Shoppers spend $7.4 billion online during Black Friday sales

Salesforce, meanwhile, said that its checks revealed $7.2 billion in sales (even further off the forecast). Online sales on " Small Business Saturday" amounted to $3.6 billion, up 18 percent over a year ago. "What all of this really boils down to ... More..

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Shop local with deals and discounts on Small Business Saturday
by | Sunday, December 01, 2019

Shop local with deals and discounts on Small Business Saturday

According to the 2018 Small Business Saturday Consumer Insights Survey, produced by American Express and the National Federation of Independent Business, 104 million shoppers spent a record high $17.8 billion...More..

Jack Dorsey loved Africa so much that He's coming back to Stay
by | Sunday, December 01, 2019

Jack Dorsey loved Africa so much that He's coming back to Stay

Youssef said that Nigeria - the largest economy in Africa - has restrictions in sending money outside the country, and that Bitcoin's lack of liquidity was the first hindrance it had to solve to introduce the d...More..

Starbucks Barista Prints Nasty Word on Cop's Coffee
by | Sunday, December 01, 2019

Starbucks Barista Prints Nasty Word on Cop's Coffee

The officer told KTUL-TV that the employee reached out to him personally and apologized, saying that it was a joke. A police chief in Oklahoma said one of his officers picked up a coffee order from a Star...More..

Huawei plans legal challenge over exclusion from federal subsidies in US
by | Saturday, November 30, 2019

Huawei plans legal challenge over exclusion from federal subsidies in US

The order also pushes carriers that get USF funds to replace any Huawei or ZTE gear they already have in place, with FCC Chairman Ajit Pai also proposing a reimbursement program to help out with this. consumers...More..

Daimler to cut thousands of jobs worldwide by end of 2022
by | Saturday, November 30, 2019

Daimler to cut thousands of jobs worldwide by end of 2022

It said that the move toward electric vehicles "requires large investments, which is why Daimler announced in the middle of November that it would launch a programme to increase competitiveness, innovatio...More..

Black Friday part of $730B holiday retail splurge in 2019
by | Saturday, November 30, 2019

Black Friday part of $730B holiday retail splurge in 2019

And although they likely won't be seen roaming around on Black Friday , the store is also equipped with self-driving floor-scrubbing machines. But we are here to help you! While Black Friday still matters,...More..

Black Friday: 72 Top Deals Still Good This Weekend
by | Saturday, November 30, 2019

Black Friday: 72 Top Deals Still Good This Weekend

Disney Plus , the latest name in the streaming game, is available on Fire TV as well . Amazon dramatically discounted their four primary Fire TV devices: Fire TV Stick, Fire TV Stick 4K , Fire TV Cube and ...More..

GDP Q2 2019: GDP rate at lowest in last 6 years
by | Saturday, November 30, 2019

GDP Q2 2019: GDP rate at lowest in last 6 years

Voicing a similar view, Chief Economic Adviser in the Ministry of Finance K. Subramanian said, "Chief economic fundamentals remain strong". Investment, as measured by gross fixed capital formation, that has b...More..

Shop owners encourage Wichitans to shop local ahead of Small Business Saturday
by | Saturday, November 30, 2019

Shop owners encourage Wichitans to shop local ahead of Small Business Saturday

When you #ShopSmall , you make a big impact on us and our whole community. We encourage everyone to shop small in Downtown Rochester! "We're encouraging people to think outside of the big box store, outside ...More..

Hong Kong police end 12-day siege on school campus
by | Saturday, November 30, 2019

Hong Kong police end 12-day siege on school campus

Proposed by right-wing Senator Marco Rubio - who has a long history of pressing for regime change in Latin America - the Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act has been slammed as USA interference in China'...More..

Best Apple Airpods Black Friday deals 2019
by | Friday, November 29, 2019

Best Apple Airpods Black Friday deals 2019

Our price comparison tech, combined with good ol' fashioned human eyeballs scouring the internet means that we'll be finding the best deals for you. Bookmark this page and we'll keep you posted on all major A...More..

