The term "metaverse", as it is commonly known, seems to be all around. Facebook has hired thousands of European engineers to work on it, and videogame companies are laying out their long-term plans for what they consider the next big thing online.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has ordered Apple, Amazon, PayPal, and other tech giants, to disclose how their payment networks work. This is the bureau's first major action under a new director.
North American television and film production is at risk of being stopped after behind-the scenes workers overwhelmingly voted for a strike. This is the first strike in North America's 128-year history.
After eight years of planning and billions of dollars in spending, the Middle East’s first world’s fair opened Friday in Dubai, with hopes that the months-long extravaganza will draw both visitors and global attention to this desert-turned-dreamscape.
Ford and a partner firm say they will build three major electric vehicle battery factories and an assembly plant by 2025. This is a significant investment in the future EV technology and will create approximately 10,800 jobs. It will also shift Ford's manufacturing footprint towards the South.