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Consider Buying Microsoft Office Before It Becomes a Subscription Service

The good news: You can still buy a standalone version of Microsoft Office (for now) instead of paying Microsoft regular money for a subscription. The bad news, however, is that you can no longer get a super-cheap, one-off copy of ...

Consider Buying Microsoft Office Before It Becomes a Subscription Service

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Microsoft's Xbox Game Pass Subscription Service is Coming to PC Microsoft is bringing the Xbox Game Pass subscription service over to the PC ecosystem. Xbox Game Pass for PC will offer access to more than 100 titles on Windows 10 for a monthly fee....
09:34, 2019-05-31

With Microsoft dumping MS Office, consider LibreOffice for your next PC office suite If you want a standalone office suite for your computer, LibreOffice may soon not just be your best choice, it will be close to your only PC-based choice....
19:51, 2019-08-13

How to choose your cinema subscription service Late last month, Regal Cinemas announced its competitor to AMC Stubs A-List, the movie ticket subscription service from the nation’s largest theater chain. On the surface, Regal Unlimited seems similar — if not better — than AMC’s offering. However, the two subscriptions are far from clones of each ...
05:00, 2019-08-19

Lexus One online car subscription service launched News 6 Jun, 2019 Lexus One allows drivers to subscribe on a monthly basis with the option to change cars or end their subscription every four weeks...
00:00, 2019-06-07

Utomik crosses more than 1,000 PC games for subscription download service Utomik said it has more than 1,000 PC games available for its subscription download service, and the company said its user activity has doubled.Read More...
18:00, 2019-08-12

Nike's new sneaker subscription service starts at $20 a month Subscription clubs for clothing, meals and razors have changed the way people shop. Now Nike is wading into the subscription market for the first time....
21:51, 2019-08-13

Nike is launching a sneaker subscription service for kids Nike will launch a new subscription service for kids sneakers this week that seeks to woo parents with an offer of fewer nightmarish trips to the shoe store in exchange for a regular fee and consistent brand loyalty. Aimed at the US kids shoe market, estimated at an annual $10 billion, “Adventure Cl...
16:34, 2019-08-12

Mercedes-Benz expands subscription service to Atlanta In addition to being Mercedes-Benz's U.S. headquarters, Atlanta's demographics and surging population of high net-worth professionals makes the region a natural expansion market for subscription services....
04:34, 2019-06-04

Here's every game coming to Ubisoft's Uplay+ subscription service Google Stadia, Xbox Game Pass Ultimate, Apple Arcade – it's hard to keep track of all the game subscription services that are popping up. At E3 2019 Ubisoft showed its hand: Uplay+, which would showcase the developer's own catalogue of games, and ahead of its September launch we&apo...
14:34, 2019-07-17

Nike rolls out a subscription service for kids’ sneakers Whether for streaming, productivity software, health-tracking apps, clothing or deliveries, companies are increasingly adopting a subscription model to keep customers hooked and bring in revenue. The latest to join the fray is Nike, which on Monday u......
05:00, 2019-08-13

Ubisoft unveils Uplay+ subscription PC gaming service Ubisoft is launching its UPlay+ subscription PC game service in September. It will be available in North America and Europe for $15 a month.Read More...
23:51, 2019-06-10

Mozilla preps its ad-free news subscription service for testing Mozilla seems to have made significant progress on its Apple News competitor over three months after it was announced. According to various sources, the organization has sent out invites to users, inviting them to participate in the upcoming beta lau......
10:34, 2019-07-07

Ubisoft unveils Uplay+ game subscription service for PC and Stadia Ubisoft can't resist the temptation to join the game subscription bandwagon. The publisher is launching a Uplay+ service on PC that will offer access to over 100 games, including the premium versions of the latest releases and their associated add-o......
02:34, 2019-06-11

Ubisoft announces all 100+ games coming to its Uplay+ subscription service When it comes to delivering content to consumers, subscription services are the hottest trend. Whether it’s TV shows or live TV packages or video games, there’s a company out there that wants you to pay a monthly fee to access what they have to offer, and this fall, game publisher Ubisof...
15:34, 2019-07-17

‘Mad Money’ host Jim Cramer to launch NFL fantasy subscription service The Maven completed its $16.8 million acquisition of financial news service The Street — and “Mad Money” host Jim Cramer has inked a new three-year production deal to continue with the site under the new owners. As part of the deal, the CNBC host and co-founder of The Street will run his own entity ...
18:51, 2019-08-08

Google Play Pass or Apple Arcade: Which App Subscription Service Is Better? Subscriptions are all the rage, and it’s easy to see why. Everyone loves an a la carte model for content—see Netflix, et al—where you can just pay a single reasonable monthly fee for unlimited access to a body of stuff you’re interested in, be it documentaries, 90s-era TV shows, or (now) apps....
17:00, 2019-08-02

Google confirms “Play Pass” subscription service for Android apps The Google Play Pass Promo. [credit: Android Police ] Google is testing a new "Play Pass" subscription service for the Google Play Store. The company confirmed testing of the new service t...
22:17, 2019-08-02

Ubisoft reveals over 100 games for its Uplay+ subscription gaming service for September Ubisoft revealed a list of more than 100 games that will be available on Uplay+, the subscription gaming service that will debut on September 3. Read More...
21:51, 2019-07-16

Uber tests monthly subscription service combining rides, eats, bikes & scooters Many people seem to have monthly subscriptions to various things like the gym or a streaming service like Netflix well now Uber is testing out their own monthly service. Buzz60’s Mercer Morrison has the story.       ...
00:00, 2019-07-25

Google is testing a $5/month subscription service called Play Pass that’s like a Netflix for apps Apple unveiled its Arcade gaming subscription service back in March, but it will not be available to buyers until later this fall. Apple hasn’t revealed the pricing for Arcade, but it did say that Arcade games will contain no ads or in-app purchases. The games will work online and offline, and...
14:34, 2019-08-01

Buying a web hosting service? Check these 9 tips When shopping for the perfect web hosting for you (not the best website hosting for everybody else), you will be bombarded with terms and features that you will have seldom encountered in your everyday life. From FTP to backup, we will explain to you the jargon used and what to look for when you are...
06:51, 2019-07-09

Microsoft defends planned partner program changes, but many aren't buying it Microsoft's talk about priorities and a changing partner market as reasons for dropping internal use rights for its products isn't sitting well with many of its resellers....
03:17, 2019-07-12

Is Amazon Prime worth it in Australia? Amazon's subscription service explained UPDATE: Amazon has announced the dates for Prime Day 2019. In Australia, the sale will begin at 00:01am on July 15 and go on for 48 hours till July 16 ticks across midnight. However, with plenty of deals on offer from the US storefront, Aussies will be able to shop on the Global Store until the sale...
12:34, 2019-07-02

Microsoft Office vs LibreOffice Microsoft Office and LibreOffice are both excellent office suites, but how can you be sure which is right for you? On the surface the two look very similar, but there are some important differences to bear in mind when making your decision.   Price LibreOffice is free to download and use, even ...
19:17, 2019-06-23

Microsoft Office 365: A cheat sheet Office 365 provides the productivity tools required by a modern enterprise workforce. This guide covers key details, including available applications, system requirements, and subscription options....
15:00, 2019-05-28

Microsoft Office is getting better on virtual desktops New features are coming to Office 365 to help improve its functionality in virtualized environments, including the upcoming Windows Virtual Desktop service, according to a new blog post from Microsoft.After acquiring former partner FSLogix last year to improve virtualization in Office 365, Microsoft...
21:00, 2019-07-02

Microsoft Is Considering a Dedicated Office Key for Keyboards—Here's What It Should Do Microsoft introduced the Windows key on the Microsoft Natural Keyboard back in 1994, and while sometimes it can be a bit annoying (like when you accidentally hit it while playing games), the Windows key has proven itself useful enough to find its way onto a huge number of third-party keyboards. Read...
21:34, 2019-06-18

Microsoft could replace the Menu key – which you probably never use – with a new Office key Of all the keys on your keyboard, the Menu key – which sits to the right of the spacebar – is likely to be the least used, and Microsoft wants to change that by making it a dedicated Office key.This is according to prolific Microsoft leaker WalkingCat, who has posted an internal survey...
12:17, 2019-06-18

Amazon cell service? Company reportedly interested in buying Boost Mobile The Amazon Fire Phone! (credit: Andrew Cunningham) You buy everything else from Amazon, so why not cellular service? A report from Reuters claims the retail juggernaut is "considering" buying Sprint MVNO Boost Mobile. Sprint and T-Mobile are currently in the process of a big merger, and one of the...
19:51, 2019-05-31

Microsoft Xbox previews streaming service Microsoft Xbox is previewing its upcoming game streaming service, codenamed "Project xCloud", at the annual E3 games expo in Los Angeles. The service will go head-to-head with Google's Stadia that's set to debut in November. (June 11)       ...
03:51, 2019-06-12

Microsoft leases new office building in downtown Manhattan Microsoft has signed a downtown lease for a major office outpost in New York City, The Post has learned. The tech giant this week signed its lease for about 70,000 square feet of space with the new owners of 300 Lafayette St., who have just closed their $125 million purchase of the newly developed, ...
16:01, 2019-05-21

Project xCloud: everything we know about Microsoft's cloud streaming service Last year Microsoft announced it was working on Project xCloud, a new streaming service that aims to let you play big-name games on whichever device you want, whenever you want.Project xCloud aims to leverage Microsoft’s existing data centers across the globe, literally loading up servers wit...
23:00, 2019-06-05

Microsoft removes Office 2019 from its Home Use Program benefits Microsoft has updated its Office Home Use Program by removing the previous benefit of steeply discounted copies of non-subscription Office for use at home by enterprise customers....
23:17, 2019-08-08

Need a passport fast? FedEx Office speeds it up with new service FedEx Office says its new service with RushMyPassport helps travelers who need to renew or rush their passports before a fast-approaching trip abroad.       ...
10:00, 2019-07-06

Tech news roundup: Microsoft Office 365, Facebook scandal, and AI adoption This week's TechRepublic and ZDNet news stories include a security warning from Microsoft, a rundown of the Facebook privacy scandal, and a look at the highest paying internships for 2019....
16:01, 2019-05-21

Microsoft to end Office mobile apps support for older Android devices Microsoft silently updated the system requirements for its Office mobile apps and from what we understand, thing are looking bleak for Android users with older smartphones. Although the announcement doesn't really comes as a surprise, we can't help but wonder how many Android users will be affected ...
02:17, 2019-06-01

Microsoft’s using Office 365 to push Teams as a Slack killer, survey claims Microsoft Teams is on the up-and-up with some impressive growth, primarily driven by being bundled with Office 365, and that comes at the expense of rival chat and collaboration service Slack, according to a new survey.This comes from ETR, a market research firm that shared findings from its ‘...
14:51, 2019-07-12

Microsoft cuts Office 2019 one-time licenses through Home Use Program Enlarge / Microsoft at a trade show. (credit: Getty Images | Justin Sullivan) Another one bites the dust. Microsoft has been shifting much of its software to a subscription model, and the latest Office 2019 news heralds another change on that front. The suite of Microsoft programs had been availab...
15:17, 2019-08-13

Microsoft Office perpetual licenses are no longer part of the Home Use Program The days of buying software once and having a perpetual license to use it are coming to an end as businesses including Microsoft have embraced a subscription model.The US software giant will no longer sell one-off licenses for Office 2019 as part of its Home Use Program (HUP)  as it tries to en...
01:17, 2019-08-13

RIP Backgammon — Microsoft to shutter its Internet Games service by next year Pour one out for another gaming legend we’re losing. Microsoft revealed last week it’s no longer supporting its suite of Internet Games that have been a staple of Windows for 19 years. Games Services for Windows XP and ME will end later this month, while the same service for Windows 7 will end next ...
00:34, 2019-07-12

Microsoft’s latest security service uses human intelligence, not artificial Enlarge / Microsoft security experts monitoring the world, looking for hackers. (credit: Microsoft) Microsoft has announced two new cloud services to help administrators detect and manage threats to their systems. The first, Azure Sentinel, is very much in line with other cloud services: it's depe...
16:01, 2019-05-21

Microsoft's xCloud game streaming service begins in October Microsoft didn't give us many new details about its Project xCloud game streaming service at E3, but at least we know when it's going to arrive: this October. As you'd expect, the service will let you play Xbox titles across multiple devices. Since i......
08:00, 2019-06-10

Xbox Game Pass for Steam: Everything you need to know about Microsoft's latest service Today, Microsoft announced several new steps it’s taking to contribute to the thriving PC gaming ecosystem via the successful Xbox Games Pass service. Here's what you need to know....
21:17, 2019-05-30

Microsoft’s game streaming service launches in October, but you’re going to need an Xbox Google a few days ago held its second Stadia press event of the year, revealing price and launch dates for the streaming service it first announced a few months ago. But Google is hardly the only company looking to offer buyers game streaming products, and Microsoft took the stage on Sunday at E3 to...
14:17, 2019-06-10

Nike launches pricey kids' shoes subscription service, calls it a 'parent's best friend' Nike's new children's subscription service doesn't come cheap with prices ranging from $20 to $50 a month. But there's already a waiting list.        ...
08:00, 2019-08-13

Microsoft releases preview of its Desktop Analytics app-compatibility assessment service Microsoft's Desktop Analytics service, now in public preview, is designed to help business users check their app-compatibility levels and mitigate issues involving the latest Windows 10 feature updates....
22:17, 2019-07-08

'The Office' to leave Netflix in 2021, head to NBCU streaming service Comcast Corp's NBCUniversal will pull popular workplace comedy "The Office" from Netflix Inc in the United States in 2021 and make the show available on its own streaming service, the company said on Tuesday....
21:00, 2019-06-27

CBOE’s Historical Data Subscription Service Migrating to CBOE Livevol Data Shop CHICAGO, IL -- January 6, 2017 -- Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) announced that its historical market data service formerly operated by Market Data Express (MDX) will migrate to CBOE Livevol Data Shop today, January 6....
21:34, 2019-05-21

Halo on Galaxy S10? Microsoft takes on Stadia with its own xCloud game streaming service Google detailed its vision for the future of gaming last week, when it confirmed that its new game streaming service Stadia will be launched in November. A Founder's Edition pack went for pre-order immediately for $130, including a 3-month subscription, an exclusive controller, and a Buddy Pass to t...
22:17, 2019-06-10

Microsoft’s game streaming service will be free to Xbox owners, since it’s not part of xCloud Microsoft is expected to be one of the leading players in the future game streaming wars, but the company didn’t share too many details about its xCloud streaming platform at E3 2019. Instead, Microsoft announced that game streaming would roll out to Xbox One owners this fall, when they’...
17:17, 2019-06-13

Microsoft delivers public preview of Azure Bastion service for remotely accessing VMs more securely Microsoft's newest Azure service, Bastion, is now in public preview and is meant to bring another level of security to remotely accessing virtual machines....
06:00, 2019-06-19

Microsoft launches Service Mesh Interface, Visual Studio Code Kubernetes extension 1.0, and Virtual Kubelet 1.0 Microsoft has launched the Service Mesh Interface (SMI) specification, Helm 3 alpha, Visual Studio Code Kubernetes extension 1.0, and Virtual Kubelet 1.0.Read More...
18:00, 2019-05-21

'The Office' is leaving Netflix in 2021, heading to NBC streaming service "The Office" is leaving Netflix in 2021. heading to NBC's streaming service. It's okay to panic binge-watch.        ...
20:34, 2019-06-27

