Facebook has responded to the Cambridge Analytica data scandal, saying it will prevent the misuse of data by enacting further restrictions and reviews.
By Lisa Baertlein LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Starbucks Corp wants more people to use its time-saving mobile ordering app that lets customers buy drinks without waiting in line. Interviews with more than two dozen Starbucks customers suggest that the move, aimed at countering robust competition from fast-food
By Ayenat Mersie NEW YORK (Reuters) - Oil hit a six-week high on Wednesday, closing in on a 3-year peak set in late January, on a surprise decline in U.S. inventories, strong compliance on OPEC production cuts, and persistent concern related to the Iran nuclear deal. Brent crude futures rose $2.05
The scandal centers on British data company Cambridge Analytica, which has ties to Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign, and which illicitly obtained information from as many as 50 million Facebook profiles by abusing Facebook's data-sharing features. Although the story broke over the weekend
Toyota had been testing the fully autonomous Chauffeur system in California and Michigan. The automaker was rumored to be in talks to purchase Uber's self-driving technology, though it's unclear if Sunday's accident will hurt the chances of a potential deal.
Apple has been largely insulated from privacy concerns because of its focus on monetizing hardware, not software which is dependent on ads, UBS Analyst Steven Milunovich explains. With all the hullabaloo surrounding Facebook's data breach scandal and Google's "right to be forgotten"
In his first press conference as chairman, Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell answers questions about staff economic forecasting and what would cause the Fed to hike four times this year.
The CT6 is Cadillac's flagship sedan.For 2019, Cadillac is giving the CT6 a new performance variant called the CT6 V-Sport.It will be powered by an all-new, 550-horsepower, 4.2-liter, twin-turbocharged V8.
One launches from 5000 rpm, one has a Drift mode, one hits 200 mph, and one rushes to 60 mph in 2.8 seconds.
If you are worried about what the increase in the federal funds rate means to your credit card bill, mortgage and other loans, here's what to expect.
Oil prices surged by about $3 a barrel over the last two sessions, posting their best two-day gain since November.
Magna International's Magna Steyr unit is the largest contract manufacturer of autos in the world. Tesla is in what CEO Elon Musk call "production hell" with its mass-market Model 3. Since the car's launch last July, Tesla has fallen well short of its manufacturing goals, and with
Shareholders of electric car and solar panel maker Tesla Inc. have approved an ambitious pay package for iconic CEO Elon Musk that could net him more than $50 billion if he meets lofty milestones over the next decade, according to a person briefed on the vote. Tesla says the all-or-nothing package is
A federal judge holding what could be the first court hearing to study climate change says he wants to stick to the science and avoid politics associated with the topic. U.S. District Judge William Alsup said at the start of the hearing on Wednesday that the effort he called for is a serious attempt
Employers want to get a good sense of a prospective employee, according to Amazon recruiter Miriam Park.
Natural gas stocks such as Peyto Exploration and Development Corp. (TSX:PEY) might be ready to break out, as LNG talks intensify, providing the natural gas market with hope for a big source of demand.
Everything from renting an apartment to buying a car can be easier, and less expensive, with a high credit score.
The GMC Terrain Denali has been redesigned for 2018. The new crossover is sleeker and smaller, but it still exudes GMC purposefulness. GMC and Buick are companion brands in the General Motors hierarchy, sitting between mass-market Chevy and upscale Cadillac.
This story was delivered to BI Intelligence Apps and Platforms Briefing subscribers hours before appearing on Business Insider. IBM launched Watson Assistant, an artificial intelligence (AI)-powered voice assistant for businesses seeking to infuse voice technology into their products, at its annual
Despite new details about government help for seasonal workers caught in what they call a "black hole" — the gap between the end of employment insurance and the start of seasonal employment — protests against EI cuts continue on the Acadian Peninsula. Another protest was held Wednesday in