Talking Biz News

Talking Biz News Today — Nov. 25, 2020

Some of Wednesday’s top business news stories: Associated Press Left for dead, twice, RadioShack gets another shot online, by Matt Ott As virus cases spike, financial outlook for airlines dims CNN Tesla’s market value...

Talking Biz News Today — Nov. 24, 2020

Some of Tuesday’s top business news stories: Associated Press GM to recall 7M vehicles globally to replace Takata air bags, by Tom Krisher Employers start sending workers shopping for health coverage, by Tom Murphy...

Talking Biz News Today — Nov. 23, 2020

Some of Monday’s top business news stories: Associated Press Business owners upbeat about vaccine, wary as virus spreads, by Joyce M. Rosenberg Retailers brace as virus bears down on consumers and economy, by Christopher...

BuzzFeed buys HuffPost

BuzzFeed has struck a deal with Verizon to acquire HuffPost in an all-stock deal. Benjamin Mullin and Keach Hagey from the Wall Street Journal reported: BuzzFeed Inc. has agreed to acquire Verizon Media’s HuffPost...

Talking Biz News Today — Nov 20, 2020

Some of Friday’s top business news stories: Associated Press Mnuchin rejects renewal of some Fed emergency loan programs, by Martin Crutsinger, Christopher Rugaber US jobless claims rise to 742,000; millions to lose aid, by...

Apple cuts app store fees

Apple will cut its app store fees for smaller developers to 15% as regulatory scrutiny deepens. CNBC’s Kif Leswing reported: Apple said Wednesday it will cut its App Store commission rate to 15% for...

Talking Biz News Today — Nov. 19, 2020

Some of Thursday’s top business news stories: Associated Press Boeing Max cleared for takeoff, 2 years after deadly crashes, by David Koenig, Tom Krisher Apple to cut app store fees as legal scrutiny intensifies,...

Amazon opens online drugstore

Amazon has launched its own drugstore that will deliver prescription medications. Jonathan Shieber and Ingrid Lunden from TechCrunch reported: A little over two years after its $753 million acquisition of the prescription medicine delivery...