Microsoft readies Office for virtual desktop services, including Windows Virtual Desktop Microsoft is adding new features to Outlook, Teams, OneDrive and other Office apps to pave the way for their use in virtualized scenarios, including with Windows Virtual Desktop....
02:17, 2019-07-02

Microsoft wants to start marketing Microsoft 365 as a single product in its new fiscal year Microsoft is stepping up its efforts to market Microsoft 365 -- its subscription bundle of Windows 10, Office 365 and Enterprise Mobility + Security -- in a more integrated way. And it's reorganizing internally to try to do so....
01:17, 2019-07-03

Microsoft ships antivirus for macOS as Windows Defender becomes Microsoft Defender Microsoft is bringing its Windows Defender anti-malware application to macOS—and more platforms in the future—as it expands the reach of its Defender Advanced Threat Protection (ATP) platform. To reflect the new cross-platform nature, the suite is also being renamed to Microsoft Defender ATP, with t...
16:01, 2019-05-21

Is the future of vacations subscription based? We subscribe to streaming services and even grocery deliveries — but what about vacations? Package trips are more commonly associated with families — however one business has reinvented the model with a millennial twist and it's been described as the "Netflix of travel."...
20:51, 2019-07-19

CHEAP: Get $20 off this 12-month PlayStation Plus subscription If you want to play your PlayStation online, you’ve got to invest in a PlayStation Plus subscription. There’s no other way around it. But why pay more than you have to? Funny I should mention that, as you can now grab a year-long subscription for just $39.99. That’s $20 cheaper than the usual price ...
01:51, 2019-07-13

Most of you would endure Netflix ads for a cheaper subscription For reasons that we’ve previously laid out here, those of you who subscribe to Netflix probably won’t see ads on the service anytime soon — and maybe even ever. Nevertheless, given Netflix’s status as the king of the streaming industry hill, this hypothetical and somewhat imp...
00:51, 2019-07-07

Which Grocery Delivery Subscription Is the Best Deal? Is the era of making a weekly trek to the grocery store over? Grocery delivery services might make you think so. Every time you turn around, there’s another truck barreling down your street crammed full of everything from kale to candy bars....
19:17, 2019-06-18

Has a Netflix subscription finally gotten too expensive? The streaming giant has historically displayed pricing power, but has a fourth hike in five years finally gone too far?       ...
21:51, 2019-07-10

Three Movie Subscription Services, and When They’re Worth It MoviePass made waves when it launched, but it’s not the only movie subscription designed to lure you to the theater. Here are a few popular ones, who they’re for and whether you’ll save money with one....
22:51, 2019-05-22

Your Next Checking Account Could Get You a Spotify Subscription Citigroup is partnering with Hulu and Netflix to offer incentives to keep you banking there. Many banks are coming up with other creative rewards in lieu of cash or interest....
12:00, 2019-07-05

iOS 13 will remind you to cancel your subscription when you delete an app Apple Senior VP Craig Federighi unveiling iOS 13's dark mode at WWDC earlier this month. [credit: Ron Amadeo ] Sure, some users will appreciate iOS 13's dark mode, but features that relate...
02:34, 2019-06-19

BMW adds an $80 yearly subscription for Apple's CarPlay BMW has confirmed it will charge a subscription fee for Apple CarPlay. Drivers of 2019 models and onward will get a year's access for free, and then have to pay to continue to use the service, which allows owners to sync their iPhone with the car's i......
16:34, 2019-07-24

Netflix launches $3 mobile-only subscription in India Netflix may have been in front of the curve when it came to video streaming, but the company has found things a little more difficult in recent months. Price hikes have derailed its growth, meaning it only amassed half of the five million new subscri......
16:34, 2019-07-24

Why Seemingly Every Company Is Launching a Gaming Subscription Now Much in the way that streaming has too many damn options now, gaming services are flooding the market as companies increasingly position themselves to compete for attention over singular domination of an entertainment medium. Netflix, for example, disclosed in an earnings report earlier this year th...
02:00, 2019-06-12

New $1,399 per month car subscription hits your wallet where it Hertz Car rental company Hertz has launched a new service to keep it competitive in a market dominated by ride-sharing, hire-by-the-hour vehicles, e-bikes and electric scooters.Hertz My Car is its latest attempt to lure drivers away from car ownership, and is targeting the premium end of the market. The s...
12:34, 2019-06-05

What do subscription services and streaming mean for the future of gaming? The future of gaming is streaming. If that wasn’t painfully obvious to you a week ago, it certainly ought to be now. Google got ahead of E3 late last week by finally shedding light on Stadia, a streaming service that promises a hardware agnostic gaming future. It’s still very early days, of course....
20:34, 2019-06-12

Nissan Kicks SUV Now Available On Zoomcar's Subscription Platform The Nissan Kicks was launched late last year and is the latest model to be made available on Zoomcar's subscription platform - ZAP. The new leasing programme by the self-driving rental company allows......
20:34, 2019-07-18

5 Reasons It's Still Worth Paying for a Dropbox Subscription The cloud storage scene has changed a lot since Dropbox launched in 2007, propelled by the falling cost of storage, the rising speed of internet connections, and the proliferation of powerful mobile devices. There is no shortage of options for your storage needs, many of which are free. So why would...
17:00, 2019-07-22

It looks like almost no one canceled their HBO subscription after ‘Game of Thrones’ ended HBO’s post-Game of Thrones subscriber base is still proving as resilient as the fortifications of a Westerosi castle. The series finale of the network’s massively popular fantasy show back in May sparked some worries that HBO might be in for a subscriber exodus to some degree. Along with...
00:00, 2019-07-25

Ubisoft details the games it'll include in its Uplay+ subscription Ubisoft's game subscription service for PC and Stadia, Uplay+, will launch on September 3rd. When it was announced at E3 in June, we knew there would be more than 100 games included but we didn't know which ones. Thanks to today's update, now we do....
23:51, 2019-07-16

5 trends driving end of ownership and growth of subscription economy Changing customer preferences are leading to a new era defined by "the end of ownership." A new global study by The Harris Group shows that 57% of the people surveyed wish that they could own less stuff....
00:00, 2019-07-23

Automattic buys Prospress in digital subscription push The company behind WordPress.com and WooCommerce, Automattic has acquired the startup Prospress as it looks to expand its digital subscription offerings.The small startup made a name for itself by developing a recurring payment solution specifically designed for WooCommerce called WooCommerce subscr...
07:34, 2019-05-25

Hertz launches monthly car rental subscription starting at $999 Today, Hertz announced a new vehicle subscription service, Hertz My Car. For a monthly fee, users will have access to select sedans, crossovers, SUVs and trucks. The service follows on the heels of a similar, but more expensive, pilot program that En......
20:51, 2019-06-04

Uber Eats may soon offer an unlimited delivery subscription Paying for delivery is so passé, and Uber Eats knows it. Like Postmates, DoorDash and the UK's Deliveroo, which all offer unlimited food delivery subscriptions, Uber is set to offer a monthly $9.99 pass that includes free delivery from any res......
14:17, 2019-05-22

Amazon's new fast fashion subscription box is an environmental nightmare Amazon has launched a new addition to its Prime Wardrobe service: a subscription box that will send you up to eight new garments a month based on your measurements and preferences. That's 96 new items of clothing every year.It's easy to see why Amazon has made this move. Market research co...
14:17, 2019-08-01

Firefox is planning to offer a premium subscription before the end of the year Mozilla Firefox is already one of the best web browsers in the business, but Mozilla CEO Chris Beard has hinted that a premium-level Firefox experience will soon be available for those who want a little extra.Premium add-ons could include some form of cloud storage as well as integrated VPN features...
16:00, 2019-06-09

Google 'Play Pass' is a $5 monthly Android app subscription Google is testing a service called Play Pass that would offer users "hundreds of premium apps and games" for a monthly fee, according to Android Police. The idea of the offering cropped up last year on XDA Developers after users spotted code referenc......
12:51, 2019-08-01

Teachers Can Get a Free Premium Subscription to Calm's Meditation App Everyone knows that being a teacher can be a stressful occupational choice. The app Calm is aiming to make that slightly less so by offering teachers a premium subscription to its meditation app for free....
04:17, 2019-08-18

Mozilla is testing an ad-free news subscription for $5 a month Mozilla last month hinted at introducing paid features in its Firefox browser last month, and it’s now spelling out its plans more clearly. The not-for-profit organization has announced it’s exploring a bunch of “alternative funding models for the web.” To that effect, it said it has started testing...
10:17, 2019-07-08

Amazon's new fashion subscription will replace your outfits each month Amazon has launched a new fashion subscription service called Personal Shopper by Prime Wardrobe that sends you a curated box of clothing each month.Unlike Amazon's other recommendations, your monthly fashion box won't be curated by algorithms or based on your past purchases (a relief for ...
12:51, 2019-08-01

Pearson shifts to Netflix-style subscription model for textbooks Academic publisher hopes to convince students to pay to access online materialsThe era of students using their loans to buy expensive textbooks upfront could be coming to an end, after the academic publisher Pearson announced a shift towards a Netflix-style subscription-based model.The British compa...
06:17, 2019-07-17

Dropbox announces new premium features, increases subscription prices We have some bad news and good news for Dropbox users. The bad news is the prices for the Plus plan has been increased by $2 from $10 to $12 per month. On the bright side, storage space for the Plus plan has been doubled from 1TB to 2TB. The Professional and Business plans receive storage boosts as ...
21:00, 2019-05-30

Netflix loses thousands of subscribers after subscription price hike NBC — Netflix has lost paid subscribers for the first time in eight years. The popular streaming service says it has lost 126,000 paid subscribers in the United States. Analysts had expected Netflix to gain more than 350,000 new subscribers during the second quarter. The company also missed it...
02:51, 2019-07-21

UPlay+ subscription lets you play every Ubisoft game on PC and Stadia Enlarge / Just a few of the titles and franchises coming to Ubisoft's UPlay+ service. (credit: Ubisoft) LOS ANGELES—At its E3 press conference today, Ubisoft announced a new subscription service called UPlay+. For $14.99 a month, subscribers will be able to access every title in Ubisoft's catalog—...
06:17, 2019-06-11

Google is testing a subscription for premium Android apps and games It seems like Google is looking to ramp up its effort to increase Play Store revenue. As per Android Police’s report published today, the company is testing a monthly subscription service called ‘Play Pass’ to grant you access to a bouquet of premium Android apps and games. According to the report, ...
14:34, 2019-08-01

How To Avail Discount On Sovereign Gold Bond, Subscription Ends Today Today gold rate: The sovereign gold bond scheme was launched in November 2015 with an objective to reduce the demand for physical gold and shift a part of the domestic savings, used for purchase of......
08:51, 2019-07-12

Don't miss these cheap Xbox Live Gold subscription deals this weekend Microsoft raised prices on annual Xbox Live 12-month subscription prices a few weeks ago to £50, putting it in line with Sony's PlayStation Plus prices. Finding cheap Xbox Live Gold deals is our speciality though and we've got one today that'll help you beat those price hike blue...
20:17, 2019-05-23

Netflix confirms it’ll launch a cheaper mobile-only subscription in India this year In a letter to shareholders, Netflix‘s CEO, Reed Hastings, confirmed today that the company will launch a cheaper mobile-only subscription plan in India soon. In March, Netflix affirmed it’s testing a $3.50 plan for just phones in India. Hastings said that the mobile-only will be effective to increa...
13:01, 2019-07-18

CHEAP: $20 off a PlayStation Plus subscription means you can game online for 525,600 minutes this year Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! If you think you’re a pro PlayStation gamer, you shouldn’t just sit at your home and brag to your friends. Go online and test your skills against the best of the world. But, to do that, you’ll need the Playstatio...
15:17, 2019-08-07

Stay Informed With a Year-Long Subscription to The Washington Post Online For $30 In these uncertain times, you can’t put a price on reliable journalism. Not literally, though—we need to support quality news organizations! That’s why Amazon is offering up a year-long subscription to The Washington Post’s Digital Access for just $30 in today’s Gold Box. But, breaking news: This d...
21:34, 2019-07-13

Regal Cinema's Reportedly Set to Launch a MoviePass-Style Unlimited Subscription Plan Movie prices just ain’t what they used to be. And with box office numbers still dwindling, Regal Cinemas is reportedly the latest movie theater chain to jump into that unlimited subscription fray. Read more......
22:51, 2019-07-02

Hurry and claim your free four-month Apple Music subscription right now at Groupon (new users only) It's definitely not every day that you get the chance to claim a free four-month subscription to the world's second most popular music streaming platform, but believe it or not, that's precisely the amazing deal Groupon is offering for the second time in just a little over a month.Once again, you on...
21:00, 2019-06-27

Palm's $5 smartphone plan: A cellphone bill cheaper than a Netflix subscription US Mobile has partnered with the cellphone maker Palm to create a cheap smartphone plan starting at just $5 per month. Unlimited plans start at $20.       ...
16:34, 2019-08-16

Enterprise software vendors mix and match monetization models: What happens when subscription, usage and licensing converge? Enterprise software vendors are subscription happy, but they're delving into usage plans for customers too. Toss in some perpetual licenses and your negotiations with strategic vendors are about to get more complicated....
08:34, 2019-08-12

Google Is Testing a $5-a-Month Subscription Pass for Play Store Apps and Games: Report It feels like a lifetime has passed since WWDC 2019 in early June, when Apple announced Apple Arcade, a monthly subscription service that gives users access to a curated list of games on the App Store. Now, while people continue to wait for Apple Arcade to go live later this fall, it seems Google is...
21:17, 2019-08-01

Uber’s $24.99 monthly subscription pass covers rides, bikes, scooters, and food deliveries Frequent Uber customers in San Francisco and Chicago might want to try out Uber’s new subscription pass that combines all of the company’s offerings into a single deal. We’re looking at discounted Uber rides, access to Jump electric scooters and bikes, as well as free Uber Eats del...
08:00, 2019-07-24

Don't have time (or will) to pack lunch for your kids? There's a subscription for that With back-to-school of the horizon, some parents are opting for pre-packaged, kid-friendly lunches delivered to their doorsteps on a weekly basis.       ...
14:00, 2019-08-16

Used car buying guide: BMW M3 (E92) The V8 makes 414bhp, or 444bhp in later special-edition models The E90, E92 and E93 M3 saloon, coupé and convertible took BMW’s performance icon to new levels of technical sophistication More high-speed express than B-road hooligan: that was our verdict on the E92 M3 coupé of 2007-13 (there’s als...
14:00, 2019-08-19

JAY-Z is buying an NFL team, but we don't know which one As reported by TMZ, JAY-Z is going to buy a “significant ownership interest” in an NFL team at some point in the “near future,” with an unnamed source saying that he wants to “continue to be a change agent for the NFL.” TMZ’s source also says that JAY-Z won’t be able to manage players as an owner, s...
11:00, 2019-08-19

Who’s Buying What Bernie’s Selling? On Wednesday, Bernie Sanders gave a prepared 45-minute speech about what democratic socialism means to him and why he believes it’s the best way forward for the American people....
00:51, 2019-06-13

Used car buying guide: Peugeot 207 GTI Peugeot got hot hatch buyers excited with the 280bhp RCup concept in 2006, then launched the 207 GTi… You can pick up a Peugeot 207 GTi from as little as £800 but if you want a good one, it's all in the timing In Dirty Harry, Clint Eastwood may as well have handed the keys of a used Peugeot 207 G...
12:17, 2019-07-01

