DETROIT (Reuters) – General Motors Co shares rose on Tuesday after the company said 2018 earnings will be largely flat compared with 2017 and forecast higher profits in 2019 when its revamped line of high-margin pickup trucks hits the U.S. market.
Climate protection and the reduction of carbon dioxide emissions have been on top of global development agendas. Accordingly, research and development projects have been conducted on national and international levels, which aim for the improvement of t…
Astrophysicists set a new limit for the maximum mass of neutron stars: It cannot exceed 2.16 solar masses.
Professional investors are going all in on the raging bull market.
[Disclosure: Microsoft is a client of the author.]I got to sit down with Microsoft prior to the start of CES to talk about the broad future visions they’ve been sharing with folks all week. As you would expect, given this is CES, focus was on perso…
Norway’s oil cash no longer invest in firms involved in nuclear weaponry.
From college dropouts to prestige educations, these business powerhouses got their educations in a number of ways.
CNBC takes a look at some of the joint ventures that may be most affected by Carillion’s collapse.
(Reuters) – Citigroup Inc on Tuesday reported quarterly profit that topped Wall Street expectations as growth in its global consumer banking business, led by solid gains in Asia and Latin America, made up for lower trading revenue.
Some believe bitcoin has both scarcity and utility—and that makes it valuable.
BERLIN (Reuters) – Some 10,000 workers at German carmaker Daimler AG walked off their shifts for an hour on Tuesday as they sought to persuade employers to give engineering workers around Germany more pay and a shorter working week.
A petition in South Korea against cryptocurrency regulation has reached the number of signatures that would induce a government response.
The founder of Crown & Caliber needed help, and discovered that ‘no’ is the secret to success.
LONDON/EDINBURGH (Reuters) – The collapse of British services group Carillion started to hurt thousands of small contractors on Tuesday, with some laying off workers after the rapid demise of a company that was winning state contracts as recently as N…
Shale gas is one of least sustainable options for producing electricity, according to new research.
Scientists have identified a unique structure that wraps around the mantis shrimp’s club to protect it from self-inflicted damage as it crushes hard-shelled prey. The finding will help researchers develop ultra-strong materials for the aerospace and sp…
Photons with energy higher than the ‘band gap’ of the semiconductor absorbing them give rise to what are known as hot electrons. The extra energy is lost very fast, as it is converted into heat so it does not contribute to the voltage. Researchers have…
Applied mathematics can be a powerful tool in helping predict the genesis and evolution of different types of cancers, a study has found.
BMO Capital Markets raises its price target on Amazon to $1,600, the highest call on the company of any brokerage.
Don’t sacrifice yourself because you think it will help your company grow.
Apple may (or may not) have scaled-back its ambition to build its own connected vehicles, but at CES 2018 we still saw lots of news around its CarPlay system. Here’s a brief run-down on what happened:What they’re saying
CES 2018 saw lots of conversa…
DETROIT (Reuters) – General Motors Co said on Tuesday it expects earnings in 2018 to be largely flat compared with 2017, but that profits should pick up pace in 2019 as its revamped line of high-margin pickup trucks hits the U.S. market.
(Reuters) – Citigroup Inc on Tuesday posted an $18.3 billion quarterly net loss on one-time tax charges, but said adjusted income rose 4 percent from a year earlier as consumer businesses made up for lower revenue from bond and currency trading. The…
LONDON (Reuters) – Uber [UBER.UL] said on Tuesday its British drivers will have to take a six-hour break after they have accepted and made trips with passengers totaling 10 hours as the taxi app responds to criticism over excessive working hours.
Carillion’s collapse should be a “wake-up call” for every U.K. pension saver, according to a financial consultancy.
Community-owned fiber-to-home broadband networks generally charge less for entry-level service than private providers, according to Harvard’s Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society. Despite lower “teaser rates” private providers offer during the first year of service, publicly-owned fiber-to-the-home networks in 23 of 27 communities examined offered lower-priced service.