#Galileo - Prolonged outage of Europe's Global Positioning System raises concern

The Galileo Search and Rescue service (SAR) does not experience any problems according to GSA . The system's status page now lists all 22 of its satellites as either " Not Usable " or "Testing", as part of an incident that started early Friday mor... More..

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Despite Earnings Beat, Are There Growth Concerns at Goldman Sachs?
by | Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Despite Earnings Beat, Are There Growth Concerns at Goldman Sachs?

Taking an even closer look, the net revenues for the FICC Client Execution were $1.47 billion. Solomon elaborated on this during a conference call with analysts Tuesday, saying that the firm still expects t...More..

Amazon Prime Days bring out waves of unhappy employees
by | Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Amazon Prime Days bring out waves of unhappy employees

If there's something specific you'd like that hasn't yet gone on sale, we'd recommend whacking it in your basket and coming back later to see if the price has dropped. Add $100 or more to the card for the first...More..

Amazon Prime Day Deals 2019: 3 Hacks to Help You Save Big
by | Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Amazon Prime Day Deals 2019: 3 Hacks to Help You Save Big

Amazon have been running Prime Day for five years now, with each year's sale growing in size and scale. Amazon Prime Day comes to an end within 24 hours, but as of this post, there's still some time left t...More..

Canada's new air passenger regulations officially kick in today
by | Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Canada's new air passenger regulations officially kick in today

Compensation of up to $1,000 for delays of nine hours or more will take effect in December. Monday marked the coming into force of the first phase of the Liberal government's new air passenger protection reg...More..

Fosun in talks to take over Thomas Cook's tour business
by | Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Fosun in talks to take over Thomas Cook's tour business

Thomas Cook ( TCG .L) is in talks on a 750 million pound bailout that will give its largest investor Fosun Tourism (1992.HK) control of the indebted British group's package-tour business, in a blow to other sh...More..

Amazon workers strike in Europe and the United States during Prime Day
by | Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Amazon workers strike in Europe and the United States during Prime Day

Somali-American workers also protested at the Shakopee location in December ahead of the holiday rush (pictured above), arguing that they could not comply with Amazon's demand for 230 items an hour and also l...More..

FTC Approves Facebook Fine of About $5 Billion
by | Tuesday, July 16, 2019

FTC Approves Facebook Fine of About $5 Billion

The fine is a record for the FTC - a move seemingly meant to set a precedent for the kind of punishment that tech giants could receive for mishandling their users' data . The outlook was more optimistic at the...More..

China Second Quarter GDP Growth Slows To 27-Year Low
by | Tuesday, July 16, 2019

China Second Quarter GDP Growth Slows To 27-Year Low

Data showed India's economy grew to the lowest level in over four years during the first three months of this year, Thailand's growth was weakest in more than four years, Singapore's 1Q growth hit a decade low,...More..

China's Growth Dips to Lowest in Nearly Three Decades
by | Monday, July 15, 2019

China's Growth Dips to Lowest in Nearly Three Decades

Denting the bullion's appeal, Asian shares advanced on Monday as encouraging Chinese data suggested the world's second-biggest economy may be starting to stabilise due to ramped-up stimulus from Beijing. The tr...More..

Huawei to cut jobs in US amid blacklist, US-China trade dispute
by | Monday, July 15, 2019

Huawei to cut jobs in US amid blacklist, US-China trade dispute

Huawei is stated to have about 1,500 employs in the USA who mainly sell equipment to rural wireless carriers. Tensions between the US and the Chinese tech giant have escalated since Huawei's Chief Financial ...More..

Amazon reveals Prime Day discounts on premium smartphones
by | Sunday, July 14, 2019

Amazon reveals Prime Day discounts on premium smartphones

July 15 and 16 officially mark this year's Prime Day (I know, that's two days, not one), so we've got extra time to search for what we want. After the trial period ends, users will be charged Rs 129 per month...More..