Used car buying guide: Porsche 968 944 too old? 911 out of your price range? The 968 straddles the gap with minimal compromise The 968 offers everyday GT usability with a sports car chassis guaranteed to delight keen drivers. No wonder they’re in demand Back in 1994, Autocar’s test fleet boasted a Porsche 968 Club Sport in its ran...
08:51, 2019-07-22

Used car buying guide: Audi S3 Mk1 Audi called the S3 a quattro but pedants say that because it uses a Haldex coupling rather than a Torsen differential, it isn’t The original Audi S3 may be getting long in the tooth, but this solid if understated hot hatch is now a performance bargain In today’s world of 375bhp superhatches, it’s...
19:17, 2019-08-05

Nearly-new buying guide: Mazda 3 Dynamically, the Mazda 3 is right near the top of the class The previous version of Mazda’s Focus rival is a great buy, but dismiss the diesels if you don't do big miles Given Mazda’s fondness for clever engineering and doing things its own sweet way, any new model from the Japanese car maker is ...
15:00, 2019-07-04

The problem with buying dinosaurs Dinosaurs are in the news these days, but it’s not always for happy reasons. While paleontologists are making groundbreaking discoveries, their work is often overshadowed by outrage that yet another fossil has been auctioned off to the highest bidder. The most recent controversy involves a rare “bab...
02:00, 2019-06-22

The 25 things everyone was buying in July With Prime Day and the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale, our readers had a field day buying up some amazing stuff last month.       ...
22:51, 2019-08-01

Nearly-new buying guide: Jaguar XF Well-judged balance of ride and handling is one reason to buy Less than £11,000 is enough to buy a roomy and luxurious Mk2 XF. Tempted? The XF saloon under the microscope here plays the evolutionary card better even than a BMW 5 Series, being almost indistinguishable from the original XF of 2008-...
08:34, 2019-07-11

Buying cables? Going for gold could mean a rip-off From mobile phone chargers to HDMI for TVs, here’s how to save on leads for your gadgetsCables are a necessary evil in our modern world. Whether it’s the power cord for your phone, the cables jammed in the back of your TV or the wires connecting you to the internet, they’re everywhere.And when you n...
17:34, 2019-06-08

Buying a new car battery: are you being overcharged? News 1 Aug, 2019 Exclusive investigation reveals the big price differences – and sheer cost – you could face when buying a new car battery...
17:17, 2019-08-01

Nearly-new buying guide: BMW 3 Series (F30) Its handling is one of many reasons for picking an F30 This could be all the car you’ll ever need. We talk you through the choices The spectacle of all-new 3 Series saloons leaving your local BMW showroom can mean only one thing: a mountain of trade-ins, many of them the model’s predecessor, the...
15:51, 2019-05-21

Used car buying guide: Audi A2 It was a cutting-edge, futuristic vision in 2000 and the world’s only just caught up, but you can buy an A2 from as little as £300 If you’re panning for gold, stop: we may have found some you don’t have to grub around for. It’s the Audi A2, a remarkable little car most of us know to be a future cla...
15:51, 2019-05-21

Used car buying guide: Volkswagen Eos Webasto: Once famous for pop-up sunroofs, it designed the Eos’s folding roof A cut above your average used coupé-convertible in looks and quality, the Eos even has a sunroof within its folding hard-top The Volkswagen Eos is a member of that select group of hatchback-derived coupé-cabriolets that...
08:00, 2019-06-10

Why Are We Not All Buying Saab Sonetts Right Now? Here’s a long-overdue public service announcement: One of the most soulful automobiles ever made can be purchased for a song. It’s called the Saab Sonett, and I’m confused about why we’re not all champing at the bit to own one....
01:17, 2019-05-31

Nearly-new buying guide: Audi TT (Mk3) Roadster or coupé, the latest version of Audi's iconic sports car is a stylish buy. We sniff out the deals The current Audi TT was launched in 2014 so, if its forebears are anything to go by, it still has another three years to go before it’s replaced. Except that there are worrying noises that it ...
13:34, 2019-05-27

Used car buying guide: BMW Z3 M Coupe BMW’s Z3 M Coupé is an engaging car with oddball looks. It’s rare – and getting rarer – and prices are on the up. So don’t hang about if you want one. "A garage queen” is how one specialist we spoke to described the BMW Z3 M Coupé of 1998 to 2002. “They’re put in a garage and left there while thei...
03:17, 2019-05-30

What we're buying: 'Typeset in the Future' This week, Senior Editor Kris Naudus takes a look at a book that will please both sci-fi nerds and design geeks. 'Typeset in the Future' explores the typography and design in science fiction movies such as 2001: A Space Odyssey, Star Trek, and more....
22:51, 2019-07-01

How to Not Mess Up Buying a Car When You're Young I’m a professional car buyer who has helped hundreds of people find the right car and get a competitive deal, and spoken with numerous young people entering the car buying market for the first time. I’ve also had way too many conversations with folks that make some wrong moves early on and put them...
18:17, 2019-06-19

Nearly-new buying guide: Ford Mondeo The Mondeo now lives in the SUV's shadow, so it’s a great time to buy Before PCPs allowed car buyers to realise their wildest dreams, motors such as the practical, spacious and good-to-drive Mondeo were what families bought and fleet bosses leased.  The big Ford is still practical, spacious and goo...
10:00, 2019-08-01

Buying American Isn't an Option, Some U.S. Companies Say With public hearings on the Trump administration’s China tariff plan set to begin Monday, the U.S. trade representative’s office has already been flooded with letters from companies saying they have few options besides China....
17:51, 2019-06-16

Nearly-new buying guide: Vauxhall Corsa A 99bhp 1.4 gives a good balance of pace and economy With an all-new model just months away, there are some cracking deals on offer for Vauxhall's supermini The Corsa was the UK’s fourth-best-selling new car in June, a position it also holds in the current year-to-date rankings. That’s impressive...
09:51, 2019-07-25

Pre-registered cars: buying guide Tips & advice 24 Jun, 2019 Pre-registered cars explained: what they are and how they can save you a bundle of cash over a brand-new car...
19:17, 2019-06-27

Nearly-new buying guide: Porsche Macan Ride hits the marks on the road, and even off-road if ‘Terrain level’ is selected Savings from new are small for Porsche's baby SUV, but that’s for good reason When it was launched in 2014, a few miles of sinewy curves and high-speed straights were all most seasoned drivers needed to understand t...
16:17, 2019-08-08

Used car buying guide: Bentley Turbo R So His Lordship can keep an eye on Parker up front, the range-topping RT Mulliner has a second speedometer in the back If you’re tempted to chance your arm on a winged B, the Turbo R has a lot going for it. But buy only if the car has a genuinely solid-gold service history A Bentley Turbo R looks...
14:34, 2019-08-12

Trump is interested in buying Greenland, but why? President Donald Trump has expressed an interest in buying Greenland, an autonomous Danish territory. But is it even for sale and would the United States want it?...
01:17, 2019-08-18

Nearly-new buying guide: Skoda Octavia Octavia prioritises easy-going refinement over sportiness The dependably bulletproof Octavia is renowned for being excellent value, and nearly new examples are the most accessible As a used car, the Octavia hatchback lives up to Skoda’s reputation as a great-value brand. Prices of new ones have ...
13:34, 2019-08-16

How Amazon Will Trick You Into Buying More on Prime Day If you want to save money on Prime Day, Amazon will be offering plenty of deals. So many, in fact, that you might end up spending more than you planned.Read more......
17:34, 2019-07-12

Buying Lattes Is Not Keeping You From Being Rich Have as many lattes as you want. Just make sure you focus on the handful of things that will make a major difference to your financial health, a financial adviser says....
00:17, 2019-07-13

Is it worth buying a 5G mobile phone yet? I love the idea of higher connection speeds – but should I wait until there’s more choice?Every week a Guardian Money reader submits a question, and it’s up to you to help him or her out – a selection of the best answers will appear in next Saturday’s paper.5G has been launched in the UK this week. ...
09:17, 2019-06-01

Used car buying guide: Mercedes-Benz CLK 55 AMG Looking for a solid second-hand German performance coupé? Cast your eye to the other side of Stuttgart The CLK 55 AMG’s subtle good looks make this a performance car bargain for the more discerning buyer All hail the used car market, which has produced another supercar bargain in the shape of the...
15:34, 2019-06-17

The Company IBM's Buying For 34 Billion Dollars International Business Machines Corp said on Tuesday it has closed its $34 billion acquisition of software company Red Hat Inc as it looks to ramp up its cloud computing business....
23:17, 2019-07-09

Nearly-new buying guide: Renault Clio Mk4 Clio looks good, especially on Dynamique S-spec alloy wheels This stylish supermini has a lot going for it. We peruse specs and prices as the arrival of its replacement looms Last month Autocar honoured Laurens van den Acker, Renault’s head of design, with its coveted Sturmey Award for his work i...
23:17, 2019-06-27

Used car buying guide: Jaguar E-Type The entry price for an E-Type is £24k, rising to well north of £100k Prices for Jaguar’s E-Type are softening – although that doesn’t mean they’re cheap. We check for loose change behind the sofa Although the model’s prices might suggest otherwise, now is a good time to get that Jaguar E-Type you...
09:51, 2019-06-24

Used car buying guide: Volkswagen Golf R (Mk6) The Golf R’s 2.0-litre engine produces 267bhp and 258lb ft VW’s potent but perfectly usable four-wheel-drive take on the ubiquitous Golf is a solid second-hand performance buy The used car market can be a strange place, and it’s no stranger than when two generations of the same model rub shoulder...
08:17, 2019-07-15

Nearly-new buying guide: BMW X3 (2014-2017) M Sport trim looks butch but those wheels spoil the ride A second-generation, post-facelift X3 ticks a lot of boxes, even if you need to satisfy a sporting itch Take one BMW 3 Series, give it the SUV treatment and – hey presto – you’ve a hit on your hands. Well, that’s the theory. In fact, by th...
18:34, 2019-07-18

Buying A New AC This Summer? Make Sure It Comes With These Features But if you're smart enough to do your homework before you step out to buy a new air conditioner, you could end up with the best product for you. You will also end up saving a lot of money, both during......
17:51, 2019-05-21

Nearly-new buying guide: Ford Kuga It’s a compact SUV for keen drivers at down-to-earth money, and it comes in many different forms There was a Ford Cougar once; a family-size coupé based on the Mondeo Mk2. It was a handy thing that, in range-topping 2.5 V6 guise, could do 0-62mph in 8.2sec.  Although it’s spelt differently, the Kug...
06:34, 2019-06-13

Nearly-new buying guide: Mk3 Mini hatch Mini handles well from bottom-of-the-range One up Mk3 Minis, from 2014 on, start at just £4500. With so many options, it’s hard to go wrong The lazy charge that all new cars are the same these days could never be levelled at the current Mini under the spotlight here or, indeed, any Mini before it...
12:00, 2019-06-06

Beware Of These Outdated Used Car Buying Tips Buying a used car can be a bit more stressful than purchasing a new one. While it is possible to get a quality pre-owned vehicle, it requires a bit of patience and vigilance. However, you will want to be aware that there are some outdated but still prevalent strategies out there that may not give yo...
19:34, 2019-08-14

Used car buying guide: Range Rover P38 P38 was the number of the Range Rover Mk2 development team’s office building Risk and reward? You can expect plenty of both from the Mk2 Range Rover, if you’re willing to wager just £1500 or so With new Range Rovers today priced from around £84,000, it’s incredible to think you could waft into so...
21:17, 2019-06-03

5 things parents need to know about buying their kid a phone This article originally appeared on Android Central and has been inducted into our Future University Back to School guide Buying a new phone is a big decision — especially if you're buying one for your kid. Ensuring your child has a way to stay connected to friends and family is becoming...
23:34, 2019-08-01

High-tech home buying (NBC News) More young buyers are ready to buy their first home, and their reliance on technology is changing the game. According to Michael Booe of Helen Adams Realty, those younger clients often want to speed the process with virtual home tours, using cell phone video. “People are definitely ...
23:51, 2019-08-09

Nearly-new buying guide: Nissan Qashqai Mk2 Qashqai gives you a decent mix of ride comfort and body control If you’ve more sense than money, a still-fresh Qashqai adds up The car that created a whole new model class is now in its second generation and past its first facelift, to boot. That happened in 2017 when the Mk2 Qashqai, under t...
12:34, 2019-05-23

Nearly-new buying guide: Maserati Ghibli Diesels are by far the most common, using a 3.0-litre V6 Italian brand’s executive saloon makes sense as a premium-badged alternative to the 3 Series If you’ve ever wanted to go to a Ferrari dealership for your next used car, then buy an approved used Ghibli. Many Maserati dealers share their pre...
07:51, 2019-06-20

Amazon Said to Be Interested in Buying a US Telecom Operator Amazon is interested in buying prepaid cellphone wireless service Boost Mobile from US carriers T-Mobile US and Sprint, two sources familiar with the matter told Reuters....
09:34, 2019-05-31

Five genuine reasons why you should consider buying the Samsung Galaxy S8 Samsung on March 29 launched the Galaxy S8 and S8+, and the smartphones have already won over the tech media all around the globe. However, there are many that have been criticizing Samsung’s decision to stick with a single camera module, having 4GB of RAM and so on. But I feel Samsung S8 has...
02:51, 2019-08-08

Used car buying guide: Mercedes-Benz M-Class The M-Class' less-than-refutable reputation is largely a legacy of the poorly built first-gen model The original Mercedes M-Class is best avoided, but its successor is a desirable alternative to a used BMW X5 If at first you don’t succeed… The first-generation M-Class was cursed with reliability ...
18:17, 2019-07-31

Hate Buying Cleaning Supplies? There's a Pill for That The war on straws may have captured our eco-imaginations, but giant plastic jugs of bleach, window cleaner and counter spray are worse, says Sarah Paiji Yoo. What if all you needed to clean your house was a tablet the size of an Alka-Seltzer?...
14:38, 2019-05-21

Trying to save money on buying a car? Shop for a loan first With the cost to own a new vehicle rising, it’s more important than ever to be smart about the process from start to finish.       ...
05:51, 2019-06-19

What's Actually Worth Buying at the Duty-Free Shop As if your vacation needed more opportunities to spend money, you find yourself considering the duty-free shop at the airport. Sure, you can walk past some of them, keeping your money deep in your pockets as you seek an appetizing pre-flight snack. But sometimes, you can’t help but get funneled righ...
20:51, 2019-07-17

Best TV 2019: here are the big-screen TVs worth buying this year Best TV 2019: These are the must-see, must-own TV sets of 2019.Shopping for a new TV can be tough, especially if it's been a few years since you last bought a big screen. TVs can have complicated names, complicated feature sets and price tags that seem to shoot up without reason. It's so e...
22:51, 2019-06-18

How E-Commerce Sites Manipulate You Into Buying Things You May Not Want Research released this week finds that many online retailers use so-called dark patterns to influence what shoppers decide to purchase. Cracking down on the practice could be difficult....
19:00, 2019-06-27

Sponsored: What To Check When Buying A Company Fitted CNG Car CNG cars offer a great advantage as far as efficiency and cleaner mobility is concerned. If you are considering one of the upcoming CNG cars in India, it is ideal to stay aware about the benefits that......
15:34, 2019-05-21

Danish PM hopes Trump ‘isn’t serious’ about buying Greenland COPENHAGEN — Greenland is not for sale and the idea of selling it to the United States is absurd, Denmark’s prime minister said on Sunday after an economic adviser to President Donald Trump confirmed the US interest in buying the world’s largest island. “Greenland is not for sale. Greenland is not D...
00:51, 2019-08-19

