• Number of people using Facebook reaches 2 billion
Number of people using Facebook reaches 2 billion

And with almost 2 billion people around the world on Facebook today, he might have a chance to make it happen. This event brought together hundreds of administrators of Facebook Groups, the feature enabling like-minded users to communicate with each other about their shared interests, which often are of societal value.

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  • Google Gets Record $2.7 Billion EU Fine for Skewing Searches
Google Gets Record $2.7 Billion EU Fine for Skewing Searches

The decision is the first of a series of competition rulings that Google faces from the European Commission , which has not shrunk from taking on USA tech giants such as Alphabet , which has annual revenues of $90 billion and a market value of $665 billion.

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  • Noteworthy Buzzer: Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR)
Noteworthy Buzzer: Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR)

The business is expected to issue its next earnings report on Monday, August 7th. The Stock now has a Weekly Volatility of 8.84% and Monthly Volatility of 6.40%. Accern also gave media headlines about the utilities provider an impact score of 86 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is very likely to have an effect on the stock's share pric...

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  • Takata to expand in Hungary despite parent bankruptcy
Takata to expand in Hungary despite parent bankruptcy

TK Holdings Inc. headquarters is shown in Auburn Hills, Mich., Sunday, June 25, 2017. In the biggest bankruptcy of a Japanese manufacturer, Takata faces tens of billions of USA dollars in costs and liabilities resulting from almost a decade of recalls and lawsuits.

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  • 2017's must-have baby name … Corbyn
2017's must-have baby name … Corbyn

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn received a hero's welcome at Glastonbury but he has been accused of snubbing a former soldier's invitation to join him to mark Armed Forces Day. The research revealed two thirds of parents are using surnames as first names with Cooper, Parker, Jones, Carter, Mason and Hunter popular for boys.

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  • Box, Microsoft announce partnership to co-sell products
Box, Microsoft announce partnership to co-sell products

Box Inc says that it will also be able to use Microsoft Azure to expand the presence of Box Zones. "The days of closed IT architectures and data lock-in are over, and we couldn't be happier that we're moving to a new era of enterprise software", said Aaron Levie, CEO of Box , in a blog post of his own .

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  • Nintendo To Release Mini-Version Of Super NES This Fall
Nintendo To Release Mini-Version Of Super NES This Fall

While we are just as excited about the imminent release of the SNES Classic Edition , we can't help but feel a little blue whenever we look at the worldwide version of the upcoming console replica. In spite of that, Nintendo's upcoming SNES Classic might be having limited stocks, Syracuse reported. It contains " Fire Emblem: Mystery of t...

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  • Jeff Bezos' rocket engine plant to come to northern Alabama
Jeff Bezos' rocket engine plant to come to northern Alabama

The important caveat to this announcement is that it's contingent on Blue Origin obtaining the contract to build the engine for United Launch Alliance . The decision "helps cement Alabama as the preferred destination for the aerospace industry", Ivey said. Blue Origin said it chose Huntsville for this project because of the high-tech aerospa...

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  • US Supreme Court partly reinstates Donald Trump's travel ban
US Supreme Court partly reinstates Donald Trump's travel ban

According to justices of the court , the travel ban would go into effect "with respect to foreign nationals who lack any bona fide relationship with a person or entity in the U.S.". "Today's compromise will burden executive officials with the task of deciding - on peril of contempt - whether individuals from the six affected nations who wish...

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  • CM Yogi claims women feel safer after anti-romeo squads' formation
CM Yogi claims women feel safer after anti-romeo squads' formation

For making the public aware of the work done by the Yogi Adityanath government, a monitoring system was formed for 73 different departments in the state. "It's our aim to protect farmers, we're buying five times more wheat from them", Adityanath said. He said welfare of the farmers was a top priority for the state government and a lot of things...

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  • Here's how Shah Rukh did Eid this year
Here's how Shah Rukh did Eid this year

Shah Rukh Khan , who had earlier expressed his interest in making a movie on Mahabharat, on Monday said he has been reading the epic for one-and-a-half years . Considering the weekend and Eid, Salman's film didn't get the audience it usually gets.Although the film has not been able to attract as many audiences to the theatres, it is hard to predic...

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  • OnePlus 3 and 3T will get Android O before December 2017
OnePlus 3 and 3T will get Android O before December 2017

Given that OnePlus will probably have to do extra work to get it running on OxygenOS (the skin the company puts over Android), we wouldn't expect to see it on the OnePlus 3T or OnePlus 3 until very close to the end of the year. Also, some early adopters have noticed that the even though the smartphone is connected to Wi-Fi, the OnePlus 5 can ...

