Found 1302 results
01/15/18 3:44 PM PST
CVS Pharmacy announced in a press release on Jan. 15 that it will label images with a "Beauty Mark" if they are digitally unaltered in its move to be more transparent to customers.
01/12/18 11:47 AM PST
In a Jan. 11 post, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced the social media giant will be prioritizing posts from friends and family over brands and media.
01/11/18 4:36 PM PST
On Jan. 11, retail giant Walmart announced that it will increase starting pay to $11 an hour and issue one-time cash bonuses to its hourly employees because of recently enacted U.S. tax cuts.
01/11/18 11:48 AM PST
South Korea's Ministry of Justice announced plans to ban digital currency trading on Jan. 11, sending the price of bitcoin plummeting.
01/10/18 10:43 AM PST
Some major hotel brands have recently begun changing the policies behind their traditional "do not disturb signs" to prioritize safety over privacy.
01/09/18 4:38 PM PST
James Damore, a former Google employee fired over his memo criticizing the company's diversity policies, has filed a lawsuit against the company; Damore's lawyer, Harmeet Dhillon, said Jan. 8 the lawsuit alleges Google discriminated against conservatives, white people and men.
01/09/18 1:36 PM PST
Amazon stock is surging, and on Jan. 8, it sent Jeff Bezos' net worth over $105 billion, according to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index; that's enough to break Bill Gates' previous record for richest person in history.
01/08/18 2:06 PM PST
On Jan. 6, two big Apple shareholders wrote an open letter to the tech company's board of directors — calling on it to address youth smartphone addiction by studying the issue, supporting additional research and rolling out new parental controls.
01/05/18 4:40 PM PST
Boardrider Inc., formerly known as Quiksilver, announced Jan. 4 that its parent company, Oaktree Capital Management, agreed to buy Billabong for AU$197.7 million.
01/05/18 2:13 PM PST
Uber's co-founder and ex-CEO, Travis Kalanick, reportedly plans to sell 29 percent of his shares in the ride-hailing company as part of a recently-announced deal that will see SoftBank become Uber's biggest shareholder.
01/04/18 11:03 AM PST
The Blast said Jan. 1 that former boxer Mike Tyson and his business partners broke ground on a future marijuana resort in California last month.
01/03/18 11:21 AM PST
VietJet, a discount airliner, sparked criticism with their new marketing campaign, featuring models in bikinis and posing as airline staff.