REGIONBUSINESSLIFE.COM: Top News and Analysis 2019-08-14, 03:13

Verizon sells blog platform Tumblr to Auttomattic

Verizon said Tuesday it will sell microblogging platform Tumblr to Auttomattic, consolidating it with two companies that are "philosophically aligned."...

Verizon sells blog platform Tumblr to Auttomattic

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Verizon Sells Tumblr, Still No Porn Though Personal blogging social network Tumblr—a waning haven for artists and fandoms—will exit the portfolio of current owners Verizon and be parted off to Automattic Inc., owners of Wordpress, another blogging platform with social elements, according to the Wall Street Journal....
2019-08-13, 00:00

Verizon Sells Early Social-Media Darling Tumblr NEW YORK (AP) — Verizon is selling Tumblr, a darling of early social media, to the owner of blogging platform WordPress. Tumblr is known for its devoted fan base and has been home to angry posts from celebrities like Taylor Swift. It angered many users last year when it banned porn and “...
2019-08-13, 08:52

Verizon sells off early social media darling Tumblr Verizon acquired Tumblr through its purchase of Yahoo, which bought the social media platform for $1.1 billion in 2013.       ...
2019-08-13, 06:00

Verizon sells Tumblr just two years after acquiring social network Web services company Automattic, best known for running Wordpress.com, acquired TumblrSale price was not disclosed, but reports have put it at under $3mVerizon is selling Tumblr, just two years after buying the social network as part of its tumultuous $4.48bn Yahoo acquisition.Founded in 2007 as one...
2019-08-13, 06:52

Verizon sells Tumblr to WordPress, but don’t expect NSFW posts back After spending a few years doing pretty much nothing of note with the site, Verizon’s offloading Tumblr to Automattic, the company that owns WordPress. However, despite the new management, the site apparently won’t reinstate its NSFW content. We have big news to share today: @tumblr is joining Autom...
2019-08-13, 09:39

Verizon to Sell Tumblr to WordPress.com Owner Verizon has agreed to sell its blogging website Tumblr to the owner of popular online-publishing tool WordPress.com, unloading for a nominal amount a site that once fetched a purchase price of more than $1 billion....
2019-08-13, 01:39

Verizon will sell Tumblr to the owner of WordPress The rumors of Verizon selling Tumblr turned out to have merit. Verizon (Engadget's parent company) is selling the social network to Automattic, the company behind the blogging tool WordPress. It's not disclosing the size of the deal, but Automattic......
2019-08-13, 03:39

Verizon to sell Tumblr to WordPress owner Verizon Communications Inc said on Monday it would sell its blogging website Tumblr to Automattic Inc, the owner of popular online-publishing tool WordPress.com....
2019-08-13, 08:00

Verizon selling Tumblr to WordPress.com owner, but porn ban won’t go away Enlarge / The Tumblr application on an Asus Zenfone 2. (credit: Getty Images | kasinv) Verizon has agreed to sell Tumblr to Automattic Inc., the owner of WordPress.com, Verizon announced today. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. In addition to Tumblr, Automattic will "take on about 200 staffers...
2019-08-13, 00:52

Tumblr and the End of the Eyeballs-Are-Everything Era With a complicated design, an adult-content problem and only the vaguest idea how to make money, Tumblr was easy prey for trends much bigger than itself....
2019-08-18, 00:13

The Morning After: Tumblr has a new owner Hey, good morning! Welcome to Tuesday! Sony's newest product is a giant touchscreen for your car, Microsoft wants more people to subscribe to its Office products and Engadget's corporate sibling, Tumblr, is being sold to the owners of Wordpress. No......
2019-08-13, 16:00

Tumblr was bought for the same price as a modest family home in San Francisco Yesterday, Automattic, the creator of WordPress, announced it had acquired Tumblr for “less than $3 million” from its previous owner, Yahoo. It’s an inauspicious fall from grace for the site, which was previously sold to the search giant for $1.1 billion. Why did Yahoo sell one of its prized possess...
2019-08-13, 16:26

Live Blog: Mr. Mueller Goes to Congress Former Special Counsel Robert Mueller is having his day in the hot seat today before two House committees, where he will face questions about his report on Russian interference in the 2016 election and President Donald Trump’s efforts to influence his investigation....
2019-07-24, 16:39

Hog Blog: Iowa State Fair Edition Well you know what they say folks: politics is all about getting down there and rollin’ in the mud. You know who knows all about that? Hogs. Here at Splinter, we’re committed to delivering all the timeliest hogs that’re fit to print. And here they are, from the Iowa State fair....
2019-08-15, 00:52

Top 10 WordPress plugins for a fast, secure blog If you run your own blog on WordPress then you know how important it is to have a fast and secure website. Here are some plugins that will help you speed up and secure your WordPress blog....
2019-08-13, 21:39

EURO Under-21 Final: Germany 0-1 Spain live blog Germany's European title defense is on the rocks after conceding early against four-time winners Spain in a rerun of the 2017 EURO Under-21 final, which they won 1-0. Follow DW's live updates of the final in Udine....
2019-06-30, 21:52

EURO Under-21 Final: Germany vs Spain live blog Germany are looking to retain their European title as they take on four-time winners Spain in a rerun of the 2017 EURO Under-21 final, which they won 1-0. Follow DW's live updates of the final in Udine....
2019-06-30, 20:39

Live Blog: From Detroit, the Democratic Debates, Night 2 DETROIT—Greetings from Flint! The Root is at the Flint Development Center live-blogging the second night of debates, where the organization Black Voters Matter is holding a debate forum with locals watching the debate on the big screen....
2019-08-01, 05:00

Live Blog: From Detroit, the Democratic Debates, Night 1 Greetings from Detroit! The Root is here in the Motor City live-blogging the first night of debates from the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History, where the organization Black Voters Matter held a pre-debate forum with residents of Detroit, moderated by CNN commentator Angela Rye....
2019-07-31, 19:13

Microsoft E3 2019 live blog: we're here and ready for the Xbox Two We're live from the Microsoft Xbox E3 2019 conference at Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles. We'll be bringing you all the biggest Xbox news and announcements as they happen. So what are we expecting? The worst kept secret of the show is probably the unveiling of the next Xbox console (...
2019-06-09, 23:00

First 2020 Democratic primary debate -- Night 2 live blog Former Vice President Joe Biden, Sens. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., and Kamala Harris, D-Calif., and South Bend, Ind. Mayor Pete Buttigieg are among the ten Democrats who will take the stage in Miami tonight....
2019-06-28, 02:52

Frankfurt motor show 2019: Live blog and pictures All the news and car reveals from one of the world's most important motor shows Welcome to Autocar’s extended coverage of the Frankfurt motor show, one of Europe’s major motoring events and the place to see an extensive list of new cars make their debut. Traditionally the world’s largest motor show...
2019-09-09, 22:00

Second 2020 Democratic primary debate -- Night 2 live blog Former Vice President Joe Biden and Sens. Kamala Harris, D-Calif. and Cory Booker, D-N.J., are among the Democratic presidential candidates on stage in Detroit tonight as the party wraps up its second round of 2020 primary debates....
2019-07-31, 22:26

Blog: 3 Reasons Why India Lost World Cup And Why Dhoni Wasn't One Of Them MS Dhoni, the man with more than 10,000 ODI runs and a batting average in excess of 50, is still deemed as the "Best Finisher" by his fans and many cricket pundits....
2019-07-12, 13:00

Blog: India's Traffic Problem Needs Better Infrastructure More Than Just Hefty Fines The hefty fines under the new Motor Vehicle Act may not be enough to battle India's problem of traffic and road accidents or that is what the Institute of Road Traffic Education (IRTE) believes....
2019-09-13, 08:26

Promoted | 2019 Black Chili Driving Experience: live blog Follow every step of our amazing road trip across the south of France as 12 teams of Autocar readers put Continental’s tyre technology to the test Welcome to our 2019 Continental Black Chili Driving Experience live blog. We’re heading to the south of France, accompanied by 24 Autocar readers who hav...
2019-06-30, 12:00

Justice Dept. apologizes for email link to anti-Semitic blog The U.S. Justice Department has apologized for sending an email to immigration courts this week that contained a link to a white nationalist website....
2019-08-23, 21:13

Honor 20 launch live blog: follow along with our rolling coverage of the event Honor - the Chinese sub-brand of Huawei - has had a turbulent few days after restrictions were placed on the company's use of Android, but it's still going ahead with its next big phone launch.Today we're expecting to hear all about both the Honor 20 Pro and Honor 20. We'll be li...
2019-05-21, 14:32

The One With Elizabeth Warren: Splinter's 2020 Democratic Debate Live Blog The day you’ve all been waiting for is here. Kind of. Well, probably not. That’s tomorrow night. But hey, you’re here so you might as well stick around!...
2019-06-27, 20:52

Ex-FBI Special Counsel Robert Mueller testifies to Congress -- live blog Former FBI Special Counsel Robert Mueller arrived on Capitol Hill Wednesday to testify before two House committees on the FBI's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election....
2019-07-24, 15:39

Blog helps bank nearly quadruple office space on Park Avenue A tenant that signed a five-year lease in 2016 at 90 Park Ave. is nearly quadrupling its space — thanks to a blog post. San Francisco investment bank Financial Technology Partners has now extended and expanded into the entire 16th floor, or 26,322 square feet. It is currently located on a 6,500-squa...
2019-07-24, 04:26

Live Blog: From Houston, the Democratic Debate at Texas Southern University HOUSTON—Will Kamala Harris drag Joe Biden up to high heaven before her colored brethren at Texas Southern University? I don’t know if white men have edges, but I am sure the Senator from California will try and snatch Biden’s for sure. And will Cory Booker make another Kool-Aid reference? The youngi...
2019-09-13, 10:00

Rocket Mortgage Classic live blog: Updates from PGA Tour event in Detroit The PGA Tour returns to Michigan for the first time in a decade Thursday when play begins at the Rocket Mortgage Classic.        ...
2019-06-27, 20:39

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 launch live blog: we'll be reporting from Unpacked 2019 The Samsung Galaxy Note 10 launch date is today, August 7, and we'll be reporting live from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York to bring you all the news as it breaks.Rumors point towards at least two handset announcements today, with the Samsung Galaxy Note 10 tipped to arrive alongside ...
2019-08-07, 15:00

First American left hundreds of millions of records exposed, security blog reports The leading mortgage settlement and title insurance firm left 885 millions customer records accessible on the web, including personal data such as Social Security numbers....
2019-05-25, 04:52

BS 6 Honda Activa 125 Launch Live Blog; Prices, Images, Features, Specifications Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India is all set to launch the Bharat Stage 6 model of the Honda Activa 125 in India. Here are all the live updates from the launch event....
2019-09-11, 14:13

Security blog reports that First American left hundreds of millions of records exposed A leading mortgage settlement and title insurance company, First American Financial Corporation, left hundreds of millions of customer records accessible on the web, including personal information such as Social Security numbers, according to a report on a security blog Friday....
2019-05-25, 01:13

Rocket Mortgage Classic live blog: Updates from third round of PGA Tour event in Detroit The PGA Tour is back in Michigan and the scores are heating up in the third round of the Rocket Mortgage Classic.       ...
2019-06-29, 17:39

We Feel Dead Inside: Splinter's 2020 Democratic Debate Live Blog (Night 2!) Last night, we got our first real glimpse of the 2020 Democratic field. Tonight we get a second glimpse at even more of the 2020 Democratic field! (In case you haven’t heard, it’s a big ass field.)...
2019-06-28, 05:39

Rocket Mortgage Classic live blog: Updates from second round of PGA Tour event in Detroit The PGA Tour is back in Michigan and the scores are heating up in the second round of the Rocket Mortgage Classic.        ...
2019-06-28, 22:26

Meghan King Edmonds Reveals Son Hart Has "Irreversible Brain Damage" in Heartbreaking New Blog Meghan King Edmonds is living her worst nightmare. In a new, heartbreaking blog post, titled "My Hart," the Real Housewives of Orange County alum shared that her son Hart, 13......
2019-07-05, 14:52

Trail Blazers In Petty Feud With Local Publication Over Powerfully Inane Blog Post If, or more realistically, when the Portland Trail Blazers are eliminated, it will mark the end of the deepest playoff run for the franchise in almost 20 years. They should be focusing on this triumph, and what it portends for the future. Instead, the organization is picking a petty fight with a lo...
2019-05-21, 21:26

Rocket Mortgage Classic live blog: Updates from final round of PGA Tour event in Detroit The PGA Tour is back in Michigan and the scores are heating up in the final round of the Rocket Mortgage Classic.       ...
2019-06-30, 16:26

Barstool Sports Publishes Bizarre Blog On Missing Woman, Deletes It After Police Charge Suspect With Her Murder [Update] Today, Barstool Sports published a blog about University of Utah student Mackenzie Lueck, who had been missing since June 17. The post, which was tonally confounding and appeared under the headline “College Student Mackenzie Lueck, Fan Of Call Her Daddy And Proud Sugar Baby, Still Missing; Sorority ...
2019-06-29, 02:00

WWDC 2019 live blog: we'll be live from San Jose, California for Apple's keynote WWDC 2019 kicks off today with a big keynote presentation from Tim Cook and co, where we expect to learn details of Apple's next generation of software including iOS 13 for iPhone, iPad and iPod, Watch OS 6 for (yep, you've guessed it) Apple Watch, as well as macOS 10.15 for its line of Ma...
2019-06-03, 12:13

WWDC 2019 live blog: we're live at Apple's keynote event WWDC 2019 kicks off today with a big keynote presentation from Tim Cook and co, during which we expect to learn details of Apple's next generation of software, including iOS 13 for iPhone, iPad and iPod, Watch OS 6 for (yep, you've guessed it) Apple Watch, as well as macOS 10.15 for its li...
2019-06-03, 19:00

Activist Wants AT&T to Be More Like Verizon An activist investor’s attempt to force a strategy revamp at AT&T spotlights the diverging paths the two largest U.S. wireless carriers have taken in search of growth....
2019-09-10, 14:52

Verizon's 5G network and coverage: all you need to know Verizon Wireless was among the first carriers to roll out a commercial 5G network in the United States.Verizon's 5G network went live in April of 2019, but its availability at launch was extremely scant. To be perfectly precise, the network was available in some parts of downtown Chicago and Minneap...
2019-06-13, 01:26

Verizon Moto Z4 first update is all about 5G It's totally reasonable to have software updates for smartphones at launch. Game developers are doing it more often than not, so why not smartphone vendors if they feel their products really need some last minute changes before reaching customers hands.The Moto Z4 has just hit the shelves at Verizon...
2019-06-14, 03:26

How to Get Verizon to Block Robocalls for You After endless complaints from customers, service providers are making moves to reduce—and hopefully eliminate—the modern-day nuisance of robocalls. Verizon customers have been able to download a free spam filter that blocks robocalls on iOS and Android, but some Android users are now automatically e...
2019-08-29, 03:39

Verizon wants you to pay $650 plus $85 a month for a 5G hotspot Enlarge / A Verizon booth at Mobile World Congress Americas in Los Angeles in September 2018. (credit: Verizon) Verizon's 5G mobile service is available in just a handful of cities, but the carrier is charging premium prices to the few people who live in range of the network. Verizon yesterday ann...
2019-07-20, 03:13

Motorola will soon have three 5G-capable smartphones on Verizon Technically, Verizon only sells one smartphone capable of tapping into the carrier's next-gen 5G technology (in "select" parts of two US cities) out the box. But before the Galaxy S10 5G was even released, Big Red allowed its subscribers in Chicago and Minneapolis to pair the affordable Moto Z3 with...
2019-05-30, 17:52

LG's V50 ThinQ 5G comes to Verizon on June 20th It's still slim pickings for 5G smartphones in the US, but your choices are widening ever so slightly. Verizon (Engadget's parent company) is adding the LG V50 ThinQ to its 5G lineup on June 20th, ending Sprint's brief head start on carrying the hand......
2019-06-19, 01:39

