Jeopardy! Phenom James Holzhauer Passes New Milestone With Latest Win

RELATED STORIES Ken Jennings‘ standing as Jeopardy!‘s all-time highest earner is officially… in jeopardy. Trivia master James Holzhauer racked up his 27th consecutive win on Friday, officially putting the 34-year-old professional sports gambler past the $ 2 million mark. Factoring in the $ 74,000 he took home from Friday’s game, his overall earnings now total […]

Nintendo Switch news: Big boost for Nintendo as company aims for massive 2019 milestone

The Nintendo Switch continues to break records for the games giant, who are still aiming to smash a massive milestone in 2019. It has recently been confirmed that Nintendo is looking to reach their ambitious target of 20 million consoles sold by the end of the financial year in March 2019. The Switch has already […]

Bitcoin nosedives below $4,000, crashing through 2nd milestone in a week

Bitcoin (BTC) has hit a 14-month low, trading below the $ 4,000 threshold for the first time since last year, shedding thousands of virtual coins since the start of the week. BTC experienced a nosedive (to around $ 3,750) on Saturday evening, falling by 14 percent in a day and a staggering 25 percent since […]

America’s stockmarket passes a milestone

ON AUGUST 22nd America’s bull market in equities turned 3,453 days old. Since hitting a low of 666 in March 2009, the S&P 500 index has increased more than fourfold, driven by strong corporate profits, low inflation, stable economic growth and a boatload of central-bank stimulus. Despite five corrections of at least 10%, the index […]

Mamma Mia 2 hits HUGE milestone as Meryl Streep and co-stars continue to impress

The sequel to the hit 2008 musical has successfully surpassed a $ 100 million gross at the US box office, Screen Daily reports. Another $ 5.8 million was added to its cumulative total this weekend, bringing it to a lively $ 103.8 million in the US alone. Its global haul is now thought to be […]

A milestone is reached with the first zero-cost tracker funds

SINCE 1975, when the first retail investment fund that aimed simply to mimic a stockmarket index was launched by Vanguard, such “passive” funds have squeezed margins and profits right across the asset-management industry. On August 1st that trend reached its logical endpoint with the launch of two zero-cost tracker funds by Fidelity, a Boston-based firm […]

Roger Federer is about to hit yet another massive career milestone

AP Images Roger Federer has reached yet another massive career milestone — he has spent a total of 900 weeks ranked within ATP’s list of top current male tennis players. From Monday, Federer will also have spent 900 consecutive weeks in the top 25. This is something no other male player has ever managed to […]

Morne Morkel’s 300 milestone

Video Morne Morkel’s 300 milestone0:59 Cricket: Morne Morkel has become the fifth South African to reach 300 wickets, dismissing Shaun Marsh caught behind. March 24th 2018 2 hours ago /display/ news and galleries/Cricket news and galleries/ Cricket Morne Morkel’s 300 milestone0:59 March 24th 2018 2 hours ago /display/ news and galleries/Cricket news and galleries/ Rabata […]