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Protesters, president descend on Wisconsin for Foxconn

Almost 40 groups representing students, environmentalists, civil rights advocates, teachers, union workers and others have organized a protest for the same time...


Liberalised remittance scheme may have triggered Indians’ deposits in Swiss banks: Goyal

Funds held by Indians in Swiss banks were at an all time high in 2006 at CHF 6.5 billion (Rs 44,900 crore) but declined to nearly one-tenth of that amount in ...


Could Boeing's new hypersonic jet concept be the future of air travel?

Aircraft manufacturing giant Boeing released plans yesterday for a "hypersonic plane" that could travel so fast, a flight between the two continents would tak...


Facebook, Google Manipulate Users to Share Personal Data Despite GDPR

While GDPR is forcing large data-crushing service providers to be transparent around data collection and usage, some are still employing a number of tactics to ...


One Asian Stock Market is Resisting the Trade War Selloff

Britain's FTSE 100 lost 0.2 percent to 7,603. President Donald Trump on Tuesday threatened Harley-Davidson Inc with unspecified higher taxes over the motorcyc...


Marketing firm accidentally exposes 340 million records online

According to Wired , there were two versions of the database exposed online, each with around 340 million records-roughly two-thirds on consumers and the res...


Messaging Giant Line to Launch Crypto Exchange in July

Notably, the exchange won't offer services to residents in Japan and the US - a likely nod to the regulatory realities of working in those markets. After the $5...


This App With 200 Million Users Is Launching a Cryptocurrency Exchange

These being Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, and Litecoin, which should go without saying. Notably, the exchange won't offer services to residents in Japan and ...


Deutsche Bank fails US Federal Reserve stress test

And it will require the bank to make changes to the way it operates in the US. Those banks immediately announced plans to ramp up shareholder rewards. In a st...


Hijack Scare At JFK: Armed Police Burst Onto Flight - See Terrified Passengers

ET. The malfunction caused air traffic controllers to lose contact with the pilot, CNN reports - so when the plane mistakenly transmitted a code signifying a ...


Australian Ticketmaster Customers Caught Up In Suspected Data Breach

Worldwide customers who had transactions between September 2017 and June 23 2018 are being warned they could possibly be affected. Ticketmaster UK has warned ...


Instagram Lite is Instagram's new lightweght mobile app

The new app is marketed towards users with older, less-advanced phones and those in emerging markets with slower cellphone coverage. "We are testing a new ver...


Trump's half-truths on Harley overseas plans

In its filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Monday, Harley-Davidson said it will "shift production of motorcycles for European Union destina...


Amazon Wants the Whole Package in Delivery

Inc. ( AMZN ) is enlisting entrepreneurs to help deliver its packages to the homes of millions of USA customers. Amazon has beefed up its delivery network in ...


China, EU oppose Washington's 'protectionism'

But despite their alignment against the USA trade threat, the EU and China remain at odds over issues including the lack of reciprocal access for European fir...


BMW bosses: We are here to stay, hard Brexit or not

The jobs of 14,000 employees of Airbus are at an extreme risk if the transition deal is not designed before the United Kingdom exits the customs union and sin...


The Indian rupee just tumbled to an all-time low

Oil prices have rallied for much of 2018 on tightening market conditions due to record demand and supply cuts led by the Middle East-dominated producer cartel o...


In the Bay Area, Households Making $117,00 Are Now Considered Low Income

Of course, this isn't surprising considering that income levels in the Bay Area are the highest in the USA and are just going up. Compared to the department's...


Stocks skid as trade worries pull technology companies lower

The market recovered some of those losses after Peter Navarro, one of President Donald Trump's top trade advisers, told CNBC there was no plan for investment re...


Trump backs off restricting China investment

The president had called for wide-ranging restrictions on Chinese investment in USA companies, along with tariffs, as a way to prevent China from acquiring Am...