Tuesday August 21-st, 2018

Apple is struggling big-time to sell iPhones in India Apple is struggling big-time to sell iPhones in India

Apple's biggest smartphone rivals, both globally and in India, are Xiaomi and Samsung - manufacturers which have prospered in India thanks to sales of lower-tier hardware. It sold just 3.2 million iPhones in India previous year, while less than a...

'COUPON CARL': Woman says CVS manager called police over wrong coupon 'COUPON CARL': Woman says CVS manager called police over wrong coupon

Right after the second (unnamed) manager slammed a door in Hudson's face, Matson told her he'd called the cops, and then proceeded to call them again in front of her. The cops took no action and Hudson eventually left the store without incident but m...

Elon Musk In Hot Water Over 'Pedo' Tweet (NASDAQ:TSLA) Elon Musk In Hot Water Over 'Pedo' Tweet (NASDAQ:TSLA)

If you're already acquainted with Musk and his freaky entanglement with the Thai cave story, you may skip to the end of this report for a fuller accounting of his baseless pedophilia accusations. "I will attempt to be better at this", Musk said. At...

Netflix plunges 14% after it misses expectations on revenue and subscriber additions Netflix plunges 14% after it misses expectations on revenue and subscriber additions

Worldwide subscriber growth also fell far short, as Netflix added 4.47 million against an expected 4.97 million. The reason behind this is that Netflix is now has a free cash flow of negative $559 million meaning they once again spent more in the sec...

Amazon Prime Day Starts Today, Which Means You Need Amazon Prime Amazon Prime Day Starts Today, Which Means You Need Amazon Prime

ET when the deals began were met with disappointment, but some very good dogs. Walmart is hosting its " Ultimate Summer Savings " sale, which includes discounts on everything from electronics to toys. On both accounts, it succeeds very nicely, ...

Canada's biggest clothing store pulls Ivanka Trump's brand from its shelves Canada's biggest clothing store pulls Ivanka Trump's brand from its shelves

Hudson's Bay is "phasing out" Ivanka Trump products. "As part of our regular course of business, we review our merchandise offerings and make appropriate changes", said Spencer Waybright, a spokesperson for Hudson's Bay. "There are suddenly zero I...

Amazon Prime Day: The best deals on bluetooth and wireless speakers Amazon Prime Day: The best deals on bluetooth and wireless speakers

CNET's Dan Ackerman joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss what to expect from the big sale. If you've got your eye on something, you can use the Amazon app to scan for what items will soon go on a lightning sale. ET. We could debate the finer charac...

China files WTO challenge to US $200B tariff plan China files WTO challenge to US $200B tariff plan

Tusk spoke at a news conference with China's No. 2 leader, Premier Li Keqiang, following an annual EU-Chinese economic summit also attended by the president of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker. European leaders have criticized Trump's tac...

Papa John Founder Offers Horrible Excuse For Why He Used N Word Papa John Founder Offers Horrible Excuse For Why He Used N Word

Via D. Orlando Ledbetter of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, the Falcons have indefinitely suspended their relationship with Papa John's in the aftermath of the report that founder John Schnatter made racially insensitive comments during a May c...

Best Amazon Prime Day deals: get Kindle Unlimited FREE for 3 months Best Amazon Prime Day deals: get Kindle Unlimited FREE for 3 months

This year's edition will be a 36-hour event that will get underway at noon on Monday, July 16 and end at midnight the following day. The first Prime Day in 2015 was considered a relative flop, with consumers complaining about irrelevant deals a...

Apple leads US$300 million China renewables fund Apple leads US$300 million China renewables fund

It has also focused on cutting down greenhouse gas emission in its supply chain, working with aluminum suppliers in the U.S. and Canada. Apple , together with its ten primary manufacturing partners, including Pegatron Corp., Corning Inc ., and W...

China's June crude imports at 6-mth low as China's June crude imports at 6-mth low as

Arkansas soybean farmers harvested 3.5 million acres in 2017, and the crop has a value of $1.74 billion, according to NASS. CNGOIC reported that the soybean planting area in the USA reached 36.24 million hectares this year, the second-highest level...

