• Ever bitcoin futures trading is now underway
Ever bitcoin futures trading is now underway

Most of the popular crypto currency exchanges faced slow down or crashed this year due to unexpected rise in traffic. Trading was so heavy that automatic halts were triggered to cool off volatility. Virtual currency entrepreneurs Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss own and operate the Gemini exchange . Inc., one of the first retailers to start accept...

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  • Ryanair pilots plan strike before busy holiday travel period
Ryanair pilots plan strike before busy holiday travel period

Meanwhile, Ryanair pilots and cabin crew in Italy plan to strike for four hours on 15 December. The strike was voted for in a growing dispute over the airline's collective bargaining system, the IMPACT trade union told Reuters on Monday.

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  • Facebook to reduce level of advert sales it books in Ireland
Facebook to reduce level of advert sales it books in Ireland

That means that rather than directly route its revenue to its worldwide headquarters in Dublin, local policymakers and governments will potentially get an opportunity for greater visibility into the company's revenue related to local advertising sales.

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  • Houston mother, baby kicked off Spirit flight
Houston mother, baby kicked off Spirit flight

She was approached again, and told she and her family would have to deboard. It was then the crew instructed Rui and her family to disembark and, with her camera phone rolling, she asked why she had to leave. He began crying as she had anticipated. When the flight attendants gathered at the front of the plane, Rui claims she stopped feeding her s...

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  • Sen. Gillibrand Calls for Trump to Resign Over Allegations of Sexual Misconduct
Sen. Gillibrand Calls for Trump to Resign Over Allegations of Sexual Misconduct

If Trump refuses to resign, Gillibrand told CNN that Congress should launch a sweeping investigation into the President, who stands accused of sexually harassing or assaulting almost two dozen women. - and the only one Trump chose to attack on Twitter. Trump pushed back on Twitter, claiming that Gillibrand had "come to my office "begging" for cam...

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  • It's Official! Virat and Anushka are married and their pictures are heavenly
It's Official! Virat and Anushka are married and their pictures are heavenly

Only close friends and family members were invited at the private affair. The power couple got married according to Hindu wedding rituals. Anushka and Virat issued a joint statement announcing their wedding on Twitter. Though, the power couple left no stones unturned to keep their nuptials under wraps, it's nearly next to impossible that the weddin...

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  • 'Millions' of Lactalis baby milk products in worldwide recall after salmonella scare
'Millions' of Lactalis baby milk products in worldwide recall after salmonella scare

Symptoms of salmonella contamination include diarrhoea, stomach cramps, vomiting and fever, according to the National Health Service. Orient EuroPharma Co., one of the three Taiwanese importers of products made by French baby formula maker Lactalis, said Monday its baby formula - "Babycare" HA3 hydrolyzed protein formula - is safe.

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  • HD streaming support coming to OnePlus 5T, company confirms
HD streaming support coming to OnePlus 5T, company confirms

Last week, disgruntled OnePlus 5T owners took to the firm's forums to complain that their new handset isn't able to stream HD video from popular apps such as Netflix , Amazon Prime Video and Google Play Movies. Recently we saw that the newly launched OnePlus 5T received the OxygenOS 4.7.4 that brings the much-needed camera improvements t...

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  • Bitcoin surges to $17000 after start of futures trading
Bitcoin surges to $17000 after start of futures trading

Cboe announced that its website had temporarily crashed shortly after trading began. The futures markets would be open at all times, similar to Bitcoin trading that has no official sessions. JPMorgan Chase & Co chief executive officer Jamie Dimon has called bitcoin a "fraud", while China's government has cracked down on cryptocurrency exchanges...

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  • Crude oil futures up 1 pc on global cues
Crude oil futures up 1 pc on global cues

On the New York Mercantile Exchange, West Texas Intermediate futures were trading up 0.5%, at $58.27 a barrel. Oil and gas prices have made hefty gains after the market took a double-whammy hit following a European gas hub explosion and the shut down of a major North Sea pipeline.

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  • India's Nov retail inflation breaches central bank's 4% target
India's Nov retail inflation breaches central bank's 4% target

The central bank took advantage of an extraordinary period of low inflation, including a slump in food and energy prices, to cut rates by a total of 200 basis points from January 2015 until August this year, when it last cut the repo rate by 25 basis points.

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  • Salvation Army seeks help for lagging fund drive
Salvation Army seeks help for lagging fund drive

Past year the combined effort of all city contestants raised $6,571. "I had a roofing accident in the '70s and they provided my family with toys for the kids and a holiday dinner", Milks said. A press release said bell ringers are needed to work kettle sites in Manitowoc and Two Rivers, and added "A two-hour shift will help us changes lives".