No more menthol cigarettes: New ban on tobacco, vape flavors in Massachusetts
by | Friday, November 29, 2019

No more menthol cigarettes: New ban on tobacco, vape flavors in Massachusetts

The new law responds to growing concern about the health effects of vaping products, including deaths. MA has become the first USA state to limit the purchase of vaping products to cigar bars and hookah l...More..

4.5% GDP growth rate unacceptable, worrisome: Former PM Manmohan Singh
by | Friday, November 29, 2019

4.5% GDP growth rate unacceptable, worrisome: Former PM Manmohan Singh

At 4.5 per cent, India's Q2 GDP for the June-September quarter slipped from 5 per cent in the previous quarter of the current fiscal year. This also means that if the Indian economy needs to grow at even 6 ...More..

Hong Kong activists call for global support after USA laws
by | Friday, November 29, 2019

Hong Kong activists call for global support after USA laws

Sen. Josh Hawley, R-Mo., who co-sponsored the bill, said in a statement to ABC News that the signing "sends a clear signal to Beijing: the United States will not stand by and watch China break its treaty comm...More..

Hong Kong protests: Trump signs Human Rights and Democracy Act into law
by | Friday, November 29, 2019

Hong Kong protests: Trump signs Human Rights and Democracy Act into law

It also provides for the imposition of sanctions and travel restrictions on individuals deemed to have committed human rights violations in Hong Kong. "Beating, torturing and jailing of democracy activists is...More..

Papa John’s Founder Concludes After 40 Pizzas ‘It’s Not the Same’
by | Friday, November 29, 2019

Papa John’s Founder Concludes After 40 Pizzas ‘It’s Not the Same’

It just does not taste as good. In an interview with WDRB that emerged on Tuesday, he claimed he was pushed out as part of a strategic coup from his successors and that a " day of reckoning " will come. 'St...More..

Watch the 'Armor Glass' Windows in the New Tesla Cybertruck Get Smashed
by | Thursday, November 28, 2019

Watch the 'Armor Glass' Windows in the New Tesla Cybertruck Get Smashed

He said the entry-level model will have a starting price of $39,900 and a 400km (250-mile) range, while a deluxe option will be able to travel twice the distance and will sell for $69,900. Thanks to a standard ...More..

German vehicle maker Audi to cut 9,500 jobs by 2025
by | Thursday, November 28, 2019

German vehicle maker Audi to cut 9,500 jobs by 2025

The positions will be culled through voluntary measures and a policy not to fill vacancies, Audi said in a statement Tuesday. Articles appear on euronews.com for a limited time. "This will increase productivi...More..

Jeffrey Epstein victims call on Prince Andrew to cooperate with the Federal Bureau of Investigation
by | Thursday, November 28, 2019

Jeffrey Epstein victims call on Prince Andrew to cooperate with the Federal Bureau of Investigation

In an interview with Emily Maitlis on Newsnight , Prince Andrew seemingly failed to deny or regret being friends with Epstein in spite of the latter's conviction of sexual abuse of underage women. In a state...More..

Couple claim £105m EuroMillions jackpot
by | Thursday, November 28, 2019

Couple claim £105m EuroMillions jackpot

The 42-year-old and his wife, who have three school-age children, said they are still gob-smacked by their prize, which was only discovered while Mr Thomson waited to be picked up for work three days after the ...More..

Couche-Tard Makes $5.8B Bid for Australia's Largest Service Station Network
by | Thursday, November 28, 2019

Couche-Tard Makes $5.8B Bid for Australia's Largest Service Station Network

Couche-Tard on Monday had sweetened its approach for fuel retailer Caltex Australia with a A$8.61 billion offer in a bid to expand into Asia. Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc operates and licenses convenience s...More..

Sony Bravia, Smart & 4K TV Savings Compared by Deal Stripe
by | Thursday, November 28, 2019

Sony Bravia, Smart & 4K TV Savings Compared by Deal Stripe

With plenty of Black Friday deals out there, this one stands out because of the huge discount - an impressive 47% off. We recommend checking Amazon's Black Friday deals page and Walmart's Black Friday home...More..

