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Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin wants to build a tourism space station nearly as big as the ISS - CNN

Blue Origin, the rocket and space tourism company founded by Jeff Bezos, is proposing a massive new commercial space station called "Orbital Reef" that could be used to host science experiments, vacation getaways, and potentially even in-space manufacturing.

business - CNN
10:38am PDT - October 25th, 2021

Extreme couponers were sent to prison in $31.8 million fraud scheme - CNN

The FBI is revealing new details about a $31.8 million counterfeit coupon scheme that landed a Virginia Beach married couple in prison for nearly 20 years combined.

business - CNN
10:28am PDT - October 25th, 2021

Mastercard Partners With Bakkt to Bring Cryptocurrency Payments to the Masses - The Wall Street Journal

Banks will be able to issue debit or credit cards that let people pay with bitcoin and earn cryptocurrency as rewards

business - The Wall Street Journal
10:07am PDT - October 25th, 2021

Percieved as ‘Boring:’ Facebook Is Struggling to Attract Younger Users - Breitbart

According to a recent report, tech giant Facebook has been struggling to attract younger users to the platform in recent years. An internal presentation reads: “Most young adults perceive Facebook as a place for people in their 40s and 50s. Young adults perce…

business - Breitbart News
10:04am PDT - October 25th, 2021

US STOCKS-S&P 500, Dow hit new highs; Big Tech struggles ahead of earnings - Reuters

* Indexes up: Dow 0.15%, S&P 0.47%, Nasdaq 0.80% (Adds comment, details; updates prices to early afternoon)

business - Reuters
10:02am PDT - October 25th, 2021

NTSB chair calls on Elon Musk to change design of Tesla Autopilot - TechCrunch

National Transportation Safety Board Chairwoman Jennifer Homendy has called on Tesla to change the design of its advanced driver assistance system to ensure it cannot be misused by drivers, according to a letter sent to the company’s CEO Elon Musk. The letter…

business - TechCrunch
9:53am PDT - October 25th, 2021

Mastercard will allow banks on its payments network to provide cryptocurrency services - The Verge

Mastercard said it will start allowing banks and financial institutions on its massive global payments network to integrate cryptocurrency into their products, such as loyalty programs and credit and debit card rewards.

business - The Verge
9:39am PDT - October 25th, 2021

ASX to rise, Tesla fuels Nasdaq advance - Markets - The Australian Financial Review

Australian shares are poised to open higher with a 100,000 car order from Hertz helping to accelerate Tesla to a $US1 trillion market cap.

business - Australian Financial Review
9:16am PDT - October 25th, 2021

Pushing up the revs: How Matshela Koko's Eskom kept the lights on, and why the system is now broken - News24

This week, News24 publishes the findings of a months-long data investigation that sheds light on some of the causes for Eskom's deteriorating performance. Here's what you need to know.

business - News24
8:40am PDT - October 25th, 2021

Lucid Motor's Air EV finally hits the roads with a range that blows Tesla away - Fortune

Lucid's Dream Edition luxury sedan can travel up to 520 miles on a single charge. But it will cost you. They carry a $169,000 price tag.

business - Fortune
8:30am PDT - October 25th, 2021

Lincolnshire Wolds: Anger over Biscathorpe oil drilling plan - BBC News

Planning officers at Lincolnshire Council have recommended the application is given the go ahead.

business - BBC News
8:30am PDT - October 25th, 2021

Pinterest, Bakkt, Tesla, Facebook: What to Watch When the Stock Market Opens Today - The Wall Street Journal

Pinterest shares slumped after PayPal said it isn’t pursuing a deal for the social-media company

business - The Wall Street Journal
5:29am PDT - October 25th, 2021

Russian group that hacked SolarWinds is still attacking America's computer networks - CNN

Nobelium, the Russian hacking group responsible for the cyberattacks on SolarWinds, is still at it.

business - CNN
5:22am PDT - October 25th, 2021

Walmart recalls room spray for "rare and dangerous" bacteria linked to 2 deaths - CBS News

CDC urges consumers not to even open recalled bottles and use gloves in returning them to the retailer.

