Daily Archives: January 25, 2019

AT&T’s WarnerMedia said to move investment arm to new Innovation Lab

Editor's note: This story has been updated from its original version to include the latest information as details unfold. AT&T Inc.’s WarnerMedia investment arm is getting a new home, according to a person familiar with the company's thinking. Warne...

By | 2019-01-25T22:45:27+00:00 January 25th, 2019|Technology|

Tinder settles age-discrimination lawsuit for $23 million

California Tinder users age 30 and up will no longer have to pay more to subscribe to Tinder Plus. Under the settlement of a class-action lawsuit, they’ll also be compensated in a combination of cash, app subscriptions, and extra “super likes” worth a...

By | 2019-01-25T22:42:34+00:00 January 25th, 2019|Media|

New CEO completes round trip through Roche back to Genentech

A onetime Genentech Inc. executive who went on to spend four years with Swiss parent organization Roche was named Thursday as CEO of the South San Francisco biotech pioneer. Alexander Hardy will succeed Bill Anderson as the top executive of Roche's No...

By | 2019-01-25T22:30:58+00:00 January 25th, 2019|Healthcare|

CareFirst gives $1.5M, offers financial breaks to help members affected by shutdown

CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield is the latest local company taking steps to help community members that have been affected by the recent federal government shutdown. Citing that the shutdown could have affected the ability of certain individuals and e...

By | 2019-01-25T21:46:18+00:00 January 25th, 2019|Healthcare|

C-Suite Rides: GMC has seen the future and here it is — the 2019 Terrain

General Motors believes it has seen the future of automotive car buying, and it is confident the future won’t contain many cars. At least not as many sedans and coupes as there are on today’s roads. What’s the future? According to General Motors, to...

By | 2019-01-25T21:08:22+00:00 January 25th, 2019|Budget and Tax|

Super Bowl ticket prices plunged 22% due to Patriots-Rams matchup

Tom Brady and crew aren't scoring many points with those trying to make a buck off Super Bowl LIII. Football fans are notably underwhelmed by the Super Bowl LIII matchup in Atlanta between the New England Patriots and Los Angeles Rams, according to ti...

By | 2019-01-25T21:02:29+00:00 January 25th, 2019|Sports|