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Goldman Sachs Results for Third Quarter Beat the Street

Goldman Sachs Results for Third Quarter Beat the Street

Goldman Sachs Group posted profit Tuesday for its third quarter that was down 3% compared to the same period one year ago, but its quarterly revenues were up 2%. Both its revenues and earnings per share beat Wall Street expectations.... 
Report: iPhone 8 Being Out Sold by iPhone 7

Report: iPhone 8 Being Out Sold by iPhone 7

The older Apple iPhone 7 models continue to outsell the just released iPhone 8 prior to the early November debut of iPhone X, the latest generations premium Apple smartphone, said one report by an analyst on Wall Street, citing surveys... 
CEO at Airbus Warns Of Fines Due to Probe Over Corruption

CEO at Airbus Warns Of Fines Due to Probe Over Corruption

Airbus CEO Tom Enders said again Friday that the group might face substantial fines resulting from the corruption investigations by the UK and France into using middlemen in sales of planes. Enders during an interview with Le Monde... 
Media: Russians Used Kaspersky Software in Hacks

Media: Russians Used Kaspersky Software in Hacks

Israeli intelligence spying on government hackers from Russia found the hackers used Kaspersky Lab software that is used as well by more than 400 million people worldwide, including governmental agencies in the U.S., said a media report... 
Netflix Wants to Set the Record Straight on Canadian Content

Netflix Wants to Set the Record Straight on Canadian Content

After receiving widespread criticism from important players in cultural industries in Canada, video streaming service Netflix started its own public relations campaign where its goal is to set the record straight over the pledge it... 
Project Loon by Google Will Deliver Cell Coverage in Puerto Rico

Project Loon by Google Will Deliver Cell Coverage in Puerto Rico

An experimental license has been granted by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission or FCC to Project Loon by Google to provide emergency cellular services across all of Puerto Rico, which recently was devastated by a hurricane. The... 
Tesla Production Output Not Up to Par for Model 3 Forecast

Tesla Production Output Not Up to Par for Model 3 Forecast

Tesla Inc. has struggled in producing its least expensive model just after its debut, setting back the mission of CEO Elon Musk to reach the mainstream consumer. Only 260 of its Model 3s were built by the automaker during the three-month... 
Fifty Dead and 200 More Injured in Las Vegas Concert Shooting

Fifty Dead and 200 More Injured in Las Vegas Concert Shooting

Authorities said a sole gunman turned a concert in Las Vegas into a shooting range on Sunday night killing 50 people while injuring over 200 others in what is now the deadliest mass shooting in the modern history of the U.S. The suspect... 
North Korea Says Trump’s Threat Has Increased Army Volunteers

North Korea Says Trump’s Threat Has Increased Army Volunteers

North Korea has said that close to 5 million of its citizens offered to re-enlist or join the army following threats made by U.S. President Donald Trump that he would totally destroy the nation. Close to 4.7 million workers and students... 
China Giving Carmakers Additional Time in Plan for Electric Vehicles

China Giving Carmakers Additional Time in Plan for Electric Vehicles

China unveiled its comprehensive new set of rules for emissions and delayed a program for credit-score tied to electric car production, giving automakers additional time to prepare for their phasing out of vehicles that are powered... 
India’s Reliance Offering Deeply Discounted Phone

India’s Reliance Offering Deeply Discounted Phone

Jio, the telecom upstart of India’s Reliance Industries is covering a minimum of 40% of the cost for its basic 4G smartphone, said two sources who are close to the situation, as it is betting on recovering that investment through... 
Facebook and Microsoft Complete 4,100-Mile Trans-Atlantic Cable

Facebook and Microsoft Complete 4,100-Mile Trans-Atlantic Cable

Facebook, Microsoft and Telxius the telecoms infrastructure business announced that they had completed the highest ever capacity subsea cable to cross the Atlantic Ocean. This new cable has the capacity to transmit 160 terabits of... 
Study: Twenty-five Percent of Cancer Patients Using Marijuana

