Stories about Business

Jan 20 2018

Facebook to Prioritize Trusted, Quality News

CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced on Friday the social media network is using surveys to rate news organizations and assign them trust scores. But that the news users do en...

Jan 18 2018

Demonetised notes worth Rs 100 cr seized in Kanpur

As on November 8, 2016, when the note-ban was announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, there were 1,716.5 crore pieces of Rs 500 and 685.8 crore pieces of Rs 1,000 note...

Jan 17 2018

CVS Bans Photoshop in Its Beauty Product Photos

CVS has previously made changes in its stores to support broader health issues. It has underperformed by 41.10% the S&P500. This technical setup was reported by Barchar...

Jan 17 2018

Wall Street executive sworn in to replace Gov. Christie

The new governor earned his fortune, which he used to help win the Democratic nomination past year, as an executive at Goldman Sachs. Murphy put his hand on the same bi...

Jan 13 2018

Eurozone dominates PMI manufacturing index growth

December data indicated a marked improvement in United States manufacturing operating conditions. Together these countries account for 89 percent of eurozone manufac...

Jan 11 2018

Warren Buffett is bearish on cryptocurrencies

Berkshire Hathway expanded its board of directors to 14 members from 12 . Buffett said on CNBC Wednesday the new board members are "part of a movement toward successi...

Jan 09 2018

Conservative white men sue Google for discrimination

The memo, which cited women's "neuroticism" as a reason why there are fewer female workers in high-stress jobs, was published the following day by tech website Gizmodo ...

Jan 09 2018

GoPro to Leave Drone Market, Cut Jobs

However, it appears clear the efforts to stop companies like DJI muscling in on its turf, have failed. GoPro issued a sales warning for its fourth quarter results of ...

Jan 08 2018

Serena Williams out of Australian Open

I can compete, but I don't want to just compete. Williams had told Vogue magazine last August about her "outrageous plan" to defend her title, but the short turnaroun...

Jan 05 2018

Apple says Meltdown and Spectre flaws affect all Mac and iOS devices

It urges users to only download software from trusted sources, i.e. the App Store, and has already released 'mitigations against one of the flaws in its latest iPhone and...

Jan 01 2018

Irish minimum wage will go up by 30c on New Year's Day

Minimum wage workers in Ireland will see an increase in their pay cheques from Monday, 1 January. . Instead of increasing minimum wage, Goodell said he has advocated for ...

Dec 30 2017

Mega Millions jackpot grows to $306M

Powerball usually runs higher, but Annison says Mega Millions made a big change earlier this year to bring jackpots in line with its competitor. The Powerball jackpo...

Dec 25 2017

World's largest amphibious aircraft completes maiden flight successfully

The first flight was in 1986 and the project was suspended. It took around eight years for State-owned Aviation Industry Corp of China (AVIC) [SASADY.UL] to develop the...

Dec 23 2017

Amazon Acquires Blink, Maker of Wi-Fi Security Cameras and Video Doorbell

Amazon confirmed the acquisition in an email to TechRadar. Blink also has significantly cheaper prices for its cameras compared to its competitors, and even the ones Am...

Dec 22 2017

U.S. secretary of commerce sides with Boeing on Bombardier dispute

Now that the Commerce Department has decided the amount of the tariff, the final decision on whether to implement the 292.21% duty moves to the US International Trade Com...

Dec 19 2017

We Will Be The Most Powerful And Fearful Nuclear Power : North Korea

The top U.S. envoy for North Korea said Friday that "real dialogue" is needed to gauge what Pyongyang wants from its accelerated drive towards nuclear weapons statehood. ...

Dec 16 2017

Governors push for federal share of gateway project

The federal government was to pay for the other half under an agreement negotiated under former President Barack Obama, but President Donald Trump hasn't made the same co...

Dec 14 2017

Mobile Acquires Layer3 TV, Plans To Roll Out Pay-TV Bundle In 2018

So what makes Layer3 so important that T-Mobile wants it to be the backbone of this upcoming TV service? He also said the new service, a combination of streaming TV...

Dec 13 2017

Woman arrested for smoking on airplane, threatening to kill fellow passengers

Law-enforcement was waiting at the gate, and arrested 24-year-old Valerie Curbelo on the spot. She had even reportedly altered the smoke detector. A fellow passenger ...

Dec 13 2017

Netflix' A Christmas Prince tweet: A gaffe or invasion of privacy?

This is not an isolated incident. Don't worry, they're not spying on you . Netflix's Twitter account continued to have fun in the replies to its initial Tweet . ...