Facebook adds live location-sharing to Messenger

Users now have the option to tap the blue icon on Google Maps to remember their parking spot and know how much time is left in the parking meter. Both iOS and Android users may choose to stop sharing their Live Location before the standard ... More..

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by | Saturday, March 25, 2017

The YouTube ad boycott will have a minimal impact on Google's business

It was also an eye-opener for Google's India operations. YouTube's community guidelines already broadly forbid users from posting hate speech, as well as other content like pornography, but enforcement of tho...More..

Uber President Jeff Jones Quits
by | Saturday, March 25, 2017

Uber President Jeff Jones Quits

Then a video of Kalanick went viral, showing the CEO losing his temper while arguing with his Uber driver about fares. When Jones, the former C.M.O. In a statement, he said he was moving back to Kansas, whe...More..

Canadian Solar Inc. Bottom Line Drops 77% In Q4
by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

Canadian Solar Inc. Bottom Line Drops 77% In Q4

Canadian Solar said it is "vigorously contesting" the early results of the department's revised anti-dumping and other tariffs on Chinese-manufactured solar panels, which are "hugely different from the past ra...More..

by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

London Terror Attack: Mayor Says Terrorism Is Part Of Big City Living

In addition to the attacker and the stabbed police officer, two other people have died and 20 more were injured. The motivation and identity of the attacker are unknown. "I want to be reassured that every singl...More..

Measuring the cost of living worldwide
by | Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Measuring the cost of living worldwide

The biannual survey compared the prices of over 160 items in 140 cities around the world with the collated prices converted into the United States dollar using a prevailing exchange rate. Topping up a grocery b...More..

by | Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Euro Climbs to Six-Week High Following Presidential Debate in France

Following the TV debate, 22 percent expressed their desire to see Macron win the presidential election, compared to 20 percent for Le Pen and 18 percent for Fillon, the poll said. Le Pen said she wanted to take...More..

Stepson of attempted murder suspect dies in hospital
by | Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Stepson of attempted murder suspect dies in hospital

Shortly after Nathan was found, NRP said Kuijer walked into the RBC branch on Martindale Road and assaulted an unidentified female bank employee. It's now Monday morning. The NRPS are not investigating the inci...More..

Hundreds quit last rebel-held district of Syria's Homs
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Hundreds quit last rebel-held district of Syria's Homs

Homs' governor Talal al-Barazi said the Saturday evacuation included some 1,500 people, among them at least 400 militants. That backing has helped government forces recapture swathes of territory, including t...More..

Wall Street to open higher on Fed's 'gradual' rate-hike outlook
by | Sunday, March 19, 2017

Wall Street to open higher on Fed's 'gradual' rate-hike outlook

Jeffrey Nichols, senior economic adviser for Rosland Capital, said recent gold trade has been driven in part by tapering momentum in the S&P 500 index SPX, -0.06% and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -0.0...More..

Russian agents facing charges in massive Yahoo hacking attack
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Russian agents facing charges in massive Yahoo hacking attack

In its indictment filing , the DOJ alleged that Russian intelligence agents Igor Suschin and Dmitry Dokuchaev hired fellow Russian Alexsey Belan and Canadian citizen Karim Baratov to hack Yahoo's servers s...More..

by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Gold, silver futures settle lower ahead of Fed decision

The WSJ Dollar Index was up 0.1% on the day and had fallen roughly 1% right after the Fed's decision. London scored slender gains as official data showed the unemployment rate had struck a 41-year low, but Fr...More..

Ten injured as BBC crew caught up in Mount Etna eruption
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Ten injured as BBC crew caught up in Mount Etna eruption

BBC science journalist Rebecca Morelle said on Twitter her crew was hit by steam and boiling rocks. Morelle said the explosion was "a reminder of how risky (and) unpredictable volcanoes can be". Fortunatel...More..

Pandora's New On-Demand Service Has Arrived
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Pandora's New On-Demand Service Has Arrived

Pandora hopes this new tier of service helps strengthen its position in the competitive music streaming market. Second, Pandora Premium will have a hard time switching current users of competing subscripti...More..

Valeant Stock Slides to Lowest Point Since 2009 After Ackman's Exit
by | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Valeant Stock Slides to Lowest Point Since 2009 After Ackman's Exit

Hedge fund manager Bill Ackman has sold his entire stake in Valeant Pharmaceuticals International , Inc. Since the open, shares have moved 0.09% after recently hitting the $10.71 mark. USA lawmakers accuse ...More..

Oil extends decline as USA drilling accelerates amid Opec cuts
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Oil extends decline as USA drilling accelerates amid Opec cuts

California, on the other hand, is breaking above $3/gal for the first time since 2015 amid refinery issues and tighter fuel standards. WTI on Monday traded down 0.2 percent at $48.39 a barrel as of 9:25 a.m. Th...More..

Tesla battery packs power the Hawaiian island of Kauai after dark
by | Sunday, March 12, 2017

Tesla battery packs power the Hawaiian island of Kauai after dark

What happens when the sun sets? On Wednesday, representatives from Tesla Inc. and Kauaʻi Island Utility Cooperative (KIUC), as well as dignitaries from throughout Hawaii, were on-hand for a blessing ceremony ...More..

