• Uber merges with Russian internet giant Yandex in six countries
Uber merges with Russian internet giant Yandex in six countries

As part of the deal, Yandex will invest $100 million and hold a majority stake of 59.3 percent, while Uber will invest $225 million and hold a stake of 36.6 percent. While Uber remains the dominant ride-hailing operator in the USA, it has been on the defensive, beset by scandals that led to Travis Kalanick's ouster as chief executive officer.

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  • Everton's Bolasie keen to learn from 'world class' Rooney
Everton's Bolasie keen to learn from 'world class' Rooney

After a legendary spell at Manchester United , Rooney said of Everton's pre-season fixture: "I'm looking forward to it - it should be a good trip". One of the reasons why he returned to Everton , according to earlier reports, was because he believes Ronald Koeman , the club's manager, is building a strong team that will achieve great things.

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  • Barcelona star Messi excited by Valverde reviews
Barcelona star Messi excited by Valverde reviews

Alli had his best season yet a year ago, scoring 22 goals and providing 13 assists in 50 appearances in all competitions, and it seems as though that has helped contribute to why Barcelona's top names are convinced that he would be a great signing.

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  • Prime Day 2017 Was Amazon's Biggest Shopping Event Ever
Prime Day 2017 Was Amazon's Biggest Shopping Event Ever

Tens of millions of loyalty program members made a purchase on Prime Day 2017, Amazon asserted, with the total generated up more than 50% versus the 2016 occasion. The membership, which costs $99 a year, gives customers plenty of benefits, including free two day shipping. The surge in sales for Amazon Echo products can be attributed to ...

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  • New video shows gameplay from Mario Kart Arcade GP VR
New video shows gameplay from Mario Kart Arcade GP VR

You can get up close and personal with the other racers and see their different facial expressions more clearly, as well as getting a brand new look at the Piranha plants that want to eat you, among other obstacles. UploadVR reports that Mario Kart GP VR is made possible using the HTC Vive headset. The facility will include more colorful VR-ba...

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  • The Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Shares Bought by Reilly Herbert Faulkner III
The Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Shares Bought by Reilly Herbert Faulkner III

The stock rose 0.02% or $0.17 reaching $994.3 per share. About 2,013 shares traded. Finally, Stifel Nicolaus upped their target price on shares of Amazon.com from $912.00 to $1,025.00 and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a research note on Tuesday, March 28th.

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  • Telangana CM launches third phase of 'Telanganaku Haritha Haram'
Telangana CM launches third phase of 'Telanganaku Haritha Haram'

State ministers and other public representatives and officials participated in the programme in all 31 districts of the state. The government has already claimed the mission to be a success by claiming to have planted 40 crore saplings across the state, out of the target of 230 crore saplings.

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  • Asus Zenfone AR India launch: Here's how to watch livestream
Asus Zenfone AR India launch: Here's how to watch livestream

Other features include 8GB of RAM with 128GB of internal storage . For instance, the ZenFone AR allows digital pictures of furniture to be virtually placed in your living room. On the front, it features an 8MP front-facing camera for capturing selfies. ZenFone AR also offers photographers the freedom to shoot and store compositions in RAW ...

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  • PC market notches 11th straight quarter of declining shipments
PC market notches 11th straight quarter of declining shipments

Shipments in the second quarter of this year were the lowest quarter volume since 2007. In the U.S., PC shipments totaled 14 million units in the second quarter of 2017, a 5.7% decline from Q216. The U.S. market declined due to weak consumer PC demand. That may be a result of its investment in sales and marketing to expand the PC business, she sa...

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  • Gold futures rise on political uncertainty
Gold futures rise on political uncertainty

The Fed has projected that the US economy will grow roughly 1.8 percent of GDP per year over the next two years. The Bank of Canada is widely expected to raise interest rates today , for the first time in seven years. "I will want to monitor inflation developments carefully, and to move cautiously on further increases in the federal funds ra...

