How Humans Can Communicate With Aliens

"From Congress to NASA to Elon Musk, there’s been a lot of talk about humans going to Mars. Until recently, it’s been fanciful, given budget constraints, the mothballing of the space shuttle and Americans needing Russia to reach the International Space Station. But slowly, the red planet is coming into view. The vehicles necessary are being built, research craft are … Continue reading How Humans Can Communicate With Aliens

President Trump Says He’s Doubling Steel and Aluminum Tariffs With Respect to Turkey

"(ANKARA, Turkey) — President Donald Trump says he’s just authorized the doubling of steel and aluminum tariffs “with respect to Turkey.” Trump says via tweet that the tariff on aluminum imports will be increased to 20 percent and the tariff on steel imports will be raised to 50 percent as the Turkish Lira “slides rapidly … Continue reading President Trump Says He’s Doubling Steel and Aluminum Tariffs With Respect to Turkey

Elon Musk Might Take Tesla Private in a Move That Values the Company at $82 Billion

"(Bloomberg) — Elon Musk said he’s considering taking Tesla Inc. private in a radical step that would ease pressure on the money-losing automaker. Elon Musk ✔@elonmusk Am considering taking Tesla private at $420. Funding secured. 12:48 PM - Aug 7, 2018 75.3K 19.9K people are talking about this The announcement, made initially via Twitter, stunned … Continue reading Elon Musk Might Take Tesla Private in a Move That Values the Company at $82 Billion

E.U. Fines Google $5.1 Billion in Android Antitrust Case

Credit- Benjamin Quinton for The New York Times "BRUSSELS — European authorities increased their efforts to rein in Silicon Valley Wednesday by fining Google a record $5.1 billion for abusing its power in the mobile phone market, a steep antitrust penalty that is among the most aggressive regulatory moves ever made against American technology companies. The … Continue reading E.U. Fines Google $5.1 Billion in Android Antitrust Case

Netflix Shares Tank After Big Miss On Subscriber Growth

"Netflix's subscriber growth fell short of Wall Street expectations on Monday, sending shares of the normally high-flying stock down 14 percent on fears that the company's expansion is slowing. The company added 5.2 million customers from April through June, 1 million fewer than forecasts from Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S, as it added new programming including "Lost … Continue reading Netflix Shares Tank After Big Miss On Subscriber Growth

Women Claimed Johnson & Johnson’s Talc Powder Gave Them Cancer. They Just Won $4.7 Billion in Damages

"Johnson & Johnson must pay $4.14 billion in punitive damages to women who claimed asbestos in the company’s talc products caused them to develop ovarian cancer. The company’s shares dropped in afterhours trading. The jury earlier ordered J&J to pay them $550 million in compensatory damages, bringing the total to $4.69 billion. The amount marks … Continue reading Women Claimed Johnson & Johnson’s Talc Powder Gave Them Cancer. They Just Won $4.7 Billion in Damages

Important Chinese Businessman Wang Jian Suddenly Passes Away

"Wang Jian, 57, had climbed on a high parapet to take photographs in the picturesque village of Bonnieux when he fell, police said. For a co-founder of a regional airline in China, Wang Jian's rise to prominence in international business might come as a surprise to many. The 57-year-old defied this stereotype. He and his … Continue reading Important Chinese Businessman Wang Jian Suddenly Passes Away