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Elon Musk is already richer than Mark Zuckerberg, and other notes for you to forget about COVID-19

This Wednesday we have for you information about the wealth of Elon Musk that has been on the rise for several days, the Amazon Music podcasts that arrived in Mexico, we also tell you who is the sexiest man alive, and more.

Bloomberg

Musk’s net worth soared another $ 10.2 billion on Wednesday, after Tesla shares rose 10 percent thanks to a positive rating from Morgan Stanley.

With this, Musk’s fortune reached 120 billion dollars, according to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, surpassing Mark Zuckerberg, and leaving him very close to Bill Gates.

His fortune jumped $ 7.6 billion Tuesday after the electric vehicle maker was named for inclusion in the S&P 500 index. Tesla’s meteoric rise this year has increased Musk’s net worth by $ 92.4 billion. dollars since January, more than any other member of the Bloomberg index.

The rift between Musk and Gates, two visionary tech billionaires, have traded criticism this year on Twitter or through interviews. The confrontational Musk, who once called his conversations with the Microsoft co-founder “disappointing,” tweeted in September that Gates “had no idea” about electric trucks, in response to a blog post Gates wrote in which He suggested that electricity would probably not be a practical solution for powering long-haul heavy vehicles.

Amazon

Amazon Music, the music and audio unit of the Amazon technology company, announced that since this Wednesday the podcasts arrive for the first time on the platform in Mexico.

The most popular podcasts in Mexico, such as Leyendas Legendarias, Martha Debayle or La Cotorrisa, are now available for the country on Amazon Music; Furthermore, users of the platform can listen to millions of more national and foreign podcast episodes.

Podcasts are available with Amazon Prime, Amazon Music Unlimited, and Amazon Music Free. And just as there will be popular podcasts of all kinds of genres, the company will begin to produce original content, something that Spotify has exploited with Fausto in Mexico.

Later this year, Pedersen confirmed, the first original Amazon Music podcast will arrive in Mexico. The company did not elaborate on this production.

As in other audio streaming platforms, on Amazon Music there will be a tab dedicated exclusively to podcasts; You can download them, play them at a higher speed and also set a timer to listen only as long as you want.

Actor Michael B. Jordan.Actor Michael B. Jordan.AP

Michael B. Jordan was crowned the “Sexiest Man Alive” of 2020 by People magazine.

The actor, known for his acclaimed work on Fruitvale Station, Creed and Black Panther, was announced the title winner on Tuesday night on Jimmy Kimmel Live! ‘ by ABC.

Jordan appeared dressed in a yellow biohazard protective suit and revealed his identity by removing his helmet, which featured a smiling face. He said he learned of the recognition in a call with his publicist while driving with a friend.

In the special issue of the magazine, which goes on sale Friday, he says he felt great about the appointment.

Other recent winners include John Legend, Dwayne Johnson, Chris Hemsworth, Idris Elba, Adam Levine, Channing Tatum and David Beckham.

Jordan, 33, said the women in his family “are definitely proud of this.”

Alejandro Speitzer in BadHombre magazineAlejandro Speitzer in BadHombreInstagram magazine

Mexican actor Alejandro Speitzer drew attention by unveiling the cover of BadHombre magazine in which he appears in a pink dress.

“The labels limit our decisions and personal and collective development,” he wrote on his Instagram account.

With this cover in the magazine that is characterized by making a difference, the 25-year-old actor says goodbye to stereotypes and gender roles.

Alejandro Speitzer began his career at a very young age and is known for his work on the Mexican telenovela Aventuras en el tiempo, alongside Belinda and Christopher Uckermann.

But more recently he has also rebounded his career with performances in series such as Dark Desire, with Maite Perroni, or Someone has to die, both Netflix productions.

He is also a partner of the Spanish actress Ester Expósito.

Saúl ‘Canelo’ Álvarez will return to the ring for a fight for the super middleweight title against Callum Smith on December 19 in the United States, the two boxers announced this Wednesday.

Smith will display the belt that credits him as the best in the category against one of the most popular faces in sport. The exact location of the fight has not been announced.

The two have not fought since last November, when Alvarez (53-1-2) knocked out Sergey Kovalev in 11 rounds to win the WBO light heavyweight title and Smith (27-0) won a unanimous decision from the judges to John. Ryder in his hometown of Liverpool. El Canelo vacated the WBO belt later.

Álvarez, 30, whose only loss was to Floyd Mayweather Jr. in 2013, wrote on his Instagram account that he is “smarter than ever.”

Smith, also 30, said in a statement that he had been looking for a “great fight” for a while after becoming world champion. “

With information from Uriel Blanco, AP and Bloomberg