business - CBS News
5:13am PDT - October 25th, 2021

Hertz reportedly orders 100,000 Teslas in $4.2 billion deal - The Verge

Rental car firm Hertz has reportedly ordered 100,000 Tesla Model 3 sedans in a $4.2 billion deal. According to a report from Bloomberg News, the deal is the biggest single order of electric vehicles.

business - The Verge
5:03am PDT - October 25th, 2021

Alibaba has lost R5 trillion in world's biggest wipeout - News24

Few people could have predicted the downward spiral for Alibaba Group Holding, when founder Jack Ma delivered a blunt criticism of China’s financial system last October.

business - News24
5:01am PDT - October 25th, 2021

Citigroup warns of hefty charges from South Korea consumer business closing - Reuters.com

Citigroup Inc on Monday warned of significant charges related to the closing of its consumer banking business in South Korea, months after announcing its exit from 13 markets across Asia, Europe, Middle East and Africa.

business - Reuters
5:01am PDT - October 25th, 2021

Tesla’s Model 3 is first electric vehicle to top monthly sales charts in Europe - The Verge

Tesla’s Model 3 has become the first electric vehicle to top monthly sales of new cars in Europe. It’s also the first time a car built outside of Europe has topped the charts, according to data from research firm Jato Dynamics.

business - The Verge
4:34am PDT - October 25th, 2021

Facebook has known it has a human trafficking problem for years. It still hasn't fully fixed it - CNN

Facebook has for years struggled to crack down on content related to what it calls domestic servitude: "a form of trafficking of people for the purpose of working inside private homes through the use of force, fraud, coercion or deception," according to inter…

business - CNN
4:33am PDT - October 25th, 2021

Elon Musk says Tesla Full Self-Driving software has 'issues' - Fox News

Tesla released then rolled-back a Full Self-Driving software update on Sunday after problems with the system arose. The partially-automated system periodically gets new capabilities for Tesla owners to test.

business - Fox News
4:14am PDT - October 25th, 2021

Apple once threatened Facebook ban over Mideast maid abuse - Associated Press

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Two years ago, Apple threatened to pull Facebook and Instagram from its app store over concerns about the platform being used as a tool to trade and sell maids in the Mideast.

business - Associated Press
4:02am PDT - October 25th, 2021

The Station: Zoox seeks out rain and Tesla fans go on the attack — again - TechCrunch

The Station is a weekly newsletter dedicated to all things transportation. Sign up here — just click The Station — to receive it every weekend in your inbox. Hello readers: Welcome to The Station, your central hub for all past, present and future means of mov…

business - TechCrunch
4:01am PDT - October 25th, 2021

Mark Cuban-Owned Company Launches Pharmacy-Benefit Manager - The Wall Street Journal

An employer group is also starting a company to manage prescription-drug benefits as frustration mounts with the PBMs hired to control spending

business - The Wall Street Journal
4:00am PDT - October 25th, 2021

Inside Facebook's struggle to keep young people - The Verge

Facebook is in crisis mode over losing young people on its main app and Instagram, according to leaked documents from whistleblower Frances Haugen.

business - The Verge
4:00am PDT - October 25th, 2021

Apple once threatened Facebook ban over Mideast maid abuse - Associated Press

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Two years ago, Apple threatened to pull Facebook and Instagram from its app store over concerns about the platform being used as a tool to trade and sell maids in the Mideast.

business - Associated Press
3:58am PDT - October 25th, 2021

RT @NBCNews: Everyday prices are soaring — so why are stocks still flying high? https://t.co/4BdIWcOWnm

Patrick Parker (@DaRealPatrickP)
6:35pm PDT - October 25th, 2021

RT @086Very: @KathyParkPrice It must suck being so fragile you're seemingly offended by a truck that is none of your business or concern

m3875 (@marniehutchinso)
6:35pm PDT - October 25th, 2021
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Kathleen McKinney (@McKinneyKath)
6:35pm PDT - October 25th, 2021

RT @now_justice: Hey Merrick Barr Garland! 13 businesses dejoy got post office business from benefits him personally! Why wont @TheJusticeD

Sharon Ann Martisek (@sharonmartisek)
6:35pm PDT - October 25th, 2021

RT @jentrification: Moving is awful. Why hasn't anyone started a 'manage your move' business yet? Transfer my utilities. Pack my house.…

