Everyday News Update
BUSINESS

Jeff Bezos: Five things you may not know about Amazon’s founder – BBC News »

Image copyright Getty Images Amazon founder Jeff Bezos briefly overtook Bill Gates on Thursday to become the world’s richest person, as his worth hit $91.4bn (£70bn). A sharp rise in…

Jul 27 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Things to know about Foxconn plant coming to Wisconsin – Washington Post »

MADISON, Wis. — Foxconn Technology Group’s manufacturing plant in Wisconsin wlll be the first U.S.-based facility for the Taiwan-based electronics giant. Here are some things to know about the plant:…

Jul 27 2017 / No Comment / Read More »
ENTERTAINMENT

Angelina Jolie’s intense method of casting children is being slammed as cruel and unnecessary – Business Insider »

Apple is lagging the market as iPhone 8 woes mount Angelina Jolie’s intense method of casting children is being slammed…

Jul 27 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Ohio State Fair reopens after ride malfunction kills 1, injures 7 – Chicago Tribune »

The Ohio State Fair opened Thursday but its amusement rides remained closed one day after a man was killed and…

Jul 27 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Justin Bieber Hits Photographer With Car Driving From Church – RollingStone.com »

Justin Bieber hit a paparazzo in the knee while driving his pickup truck, BBC reports. The collision occurred when the singer was leaving…

Jul 27 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

HBO Maps a Future Without Game of Thrones – Vanity Fair »

It’s Thursday, and I spent yesterday on a scoring stage with strings and horns and a composer who loves his…

Jul 27 2017 / No Comment / Read More »
TECHNOLOGY

Twitter Is Still Struggling to Grow Its User Base – Fortune »

Twitter failed to add users on a monthly basis in the second quarter, compared with the first quarter, amid fierce competition from Facebook (fb) and Snap Inc’s fast-growing messaging app Snapchat. Twitter’s shares (twtr) fell 5% in premarket trading on Thursday. The company’s second-quarter net…

Jul 27 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Did Samsung just say it’s afraid of the iPhone 8? – BGR »

Did Samsung just say it’s afraid of the iPhone 8? 

Samsung on Thursday posted it’s earnings results for the second quarter of the year, revealing record profits driven by strong component sales. The Galaxy S8 outsold the Galaxy S7 during the period, Samsung said, although…

Jul 27 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Wolfenstein II creative director reveals more about a Nazified America – VentureBeat »

There’s a new preview out for Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus, and it will give you the creeps. In fact, it will make you so angry that you’ll have no compunctions blasting the Nazis who have taken over America in this upcoming video game. Just…

Jul 27 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

It’s Official: Walmart Has Cancelled All SNES Classic Edition Preorders – Forbes »

Credit: Nintendo The SNES Classic Edition debacle continues. Some things are just too good to be true. Apparently, one of those things is a Walmart pre-order for the upcoming SNES Classic Edition. Last week, Nintendo’s highly anticipated follow-up to the NES mini went up for…

Jul 27 2017 / No Comment / Read More »
SCIENCE

The Sights, Safety, And Science Of The Great American Eclipse – Forbes »

NASA / ISS / Expedition 12 The shadow of the moon falls on Earth as seen from the International Space Station during the March 29,…

Jul 27 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

We all could be made of extragalactic space matter from supernova explosions – USA TODAY »

x Embed x Share CLOSE Researchers suggest our galaxy acquired matter via intergalactic transfer. Video provided by Newsy Newslook (Photo: Getty images) What even are…

Jul 27 2017 / No Comment / Read More »
Asia

Boris Johnson Pledges a Bigger Role for the UK in Asia Following Brexit – TIME

The United Kingdom intends to play a bigger role in Asia after it leaves the European Union, Britain’s Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said during a trip to the Asia-Pacific region. “One of the purposes of my…

Jul 27 2017 / Read More »
Mid-East

Fact Check: Trump misfires on Mideast – Minnesota Public Radio News

President Donald Trump is not up to speed on who’s fighting whom in the Middle East. The president wrongly credited the Lebanese government with fighting Hezbollah when he heaped praise on its prime minister at the…

Jul 27 2017 / Read More »
Africa

England v South Africa: third Test, day one – live! – The Guardian

9.44am EDT09:44 WICKET! England 113-3 (Root c de Kock b Philander 29) Joe Root falls to a sensational piece of cricket from South Africa. Philander turned him round with a stunning delivery that moved away to…

Jul 27 2017 / Read More »
WORLD

US Joint Chiefs blindsided by Trump’s transgender ban – CNN

Washington (CNN)The Joint Chiefs of Staff, including chairman General Joseph Dunford, were not aware President Donald Trump planned to tweet a ban on transgender service members, three US defense officials told CNN — the latest indication…

Jul 27 2017 / Read More »
Europe

European markets edge lower; earnings in focus; AstraZeneca down 16% – CNBC

<!– –> HOME EDITION News Economy Finance Health Care Real Estate Wealth Autos Earnings Energy Life Media Politics Retail Commentary Special Reports Asia Europe CFO Council Markets Pre-Markets U.S. Asia Europe Stocks Commodities Currencies Bonds Funds…

Jul 27 2017 / Read More »
FOOTBALL

What a new study teaches us about football and brain disease – PBS NewsHour

NFL team helmets are displayed at the NFL headquarters in New York in 2015. Photo by Brendan McDermid/Reuters Weeks before the NFL season begins, new research reminds us of the physical cost of America’s most popular…

Jul 27 2017 / Read More »
TRAVEL

Trump’s Ban On Travel To Cuba Might Actually Help Cuba’s Economy – FiveThirtyEight

When President Trump announced last month that he would re-impose strict limitations on Americans’ travel to Cuba, he said the policy would put pressure on the island nation’s communist government. Many critics, however, said the real…

Jul 27 2017 / Read More »
UK

UK-EU freedom of movement to end in ‘spring of 2019’ after Brexit, minister says – CNBC

<!– –> HOME EDITION News Economy Finance Health Care Real Estate Wealth Autos Earnings Energy Life Media Politics Retail Commentary Special Reports Asia Europe CFO Council Markets Pre-Markets U.S. Asia Europe Stocks Commodities Currencies Bonds Funds…

Jul 27 2017 / Read More »

Featured Links

    Search Archive

    Search by Date
    Search by Category
    Search with Google
    @2012 Designed By Quick News Update