Tuesday May 21-st, 2019

Anheuser Busch InBev enters cannabis market | CMO Strategy Anheuser Busch InBev enters cannabis market | CMO Strategy

Tilray chief executive Brendan Kennedy says that the B.C. -based cannabis producer and the Canadian arm of brewing giant Anheuser-Busch InBev will set up a joint venture to build on the expertise of their respective businesses. Each company intends...

Elon Musk gives a tour of The Boring Company's test tunnel Elon Musk gives a tour of The Boring Company's test tunnel

The tunnel system is called the Loop. For now, it's unclear how a vehicle will be outfitted with the tracking wheels or how it will deploy them. The auto traversed the tunnel within two minutes, driving along two uneven concrete shelves which were fa...

China's Xi pledges 'unswerving' reforms, but on Beijing's terms China's Xi pledges 'unswerving' reforms, but on Beijing's terms

Mr Xi said that his country would not be lectured by other nations. "We must respect the right of people of all countries to choose their own development path, safeguard worldwide justice, advocate the democratisation of global relations, oppose th...

Man sabotages package thieves with glitter bomb trap, fart spray Man sabotages package thieves with glitter bomb trap, fart spray

Mark Rober, 38, posted his " Package Thief vs. Glitter Bomb Trap " video on YouTube two days ago, and on Wednesday morning, the 11-minute part-tutorial, part-documentary had more than 25 million views. Oh, and our personal favorite is this added touc...

Facebook let some companies read private messages, access friend lists, report finds Facebook let some companies read private messages, access friend lists, report finds

When The Times reported last summer on the partnerships with device-makers, Facebook used the term "integration partners" to describe BlackBerry, Huawei and other manufacturers that pulled Facebook data to provide social-media-style features on sma...

A third Canadian citizen has been detained in China A third Canadian citizen has been detained in China

He added that the new case "doesn't seem to fit the pattern of facts on the previous two". He raised the possibility of it being a visa issue. "Despite efforts in markets creating fear about Huawei, using politics to interfere with growth, customer...

Gold Edges Down as Dollar Strengthens Over Rate Hike Sentiment Gold Edges Down as Dollar Strengthens Over Rate Hike Sentiment

USA gold futures were up 0.1 percent at $1,254.60 per ounce. Gold is facing a strong support above a double bottom level of $1,234. Gold futures on the COMEX division of the New York Mercantile Exchange closed higher on Monday, as the precious me...

London's Gatwick Airport completely shut down after 2 drones seen London's Gatwick Airport completely shut down after 2 drones seen

After spending about two hours on the plane, she said the couple were put on a bus to Gatwick, from where they had been due to fly to Istanbul. "We apologise to any affected passengers for this inconvenience, but the safety of our passengers and st...

Nio Drops 9% After Launching New ES6 Electric SUV Nio Drops 9% After Launching New ES6 Electric SUV

It will use an aluminum body with carbon-fiber reinforced panels. Going up in the higher-end trims, one will reach the 62MPH mark within 4.7 seconds having ranges between 267 miles and 317 miles based on battery choice, reported sources. Currently,...

US Stocks Dive Again, Worst December Since Great Depression Projected US Stocks Dive Again, Worst December Since Great Depression Projected

The Dow for last week was down 1.18 percent, the S&P down 1.26 and the Nasdaq down 0.84 percent. All three indexes - Dow, S&P and Nasdaq - are in correction mode. Energy stocks plummeted along with crude oil, which reached its lowest price since ...

Facebook reportedly gave tech giants access to users’ private messages Facebook reportedly gave tech giants access to users’ private messages

But the scariest of them all is Facebook gave some of its partners - like Spotify, Netflix, and the Royal Bank of Canada - the access to users private messages on Facebook. However, as recently as last week it was also reported that a bug may have ...

Czech government office stops using Huawei mobile phones Czech government office stops using Huawei mobile phones

Dusan Navratil, director of the Czech National Network and Information Security Agency (NCISA), stated in a statement that Chinese law requires private companies in China to work with intelligence agencies. A call to ZTE's office in London was not an...

