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How Joe Biden's leading VP contenders stack up in the wake of protests over George Floyd's death

CNBC looked at how Floyd's death and its impact on some of the biggest names on Biden's VP shortlist: Rep. Val Demings and Sens. Kamala Harris, Amy Klobuchar and Elizabeth Warren.

cnbc - Google News
8:28am PDT - June 1st, 2020

Salesforce stock is taking a hit today after lighter guidance in yesterday’s earning’s report

In spite of a positive quarter with record revenue that beat analyst estimates, Salesforce stock was taking a hit today because of lighter guidance. Wall Street is a tough audience. The stock was down $8.29/share or 4.58% as of 2:15 pm ET. The guidance, which…

cnbc - TechCrunch
11:28am PDT - May 29th, 2020

Cisco to acquire internet monitoring solution ThousandEyes

When Cisco bought AppDynamics in 2017 for $3.7 billion just before the IPO, the company sent a clear signal it wanted to move beyond its pure network hardware roots into the software monitoring side of the equation. Yesterday afternoon the company announced i…

cnbc - TechCrunch
5:30am PDT - May 29th, 2020

Tesla CEO Elon Musk gets $700 million in first performance-based payout

Tesla has awarded its CEO, Elon Musk, with the first out of 12 performance-based payouts — and it’s worth over a whopping $700 million. According to a document (via TechCrunch) filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Musk has earned 1.7 million Tes…

cnbc - Engadget
12:40am PDT - May 29th, 2020

Elon Musk rides shotgun as Jay Leno drives Tesla Cybertruck underground

In this week's episode of Jay Leno's Garage on CNBC, the former talkshow host chatted with Musk about his electric car company and snagged the opportunity to drive the only Cybertruck that currently exists.  The truck was initially revealed in November of las…

cnbc - Mashable
10:37am PDT - May 28th, 2020

A 'capital war' is accelerating between the US and China, and the coronavirus pandemic is only making it worse, according to one investor

  • The coronavirus pandemic is accelerating a capital war between the US and China, Michael Howell, the CEO of CrossBorder Capital, said in a Tuesday interview with CNBC.
  • "The decision to share dollar swap lines with 14 other nations, effective…

    cnbc - Business Insider
    8:54am PDT - May 27th, 2020

Elon Musk's SpaceX raises $346 million ahead of debut astronaut mission

Elon Musk's SpaceX said on Tuesday that it raised $346.2 million in a new round of funding, a day before it launches two American astronauts to the International Space Station.

cnbc - Reuters
9:33am PDT - May 26th, 2020

Former FDA commissioner says reopened states are to blame for an increase in coronavirus hospitalizations

  • All 50 states have taken steps toward reopening and several have reported an increase in coronavirus hospitalizations.
  • "It's a small uptick, but it is an uptick, and it is unmistakable, and it is probably a result of reopening," Scott Gottli…

    cnbc - Business Insider
    8:49am PDT - May 26th, 2020

Elon Musk: the Tesla Cybertruck isn’t getting any smaller

In the days and weeks after Tesla CEO Elon Musk revealed the cybertruck — a post-apocalyptic inspired vehicle made of cold-rolled steel — there was a lot of speculation about whether it would be smaller once it actually made it to market. Production of the Cy…

cnbc - TechCrunch
1:47pm PDT - May 23rd, 2020

Mark Zuckerberg said Facebook employees who move out of Silicon Valley may face pay cuts

  • Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said employees looking to leave Silicon Valley for areas with cheaper cost-of-living may be subject to pay cuts, CNBC reported.
  • "We'll adjust salary to your location at that point," Zuckerberg said during a lives…

    cnbc - Business Insider
    8:38pm PDT - May 21st, 2020

Fitbit hopes to make ventilators during the COVID-19 pandemic

Fitbit wants to join the host of companies making ventilators during the COVID-19 pandemic. Company chief James Park told CNBC in an interview that Fitbit is shifting its production to make the potentially life-saving equipment, with plans to submit its techn…

cnbc - Engadget
12:36pm PDT - May 15th, 2020

Amazon to sell its own face shields and this is normal now

Amazon is getting into the personal protective equipment (PPE) business.  In a Thursday blog post, Amazon vice president Brad Porter announced his company's plan to manufacture face shields — like the one pictured above — at scale. What's more, at some indete…

cnbc - Mashable
5:58pm PDT - May 14th, 2020

California could see a peak of 25% unemployment as more than 4.6 million people have already filed for job-loss benefits