U.S. sanctions Chinese company for buying Iranian oil The United States has imposed sanctions on China's state-run oil trading company and its chief executive for dealing in Iranian oil, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said....
19:34, 2019-07-23

Why it's time to stop buying pedigree dogs As the Kennel Club warns the old English sheepdog faces extinction, consider rehoming if you are looking for a new best friend – whatever its ancestry‘What breed is she?” is one of the questions I’ve learned to avoid in the dog park, along with “Ooh, what’s he rolling in?” and “Are you sure that’s p...
02:34, 2019-06-18

Take Inventory of Your Home to Avoid Buying Duplicates Have you ever done the thing where you buy a package of batteries, pull out the two you need, stick the rest in the back of a drawer, and forget they’re there?...
19:00, 2019-08-12

Dabo not buying that SEC grind wore out Bama Dabo Swinney is tired of the narrative that Clemson won the national championship because Alabama was worn out by a tough SEC schedule and was not rested for the title game....
20:51, 2019-08-07

GrubHub is buying web domains for the restaurants it lists GrubHub's bid to conquer app-based food delivery may be hurting the web presences of the restaurants themselves. New Food Economy has discovered that GrubHub and its Seamless sub-brand have been acquiring "thousands" of web domains linked to restaura......
23:00, 2019-06-28

Why Carmakers Want You to Stop Buying Cars, Someday Those jumbles of electric scooters piled up on sidewalks in San Francisco, Seattle, Beijing or other digitally minded cities are more than just a mess. They’re the primordial ooze from which a new transportation ecosystem will arise, one expected to lead to the extinction of the model that dominated...
11:34, 2019-07-12

After Nearly Two Years, Tottenham Are Finally Buying Players Again Congratulations, Spurs fans: the club’s long transfer market nightmare is finally over. On Tuesday, Tottenham Hotspur announced not just one, but two transfers, the first by the club since signing right winger (both on the field and off of it) Lucas Moura back in January of 2018. And judging by the ...
23:17, 2019-07-02

10 tips for buying a Back to School laptop We’ve got 10 tips for buying a Back to School laptop for you, because while you’re getting ready to go Back to School, you might find yourself in the market for a Back to school laptop. And, buying a laptop for school comes with its own particular questions you’ll need to think ...
03:34, 2019-08-03

How Facebook is changing its political ad-buying policies Mark Zuckerberg just can’t quit political ads. Facebook executives considered banning political ads after it was revealed that Russia used the social network to influence the 2016 presidential election, but the company’s billionaire CEO decided against it, according to a Thursday report. The social ...
05:17, 2019-05-24

Blackstone Buying Ad-Tech Startup for About $750 Million The deal valued the San Francisco startup at about $750 million, according to a person familiar with the matter. Blackstone is acquiring essentially all of the equity from investors, the person added....
15:00, 2019-07-16

Apple’s reportedly buying a self-driving car AI startup Apple seems to be accelerating its self-driving efforts again. According to a report by Bloomberg, the company’s set to buy Drive.ai – an American startup that works on AI that aids autonomous vehicles. According to The Information, this is going to be an acqui-hire deal, which means Apple‘s just go...
09:34, 2019-06-10

Cramer explains how the Fed is creating buying opportunities "When you have a Fed chief who's hellbent on cutting interest rates … then you should own stocks that benefit from lower rates," Jim Cramer says....
07:51, 2019-07-17

Palestinians Are Not Buying What Jared Kushner Is Selling As White House senior adviser Jared Kushner rolled out the first stage of a long-awaited Middle East peace plan in Bahrain last week, Palestinian store owner Abdul Al-Mohtaseb was serving cardamon coffee outside his shop in Hebron, the largest city in the occupied West Bank. Al-Mohtaseb’s stor...
00:51, 2019-07-01

Best 4K TV 2019: Your definitive Ultra-HD TV buying guide For over a decade, HD TVs ruled the market. Their 1080p (and often, lower) resolution felt like a huge jump from the CRT TVs we had been using. If you're just getting on board with them now, 4K TVs are a similar jump in technology you saw 10 years ago, promising four times the resolution and ex...
02:17, 2019-08-01

Guidemaster: Fitness trackers to consider before buying a smartwatch Enlarge / A different band can change the entire look of the Inspire HR. (credit: Valentina Palladino) Update: Our Fitness Tracker Guidemaster was originally published in January 2018, but we've been testing new devices to prepare for the beaches and pools of summer 2019. Our recommendations now in...
15:34, 2019-07-07

There’s a huge perk to buying your car tires at Costco Getty/Geri Lavrov Costco Wholesale's Tire Center notes that membership — which starts at $60 a year — has its privileges. Costco offers lifetime maintenance services with the installation of new tires. This perk includes free tire rotations and flat repairs, among other perks. Additiona...
03:17, 2019-06-06

Samsung's Note 10: Here are the questions you need to answer before buying Samsung executives said on the company's second quarter conference call that they were expecting a volume pop related to the Note 10. First, the Note 10 will have to resolve a few outstanding questions....
19:51, 2019-08-06

Used car buying guide: Mercedes-Benz R-Class During its development, Mercedes’ 3.0-litre V6 diesel covered 100,000 miles at an average speed of 139.7mph over 30 days Mercedes-Benz’s big R-Class will waft effortlessly all day long, cosseting up to seven in its spacious, comfortable and high-class cabin One of Mercedes’ barmier ideas, the R63...
08:51, 2019-07-08

The Prime Day Deals Worth Buying [Updating] Amazon Prime Day is officially here! We’re updating this page to help navigate you through the avalanche of deals throughout the next day and a half, so check back often for all the best Prime Day deals. Or, for a quicker deals fix, check out our deal rankings, or follow along with all the best Ligh...
17:34, 2019-07-15

NASCAR is buying International Speedway for $2 billion NEW YORK (AP) — NASCAR is buying International Speedway for $2 billion. The post NASCAR is buying International Speedway for $2 billion appeared first on LEX18.com....
15:51, 2019-05-22

What we're buying: The MamaRoo automatic baby swing This week, Senior Editor Devindra Hardawar tells us why he really dislikes the Mamaroo automatic baby swing. Or, perhaps more accurately, why his three-week-old daughter doesn't like it....
20:51, 2019-06-04

Trump talked about buying Greenland: AP reports President Trump, according to AP sources, has been considering the idea of buying Greenland – the world's largest island – for the United States.        ...
01:34, 2019-08-17

Trade Coffee is an online matchmaker for coffee lovers and their coffee — here's how a subscription works and what it costs The Counter by Trade Trade Coffee Co. is the online matchmaker for coffee lovers and their coffee. From run-of-the-mill "coffee that tastes like coffee" to "hints of something different" and downright "surprising and unconventional," Trade offers lovingly grown and roasted beans for all. Trade also...
15:51, 2019-08-09

President Trump Considered Buying Greenland for the U.S., Sources Say (WASHINGTON) — Aiming to put his mark on the world map, President Donald Trump has talked to aides and allies about buying Greenland for the U.S. A Trump ally told The Associated Press on Thursday that the president had discussed the purchase but was not serious about it. And a Republican cong...
12:34, 2019-08-16

How Much Money You Save Buying a Large Pizza Instead of a Small We’re big fans of math and pizza here at Lifehacker, so you probably already know that it’s always a better deal to buy a large pizza instead of a smaller pie....
19:51, 2019-05-31

Group 1 Automotive debuts online car-buying platform Through the platform, customers can browse Group 1's inventory, customize vehicle features, select financing and payment terms and coordinate delivery to their home, office or local dealership....
18:51, 2019-06-04

More states targeting teen vaping by raising the buying age to 21 Virginia and Illinois have joined six other states, the District of Columbia and hundreds of municipalities in restricting the sale and use of tobacco to those 21 and older....
03:17, 2019-07-02

NJ man was allegedly swindled into buying $100,000 in bogus sports memorabilia Charles Kerr viewed his collection as an investment. But his family now believes he was swindled by a man who bought Joe DiMaggio's personal collection....
23:17, 2019-08-09

Walmart Got a $10 Billion (Happy) Surprise After Buying Flipkart Walmart debated for months whether to keep funding the payments business internally or whether to separate the operation so it could raise outside funds....
08:34, 2019-07-10

Kenny Stills Isn't Buying Stephen Ross's Bullshit After getting called out by his own player, Kenny Stills, for hosting a fundraiser for wet racist Donald Trump, Dolphins owner Stephen Ross attempted to perform some damage control with a limp-dick statement about being buddies with Trump despite disagreeing with him about certain issues:...
17:17, 2019-08-09

Burgers, berries, bread: 10 foods you should consider buying organic Many are wary of chemical residues frequently found in foods grown with pesticides. If your budget and time are limited, here’s a good place to startThere are a variety of reasons a growing number of consumers are choosing organic foods in their weekly grocery run. Many people are wary of chemical r...
20:17, 2019-05-28

Warren Buffett Is Buying Bank Stocks. Why Aren’t Others? Growth is slowing, worries of a recession are rising and the Fed just cut interest rates. Wall Street analysts expect lower rates to crimp banks’ profitability....
13:00, 2019-08-19

Broadcom is close to buying Symantec's enterprise business Broadcom is close to a deal to buy cybersecurity firm Symantec's enterprise business after negotiations to acquire the whole company fell apart last month....
18:17, 2019-08-09

Buying ammo in California now requires background check Purchases of ammunition surged statewide ahead of a new California law that took effect Monday, which requires almost all buyers to go through background checks....
22:51, 2019-07-01

Make Sure You're Buying Apple's Newer USB-C AV Adapter for Mac and iPad Pro Apple has updated its USB-C Digital AV Multiport Adapter, a dongle you plug into your Mac or (newer) iPad Pro so you can connect an external display or standard USB device. The newer version of its Multiport Adapter adds support for HDMI 2.0, which includes:...
20:51, 2019-08-09

Trump tells staff to consider buying Greenland: report The US president has repeatedly asked aides about buying the world's largest island, the Wall Street Journal reports. The real estate magnet is due to visit Greenland's current owner Denmark next month....
13:34, 2019-08-16

Should I Feel Guilty for Test Driving a Car That I Have No Intention of Buying? As Jalopnik’s resident car buying expert and professional car shopper, I get emails. Lots of emails. I’ve decided to pick a few questions and try to help out. This week we are discussing free gifts with test drives, dual-clutch transmission worries, and how much of a hit you would take if you bought...
21:34, 2019-07-19

Americans are buying more expensive trucks. That's great news for GM The US economy is strong, and Americans are splurging on their trucks. That's great news for General Motors, which reported strong second-quarter earnings Thursday, boosted by higher pickup truck prices....
04:00, 2019-08-02

‘Superfan’ buying childhood home of rocker Tom Petty GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A California real estate agent and self-proclaimed “superfan” says he’s extended an offer to buy the Florida home of rock legend Tom Petty. Kevin Beauchamp tells The Gainesville Sun he quickly made an offer of $175,000 for the nearly 1,200-square-foot home after...
23:51, 2019-06-12

Cost of buying out flood-prone homes rising Federal and local governments have poured more than $5 billion into buying tens of thousands of private properties over the past few decades to try to diminish the long-term costs of repeated floods. (May 28)        ...
22:34, 2019-05-28

Experience the best of Walt Disney World without buying a ticket With ticket prices rising every year, we've come up with ways to experience the magic of Walt Disney World, without stepping a foot in a theme park.       ...
19:00, 2019-08-12

Donald Trump is Floating the Idea of Buying Greenland to Anyone and Everyone According to a story from the Wall Street Journal on Thursday, President Donald Trump has repeatedly asked his top aides “with varying degrees of seriousness” how he could buy Greenland. Setting aside the fact that this story posits that Manhattan as “the world’s most famous island,” we don’t have t...
15:34, 2019-08-16

Opinion: Erdogan's ego trip buying Russian arms Turkey is determined to buy a Russian air defense system. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan no longer respects NATO. It's a dangerous decision — especially for the alliance, writes Peter Sturm....
19:00, 2019-06-14

I'm not against buying a house, but I know that right now renting is the best choice for my family for 3 reasons Shutterstock The author, Brynne Conroy, rents a two-bedroom duplex in the Pittsburgh suburbs. She scored a good deal on rent by watching the market and turning her bonus room into a third bedroom sans closet. She enjoys renting now for its flexibility, but will likely buy in Pittsburgh's stable hou...
03:51, 2019-06-10

India Not Buying Oil From Iran After US Waivers Expired: Envoy India has stopped importing oil from Iran after American waivers granted to eight buyers expired early this month, New Delhi's envoy in Washington has said, becoming the latest country to comply with......
19:51, 2019-05-24

Malaysian ex-PM accused of buying $800,000 in high-end jewelry in a single day Malaysia’s disgraced former Prime Minister, Najib Razak, is alleged to have racked up more than $800,000 at an Italian jeweler in just one day – in what prosecutors’ claim is only part of a much larger corruption scandal....
21:34, 2019-07-16

Royce White still isn’t buying the NBA’s mental health crusade Of all the players in NBA history who have played exactly three total minutes, none have been talked about more than Royce White. After being selected in the first round of the 2012 NBA Draft, White started a national conversation on mental health in sports by publicly disclosing his struggle with a...
04:00, 2019-07-13

Wall Street Isn't Buying What Silicon Valley Is Selling Venture capitalists who pumped billions into the largest startups bet that the stock market would embrace them too. Public investors have been less than charmed....
09:51, 2019-05-25

Marco Rubio not buying de Blasio’s Che Guevara ignorance Florida Sen. Marco Rubio said Thursday he did not buy Mayor Bill de Blasio’s claim that he didn’t realize he was quoting a Marxist Cuban revolutionary. Rubio was incredulous that the presidential hopeful appropriated one of Che Guevara’s most famous lines as he urged largely immigrant wo...
06:34, 2019-06-28

Apple is reportedly buying self-driving startup Drive.ai Apple is reportedly in the midst of acquiring Drive.ai, the cash-strapped self-driving startup that's pilot testing its autonomous shuttles in Texas. According to The Information, Cupertino is buying the firm in an effort to boost its self-driving de......
17:34, 2019-06-06

Trump has 'repeatedly expressed interest' in buying Greenland for the US Associated Press President Donald Trump is interested in buying Greenland for the US, according to a report from The Wall Street Journal. Greenland, an autonomous territory of Denmark, is in an important geopolitical territory and the site of the US military's northernmost base. Former President H...
17:00, 2019-08-16

6 Reasons It Might Be Worth Buying an iPod Touch in 2019 Hey—there’s a new iPod Touch in town, and it’s in line to get the latest iOS 13 upgrade later this year (dark mode and all). But why on earth would you want a hobbled iPhone? Apple wants to sell it to you because it’s committed to services like the App Store and TV+ and a cheap iOS device lets it ge...
16:00, 2019-06-07

The flag shirt you're buying for July 4th is technically illegal Nike's idea for their "Betsy Ross" sneaker reflected a growing interest in timeless apparel that features the U.S. flag or its colors, as consumers trend toward buying fewer articles of clothing and stick to classic pieces....
14:34, 2019-07-03

Sensex Jumps Over 350 Points Amid Buying Across Sectors Domestic stock markets started Monday's session on a strong note amid buying across sectors and advances in Asian peers. The S&P BSE Sensex index rose as much as 363.58 points to touch 39,979.48 in......
10:00, 2019-06-10

Moving up? How to take the stress out of selling your house and buying another home Selling your home and buying another is balancing act. The keys are to understand the market and your financial limitations and plan for challenges.        ...
16:00, 2019-06-06

