Brittany Umar

Brittany joined TheStreet TV in November 2006 after completing a degree in Journalism and Media Studies at Rutgers College. Previously, Brittany interned at the local ABC affiliate in New York City WABC-TV 7 where she helped research and produce On Your Side, a popular consumer advocacy segment.

Recent Articles By The Author

Koch Brothers to Hold Shindig for GOP Contenders

Koch Brothers to Hold Shindig for GOP Contenders

The conference in California will draw wealth donors and Republican presidential candidates.

GOP Presidential Hopefuls to Seek Support at Koch Brothers Event

GOP Presidential Hopefuls to Seek Support at Koch Brothers Event

Republican presidential hopefuls will get their chance to seek the support of billionaire brothers Charles and David Koch and other wealthy conservatives at an event in California this weekend.

Apple Eyes New TV Set-Top Box For This Fall

Apple Eyes New TV Set-Top Box For This Fall

Apple is reportedly preparing to launch its next generation Apple TV set-top box for debut this September.

Apple Reportedly Readying New Apple TV Set-Top Box For This Fall

Apple Reportedly Readying New Apple TV Set-Top Box For This Fall

Apple (AAPL) is reportedly readying the next generation of its Apple TV set-top box for debut this September.

Microsoft: Windows 10 Now on 14 Million Devices Just Days After Release

Microsoft: Windows 10 Now on 14 Million Devices Just Days After Release

Microsoft released its newest operating system via a free download.

Solid Start for Microsoft Windows 10 on 14M Devices, Analyst Says

Solid Start for Microsoft Windows 10 on 14M Devices, Analyst Says

Microsoft (MSFT) announced its new Windows 10 operating system is running on more than 14 million devices in just a couple days after it was released via a free download.

Carl Icahn and Carlos Slim Eye Struggling Relativity Media

Carl Icahn and Carlos Slim Eye Struggling Relativity Media

Carl Icahn and Carlos Slim are reportedly interested in Relativity Media, the struggling studio behind films including "Masterminds," with Zach Galifianakis and Kristen Wiig.

Rolls-Royce's Profit Drops on Weakness in Marine Business and Offshore Markets

Rolls-Royce's Profit Drops on Weakness in Marine Business and Offshore Markets

Rolls-Royce reported a 32% fall in half-year profits on Thursday tied to weaker demand in its marine business and offshore markets.

Carl Icahn, Carlos Slim Reportedly Interested in Relativity Media

Carl Icahn, Carlos Slim Reportedly Interested in Relativity Media

Relativity Media, the struggling studio behind films like Zach Galifianakis, Kristen Wiig movie 'Masterminds,' is reportedly attracting the interest of billionaires Carl Icahn and Carlos Slim.

Rolls Royce's Profit Drops on Lower Demand From Airlines for A330

Rolls Royce's Profit Drops on Lower Demand From Airlines for A330

Rolls-Royce reported a 34% fall in half-year profits on Thursday tied to weaker demand for the Airbus A330ceo (current engine option).