What Tim Cook left out about China in Apple's revenue guidance

Apple's new iPhone sales have been lower than expected, with CEO Tim Cook blaming the trade war between the United States of America and China. In a letter to investors on Wednesday, Tim Cook warned that the company's final 2018 quarterly pr... More..

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Insane video of McDonald's employee fighting customer goes viral
by | Sunday, January 06, 2019

Insane video of McDonald's employee fighting customer goes viral

As James struggled with Taylor, the video catches a number of male employees lingering in the background and tepidly pulling Taylor back after he had eaten at least half a dozen punches from the much smaller ...More..

Multi-million dollar lottery jackpot won in Calgary
by | Sunday, January 06, 2019

Multi-million dollar lottery jackpot won in Calgary

Most unclaimed tickets are for small amounts or free tickets. Sometimes people don't check their numbers right away, or they like to make certain decisions before claiming their prizes , according to the Wes...More..

Marriott breach included 5 million unencrypted passport numbers
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

Marriott breach included 5 million unencrypted passport numbers

It's less than the original reported estimate, but still the largest personal data breaches in history , more than double the 147.7 million Americans' data stolen in Equifax's breach. The update also states...More..

by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

Ford recalls over 953,000 vehicles

At least 23 people have been killed worldwide and hundreds injured by the inflators. Takata used the chemical ammonium nitrate to create an explosion to inflate air bags. Last September, Honda and Acura reca...More..

Flash crash sends traders to safe yen
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

Flash crash sends traders to safe yen

That heightened concerns that sluggish global growth may be reflected in the United States, where corporate earnings season is set to kick off in a few weeks. The results: the yen jumped nearly 8 per cent again...More..

Delete The Weather Channel App If You're Concerned About Your Location Data
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

Delete The Weather Channel App If You're Concerned About Your Location Data

The lawsuit claims the Weather Channel mobile app, for both Android and iOS, uses deceptive tactics to trick users into granting access to geolocation information. TWC, according to the complaint, has been abl...More..

Giant tuna fetches record $3.1 million in auction at Japan´s new market
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

Giant tuna fetches record $3.1 million in auction at Japan´s new market

The enormous 278-kilogramme (612-pound) fish, which is considered an endangered species, fetched whopping 333.6 million yen. The auction was held at the Toyosu market, which opened at Tokyo's waterfront area ...More..

ECONOMY SOARS: Job Growth 'SURGES' 312K+ in December, Wages JUMP 3.2%
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

ECONOMY SOARS: Job Growth 'SURGES' 312K+ in December, Wages JUMP 3.2%

The strong job gains suggest that the tumbling stock market has yet to depress expectations that the economy will expand for a 10th straight year. The nation's unemployment rate rose slightly to 3.9 percent...More..

Volvo Polestar 2, Tesla Model 3 range, self-driving Lexus
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

Volvo Polestar 2, Tesla Model 3 range, self-driving Lexus

The company has plans to reveal the Polestar 2 in the coming weeks and the only bit we get to see in this teaser image is the rear of the vehicle. Besides conventional cash sales, the vehicle will also be a...More..

Asia markets mostly lower as tech firms soured by Apple
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

Asia markets mostly lower as tech firms soured by Apple

SINGAPORE, Jan 3 (Reuters) - The yen soared versus its peers on Thursday, breaking through key technical support levels as heightened global growth risks pushed investors into safe haven-assets in moves exacerb...More..

Kirkland & Ellis, Wachtell Advise on Bristol-Myers Squibb's $74B Celgene Acquisition
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

Kirkland & Ellis, Wachtell Advise on Bristol-Myers Squibb's $74B Celgene Acquisition

BMS markets the atrial fibrillation drug Eliquis (apixaban). "Together with Celgene, we are creating an innovative biopharma leader, with leading franchises and a deep and broad pipeline that will drive susta...More..

Beer, soft drinks to sell in US$
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

Beer, soft drinks to sell in US$

Delta Corporation, 40% owned by Anheuser-Busch Inbev, said on Wednesday its beverages subsidiary would accept hard currency only from January 4 to help it cope with a crippling shortage of U.S. "The Reserve Ban...More..

The IRS Will Not Be Issuing Tax Refunds During Government Shutdown
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

The IRS Will Not Be Issuing Tax Refunds During Government Shutdown

Americans may find themselves missing an agency they usually love to hate if the government shutdown persists: the Internal Revenue Service . For the most comprehensive local coverage, subscribe today. For...More..

