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Saturday, Mar 30, 2019 at 05:49 PM PDT

Facebook CEO Zuckerberg Calls for More Outside Regulation

Facebook CEO Zuckerberg Calls for More Outside Regulation

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg called Saturday for more outside regulation in several areas in which the social media site has run into problems over the past few years: harmful content, election integrity,...

Saturday, Mar 30, 2019 at 12:13 AM PDT

MoviePass Faces Legal Action After Customers Complain

MoviePass Faces Legal Action After Customers Complain

Embattled cinema subscription MoviePass faces a class action lawsuit in Northern California, on behalf of customers who say they didn't get what they paid for.

Friday, Mar 29, 2019 at 05:28 PM PDT

Apple Cancels AirPower, Its Wireless Charging Pad

Apple Cancels AirPower, Its Wireless Charging Pad

Apple’s AirPower charger has been canceled, Apple confirmed on Friday. “After much effort, we’ve concluded AirPower will not achieve our high standards and we have canceled the project. We apologize to those...

Friday, Mar 29, 2019 at 02:24 PM PDT

Google Removes Anti-Gay App After Backlash

Google Removes Anti-Gay App After Backlash

Google removed an app that promoted so-called “conversion therapy” from its Play Store, following pressure from an LGBT rights lobby. The app was made by Texas-based Christian group Living Hope Ministries,...

Friday, Mar 29, 2019 at 08:38 AM PDT

What the Government Can Do If a Recession Is Coming

What the Government Can Do If a Recession Is Coming

With a reliable bond market signal pointing to a possible recession down the road, policymakers have a choice: act now to head off the downturn or hope that conditions will change for the better. As far as...

Friday, Mar 29, 2019 at 03:58 PM PDT

Investors Hail Lyft Shares in IPO, See Profits Down the Road

Investors Hail Lyft Shares in IPO, See Profits Down the Road

Lyft's shares soared as the company went public Friday, giving investors their first chance to bet on the future of the ride-hailing industry. The stock opened at $87.24, up 21 percent from its offering...

Thursday, Mar 28, 2019 at 02:32 PM PDT

Wells Fargo CEO Sloan Steps Down After Rocky Tenure

Wells Fargo CEO Sloan Steps Down After Rocky Tenure

Wells Fargo's CEO Tim Sloan stepped down Thursday after a rocky tenure during which the deeply troubled bank dealt with a seemingly unending wave of scandals. Sloan said in a statement he will give up his roles...

Thursday, Mar 28, 2019 at 11:44 AM PDT

Trump Administration Charges Facebook With ‘Discriminatory’ Housing Advertising Practices

Trump Administration Charges Facebook With ‘Discriminatory’ Housing Advertising Practices

The Trump administration charged Facebook on Thursday with “discrimination” in its advertising practices for housing. The Department of Housing and Urban Development is seeking damages for any person who...

Wednesday, Mar 27, 2019 at 02:18 PM PDT

Walgreens to Sell CBD Products in 1,500 Stores

Walgreens to Sell CBD Products in 1,500 Stores

Walgreens will sell CBD creams, patches and sprays in nearly 1,500 stores in select states, the company told CNBC on Wednesday. The drugstore chain will sell the cannabis-based products in Oregon, Colorado, New...

Wednesday, Mar 27, 2019 at 01:22 PM PDT

Lawsuit Claims Salesforce Helped Backpage in Sex Trafficking

Lawsuit Claims Salesforce Helped Backpage in Sex Trafficking

Fifty women are suing Salesforce, alleging the company profited by helping Backpage to engage in sex trafficking. The women, referred to only as anonymous Jane Does, identify themselves as survivors of sex...

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