- BusinessBusiness Insider•8 hours ago
America's largest supermarkets are slashing prices amid ongoing food-price deflation and growing pressure from the rapid expansion of discount-grocery chains like Aldi. The price cuts are squeezing profits and dragging down company shares. Kroger, Whole Foods, Sprouts Farmers Market, and Dollar General have seen their stock prices drop a collective 13% in the last three months.
Yahoo Inc. said Thursday that account information for at least 500 million users was stolen by hackers during a 2014 breach. While thieves apparently were not able to acquire credit card information, bank account data or unencrypted passwords, Yahoo YHOO, -3.25% users may have had their names, email addresses, telephone numbers, dates of birth, hashed passwords and, in some cases, security questions and answers, exposed. So if you have a Yahoo email account, what should you do? 1. Change your password. Even though Yahoo says it will notify potentially affected users, change your password anyway to make sure. Do it now. Yahoo is phasing out security questions and encouraging users to sign up
- financeDan Howley•8 hours ago
On Monday, Sept. 26, Yahoo Finance will be streaming Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella’s keynote at the company’s Ignite conference. Microsoft’s Satya Nadella has been the CEO of Microsoft for a little more than two years since, having taken over for former CEO Steve Ballmer in February 2014. Since he took