Industry News


QBO (QuickBooks Online) subscribers rose 170,000 to 2.55 million in Q1 as Intuit capitalized on increased small business usage of the cloud. (CFO)

Information Systems

The U.S. Justice Department charged three Chinese computer security experts with hacking and stealing materials from Moody’s Analytics, Siemens, and Trimble, a GPS technology firm. (Industry Week)

Supply Chain Management

An enterprise-wide digital supply chain can lead to a 20% reduction of procurement costs, a 50% reduction in supply chain costs, and an increase in revenue of 10%. (Industry Week)

Marketing Analytics

Tesla Inc.’s unveiling of a new electric truck showed Elon Musk can match Steve Jobs’s ability to wow the tech crowd with a glimpse of the future. (Industry Week)


Average net interest margin reached its highest level since late 2012 as banks continued to benefit from rate hikes. (CFO)

Business & Management

Uber’s concealment of the breach increased the cyber risk of drivers and customers, as well as the potential loss of trust from investors and governments. (CEO)


Business Analytics

Rolls-Royce Holdings Plc is joining Airbus SE and Siemens AG in their quest to develop a 100-seat hybrid electric aircraft, giving the British engine maker a seat at the table of a potential promising aviation technology. (Industry Week)