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  • BMW X3 G01 Goes Official, Transitions From SAV to SUV
BMW X3 G01 Goes Official, Transitions From SAV to SUV

The third-gen X3 has been spied on quite a number of times as it was being tested in the U.S. There are two prototypes with one showing much less version clad in swirly disguise and the other one concealing its design under the tarp. Inside the cabin, BMW has featured the new X3 with a 10.25-inch infotainment screen, redesigned "driver-focuse...

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  • Golf Club 'apologises' to member for asking Meghalaya guest to leave
Golf Club 'apologises' to member for asking Meghalaya guest to leave

Lyngdoh said, "They told me to leave the dining hall as maids were not allowed". They were very rude. I felt ashamed and angry. The club officials also allegedly told her that she needed to vacate the place as she looked a like a "dustbin".

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  • Bayern Munich afraid Chelsea target Robert Lewandowski will leave the club
Bayern Munich afraid Chelsea target Robert Lewandowski will leave the club

The 28-year-old also hit out at his team-mates at the end of last season after being pipped to the Bundesliga golden boot by Borussia Dortmund star Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. That led to the decision to snub him for the Portugal squad for the Confederations Cup and send him to the U21 European Championship instead, but despite all those setbacks,...

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  • SC Refuses to Stay Centre's Notification Making Aadhaar Mandatory for Welfare Schemes
SC Refuses to Stay Centre's Notification Making Aadhaar Mandatory for Welfare Schemes

However, the top court said those without Aadhaar cards could not be deprived of any government schemes or benefits till the next hearing in the case. Senior Supreme Court told the apex court that the Supreme Court in its earlier order made it clear that no one will be denied any social welfare benefits or schemes due to lack of an Aadhaar card...

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  • Apple working with Hertz to test self-driving technology
Apple working with Hertz to test self-driving technology

Apple has installed its self-driving auto software into six vehicles that it has been testing and driving for the past year, the report said, though it did not disclose if those six vehicles were part of licensing agreement between Apple and Hertz.

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  • Trump suggests changes likely on health care overhaul
Trump suggests changes likely on health care overhaul

Alaska Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski , who has voiced skepticism about the bill, told CNN after the CBO report that she needed more information before she could decide how to vote. Under the updated version, those who have a break in insurance coverage for 63 days or more in the prior year would face a six-month waiting period to star...

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  • EU fines Google a record 2.42 billion euros
EU fines Google a record 2.42 billion euros

The fine is the result of a seven-year inquiry into Google's practices, sparked by complaints from a number of competing retailers including News Corp., Axel Springer SE and Microsoft . The reproduction of the story/photograph in any form will be liable for legal action. " Google's strategy for its comparison shopping service wasn't just abou...

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  • Lions draw 31-31 with Hurricanes in last midweek match
Lions draw 31-31 with Hurricanes in last midweek match

Fly-half Dan Biggar ended the game with 16 points in response to 11 from Barrett, but the Wales man's drop goal effort with the last kick of the game fell short as the two teams were forced to share the spoils. The touring side, who had just eased into a 10-0 lead courtesy of a 70-metre breakaway try created and finished respectively by the Scott...

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  • Nvidia partners with Volvo, ZF and others to expand automotive footprint
Nvidia partners with Volvo, ZF and others to expand automotive footprint

First, Nvidia is partnering with Volvo and Autoliv , a manufacturer of automotive safety systems, to develop advanced systems and software for self-driving cars. In April, Robert Bosch formed an alliance with Daimler to produce a fleet of driverless taxis. The world's biggest supplier, with $46.50 billion in original equipment sales in 201...

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  • US, India tell Pakistan: Don't let terrorists use your territory
US, India tell Pakistan: Don't let terrorists use your territory

Trump recently stepped out in the pink, suede heels at the Congressional Picnic on June 22, also at the White House. The belted crepe gown was also much brighter than last week's white-based dress, featuring a bright yellow ground color. Foreign Secretary Mr S Jaishankar said the Indo-US joint statement, which called terrorism a "global scourge",...

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  • The music may be over for Pandora's CEO
The music may be over for Pandora's CEO

Westergren helped start the company in 2000 and was also CEO from May 2002 through July 2004. Both these moves have resulted in a cash infusion of roughly US$700m. They even hit an all-time low a few days after the Sirius XM deal. "Lowering the burn rate may also lower subscription growth forecasts, but we would view this trade-off positively as ...

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  • Trump celebrates 'clear victory' for U.S. national security
Trump celebrates 'clear victory' for U.S. national security

The lower courts that had blocked the order said it violated federal immigration law and was discriminatory against Muslims in violation of the U.S. She says the USA government will keep people traveling to the US and members of the travel industry informed "in a professional, organized and timely way".