  • California Governor Gavin Newsom said the state's unemployment rate could peak at 25% as a result of the coronavirus outbreak. 
  • So far, 4.6 million people in the state have filed for unemployment. 
  • The state also expects a $54.3 bil…

    cnbc - Business Insider
    3:03pm PDT - May 14th, 2020

Apple buys virtual reality company NextVR

In one of its more interesting acquisitions in recent memory, Apple has purchased NextVR. The company confirmed the deal to CNBC. NextVR is best known for its past work with the NBA. The two had worked together to produce and broadcast basketball games and hi…

cnbc - Engadget
12:26pm PDT - May 14th, 2020

Are stable SaaS valuations driven by logic, or hope?

Hello and welcome back to our regular morning look at private companies, public markets and the gray space in between. The resilience of the American stock market in the face of near-record unemployment (there were nearly three million more unemployment claim…

cnbc - TechCrunch
8:07am PDT - May 14th, 2020

Tesla employees who don’t return to work could lose unemployment benefits

Furloughed Tesla employees who are called back to work could lose unemployment benefits if they choose to stay at home due to COVID-19 concerns, the company’s head of human resources Valerie Workman wrote in an email sent to workers Wednesday. The internal em…

cnbc - TechCrunch
3:22pm PDT - May 13th, 2020

Consumer complaints to Transportation Department about airlines have skyrocketed during coronavirus pandemic - The Washington Post

  1. Consumer complaints to Transportation Department about airlines have skyrocketed during coronavirus pandemic  The Washington Post
  2. DOT warns airlines – again – to issue refunds for canceled flights after receiving 25,000 complaints  USA TODAY…

    cnbc - The Washington Post
    2:13pm PDT - May 12th, 2020

Zoom acquires security startup Keybase to offer end-to-end encryption

In its latest effort to beef up security, Zoom has acquired Keybase, a popular startup that provides encrypted communication services -- like secure messaging and file sharing. The deal is part of Zoom’s 90-day plan to address security issues brought to light…

cnbc - Engadget
7:50am PDT - May 7th, 2020

Pinterest rolls out new board features including notes, dates and section suggestions

Pinterest is today introducing new features that make it easier for those planning recipes, virtual events, and other quarantine activities. These include the ability to add a date or notes to a board as well as automated ways to better organize your pins on …

cnbc - TechCrunch
8:13am PDT - May 6th, 2020

Moody's cuts Saudi Arabia's credit outlook to negative, cites oil-price shock driven by coronavirus

  • Moody's downgraded Saudi Arabia's sovereign outlook to negative from stable on Friday, citing increased downside risks to the kingdom's fiscal strength from the oil rout. 
  • "The government's balance sheet has weakened since the previous oil p…

    cnbc - Business Insider
    12:31pm PDT - May 4th, 2020

Gig workers are screwed right now. This emergency cash fund can help.

It's tough out there for gig workers. Those who are working during the coronavirus pandemic are struggling to get proper protection from companies like Instacart, and those who aren't are struggling to pay the bills. Even those who are still working may not b…

cnbc - Mashable
5:00am PDT - May 1st, 2020

Investors are clamoring for new Boeing debt after the company's $641 million first-quarter loss, report says

  • Demand for new Boeing bonds is strong after the company's first-quarter report revealed a dire loss, CNBC reported Thursday.
  • Investor interest in fresh debt issuance could total $75 billion, sources told CNBC, more than triple what Boeing wa…

    cnbc - Business Insider
    11:25am PDT - April 30th, 2020

Max Q: How to build a Starship

Max Q is a new weekly newsletter all about space. Sign up here to receive it weekly on Sundays in your inbox. Busy week for SpaceX – across funding, space tourism, and next-gen spacecraft. There’s also a space station resupply mission coming up that it’s gett…

cnbc - TechCrunch
1:10pm PST - February 24th, 2020

Huawei's smart speaker will be available outside of China, but not the US

Huawei is about to compete more aggressively in smart speakers... insofar as it can, anyway. The tech firm is planning to launch its Sound X speaker in Europe following a China-only release in the fall. It'll pack the same Devialet-powered 360-degree sound an…

cnbc - Engadget
8:18am PST - February 24th, 2020

Warren Buffett: I Would 'Certainly' Vote for Michael Bloomberg

Warren Buffett appeared on CNBC's Squawk Box and said he would vote for fellow billionaire Michael Bloomberg in a 2020 general election.