Amazon Prime Day 2018 Amazon Prime Day 2018

Let's get to what the first day of sale offers. The Redmi Y2 Prime-only flash sale will be held at 1pm on July 16 and 12 noon on July 17. Vivo phones are available with up to Rs. While the Kindle Paperwhite Wi-Fi will receive a flat 25 per cent ...

Russia blasts Greece over cybercrime suspect’s extradition Russia blasts Greece over cybercrime suspect’s extradition

The move comes after Greek authorities decided exactly where to send Vinnik, who is also wanted on criminal charges in the US, specifically for 21 counts of money laundering, and Russian Federation, for fraud. The ministry believed that Washington, w...

Elon Musk brands Thai boys' rescuer Vern Unsworth a paedophile Elon Musk brands Thai boys' rescuer Vern Unsworth a paedophile

He also told CNN Musk could " stick his submarine where it hurts ". "The sub I believe was five or six feet long, rigid, so it wouldn't have gone around corners or around any obstacles. According to Buzzfeed and Business Insider , Musk doubled...

Comcast Ups The Ante In Sky-High Bidding War Comcast Ups The Ante In Sky-High Bidding War

Iger sees an opportunity to expand Disney's direct to consumer offerings and worldwide presence and make Disney a global entertainment company with the United Kingdom pay-TV operator's 23 million customers. Long-term goals: Delrahim wants to unwind ...

Thai Cave Rescuer Says Elon Musk’s Mission Was a Thai Cave Rescuer Says Elon Musk’s Mission Was a "PR Stunt"

In an interview with CNN on Friday , Unsworth, a cave explorer, said that the mini-submarine Musk sent to aid the rescue mission was just "a PR stunt ". Musk can be seen in the tweet asserting to Tufecki that he intends on recording video of the ...

United States lifts ban on suppliers selling to China’s ZTE United States lifts ban on suppliers selling to China’s ZTE

The saga over the fate of the Chinese firm began in April when Commerce banned US companies from selling to ZTE as punishment for its failure to honor an earlier USA agreement to resolve its sanctions-busting sales to North Korea and Iran.

McDonald’s pulls salads from 3,000 restaurants after parasite sickens dozens McDonald’s pulls salads from 3,000 restaurants after parasite sickens dozens

Health officials are investigating an outbreak of intestinal illness that has sickened dozens and is "likely linked" to salads at McDonald's . Since mid-May, it has sickened 15 people in Iowa , 29 in IL, and 10 others in Wisconsin, Minnesota, South...

Here's everything you need to know about today's Ryanair strikes Here's everything you need to know about today's Ryanair strikes

Ryanair has become more vulnerable to industrial action after a staffing crunch past year forced it to recognize trade unions, though Chief Executive Officer Michael O'Leary has said he's prepared to endure disruption rather than bend to union demand...

Build-A-Bear customers left in tears following sale cancellation Build-A-Bear customers left in tears following sale cancellation

The promotion was hold also in the United States, where some store shut down queues amid safety concerns. "We understand some of our guests are disappointed and we will reach out directly as soon as possible". "It far surpassed anything we ever...

Ryanair's pilots union in Ireland says more industrial action possible

But they have reassured passengers that all Ireland to Europe flights will operate as normal. "It is unacceptable that competitor airline pilots are actively organising strikes by Ryanair's pilots when these airlines will be the direct beneficiarie...

Build-A-Bear Abandons ‘Pay Your Age Day’ Due to Overwhelming Crowds Build-A-Bear Abandons ‘Pay Your Age Day’ Due to Overwhelming Crowds

The most any one would pay was $29. - A special promotion at Build-A-Bear Workshops Thursday is causing chaos at malls around the country. The Build-a-Bear Workshop in the White Rose Centre has "good stock" despite thousands of families join...

McDonald's salads suspected after more than 100 sick in 2 states McDonald's salads suspected after more than 100 sick in 2 states

Health officials say McDonald's salads may be the source of a parasitic illness outbreak that has sickened more than 100 people in Iowa and IL. The Cyclospora parasite causes intestinal illness as a result of consuming contaminated food or wate...

Ryanair pilots vote to strike Ryanair pilots vote to strike

The strike will take place next Thursday for a period of 24 hours. Pilots with the budget airline Ryanair have voted to back strike action. Ryanair boss Michael O'Leary has said there needed to be "decisive action" to ensure that ATC providers co...

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