Google's Firing of Employees Dubbed as
by | Thursday, November 28, 2019

Google's Firing of Employees Dubbed as "Thanksgiving Four" Results Into Protest

Google's internal email to all its staff entitled "Securing our data", said the four staffers (dubbed the "thanksgiving four") were violations of its data-security policies. One of many dismissed workers was l...More..

U.S., China in
by | Wednesday, November 27, 2019

U.S., China in "final throes" of trade deal

China said it had summoned US ambassador Terry Branstad on Monday to protest the passage in the US Congress of the Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act , saying the bill amounted to interference in a Chin...More..

FDA Adopts a More Aggressive CBD Enforcement Stance
by | Wednesday, November 27, 2019

FDA Adopts a More Aggressive CBD Enforcement Stance

Even CVS and Walgreens started selling CBD-infused products at select locations earlier this year. However, the FDA now says it doesn't have enough scientific evidence to conclude that CBD is "generally rec...More..

This stock trade isn’t free: Schwab scoops up rival for $26B
by | Wednesday, November 27, 2019

This stock trade isn’t free: Schwab scoops up rival for $26B

TD Ameritrade said Monday it would suspend its CEO search. "Schwab's announcement solidifies the notion that Westlake is in fact the financial hub of DFW and perhaps the entire country". "Schwab is aiming t...More..

CN, union reach tentative deal to end strike Wednesday morning
by | Wednesday, November 27, 2019

CN, union reach tentative deal to end strike Wednesday morning

Workers, who'd been without a contract since July, were protesting over benefits and safety concerns. The tentative agreement must now be ratified by Teamster members via secret-ballot electronic voting. "Pre...More..

Canada-wide Romaine lettuce recall due to E. coli outbreak
by | Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Canada-wide Romaine lettuce recall due to E. coli outbreak

The recall includes all types of romaine lettuce from the region, such as whole heads, hearts, and packages of precut lettuce and salad mixes that contain romaine lettuce. On Friday, the CDC said 28 of 40 peo...More..

Facebook Now Pays You to Answer Surveys
by | Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Facebook Now Pays You to Answer Surveys

We'll let you know how many points you need in order to receive a payment. How can you withdraw money from Facebook Viewpoints? The new market research app will be used to improve the Facebook "family" of...More..

Uber loses London license over safety failures
by | Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Uber loses London license over safety failures

Not only that, but it was also reported that drivers who Uber had sacked or were investigating were able to simply register a new user account and go back to work un-detected. Bengaluru-based ride hailing start...More..

Westpac Australia boss Brian Hartzer to step down in wake of scandal
by | Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Westpac Australia boss Brian Hartzer to step down in wake of scandal

Australian banking giant Westpac said Tuesday its beleaguered CEO Brian Hartzer was stepping down after regulators accused the bank of major breaches of money laundering laws involving more than US$7 billion. T...More..

Many units in Nokia Telecom SEZ may reopen by March 2020
by | Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Many units in Nokia Telecom SEZ may reopen by March 2020

We welcome Apple ... expand your operations in India. Many think that the iPhones produced in India are for this market only. To that end, Reuters reports today that a Finnish company named Salcomp will...More..

Air New Zealand declared world's best airline 2020
by | Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Air New Zealand declared world's best airline 2020

Air New Zealand has knocked Singapore Airlines off its throne to reclaim the title of world's best airline for the sixth time. This is the sixth time Air New Zealand has been given the top award, with airl...More..

LVMH Seals Tiffany Deal for $16.2 Billion
by | Tuesday, November 26, 2019

LVMH Seals Tiffany Deal for $16.2 Billion

It said that LVMH plans to leverage Tiffany's heritage and brand awareness, iconic collections, and commitment to sustainable sourcing and traceable provenance, and will "accelerate [its] ongoing strategy as pa...More..