Do you know this man from HBO's Silicon Valley or from those Verizon commercials? Quick question: Who is that guy up above? You’re reading The A.V. Club, unless you came here on accident, so you probably know that he’s Thomas Middleditch, the star of HBO’s Silicon Valley, as well as kid detective JJ O’Malaman, one of Dwight’s relatives from that backdoor pilot on The Office, and ...
2019-08-27, 03:52

Verizon warns that mid-band 5G will perform more like 4G Not all 5G is created equal, a Verizon executive warns, and only urban areas should expect the full high-speed 5G experience for some time to come.Read More...
2019-08-08, 14:13

Huawei asks Verizon to pay for over 200 patents - WSJ Huawei Technologies Co Ltd has told Verizon Communications that the carrier should pay licensing fees for more than 200 of its patents, the Wall Street Journal reported https://www.wsj.com/articles/huawei-presses-verizon-to-pay-for-patents-11560354414?mod=searchresults&page=1&pos=2 on Wednesday, cit...
2019-06-12, 19:13

Android 9.0 Pie for Moto G6 goes live at Verizon Verizon has just confirmed that it has released the long-awaited Moto G6 Android 9.0 Pie update. The information published on the carrier's website includes mentions the April security patch, as well as other improvements specific to Motorola smartphones.Overall, Moto G6 owners should notice importa...
2019-06-07, 10:52

Verizon's first 5G hotspot is $500 with a two-year contract Verizon (Engadget's parent company) has unveiled the latest device that connects to its 5G network. The Inseego MiFi M1000 is the first 5G hotspot available through Verizon, and it costs $650 upfront. If that's a little out of your price range, there......
2019-07-18, 21:26

Verizon deal knocks $300 off the Pixel 3 With Father's Day coming a week from this Sunday, Verizon has a good deal on the Google Pixel 3 (spotted first by Droid-Life). Buy a Pixel 3 on a 24-month payment plan and you'll save $300 in the form of 24 monthly bill credits. The deal doesn't require a trade-in, but you will have to burn an upgra...
2019-06-08, 08:00

The best Verizon Wireless plans in May 2019 The best Verizon plan for you is going to depend largely on what you need to use it for. Verizon has a wide variety of plan types, from premium unlimited data plans to cheap prepaid plans with a touch of data to let you check emails now and then.To figure out which Verizon plan is best for you, you&...
2019-05-23, 00:00

Verizon's New 'Unlimited' Plans Are Just Screwing With Us Now Starting August 5th, Verizon is rolling out a new batch of “Unlimited” plans. But after seeing the names of the company’s new offering and what they include, I feel like Inigo Montoya from The Princess Bride: “You keep using that word. I do not think it means what you think it means.”...
2019-08-02, 19:26

Verizon was looking to sell Yahoo Finance Verizon earlier this year looked for buyers for Yahoo Finance, one of the most popular internet destinations for financial news and portfolio management tools, three people familiar with the matter told Reuters this week....
2019-07-12, 02:39

Huawei asks Verizon to pay for over 200 patents: WSJ Huawei Technologies Co Ltd has told Verizon Communications Inc that the U.S. carrier should pay licensing fees for more than 200 of the Chinese telecoms equipment maker's patents, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday, citing people familiar with the matter....
2019-06-12, 22:00

Huawei Presses Verizon to Pay for Patents Huawei Technologies has told Verizon Communications that the carrier should pay licensing fees for more than 200 of its patents, further escalating tensions between the Chinese company and the U.S....
2019-06-12, 18:13

Verizon: 5G speeds on low-spectrum bands will be more like “good 4G” Enlarge / A Verizon booth at Mobile World Congress Americas in Los Angeles in September 2018. (credit: Verizon) 5G won't be much different from 4G outside dense urban areas, a Verizon executive said yesterday. The massive hype around 5G has focused on speed improvements expected on millimeter-wave...
2019-08-08, 23:00

UPDATE 1-Huawei asks Verizon to pay for over 200 patents - WSJ Huawei Technologies Co Ltd has told Verizon Communications Inc that the U.S. carrier should pay licensing fees for more than 200 of the Chinese telecoms equipment maker's patents, the Wall Street Journal reported https://www.wsj.com/articles/huawei-presses-verizon-to-pay-for-patents-11560354414?mod=...
2019-06-12, 19:13

Verizon enlists Boingo to help it bring 5G indoors Sure, real 5G is up to three times faster than LTE, but there are a few caveats. As we discovered in Chicago, 5G doesn't always hold up when you're trying to use it indoors. Even a pane of glass can cause your signal to flicker between 5G and 4G. Ver......
2019-08-22, 21:13

Verizon’s dumb new ‘unlimited’ plans could hobble it in the 5G era Something happened on Verizon's path to becoming the industry leader in 5G, as confusing offerings diluted the strength of its network assets and marketing.Read More...
2019-08-03, 20:00

Verizon to start selling the TicWatch Pro smartwatch soon It might sound weird for some, but Mobvoi, the company behind the TicWatch brand, might be on to something. After successfully making the TicWatch name popular in the United States, the company might soon team up with a major carrier to offer customers one of its best smartwatches, the TicWatch Pro....
2019-06-14, 03:26

Best Buy has the Verizon-locked Moto Z4 on sale for as little as $120 after $380 discount The Moto Z4 might not be on par with the best high-end smartphones on the market today in terms of processing power (and a beefier Z4 Force is apparently not happening), but a bunch of early discounts and bundle deals are massively boosting the appeal of the modular upper mid-ranger. You can get the...
2019-06-14, 12:26

Verizon just introduced four new unlimited plans that are cheaper than before Verizon may never make choosing a data plan easy for customers, but at least it occasionally cuts prices. On Friday, the mobile carrier announced a revamped set of four unlimited plans to replace the previous three, theoretically giving customers more choice when it comes to picking a plan that best...
2019-08-02, 22:26

Affordable LG K40 coming soon to the US (will work on T-Mobile, Verizon, AT&T) After releasing the high-end G8 ThinQ and V50 ThinQ, LG is now getting ready to launch a third 2019 smartphone in the US. This time, however, we're talking about a lower end model - the LG K40. Officially announced back in February, the K40 has a product page on Best Buy's website, where it's presen...
2019-06-28, 19:39

Samsung Galaxy Watch gets the One UI update at Verizon It's been almost a month since Samsung kicked off the One UI update rollout to some of its older smartwatches, but it looks like not all models got it yet. For example, the LTE-enabled Galaxy Watch received the One UI update just one week ago, while the T-Mobile Galaxy Watch got it around the same t...
2019-06-18, 18:39

The FCC allows AT&T, Verizon and other carriers to block more suspected robocalls The new rules allow carriers to enroll consumers in call-blocking tools by default, but the FCC did not mandate that telecom giants offer these services for free, sparking sharp criticism from one Democratic commissioner....
2019-06-06, 22:00

FCC allows AT&T, Verizon and other carriers to block more suspected robocalls The new rules allow carriers to enroll consumers in call-blocking tools by default, but the FCC did not mandate that telecom giants offer these services for free, sparking sharp criticism from one Democratic commissioner....
2019-06-06, 22:00

BlackBerry KEY2 LE goes on sale at Verizon for $450 outright Five months after TCL, the company behind BlackBerry smartphones, teased the Verizon BlackBerry KEY2 LE, the device is finally making its way to virtual shelves. The Big Red has just announced that business and enterprise customers can purchase the BlackBerry KEY2 LE for $450 outright. Also, the KEY...
2019-05-31, 11:00

Verizon's next mobile 5G cities are Denver and Providence Verizon (Engadget's parent company) has revealed the next two cities for its 5G mobile network: Denver and Providence. The network goes live in the former today, while the carrier will flip the switch in the Rhode Island capital July 1st....
2019-06-27, 19:39

Verizon to start locking phones for 60 days Verizon has succeeded in gaining a partial waiver from the "C-block rules" put in place in 2007 which allows the carrier to add a temporary lock on all new phones....
2019-06-27, 19:39

University of Michigan's self-driving car lab now runs on Verizon 5G Verizon (Engadget's parent company) is continuing its very gradual 5G rollout, but this time it's more about the future of transportation than the phone in your hands. The carrier's 5G network is now live at the University of Michigan's Mcity test f......
2019-09-11, 17:52

Verizon Ventures Prepares for 5G Startup Wave As wireless carriers begin rolling out next-generation 5G network technology and as 5G-enabled smartphones reach consumers, some investors are readying for a boom in new startups....
2019-09-12, 23:26

Verizon's plan: Consumers win, investors lose Verizon has decided to bring back unlimited data plans. But while that's great for its subscribers, it's awful news for investors. It's another sign of how brutally competitive the telecom business is. And it's hurting Verizon's stock....
2019-05-21, 16:13

T-Mobile blasts AT&T and Verizon for ‘outright lies about 5G’ While awaiting approval of his proposed merger with Sprint, the CEO of T-Mobile is blasting larger rivals for misleading customers about 5G.Read More...
2019-06-21, 05:13

Verizon's First 5G Hotspot Will Cost You $650—and You Better Watch Your Data While 5G is still very new, we’ve already seen a handful of 5G-ready phones like the Galaxy S10 5G, LG V50 5G, and the Moto Z4 (with a 5G mod of course). So now, alongside the launch of 5G service in St. Paul, Minnesota, Verizon is announcing its first 5G hotspot: the Inseego MiFi 1000.Read more......
2019-07-19, 02:26

Verizon to expand 5G network coverage to two new locations in the US One day after T-Mobile revealed where exactly it will launch its 5G services, Verizon announced new details about its own 5G network coverage. At the moment, the Big Red flipped the switch on 5G service in just two US cities – Chicago and Minneapolis. Of course, 5G service will only be available in ...
2019-06-27, 19:26

Verizon will launch home 5G everywhere mobile service is available Verizon (Engadget's parent company) may be rolling out 5G at a pokey pace, but at least you won't have to choose which kind of 5G you get. Consumer division chief Ronan Dunne told investors that fixed 5G Home service will "in due course" be availabl......
2019-09-15, 23:39

Verizon 5G: phones, coverage map and rollout cities While Verizon started rolling out 5G for homes last fall, it's currently bringing the next generation of mobile communication tech online with a nationwide rollout this year. But where is it coming first and which phones will you be able to use on it?The carrier hasn’t released any speci...
2019-05-31, 23:26

Verizon is the first US carrier to update the LG V40 ThinQ to Android 9.0 Pie Despite the fact that T-Mobile teased the upcoming release of the LG V40 ThinQ Android 9.0 Pie update about two weeks ago, Verizon is actually the first US carrier to offer the update to its customers.The announcement published on Verizon's website mentions that the Android 9.0 Pie update is rolling...
2019-05-25, 01:52

Verizon to bring its 5G network to New York “in the very near future” Sprint recently launched 5G services in four cities, but the carrier doesn't offer full coverage in these areas. AT&T, on the other hand, has decided to offer access by invitation to customers in 19 cities. Last but not least, Verizon announced not long ago that its 5G network is available in Chicag...
2019-05-31, 11:00

Verizon will now auto-block spam calls Hatred of spam calls and robocalls is one of the few certainties of life you could put right up there with the inevitability of death and taxes. They’re universally despised, while also metastasizing into a nearly out-of-control problem, which is why spam call-blocking mobile apps and services...
2019-08-28, 05:00

Verizon brings 5G coverage to 13 stadiums as NFL season begins When Bears and Packers fans descend on Chicago's Soldier Field tonight for the start a new football season, they'll be in one of 13 NFL stadiums that now has 5G connectivity. Coinciding with the start of the 2019-2020 NFL season, Verizon (Engadget's......
2019-09-05, 20:13

Verizon’s 5G network isn’t good enough to cover an entire NFL stadium Enlarge / A Verizon logo at GSMA Mobile World Congress 2019 on February 26, 2019 in Barcelona, Spain. (credit: Getty Images | David Ramos) Verizon yesterday announced that its 5G service is available in 13 NFL stadiums but said the network is only able to cover "parts" of the seating areas. Verizo...
2019-09-07, 00:00

Verizon's deal takes the Samsung Galaxy A50 down to $10 per month Some of the models that belong to Samsung's hot-selling mid-range Galaxy A line are coming to the U.S. The Galaxy A10e, the Galaxy A20 and the Galaxy A50 are all expected to be available from major U.S. carriers this year. Right now, the Galaxy A50 can be purchased from Verizon for only $10 a month....
2019-06-27, 19:26

FCC ruling gives Verizon approval to lock new phones for 60 days Back in February, Verizon asked the FCC to allow it to SIM lock for 60 days all new phones that it sells. At the time, the nation's largest carrier said that it requested this to protect its customers from fraud and identity theft. Because the company is the only one of the four major wireless opera...
2019-06-27, 19:26

Advertisers have got lazy and must be more creative says Verizon's chief marketer Verizon's Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) Diego Scotti has said the ad industry needs to be more creative if it is to get people to watch advertising, or face more people signing up to subscription services to cut ads....
2019-06-18, 14:39

Verizon CEO expects 5G in 50% of U.S. land by 2020, 50% of phones by 2024 A prickly TV interview suggested that 5G might take longer to reach customers than expected, but Hans Vestberg's responses aren't as bad as they looked.Read More...
2019-08-01, 18:52

Verizon brings 5G connectivity to 13 NFL stadiums in time for kickoff Verizon is adding 5G to 13 NFL stadiums in time for the Bears-Packers kickoff. AT&T will have 5G at AT&T Stadium where the Cowboys play.       ...
2019-09-05, 22:13

Verizon and AT&T bring 5G connectivity to 13 NFL stadiums in time for kickoff Verizon is adding 5G to 13 NFL stadiums in time for the start of this weekend's kickoff. AT&T will have 5G at AT&T Stadium where the Cowboys play.       ...
2019-09-05, 19:00

Verizon temporarily drops the 5G fee on its most expensive data plans Verizon (Engadget's parent company) is shaking up its offerings. Today, it introduced four new unlimited plans -- Start, Play More, Do More and Get More -- which will replace the three current unlimited plans. Surprisingly, each new plan is $5 less e......
2019-08-02, 22:26

Verizon’s bizarre 5G rollout now covers some seats in 13 NFL stadiums The U.S. carrier continues its odd 5G network expansions by covering some seats in certain NFL stadiums, including cities with no street-level coverage.Read More...
2019-09-05, 21:26

5G bands explained: Verizon vs AT&T vs Sprint vs T-Mobile vs World 5G is here. Well, at least in a few places in the US. The network of the future has started rolling out in the United States and across the globe across various carriers and starting in the first half of 2019, users can get a taste of what 5G really means. And that's much, much faster download and u...
2019-06-14, 03:26

Update Verizon's App to Fix a Huge Call Delay Bug in Android 10 On the list of “annoying quirks about my device,” I suspect that having to wait anywhere from 20 to 60 seconds for a phone call to connect would be pretty high on anyone’s list. And that’s exactly the bug that some Verizon users are dealing with after upgrading to Android 10—painfully problematic de...
2019-09-10, 19:39

Verizon and AT&T iPhone XS comes with a $350 Target gift card deal Target has a new in-store deal that is valid only for the iPhone XS in gold color, for some reason. These obviously don't sell as well as in China, and Target is giving you $350 in instant gift cards with a new line activation or upgrade on Verizon or AT&T. The $350 amount was only in ad flyers befo...
2019-05-27, 16:39

How T-Mobile, AT&T, Verizon and Sprint fight robocalls on their network Your cell phone provider can help protect you from robocalls. These are the tools T-Mobile, Verizon, AT&T and Sprint offer to their customers.       ...
2019-07-08, 14:39

Verizon expands its 5G network to Atlanta, Detroit, Indianapolis and DC Verizon (Engadget's parent company) looks to be on track to meet its goal of bringing 5G coverage to more than 30 US cities this year. It has nearly doubled the number of locales in which 5G service is available by activating it in Atlanta, Detroit,......
2019-07-31, 18:00