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  • Bitcoin blasts past US$19000
Bitcoin blasts past US$19000

The price of the digital currency surged - and fell and surged again - yesterday in a frenzy that lit up the internet. Featured image via Pixabay . The rise caps a 48 hour period in which the cryptocurrency experienced more than 25 percent growth. After all, bitcoin's rapidly spiking price is causing a bit of a mania, with lots of first-ti...

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  • Northstate protesters support net neutrality
Northstate protesters support net neutrality

A small group of people rallied outside of the Verizon store in Bangor today to voice support for net neutrality. Demonstrators marched outside a Verizon store in Kenwood Thursday. The protest's website includes a map of almost 600 locations in the U.S. where actions will take place throughout the day, from 8:00AM on the east coast to 6:00PM on...

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  • Indian Drone crashes in China
Indian Drone crashes in China

The dispute between the two countries started in June this year, when India said that it is against the attempts of China to lengthen a road on the Doklam/Donglang plateau, at the border of China, India and Bhutan. "I know that China has lodged solemn representation to the Indian side", he said. But the mountainous border remains sensitive for both...

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  • Anil Kapoor joins the cast of 'Race 3'
Anil Kapoor joins the cast of 'Race 3'

Popular for its high-octane scenes, Race 3 will showcase Salman and Jacqueline doing some kickass action sequences in dynamic avatars. Taurani also posted an image and captioned it: "Picture agar " Race " ho, toh yeh kaise na ho Anil Kapoor (If the film is " Race ", then how can he not be a part of it)".

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  • Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOXA) Weigh On Beatable Move- Crocs, Inc. (CROX)
Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOXA) Weigh On Beatable Move- Crocs, Inc. (CROX)

About 1.85 million shares traded or 26.76% up from the average. It has underperformed by 7.39% the S&P500. BMO Capital Markets restated their buy rating on shares of Twenty-First Century Fox (NASDAQ: FOXA ) in a research report report published on Wednesday, November 22nd.

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  • Apple fixes HomeKit bug that left users' doors open to hackers
Apple fixes HomeKit bug that left users' doors open to hackers

Apple recently discovered a zero-day vulnerability to their HomeKit framework that would allow accessories like locks to be accessed remotely. The tech giant fixed a bug which enabled outside parties to access smart lock and garage doors.

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  • 'X-Men' film director Bryan Singer sued for alleged sexual assault
'X-Men' film director Bryan Singer sued for alleged sexual assault

That's where Sanchez-Guzman says he met famed movie director Bryan Singer , of " The Usual Suspects " and the "X-Men" series. Earlier in the week, Singer left the Queen biopic Bohemian Rhapsody in the middle of production. That lawsuit was dropped after Egan rejected a settlement, to be split among five accusers, proposed by Herman that repo...

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  • Sensex reclaims 33000-mark amid retail buying
Sensex reclaims 33000-mark amid retail buying

The wider Nifty hit a low of 10,033.35 before finishing at 10,044.10, down 74.15 points or 0.73 %. On the NSE market breadth, the Nifty50 provisionally closed (at 3.30 p.m.) higher by 122.60 points or 1.22 per cent at 10,166.70 points. The Sensex and Nifty were trading higher in early morning amid higher Asian shares as investors awaited major ec...

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  • NHL Agrees to Consider Seattle Expansion Proposal
NHL Agrees to Consider Seattle Expansion Proposal

Seattle emerged from the meetings as the only candidate for the league's next expansion franchise, and could have its inaugural season as soon as 2020-21. Besides spending $600 million to refurbish KeyArena, Leiweke's group also has pledged an additional $60 million to a separate city transportation fund and to various community charities.

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  • Ford Fired By Morgan Stanley In Harassment Investigation
Ford Fired By Morgan Stanley In Harassment Investigation

Harold Ford Jr ., a former Democratic congressman-turned-financial director and regular Morning Joe guest, has reportedly been fired from Morgan Stanley due to allegations of misconduct. Now, Ford has vociferously denied these allegations and has threatened legal action against The Huffington Post and Morgan Stanley for wrongful termination.

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  • Indian drone violated airspace, crashed, claims Chinese media
Indian drone violated airspace, crashed, claims Chinese media

China claims an Indian drone that crashlanded violated its airspace. "As per standard protocol, the Indian border security personnel immediately alerted their Chinese counterparts to locate the UAV", Colonel Aman Anand, the Indian Army's spokesman said.

