Fury and blame as HBO goes dark on Dish under AT&T’s watch

Andy LeCuyer, Dish's senior vice president of programming, accused AT&T of attempting to shut off the recently acquired content from other distributors. This is a power play by one or both of Dish and HBO and it is the customers who are hurt by the s... More..

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Man takes 'adverse possession' of NSW home
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

Man takes 'adverse possession' of NSW home

Gertos was visiting clients in Malleny Street, Ashbury in late 1998 when he noticed the house at number six was falling into disrepair. He then appointed a managing agent and began renting out the property, w...More..

Booms and Busts in i9070 Lithium Battery Market
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

Booms and Busts in i9070 Lithium Battery Market

The Lithium Battery Separator industry has also suffered a certain impact, but still maintained a relatively optimistic growth, the past four years, Lithium Battery Separator market size to maintain the avera...More..

Carnival Cruise Line apologizes after ship lists upon leaving port
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

Carnival Cruise Line apologizes after ship lists upon leaving port

During the incident, guests experienced objects such as dining plates and bottles falling off tables and smashing when they hit the floor. "We just listed so bad that I am not comfortable being in this shop (si...More..

Elon Musk: Teslas Will Soon Follow Their Owners 'Like a Pet'
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

Elon Musk: Teslas Will Soon Follow Their Owners 'Like a Pet'

This feature will be rolled out in the next six weeks and supported by all the cars manufactured by the company in the last two years, including the lower-priced Tesla Model 3. Prof David Bailey, an automotive ...More..

Target Reveals Black Friday Deals and ‘Skip the Line’
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

Target Reveals Black Friday Deals and ‘Skip the Line’

In addition to divulging details from its Black Friday ad , Target also announced new mobile technology meant to let guests "skip the line", checking out with a Target employee from anywhere in the store. ...More..

U.S. workers see fastest wage increase in a decade
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

U.S. workers see fastest wage increase in a decade

The department's employment cost index jumped 0.8 percent, beating economists' estimates of 0.7 percent. Wages and salaries rose 0.9%, and benefit costs - which include health coverage, retirement benefits ...More..

Markets surge as Trump tweet lifts trade hopes
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

Markets surge as Trump tweet lifts trade hopes

Trump said he will discuss trade with Xi when the two meet for dinner on the sidelines of the G20 leaders' summit at the end of November in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Earlier Friday, the Chinese foreign ministry ...More..

President-elect says Brazil to move embassy to Jerusalem
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

President-elect says Brazil to move embassy to Jerusalem

A polarising judge who jailed former President Luiz Inacio de Silva - knocking "Lula" out of this year's election - has been named Brazil's new justice minister. But Palestinian official Hanan Ashrawi condemned...More..

PMI manufacturing index down to 4-yr low - English
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

PMI manufacturing index down to 4-yr low - English

Markit reported that foreign demand decreased for the second time in the past three months, with some companies reporting that Brexit uncertainties had negatively impacted inflows of new work from within the ...More..

400,000 sports cars to be recalled by Subaru and Toyota
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

400,000 sports cars to be recalled by Subaru and Toyota

Also included are the Subaru-manufactured Toyota 86 sports cars, called the Scion FR-S during the years included in the recall, according to Newsweek . Subaru says abnormal noise is generated and engine malf...More..

Canada Post strikes spread to PEI and Joliette, Que
by | Friday, November 02, 2018

Canada Post strikes spread to PEI and Joliette, Que

Canada Post workers at various locations in Saskatchewan walked off the job Tuesday. The union served Canada Post with a 72-hour strike notice on October 16, allowing workers to walk off the job starting Octo...More..

Tesla 'Summon' upgrade: You'll operate auto like an RC toy, Musk says
by | Friday, November 02, 2018

Tesla 'Summon' upgrade: You'll operate auto like an RC toy, Musk says

The remote control feature will reportedly work from long distances. The upgrade is expected to be ready in around six weeks. Tesla owners have been anxiously awaiting an update for the company's second ge...More..

Iran's oil exports still high despite USA sanctions
by | Friday, November 02, 2018

Iran's oil exports still high despite USA sanctions

He pointed to "weakening global economic growth, the ongoing U.S". Oil prices were mixed in volatile trade on Wednesday as strong USA demand for fuel helped offset a sixth straight week of crude builds and ev...More..

by | Friday, November 02, 2018

Donald Trump ‘asks cabinet to draft trade deal with China’

Trump said trade talks were "moving along nicely" and that meetings were "being scheduled" at the G20 summit in Buenos Aires. The news agency said it was not clear if Trump was easing up on demands that China...More..

Trump administration charges Chinese companies with spying on U.S.
by | Friday, November 02, 2018

Trump administration charges Chinese companies with spying on U.S.

