After the sleep economy, what's next to be monetised? Breathing? | Arwa Mahdawi

  The Guardian 

Image source : theguardian.com
Here’s a wakeup call: the latest hip startup selling new-fangled mattresses and performance pyjamas won’t fix people’s sleep problems For a moment, I thought 2019 might have been the year the startup bubble finally burst. Lyft and Uber both had disappointing initial public offerings (IPOs). Then WeWork, the office-space startup whose CEOonce proudly proclaimed that the company’s multibillion-dollar valuation was “more based on our energy and spirituality than it is on a multiple of revenue”,spectacularly imploded . The company had to cancel going public as it became clear that “spirituality” didn’t compensate for burning through cash without a clear path to profitability. Around the same time, Peloton, the connected exercise bike company that promised investors it sold “happiness” and was “so much more than a bike”, had a disastrous IPO. It seems the market cottoned on to the fact that it was actually just a bike company after all – and a loss-making one at that. Continue reading...

The Room Where It Happened : A White House Memoir Hardcover – 23 Jun. 2020 by John Bolton (Author). As President Trump’s National Security Advisor, John Bolton spent many of his 453 days in the room where it happened, and the facts speak for themselves. The result is a White House memoir that is the most comprehensive and substantial account of the Trump Administration, and one of the few to date by a top-level official...
Buy now : £19.99 , FREE Delivery .

(As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.)

 ▼ Related news : 
Breonna Taylor's name is known around the world but she still can't get justice at home | Arwa Mahdawi
The Guardian  
Trump's 1776 commission is proof America is spiraling toward facism | Arwa Mahdawi
The Guardian  
Recent News !
  *Drops iPod and immediately breaks out into a cold sweat* View Entire Post ›
  A Mail on Sunday investigation has unearthed dozens of shocking video tutorials encouraging riders to manipulate the battery-powered...
  The time has come for Brodie Van Wagenen’s tire-fire tenure as Mets GM to end.
  Barrie Howes was killed in a freak accident as he travelled home from work after heeding the Government's call to avoid public transport...
  The head of the Confederation of British Industry urges a "spirit of compromise" as trade talks resume.
  Although it may cause traditionalists to turn a milky shade of white, experts have claimed the best way to make our national drink is...
  Are you getting enough vitamin D? It could help protect you from an adverse Covid-19 outcome.
  Harry and Meghan's comments, in which they called on American voters to 'reject hate speech, misinformation and online...
  More than 80 years after the Hindenburg Disaster in Lakehurst, New Jersey, shocked the world in 1937, newly altered footage of the shows the frightening crash in...
  By Sunday evening, 1.5 million people - almost half of Wales' population - will be locked down.
  Gigi and Zayn announced last week that they had welcomed their first baby together. Now sources claim to have details of the happy arrival - including the birth ...
  DEREK LAUD: You may not have noticed, but the Liberal Democrats are holding their conference this weekend. It could have been so different had the leadership not...
  Former ITV presenter Allegra Stratton, who works as Chancellor Rishi Sunak's director of communications, is on the final...
  Punters were spotted descending on trendy Soho in the West End of London as well as in Leeds (pictured) on a bitter evening across the UK.
  The 23-year-old is accused of shooting Matt Ratana in a custody suite at a police station in Croydon, south London, before shooting himself. He remains ...
  The aim mechanic in NBA 2K was created to eliminate the advantage or disadvantages that stem from latency with online play. Some members of...
  Prepare to be bamboozled! View Entire Post ›
  Some of Britain's most recognisable faces have joined the Mail on Sunday's war on toxic US food and we're now calling on our readers to do...
  France records more than 14,000 new Covid cases; Colombia passes 800,000 infections; Saudi Arabia plans to resume...
  This could explain the frosty relationship between the pair that has allegedly been disrupting TOWIE filming – with all the drama set to explode in front ...
  With new restrictions cutting takings at shops and restaurants, property owners see little chance of collecting all rents due Late-night revellers and publicans may not ...
  A FINAL agreement between the United Kingdom and the European Union is "very much possible" yet "far from certain",...
  Charities and human rights groups said officials had failed to provide basic services About 250 human rights activists have protested in the northern French port ...
  HEROES of the pandemic will be honoured with special gongs in the Queen’s delayed birthday honours list next week. Hundreds of doctors, nurses, care ...
About newsoneplace.com - Privacy & Terms -
Copyright © 2015 www.newsoneplace.com - Hosted on Linode