• Food Drive appears to be a great success
Food Drive appears to be a great success

The local Boy Scout troop will help to process and sort the food on Saturday, and some local restaurants have volunteered to do their part by supplying food to the volunteers and carriers who process the donations on Saturday. If you missed your letter carrier, but still want to donate, the United State Postal Service says it will keep those donati...

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  • Walmart to open 50 new stores in India in 4 years
Walmart to open 50 new stores in India in 4 years

It entails Walmart ploughing $2 billion into the company as primary capital. The $2 billion profit would be taxed as per Indian law. Other deciding factors would be Son's relationship with Walmart and that SoftBank likes to be a long-term investor, PTI's sources said, adding the Japanese conglomerate is very bullish on India and sees enormous...

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  • Symantec financials may be delayed by internal investigation
Symantec financials may be delayed by internal investigation

The firm has "Overweight" rating given on Thursday, February 1 by Barclays Capital. On May 11, 2018, shares of Symantec are down over 25% in pre-market trading. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link . Also, Director Suzanne M.

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  • Uber Teams Up With US Army to Create Flying Taxis
Uber Teams Up With US Army to Create Flying Taxis

The new prototype - an update of the one it created with NASA a year ago - is equipped with a series of drone-like stacked and co-rotating propellers. This summit comes nearly six months after the company announced that Los Angeles will be the first city in the United States for the launch of UberAIR .

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  • Sixers stave off elimination, force Game Five in Boston on Wednesday
Sixers stave off elimination, force Game Five in Boston on Wednesday

Rather than milk the time , Simmons tried a putback, missed, and Boston's Marcus Morris grabbed the rebound. The pressure is still on the Sixers , but if Philadelphia wins Wednesday, Boston could start feeling the heat. Here's the six players we are using for the contest. After the Cs went on a brief run, Joel Embiid and Dario Saric ...

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  • Starbucks' Howard Schultz opens bathrooms to all after Philly incident
Starbucks' Howard Schultz opens bathrooms to all after Philly incident

The coffee chain announced that now anyone can use a bathroom at one of their stores, even if that person has not purchased anything there. In terms of the policy, the first thing we want to make sure is that regardless of your station in life, the color of your skin, your sexual orientation, your gender, your ethnic background - everyone is we...

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  • Facebook plans to create its own cryptocurrency
Facebook plans to create its own cryptocurrency

More recently, Recode reported Messenger VP David Marcus would be placed in charge of a team whose sole job would be to "explore how to best leverage blockchain across Facebook, starting from scratch". "Blockchain is a ledger, it's immutable and it guarantees transparency so they could use it to reinstate trust between the user and the ad...

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  • Boston Dynamics' Atlas robot can run and jump now
Boston Dynamics' Atlas robot can run and jump now

Atlas last year achieved the ability to backflip last year in November, and in a few months' time it has turned into a pro jogger. Boston Dynamics poses the video's title as a question - "Getting some air, Atlas?" -as though Atlas had somehow unexpectedly taken himself outside for a run, on a whim.

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  • PSNC warns contractors to appoint a data protection officer ahead of deadline
PSNC warns contractors to appoint a data protection officer ahead of deadline

Even a company as huge as Google needs to work hard to comply, which is why the search engine giant recently re-organized its privacy policy to make it easier for the layman to understand. Within "My Account" you can use Activity Controls to select "what activity is saved" to your account. It's also easier to browse and delete past online activ...

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  • Unemployment in the region down again, says Statistics Canada report
Unemployment in the region down again, says Statistics Canada report

But Calgary still has a long way to go to match Edmonton's 6.6 per cent or Toronto's 5.9 per cent. "The fact that it has continued to increase since January is a sign that there is more at play here than the minimum wage hike", said Josh Nye, economist with Royal Bank of Canada .

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  • Bill Gates reveals himself as one of Bitcoin's harshest critics
Bill Gates reveals himself as one of Bitcoin's harshest critics

He classified this kind of investment as a " greater fool theory " investment. All Gates, Buffett, and Munger need now is for Jeff Bezos ( value US$132.2 billion) to join in the anti-bitcoin fray and the cryptocurrency will be back down to three-figure levels again in no time.

