NFL’s Sunday Ticket was is a mess… again

photo: Getty Images The DirecTV was of NFL Sunday Ticket is going out with a whimper. This is the last season in which the satellite TV company will hold the exclusive rights to the NFL’s premiere package. So far, DirecTV’s final season is leaving an indelible mark for all of the wrong reasons. The product … Read more

Larry Page’s electric air taxi startup is winding down

CNN — Kittyhawk, the electric air taxi startup backed by Google co-founder Larry Page, announced Wednesday that it plans to “wind down” operations. “We have made the decision to wind down Kittyhawk. We’re still working on the details of what’s next,” the company wrote in a brief statement shared on its LinkedIn and twitter pages. … Read more

Why Jamie Dimon apologized to Elizabeth Warren

new York CNN Business — JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon testified on Capitol Hill Thursday for the second straight day. This time, he faced his longtime critic Sen. Elizabeth Warren. Warren began her line of questioning by asking how many instances of fraud had been reported to his bank from customers using Zelle, a popular … Read more

Boeing agrees to pay $200 million for misleading the public about the 737 Max

new York CNN Business — Boeing and its former CEO Dennis Muilenburg agreed to pay hefty fines to settle charges from the Securities and Exchange Commission that they misled the public about the safety of the 737 Max following two fatal crashes in 2018 and 2019. The SEC alleges that, following an October 2018 crash … Read more

Dwight Howard has open WWE invite extended by Triple H

Dwight Howardphoto: Getty Images Whenever NBA star Dwight Howard decides to officially hang up his basketball sneakers, he may already have his next career endeavor waiting on him. The 36-year-old Howard, who’s currently a free agent, had a WWE tryout over the summer and apparently impressed during his session. New WWE head manPaul “HHH” Levesque, … Read more

Porsche IPO: Volkswagen targets 75 billion euro valuation

Volkswagen is targeting a valuation of up to 75 billion euros ($75.1 billion) for luxury sportscar maker Porsche, it said on Sunday, in what will be Germany’s second-largest initial public offering (IPO) in history. Volkswagen (VLKAF) will price preferred shares in the flotation of Porsche AG at 76.50 euros to 82.50 euros per share, the … Read more

Why deleting something from the internet is ‘almost impossible’

CNN Business — Most people may live out their digital lives with the assumption they can delete their posts, messages and personal data from services whenever they choose. But a tech hearing this week threw that core assumption into question. Peiter “Mudge” Zatko, the former security chief at Twitter, told a Senate committee on Tuesday … Read more

McDonald’s CEO sounds the alarm over crime in Chicago

new York CNN Business — McDonald’s CEO Chris Kempczinski has big concerns about surging crime in Chicago, where the giant fast food is based, saying it is impacting the company’s restaurants and making it harder to recruit corporate talent. Crime is “seeping into every corner of our city,” Kempczinski said during an event at the … Read more

Ravil Maganov: Lukoil chairman dies after falling from a Moscow hospital window

Moscow/London CNN Business — The chairman of Russian oil and gas giant Lukoil has died after falling out of the window of a hospital in Moscow, according to Russian state media. “The man fell out of the sixth-floor window and died as a result of his injuries,” a source told TASS. Lukoil confirmed the death … Read more