‘Super fan’ buying childhood home of rocker Tom Petty GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A California real estate agent and self-proclaimed “super fan” says he’s extended an offer to buy the Florida home of rock legend Tom Petty. Kevin Beauchamp tells The Gainesville Sun he quickly made an offer of $175,000 for the nearly 1,200-square-foot (111...
17:17, 2019-06-12

Back to school: Your guide to buying a cheap laptop As long as your student is content with mostly reading and writing, a Google Chromebook should work. College students may need a more versatile PC.       ...
17:00, 2019-08-19

Amazon is reportedly interested in buying Boost Mobile T-Mobile and Sprint said earlier this month that the combined company would sell Sprint's pre-paid Boost Mobile unit as part of some conditions it agreed to in order to appease regulators. Well, the good news is that it worked on the FCC and its Chairman Ajit Pai, but failed to excite DOJ antitrust ...
06:00, 2019-05-31

Bullock takes aim at DNC for enabling Steyer: Buying your way into debates is bad for democracy As Montana Gov. Steve Bullock struggles to qualify for September’s Democratic debate, he had strong words for rivals like billionaire Tom Steyer who has used his deep pockets to inch closer to the debate stage....
07:34, 2019-08-19

Uber's IPO underwriters recommend buying, estimate deep losses The underwriters of Uber Technologies' initial public offering on Tuesday overwhelmingly recommended the company's shares, even as they estimated deeper losses than previously expected for the ride-hailing service this year....
20:17, 2019-06-04

Brazil's JBS buying cattle from deforested Amazon land - report Brazilian food processor JBS SA has been buying cattle from ranchers operating on deforested land in the Amazon that the government had said must not be used for grazing, a newspaper report said on Tuesday....
01:51, 2019-07-03

Fewer kids are riding and buying bicycles, and the industry is worried Manufacturers and retailers fret that U.S. children aren't bicycling as much as in past years, just as cycling equipment is about to get more expensive....
20:51, 2019-06-04

Millennials aren't buying homes, and it might not be because they can't afford them: Some actually prefer to rent instead earleliason/Getty Images Single-family rental homes are a hot commodity — and millennials and baby boomers alike are snapping them up, reported Diana Olick for CNBC. Some of these renters can afford to buy homes, but they don't want to deal with the hidden costs of homeownership. The millenni...
18:00, 2019-07-31

From saving Chrysler to buying Jeep, here are Iacocca's greatest achievements Lee Iacocca transformed the auto industry during a legendary career that stretched from the birth of the Ford Mustang through the death of American Motors....
06:17, 2019-07-03

3 things to watch when you're buying stocks for the long term Careers have been made and lost on one big stock market timing call. Remaining invested is a much better long-term strategy.       ...
17:00, 2019-06-14

Rates are low, and mortgages are cheap. So why aren't Americans buying more homes? Interest rates are dropping and American mortgages are cheaper than they've been in years. The US economy is strong. That's a recipe for a booming housing market — but it isn't booming at all....
20:51, 2019-08-09

Iran says Europe not cooperating in buying Iranian oil: Fars news Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh said on Wednesday that Europe was not cooperating with Tehran to buy its oil in the face of U.S. sanctions against Iran's energy sector....
14:00, 2019-06-19

Federated Co-op buying ethanol plant near Belle Plaine, Sask. Federated Co-op said it will invest in the Terra Grain Fuels ethanol plant near Belle Plaine, Sask., to make it more efficient and pursue carbon capture and storage technologies....
04:34, 2019-05-24

CHEAP: Stop reading, start buying — the latest Chromecast is only $25 Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! I’m a big fan of media streamers. Honestly, I think they’re one of the coolest aspects of modern household technology. Being able to send a YouTube video straight from your phone to a television still feels, well...
12:34, 2019-07-17

Meet the mysterious restaurateur buying up prime Hamptons locales The man who is on his way to owning the most valuable waterfront property in Montauk is a Greek immigrant and restaurateur who owns three NY eateries and a construction empire — despite starting his life in America working in a factory. But not much more seems to be known about Merkourios Angeliades...
11:34, 2019-08-12

Angry residents bash Brooklyn community board for buying $26K SUV Ticked off Brooklyn residents slammed a local community board for spending $26,000 in public funds on an SUV at a meeting Tuesday evening — the first meeting since news of the purchase was made public. About 70 people showed up Community Board 1 meeting in Williamsburg, with a dozen or so people spe...
14:34, 2019-06-12

United States sanctions Chinese company for buying Iranian oil The United States imposed sanctions on China's state-run oil trading company and its chief executive for dealing in Iranian oil, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said....
09:51, 2019-07-23

Switch Lite Warning: Why you should wait before buying Nintendo's new console Nintendo will be launching a new console later this year, but ahead of investing in the machine at the console's release you may want to consider how easy it is moving from system to system......
10:00, 2019-07-14

Save on Airline Booking Fees by Buying Your Ticket at the Airport Buying airfare at the airport is, at best, a relic of our past, like getting dressed up to fly or smoking while at cruising altitude. At worst, it’s a great way to get yourself into the special screening line at security. But Melissa Yeager of the Arizona Republic found that if you’re patient and li...
23:34, 2019-07-08

Apple Is Buying Intel's Modem Unit to Control Its 5G Destiny Apple said it is buying the Intel unit that makes smartphone modems. The deal allows the iPhone maker to further customize the components inside its devices....
23:01, 2019-07-31

People are buying digital 'clothes' that aren't real — and they could be the next Instagram hit Digital apparel is no emperor's new clothes fad — in the gaming industry, "skins" and "cosmetics" are a staple item, but virtual fashion is new to Instagram...
18:51, 2019-08-02

Is buying a ‘smart nappy’ really such a clever idea? | Arwa Mahdawi Anxious parents may see the appeal of measuring their baby’s vital signs – but sharing your child’s data with a private company may not be wiseThis week’s instalment of innovations no one was waiting for is brought to you by Pampers, which has announced a “smart nappy” system. Lumi consists of a sen...
09:34, 2019-07-24

Trump's economic advisor says Huawei still has some restrictions on buying U.S. supplies Early Saturday morning, we told you that the presidents of the U.S. and China, Donald Trump and Xi Jinping respectively, had reached a truce on the trade war embroiling both countries. As a result, Trump told the media that "U.S. companies can sell their equipment to Huawei. We're talking about equi...
22:34, 2019-06-30

Want to invest like Warren Buffett? Here are the ins and outs of buying preferred stock Warren Buffett's latest deal involves the preferred stock of Occidental Petroleum. Here's what that means and when it could be a good option for you....
15:17, 2019-05-21

How does TKTS work? Guide to buying cheap Broadway tickets TKTS can be confusing, and not just because its name has no vowels. The go-to source for cheap same-day or next-day Broadway tickets sells what seats the box office has left for as much as 50 percent off, which means you can see “Mean Girls” some nights and still have enough dough left f...
23:17, 2019-08-10

Did Trump Make Up the Claim About Mexico Buying More U.S. Farm Goods? The story about the Trump administration’s negotiations with Mexican officials over immigration and the threat of tariffs continued for a second day to raise more questions, prompted by dubious claims by the president....
19:34, 2019-06-09

Amazon interested in buying Boost from T-Mobile, Sprint: report Amazon.com Inc is interested in buying prepaid cellphone wireless service Boost Mobile from U.S. carriers T-Mobile US Inc and Sprint Corp, two sources familiar with the matter said on Thursday. Amazon is considering buying Boost – currently one of Sprint’s prepaid brands – mainly because...
11:00, 2019-05-31

Companies have been buying back massive amounts of stock this year As buybacks hit records last year (about $800 billion) a predictable political backlash developed: corporations were spending too much of their free cash flow buying back stock and should spend more investing in their businesses....
13:17, 2019-07-18

Bullock accuses Steyer of buying his way onto the 2020 debate stage Montana Gov. Steve Bullock is accusing billionaire environmental and progressive advocate Tom Steyer -- a rival for the Democratic presidential nomination -- of trying to buy his way “onto the debate stage.”...
22:51, 2019-08-13

Global Payments buying Total System Services in $21.5B deal Global Payments and Total System Services, both based in Georgia, will merge in an-all stock deal valued at $21.5 billion.        ...
20:17, 2019-05-28

Germany's top court faces case of deja vu over ECB bond buying Germany's Constitutional Court is once more dealing with the question of whether the European Central Bank's asset purchases constitute illegal state funding. A "Yes" from Germany's top judges could lead to chaos....
19:51, 2019-07-31

Sensex, Nifty Surge For Second Straight Day Amid Buying Across Sectors Domestic stock markets clocked sharp gains on Friday, rising for a second straight day, after a report by news agency Reuters said that the government is likely to exempt foreign portfolio investors......
07:17, 2019-08-10

Top White House economic adviser says Trump still ‘looking at’ buying Greenland Greenland has said it’s not for sale, but that didn’t stop top White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow from adding fuel to the idea that the Trump administration wants to purchase the world’s largest island from Denmark. Speaking with “Fox News Sunday,” Kudlow, the di...
21:17, 2019-08-18

Amazon is interested in buying Boost from T-Mobile, Sprint, sources tell Reuters Amazon is considering buying Boost mainly for an attached wholesale deal that would allow the buyer to use T-Mobile's wireless network for at least six years, one of the sources said....
06:00, 2019-05-31

Trump administration bans federal agencies from buying Huawei, ZTE tech The Trump administration has banned U.S. federal agencies from buying equipment and obtaining services from Huawei and two other companies as part of the government’s latest crackdown on Chinese technology amid national security fears. Jacob Wood, a spokesperson for the White House’s Off...
21:51, 2019-08-07

Exclusive: Amazon interested in buying Boost from T-Mobile, Sprint - sources Amazon.com Inc is interested in buying prepaid cellphone wireless service Boost Mobile from U.S. carriers T-Mobile US Inc and Sprint Corp, two sources familiar with the matter said on Thursday....
02:17, 2019-05-31

Trade war coming down to US easing up on Huawei and China buying agricultural products Olive branches were extended from both China and the U.S. as the two nations are set to restart face-to-face trade negotiations after a monthlong truce....
19:17, 2019-07-23

Not sure if a stock is worth buying at current levels? Follow Jim Cramer's checklist "Money managers are desperate to avoid owning companies that could be facing estimate cuts, and this checklist is what protects them," Jim Cramer says....
15:00, 2019-05-31

Adam Levine sells L.A. mansion for $45 million one year after buying it! See inside. Adam Levine reportedly spent $7 million renovating the Beverly Hills home in the year after purchasing the home for $33.9 million        ...
21:17, 2019-06-14

Six Flags kept buying endangered animals after permit expired, report finds Report finds Six Flags Great Adventure may have violated Endangered Species Act by buying endangered animals after its federal permit expired in 2007.       ...
17:00, 2019-07-24

Gold Prices Rise On Jewellers' Buying, Firm Global Trend Traders said sentiment turned bullish on the back of a pick-up in buying support from local jewellers and positive global trend which mainly drove gold prices higher....
01:51, 2019-06-01

Fannie, Freddie to eventually end buying LIBOR mortgages -FHFA's Calabria Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac will eventually halt purchases of U.S. home loans linked to the London interbank offered rate as that index is set to be phased out after 2021, Mark Calabria, the head of the Federal Housing Finance Agency, told Reuters on Wednesday....
00:17, 2019-07-18

Trump says China is 'letting us down' by not buying US farm products during trade talks If China does not buy U.S. crops, it could bode poorly for a U.S.-China trade deal as Washington has said it expects Beijing to purchase agricultural products....
22:00, 2019-07-11

Gold Rallies Amid Safe-Haven Buying, Dollar Weakness Gold prices climbed Thursday, boosted by a bout of safe-haven buying as stocks and oil fell and a weaker dollar.following fresh data pointing to a slowdown in global economic activity....
02:34, 2019-05-24

Sri Lanka stocks edge higher on local buying; rupee firmer Sri Lankan shares closed higher for a third straight session on Tuesday, moving further away from a near seven-year closing low hit last week, as local investors bought beaten-down stocks. ** Traders, however, said sectarian violence still weighed on investor sentiment. Most investors have shied awa...
15:17, 2019-05-21

Mahindra Aims To Improve Car Buying Experience With Next-Gen 'World of SUVs' Dealerships Mahindra today launched the 'World of SUVs' a range of next-generation dealerships introduced to improve the car buying experience for its customer. The new World of SUVs has been built on a new, more......
12:17, 2019-06-28

UPDATE 1-Brazil's JBS buying cattle from deforested Amazon land -report Brazilian food processor JBS SA has been buying cattle from ranchers operating on deforested land in the Amazon that the government had said must not be used for grazing, a newspaper report said on Tuesday....
22:51, 2019-07-02

U.S. bars China supercomputer firms, institute from buying American parts The U.S. Commerce Department said on Friday it was adding several Chinese companies and a government-owned institute involved in supercomputing with military applications to its national security "entity list" that bars them from buying U.S. parts and components without government approval....
20:00, 2019-06-21

Algeria to block Total from buying Anadarko’s Algerian assets - minister Algeria will block Total from acquiring Anadarko’s assets in Algeria, energy minister Mohamed Arkab told reporters on a sidelines of a conference on Sunday....
01:17, 2019-05-27

Rocco Commisso, Cosmos Owner, Is Said to Be Close to Buying Italy’s Fiorentina Commisso, the billionaire chairman of Mediacom, has owned the Cosmos since 2017 but has long sought to be involved with a club in a top-tier league like Serie A....
02:51, 2019-05-25

After Trade War Truce, Trump Accuses China of Not Buying Enough U.S. Farm Products (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump on Thursday accused China of “letting us down” by not promptly buying more U.S. farm products. “They have not been buying the agricultural products from our great Farmers that they said they would,” the president said on Twitter. &#...
00:00, 2019-07-12

Budget: Tax Rebate for Buying Electric Cars, Eased Angel Tax Norms, More Budget 2019: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman detailed a number of proposals in the budget to boost e-mobility, Indian space programme, startups and Make in India initiative as the government......
16:00, 2019-07-06

How to Spot the New Nintendo Switch With Better Battery Life—and Avoid Accidentally Buying the Old One New models of Nintendo’s Switch console are now available on store shelves in select regions and will be rolling out to other markets soon. Unlike the smaller, portability-focused Switch Lite, the updated Nintendo Switch is identical in functionality to the models that have been available since the ...
21:51, 2019-08-13

Man spends $1,000 buying groceries for unsuspecting strangers at Arkansas Kroger store (KARK)  A man determined to pay it forward surprised customers at a Maumelle, Arkansas Kroger Sunday. The man asked the store manager if he could remain anonymous but pay for groceries of customers who may need a helping hand. So he handed store manager, Tommy McElmurry, his credit card and told him...
08:00, 2019-08-15

METALS-Nickel falls from 13-month high as buying spree pauses Nickel prices dropped on Monday as a rally that sent the metal used mostly in making stainless steel to its highest in more than a year started to lose steam....
09:51, 2019-07-22

Major corporations, cities buying into Texas' green energy boom The U.S. wind industry is in a scramble to get a batch of turbine farms running in the next two years, before the federal government phases out a key tax credit....
14:51, 2019-05-21

Dealership Employee Accused Of Buying Corvette With Stolen Customer Information Life requires a lot of inherent trust. We have to provide credit-card and personal information to both middle people and companies in order to buy things, open accounts or verify our identities, trusting it won’t be misused on any step of the ladder. But that seems to be exactly what happened to one...
16:17, 2019-08-08

