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Tesla shares were up by at least 2 percent Monday morning despite a recall of its Model Y and Model 3 vehicles in China. The State Administration for Market Regulation (SAMR), China’s vehicle safety authority, said that Tesla had recalled more than 285,000 of the vehicles. The recall is...
The long-awaited Prime Day deals are set to begin on Monday, but many sellers are dealing with widespread supply disruptions. Many of Amazon’s vendors are particularly nervous about global shipping container shortages and semiconductors. Some of Amazon’s sellers are a little concerned that they’ll run out of stock. Amazon’s much anticipated...
According to a Consumer Reports study, more than one-third of American consumers learn of at least one error in their credit report. Volunteers for the study were tasked with getting a copy of their credit report to check for incorrect information. Of the 5,858 participants who got copies between...
On Friday, Amazon said that it would be ceasing its Prime Now fast delivery app. The e-commerce behemoth said that it would be discontinuing the stand-alone app sometime later this year. The website that hosts it will also be shut down. The fast delivery service was first launched so that...
This coming summer, Apple reportedly plans to launch a MacBook Pro laptop version that has been redesigned to include an update of the company’s in-house processor. New models of Apple’s Mac Pro desktop, MacBook Air, and MacBook Pro desktop will follow the launching during the latter part of 2021. The...
Moderna announced on Wednesday that early trials show promising evidence that a booster shot of its vaccine offers increased protection and immunity against COVID-19 variants circulating around the world, including those first discovered in South Africa and Brazil.  The company is also studying another...
The Water Resources Control Board of California has asked Nestle to cease its unauthorized diversions of spring water in San Bernadino’s forest due to the findings of a probe, which showed numerous violations contributing to depleting the resources there. The move comes as California...
Cadillac is phasing out its traditionally-powered internal combustion engines (ICE). The 2023 Lyriq crossover will mark a new era in luxury automobiles when the electric vehicle arrives in showrooms next year.  From this day forward in North America, no new Cadillac vehicles having internal...
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), a consumer protection advocacy group, has suggested that a rule be put in place to prevent mortgage foreclosures against borrowers until at least December 31, 2021. CFPB wants the rule to apply to both private and federal mortgages.
As per the National Association of Realtors (NAR), pending home sales were down by 10.6 percent in February over the previous month. Pending home sales are typically existing home purchase contracts that have been signed and agreed upon. In a year-to-year comparison, existing home...