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  • Jordan Spieth goes full 'Happy Gilmore' in celebrating walk-off win
Jordan Spieth goes full 'Happy Gilmore' in celebrating walk-off win

Open, just missed a 50-foot putt from off the 18th green left that would have forced a second playoff hole. "Jordan does Jordan things", he said. "I didn't think 12 under would win today and it was hard enough to hold him to that". Pay close attention to the club throw. Needless to say, the clutch gene is strong in Jordan Spieth . He was tied ...

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  • RIP: Google Has Officially Killed Gchat
RIP: Google Has Officially Killed Gchat

Uninstall that old, blocky Google Talk app and start using something else to communicate with your buddies. Luckily, not much. Hangouts is a pretty solid replacement for Google Talk . All your chats happening on Gchat over the Gmail window would be transitioned over to Hangouts . Hangouts Meet would focus on video conferences, while Hang...

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  • Honor 9 launching today outside China: Livestream link and more
Honor 9 launching today outside China: Livestream link and more

Huawei's spin-off brand Honor will launch the Honor 8 Pro, in India on July 6. The Honor 9 has been revealed in Russian Federation, after an official retail store chose to put the smartphone on sale ahead of the official launch in Berlin which is set to take place today.

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  • Sonic Mania Vinyl Pre-Orders Open In July
Sonic Mania Vinyl Pre-Orders Open In July

Hell, they have even got a remix from Sonic Rush Adventure . Brought together by a collaboration between SEGA and Data Discs , the vinyl album for the upcoming 2D sonic title, Sonic Mania , will be going live for $19.99. A digital download code is also included, so you can listen to your tunes on the go. The collector's edition comes with a 12...

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  • Chelsea's Conte wants Sevilla winger signature
Chelsea's Conte wants Sevilla winger signature

Vitolo is a Spanish global with 11 caps and four goals under his belt, and has been at Sevilla since 2013, where he has won the Europa League three times. He scored six times in La Liga last season as Sevilla finished 4th, meaning they will face a Champions League play-off. Further, it's noted that Conte still wants either Leonardo Bonucci o...

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  • EPS for Akamai Technologies, Inc. (AKAM) Expected At $0.50
EPS for Akamai Technologies, Inc. (AKAM) Expected At $0.50

Currently, EPS of Akamai Technologies, Inc . (NASDAQ: AKAM ) to report on July, 25. its quarterly earnings Wall Street analysts expect $0.50 EPS, up $0.03 or 6.38 % from last year's $0.47 same quarter earnings. (NASDAQ:AKAM) for 26,439 shares. Legal & General Grp Public Limited Company owns 0% invested in Janus Capital Group Inc (NYSE:JNS) for 129...

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  • Xbox One X vs. PS4 Pro Specs, Features
Xbox One X vs. PS4 Pro Specs, Features

The Xbox One X will arrive on November 7 with a $499 price tag, which is $100 more than the PlayStation 4 Pro. Spencer replied: "I didn't answer it that way". In addition to a more powerful GPU, the Xbox One X offers higher bandwidth compared to the PlayStation 4 Pro . Even if the prospect of talking about vapor chambers doesn't get you exci...

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  • OnePlus 5 is now up for sale in India exclusively on Amazon
OnePlus 5 is now up for sale in India exclusively on Amazon

OnePlus is offering free 12-month Accidental Damage Insurance by Servify for users who download and deposit Rs 1,000 in the Kotak 811 savings account app. You can also get ₹250 as Amazon Pay balance after streaming a video on Amazon's Prime Video. However, OnePlus 5's rear camera doesn't have OIS built into it.

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  • HMD Global Announces Release Date for New Nokia 6 Smartphone
HMD Global Announces Release Date for New Nokia 6 Smartphone

The Nokia 6 will be available through Amazon in Matte Black and Silver color variations, and it will retail for $229. The Nokia 6 features a 5.5-inch 1080p display with a Snapdragon 430 processor, 32 GB of storage and 3 GB of RAM. Even though that company is just renting the Nokia brand name, HMD made a concerted effort during MWC to outlin...

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  • Chardan Capital Now Covering Antares Pharma (NASDAQ:ATRS) With $5 Target
Chardan Capital Now Covering Antares Pharma (NASDAQ:ATRS) With $5 Target

The stock has been active on the tape, now trading at $3.21, up from yesterday's close by 6.64%. After $-0.02 actual earnings per share reported by ConocoPhillips for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -800.00% EPS growth. Sell-side analysts are offering a consensus "Buy" rating on shares of UQM Technologies, Inc. The volume of the p...

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  • Amazon and Whole Foods footprints are remarkably similar — Geographic analysis
Amazon and Whole Foods footprints are remarkably similar — Geographic analysis

Turner spoke after Wedbush Securities released a note to clients on Monday that suggested the online food-ordering company may be Amazon's next target after the $13.7 billion Whole Foods Market deal. The market's instant reaction - Amazon's shares rallied while those of its competitors tumbled - sent a clear message: Investors are bullish on ...

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