Verizon avoided a decade’s worth of taxes—a new law could make it pay up Enlarge / A Verizon logo at GSMA Mobile World Congress 2019 on February 26, 2019 in Barcelona, Spain. (credit: Getty Images | David Ramos) Verizon has avoided paying local taxes on telecom equipment in many New Jersey municipalities over the past decade, but a proposed state law would force the co...
2019-06-05, 02:26

Samsung's mid-range Galaxy A50 is already discounted by $110 to $240 with Verizon installments Like almost every other major smartphone vendor, Samsung is going through a bit of a rough patch, as both global sales numbers and profits derived from the mobile business have been steadily dropping the last couple of years or so. While in the long run the company expects next-gen 5G connectivity a...
2019-06-17, 11:26

Huawei reportedly asks Verizon to pay more than $1 billion for over 230 patents Huawei has told Verizon that the U.S. carrier should pay licensing fees for more than 230 of the Chinese telecoms equipment maker's patents and in aggregate is seeking more than $1 billion....
2019-06-13, 16:52

Support a Local Teacher for Free With Your Verizon Up Membership If you’re a Verizon Up member, you get $10 to support a teacher near you—a promotion that’s good through the end of the month. To use it, go to your Verizon Up app and find the offer. Click “Use now” on the page to get your specific coupon code....
2019-08-13, 23:00

Huawei asks Verizon to pay over $1 billion for over 230 patents: source Huawei Technologies Co Ltd has told Verizon Communications Inc that the U.S. carrier should pay licensing fees for more than 230 of the Chinese telecoms equipment maker's patents and in aggregate is seeking more than $1 billion, a person briefed on the matter said on Wednesday....
2019-06-12, 23:39

Verizon brings 5G to Atlanta, Detroit, Indianapolis, and Washington D.C. Verizon's 5G network opens today in parts of four more cities, this time including very significant coverage for Washington D.C., where regulators work.Read More...
2019-07-31, 19:26

Verizon has the fastest and best mobile network, study shows Verizon wears crown for having fastest and most reliable mobile network, a study shows. Meanwhile, Verizon delivered the fastest downloads in Dayton.       ...
2019-07-16, 06:52

Verizon might launch three new Unlimited plans, 5G access is included for a fee Word is Big Red plans to rehash its Unlimited plans or launch three new ones very soon. Apparently, Verizon jumped the gun on its new products, but the carrier quickly removed any mention of the new plans after they were noticed by customers and taken to Reddit.The folks over at Droid-life managed t...
2019-07-04, 02:00

Motorola Moto Z4 goes on sale at Verizon at half price The Moto Z4 went on pre-order late last month with the first shipments being sent as early as last week for those who placed their orders via Motorola's online store. However, the bulk of the sales are probably going to happen at Verizon, as many Motorola fans have waited for the Big Red to finally ...
2019-06-14, 03:26

Verizon is selling the Samsung Galaxy Buds for $99, a 23% discount The other day we told you that the Samsung Galaxy Buds wireless Bluetooth earphones were the second most popular in the "true wireless hearables" category during the first quarter. Apple's AirPods dominated this segment of the accessories market with a larger than 50% slice of the pie. For Samsung, ...
2019-06-16, 04:13

Get the popular Moto G6 at only $48 with Verizon activation or installment plans Even though it's certainly not the most powerful smartphone released by Motorola stateside in the last year or so, the mid-range Moto G6 has proven exceptionally popular for the brand's hardcore fans on tight budgets, frequently scoring big discounts in refurbished condition, with upfront Verizon ac...
2019-05-21, 15:26

Verizon will automatically opt Android customers into its anti-robocall app Verizon (Engadget's parent company) rolled out a free version of its spam filter earlier this year in a bid to counteract the tiresome robocalls that so often plague our lives. Now, if you're on Android, you'll get it as standard, so you don't need t......
2019-08-27, 17:39

Everything ThermoWorks Sells Is 15% Off, Which Hardly Ever Happens When it comes to measuring the temperature of food, ThermoWorks is the be-all, end-all brand you can trust. And while we’re used to seeing individual ThermoWorks products on sale from time to time, today’s 15% off sitewide sale is extremely rare.Read more......
2019-08-07, 12:39

Verizon teams with Boingo for indoor 5G Ultra Wideband service The companies are focused on places like airports, stadiums and arenas, office buildings, and hotels, where a hyper-dense network can power high-speed, low latency connections....
2019-08-23, 00:26

Verizon launches advanced messaging solution for Samsung Galaxy S9/S9+ Verizon is the newest name that joins the list of US carriers supporting Google's unified advanced messaging solution known as RCS (Rich Communication Services). For the time being, just two phones will be compatible with RCS – Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+, but Verizon says that additional phones will ...
2019-06-07, 10:52

Verizon demands $880 from rural library for just 0.44GB of roaming data Enlarge (credit: Verizon) A small library that lends out mobile hotspots is facing a tough budget decision because one of its borrowers accidentally ran up $880 in roaming fees, and Verizon refuses to waive or reduce the charges. The library has an "unlimited" data plan for the hotspots, but Veriz...
2019-08-10, 02:00

Verizon resurrects media business as safe haven on the internet Banning pornography from Tumblr was not necessarily meant to define Verizon Media's strategy to turn around a collection of Internet has-beens. But that is how it has played out....
2019-07-18, 12:26

Verizon's fiber network connects NBA arenas for 1080p broadcasts Verizon (Engadget's parent company) plans to connect all NBA arenas to a high-speed fiber network for better HD broadcast support. When the network is up and running in the second half of 2020, the league will be able to broadcast games from every te......
2019-06-15, 01:39

The Internet broke today: Facebook, Verizon, and more see major outages Enlarge / The Internet this week, more or less (credit: torange.biz (modified)) Last week, Verizon caused a major BGP misroute that took large chunks of the Internet, including CDN company Cloudflare, partially down for a day. This week, the rest of the Internet has apparently asked Verizon to hol...
2019-07-04, 19:00

UPDATE 3-Huawei asks Verizon to pay over $1 billion for over 230 patents -source Huawei Technologies Co Ltd has told Verizon Communications Inc that the U.S. carrier should pay licensing fees for more than 230 of the Chinese telecoms equipment maker's patents and in aggregate is seeking more than $1 billion, a person briefed on the matter said on Wednesday....
2019-06-12, 23:39

AT&T outclassed Verizon in hurricane response, and it wasn’t close, union says Enlarge / PANAMA CITY, Fla. - OCTOBER 19: Mark Mauldin hangs a sign near the front of his property expressing his dissatisfaction with his Verizon cell phone service following Hurricane Michael, which slammed into the Florida Panhandle on October 10. (credit: Getty Images | Scott Olson ) After Hur...
2019-05-22, 00:39

Verizon will launch the LG V50 ThinQ 5G on June 20th; save up to $450 with trade In a couple of days, Verizon customers searching for a phone that supports its Ultra Wideband 5G network will have another option to choose from. On June 20th, the LG V50 ThinQ 5G joins the Moto Z3, Moto Z4, and the Samsung Galaxy S10 5G as phones available from the carrier that will connect to its ...
2019-06-18, 20:26

5G bands cheat sheet: Verizon vs AT&T vs Sprint vs T-Mobile vs World 5G is here. Well, at least in a few places in the US. The network of the future has started rolling out in the United States and across the globe across various carriers and starting in the first half of 2019, users can get a taste of what 5G really means. And that's much, much faster download and u...
2019-06-14, 17:00

Verizon and Boingo will bring millimeter wave 5G inside buildings A leading indoor Wi-Fi company will help Verizon bring 5G cellular service indoors, including to stadiums, residential buildings, and other public spaces.Read More...
2019-08-22, 23:13

Verizon plans 5G Home Internet in every city where it deploys mobile 5G Enlarge / A Verizon ad for its 5G Home service. (credit: Verizon) Verizon says it will bring its "5G Home" Internet service to every market where it deploys 5G mobile service. That might not be saying much, given how limited Verizon's early 5G deployments are. But it would mean that at least some ...
2019-09-14, 02:00

Rumor has Verizon close to making an announcement that will differentiate it from rivals While T-Mobile loves to brag about fixing customer pain points with each Un-Carrier move, here's a pain point that no carrier appears willing to fix. When you send in your broken phone to be replaced under warranty, even if you just purchased it, you will most likely receive a refurbished unit. Now ...
2019-06-09, 20:39

Verizon, AT&T and T-Mobile's plan prices are globally high, and 5G is not to blame The US is often pinned as an example for the world's richest country, but that record GDP is arguably built on constant overpaying for stuff that boosts the number to stratospheric heights. A $23 trillion real estate market? Check. A $3.5 trillion healthcare spending per year thanks to obscure drug ...
2019-06-21, 18:13

Explainer: Why is Huawei seeking $1 billion patent deal with Verizon? Huawei is demanding Verizon Communications Inc pay $1 billion to license the rights to patented technology, signaling a potential shift in the embattled Chinese company's strategy for the U.S. market....
2019-06-14, 13:52

OnePlus 7 Pro users are experiencing some pretty bizarre issues on Verizon The OnePlus 7 Pro is without a doubt one of the world's best Android smartphones, but despite this bad boy essentially escalating its manufacturer's status in the mobile industry from underdog and flagship killer to top dog and flagship maker, there are still a few things that could have been better...
2019-05-24, 19:52

Motorola Moto G7 hits lowest price yet at Best Buy (Sprint, Verizon, and AT&T only) Officially released in the US three months ago, the Motorola Moto G7 is one of the best affordable smartphones on the market. While the handset's regular price is $299.99, Motorola is currently selling it for $269.99, thus letting you save $30. But we discovered that you could save an unprecedented ...
2019-05-24, 19:52

Huawei shrugs off Verizon patent talks as 'common' business Huawei pegged its patent talks with U.S. carrier Verizon as "common" business activity and said such negotiations should not be politicized, days after a senator filed legislation to prevent the Chinese firm from seeking damages in U.S. courts....
2019-06-27, 19:26

Verizon will hook you up with a gift card if you spend at least $100 on select accessories Verizon isn't generally known for its generosity when it comes to either service rates or smartphone prices, but if you're currently in the market for a smartwatch, some decent headphones, a Bluetooth speaker, a smart speaker, Moto Mod, or various other accessories, the nation's largest wireless net...
2019-06-06, 23:13

Exclusive: Verizon sought buyers for Yahoo Finance - sources Verizon Communications Inc earlier this year looked for buyers for Yahoo Finance, one of the most popular internet destinations for financial news and portfolio management tools, three people familiar with the matter told Reuters this week....
2019-07-11, 19:13

Verizon Adds Wireless Customers, Defends Early 5G Service Verizon Communications added more wireless customers in the second quarter than some analysts expected as the carrier stepped up its promotions and pushed to bring faster 5G wireless service to more cities....
2019-08-01, 16:26

Motorola Moto Z4 hands-on: Snapdragon 675 and killer price on Verizon There was a time when Motorola’s smartphones spurred excitement and anticipation among consumers, who often viewed them as being top contenders in the space. Over the course of the last several years, however, its flagship Moto Z line of smartphones have slowly become a distant memory when compared ...
2019-05-30, 17:52

6D.ai creates platform for a 3D map of the world 6D.ai aims to build a 3D map of the world using only smartphone cameras. Today, the company announced a partnership with Qualcomm to further that goal.Read More...
2019-08-27, 17:13

Leaked Verizon timeline reveals release dates of Pixel 4 and iPhone 11 Just hours after Google shocked all of us by partially unveiling the design of the Pixel 4 months ahead of schedule, confirming many of the leaks that had sprung up in recent weeks in the process, a release date for the phone might have emerged. On Thursday morning, VentureBeat’s Evan Blass sh...
2019-06-14, 00:13

FOCUS-Verizon resurrects media business as safe haven on the internet Banning pornography from Tumblr was not necessarily meant to define Verizon Media's strategy to turn around a collection of Internet has-beens. But that is how it has played out....
2019-07-18, 12:39

Huawei's $1 billion patent demand from Verizon is not ransom money (results) image: XinhuaIn light of the revelations that Huawei's patent licensing chief has sent a letter to Verizon asking for a cool $1 billion in exchange for granting access to the company's 4G/5G network and other patents, we asked you who's in the right. Almost three quarters of our respondents give the...
2019-06-14, 17:00

Verizon beats profit estimates as monthly phone subscribers jump Verizon Communications Inc on Thursday beat second-quarter profit estimates as the largest U.S. mobile carrier added far more net monthly phone subscribers than expected....
2019-08-01, 15:52

T-Mobile vs Verizon 5G download speed and coverage tests scorch the Galaxy S10 5G T-Mobile recently became the fourth major US carrier to flip the 5G switch, and the wait has been worth it, judging from tests run around New York City. While all four carriers now consistently log 200Mbps+ on their limited 5G networks, T-Mobile managed to provide the most uninterrupted coverage, th...
2019-07-03, 16:39

Verizon is the first US carrier to start long overdue Android Pie delivery for LG G7 ThinQ According to Google's recently refreshed (after a long time) Android distribution chart, only a little over 10 percent of active devices running the world's most popular mobile OS are currently on the latest platform version. That's certainly a disappointing number considering the already advanced a...
2019-06-05, 10:52

Verizon will take pre-orders on the LG V50 ThinQ 5G starting June 20th; save up to $450 with trade In a couple of days, Verizon customers searching for a phone that supports its Ultra Wideband 5G network will have another option to choose from. On June 20th, the LG V50 ThinQ 5G joins the Moto Z3, Moto Z4, and the Samsung Galaxy S10 5G as phones available from the carrier that will connect to its ...
2019-06-18, 18:39

Verizon kicks off prepaid promotion that offers double the data and up to 16GB for $45 Verizon is trying to increase its pool of prepaid customers with a brand new promotion that offers double the data for the same price. The promotion kicked off early today and won't last for long, but it's eligible for mixing with other Verizon plans if you wish.Spotted by Droid-life, the limited ti...
2019-05-22, 02:00

Samsung's well spec'd Galaxy A50 mid-ranger hits Verizon on June 13th As far back as April, we had heard that a trio of Samsung's new Galaxy A mid-rangers would be heading to the states. And a recent update to the Samsung Pay app "confirmed" that the Galaxy A50 was coming to the U.S. Today, Samsung announced that the latter model will be accompanied by the Galaxy A20 ...
2019-06-11, 20:26

WPP sells minority stake in Chime for $68.9 Mln WPP Plc said it sold its minority stake in sports, entertainment and communications company Chime for 54.4 million pounds ($68.91 million), as the world's biggest advertising company looks to sell non-core assets and return to growth....
2019-07-01, 11:26

Supreme Collector Sells 1,300 Accessories For £200,000 The privately-owned edit, ranging in price and rarity, comprised a pinball machine, boxing kit, mini bike, Stratocaster, soup set, squirt gun and kayak, as well as myriad other pieces of aesthetic and functional value...
2019-05-29, 14:00

Pistol that Van Gogh used to shoot himself sells for $145,000 The gun Dutch artist Vincent Van Gogh is believed to have used to commit suicide in France in 1890, shooting himself in the chest after years of mental anguish, sold for 130,000 euros ($145,700) at auction in Paris on Wednesday....
2019-06-19, 18:39

Fifth Avenue pad, once city’s priciest, sells for 55% off The largest unit in one of Fifth Avenue’s most prestigious co-ops just sold for less than half of its original $120 million asking price. Susan Gutfreund, the widow of banker John Gutfreund, has sold the 22-room duplex they shared at 834 Fifth Ave. for $53 million, according to a transfer tax ...
2019-09-11, 12:39

Mercedes-Benz Sells 19 Convertibles Right Now There’s a lot of exciting stuff happening in transportation in 2019, but let’s pause to appreciate the fact that we’re living in a moment at which Mercedes-Benz sells six different classes of convertible cars and 19 different models....
2019-09-11, 20:39

