Why some Chinese are buying local electric car brands like Nio — instead of Tesla

An electric vehicle charging station is seen at Nio’s headquarters on Jan. 31, 2021 in Hefei,…

Stock futures rise in overnight trading after Tuesday’s losses

U.S. stock futures rose in overnight trading Tuesday after stocks dipped in the regular session.Dow futures…

China prepares for a big annual meeting to chart a growth strategy

Chinese President Xi Jinping attends the National Day reception on the eve of the 71st anniversary…

AppLovin joins parade of video game companies headed for public market after 2020 sales hit $1.45 billion

A man plays a game on a smartphone.Brent Levin | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesMobile game developer…

Japan markets set to rise at the open; Australia’s fourth-quarter GDP data ahead

SINGAPORE — Stocks in Japan were set to rise at the Wednesday open as investors in…

Japanese billionaire to fly eight members of the public on SpaceX moon flight

Japanese billionaire entrepreneur Yusaku Maezawa speaks at SpaceX’s headquarters in Hawthorne, California. Michael Sheetz | CNBCJapanese billionaire…

Lyft says it just had its best week for rides since pandemic lockdowns began

The Lyft logo is shown on the screen at the Nasdaq offices in Times Square on…

Facebook lowers expectations for its upcoming Ray-Ban smart glasses

David Wehner, Facebook CFOSource: FacebookFacebook CFO David Wehner on Tuesday provided insight into smart glasses the…

How much I overpaid by living off bitcoin for a week

Four years ago, I attempted to live off bitcoin for a week and failed. It was…

Facebook’s growth rate could be impacted by Covid vaccines as consumers shift spending to services, CFO says

David Wehner, CFO at Facebook.Harriet Taylor | CNBC Facebook CFO David Wehner on Tuesday said the…

Fortnite creator Epic Games buys the developer of Fall Guys, a title that defined the pandemic gaming boom

Gameplay from Mediatonic’s hit battle royale game Fall Guys.MediatonicLONDON — Fortnite developer Epic Games has agreed…

10% GDP growth? The U.S. economy is on fire, and is about to get stoked even more

Restaurant workers wearing faceshields, facemasks and gloves prepare food at the reopening of iconic LA restaurant…