Amazon Could Spend $3 Billion on ‘Go’ Stores, Analyst Says

Once inside, an array of cameras and sensors track shoppers' progress through the store, charging a credit card on file for items the shoppers take off shelves. Such an expansion could put Amazon back into an investment cycle. According to people... More..

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Amazon highlights small businesses with 'Storefronts'
by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

Amazon highlights small businesses with 'Storefronts'

The site curates the companies' products in more than 25 categories, including Home, Kitchen, Grocery, Halloween, and Back to School. The company says more than 1 million small and medium-sized USA bu...More..

[H]ardOCP: Audi Unveils an Electric SUV Called the E-Tron
by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

[H]ardOCP: Audi Unveils an Electric SUV Called the E-Tron

READ the Audi e-tron SUV's press release here! The Audi e-tron will boast a 95-kilowatt-hour battery, full-time all-wheel drive and a host of interconnected goodies to make owning the automaker's first seri...More..

Air pressure mix-up causes mass bleeding on Indian flight
by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

Air pressure mix-up causes mass bleeding on Indian flight

The Jet Airways flight to Jaipur had to turn back as the alarming symptoms became apparent, the airline said, with one traveller describing "panic" on board. According to Flightradar24 aviation tracking sit...More..

by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

Alibaba's Jack Ma says US-China trade friction could last 20 years

The trade war between the US and China could go on for 20 more years, outlasting Donald Trump's presidency, e-commerce giant Alibaba's founder and billionaire Jack Ma warned Tuesday. One million jobs wou...More..

Hong Kong Airline Cathay Pacific Spells Own Name Wrong On Plane
by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

Hong Kong Airline Cathay Pacific Spells Own Name Wrong On Plane

The photos surfaced via the Hong Kong Aviation Discussion Board Facebook group, but it's still not clear just how such an epic mix-up could have happened - and some are a little suspicious. Social media users...More..

Marijuana producer Aurora Cannabis says there is no beverage deal to announce
by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

Marijuana producer Aurora Cannabis says there is no beverage deal to announce

A Coke spokesman said the beverage giant has made no such decision. Trading in Aurora shares was halted pending the comments by the company. Heineken's Lagunitas craft-brewing label has launched a brand speci...More..

Trump Travels To Flood-Soaked North Carolina
by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

Trump Travels To Flood-Soaked North Carolina

According to the National Weather Service , nearly 36 inches (91 centimeters) of rain fell over the city that lies along alongside the Cape Fear River. Crews must work to reopen roads, restore power, contain h...More..

Strawberry needle scare: Australia probe as 'vicious crime' widens
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Strawberry needle scare: Australia probe as 'vicious crime' widens

After sewing needles were found inside punnets of Berry Obsession and Berrylicious strawberries sold at Woolworths supermarkets last week in Queensland , New South Wales and Victoria, another incident has be...More..

Here's why some McDonald's workers are walking off the job Tuesday
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Here's why some McDonald's workers are walking off the job Tuesday

The strike, which has been dubbed #MeTooMcDonalds, is reportedly the first multistate strike targeting sexual misconduct, according to The Associated Press . Louis, Missouri; Los Angeles and San Francisco; Mia...More..

Simon Coveney and Michel Barnier discuss Irish border
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Simon Coveney and Michel Barnier discuss Irish border

The EU's leaders are convening in Salzburg on Wednesday where Theresa May will urge her counterparts to get behind the Chequers plan for a Brexit deal. Mr Johnson has backed proposals by the pro-Brexit Europe...More..

Saudi's PIF confirms $1bn investment in Tesla rival Lucid
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Saudi's PIF confirms $1bn investment in Tesla rival Lucid

Founded in 2007 by former Tesla vice president and board member Bernard Tse and partner Sam Weng as Atieva Motors, Lucid started by building batteries for electric buses, cars, and motorcycles. The all-electr...More..

Here are some top Phoenix spots for National Cheeseburger Day
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Here are some top Phoenix spots for National Cheeseburger Day

Here's where to score free cheeseburgers and other special offers for National Cheeseburger Day 2018. Anyone already ordering a cheeseburger at BurgerFi on September 18 can order an additional burger for ju...More..

by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

United States wages trade war on China with new $200bn tariffs

Kudlow said the U.S.is open to a trade deal with China if Beijing commits to reducing its trade barriers, while speaking at the Economic Club of New York Monday. The latest US duties spared smart watches from...More..

