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Increasingly, truckers don't have to rely on calling companies to find their next job. Silicon Valley has been investing in apps like Convoy that solve a leading issue in the $740 billion trucking industry. Alphabet recently led an investment round in Convoy that totaled $185 million.
A public relations firestorm ensued after a Ryanair passenger filmed a baggage handler at Manchester Airport throw passengers' luggage onto a conveyor cart with seemingly no regard for the contents inside.
The automotive search engine iSeeCars.com recently commissioned a study to look at the used car industry. iSeeCars.com found that the fastest selling used SUV on the market is the Toyota RAV 4, with the RAV4 Hybrid coming in at fourth place and the Toyota 4Runner finishing in ninth place.
Another Tesla executive has reportedly left the company. Here are all the key names who have departed this year.
Tesla is known for its high rate of executive turnover, and this year has been no different. As the company has faced questions about its operations, finances, and leadership, departures from senior employees have only added to the impression of instability.
American Airlines has joined Delta Air Lines and United Airlines in raising the fee of one checked bag from $25 to $30, and of a second checked bag from $35 to $40. The change in price begins for American Airlines tickets purchased beginning on Friday, September 21.
iSeeCars.com found that the fastest-selling used pickup truck on the market is the Honda Ridgeline, with an average of only 39.3 days on the market. They studied a pool of 4 million used-cars that were 1-to-3-years old and had been sold between January and July 2018.
Tesla's Model 3 received a five-star rating in the frontal crash, side crash, and rollover categories, and some of its driver assistance features — like forward collision warning, lane departure warning, crash imminent braking, and dynamic brake support — met the agency's performance tests.
It's too early to tell where the Department of Justice's (DOJ) inquiry into Tesla will lead, but it will likely require the company's attention for months, if not years, former DOJ lawyers told Business Insider.
Passengers on a Jet Airways flight ended up with bloody ears and noses after pilots forgot to pressurize the plane
Pilots of a Jet Airways flight from Mumbai to Jaipur in India forgot to pressurize the Boeing 737's cabin, leading some passengers to report bleeding from their ears and noses due to low cabin-pressure levels, CNN reported.
Emirates Airline has denied a report that it is considering a takeover of fellow Persian Gulf carrier Etihad. Bloomberg reported that the Dubai, United Arab Emirates-based airline could take over its financially challenged rival to create the world's largest airline in terms of passenger traffic.