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Technological competition casts shadow over European industry

In the misty High Tatras, industry leaders in Central and Eastern Europe said ambitious approaches are needed to tackle the challenges of technological innovation. For some in the region, Germany has a key role to play....

Technological competition casts shadow over European industry

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For an Immigrant Family, Sarajevo Still Casts Its Shadow In a two-part memoir, “My Parents/This Does Not Belong to You,” Aleksandar Hemon shows how Bosnia and its wartime strife have shaped a life of exile....
21:00, 2019-06-27

Toyota trims profit forecast as yen casts shadow Toyota posted an 8.7 percent rise in operating profit to 741.9 billion yen ($6.9 billion) in the April-June quarter, helped by a slight increase in vehicle sales. ...
23:00, 2019-08-02

Total solar eclipse casts a shadow on South America For a few hours on Tuesday, across a small portion of the Southern Hemisphere, the sun will disappear behind the moon, darkening parts of the South Pacific, Chile and Argentina....
08:34, 2019-07-03

China dispute casts shadow on Canadian election, and on Trudeau Canada's dispute with China, an economic powerhouse, has been a nagging headache for Liberal Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, and the feud is showing no signs of going away before his October bid for re-election....
20:17, 2019-08-08

Tourism decline casts shadow over Spain's summer paradises Many of the top holiday destinations of the Mediterranean country fear the damaging consequences that a hard Brexit and a recession in Germany could have on their economic perspectives....
09:00, 2019-10-02

Renault rift with Nissan widens over governance, casts shadow on alliance The two-decade-old partnership of Renault SA and Nissan Motor Co was plunged into fresh crisis on Monday, as the French automaker's demand for a greater say in Nissan's new governance system drew rare public censure by the Japanese firm....
14:00, 2019-06-10

Venice film festival pulls the stars but gender disparity casts shadow The world's oldest film festival kicks off in Venice on Wednesday with plenty of Hollywood stars and top filmmakers expected but a lack of female directors and the inclusion of controversial names has drawn criticism....
18:00, 2019-08-27

Facing stiff competition, will Colombia's marijuana industry go up in smoke? A intense scent hangs in the air at the 15-hectare La Chacra medicinal cannabis farm in central Colombia, where marijuana plants blossom in the warm closeness of its huge, heavily-secured greenhouse....
19:00, 2019-10-07

Brexit news latest: Shadow chancellor John McDonnell backs second referendum after disastrous European election for Labour Labour's shadow chancellor John McDonnell has backed a second Brexit referendum after a disastrous night for the Labour Party in the European elections....
20:17, 2019-05-27

House Judiciary Committee Opens Bipartisan Probe of Competition in Tech Industry The House Judiciary Committee is joining the rush to investigate big technology companies with a focus on whether increased concentration in the industry is crowding out competition and hurting consumers. Congress’s investigation will address three issues, according to a committee statement re...
02:34, 2019-06-04

Uefa agrees deal with clubs to cap prices for away fans in European competition • Champions League away tickets limited to €70 (£63.50)• Europa League set at €45 (£41) maximum for away fansUefa has agreed a compromise with top clubs to cap ticket prices for away fans in the Champions League and Europa League this season.Starting from next month’s opening group fixtures, away ti...
17:34, 2019-08-30

EU creates directorate for European defense industry A new agency established within the European Commission to deal with Europe's fragmented defense industry will have France's former defense minister in charge....
19:51, 2019-09-16

European auto-industry warns of 'seismic' and 'devastating' no-deal Brexit Automotive trade groups have given a dire forecast if the European Union and Britain fail to reach an agreement before the October 31 Brexit deadline. The industry has said it will end up costing "billions of euros."...
04:34, 2019-09-23

No technological grounds for Huawei ban, say MPs There are no technological grounds to completely ban Huawei equipment from the UK's 5G infrastructure, a committee of MPs has reported, but there could be legitimate geopolitical and ethical reasons to do so....
01:17, 2019-07-16

