Amazon says Alexa device sales broke records over cyber holiday weekend

The company earlier this week noted it had sold record numbers of Amazon devices on Cyber Monday, but made no claims about the size of the event in terms of sales. XAutoplay: On | Off It was also the biggest day ever for small businesses and entrep... More..

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India, Singapore to deepen their maritime cooperation
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

India, Singapore to deepen their maritime cooperation

Ng said the bilateral naval agreement signed by the two countries on Wednesday had provision for logistics support. Dr Ng expressed his appreciation for India's offer of its test ranges and infrastructure to ...More..

Uber Says 2.7 Million UK Accounts Hacked in 2016 Data Breach
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Uber Says 2.7 Million UK Accounts Hacked in 2016 Data Breach

Uber says the data breach it kept secret for over a year resulted in the personal data of approximately 2.7 million people in the United Kingdom being exposed. "When this happened, we took immediate steps to se...More..

Air France-KLM and Jet Airways sign an Enhanced Cooperation Agreement
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Air France-KLM and Jet Airways sign an Enhanced Cooperation Agreement

The two airlines also signed a memorandum of understanding to further tie up in cargo. "We will play both these roles", Goyal said. The agreement will see Jet Airways , India' second largest airline by reven...More..

Burning Stock on the move: United States Steel Corp. (X)
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Burning Stock on the move: United States Steel Corp. (X)

The VC1 is calculated using the price to book value, price to sales, EBITDA to EV, price to cash flow, and price to earnings. Adding a sixth ratio, shareholder yield , we can view the Value Composite 2 score w...More..

Guard border from extremists, says Ram Nath Kovind
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Guard border from extremists, says Ram Nath Kovind

On the second day of his maiden visit to West Bengal after taking over as President, Kovind , accompanied by Governor Keshri Nath Tripathi, went to Tagore's abode in north Kolkata . Describing the state as ...More..

Viagra to be sold without prescription in Britain
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Viagra to be sold without prescription in Britain

Viagra Connect - created to treat erectile dysfunction - will be sold to men aged 18 and over, subject to a discussion with the pharmacist, from spring 2018. The manufacturer, Pfizer, said it hopes that Viag...More..

Online boom may see Cyber Monday top Black Friday
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Online boom may see Cyber Monday top Black Friday

Cyber Monday (81 million) and Black Friday (66 million) were the biggest online days. E-commerce giant Amazon gained 0.8 percent as data from Adobe Analytics showed online Black Friday sales rose almost...More..

No screening of S Durga at IFFI
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

No screening of S Durga at IFFI

But it is proving too controversial to play in its country of origin. On November 21, a day after the festival began, the Kerala High Court ordered that the film be screened at the November 20-28 festival. Be...More..

Mercedes CLS Caught on Video
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Mercedes CLS Caught on Video

Previous rumours talked about a five-seat arrangement inside the cabin - a first for the CLS, but something Porsche has already done with the Panamera Sport Turismo . Everything was just right about that auto....More..

Home prices rising at fastest rate in years: Case-Shiller
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Home prices rising at fastest rate in years: Case-Shiller

According to the data , Seattle, "led the way with a 12.9 percent year-over-year price increase, followed by Las Vegas with a 9 percent increase, and San Diego with an 8.2 percent increase". "Strength continue...More..

by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Hunters take slightly fewer deer during 9-day season

The game commission expects a big kill this year. The agency sold 1,814 mentored hunt licenses to children nine years old or younger through Sunday . For the season, the state sold 588,387 gun deer hunting l...More..

Tampa Police 'optimistic' on possible break in Seminole Heights murders
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Tampa Police 'optimistic' on possible break in Seminole Heights murders

Police recovered the gun, and the man was being questioned after a McDonald's employee alerted cops at around 3:45 p.m., WFLA-TV reported. A tip led officers to a McDonald's in Ybor City where they found a ...More..

by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Holcombe Family Files Wrongful Death Claim Against Air Force

In 2012 Kelley plead guilty to assault charges on his then wife and her stepson while was stationed at Holloman Air Force Base in New Mexico. After the Air Force admitted on November 6 that officials at Hollo...More..

Garoppolo To Start For 49ers Sunday Against Chicago
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Garoppolo To Start For 49ers Sunday Against Chicago

Tom Brady 's former understudy finally made his debut Sunday after Beathard suffered a knee contusion in the final minutes against Seattle. In his three snaps, Garoppolo scrambled for four yards, completed an 8...More..

Barracuda Networks Acquired by Thoma Bravo in $1.6B Deal
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Barracuda Networks Acquired by Thoma Bravo in $1.6B Deal

However, the institutional investors are observed to own 84.50% of the total shares. Legal & General Group Plc raised its stake in Barracuda Networks by 15.7% in the second quarter. In the transaction dated O...More..