With the USA unsealing a criminal indictment against United Microelectronics (UMC) and its China-based partner of stealing trade secrets from Micron Technology, the Taiwan-based foundry has issued a statement d...More..

Japan Airlines pilot 10 times over alcohol limit
by | Friday, November 02, 2018

Japan Airlines pilot 10 times over alcohol limit

Japan Airlines pilot failed his breath test an hour before the departure. Jitsukawa had nearly 189 mg of alcohol per 100 ml of blood in his system, which nearly 10 times the permissible 20 mg for a pilot. The...More..

Jaguar Land Rover undergoes $3.2 billion turnaround plan as sales slump
by | Friday, November 02, 2018

Jaguar Land Rover undergoes $3.2 billion turnaround plan as sales slump

He added: "Together with our ongoing product offensive and calibrated investment plan, these efforts will lay the foundations for long-term sustainable, profitable growth". That was worse than the estimate of a...More..

New Starbucks holiday cups mean it's officially Christmas
by | Friday, November 02, 2018

New Starbucks holiday cups mean it's officially Christmas

If there's one thing we look forward to every year, it's the festive JOY that Starbucks brings us. Upon introducing the minimalist cup, Starbucks Vice President Jeffrey Fields said it was a way to "usher in...More..

Eurozone inflation near 6-year high as oil price spikes | AP business
by | Friday, November 02, 2018

Eurozone inflation near 6-year high as oil price spikes | AP business

The growth figure for the previous quarter was 0.4 percent. "We expect the ECB to stick to its plans to end asset purchases this year, but the recent run of weak data suggests that the bank will stress that p...More..

Asian stocks on edge over escalation in US-China trade tensions
by | Friday, November 02, 2018

Asian stocks on edge over escalation in US-China trade tensions

As China's yuan approaches the 7 to the dollar barrier, investors are betting authorities will eventually let the currency fall beyond the historic level. It's unlikely to drop past 7 as China's global balanc...More..

RBI Row: IMF Against Government Interference Of Any Kind In Central Banks
by | Friday, November 02, 2018

RBI Row: IMF Against Government Interference Of Any Kind In Central Banks

IMF Director said that they support the clear lines of responsibility and accountability. Acharya had concluded by saying: "Governments that do not respect central bank independence will sooner or later incur...More..

China's manufacturing activity remains stable in October
by | Friday, November 02, 2018

China's manufacturing activity remains stable in October

New export orders contracted for the fifth straight month. A reading above 50 on the index denotes expansion, while a reading below that reflects contraction. The China Satellite Manufacturing Index, which the ...More..

Trump sparks outrage with ‘racist’ immigration ad ahead of midterm elections
by | Friday, November 02, 2018

Trump sparks outrage with ‘racist’ immigration ad ahead of midterm elections

Forty-seven percent of registered voters say President Donald Trump deserves credit for the United States' booming economy, according to a Harvard-Harris poll released Wednesday . In a first reaction, De...More..

As of October, 30 The Coca-Cola Company (KO) Analysts See $0.55 EPS
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

As of October, 30 The Coca-Cola Company (KO) Analysts See $0.55 EPS

Coke earlier this year released its first alcoholic drink in Japan, a carbonated beverage with about 3% alcohol. Analysts are expecting that the company may be attaining earnings growth of 6.87% for next five y...More..

Google employees are staging global walkouts over the firm's treatment of women
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Google employees are staging global walkouts over the firm's treatment of women

By the time staffers exited Google's ($ GOOGL ) New York City offices at 11:10 a.m. ET, employees in Dublin , London , Singapore, and Zurich had already hit the streets with homemade signs, documenting the...More..

Oil Holds Losses on Escalating Trade War and US Inventory Risk
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Oil Holds Losses on Escalating Trade War and US Inventory Risk

USA supply data also showed a sixth straight weekly rise in domestic crude inventories. One is high oil prices, and in many countries they're directly related to consumer prices. The Iranian government has prep...More..

GM offers buyouts to 18K workers after posting strong profits
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

GM offers buyouts to 18K workers after posting strong profits

Eligible employees - roughly 36 percent of its 50,000 North American salaried workforce - have until November 19 to make a decision regarding the program. The buyout is available to North American employees tha...More..

Hyundai, Kia to fit cars with solar roof technology from 2019
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Hyundai, Kia to fit cars with solar roof technology from 2019

They will be able to be used on electric and hybrid vehicles in addition to those in an internal combustion engine. Power generated from this type of roof could be used for the air conditioning and seat heati...More..

Petrol price will go... down
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Petrol price will go... down

The Government has increased petrol prices by Rs5 per litre, diesel prices by Rs6.37 per litre, light diesel by Rs6.48, kerosene oil by Rs3 per litre. "The exchange rate started the month badly but has ...More..