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Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at 04:28 PM PDT

Apple Pledges $1 Billion Boost to US Manufacturing

Apple Pledges $1 Billion Boost to US Manufacturing

Apple plans to start a $1 billion fund to create more advanced manufacturing jobs in the United States, company CEO Tim Cook told “Mad Money” host Jim Cramer on Wednesday. As CNBC reports, the fund fits into...

Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at 05:54 PM PDT

Facebook to Hire 3,000 to Monitor Live Crime, Suicide Videos

Facebook to Hire 3,000 to Monitor Live Crime, Suicide Videos

Facebook says it will hire another 3,000 people to review videos of crime and suicides following murders shown live.

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at 08:57 PM PDT

Apple's Growing Cash Stash Spurs Talk of Huge Acquisition

Apple's Growing Cash Stash Spurs Talk of Huge Acquisition

As Apple's stash of cash grows, so does the possibility that the world's most valuable company will use some of the money for a huge acquisition that would expand its empire beyond iPhones and other gadgets. The...

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at 01:57 PM PDT

Microsoft Takes Aim at Google With Laptop, Slim Windows

Microsoft Takes Aim at Google With Laptop, Slim Windows

Microsoft is taking aim at Google as it introduced a Surface device for students and slimmed down Windows for the classroom. The new Surface Laptop is the first Surface device without a detachable keyboard....

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at 11:07 AM PDT

Former Female Employee Accuses Facebook of Gender Bias

Former Female Employee Accuses Facebook of Gender Bias

A former Facebook engineer claims her old employer disproportionately favored code written by men compared to woman, but the social networking giant is refuting the basis of that allegation.

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at 07:30 AM PDT

In New Book, Ivanka Trump Gets Serious About Women at Work

In New Book, Ivanka Trump Gets Serious About Women at Work

Ivanka Trump's first foray into self-help writing came in 2009 with "The Trump Card," a breezy compilation of workplace advice, stories about her dealmaker dad and a hefty dose of celebrity namedropping. But in...

Monday, May 1, 2017 at 01:31 PM PDT

Bank Shares Rise After Trump Talks of Breaking Up Big Banks

Bank Shares Rise After Trump Talks of Breaking Up Big Banks

President Donald Trump said Monday he is "looking at" breaking up some of the nation's biggest banks, returning to a campaign promise that he'd since seemed to have put on the back burner. Major averages...

Monday, May 1, 2017 at 01:55 PM PDT

Fox News Co-President Bill Shine Is Out

Fox News Co-President Bill Shine Is Out

Fox News Channel said Monday that co-president Bill Shine is out, the latest high-level departure at a network beset with charges of harassment and discrimination that have already claimed founding CEO Roger...

Thursday, Apr 27, 2017 at 05:11 PM PDT

YouTube Ad Boycott Could Spell Trouble for Alphabet's Google

YouTube Ad Boycott Could Spell Trouble for Alphabet's Google

YouTube's inability to keep big-brand ads off unsavory videos is threatening to transform a rising star in Google's digital family into a problem child. It's not yet clear whether a recent ad boycott of YouTube...

Thursday, Apr 27, 2017 at 03:31 PM PDT

Southwest Airlines Will Stop Overbooking Flights

Southwest Airlines Will Stop Overbooking Flights

Dallas-based Southwest Airlines plans to end the common industry practice of overbooking flights. In a CNBC interview, Southwest CEO Gary Kelly said "I’ve made the decision and the company’s made the decision...

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