Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Electronic gear shifters on some newer Fiat Chrysler SUVs and cars are so confusing that drivers have exited the vehicles with the engines running and while they are still in gear, causing crashes and serious injuries, U.S. safety investigators have determined.
Monday, February 8, 2016
A builder whose company worked on the World Trade Center in New York City, the Century City complex in Los Angeles and Walt Disney's EPCOT center in Florida among other high-profile developments has died. John Tishman was 90.
Sunday, February 7, 2016
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC), the world's largest contract chip maker, said Saturday that it is working quickly to recover from the damage to some of its products at its wafer plant in Tainan following a powerful earthquake earlier in the day.
Investors gave LinkedIn a poor job review Friday in the form of a dramatic sell-off that wiped out nearly US$11 billion in the professional networking site's market value.
The Chicago Stock Exchange, founded more than a century ago, said it has agreed to be acquired by a Chinese-led investor group.
Volkswagen says it is postponing release of its full-year earnings as well as its annual shareholder meeting due to open questions about its diesel emissions scandal.
Saturday, February 6, 2016
Sharp Corp. denied reports of Hon Hai Precision Industry's (鴻海) confirmation of an agreement to become the preferred negotiating partner with the Taiwanese iPhone assembler on Friday.
In 2015, the Bosch Group recorded sales of over 70 billion euros for the first time, according to preliminary figures. The company succeeded in increasing revenue by approximately 10 percent last year, according to a press release from the firm.
The Shanghai Commercial & Savings Bank (SCSB, 上海商銀) has rolled out limited "lucky money" freebies for people who hand in SCSB ATM deposit receipt slips, or "Like" its Facebook page.
LinkedIn shares plunged as much as 28 percent in after-hours trading Thursday after the company reported better-than-expected results for the fourth quarter but provided a weak forecast for 2016.