Japan’s In-Home Robot Experiment Short Circuits

SoftBank Group’s robotics unit said it stopped manufacturing a child-sized humanoid robot called Pepper last year due to a lack of demand for new units.

Consumer Confidence Continues Slide on Covid-19, Inflation Worries

A september survey showed a pullback in consumers’ intentions to make...

Home-Price Growth Hit Record in July

The Case-Shiller index rose 19.7% in the year that ended in...

Evergrande Bondholders Mull Next Steps in Wake of Missed Payment

Foreign investors in the Chinese property giant’s debt face the challenge...

Facebook Asks Oversight Board for Guidance on How It Regulates High-Profile Users

The board—an outside body that Facebook created to ensure the accountability...