Tuesday - July 23, 2019

Business News

Equifax $700M settlement: What consumers should know - Mon, 22 Jul 2019
Equifax's $700 million settlement with the U.S. government over a massive 2017 data breach includes up to $425 million for consumers.

PHOTOS: Ivanka Trump visits Colorado’s Lockheed Martin - Mon, 22 Jul 2019
Ivanka Trump toured Lockheed Martin in Littleton on July 22, 2019. Ivanka Trump, who is an adviser to her father President Donald Trump, visited the Colorado aerospace company with its CEO Marillyn Hewson.

Denver-area movie theaters are thriving as the rest of the nation sees a downturn - Mon, 22 Jul 2019
National box office receipts may be down, but Denver exhibitors have spent millions on movie theaters. It's not just a side effect of population growth; rather, a reliable market.

Vail Resorts to acquire 17 ski areas owned by Peak Resorts in $264 million deal - Mon, 22 Jul 2019
Vail Resorts is expanding its collection of ski areas again, acquiring 17 resorts in the east and midwest currently owned by Peak Resorts of Wildwood, Mo.

Equifax to pay up to $700M in data breach settlement - Mon, 22 Jul 2019
Equifax will pay up to $700 million to settle with the U.S. and states over a 2017 data breach that exposed Social Security numbers and other private information of nearly 150 million people.

Colorado oil and gas regulators tell Weld County the state still has authority over where wells can go - Mon, 22 Jul 2019
State oil and gas regulators are moving to rein in mineral-rich Weld County in the era of Senate Bill 181, the law passed this spring that gives more power to local governments to manage energy extraction within their borders.

“There’s speculators buying up houses:” Denver’s East Colfax braces for transit, density and displacement - Mon, 22 Jul 2019
Denver plans to spend at least $150 million to run bus rapid transit down Colfax, a project that could transform the stretch during the 2020s. Meanwhile, the city is buying local properties and shutting down “nuisance” businesses, and local authorities could soon declare an urban renewal area, creating a magnet for developer investment.

You downloaded FaceApp. Here’s what you just did to your privacy. - Sun, 21 Jul 2019
When an app goes viral, how can you know if it’s all good fun -- or covertly violating your privacy by, say, sending your face to the Russian government?

Sex tech in, skimpy outfits out as CES show seeks diversity - Sun, 21 Jul 2019
The CES gadget show is cracking down on its dress code, introducing more sessions focused on women and minorities and creating a new “sex tech” category after a debacle over a robotic personal massager for women.

AbleGamers helps level the playing field for disabled gamers - Sun, 21 Jul 2019
The group, called AbleGamers, was the brainchild of Mark Barlet, a 45-year-old disabled Air Force veteran and entrepreneur.