Economy

Economy Facebook's food delivery feature now brings Five Guys to all
Author: 0 Facebook's food delivery feature now brings Five Guys to all

This isn't ideal for Facebook, as the company wants you constant attention. But it's not at all what you might think; Facebook hasn't created its own answer to Seamless, which would be massive news for the restaurant industry. According to a press release , you can only order from restaurants that are already offering takeout and delivery through one of those services. Food delivery apps is a saturated market but Facebook, with 240 million users in the United States, aims to offer a more ...

Economy Hurricane Ophelia 2017 could bring hurricane conditions to Ireland next week
Author: 0 Hurricane Ophelia 2017 could bring hurricane conditions to Ireland next week

According to JLT Re's Hurricane Activity report, as of 8am Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) today (13 October) Ophelia had strengthened to a Cat 2 Hurricane, with peak wind speeds of 104 miles per hour. Ophelia is tracking slowly north-eastwards towards the British Isles and is expected to maintain hurricane strength before weakening slightly to a storm as it passes over the cooler waters which surround the UK.

Author: 0 Bitcoin Surges Above $5200 on Hopes of Renewed China Trade

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month . Bitcoin's valuation has surpassed $5,000 for the first time on Thursday. Majority of cryptocurrency transactions occur in the Bitcoin network. "For bitcoin no such fundamentals exist". The price of Bitcoin reached an all-time high, smashing through the $5,000 mark as it rebounds from a short period of uncertainty.

Economy Las Vegas gunman shot security guard before mass shooting
Author: 0 Las Vegas gunman shot security guard before mass shooting

The assault killed 58 people and injured more than 500 in the deadliest mass shooting in recent USA history. "We are trying to prove his intent or understand his intent and the history associated with this and whether or not he has any accomplices", Lombardo said.

Economy Netflix Raises US Subscription Prices for New and Existing Customers
Author: 0 Netflix Raises US Subscription Prices for New and Existing Customers

The company said that by the end of the year it will have spent around $6 billion for original content in 2017. LOS GATOS You're going to have to dig a little bit deeper into your wallet to pay for the privilege of watching " Stranger Things ", " House of Cards " and everything else on Netflix .

Economy GST relief to exporters, small businesses: 10 key points
Author: 0 GST relief to exporters, small businesses: 10 key points

Parrikar, who also holds the finance portfolio, said that he has supported quarterly filing of returns by the dealers under the GST system, while the payment would be on the monthly basis. The panel chose to give an option to taxpayers to avail the composition scheme if their turnover is less than Rs. 1 crore as against the previous limit of Rs.

Economy Uber Investors Threaten to Sue over Board Vote
Author: 0 Uber Investors Threaten to Sue over Board Vote

The board's decisions mean that Uber, valued at almost $70 billion and closely watched by other start-ups, may have defused - at least temporarily - another fractious situation. Kalanick's comments on the matter were equally effusive, saying: "Today the Board came together collaboratively and took a major step forward in Uber's journey to becoming a world-class public company".

Economy JK attack ends, hunt on for 7 terrorists
Author: 0 JK attack ends, hunt on for 7 terrorists

At least three militants and one Indian soldier have been killed during violent clashes that erupted after an attack on an Indian paramilitary training camp in the disputed Kashmir region . The closeness of the BSF camp to the airport led to panic but officers said, prima facie it looks like the attack was targeted at the BSF camp. Militant commander Zakir Musa claimed Dujana had joined his Ansar Ghazwat-ul-Hind, which declared allegiance to al-Qaeda a few months ago.

Economy Liquor baron Vijay Mallya arrested in London under PMLA
Author: 0 Liquor baron Vijay Mallya arrested in London under PMLA

Mallya had earlier been arrested in London in April based on an extradition warrant, but was later granted bail and released on a bond of 650000 pounds. Liquor baron Vijay Mallya was arrested on Tuesday in London in a case of money laundering. This is followed by an extradition hearing following which the final decision is taken by the Secretary of State.

