Tencent shares set to open down 7.8 pct after Naspers'…

Tencent Holdings lost more than 26 billion Dollars of its market capitalization after warning that would sacrifice its short-term margins to invest funds into content and technology in pursuit of growth. "Oddly timed is how I would describe this". I... More..

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WhatsApp Founder, Who Made Billions from Facebook, Joins Growing Clamor to #deletefacebook
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

WhatsApp Founder, Who Made Billions from Facebook, Joins Growing Clamor to #deletefacebook

UK's Information Commissioner Elizabeth Denham earlier said she would be applying to court for a warrant to search the offices of Cambridge Analytica-the UK-based political consulting firm accused of using the ...More..

Is There Now An Opportunity In McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD)?
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Is There Now An Opportunity In McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD)?

East London resident says his obsession means he does not go on holidays with family as they go to Tunisia, where there are no McDonald's. MCD has been the topic of several recent analyst reports . The fir...More..

European Union recalls envoy from Russian Federation over spy attack
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

European Union recalls envoy from Russian Federation over spy attack

Ultimately, the outcome of that meeting was a recommendation that Trump should expel more Russian diplomats from the U.S. - an option several sources told CNN was the most severe response under consideration....More..

Bank of England holds rates, but May a done deal
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Bank of England holds rates, but May a done deal

Jackson has over 10 years experience as a financial analyst. The Australian dollar, which rallied more than 1 percent overnight against a flagging greenback, was down 0.3 percent at $0.7744. It said in pursui...More..

Council summit: EU27 sign off on Brexit transition deal
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Council summit: EU27 sign off on Brexit transition deal

She told the bloc to ride the "new dynamic" in looming trade talks. EU President Donald Tusk said the bloc would now use the "positive momentum" to tackle "outstanding issues", including how to avoid border c...More..

U.S. stock market cheerleader-in-chief goes quiet in downturn
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

U.S. stock market cheerleader-in-chief goes quiet in downturn

The Dow Jones industrial average sank 724.42 points, or 2.9 percent, to 23,957.89. The tech-laden Nasdaq Composite Index closed at 7,166.68, decreasing 2.4%. Canadian explorer BlackRock Gold Corporation...More..

Air India supervisor slaps stewardess for serving non-veg food
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Air India supervisor slaps stewardess for serving non-veg food

Israel's national carrier El Al now operates an India service to Mumbai that takes a detour over the Red Sea to avoid flying over Saudi Arabia and Iran. The airliner has appealed to the Uited Nations to be gran...More..

SpaceX pages vanish as Elon Musk joins #DeleteFacebook crusade
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

SpaceX pages vanish as Elon Musk joins #DeleteFacebook crusade

A few minutes later, a Twitter user challenged Elon Musk and wrote "Delete SpaceX page on Facebook if you're the man". Musk's negative feelings toward Facebook may be related to a 2016 dispute where ...More..

Congress votes for spending bill without Trump energy cuts; Trump signs bill
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Congress votes for spending bill without Trump energy cuts; Trump signs bill

Pro-life lawmakers were told there was hope the Conscience Protection Act would be included in the bill, but there was no mention of it in the text released Wednesday. "Really? The system is broken". " We'r...More..

FOMC's Rate Hike Will Not Slow President Trump's Economic Plan
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

FOMC's Rate Hike Will Not Slow President Trump's Economic Plan

In a statement following a two-day meeting, the Fed's rate-setting Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) said the economic had strengthened in recent months . The combination of $1.8 trillion in expected fi...More..

Uber self-driving crash in Arizona calls safety, rules into question
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Uber self-driving crash in Arizona calls safety, rules into question

A 14-second video released by police shows the seconds before the devastating impact via a dash cam . "We at Velodyne are very sad, and sorry about the recent Uber vehicle accident which took a life", Thoma ...More..

Petition seeks $1B to save Toys R Us
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Petition seeks $1B to save Toys R Us

A Toys R Us spokeswoman confirmed the death but did not provide additional details. "We do not know when the store will begin its liquidation sale", a sign read on Thursday in one Toys "R" Us store in New J...More..

Bumped United Passenger Awarded $10K Travel Voucher
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Bumped United Passenger Awarded $10K Travel Voucher

Preiss was entitled to cash in the amount of four times what she paid for the ticket, around $650 total. A broken seat meant the airline had one too many passengers. They just offered me $10,000 in travel credi...More..

Ok, You've Deleted Facebook, But is Your Data Still Out There?
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Ok, You've Deleted Facebook, But is Your Data Still Out There?

But Zuckerberg also indicated that Facebook doesn't really know whether similar efforts to destablise the platform are underway right now. It seems the Cambridge Analytica story still has a long way t...More..

How Siri leaks your private iPhone messages, and how to stop her
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

How Siri leaks your private iPhone messages, and how to stop her

It then displays a very general "Mail message " for email and "iMessage" for text content in the notification box. Apple Insider has shared some workaround to prevent Siri from reading out hidden notific...More..

