Uber fires back at Google spinoff in self-driving car case

It centers on Waymo's claims that Uber allegedly stole secret self-driving vehicle technology and includes everything from accusations of theft to Uber's key witness pleading the Fifth to avoid self-incrimination. Alsup will rule on the motion ... More..

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by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Uber Is Now Banned in All of Italy

According to Reuters , Uber's Italian division said in an official statement that it was " shocked " by the court's ruling, and that the company-which operates in 570 cities around the globe-would appeal the ...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Hasina thanks India for naming road after Mujibur Rahman

On the issue of water sharing, the two prime ministers also directed officials concerned to conclude discussions on various aspects relating to sharing of waters of the Feni, Manu, Muhuri, Khowai, Gumti, Dharla...More..

Look Up Tonight to See Jupiter at Its Closest
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Look Up Tonight to See Jupiter at Its Closest

This NASA diagram shows the arrangement of Jupiter, the Earth and the sun when Jupiter reaches opposition on April 7, 2017. "If you drew a line from the sun to the earth, it would point roughly to Jupiter", s...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

More advertisers say they have ditched Fox's O'Reilly show

The advertiser boycotts, however, are likely manageable for Fox, said Pivotal Research Group analyst Brian Wieser in a note Tuesday. CNNMoney has reached out to dozens of the companies that have run ads on ...More..

Prosecutors: Facebook assault victim was threatened with dog
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Prosecutors: Facebook assault victim was threatened with dog

The girl also was slapped several times during the attack, she said. The second arrest, a 15-year-old boy was accompanied by his mother and was questioned before being taken into custody and held in juvenile ...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month

Traffic deaths in New Jersey rose from 562 in 2015 to 604 in 2016, mainly because of distracted driving. "The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports that in 2014 alone, 3,179 people were kille...More..

Stock Jumping Abnormally High: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD)
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Stock Jumping Abnormally High: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD)

Therefore, while encouraged on the giants' prospects, the analyst surveys from the sidelines, reiterating a Perform rating on shares of AMD as well as a Perform rating on NVDA without listing a price target...More..

Plug Power announces Amazon agreement for multi-site GenKey deployments
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Plug Power announces Amazon agreement for multi-site GenKey deployments

Plug Power is the partner that customers trust to take their businesses into the future. Amazon's shares rose as much as 1.9 percent to hit a record high of $923.72. The stock is down -12.58% in this year throu...More..

Moto G5 With Snapdragon 430 CPU Available for Purchase in India
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Moto G5 With Snapdragon 430 CPU Available for Purchase in India

Interestingly, it has been some time since the first Moto G4 device was updated to the new Nougat OS, but folks in the USA have had to wait for months before actually getting their hands on this OS. The fron...More..

Facebook wants to help restore your trust in the news
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Facebook wants to help restore your trust in the news

The consortium was jointly announced on Monday. Social media giant Facebook has teamed up with other tech corporations aiming to launch a $14 million fund to end news illiteracy and improve public understandi...More..

by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Environmental groups vowing to fight Trump climate actions

But Trump's policy path will cost the USA global energy technology leadership, warns Keith E. Peterman, a chemistry professor at York College of Pennsylvania, a participant in United Nations climate negotiati...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Things to Watch at Final Four of the NCAA Tournament

SC is seventh nationally in 3-point defense, holding teams to a tick under 30 percent from the arc and reached the Final Four by holding Florida to 7-of-26 shooting from 3 in the Elite Eight. Thornwell voiced...More..

Japanese fleet returns from Antarctic hunt with 333 whales
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Japanese fleet returns from Antarctic hunt with 333 whales

A Japanese fleet has returned to port with the carcasses of 333 minke whales which were harpooned in the Antarctic Ocean, despite an global ban on commercial whale hunting and appeals from animal rights groups....More..

Reliance Jio Extends Prime Membership Till 15 April
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Reliance Jio Extends Prime Membership Till 15 April

Reliance Jio Infocomm, an all-India 4G operator, said over 72 million Jio customers have signed up for Jio Prime in one month. The company has launched a new Summer Surprise Offer for its Prime membersh...More..

Trump's approval rating falls to new low after Obamacare repeal collapses
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Trump's approval rating falls to new low after Obamacare repeal collapses

Trump's approval number reached a high point of 52 percent in early March amid positive economic indicators and congressional Republicans' initial rollout of their plan to overhaul parts of the Affordable Car...More..