Study: Twenty-five Percent of Cancer Patients Using Marijuana

The use of medical marijuana in alleviating symptoms related to the treatment of cancer is one of its most well-known uses, and a recent study has found that the use of the drug amongst patients with cancer has become more and more... 
Reservations for Restaurants Can Now Be Made on Airbnb

Reservations for Restaurants Can Now Be Made on Airbnb

Short-term rental company Airbnb announced Wednesday that users are now able to book reservations for restaurants on the Airbnb app. The new reservation service has been made possible due to a partnership with restaurant reservations... 
Rickshaw Ride-Sharing Service Created for Refugees

Rickshaw Ride-Sharing Service Created for Refugees

For millions of refugees that live in camps, the ability to rebuild their lives is dependent upon transportation. Without transportation, families in the refugee camps are not able to reach hospitals, send their children to schools,... 
Online Gaming’s Top Three Billionaires

Online Gaming’s Top Three Billionaires

Online gaming is now a huge global business. Literally billions of people play games via the web one way or another. It could be just a casual free game to enjoy on a smartphone, a massive multiplayer roleplaying adventure with millions... 
Nestle Paying $425 Million to Acquire Coffee Company

Nestle Paying $425 Million to Acquire Coffee Company

Nestle SA will purchase Blue Bottle Coffee as the Switzerland based company looks to bolster its presence in the U.S. amidst growing demand for upscale coffee blends. Nestle is paying $425 million for a stake of 68% in the company,... 
Mophie and Belkin Already Offering Wireless Charging for new iPhones

Mophie and Belkin Already Offering Wireless Charging for new iPhones

The wireless charging pads for the new Apple iPhones will not be available until 2018, but Mophie and Belkin two big third-party providers said their products that are compatible are on sale already. As was highly anticipated and expected,... 
Nordstrom Opening Store With No Clothes but Serves Beer

Nordstrom Opening Store With No Clothes but Serves Beer

Nordstrom will try out a smaller store. The upscale department store announced on Monday that it would be opening a small store of 3,000 square feet, just a fraction of the size of one of its typical stores of over 140,000 square feet. The... 
iPhone Price Tag Could Hurt Excitement in China

iPhone Price Tag Could Hurt Excitement in China

Apple Inc. is expected to launched the much anticipated “iPhone 8” Tuesday, and hopes that the number’s auspicious connotations across China help to turn its fortunes around in the largest smartphone market in the world, following... 
Kroger Stock Drops On Fall in Profit

Kroger Stock Drops On Fall in Profit

Kroger Co. posted profit that was sharply lower as the largest supermarket chain in the country slashed prices while investing in technology to help it maintain pace with increased competition amongst grocers. The grocer, based in... 
Poor Posture among Students: How to Deal with this while in College

Poor Posture among Students: How to Deal with this while in College

Every student has repeatedly heard that keeping good posture is imperative. Good posture aids in reducing stress levels and also eliminate fatigue.  Despite the thorough understanding of the importance of maintaining good posture,... 
Billionaire in China Sues Social Media for Malicious Rumors

Billionaire in China Sues Social Media for Malicious Rumors

One of the richest men in China has taken legal action against what he called rumor mongers that he accused of spreading fake news about his company and him. The huge Chinese conglomerate Dalian Wanda Group, has filed several lawsuits... 
Los Angeles Times-Chicago Tribune Group Buys New York Daily News

Los Angeles Times-Chicago Tribune Group Buys New York Daily News

The chain of newspapers led by Michael Ferro the software entrepreneur bought the tabloid New York Daily News, adding the largest media market in the nation to its mix of dailies that include the Chicago Tribune, Baltimore Sun and... 
European Union Approves Air Berlin Lifeline

European Union Approves Air Berlin Lifeline

The European Union’s European Commission has approved a bridge loan for Germany based Air Berlin that will maintain the insolvent airline flying while it attempts to find buyers for the company’s assets. Air Berlin, the second... 
Campbell Stock Dives As Poor Outlook Follows Buffett Blow

