The Numbers Don’t Lie Planning to hike the PCT this year has probably consumed your life for the past few months. Heck, it might even be the most defining thing you do in your life. Of course we all dream of completing our PCT hike,Show More Summary
New Hampshire patients would be better protected against surprise medical bills under legislation being considered by House lawmakers. The House Commerce and Consumer Affairs Committee held public hearings on two … Click to Continue...
Tesla’s Model S is the “dream” car among millennials. At least that’s according to a survey conducted by Gold Eagle, an auto parts company that does consumer surveys to determine where the market is trending. The survey asked 2,000 American car owners to choose their ideal vehicle. Show More Summary
Lost wages, canceled vacations, and dampened consumer confidence all make government shutdowns the ultimate own goal.
The outcome of Ohio's historic five-way Democratic primary for governor is anyone's guess. The strongest positioned contenders — former federal consumer watchdog Richard Cordray and former U.S. Rep. Dennis Kucinich … Click to Contin...
Back in 2010, Apple’s iconic co-founder Steve Jobs was not entirely enthralled with the enterprise. In fact, Jobs is famously quoted as saying, “What I love about the consumer market, that I always hated about the enterprise market, is that we come up with a product, we try to tell everybody about it, and every person votes for themselves.” Read More
Genovation debuted its electric GXE sports car at the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas earlier in the month, but now we finally have the first video of the silent beast on the road, cruising about Nevada's Valley of Fire no less. The b-roll footage—or should we say beauty-roll—simply shows the Chevrolet Corvette Grand...
A day after a South Korean consumer group filed a complaint against Apple over the company's handling of iPhone battery issues, prosecutors on Friday said they have launched a probe to determine whether the iPhone slowdown debacle amounts to planned obsolescence.
South Korea is just one of the countries where the practice of slowing down iPhones with old batteries has earned Apple special attention from governmental agencies or consumer rights groups — the list also includes Brazil, China, France,...Show More Summary
USDA announced today a proposal to allow pork producers to run their slaughtering lines as fast as they want in exchange for conducting their own food safety inspections. It’s a warped example of cost-benefit analysis and one that could have serious consequences for workers and consumers. Under the plan, the cost to companies of self-inspecting [...]
Without explanation, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has dropped a lawsuit in Kansas it had filed a year ago against four payday lending companies. The move reinforced worries among consumer … Click to Continue »
Stocks closed higher Friday on Wall Street, driving several of the major indexes to new highs, the AP reports. Retailers and consumer goods companies led the gainers. Energy stocks fell along with the price of crude oil. Utilities declined as bond yields rose. Lowe's rose 3.5% after naming three...
We recently wrapped up the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2018 in Las Vega, where plenty of PC manufacturers pulled the covers off their latest gizmos. Being at CES, I managed to get some hands-on time with many of these future products. Show More Summary
Companies around the world are aggressively working toward making self-driving cars a reality. As consumers see fewer reasons to own a car and transportation industries aim to streamline efforts and cut costs, technology giants and automakers are all vying to lead what’s shaping up to be a popular and lucrative industry. Show More Summary
by Katie Herzog An example of the quickly disappearing lesbian. Scott Barbour/Getty Images Finally, it's cool to be queer. Not only can same-sex couples impulsively marry and then divorce six months later—a right, until 2015, solely available to our heterosexual brethren and sistren—in 2018, it's genuinely hip to queer. Show More Summary
Women are changing in the frequency with which they display behavioral disorders—or at least in the ways and types of substances they consume recreationally and therapeutically.
Coca-Cola announced long-term recycling goals Friday, including attempting to recycle a bottle or can for every beverage it sells by 2030. The soda maker and other consumer products companies have … Click to Continue »
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, founded by Elizabeth Warren prior to her career as a senator, was once the gem of the US political system, a consistently effective force for punishing finance industry wrongdoing, until Trump...Show More Summary
Intel launched a new generation of RealSense depth cameras this week, and they feature stereo cameras, updated depth modules, and Intel RealSense D4 vision processors. But these cameras aren’t built for consumers; these are for developers.
Interim director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau said the watchdog had sufficient operating funds left from FY 2017.