• Sprint-ing Toward T-Mobile Merger

    Sprint-ing Toward T-Mobile Merger

    Economy

    Sources reportedly close to the situation tell the publication that T-Mobile and Sprint , the nation's third and fourth largest wireless providers, respectively, are actively holding talks regarding a merger. Of course, to really understand the complications of the deal, we have to recognize that Japan's SoftBank Group Corp owns a majority stake in Sprint and has been in talks with the T-Mobile parent Deutsche Telekom for some time now.
  • CCleaner compromised: better check your PC

    CCleaner compromised: better check your PC

    Economy

    The company's press team said that, if infected, hackers could use the exploit to steal sensitive data and/or credentials which could be used for internet banking or other online activities. After you have your new software downloaded, run a check on your system using malware protection software to be sure that CCleaner didn't leave any nasty invader behind.
  • Sean Spicer steals spotlight at Emmys with guest appearance

    Economy

    Stephen Colbert had a few surprises up his sleeve while hosting the Emmy Awards - not least of which was a sudden appearance from Sean Spicer . But not everyone was upset. "Why didn't you give him an Emmy? ". "If he'd won, I bet he would not have run for president", Colbert told the crowd. Were the 2017 Emmys too liberal? And Colbert's biggest zinger: "Unlike the presidency, Emmys go to the victor of the popular vote".
  • Anna Nordqvist wins Evian Championship after playoff

    Anna Nordqvist wins Evian Championship after playoff

    Economy

    But Mel Reid mixed four bogeys with two birdies in a 74 which saw her slide to one over, while Charley Hull will also be playing for pride in the final round after failing to build on a bright start to her 69. Lydia Ko, the 2015 victor, also made five at the final hole to miss out on the play-off and finish tied third alongside Jutanugarn and Katherine Kirk.
  • Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (LSCC), Steelcase Inc. (SCS)

    Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (LSCC), Steelcase Inc. (SCS)

    Economy

    Investors and Traders continue to monitor technical levels of shares of Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (CY ). It has outperformed by 19.03% the S&P500.The move comes after 9 months negative chart setup for the $692.33 million company. Royal Natl Bank Of Canada accumulated 0% or 42,244 shares. Following the transaction, the executive vice president now owns 324,320 shares in the company, valued at approximately $4,994,528.
  • Ryanair cancels hundreds of flights, sparking outrage from customers

    Ryanair cancels hundreds of flights, sparking outrage from customers

    Economy

    Ryanair apologised for the inconvenience caused to customers by these cancellations. "We are sorry and it's because we messed up pilot holiday planning and are working hard to fix". "We look forward to the response from the Commission for Aviation Regulation". Ryanair said the delays had been prompted by air traffic control issues in France, Britain, Germany and Spain, as well as thunderstorms .
  • UN chief calls on Myanmar gov't to stop violence

    UN chief calls on Myanmar gov't to stop violence

    Economy

    According to The Guardian, 1.1 million Rohingya people live in Myanmar and are located mainly in the Rakhine state. "There is a clear and systematic pattern of abuse here", said Tirana Hassan, crisis response director for Amnesty. Britain's UN Ambassador Matthew Rycroft said the council's press statement , following closed-door consultations, was the first statement the UN's most powerful body has made in nine years on the situation in Burma.
  • Lakers and Clippers unveil Nike's NBA Statement Edition uniforms in Los Angeles

    Lakers and Clippers unveil Nike's NBA Statement Edition uniforms in Los Angeles

    Economy

    But these are more than just a jersey, they can bring you highlights of your favorite player, too. The new uniform resembles the Heat's classic red alternates and look as crisp as ever. As for the Nike Therma Flex Showtime Warm-up Jacket, it celebrates style in the game, with Nike designers refreshing the apparel staple. All Statement Edition jerseys will be available at retail on November 20, and will begin being worn on-court on November 25.
  • Bitcoin Dives on Dimon's Fraud Warning

    Bitcoin Dives on Dimon's Fraud Warning

    Economy

    Bitcoin prices topped $5,013 earlier this month but were trading at around $3,600 early Thursday, down more than 28 percent from their peak. Earlier this month, the Chinese central bank prohibited the controversial fundraising method, urging the termination of current campaigns and imposing companies that raised funds through ICOs to refund investors.
  • Google's parent company might invest $1 billion in Lyft, report says

    Google's parent company might invest $1 billion in Lyft, report says

    Economy

    The word is that the investment in Lyft is being driven by top-level executives, including Alphabet's Larry Page. Previously, Google had invested a whopping $258 million in Uber via Google Ventures and now the company is suing Uber for, allegedly, stealing trade secrets from Google's self-driving auto company, Waymo .