Property assessments: Island home values higher, but now lag behind flat market
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

Property assessments: Island home values higher, but now lag behind flat market

Its assessments are based on the estimate of a property's market value on July 1 of each year and its physical condition on October 31. Nor does assessed value guarantee that will be the sale price should a r...More..

Dow Jones Crashes 600 Points After Apple Issues Gloomy Sales Forecast
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

Dow Jones Crashes 600 Points After Apple Issues Gloomy Sales Forecast

The offer comes after Apple iPhone sales in China lost momentum in November, with shipments tanking 22.8% month-over-month and iPhone's market share dropping to 11.7%. Apple is one of the most powerful tech...More..

You can't impeach me, I'm too successful, says Donald Trump
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

You can't impeach me, I'm too successful, says Donald Trump

Trump has vowed to reject any bill that does not include US taxpayer dollars toward a wall he repeatedly vowed Mexico would pay for during his 2016 presidential campaign. "A wall is an immorality between countr...More..

Wall Street surges on strong jobs report, dovish Powell comments
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Wall Street surges on strong jobs report, dovish Powell comments

Powell's Fed hiked rates four times past year and projections from its December 19 meeting show officials expect two more hikes in 2019. All three major US stock indexes more than regained ground lost in Th...More..

by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Sino-US Trade Talks to Be Held in China Next Week - Beijing

Since then, the two countries have exchanged several rounds of trade tariffs, levying duties on hundreds of billions of dollars worth of goods. Pressure to strike a deal mounted this week after data showed sl...More..

Qualcomm pays to enforce iPhone sales ban in Germany
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Qualcomm pays to enforce iPhone sales ban in Germany

On Thursday, Qualcomm made the injunction official by posting a bond to cover potential damages incurred by Apple should the judgment be overturned or amended on appeal. The U.S.is always laying into China over...More..

John Lewis provides upbeat Christmas trading snapshot
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

John Lewis provides upbeat Christmas trading snapshot

The John Lewis gifts, cooking and dining segment also had a stellar week, with sales up by a quarter. The company said fashion sales were up nearly 11 per cent, while beauty, wellbeing and leisure soared over...More..

Comox Valley property assessments on the rise
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Comox Valley property assessments on the rise

Condominium and townhouse sales reached 535 units and 189 units, respectively, last month - a 34% and 49.1% decrease compared to the 1,028 sales and 371 sales in December 2017. Dawson Creek saw increases in all...More..

Profit college owner agrees to end $500M in student debt
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Profit college owner agrees to end $500M in student debt

Those include misleading statements , failing to let students know total costs, programs offered and job placement rates. A total of 179,529 students across the nation who attended CEC schools will receive a...More..

OPEC Oil Exports To The US Fall To Five-Year Low
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

OPEC Oil Exports To The US Fall To Five-Year Low

Although the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries and its allies have pledged substantial output curbs to prevent an oil surplus from forming this year, investors' skepticism helped drive prices to an ...More..

China confirms trade talks with USA beginning Monday
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

China confirms trade talks with USA beginning Monday

China on Friday confirmed that a vice ministerial level delegation from the United States will visit Beijing next week for "proactive and constructive talks" to flesh out agreements reached between President ...More..

Heathrow, Gatwick investing in anti-drone technology
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Heathrow, Gatwick investing in anti-drone technology

The news comes after 120,000 people were affected over 36 hours of delays in the run up to Christmas following flight cancellations due to drones. Drone sightings - which later turned out to potentially not ...More..

Apple shares drop after news of waning iPhone sales
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Apple shares drop after news of waning iPhone sales

In a letter to investors on Wednesday, chief executive Tim Cook said the firm's sales problems were primarily in its Greater China region, which includes Hong Kong and Taiwan and accounts for nearly 20 pe...More..

What has led to 13% fall in circulation of ₹2000 currency notes?
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

What has led to 13% fall in circulation of ₹2000 currency notes?

As per a highly placed source in the government, quoted in the report , Modi-led NDA government has chose to stop the printing of the Rs 2000 notes on suspicion that the banknote was being used for hoarding,...More..

Oil falls to $53 on economic worries, surging supply
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Oil falls to $53 on economic worries, surging supply

But at the same time, his sanctions on Iran's oil reduced supplies by at least a million barrels per day. "Oil prices ... registered their first yearly decline in three years on fears of a slowing global ...More..

US Team to Visit China for Trade Talks Jan 7-8: Beijing
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

US Team to Visit China for Trade Talks Jan 7-8: Beijing

As noted by Reuters , Hassett says that the slowing Chinese economy will affect all us companies doing business in the country, not just Apple. The Trump administration and China are facing growing pressure t...More..