Business

No fooling, Burger King is selling a meatless Whopper

The signature sandwich-upgraded early this year-also promises direct health benefits like additional protein, less total fat, zero cholesterol, and fewer calori...


Whole Foods Market to cut prices on hundreds of items starting Wednesday

Considering this is Amazon, Prime members will receive the most number of deals possible, including double the weekly specials Whole Foods is now offering. Pr...


Turkey's ruling AK Party to lodge objection over Istanbul voting results

However Wolfango Piccoli, co-president of Teneo political risk advisers, said the AKP had lost seven of the country's 12 main cities, even without taking Istanb...


Google adds Snake to Maps for April Fools' Day gag

If you don't see it listed, you may need to update. It would also be available online in a web browser after the week it was available in the maps app was ove...


Pound PLUNGES against the euro and dollar after MPs vote

His warning followed a letter to the Prime Minister signed by 170 Tory MPs demanding Britain leave by May 22 at the latest "without or without a deal". Over t...


Smartphones help Huawei boost annual revenue

At a press conference on Friday, rotating chairman Guo Ping said the decline was mainly because the company upped investments in research and development past...


Lyft IPO makes it the ridesharing star, at least for today

Shares opened Friday morning at $87.24 - 21 percent above the IPO price of $72 - and drifted downward in the afternoon, closing up 8.7 percent to $78.29 in NY. ...


Lyft Prices Shares At $72, Gets Valued At $24 Billion Before IPO

Muelle said that Uber would also be watching the IPO with great interest, since its own stock debut is likely to mirror that of Lyft's. Uber, which is also lo...


Apple pins hopes for mobile payments on new credit card

The only difference is that it won't link to your current bank with Apple looking after all the payments and bills. The unknown: What sort of credit score you...


Apple is Making a Credit Card for Some Reason

It's called Daily Cash for a reason: you'll be receiving your cash back amount daily, and you'll be free to spend it again through Apple Pay , put it towards y...


Trump to Nominate Stephen Moore for Fed Board

The president said in an interview Thursday night that the Fed's decision is not up to him, but he still contended that the Fed was wrong to raise interest ...


Volvo's Cars Will Watch You While You Drive

Volvo also recently announced that it would limit the top speed on all of its vehicles to 180 km/h in order to reduce accidents and traffic-related deaths. I...


Trump addresses local union boss, Lordstown GM closure

After General Motors announced last November that it would "unallocate" and idle four USA manufacturing plants, it put the company squarely in President Trum...


Facebook CPO, WhatsApp VP quits amid data privacy, fake news allegation

Zuckerberg added that, "Since we have now decided on the basic direction of our family of apps for the next few years, I do not plan on immediately appointing a...


Nvidia outbids Microsoft, Intel to acquire chipmaker Mellanox for $6.9 billion

Nvidia's acquisition of Mellanox would also represent a win for activist hedge fund Starboard Value LP, which is a shareholder of the company and reached a...


Elon Musk says Tesla will raise prices and slow down store closures

Because many states mandate that only dealers, not manufacturers, can sell cars in stores, Tesla customers don't technically close the deal at the showroom....


Dozens hurt as plane encounters heavy turbulence on flight to US

Flight TK01 encountered "unusual turbulence" about 40 minutes before landing at the airport, the airline said. The Port Authority of NY and New Jersey says Tu...


Facebook founder says social network focus shifting to user privacy

In the long blog post , Zuckerberg said a privacy-focused platform will be built around several principles. Facebook focuses mostly on stoking public convers...


USA trade deficit hits 10-year high as Trump trade wars backfire

The government also sought to stimulate the economy with a $1.5 trillion tax cut package, which jolted both consumer and business spending, helping to lift impo...


Huawei announces it will sue the U.S. government

Huawei says the law punishes the company for unproven accusations, and would harm its future earnings. "The company claims that its 5G technology is superior to...