Alibaba v. Tencent: The Battle for Supremacy in China

ALIBABA V. TENCENT: THE BATTLE FOR SUPREMACY IN CHINA

THERE'S SOMETHING IRRESISTIBLE about a clash of titans. The fate of the world hung in the balance during the Cold War standoff between...

Microsoft just bought a startup it invested in - and it built its business on a key Google technology

MICROSOFT JUST BOUGHT A STARTUP IT INVESTED IN - AND IT BUILT ITS BUSINESS ON A KEY GOOGLE TECHNOLOGY

Microsoft has purchased Bonsai, an artificial intelligence startup based in Berkeley, CA. Microsoft was actually an investor in Bonsai,...

 
 
 
Side-by-side photos show migrant children locked up in cages under both Trump and Obama

SIDE-BY-SIDE PHOTOS SHOW MIGRANT CHILDREN LOCKED UP IN CAGES UNDER BOTH TRUMP AND OBAMA

Photos of detention facilities holding migrant children under the Obama and Trump administrations bear striking similarities. The Trump...

'I think he's panicking': Michael Cohen appears to be sending Trump a ton of signals

'I THINK HE'S PANICKING': MICHAEL COHEN APPEARS TO BE SENDING TRUMP A TON OF SIGNALS

There have been several significant developments regarding President Donald Trump's longtime lawyer Michael Cohen in the past day. He...

 
 
 
Trump bizarrely claims House Republicans 'applauded and laughed loudly' when they actually booed him mocking one of their colleagues

TRUMP BIZARRELY CLAIMS HOUSE REPUBLICANS 'APPLAUDED AND LAUGHED LOUDLY' WHEN THEY ACTUALLY BOOED HIM MOCKING ONE OF THEIR COLLEAGUES

President Trump insulted Rep. Mark Sanford during a closed door meeting with Republicans on Tuesday. It was met with booing from a...

Homeland Security press secretary fired back at United and American Airlines after they told the US government not to fly children separated from their parents on their planes

HOMELAND SECURITY PRESS SECRETARY FIRED BACK AT UNITED AND AMERICAN AIRLINES AFTER THEY TOLD THE US GOVERNMENT NOT TO FLY CHILDREN SEPARATED FROM THEIR PARENTS ON THEIR PLANES

The Department of Homeland Security's press secretary, Tyler Houlton, criticized American Airlines , Frontier Airlines , and United...

 
 
 
We compared AMC's new monthly subscription plan against MoviePass, and it's a close battle

WE COMPARED AMC'S NEW MONTHLY SUBSCRIPTION PLAN AGAINST MOVIEPASS, AND IT'S A CLOSE BATTLE

On Wednesday, AMC Theatres amped up the movie subscription rivalry it has with MoviePass by announcing AMC Stubs A-List, a $20-a-month...

United joins American Airlines in telling US immigration officials not to fly children separated from their families on its planes

UNITED JOINS AMERICAN AIRLINES IN TELLING US IMMIGRATION OFFICIALS NOT TO FLY CHILDREN SEPARATED FROM THEIR FAMILIES ON ITS PLANES

United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz said in a statement on Wednesday that the airline has told the United States government not to fly...

 
 
 
WTFinance: What is a Credit Score?

WTFINANCE: WHAT IS A CREDIT SCORE?

Thinking about buying a house? That new car you've be dreaming about? Opening that coffee shop/bookstore/record store that maybe also...

US businesses and consumers could be the 'prisoners' of Trump's trade fight with China

US BUSINESSES AND CONSUMERS COULD BE THE 'PRISONERS' OF TRUMP'S TRADE FIGHT WITH CHINA

A trade war has been brewing between the US and China. The White House has said the US would have an edge over China in a trade war. But...

 
 
 
American cities are so expensive that they could increase the risk of a ‘demographic time bomb'

AMERICAN CITIES ARE SO EXPENSIVE THAT THEY COULD INCREASE THE RISK OF A ‘DEMOGRAPHIC TIME BOMB'

A new study suggests that trends in home prices are correlated with birth rates in the US. Researchers say that counties with the highest...

NAR: "Existing-Home Sales Backpedal, Decrease 0.4 Percent in May"

NAR: "EXISTING-HOME SALES BACKPEDAL, DECREASE 0.4 PERCENT IN MAY"

From the NAR: Existing-Home Sales Backpedal, Decrease 0.4 Percent in May Existing-home sales fell back for the second straight month...

 
 
 
Hired raises $30 million to power its recruitment marketplace with data and machine learning

HIRED RAISES $30 MILLION TO POWER ITS RECRUITMENT MARKETPLACE WITH DATA AND MACHINE LEARNING

Hired, a recruitment marketplace that connects companies with technology talent, has announced a $30 million series D round of funding...

The CEOs of Google and Apple both fell out of favor with employees this year - here's why, according to a survey of tech workers

THE CEOS OF GOOGLE AND APPLE BOTH FELL OUT OF FAVOR WITH EMPLOYEES THIS YEAR - HERE'S WHY, ACCORDING TO A SURVEY OF TECH WORKERS

Glassdoor's annual 100 Highest-Rated CEOs report reveals both Apple's Tim Cook and Google's Sundar Pichai dropped heavily in the rankings,...

 
 
 
Maryland's Immuta raises $20 million to expand its data governance platform in the wake of GDPR

MARYLAND'S IMMUTA RAISES $20 MILLION TO EXPAND ITS DATA GOVERNANCE PLATFORM IN THE WAKE OF GDPR

Data management software startup Immuta announced today the close of a $20 million round of venture capital financing led by DFJ Growth....

Glassdoor Announces Top CEOs for 2018 - Did Yours Make the List?

GLASSDOOR ANNOUNCES TOP CEOS FOR 2018 - DID YOURS MAKE THE LIST?

You already know that having a great CEO is critical for business, but you may not realize how much of an impact...

 
 
 
China calls Trump's newest trade attack 'blackmail,' says US 'initiated a trade war'

CHINA CALLS TRUMP'S NEWEST TRADE ATTACK 'BLACKMAIL,' SAYS US 'INITIATED A TRADE WAR'

President Donald Trump instructed the US Trade Representative to identify another $200 billion in Chinese imports that could be subject...

GE Kicked out the Dow

GE KICKED OUT THE DOW

Dow Jones announced this afternoon that General Electric is being removed from the Dow Jones Industrial Average for Walgreens Boots...

 
 
 
Read the memo Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella sent to employees about the company's work for ICE and Trump's 'zero-tolerance' policy

READ THE MEMO MICROSOFT CEO SATYA NADELLA SENT TO EMPLOYEES ABOUT THE COMPANY'S WORK FOR ICE AND TRUMP'S 'ZERO-TOLERANCE' POLICY

Microsoft has faced sharp criticism for its work with Immigration Customs and Enforcement agency involved with carrying out President...

The 28 best CEOs in Britain, according to the people who work for them

THE 28 BEST CEOS IN BRITAIN, ACCORDING TO THE PEOPLE WHO WORK FOR THEM

The highest-rated CEOs in the UK have been announced by recruitment company Glassdoor. Employees who chose to take part anonymously...