Apple removed social-media platform Wimkin from its App Store, part of a crackdown by tech companies on potentially dangerous content during the presidential transition. The small site, which markets itself as a free-speech haven, had hosted posts that included a call for civil war.
Chinas latest salvo against one of its most well-known technology giants could portend a more perilous regulatory regime for others in the industry as well.
Shares in Alibaba tumbled, extending a recent pullback, as China stepped up pressure on the e-commerce giant and its billionaire co-founder Jack Ma.
Logistics payrolls soared in October as inventory restocking after coronavirus lockdowns and strong online sales fueled a hiring surge at distribution and transport companies.
Changes in distribution strategies may loosen the grip of UPS and FedEx on U.S. package delivery, and that may push them to look again at last-mile strategies.