Microsoft Offering New Service For Booking Appointments

Microsoft Offering New Service For Booking Appointments

Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) is launching a new self-service appointment booking service for its Office 365 Business Premium users. The new service, called Bookings, lets business owners to create their own scheduling page, and then let... 
Fiat Chrysler Facing Investigations Into Its Sales Reporting

Fiat Chrysler Facing Investigations Into Its Sales Reporting

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (NYSE:FCAU) announced in a statement that federal investigators are examining its U.S. sales reporting practices. The automaker said in its statement that it is “cooperating with an (U.S. Securities and... 
Citigroup Beats Expectations In The Second Quarter

Citigroup Beats Expectations In The Second Quarter

Citigroup announced results that beat expectations for the second quarter of its fiscal year. The bank reported a 14 percent fall in net profit for the second quarter. This was significantly lower than the 25 percent drop Chief Executive... 
Warner Bros. Video Game Review Scandal Settled With FTC

Warner Bros. Video Game Review Scandal Settled With FTC

Warner Bros. (NYSE:TWX) recently agreed to settle charges from the Federal Trade Commission that accused the company of failing to disclose paying prominent YouTubers for positive coverage of one of its video games. The Federal Trade... 
Tesla Crashes Spark Investigation Into Autopilot

Tesla Crashes Spark Investigation Into Autopilot

The first fatality occurring in a semi-automated car was reported this summer. At the end of June, Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) revealed in a blog post that the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration had begun an investigation... 
Amazon Prime Day 2016 Launches At Midnight Tonight

Amazon Prime Day 2016 Launches At Midnight Tonight

The second annual Amazon Prime Day begins at midnight tonight for the millions of Amazon Prime members around the world. In addition to the U.S., shoppers in Spain, Japan, France, Canada and the U.K. can participate. The company said... 
More Than 1000 Restaurants Hit In Wendy’s Hack

More Than 1000 Restaurants Hit In Wendy’s Hack

The Wendy’s Co. (NASDAQ:WEN) revealed Thursday that a recent hack attack was much wider than initially believed. A year-long attack on point-of-sale systems at franchisee-owned Wendy’s is now suspected of affecting 1,025 locations... 
Kylie Jenner Cosmetics Company ‘F’ Rating Removed By BBB

Kylie Jenner Cosmetics Company ‘F’ Rating Removed By BBB

Kylie Jenner‘s Kylie Cosmetics recently received an ‘F’ rating from the Better Business Bureau due to the large number of customer complaints received by the bureau. Earlier this week, the BBB announced the company had received... 
Get Ready To Pay More For Your Starbucks…Again

Get Ready To Pay More For Your Starbucks…Again

Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ:SBUX) fans are getting ready to pay more for their coffee drinks. Starbucks has announced on the company website that it will be implementing “a small price increase on select beverages” that will... 
Layoffs Coming To Murray Energy Corp. This Fall

Layoffs Coming To Murray Energy Corp. This Fall

The St. Clairsville, Ohio-based Murray Energy Corporation is planning for a massive number of layoffs to occur in September. The company says it issued the notices for its operations in Ohio, West Virginia, Illinois, Kentucky, Utah... 
Nearly 200 LendingClub Employees To Lose Jobs

Nearly 200 LendingClub Employees To Lose Jobs

Online lending company LendingClub (NYSE:LC) has announced that it will lay off 179 employees, or 12 percent of its workforce, as a response to difficult market conditions. The lender reported the layoffs in a securities filing early... 
Medtronic Announces Deal For HeartWare

Medtronic Announces Deal For HeartWare

Medtronic Plc. (NYSE:MDT) has announced its intentions to buy HeartWare International Inc. (NASDAQ:HTWR) for about $1.1 billion. Medtronic will pay $58 a share in an all-cash transaction, according to a statement made on Monday. Both... 
Uber Surge Pricing Notifications Going Away

Uber Surge Pricing Notifications Going Away

Uber has announced that it is implementing a new upfront pricing policy to mitigate the effects of surge pricing on the business. Uber’s product team has been testing the idea in select cities throughout the U.S. and India since... 
Customers Unhappy With Costco Visa Card Rollout

Customers Unhappy With Costco Visa Card Rollout

Last year, Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST), the world’s largest wholesale club, announced it would be ending its 16-year relationship with American Express. A dispute over card fees was at the heart of the matter. Costco... 
Wellness Benefits Disappearing From Workplaces

Wellness Benefits Disappearing From Workplaces

A survey from the Society for Human Resource Management shows that a number of wellness benefits have been slowly disappearing from the workplace landscape. Now in its 20th year, the SHRM survey polled 3,490 H.R. professionals at companies...