• Irish border deal 'may be at end of Brexit talks'
Irish border deal 'may be at end of Brexit talks'

The bloc would first seek to reach an agreement on European Union citizens rights , the UK's departure bill, and the future border between the Republic of Ireland, an European Union member, and Northern Ireland , a British region. May will also aim to show that while still a member of the EU, Britain will contribute to other summit discussions,...

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  • Google Glass gets its first update since 2014
Google Glass gets its first update since 2014

Short battery life and limited functionality ultimately killed the product, and Google had seemingly abandoned support three years ago. However, much like R2-D2 in The Force Awakens , the Google Glass specs have been awoken from their slumber by the first bit of action in a long, long time.

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  • China: United States pushes for action on North Korea
China: United States pushes for action on North Korea

Since coming to office, Trump has tried to get Beijing to put pressure on its ally Pyongyang to curb its nuclear and missile programmes. The U.S. side is expected to press China to cooperate on a further toughening of global sanctions on North Korea.

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  • Uber co-founder Travis Kalanick resigns as chief executive
Uber co-founder Travis Kalanick resigns as chief executive

The letter, entitled "Moving Uber Forward", was delivered to Kalanick in Chicago and demanded an immediate change in leadership. The New York Times was the first to report the story. Word came out on Tuesday night that investors had ousted him, a move following investigations into the company's culture and allegations of sexual harassme...

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  • Travis Kalanick quits as Uber CEO - KBZK.com | Continuous News | Bozeman, Montana
Travis Kalanick quits as Uber CEO - KBZK.com | Continuous News | Bozeman, Montana

And in the larger context of the sharing economy Uber became the poster child for, the shakeup at the top levels raises questions about the health and sustainability of the growing community of younger, smaller startups as well. In a statement sent to Reuters, the Uber board of directors called Kalanick's resignation "a bold decision" that "gives t...

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  • Ferrari bags 2017 International Engine of the Year award
Ferrari bags 2017 International Engine of the Year award

Dean Slavnich, co-chairman, International Engine of the Year Awards said the level of universal praise from the awards independent judging panel set the Ferrari V8 aside as a truly great powertrain. On the other hand, Ford's 1.0-litre EcoBoost engine remains undefeated in the Best Engine Under 1.0-litre category for the sixth year in a row ...

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  • Suspect in custody after police officer stabbed at Michigan airport
Suspect in custody after police officer stabbed at Michigan airport

According to airport statistics , roughly 800,000 passengers arrived at or took flights from Bishop in 2016. It wasn't immediately clear what the nature of the incident was, but NBC 25 News of Flint reported that an officer was stabbed.

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  • Sprint Corporation (NYSE:S) on Focus After Report of Less Shorts
Sprint Corporation (NYSE:S) on Focus After Report of Less Shorts

The company has market cap of $33.03 billion. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 14.40% of the company's stock. About 33.84M shares traded or 103.61% up from the average. Investors sentiment increased to 1.2 in 2016 Q4. Over the past 2 quarters, the stock is down -1.21%, compared with a fall of almost -1.69% for 3 months and about 0.87% fo...

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  • Sealed Air Corporation Target of Unusually Large Options Trading
Sealed Air Corporation Target of Unusually Large Options Trading

It has outperformed by 0.92% the S&P500. They expect $1.17 EPS, up 5.41% or $0.06 from last year's $1.11 per share. FWRD's profit would be $17.40M giving it 22.84 P/E if the $0.58 EPS is correct. The company was maintained on Friday, August 7 by RBC Capital Markets. The firm has "Market Perform" rating given on Thursday, July 23 by Cowen & Co.

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  • Anil Kumble Resigns as Indian Cricket Team's Head Coach
Anil Kumble Resigns as Indian Cricket Team's Head Coach

Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) acting president C.K. Khanna on Wednesday said that the new coach for the Indian cricket team , whose tenure will be fixed at least till 2019 World Cup, will be announced before the Sri Lankan tour.