After Math: The price of technological progress San Francisco is on the cusp of banning e-cigarettes while a Florida town is now half a million dollars poorer following a ransomware attack. Google's building 20,000 new Silicon Valley homes (since California won't) and a new predictive hotel app ca......
01:51, 2019-06-24

Five converging forces that are driving technological evolution Today’s digital age is delivering unparalleled technological innovations in which artificial intelligence (AI) and the Internet of Things (IoT) are combining to make devices and enterprises intelligent, responsive and ever more connected. This is paving the way for organisations to turn insig...
15:00, 2019-07-22

Egyptians Provided Technological Leap For Edomite Kingdom In the Hebrew Bible, the Edomites were the descendants of Jacob's brother Esau, but did an ancient Egyptian invasion trigger technological innovations within this biblical kingdom? ...
22:34, 2019-09-20

Laws are needed when technological change ends up squeezing workers California’s Assembly Bill 5 will let gig workers have benefits, unions and legal protection. It was needed to prevent a return to Dickensian working conditions, argues Annalee Newitz...
21:00, 2019-09-19

All of Your Wonderful Technological Conveniences Rely on Good Old Fashioned Exploitation If you are well-off and live in a city, modern technology has brought you everything you could ever want. Using your phone, you can order a car to take you to work; your lunchtime ramen, delivered to your office; your groceries, delivered to your house. Isn’t it wonderful? I love innovation....
20:34, 2019-05-29

The 'Trumpian backlash' to globalization could lead to a 'technological iron curtain,' says this economist Neil Shearing, group chief economist at Capital Economics says globalization has peaked. De-globalization could have a major impact on the global economy, as well as geopolitical stability. A Trumpian backlash to globalization has resulted from "the integration of several billion workers into the g...
12:17, 2019-10-08

Karma Automotive's SC1 Vision Is Coming To Pebble Beach In All Its Technological Glory While its official debut came a few months ago at Auto Shanghai 2019, the Karma Automotive SC1 Vision hasn’t made its way stateside—at least, not yet. If you’re headed to the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, you’ll find this bad boy at on the Concept Lawn....
08:34, 2019-08-13

Ancient slag offers insight into the uneven pace of technological advances Enlarge / Copper production waste at Khirbat en-Nahas, Jordan, was piled 6m (18 ft) deep. (credit: T. Levy 2019) Sometimes, clues about ancient technology are hidden in the most mundane things. In this case, Tel-Aviv University archaeologist Erez Ben-Yosef and his colleagues went rummaging through...
02:34, 2019-09-21

Amazon's Lord Of The Rings show casts its first elf or whatever According to Variety, we have our first little bit of casting news about Amazon’s Lord Of The Rings show, which has Game Of Thrones writer Bryan Cogman on board as a consultant and will be set in Middle Earth’s pre-Aragorn “Second Age.” Now we also know that it will feature Australian actor Markella...
02:51, 2019-07-23

Netflix's Serious Men Casts Nawazuddin Siddiqui in the Lead Nawazuddin Siddiqui has been cast in the lead of Serious Men, the upcoming Indian film from Netflix being directed by Sudhir Mishra and based on Manu Joseph's award-winning book....
10:34, 2019-06-03

Netflix Casts Christian Serratos As Selena in New Series Netflix has likely found its Selena. Vulture reports that Christian Serratos, who is of Mexican and Italian heritage and currently stars as Rosita on The Walking Dead, will star as......
02:17, 2019-08-21

Gossip Girl: The Next Generation? How TV Shows Rebooted With New Casts Spotted on HBO Max: A Gossip Girl reboot following a brand-new group of rich private school kids in New York City. This new generation falls under the watchful eye of a mysterious blogger (Who is......
21:17, 2019-07-18

Amazon's 'Homecoming' casts Janelle Monáe as its new lead When Amazon Prime Video series Homecoming returns for its second season, it'll have a new star. Actor and musician Janelle Monáe is taking over the lead role from Julia Roberts. She'll play a woman who wakes up a canoe with no idea how she got......
02:34, 2019-07-24

