Chess has recently experienced a resurgence in interest and there is one key contributing factor — Netflix.

Netflix’s new show “The Queen’s Gambit” has caused a peak interest in chess.

Google Trends Analytics over the past few 5 years shows a peak in the search term interest for “chess” over…


While Uber’s key business segments (ride hailing and food delivery) are expected to grow rapidly over the next 5 years, the road to profitability for Uber is unknown in the next 1–2 years. Uber is struggling to maintain market share in its core offerings while continuing to spend heavily in…


Source: Alkymi website: Data Inbox platform example

Alkymi is a machine learning-powered data inbox designed to automatically extract unstructured data from inputs like email, process it, and incorporate it into an enterprise’s workflow. Alkymi was founded in 2017 and raised a $5M seed round in Feb. 2020.

Why is Alkymi interesting?

Alkymi is interesting because it is solving a known problem…


Source: www.yrcharisma.com

In an increasingly digital world, people, bloggers and companies are continuing to fight for the attention of consumers. The term “clickbait” was popularized in the past few years as advertisement titles or links often contained extreme or essentially false information to attract consumers to click on it.

But, is clickbait…


The comments section on practically all social media / publication platforms is a pure goldmine. I can’t remember the last time that I’ve seen a highly viewed video (e.g., YouTube, TikTok) or post (e.g. Facebook, Twitter) without running to the comments section.

Now, what makes the comments section so powerful…


I doubt anyone will say quarantine is a normal time. Never would I have imagined a time when the entire country, let alone the world, would go into lockdown due to a health pandemic (I always thought we were too advanced for that). As the virus continued to spread a…


By now, you must have heard of the app TikTok. If you haven’t, here is what you need to know. TikTok is a social media platform designed to create, share, and discover short videos. Some call it Vine 2.0. …

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