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Mark Zuckerberg finally weighs in on Cambridge Analytica

It all started with a personality quiz app which was launched on Facebook . The Facebook co-founder and chief executive has been called to testify in fr...


Amazon Patents Gesture-Controlled Drones For Fast Delivery

Amazon has filed a request for this patent back in 2016 stating, "The human recipient and/or the other humans can communicate with the vehicle using human ge...


Nike (NYSE:NKE) Given Daily Coverage Optimism Score of 0.23

Whereas, in last 21 trading days (one month) was increased -3.92% and increased in last 63 trading days (quarter) of 0.28%. Shares rose more than 7 percent duri...


Ant McPartlin CHARGED with drink driving following vehicle crash

The TV star who is now hosting the popular ITV show, has made a decision to go back into treatment. In a statement, Ant's publicist said: 'Ant has chose to ...


Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN): Honing in on Growth Projections

The stock decreased 2.33% or $36.81 during the last trading session, reaching $1545.05. The company's 3-months average volume stands at 5.43 million. It has out...


Cambridge Analytica's London offices raided by British investigators

The U.K.'s top privacy watchdog was granted a warrant to search the offices of Cambridge Analytica in the wake of allegations that information on millions of ...


Oil rises after Saudi says cuts could be extended into 2019

The rise in oil prices defied global stock markets, which slumped due to concern about a trade stand-off between the U.S. and China. Gold, seen as a safe haven,...


Heitkamp, Hoeven support bill that cracks down on sex trafficking sites

Trump applauded the bill's passage, with the White House saying it would help "end modern slavery in all of its forms". Senator Rob Portman, a Republican sp...


South Africa's Naspers to sell up to US$11 bln Tencent shares

Tencent has now lost more than US$51 billion in market value in two days, having fallen 5 percent on Thursday - its steepest in over six weeks. "It's always h...


'Delete' Facebook, says WhatsApp co-founder amid Cambridge Analytica scandal

The social media giant is now embroiled in a scandal that has caused it to lose more than $50 billion in market value. Acton isn't the only former Facebook ...


(MCD) Shares Bought by Berkshire Asset Management LLC PA

The company's Perf Half Y was isolated optimistically of 0.78% whereas Perf Year was settled at 23.45% and Perf YTD was by -7.82%. Profitability merely is the c...


Scrapping EU tariffs would do little to cut United Kingdom prices - thinktank

De La Rue boss Martin Sutherland said it was "disappointing and surprising" that "this icon of British identity is going to be manufactured in France". Create...


The Bank of England holds interest rates unchanged at 0.5%

The recently resurgent pound remained firm, but traded 0.2 percent lower at $1.41. First, a rate rise looks a dead cert for the next 10 May monetary policy comm...


Dow Jones loses more than 700 points on fresh Trump trade fears

The prospect of a full-blown trade war between the world's two biggest economies rattled investors Thursday, sending stocks to their biggest loss in six weeks. ...


Why Craigslist Is Shutting Down Its Personal Ads Section

Craigslist says continuing the service right now would be too risky. We can't take such risk without jeopardising all our other services, so we are regretful...


Saudi Arabia Softens Air Travel Policy, Allows Flight Service to Israel

The permission to fly over Saudi Arabia will save Air India nearly 2 hours and 10 minutes compared to the longer route taken by Israels national carrier El Al...


Elon Musk joins #deletefacebook, removes SpaceX and Tesla pages

Musk apparently chose to take down the pages while responding to posts on Twitter, including one from Brian Acton , the co-founder of the Facebook-owned...


Fed Raises Rates, Signals Two More In 2018

While this might seem daunting for the average consumer with debt or mortgages, the increase is actually a sign of continued health and strength in the economy...


Uber knew of problems with self-driving cars before fatal crash

The cyclist, Elaine Herzberg , died following the incident . The driver appears to be looking down, and not at the road, for two periods of about five seconds...


Target could gain $600 million in sales from Toys R Us demise

Dorel says it raked in $17.3 million in revenue from sales to Toys "R" Us's USA business in its first quarter. The day Toys R Us officially closes its doors l...