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  • Wal-Mart Stores (WMT) Earns
Wal-Mart Stores (WMT) Earns "Hold" Rating from UBS

Steinberg Global Asset Management increased its position in Wal-Mart Stores by 2.2% in the third quarter. Northcoast upgraded the shares of WMT in report on Friday, November 13 to "Buy" rating. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.by far traveled 49.86% versus a 1-year low price of $65.28. The average estimate of Wall Street analysts had projected 0.97. The st...

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  • American and Other Airlines To Ban Smart Bags
American and Other Airlines To Ban Smart Bags

Tim Ryan, chief marketing officer at Chicago-based smart bag-maker Modobag, said its batteries are removable, though the company may consider making batteries easier to remove in an upcoming line of smart bags that are created to be checked.

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  • Xiaomi unveils Redmi 5 smartphone with 18:9 display
Xiaomi unveils Redmi 5 smartphone with 18:9 display

While the Xiaomi Redmi 5 and the Redmi 5 PLus share a number of similarities, they are also quite different. Xiaomi has just unveiled the latest addition to their Redmi series of smartphones. It will go on sale in China alongside the Redmi 5 on December 12. It measures 151.8 x 72.8 x 7.7 mm, and weighs 157 grams. The device runs on a 33...

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  • Officials decide to not pay $23000 ransom to hackers
Officials decide to not pay $23000 ransom to hackers

Thomas says they have all the security layers needed to prevent these cyber attacks, but says it's always possible they could be a hacker's next target. Sheriff Irwin Carmichael said it's taking longer to manually process arrestees, as well as inmates due to be released. Officials are working with a consultant to come up with a plan.

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  • UPS warns that some deliveries are delayed
UPS warns that some deliveries are delayed

UPS is responding to complaints on social media, saying it's working to fix the problem. The delays show that delivery networks such as UPS, which are critical components of the e-commerce boom, are still struggling to cope with the busiest shopping periods despite heavy investment to build out and automate their operations and capacity.

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  • New federal charges for man acquitted in Steinle killing
New federal charges for man acquitted in Steinle killing

Last week, a San Francisco jury acquitted Zarate of murder and manslaughter in the 2015 shooting death of Steinle. District Attorney George Gascon said Tuesday that he still believes Jose Ines Garcia Zarate should have been convicted of murder in the death of Steinle.

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  • Japan Airlines Goes Supersonic
Japan Airlines Goes Supersonic

JAL's funding is a significant endorsement from a highly respected airline. Boom and Japan Airlines are considering transoceanic routes, but don't expect a cross-country trip to take less time. Round-trip fares on the Concorde between NY and London generally were more than $10,000, according to the BBC, while Boom lists its projected costs as...

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  • IHS Markit: Business Activity Slows in November
IHS Markit: Business Activity Slows in November

The Markit/CIPS purchasing managers' index (PMI) for services fell to 53.8, down from 55.6 in October. Any reading above 50 indicates expansion, while any figure below that signals contraction. "But the big news is in relation to prices, which suggest that inflationary pressures have yet to peak". "Given the strength of order book growth and h...

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  • 28 years after Montreal, women still face violence
28 years after Montreal, women still face violence

To create change, it is essential to recognize that the issue of violence against women knows no frontiers. The date also falls within the annual 16 Days of Activism campaign which begins on November 25 with the International Day for Elimination of Violence Against Women and runs until December 10 with Human Rights Day.

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  • Customs and Border Protection reports 'dramatic' increase in USA demand for fentanyl
Customs and Border Protection reports 'dramatic' increase in USA demand for fentanyl

The new numbers, which offer the most complete snapshot yet of immigration enforcement under Trump, show that Border Patrol arrests plunged to a 45-year low in the fiscal year that ended September 30, with far fewer people being apprehended between official border crossings.

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  • Boston-based company places in top 5 best places to work
Boston-based company places in top 5 best places to work

Other companies rated in the top 10, are yoga retailer Lululemon, marketing startup HubSpot, World Wide Tech, St. Jude Children's Hospital in Memphis, Tenn., and Ultimate Software . "We know today's job seekers are more informed than ever about where they go to work, researching everything from company culture to career opportunities to pay ph...

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  • Featured Stock: United States Steel Corp. (X)
Featured Stock: United States Steel Corp. (X)

The stock has been active on the tape, now trading at $4.96, up from yesterday's close by 1.43%. These shares are worth $180,900 and were traded at $6.7 each. AK Steel maintains a relentless pursuit of improvement in every critical performance measure. The stock's 52-week range is $4.00 to $11.39, and its 3-month range is $4.00 to $6.29.

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