Ose $200 billion in tariffs on China from September 24th
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Ose $200 billion in tariffs on China from September 24th

The tariffs will start at 10 per cent and rise to 25 per cent starting January 1. The chamber on Tuesday warned a "downward spiral" appears certain after President Donald Trump approved a tariff hike on $20...More..

by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Trump Sets Tariffs On $200 Billion In Imports From China

Trump threatened that nations that don't make "fair" deals withe US with getting "Tariffed" on Monday morning prepared to slap the trade rival with the expected $200 billion in penalties. China is one of Appl...More..

US President Donald Trump's $200b tariffs to hit China, retaliation expected
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

US President Donald Trump's $200b tariffs to hit China, retaliation expected

Multiple reports in recent days cited officials saying Trump had made a decision to press ahead with new tariffs, but at a lower rate of 10 percent after initially announcing they should be hiked to 25 percent ...More..

Govt proposes merger of Bank of Baroda, Dena and Vijaya Bank
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Govt proposes merger of Bank of Baroda, Dena and Vijaya Bank

The decision was taken by a ministerial panel comprising Union finance minister Arun Jaitley , railway minister Piyush Goyal and defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman late Monday afternoon and announced less...More..

by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Trump Readies Tariffs on $200 Billion More Chinese Goods

A gauge of global equity markets eased and the dollar slipped on Monday as an expected new round of tariffs from Washington on Chinese goods made investors skittish about an escalation of a U.S. Indeed, Chine...More..

by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Apple Watch, AirPods excluded from next round of tariffs says new report

The tariffs will start at 10% and rise to 25% on 1 January, the White House announced . Trump has said he will no longer allow China to take advantage of the United States on trade, though opposition to esca...More..

Coke could make a move into cannabis-infused drinks
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Coke could make a move into cannabis-infused drinks

Quoting unnamed sources, BNN Bloomberg said Coca-Cola was in " serious talks " with Aurora but no deal had been finalised. Cannabis products have become trendy. "There is so much happening in this area ...More..

Amazon is investigating corrupt employees who are leaking confidential data for bribes
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Amazon is investigating corrupt employees who are leaking confidential data for bribes

In his most recent annual letter to shareholders , founder and CEO Jeff Bezos wrote, "In 2017, for the first time in our history, more than half of the units sold on Amazon worldwide were from our third-party ...More..

London mayor Sadiq Khan calls for second referendum on Brexit
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

London mayor Sadiq Khan calls for second referendum on Brexit

The Times newspaper reported that the EU's chief negotiator, Michel Barnier, is working on a new protocol text outlining how to use technology to minimise checks on the border. And I think that would be a pro...More..

Warning over needles in strawberries
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Warning over needles in strawberries

Queensland Police said in a statement the alleged incident was not linked to the ongoing strawberry sabotage crisis that has seen fruit stripped off Queensland shelves. Coles and Aldi supermarkets have pu...More..

Petrol crosses Rs 90-mark in 12 cities across Maharashtra, Pune next?
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Petrol crosses Rs 90-mark in 12 cities across Maharashtra, Pune next?

The prices of petrol and diesel rose once again this morning, continuing a recent trend of almost daily hikes. Also, political pressure was building on the HDK government after other non-BJP-ruled states announ...More..

A no-deal Brexit: how it could hit house prices
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

A no-deal Brexit: how it could hit house prices

Emoov CEO Russell Quirk said: " Mark Carney is supposed to be a custodian of the British economy". In one note of optimism, Carney said that if May struck a Brexit deal on the basis of her "Chequers" propo...More..

Oil prices claw back some ground, but demand worries drag
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Oil prices claw back some ground, but demand worries drag

In a move heavily opposed by Iran , OPEC and other oil producers including Russian Federation agreed in June to boost crude output by around a million barrels a day, reversing course after supply cuts that h...More..

by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Metal found in Queensland bananas Australian police confirm

Berry Obsession , Berry Licious and Donnybrook Berries have recalled their strawberries nationwide. New Zealand imports the fruit from Australia when it's out of season, from April to September. There h...More..

by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Meredith Sells Time Magazine for $190 Million

Time Magazine is being acquired by Salesforce co-founder Marc Benioff , and his wife, for $190 million in cash. Almost eight months after Meredith Corp. Meredith announced in March that it was looking for...More..

Hurricane Florence’s potentially catastrophic path includes ‘at-risk’ nuclear power plants
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Hurricane Florence’s potentially catastrophic path includes ‘at-risk’ nuclear power plants

Operators of nuclear plants in the Carolinas and Virginia are preparing for Hurricane Florence , which is expected to make landfall in the south-east of the U.S. The two reactors at the site, which entered s...More..