'The Baby-Sitters Club' casts Alicia Silverstone Alicia Silverstone and Mark Feuerstein have joined the cast of Netflix's "The Baby-Sitters Club," the streaming channel's upcoming contemporary take on author Ann M. Martin's beloved young adult series....
03:00, 2019-08-07

Pocket Casts goes freemium, but resists paywalled podcasts Popular podcasting app Pocket Casts is switching to a subscription-based freemium business model, with users able to pay $10 / year for extra features.Read More...
09:51, 2019-09-18

In Leaks, U.K. Ambassador Casts Trump as Ineffective and Erratic Diplomatic cables containing the British ambassador’s withering assessment of the Trump administration could damage relations at a delicate moment for Britain....
13:51, 2019-07-07

Shoulder injury casts doubt on Kyrgios' season "Nick Kyrgios could skip the rest of the Asian swing after aggravating a shoulder injury during his 7-6(5) 6-1 first round defeat by Italy\u0027s Andreas Seppi at the Zhuhai Championships on Wednesday."...
19:34, 2019-09-25

Study casts doubt on important climate theory Until the release of greenhouse gases during the 20th century sent Earth's temperatures climbing, the planet was enjoying a 15-million-year-long period of cooling....
10:51, 2019-09-24

Did Mayfield snub Sherman? Video casts doubt Niners defensive back Richard Sherman says that Baker Mayfield snubbed his handshake at the coin toss before the game, but video casts doubt on that story....
23:17, 2019-10-08

Kiel Week: World's biggest sailing event casts off Northern Europe's largest summer festival has officially begun in the German city of Kiel. More than 3 million people are expected to descend on the Baltic Sea port for the Kieler Woche, week-long sailing extravaganza....
13:51, 2019-06-23

BH90210 Casts Vanessa Lachey and La La Anthony, But As Fictional Wives Ever since the announcement of the Beverly Hills, 90210 reunion series BH90210, we've had endless questions. Some of them are as simple as "Why?" and "How?" and others......
04:01, 2019-06-01

Pocket Casts will give existing desktop customers Plus for life Earlier this week the popular podcast app Pocket Casts announced some big changes. In addition to making the mobile app free, Pocket Casts unveiled a new paid subscription tier, Pocket Casts Plus. It said customers who previously paid for desktop acc......
23:00, 2019-09-19

‘Mortal Kombat’ movie casts Sonya Blade and Kano More actors have signed on to Warner Bros.' New Line's Mortal Kombat reboot. The Hollywood Reporter revealed today that The Meg's Jessica McNamee and Australian actor Josh Lawson are in final negotiations to play Sonya Blade and Kano, respectively. B......
03:17, 2019-08-27

NASA manager casts doubt on 2024 moon landing CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — A top NASA manager cast doubt Wednesday on the space agency’s ability to land astronauts on the moon by 2024. Kenneth Bowersox, acting associate administrator for human exploration and operations, told a Congressional subcommittee that NASA is doing its best to meet the White ...
23:34, 2019-09-18

U.S. visa move against China casts pall over talks to end trade war The United States on Tuesday imposed visa restrictions on Chinese officials for the detention or abuse of Muslim minorities, angering Beijing, but a U.S. official said high-level trade talks would still take place on Thursday and Friday as planned....
01:34, 2019-10-09

Kim Darroch's fall from grace casts chill over Washington ambassadors Fellow envoys say they have made similar observations about the Trump administration and deplore the lack of support from Boris Johnson for their UK counterpartIt was like a tennis match with an empty umpire’s chair. On Friday, the British ambassador’s residence in Washington hosted a Wimbledon Watc...
09:34, 2019-07-13

Choir, Broadway Casts Perform On New York Street During Blackout When a massive blackout plunged much of Manhattan into darkness on Saturday evening, a choir and the casts of Broadway musicals entertained tourists with impromptu performances in the street....
15:51, 2019-07-14