Campbell Stock Dives As Poor Outlook Follows Buffett Blow

Campbell Soup Co. saw its shares plunge after it posted earnings that disappointed. The packaged food conglomerate also delivered a forecast that was weaker than was expected, bringing additional evidence that a slump industry wide... 
Google Denies it Urged Firing by Think Tank of Critic

Google Denies it Urged Firing by Think Tank of Critic

Google has rejected the claims on Wednesday of a critic who said the search engine giant played a role in firing him from a prominent think tank following his open praise of the decision by the European Commission to fine the tech... 
Kik Raising $135 Million with Sale of Digital Currency

Kik Raising $135 Million with Sale of Digital Currency

Kik Interactive the messaging startup based in Canada will be receiving its largest to date cash infusion, but much of the injection of new cash will be from just regular people rather that from venture capitalists. The Ontario-based... 
Domino’s Pizza and Ford Motor Delivering Pizza in Self-Driving Vehicles

Domino’s Pizza and Ford Motor Delivering Pizza in Self-Driving Vehicles

Domino’s Pizza and Ford have teamed up for a research trial in which Ford vehicles equipped with technology for self-driving will be delivering pizzas to regular customers, in an attempt to determine how it will be accepted by everyday... 
Engineer at Volkswagen Sentenced to Prison for Diesel Case

Engineer at Volkswagen Sentenced to Prison for Diesel Case

An engineer with Volkswagen on Friday was sentenced to 40 months behind bars for the role he played in the German automaker’s scheme of 10 years to cheat emissions testing for vehicles with diesel motors sold in the U.S. James Liang... 
Qantas Profit Tops Estimates, Investors Given More Cash

Qantas Profit Tops Estimates, Investors Given More Cash

Qantas Airways Ltd. said it will offer its fourth buyback of shares in the past two years as the air carrier posted annual earnings that were better than had been expected, and marking an end of its turnaround of three years under... 
Dixons Carphone Shares Plummet on Mobile Slowdown Warning

Dixons Carphone Shares Plummet on Mobile Slowdown Warning

Shares of Dixons Carphone Plc plunged on Thursday after it forecast a drop in its earnings this year, which was unexpected. Shares fell by up to 32%, as more expensive phones and a lack of new, hot products deterred Brits from upgrading... 
CEO of Chevron Stepping Down

CEO of Chevron Stepping Down

Chevron Corp CEO John Watson announced he would step down by the end of September and his likely successor will be Mike Wirth the Vice Chairman, said a source, who is familiar with this ongoing matter. The shake-up, which was unexpected,... 
Great Wall in China Confirms Fiat Chrysler Interest

Great Wall in China Confirms Fiat Chrysler Interest

Great Wall Motor Co., based in China is interested in making a bid for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, said a company official Monday, which confirmed the reports it was pursuing part of or all of the owner of Ram trucks and Jeep brands. Speculation... 
Apple Making Big Investment In Original Content

Apple Making Big Investment In Original Content

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) is planning to invest about $1 billion over the next year in acquiring and producing original TV shows. Apple is reportedly looking to match the high-quality content of networks like HBO. According to a source... 
Safety Tips For Viewing The Solar Eclipse

Safety Tips For Viewing The Solar Eclipse

A solar eclipse is one of nature’s grandest spectacles and one is scheduled to cross the U.S. on Aug. 21. For a few minutes, the sun will go dark with a halo of light around it, the temperature will fall, and beautiful sunset colors... 
J.C. Penney Earnings Report Shows Weakness In Apparel Business

J.C. Penney Earnings Report Shows Weakness In Apparel Business

In the second quarter ended July 29, J.C. Penney (NYSE:JCP) saw its net loss net loss widen to $62 million, or 20 cents per share, from $56 million, or 18 cents per share, in the same quarter of the previous year. So far this year,... 
Oprah Winfrey Launches Line Of Refrigerated Products

