This is cool: We interview Tim Cook, Elon Musk and Bill Gates in the tech-heavy final two episodes of “Axios on HBO,” airing the next two Sundays at 6:30pm.

Breaking Thursday in oil: Via S&P Global Platts, "Russia is committed to continuing its cooperation with OPEC, and is satisfied with current oil prices of around $70/b, President Vladimir Putin said Thursday."

Onto music. At this moment 25 years ago, Pearl Jam was atop the Billboard album charts with "Vs." so they've got today's intro tune...