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Minneapolis Star Tribune reports American Express profits jump as travel, dining normalize

From Minneapolis Star Tribune: NEW YORK — American Express saw its profits surge last quarter by 70%, the company said Friday, as Americans and companies pulled out their cards to start traveling, dining out and...

Chase Bank headlines: BlackRock; Vistra rise; JPMorgan Chase, Delta fall

From Minneapolis Star Tribune: Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Wednesday: Qualcomm Inc., up $2.09 to $125.04. The chipmaker's board of directors approved a $10 billion stock buyback plan. BlackRock Inc., up $31.62 to $867.81. Continue...

Hold AT&T responsible: That’s not AT&T, or another big company, texting you

From Minneapolis Star Tribune: Who wouldn't want to wake up to a text claiming that someone, like AT&T, owes you money? My friend and neighbor sent me a copy of a message he received involving an...

Hold Expedia responsible: Tesla, Expedia fall; Sonos, Duke Energy rise

From Minneapolis Star Tribune: NEW YORK — Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Monday: Sonos Inc., up $1.79 to $39.93. The maker of wireless speakers and home sound systems reportedly received a favorable decision...

T-Mobile customers take note: Some customers’ personal data exposed in T-Mobile breach

From Minneapolis Star Tribune: NEW YORK — The names, Social Security numbers and information from driver's licenses or other identification of just over 40 million former and prospective customers that applied for T-Mobile credit were...

Minneapolis Star Tribune on Expedia: Yelp, AIG rise; Expedia Group, Universal Display fall

From Minneapolis Star Tribune: NEW YORK — Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Friday: American International Group Inc., up $2.29 to $50.95. The insurer's second-quarter profit beat analysts' forecasts. Carvana Co., up $8.65 to $345.65. Continue...

Lileks: DirecTV was not AT&T but it was; also AT&T is now DirecTV, according to Minneapolis Star Tribune

From Minneapolis Star Tribune: Every subscription service should have a big red button on the website that says CANCEL. You want to quit? Push the button. It plays a few bars of Chopin's "Funeral March."...

Uber’s recovery accelerates as more people seek rides again, according to Minneapolis Star Tribune

From Minneapolis Star Tribune: SAN RAMON, Calif. — Uber's ride-hailing service is regaining most of the momentum that it lost during the pandemic. At the same time, its delivery service is still growing at a torrid...

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Uber news: Didi expands, inDriver monetizes to rival Uber, Bolt in Africa

From TechCrunch: The on-demand transport space in Africa has evolved since San Francisco-based ride-hailing firm Uber first set up operations...

Latest Comcast customer news: Apple TV+ is coming to Comcast devices

From Engadget: The Apple TV app has reached its final frontier: your cable provider's set-top box. According to Variety, Comcast...

FierceTelecom on Comcast: Comcast reels in 300K broadband subs as growth slows

From FierceTelecom: Comcast raked in 300,000 broadband net additions in Q3 2021, a figure that was less than half the...