Watson’s Weekly 08-06-2024

This is an amalgamation of the “best bits” of the daily weekday newsletter/blog woven together to form a concise and coherent view on the things that matter in the commercial and economic news of the week. 

THE COLOURED HIGHLIGHT REFERS TO THE EDITION WHERE THE STORY APPEARED IN WATSON’S DAILY. Clicking on the day will take you to the appropriate edition of Watson’s Daily.

IN BIG PICTURE NEWS...

This was the week of shock election results, when Nvidia became bigger than Apple and when Shein caused even more of a kerfuffle…

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IN CLIMATE/ENERGY-RELATED NEWS…

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IN CRYPTO NEWS…

IN BUSINESS & CONSUMER TRENDS NEWS...

IN BUSINESS TRENDS NEWS…

IN CONSUMER TRENDS…

IN TECH & MEDIA NEWS...

IN AI NEWS…

IN MEDIA NEWS…

IN IPO AND M&A NEWS...

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IN M&A NEWS…

IN AUTOMOTIVE NEWS...

IN DRIVERLESS NEWS…

IN EV-RELATED NEWS…

IN “TRAD” CAR NEWS…

IN OTHER NEWS...

BANTER

My favourite “AND FINALLY” video this week was Uncle Roger’s latest roast of a Jamie Oliver recipe! Honestly, Jamie – what is going on??!?!