peHUB Second Opinion 7.20

Gulp! Apple’s profits jump 78 percent in its fiscal third quarter.

Is it just this guy, or does working at Goldman Sachs sound like a “harrowing, existential ordeal” to you, too?

Speaking of Goldman, it plans to stay in the private equity business, thank you very much.

So much for that experiment. The Times of London loses nearly 90 percent of its online readership less than three weeks after its paywall went up.

A new poll says we like Facebook about as much as the airlines and cable companies that regularly have us tearing out our hair.

BP agrees to sell $7 billion in assets to fellow oil and gas exploration giant Apache Corp. We didn’t like those crummy old properties anyway, sniffs BP CEO Tony Hayward.

“Mad Men” is back this Sunday, and creator Matt Weiner tells us more than we want to know about the new season here. Can you stop yourself from reading?

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