Uber’s (UBER.NYSE) woes continue as London pushes their drivers towards giving biometric data

Uber (UBER.NYSE) drivers could soon have to provide biometric data to operate in London. The City of London regulator Transport for London (TfL) has been on Uber’s case for years to increase rider-safety, and may need to touch gloves and come out swinging again if the company refuses to accept […]

iRobot (IRBIT.Q) moves production of its Roomba army to Malaysia

Massachusetts-based roomba designer, iRobot (IRBIT.Q), working with manufacturing solutions provider, Jabil Inc, announced production commencement on the creation of new robots ahead of schedule in Malaysia today. iRobot has expanded its manufacturing capabilities into Malaysia as part of its strategic supply chain diversification initiative. Jabil has served as one of iRobot’s trusted […]

‘Crazy’ Joe Biden may be standing in the way of the eventual U.S. cannabis explosion

Cannabis is a gateway drug and must remain tightly regulated, at least according to Democratic presidential hopeful, Joe Biden during a town hall discussion last Sunday. “The truth of the matter is, there’s not nearly been enough evidence that has been acquired as to whether or not it is a […]

Wednesday Recap: China’s “Cautious Optimism”, and Blockchain Stuff

China is “Cautiously Optimistic” China’s chief negotiator said that he was “cautiously optimistic” about reaching a phase one trade deal with the US despite tensions over Hong Kong. Liu made the comment in a speech in Beijing, also highlighting China’s plan to reform state enterprises and enforcing intellectual property rights. […]