Trump targets trade abuses with executive orders
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Trump targets trade abuses with executive orders

Friday, Trump plans to sign two executive orders aimed at reshaping US trade policy, aiming the orders at foreign trade abuses. Let's not make this a China story. Ross has promised tougher enforcement of US tra...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Americans dislike GOP's, Trump's plan on health care

In particular, people found Trump's use of the social media platform Twitter to be "a distraction", with 70% stating they found it to be so, while six out of 10 people claimed they were embarrassed by the presi...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

SpaceX makes history by sending a recycled rocket into space

The unprecedented twin achievements of launching a reusable rocket and salvaging the vehicle yet again for a possible third mission was hailed by billionaire SpaceX founder Elon Musk as are volutionary mile...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Spacewalking astronauts lose piece of shielding

Williams has made seven spacewalks totalling 50 hours and 40 minutes, and hold the records for most spacewalks by a woman and most spacewalk time for a woman. The pair installed three other debris shields durin...More..

Greenlight Capital Proposes GM Change Capital Structure to Unlock Substantial Shareholder Value
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Greenlight Capital Proposes GM Change Capital Structure to Unlock Substantial Shareholder Value

Greenlight also nominated four candidates for election to GM's board, but GM said the board has "unanimously determined" it would not recommend any of the nominees for election. Today, GM's stock increased $1.0...More..

Got camera? Facebook adds more Snapchat-like features
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Got camera? Facebook adds more Snapchat-like features

You might also notice the new camera icon next to the search bar on the app. Tap on it to try the new camera app Facebook's created, complete with effects, filters, masks, and more. The new camera updat...More..

New Zealand and China plan to renegotiate free trade deal
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

New Zealand and China plan to renegotiate free trade deal

Bilateral economic and trade cooperation has great potential, said Wang, adding that the two countries could further strengthen collaboration in food processing, emerging industries, sci-tech innovation, enviro...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

US, Russia, China, others sit out nuclear ban talks at UN

On Monday, U.S. Ambassador Nikki R. Haley led a group of dozens of United Nations members in boycotting the discussions, saying she did not think that it was the right time to have these talks given the unlikel...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Peduto to hear from Uber as driverless cars remain suspended

Local police authorities say the semi-autonomous vehicle didn't cause the accident, and that it was the other driver who failed to yield. An Uber spokesperson added that the company is " continuing to look in...More..

by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Emaar Enters Race To Buy Souq.com With $800M Offer

Almost 85 percent of stock in Emaar Malls is owned by Emaar Properties PJSC, the company behind Dubai's Burj Khalifa, the world's tallest building. Acquiring Souq.com would give Emaar access to infrastructu...More..

Google Maps already tracks you; now other people can, too
by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Google Maps already tracks you; now other people can, too

On iOS or Android , you can tap on the location icon within a message to begin sharing your location. With Live Location , users can share their real-time location in Messenger with a group of friends o...More..

by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Pakistan to observe 10th Earth Hour today

D Y Patil College of Engineering and Technology, principal V R Ghorpade, said, "Our college as well as other institutions had appealed their students and staff members to participate in the Earth hour initiativ...More..

Uber self-driving vehicle involved in Tempe accident
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Uber self-driving vehicle involved in Tempe accident

According to a report by the ABC 15 News , a auto had failed to yield to Uber's self-driving vehicle and this resulted in a crash. An Uber self-driving vehicle was just recently involved in a collision in ...More..

Arsenal star Ozil misses training with back injury
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Arsenal star Ozil misses training with back injury

The German global is expected to leave the Emirates this summer after failing to agree a new contract, despite being offered a mammoth £280,000 a week. Ozil also insisted that he is not aware whether Arsene Wen...More..

by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Why lights will shut off worldwide at 8:30 tonight

Nelson Mandela Square and Sandton City will be joined by a number of businesses in the district, with the likes of RMB, Deutsche Securities, Discovery, SAB Miller, Webber Wentzel and Nedbank also taking part in...More..

Astronauts perform first of three scheduled spacewalks at International Space Station
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Astronauts perform first of three scheduled spacewalks at International Space Station

The main task for Kimbrough and Pesquet, a Frenchman, involved readying a new dock so that it can soon accept manned missions from commercial space exploration companies. Shane Kimbrough replaces one of the spa...More..

Another Corporate Hiring Plan Just Got Re-Announced By Trump
by | Saturday, March 25, 2017

Another Corporate Hiring Plan Just Got Re-Announced By Trump

The FCC explicitly highlighted this promise when it approved the merger in May 2016. At the start of his daily briefing Friday press secretary Sean Spicer said Charter "has committed to investing $25 billi...More..

Trade fallout from Brazil's meat scandal: what we know
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Trade fallout from Brazil's meat scandal: what we know

But why such extreme measures, and should you be anxious too? Over the past year, the current government prioritized trade relations with China, and Brazilian producers ramped up export to the country accordi...More..

Arctic ice falls to record winter low after polar 'heatwaves'
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Arctic ice falls to record winter low after polar 'heatwaves'

The total polar sea ice spanned 6.26 million square miles, 790,000 square miles less than the average global minimum extent for 1981-2010. The South Pole also saw its lowest recorded ice level. Arctic sea i...More..