Immaculate Set Of Pokémon Cards Sells For $107,010 A complete set of first-edition Pokémon cards just sold for $107,010 on Goldin Auctions. But don’t worry—it’s extremely unlikely the card binder your mom threw out would have sold for anywhere near that....
2019-08-14, 00:13

Best Buy now sells smart gym equipment for the home The electronics retailer has started selling workout equipment, including indoor cycling bikes, compression recovery systems and connected treadmills.       ...
2019-06-18, 19:52

Gun That Vincent Van Gogh "Shot Himself With" Sells For $182,000 The revolver with which Vincent van Gogh is believed to have shot himself sold for 162,500 euros ($182,000) at a Paris auction on Wednesday -- nearly three times the estimate....
2019-06-19, 20:00

Seattle man sells grubby old NES cartridge for $13,000 Earlier this week, a guy walked into a Seattle video game store with a sack full of original Nintendo (NES) cartridges. Presumably tired of playing a selection of old, boring games that, according to an Ars Technica article, included stuff like California Games and Rush’N Attack, he presented retro ...
2019-08-10, 00:26

Natixis' H20 arm sells some of its bonds portfolio H20, the London-based fund management arm of French bank Natixis which has been hit by outflows of money, said on Monday it had sold some of its bonds portfolio....
2019-06-24, 08:00

At re:MARS, Amazon sells itself as an AI innovator As the major cloud providers compete for customers with a growing number of AI services, Amazon is attempting to bolster its reputation in the field....
2019-06-07, 16:52

Toyota's New GA-B Platform Is For The Small Cars Toyota launched its highly versatile Toyota New Global Architecture modular platforms in 2015. They underpin both Toyota and Lexus models, and now there’s a new application just for small cars....
2019-09-06, 17:13

Don’t look now, but the PC is the world’s biggest gaming platform I dare you to think up a better image for a "PC gaming win." (credit: dno1967b / Flickr) If you follow the business side of the game industry at all, you're probably sick of hearing how mobile gaming is a fast-growing business juggernaut destined to overtake all other forms of digital entertainmen...
2019-05-21, 15:52

Alibaba opens up its B2B platform to US sellers One third of the buyers on Alibaba.com are US businesses, the company notes, priming it for US sellers to reach more customers domestically and around the world....
2019-07-24, 00:13

How platform fatigue is ruining your company These days, it can seem impossible to have a system that lets employees know where the data, files, email messages, PDFs, web links, and other resources that they need are, in order to complete projects.Some of these resources are cloud-based, so everyone on the team must use the same communications...
2019-06-03, 12:13

VW CEO says Ford will pay 'set by set' to use MEB Eelectric vehicle platform Ford CEO Hackett says Ford, Volkswagen will share data generated by self-driving software company Argo AI Volkswagen CEO Diess says revenues from electric cars produced in cooperation with Ford to reach up to $10 bln within next 6 years Argo AI CEO Salesky says hopes to begin testing autonomous vehi...
2019-07-12, 16:13

Salesforce to Buy Analytics Platform Tableau Salesforce.com agreed to buy data analytics platform Tableau Software in an all-stock deal with an enterprise value of $15.7 billion that it said would help its customers better use and analyze data....
2019-06-10, 14:26

Verizon's Visible now offers uncapped data at no extra cost, but only for a limited time Since day one, Visible – Verizon’s prepaid service – has offered unlimited talk, text, and data for $40 per month. The offer is an attractive one but most certainly isn’t for everyone due to the 5Mbps speed cap that is imposed. But now, as part of a limited time offer, that all changes. Starting tod...
2019-06-27, 19:26

Verizon Father's Day sale includes free phones, discounts on flagships, smartwatches Verizon has a handful of interesting Father's Day deals that cover all price tiers. Either you're an Apple or an Android fans, there's something good waiting for you on Verizon's website, if you plan to upgrade to a new phone or gift a new device to a loved one.For example, if you want to buy your d...
2019-06-11, 16:39

Verizon's high-end Moto Z3 is on sale at a buck a month ($24 total) with installment plans Moto-branded smartphones are typically sold at fairly reasonable prices and routinely available with substantial discounts, but the last few days have been exceptionally fruitful for Motorola-loving bargain hunters as killer deals on the Z2 Play, G7 Power, and E5 Play have been coming from all direc...
2019-05-21, 15:26

Princess Diana’s used workout shirt sells for $53.5K Princess Diana’s famous Virgin Atlantic sweatshirt has sold for charity for $53,500. The pullover, which the late British royal had given to her personal trainer, Jenni Rivett, was bought by an anonymous bidder from California. Proceeds will help a family in Malawi send their daughter to schoo...
2019-07-13, 01:39

This shop sells over 20 flavors of rice pudding Rice to Riches in NYC sells 21 flavors of rice pudding. We tried the three most popular flavors: chocolate chip, chocolate hazelnut, and raspberry. Visit INSIDER's homepage for more stories. See Also:Dalgona is a popular Korean street snackThis ice cream shop makes Fruity Pebbles popsiclesA restaura...
2019-07-19, 14:26

Billionaire sells his smaller Hamptons estate for $42.5M Natural gas billionaire Michael S. Smith and his wife Iris have finally sold their contemporary Hamptons beach house for close to its last asking price of $42.5 million, sources tell the Post. The couple made an even bigger splash in 2016, when they paid $110 million for property on East HamptonR...
2019-06-20, 22:52

Swanky townhouse renovated after fire sells for $19M An Upper East Side townhouse that had been ravaged by a 2017 fire has sold for $19 million. The 25-foot limestone mansion at 9 E. 84th St. suffered damage stemming from a fire that tore through a neighboring home at 7 E. 84th St., which had once been owned by New York real estate lawyer......
2019-06-20, 22:52

CBOE SEAT SELLS FOR NEW HIGH OF $3.2 MILLION CHICAGO, June 17, 2008 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) announced that a CBOE seat, or membership, traded for a new all-time high of $3,200,000 earlier today.Today's new record surpassed the previous high price of $3,150,000 for a CBOE seat, which was set on December 11, 2007.On the year,...
2019-05-22, 12:26

State oil ADNOC sells 35 percent in refining to Eni, OMV ADNOC sold a 20 percent state in its refinery operations to Italy's Eni and 15 percent to OMV, from Austria in one of the biggest refinery transactions ever....
2019-05-21, 20:13

Hermès Birkin bag sells for £162,500 in London auction Birkin 35 sells for over double its estimate at Christie’s sale which fetched £3.4mA Hermès Birkin bag sold for £162,500 at Christie’s, in London, on Tuesday, shattering its predicted sales price of £70-90,000.The 2015 Himalaya niloticus crocodile Birkin 35 was not the only bag to exceed expectation...
2019-06-12, 18:39

Most expensive cheese in history sells for over $16K at auction An artisan blue cheese sold for over $16,000 at an auction in Spain, shattering the Guinness world record for the most “expensive cheese in history.” In August 2018, 15 different restaurateurs from across the country met for an auction of 5.78 pounds of Cabrales cheese from the Valfríu c...
2019-06-21, 23:39

BT sells iconic London HQ tower for £210m BT has agreed the sale of its central London headquarters to a private equity firm as it continues its restructuring programme.Orion Capital Managers will acquire BT Centre for almost £210 million and has agreed to lease the 300,000 square foot office building for a period of 30 months while th...
2019-07-18, 20:26

Hagerty sells 25% stake to Markel Corp. for $212.5M The insurance and lifestyle company said the investment would increase its pace of growth, and that it would remain substantially privately owned and based in Michigan....
2019-08-08, 00:00

Ford sells off its monthly car subscription service Fair, the app-based vehicle subscription service that partners with Uber, has agreed to acquire a similar service by Ford. The Santa Monica-based startup announced today that it has bought Ford's Canvas for an undisclosed sum. Since 2017, Canvas offe......
2019-09-12, 20:13

NYC mansion sells for $22.25M, double what owners paid A newly renovated Upper East Side townhouse just sold for $22.25 million. The buyer is shielded behind an LLC, but it appears to the successful female founder of a high-profile fashion retail website. The two-building property first went on the market for $29.25 million earlier this year. The 12,000...
2019-07-04, 05:39

Volkswagen's new fully-electric car sells out in pre-sale The automaker confirmed on Thursday that it had surpassed 30,000 pre-orders for the special first edition of its ID.3 model, which is limited to 30,000 units....
2019-09-05, 17:00

Fifth Avenue pad, once city’s priciest, sells for 55 percent off The largest unit in one of Fifth Avenue’s most prestigious co-ops just sold for less than half of its original $120 million asking price. Susan Gutfreund, the wife of late banker John Gutfreund, has sold the 22-room duplex they shared at 834 Fifth Ave. for $53 million, according to a transfer ...
2019-09-10, 20:52

UES townhouse sells for record $80 million: report A former hedge-fund manager reportedly unloaded his Upper East Side home for close to $80 million — the most expensive price ever paid for a residential town house in the city. Philip Falcone sold the double-wide townhouse on East 67th Street between Madison and Fifth avenues, which he bought for $4...
2019-06-05, 10:52

Costco sells $400,000 rings, apparently, and somebody actually bought one We can only imagine how this shopping trip went off: a 24-pack of paper towels, a box of LaCroix, the usual multitude of granola bars, and oh yeah, how about that ring that costs more than the price of some houses?...
2019-06-05, 04:52

Beverly Hills ‘mountain’ once asking $1B sells for price of a car A 157-acre “mountain” in Beverly Hills, which hit the market last year asking a princely $1 billion, has sold at auction for the remarkably paltry sum of $100,000. That’s a whopping 10,000 percent discount. The property in the famed 90210 Zip code was last asking $650 million. The lucky buyer ...
2019-08-21, 22:26

Iran sells oil from tanker released by Gibraltar Iran did not identify the buyer of the 2.1 million barrels of oil or where the vessel is currently headed. The US previously said it would take action to prevent the oil from being delivered to Syria....
2019-08-26, 21:39

'TinTin' artwork sells for $1.1 million at auction An original drawing from the first published "Tintin" story, signed by the artist, has been sold at auction in Dallas. The beloved Belgian comic series has been translated into more than 70 languages....
2019-06-10, 03:00

Lena Dunham sells Brooklyn pad for less than she paid Actress and director Lena Dunham made her career with HBO’s “Girls,” about young women launching their lives in Brooklyn. Like the show’s characters, Dunham has since moved on by returning to Manhattan, where she grew up. Now she is in contract to sell her Gretsch condo, at 60 Broadway in Williamsbu...
2019-05-30, 04:26

Amazon sells do-it-yourself tiny home kits for as little as $6,000 For less than $6,000 you can buy a rustic, log cabin-style tiny house on Amazon. Some of the homes ship for free.       ...
2019-07-09, 16:52

| Virus-packed laptop sells as artwork for over $1.3m For Chinese artist Guo O Dong, the simple black Samsung laptop computer, loaded with six potent viruses, symbolises one of the world's most frightening threats....
2019-05-29, 20:13

Racing pigeon in Indonesia sells for over $100K A racing pigeon in Indonesia was reportedly sold for over $100,000, making it the most expensive bird sale in the country. Indonesia resident Robby Eka Wijaya purchased the male bird, named Jayabaya, to compete in the nation’s popular — and sometimes lucrative — pigeon races, according t...
2019-07-23, 11:13

Aston Martin sports car from 'Goldfinger' sells for $6.4M A silver 1965 Aston Martin DB5, an exact replica of the star vehicle Sean Connery drove in the iconic James Bond film "Goldfinger," has been sold at auction in California for more than $6 million....
2019-08-17, 05:52

Lewis Chessman Bought for £5 Sells at Auction for £735,000 In the early 1800s, an ancient treasure washed up on the Isle of Lewis in westernmost Scotland – 78 ornately-carved chess pieces made from walrus ivory dating back to the 12th century.   ...
2019-07-02, 21:52

Tutankhamun statue sells for $6M despite Egyptian outcry An Egyptian statue resembling the pharaoh Tutankhamun has been sold for £4.7 million ($5.97 million) at a London auction, despite protests from Cairo that the relic may have been stolen....
2019-07-05, 06:00

Honda Is Designing a Modular Electric Car Platform Honda’s working on a new modular EV platform, Tesla’s dealing with a lawsuit involving alleged trade secret theft, and Toyota has to pay a single dealer almost $16 million in damages. All that and more in The Morning Shift for Tuesday, July 16, 2019....
2019-07-16, 23:39

Fire TV vs Roku: Which streaming video platform is better? Streaming video players have come a long way in just 10 years. Back in 2009, almost no one owned a Roku - and Amazon? Prime Video had just come out in 2006, so at that point it was still just a blip on the radar. But 10 years later and Amazon and Roku are two of the biggest names in streaming video ...
2019-07-09, 05:13

Ford To Use Volkswagen's MEB Platform To Manufacture 6 Lakh EVs The agreement with Ford has further strengthened Volkswagen's electric strategy and supports the growth of the e-mobility industry on a global level....
2019-07-12, 21:00

New CRISPR platform expands RNA editing capabilities CRISPR-based tools have revolutionized our ability to target disease-linked genetic mutations. CRISPR technology comprises a growing family of tools that can manipulate genes and their expression, including by targeting DNA with the enzymes Cas9 and Cas12 and targeting RNA with the enzyme Cas13. Thi...
2019-07-11, 22:39

Nissan Kicks SUV Now Available On Zoomcar's Subscription Platform The Nissan Kicks was launched late last year and is the latest model to be made available on Zoomcar's subscription platform - ZAP. The new leasing programme by the self-driving rental company allows......
2019-07-18, 18:52

Nvidia reveals first AI platform for edge devices In an effort to help bring artificial intelligence to edge devices, Nvidia has announced its new Nvidia EGX platform that has the ability to understand and act on data in real time without having to send it to the cloud or data center first.Up until now, AI algorithms were so complex that they requi...
2019-05-28, 23:13

Pininfarina teams up with engineering giants for new EV platform Pininfarina Luxury EV maker joins forces with Bosch and Benteler to develop chassis – and could make it available to other car firms Automobili Pininfarina will team up with engineering giant Bosch and leading automotive technology firm Benteler to develop a new high-performance electric platform...
2019-09-09, 22:00

Salesforce adds customer data platform to CRM At its annual Salesforce Connections conference, Salesforce unveiled its new Customer Data Platform (CDP) alongside the next generation of Customer 360.The new platform services will allow companies to unify disparate customer data throughout their entire organization and then personalize every enga...
2019-06-18, 23:26

Volkswagen India Considering New-Gen Polo Based On MQB A0 IN Platform The 6th generation of the Volkswagen Polo made its debut in 2017 and back then we told you that the car will not make its way to India. However, Volkswagen India has confirmed that it is considering......
2019-08-16, 20:52

VW will reportedly share its electric car platform with Ford VW and Ford appear close to formalizing their partnership on EVs and self-driving cars. Reuters sources claim the two have forged an "outline agreement" that will see them ally on more than just commercial vehicles. Most notably, VW would share its......
2019-07-05, 22:26

Expectations for Disney’s new streaming platform should be tempered There are high expectations for — and a lot of hoopla surrounding — Disney’s upcoming streaming service Disney+, which is scheduled to launch in November. The grand reception could be completely warranted, but I’d like to throw in an ounce of healthy skepticism. Disney has a great library of movies,...
2019-09-01, 05:13

Salesforce to Buy Analytics Platform Tableau for More Than $15 Billion Salesforce.com agreed to buy data-analytics platform Tableau Software for more than $15 billion in stock, a deal aimed at expanding the business-software firm’s digital offerings beyond customer-relationship management tools....
2019-06-10, 21:52

Facebook ‘gives global platform to illegal dogfighting’ Social media giant breaks its own rules on violence and animal trading, say campaignersFacebook has been accused of giving a global platform to dogfighting after an investigation found the site is being used by fight organisers and unscrupulous puppy traders.Lady Freethinker (LFT), the animal rights...
2019-05-26, 19:39