Author: 0 Tesla Falls Behind on Model 3 Production in Q3

Shares of Tesla fell 1.5% in after-hours trading after the company released the news. On Monday, Tesla also mentioned that quite a few systems in its vehicle plants took longer to activate than it was expected. Total orders for Tesla's Model 3 tumbled earlier this year to 455,000 from a high of 518,000. The market would rather see the Model 3 produced well than have it rushed out quickly to meet delivery targets, said Morgan Stanley analyst Adam Jonas .

Economy Another Ex-VW Exec Arrested In Germany Over Emissions
Author: 0 Another Ex-VW Exec Arrested In Germany Over Emissions

With the additional charges, the German auto maker has increased its provisions to cover the costs of the diesel scandal to EUR25.1 billion , ($29.67 billion ) from EUR22.6 billion previously. In the United States, where the diesel test-cheating scandal originated, the carmaker must also provide hardware fixes and in some cases buy back cars.

Economy World Oil Price Varies Ahead of OPEC Meeting
Author: 0 World Oil Price Varies Ahead of OPEC Meeting

As an Opec committee meeting wrapped up, Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said the cartel and allied producers can wait until at least January to consider prolonging the output limits. The Indian basket, comprising 73 per cent sour-grade Dubai and Oman crudes, and the balance in sweet-grade Brent, has breached $55-mark and closed trade on Thursday at $55.51 for a barrel of 159 litres, which was higher than the previous day's close at $54.93.

Economy Fiscal concerns, North Korea fear pull Sensex 448 points down
Author: 0 Fiscal concerns, North Korea fear pull Sensex 448 points down

The rupee - which plummeted by a whopping 53 paise to end at 64.80 a dollar on Thursday - dropped by 31 paise to a four-month low level of 65.12 intra-day trading against the United States dollar before closing at 64.79/80 on Friday amid frenetic dollar demand from importers and banks.

Economy IOS 11: How to Use One Handed Keyboard with Your iPhone
Author: 0 IOS 11: How to Use One Handed Keyboard with Your iPhone

Instead, everything that runs on iOS devices will need to have been updated to a 64-bit version. Bear in mind, however, that many of its most dramatic enhancements are for the iPad only. Apple's own support page explains that switching off Wi-Fi and Bluetooth from Control Center only disconnects them from connected devices, but the functionality is still very much on.

Author: 0 Federal Reserve announces start to modestly reducing bond holdings

At a news conference Wednesday, Yellen said the Fed still believes that persistently low inflation is temporary. But its stimulus efforts that have kept rates near historic lows since 2008 have failed to boost inflation. This marks the last leg of unwinding of QE programme which had quadrupled the balance sheet to Dollars 4.5 trillion. Fed officials made a decision to keep their short-term benchmark rate between 1 percent and 1.25 percent.

Economy L'Oreal heiress Liliane Bettencourt dies at age 94
Author: 0 L'Oreal heiress Liliane Bettencourt dies at age 94

In October 2011, a court ruled Ms Bettencourt was suffering from a form of dementia, and awarded the daughter control over her mother's wealth and income - then estimated at $26 billion and including about 33 per cent of L'Oreal. Liliane, who had lost her mother when she was five years old, adored her father, whom she liked to say "taught me the meaning of hard work". She was, however, no stranger to controversy.

Economy Toshiba to sell memory business for $18 billion
Author: 0 Toshiba to sell memory business for $18 billion

The Bain-led group was identified as a preferred bidder nearly three months ago, but the process has been delayed by the lawsuits, government opposition and corporate indecision. The company said the cases "continue to move forward", but did not say when it expects the arbitration hearing. Toshiba on September 13 signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Bain Capital-led consortium for the sale of its memory chip business.

Economy PM should stop 'embarrassing' Pakistan with his statements: Ex-minister
Author: 0 PM should stop 'embarrassing' Pakistan with his statements: Ex-minister

Nisar's remarks came a day after Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi publicly backed Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif's statement regarding "putting our own house in order" and "in-house cleaning". He will address the United Nations General Assembly on Thursday. President Erdogan appreciated the strengthening of the bilateral relations through concrete cooperation in various fields and the commonality of views between the two countries on key worldwide and regional issues.

