Business

Business Uber updates app with 'Live Location' functionality
Author: 0 Uber updates app with 'Live Location' functionality

To use this feature, you simply turn on the "live location" feature via the tappable icon in the bottom right corner of the map display. It solves a lot of problems within the app, and helps your driver to know where exactly he needs to meet you.

Business Tesla's Desktop Supercharger is the desk charger your phone deserves
Author: 0 Tesla's Desktop Supercharger is the desk charger your phone deserves

It also launched an electric sports auto called Roadster which, Tesla claims, is the fastest electric vehicle ever. The Tesla Powerbank is now available from the Tesla official website in the United States and Canada for $45 only. Superfans will also note the design is based upon the Tesla supercharger monument that sits at the firm's Tesla Design Studio in California. The Tesla powerbank comes in retail box.

Business Salvation Army looking for 'Red Kettle Campaign' volunteers
Author: 0 Salvation Army looking for 'Red Kettle Campaign' volunteers

Donna Thammavongsa with the Wausau Salvation Army. The kickoff marks the 127th year of the national Red Kettle Campaign, in which volunteers and representatives ring the bell at stores across the county and country for holiday donations. Thanks to Brookshire's, they're also putting food on tables this Thanksgiving. The Salvation Army Christmas Appeal launches on 20 November throughout New Zealand.

Business The FBI ordered the Apple iPhone hack
Author: 0 The FBI ordered the Apple iPhone hack "the Texas shooter"

Police have served Apple with a search warrant for data from the iPhone used by the gunman in the Sutherland Springs, Tex. Tech companies-including Google, Facebook, and Microsoft-argued that fulfilling such a request from law enforcement would jeopardize the security of all of their other customers.

Business UK Targets Gig-Economy Loopholes To Protect Self-Employed
Author: 0 UK Targets Gig-Economy Loopholes To Protect Self-Employed

LOOPHOLES allowing gig economy firms to use "bogus" self-employment status to underpay workers and avoid tax should be closed, say MPs. "This aligns with Taylor's desire to replicate good working practices which are undertaken by many United Kingdom employers and this together with the recommendation that the Director of the Labour Inspectorate takes a proactive approach to enforcement, conducting a deep dive into industry practices, will have a similar effect", Nicol said.

Business Nebraska approves TransCanada's Keystone XL pipeline
Author: 0 Nebraska approves TransCanada's Keystone XL pipeline

Nebraska regulators approved a route for TransCanada Corp's Keystone XL pipeline through the state on Monday, removing a big regulatory obstacle for the long-delayed project backed by President Donald Trump, but leaving its future shrouded in legal and market uncertainty.The 3-2 vote by the Nebraska Public Service Commission helps clear the way for the pipeline linking Canada's Alberta oil sands to refineries in the United States.

Business Janet Yellen to resign from Federal Reserve
Author: 0 Janet Yellen to resign from Federal Reserve

The Senate Banking Committee is scheduled to meet November 28 to consider Powell's nomination . Instead she'll follow the practice of previous Fed leaders and leave the board once Powell becomes chairman. It was also reported that Kansas State Banking Commissioner Michelle Bowman was being considered for the Fed board seat reserved for someone with community banking experience.

Business Marvell suits up well for growing chipmaker wars
Author: 0 Marvell suits up well for growing chipmaker wars

Marvell's acquisition of Cavium also comes more than a year after Marvell's founders, the husband-and-wife team of CEO Sehat Sutardja and President Weili Dai, were forced out of the company due to an accounting irregularity scandal. Cavium has been trying to break into the server microprocessor market using ARM technology. Marvell's offer of $84.15 - based on the stock's close on Friday - represents a premium of 11 percent to San Jose, California-based Cavium's close, according to a ...

Business Alibaba Acquires $2.9 Billion Stake In China's Offline Retail Giant, Sun Art
Author: 0 Alibaba Acquires $2.9 Billion Stake In China's Offline Retail Giant, Sun Art

The new alliance is seen as a threat to both Walmart and JD.com, another Chinese e-commerce behemoth that's made a recent push into physical retail. Now it is building a chain of unmanned stores. "The alliance reflects Alibaba's "New Retail" vision to leverage its internet-based approach and new technology, while working closely with retailer partners to provide a seamless online and offline experience to consumers in China", the joint statement said.

Business Privacy: Germany bans kids' 'spying' smartwatches
Author: 0 Privacy: Germany bans kids' 'spying' smartwatches

Telecoms regulator the Federal Network Agency (FNA) describes the wearables as "spying devices" and advises parents to destroy them. "There is a shocking lack of regulation of the "internet of things', which allows lax manufacturers to sell us dangerously insecure smart products", security expert Ken Munro told the BBC ".

Business Holiday shopping kicks off early as Black Friday popularity rises
Author: 0 Holiday shopping kicks off early as Black Friday popularity rises

Get more details here and see the full ad here. Women will buy more clothing than men, with 51 percent of adult women choosing clothing as the number one item they'll buy on Black Friday and 61 percent of teen girls also choosing it. Highlights: The steepest discounts will be so-called doorbusters that will be available when doors open on Thanksgiving through 1 p.m. Friday. Did most of those people really need another cinema screen-sized flatscreen TV or had they been hoodwinked into ...

Business WEATHER: Rain mixed with snow today, colder tomorrow
Author: 0 WEATHER: Rain mixed with snow today, colder tomorrow

However, warmer weather arrives on Monday as we climb up into the mid 50s! Friday brings another dose of sun with highs in the comfortable and seasonable low 60s. Skies stay dry for your Sunday! Wednesday , temperatures return to normal in the mid to upper 60s with winds turning back to the south at 5 to 10 miles per hour.

