Apple Court Triumph Forces Tough Choice for EU’s Tax Crusade

Apple Inc.’s July court triumph over a massive European Union back-tax order is forcing antitrust chief Margrethe Vestager to make a tough choice: Challenge a ruling that faulted the EU investigation or accept judges’ criticisms and re-examine a case started more than six years ago. Her dilemma about whether to appeal before a late-September deadline […]

Facebook reveals its Ray-Ban smart glasses – and you could be wearing them next year

FACEBOOK is teaming up with Ray-Ban to bring us its first pair of "smart glasses". CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced the collaboration at the virtual Facebook Connect event. Facebook’s Project Aria research unit is currently working on augmented reality glasses. However, the Ray-Ban offering will not have a display or have true AR capabilities. This means […]

Conservative commentator Ben Shapiro, The Daily Wire moving out of Los Angeles

Ben Shapiro on chaos in US cities and the left’s war on history Ben Shapiro, author of the new book ‘How to Destroy America in Three Easy Steps,’ joins ‘Watters’ World.’ Conservative media company The Daily Wire is planning on moving its headquarters from Los Angeles, Calif., to Nashville, Tenn. “We've been asked over and over […]

The Fraud and Drug Binges That Helped Create a Billion-Dollar Shoe Company

At 6 a.m. on June 20, 2000, police and federal agents in riot gear swarmed into shoe designer Steve Madden’s apartment on Mercer Street in New York with a warrant for his arrest. Madden, then in his early 40s, had been implicated in the firm Stratton Oakmont’s “pump and dump” financial scandal, which will be familiar to anyone who’s […]

U.S. Adds 24 Chinese Firms to Restricted List on South China Sea

The U.S. Department of Commerce added 24 Chinese companies to a list of entities that face restrictions on the ground that they pose security risks. The move targets the companies for their efforts to help China “reclaim and militarize disputed outposts in the South China Sea,” according to a statement on Wednesday from the department. […]

Covington Catholic teen Nick Sandmann slams media, left for 'cancel culture' after viral video

Nicholas Sandmann: No one has been a victim of unfair media coverage more than President Trump Nicholas Sandmann speaks at the second night of the 2020 Republican National Convention. Nick Sandmann, an 18-year-old graduate from Covington Catholic High School who was at the center of a nationwide viral video controversy, lambasted "cancel culture" in his speech to […]

Goldman Sachs US stock chief explains why you should still buy tech even as it faces 2 big risks and record market dominance

Brendan McDermid/ Reuters David Kostin spoke to the Exchanges at Goldman Sachs podcast about the two big risks of technology’s record market dominance.  Goldman’s chief equity strategist said that positioning limits in mutual funds and looming antitrust legislation pose risks for those looking to invest in technology.  However, he recommended investors add growth in their […]