New Toyota small car platform for 'engaging' next Yaris New GA-B modular architecture allows different small car bodystyles and a better driving experience Toyota has begun the gradual build-up to the unveiling of its next-generation Yaris, due to be shown in 2020, by revealing the new platform that will underpin it.  The architecture, dubbed GA-B, is a...
2019-09-05, 12:52

Group 1 launches online sales platform Group 1's AcceleRide allows visitors to browse new and used inventory, customize features, select financing and payment terms and coordinate delivery to their home, office or local dealership....
2019-06-09, 16:13

MSC, CMA CGM to board Maersk's shipping blockchain platform Mediterranean Shipping Co (MSC) and CMA CGM, two of the world's biggest container shipping groups, are to join market leader Maersk in a blockchain platform aimed at limiting a costly paper trail in the industry....
2019-05-28, 22:13

Here's a First Look at Toyota and Subaru's Electric Car Platform of the Future It was announced this week that Toyota and Subaru will work together on a new electric vehicle platform, one that will combine Subaru’s all-wheel drive expertise with Toyota’s electrification chops. Here’s a quick look at the new “e-TNGA” platform, which Toyota states will underpin future mid-size ...
2019-06-08, 19:39

Compact Jaguar SUVs tipped to use BMW platform New Jag SUV (far left) and crossover will join Pace line-up BMW architecture could underpin a new entry-level Jaguar SUV and crossover coupé – plus future baby Land Rover, next-gen Evoque and Discovery Sport Jaguar is plotting two small crossovers to grow its SUV family as it looks to bolster wan...
2019-08-12, 05:39

Why iPadOS is shaping up as the best mobile Chrome platform Google hasn't shown much interest in making Chrome for Android tablets a desktop-class experience, but Google's browser is poised to come along for the ride as Apple improves Safari....
2019-08-29, 22:00

China launches first rocket from mobile platform at sea BEIJING — China on Wednesday launched a rocket from a mobile platform at sea for the first time, sending five commercial satellites and two others containing experimental technology into space. The Long March 11 rocket blasted off from a launch pad aboard a commercial ship in the Yellow Sea off the ...
2019-06-05, 19:13

YouTube Bans Hateful Videos From Platform YouTube said it is stepping up efforts to scrub hateful content from its platform, including videos that deny historical events like the Holocaust, taking on more of the task of judging the validity of information on its popular video-streaming site....
2019-06-06, 00:13

Best e-commerce platform of 2019: get an online store now! The rise of the web has allowed countless businesses to reach a wider market. Not only that, it has given rise to countless new online-only businesses, fueled by the exponential rise of mobile connections.It's not surprising, then, that one analyst claims that the SMB e-commerce platform market...
2019-05-21, 18:26

EMS survey highlights FX traders’ platform predicament A reluctance to dispense with legacy technology, combined with heightened regulatory oversight and changing liquidity provision from banks, has seriously complicated the execution management system (EMS) selection process for FX traders....
2019-08-09, 17:26

Toyota and Subaru to develop new electric platform and SUV The latest in a flurry of new partnerships to emerge, the Japanese alliance will draw on both brands' expertise Toyota and Subaru have embarked on an initiative that will see the two marques share development of electric vehicle platforms - and jointly produce an electric SUV. As well as a dedicat...
2019-06-06, 16:52

Toyota and Subaru to co-develop new electric car platform News 6 Jun, 2019 The two Japanese auto manufacturers will jointly design a dedicated all-electric platform, as well as a new C-segment SUV...
2019-06-06, 15:26

Verizon debuts private IP network connected to 115 International Business Exchange data centers Despite enthusiastic enterprise adoption of public cloud services, a need for colocation still exists. Verizon's new tool makes secure colocation and interconnection easier, faster, and cheaper....
2019-07-22, 18:39

America's Priciest Listing Sells at Foreclosure Auction Once asking $1 billion, The Mountain in Beverly Hills sold to its lender for $100,000–far less than the $200 million said to be outstanding on the property....
2019-08-22, 00:00

Bizarre NBA 2K20 trailer sells the excitement of lootboxes Basketball is great and fun, but you know what is even more fun? Lootboxes. At least, that's the case the new trailer for NBA 2K20 is making.Read More...
2019-08-28, 18:26

Out of cluck: Popeyes chicken sandwich sells out after just two weeks Sandwich that bewitched the nation, prompting think pieces and lines around the block, sold out ‘for now’, company saysFor just over two weeks, it was all anyone could talk about: Popeyes’ chicken sandwich.People lined up around the block for it. Writers wrote think piece after think piece about it....
2019-08-28, 04:13

Dealership That Had 2020 Toyota Supra Marked Up To Nearly $200,000 Sells It For $100,000 It’s Toyota Supra season at dealerships, otherwise known as that time when your BMW jokes benefit from a slight renaissance in popularity—“Will they accept it at the BMW service centers? Ha, ha! Get it?”—before they get worn out again. But that also means it’s markup season, like this recent Supra l...
2019-08-13, 08:00

Rare baseball card sells for $1.2 million at auction The Honus Wagner T206, prized by baseball collectors as the hobby’s “holy grail” fetched $1.2 million at auction. Veuer’s Justin Kircher has more.        ...
2019-05-29, 23:13

Belgian model quietly sells downtown condo for $2.23M Belgian model Ingrid Seynhaeve quietly sold her condo at 7 Essex St. for $2.23 million, according to property records. The sale was recorded in March. The three-bedroom, two-bathroom duplex, located on the border between the Lower East Side and Chinatown, is 2,000 square feet. It was asking $2.39 mi...
2019-07-11, 03:13

Ex-GE CEO Jack Welch sells Midtown condo for 34 percent off Ex-General Electric CEO Jack Welch has finally sold his One Beacon Court perch for $17 million, according to city property records. The 46th-floor condo first went on the market for $25.9 million last year. That’s a 34 percent discount off of the original ask. Welch isn’t hurting, though...
2019-06-07, 01:13

No Hollywood ending: Los Angeles property listed for $1bn sells at $100,000 The 157-acre lot in the Hollywood Hills has been the subject of complex litigation over who actually owns the propertyA billion dollars for an empty tract of land always sounded like a Hollywood fairytale. This week reality came crashing down on the investors, real estate agents and feuding litigant...
2019-08-21, 23:39

Dan Gilmour sells Zinio to software company Naviga Fiji Water founder Dan Gilmour has sold Zinio, a pioneer in the sale of magazine subscriptions on digital platforms, to software company Naviga for an undisclosed price. Gilmour has owned 18-year-old Zinio since 2007 and while it was a pioneer with its digital newsstand, offering mostly individual m...
2019-06-05, 10:52

Sells man sentenced for assaulting pregnant woman with hammer TUCSON – A man was sentenced Tuesday to 31 months in prison, followed by 3 years of supervised release for assaulting a pregnant woman with a hammer in 2017. According to the U.S. Attorney’s Office, District of Arizona, 30-year-old Eli Lawrence Manuel of Sell, Ariz., assaulted the victim by “strikin...
2019-06-27, 19:52

Restaurateur sells Greenpoint house for record price of $5M Chef Glenn Harris is on a roll. The co-founder of The Smith — the popular American brasserie with locations in New York, Washington and Chicago — has just sold his Greenpoint townhouse for $4.94 million. That’s a record sale price for the neighborhood, according to appraiser Jonathan Miller, who pre...
2019-06-27, 19:13

Hamptons pad Kate McKinnon rented sells for $929K A Hamptons condo that “Saturday Night Live” star Kate McKinnon rented while filming “Rough Night” with Scarlett Johansson has sold for $929,000. The three-bedroom spread, at 10 Leland Lane in Southampton, features a spacious living room, a master suite with high ceilings and a guest suite with custo...
2019-06-27, 19:13

Mexico's Pemex Sells Bonds for $7.5 Billion in Refinancing Pemex said the refinancing operation is the largest in its history, and that all of the money will be used to refinance existing debt. It was the state oil company’s first foray into international capital markets this year....
2019-09-13, 09:39

Artisan blue cheese sells for Guinness record of over $16,000 Ivan Suarez, owner of resturant Llagar de Colloto in Spain, set the Guinness World Record for most expensive cheese sold at auction when he bought 5.78 pounds of artisan blue cheese for $16,142.41....
2019-06-20, 19:39

UPDATE 1-Slovenia sells Abanka to NKBM for 444 mln euros Slovenia has sold the country's third largest bank, state-owned Abanka, to No. 2 lender Nova KBM (NKBM) for 444 million euros ($501 million), state privatisation body SDH said on Thursday....
2019-06-20, 18:52

Natixis' H2O sells some illiquid debt to try to staunch outflows H2O, one of French bank Natixis' asset management businesses, has sold off some illiquid assets and removed entry fees across its funds as it tries to stem outflows of customer money....
2019-06-27, 20:52

NetEase sells Kaola unit to Alibaba for $2 billion Nasdaq-listed gaming giant NetEase Inc said on Thursday it agreed to sell its Chinese e-commerce business Kaola to Alibaba Group Holding Ltd for $2 billion....
2019-09-06, 03:26

Apple sells refreshed version of LG's UltraFine 4K display Just because Apple has stopped selling the UltraFine 5K doesn't mean it has given up on LG's monitors altogether. In sync with the launch of the eight-core MacBook Pro, the company has quietly started selling a new version of LG's UltraFine 4K. The......
2019-05-22, 05:52

Man Finds Rare NES Game In Attic, Sells It For $9000 Reno man Scott Amos was going through some possessions from the attic of his childhood home the other day when he came across something: an unopened copy of Kid Icarus for the Nintendo Entertainment System, complete with receipt from 1988....
2019-08-05, 06:13

Savings platform Raisin taps Goldman for top-up investment Raisin, a Berlin-based savings and investment marketplace, said it had tapped investment bank Goldman Sachs for top-up funding as it joins other European fintech players in targeting the U.S. market....
2019-07-16, 09:52

PayPal expands access to its ecommerce platform to SMBs Small businesses will soon be able to take advantage of the same online shopping infrastructure used by Instagram and Facebook as PayPal has announced that it is rolling out a new ecommerce platform.The new platform will combine exiting parts of the company's payments business such as allowing ...
2019-06-03, 23:00

First preview of container platform Fedora CoreOS released Fedora CoreOS is the successor to Atomic Host and CoreOS Container Linux, and will serve as the upstream to Red Hat CoreOS, for running containerized workloads securely....
2019-07-24, 17:52

Ford to build electric cars on VW’s MEB platform in 2023 News 12 Jul, 2019 Ford will “design and build at least one high-volume fully electric vehicle in Europe” using VW’s MEB platform in 2023...
2019-07-12, 20:13

Qomplx raises $78.6 million for analytics-as-a-service platform Reston, Virginia-based data analytics-as-a-service provider Qomplx has raised $78.6 million, bringing its total raised to over $100 million.Read More...
2019-07-23, 15:13

Twitch buys Bebo to build out its esports platform With Amazon's help, Twitch has become the game streaming service of choice for PC and console players all over the world. Viewers have witnessed superstar Fortnite player Ninja team up with Drake and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez guest-star in a Donkey Ko......
2019-06-19, 17:39

Hulu drops support for Google’s Daydream VR platform If you were a fan of watching Hulu videos on Google's Daydream View VR headset, we have some bad news. Hulu has dropped support for Google Daydream. According to the company, the latest versions of its Android app (versions 3.55 or newer) no longer s......
2019-09-13, 00:39

A new range of Hisense TVs bring the brilliant Roku platform to the UK The Roku TV smart platform is used in one of every three televisions sold in the US – and it’s finally bringing its design smarts to the UK – in a partnership with Hisense that will the Roku TV interface to a number of TV models in the Hisense 2019 TV range.The Hisense Roku TVs ...
2019-09-07, 13:26

Oil majors evacuate U.S. Gulf platform staff before storm Major U.S. oil producers on Tuesday began evacuating and shutting in production at their deepwater Gulf of Mexico platforms in advance of a tropical disturbance expected to become a storm this week....
2019-07-10, 04:13

Woman stabbed in dispute on Brooklyn subway platform A 23-year-old woman was stabbed in a subway station in Brooklyn on Friday afternoon during an argument with a couple, police said. The critically injured woman had boarded the train at Nevins Street on the 2/3/4/5 line and was stabbed while fighting with the pair when she exited onto the platform at...
2019-08-03, 03:39

E-commerce Platform Meesho Raises $125 Million In Funding The Meesho platform allows re-sellers of everything from jewellery to mobile phones to reach prospective customers via social media platforms such as Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram....
2019-08-12, 15:13

Supreme Court rules against oil drilling platform workers WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has ruled against workers on oil drilling platforms off California who argued they should be paid for the off-work time they spend on the platform, including sleeping. The high court said Monday that federal law applies to the workers and doesn’t require the...
2019-06-10, 16:39

Renault updates big-selling Captur with new platform and interior Rising sales have led to a second-generation Captur Crossover gets significant makeover inside, with plug-in hybrid version still to come Renault has followed up its strong-selling Captur crossover with a second-generation model that features a similar dramatic interior revamp as the Clio – and w...
2019-07-03, 09:52

Two new compact Jaguar SUVs on the cards, tipped to use BMW platform New Jag SUV (far left) and crossover are set to join Pace line-up BMW architecture could underpin a new entry-level Jaguar SUV and crossover coupé – plus future baby Land Rover, next-gen Evoque and Discovery Sport Jaguar is plotting two small crossovers to grow its SUV family as it looks to bolst...
2019-08-12, 16:13

Guided by AI, robotic platform automates molecule manufacture Guided by artificial intelligence and powered by a robotic platform, a system developed by MIT researchers moves a step closer to automating the production of small molecules that could be used in medicine, solar energy, and polymer chemistry. The system, described in the August 8 issue of Science,...
2019-08-09, 06:00

Baidu’s DuerOS voice platform is now on 400 million devices Baidu revealed at its Create 2019 conference in Beijing that DuerOS' install base recently surpassed 400 million as voice queries topped 3.6 billionRead More...
2019-07-03, 12:00

YouTube says it's removing more hateful videos from platform YouTube said it will remove more hateful and extreme content from its platform as it faces scrutiny over objectionable content hosted on its service.        ...
2019-06-06, 03:26

China launches rocket from Yellow Sea platform for first time Blast-off makes China the third country after US and Russia to master sea launch technologyChina has launched a rocket from a mobile platform at sea for the first time, sending five commercial satellites and two others containing experimental technology into space.The Long March 11 rocket blasted of...
2019-06-05, 20:52

Cricket World Cup final could yet be shown on free-to-air platform • Sky executives understood to be considering one-off move• Options include online streaming of Lord’s final on 14 JulyThe Cricket World Cup final could yet be shown on a free-to-air platform in the UK, with the rights holder, Sky, understood to be considering making the match available to non-subsc...
2019-06-14, 02:13

China launches 1st rocket from mobile platform in Yellow Sea China has for the first time launched a rocket from a mobile platform in the Yellow Sea, sending a five commercial satellites and two others containing experimental technology into space...
2019-06-05, 13:52

Group 1 Automotive debuts online car-buying platform Through the platform, customers can browse Group 1's inventory, customize vehicle features, select financing and payment terms and coordinate delivery to their home, office or local dealership....
2019-06-05, 06:39

FA to launch streaming platform dedicated to women’s football • Free player will stream all WSL matches live• FA: ‘Pivotal step in journey to grow the women’s game’The Football Association is launching a streaming platform dedicated to women’s football from the start of the 2019-20 season.The FA Player will provide live access to more than 150 domestic games t...
2019-08-06, 18:13

Verizon Media Group CEO Praises Yahoo Sports' Important Coverage, Like This Syndicated Wire Story Verizon Media Group CEO K. Guru Gowrappan began his memo to staff today by praising Yahoo Sports for writing a story on the theme of the Women’s World Cup: equity. It was a nice thought, but Yahoo Sports didn’t even write that story....
2019-06-21, 23:26