Business 'Manspreading' passenger punches woman on NY subway
Author: 0 'Manspreading' passenger punches woman on NY subway

The encounter between him and the aggressor was recorded by a fellow passenger, which Saia then posted on her Facebook page. Speaking of the arrest, Miss Saia said: "This is awesome news and I'm relieved that he is unable to harm anyone else or retaliate against me".

Business German Man's 20-Year-Long Search for Car Has Unexpected Ending
Author: 0 German Man's 20-Year-Long Search for Car Has Unexpected Ending

However, it turns out the auto had not been stolen, and was left to rust in the garage for 20 years. The vehicle was discovered by accident when the city authorities made a decision to demolish the old building a few days ago. There was no word on whether there were any boiled candies left in the glove compartment nor why the man got so confused in the first place. "The auto can no longer be driven and will be sent to the scrap heap", Frankfurt authorities said.

Business Gionee India unveils bezel-less 'M7 Power' at Rs 16999
Author: 0 Gionee India unveils bezel-less 'M7 Power' at Rs 16999

You can pre-book the phone on Amazon starting from this month's 17th to 24th. Additionally, there will be no cost EMI on credit cards starting Rs 1417 per month. At the front, the handset brings an 8-megapixel fixed focus sensor paired with a f/2.2 aperture. The advanced software algorithms in the front shooter automatically blurred the background, making the selfies look attractive.

Business Fans celebrate after Peru qualifies for FIFA World Cup
Author: 0 Fans celebrate after Peru qualifies for FIFA World Cup

Peru are still without their suspended captain Paolo Guerrero as they attempt to reach the finals for the first time since 1982. "It's a big emotion, beyond making history" midfielder Christian Cueva said. A still tearful Farfan said after the match that his team had "to endure a lot of nonsense until we got here". "I dedicate this to Paolo, I promised him we would deliver", Farfan said.

Business Moody's ups ratings of SBI, HDFC Bank, EXIM India and IRFC
Author: 0 Moody's ups ratings of SBI, HDFC Bank, EXIM India and IRFC

The upswing in the key indices came after the U.S. credit rating agency Moody's upgraded India's sovereign rating to Baa2 from its lowest investment grade of Baa, while changing the outlook for the country's rating to stable from positive, and said its was based on the Indian government's "wide-ranging programme of economic and institutional reforms".

Business Williams-Sonoma Q3 Profits Up 2.8%; Sees Growth Online and in Stores
Author: 0 Williams-Sonoma Q3 Profits Up 2.8%; Sees Growth Online and in Stores

The business's revenue for the quarter was up 4.3% compared to the same quarter last year. equities research analysts expect that Williams-Sonoma, Inc. Advancing issues outnumbered declining stocks on Wall Street Friday, but the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJINDICES: ^DJI) and the S&P 500 (SNPINDEX: ^GSPC) both fell.

Business Sex assaults reported to Fort Bragg increase 28 percent
Author: 0 Sex assaults reported to Fort Bragg increase 28 percent

At Camp Lejeune , North Carolina, the Marines' other large base, 169 sexual assaults were reported. Among Jacksonville's Navy facilities, NAS Jacksonville had the most reported assaults, with 39 last year - the highest number in the four years of data released.

Author: 0 Short Term Technical picture - JC Penney Company, Inc. (JCP)

Several firms have shifted positions in ( JCP ). J. C. Penney Company, Inc.is given 1 buy-equivalent recommendations, 1 sells and 18 holds. (NYSE:JCP); unknown to ownership status can sometimes give false signals and lead an investor astray.

Business The Beazley PLC's (BEZ) Underperform Rating Reiterated at Macquarie
Author: 0 The Beazley PLC's (BEZ) Underperform Rating Reiterated at Macquarie

General Electric Co now has $158.22 billion valuation. The stock decreased 1.07% or GBX 3.37 on November 17, reaching GBX 312.13. About 33,147 shares traded. The Company designs, manufactures and markets high-technology components and systems for the principal original equipment producers in the aerospace, defense, land vehicle and energy markets.

Business Rain and Pujara mar Sri Lanka progress in Kolkata
Author: 0 Rain and Pujara mar Sri Lanka progress in Kolkata

That innings shows his experience of playing county cricket (for Nottinghamshire). "He's obviously a world-class player. He certainly played the conditions very well", Pothas said at the press conference after the second day's play. Sumathipala first floated this invitation, there was nearly instant agreement that the Indian Team would participate for this reason". "This Test can definitely get a result in 270 overs, should we get that".

Business Plenty of sun today, rain Saturday, windy Sunday
Author: 0 Plenty of sun today, rain Saturday, windy Sunday

Sunday and Monday will be below normal with highs in the 60s and lows in the 40s. However, strong upper-level winds are expected to prevent significant development. Our Thursday will be dry with partly sunny skies. Lows will be in the upper 50s to low 60s to start and then will give way to highs in the 60s behind the front.

Business Papa John's tries to ease controversy on Twitter
Author: 0 Papa John's tries to ease controversy on Twitter

But on Tuesday night, Papa John's official Twitter account published a string of tweets addressing their statements on that earnings call. Two weeks after frozen pizza retailer DiGiorno chided Papa John's on Twitter for the chain's self-reported sales slump amidst the NFL's national anthem protest controversy, Papa John's has taken to the same social media platform to apologize for CEO John Schnatter's "divisive" remarks.

Business ICE rounds up more than 40 MS-13 members in NY
Author: 0 ICE rounds up more than 40 MS-13 members in NY

While Operation Raging Bull is being heralded as a victory, there are still many unsafe MS-13 members that the government is still targeting. Gang members from MS-13 have been implicated in several high-profile homicides around the United States.