Shareholders say NO to an Amazon facial recognition ban

Amazon’s facial recognition tech has been under controversy for quite some time now. There are a mixture of opinions about the patent with some people having no problem whatsoever with it but with some raising concerns over it when Amazon revealed they would sell the facial recognition tech to government agencies. There are others whose… Read More Shareholders say NO to an Amazon facial recognition ban

GM Cruise raises $1.15 billion from SoftBank and Honda

GM Cruise, the self-driving vehicle company, has managed to raise $1.15 billion in new equity from a group of investors the likes of which include T.Rowe Price Associates, SoftBank, Vision Fund, Honda and it’s parent company GM. The company is pushing to launch a fully functional ride-hailing service this year. The investment increases GM Cruise’s… Read More GM Cruise raises $1.15 billion from SoftBank and Honda

Trump tariff threats against China make oil prices fall

President Donald Trump said he will be sharply increasing tariffs on Chinese goods this week, another bold and unexpected move that sent investors into turmoil. Get it? Turm-oil. You’ll get it later. This announcement by the president caused oil prices to drop on Monday as his decision could jeopardise trade talks between two huge economies.… Read More Trump tariff threats against China make oil prices fall