Verizon's unveils cheaper unlimited smartphone plans that lets each family member choose their own Verizon Wireless new unlimited wireless pricing plans let you, your spouse and your kids each choose a different plan.       ...
2019-08-02, 18:39

Starbucks’ trendy tortoiseshell cup sells out, spawns nail art craze Pumpkin Spice Latte, meet your match. Everyone is trying to get their hands on Starbucks’ new Mocha Swirl Cold Cup Tumbler. Problem is, the reusable tortoiseshell-pattern cup is tough to come by. The Instagram-worthy brown and black Pumpkin Spice Latte vessel is so popular that it keeps selling out,...
2019-09-05, 22:13

Original Penguin sells out of green shirts after #GreenShirtGuy goes viral TUCSON – From stories on the Washington Post to shoutouts from actor Mark Ruffalo, Alex Kack, his green shirt and his infectious laugh has been the talk around the nation after a video of him at Tuesday’s Tucson City Council meeting went viral on Twitter. Now, Kack a.k.a #GreenShirtGuy m...
2019-08-10, 13:13

How to Shop Target's 20th Anniversary Design Collection Before It Sells Out We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
2019-09-11, 14:13

Ford sells monthly vehicle subscription service to Fair The acquisition marks healthy growth for Fair, but a retreat from another emerging mobility business for Ford as it cuts costs under an $11 billion restructuring plan through 2022....
2019-09-12, 18:39

‘The Watcher’ home finally sells after five years of creepy letters The New Jersey home terrorized for years by creepy, sinister letters from a stalker has been sold. The creeped-out owners, who never moved into the tony Westfield property known as “The Watcher” house, sold the six-bedroom Dutch colonial for $959,360 last month, Bloomberg reported. Derek...
2019-08-09, 02:00

Chicago White Sox prospect's autographed baseball card sells for more than $50G Chicago White Sox prospect Luis Robert has yet to play a single game in the major leagues but a signed baseball card of his recently garnered thousands of dollars at an auction....
2019-08-14, 01:00

Sheeran design Heinz Ketchup bottle sells for 1,500 pounds Three limited-edition bottles of Heinz Tomato Ketchup based on the tattoos of British songwriter Ed Sheeran, a dedicated fan of the condiment, sold at auction in London on Thursday, with one going under the hammer for 1,500 pounds ($1,816)....
2019-08-16, 18:52

AB InBev sells Australian brewer to Asahi, keeps Asia IPO on radar Anheuser-Busch InBev , the world's largest brewer, is selling its Australian operations to Japan's Asahi for $11 billion and could revive the stalled flotation of its Asian business as it looks to cut debt....
2019-07-19, 16:13

Thiel's Founders Fund sells remaining Facebook shares Early Facebook Inc backer, Founders Fund, has sold all of its holdings in the social media giant as part of a previously established trading plan by the venture capital firm's partner, Peter Thiel, according to a regulatory filing from late Monday....
2019-08-27, 19:39

Shock: Monica Lewinsky’s autograph sells for twice Bill Clinton’s It’s taken half her life, but Oval Office mistress Monica Lewinsky has finally eclipsed cheating former President Bill Clinton 21 years after their affair was revealed.45967B_med.jpegAt least among collectors of political history lining up to pay cash for a piece of the scandal duo....
2019-08-02, 17:52

Japanese manufacturer sells out of ‘anti-groping’ stamps within minutes This device will rub sickos the wrong way. A Japanese manufacturer has launched an “anti-groping” stamp that allows victims of sexual harassment to imprint their attackers with invisible ink that can be revealed with UV light, according to the Japan Times. A limited run of 500 of the small tubes ...
2019-08-29, 19:13

Nike 'Waffle Shoe' sells for $475,500, becoming the most expensive sneakers ever auctioned The sneakers were purchased by Canadian entrepreneur Miles Nadal, and were part of a collection of 100 of the rarest sneakers ever made that was being sold by Sotheby's and sneaker marketplace Stadium Goods....
2019-07-24, 02:39

Arsenal sells Monreal to Sociedad, loans Elneny to Besiktas Arsenal has sold left back Nacho Monreal to Real Sociedad and loaned Egypt midfielder Mohamed Elneny to Besiktas for the rest of the season       ...
2019-08-31, 18:39

Germany for First Time Sells 30-Year Bonds With Negative Yields In an unprecedented move, Germany sold 30-year bonds at a negative yield, another sign of how investors’ desperation for safe assets is inflating their value....
2019-08-21, 14:39

Newspaper trade mag Editor & Publisher sells to media consultant Editor & Publisher, a 118-year-old journalism magazine that nearly went out of business in the wake of the Great Recession, has been sold to a new company headed by media consultant Michael Blinder. Blinder, head of Blinder Group since 1999, pledged to continue publishing a monthly print edition of ...
2019-09-03, 21:52

Barack Obama’s High School Jersey Sells for $120,000 at Auction During his senior year at Punahou School in Honolulu, Hawaii, our forever President Barack Obama was a member of the 1979 Hawaii State Champion boys’ varsity basketball team. Now, 40 years later, for the low, low price of $120,000, an unidentified collector is the proud new owner of 44’s game-worn j...
2019-08-21, 02:00

Amazon Sells Everything, Including Tons of Unsafe Products: Report Amazon, as a consumer-facing brand, is one of the most trusted institutions in America (second only to the military), which drives home how well the company’s e-commerce scheme works. Amazon is not a singular institution. Not really. The overwhelming majority of items for sale on the site aren’t sol...
2019-08-24, 11:39

Deere Sells 30-Year Corporate Bonds at Record Low Yields On a busy day for corporate bond issuance, Deere sold 30-year bonds at an initial yield of 2.877%. That broke the previous record of 3.197% that Walt Disney had set when it sold 30-year bonds in July 2016....
2019-09-04, 03:52

Apple sues company that sells “perfect replicas” of iOS without a license Enlarge / An image from Apple's lawsuit shows a real iPhone X and Corellium's service running a virtual iPhone X. (credit: Apple) Apple yesterday sued Corellium, a company that sells access to virtual machines that run copies of the operating system used in iPhones and iPads. Corellium markets iOS...
2019-08-16, 21:39

Jeff Bezos sells Amazon stock worth $2.8 bln last week Amazon.com Inc Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos offloaded $990 million worth of shares in the company last Thursday and Friday, taking the total value of shares sold last week to $2.8 billion....
2019-08-06, 07:26

King Tut bust that Egypt claims was 'stolen' sells for $6 million A controversial 3,000-year-old stone sculpture of boy pharaoh King Tutankhamun has been sold for nearly $6 million at auction in the U.K., despite protests from the Egyptian government....
2019-07-05, 17:52

Petrobras sells Chevron $350M Texas plant bought for $1.2B Chevron bought a Houston refinery for $350 million from Petrobras that had cost the Brazilian state oil company over $1.2 billion little over a decade earlier....
2019-05-21, 20:13

Jeremy Lin sells New York to Kevin Durant as Knicks now wait TORONTO — Jeremy Lin is back in the spotlight — in the NBA Finals — though his Raptors playoff role has been more of an out-of-the-rotation cheerleader than the star of “Linsanity.” But nobody knows better than Lin what New York feels like and what the Garden sounds like to a basketball star of the....
2019-05-30, 06:13

The Beatles' first contract with manager Brian Epstein sells for £275k A specialist at Sotheby’s credited Epstein with professionalising the band: stopping them from eating on stage and making sure they ‘played the songs properly’On 24 January 1962, John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and original Beatles drummer Pete Best signed a management contract with Bri...
2019-07-10, 13:39

Condé Nast Sells W Magazine; Stefano Tonchi Out as Top Editor The company acquiring the bimonthly fashion title, which also owns Surface and Watch Journal, named Sara Moonves, the current style director, as W’s next editor in chief....
2019-06-27, 23:13

ArisGlobal Sells Majority Stake to Europe's Nordic Capital European buyout firm Nordic Capital has agreed to acquire a majority stake of U.S.-based ArisGlobal, in a deal that values the life-sciences software company at $700 million including debt....
2019-06-16, 21:39

Morrison sells Australia's terrorism video streaming plan to the G20 Scott Morrison gets G20 backing to persuade online platforms to block the streaming or uploading of terrorism content, and releases an action plan for how it can be done....
2019-07-01, 04:39

Squeezed by sanctions, Venezuela sells oil to tiny Turkish firm With U.S. sanctions blocking Venezuela from selling oil to the United States, state-owned energy firm PDVSA has turned to several little-known buyers that include a tiny Turkish company with no refineries but ties to President Nicolas Maduro's government, according to internal documents and a PDVSA ...
2019-07-08, 22:39

West Ham sells Arnautovic to Chinese champion Shanghai SIPG West Ham has announced the sale of Marko Arnautovic to Chinese champion Shanghai SIPG in a terse, two-line statement       ...
2019-07-08, 12:13

Statue Of King Tut, Which Egypt Claims Was Stolen, Sells For $6 Million A 3,000-year-old bust of Egypt's boy king Tutankhamen was auctioned off Thursday in London for nearly $6 million, despite claims by the Egyptian government that it was looted and smuggled out of the......
2019-07-06, 08:39

King Tut Sculpture Sells for $6 Million at Auction Despite Ownership Controversy A 3,300-year-old sculpture of Tutankhamun’s head has been auctioned off at Christie’s for $6 Million, despite claims from the Egyptian government that the relic was stolen.Read more......
2019-07-06, 01:52

Trump Organization sells Beverly Hills property for $13.5 million The Trump Organization has sold one of its two remaining properties in Los Angeles County, a Beverly Hills home for $13.5 million in an off-market sale, property records show....
2019-06-13, 06:26

Tutankhamun Relic Sells For $6 Million In London Despite Egyptian Outcry A 3,000-year-old quartzite head of Egyptian "Boy King" Tutankhamun was auctioned off for $6 million on Thursday in London despite an outcry from Cairo....
2019-07-05, 04:26

Protests at the Whitney Over a Board Member Whose Company Sells Tear Gas About 200 people squeezed into the lobby of the Whitney Museum of American Art in the ninth of a series of weekly gatherings that have become part of a prolonged public debate....
2019-05-21, 14:32

Honus Wagner baseball card sells privately for $1.2 million LAGUNA NIGUEL, Calif. (AP) — A Honus Wagner baseball card has been sold privately for $1.2 million. SCP Auctions in Southern California says the 1909-11 T206 card was graded in Good 2 condition on a scale of 1 to 10 by Professional Sports Authenticator. The auction house says this example of the Wag...
2019-05-29, 07:39

Rare Viking chess piece bought for under $10 sells for almost $1 million A 900-year-old Viking chess piece that was bought for less than $10 in the 1960s has been sold at auction for $924,000. The 3 1/2-inch Lewis Chessman was sold to an anonymous bidder at Sotheby’s in London on Tuesday. The extremely rare chess piece was bought for 5 UK pounds ($6.30) in 1964 by ...
2019-07-03, 22:26

Site of tragic 2011 Christmas blaze sells for $500K The plot of land that held the Connecticut home where three young girls and their two grandparents died in a Christmas day fire has been sold, a report said Monday. Madonna Badger, who lost her five family members in the 2011 blaze, sold the .34 acre plot at 2267 Shippan Avenue in Stamford to her......
2019-05-28, 10:00

Airbus sells another 31 planes to Cebu Pacific at Paris Air Show The airline has no intention to put a premium class in its A320neo and said it would be the first plane of its type to have 194 seats in a single class layout....
2019-06-18, 12:52

Monet 'Haystacks' painting sells for record $110.7 million at auction One of the few paintings in Claude Monet's celebrated "Haystacks" series that still remains in private hands sold at auction on Tuesday for $110.7 million, setting a record for an Impressionist work....
2019-05-21, 15:39

Adidas Sells Diversity. Black Employees Say It Doesn’t Practice It. Fewer than 4.5 percent of the workers at the company’s North American headquarters identify as black. Members of that small group say they feel ignored and sometimes discriminated against....
2019-06-19, 11:39

Trophy apartment on the market over a decade finally sells after $20M in discounts A striking-looking co-op at the Police Building in downtown Manhattan — a former gymnasium that got a 1988 redesign by architect Charles Gwathmey — has finally sold after 11 years on and off the market and nearly $20 million in discounts. The transaction quietly hit city records on July 1 showing a ...
2019-07-18, 01:00

VR pioneer Leap Motion reportedly sells to UltraHaptics for $30 million VR/AR startup Leap Motion has been sold to a rival business named UltraHaptics, according to the Wall Street Journal. The price for the company was reportedly around $30 million -- it was said to be valued at ten times as much in 2013....
2019-05-30, 23:00

Robert E. Lee statue removed from Dallas park sells for $1.4M after bidding war  A statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee was sold online for more than $1.4 million on Wednesday after it was removed from a Dallas park nearly two years ago over concerns the monument was racist....
2019-06-06, 17:52

A Monet Sells for $110.7 Million, an Auction High for an Impressionist Work A work from Monet’s “Meules” (“Grainstacks”) series that sold at Sotheby’s in New York on Tuesday was the ninth-most-expensive painting ever sold at an international auction house....
2019-05-21, 15:39

Babe Ruth jersey sells for record $5.64 million at auction An anonymous buyer bought the jersey from 1928-30 for $5.64 million, a record price for a piece of sports memorabilia.       ...
2019-06-17, 13:26

Maruti Suzuki Sells 6 Lakh Units Of The Baleno In 44 Months The new Maruti Suzuki Baleno gets the revised 1.2-litre DualJet Dual VVT BS6 engine that now comes with the automaker's Smart Hybrid (SHVS) technology with prices starting at Rs. 5.58 lakh...
2019-06-03, 09:26

David Gilmour sells Zinio to software company Naviga Fiji Water founder David Gilmour has sold Zinio, a pioneer in the sale of magazine subscriptions on digital platforms, to software company Naviga for an undisclosed price. Gilmour has owned 18-year-old Zinio since 2007, and while it was a pioneer with its digital newsstand, offering mostly individua...
2019-06-06, 02:26

WhatsApp Threatens Legal Action Against Entities Abusing Its Platform WhatsApp has threatened legal action against those who publicly claim the ability to abuse its messaging platform, after the emergence of a raft of companies advertising products to bypass usage......
2019-06-11, 20:39

Uber has 99 million active consumers on its platform in Q2, but revenue misses Uber's ability to expand its business into food delivery and freight pays off somewhat, but Lyft's more focused approach on ride sharing shows some early returns....
2019-08-09, 06:00

Postman raises $50 million to deliver its API collaboration platform to more partners Postman announced today that it has closed a $50 million round of venture capital to continue product development while reaching more enterprise customers.Read More...
2019-06-19, 13:13

E-Commerce Platform Shopify Buys Warehouse-Robot Startup Shopify paid $450 million to acquire 6 River Systems, which makes software and autonomous mobile robots that guide workers through warehouse aisles, lighting up when they reach the next item to pick. Customers for the units include Office Depot Inc., Lockheed Martin Corp. and XPO Logistics Inc....
2019-09-10, 04:39

IBM, India's Tata join U.S. tech platform's governing council International Business Machines Corp and Tata Communications have joined the governing council of Hedera Hashgraph, a distributed public ledger platform that aims to be faster and runs at a larger scale than current blockchain technologies, a top official at Hedera said....
2019-08-12, 15:13

Man stabbed in neck, abdomen during subway platform brawl: cops A man was stabbed on a Midtown subway platform during a fight over money, police said Tuesday. The 24-year-old and two men were arguing over money around 11:30 p.m. Monday while on the D train platform at the 42nd Street-Bryant Park station, police said. The pair then began attacking him — bea...
2019-05-28, 18:13

Hiber raises $800,000 for user-generated browser game platform Swedish startup Hiber said it has raised a round of funding for its browser-based game platform that enables players to build and share their own games.Read More...
2019-08-07, 19:39