These companies are buying thousands of American cars made by Ford, GM, Fiat Chrysler 24/7 Wall St. compiled a list of the companies with the largest fleets of vehicles made by the Big Three American Automakers.       ...
22:51, 2019-08-01

METALS-Nickel falls from 13-month high as investors put brakes on buying spree Nickel prices retreated on Monday as a buying rally that sent the metal used mostly in making stainless steel to its highest in more than a year, started to lose steam....
07:51, 2019-07-22

Pete the Planner: Before buying your parents' house, calculate its effect on retirement Buying your parents' home could be a good financial move. But when you are nearing retirement age, calculate its effect on your overall savings plan.        ...
13:34, 2019-06-07

UPDATE 3-U.S. bars China supercomputer firms, institute from buying American parts The U.S. Commerce Department said on Friday it was adding several Chinese companies and a government-owned institute involved in supercomputing with military applications to its national security "entity list" that bars them from buying U.S. parts and components without government approval....
12:34, 2019-06-22

INSS: North Korea's warning against joint drill aimed at buying time North Korea's recent warning against the planned joint military exercise between South Korea and the United States is aimed at buying time to look into the idea of adopting a nuclear freeze....
12:00, 2019-07-18

Olympic greats Bubka, Popov deny Rio 2016 vote-buying claims Olympic gold medalists Sergey Bubka and Alexander Popov are denying claims made in a Brazilian court they were paid to vote for Rio de Janeiro's winning bid to host the 2016 Summer Games       ...
16:17, 2019-07-05

Danish Prime Minister Reacts To Donald Trump's Idea Of Buying Greenland Greenland is not for sale and the idea of selling it to the United States is absurd, Denmark's prime minister said on Sunday after an economic adviser to President Donald Trump confirmed the US......
15:34, 2019-08-19

Uber now gives passengers ride credits for buying stuff through Cargo’s in-car commerce platform In-car commerce company Cargo now lets Uber riders earn credits and other perks when they buy stuff through Cargo's new expanded marketplace app.Read More...
20:17, 2019-07-17

UPDATE 1-Algeria to block Total from buying Anadarko's Algerian assets - minister Algeria will block Total from acquiring Anadarko's assets in Algeria, energy minister Mohamed Arkab told reporters on the sidelines of a conference on Sunday....
01:17, 2019-05-27

Sensex, Nifty Trim Losses As Buying Emerges In Auto Sector: 10 Points Domestic stock markets trimmed losses in late morning deals on Friday as buying emerged in automobile stocks, amid losses in global peers. At 11:00 am, the S&P BSE Sensex index traded 100.24 points -......
20:00, 2019-08-16

Republican groups vow to stop buying Twitter ads until McConnell campaign account is unfrozen The Republican Senate and House campaign arms, along with the Republican National Committee and President Trump’s campaign, said Thursday they were withholding their advertising dollars until the Team Mitch account was restored....
23:17, 2019-08-08

Tyler Perry begs aspiring actors to stop buying billboards to get his attention Aspiring actors have been buying billboards to get the attention of filmmaker Tyler Perry, but he says that's not the way to work for him.        ...
04:17, 2019-06-07

Google just bought the data analytics platform Looker. Now Salesforce is buying Tableau Customer-management software developer Salesforce is buying Tableau Software, which uses self-service analytics to help people work with data.       ...
19:17, 2019-06-10

Indiana city where Buttigieg is mayor weighs buying more body cameras for police Lawmakers in the city where Democratic presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg precedes as mayor will consider purchasing 75 additional body cameras for its police force, weeks the fatal shooting of a black man by a white police officer led to civil unrest. ...
13:00, 2019-07-06

Bitcoin dark web drug ring busted after dealer doxes himself buying stamps US law enforcers have busted a Bitcon-fuelled dark web drug ring after one of the alleged dealers messed up and bought pre-printed postage online using his real identity. The dealers, which sold almost $9 million worth of counterfeit Adderall, leveraged the anonymity afforded by the dark web and rec...
15:17, 2019-06-28

When I stopped buying plastic to go green, I ended up slicing my grocery bill in half Liz Knueven/Business Insider The zero-waste trend is all about eliminating disposable packaging, especially single use plastics, from daily life. I started doing it for the environmental aspect, but I ended up saving big on my grocery bill in the process. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more...
03:51, 2019-07-20

NY man arrested after allegedly talking about setting off explosive in Times Square, buying pistols A 22-year-old New York City man, Ashiqul Alam, was charged Friday after buy two Glock 9mm pistols with their serial numbers removed, and talking about using a suicide explosive vest in Times Square, according to a federal criminal complaint....
21:17, 2019-06-07

UPDATE 1-Fannie, Freddie to eventually end buying of LIBOR mortgages -FHFA's Calabria Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac will eventually halt purchases of U.S. home loans linked to the London interbank offered rate (LIBOR) as that index is set to be phased out after 2021, Mark Calabria, the head of the Federal Housing Finance Agency, told Reuters on Wednesday....
00:17, 2019-07-18

Permitted development changes: what do we need to know about buying a kebab shop under newly relaxed planning permission rules? We'd like to buy a vacant kebab shop under the Government's newly relaxed permitted development rules. What do we need to consider before we make enquiries?...
19:17, 2019-06-04

Keanu Reeves fan posts viral tweets about actor buying ice cream just to sign autograph A Keanu Reeves fan reminisced on Twitter last week about the unconventional way he got an autograph from the “John Wick 3” actor as a 16-year-old movie theater worker....
12:34, 2019-05-22

Russell Crowe has a story we can all relate to: Getting drunk and buying a dinosaur skull from Leonardo DiCaprio Even though they make incredible amounts of money, appear on room-filling movie screens, and attend awards ceremonies draped in jewels and the world’s finest clothes, celebrities, we must always remember, are just like us. If you find this hard to believe, consider this relatable story—one shared by...
20:17, 2019-06-20

White House Economic Adviser Confirms President Trump’s Interest in Buying Greenland (WASHINGTON) — White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow is confirming that President Donald Trump “wants to take a look at” buying Greenland, although the semi-autonomous territory of Denmark has said it’s not for sale. Kudlow tells “Fox News Sunday” that he won&...
22:51, 2019-08-18

Canadian pot company Cronos gets foothold in US by buying popular CBD beauty brand Lord Jones Cronos will acquire Redwood Holding Group, the company behind popular CBD beauty brand Lord Jones, for $300 million, the pot company announced Friday....
18:00, 2019-08-02

Yahoo's Bold New Sports Media Strategy No Longer Includes Buying And Selling Mets Coverage Add the Queens Baseball Club, later renamed the Flushing Meadows Baseball Club, to the pile of abandoned ideas that were meant to turn sports media into a lucrative business. As reported by the New York Post, Yahoo Sports’ plan to buy coverage from the New York Mets and then sell that coverage to re...
13:00, 2019-07-24

The Clippers reportedly looked into buying Kawhi Leonard's signature logo from Nike to woo him in free agency John Raoux/AP The Los Angeles Clippers considered buying Kawhi Leonard's personal "Klaw" logo from Nike to woo him in free agency this summer, according to a report from The New York Times. According to the report, Nike would not be willing to sell the logo to prevent New Balance, Leonard's new spo...
08:00, 2019-05-31

Laurent Koscielny considers buying out Arsenal contract with club shocked by captain's behaviour Arsenal club captain Laurent Koscielny has refused to travel on the club's pre-season tour to the United States in a bid to force his way out of the club....
15:00, 2019-07-11

People are buying up the asset class that loves trade wars, central bank easing and volatility Fear about slowing growth and the prospect of lower interest rates have pushed the price of gold higher, but analysts say it may be nearing the top of its run for now....
09:51, 2019-06-06

Microsoft's To-Do app is now available for Mac Microsoft has released To-Do for Mac, finally giving Apple users access to the task management tool on their desktops. The Mac app will allow users to work offline, view their upcoming tasks under "My Day," share to-do lists with friends and colleagu......
23:17, 2019-06-17

A Reunion In The Works? Robert Plant And Jimmy Page Were Spotted At Guitar Center Buying A Led Zeppelin Tablature Book If you’re a Led Zeppelin fan (and let’s face it—who isn’t??) then get excited, because it looks like the long-awaited reunion of this legendary band might finally be around the corner: Zeppelin lead singer Robert Plant and guitarist Jimmy Page were spotted at Guitar Center buying a Led Zeppelin tabl...
22:51, 2019-06-20

Microsoft Surface Pro 7: what we want to see Microsoft has been consistently designing some of the best Windows tablets and 2-in-1 laptops for years with its Surface lineup. When the Surface Pro 6 launched however, back in October 2018, there were relatively few improvements over the 2017 model. So, we were starting to wonder if we were going ...
00:51, 2019-07-18

Your office job might be making you fat The average American office worker says they gained 12 pounds while working at their desk job, according to new research. Not only that, but a whopping nine in 10 who gained weight while working an office job blame their workplace for playing a role. More than six in 10 (64 percent) Americans who ha...
03:34, 2019-06-12

How to keep focus in the office Most of our workplaces are cluttered with distractions of many different kinds. These distractions are especially present in a popular open-office settings, which are proving to be more and more disruptive to the general productivity of teams. From meetings to co-workers looking for a chat, it’...
09:00, 2019-07-12

The subtle art of being out of office Laden with irrelevant detail, the boastful ‘OOO’ email is the latest vehicle for one-upmanship. Why not keep it simple?So, you’re off on your hols, then? Remembered to leave an out-of-office message on your email? Ah, yes. “John Stephens will be out of the office from 1st August for two weeks. If...
18:17, 2019-07-31

Microsoft Surface Laptop 3: what we want to see The original Surface Laptop is more than two years old now, but when it first came out, stuck with Windows 10 S Mode, it didn’t make that much sense compared to the rest of the Surface lineup. Still, when the Surface Laptop 2 was finally released last year, it refined the formula enough and r...
22:17, 2019-07-23

Microsoft to invest $1bn in OpenAI Microsoft has announced that it will invest $1bn in OpenAI as part of a multi-year partnership with the San Francisco-based nonprofit aimed at developing AI supercomputing technologies on its Azure cloud computing service.OpenAI was founded back in 2015 as a nonprofit with $1bn in funding from Sam A...
20:00, 2019-07-22

Everything Microsoft Announced At E3 2019 The first details on a powerful new Xbox console, release dates for anticipated games like Cyberpunk 2077, and another developer acquired by Xbox Game Studios led Microsoft’s packed slate of announcements for its E3 briefing on Sunday....
03:17, 2019-06-10

Xbox One X is $100 off during Microsoft's E3 sale It's one of the most wonderful times of the year for gamers as E3 is upon us. Not only will the next week or so bring more game announcements than you can shake a stick at, but you can expect sales galore from many of the big hitters. Microsoft, for......
01:51, 2019-06-08

Spider-Man Swings to No. 1 at Box Office Spider-Man rode his Avenger pals’ coattails to the top of the Independence Day box office, grossing $185.1 million in the U.S. and Canada over a six-day opening, according to preliminary studio estimates....
00:17, 2019-07-08

The Perils of Being ‘Office Oprah’ Once upon a time in a newsroom as white as the newly fallen snow, I stood out as the only black person there—woman or otherwise. I was it. It was me. Trying to rep for millions of black folks while my newsroom’s black population was less than 1 percent....
19:34, 2019-06-11

Office grumps could be making the job better for everyone The office grump may be doing the whole company a favor. When disgruntled employees have a chance to gripe about pay and conditions, they skip work and leave for other jobs at lower rates, according to new research. As garment workers absorbed news that a minimum wage increase was less than expected...
02:51, 2019-05-30

Stop Trying to Be the Office Superhero You’ve become the “go-to” person in your office for a slew of tasks that nobody else can (or will) do. Good news: You feel indispensable. Bad news: You can basically never take a vacation. Here’s how to get out of this mess—or, better yet, avoid it in the first place. ...
06:51, 2019-08-01

The best desks you can buy for your home office A good desk should provide style and functionality to your workspace. The Three Posts Lamantia computer desk does both, fitting in with the rest of your décor while providing a work surface that meets all of your needs, and is equipped to house a laptop or desktop computer. A good desk i...
17:00, 2019-08-16

BT to close most of UK office locations under new CEO Britain's former telecoms monopoly BT will consolidate its UK offices from 300 locations to roughly 30 sites while pressing ahead with plans to leave its St Paul's headquarters in London, the company said on Wednesday....
16:34, 2019-06-05

How do I set up an ergonomic home office? Polly wants to dump her laptop for a more ergonomic computer due to neck and shoulder pain I’m an academic with neck and shoulder problems and fear turning into a hunchback through too much peering at the screen. I’m now moving house and setting up a home office. I want to dispense with my laptop – ...
10:00, 2019-08-01

Microsoft Wants to Protect Your Identity With Bitcoin Microsoft announced plans to use the bitcoin blockchain to create a "digital identity" that could be used to access sites and apps across the internet....
20:17, 2019-05-21

Microsoft is teasing Windows 1.0, and everyone is confused Microsoft is up to something. Yesterday the Windows team dropped a sizzler video on Twitter, announcing the "all-new" Windows 1.0. It posted the same video over on its Instagram account, but only after it had wiped every single other post from its pa......
14:51, 2019-07-02

Microsoft posts a record $29.1 billion Q1. Same old, same old (credit: Julien GONG Min / Flickr) Microsoft has posted the results of the first quarter of its 2019 financial year, which runs up until September 30, 2018. Revenue was $29.1 billion, up 19 percent year on year, to set a new record for the company's first quarter. Operating income rose 29 percent ...
17:34, 2019-05-21

Microsoft ‘still considering’ a $60 xCloud streaming console Although not much has been said about it publicly, Microsoft is still considering a cheap new micro-console that could stream games from its xCloud service, according to a new set of rumors from people who are familiar with Microsoft's plans. The console would be an alternative to the much...
06:51, 2019-07-09

Microsoft changes Windows 10’s update model Enlarge / New changes to Windows' deployment policies will hopefully mean more time for testing and fewer chances for major public breakage. (credit: Microsoft) Microsoft outlined new directions for Windows 10's update model in a pair of blog posts. It looks like the company is shifting its twice-...
20:34, 2019-07-31

We have some questions about Microsoft’s ‘Mac Book’ advert Sometimes, like a soothsayer of shittiness, you know something is terrible before you even see it. And one of those things is Microsoft’s new advert for its Surface 2 laptop. In this… opus, a man literally called Mac (short for Mackenzie) Book talks bollocks about why Microsoft’s machine is superior...
07:34, 2019-08-02

Microsoft isn’t working on a streaming-only Xbox right now Rumors may have pointed to Microsoft working on a cloud-centric Xbox console, but Head of Xbox, Phil Spencer, has confirmed that is not that the case. In an interview, the executive told Gamespot that his team is "not working on a streaming-only cons......
16:34, 2019-08-16

Microsoft Outlook is getting a much-needed facelift At last year's Ignite conference Microsoft announced an opt-in experience that would allow users to try out the new Outlook on the web and now after eight months of testing, the updated version is beginning to roll out.With its new release, the software giant is aiming to make Outlook for the w...
00:34, 2019-07-06

Someone may have just leaked all of Microsoft’s plans for E3 2019 In many ways, E3 2019 will be the last hurrah for this video game console generation. Sony has recently confirmed that it is already deep in development on its PlayStation 4 successor, and Microsoft started talking about the future of Xbox a full year ago. Of course, Sony isn’t actually going ...
22:34, 2019-05-21

