Pressure is mounting on two South Korean companies that are the world’s largest manufacturers of electric-vehicle batteries to ensure their U.S. legal dispute -- which has wound its way to the White House --doesn’t disrupt automaker plans to electrify their fleets.
SK Innovation Co. is facing a
Hopes for the flying car soared in January, when one manufacturer, Woburn, Massachusetts-based Terrafugia, attained a long-awaited industry first: a Federal Aviation Authority airworthiness certificate for its Transition, a “roadable aircraft” — a winged, gas-powered, wheeled vehicle that can be both driven and flown.
Suddenly the aerial sedan, first popularized in the 1960s cartoon The Jetsons, needed
Even as the trade war was crimping the flow of goods between the U.S. and China, the Chinese government was opening doors in another arena, inviting in more foreign banks, insurance providers and other financial services companies.
China has also been making it easier for foreigners to buy
A simple, daily gesture like charging an iPhone turned into a life-threatening task for Andrea Stroppa, a cybersecurity researcher.
The charger that exploded after he borrowed it from a friend, Stroppa discovered, was a counterfeit Apple Inc. product bought through an unofficial channel on Instagram.
Stroppa and his colleagues at
Cigarette use in a number of developing countries may fall to zero in the next three decades as smokers quit or switch to alternative products, according to a new report.
Smoking will disappear by 2050 from the U.S., parts of Europe, Australia and large chunks of
Financial news is always awash in numbers, but there’s one figure that seems to be getting more attention than anything else: the yield on 10-year U.S. Treasury notes.
Not only are investors laser-focused on it, but gyrations in other asset classes have been driven by its movements this
Google’s Nest unit is expanding into health technology with a feature that tracks sleep patterns, offering a potential new revenue stream but also raising privacy concerns.
The company unveiled the second-generation model of its Nest Hub smart display in a blog post Tuesday, and this time
Curious about the cryptocurrency’s recent spike in value? Here’s a primer for latecomers just now tuning in.
Chances are you’re feeling behind.
You probably know that Bitcoin has been surging. You also probably know that it’s a cryptocurrency, that it suddenly becomes everybody’s favorite subject when its value spikes
It’s a question of when, not if, the global economy will shift away from fossil fuels. Researchers are gaming out what that means for international politics.
The Rand Corporation’s been designing war games with the Pentagon since the 1950s, modelling such hard-nosed security scenarios as
Those who have graduate and professional credentials are less likely to be in the labor force than ones with a B.A.
The more education you have, the more likely you are to have a job. This relationship holds true across the U.S. labor market, with one