Once again, Staten Island had smallest population growth in city
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Once again, Staten Island had smallest population growth in city

Census Bureau. The gain was more than offset by net migration, which the Census Bureau estimated at a loss of 2,112 residents in 2016 and another 2,062 residents in 2017. It rose from 309,022,505 in 2010, an in...More..

Mesa Airlines Announces Career Path Program for Pilots with United Airlines
by | Thursday, March 22, 2018

Mesa Airlines Announces Career Path Program for Pilots with United Airlines

Two days later, another United flight traveling from Newark to St. Louis made an unplanned landing in OH after crew members realized a dog meant to do to Akron had been mistakenly been loaded onto the craft's c...More..

European Union proposes major new tax on big tech companies
by | Thursday, March 22, 2018

European Union proposes major new tax on big tech companies

The Commission said that top digital firms, whose average revenue growth of 14 percent far exceeded that of other multinationals, faced an effective tax rate of 9.5 percent, less than half the level of tradit...More..

San Francisco Becomes First Major American City to Ban Fur
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

San Francisco Becomes First Major American City to Ban Fur

San Francisco has voted unanimously to prohibit the sale of fur throughout the entire city in a bid to protect vulnerable animals. . San Francisco Supervisor Katy Tang , who authored the legislation, said th...More..

Toys R' Us and Babies R' Us close doors
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Toys R' Us and Babies R' Us close doors

Back in late January, the company announced plans to close just 170 Toys R Us and Babies R Us stores. In addition, NPD data shows that 70% of sales through Toys "R" Us were for an occasion like a birthd...More..

Buhari Congratulates Putin, Merkel on Their Re
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Buhari Congratulates Putin, Merkel on Their Re

Highlighting the priorities of her new "grand coalition" government with the Social Democrats, the chancellor put the emphasis on families and social security, saying: "Child poverty in a country as rich as Ger...More..

USA stocks wobble as investors wait for Fed news on rates
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

USA stocks wobble as investors wait for Fed news on rates

The Hong Kong dollar hit a 33-year low of 7.8452 per dollar early on Wednesday morning, inching closer to the lower end of the monetary authority's targeted trading band, as the interest rate gap between the ...More..

USA to provide $2.5M in aid to Venezuelan refugees in Colombia
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

USA to provide $2.5M in aid to Venezuelan refugees in Colombia

In an executive order that took effect immediately upon its issuance, President Donald Trump declared illegal all USA transactions related to Venezuelan digital currencies, coins or tokens. However, the coi...More..

James Packer quits Crown Resorts board
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

James Packer quits Crown Resorts board

Packer were given by the company. James Packer has quit as director of Crown Resorts for what it says are " personal reasons ". John Alexander , Crown's executive chairman and long-time adviser to Pack...More..

Oracle cloud revenues jump 32% to Dollars 9.8 bln, driving solid Q3
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Oracle cloud revenues jump 32% to Dollars 9.8 bln, driving solid Q3

Oracle Corp now has $196.26 billion valuation. The company's stock had a trading volume of 35,775,861 shares, compared to its average volume of 16,235,016. The insider Prochazka Scott M sold $29,080. Ford Ro...More..

by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Supreme Court Justices Cast Doubt on California Abortion-Disclosure Rules

Unlike abortion providers, at pregnancy centers "there is nothing being done that could require informed consent". The California law runs afoul of these principles. It was just the kind of clinic the state s...More..

Sensex logs modest gains in choppy trade; all eyes on Fed meet
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Sensex logs modest gains in choppy trade; all eyes on Fed meet

The Nifty also resumed the week higher at 10,301.60 and traded between 10,478.60 and 10,180.25 before ending the week at 10,195.15, showing a loss of 31.70 points, or 0.31 per cent. Shares in Infosys rose 1.6 p...More..

Amazon at $1900 a Share by Q219: Goldman Sachs
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Amazon at $1900 a Share by Q219: Goldman Sachs

The hedge fund run by Christopher Lord held 1.35 million shares of the technology company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $158.99 million, up from 1.16M at the end of the previous reported quarter. 127 funds op...More..

Orbitz travel website may have been hacked
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Orbitz travel website may have been hacked

The company, which is owned by Expedia , said the current site, Orbitz.com, wasn't affected. It is unclear whether breached data was stolen from the platform itself, says the company. Nor has it found eviden...More..

To be or not to be? Egypt bans Uber
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

To be or not to be? Egypt bans Uber

Those in favor of canceling the applications argued that it is allegedly illegal to demand a fee from customers when driving a privately-owned vehicle not registered as a taxi. Careem "affirms the continuation ...More..

Princeton Police Surround Armed Man, Possible Hostage at Panera, University on Lockdown
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Princeton Police Surround Armed Man, Possible Hostage at Panera, University on Lockdown

Employees and customers fled as police swarmed the location. He said the Attorney General's Office Shooting Response Team is investigating the incident as a "fatal police-involved shooting". As a precaution, th...More..

United suspends pet cargo flights after multiple dog-related incidents
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

United suspends pet cargo flights after multiple dog-related incidents

Irgo the German Shepherd was meant to fly with his owners to Wichita, Kansas, from Portland, Oregon, stopping off at Denver on the way. The first includes the death of a small dog on one of United Airline...More..