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  • Amazon Smartphone Sale offering major discounts on iPhone 7 and more
Amazon Smartphone Sale offering major discounts on iPhone 7 and more

Amazon India is offering discounts and deals on smartphones across price range. Take a look at the best deals on Amazon India's smartphones sale, and which ones you can buy. The company's previous-generation iPhone, iPhone 6S can be bought at Rs 33,999 after a discount of Rs 16,001. Flagship smartphones from Apple, Moto, Lenovo and other bra...

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  • Phil Spencer considers PlayStation 4 Pro an Xbox One S competitor
Phil Spencer considers PlayStation 4 Pro an Xbox One S competitor

Unlike the Xbox One S , the Xbox One X will come in black - although it looks very like the white console in shape and design, as you can see above. Gamers won't be missing out on any of the games that will utilize the Xbox One X's additional power, as they will also be playable on Xbox One .

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  • Uber to allow tipping for drivers, reversing long-standing policy
Uber to allow tipping for drivers, reversing long-standing policy

Other significant changes include shortening the cancellation window-the time period during which a rider can cancel without penalty-from five minutes to two minutes. Previously, Uber took a hands-off approach to tipping , saying it was neither expected nor prohibited . Drivers for UberEATS , the company's food delivery service, will also be...

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  • Microsemi Corporation (MSCC) SVP Sells 8464 Shares of Stock
Microsemi Corporation (MSCC) SVP Sells 8464 Shares of Stock

About 591,482 shares traded. The Pennsylvania-based Emerald Advisers Pa has invested 2.01% in Microsemi Corporation (NASDAQ:MSCC). It has outperformed by 35.90% the S&P500. Insiders own 0.57% of the company's stock. Northern Corporation, a Illinois-based fund reported 1.84M shares. Barclays Public Ltd Liability has invested 0% in Microsemi Corpo...

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  • Ronaldo ready to pay $16.39 million in Spanish tax fraud case
Ronaldo ready to pay $16.39 million in Spanish tax fraud case

In a statement released Tuesday, the state prosecutor said Mourinho committed two counts of tax fraud in 2011 and 2012. The announcement comes a week after Real's Portuguese star Cristiano Ronaldo was accused of evading €14.7 million in tax through offshore companies.

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  • Travis Kalanick Heads For The Exit At Uber
Travis Kalanick Heads For The Exit At Uber

Uber has had a tough few months. "Mr. Kalanick's exit came under pressure after hours of drama involving Uber's investors, according to two people with knowledge of the situation, who asked to remain anonymous because the details are confidential".

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  • Uber Founder/CEO Travis Kalanick Resigns Amid Demands From Shareholders
Uber Founder/CEO Travis Kalanick Resigns Amid Demands From Shareholders

Uber CEO and lactation meditator Travis Kalanick has resigned after taking an indefinite leave of absence eight days ago. Without Travis Kalanick , it is very unlikely that Uber would have established itself around the world with the speed and force that it has.

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  • Scandal-Ridden Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Forced To Resign!
Scandal-Ridden Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Forced To Resign!

The company's board confirmed the move early Wednesday, saying in a statement that Kalanick is taking time to heal from the death of his mother in a boating accident "while giving the company room to fully embrace this new chapter in Uber's history".

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  • Uber chief Travis Kalanick bows to pressure and resigns
Uber chief Travis Kalanick bows to pressure and resigns

Kalanick will continue to be involved in Uber's business, as he'll retain his board seat as well as a and a majority of Uber's voting rights. Kalanick is staying on the board of directors. That investigation , which was separate from Holder's, checked into 215 complaints; 57 are still under investigation. Former Attorney General Eric Holder...

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  • BBC Reporter: Democrat Defeat in Georgia Election a 'Major Disappointment'
BBC Reporter: Democrat Defeat in Georgia Election a 'Major Disappointment'

In conceding the race, Ossoff, a filmmaker and former political staffer, signalled Democrats could learn from these races and prepare for the larger battle for control of the US Congress in 2018. That could have implications for next year's mid-term elections, where the Democrats are hoping to win back control of Congress. The former Georgia se...

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