Tag: CNBC

Inside the world’s most popular business jet | CNBC International

Inside the world’s most popular business jet | CNBC International

You’ve just made your first 100 million dollars and you want to know how far the dollar can go for your own private jet. Here’s what money can buy. The Phenom 300 is the most delivered business jet…

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Why Ford Is Falling Behind In China

Why Ford Is Falling Behind In China

American cars are struggling in China and it may only get tougher. U.S. automakers. Shares of Chinese auto market have fallen and companies have scrambled to shore up their businesses in the largest car market in the world….

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Why Don’t We Have Self-Driving Cars Yet?

Why Don’t We Have Self-Driving Cars Yet?

More companies are trying to bring self-driving cars to the masses than ever before. Yet a truly autonomous vehicle still doesn’t exist. And it’s not clear if, or when, our driverless future will arrive. Proponents like Elon Musk…

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Do Airlines Make Money From First Class?

Do Airlines Make Money From First Class?

First class air travel has often been a playground for the rich and famous. On a first class flight from New York to Dubai on Emirates Airlines, wealthy passengers can sleep in private suites that feature floor-to-ceiling sliding…

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Why Facebook’s Libra Cryptocurrency Is In Trouble

Why Facebook’s Libra Cryptocurrency Is In Trouble

I actually don’t know if libra is going to work, but I believe that it’s important to try new things. When Facebook first announced it was getting into the crypto business with a basically unregulated currency called libra,…

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Why Did Uber Spend $3.1 Billion On A Middle Eastern Rival?

Why Did Uber Spend $3.1 Billion On A Middle Eastern Rival?

2019 was a rough year for Uber. After the ridesharing giant’s disastrous IPO, big losses, leadership shakeups and major layoffs kept the company in the headlines and rattled investor confidence. But a mere month and a half before…

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Why Is Costco Opening Its Own Chicken Farm?

Why Is Costco Opening Its Own Chicken Farm?

Costco is cheap really cheap. This chicken costs five dollars. These birds are an iconic Costco product. Costco sells about 60 million of them every year. Sounds like a great moneymaker right. Wrong. Costco sells these chickens at…

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How Drones Could Change The Shipping Industry

How Drones Could Change The Shipping Industry

Today, container ships transport more than 90 percent of all goods in the world and more than 4 trillion dollars worth of goods annually. But it can take over a month for those goods to sail from Beijing…

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Why WeWork Is Considering An IPO Despite Losing $1.9B in 2018

Why WeWork Is Considering An IPO Despite Losing $1.9B in 2018

The We Company, parent company of WeWork, is the latest in a string of startup unicorns set to go public this year. Its core business revolves around leasing whole buildings or parts of buildings, transforming them into hip…

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How Square Makes Money

How Square Makes Money

Square, Inc has grown from a scrappy payments startup to a $26 billion FinTech giant. Square shares soaring on Thursday. I love this stock. It’s Square SQ the payment technology company that can turn any smartphone or tablet…

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