Gander Mountain to keep open Wichita store during bankruptcy
by | Sunday, March 12, 2017

Gander Mountain to keep open Wichita store during bankruptcy

Its reorganization plan calls for the sale of the company. Two of Gander Mountain's chief competitors, Bass Pro Shops and Cabela's , joined forces in a $5.5 billion deal a year ago. The company anticipates a...More..

Elon Musk Offers to Fix Energy Problems in Australia Free of Charge
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

Elon Musk Offers to Fix Energy Problems in Australia Free of Charge

Thursday night, in a short back-and-forth on Twitter with Australian software billionaire Mike Cannon-Brookes, Musk confirmed the company's offer was honest, writing, " Tesla will get the system installed and...More..

China eyes stable growth amid push for longer-term reforms
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

China eyes stable growth amid push for longer-term reforms

Last year, Beijing set a 2016 budget deficit target of 3 percent of GDP. A lending binge and increased government spending a year ago have fueled worries about high debt levels and an overheating housing ma...More..

by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Spain 'well-placed' in potential Peugeot-Opel deal - economy minister

Both GM and PSA, which owns the Peugeot and Citroen brands, declined to comment. But in recent years the firm has booked repeated losses, costing Detroit-based GM around $15 billion (14 billion euros) since 2...More..

by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

USA dollar climbs on Fed officials' comments

Gold prices were on track for their weakest session since December on Thursday, buoyed by a firm dollar and rising USA rate hike expectations in March following buoyant U.S. Fed rate hikes - or the anticipation...More..

Senate confirms former Texas Gov. Rick Perry to serve as energy secretary
by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

Senate confirms former Texas Gov. Rick Perry to serve as energy secretary

Rick Perry, former governor of Texas, has been sworn in as head of the Energy Department after the Senate confirmed his appointment via a 62-37 vote. Trump officially picked Perry for the post in December. En...More..

by | Friday, March 03, 2017

The FCC Just Blocked Privacy Protections For Comcast And Verizon Customers

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) announced Wednesday that it is halting a set of privacy rules that would have required Internet Service Providers (ISPs) to more responsibly handle customers' sens...More..

Oil prices slip as rising U.S. supplies offset OPEC cuts
by | Friday, March 03, 2017

Oil prices slip as rising U.S. supplies offset OPEC cuts

Saudi Arabia continued to lead OPEC's efforts to cut production, helping the group get closer to a goal set out in a historic accord a year ago. Oil prices fell on Thursday after USA crude stocks hit an all-...More..

Stocks edge lower, ending Dow's 12 days of wins
by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Stocks edge lower, ending Dow's 12 days of wins

Morgan Private Bank. So far, Trump's comments on his tax plans, health care reform, and infrastructure spending details have been vague, though positive enough for markets to rally. But on Tuesday investors...More..

Obama transgender bathroom guidance a 'huge example' of overreach, says DeVos
by | Sunday, February 26, 2017

Obama transgender bathroom guidance a 'huge example' of overreach, says DeVos

This is a major departure from Attorney General Jeff Sessions' approach to transgender rights. The White House denied those reports . DeVos, however, has come under fire from LGBT groups for dropping federal...More..

by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

Forward Earnings Estimate of Oasis Petroleum Inc.(OAS)

Finally, Numeric Investors LLC boosted its position in shares of Oasis Petroleum by 124.1% in the second quarter. It also operates a well services business through Oasis Well Services LLC (OWS) and a midstream ...More..

RBS confirm ninth straight year of losses
by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

RBS confirm ninth straight year of losses

The results come after the bailed-out lender recently booked a £3.1-billion charge for its upcoming settlement with United States authorities for mis-sold mortgage-backed securities. This week, Barclays and Llo...More..

Burger King Is Officially Buying Popeyes And Now The Possibilities Are Endless
by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

Burger King Is Officially Buying Popeyes And Now The Possibilities Are Endless

You thought there was a Popeyes in every town - maybe even in every neighborhood - what with how awesome the quality of their fast food is and how delicious the commercials make it look every time they interr...More..

by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Unilever Stock Jumps After Vow to 'Review Options' for Shareholder Value

Verus Financial Partners Inc. now owns 2,366 shares of the company's stock valued at $212,000 after buying an additional 10 shares during the last quarter. Comerica Bank increased its stake in shares of The Kr...More..

by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

ISIS releases 'proof' it fired rockets on Israel

Tel Aviv- In a research conducted by Israeli military and intelligence officials and in the wake of repeated rocket attacks launched from Sinai towards Eilat and its vicinity, chances are that ISIS hardliners...More..

Kraft in talks to buy Europe's Unilever
by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Kraft in talks to buy Europe's Unilever

The Pittsburgh-based company made a "comprehensive proposal" and will seek to gain an agreement on the terms of a transaction, it said. Unilever plc (ADR ) has rejected the takeover bid from Kraft Heinz Co ...More..

Pinnacle Associates Ltd. Has $2240000 Stake in Energy Transfer Equity, LP (ETE)
by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Pinnacle Associates Ltd. Has $2240000 Stake in Energy Transfer Equity, LP (ETE)

The mean PT for this stock is at $248.73 while the max. level suggested by the brokerage firms is $500.00 and min. PT is $155.00. On August 3, 2016, it reported earnings at $0.23 a share compared with the con...More..

by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Samsung boss awaits ruling of South Korean court

A South Korean court approved a special prosecutor's second request to arrest Samsung Group's Jay Y. Lee on allegations of bribery, perjury and embezzlement, an extraordinary step that risks disrupting decisi...More..