International Business: Ford to cut 12,000 jobs in Europe by end 2020

Alongside this announcement, Ford has released a status report of its European business strategy changes, which will result in three new "business groups" - commercial vehicles , passenger vehicles and imports - established. In the US, the Mustan... More..

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Apple’s chief design officer Jony Ive is leaving the company
by | Friday, June 28, 2019

Apple’s chief design officer Jony Ive is leaving the company

British Essex boy made good Sir Jony Ive will step down from his role as Apple's chief designer. Ben Bajarin, analyst with Creative Strategies, said: "It's the most significant departure of somebody who was...More..

Zuckerberg Says Company 'Evaluating' Deepfake Video Policy
by | Friday, June 28, 2019

Zuckerberg Says Company 'Evaluating' Deepfake Video Policy

Zuckerberg was a late addition to the lineup of the Aspen Ideas Festival; an announcement about his appearance came Monday afternoon. The CEO-who has himself been criticized for a lacklustre response to ...More..

The Lightyear One is a $169,000 electric auto with built-in solar panels
by | Friday, June 28, 2019

The Lightyear One is a $169,000 electric auto with built-in solar panels

It was announced on Tuesday, and unlike most of the EVs on sale today, the Lightyear One is going its own way. The root is that you can be in a position to decide the auto on long roadtrips on myth of it is...More..

Huawei’s Ties to China’s Military Aren’t the Problem
by | Friday, June 28, 2019

Huawei’s Ties to China’s Military Aren’t the Problem

Huawei employees and PLA members have worked together on at least 10 research projects including artificial intelligence and radio communications, according to Bloomberg News. The U.S. Department of Commerc...More..

AbbVie to buy Allergan in $63B cash and stock deal
by | Thursday, June 27, 2019

AbbVie to buy Allergan in $63B cash and stock deal

This is the second big deal announced in the pharma industry this year . "That transaction, which was worth $160 billion, would have allowed Pfizer to redomicile to Ireland by merging into Allergan and allow...More..

Google Maps leads dozens of drivers into muddy open field, stranding them
by | Thursday, June 27, 2019

Google Maps leads dozens of drivers into muddy open field, stranding them

In case the taxi driver or the autorickshaw driver deviates more than 0.5 kms from the suggested route by Google Maps app, then the phone will start buzzing with a prominent notification. You can open the n...More..

Auto dealership offers free bible, shotgun, American flag with purchase of vehicle
by | Thursday, June 27, 2019

Auto dealership offers free bible, shotgun, American flag with purchase of vehicle

You're going to get a little something extra if you buy a vehicle at one auto dealership for Independence Day. "LOVE IT! We just purchased three vehicles up where we live, otherwise, I would take the time a...More..

Stocks rise on hopes for trade deal
by | Thursday, June 27, 2019

Stocks rise on hopes for trade deal

What he didn't provide to CNBC was additional details on what the final 10 percent of the agreement entails, or what some of the more important sticking points still are. Politico says both leaders are under ...More..

Democratic Presidential Debate No. 1: Who Impressed You the Most?
by | Thursday, June 27, 2019

Democratic Presidential Debate No. 1: Who Impressed You the Most?

It, too, will feature 10 candidates, including front-runners former Vice President Joe Biden and Vermont Sen. Trying to differentiate himself from the rest of the large field, former Texas rep. Amy Klobucha...More..

by | Thursday, June 27, 2019

Trump warns China of deeper trade war

A number of top White House officials, including Mnuchin, have been critical of Navarro's strident criticism of China, suggesting it could hurt the US economy because it makes it harder for both sides to reach ...More..

Trump says didnt threaten to demote Federal Reserve chief but has right
by | Thursday, June 27, 2019

Trump says didnt threaten to demote Federal Reserve chief but has right

This has now put pressure on the Federal Reserve and they are now considering to cut the interest rates. Trump has repeatedly accused the Fed of undermining his administration's efforts to boost economic gr...More..

Carrefour Offloads 80% Stake In Chinese Operation
by | Thursday, June 27, 2019

Carrefour Offloads 80% Stake In Chinese Operation

Supposedly, the acquisition will integrate Carrefour China's procurement capability and supermarket experience with Suning .com's multi-dimensional logistic delivery network, retailing model and new digi...More..

Sony, Nintendo, And Microsoft Write Joint Letter Opposing Trump Tariffs
by | Thursday, June 27, 2019

Sony, Nintendo, And Microsoft Write Joint Letter Opposing Trump Tariffs

Many of today's consumer electronics are now manufactured in China, and video game consoles are no exception, with an expected 96% of those manufactured expected to come from the region in 2018. Trade Represe...More..

Amazon Prime Day 2019: Dates, best deals, what's new
by | Thursday, June 27, 2019

Amazon Prime Day 2019: Dates, best deals, what's new

So eBay is saying if you can't access Amazon, come to eBay for deals that are just as good. We'll collect all of the Prime Day phone deals here, once the sale date becomes official. So you better act fast i...More..

