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Twitter Names Two New Directors to Its Board

Sat, 04/09/2016 - 06:05

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On Friday, Twitter appointed two directors to its board and PepsiCo's chief financial officer Hugh Johnston was one of them.

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Netflix Subscribers will see an Increase in Price from Next Month

Sat, 04/09/2016 - 05:59

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For the Netflix subscribers who have been paying $7.99 monthly subscription for long might see a rise in price soon.

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Experts want food products to include labels with required exercise

Sat, 04/09/2016 - 03:18

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People have backed a new system of labelling that would include food labels with how much exercise is needed to burn off the calories.

 

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Angela Rippon inspires people to live healthier

Sat, 04/09/2016 - 03:08

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Famous newsreader, consumer journalist, host of Top Gear and Come Dancing, Angela Rippon is inspiring more people to live healthier lives.

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TransCanada Says Oil Leak Estimated at Keystone Pipeline May be 16,800 Gallons

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 07:24

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On Saturday, the oil leak that was discovered on the keystone pipeline and forced a part of it to be shut down appears to be spilling more oil than expected by TransCanada initially. The company had informed regulators that the oil spill was approximately estimated to be 187 gallons.

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Yellen says U.S Economy on a Solid Path and Interest Rate Hikes on Track

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 07:18

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On Thursday, Federal Reserve chairwoman, Janet L. Yellen, said that the economy of the United States is on a solid path offering signals of inflation and the Fed is on track to raise interest rates further.

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What’s in Offer for Yahoo Bidders?

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 07:14

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Yahoo has been in trouble for a while with investors pushing for options like sale. Thus a bidding war might be brewing for the Sunnyvale, California based search engine and media company.

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No more annoying Chrome notifications for Apple’s OS X users

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 15:30

Finally, Google has announced changes to its annoying Chrome notifications and the company is coming up with some changes in Chrome's notification system to make it better compatible with Apple's OS X users. It will be beneficial for users who have chosen Chrome as their default browser. Google is experimenting with the new feature for limited users.

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Newegg starts its customer support with Facebook Messenger

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 15:28

California based online retail company Newegg has enabled a new feature, through which users can interact with retailer's customer service on one of the most popular app Facebook Messenger. The Facebook Messenger app has 800 million monthly active users.

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Government is deciding whether to share the iPhone unlocking secret with Apple

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 15:26

On Wednesday, FBI's Director James Comey said that the government had purchased a tool to access the iPhone5C used by one of the shooters involved in San Bernardino rampage, Syed Farook.

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Google collaborates with Rackspace to snatch Intel’s share in data centers market

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 15:24

On Wednesday, Alphabet Inc.'s Google said that it has collaborated with Rackspace Hosting Inc., in order to develop a data center server that will run on a new IBM OpenPower chip rather than Intel processors. The new IBM OpenPower chip is known as Power9.

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Volvo wants to test 100 autonomous cars in China

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 15:21

On Thursday morning, Swedish multinational automobile maker Volvo announced its plan to test 100 autonomous cars on the public roads in China in normal traffic conditions.

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Reddit launches a new block tool for its users to deal with abusive content

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 15:17

San Francisco based entertainment and social news website Reddit has launched a new block feature for its users on Wednesday. While previous block feature provided the authority to its users to block anyone in their private messages, the new block feature provides the universal blocking option on the website.

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IKEA recalls Batman-style capes

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 14:44

Swedish major, IKEA has announced its decision to recall children's Batman-style capes following concerns that it may strangle youngsters, from the UK market.

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Food labels should include exercise needed to burn off calories, survey

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 14:42

People have backed a new system of labelling that would include food labels with how much exercise is needed to burn off the calories.

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San Francisco Board of Supervisors Unanimously Approved Support to Offer Paid Leave to New Parents

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 08:31

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San Francisco officials approved a paid parental leave policy to support their efforts that will make life slightly easier and affordable for those workers, who work hard to make ends meet in the expensive city of San Francisco.

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Renewable Energy Advocates Offer Support of Solar Energy Bill Calling it a Short-Term Fix

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 08:27

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Advocates of renewable energy are offering a somewhat tepid support to a concessional solar energy bill which could head to Republican Governor Charlie Baker's office.

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Andrew McKenna McDonald’s Non- Executive Chairman is Retiring at 86

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 08:23

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On Wednesday, McDonald's said its chairman, Andrew McKenna, will step down from the company's board after May's annual shareholder meeting. McKenna had a long tenure at McDonald's board as a director. He has been an important figure in the burger chain for twenty five years he had served as a chairman of the board for the last twelve years since 2004.

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Fiat Chrysler Automobiles will Lay-off 1,300 Workers at a Detroit Area Plant

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 08:17

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On Wednesday, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles said, the company will lay off more than thousand workers at a Detroit area plant. The car maker plans to cut approximately 1,300 jobs and also trim production of its not- so- well selling Chrysler 200 midsize sedan which lost its market to the increasing demand for SUVs in the U. S markets.

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Walnuts can help avoid age-related health issues, new study

Wed, 04/06/2016 - 15:18

According to a new research study, Walnuts, which are already known to have several health benefits, can help avoid age-related health issues is consumed daily.

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