Tomb Raider publisher Square Enix to sell iconic video game franchise

Tomb Raider publisher Square Enix to sell iconic video game franchise

Tomb Raider is one of the most well-known video game franchises of all time. Christian Petersen | Getty Images The iconic Tomb Raider video game franchise is being sold by its Japanese publisher Square Enix as part of a $300 million deal. Square Enix said Monday it will offload three of its game development studios … Read more

Mercedes-AMG C 43 4Matic, first electrified turbo debuts – Trials and News

The Three-pointed Star shuffles the cards on the table again and using a technology derived directly from Formula 1, brings to the latest generation of the Mercedes-AMG C 43 4Matic the unprecedented solution of the ‘electrified turbo’, which together with the Mild system Hybrid 48 Volt revitalizes (if ever it were needed) the solution of … Read more

Apple Posted Another Great Quarter. The Next One Might Not Be As Good.

Apple Posted Another Great Quarter.  The Next One Might Not Be As Good.

Text size Apple reported better-than-expected earnings on Thursday, despite a tough comparison from a year ago. Michael M. Santiago/Getty Images apple managed to deliver another impressive earnings report. For the March quarter, the company beat expectations nearly across the board, with big beats for its iPhone, Mac, and iPad businesses. As expected, Apple (ticker: AAPL) … Read more

5 things to know before the stock market opens Thursday, April 28

5 things to know before the stock market opens Thursday, April 28

Here are the most important news, trends and analysis that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Nasdaq futures sound the stocks look to get back on track The Nasdaq MarketSite in New York. Michael Nagle | Bloomberg | Getty Images Nasdaq futures bounced nearly 2% on Thursday, boosted by a 14% pop in … Read more

China’s Beijing city loosens robotaxi rules for Baidu Apollo Go, Pony.ai

China's Beijing city loosens robotaxi rules for Baidu Apollo Go, Pony.ai

Chinese tech companies Baidu’s Apollo Go and Pony.ai announced Thursday they received permission from Beijing city authorities to remove the safety driver for part of their robotaxi business in a suburban part of the city. vcg | Visual China Group | Getty Images BEIJING — China’s capital city has moved one step closer toward letting … Read more

Dow drops 700 points, Nasdaq slumps ahead of megacap tech earnings

Dow drops 700 points, Nasdaq slumps ahead of megacap tech earnings

US stocks were trading sharply lower Tuesday afternoon, failing to build on the previous session’s bounce, as investors sift through a raft of company results and awaiting earnings reports due after the bell from tech giants including Microsoft Corp. and Google parent Alphabet Inc. How are stock indexes performing? The Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA … Read more

Stock Market Falls Ahead of Alphabet, Microsoft Earnings

Stock Market Falls Ahead of Alphabet, Microsoft Earnings

US stocks fell, extending their April losses, investors digested earnings reports from leading companies and weighed concerns about inflation and the spread of Covid-19 in China. The S&P 500 shed 2% in Tuesday afternoon trading, a day after tech stocks led major indexes higher. The Dow Jones Industrial Average declined 1.8%, while the technology-heavy Nasdaq … Read more

SpaceX signs Hawaiian Airlines for free Starlink Wi-Fi on flights

SpaceX signs Hawaiian Airlines for free Starlink Wi-Fi on flights

Hawaiian Airlines plane Louis Nastro | Reuters SpaceX will start providing wireless internet on Hawaiian Airlines flights from the Starlink satellite network as early as next year, a service the airline told CNBC it plans to offer to passengers for free. The deal marks the first for Elon Musk’s space company with a major airline. … Read more

Twitter Re-Examines Elon Musk’s Bid, May Be More Receptive to a Deal

Twitter Re-Examines Elon Musk's Bid, May Be More Receptive to a Deal

twitter Inc. TWTR 3.93% is re-examining Elon Musk’s $43 billion takeover offer after the billionaire lined up financing for the bid, in a sign the social-media company could be more receptive to a deal. Twitter had been expected to rebuff the offer, which Mr. Musk made earlier this month without saying how he would pay … Read more

‘A recession in the next 12 months is not in our base case’: Stocks got clobbered Friday. Why smart investors focus on the long game

'A recession in the next 12 months is not in our base case': Stocks got clobbered Friday.  Why smart investors focus on the long game

The stock market ended a volatile week on a gloomy note Friday, with the three major US indexes plunging investors got tripped up in worries like inflation, the Fed’s fight against it and fears of a hard-landing recession. As confidence got pummeled as well, financial experts recommended that investors not panic, but think about long-term … Read more