Trump warns Facebook over its plan to create a digital currency
by | Saturday, July 13, 2019

Trump warns Facebook over its plan to create a digital currency

But one person not convinced by the crypto resurgence is Donald Trump , who says he is "not a fan" because their "value is highly volatile and based on thin air." . Bitcoin did not react to Trump's anti-crypt...More..

China ‘letting us down’ by not importing U.S. farm products: Donald Trump
by | Saturday, July 13, 2019

China ‘letting us down’ by not importing U.S. farm products: Donald Trump

China saw its trade surplus widen by 41.6 percent year on year to 1.23 trillion yuan during the same period. U.S. President Donald Trump took to Twitter Thursday to express his disappointment that China has...More..

Which Fast Food Place Has the Best French Fries?
by | Saturday, July 13, 2019

Which Fast Food Place Has the Best French Fries?

This Saturday marks National French Fry Day , a day to revel and celebrate a beloved fried food in all of its forms. On July 13, all Crazy Pita "E-Pita Club" members will receive a coupon for one (1) free ord...More..

Facebook shares rise on report of $5B settlement with FTC
by | Saturday, July 13, 2019

Facebook shares rise on report of $5B settlement with FTC

The fine punishes Facebook for allowing as many as 87 million users' data to fall into the possession of political consulting firm Cambridge Analytica in violation of a 2012 FTC consent decree. Public inter...More..

Oil at six-week high on Gulf of Mexico storm, supply decline
by | Saturday, July 13, 2019

Oil at six-week high on Gulf of Mexico storm, supply decline

Futures in NY rose as much as 0.8 per cent after settling above US$60 a barrel on Wednesday for the first time since May. Oil prices were also supported by a fall in the dollar after Federal Reserve chairma...More..

US, China negotiators resume trade war talks
by | Friday, July 12, 2019

US, China negotiators resume trade war talks

US President Donald Trump and Chinese leader Xi Jinping agreed to revive negotiations when they met on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Osaka on June 29. The U.S. has imposed tariffs on $250 billion in Ch...More..

Today $ 10 million was stolen from the BitPoint cryptocurrency exchange
by | Friday, July 12, 2019

Today $ 10 million was stolen from the BitPoint cryptocurrency exchange

It said the cryptocurrency went missing from a so-called "hot wallet ", which is connected to the internet, but that currency held in "cold wallets" that are offline was not affected. Even after the involv...More..

Ford and VW Sign Contract to Collaborate on Electric and Autonomous Vehicles
by | Friday, July 12, 2019

Ford and VW Sign Contract to Collaborate on Electric and Autonomous Vehicles

It already has invested $400 million. Its CEO, Bryan Salesky, said in a statement his company's "technology could one day reach almost every market in North America and Europe, applied across multiple brands an...More..

Fed's Barkin Sees Risks to U.S. Economy
by | Friday, July 12, 2019

Fed's Barkin Sees Risks to U.S. Economy

The U.S. dollar .DXY fell against a basket of other currencies. Meanwhile, U.S. interest rate futures appeared to price in greater odds of a 50-basis-point rate cut this month. His about-face coincides with h...More..

Sean Hannity Invites Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez for Hour Long Interview
by | Friday, July 12, 2019

Sean Hannity Invites Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez for Hour Long Interview

Calling the self-described democratic-socialist "one of the intellectual leaders" of the House Democratic caucus, Cheney said Ocasio-Cortez's calls to abolish the Department of Homeland Security are absurd, d...More..

Maltese economy projected to grow fastest among European Union member states
by | Friday, July 12, 2019

Maltese economy projected to grow fastest among European Union member states

The commission also said the uncertainty's major source is Brexit . However, the Commission warned that the near-term outlook for the European economy is clouded by external factors including global trade te...More..