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  • DC United in 'serious talk' to acquire Everton's Rooney
DC United in 'serious talk' to acquire Everton's Rooney

Rooney spent over a decade with United where he won the Premier League and the Champions League before returning to his boyhood club last summer. The former England captain still has a year left on his contract at Everton where he's scored 11 goals in 40 appearances this season.

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  • Spotify Removes R. Kelly From Its Playlists After Sexual Misconduct Allegations
Spotify Removes R. Kelly From Its Playlists After Sexual Misconduct Allegations

An internal committee at Spotify spearheaded by Jonathan Prince, vice president of content and marketplace policy, will decide on a case-by-case basis whether to stop promoting an artist, the New York Times reports . He is innocent of the false and hurtful accusations in the ongoing smear campaign against him, waged by enemies seeking a payoff. ...

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  • Bank Of England Holds-em
Bank Of England Holds-em

Further weakening the appeal of Sterling was the BoE's accompanying growth forecasts for 2018, which saw its previous forecasts revised down from 1.8% to 1.4% in response to the disruption caused by the heavy snow in the first quarter. Carney said the central bank was still prepared to raise interest rates again - having hiked them in November fo...

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  • Tower Bridge Advisors Has $4.88 Million Stake in The Coca-Cola Company (KO)
Tower Bridge Advisors Has $4.88 Million Stake in The Coca-Cola Company (KO)

Staley Capital Advisers Incorporated has invested 0.03% in Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Funds own 3.56 million shares, up from 3.47 million shares in 2017Q3. Furthermore, the 50-day simple moving average is projected at -3.96%, and the 200-day simple moving average is also estimated at -7.63%. The Coca-Cola had a return on equity of 38.36% and a n...

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  • How Many Robert Walters plc (LON:RWA)'s Analysts Are Bullish?
How Many Robert Walters plc (LON:RWA)'s Analysts Are Bullish?

The stock rating was maintained by Kepler Cheuvreux with "Hold" on Monday, January 29. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with "Overweight" on Thursday, October 26. Foster Motley holds 0.05% or 4,014 shares. (LON:VCT) has 33% bullish analysts. Therefore 36% are positive. Savaria Corp had 4 analyst reports since November 6, 2015 according...

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  • Patricia de Lille no longer a DA member
Patricia de Lille no longer a DA member

She served the party with her draft court papers, saying "the courtesy was extended to the party's legal team since the [recall] clause, if invoked, would have required me to resign within 48 hours". Her legal team intends to argue that they are procedurally unfair, contrary to the Promotion of Administrative Justice Act (PAJA) or the common law ru...

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  • Ford halts F-150 production after fire, could idle 7600 workers
Ford halts F-150 production after fire, could idle 7600 workers

GM has halted production of the Chevrolet Express and GMC Savana full-size vans at its Wentzville, Missouri, factory, but continues to build Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon pickups there. Production of the Super Duty at Ford's Kentucky truck plant was halted on Wednesday. The Missouri plant produces between 900 to 1,000 trucks daily while the MI ...

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  • Facebook is building a new team that will focus on blockchain
Facebook is building a new team that will focus on blockchain

David Marcus will take on the new division, which he announced in a post on the social network that, after four years in charge of Messenger , he is "setting up a small group to explore how best to leverage blockchain across Facebook ".

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  • Saudi Cultural board celebrates Saudi Arabia's talents in Cannes festival
Saudi Cultural board celebrates Saudi Arabia's talents in Cannes festival

Starring Javier Bardem and Penelope Cruz , Todos Lo Saben ( 'Everybody Knows' ) is Farhadi's first movie in Spanish and the first Spanish-language movie to launch the festival since Pedro Almodovar's Bad Education in 2004. Since then, both sides have expressed some regret over their disagreement. This Is Not a Film , a 2011 documentary abou...

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