Oprah Winfrey Launches Line Of Refrigerated Products

Oprah Winfrey is branching out into food branded under her own name. She partnered with Kraft Heinz Co. (NYSE:HNZ) on her new line of refrigerated soups and side dishes. The products, branded “O, That’s Good”, start... 
Anthem Pulling Out Of More ACA Exchanges

Anthem Pulling Out Of More ACA Exchanges

Anthem Inc. (NYSE:ANTM) has announced that it is exiting more Affordable Care Act markets. The company has already announced it is withdrawing from Ohio, Indiana, Wisconsin, and much of California. Anthem is providing Affordable Care... 
Blue Apron Announces Its Plans For 2 New Jersey Facilities

Blue Apron Announces Its Plans For 2 New Jersey Facilities

Blue Apron Holdings Inc. (NYSE:APRN) has announced plans to close a New Jersey facility and move those jobs to a new facility opening in the state later this year. According to a public notice, 1,270 Blue Apron employees would be affected,... 
Tesla Reports Wider Loss For Q2

Tesla Reports Wider Loss For Q2

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) announced its second-quarter earnings Wednesday. Tesla reported losing $401.4 million in the quarter that ended June 30, compared with a loss of $293.2 million in the same quarter of last year. Its net loss grew... 
Privacy Concerns Arise Over Google’s New Tracking Tool

Privacy Concerns Arise Over Google’s New Tracking Tool

The Electronic Privacy and Information Center (EPIC) is requesting that the Federal Trade Commission investigate Alphabet’s (NASDAQ:GOOG) Google over its new tool to track in-store shopping. The privacy advocacy group wants the FTC... 
U.S. Travelers To Mexico Warned About Counterfeit Alcohol

U.S. Travelers To Mexico Warned About Counterfeit Alcohol

The U.S. State Department has issued a warning to tourists to be careful what they drink while visiting Mexico. The agency updated the Safety and Security section of its Mexico country page with a warning to travelers that there have... 
Investor Wants Barnes & Noble To Sell Itself

Investor Wants Barnes & Noble To Sell Itself

Activist investor Sandell Asset Management Corp. has written a letter to the Barnes & Noble (NYSE:BKS) board stating that the chain should try to sell itself. The investor believes that Barnes & Noble should be owned by investors... 
Three Square Market First U.S. Firm To Microchip Employees

Three Square Market First U.S. Firm To Microchip Employees

Three Square Market will be the first firm in the U.S. to install microchips in its employees’ hands. The company is anticipating that over 50 employees will be voluntarily chipped out of 85 employees at the company’s head... 
Microsoft Tops Estimates For Profit And Revenue

Microsoft Tops Estimates For Profit And Revenue

Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ:MSFT) reported better-than-expected quarterly profit and revenue for the fourth quarter of its fiscal year, ended June 30. Microsoft reported net income of $7.7 billion, or 98 cents a share, on revenue of $24.7... 
Qualcomm Takes Big Hit Over Apple Dispute

Qualcomm Takes Big Hit Over Apple Dispute

Qualcomm’s (NASDAQ:QCOM) finances are taking heavy hits over its licensing dispute with Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL). The company reported a 40 percent decline in year-over-year profits for the third quarter of its fiscal year. Net income... 
Amazon Takes On Blue Apron With Meal Kits

Amazon Takes On Blue Apron With Meal Kits

This month, Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) filed a trademark for a meal kit service similar to the kind offered by Blue Apron (NYSE:APRN) and others. The filing is dated July 6, just days after leading meal kit delivery company Blue Apron’s... 
Trump International Hotels Suffers Security Breach

Trump International Hotels Suffers Security Breach

Trump International Hotels Management has revealed that 14 of its properties have been compromised by a data breach. The affected properties included Trump Las Vegas, Trump Chicago, and the recently-opened Trump hotel in Washington,... 
Special Edition KFC Phone Released In China

Special Edition KFC Phone Released In China

A KFC-branded Android smartphone released in China is the latest special edition phone from Huawei. The phone has been released to commemorate the chicken chain’s 30th anniversary of entering the Chinese fast food market. KFC...