Economy

Donald Trump met with Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey

Donald Trump met with Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey President Trump meets with Jack Dorsey at the White House. It was then explained that follower fluctuation often results from spambot removal procedures. Meanwhile, Dorsey thanked the president for hosting the gathering, tweeting: "Thank you for the time". Earlier on Tuesday, Trump suggested Twitter was biased against him, without providing evidence. [Full Article...]

Ford's $500M investment in Rivian to yield new electric vehicle

Ford's $500M investment in Rivian to yield new electric vehicle The new vehicle will also help to extend Ford's current battery-electric vehicle offering. Rivian's founder and CEO, RJ Scaringe, said the startup plans a "broad portfolio" of vehicles on its skateboard architecture, some of which might directly compete with Ford's EVs. [Full Article...]

Elizabeth Warren releases sweeping student debt cancellation and free college plan

Elizabeth Warren releases sweeping student debt cancellation and free college plan The proposal also included a promise to eliminate tuition and fees for public two-year and four-year colleges, a $100 billion infusion into the Pell grant system, and increased funds. Broadly speaking, forgiving student loan debt would provide a helping hand to the one-third of Americans who have college degrees. Does all this add up to a case for free college? It would establish a mactching g... [Full Article...]

Tesla To Introduce Robotaxi Service Next Year, Unveils New Autonomous Chip

Tesla To Introduce Robotaxi Service Next Year, Unveils New Autonomous Chip While Nvidia might say that this doesn't compare to its billions of simulated hours, Musk says that simulated testing can not replicate real-world dilemmas. October 19 - Musk says he expects that by the end of 2017 a Tesla would be able to drive in full autonomous mode from Los Angeles to NY "without the need for a single touch" on the wheel. [Full Article...]

Crude gains as USA says it won't re-issue Iran waivers

Crude gains as USA says it won't re-issue Iran waivers It earlier touched a high of $65.87, a level not seen since late October. U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude futures rose $1.30, or 2%, to $65.30 per barrel, after hitting $65.87, its highest level since October 31, 2018. "Any action or entity interacting with Iran should do its due diligence and err on the side of caution", Pompeo warned, adding, "We will no longer grant exemptions". [Full Article...]

Tesla investigates after video allegedly shows Model S car exploding in China

Tesla investigates after video allegedly shows Model S car exploding in China For now, there isn't a simple explanation as to why this happened, but Tesla has confirmed it is investigating to figure out what exactly went wrong. "From what we know now, no one was harmed", Tesla said in a statement. After the incident with a Model X catching fire for the second time in Pittsburgh last week and the apparent explosion of the Crew Dragon during a fire test in Cape Canavera... [Full Article...]

Easter Egg Hunt in Marietta uses helicopter

Easter Egg Hunt in Marietta uses helicopter Organizers say celebrating the event's 10th anniversary milestone was the ideal way to kick off spring and bring the community together! "We invite guests to have a great family feast, a range of fun-filled children's activities and delicious Easter treats", she said. [Full Article...]

Two hopping Easter egg hunts get underway Friday

Two hopping Easter egg hunts get underway Friday Marzipan eggs range from Rs 220 for 100 gms onwards. The theme character eggs are for Rs 600 each. Parents help out during the first flight of 3- and 4-year-olds The 5- 6- and 7-year olds take their mark. First up, the North Vancouver Lions Club is hosting its Easter Egg Hunt for kids and their families tomorrow from 10:30 a.m.to noon at Heywood Park. [Full Article...]

Hundreds Come Out To Easter Egg Hunt At Memorial Park In Maplewood

Hundreds Come Out To Easter Egg Hunt At Memorial Park In Maplewood Plus, bring your camera to take pictures with the Easter Bunny! The fire department says the egg hunt is a great way to give back. Clues to find the eggs around town will be posted on the Superiorland Kiwanis Facebook page daily. "It's a lot of fun". With more than 100 eggs from shoppers most-loved brands, the retailer's 2019 Easter egg haul offers Northern Irish customers unbeatable value... [Full Article...]

Tesla will 'substantially' raise the price of its self-driving option

Tesla will 'substantially' raise the price of its self-driving option The financial markets regulator in February asked a judge to hold Elon Musk in contempt for violating a deal the regulator struck with the Tesla chief executive past year, which requires him to get the approval of the Tesla board of directors before tweeting anything that could "be material to investors". [Full Article...]

