Business

Aug09, 2018

New York Sets Cap on Ride-Sharing App Vehicles

The City of New York is to enforce new regulations regarding the cap of ride-sharing vehicles and the minimum hourly pay rates. The new regulations will immensely effect ride-sharing giants Uber and Lyft. Mayor Bill de Blasio is a big…
Aug06, 2018

DNC warns Dems about Huawei, ZTE

Huawei, ZTE face more backlash The Democratic National Committee told Democrats not to use technology from Chinese-based smartphone manufacturers Huawei or ZTE. The DNC learned that an organization close to the party had considered purchasing ZTE phones for its democrats,…
Aug06, 2018

California Company Creates First Pot Breathalyzer

A company based in California has developed the first breathalyzer type product for detecting marijuana drug use. The company, Hound Labs, is based in Oakland and has been developing this product for some time now. The product aims to aid…
Aug06, 2018

The Eagles Secure Doug Pederson and Howie Roseman Until 2022

The Philadelphia Eagles won their first Superbowl and have extended their contracts with the two men who helped them do it, head coach Doug Pederson and General Manager Howie Roseman. The Eagle Organization signed the two through 2022 with hopes…
Aug02, 2018

Huawei becomes second largest smartphone seller

Huawei is thriving…for now Chinese smartphone manufacturer Huawei announced this week that it has surpassed Apple as the second largest mover of smartphones. The company reported that in the second quarter of this year, they sold roughly 54 million phones,…
Aug02, 2018

The NBA Strikes a Deal With Casino Giant MGM Resorts International

Both the NBA and WBNA have signed a deal with MGM Resorts International regarding access to sports data. Sports betting across the U.S. is branching out of Las Vegas and this deal is a win for the casino giant and…
Aug01, 2018

New York State Bans Charter Cable Provider

The State of New York has decided that they no longer want any part of one of the largest cable providers in the United States, Spectrum. New Yorkers feel that “this is pretty radical,” says Aija Leiponen, a professor of…
Jul20, 2018

New York City Airbnb Hosts Hit Hard With New Regulations

The New York City Council has advanced new regulations regarding short-term rentals like Airbnb. The bill intends to force Airbnb hosts to register with New York City’s Office of Special Enforcement. The bill was proposed back in May. The City…
Jul20, 2018

Jeff Bezos Reaches New Net Worth After A Successful Prime Day

Jeff Bezos, the founder and chief executive officer of Amazon, hit a new net-worth record at $151.4 billion. Following strong sales on Amazon Prime Day, Forbes reported that Bezos’ worth reached its peak during the 36-hour period. Amazon shares increased…
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