Space tourism arrives on Wall Street with Virgin Galactic

Today, public market investors will have their first opportunity to buy shares in a space tourism company when Sir Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic starts trading on the New York Stock Exchange. The... Read more »

Mark Zuckerberg Defends Facebook’s ‘Libra’ Currency Plans Before Congress

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg faced tough questions from congressional officials on Wednesday as he faces heightened scrutiny by US regulators. He defended the ambitious project of his company to create a digital... Read more »

Connected objects transmit data about the habits of their owners

Most connected devices routinely send behavioral data from their users to third parties, reveals a collaborative study between Northeastern University and Imperial College London. The research team from both universities tested 81... Read more »

Walmart, CVS, Walgreens pull Zantac

Retail giant Walmart has also decided to remove the Zantac heartburn drug from its US stores after a potentially dangerous impurity in the product has been discovered. Walmart noted that the measure... Read more »

Major Canadian Franchise Drops Beyond Meat

They say the chain’s decision should not have a negative impact on Beyond Meat, a California-based company. For JoAnne Labrecque, a marketing professor at HEC Montréal, the chain may have reacted too... Read more »