Trump Says Fed's Powell Needs To Lower Rates, Doing Bad Job
by | Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Trump Says Fed's Powell Needs To Lower Rates, Doing Bad Job

Fed officials acknowledged on Tuesday that weakening economic conditions may merit lowering interest rates in the coming months, but they poured cold water on the idea that any cuts would be swift and influen...More..

Ethereum Price (ETH) Taken Out In Bitcoin (BTC) Storm
by | Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Ethereum Price (ETH) Taken Out In Bitcoin (BTC) Storm

A majority of tokens doubled their valuation until Bitcoin breached the $6,600 resistance. Steem (STEEM) traded 3.3% higher against the dollar and now trades at $0.40 or 0.00003830 BTC . The price is clear...More..

Gold soars to an all-time high on US-Iran tensions
by | Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Gold soars to an all-time high on US-Iran tensions

Lower interest rates reduce the opportunity cost of holding non-yielding bullion and weigh on the dollar, and bullion has gained almost $100 in value since the Fed's statement last week that hinted at monetar...More..

China renews demand on Canada for Huawei executive's release
by | Wednesday, June 26, 2019

China renews demand on Canada for Huawei executive's release

Shaye concluded by saying he hopes that the Canadian side "would attach great importance to this incident, complete the investigation as soon as possible, and take effective measures to ensure the safety of foo...More..

BMW to launch new electric cars two years ahead of schedule
by | Wednesday, June 26, 2019

BMW to launch new electric cars two years ahead of schedule

According to BMW AG board of management chairman Harold Kruger, the brand is moving up a gear in the transition to sustainable mobility to make the company fit for the future. The actual driving experience in...More..

Wall St sinks on trade jitters ahead of Powell speech
by | Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Wall St sinks on trade jitters ahead of Powell speech

And with United States unemployment near historic lows and inflation forecast to rise only slowly, the outlook remained generally "favorable", Powell said. Powell's speech in NY amplified the central bank's rec...More..

Amazon Prime Day 2019 is July 15 and 16
by | Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Amazon Prime Day 2019 is July 15 and 16

In response to Amazon's Prime Day , other retailers have begun to deliver promotional periods of their own. It's worth remembering that to take advantage of these offers you will need a Prime account. Here a...More..

Caesars Being Sold to Eldorado Resorts in $17.3 Billion Deal
by | Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Caesars Being Sold to Eldorado Resorts in $17.3 Billion Deal

Eldorado said Monday that it also reached an agreement with VICI Properties Inc.in which VICI will acquire the real estate associated with Harrah's Resort Atlantic City, Harrah's Laughlin Hotel and Casino loc...More..

by | Monday, June 24, 2019

Trump announces new sanctions against Iran

Aiming to cut Iran's sales to zero, Washington in May ended sanctions waivers to importers of Iranian oil. "American restrictions are having a clear effect on Iran's ability to sell into global markets", Kp...More..

Bill Gates laments losing to Android
by | Monday, June 24, 2019

Bill Gates laments losing to Android

In a recent interview, the co-founder of Microsoft, Bill Gates , has commented on the decisions made in the company about its mobile operating system. Android has the largest market share of any mobile operati...More..

by | Monday, June 24, 2019

VP: Iran to Take Legal Action against US Violation of Airspace

In the early hours of June 20, the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Aerospace Force shot down a USA unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) that intruded into the airspace of Iran. President Donald Trump has called...More..

FedEx Refuses to Deliver Huawei Smartphone Headed to US From UK
by | Monday, June 24, 2019

FedEx Refuses to Deliver Huawei Smartphone Headed to US From UK

The headlines and details concerning the Trump administration's blacklisting of Huawei have come in fast and furious over the past week. If this were any other phone, it would be a simple matter to ship it. E...More..

Air Canada reviewing after woman left in empty, locked airplane
by | Monday, June 24, 2019

Air Canada reviewing after woman left in empty, locked airplane

She took to Facebook to tell her unbelievable account of waking up in "pitch black" thinking it was a bad dream, then trying to find a way to escape the locked plane. Once she had the door open, she said sh...More..

by | Monday, June 24, 2019

Brand new Raspberry Pi 4 supports 4GB of RAM and 4K displays

The Raspberry Pi Foundation has unveiled the Raspberry Pi 4 which is touted to be the fastest Raspberry Pi ever. Internally, the SoC has been upgraded to a quad-core Arm Cortex-A72 processor running at ...More..

India Reserve Bank Deputy Head Quits Over Differences With Modi Cabinet
by | Monday, June 24, 2019

India Reserve Bank Deputy Head Quits Over Differences With Modi Cabinet

Last year, the then RBI Governor Urjit Patel had differed with the government on several issues, including transferring the surplus to the government, more credit flow to small units, easing of curbs on publi...More..