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Analysts are expecting Procter & Gamble to report earnings of $1.21 per share on $17.16 billion in revenue.
Microsoft President Brad Smith is calling on the tech industry to protect consumers’ data and privacy amid a rash of data leaks and breaches within the last year.
Amazon announced today that the third season of sci-fi series The Expanse will be available for Prime members to stream starting February 8th. The first two seasons of the show, which originally aired on Syfy, are already available to watch on Amazon's streaming platform. Amazon has a fourth season of the show planned that will be available later this year.
Waymo and Magna plan to build thousands of self-driving cars at a factory in southeast Michigan, including autonomous versions of the all-electric Jaguar I-Pace and Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid minivan. Waymo, the former Google self-driving project that spun out to become a business under Alphabet, announced Tuesday that the Michigan Economic Development Corporation voted to approve the company's plan to set up a manufacturing facility in the state to build its self-driving vehicles. The announcement is the latest signal that the startup is preparing to scale up its commercial operations.
Microsoft is aiming to make Windows Ink more useful for kids with the Classroom Pen, a new Surface Go stylus that's easier for smaller hands to hold. There are two buttons on the side, also like the Surface Pen, and while there's no visible eraser on top, you can still flip it over to erase your scribbles. Microsoft says the Classroom Pen's writing tip will be durable for kids, and it's replaceable as well (thankfully there's an extra tip included in the box).
Europe's Arianespace is discounting the price of satellite launches with its Ariane 5 rockets as it competes against U.S. rival SpaceX for customers before the release of the cheaper Ariane 6 rocket next year, a senior executive said on Wednesday. Arianespace is aiming for the cost of launching the Ariane 6 to fall by around 40 percent versus the Ariane 5 through design changes and higher volume production, bringing its prices more in line with Elon Musk's SpaceX, Arianespace Managing Director and Head of Sales for Asia-Pacific Vivian Quenet said.
Fears of the internet splitting apart means now is the time to think about putting safety over global standards, a tech CEO told CNBC.
From Liverpool to London, patients are receiving treatment in a way unimaginable when the National Health Service was founded just over 70 years ago. From virtual clinics to wearable devices, technology has already transformed the way millions of Britons consult and communicate with their doctors.
Johnson & Johnson and its DePuy Orthopaedics unit have agreed to pay $120 million to resolve deceptive marketing claims by several U.S. states over the company's metal-on-metal hip implants. Most hobbyist rock climbers lack the basic rescue skills needed to save themselves in dangerous situations, a study suggests. Young kids who receive the rotavirus vaccine may be less likely to develop type 1 diabetes than children who don't get this routine childhood vaccination, an Australian study suggests.
In its filing to Congress on Tuesday, Facebook Inc disclosed that it also spent more on government lobbying in 2018 than it ever had before at $12.62 million. Google's spent $18.04 million on lobbying in 2017, according to the center's data. Google and Facebook declined to comment beyond their filings.
Alphabet Inc's Google disclosed in a quarterly filing on Tuesday that it spent a company-record $21.2 million on lobbying the U.S. government in 2018, topping its previous high of $18.22 million in 2012, as the search engine operator fights wide-ranging scrutiny into its practices. In its filing to Congress on Tuesday, Facebook Inc disclosed that it also spent more on government lobbying in 2018 than it ever had before at $12.62 million. Google's spent $18.04 million on lobbying in 2017, according to the center's data.
A woman has been arrested on suspicion of unlawful disposal of human remains after her newborn baby was found dead inside a bathroom at an Amazon distribution center in southwest Phoenix last week, police announced Tuesday. Samantha Vivier, 22, was booked into jail and scheduled to have her initial court appearance Tuesday night. Court documents weren't immediately available, but police said they don't believe anyone else was involved in the baby's death.