Netflix Rebounds In Q3, Beating Financial Forecasts With Narrow Subscriber Miss

Netflix bounced back in the third quarter, posting financial results ahead of Wall Street estimates, while falling slightly short of its internal subscriber forecasts. Wall Street analysts had expected earnings of $1.04 a share, but Netflix delivered $1.47, nearly double the 89 cents a share in the year-earlier period. Total revenue came in at $5.245…

The Newark Earthworks: A Traveling Architect’s View

The axial alignment of the moonrise with Newark s Octagon Earthworks.  Courtesy of The Ancient Ohio Trail In my line of work, I need to know about important architectural monuments around the world. I’ve taught architecture and its history at the University of Cincinnati for forty years. I’d already been there half that time, teaching…

CIM Real Estate Finance Trust, Inc. Sells Properties for Approximately $1.25 Billion

Certain subsidiaries of CIM Real Estate Finance Trust, . “CMFT”, a publicly registered non-listed real estate investment trust “REIT” that primarily owns and operates a diversified portfolio of core commercial real estate assets consisting of net leased properties, have entered into an approximately $. billion purchase and sale agreement to sell single-tenant properties to Realty…

Self-Marketing Geniuses: The Wisdom Of Albert Einstein And Stephen Hawking

Charlie Chaplin once said to Albert Einstein: They cheer me because they all understand me, and they cheer you, because no one understands you.” Alamy Albert Einstein and Stephen Hawking were both brilliant physicists, and they were also self-marketing geniuses. In today’s world, via the media and internet, people are bombarded with more information than…

A Capital City in the Jungle? It’s Not a Crazy Idea

The proximate trigger is climate change – Jakarta is sinking into the sea. President Joko Widodo is planning a giant wall to keep big waves out, but global warming presents a clear danger to low-lying cities. After analyzing cyclone-vulnerable coastal cities in countries, World Bank economists have concluded that % of the damage from storm-surge catastrophes would fall on three Asian cities…