Posts Tagged ‘FREE’

Amarin Surges on Fish-Oil Drug Data

Monday, September 24th, 2018

Amarin more than tripled in value after the company said its drug derived from fish oil reduced the risk of heart attacks, strokes and deaths in certain high-risk patients.

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High Hopes for a Gene Therapy Come With Fears Over Cost

Monday, September 24th, 2018

Luxturna can give sight to children and others with a rare eye condition, but costs nearly $1 million—the industry is reckoning with how to pay for such treatments as more become available.

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High Hopes for a Gene Therapy Come With Fears Over Cost

Monday, September 24th, 2018

Luxturna can give sight to children and others with a rare eye condition, but costs nearly $1 million—the industry is reckoning with how to pay for such treatments as more become available.

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A Modern Second-Home Retreat for Seattle’s Tech Elite

Monday, September 24th, 2018

The architecture of Methow Valley, long home to farmers, artists and conservationists, is being transformed by affluent executives at the likes of Amazon and Microsoft.

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You Can Now Buy Stuff With a Ring, if Anyone Believes You

Monday, September 24th, 2018

Consumers are putting ‘wearable’ mobile-payment devices on their fingers to make purchases, but some befuddled cashiers aren’t buying it. ‘What are you doing?’

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Chipotle Gets “Real” In New Ads Focused on Fresh Ingredients

Monday, September 24th, 2018

Chipotle is launching a big ad campaign promoting its commitment to non-processed food as it looks to rehabilitate its image and become a lifestyle brand

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He Was More Than a Mannerist

Sunday, September 23rd, 2018

Two Jacopo Pontormo masterpieces at the Morgan Library & Museum provide an opportunity to reassess his work.

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Used-Car Sales Boom as New Cars Get Too Pricey for Many

Sunday, September 23rd, 2018

Rising new-car prices are pushing more buyers to the used-car lot, where they are finding a growing selection of low-mileage vehicles that are only a few years old.

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A Golf Obsession With Balance at the Core

Sunday, September 23rd, 2018

A competitive amateur athlete abandoned tennis for golf years ago, but has reached a new level of fitness on the links with a stability ball.

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FAA Bill Leaves Out Change Fee Oversight

Saturday, September 22nd, 2018

Congressional lawmakers have left a proposal to regulate airline “change fees” out of a bill authorizing the Federal Aviation Administration’s operations.

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FreshDirect Delivers Apologies as Grocery Shipments Stumble

Friday, September 21st, 2018

The online grocer says it’s still addressing stockouts and botched deliveries since its move into a new New York distribution center.

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Digital Freight Startup Convoy Raises $185 Million, Surpasses $1 Billion in Value

Friday, September 21st, 2018

CapitalG, investment arm of Google parent Alphabet Inc., led a funding round aimed at backing the business in the growing field of digital freight booking.

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2019 Jaguar I-Pace: An Electric SUV Hot on Tesla’s Heels

Friday, September 21st, 2018

Jaguar’s jump into the electric SUV space has beaten the likes of Porsche, Mercedes and BMW to market by about 18 months. But it’s still in Tesla’s shadow. Dan Neil compares and contrasts.

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Drugmakers’ Free Services Trigger Anti-Kickback Probe

Friday, September 21st, 2018

Federal prosecutors are probing whether big drugmakers including Sanofi, Gilead Sciences and Biogen potentially violated laws by providing free services to doctors and patients.

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Medtronic to Buy Mazor Robotics for $1.6 Billion

Friday, September 21st, 2018

Medtronic has reached a deal to acquire medical device maker Mazor Robotics, as the company looks to strengthen its technology for robotic-assisted spine surgeries.

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Encountering Jane Fonda

Friday, September 21st, 2018

Jane Fonda talks about her life in this colorfully detailed biography.

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Adobe Buys Marketing-Automation Firm Marketo for $4.75 Billion

Thursday, September 20th, 2018

Adobe Systems agreed to acquire marketing-automation firm Marketo for $4.75 billion, its largest acquisition ever and the latest sign of its ambition to become a one-stop-shop for marketers.

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Want Even Cheaper Seltzer? Some Fanatics Hack Their SodaStream Machines

Thursday, September 20th, 2018

Tinkerers source carbon dioxide from welders and string connector hoses to carbonated water machines in bid to cut cost from company’s 25 cents a liter; ‘I’m sticking it to the man.’

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Deana Lawson’s Portraits of Everyday Black Life

Wednesday, September 19th, 2018

The photographer opens up about her creative process and her new book.

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Ordering Coffee Through Your Car? New Apps Turn Cars Into Smartphones, Raising Safety Questions

Wednesday, September 19th, 2018

Car makers seeking new revenue streams are offering drivers the ability to preorder coffee or make restaurant reservations on the move, raising safety concerns at a time when distracted driving is already at elevated levels.

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AutoNation’s Outspoken Chief Executive to Step Down Next Year

Wednesday, September 19th, 2018

AutoNation CEO Mike Jackson, who stood out in the tight-lipped auto industry for his outspoken personality, will step down after leading the U.S.’s largest dealership chain for nearly two decades.

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Latest U.S. Tariffs Could Make Auto Parts Pricier

Wednesday, September 19th, 2018

The Trump administration’s latest tariffs will hammer Chinese auto-parts makers, likely raising prices for their U.S. customers, who have few options to buy key parts elsewhere, manufacturers and industry experts say.

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Amazon Forecast to Be No. 3 Digital Advertising Player in 2018

Wednesday, September 19th, 2018

Th tech giant is expected to surpass Verizon’s Oath and Microsoft, according to new eMarketer estimates, according to research firm eMarketer.

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Amazon Forecast to Be No. 3 Digital Advertising Player in 2018

Wednesday, September 19th, 2018

Th tech giant is expected to surpass Verizon’s Oath and Microsoft, according to new eMarketer estimates, according to research firm eMarketer.

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Italy Faces Crunch Time on Budget

Wednesday, September 19th, 2018

Italy’s new populist government has until Sept. 27 to make a difficult decision: How to reconcile its expensive election promises with the reality of the country’s fragile finances.

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‘3-D Doings: The Imagist Object in Chicago Art, 1964-1980’ Review: A Celebration of the Weird

Wednesday, September 19th, 2018

The brief Imagist movement looks perversely profound today and carries with it an art-historical gravitas.

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Real Madrid Shoots for Four Champions League Titles in a Row

Tuesday, September 18th, 2018

Here are some of the biggest challenges to the Real Madrid era as the Champions League kicks off on Tuesday.

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The New Status Symbol: Carpets In Unconventional Shapes

Tuesday, September 18th, 2018

New carpets in stylishly irregular shapes make 90-degree angles seem awfully square.

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Intel Co-Founder’s Silicon Valley Estate Lists for $21.8 Million

Tuesday, September 18th, 2018

The late Robert Noyce’s one-time home in Los Altos, Calif., comes with a vineyard, sports facilities and plenty of tech-industry history.

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Very Interesting! Awesome! Love it! Gmail Users Confront Chipper ‘Smart Reply’

Tuesday, September 18th, 2018

Google’s automated email replies, which are being rolled to its 1.4 billion accounts, have baffled users with some peculiar suggestions

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