Economy Elon Musk Announces Tesla Semi-Truck Reveal Date
Author: 0 Elon Musk Announces Tesla Semi-Truck Reveal Date

Based on the latest filings with the SEC, investors are looking at Tesla, Inc . TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC now owns 812,857 shares of the electric vehicle producer's stock worth $226,218,000 after acquiring an additional 167,348 shares during the last quarter.

Author: 0 Antero Midstream Partners LP

BMO Capital Markets maintained Antero Resources Corp (NYSE:AR) on Wednesday, June 21 with "Buy" rating . In addition to Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group reporting its target price, a total of 12 firms have reported on the stock. Northern stated it has 5.70M shares or 0.12% of all its holdings. As of December 31, 2016, its asset portfolio, including the assets of its joint ventures, consisted of its refined products segment, consisting 9,700-mile refined products pipeline system with 53 ...

Economy Sky
Author: 0 Sky "disappointed" at latest delay to Fox's takeover bid

Bradley had previously said only an investigation into the former question was necessary. Sky said in a statement it was "disappointed by this further delay". It urged her to take a final decision quickly. Fox already has a 39 percent stake in Sky. Wrongdoing at News Corp's United Kingdom newspapers scuppered a 2010 attempt to buy the rest of Sky, while this time, sexual- and racial-harassment allegations at Fox News have given opponents ammunition to slow a deal that initially ...

Economy Apple Redesigns TV Box With 4K Streaming
Author: 0 Apple Redesigns TV Box With 4K Streaming

Cue also mentioned the fact that Apple is driving towards the goal of offering live sports on the Apple TV , alongside on-demand 4K content from Apple, Netflix , and (in a few months) Amazon Prime. Later this year, Apple will introduce Airplay 2 support, allowing Apple TV to control multiple AirPlay 2-compatible speakers as well as your home theatre speakers.

Economy Bitcoin extends losses to drop below $4000 amid China uncertainty
Author: 0 Bitcoin extends losses to drop below $4000 amid China uncertainty

And if it doesn't, will China get tougher, banning Bitcoin investment entirely? Notably, the ban has yet to be officially announced in China, according to the Wall Street Journal . Despite having less than 2 percent of the network's transactions SegWit-enabled, the solution has led to a 0.8 MB average block size, substantial drop in the size of bitcoin mempool from 150 million to 6 million bytes, and most importantly, the elimination of bitcoin blockchain congestion.

Author: 0 DeShone Kizer throws first career TD pass in 4th quarter vs. Steelers

There will be messages from tackle Joe Thomas , quarterback DeShone Kizer , linebacker Jamie Collins , linebacker Christian Kirksey , Coach Hue Jackson and others, Pro Football Talk's Mike Florio reports . A 3-yard touchdown pass from Kizer to Corey Coleman and a two-point conversion by Isaiah Crowell cut the Steelers lead to 21-18 with 3:36 to play, but the Browns did not get the ball back.

Economy Death toll increases after Mexico's strongest quake in a century
Author: 0 Death toll increases after Mexico's strongest quake in a century

A massive natural disaster struck the southwestern coast of Mexico Thursday evening, local time, leaving at least 15 people dead in the states of Chiapas and Tabasco. The USGS reported several aftershocks , all greater than a 5 magnitude , the Reuters news agency says. Witnesses in Mexico City described the ground shaking for a full 45 seconds.

Economy FL: Delta, Southwest Cancel Florida Flights Due to Hurricane Irma
Author: 0 FL: Delta, Southwest Cancel Florida Flights Due to Hurricane Irma

A satellite image of the plane's path almost intertwining with Irma's path left many observing the event on edge. "Everyone else has turned around". A Delta spokeswoman told The Huffington Post that the flight traveled from NY to Puerto Rico "on a safe route, touched down, picked up the people that needed to be picked up and made it back to John F.

Economy Suresh Prabhu Moves To Ministry Of Commerce
Author: 0 Suresh Prabhu Moves To Ministry Of Commerce

Both his parents have been associated with the BJP, with his father Late Vedprakash Goyal being the Union Minister of Shipping in the Atal Bihari Vajpayee . Goyal will continue to head the Coal Ministry along with Railways. He played a major role during the 2014 general elections in India which elevated the BJP to power.

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