Liyah (@zealousaches)
6:35pm PDT - October 25th, 2021

RT @TheFordFANatic: Since the theme of this week’s challenge is local business support, make sure to check out @meredithwolting , the local…

Neil Anthony (@NeilAnthonyLive)
6:35pm PDT - October 25th, 2021

AWARD: @HankookTireUSA HPS-Cell Sweeps Top Three Design Award #Business #Project #Technology #Automotive https://t.co/F6FiJTG1rV

The Tyreman (@The_Tyreman)
6:35pm PDT - October 25th, 2021

RT @EmpireEd: "I don't have time for that". False. - 8 hours working - 8 hours sleeping - 4 hours on basic activities You still have 4 h…

Kayls (@kayleymariexox)
6:35pm PDT - October 25th, 2021

RT @Cernovich: Holy shit. They were so paranoid of covid that they couldn’t have armorer present! - Because of COVID-19 safety protocols…

Prepped&Ready (@readyprepperone)
6:35pm PDT - October 25th, 2021

Today’s Outdoor Industry Summit at Salida's @TheSteamPlant was a big success. I made welcoming and framing remarks during the plenary session. Thanks to all who attended, the Central Mountains Small Business Development Center and other organizers, SteamPlant personnel https://t.co/HKa2mKx5Hi

Commissioner Keith Baker (@ChaffeeComBaker)
6:35pm PDT - October 25th, 2021

RT @ProChoiceOH: You can watch the meeting in Celina OH live on facebook here: https://t.co/PTe79z3dxy they just moved the ordinance to the…

URGE Ohio (@UrgeOh)
6:35pm PDT - October 25th, 2021

RT @martina656d: Wow these kinds of things are wonderful for #SHIB, Bloomberg talking about Shib is a mind-blowing achievement @ShytoshiKus

TAPAS KARMAKAR (@TAPASKA55802062)
6:35pm PDT - October 25th, 2021

RT @Loyal_ex_24: Nothing makes me happy than seeing young people starting businesses or just talking about starting a certain business

CarpeDM!SeizeTheBae! (@sibochadz)
6:35pm PDT - October 25th, 2021

here I am just listening to bad bunny and minding my business

Los (@C4rlit0sWayy)
6:35pm PDT - October 25th, 2021

RT @SalmanSoz: In 2012, @RahulGandhi interacted with students in Kashmir University. Ratan Tata and other business leaders were present. Th…

FARMAN £LAHII (@FarmanElahii)
6:35pm PDT - October 25th, 2021

RT @TychoBrahe: This unredacted suit against Google about their Monopoly/Cartel behavior is just... Gruesome stuff. Rates for advertising m…

the crowfather (@ExLegeLibertas)
6:35pm PDT - October 25th, 2021

RT @Izengabe_: @thehill @BarackObama Loudoun County,VA school board covered up a student's rape & then tried to get parents who complained…

MissLilli (@MissLilli4)
6:35pm PDT - October 25th, 2021

RT @InsanNeeru2: Take pleasure in what you have, don't worry about what you don't have, but work hard and at the same time keep walking, ea…

Teri Rehmat (@Teri_rehmat_)
6:35pm PDT - October 25th, 2021

RT @meraki: The #MerakiMarketplace just got an extreme makeover. Discover how your enterprise can achieve better business outcomes fast, wi…

Ana Cano Nennig (@canoana)
6:35pm PDT - October 25th, 2021

RT @TitusNation: It’s stunning how baldfaced @Sen_JoeManchin and @SenatorSinema ’s corruption is. Joe owns a coal business, kills the clean…

(@TB0ebert)
6:27pm PDT - October 25th, 2021

RT @lauferlaw: “Facebook shares under pressure following their amoral business practices in accepting payment for weaponized propaganda tha…

Louise Beane (@fiddlesticksfl)
6:27pm PDT - October 25th, 2021

if tomorrow i wear the same thing i wore today…mind your business

zo ✨ (@zoee_cochran)
6:27pm PDT - October 25th, 2021

RT @Kaboom_Poker: Hello @AmazonHelp and @USPSHelp I keep getting packages delivered to my house that are Amazon returns and have no busines…

