These Robots Run, Dance and Flip. But Are They a Business?
Boston Dynamics often makes a splash with videos of its anthropomorphic robots. But after years of work, it is not clear who would buy them or what...
Google C.E.O. Denies Allegations of Political Bias in Search Results
Sundar Pichai said in an email to staff on Friday that the company does not alter search results for political gain.
Airbnb Wants Hosts to Be Shareholders: DealBook’s Closing Bell
The start-up asked the Securities and Exchange Commission to revise its rules on whom private companies can award equity to.
Anne Russ Federman, the Last of Russ’s Culinary Daughters, Dies at 97
She and her two sisters inherited the venerable Lower East Side appetizing store Russ & Daughters, a temple of lox, herring and so much more.
FreshDirect Delivers Apologies as Grocery Shipments Stumble
The online grocer says it’s still addressing stockouts and botched deliveries since its move into a new New York distribution center.
Neiman Marcus Bondholder Criticizes Transfer of MyTheresa
A Neiman Marcus bondholder said the luxury retailer is in default on its debt after transferring online business MyTheresa to its parent company,...
Airbnb Proposes Giving Hosts Company Equity
Airbnb has asked the SEC to change rules to potentially allow the home-sharing platform to offer hosts a stake in the company.
Tariffs to Raise Cost of Rebuilding After Hurricane Florence
Homeowners and businesses will have to pay more for lumber, steel, aluminum and other materials because of President Trump’s trade policy.
Michelle Obama’s Big Book Trip: ‘It’s Like You’re Looking at a Madonna Tour’
In advance of the publication of Mrs. Obama’s memoir, “Becoming,” Live Nation, Ticketmaster and Hearst are helping with the former first lady’s...
The Workologist: When Feedback From Distant Bosses Feels Like an Insult
An employee whose managers are hundreds of miles away is often left with a sense that they “think I’m not that smart.” Here’s how to deal with the...
Comcast and Disney (Fox) Battle Again. This Time for British Broadcaster Sky.
The fight will be settled by an auction this weekend. We work out the possibilities.
David DiChiera, Who Gave Opera a Home in Detroit, Dies at 83
Dr. DiChiera built an opera company that presented world-class talent at a time when Detroit’s population was dwindling and its future looked bleak.