Twitter To Start Banning Cryptocurrency Ads

The San Francisco-based firm will this week launch a policy that prohibits advertising of initial coin offerings (ICOs), a form of crowd funding used to raise cash by creating new coins. The new policy will cover ads on initial coin offerings (ICOs... More..

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Dow closes more than 300 points lower
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Dow closes more than 300 points lower

US equities surged back from the biggest weekly rout in two years, with major benchmarks climbing more than 2.7 per cent on signs that an escalation of trade tensions was beginning to ease. AngloGold Ashanti ...More..

Asia stocks follow USA shares up as trade war fears ease
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Asia stocks follow USA shares up as trade war fears ease

Hong Kong's Hang Seng advanced 0.8 percent to 30,790.83, while the Shanghai Composite index rose 1.1 percent to 3,166.65. Expectations that Japan's political controversy could intensify also helped bolste...More..

Uber sells south-east operations to Grab
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Uber sells south-east operations to Grab

Pulling out of markets like Southeast Asia would boost profits at a company that has burned through $10.7 billion since its founding nine years ago. Grab plans to make use of the acquired Uber services ...More..

Pennsylvania Trust Co Buys 277 Shares of Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN)
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Pennsylvania Trust Co Buys 277 Shares of Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN)

It is calculated by dividing the current market price of the stock by its earnings per share (EPS). Institutional investors and hedge funds own 60.21% of the company's stock. Amazon .com, Inc. ( AMZN ) has year...More..

Probe opened into fatal Tesla crash in California
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Probe opened into fatal Tesla crash in California

Tesla didn't disclose whether the driver had engaged Tesla's partially autonomous driving system, known as Autopilot, when the crash occurred. The National Transportation Safety Board has sent two investigato...More..

Arizona suspends Uber self-driving vehicle tests
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Arizona suspends Uber self-driving vehicle tests

Video of the incident released by Tempe police shows 49-year-old Elaine Herzberg walking her bike loaded with bags across a dark road. Last week, police in Arizona released the footage , which came from t...More..

Remington: Gunmaker Files for Bankruptcy Amid School Shooting Protests
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Remington: Gunmaker Files for Bankruptcy Amid School Shooting Protests

Remington first announced that it would file for bankruptcy protection on February 12, but the Parkland shooting two days later in which 17 people died may have delayed the proceeding. Dick's CEO Ed Stack...More..

United Gives Passenger Staggering $10000 Voucher To Give Up Seat
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

United Gives Passenger Staggering $10000 Voucher To Give Up Seat

In the case of an oversold flight, airlines will kick off the lowest fare passenger, unless there is a volunteer. The airline changed its policy previous year to allow customers up to $10,000 in travel vouchers...More..

Zuckerberg takes out ads to apologize as Facebook data misuse crisis intensifies
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Zuckerberg takes out ads to apologize as Facebook data misuse crisis intensifies

The world's largest social media platform is facing intense criticism in the United States and Europe after it was revealed users' personal data was passed on to Cambridge Analytica, a company that worked for D...More..

Giants' Bumgarner has surgery on his pinkie
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Giants' Bumgarner has surgery on his pinkie

Both No. 3 starter Jeff Samardzija and ace Madison Bumgarner , the team announced after Friday's 9-6 loss to the Kansas City Royals , are set to miss Opening Day, and then some. I feel for him", Bochy said ...More..

Sensex Tumbles Over 450 Points, Nifty Below 10000: 10 Things To Know
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Sensex Tumbles Over 450 Points, Nifty Below 10000: 10 Things To Know

The 30 share index Sensex was trading at 388.34 points lower to be at 32617.93. The BSE market breadth was tilted towards the bears with 2,149 declines and 558 advances. Investor wealth today slumped by Rs ...More..

Opening of the first direct air line between Australia and Europe
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Opening of the first direct air line between Australia and Europe

It arrived at Heathrow at 05:03 local time today with 16 crew and more than 200 passengers on board (above) after a 17h 3min flight. "The original Kangaroo Route from Australia to London was named for the s...More..

by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Match recaps: WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play, Day 5

The Oklahoma State alum improves to 5-0-0 while first-timer Smith exits with a 3-1-1 record for T5. McIlroy was coming off a dramatic win in the Arnold Palmer Invitational. Garcia swept his group, rallied for...More..

U.S. shoppers and Chinese suppliers face hit from Trump levy
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

U.S. shoppers and Chinese suppliers face hit from Trump levy

Beijing first wants to impose a 15 percent tariff on American steel pipes, fruit and on wine imports, to a total value of $977 million, before introducing a 25 percent tariff on pork and recycled aluminum impor...More..

Austin Bomber Recorded Tape Contents Reveal Key Details About Attacks
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Austin Bomber Recorded Tape Contents Reveal Key Details About Attacks

A second package , which was found at a FedEx facility near Austin's worldwide airport, was being examined by authorities, the FBI's San Antonio office said in a tweet Tuesday afternoon. It's unclear if he...More..

Court orders Walker to call special elections in victory for Democrats
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Court orders Walker to call special elections in victory for Democrats

In February the governor was sued by the National Democratic Redistricting Committee, headed by former Attorney General Eric Holder (and focused on states like Wisconsin with competitive balances in state leg...More..

Wall Street reeling from trade war concerns
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Wall Street reeling from trade war concerns

The broad-based S&P 500 rose 0.3 percent to 2,651.77, while the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index started essentially flat at 7,171.98, but then lost ground. In a volatile trading session on Friday, the S&P...More..

As Toys R Us closes, some local shoppers mourn, some hunt deals
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

As Toys R Us closes, some local shoppers mourn, some hunt deals

So in addition to toys he thought that stores could also offer carts, cribs and or things that could help families grow. Charles Lazarus , the founder of Toys "R" Us , has passed away at the age of 94. With...More..

Toys 'R' Us founder dies as iconic retail chain folds
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Toys 'R' Us founder dies as iconic retail chain folds

The collapse of the titan of toys is rippling through the Canadian economy, despite the fact that Canadian stores remain open for business. I have written so much about the Toys "R" Us situation in recent mo...More..

Advertisers Hit Back At Facebook After Cambridge Analytica
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Advertisers Hit Back At Facebook After Cambridge Analytica

In Washington on Thursday, leaders of the House Energy and Commerce Committee urged Zuckerberg to testify without delay, saying a briefing a day earlier by Facebook officials had left " many questions " una...More..

Dropbox Prices Shares In One of the Hottest Tech IPOs Since Snapchat
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Dropbox Prices Shares In One of the Hottest Tech IPOs Since Snapchat

Dropbox reported revenue of $1.11 billion in 2017, up 32% from a year earlier. Dropbox was off to the races on its first day as a public company. Dropbox provides file hosting services like cloud storage,...More..

IOA president slams ministry's decision to trim contingent
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

IOA president slams ministry's decision to trim contingent

As expected, the slugfest between the Indian Olympic Association and the sports ministry has started and the reason is the all-familiar issue of the size of the Indian contingent. So where is the problem. Apa...More..

Video of fatal crash raises Uber technology questions
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Video of fatal crash raises Uber technology questions

The system is created to provide a 360-degree virtual view of the environment surrounding the auto. "This is similar to the average reaction time for a driver". "The problem of complacent safety drivers is go...More..

Police looking into locating Creston Iowa family
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Police looking into locating Creston Iowa family

Relatives say after the family failed to return to the USA, they filed a missing person's report . It is believed that the deceased are members of a family that was reported missing. "Thank you for all the p...More..