The halo, barriers & more

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Formula 1 has come a long way during the course of its 70-year history, and in no area so much as in terms of safety.

In the 1960s and 70s, it was widely accepted that racing came with a real risk of severe injury or death and it took some time before the culture of striving to protect lives set in.

Three-time world champion Jackie Stewart played an important part in the push for safety during some of F1’s most dangerous years, advocating mandatory seatbelts and full-face helmets, as well as for better barriers and proper medical teams.

In more recent years, two big waves of safety innovations have been kick-started by the deaths of Ayrton Senna and Roland Ratzenberger in 1994, and Jules Bianchi’s ultimately fatal crash in 2014.

These key moments in F1 history have served as reminders that motorsport cannot become complacent and that there is always … Read More . . .

Facebook, Johnson & Johnson, Fidelity National Information Services, Alibaba and Bristol-Myers Squibb

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For Immediate Release

Chicago, IL – May 20, 2020 – Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets. Stocks recently featured in the blog include: Facebook FB, Johnson & Johnson JNJ, Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. FIS, Alibaba BABA and Bristol-Myers Squibb BMY.

Here are highlights from Tuesday’s Analyst Blog:

Top Stock Research Reports for Facebook, Johnson & Johnson and More

The Zacks Research Daily presents the best research output of our analyst team. Today’s Research Daily features new research reports on 16 major stocks, including Facebook, Johnson & Johnson and Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. These research reports have been hand-picked from the roughly 70 reports published by our analyst team today.

You can see all of today’s research reports here >>>

Facebook’s shares have outperformed

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Nintendo, Activision Blizzard, Glu Mobile, Capcom and DouYu International

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For Immediate Release

Chicago, IL – May 26, 2020 – Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets. Stocks recently featured in the blog include: Nintendo Co., Ltd. NTDOY, Activision Blizzard, Inc. ATVI, Glu Mobile Inc. GLUU, Capcom Co., Ltd. CCOEY and DouYu International Holdings Ltd. DOYU.

Here are highlights from Friday’s Analyst Blog:

Record Quarter for Videogame Sales: 5 Stocks to Buy

As more people stayed home during the first quarter of the year due to the coronavirus outbreak, they spent a record $10.86 billion on computer games, hardware and accessories, according to a report from analytics firm The NPD Group. The surge was led by Nintendo Co., Ltd., which alone helped push hardware sales up 2% over a year ago, to $773 million.

As stay-at-home orders

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Facebook Ran Multi-Year Charm Offensive to Woo State Prosecutors

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(Bloomberg) — Sheryl Sandberg’s schedule was packed as the Facebook Inc. chief operating officer arrived in Portland, Oregon, for a summer forum of state prosecutors who were meeting to talk shop and share ideas with one another.

Sandberg was slated to chat with the state officials about corporate citizenship in the digital age during a private morning session that Facebook had organized at the downtown Hilton Hotel in June 2018. She had a meet-and-greet with Utah’s attorney general, Sean Reyes, who had been considered the year before for the chairmanship of the Federal Trade Commission. Later, in another Facebook-organized meeting, Sandberg and other company managers talked about digital privacy with the state legal chiefs.

The meetings took place three months after reports that Facebook had allowed the harvesting of personal data of millions of users without their permission, in what became known as the Cambridge Analytica scandal. Federal and state

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