Amazon Drops Plans For New York Headquarters

In November , Amazon announced plans to invest about $2.5bn and add more than 25,000 "high-paying" jobs at campuses in NY and near Washington DC over the next two decades. Prospective employees, small businesses and state and local governments loo... More..

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Tesla update to include Dog Mode
by | Thursday, February 14, 2019

Tesla update to include Dog Mode

Last week, Tesla lowered the price of its Model 3 sedan for the second time this year to make its cars more affordable for USA buyers. When drivers leave their pets in the auto for a short period of time during...More..

USA solar jobs down for second year as Trump tariffs weigh
by | Thursday, February 14, 2019

USA solar jobs down for second year as Trump tariffs weigh

Jobs in the solar industry's manufacturing sector - a small slice of the overall industry - fell 8 percent in 2018. SunPower's retooling of the former SolarWorld site in OR is one source of future jobs grow...More..

Turbulence prompts emergency landing for Seattle-bound flight
by | Thursday, February 14, 2019

Turbulence prompts emergency landing for Seattle-bound flight

Passenger Joe Justice tweeted the Delta crew "handled it perfectly, even the emergency landing". He posted the video on Twitter . A spokesman for the Federal Aviation Administration confirmed Compass Fli...More..

Wicked Pissah! Boston Has WORST Traffic In The US
by | Thursday, February 14, 2019

Wicked Pissah! Boston Has WORST Traffic In The US

An average of 178 hours was lost per driver to congestion in 2018, the data suggests. Data has revealed Leeds has two of the UK's worst roads for traffic congestion. "Unaddressed, it will continue to have s...More..

China trade talks underway as Huawei tensions grow
by | Thursday, February 14, 2019

China trade talks underway as Huawei tensions grow

The top officials are set to meet with Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday, according to the South China Morning Post . "They're showing us tremendous respect", he added. China's exports unexpectedly return...More..

Airbus to stop making struggling A380 superjumbo in 2021
by | Thursday, February 14, 2019

Airbus to stop making struggling A380 superjumbo in 2021

Emirates said separately it would purchase 70 smaller A330neo and A350 wide bodies listed at US$21.4-billion before customary discounts. - Airbus chief executive, Tom EndersWhat are the details? The A380, w...More..

Fashion startup Zilingo raises $226 million from Singapores Temasek, others
by | Thursday, February 14, 2019

Fashion startup Zilingo raises $226 million from Singapores Temasek, others

Zilingo , an online fashion and lifestyle marketplace, has secured $226 million in its Series D funding round, which witnessed investment from Sequoia Capital , Temasek , Burda Principal Investments, Sofina, ...More..

Oil prices rise on Sino-American trade hopes, upbeat China data
by | Thursday, February 14, 2019

Oil prices rise on Sino-American trade hopes, upbeat China data

Brent crude futures have risen 20 percent in 2019 to around $63 a barrel, but most of that increase took place in early January. Oil prices rallied yesterday amid signs that the Organisation of Petroleum E...More..

Reddit users fear Chinese censorship following Tencent investment
by | Thursday, February 14, 2019

Reddit users fear Chinese censorship following Tencent investment

A. Milne character after people claimed the character held a physical resemblance to Xi Jinping. According to Bloomberg , American news feed website Reddit received $300 million in total in a new round o...More..

Ford recalls 1.5M pickups because transmissions can suddenly downshift without warning
by | Thursday, February 14, 2019

Ford recalls 1.5M pickups because transmissions can suddenly downshift without warning

The recall covers F-150 trucks from the 2011 through 2013 model years with six-speed automatic transmissions. "Ford is aware of five reports of accidents, including one report of "whiplash" potentially relate...More..

IPhone Sales in China Plunged 20 Percent Last Quarter: IDC
by | Thursday, February 14, 2019

IPhone Sales in China Plunged 20 Percent Last Quarter: IDC

United States research company IDC said about 397.7 million units were shipped in China previous year, down 10.5 percent from 2017. Apple revised its guidance ahead of that report in early January, when ...More..

GM, Amazon to invest in Tesla rival Rivian?
by | Thursday, February 14, 2019

GM, Amazon to invest in Tesla rival Rivian?

It would be a major boost for the Plymouth, Michigan-based startup, which aspires to be the first auto maker to the USA market with an electric pickup. Big automakers, including GM, have not jumped into the mar...More..

Amazon is Getting Into Whole Home WiFi By Buying Eero
by | Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Amazon is Getting Into Whole Home WiFi By Buying Eero

This could be why the online retail giant, which been aggressively branching out into smart home and ambient computing technology over the past few years, has chose to buy the Wi-Fi router company. "By joining ...More..

Morgan Stanley buys Solium Capital for $US900m in quest for millennial clients
by | Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Morgan Stanley buys Solium Capital for $US900m in quest for millennial clients

Calgary-based Solium provides stock plans for over 3,000 companies, which include Instacart , Levi Strauss , Shopify , Bombardier and Dropbox. Meanwhile, Morgan Stanley has 320 clients with 1.5m participan...More..

