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The head of a Japanese rent-a-friend company reveals what it"s like to lead a double life

Thomas Peter/Reuters Started in 2009, Japanese company Family Romance hires actors to pose as people's fake spouses, family members, coworkers, and more. The company was founded by Ishii Yuichi, who has since hired 800 employees. After eight y.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 14th, 2017

"I Thought It Was Going to Be a Lot Easier Than It Was": Why Jo Malone Started a Second Company

Jo Malone, founder of Jo Malone London and Jo Loves fragrances, reveals how a dangerous horse ride changed her life......»»

Category: topSource: incJan 8th, 2018

After Selling Her First Company to Estee Lauder, How This Founder Learned to Overcome Big Mistakes

Jo Malone, founder of Jo Malone London and Jo Loves fragrances, reveals how a dangerous horse ride changed her life......»»

Category: topSource: incJan 8th, 2018

U.S. company plans funds that double bitcoin price moves

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. fund managers are ramping up efforts to tap into the fever surrounding digital assets, and the latest planned bitcoin products could deliver some head-turning and stomach-churning price movements if they come to market......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 5th, 2018

Report: Apple Music exec to leave company

Apple Music head Jimmy Iovine is set to leave the company soon, according to a new report. The 64-year-old's departure is reportedly timed to his Apple shares fully vesting, according to Billboard. Hits Daily Double first reported the news of his.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 4th, 2018

Apple, Epson face French legal complaints over allegedly shortening life of products

PARIS (Reuters) - Smartphone maker Apple and Japanese printer company Epson are facing legal complaints in France over allegedly speeding up the aging process of their products to stimulate demand......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 28th, 2017

Roku puts ad chief in charge of platform business

Roku Inc. announced Wednesday that the head of its advertising business, Scott Rosenberg, will be promoted to lead the company's platform efforts. Ros.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 27th, 2017

Here Are The Best Nintendo Switch Games Of 2017

Nintendo Switch has had a blockbuster year. The console has been difficult to find in stores and online since its launch in March, forcing the Japanese company to double the Switch production. Two reasons the Switch became such a grand […] .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkDec 22nd, 2017

Venezuela president taps general as head of state oil firm

President Nicolas Maduro has tapped a high-ranking member of Venezuela's military to lead the country's struggling state oil company......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 26th, 2017

From double-decker buses to unicorns, Portland company brings imagination to life for major brands

Figure Plant creates immersive three-dimensional displays for big brands.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 21st, 2017

HDFC Standard Life to make stock market debut today

Morgan Stanley India Company, HDFC Bank, CLSA India and Nomura Financial Advisory and Securities (India) were the global coordinators and book running lead managers to the offer.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 16th, 2017

HDFC Standard Life to make stock market debut tomorrow

Morgan Stanley India Company, HDFC Bank, CLSA India and Nomura Financial Advisory and Securities (India) were the global coordinators and book running lead managers to the offer.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 16th, 2017

Craig Carton Breaks Silence, Reveals Devastated Life Amid Ponzi Scheme Allegations

The former WFAN host talked about his life falling apart—and how friend New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie came to his defense......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekNov 7th, 2017

‘My Friend Dahmer’ Star Ross Lynch Reveals How He Got Into a Serial Killer’s Head

"I don’t think I’ll ever be able to shed that damn title, a Disney star," Ross Lynch tells Newsweek......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekNov 3rd, 2017

Selena Gomez reveals the harrowing details of her life-saving kidney transplant surgery

TODAY/NBC Selena Gomez and her best friend Francia Raisa sat down with NBC News' Savannah Guthrie for the first TV interview since Gomez's kidney transplant. Gomez, 25, told Guthrie the harrowing details of her surgery. "I was .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 30th, 2017

Apple sued for Animoji trademark owned by Japanese company: Details here

The TrueDepth camera in iPhone X brings emoji to life in a fun new way with Animoji.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 23rd, 2017

​Boeing widens 2017 order and delivery lead over Airbus

The Boeing Co. has widened its order and delivery lead over rival Airbus as the two head into the typically busy fourth quarter for the commercial aviation industry. According to new data from Boeing (NYSE: BA), the company through September had lo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 10th, 2017

‘Cut me into two and throw me into the Yamuna, but don’t send me out’

Why the Rohingyas in India would rather lead a life of squalor and uncertainty here than head back to Myanmar.....»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineSep 13th, 2017

Western Digital CEO apologizes to Toshiba for friction over chip unit sale

TOKYO (Reuters) - The head of Western Digital Corp apologized to Toshiba Corp's CEO for strained ties after it sued the Japanese company to keep their memory chip joint venture from being sold to rival bidders, according to a letter dated Aug. 11......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 1st, 2017

How This Entrepreneur Got Through The Toughest Time Of Her Life--Without Any Help

Billie Whitehouse, co-founder of tech-oriented apparel company, Wearable Experiments, reveals how she stayed motivated despite it all......»»

Category: topSource: incJul 27th, 2017

With Entry Into Interest Curation, Google Goes Head-To-Head With Facebook

In the feed, users will get a stream of news, photos and more based on their search histories and interests across Google products. The company promises a different, less friend-fi.....»»

Category: topSource: nprJul 19th, 2017