Local news sites Gothamist, LAist and DCist are coming back from the dead. Their assets (including story archives) have been acquired by three public radio companies — WNYC in New York, KPCC in Southern California and WAMU in Washington, D.C.
According to the acquisition announcement, the deal comes after a competitive sale process, and it was funded by “generous philanthropic… Read More
After Microsoft signed a deal to test Windows 10 on Xiaomi devices in 2015 and then Xiaomi bought a trove of patents to help run other Microsoft services on its devices in 2016, today the two companies announced another chapter in its collaboration. Xiaomi and Microsoft have signed a Strategic Framework Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to work more closely in the areas of cloud computing,… Read More
An emotional support dog bit a child passenger on a Southwest Airlines flight from Phoenix to Portland, Oregon on Wednesday night. The contact resulted in a "minor injury" that was evaluated by emergency medical personnel before the flight departed. Southwest said it's continuing to review its policies around emotional support and service animals.
Shares of QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) will begin trading ex-dividend in 3 days. To qualify for the dividend check of $0.57 per share, investors must have owned the shares prior toRead More...
Warren Buffett’s firm Berkshire Hathaway is sitting on a record amount of cash. Berkshire Hathaway has never had this much cash, so naturally people have wide-ranging ideas for how the Warren Buffett-led juggernaut may use it. The bank arrives at that figure by factoring in the record $109 billion of cash Berkshire had on hand at the start of February, and combining it with the company’s strong free cash flow.
As the execution drugs were being administered, inmate Eric Scott Branch let out a blood-curdling scream. Then he yelled "murderers! murderers! murderers!" as he thrashed on a gurney as he was ...
There’s something that The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) kicked off many years ago that I love. The problem KO stock has faced is that the world pivoted away from sugar. Fortunately, Coke management gets it.
Password management service 1Password has a neat new feature that lets users check whether a password they’re thinking of using has already been breached. At which point it will suggest they pick another. Read More
WeChat is far and away the biggest messaging platform in China at the moment, and that is helping to drive a push among the smaller players to get together for better scale. Today, Momo, the Chinese location-based social networking app that has more recently made a big push into dating services and is traded on Nasdaq with a market cap of around $6 billion, announced that it has… Read More
Shares of Boeing Co (NYSE:BA) have spent the better part of the past six weeks consolidating sideways after a strong 2017 and a vertical leap to kick off 2018. Traders and active investors would be wise to keep a close eye on BA stock for another leg higher.Source: Phillip Capper via Flickr