Boeing Co.’s supplier of lithium-ion batteries for its 787 Dreamliners tightened quality checks after the planemaker sought advice from other companies that use the technology, said five people with knowledge of the matter.
Boeing Co. and General Electric Co. completed configuration plans for new engines on the 737 MAX, the upgraded version of the world’s most widely flown plane, an important step toward eventual production, a GE executive said.
Comcast Corp. Chief Executive Officer Brian Roberts says he’s confident his $4.38 billion bet on the Olympics will turn a profit. That’ll depend on how many viewers the rebranded NBC Sports Network can attract.
Jeremy Lin’s one-week rise from backup to the National Basketball Association’s Eastern Conference Player of the Week helped drive shares in his boss, Madison Square Garden Co., to a record high and produced the league’s best-selling jersey.
General Electric Co., the world’s biggest maker of jet engines, predicted it will pick up more than $10 billion worth of orders during this week’s Paris Air Show as airlines flock to more fuel-efficient models.
Comcast Corp., the largest U.S. cable company, reported first-quarter profit that beat analysts’ estimates after luring new customers with faster Internet speeds and programs that can be viewed online.
Cablevision Systems Corp. is now the cheapest U.S. cable or satellite-television provider for potential acquirers from Time Warner Cable Inc. to Comcast Corp. following the resignation of its chief operating officer.