Roku targets UK as smart TV platform duel with Amazon hots up Streaming company Roku, whose software runs one in three smart TVs in the United States, is turning to the British market as competition with Silicon Valley giant Amazon goes international....
2019-09-07, 16:13

SpaceX Heavy rocket booster explodes after missing platform SpaceX launched its Falcon Heavy rocket carrying 24 satellites early Tuesday in Florida — but while the two side boosters landed safely back at Cape Canaveral, the new core booster missed a floating platform and erupted in a fireball. “Center core RUD. It was a long shot,” SpaceX CEO Elon Musk...
2019-06-27, 20:13

AB Volvo to partner with Nvidia to develop AI platform for driverless trucks Sweden's AB Volvo is joining forces with U.S. chipmaker Nvidia to develop artificial intelligence used in self-driving trucks, the companies said on Tuesday....
2019-06-18, 11:13

TomTom: Microsoft integrating our navigation in connected vehicles platform TomTom, the Dutch mapping and navigation company, said on Friday Microsoft is integrating TomTom's navigation technology into its Connected Vehicle Platform....
2019-09-06, 08:13

New LexIDMe platform lets community help police solve crimes LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– When police cannot identify individuals in surveillance videos or pictures, the crime often goes unsolved. Lexington Police created a new website so the community can help identify these people. “All the detectives love it,” said Sgt. Donnell Gordon. “...
2019-06-27, 21:13

Elizabeth Warren embraces Jay Inslee's climate change platform Sen. Elizabeth Warren on Tuesday announced she would adopt Washington Gov. Jay Inslee's 10-year climate plan, while also expanding on his blueprint with a series of additional investments costing $1 trillion to offer additional protections to workers and help fund a radical transition of American in...
2019-09-04, 03:52

Microsoft acquires Drawbridge to bolster LinkedIn's marketing platform Microsoft plans to use Drawbridge's digital identty management technology, which uses machine-learning techniques, to grow LinkedIn's Marketing Solutions product....
2019-05-29, 05:26

Destiny 2 will become free-to-play later this year, cross-platform [Updated] At least one new baddie in Destiny 2: Shadowkeep. [credit: Bungie ] Shortly after Google's Stadia reveal presentation on Thursday, the Destiny 2 handlers at Bungie kicked off their own whop...
2019-06-06, 22:52

Toyota, Subaru to develop battery electric vehicle platform Toyota Motor Corp and Subaru Corp have agreed to jointly develop a battery-electric-vehicle (BEV) platform and a BEV sport-utility vehicle for sale under each company's own brand, Toyota said on Thursday....
2019-06-06, 07:52

Chia Network creates a $100,000 contest to bolster its cryptocurrency platform Chia Network is launching a $100,000 contest with prizes for developers who use its Proof of Space method to create a more efficient cryptocurrency.Read More...
2019-07-09, 16:52

Social VR platform Bigscreen TV adds 50 free live channels Bigscreen is first and foremost a destination where users can share their desktop screens with friends. Bigscreen TV takes the service in a new place.Read More...
2019-07-15, 04:00

The DJ-inspired production platform Serato Studio arrives today If you're a Serato DJ user with an unfulfilled desire to make beats and missed the beta for the company's new production platform, now's your chance. Today is the official launch of Serato Studio 1.0 and it's in good form following a little feedback......
2019-06-20, 06:52

Confirmed: Ford to share Volkswagen’s MEB platform for at least one electric car by 2023 Volkswagen to invest in Ford-backed autonomous tech firm in exchange for use of modular EV platform in global alliance Ford and Volkswagen have jointly announced the expansion of their global alliance will include electric vehicles, along with a massive investment in autonomous technology and joint...
2019-07-12, 16:00

Alibaba welcomes U.S. small businesses to sell globally on its platform Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holdings Ltd will now allow small businesses in the United States to sell on Alibaba.com, the company said on Tuesday, an effort to tap into the business-to-business e-commerce market and fend off fierce competition from rivals like Amazon.com Inc ....
2019-07-23, 14:39

Trading platform IG confident of turning corner after profit slump IG Group expects to return to revenue growth in the second half of this year after the online trading platform reported a 31% slump in annual earnings due to Europe's clampdown on high-stakes financial betting by amateur traders....
2019-07-23, 12:26

Splunk acquires cloud monitoring platform SignalFx for $1.05 billion Splunk today announced an agreement to acquire SignalFx, cloud monitoring platform for infrastructure, microservices, and applications, for $1.05 billion.Read More...
2019-08-21, 23:13

Binance continues crusade for crypto world domination with new dev platform Just days after announcing its digital asset lending platform, one of the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges Binance has announced the launch of another new platform, this time targeted at blockchain developers. In a blog post yesterday, Binance laid out the foundations its open-source develop...
2019-08-30, 12:52

Online-Based Ridesharing Mobility-as-a-Service Platform for Sale A new mobility platform with an iconic brand and innovative approach to scalable modality is for sale, CNN reports. The service, which boasts nearly 17 million yearly active users, uses a web-and-app-based purchasing platform to coordinate new mobility solutions using large transportation modules i...
2019-05-31, 23:39

Hapag-Lloyd, ONE join peers in shipping blockchain platform German container group Hapag-Lloyd and Singapore-based Ocean Network Express (ONE) are to join peers in a blockchain platform aimed at limiting the industry's costly paper trail....
2019-07-02, 12:39

MercadoLibre preps to offer investment platform for e-wallet users MercadoLibre Inc, Latin America's top e-commerce platform, is taking its latest step into the world of banking, saying on Wednesday that it would start allowing Mexican users of its e-wallet to earn interest on money saved in its app by year-end....
2019-07-18, 01:26

InfluxData launches new time series cloud database platform Promised with its roadmap for InfluxDB 2.0, the managed cloud service is being released today. As a major change from the existing platform, it will be the linchpin for building a new user base for the 2.0 edition....
2019-09-10, 17:39

NY Governor Cuomo orders probe into Facebook's advertising platform New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Monday ordered the U.S. Department of Financial Services to investigate reports that state-regulated advertisers were using Facebook Inc's advertising platform in a discriminatory manner....
2019-07-02, 01:39

Tile finds another $45M to expand its item-tracking devices and platform Tile — the company that makes popular small square-shaped tags and other technology to help people keep track of physical belongings like keys and bags — has made more recent moves to link up with chipmakers, helping it expand to wireless headsets and other electronic and other connected...
2019-07-24, 13:26

Refinitiv blocks Reuters stories on Tiananmen from its Eikon platform Under pressure from China's government, financial information provider Refinitiv has removed from its Eikon terminal Reuters news stories related to the 30th anniversary of the bloody suppression of pro-democracy demonstrations in Beijing's Tiananmen Square....
2019-06-03, 23:13

Meredith sells Sports Illustrated to Authentic Brands Group for $110 million Sports Illustrated over the decades has chronicled stellar match-ups, blow-outs, squeakers, sudden deaths and photo finishes. Now it’s getting ready to take on a whole new kind of game....
2019-05-28, 15:00

Russia's Rostec sells stake in firm hit by sanctions over turbines scandal Russian conglomerate Rostec has sold its stake in a sanctioned technology company that was embroiled in a scandal over the installation in annexed Crimea of turbines made by Germany's Siemens , Rostec told Reuters on Thursday....
2019-09-05, 17:00

Sports Illustrated brand sells for $110 million; same company will run editorial production Meredith Corporation sells the intellectual property of Sports Illustrated to Authentic Brands Group for $110 million, but Meredith will continue to operate print magazine and website.        ...
2019-05-29, 00:39

Berkshire Hathaway sells insurer accused of ‘reverse Ponzi scheme’ Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway has agreed to sell its stake in Applied Underwriters, a worker’s compensation insurer that has been under multiple regulatory investigations. Berkshire, which has owned a controlling stake in Applied Underwriters since 2006, agreed to sell the company to Bahamas-b...
2019-06-28, 19:00

Battle flag carried by black Union troops sells for $200K DENVER, Pa. (AP) — A flag that was carried into battle by a black Union regiment during the Civil War and hand-painted by an acclaimed African American artist will join one of the country’s most comprehensive Civil War collections. The Atlanta History Center bought the flag at auction Thursday...
2019-06-15, 00:52

Leap Motion, Once a Virtual-Reality High Flier, Sells Itself to U.K. Rival A virtual reality startup that helped pioneer gesture tracking technology has agreed to sell itself to British rival UltraHaptics for approximately $30 million, about a 10th of its valuation just a few years ago....
2019-05-30, 15:00

Game of thrones: commuter sells seat on crowded Tokyo train Novel wheeze to profit from packed trains latest in long line of creative ways to deal with Tokyo’s long commutesEvery morning, millions of Tokyoites cram into overcrowded trains across the world’s largest city. Most must stand, often squeezed uncomfortably together. So, earlier this month, one ente...
2019-06-14, 16:52

Extremely rare 1894 dime once owned by Jerry Buss sells for $1.3M An extremely rare 1894 dime, one of only 24 minted and once owned by former Lakers owner Jerry Buss, has sold at auction for $1.32 million, including the buyer’s commission....
2019-08-17, 01:39

Trump team faces tough audiences as it sells Mideast plan JERUSALEM (AP) — President Donald Trump’s top Mideast advisers face skeptical audiences as they visit several locations in the region and in Europe to rally support for their “economy-first” plan for Israeli-Palestinian peace. The White House is promoting a meeting in Bahrain next ...
2019-05-28, 18:52

Alex Rodriguez Sells His Hollywood Hills Home for $4.4 Million: Go Inside Congratulations, Alex Rodriguez! The former New York Yankees player has sold his Hollywood Hills home for $4.4 million. Rodriguez purchased the house from Meryl Streep in 2014, and the......
2019-08-30, 21:39

Artist Bhupen Khakhar's Painting Sells For Record 22 Crores At Auction Bhupen Khakhar's "Two Men in Benares" fetched a whopping Rs 22.39 crore at Sotheby's Modern and Contemporary South Asian Art auction on Monday, setting a brand new record for the artist....
2019-06-11, 17:52

Qualcomm seeks hold on court decision that could change the way it sells chips Last week, Judge Lucy Koh ruled in favor of the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and against Qualcomm in a decision that could drastically change the way Qualcomm sells its chips. Several Qualcomm business practices were called out by manufacturers testifying during the non-jury trial including the ch...
2019-05-30, 02:52

Adam Levine sells L.A. mansion for $45 million one year after buying it! See inside. Adam Levine reportedly spent $7 million renovating the Beverly Hills home in the year after purchasing the home for $33.9 million        ...
2019-06-14, 22:39

Jill Zarin sells NYC home she shared with late husband Bobby Former “Real Housewives of New York City” star Jill Zarin sold her Upper East Side home for $3.25 million earlier this week. It had been on the market asking $3.29 million since last October, as Gimme Shelter previously reported. The apartment, at 401 E. 60th St., is where Zarin lived for 18 years. ...
2019-06-20, 03:52

Aldi sells cute travel pillows that help kids get to sleep in 'minutes' ALDI hopes its travel accessories will help to soothe restless holidaymakers. The sleep mask and neck pillow can apparently help you to sleep in 'minutes'....
2019-07-21, 13:13

James Bond's Aston Martin DB5 sells for $6.4 million at Pebble Beach The car, one of just three surviving examples commissioned by Eon Productions for the early Bond films and fitted with all the M16Q Branch gadgets, was sold by RM Sotheby's during the Pebble Beach car week....
2019-08-16, 15:13

Mattel’s David Bowie Barbie dressed as Ziggy Stardust sells out To quote David Bowie’s legendary “Starman” lyric, “Let the children use it.” Barbie-maker Mattel has given its classic doll a glam rock makeover as the singer’s sci-fi alter ego: Ziggy Stardust. “In a definitive celebration of two pop culture icons, Barbie h...
2019-07-11, 23:00

Nick Jonas Sells His Beverly Hills Bachelor Pad for $6.9 Million: Look Inside Nick Jonas is on the move. The Jonas Brothers star recently sold his Beverly Hills bachelor pad for $6.9 million, a listing for the house confirms. According to records for the listing,......
2019-08-07, 04:13

Nike's "Rarest" Pair Of Sneakers "Moon Shoe" Sells For Record $437,500 A new world record for a pair of sneakers was set at auction on Tuesday when an avid collector splashed out $437,500 on Nike's 1972 "Moon Shoe," Sotheby's said....
2019-07-24, 09:13

Jeff Bezos sells Amazon stock worth $2.8 billion last week Amazon.com Inc Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos offloaded $990 million worth of shares in the company last Thursday and Friday, taking the total value of shares sold last week to $2.8 billion....
2019-08-06, 05:13

Brazil sells rights in minor oil areas to Exxon, Murphy, locals Brazil auctioned off the exploration rights to 33 minor onshore and offshore oil and gas blocs on Tuesday, in what authorities framed as a bid to boost the industry outside of the nation's core, offshore pre-salt play....
2019-09-10, 22:00

As Banana Republic sells hijabs, Muslim shoppers wonder: Is it inclusion or appropriation? Major retailers have courted Muslim shoppers in recent years, with the addition of hijabs and other “modest” fashion items such as high-neck tunics and floor-length cardigans....
2019-08-01, 10:00

Lumber Liquidators tumbles after founder, former CEO backs out of buyout bid, sells shares Shares of flooring company Lumber Liquidators plunged Friday after founder and former CEO Thomas Sullivan decided to opt out of his bid to take the company private....
2019-09-13, 22:00

Meredith sells Sports Illustrated to Authentic Brands Group for $110M Sports Illustrated over the decades has chronicled stellar match-ups, blow-outs, squeakers, sudden deaths and photo finishes. Now it’s getting ready to take on a whole new kind of game. Publisher Meredith Corp. has sold for $110 million the intellectual property around the venerable sports-news outl...
2019-05-28, 06:26

Meredith sells Sports Illustrated to Authentic Brands to further digital push Media company Meredith Corp said on Monday it has agreed to sell Sports Illustrated to U.S-based entertainment company Authentic Brands Group LLC for $110 million, as it looks to scale its digital media business....
2019-05-28, 07:52

Condé Nast sells Brides to Dotdash, which plans to end print version Condé Nast sold Brides to Dotdash, which is part of Barry Diller’s IAC/InterActiveCorp, which plans to shut down the 85-year-old print version of the six-times-a-year magazine after the August/September issue. A Condé spokesman said that subscribers will be offered subscriptions to other Condé title...
2019-05-21, 14:32

Attic jackpot: Man finds pristine 1987 Nintendo game that sells for $9,000 Scott Amos found a pristine, unopened copy of Kid Icarus in the attic of his childhood home, a find that could net him up to $10,000.       ...
2019-08-05, 00:13

EMBARGOED-Asia's spot LNG benchmark goes digital with launch of electronic platform Price agency S&P Global Platts and clearing house Intercontinental Exchange Inc said on Thursday they are launching an electronic platform known as eWindow to the liquefied natural gas (LNG) market....
2019-07-11, 01:13

CBOE Wins 'Best Volatility Trading Platform - Global 2015' Award CHICAGO, IL -- September 21, 2015 -- The Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) has been named “Best Volatility Trading Platform - Global 2015” by Capital Finance International magazine. This is the fifth industry award CBOE has received in 2015....
2019-05-21, 19:52

New York governor orders discrimination probe into Facebook’s advertising platform New York has ordered the Department of Financial Services to investigate reports that advertisers are using Facebook in a discriminatory manner.Read More...
2019-07-02, 10:39

‘The Circus’ co-host and Wired co-founder to launch political media platform Longtime pals John Heilemann — co-host of Showtime’s "The Circus" — and tech entrepreneur and Wired co-founder John Battelle are re-uniting in introducing a new political media platform....
2019-07-23, 16:26

REFILE-Asia's spot LNG benchmark goes digital with launch of electronic platform Price agency S&P Global Platts and clearing house Intercontinental Exchange Inc said on Thursday they are launching an electronic platform known as eWindow to the liquefied natural gas (LNG) market....
2019-07-11, 05:39

