As conversation on data privacy in the U.S. is heating up, lawmakers are looking to replicate some of the EU's GDPR regulations stateside. Michelle Richardson, director of the Privacy and Data Project at the Center for Democracy and Technology, discusses the future of data privacy with Yahoo Finance
According to a report from Vice, some Snapchat employees have improperly accessed user data using internal tools that give access to a user's location, email, phone number, photos, and videos. Yahoo Finance's Dan Roberts, Kristin Myers, and Akiko Fujita break down the details.
Two Chinese American professors at Emory University have been fired after failing to disclose financial and research ties to China while receiving federal grants from the U.S. government. Yahoo Finance's Dan Roberts, Akiko Fujita, Kristin Myers, and Krystal Hu discuss the professors' dismissals
Theresa May will resign as U.K. Prime Minister, therefore, June 7th will be her last day as the leader of the Conservative Party. Yahoo Finance talks to the Stifel Chief Economist Lindsey Piegza about how this will impact the markets, as the trade war continues between the U.S. and China.
Panasonic is the latest U.S. company to cut ties with Huawei. Yahoo Finance talks to the CEO of Red Balloon Security to discuss how China will react to this pull out.
This morning, California congressman Eric Swalwell launched a crypto funding campaign, and is partnering with blockchain payments firm The White Company. Elizabeth White, CEO of The White Company, joins Yahoo Finance to discuss.
Elon Musk’s Boring Company just signed a $48.7 million deal to build an underground loop system in Las Vegas. Yahoo Finance’s Dan Roberts, Sibile Marcellus, Rick Newman, and Akiko Fujita discuss.
Jon Reily, Publicis Sapient EVP Retail and E-Commerce, joins Yahoo Finance to break down L Brands, Best Buy, and BJ’s Wholesale earnings.
Despite the fact that home sales saw a slight drop in April, the CEO of Warburg Realty, Frederick Peters, still believes homes are 'an investment in the future.' He stops Yahoo Finance to discuss that, as well as the impact the 2008 recession left on millennial homebuyers, "...coming out
The company behind Taser stun guns rebranded in 2017 to become Axon, the name of its body camera product for police officers. Rick Smith is the CEO of Axon, and author Smith’s new book, The End of Killing, which he describes as a “manifesto that says we should not accept that killing people is okay,”
Yahoo Finance talks to Shawn Cruz, Manager, Trader Strategy at TD Ameritrade about the latest retail earnings including Target, Kohl's, Nordstrom, JCPenney, TJX, and Home Depot. They also discuss how these retailers are being hit by the U.S. China trade tariffs.
According to a JP Morgan study, some wealthy people are saying that it would take them at least $100,000 to give up their smartphones for just a month. Yahoo Finance’s Julia La Roche, Dan Roberts, Myles Udland, and Melody Hahm discuss these results.
According to Analyst Craig Irwin, Apple wanted to buy Tesla in 2013, under the condition that Elon Musk would step away from the company. Yahoo Finance’s Myles Udland, Melody Hahm, and Dan Roberts break down the details and discuss Tesla’s stock.
Canopy Growth’s stock is up after spokesperson Martha Stewart shared her views on cannabis, saying that the products are a great alternative to opioids. Yahoo Finance’s Dan Roberts, Myles Udland, and Melody Hahm discuss.
Pinterest debuted on the New York Stock Exchange in late April 2019, missing estimates but beating in revenue. While many believe the company to be largely female-centric, Greycroft Venture Partner Kamran Ansari, who is also the former Head of Corporate Development and Strategy at Pinterest, opposes.
Shares of Kroger are trending after an upgrade to 'Outperform' by Bernstein. The firm raised its price to $33, citing the company's restock initiative. Bernstein says "the pieces are coming together to execute the rest of Restock Kroger and to take their position as a serious omnichannel
Ankur Jain, the founder and CEO of Kairos, stops by Yahoo Finance to discuss his new op-ed in Marie Claire. After millennials have been a topic ‘in the media for decades,’ he believes the focus needs to move toward how the generation is doing since this will be the last class graduating college. The
Morgan Stanley cut its worst-case forecast on Tesla’s stock from $97 to just $10 on Tuesday, citing concerns about the company’s increased debt load and geopolitical exposure. In particular, Morgan Stanley analysts said the reduction was driven by concerns around Chinese demand for Tesla products. The
Now more than ever, established tech companies face pressure to innovate and look nimble to compete with newer challengers like Uber, Lyft, and Pinterest, all of which just went public this year. Nigel Vaz, CEO of Publicis Sapient, a digital business consulting firm that helps companies make the digital
On a big day for the retail industry, JCPenney and Kohl’s reported disappointing earnings, while TJ Maxx beat Wall Street forecasts. Women’s retailer Dressbarn announced it will be shuttering all 650 of its stores, but Nordstrom is going all-in on brick-and-mortar as it plans to open a 300,000-square-foot
As the trade war wages on, confidence in a deal between the Trump administration and China continues to boomerang. Steve Rosen, co-CEO of Resilience Capital Partners, does believe that a reasonable resolution is on the horizon, but it could be a waiting game. Yahoo Finance’s Dan Roberts, Melody Hahm,
The U.S. News and World Report is out with its annual list, ranking states from best to worst. Yahoo Finance’s Adriana Belmonte joins us to break down the report.
Almost 200 footwear retailers have signed a letter addressed to President Trump, urging him to put a halt on his tariff proposal. Yahoo Finance’s Reggie Wade, Dan Roberts, Melody Hahm, and Akiko Fujita discuss.
At a law conference in Boston, Dunkin’ executives spoke about the company’s branding and how it’s different from Starbucks because it's apolitical. Yahoo Finance’s Dan Roberts, Melody Hahm, and Akiko Fujita discuss the larger issues.
Billionaire private equity titan and philanthropist Robert F. Smith surprised the Morehouse College class of 2019 with a pledge to pay all of their student loan debt. Yahoo Finance’s Dan Roberts, Melody Hahm, and Myles Udland discuss Smith’s gift, which totaled about $40 million, and his challenge to