Google Refunding Millions for Charges Children Made

Google Refunding Millions for Charges Children Made

Google announced that it will pay complete refunds that total as much as $19 million to consumers that had their accounts charged for purchases that their children made for apps without the parental consent needed. The apps were purchased from the Google Play app store. The settlement by Google is […]

General Electric Agrees To Sell Appliance Unit For $5.4B (NYSE:GE)

General Electric Agrees To Sell Appliance Unit For $5.4B (NYSE:GE)

General Electric has announced the planned sale of its appliance unit to Chinese manufacturer Haier for $5.4 billion in cash. The deal also includes the 48.4 percent stake that GE Appliances owns in Mexican appliance company Mabe. The transaction is expected to close in mid-2018. The purchase must passes regulatory […]

Ashley Madison Rebounds with Millions of New Users

Ashley Madison Rebounds with Millions of New Users

They say that no publicity is bad publicity and for Ashley Madison, the site for men who want to have an affair that might very well be the case. A massive breach of data that exposed information of millions of spouses who were unfaithful apparently has not kept the site […]

U.S. Has Stopped Major Extortion and Hacking Ring

U.S. Has Stopped Major Extortion and Hacking Ring

An international operation led by the U.S. put to an end a crime ring that had infected many hundreds of thousands of PCs across the globe with a malicious software that is used to steal banking information and to extort the owner of the computer, said the U.S. Justice Department […]

China Automotive Systems (CAAS) Issues Earnings Results

China Automotive Systems (CAAS) Issues Earnings Results

China Automotive Systems (NASDAQ:CAAS) announced its earnings results on Friday. The auto parts company reported $0.01 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.01) by $0.02, MarketWatch Earnings reports. The company had revenue of $112.08 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $118.29 million. China […]

Netflix And Verizon Trade Barbs On Streaming Delays (NASDAQ:NFLX) (NYSE:VZ)

Netflix And Verizon Trade Barbs On Streaming Delays (NASDAQ:NFLX) (NYSE:VZ)

People streaming shows on Netflix may have noticed a message on the screen from the company blaming Verizon for slowing down their streaming speed. Journalist Yuri Victor, who noticed the on-screen message as he began to stream a television show, posted a screen shot of the Netflix message on Twitter. […]

GM Purchases Ride-Hailing Sidecar’s Assets

GM Purchases Ride-Hailing Sidecar’s Assets

General Motors has increased its expertise in the ride-sharing/hailing arena. The Detroit-based automaker hired some employees and purchased the assets of recently shuttered Sidecar Technologies, a ride-sharing/hailing company that closed last month. According to a company statement, GM has hired employees of Sidecar to integrate them into the urban mobility […]

$4.72 Billion in Sales Expected for Jones Lang LaSalle Inc (JLL) This Quarter

$4.72 Billion in Sales Expected for Jones Lang LaSalle Inc (JLL) This Quarter

Equities research analysts expect Jones Lang LaSalle Inc (NYSE:JLL) to post sales of $4.72 billion for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks. Two analysts have issued estimates for Jones Lang LaSalle’s earnings. The lowest sales estimate is $4.69 billion and the highest is $4.74 billion. Jones Lang LaSalle reported sales […]