Powell Gives the Green Light to an Interest Rate Cut
by | Friday, July 12, 2019

Powell Gives the Green Light to an Interest Rate Cut

On balance, the stock market is still being juiced by two-days of dovish-chat from US Chair Jerome Powell . Watch his remarks in the player above. Powell pointed to "broad" global weakness that was cloudin...More..

Amazon Prime Day: Heed these tips before you click
by | Friday, July 12, 2019

Amazon Prime Day: Heed these tips before you click

Customers can use the Amazon Pay cashback on all their favourite purchases, bill payments and recharges on Amazon or at Amazon's offline and online partner merchants including BookMyShow, Swiggy, Domino's, Redb...More..

AT&T Will Automatically Block 'Robocalls' for New Customers
by | Friday, July 12, 2019

AT&T Will Automatically Block 'Robocalls' for New Customers

AT&T will provide a free robocall-blocking service to mobile customers. If you are an AT&T Mobility customer and you don't want to wait, here's more good news: AT&T Call Protect is available right now for dow...More..

Powell on unemployment and inflation
by | Friday, July 12, 2019

Powell on unemployment and inflation

Meanwhile, brushing aside repeated criticism from President Trump, . But it's hardly the most significant way in which the two men disagree. Powell used an appearance https://www.federalreserve.gov/newsevents...More..

Fed chief Powell's comments on trade woes hammer dollar
by | Friday, July 12, 2019

Fed chief Powell's comments on trade woes hammer dollar

Elsewhere, the Stoxx Europe 600 Index slipped, with Deutsche Bank AG surrendering earlier gains as traders weighed a plan to cut its workforce by one-fifth. But Powell told USA lawmakers the case for lower rate...More..

Telstra And CommBank Are Borked Across Australia
by | Friday, July 12, 2019

Telstra And CommBank Are Borked Across Australia

A Telstra outage has brought down Eftpos and ATM services around Australia, affecting Woolworths, the major banks and even McDonald's. "There is no need to call us if you are experiencing problems with these se...More..

Multiple people injured after Air Canada emergency landing in Honolulu
by | Friday, July 12, 2019

Multiple people injured after Air Canada emergency landing in Honolulu

The passengers have suffered minor injuries, reported ANI. Honolulu Emergency Services Department spokeswoman Shayne Enright said injuries included cuts, bumps, bruises, neck pain and back pain. The crew report...More..

Apple iPhones could have smaller notch in 2020; no notch by 2021
by | Thursday, July 11, 2019

Apple iPhones could have smaller notch in 2020; no notch by 2021

The China Times followed up the report with insights from an analyst at investment firm Credit Suisse in Asia, who suggested that Apple would release an iPhone without a notch as soon as 2020 - but as a compro...More..

7-Eleven giving away free Slurpees today on 7-11
by | Thursday, July 11, 2019

7-Eleven giving away free Slurpees today on 7-11

Plus, 7Rewards members can earn 1000 points for free when scanning the commemorative cup in the 7-Eleven app! It shows the world's shared love towards Slurpee's, and that is why 7-Eleven celebrates Free ...More..

France passes law taxing digital giants in defiance of U.S. anger
by | Thursday, July 11, 2019

France passes law taxing digital giants in defiance of U.S. anger

Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire has said France isn't the only country advancing a tax on digital companies and that using the threat of "blackmail" to stop them is pointless. The legislation - dubbed the GA...More..

Volkswagen’s last Beetle to leave the factory this week
by | Thursday, July 11, 2019

Volkswagen’s last Beetle to leave the factory this week

Since the days of the Beetle Volkswagen has a tough time of it. The company is gearing up for mass production of the battery-driven compact ID.3, a auto that the company predicts will have an impact like ...More..

Flights resume at Gatwick after airport hit by technical issue
by | Thursday, July 11, 2019

Flights resume at Gatwick after airport hit by technical issue

All flights at Gatwick Airport have been suspended due to what it has described as an air traffic control problem. "We are working with ANS, our provider, to rectify this issue as quickly as possible". Gatw...More..