Tesla's First Mass-Market Car, the Model 3, Hits Production This Week – New York Times

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New York Times Tesla's First Mass-Market Car, the Model 3, Hits Production This WeekNew York TimesTesla Motors' Model 3, which will sell for around $35,000. It is a critical test of the company's plan to become a producer of mass-market electric cars. Credit Justin Pritchard/Associated Press. Tesla Motors' first mass-market car, the Model 3, will […]

Silicon Valley Investors Taking Heat Over Sexual Harassment – New York Times

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Chicago Sun-Times Silicon Valley Investors Taking Heat Over Sexual HarassmentNew York TimesNEW YORK — Sexism in Silicon Valley may be coming in for a reckoning, prompted by women coming forward with stories of sexual harassment by industry bigshots. Apologies, resignations and self-reflection have followed, although it's too soon to tell if …'I'm a creep. I'm […]

Laptop ban on Etihad flights from Abu Dhabi lifted – CBS News

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CBS News Laptop ban on Etihad flights from Abu Dhabi liftedCBS NewsThe Department of Homeland Security has removed one city and airline from the electronics ban after Abu Dhabi International Airport and Etihad met the new elevated security standards that the department announced last week, CBS News transportation …US Approves Laptops on Flights From Abu Dhabi, […]

In Worrisome Move, Kaspersky Agrees to Turn Over Source Code to US Government – Gizmodo

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Gizmodo In Worrisome Move, Kaspersky Agrees to Turn Over Source Code to US GovernmentGizmodoOver the last couple of weeks, there's been a disturbing trend of governments demanding that private tech companies share their source code if they want to do business. Now, the US government is giving the same ultimatum and it's getting what it […]

China's new heavy-lift rocket launch fails in flight – Reuters

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Reuters China's new heavy-lift rocket launch fails in flightReutersBEIJING (Reuters) – China's launch of a new heavy-lift rocket, the Long March-5 Y2, carrying what the government said was its heaviest ever satellite, failed on Sunday, official news agency Xinhua said. The same rocket type had been expected to take …China heavy-lift carrier rocket launch failsChannel NewsAsiaChina's […]

500 Startups' Dave McClure apologizes for 'multiple' advances toward women and being a 'creep' – TechCrunch

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TechCrunch 500 Startups' Dave McClure apologizes for 'multiple' advances toward women and being a 'creep'TechCrunchTaking an alternative approach to Chris Sacca's pre-publication statement on the New York Times' story of his alleged misconduct, Dave McClure waited a day to respond to the allegations made in yesterday's article. In a Medium post published Saturday …Famous tech investor […]

Voting Begins For Crayola New Blue Crayon Name — 'Star Spangled Blue' Tops List – The Inquisitr

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The Inquisitr Voting Begins For Crayola New Blue Crayon Name — 'Star Spangled Blue' Tops ListThe InquisitrCrayola's new blue crayon almost has an official new name. Crayola revealed the top five contestants from a pool of fan-chosen names on Friday, June 30, 2017. The names are part of a month-long survey of fans that ended […]

Ukraine: Russian security services were behind cyberattack – KOMO News

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KOMO News Ukraine: Russian security services were behind cyberattackKOMO NewsPeople queue for their turn to pay at a slowly working cash desk in a building supermarket in Kiev, Ukraine, Wednesday, June 28, 2017. The cyberattack ransomware that has paralyzed computers across the world hit Ukraine hardest Tuesday, with victims …Ukraine Blames Russian Security Services for Recent […]

Prices rise, partitions fall under new Utah liquor law – Sacramento Bee

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Sacramento Bee Prices rise, partitions fall under new Utah liquor lawSacramento BeeA trendy downtown Salt Lake City seafood restaurant started business Saturday with glass-smashing and champagne, a symbolic gesture in its emancipation from Utah's so-called "Zion Curtains" alcohol law. "It feels fabulous and liberating. It's a …Utah's Zion Curtains Come Crashing DownRadioWestThe fall of the […]

Workers celebrate LA's new $12 minimum wage, businesses brace for impact – Los Angeles Times

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Los Angeles Times Workers celebrate LA's new $12 minimum wage, businesses brace for impactLos Angeles TimesMore than half a million Angelenos stand to get a raise this weekend, making the city the latest testing ground in the drive to boost incomes of bottom-rung workers. Some businesses, facing a labor crunch, didn't even wait for the […]

India launches new single nationwide tax amid confusion – Minneapolis Star Tribune

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The Indian Express India launches new single nationwide tax amid confusionMinneapolis Star TribuneNEW DELHI — Shops and businesses reopened in India amid confusion Saturday, hours after the government introduced a new nationwide tax that will change the cost of nearly everything people buy, replacing a complicated mix of state and federal taxes.Struggling to get answers […]

Judge bars implementation of proposed sugary beverages tax – Seattle Times

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Chicago Sun-Times Judge bars implementation of proposed sugary beverages taxSeattle TimesCHICAGO (AP) — An Illinois judge on Friday temporarily halted the implementation of Cook County's sweetened beverage tax, which is opposed by retailers. Judge Daniel Kubasiak granted a temporary restraining order requested by the Illinois Retail …You've got more time to hoard soda popCrain’s Chicago Businessall […]

Big Food hungry for meal kits, despite Blue Apron IPO flop – Business Insider

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Business Insider Big Food hungry for meal kits, despite Blue Apron IPO flopBusiness Insider(Reuters) – The downsized initial public offering of Blue Apron Holdings Inc , the first U.S. meal-kit company to go public, may have disappointed venture capital investors, but food companies with stakes in the sector may still see returns in the form […]