Daimler Daimler’s battery-powered Fuso eCanter truck can drive for 62 miles on a single charge. Just a month after Tesla CEO Elon Musk said the company was pursuing an electric truck in his “Master Plan, Part Deux,” Daimler revealed a stylish one of its own. During a German trade show for electric vehicles last September, a […]

Please enable Javascript to watch this video RBC Capital Market’s Chief Economist, Jonathan Golub, sat down with Business Insider CEO Henry Blodget on this week’s episode of The Bottom Line. Golub says all signs point to no recession. Following is a transcript of the video. Blodget: People talk about the market climbing a wall of […]

LONDON — The chairman of US bank BNY Mellon in Europe says major banks are drawing up plans for the worst-case Brexit scenario and warns that no deal for Britain could spark another financial crisis. Michael Cole-Fontayn, BNY Mellon’s EMEA chair, told Business Insider: “Because nobody knows what the outcome of the negotiations is going […]

Thomson Reuters Panasonic focused on auto tech during CES in January, Panasonic, like many companies today, is betting big on auto tech becoming a massive cash cow in the next decade. New alliances are forming almost every day as companies without a traditional foothold in the automotive space try to get a slice of the […]

Project Vahana Airbus is inching closer to the very first test flight of its electric aircraft and says a ride in the vehicle will be as cheap “as taking a taxi” per mile. Airbus’ Silicon Valley arm is developing a flying taxi as part of an effort to alleviate congestion by taking commuting to the skies. […]

Getty/Spencer Platt Trump Tower in Midtown Manhattan. While President Trump claims that the penthouse he owns at the top of his namesake tower in New York measures a total of 33,000 square feet, it actually doesn’t measure more than 10,996 square feet, according to city records obtained by Forbes. Trump first obtained the triplex apartment measuring 6,096 […]

Please enable Javascript to watch this video Earlier in his career, Nathan Myhrvold served as chief strategist and chief technology officer at Microsoft. After he left Microsoft in 1999, he founded the firm called Intellectual Ventures. Myhrvold’s extraordinary ability to explore new realms in technology and science is the foundation of Intellectual Ventures. Malcolm Gladwell wrote memorably […]

AP Ja Rule. Fyre Festival is an unmitigated disaster, and rapper Ja Rule does not want to be blamed. What was supposed to be a three-day all-inclusive luxury music festival with tickets costing up to $ 250,000 has collapsed under its own weight. With acts and catering pulling out, a lack of adequate infrastructure on the private […]

Facebook/American Giant Models wearing American Giant sweatshirts. When Trump went to Carrier’s Indiana plant in December as president-elect and claimed to have worked a deal to save jobs in America, he hailed it as a win for his “buy American, hire American” mission. Bayard Winthrop, CEO and founder of the clothing brand American Giant, which […]