Shield (@ShieldVoC)
6:27pm PDT - October 25th, 2021

RT @pakpakchicken: I'm pretty sure Hertz will not get a discount. Tesla doesn't have a B2B. I've two sources contacting for bulk sales, but…

Peter (@IRONISTES)
6:27pm PDT - October 25th, 2021

RT @fred_guttenberg: I have been warning the business community for some time now that the cost and risk of gun violence has been passed on…

Patricia (@SpicyTricia)
6:27pm PDT - October 25th, 2021

South Korea us churning out chartbusters. Meanwhile, Indifilm makers are busy giving gyaan on social media. https://t.co/1CHKJhDgNp

Alpesh Patel (@alpeshtwitting)
6:27pm PDT - October 25th, 2021

RT @evan_greer: The world was not better before the Internet. But the Internet was better before Facebook. And the world will be better if…

ᨆᨖᨄᨈᨗᨖ (@RadenKraton)
6:27pm PDT - October 25th, 2021
Logitech revenue rises in second quarter https://t.co/5hcaXPm37O https://t.co/uv9RDrYSre

Logitech revenue rises in second quarter https://t.co/5hcaXPm37O https://t.co/uv9RDrYSre

Andy Vermaut (@AndyVermaut)
6:27pm PDT - October 25th, 2021

3 Social Media Alternatives for Your Small Business to Thrive https://t.co/LST8qYMzhj via @Lisapatb

Contemporary Virtual Assistance (@ContemporaryVA)
6:27pm PDT - October 25th, 2021

RT @Gorgeous_Riece: Mind ya fuckn business when it comes to me k.

✨Dij✨ Blue Orchid (@Amethyst_soul_)
6:27pm PDT - October 25th, 2021

Hey folks just an fyi… NEVER do business with @ZalesJewelers … Customer service sucks!! They will tell you anything to get a sale. I’ve been told sooo many different things in regards to my engagement ring. I would never recommend them!!! #Zales #ZalesJewelers

MOE (@therealpmb07)
6:27pm PDT - October 25th, 2021

RT @sunandavashisht: Someone deliberately manufactured this ‘Shami abused’ business. Only person who is getting bitterly criticized is Vira…

Hope (@newbie_hope)
6:27pm PDT - October 25th, 2021

RT @business: Poland is stepping up its confrontation with Germany by creating an institute to advance reparations claims for atrocities co…

michal beit halachmi (@clarinetwoman2)
6:27pm PDT - October 25th, 2021

RT @annaliamar: Sending a w-2 form to everyone who was in my business last year

Erica (@Umericaaa)
6:27pm PDT - October 25th, 2021

RT @business: Between Squid Game, BTS, and Parasite, South Korea is flexing its soft power. It’s doing so in a much different way than the…

David K. Li (@davidkli)
6:27pm PDT - October 25th, 2021
RT @stoobidoo: you have no business looking this cute https://t.co/STXsYMXCuZ

RT @stoobidoo: you have no business looking this cute https://t.co/STXsYMXCuZ

mrs barnes (@ithinkitsdhanvi)
6:26pm PDT - October 25th, 2021

RT @ArasMoonOwner: I deployed my very 1st contract on my own to see if I could, but I didn't make it with a marketing wallet so we are re l…

Aras B. (@ArasMoonOwner)
6:26pm PDT - October 25th, 2021

RT @foreheadfatty: not understanding financial boundaries. if i say i'm broke, then it means that i am unable to fork out money for the thi…

nia~ (@sy7wna)
6:14pm PDT - October 25th, 2021
RT @Reuters: AIG names new CFO with life and retirement unit split under way https://t.co/wb8ayghxmZ https://t.co/iZe6MHhkTP

RT @Reuters: AIG names new CFO with life and retirement unit split under way https://t.co/wb8ayghxmZ https://t.co/iZe6MHhkTP

imakoso21 (@imakoso21)
6:14pm PDT - October 25th, 2021

Tesla Value Tops $1 Trillion After Hertz Orders 100,000 Cars https://t.co/oJ5lHi6TbI

Joanne Marie Rumford (@JoanneRumford)
6:14pm PDT - October 25th, 2021