H&M says you can compost its new line of baby clothes

H&M says you can compost its new line of baby clothes

new York CNN Business — H&M is coming out with a new line of baby clothes that can be recycled in an unexpected way once they’re worn out — composting. The 12-piece organic cotton collection for newborns (priced from $4.99 to $17.99) launches in May and includes tops, bottoms with adjustable waistbands and cuffs, jackets, … Read more

JetBlue makes offer for Spirit in attempt to derail deal with Frontier

JetBlue makes offer for Spirit in attempt to derail deal with Frontier

new York CNN Business — JetBlue Tuesday made an unsolicited $3.6 billion offer for low-fare rival Spirit Airlines in an attempt to derail a proposed deal between Spirit and Frontier Airlines. JetBlue’s cash offer is about 33% more than the value of Frontier’s stock-and-cash offer for Spirit. Such a transaction would stop a combined Frontier … Read more

Amazon just booked up to 83 rockets to launch its own satellite internet constellation

Amazon just booked up to 83 rockets to launch its own satellite internet constellation

new York CNN Business — Amazon (AMZN) is moving its business into the exosphere, with plans to deploy more than 3,000 satellites to beam internet connectivity all over the planet. On Tuesday, the company announced deals with three rocket companies that will launch those satellites. The agreement includes two veteran rocket builders — United Launch … Read more

AMC Battles the Streaming Trend. Its Biggest Weapon May Be the Meme Crowd.

AMC Battles the Streaming Trend.  Its Biggest Weapon May Be the Meme Crowd.

Elias Stein Text size The morning after streaming won big at the Academy Awards, shares of a movie theater chain— AMC Entertainment—surged 45%, driven by CEO Adam Aron’s efforts to create a future beyond, well, theaters. In mid-March, Aron caught Wall Street off guard with a $27.9 million stake in Hycroft Mining Holding, which owns … Read more

Apple May Use Chinese-Made Chips for First Time

Apple May Use Chinese-Made Chips for First Time

Photo: Florence Ion/Gizmodo Apple is reportingly considering adding to its fleet of memory chip producers after contamination at key NAND production facilities earlier this year. The tech giant is now testing sample NAND flash memory from Chinese semiconductor Yangtze Memory Technologies, a Wuhan-based company founded in 2016. Apple already works with Samsung and SK Hynix … Read more

Amazon union vote counts are underway for two warehouses

Amazon union vote counts are underway for two warehouses

CNN Business — Amazon has gone 27 years without a union in the United States. Now it’s about to find out whether workers at two warehouses have voted to unionize. Vote tallies in a union election at an Amazon warehouse in Staten Island, New York, and a do-over election at facility in Bessemer, Alabama, are … Read more

Etsy Sellers Are Striking Over Transaction Fee Hikes

Etsy Sellers Are Striking Over Transaction Fee Hikes

Photo: SOPA Images (Getty Images) The makers of your favorite personalized pillow cases and DIY jewelry on Etsy are preparing for a digital strike in protest of what they see as exorbitant seller fees. Organizers say the strike will begin on April 11. For the duration of the protest, they are planning to put their … Read more

Who’s flying on Tuesday’s Blue Origin space launch?

Who's flying on Tuesday's Blue Origin space launch?

new York CNN Business — Pete Davidson was initially slated to be the next headline-grabbing name to take flight aboard the suborbital space tourism rocket developed by Jeff Bezos’ company, Blue Origin, after the commercial space-faring company launched several other famous faces on its previous flights. But the comedian abruptly dropped out of the mission … Read more

Deutsche Bank execs fired after corporate strip club visit

Deutsche Bank execs fired after corporate strip club visit

Deutsche Bank this week fired four New York employees — including a number of top executives — after a visit to a strip club was charged to the company, The Post has learned. An attempt was made to then sweep the visit and the accompanying charges under the rug, a source familiar with the matter … Read more

Google searches for electric vehicles set record in March

Google searches for electric vehicles set record in March

CNN — As gas prices soared and deepened the pain at the pump this month, consumers reacted by searching for — and possibly dreaming of — more fuel-efficient vehicle alternatives. Web search interest in electric vehicles reached a record high in the US in March, according to Google Trends. While high gas prices are certainly … Read more