Elon Musk's Boring Tunnel Is Opening Tonight Elon Musk's Boring Tunnel Is Opening Tonight

The vehicle jostled significantly during the ride, which was bumpy enough to give one reporter motion sickness while another yelled, "Woo!" "It'll be smooth as glass", he said of the tunnels he hopes to build one day. Musk created a stir earlier th...

PH 8th most gender-equal country PH 8th most gender-equal country

For instance, while Western European countries could close their gender gaps within 61 years, countries in the Middle East and North Africa will take 153 years, the report estimated. Still, in the midterm elections last month, which took place after ...

Ludington company hands out $4M in Christmas bonuses Ludington company hands out $4M in Christmas bonuses

The owner and chairman of FloraCraft announced on Friday at the company Christmas party that he'll be sharing almost $4 million with full-time employees. "I heard nothing but positive results. For me, that's just slide it into the 401 (k) for retir...

OMC stocks extend gains on global supply concerns; IOC, HPCL rise OMC stocks extend gains on global supply concerns; IOC, HPCL rise

Brent crude, used to price global oils , sank 5.6 per cent to $56.26 a barrel. Oil prices continued their decline on Tuesday - falling more than 7 percent - dragged down by overproduction concerns. "Market confidence remains extremely delicate". ...

USA healthcare stocks drop after judge rules Obamacare unconstitutional USA healthcare stocks drop after judge rules Obamacare unconstitutional

U.S. Senator Chris Murphy of CT says that congressional Democrats plan to respond to a federal judge's ruling that the Affordable Care Act is unconstitutional . Gluck says the Texas federal judge threw out the entire law on the grounds that Congre...

Man tried to pay for McDonald’s with bag of weed Man tried to pay for McDonald’s with bag of weed

The department said in a statement yesterday a store worker told police a man in a Pontiac drove through the McDonald's drive-thru and tried "to exchange a baggie of marijuana for food". Gallagher's vehicle contained "molded chicken wings" and French...

Trump Wants Feds To 'Feel The Market' Instead Of Using 'Meaningless Numbers' Trump Wants Feds To 'Feel The Market' Instead Of Using 'Meaningless Numbers'

The president isn't wrong about the dollar, which has made modest gains against a basket of currencies, hitting a 19-month high at close on Friday. In an interview with Reuters last week, Trump said he needed the flexibility of lower rates to sup...

Google may shut down plans for censored Chinese search engine Google may shut down plans for censored Chinese search engine

Members of Google's privacy team, however, were kept in the dark about the use of 265.com. Facing widespread criticism over its "censored" Search engine for the Chinese market, Google has reportedly shut down a data collection system that was k...

China will ‘never seek hegemony,’ Xi says in reform speech China will ‘never seek hegemony,’ Xi says in reform speech

Xi chronicled at length the country's recent achievements, giving special credit to former leader Deng Xiaoping , whose reforms Xi said saved China from the brink of economic collapse following the tumultuous Cultural Revolution. But it is now facin...

Jaguar Land Rover look set for 5,000 job LOSSES Jaguar Land Rover look set for 5,000 job LOSSES

Land Rover is owned by the Indian conglomerate, Tata, and is a huge employer in the West Midlands. According to the FT report, the cuts will be officially announced in January as part of a three-year cost-cutting program to help the company recove...

Scammers Posing As Netflix To Gain Personal Information Scammers Posing As Netflix To Gain Personal Information

She is based in Austin, Texas. Police with the OH department say the links could be a way to install malware onto your computer as the potential scammers use tactics that get the consumer to click on the links. On its support website , Netflix ec...

It rained cash on busy Hong Kong street It rained cash on busy Hong Kong street

Police sealed off the street although no one collecting the notes was arrested and only a small amount was recovered. According to SCMP, the man is believed to be the owner of Epoch Cryptocurrency . Company search reports showed Wong owns a comp...

The Lincoln Continental Gets Coach Doors and a Six-Inch Stretch for a Cool $100,000 The Lincoln Continental Gets Coach Doors and a Six-Inch Stretch for a Cool $100,000

Rear seat passengers are also treated to a few unique amenities including a pass-through center console with a stowable tray table, tablet holder, and wireless charging pad. We were told the special model meets all current safety requirements and w...

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