Tuesday September 22-nd, 2020

GM Issuing Recalls For Close To A Million Vehicles GM Issuing Recalls For Close To A Million Vehicles

Faulty brake software can disable electronic stability and traction control systems temporarily, without warning to the driver, for a single ignition cycle. Dealers will reflash the software to address the concern. To remedy the electrical connecti...

CDC issues food safety alert linked to hard-boiled eggs CDC issues food safety alert linked to hard-boiled eggs

Consumers are asked to ask their store where the hard-boiled eggs were produced and to not make a purchase if they can not find out. One death was reported from Texas . Listeria is particularly concerning for pregnant women and newborns, adults...

USA consumer spending up 0.4% in November, best since July USA consumer spending up 0.4% in November, best since July

When measured from the income side, the economy grew at a 2.1 per cent rate in the last quarter, rather than the 2.4 per cent pace estimated in November. The economy gained 266,000 jobs in November with unemployment at a half-century low of 3.5%. Tha...

Match's stock surges after deal to fully separate from IAC Match's stock surges after deal to fully separate from IAC

Diller further added that the company has always separated its businesses as they've developed in maturity and scale. Match Group is together of worth $58 billion to date. Both existing companies will be replaced by new versions, called New IAC a...

France fines Google €150m for opaque advertising rules France fines Google €150m for opaque advertising rules

The ruling details multiple questions about Google's ad algorithms that the competition authority says have gone unanswered. It is the latest in a string of European fines against Google , which faces little competition for search engine bus...

Aramco falls below $2 trillion Aramco falls below $2 trillion

MSCI's inclusion of Aramco in indexes such as the widely followed MSCI Emerging Markets Index sets the stage for the stock's inclusion for it to be added to ETFs such as the iShares Core MSCI Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEArca: IEMG ) and the iShares M...

British vehicle production sees double-digit fall in November British vehicle production sees double-digit fall in November

United Kingdom vehicle production fell by 16.5% in November, with 107,753 units manufactured, according to figures released today by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). November's figures show the lasting effects of a number of pre...

Instagram bans influencers from vape promos Instagram bans influencers from vape promos

BAT , one of four companies to receive bans from the ASA for using Facebook-owned Instagram to promote vaping , had argued its Vype Instagram account was equivalent to a company-owned site. The complaint was backed by United Kingdom anti-smoking gro...

Wall Street's main indexes hit fresh all-time highs at opening Wall Street's main indexes hit fresh all-time highs at opening

The S&P 500 index and Dow Jones Industrial Average finished with tiny losses that left them just below their all-time highs set a day earlier. The S&P 500 rose 15.85 points, or 0.5 percent, to 3,221.22. FedEx was the biggest loser in the S&P 500 ...

Over 1,500 Ring passwords have been found on the dark web Over 1,500 Ring passwords have been found on the dark web

Ring has declined to tell BuzzFeed News how it had became aware of the leak and if the leak affected a third party that Ring uses to provide its services. "It's an open door, and they just don't realize it." "Connected devices are only as strong...

Goldman Sachs in talks to pay $2bn to settle 1MDB probe Goldman Sachs in talks to pay $2bn to settle 1MDB probe

Leissner, a former partner at Goldman Sachs in Asia, pleaded guilty in the United States in August 2018 to conspiracy to launder money and conspiracy to violate the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, and agreed to forfeit $43.7m. The settlement also ...

Nike revenue grows 10 percent for Q2 Nike revenue grows 10 percent for Q2

The company has a current ratio of 2.01, a quick ratio of 1.29 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.67. However, this fell just short of expectations for sales to reach $3.99 billion in the company's home market. Piper Jaffray Companies reissued an "overw...

Date set for Donald Trump's State of the Union address Date set for Donald Trump's State of the Union address

In a historic vote on Wednesday, the Democratic-led House voted to impeached Trump on charges of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress arising from his request that Ukraine investigate Democratic political rival Joe Biden and Biden's son Hunte...

Investigation into Lifelabs cyberattack being conducted by SK's Privacy Commissioner

On Tuesday, LifeLabs stated that they had paid ransom to the hackers in return for data protection. "We have been in communication with LifeLabs in an effort to confirm this information and to seek additional information in order to assess the exte...

Just Eat board plumps for Takeaway option Just Eat board plumps for Takeaway option

And yesterday it attempted to sweeten the deal, offering Just Eat's shareholders a bigger slice of the enlarged company - 57.5 per cent instead of 52.1 per cent. Bidders for Just Eat have increased their offers as a deadline to secure a takeover ...

Trevor Noah on Trump: 'There is no impeachment lite' Trevor Noah on Trump: 'There is no impeachment lite'

The public report says he's a "healthy, vigorous, 77-year-old male, who is fit to successfully execute the duties of the presidency", although he does have an irregular heartbeat - which means that "on the plus side", said Colbert, "our next presid...

Wawa Experiences Data Breach Wawa Experiences Data Breach

However, the company clarified that the store's ATMs were unaffected. The breach involved malware that was placed on the company's payment processing servers that then stole customer data. Have you stopped at any Wawa convenience store and used you...

'I'll wrap up Brexit vote for Christmas', Boris Johnson declares 'I'll wrap up Brexit vote for Christmas', Boris Johnson declares

The House of Commons, with its Conservative ranks swollen after Johnson's election victory last week, voted 358-234 for the Withdrawal Agreement Bill, clearing the way for the United Kingdom to leave the European Union next month. "It will be over", ...

Powerball victor worth $1 million expires Thursday

A second-prize, $1 million ticket matching five numbers, but not the Powerball was bought in Maryland. Odds of winning the jackpot are approximately 1 in 292 million. 22nd St. The winners will travel to NYC on December 29 and five finalists will ...

Electric BMW iX3 Crossover: first specifications revealed Electric BMW iX3 Crossover: first specifications revealed

Architecture: all-wheel drive BEVs, rear-wheel-drive BEVs, and plug-in hybrids with electric motor on the rear axle. The torque of 400 Nm allows for high initial acceleration and keeps a high level even at the upper motor speeds. BMW has given more ...

New IBM Battery Technology Aims To Reduce Environment Burden New IBM Battery Technology Aims To Reduce Environment Burden

Especially cobalt, which is largely available in central Africa, has come under fire for reckless and exploitative mining practices. The news of IBM Research's breakthrough comes just a couple of days after Alphabet, Apple, Dell, Microsoft, and Te...

United Kingdom needs tougher rules to tackle online giants United Kingdom needs tougher rules to tackle online giants

The CMA's interim report found that a year ago Google accounted for more than 90 percent of all revenues earned from search advertising in the United Kingdom, with revenues of around £6 billion. The CMA stated that it is open to comments on its fin...

Nissan reduces list price of Leaf by £1650 Nissan reduces list price of Leaf by £1650

Additionally, electric vehicle taxation is expected to drop in April 2020 to 0% benefit-in-kind (BiK), rising to 1% from April 2021 and 2% from April 2022. Explaining the price drop, Nissan cited "economies of scale" made possible by increased prod...

Google settles tax dispute with Australia Google settles tax dispute with Australia

Mr Konza said the ATO welcomed the companies' transparency. The ATO said it has also led to the resolution of cases which had over AU$1 billon in back-tax assessments. NEC Australia also had zero taxable income, even though its revenues reached AU ...

BlackBerry shares rise as revenue growth gathers speed BlackBerry shares rise as revenue growth gathers speed

The shares were sold at an average price of $24.48, for a total transaction of $8,742,322.08. Raymond James upgraded Veeva Systems from a "market perform" rating to an "outperform" rating and set a $180.00 price objective for the company in a report ...

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