The U.S. pushed China Wednesday to rein in companies that deal with North Korea after President Donald Trump tweeted ahead of the high-level talks that Beijing's efforts to sway its wayward ally weren't...
Wednesday, Jun 21, 2017 at 04:20 AM PDT
Uber CEO Kalanick Steps Down Amid Investor Pressure
Uber CEO Travis Kalanick resigned from his position at the ride-hailing app company he co-founded, Kalanick said in a statement Tuesday.
Kalanick's exit came under pressure from investors amid accusations of a...
Tuesday, Jun 20, 2017 at 01:35 PM PDT
Diners Prefer Fast Food to Sit-Down Restaurants: Survey
When it comes to food, more Americans are looking for convenience over quality these days.
NBC News reports that satisfaction with full-service restaurants has reached its lowest point in 10 years, according to...
Uber is enabling passengers to tip its U.S. drivers with a tap on its ride-hailing app for the first time, part of a push to recast itself as a company with a conscience and a heart.
Besides the built-in...
Tuesday, Jun 20, 2017 at 11:52 AM PDT
Amazon Strikes Again; the Dressing Room in Your House
Amazon is increasingly claiming territory once held exclusively by department stores and it's doing so again, essentially placing a dressing room in your house.
Amazon is testing a new service for Prime members...
Tuesday, Jun 20, 2017 at 07:33 AM PDT
Ken Gets Makeover: Cornrows, Beefy Bod and New Skin Tones
He's been overshadowed by Barbie for decades, but now Ken is finally getting some attention.
Mattel is introducing 15 new looks for the male doll, giving him new skin tones, body shapes and hair styles. The...
Tuesday, Jun 20, 2017 at 05:32 AM PDT
'Love at First Sight' for Whole Foods and Amazon: CEO
Whole Foods CEO John Mackey says the deal to be acquired by Amazon was the result of a "whirlwind courtship."
Mackey made the remarks during a town hall with Whole Foods employees after the $13.7 billion...
Monday, Jun 19, 2017 at 01:01 PM PDT
Amazon Buys Whole Foods: What That Means for Grocery Prices
Analysts predict big changes for grocers following Amazon’s surprise purchase of Whole Foods, NBC News reported.
But they also say there is a clear winner here: Shoppers.
"This was a very exciting announcement...
Monday, Jun 19, 2017 at 11:26 AM PDT
Time Warner Just Handed Snapchat a $100 Million Lifeline
Snap, the company behind the social media app Snapchat, saw a spike in its shares on Monday after the announcement of a new deal with Time Warner.
The deal is valued at $100 million, people familiar with the...