Former Microsoft employee gets 2 years for embezzlement SEATTLE (AP) — A former Microsoft sports marketing director has been sentenced to more than two years in prison after admitting he tried to embezzle $1.5 million — including $240,000 worth of Super Bowl tickets. U.S. District Judge Ricardo Martinez sentenced Jeff Tran to 28 months Friday. Tran, who ...
01:01, 2019-06-29

Hands-On With Microsoft's New Elite Controller The current Elite is already the best controller (a lot of) money can buy, but Microsoft is showing off a new and improved version at E3, which you can get a closer look at in this video....
02:51, 2019-06-11

Microsoft's Surface Pro 6 laptop is nearly $300 off on Amazon Antonio Villas-Boas/Business Insider The Microsoft Surface Pro 6 is one of the most stylish and powerful 2-in-1 laptops out there. For a limited time, the device is nearly $300 off on Amazon, making it one of the lowest prices we've seen for the Surface Pro 6. The laptop comes with an Intel Core i5...
03:51, 2019-06-28

Microsoft releases new Windows 10 preview with WSL 2 Microsoft has released Windows 10 build 18917 from the 20H1 branch with download, Narrator, WSL, and inking improvements, plus the usual bug fixes.Read More...
07:34, 2019-06-13

With $1 Billion From Microsoft, an A.I. Lab Wants to Mimic the Brain OpenAI, now managed by start-up guru Sam Altman, wants to create a machine that can do anything the human brain can do. Skeptics wonder if it is possible....
17:00, 2019-07-22

Microsoft gives Immersive Reader the AI treatment Microsoft is turning its Immersive Learning tool into an Azure Cognitive Service and partnering with do-it-yourself computer-building kit maker Kano to develop a $300 Windows 10 S Mode PC kit....
17:51, 2019-06-20

Google Sheets vs Microsoft Excel Google Sheets and Microsoft Excel are two of the best options for working with spreadsheets, allowing you to manage figures, make calculations, create graphs and charts, and much more.Google Sheets started life as a very basic spreadsheet application, but it's developed rapidly in recent years ...
18:17, 2019-06-03

LinkedIn is migrating to Microsoft Azure Microsoft-owned LinkedIn is moving its infrastructure to Azure as part of a multi-year migration, explains Mohak Shroff, LinkedIn's SVP of engineering.Read More...
01:17, 2019-07-24

Microsoft to invest $1 billion in OpenAI Microsoft Corp said on Monday it was investing $1 billion in San Francisco-based OpenAI and that the two had formed a multi-year partnership to develop artificial intelligence supercomputing technologies on Microsoft's Azure cloud computing service....
16:51, 2019-07-22

What new collaborations will you be doing in Microsoft's Fluid Framework? Microsoft promises a new kind of shared interactive experience inside documents. But what does that really mean, and what does SharePoint have to do with it?...
15:17, 2019-05-28

Microsoft Launcher getting a bucketload of new features soon As developers keep adding new features and improvements via regular updates, Microsoft's Android launcher is becoming better and better. The upcoming update promises to further enhance user experience thanks to a number of important new options and abilities added.For the time being, these improveme...
02:00, 2019-06-23

Jio, Microsoft to Partner for Cloud Solutions Reliance Industries (RIL) on Monday announced partnership of its subsidiary Reliance Jio Infocomm with Microsoft in the technology space, including creation on cloud solutions....
14:34, 2019-08-12

Everything as a service: Is this the end of CapEx? The Cloud Revolution allowed compute and storage to be delivered as a service. This has proven to be a popular model for the enterprise, though will this acceptance endure for specialized services?...
04:17, 2019-07-03

Give Your Kid Office Supplies to Play With My husband works with steam process equipment and often brings home these big catalogues of products. Only one person in our home has ever had any interest in what was inside (that person would be him)—until we had a kid. Our daughter gets excited whenever she sees “Daddy’s work books,” asking to ha...
23:51, 2019-06-12

ShowBiz Minute: Cosby, BTS, US Box Office Bill Cosby's lawyers will fight to overturn his sexual assault conviction Monday; K-pop superstars BTS will take an extended break; more        ...
14:51, 2019-08-13

Measles hot spot pediatrician's office? The more parents don’t vaccinate their kids, the higher the health risk for those who are too young to be immunized. How can you still protect your child?...
15:34, 2019-05-21

NBC owns The Office, why are they paying $500 million for it? “The Office” has been a staple on Netflix, and was far and away the most streamed show on the service in 2018, according to data from Nielsen.       ...
07:34, 2019-06-28

Best cloud office suite of 2019 The world has become mobile. No longer are we expected to work only from clumsy desktops - now we can work from wherever we are, using cell phones, tablets, and other mobile devices.Software has developed with the hardware. Mobile apps have given rise to a profusion of services run from the cloud. T...
03:00, 2019-07-05

UK PM May's office disappointed by Leadsom resignation British Prime Minister Theresa May is disappointed by the resignation of Andrea Leadsom over her Brexit strategy, May's office said on Wednesday, adding that the leader would nevertheless stay focused on delivering Brexit....
01:51, 2019-05-23

Vatican sex abuse office looking for more canonists VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican office that handles clergy sex abuse is looking for help to process what a top official says is a steady stream of cases that arrive every day from around the world. Monsignor John Kennedy, head of the discipline section of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Fai...
19:34, 2019-06-21

Google to open new Berlin office The US tech giant has planned several hundred new jobs for the new office. Locals have rejected Google's previous plans for a start-up campus over concerns for their rent and livelihoods....
06:00, 2019-06-03

What Is the Best Punishment for Someone Who Steals Your Office Chair? Yesterday afternoon, I returned to my office after the holiday to find that someone had taken my good rolling chair—a very comfortable Herman Miller Aeron, thank you Nick Denton—and replaced it with another one which was not only shitty (old, covered in pilly black fabric, a vestige of the former oc...
19:51, 2019-05-31

All You Need To Know About Post Office Saving Schemes For the current quarter, ending on September 30, 2019, investment in post office small savings schemes fetches returns to the tune of 4-8.6 per cent....
19:34, 2019-07-03

Office 365 banned from schools in privacy row Microsoft's Office 365 software has been banned in part of Germany following fears over data privacy.The cloud-based online suite has been barred for use in schools in the state of Hesse after lawmakers ruled it was gathering information from users who were unable to give their consent.Office 3...
13:17, 2019-07-16

Office for iOS is getting some nifty improvements this month Just like every other month, Microsoft announced recently a set of new Office improvements that will drop on iOS apps at some point this month. For the time being, all the changes revealed this week will be available to Insiders, members of the beta program.For the month of July, Microsoft plans to ...
16:51, 2019-07-03

Former MSU dean guilty of misconduct in office William Strampel, a former Michigan State University dean and the former boss of disgraced doctor Larry Nassar, was found guilty Wednesday of misconduct in office and two counts of willful neglect of duty....
11:34, 2019-06-13

Man stabbed at UK Home Office in London British police have reported an apparent knife attack near the Home Office in London. Security forces have cordoned off the area, local media said. The incident follows the launch of a campaign to curb knife crime....
13:34, 2019-08-16

Curt Schilling Once Again Threatens To Run For Office Curt Schilling, former major-league pitcher and World Series hero who squandered away so much goodwill that the Red Sox no longer want anything to do with him, has for the umpteenth time floated the idea of running for office. What makes this time different is that Donald Trump gave him a signal boo...
18:51, 2019-08-13

Best iOS office apps for your iPhone or iPad Apple iPhones and iPads have become an integral part of many modern businesses. With native apps and web apps for mobile devices available across the range of productivity and creativity applications, as well as easy accessibility for Software as a Service (SaaS), mobile Apple devices have esta...
03:51, 2019-06-18

Wealthy parents in Singapore are buying penthouses for their kids as taxes rise, and it mirrors a change in luxury real estate happening on the other side of the world Flickr/nlann In March of 2019, Singapore was ranked as one of the most expensive cities in the world for the sixth year in a row. In an effort to avoid the new and increased tax on homes in Singapore that are not used as permanent residences, parents are buying luxury homes in their children's name...
14:51, 2019-08-01

Don't do your boss any favors buying gift cards — it's likely a scam A new "Can you do me a favor?" scam has fraudsters impersonating your boss, minister, and others to trick you into buying them gift cards.       ...
20:00, 2019-07-02

Out of over 1 million Prime Day deals, here are the 38 best deals that are actually worth buying before sales end tonight Alyssa Powell/Business Insider Amazon Prime Day is Amazon's big sitewide sales event, which is still going on tonight. The event officially ends at 11:59 p.m. PT on Tuesday, July 16, 2019. Make sure you're an Amazon Prime member so you can shop the best deals during the 48-hour event. You can get a...
19:34, 2019-07-17

Why I bought a Tesla: One woman's experience buying Elon Musk's sleek EV Initially a luxury buyer's experience, driving a Tesla can come with a sticker price comparable to a higher-end Honda Civic and now income potential.       ...
05:34, 2019-07-09

Review: Microsoft’s Windows 1.11 is an Upside Down mess Microsoft today announced that it was the year 1985. We checked the Microsoft store to confirm this and, as Windows 1.11 was just made available, the Redmond company’s story checks out. Here’s the message, as we received it: Microsoft and Netflix have partnered up to celebrate the release of Strange...
01:34, 2019-07-09

Apple and Microsoft made a new iCloud for Windows app Apple and Microsoft teamed up to create an iCloud Drive experience that will hopefully resolve some compatibility issues. A brand new iCloud for Windows app is available today in the Microsoft Store for Windows 10 users. The iCloud app will use the s......
02:00, 2019-06-12

Microsoft may still have a streaming-only console on the drawing board Microsoft’s new baby, the console codenamed Project Scarlett, is currently getting the lion’s share of attention. Despite not having a working model to show, Microsoft lavished the next-gen device with showtime during E3, including the world’s vaguest sizzle reel ever. But that might not be the only...
00:17, 2019-07-10

Microsoft Testing Passwordless Sign-Ins for Windows 10 Microsoft is testing a passwordless future for Windows 10 PCs. The company has released a new build for Fast Ring insiders that adds a new option that enables passwordless sign-ins for Microsoft......
15:34, 2019-07-11

Microsoft's reworked Edge browser is available to try on Windows 7 Microsoft has expanded the reach of its Chromium-based Edge browser to one of its most important audiences: namely, people who have to (or want to) use older versions of Windows. The company has released Canary channel preview builds of Edge for Win......
10:34, 2019-06-20

Microsoft’s Windows 1.11 app is the perfect tie-in for ‘Stranger Things 3’ Whether you binge-watched Stranger Things 3 the day it dropped on Netflix, or you’ve decided to savor it at a slower pace, you need to check out Microsoft’s clever collaboration with the streaming service to bring the world of the show to your Windows 10 PC. In case you weren’t awa...
06:34, 2019-07-09

Microsoft invests $1 billion in OpenAI, which is going all-in on Azure OpenAI, a company working on AI for the public good, is committing to build with Microsoft new Azure AI supercomputing technologies, and getting a $1 billion infusion from Microsoft as part of the arrangement....
18:51, 2019-07-22

Why Microsoft could be dropping the ball on software piracy Search for “cheap microsoft office” on Bing, Microsoft’s own search engine and you might be surprised to see what gets displayed. Outside the usual Microsoft adverts and search results are a bunch of websites all vying for your attention.An advert pointing to Getmsoffice.com als...
21:00, 2019-07-18

Microsoft to Launch Just One Next-Gen Xbox Console, Not Two: Report Microsoft is reportedly focused on developing a single console for release next year, unlike the previous reports that had claimed the existence of two consoles....
15:51, 2019-06-21

Microsoft's Windows 1.0 announcement was about 'Stranger Things' Microsoft set the internet abuzz last week when it made a cryptic announcement about the "all-new" Windows 1.0 -- and now we know why. As we'd already speculated, it's all about Stranger Things. To celebrate the return of the show -- set in 1985, Mic......
18:34, 2019-07-08

Amazon, Microsoft wage war over the Pentagon's 'war cloud' Amazon and Microsoft are battling it out over a $10 billion opportunity to build the U.S. military its first "war cloud" computing system. But Amazon's early hopes of a shock-and-awe victory may be slipping away....
12:17, 2019-07-10

Apple's New iCloud for Windows App Now Available in Microsoft Store Apple and Microsoft have teamed up to offer a brand new iCloud experience to the Windows 10 users. The companies have released a new iCloud for Windows app that can be downloaded from the Microsoft......
17:00, 2019-06-12

All the Xbox Announcements From Microsoft's E3 2019 Event At E3 2019, Microsoft gave release dates for Halo Infinite, Gears 5, unveiled Flight Simulator 2020, confirmed George R.R. Martin's Dark Souls collaboration, and brought Keanu Reeves on stage to......
12:51, 2019-06-10

Microsoft unveils an even more customizable Elite controller Remember the Xbox Elite controller? Well, it's just been replaced. Microsoft says its new Xbox Elite Wireless Controller Series 2 (what a mouthful) has "over 30 new ways to play like a pro," including adjustable-tension thumbsticks and shorter hair t......
08:00, 2019-06-10

Double Fine joins Microsoft Studios Microsoft Studios has been on an acquisition spree over the past year or so, snatching up the likes of Ninja Theory, Playground Games, InXile, and Obsidian. During the company's marathon E3 keynote on Sunday, Microsoft announced that it has also adde......
08:00, 2019-06-10

Microsoft’s new ‘Flight Simulator’ looks like a wild 4K ride Microsoft showed off the next version of its Flight Simulator game at E3 2019, and it looks incredible. The company began the video teaser showing off a scene from the skies that it says was captured in real-time 4K. As you might expect, the new Flig......
08:00, 2019-06-10

Microsoft is teasing Windows 1.0 and other 1980s software Enlarge / Windows got the '80s treatment, but we're not sure what's actually being promoted. (credit: Aurich Lawson) Either Microsoft is gearing up for a very odd promotional effort or somebody on the Windows team has hijacked a functioning time machine. Yesterday, the company posted a video boast...
02:17, 2019-07-03

Why Apple and Microsoft belong together like a burger and fries Bury the bad blood and pass the ketchup: Not a merger, but a 10-year (at least) strategic agreement to integrate the two companies' respective platforms and technologies. Imagine Siri with the back-end capabilities of Cortana or Apple Watch with Azure's machine learning services....
18:17, 2019-07-24

The UK’s first Microsoft Store opens in July. Here’s what to expect Microsoft today announced that its long-awaited UK retail launch will take place on July 11, less than six weeks from now, when it opens its first London store. As you’d expect from any ambitious UK retail launch worth its salt, Microsoft has chosen to open the initial store on London’s hectic Oxfor...
14:34, 2019-05-30

Microsoft thrives on Android, iOS as bet away from Windows pays off As Microsoft Word tops 1 billion installs on Android and Office is all over the iOS productivity rankings, the software giant has its beyond Windows hits. Now it may have a needle or two to thread....
18:00, 2019-07-15

Any eBooks you bought from Microsoft will soon disappear forever With physical goods increasingly getting replaced by a digital equivalent — from books to movies and much more — it begs the question: How does this change our common understanding of ownership? But most people probably don’t give a lot of thought to their iTunes song library, or t...
05:00, 2019-07-02

Microsoft's next big Windows 10 update is actually pretty small We hope you liked the features added in the Windows 10 May 2019 update, because it may be a while before other noticeable upgrades happen. Microsoft committed to a biannual major release schedule for Windows 10 back in 2017, and now it confirmed that......
12:00, 2019-07-02

