Tag : Fortune

High July 4th Gas Prices Are A Myth, Says Petroleum Analyst

“Perhaps we can finally get rid of the myth that gas prices go up for the holiday,” an analyst said of historically low July 4th prices. – Fortune

June 28th, 2017 Business, Fortune

Samsung Will Open a Home Appliance Factory in South Carolina

Donald Trump tweeted a positive response to the news. The South Korean company plans to generate 954 local jobs by 2020. – Fortune

June 28th, 2017 Business, Fortune

Uber Is Facing an Investigation in Australia Over Minimum Wage

Uber defended the way it engages drivers, saying it allowed them more independence. – Fortune

June 28th, 2017 Business, Fortune

Twitter Has a New VP of Inclusion and Diversity

Candi Castleberry-Singleton has years of experience in the field at Motorola and Sun. – Fortune

June 28th, 2017 Business, Fortune

China Releases Activists Who Investigated Factory That Made Ivanka Trump Shoes

Investigators alleged the factory had low wages and excessive overtime practices – Fortune

June 28th, 2017 Business, Fortune

Ransomware Attacks Halts Shipping Giant Maersk in Its Tracks

Preventing the global firm from taking new orders while delaying cargo deliveries. – Fortune

June 28th, 2017 Business, Fortune

Lowe’s Goes High on Innovation

Lowe’s is experimenting with all sorts of futuristic technology. But can it make a difference? – Fortune

June 28th, 2017 Business, Fortune

The Buzzy New Technology That Could Make Pills Obsolete

Big pharma’s buzzy new medical breakthroughs for drug delivery implants could make pills obsolete. – Fortune

June 28th, 2017 Business, Fortune

Trump to Nominate Textron Executive For Pentagon Acquisition Post

If confirmed, Ellen Lord would become the Pentagon’s chief weapons buyer. – Fortune

June 28th, 2017 Business, Fortune

Widespread Disdain for ‘Pharma Bro’ Martin Shkreli is Making Jury Selection Difficult

Potential jurors variously described Martin Shkreli as “evil” and a “snake” – Fortune

June 28th, 2017 Business, Fortune

New Cars Are Unaffordable for Most Americans

In some areas of the U.S, median incomes dragged, making new cars unaffordable to many. – Fortune

June 28th, 2017 Business, Fortune

IBM Serves Up New Watson Tech at 2017 Wimbledon Tennis Tournament

The artificial intelligence program will make highlight reels and help with and guest services. – Fortune

June 27th, 2017 Business, Fortune