Is Billionaire Okay?

Is Billionaire Okay?

Image: APIf you read a lot of tech news, the mind wanders every so often to billionaire SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son. Is he sitting at his desk, the blackened banana peel of a detonated booby cigar still dangling from his lips, since SoftBank’s multi-billion-dollar gamble on WeWork spectacularly blew up in his face? Or is…

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The week in pictures

The week in pictures

A selection of striking news photographs from around the world this week. Image copyright Rebecca Naden / Reuters Image caption A new piece of art that appeared on the side of a house in Bristol was been confirmed as the work of street artist Banksy. Image copyright Phil Noble / Reuters Image caption Robyn Peoples…

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Week in Pictures: 25-31 January

Week in Pictures: 25-31 January

A selection of striking news photographs from around the world this week. Image copyright Athit Perawongmetha / Reuters Image caption Chinese tourists wearing protective masks pray at the Erawan Shrine in Bangkok, Thailand. The World Health Organisation declared a global health emergency over the outbreak of coronavirus, which originated in Wuhan, China. At least 213…

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