United Kingdom inflation falls to 2.7 percent in February
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

United Kingdom inflation falls to 2.7 percent in February

February's slowdown in part reflected how prices jumped in the same month a year ago. "Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation is likely to average around 5.5 percent for next year, and over the longer-term and ...More..

Oklahoma Gas Prices Swing from County to County
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Oklahoma Gas Prices Swing from County to County

Gas prices in Salt Lake City Sunday were nearly 11 cents a gallon lower than a year ago and around about 10 cents lower than a month ago. Local gas prices ended their brief retreat, rising 2 cents over the we...More..

Amazon Is Considering Buying Some Empty Toys 'R' Us Stores
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Amazon Is Considering Buying Some Empty Toys 'R' Us Stores

While Amazon isn't at all interested in keeping the Toys R Us brand, it is weighing the opportunity to use the soon-to-be-vacant places as part of its larger brick-and-mortar strategy following its $13.7 bill...More..

by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Are Analysts Bearish JUST EAT plc (LON:JE) After Last Week?

The rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Buy" on Monday, April 25. Canaccord Genuity maintained it with "Buy" rating and GBX 200 target in Wednesday, May 18 report. They presently have a GBX 385 ($5.32) tar...More..

Facebook drags tech companies down
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Facebook drags tech companies down

Bank Wealth Management in Minneapolis. And Apple , the largest American company by market capitalization, sank 1.5 percent. The Dow Jones industrial average and the Standard & Poor's 500 index were both down...More..

SA's most liveable city - and it's not Jo'burg or Cape Town
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

SA's most liveable city - and it's not Jo'burg or Cape Town

The survey by the consulting company is used by multinational organisations to help guide their expat decisions, and it assesses local living conditions across 231 cities including political stability, the soci...More..

US Government Bonds Rise as Investors Look to Fed Meeting
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

US Government Bonds Rise as Investors Look to Fed Meeting

The looming Fed meeting has helped push gold down almost 4% from a one-and-a-half-year high in January. Gold prices move higher during the course of the last 24 hours in a continuation of the ranging and th...More..

Uber suspends self-driving vehicle trials following fatal crash
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Uber suspends self-driving vehicle trials following fatal crash

The Uber vehicle was in autonomous mode, with an operator behind the wheel, when it hit a woman walking in the street in the city of Tempe late Sunday, according to the San Francisco-based company. Californ...More..

Hays Advisory LLC Sells 34748 Shares of Oracle Co. (NYSE:ORCL)
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Hays Advisory LLC Sells 34748 Shares of Oracle Co. (NYSE:ORCL)

Oracle shares fell 2.6% after hours, following a decline of 0.6% to close at $51.95 in the regular session. About 3.71M shares traded. It has underperformed by 2.62% the S&P500. Ptnrs Ltd Liability Company acc...More..

Channel 4 reports 28% gender pay gap, three times the BBC
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Channel 4 reports 28% gender pay gap, three times the BBC

We are committed to gender equality and inclusion and have been removing barriers to progression for underrepresented groups for every role throughout our organisation for a number of years - and we will contin...More..

IBM Creates World's Smallest Computer for Blockchain Technology
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

IBM Creates World's Smallest Computer for Blockchain Technology

The processor is created to help track goods and combat fraud in the global supply chain, and while it won't be doing heavy lifting or have much in common with what most people consider a computer , IBM clai...More..

Kroger hardens stance on guns
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Kroger hardens stance on guns

A 20-year-old OR man filed lawsuits this month against Dick's and Walmart, claiming both discriminated against him when refusing to sell him a rifle. After recently moving to restrict sales of firearms and am...More..

Dairy Queen giving away free ice cream on March 20
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Dairy Queen giving away free ice cream on March 20

Customers can claim their small cone on Tuesday - one cone per customer. Donations will be funneled to local children's hospitals in the network, and will stay in local communities. eParisExtra spoke with an ...More..

by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

EnLink Midstream Partners' (ENLK) "Equal Weight" Rating Reiterated at Morgan Stanley

Enable Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:ENBL) has risen 21.66% since March 19, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 14.11% the S&P500. This has been revealed to clients and investors in analysts report ...More..

Volkswagen announces a new vehicle for the Chattanooga plant
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Volkswagen announces a new vehicle for the Chattanooga plant

The new vehicle will be variant of the seven-passenger Atlas, which is also made at the local VW plant. The investment announcement is positive news for the US vehicle industry at a time when it is bracing fo...More..

First images released of Volkswagen's electric Pikes Peak vehicle
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

First images released of Volkswagen's electric Pikes Peak vehicle

R Pike Peak's driveline, it is expected to use two electric motors - one for each axle in a four-wheel drive set-up mirroring that being developed for production versions of the company's I.D. The global Pikes ...More..

Another IndiGo A320 Neo aircraft grounded due to engine snag
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Another IndiGo A320 Neo aircraft grounded due to engine snag

The airline had during the October-December quarter received compensation from Pratt & Whitney for the disruption of flights due to technical snags in the engines earlier. The 6E 559 was the latest flight which...More..