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When teens and young adults help older people learn technology one-on-one, great things can happen

When teens and young adults help older people learn technology one-on-one, great things can happen

Fostering digital buddy programs can improve the health and well-being of older adults and could help bridge the digital divide ...
More than a third of Americans have never seen an EV in their neighborhood, survey says

More than a third of Americans have never seen an EV in their neighborhood, survey says

People are reluctant to buy something they’ve never seen. A new study found that many Americans have had no exposure ...
Here are the 10 cheapest new electric cars of 2024

Here are the 10 cheapest new electric cars of 2024

Today’s car market is the future we dreamed of not long ago, with a host of affordable EVs, and some ...
S&P 500 futures steady as markets consolidate after running to record highs

S&P 500 futures steady as markets consolidate after running to record highs

U.S. stock futures were little changed early Tuesday as traders eyed important economic data later in the week ...
Chevron deal to buy Hess at risk as Exxon, CNOOC eye Guyana stake

Chevron deal to buy Hess at risk as Exxon, CNOOC eye Guyana stake

Chevron warned it may not complete its planned buyout of Hess as Exxon Mobil and the China National Offshore Oil ...
Shein considers launching IPO in London instead of New York following U.S. scrutiny: report

Shein considers launching IPO in London instead of New York following U.S. scrutiny: report

A float on the London Stock Exchange would come as a major boost for Britain’s troubled bourse ...
Call Japan rally the ‘end of deflation’ market, says JPMorgan strategist

Call Japan rally the ‘end of deflation’ market, says JPMorgan strategist

The current bull market that has seen the end of Japan’s lost three decades should be called the “end of ...
Record share of Americans say illegal immigration is the top problem facing the U.S.

Record share of Americans say illegal immigration is the top problem facing the U.S.

President Joe Biden plans to visit the southern U.S. border on Thursday ...
Retirement balances are at their highest in nearly two years, with 20% jump in 401(k) millionaires

Retirement balances are at their highest in nearly two years, with 20% jump in 401(k) millionaires

Retirement account balances hit their highest levels in two years amid improved market conditions and consistent savings rates, according to ...
Bitcoin rallies to highest level since November 2021 as investors eye record high

Bitcoin rallies to highest level since November 2021 as investors eye record high

Bitcoin on Monday rallied to the highest level since November 2021 ...
Bitcoin rallies to highest level since November 2021 as investors eye record high

Bitcoin rallies to highest level since November 2021 as investors eye record high

Bitcoin on Monday rallied to the highest level since November 2021 ...
Li Auto shares gain 20% in Hong Kong after big earnings beat, solid 2024 outlook

Li Auto shares gain 20% in Hong Kong after big earnings beat, solid 2024 outlook

Li Auto’s shares rose sharply in Hong Kong after the Chinese electric-vehicle maker roundly beat earnings expectations with jumps in ...
Unity’s stock sheds nearly a fifth of its value as earnings, forecast underwhelm

Unity’s stock sheds nearly a fifth of its value as earnings, forecast underwhelm

Unity shares tumbled in extended trading Monday after the app-monetization company whiffed with its latest results and forecasts ...
Super Micro’s stock price may already fully reflect the AI boom — but even that still has legs

Super Micro’s stock price may already fully reflect the AI boom — but even that still has legs

Shares of Super Micro Computer Inc., the once little-known server maker that has rocketed higher over the past year, may ...