Microsoft to Test New Videogame-Streaming Project The tech giant said on Sunday it will begin publicly testing its new videogame-streaming initiative in October, just ahead of when Google’s competing service is slated to launch....
05:34, 2019-06-10

Microsoft Announces Project Scarlett, The Next-Gen Xbox Microsoft today teased some of its first plans for Project Scarlett, the next-generation Xbox, and the buzzwords make it sound impressive: up to 120 frames-per-second, a solid state drive, ray-tracing, and so on. It’ll be out in the fall of 2020....
03:17, 2019-06-10

Microsoft is set to shake up Dynamics 365 pricing and packaging again Microsoft plans to make some pricing and licensing changes to its Dynamics 365 CRM and ERP family as of October 1, according to information it shared with its partners recently....
00:00, 2019-07-23

AT&T teams with Microsoft on 5G, AI, cloud, and edge innovations The carrier and software giant will work together on next-generation networking and cloud applications, relying on AT&T's 5G network and Microsoft's Azure.Read More...
20:17, 2019-07-17

Microsoft, AT&T ink cloud deal worth more than $2 billion Microsoft Corp and AT&T Inc on Wednesday said they reached a deal under which the telecommunications firm will tap Microsoft's Azure cloud service for its computing needs and provide Office 365 software to much of its 268,000-strong workforce....
15:17, 2019-07-17

We Put Microsoft’s Project xCloud To An Unexpected Test It’s unclear how accurately one can judge a new game-streaming service at a show like E3 here in Los Angeles, when the value of the service is going to be whether it works in normal situations. E3 ain’t a normal situation. But after Xbox chief Phil Spencer asked me yesterday if I wanted to try, I fi...
18:34, 2019-06-11

View RAW Images in Windows 10 With Microsoft's New Plugin Microsoft just released a free RAW Image extension for Windows 10 that makes viewing RAW files much easier in Windows’ File Explorer—photographers, rejoice. Instead of having to use Adobe Photoshop or other third-party apps and plug-ins to open RAW images, you can also open them up with Window 10...
01:00, 2019-07-12

Microsoft launches AI for Cultural Heritage program Microsoft's latest AI for Good initiative -- AI for Cultural Heritage -- aims to preserve and celebrate people, places, and historical artifacts.Read More...
02:34, 2019-07-12

Microsoft Teams is now officially bigger than Slack Enlarge / A Microsoft office (not to be confused with Microsoft Office). (credit: Julien GONG Min / Flickr) Microsoft Teams may have only been around for two years, but the group-chat platform is already larger than one of its main competitors. Microsoft announced that Teams has more than 13 milli...
05:34, 2019-07-12

Microsoft teases next-gen Xbox news at E3 event Many have suspected that Microsoft would talk about its next Xbox at its E3 event, and that now appears to be virtually guaranteed. Gamers have discovered that Microsoft's E3 countdown videos have included background references to "R255 G36 B0," or t......
18:51, 2019-06-09

Microsoft continues distancing Cortana from Windows Microsoft's virtual assistant Cortana could be split off from Windows 10 to become its own separate app. The Verge reports that a beta version of Cortana has appeared on the Windows Store and is now available to download....
16:00, 2019-06-28

Battletoads gameplay revealed at Microsoft’s E3 briefing After announcing a new Battletoads at last year's Electronic Entertainment Expo, Microsoft has given us a better look at the game at its event this year.Read More...
02:51, 2019-06-10

Microsoft reveals more about the next major Windows 10 update Microsoft has revealed what we can expect from the next major Windows 10 update, codenamed 19H2, and as we expected, the update will concern itself more with improving performance and general tweaks than adding any headline-grabbing new features.While this might be disappointing to some people, the ...
12:34, 2019-07-02

Microsoft wants to know how you feel about Windows 10’s Start menu Windows 10’s Start menu is one of the most carefully watched and polarizing parts of the operating system’s UI – historically, it has been a very sensitive subject – and apparently Microsoft wants to know how people feel about the current menu, possibly ahead of some reva...
12:34, 2019-06-05

Xbox at E3 2019: what we want to see from Microsoft's big keynote conference It's shaping up to be a big E3 for Microsoft. With Sony skipping this year's event entirely, Microsoft's Xbox E3 2019 conference has the chance to steal the whole show. And it looks like that could be the case, with rumors circulating that E3 2019 will finally be the year that Microso...
20:17, 2019-05-23

Microsoft's 'Modern OS' vision: A foreshadowing of 'Lite' or more of the same? Is Microsoft's vision for 'a modern OS' something brand-new? Or is it just the next phase of the Microsoft 'Modern Desktop'? 'Modern' is in the eye of the beholder....
18:34, 2019-05-29

Microsoft teases a 'modern OS' with 'seamless updates' Microsoft made a nod towards a possible new operating system at Computex in Taipei this week, when corporate vice president of consumer and device sales Nick Parker took to the stage to outline the company's future OS ambitions. While the event would......
13:17, 2019-05-29

Microsoft AI creates realistic speech with little training Text-to-speech conversion is becoming increasingly clever, but there's a problem: it can still take plenty of training time and resources to produce natural-sounding output. Microsoft and Chinese researchers might have a more effective way. They've......
05:51, 2019-05-27

CRM Watchlist 2019: The big engines that could (Part 2B, Microsoft) Microsoft, another of this year's CRM Watchlist winners, is perhaps the most complex of all because of the clarity of their vision and because they are dedicated to carrying it out - from products/services and partnerships to corporate social good. Here's how it all works....
20:51, 2019-08-12

Microsoft announces new features for SharePoint and OneDrive At its annual SharePoint Conference in Las Vegas, Microsoft announced that it is adding new features to SharePoint and OneDrive for Business.The company began its presentation with the announcement of SharePoint Home Sites which it describes as “employee experiences” that integrate wit...
11:00, 2019-05-22

Microsoft drops Huawei laptops from its store Microsoft has stopped selling the Huawei MateBook X Pro in its online store in the wake of the US Government’s blacklisting of the Chinese firm.The move follows news that Google will be banning Huawei smartphones and tablets from getting Android updates, and suggests that even though the ban ...
13:34, 2019-05-22

Saved from obsolescence, Microsoft is now making Paint better Enlarge / A picture apparently constructed in Paint using the keyboard exclusively. (credit: Microsoft) The news for mspaint.exe aficionados is just getting better and better. Microsoft's original plan was to deprecate Paint and end its development. It would still be installable from the Store but...
19:34, 2019-05-21

Microsoft Is Eavesdropping on Your Skype and Cortana Activity A number of companies are starting to have reservations about using real people to “improve” their digital assistants by reviewing what you’ve said to your smart speaker or phone. I’m willing to bet that Microsoft will also soon about-face on this practice, but right now, contractors might be listen...
19:34, 2019-08-07

Microsoft hints towards a new ‘modern OS’ with seamless updates Microsoft‘s VP of Consumer and Device Sales, Nick Parker, hinted yesterday towards a new ‘modern OS‘ with seamless updates at the Computex trade show in Taiwan. According to Parker, the OS will have “enablers” and “delighters” like seamless updates, and sustained performance. The company mentioned a...
14:34, 2019-05-30

Microsoft Azure now lets you set up your own private servers Microsoft has announced the preview launch of a new cloud service called that will allow customers to run their virtual machines on single-tenant physical services.The company says that Azure Dedicated Host could be quite useful for businesses running loads of virtual machines that don't want t...
03:34, 2019-08-03

Microsoft: Gaming should be for everyone, shouldn’t be toxic stew Enlarge (credit: Microsoft) Microsoft's Xbox chief Phil Spencer has written a paean to video gaming, calling games a unifying force that anyone and everyone can enjoy. He rejoices in gaming's ability to sustain communities, foster friendships, and even reduce stress and depression. He also describ...
23:34, 2019-05-21

Microsoft and Oracle link their cloud services to take on AWS Microsoft and Oracle reached an agreement to make their two cloud computing services work together with high-speed links between their data centers.Read More...
01:00, 2019-06-06

What Microsoft's upcoming 'outsourcing' licensing changes could mean for your business Enterprise customers relying on Microsoft 'Bring Your Own License' option to run Windows Server, SQL Server and other enterprise software in Amazon's or Google's clouds may be in for a rude awakening this fall....
19:51, 2019-08-13

Best accessories for Microsoft Surface Book 2 in 2019 This article originally appeared on Windows Central and has been inducted into our Back to School guide. Your Microsoft Surface Book 2 is a fantastic Ultrabook as is, but a few accessories could make your life easier. Whether you're looking for a new way to play games, a little protection for t...
21:00, 2019-08-06

Mac Book says Microsoft Laptops are better than Apple’s MacBooks Ever since Apple released those viral Mac vs. PC ads many years ago, Microsoft has tried to come up with funny comparisons of its own — but none of them really stuck. What you’re about to see is easily the best bad anti-MacBook commercial from Microsoft to date, one in which a person nam...
02:17, 2019-08-02

Microsoft hints at new features and big changes coming in Windows 11 When compared to Windows Vista and Windows 8, Windows 10 has been a runaway success. That’s not to say that Microsoft’s latest operating system is perfect, but it improved upon its predecessors in nearly every way and has only gotten better in the years since it first rolled out to the p...
01:51, 2019-05-30

Everything Microsoft Showed On Today's Inside Xbox Microsoft showed off Gears of War 5's horde mode, NBA 2k20's career mode, and the new games coming to Game Pass during its latest episode of Inside Xbox....
20:00, 2019-08-19

Samsung Galaxy Book S vs Microsoft Surface Pro 6 Samsung surprised us all with the recent reveal of the Samsung Galaxy Book S, its latest notebook that aims to redefine what we can expect from a Windows 10 laptop – while taking aim at the likes of Microsoft’s Surface Pro 6.The Surface Pro 6 is Microsoft’s latest Windows 10 lap...
19:00, 2019-08-11

One Year Later, Did Microsoft (And Friends) Keep Their E3 2018 Promises? E3 2019 is just around the corner, and it’s going to look very different this year without PlayStation. Before we look to the future and are blinded by the razzle-dazzle of trailers and announcements at this year’s event, we need to address what happened in 2018. As we ask every year: Did the three ...
23:17, 2019-06-03

Quitting the five tech giants: Could you manage without Microsoft? Even though Microsoft is no longer as ubiquitous in our computing lives as it once was, it could be argued the company is stronger than ever before. We're at the penultimate point in our quitting project: can you live without Redmond?...
17:51, 2019-05-26

The Hotel Historian Is at Your Service Part reference librarian, part gossip columnist, the hotel historian has become an increasingly popular figure in high-end hotels or inns with actual history....
17:17, 2019-08-07

NBC revives ‘A.P. Bio’ for its streaming service Dropping A.P. Bio is never a good idea. NBC has approved the Lorne Michaels-produced comedy for a third season -- but will feature it exclusively on its upcoming streaming platform, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The network just last month ele......
08:51, 2019-07-18

The rise of robots-as-a-service Just as cable companies include set-top box costs in their monthly bill, robot makers will sell subscriptionss of hardware/software bundles.Read More...
13:17, 2019-07-01

Which is the best music streaming service for you? [Image Credit: Burst/Pexels]There was a time when there was only one or two music streaming services to choose from – or you could just be cheap and rely on YouTube. But when it comes to music streaming these days, we're spoilt by the number of options on offer. What makes it even m...
18:00, 2019-08-02

WWII Vet Honored For Service (LEX 18)– A Kentucky man was received France’s Legion of Honor Medal Friday for his service in World War II. The medal is France’s highest award for merit. It was given to Lawrenceburg native Alvin Perry for his work defending France’s land in the battle of Normandy. Perry is...
01:00, 2019-06-08

Everyone Hates Customer Service. This Is Why. Technology lets companies see how badly they can treat consumers, right up until the moment they bolt. They track how long people will wait, how many ads they will tolerate and their tone of voice. “There is more data available on just how disgruntled someone can be.”...
18:17, 2019-08-03

'Aladdin' Flies to Healthy Opening at the Box Office Walt Disney’s “Aladdin”—the latest in a series of live-action remakes of the company’s beloved titles—opened with a strong performance at the box office, delivering a win for a studio strategy that has so far yielded rocky results....
23:01, 2019-05-27

Box Office: 'Toy Story 4' dominates with $118 million debut LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Disney's domination over the box office only seemed to strengthen this weekend as "Toy Story 4" easily topped box office charts....
05:51, 2019-06-24

'Toy Story 4' Continues Disney's Box-Office Streak Walt Disney once again did something that has eluded other Hollywood studios this summer: It opened a sequel to impressive returns at the box office....
03:00, 2019-06-24

ShowBiz Minute: Klum, Williamson, Box Office Heidi Klum and musician Tom Kaulitz celebrated their marriage in Italy this weekend; Afton Williamson quitting "The Rookie," of sexual harassment and discrimination; more        ...
20:34, 2019-08-05

Slack Co-Founder on the Power of Emoji at the Office Colleagues that Slack each other smiley-face emojis stay together. That was the message from the chat platform’s chief technology officer, Cal Henderson, speaking about how greater connectivity among co-workers is changing the way people do their jobs....
14:34, 2019-05-22

'Toy Story 4' tops box office, but doesn't go to infinity and beyond "Toy Story 4" brought the box office to life with a $118 million opening weekend after a three-week slump of underperforming sequels, but the Pixar film's below-expectations debut didn't quell continuing concerns about a rocky summer movie season....
22:34, 2019-06-23

Arts and Entertainment: New films hitting the box office There are some great movies coming out this weekend and News Four Tucson’s Herb Stratford has his suggestions. Watch the video below to learn more....
03:51, 2019-05-24

The Debate Over Office Temperatures Just Heated Up, Thanks to a New Study There are new data to throw into the ongoing debate over office thermostats—but they likely won’t settle any arguments. The question of how cold to keep an office often splits workplaces by gender, since women typically prefer a warmer workspace than men for reasons both biological and s...
21:17, 2019-05-22

ShowBiz Minute: Spacey, Rocketman, US Box Office Groping case against actor Kevin Spacey returns to court; Russians criticize heavily edited version of Elton John film; "Godzilla leads box office. (June 3)        ...
15:17, 2019-06-03

Fans furious ‘The Office’ is leaving Netflix Say goodbye to Michael and the Dunder-Mifflin team, because “The Office” is leaving Netflix. It was announced Wednesday that the beloved workplace comedy, reportedly the most popular show to stream on Netflix, is being pulled from the streaming giant in 2021, bound for NBCUniversal (in a whopping $5...
02:34, 2019-06-28

What's the Best Way to Avoid All the Upsells in the Dealership's Finance Office? As Jalopnik’s resident car buying expert and professional car shopper, I get emails. Lots of emails. I’ve decided to pick a few questions and try to help out. This week we are discussing avoiding the finance office, inspecting “certified” cars, and when ridesharing makes more sense than owning....
23:00, 2019-06-28

‘Avengers: Endgame might beat ‘Avatar’ at the box office after all Marvel’s quest to have Avengers: Endgame crush Avatar at the box office might not be futile after all, with the two highest-grossing movies of all times now separated by a mere $7 million. Marvel launched an Avengers 4 re-release a few weeks ago in the US, but that wasn’t enough to give ...
19:17, 2019-07-15

Explosion rocks Copenhagen tax office, injuring one STOCKHOLM — A powerful explosion has occurred outside the Danish Tax Agency in the capital, Copenhagen, shattering windows, damaging the building and slightly injuring one person. Chief Police Inspector Jorgen Bergen Skov told a news conference on Wednesday that the explosion took place Tuesday even...
13:51, 2019-08-07