Uber Sending Self-Driving Cars Back to California

Uber Sending Self-Driving Cars Back to California

Uber has been in a fight for its business life since just about day one. Every time they expand into a new area, several local entities take exception. Certain politicians, regulators, unions, and other vested interests try first to force Uber out, then grudgingly accept that the market drives commerce and people with smartphones, and a […]

Boeing Announcing Job Cuts

Boeing Announcing Job Cuts

So far, 2017 has been a whirlwind of ups and downs for Boeing. The year began with a much-publicized vote that saw Southern workers vote to turn down the opportunity to unionize. Now, the company has announced plans to layoff about 1,800 workers. The company says these cuts have nothing to do with the anti-union […]

Global Fintech PR Network Launched

Global Fintech PR Network Launched

A new Global Fintech PR Network, Vested, was launched in November with eight fintech PR specialty agencies from five different countries. They have since added another agency to their group. The network started with Norfico, based in Copenhagen, and a dream of putting together a network in support of providing “high-quality PR, communications, and strategic […]

The App That Does It All: JetSmarter

The App That Does It All: JetSmarter

In today’s on-demand economy, travelers have the choice to book anything from cars, boats, home rentals and now, private jets. Some wealthy people who are maximizing their lifestyle worldwide are joining JetSmarter, the country club of the sky.

Microsoft Shift Appears to be Working

Microsoft shift appears to be working

Remember when “Windows” was ubiquitous with “home computer.” Even though there were a relative handful of holdouts, there was no doubt Microsoft ruled the home computing universe. This was the status quo for decades, as also-rans came and went. Various Windows versions also came and went, but customers didn’t have too much of a choice.

Amazon continues to chase delivery dreams

Amazon continues to chase delivery dreams

For Jeff Bezos, there’s one aspect of online marketing and sales even more important than the tech he’s developed to turn Amazon into a household name — delivery. If Amazon can take control of that aspect of its business, then the online game changer and industry creator will manage every aspect of its “product to […]

Has Amazon met its match?

Amazon continues to chase delivery dreams

There was a time when Amazon.com was a punchline. An ONLINE place to buy books? Seriously? There are libraries and bookstores all over the place. Why would ANYONE want to start an online bookstore? That was the conventional wisdom. Which, of course, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos laughed off on his way to rewriting history and […]