Rival web browsers are unhappy that the long-awaited Windows 10 upgrade automatically sets Microsoft Edge as the default browser. While behemoth Google can likely roll with the punches, smaller rival Mozilla is blasting Microsoft for making it difficult on Firefox users.
Preliminary results from an interim analysis of a vaccine trial in Guinea show that a new vaccine is highly effective against the deadly Ebola that claimed the lives of thousands. The independent body of international experts - the Data and Safety Monitoring Board - that conducted the review, advised that the trial of VSV-EBOV (Merck, Sharp & Dohme) should continue. Preliminary results from anal
Oil companies Exxon Mobil Corp. and Chevron Corp. both reported profits for the second quarter that missed analysts' estimates, reflecting the impact of the fall in crude oil prices on earnings at their production segments that more than offset higher margins in their refining segments. Revenues for the quarter also declined, but beat analysts' expectations.