GM bringing Super Cruise hands-free driving to all Cadillacs by 2020

Jamie LaReau and Nathan Bomey Detroit Free Press and USA TODAY Published 7:23 p.m. UTC Jun 6, 2018 General Motors will offer hands-free highway driving capability on all of its Cadillac models beginning in 2020, it was announced Wednesday. The system, dubbed Super Cruise, is currently available only on the CT6 luxury sedan. It steers, brakes and […]

Group that advises gov't watchdog is disbanded, members say

Group that advises gov't watchdog is disbanded, members say

Members of a group of outside experts required by law to meet twice a year with the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau said Wednesday that the group has been dissolved by CFPB head Mick Mulvaney. Bureau officials told the 25 members of the Consumer Advisory Board on Wednesday morning that they will be replaced and the […]

Mercedes Launches Subscription Service Starting at $1095 a Month

Mercedes Launches Subscription Service Starting at $1095 a Month

The Netflix Inc. model is taking over the car industry.  Mercedes-Benz on Wednesday, June 6, became the latest carmaker to offer a subscription service for drivers who enjoy the company’s high-end vehicles but don’t want to commit to a single model.  Mercedes said that its Mercedes-Benz Collection service is the broadest luxury vehicle subscription plan in […]

What Elon Musk's Reaction Can Teach Entrepreneurs

What Elon Musk's Reaction Can Teach Entrepreneurs

What Elon Musk’s Reaction Can Teach Entrepreneurs  Forbes Tesla leads electric vehicle race to cut cobalt dependency  Nasdaq Tesla gets a boost after Elon Musk says it should meet its Model 3 production goal this month  Business Insider Tesla’s annual shareholder meeting will decide Elon Musk’s future  The Verge Full coverage Source link

Jonathan Bush is out as CEO, Athenahealth considers sale of the company

Jonathan Bush is out as CEO, Athenahealth considers sale of the company

Athenahealth said Wednesday it is considering strategic alternatives as its CEO Jonathan Bush steps down, effective immediately, as he faces allegations including that he attacked his then wife 13 years ago. Athenahealth, which sells a software platform to medical providers, is fighting a takeover offer for $160 a share from Paul Singer’s activist firm Elliott […]

US trade deficit falls to seven-month low

US trade deficit falls to seven-month low

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. trade deficit fell to a seven-month low in April as exports rose to a record high, lifted by an increase in shipments of industrial materials and soybeans. FILE PHOTO – Shipping containers are stacked for storage at Wando Welch Terminal operated by the South Carolina Ports Authority in Mount Pleasant, […]