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Uber’s losses narrow as it makes ‘big bets’ in new segments

Uber is bringing in more money than in years past thanks to expansion into businesses like Uber Eats and bikeshare service Jump, but not enough to make its second quarter profitable.
  • Aug 15, 2018

Fax machines may be vulnerable to hackers, new report finds

Fax machines may present a vulnerability in organizations' networks that allows hackers to infiltrate via devices that are connected to both phone lines and the Internet, according to a report from Israel-based security company Check Point.
  • Aug 13, 2018

Papa John’s CEO blames founder for drop in sales

Papa John's chief executive Steve Ritchie blamed the company's poor sales performance on founder John Schnatter in a call with analysts Tuesday. Same-store sales were down 6.1 percent for the quarter and 10.5 percent for the month of July.
  • Aug 8, 2018

MoviePass slashes the number of movies a user can see by 90 percent

Subscribers in the $9.95 monthly fee tier will see their movie allowance decrease from one per day to three per month.
  • Aug 6, 2018

Parents will have to pay more for Pampers as P&G profits shrink

Parents should expect to pay more for Pampers-brand diapers over the next year, Proctor & Gamble announced on Tuesday. The company will also raise prices on Charmin, Bounty and Puffs household paper products.
  • Jul 31, 2018

Papa John’s founder sues company for documents leading up to his resignation from the board

Papa John's founder John Schnatter is suing his namesake pizza company for documents leading up to his ouster as chair of the board earlier this month following reports that he used a racial slur during a conference call in May.
  • Jul 27, 2018

California DMV worker slept 3 hours a day at work for years, auditor’s report says

An employee at the California Department of Motor Vehicles slept on the job for at least three hours a day for nearly four years, costing the state the equivalent of more than $40,000 in wages. The employee — and her bosses — still have their jobs.
  • Jul 26, 2018

Kit Kat does not get a break in European trademark battle

Nestle lost a more than decade long legal battle in Europe to trademark the distinctive four-finger shape of its Kit Kat chocolate bar, opening up the opportunity for competitors to market similarly shaped bars throughout the European Union.
  • Jul 25, 2018

Students from Germany win third SpaceX Hyperloop Pod Competition

A team of 45 students from a university in Germany won competition to build a prototype Hyperloop pod at SpaceX headquarters in Hawthorne, California. The winning pod reach a top speed of 290 miles per hour.
  • Jul 23, 2018

Bosses are failing to explain why female leaders boost profits. This could hurt corporate diversity efforts.

Corporate leaders are failing to explain to their employees why having women in leadership positions is good for a company's bottom line, according to a study. This could cause employees to tune out of corporate diversity efforts.
  • Jul 20, 2018