SoftBank and Toyota want driverless cars to change…

SoftBank and Toyota want to change the world of transportation through autonomous vehicles and other technologies. The high-profile Japanese companies are forming a joint venture called Monet to develop businesses that will use driverless-car technology…

7 things to know before the bell

Click chart for more in-depth data. 1. The race to driverless cars: SoftBank (SFTBF) and Toyota (TM) are forming a joint venture that will use driverless-car technology to offer new services, such as mobile convenience…

Spotify exec Amber Grimes joins Capitol Music Group…

Widely respected music executive and entrepreneur Amber Grimes has been hired to the newly-created position of Senior Vice President of Global Creative for Universal Music-owned Capitol Music Group. In her new position, Grimes will be…

Why has Sony Music just launched a streaming…

Yesterday brought head-turning news: Sony has launched its own Hi-Res streaming service in Japan, built on the B2B technology of Rhapsody International. Although the platform is a Sony Music product, it’s not actually from the…

The Canadian cannabis producer that was in talks…

REUTERS/Nir Elias Aurora Cannabis is planning for a US initial public offering in October, the company's chief corporate officer said. The Canadian cannabis producer was reportedly in talks with Coca-Cola to make a CBD-infused drink.…

I Bought an Olive Garden Unlimited Pasta Pass…

After three years of trying and failing to attain Olive Garden’s coveted Never Ending Pasta Pass, Jeff Berman finally scored one last year thanks to luck and a solid internet connection. Once he got the…