As major tech companies scramble to tackle “deepfakes” or content manipulated by artificial intelligence, one San Diego-based company says Facebook and Google are fighting a “losing game.”
Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khemanei vowed “harsh retaliation” against Washington, in response to the assassination of top General Qassem Soleimani. Intelligence experts say cyber warfare could be a primary focus, given Tehran’s vastly improved capabilities.
Japan has emerged as a key international focus for the NBA, with subscriptions for its live viewing platform in the country up 30%, according to Deputy Commissioner and Chief Operating Officer Mark Tatum.
Uber Freight has succeeded in modernizing trucking, but traditional companies are quickly adjusting to the competition.
Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei filed a so-called “petition for review” Wednesday night, in an attempt to overturn a U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) ruling that bans carriers from using federal funds to purchase equipment from Huawei and rival ZTE.
Boeing may be eyeing deliveries of its long delayed 737 MAX aircraft year end, but, Air Lease Corp CEO John Plueger says it will take 24 months for all those jets to be absorbed into the global fleet.
California Governor Gavin Newsom’s threat to nationalize Pacific Gas and Electric provides a lift to a restructuring plan led by its bondholders that would all but wipe out PG&E’s shareholders.
As U.S. President Donald Trump hammers out a partial trade deal with China, Washington is moving forward on another front: India.
India’s Finance Minister warned about a repeat of the 2008 financial crisis in the face of a global economic slowdown, saying that governments had yet to find a synchronized “planned” response to a pullback in major economies. Speaking to Yahoo Finance in New York, Minister Nirmala Sitharaman called for a broader understanding of “the intensity of the problem,” adding that “everything, every way” would be at risk if world leaders failed to respond.
A top aid to Venezuela’s opposition leader Juan Guaido says it could take up to eight years to restore oil production in the country back to full capacity.
In a speech to American business leaders, China's foreign minister has a central message about the growing superpower to convey.
Formed in partnership with the World Business Council for Sustainable Development, and a group of 19 corporations that include L’Oreal, Kellogg Company, Nestle, and Unilever, the “One Planet Business for Biodiversity” (OP2B) initiative targets the agriculture practices of member companies, calling for increased diversity in its supply chains and farming practices.
Former Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge called on Trump not to use Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei as leverage in broader trade negotiations with China, saying national security should be a “non-negotiable item.”
As the longest serving executive at Microsoft, Former General Counsel Brad Smith knows a thing or two about the scrutiny that comes with being a global tech company.
Rising debt loads in China have raised alarms about a dramatic slowdown in the domestic economy. But Beijing may be well positioned to withstand the pressure, thanks to the US-China trade war.
Speaking to Yahoo Finance, Lior Ron said Uber Freight was still in the early stages of tackling a trucking industry that is “driving the economy of the United States.”
Hong Kong pro-democracy leaders and U.S. lawmakers will gather in Montana for a four-day dialogue, to brief both parties about the protests that have rocked the city for 12 weeks.
As demonstrations in Hong Kong enter their 11th week, a political crisis triggered by opposition to an extradition bill is threatening to become an economic one for Asia’s financial hub.
As Hong Kong demonstrators enter their 10th consecutive weekend of protests, the former U.S. Ambassador to China warned Beijing against interference, saying that could escalate tensions across the Strait.
Democratic Senator Chris Van Hollen blamed the Trump Administration for Iran’s enhanced nuclear capability, one day after Tehran threatened to exceed the enriched uranium cap set forward by the 2015 nuclear deal, in 10 days.