OPEC cuts 2019 oil demand forecast on global slowdown
by | Wednesday, February 13, 2019

OPEC cuts 2019 oil demand forecast on global slowdown

World oil demand will grow more slowly this year, OPEC said , and non-OPEC production will rise more rapidly than expected. Reports stated that Saudi Arabia will reduce its oil production to around 9.8mbpd i...More..

UK government downplays suggestion it will seek Brexit delay
by | Wednesday, February 13, 2019

UK government downplays suggestion it will seek Brexit delay

She promised to update Parliament at the end of the month but there is growing concern the talks will drag on into March and that the last chance to strike a deal will be at a two-day summit of European Union l...More..

Lufthansa sues passenger for using 'hidden city' travel hack
by | Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Lufthansa sues passenger for using 'hidden city' travel hack

According to Forbes , Lufthansa is the third largest airline company in the world and made almost $3bn (£2.33bn) in profit in 2017. Customers who skip the last flight also face the risk that their checked ba...More..

Elon Musk’s Tesla Model Y: An Electric Crossover Or SUV?
by | Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Elon Musk’s Tesla Model Y: An Electric Crossover Or SUV?

Now, it looks like the promising auto mode will be released soon. As the auto begins to be marketed in Europe, the Tesla Model 3 is already the most popular among electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles. Tesla...More..

Allegiant Airlines announces new nonstop Cedar Rapids to Nashville route
by | Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Allegiant Airlines announces new nonstop Cedar Rapids to Nashville route

Allegiant is adding a new nonstop service from Cleveland to Nashville, starting May 16. Flights can only be booked through Allegiant's website, allegiantair.com. Eastern Iowa Airport Director Marty Lenss said A...More..

Lawyer defending ex-Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn resigns
by | Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Lawyer defending ex-Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn resigns

A brief statement said only that "today Otsuru and (Masato) Oshikubo submitted letters of resignation to the court as the defence lawyers for the case of Mr Ghosn". "Renault has gathered sufficient evidence to ...More..

by | Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Retail inflation cools further to 2.05% in January on easing food prices

December's growth was much faster than a downwardly revised 0.3 percent year-on-year increase in November, the data showed. Factory output growth slowed to 2.4 per cent in December from 7.3 per cent a year ag...More..

Mitsubishi ASX crossover updated for 2019
by | Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Mitsubishi ASX crossover updated for 2019

Since its launch in 2009, the ASX has sold around 1.32 million units overall in around 90 countries. Mitsubishi says that the exterior of the Outlander Sport has gone through a significant overhaul. The...More..

Man claims lottery jackpot wearing 'Scream' mask to hide identity
by | Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Man claims lottery jackpot wearing 'Scream' mask to hide identity

Winning the lottery may seem like a dream come true, but the fear of getting robbed after that? "Sometimes I feel so much pain I forgot that I won". Gepostet von 6abc Action News am Dienstag, 12. Gepostet v...More..

McDonald’s Donut Sticks Look Like Churros But Even Better
by | Tuesday, February 12, 2019

McDonald’s Donut Sticks Look Like Churros But Even Better

Get push notifications with news, features and more. The donut sticks are served warm with cinnamon sugar and come in packs of six or 12. "We initially tested them in select IL restaurants in early 2018, ...More..

China hopeful of trade war breakthrough
by | Tuesday, February 12, 2019

China hopeful of trade war breakthrough

The US Navy sent two guided-missile destroyers to challenge China in the South China Sea , and Beijing is outraged. One of Donald Trump's most persistent economic promises has been to rewrite the USA rel...More..

Tesla Model 3 Drag Races BMW M5 in Close Battle From Hell
by | Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Tesla Model 3 Drag Races BMW M5 in Close Battle From Hell

Last we heard, Musk said that the feature was coming soon, which in Tesla-speak doesn't really instill a lot of hope. In other words, the twin-turbo 4.4-liter V8 that occupies the engine compartment of the supe...More..

Bezos probe concludes mistress' brother was Enquirer source
by | Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Bezos probe concludes mistress' brother was Enquirer source

He is the Trump-supporting brother of Mr Bezos's girlfriend Lauren Sanchez . Mr Bezos, 55, is said to have begun an affair with Ms Sanchez, 49, before his separation from his 48-year-old wife MacKenzie, wh...More..

Activision is about to lay off hundreds of employees
by | Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Activision is about to lay off hundreds of employees

Signature Financial has 0.15% invested in Activision Blizzard, Inc . (NASDAQ: ATVI ) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: " Activision Blizzard ( ATVI ) Q3 Earnings: What's in the Cards?" Needha...More..

Prince George unemployment rate sees slight rise in January
by | Monday, February 11, 2019

Prince George unemployment rate sees slight rise in January

In the Calgary census metropolitan area, the unemployment rate fell to 7.3 per cent from 7.5 per cent the previous month. Part-time job gains outpaced full-time, 36,000 positions versus 30,900, respectively, an...More..