Chris Bolster Assumes Finance VP Role at Booz Allen

Chris Bolster, a nearly two-decade Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) veteran, has been promoted to vice president of finance at the McLean, Virginia-headquartered information technology and services provider. He announced his new role Wednesday on LinkedIn and assumed the position after serving as director of finance and operations at Booz Allen for more than a … Read more

Economic Development Council to assess business competitiveness with survey

The Holmes County Economic Development Council invites local businesses to participate in a Wage & Benefit Study to help measure the competitive balance and other issues and challenges facing a variety of industries in the Holmes County area. Holmes County Economic Development Council Executive Director Mark Leininger explained the purpose behind the survey. “Many local … Read more

Amid Declining Sales, Apple Is Preparing To Launch OLED iPad Pro And Two Variants Of iPad Air 6 In Early 2024

Apple plans to launch OLED iPad Pro with M3 chip and M2 iPad Air models next yearA

Apple’s iPad shipments have declined in the past quarter as the company failed to bring new changes. The entire iPad lineup is expected to be upgraded next year, which includes the iPad Pro, iPad Air, iPad mini, and the entry-level iPad. Today, industry analyst Mark Gurman reported that Apple is expected to launch two variants … Read more

Bitcoin From Satoshi Nakamoto’s Era Were Moved as BTC Prices Hit $44,000

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A significant amount of bitcoin acquired by mining during the network’s early stages was moved earlier this week, joining the rare instances where bitcoin from the “Satoshi era” has been transferred. Over 1,000 bitcoins from an early miner were moved to trading desks and custodian services on December 4, on-chain data firm CryptoQuant shared with … Read more

Apple reportedly plans to launch new iPads and MacBook Air. Check expected specs and pricing

Apple is preparing to launch several new models and upgrades for its Mac and iPads in a bid to reverse declining sales in this segment. Mac and iPad together account for almost 15% of Apple’s revenue, but the decline in consumer spending on technology and the lack of new models from Apple has hit the … Read more

DC area experiencing increase in retail theft. For small stores, it’s not just business — it’s personal

D.C.-area small businesses are seeing an uptick in theft. For store owners, it’s not just business when someone steals from them, it’s also personal. Joanne Wunderly got a dreaded call one morning two years ago that there had been a break-in at her Manassas, Virginia, store and the burglar made off with the cash register. … Read more

Why investors failed to embrace Jeff Ubben’s Inclusive Capital

Earlier this year the activist Jeff Ubben predicted that the first model of the environmental, social and governance investing movement would eventually disappear. It was a surprising claim for an investor who just three years before had launched a hedge fund inspired by Rachel Carson’s landmark environmental book, Silent Spring. But Ubben also predicted that … Read more