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Facebook cuts off billions from privacy law

  • Date: 5/25/2019
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Image copyright Getty Images Image caption A total of 1.5 billion users who had previously been under the jurisdiction of Facebook Ireland will have t…

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Uber has already made billions from its exits in China, Russia and Southeast Asia

  • Date: 7/24/2019
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Uber’s exits from China, Russia and Southeast Asia were billed as failures, but the ridesharing giant has already made billions on paper from those moves, according to its IPO filing. Uber released it…

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How winning $1 billion in Mega Millions could lead to bankruptcy

  • Date: 6/20/2019
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The U.S. Mega Millions lottery is holding a drawing on Oct. 19 for a jackpot that’s swelled to US$1 billion after the 24 drawings held since the end o…

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Facebook sets aside billions of dollars for a potential FTC fine

  • Date: 5/27/2019
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An iPhone displays the Facebook logo. On Wednesday, Facebook admitted for the first time that it anticipates a government penalty when it budgeted a $…

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Two people are Christmas millionaires and they don't even know it

  • Date: 5/27/2019
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Christmas has come early for two people in Australia who are now millionaires but they don’t even know it.

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Two billionaires walked into a bar . . .

  • Date: 6/2/2019
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It’s time to thank our lucky stars that the good people of New York’s 14th congressional district in Queens had the wisdom last November to elect Alex…

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Is Uber really worth billions of dollars?

  • Date: 6/14/2019
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The ride-sharing firm is yet to make a profit, but it may attract a sky-high valuation when it floats.

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Norilsk billionaires end dispute as Russian tycoon steps in

  • Date: 5/31/2019
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Mining billionaire Roman Abramovich, the Russian tycoon who owns the Chelsea soccer club, has stepped into Norilsk Nickel’s long-running management dispute between its two main shareholders by buying …

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“We’re sorry,” Facebook says, again—new photo bug affects millions

  • Date: 6/12/2019
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EnlargeJOSH EDELSON/AFP/Getty Images Another day, another privacy issue with Facebook.The company announced Friday morning that a photo API bug might …

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Mysterious surveillance video racks up millions of views

  • Date: 6/10/2019
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A mysterious surveillance video posted by a woman to Facebook has social media users in a tizzy. The viral video appears to show someone - or somethin…

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