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Evening Reading - October 24, 2019

It's time for your Evening Reading, Shackers. Check it out.


Hey Shacknews, it's time for your Evening Reading, Let's officially close out our day of posting. Please take a look.

Mixer adds shroud to its streamer roster

Microsoft has dump trucks of money that they are willing to throw at streamers for exclusivity. 

The Black-and-White World of Big Tech

Kara Swisher penned a feature article for the NY Times about free speech and tech companies. This opinion piece follows Zuckerberg's hearing in front of Congress.

Jim Sterling's Fallout 76 Fallout 1st video

This was a particularly funny video by Sterling. The Fallout 76 Fallout 1st sub costs more than Xbox Game Pass.

Amazon drops and Intel pops on earnings releases

Amazon shares were down on a revenue miss.
Amazon shares were down on a revenue miss.

Amazon's stock dropped over $100/share on a revenue miss while Intel's stock gained 4% in after-hours trading on better-than-expected revenue guidance.

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Asif Khan is the Luminary and majority shareholder of Shacknews. He began his career in video game journalism as a freelancer in 2001 for Asif is a CPA and was formerly an investment adviser representative. After much success in his own personal investments, he retired from his day job in financial services and is currently focused on new private investments. His favorite PC game of all time is Duke Nukem 3D, and he is an unapologetic fan of most things Nintendo. Asif first frequented the Shack when it was sCary's Shugashack to find all things Quake. When he is not immersed in investments or gaming he is a purveyor of fine electronic music. Asif also has an irrational love of Cleveland sports.

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