Drive.ai Will Offer Uber-Like Service With Autonomous Vans This Summer

Drive.ai Will Offer Uber-Like Service With Autonomous Vans This Summer

Silicon Valley startup Drive.ai Inc. plans to roll out a small network of self-driving cars this summer that can be hailed using an app, making it one of the first such services available to the general public. The ride-hailing app will initially cover a slice of Frisco, Texas, and will be available in July, the company […]

Boy Scouts change name after admitting girls: What do Girl Scouts think?

Boy Scouts change name after admitting girls: What do Girl Scouts think?

MONTGOMERY COUNTY —  Girl Scouts of Western Ohio, which serve 32 counties up and down the I-75 corridor, have a strong response to the recent name change at the Boys Scouts of America. “We’re interested to hear that Boy Scouts has slightly altered its name and invested in a new brand identity—but what we really want […]

New Orleans News Site Finds Actors Were Paid To Support A Power Plant

Multiple actors were paid to appear at City Hall meetings in New Orleans and express support for a proposed gas-powered power plant, an investigative news site reports, citing interviews with actors and messages with organizers. The New Orleans City Council approved the new Entergy power plant in March. Allegations have been swirling for weeks that some […]

Buffett Can Choose From Insurance to Airlines to Construction to Boost Berkshire

Buffett Can Choose From Insurance to Airlines to Construction to Boost Berkshire

It’s time for Warren Buffett to crack open his extra large wallet.  As the billionaire prepares to host some 40,000 Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A) shareholders from around the world in Omaha, Neb., this weekend, many will want to hear Buffett and Vice Chairman Charles Munger answer questions about what they plan for the business. Some holders […]

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Loads Up on More Apple Stock

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Loads Up on More Apple Stock

Since famed investor Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK-B) (NYSE:BRK-A) began buying Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) stock in early 2016, the conglomerate has continued to load up on shares. Berkshire has purchased so many Apple shares that the tech giant became Berkshire’s largest equity holding last year. But Buffett & Co. apparently weren’t done buying Apple stock when […]

How to change your Twitter password, enable key security features

How to change your Twitter password, enable key security features

Twitter on Thursday asked its users to change their passwords after it inadvertently “unmasked” encrypted hashed passwords. The social networking company claims that it has discovered no indication of breach but is alerting users to change their passwords as a precaution. While users can change their passwords for now, they can also enable a few […]

Amtrak resumes some service, SEPTA still suspended after freight train derails in Delco

Amtrak resumes some service, SEPTA still suspended after freight train derails in Delco

Two hopper cars on a freight train carrying crushed stone derailed overnight on the Northeast Corridor Line in Delaware County, halting service on SEPTA’s Wilmington/Newark Line and seriously disrupting service on Amtrak between Washington and Philadelphia. After suspending service around 5 a.m. Thursday, Amtrak announced three hours later that service was resuming but that there […]

Spotify hits wrong note with new customer forecast

Spotify hits wrong note with new customer forecast

LONDON/BENGALURU (Reuters) – Spotify Technology SA missed the beat on Wednesday. The streaming music leader fell short of investor hopes that it could turn free music listeners into paying subscribers at a faster clip, and its shares dropped as much as 9 percent. FILE PHOTO: A trader is reflected in a computer screen displaying the […]

Mark Mobius Quits Retirement to Set Up New Firm

Mark Mobius Quits Retirement to Set Up New Firm

Turns out Mark Mobius isn’t one for retirement. Less than four months after leaving Franklin Templeton Investments, the 81-year-old has set up a new asset management firm to invest in emerging and frontier markets. Mobius Capital Partners LLP has yet to line up outside investors and wants to raise about $1 billion within two to […]

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