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For NASA contractors, lunar landing failures by Israel and India hit close to home

The reaction at the Indian Space Research Organization was dismay when India’s lunar lander apparently crashed on descent. U.S. companies also felt the failure. (Jagadeesh Nv/EPA-EFE/Shutterstock) September 15 at 6:46 AM The team was gathered in a conference room last week, about 35 in all, ready to celebrate India’s triumph: the country’s first lunar landing. […]

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TikTok’s Beijing roots fuel censorship suspicion as it builds a huge U.S. audience

Students take part in an anti-government rally in Hong Kong.(Chris McGrath/Getty Images) September 15 at 4:30 PM A search for “#hongkong” on Twitter reveals a vast visual patchwork of the city’s unavoidable protests, including pro-China agitprop, sympathetic memes and imagery from the hundreds of thousands of pro-democracy marchers who have braved police crackdowns. But the […]

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One year after killing off its premium Apple Watch, Apple is bringing it back with a new version that costs as much as $1,400

Tony Avelar/AP This time last year, it looked like Apple seemed to be getting out of the luxury watch game when it quietly discontinued its most expensive Apple Watch, the Apple Watch Edition. The ultra-high-end 18-karat-gold Apple Watch Editions, which cost upwards of $ 10,000, were spotted on celebrities including Kanye West and Beyoncé after […]

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SoftBank reportedly plans to boost its stake in WeWork by $750 million in the coworking giant’s IPO

SoftBank CEO Masayoshi SonKim Kyung-Hoon/Reuters SoftBank plans to buy $ 750 million in WeWork shares in the real-estate company’s planned public offering, The Wall Street Journal reported. The purchase would represent about 25% of the shares WeWork is planning on selling. The move would up SoftBank’s investment in the company to more than $ 11 […]

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No slowdown for Maveric Systems which is looking to hire 210 engineers by January and has $30 million for acquisition

The Chennai-based banking solutions provider has doubled its revenue in the last 3 years. Its flagship product is a lot like Infosys’ Finacle, but Maveric is a much smaller company offering fewer services. The company is looking to double its revenue and employee in next 3 years, founder Ranga Reddy told Business Insider. A rare […]