Auto industry tells Commerce Department to ditch tariff proposal
Crain's Detroit Business, 19 July at 23:20
Stakeholders presenting united front against Trump administration at hearing; Unprecedented investigation into whether imports of autos, auto parts pose a national security threat; Opponents say potential 25 percent tariff to limit foreign competition
Microsoft cloud growth slows slightly, stock ticks up
CNBC, 19 July at 23:15
Microsoft stock fell briefly, then rebounded on Thursday after the company reported better-than-expected earnings for the fourth quarter of its 2018 fiscal year, which ended on June 30. The company will hold a conference call with analysts at 5:30 p.m
Non-dairy beverages like soy and almond milk may not be 'milk,' FDA suggests
wtvr.com, 19 July at 22:49
Got milk? If you're buying “milk” made with non-dairy products like almonds or oats, the US Food and Drug Administration isn't so sure you do. During a the Politico Pro Summit on Tuesday, FDA Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb questioned whether the ...
Microsoft Emerges as Clear No. 2 in Cloud Computing
New York Times, 19 July at 22:26
Just a few years ago, Thomas M. Siebel often faced skepticism when encouraging big companies to adopt internet-style cloud computing. Many companies, he said, had qualms about relying on the faraway data centers. Now his customers have a different ...
Trump CFPB nominee grilled by Senate Democrats
Washington Post, 19 July at 22:18
Kathy Kraninger, President Trump's nominee to lead the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, repeatedly dodged questions from Senate Democrats on Thursday about controversial issues facing the watchdog agency and her involvement in the ...
Internal documents show how Amazon scrambled to fix Prime Day glitches
CNBC, 19 July at 21:45
Amazon failed to secure enough servers to handle the traffic surge on Prime Day, causing it to launch a scaled-down backup front page and temporarily kill off all international traffic, according to internal Amazon documents obtained by CNBC. And that
PACIFIC • Welcome to DisneyFox
CNNMoney, 19 July at 21:29
What's Next: Bob Iger Wins Fox: Comcast has dropped its pursuit of 21st Century Fox, allowing Disney to proceed with its $71.3 billion takeover of Fox's entertainment assets. The deal will give Iger the most formidable content portfolio in Hollywood
Disney/ABC TV Group Shakeup: Fox's Peter Rice and Dana Walden Poised to Lead, Ben Sherwood Eyes New Role
Variety, 19 July at 21:19
As it moves closer to completing its acquisition of 21st Century Fox assets, Disney is preparing to overhaul the leadership of Disney/ABC Television Group. 21st Century Fox president Peter Rice and Fox Television Group chairman Dana Walden are slated
Domino's wants to open thousands of stores
CNNMoney, 19 July at 21:06
CEO Richard Allison discussed the plan during a conference call discussing second quarter earnings on Thursday. In anticipation of the expansion, the pizza chain is investing between $115 and $120 million in its supply chain, more than it had planned.
Following the Fed, Central Banks Are Ready to Raise Rates
Wall Street Journal, 19 July at 20:41
A growing number of the world's central banks are poised to join the U.S. Federal Reserve in lifting interest rates in coming months amid solid global growth, though those plans could be scrambled by rising trade tensions between the major economies.
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