Netflix Q1 Strength Overshadowed by Weak Guidance

Netflix Q1 Strength Overshadowed by Weak Guidance For instance, India's largest video streaming service, Hotstar (owned by Disney ), last month announced a new "VIP" subscription plan costing Rs 365 annually. Q1 revenues were $4.52 billion, up 22.1%, beating a forecast of $4.49 billion. Other experts note that while Disney + and Apply TV+ may pose a challenge for Netflix, they are not extraordinary threats. [Full Article...]

Trump calls Federal Reserve to cut interest rates

Trump calls Federal Reserve to cut interest rates Unemployment is low and economic growth has picked up in the past year, but there are signs that the global economy is slowing down in a way that could affect US businesses and consumers. The president nominates members to the Fed's seven-member board of governors. Kudlow reiterated on Thursday that he disagreed with the Fed's most recent interest rate hikes. [Full Article...]

Report of Tesla Freezing Spending on United States dollars 4.5 Billion Gigafactory

Report of Tesla Freezing Spending on United States dollars 4.5 Billion Gigafactory Adding to the headache has been Tesla's earlier sales success. Panasonic would also suspend planned investment in Tesla's battery and electric vehicle plant in Shanghai. " Panasonic established a battery production capacity of 35GWh in Tesla's Gigafactory 1 by the end of March 2019 in line with growing demand", Panasonic said. [Full Article...]

Uber reveals finances as it gears up for IPO

Uber reveals finances as it gears up for IPO The registration will provide investors with their most complete look yet at Uber's financial and operational numbers and strong points of comparison to rival Lyft's IPO registration in March. Even though Uber and Lyft both submitted their confidential IPO filings to the SEC on December 6, 2018, Uber's decision-makers are reportedly able to learn from Lyft's mistakes, according to Bloomberg... [Full Article...]

UAE energy minister says Russian Federation is committed to OPEC supply-cut agreement

UAE energy minister says Russian Federation is committed to OPEC supply-cut agreement OPEC production meanwhile fell by 0.55 mbd in March to 30.13 mbd - a four-year low - largely due to cuts in Saudi Arabia and crisis-hit Venezuela , the IEA said. Oil prices rose to fresh five-month highs today as markets tightened amid OPEC-led supply cuts, United States sanctions against Iran and Venezuela, and escalating violence in Libya. [Full Article...]

White House advising Treasury Department on release of Trump tax returns

White House advising Treasury Department on release of Trump tax returns Mnuchin says he "looks forward to responding, " but it appears clear that Treasury won't meet the deadline and actually produce the returns. Mnuchin also revealed that Treasury Department lawyers have talked to the White House counsel's office about the question of releasing Trump's returns, telling lawmakers that the consultations occurred before the request arrived last week. [Full Article...]

European Union commissioner: No-deal Brexit 'simply crazy'

European Union commissioner: No-deal Brexit 'simply crazy' No-deal: Parliament has voted against a no-deal and a law has been passed to try to prevent it - yet, unless the European Union agrees to a delay or Article 50 is revoked a no-deal will happen on Friday. "We are in a very, very frustrating situation here", said Germany's minister for European affairs Michael Roth, as he and fellow EU officials arrived for Luxembourg talks on the eve of the sum... [Full Article...]

Trump to tap ex-presidential candidate Cain for Fed seat

Trump to tap ex-presidential candidate Cain for Fed seat The president's newest nominee to the central bank comes shortly after he announced he plans to nominate conservative commentator and former campaign advisor Stephen Moore to the Fed . At the time, Cain said the allegations were incorrect but acknowledged "he had made mistakes in my life", according to Bloomberg . During his 2011 presidential campaign, he advocated a return to the gold standar... [Full Article...]

Tesla CEO Elon Musk faces off against SEC in court

Tesla CEO Elon Musk faces off against SEC in court One of the most significant lessons of the hearing was something that didn't come up: stripping Musk of his job as Tesla's CEO. On Wednesday evening, Tesla released its final numbers for deliveries during the first quarter of 2019, disappointing investment firms who had overestimated the automaker's total performance and sending stocks plummeting. [Full Article...]

Millions of Facebook user records left exposed on Amazon’s public servers

Millions of Facebook user records left exposed on Amazon’s public servers This shows that there have been little efforts from Facebook in ensuring foolproof security of the data that it extracts from its users. The incident is the latest in a growing catalogue of data issues for the company, following widespread incidents of misinformation being spread on the network, breaches of user data and allegations of political manipulation. [Full Article...]


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