Uber Claims It's Exempt From California Gig Economy Law Because It's a 'Platform,' Not a Taxi Company After the California legislature passed AB5, a bill designed to force tech companies to treat gig economy workers as employees rather than contractors, Uber has pulled an well-worn card out of its hat: inventing an excuse to just like, not do that.Read more......
2019-09-12, 07:13

Apple shares its vision for macOS 10.15 Catalina: Cross-platform apps are key Enlarge (credit: Apple) SAN JOSE, Calif.—The next major operating system update for Apple's Mac computers will bring new apps, and a handful of quality life improvements, and most importantly, a far-reaching initiative to (at least partially) unify the app-development process across devices runnin...
2019-06-03, 21:26

UPDATE 2-Refinitiv blocks Reuters stories on Tiananmen from its Eikon platform Under pressure from China's government, financial information provider Refinitiv has removed from its Eikon terminal Reuters news stories related to the 30th anniversary of the bloody suppression of pro-democracy demonstrations in Beijing's Tiananmen Square....
2019-06-04, 09:13

Identity platform provider Auth0 raises $103 million at a valuation of $1 billion Bellevue, Washington-based Auth0, which developers a cloud-based identity authentication platform, has raised $103 million at a valuation of $1 billion.Read More...
2019-05-21, 14:52

VMware to pay $5 billion for firms offering cloud security, developers platform VMware Inc said on Thursday it bought two companies offering cloud security and cloud developer services in separate deals valued at about $5 billion, looking to expand the range of products and services it offers to its corporate clients....
2019-08-23, 01:39

Patreon raises $60 million to expand its creator membership platform internationally Patreon has raised $60 million to expand its subscription membership platform internationally. This round takes its total funding to $165 million.Read More...
2019-07-16, 18:52

YouTube pressured to kick Chinese state media ads off platform over misinformation YouTube users are pressuring the video platform to take down advertisements for China Central Television (CCTV), a state media channel accused of spreading misinformation about pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong....
2019-08-22, 00:52

‘Destiny 2’ coming to Google Stadia complete with cross-platform saves With E3 2019 almost here we’re getting more and more reports about what the new gaming event will have to offer. Just as Microsoft prepares to talk more about xCloud, its games streaming service, Google will announce more details about Stadia, the streaming services it unveiled a few months ag...
2019-06-06, 13:39

Big banks are launching a blockchain trade platform powered by ‘Bitcoin-like’ token The banking industry is hell-bent on taking over the nascent blockchain and cryptocurrency market. A group of financial firms led by UBS Group AG is eyeing blockchain technology for settling cross-border trades worldwide with its own “Bitcoin-like” token. The 14 firms – including Barclays, Nasdaq, C...
2019-06-03, 15:52

Tencent invests in Antstream Arcade retro-game streaming platform Antstream Arcade, which makes a streaming platform for retro games, said it received a round of funding led by Chinese gaming and social giant Tencent.Read More...
2019-07-23, 03:26

UPDATE 2-VMware to pay $5 bln for firms offering cloud security, developers platform VMware Inc said on Thursday it bought two companies offering cloud security and cloud developer services in separate deals valued at about $5 billion, looking to expand the range of products and services it offers to its corporate clients. VMware Inc bought Pivotal Software Inc in a $2.7 billion dea...
2019-08-23, 00:52

New York Governor Cuomo orders probe into Facebook's advertising platform New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Monday ordered the U.S. Department of Financial Services to investigate reports that state-regulated advertisers were using Facebook Inc's advertising platform in a discriminatory manner....
2019-07-02, 10:13

Two more shippers join Maersk's cost-cutting blockchain-based platform Two of the world's biggest shipping groups will join a Maersk led blockchain platform aimed at boosting efficiency and limiting the enormous paper trail of global container shipping....
2019-05-28, 15:00

Facebook launches US dating platform; Tinder owner’s shares sink Mark Zuckerberg wants to find you a date — and he promises to be discreet about your taste for red wine, trashy sitcoms and long walks by the ocean. Facebook has added a new, nationwide dating platform to its social-networking site, raising fresh questions about its users’ privacy even as it tanked ...
2019-09-06, 01:00

Sinochem unit discussing blockchain platform with Shell, Macquarie -sources Sinochem Energy Technology Co Ltd, a subsidiary of state oil and chemicals firm Sinochem Group, is in talks with Royal Dutch Shell and Macquarie Group to build an energy blockchain platform, three Beijing-based industry sources said....
2019-09-05, 12:26

Acer unveils 300Hz gaming laptop for $2,800, Planet9 esports platform At IFA 2019, Acer unveiled Predator Triton 300, Predator Triton 500, Predator Thronos Air, Planet9, Nitro XV3, Swift 3, Swift 5, Aspire C, and Chromebooks.Read More...
2019-09-04, 12:13

Sinochem unit discussing blockchain platform with Shell, Macquarie: sources Sinochem Energy Technology Co Ltd, a subsidiary of state oil and chemicals firm Sinochem Group, is in talks with Royal Dutch Shell and Macquarie Group to build an energy blockchain platform, three Beijing-based industry sources said....
2019-09-05, 14:39

| Naspers leads $125m in funding for Indian e-commerce platform Meesho Meesho describes itself as a "social commerce online marketplace" that lets independent build small businesses by "connecting them with suppliers to curate a catalog of goods and services to sell" over social media....
2019-08-13, 11:39

NASA chooses technology firm Maxar for lunar platform project NASA has picked space technology company Maxar Technologies Inc as the first contractor to help build its Gateway platform in lunar orbit, a crucial outpost for America's mission to relay astronauts to the moon in 2024, the U.S. agency said on Thursday....
2019-05-23, 22:13

Shell confirms two killed after accident at Auger platform in Gulf of Mexico Royal Dutch Shell confirmed two fatalities as a result of an incident at its Auger Tension Leg Platform in the deep-water U.S. Gulf of Mexico on Sunday morning....
2019-07-01, 15:52

AI photography platform Meero raises $230 million to become France’s newest unicorn Paris-based Meero raised $230 million in venture capital for its AI-driven photography platform, pushing the company past a valuation of $1 billion. Read More...
2019-06-19, 01:26

Atlassian announces new pricing plans, features in latest platform update The update includes a new feature set for its admin command center Atlassian Access, with tools for identity, data loss prevention, and suspicious activity detection....
2019-09-05, 22:39

Exchange operator Cboe plans new data platform as profits rise Cboe Global Markets Inc plans to build a research and data platform that will provide its customers with trading insights and spur new financial products, the exchange operator said after posting better-than-expected earnings on Friday....
2019-08-02, 22:26

Stake petition platform lets shareholders rally for corporate change A petition platform called Stake aims to give stockholders more power to influence company practices by combining their small holdings into a unified group that gives them the clout to push for change....
2019-08-14, 23:00

Animoca Brands raises $2.5 million for The Sandbox blockchain gaming platform Animoca Brands has raised $2.5 million in funding for The Sandbox blockchain gaming platform. Animoca's Pixowl division is remaking The Sandbox as a blockchain-enabled game.Read More...
2019-05-23, 03:39

Republicans give platform to climate science deniers while planet burns GOP members used a House hearing on endangered species to peddle the line that more carbon in the atmosphere is a good thingThe climate crisis has become a top issue among Democrats running for president. But many Republican lawmakers are still resistant to the science showing global heating is a se...
2019-05-23, 02:01

ProSieben signs cooperation with Facebook to share clips on video platform ProSiebenSat.1 Media said on Wednesday it had signed a cooperation agreement with arch-rival Facebook to post program clips on video platform Facebook Watch as the German broadcaster seeks to reach a younger audience....
2019-06-12, 14:26

BetterUp, a career and life coaching platform for employees, raises $103 million BetterUp, a career and life-coaching platform for employees, has raised $103 million in a series C round of funding led by Lightspeed Venture Partners.Read More...
2019-06-12, 16:26

Emirates' Etihad partners with Swiss blockchain platform Winding Tree Etihad Airways, the United Arab Emirates' national carrier, said on Thursday it has teamed up with open-source travel platform Winding Tree to explore using blockchain to distribute products and services without the need for third parties such as Sabre....
2019-08-08, 20:13

Condé Nast sells W Magazine; Sara Moonves named editor-in-chief Condé Nast has sold Vogue’s sister publication W Magazine in a deal that has already resulted in a new editor-in-chief: Sara Moonves, daughter of disgraced former CBS chairman and CEO Les Moonves. Moonves, the mag’s former style director, will take over for Stefano Tonchi, who is stepping down after...
2019-06-27, 18:39

Chinese city sells discounted pork as meat prices soar: media A city in southern China is selling a limited quantity of pork at discounted prices to help consumers cope with soaring prices, as the world's top pork-eating nation deals with a meat shortage caused by the death of pigs due to African swine fever....
2019-09-02, 22:13

Trump quietly sells Beverly Hills mansion to Indonesian business partner In a somewhat surprising move, President Donald Trump has sold his longtime Beverly Hills estate, reportedly his last remaining West Coast residential outpost, for $13.5 million in a hush-hush deal that closed off-market. That transaction price is nearly double the $7 million Trump originally paid f...
2019-06-20, 14:13

Nordstrom beats profit estimates as it clears inventory faster and sells more online Upscale U.S. retailer Nordstrom Inc reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit on Wednesday as it said it had cut costs and cleared more inventory, sending its shares up 10% in extended trading....
2019-08-22, 02:00

Trump campaign sells 'Fredo Unhinged' T-shirts following viral Cuomo video The Trump campaign is selling "Fredo Unhinged" T-shirts following a viral video of CNN host Chris Cuomo’s encounter with a man who apparently taunted him by calling him “Fredo.”...
2019-08-14, 18:39

Rare Steve Jobs-autographed 'Toy Story' poster sells for big bucks at auction A rare "Toy Story" poster signed by Apple and Pixar co-founder Steve Jobs sold at auction this week for $31,250, setting a record for a poster signed by the tech titan. ...
2019-08-30, 17:13

James Bond Aston Martin sells at auction for record-breaking £5.26 million An Aston Martin with retractable machine guns, tyre slashers and a revolving licence plate has sold for £5.26 million, making it the most expensive James Bond car ever sold at auction....
2019-08-17, 20:39

Rare Roman Coin Found in a Field in England Sells for $700,000, Smashing New Records A rare 1700-year-old coin depicting Roman ruler Allectus found by an amateur metal detectorist in a field in Kent, England, has been sold for a staggering price in the UK.  ...
2019-06-09, 19:26

CBOE SEAT SELLS FOR NEW HIGH OF $3.3 MILLION; SECOND CONSECUTIVE DAY OF RECORD MEMBERSHIP PRICES CHICAGO, June 18, 2008 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) announced that a CBOE seat, or membership, traded for a new all-time high of $3,300,000 earlier today.Today's record surpassed yesterday's record membership price of $3,200,000.During 2008 a total of 76 seats have changed hands at CB...
2019-05-22, 12:26

Copy of Charles Darwin's 'Origins of Species' sells for record half million A presentation copy of Charles Darwin's "Origin of Species" has sold for $500,075 — double the amount expected. The book was originally owned by German botanist Robert Caspary, who received the book from Darwin....
2019-06-16, 02:39

Copy of Charles Darwin's 'Origin of Species' sells for record half million A presentation copy of Charles Darwin's "Origin of Species" has sold for $500,075 — double the amount expected. The book was originally owned by German botanist Robert Caspary, who received the book from Darwin....
2019-06-16, 10:13

El Paso Strong: Community sells T-shirts to support shooting victims, families Local El Paso businesses are selling items with funds going towards the El Paso Walmart shooting victims and their families.        ...
2019-08-06, 21:52

Gayming Magazine: New media platform aims to bring gaming LGBTQ+ communities together A new online magazine is set to take the gaming world by storm by acting as a hub for LGBTQ+ stories and voices across the industry. Here's what you need to know....
2019-05-31, 18:52

Hackers are exploiting a platform-agnostic flaw to track mobile phone locations Enlarge / Simjacker attack flow. (credit: AdaptiveMobile Security) Hackers are actively exploiting a critical weakness found in most mobile phones to surreptitiously track the location of users and possibly carry out other nefarious actions, researchers warned on Thursday. The so-called Simjacker ...
2019-09-13, 00:39

UPDATE 1-NASA chooses technology firm Maxar for lunar platform project NASA has picked space technology company Maxar Technologies Inc as the first contractor to help build its Gateway platform in lunar orbit, a crucial outpost for America's mission to relay astronauts to the moon in 2024, the U.S. agency said on Thursday....
2019-05-24, 01:01

Esports platform Super League Gaming, in first post-IPO deal, buys Framerate The amateur esports platform Super League Gaming Inc has acquired the fast-growing social video network Framerate for $2.5 million in cash and stock, according to a corporate filing on Friday....
2019-06-08, 03:00

Uber now gives passengers ride credits for buying stuff through Cargo’s in-car commerce platform In-car commerce company Cargo now lets Uber riders earn credits and other perks when they buy stuff through Cargo's new expanded marketplace app.Read More...
2019-07-18, 05:00

India’s Byju’s education platform raises $150 million round for global expansion Indian ed-tech firm Byju’s has raised $150 million in funding in a round led by the Qatar Investment Authority. Byju’s recently acquired augmented reality kids game maker Osmo for $120 million, which has a big audience among kids in the U.S., as part of a global expansion. The new round ...
2019-07-11, 12:00

NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh to unveil platform ahead of 2019 federal election Speaking in Hamilton at the NDP convention on Sunday, NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh  is expected to unveil his party's platform ahead of the 2019 federal election....
2019-06-16, 18:13

Google just bought the data analytics platform Looker. Now Salesforce is buying Tableau Customer-management software developer Salesforce is buying Tableau Software, which uses self-service analytics to help people work with data.       ...
2019-06-10, 18:52

Julián Castro's housing platform aims to increase ownership, reduce discrimination Calling housing "a human right," Democratic presidential candidate Julián Castro unveiled a series of new proposals to address housing affordability issues that are mounting across the country....
2019-06-18, 21:13

Luminar eyes production vehicles with $100M round and new Iris lidar platform Luminar is one of the major players in the new crop of lidar companies that have sprung up all over the world, and it’s moving fast to outpace its peers. Today the company announced a new $100M funding round, bringing its total raised to over $250M — as well as a perception platform and a new...
2019-07-11, 18:00

Salesforce to acquire data analytics platform Tableau in $15.7 billion all-stock deal Salesforce is buying data analytics company Tableau in an all-stock deal worth around $15.7 billion, just days after Google purchased Tableau rival Looker.Read More...
2019-06-10, 16:39

Fox News Digital posts best quarter ever in multi-platform views, beats CNN in key metrics Fox News Digital finished the second quarter of 2019 with 4.8 billion page views, its highest multi-platform total in history, topping CNN as the No. 1 news organization in multiple metrics, according to Comscore. ...
2019-07-16, 05:01

New Zealand Official Calls 8chan ‘the White Supremacist Killer’s Platform of Choice’ One of New Zealand’s top media regulators called fringe online forum 8chan “the white supremacist killer’s platform of choice,” as he praised a telecommunications provider for barring access to it. Telecom company Spark moved to ban 8chan following reports that the suspected ...
2019-08-09, 20:39

Huawei’s cross-platform HarmonyOS will ship in China in 2019, globally in 2020 During a developer conference in China, Huawei detailed its forthcoming operating system -- HarmonyOS -- and said it will ship globally next year.Read More...
2019-08-09, 12:26

Bernie Sanders' Criminal Reform Plans Are Catching Up With His Radical Economic Platform Most candidates push criminal reform packages that often lack the requisite muscle to make a dent in a system that warehouses black and brown people with reckless abandon. But Sen. Bernie Sanders’ plan to tackle some of the more contentious elements of the criminal legal system is just as radical as...
2019-08-23, 15:39