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  • Motorola's new teaser hints towards a shatterproof display
Motorola's new teaser hints towards a shatterproof display

Further, the Moto E4 Plus is powered by a 1.3Ghz 64-bit quad-core processor coupled with 2GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage which can be expanded up to 128GB via a microSD card. A fingerprint sensor is embedded in the home button up front. Moto E4 Plus measures 77.5x155x9.55mm and weighs 198 grams whereas Moto E4 measures 72x144.5x9.3mm and ...

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  • Facebook rolls out Messenger Lite for Indian Users
Facebook rolls out Messenger Lite for Indian Users

Having said this, the Messenger Lite app was earlier rolled out in other countries including Vietnam, German, Japan, Netherlands, Peru, Nigeria, and Turkey. The Messenger app on Android has almost 5,000,000,000 downloads and has been rated four out of five by 46,056,597 users. It also has the ability to view and remove group members and add...

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  • Sprint Speeds Up Galaxy S8, HTC U11 Phones
Sprint Speeds Up Galaxy S8, HTC U11 Phones

Back at the beginning of June, Sprint has been pushing a firmware update for the Samsung Galaxy S8 and HTC U11 which is meant to address a bug and improve overall download speeds. We are discussing the HTC U11 and the Samsung Galaxy S8. Both Sprint and unlocked Galaxy S8 variants should receive the speed bump. That may be because not all Galaxy...

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  • PlayStation 5 Predicted to Release in 2019
PlayStation 5 Predicted to Release in 2019

But, it looks like it will be years before players get a hold of it. "So I think it will be perceived by the consumers to be a half step and I think Shawn [Layden, president and CEO of Sony Interactive Entertainment America] is telling the truth when he says it will be a full-fledged console".

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  • China's Huawei partners to launch mobile money service in Africa
China's Huawei partners to launch mobile money service in Africa

He was presenting the key note speech at the GSMA Mobile 360-Africa conference taking place in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.This year's event is focused on putting mobile connectivity at the forefront of national digital strategies and leveraging the power of mobile to build smart communities and a digital Africa, inclusive for all.

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  • Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) Receives Average Recommendation of
Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts

The stock increased 0.36% or $0.11 during the last trading session, reaching $31.09. About 11.34M shares traded. It has underperformed by 3.50% the S&P500. Ameritas Investment Partners Inc increased Cisco Sys Inc (CSCO) stake by 9.24% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. (NASDAQ:CSCO) in a research report sent to investors on Monday.

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  • Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon special edition includes extra potions
Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon special edition includes extra potions

The reaction to having potions as DLC is less than positive, with fans accusing Pokémon of turning into a pay to win game, while others are wondering why the code is only for the basic potion item and not something that might actually have use past the first hour or two of the journey.

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  • Donald Trump lauds sons's 'transparency' on release of emails
Donald Trump lauds sons's 'transparency' on release of emails

As the U.S.'s first son, Donald Trump Jr ., is on the defensive about trying to acquire dirt on the opposition from Russian Federation and one of the central figures in his story has denied any knowledge of the claims he is making. "You don't have anything there saying: 'I, Donald Trump Jr ., attempted to collude with the Russians.' What you have...

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  • Lonnie Walker suffers torn meniscus
Lonnie Walker suffers torn meniscus

The injury will require surgery but no timetable has been set for his return. The 6-foot-4 freshman from Reading, Pennsylvania earned a spot in both the McDonald's All-American and Jordan Brand Classic games, and he was also named Pennsylvania Player of the Year after leading Reading HS to its first state title.

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  • Western Digital Corporation (WDC), Penn National Gaming, Inc. (PENN) — Investors Focused Movers
Western Digital Corporation (WDC), Penn National Gaming, Inc. (PENN) — Investors Focused Movers

In contrast, the average volume was 4.41 million shares. Western Digital Corp (NASDAQ:WDC) has risen 125.85% since July 11, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 109.15% the S&P500. Hanseatic Management Services holds 0.89% of its portfolio in Western Digital Corp (NASDAQ:WDC) for 23,269 shares. Tourbillon Cap Prtn Limited Partnership has ...

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