cnbc - Breitbart News
8:04am PST - February 24th, 2020

These are the 10 best countries in the world in 2019 https://t.co/pLQobh4ZJ2

Kevin Hodgson (@KevinHodgson1)
4:45am PDT - August 27th, 2019

Billionaire Paul Tudor Jones distances himself from disgraced Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein https://t.co/OzROFBv3GU

Jamaal Thomas (@JamaalThomas4)
4:45am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @_HadleyGamble: Saudi Arabia wants to be a top 5 global destination by 2030 and they’re willing to spend billions to make it happen. Bu…

عبدالله آل منصور (@Mhbad777)
4:45am PDT - August 27th, 2019
Partnership between @staralliance and @NEC_corp to

Partnership between @staralliance and @NEC_corp to "revolutionise the airline industry” using #FacialRecognition https://t.co/IHBIlHPmN1 https://t.co/uEJod3TRzp

Northgate Public Services (@NorthgatePS)
4:45am PDT - August 27th, 2019

Dr. Atul Gawande to lead Buffett, Bezos, Dimon's health-care venture https://t.co/LRlCPCJgzv

Steve P. Sanders (@Spsanders1)
4:45am PDT - August 27th, 2019

$DIS is a great stock. We own in a portfolio and intend to hold for the long term. We believe that Disney+ is priced into the stock at this point. We believe that this will be a major problem for $NFLX. https://t.co/e1Wc5TeZqP

Thomas Wealth (@thomas_wealth)
4:45am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @SquawkAlley: $AAPL is up nearly 5% in the last week. So what comes next for the stock with tariffs looming? A Bull and a Bear debate.…

Ronald Arnillo (@panaderon28)
4:44am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @SenSanders: Trains from Boston to D.C. take 7-8 hours. Trains from Beijing to Shanghai go nearly twice as far in half the time. A Gre…

(@Madam_Xmystery)
4:44am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @CNBC: Japan has trains that can reach nearly 200 miles per hour. France began high-speed train service in the '80s. China has the world…

Dk (@PhillySpin)
4:44am PDT - August 27th, 2019

Bernie you need to pledge to protect US Citizens from news organizations LIES! https://t.co/qcjWjnLtYZ

Walt Hooker (@WaltHook)
4:44am PDT - August 27th, 2019

Cramer: Investors should ‘be prepared for more pain’ and ‘be able to buy that pain’ https://t.co/NSPqs70Exv

NewsCreed (@Houseteamfeeds)
4:44am PDT - August 27th, 2019

China willing to accept more pain in trade war, analyst says https://t.co/0V6EdOCHcq

KateATX (@minnnyme)
4:44am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @CNBC: Japan has trains that can reach nearly 200 miles per hour. France began high-speed train service in the '80s. China has the world…

(@ThatCoolAfrican)
4:44am PDT - August 27th, 2019

Watching CNBC talking about a great job Moynihan has done! Stock price has been stuck!

sportsguy_rich (@sportsguy_rich)
4:44am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @kylegriffin1: GOP megadonor John Childs has given over $330,000 to Republican fundraising committees since he was charged in a prostitu…

mattmca (@mattmca3)
11:49am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @CNBC: “Somebody had to do it,” Trump said about the U.S.-China trade war earlier this week, continuing, “I am the Chosen One.” https://…

Armando Poveda (@ArmandoPoveda6)
11:49am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @Master_Chef69: I'm fucked... https://t.co/5mW5QBox3g

Kelley Jo (@KJ_Nichole)
11:49am PDT - August 25th, 2019

Trump says Europe will give him anything he wants: 'All we have to do is tax their cars' https://t.co/4wDbKcC8jk

