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Toyota Motor Corporation (NYSE:TM) will sign on to the Apollo self-driving platform led by Baidu

Toyota Motor Corporation (NYSE:TM) will sign on to the Apollo self-driving platform led by Chinese internet search provider Baidu, as Beijing bolsters efforts to commercialize the technology amid a growing rivalry with the U.S.,Nikkei has learned. Launched in 2017, Apollo is an open-source platform powered by machine learning that partner companies can use to develop their own self-driving […]

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Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) Employee Obliged as Alleged Middleman in Insider-Trading

A former Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) employee was the alleged middleman in what authorities believe may be an insider trading scheme, according to people familiar with the matter and disclosures in a U.K. court case that wrapped up Thursday. The U.K.’s Financial Conduct Authority is investigating whether David Johnson, who left Citi in 2013, collected details […]

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The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG)’s “The Look” explores bias against black men in America

The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) wants to get people thinking about racial bias with a spot called “The Look,” which follows a black man and the way the world sees him. “The Look” was released Thursday on a P&G site, along with educational materials, historical examples and (eventually) resources to “educate and continue the […]