Cheddar afternoon business update 10/6: Job loss, Uber & AIM

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Top afternoon business and technology headlines for Oct. 6, 2017.

  • The U.S. economy lost 33,000 jobs last month. Analysts blame the recent hurricanes.
  • Uber’s iPhone app had the ability to record users’ screens even when the app was running in the background. Uber says that it is no longer using the program.
  • AOL is discontinuing the iconic AOL Instant Messenger service on Dec. 15, 2017.
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  • Toyota planning 10 purely electric vehicles by 2020s

    Toyota planning 10 purely electric vehicles by 2020s

    Monday, December 18 2017 1:59 AM EST2017-12-18 06:59:54 GMT
    Monday, December 18 2017 8:00 AM EST2017-12-18 13:00:15 GMT
    Toyota plans to offer more than 10 pure electric-vehicle models in its lineup by the early 2020s, marking the Japanese automaker's commitment to entering that growing technology sector.
    Toyota plans to offer more than 10 pure electric-vehicle models in its lineup by the early 2020s, marking the Japanese automaker's commitment to entering that growing technology sector.
  • EU complains US tax plans could endanger EU-US trade

    EU complains US tax plans could endanger EU-US trade

    Monday, December 18 2017 7:00 AM EST2017-12-18 12:00:11 GMT
    Monday, December 18 2017 8:00 AM EST2017-12-18 13:00:13 GMT
    The European Union executive is warning the United States that its massive tax overhaul could violate some of its international obligations and risks "seriously hampering" trans-Atlantic trade.
    The European Union executive is warning the United States that its massive tax overhaul could violate some of its international obligations and risks "seriously hampering" trans-Atlantic trade.
  • U.S. tax legislation fuels Santa rally in global stocks

    U.S. tax legislation fuels Santa rally in global stocks

    Monday, December 18 2017 12:49 AM EST2017-12-18 05:49:58 GMT
    Monday, December 18 2017 8:00 AM EST2017-12-18 13:00:09 GMT
    Asia share prices mostly higher on strong Japan trade data, week's end advance on Wall St.
    Asia share prices mostly higher on strong Japan trade data, week's end advance on Wall St.
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