KS MANN (@KSMANN)
11:49am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @kylegriffin1: GOP megadonor John Childs has given over $330,000 to Republican fundraising committees since he was charged in a prostitu…

Ramin Patil (@radioramin)
11:49am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @CNBC: The first camera phones were released almost 20 years ago — and the technology that helps you take the perfect selfie has come a…

Armando Poveda (@ArmandoPoveda6)
11:49am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @CNBC: Fast food chains dominate markets all over the world. But in Vietnam, it's a different story. https://t.co/EomgZPAPzt https://t.c…

Armando Poveda (@ArmandoPoveda6)
11:49am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @kylegriffin1: GOP megadonor John Childs has given over $330,000 to Republican fundraising committees since he was charged in a prostitu…

Bruce Berg (@bbctooman)
11:49am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @marlenejennings: The 10 most educated countries in the world. AND here’s another reason why CDN is best country in the world, especiall…

Papaschase tactical Metis (@patriciaannmcd2)
11:49am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @PVynckier: Cybercrime on the rise: 78 Nigerians implicated in business email scam and money laundering schemes - CNBC Africa https://t.…

Jon Clifton (@JonClifton10)
11:49am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @kylegriffin1: GOP megadonor John Childs has given over $330,000 to Republican fundraising committees since he was charged in a prostitu…

Ernst Mucke (@emucke)
11:49am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @kylegriffin1: GOP megadonor John Childs has given over $330,000 to Republican fundraising committees since he was charged in a prostitu…

Lisa Jaffe (@landguppy)
11:49am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @kylegriffin1: GOP megadonor John Childs has given over $330,000 to Republican fundraising committees since he was charged in a prostitu…

American Consumer (@operasingerBB)
11:49am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @CNBC: Just 5 alcoholic drinks a week could shorten your life, study says. https://t.co/apNpwMpqmd

rmac (@iamrmac)
11:49am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @CNBC: CEOs made an average of $924,000 in 1965—here's how much money they earn today. (via @CNBCMakeIt) https://t.co/8LG4L1lmJ1 https:/…

Armando Poveda (@ArmandoPoveda6)
11:49am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @TheRynheart: @realDonaldTrump @MediaBuzzFNC @FoxNews @donnabrazile ‘Trump says others support his call to add Russia back into the G7’…

Aimee Prefers Plants (@Aimee_Abq)
11:49am PDT - August 25th, 2019

Climate change to slow global economic growth, new study finds #ClimateChange #ClimateCrisis #ActOnClimate #Economy by @tomwfranck via @CNBC https://t.co/PkwD7LuDeF

Think Global Green (@ThinkGlobeGreen)
11:49am PDT - August 25th, 2019

One of the smartest things Trump can do is to promote Brexit... https://t.co/ZpZSiZSLmA

Philip Lippard (@plippard)
11:48am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @kylegriffin1: GOP megadonor John Childs has given over $330,000 to Republican fundraising committees since he was charged in a prostitu…

SIZZYJEAN26 (@sizzyjean26)
11:48am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @SenKamalaHarris: For 10 years not a single child died in DHS custody. Since December, 6 children have died. Half of them died, in part…

Lynette D'Amico (@Mlynettedamico)
11:48am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @kylegriffin1: GOP megadonor John Childs has given over $330,000 to Republican fundraising committees since he was charged in a prostitu…

jefiner71 (@jefiner71)
11:48am PDT - August 25th, 2019

Major fake news NBC CNN CNBC

Michael (@BeguileThe)
11:38pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @CNBC: It's time for a 100% tax on billionaire estates, writes Oscar Mayer heir. https://t.co/tuAj9STfpm

UFUK (@UFUK89486848)
11:38pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @nycsouthpaw: This thread is an important artifact of sorts. I hope CNBC never deletes it. https://t.co/CpwIgUFtTt

(@QueenBbee)
11:38pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

Not a good week for @Tesla solar https://t.co/jdVToJxhBk Don't hear about widespread problems from other solar installs. Doesn't seem like another case of Tesla growing faster than they can handle...solar moving pretty slowly. Maybe their standard overpromise/underdeliver?

iambic pentagram (@MarkBrokeIt)
11:38pm PDT - August 24th, 2019