Judge Leaves Mick Mulvaney In Place As Acting Director Of CFPB
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Judge Leaves Mick Mulvaney In Place As Acting Director Of CFPB

In a ruling from the bench, Judge Timothy Kelly declined to stop on an emergency basis the president from putting in place Mick Mulvaney, now the White House's budget director, as the acting director of the ...More..

Waymo Trade Secret Trial Delayed After Uber Accused of Sneakily Withholding Evidence
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Waymo Trade Secret Trial Delayed After Uber Accused of Sneakily Withholding Evidence

Uber Technologies Inc withheld evidence in a high-profile lawsuit filed by Alphabet Inc's (GOOGL.O) Waymo, a USA judge said on Tuesday, dealing a new blow to the most valuable US private company as it tries to ...More..

Scotiabank leads Canadian banks lower after earnings miss
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Scotiabank leads Canadian banks lower after earnings miss

Total revenue was C$6.81 billion, higher than C$6.75 billion past year. The family has the right to sell its shares to Scotiabank under the same terms. If the transaction is completed, Scotiabank's Common Equit...More..

by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Arby's buys Buffalo Wild Wings in deal worth more than $2 billion

The deal will take Buffalo Wild Wings private. But this much we do know because it was in the press release: The hip wings-and-beer purveyor will remain a privately held subsidiary of Arby's Restaurant Gr...More..

Shell Partnering With Top Auto Manufacturers On IONITY EV Superfast-Charging Network
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Shell Partnering With Top Auto Manufacturers On IONITY EV Superfast-Charging Network

And, of course, also in Germany, where plans call for the development of 20 stations. Power giants including France's Engie (ENGIE.PA) and Germany's E.ON (EONGn.DE), as well as niche players such as US start-...More..

Planes Clip Wings On Taxiway At JFK Airport
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Planes Clip Wings On Taxiway At JFK Airport

Afterward, the Egypt Air plane returned to the terminal unassisted, while the Virgin flight needed to be towed. EgyptAir confirmed in a statement its 777, operating as flight MS986, was moving on taxiway kilo...More..

'House of Cards' could resume production on final season in December
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

'House of Cards' could resume production on final season in December

It is believed that two episodes of the show's sixth and final season were filmed before Spacey's eventual firing. The show had announced the sixth season would be its last before the accusations against ...More..

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) Shares Bought by Global X Management Co. LLC
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) Shares Bought by Global X Management Co. LLC

BTIM Corp. now owns 1,774,649 shares of the software giant's stock worth $102,219,000 after buying an additional 5,545 shares during the period. Microsoft Corporation Cmn now has $647.02 billion valuation. As...More..

What is Giving Tuesday and how can you take part?
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

What is Giving Tuesday and how can you take part?

A BBB survey showed Millenials could play a crucial role in growing charity efforts in the future. The top four charity types millennials are talking about with their children are disaster relief, animal protec...More..

Black Friday, Small Business Saturday sales rise at LI stores
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Black Friday, Small Business Saturday sales rise at LI stores

Adobe says online sales at the 100 largest U.S. Web retailers totaled approximately $7.9 billion on Black Friday and Thanksgiving, marking a almost 18 percent increase from 2016. Black Friday online sales tot...More..

United Kingdom banks could cope with 'disorderly' Brexit, says Bank of England
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

United Kingdom banks could cope with 'disorderly' Brexit, says Bank of England

British banks are well placed to withstand the impact of a " disorderly Brexit ", the Bank of England said as it published the result of its latest stress test on high street lenders. For banks to draw on to ...More..

Internet services should be non-discriminatory: TRAI on Net Neutrality
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Internet services should be non-discriminatory: TRAI on Net Neutrality

This will provide the much needed clarity on issues around over-the-top (OTT) service providers and VoIP (voice over Internet protocol) calls. In February past year, Trai addressed a part of Net neutrali...More..

YouTube Investigating Pedophiliac Phrases In Autocomplete Search Suggestions
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

YouTube Investigating Pedophiliac Phrases In Autocomplete Search Suggestions

It comes a week after YouTube promised it would crack down on inappropriate and exploitative videos of children, after a report in The Times . An investigation by The Times found YouTube , a unit of A...More..

Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC): Financial Health and Analyst Ratings
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC): Financial Health and Analyst Ratings

Goldman Sachs Group Inc reissued a "buy" rating on shares of Wells Fargo & Company in a research report on Wednesday, October 11th. Over the last three months, the shares of the company have changed 4.48% and p...More..