Ex-Tesla employee alleges Elon Musk authorized spying on workers in bombshell SEC tip (TSLA)

Another former Tesla employee has filed a whistleblowing tip with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The tip alleges that Tesla did not disclose to shareholders the theft of raw materials and unauthorized surveillance and hacking of employee devices and that the company did not tell federal authorities about information it received from former employee Karl […]

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Can you tell Motorola’s new phone apart from Apple’s iPhone X?

Motorola’s new P30 smartphone is getting roasted online for looking almost exactly like the iPhone X. It’s not the only phone that sports a strikingly similar look as Apple’s flagship phone, but it’s the latest example of an amusing trend. Here’s a quiz to see if you can tell the two apart. Motorola’s newly-announced phone […]

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Big brands like Facebook and Starbucks are going to take crypto to the next level, and they could leave some ICO projects in the dust

Crypto took off at the end of 2017, with bitcoin hitting $20,000 at the end of December. In this oped, Bruce Elliott, president of ICOx Innovations, argues that big brands are just entering the space. This is what’s going to take the nascent market to the next level, not ICO projects. If you would have […]

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It looks like Google is preparing to open its first-ever standalone retail store (GOOGL, GOOG)

Google is near to signing a deal to take control of 14,000 feet of retail space in Chicago’s meatpacking district, according to the Chicago Tribune. This would be Google’s first-ever permanent retail store, putting it in a league with fellow tech titans Apple and Microsoft. If the report is correct, the opening up a retail […]

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The makers of ‘Grand Theft Auto’ have a huge new game coming this October, and it looks outrageous

A massive new open-world game from the folks behind “Grand Theft Auto” is on the horizon It’s named “Red Dead Redemption 2,” and it’s an incredible-looking prequel to 2010 blockbuster “Red Dead Redemption.” Unlike the satirical “GTA” games set in modern times, “Red Dead Redemption 2” is a gritty tale of American outlaws facing modernization […]

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Cybersecurity giant Symantec surges 10% after a $6 billion activist buys a stake (SYMC)

Shares of Symantec jumped as much as 10% to $20.50 Thursday after Starboard reported a stake in the cybersecurity giant. Starboard, which manages roughly $6 billion, has taken a 5.8% stake in Symantec and nominated five directors to the board. The stock surge recovers some of the price loss after Symantec fell sharply after bad […]

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Cybersecurity giant Symantec surges 10% after a $6 billion activist buys a stake (SYMC)

Shares of Symantec jumped as much as 10% to $20.50 Thursday after Starboard reported a stake in the cybersecurity giant. Starboard, which manages roughly $6 billion, has taken a 5.8% stake in Symantec and nominated five directors to the board. The stock surge recovers some of the price loss after Symantec fell sharply after bad […]

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Workers cleaning out one of New York City’s dirtiest canals have uncovered historic relics covered in toxic gunk

The Gowanus Canal, one of the most polluted bodies of water in the country, is filled with toxic sewage, bacteria, and heavy metals. The EPA has created a plan for cleaning up the canal, starting with a pilot study in Brooklyn’s Fourth Street Turning Basin. Workers cleaning the turning basin recently found relics that go […]

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Urban Dictionary is trolling Elon Musk with the definition of ‘funding secured’ (TSLA)

Someone on Urban Dictionary is taking a swipe at Elon Musk’s now infamous tweet in which he declared ‘funding secured’ in regards to his plans to take Tesla private. The post says ‘funding secured’ is something said “when you have no idea where you’re gonna get the money.” Countless brands, companies, and Twitter users were […]

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The biggest tech companies are about to undergo a major reshuffling on the stock market — here’s what’s coming, and why it matters

MSCI and S&P are soon to make some changes to how tech companies are categorized on the S&P 500 for the first time since 1999. On September 28, a new Communication Services sector will replace the current Telecoms sector, and will include some of the biggest stocks including Facebook and Netflix. It’s only the second […]

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