Walmart is launching an Ellen DeGeneres fashion line

Walmart said on Wednesday that it would tie up with comedian and talk show host Ellen DeGeneres to launch a women’s fashion line, its latest attempt to make deeper inroads into the apparel space. The line,...

Looks like Wall Street has given up on social media

Has social media finally worn out its welcome? Wall Street seems to think so. This has been as bad an earnings season as they come for social media companies, and their stocks have been punished for...

Starbucks is getting into the kombucha business

Starbucks is brewing up some kombucha. The coffee chain announced it's going to sell its own line of the trendy fermented tea. Starbucks(SBUX) is offering six flavors of kombucha under its Evolution juice brand and said the drinks...

MoviePass will now allow just 3 movies a month

MoviePass plans to drastically cut the number of movies its subscribers can see — to three a month. The move, a 90 percent drop from its current movie-a-day policy, is aimed at reducing the amount of...

Medicare for All makes a lot of sense

The economics of Medicare for All championed by Sen. Bernie Sanders are actually quite straightforward. Under what advocates call "M4A," health care coverage would expand while total spending on health care -- by companies, individuals...

Starbucks may let customers pay with bitcoin

Starbucks customers may soon be able to pay for their lattes with bitcoin. The company announced on Wednesday that it's teaming up with Microsoft and Intercontinental Exchange, the owner of the New York Stock Exchange, to...

Apple is now a $1 trillion company

Apple's success hit a new milestone today: It's the first publicly traded trillion-dollar American company. Yesterday the firm announced an adjusted (higher) share count, and by this morning the stock price was rising with news that...

The Big Mac is turning 50

McDonald’s is fighting to hold onto customers as the Big Mac turns 50, but it isn’t changing the makings of its most famous burger. The company is celebrating the 1968 national launch of the double-decker sandwich...

MoviePass users face Mission: Impossible trying to buy tickets

The only impossible mission many MoviePass subscribers faced this weekend was trying to buy tickets to “Mission: Impossible — Fallout.” The all-you-can-watch subscription service, which first crashed on Thursday night after its parent company ran out of...

GDP report proves Trump is turning the economy around

Friday’s powerful gross domestic product reportadds to the evidence that President Trump and his economic team have turned the world’s largest economy from a stale and stagnant one to an empowering and uplifting machine. The second quarter’s...

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