Homer’s Iliad Casts Doubt on the Aegean Location of Troy Historian Bernard Jones has spent more than three decades researching the ‘Story of Troy’ and he maintains that Homer’s Iliad is the greatest reference work on the Bronze Age world. ...
14:38, 2019-05-21

Britney Spears' manager casts doubt on future of singer's career The longtime manager for Britney Spears voiced concern about her mental health on Wednesday, saying he believes the pop singer should not return to performing at a planned Las Vegas residency in the near term "and possibly never again."...
17:17, 2019-05-21

New York moments: choir, Broadway casts perform in the street during blackout When a massive blackout plunged much of Manhattan into darkness on Saturday evening, a choir and the casts of Broadway musicals entertained tourists with impromptu performances in the street....
07:00, 2019-07-14

Russia casts 13th veto of U.N. Security Council action during Syrian war Russia cast its 13th veto on Thursday of U.N. Security Council action on the Syrian conflict, blocking a demand for a truce in northwest Syria because it does not include an exemption for military offensives against U.N. blacklisted militant groups....
19:34, 2019-09-19

'Loudest Voice' TV series casts critical eye on Roger Ailes and Fox News Two years after his ouster and death, Roger Ailes returns to television in a new drama series that traces the rise and fall of the controversial creator of Fox News and underscores his lasting impact on the U.S. media landscape....
21:00, 2019-06-27

Trump casts himself, military, Republican VIPs as stars of July 4th pageant U.S. military armored vehicles stood near Washington's majestic Lincoln Memorial on Wednesday as President Donald Trump pushed ahead with an elaborate Fourth of July production with him at the center, as critics accused him of hijacking a nonpartisan celebration of America's Independence Day....
20:34, 2019-07-03

WRAPUP 5-U.S. visa move against China casts pall over talks to end trade war The United States on Tuesday imposed visa restrictions on Chinese officials for the detention or abuse of Muslim minorities, angering Beijing, but a U.S. official said high-level trade talks would still take place on Thursday and Friday as planned....
05:34, 2019-10-09

Trump Casts Himself, Army, Republicans As Stars Of Fourth Of July Pageant With US military armored vehicles parked nearby, workers set up a red-carpeted stage on Wednesday for President Donald Trump's planned July Fourth speech, as critics accused him of hijacking a......
06:34, 2019-07-04

|DA’s‘shadow’economicclusterplaysasafebutsolidgame Tried and tested Democratic Alliance Members of Parliament in the respective portfolios have re-emerged in the final list of the official oppositions "shadow cabinet" announced on Wednesday....
12:17, 2019-06-06

The Matrix 4 Casts Aquaman Star Yahya Abdul-Mateen II in the Lead: Report Yahya Abdul-Mateen II has reportedly been cast in the lead in the as-yet untitled The Matrix 4, alongside Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss. There's no word on whether Abdul-Mateen will play a young......
10:51, 2019-10-10

Disney Casts R&B Singer Halle Bailey as Ariel in Live-Action Little Mermaid Halle Bailey is ready to go "Under the Sea." The Chloe x Halle member is officially part of Disney's world because she's been tapped to play the coveted role of Ariel in......
23:17, 2019-07-03

EMERGING MARKETS-Dollar strength casts a pall on Latam FX, stocks fall Latin American currencies slumped on Tuesday in line with their emerging market peers as the dollar held to a 29-month high, while uncertainty related to U.S.-China trade, coupled with global growth worries, kept investors from making riskier bets. MSCI's index of Latin American currencies fell ...
17:00, 2019-10-01

| North Korea pins hopes on Trump, but casts doubt on future talks North Korea has praised US President Donald Trump as "different from his predecessors" as well as "wise" and "bold", even as it cast doubt on prospects for a future summit....
13:00, 2019-09-27

Turkey's Economic Pain Casts Blow to Erdogan Ahead of Istanbul Rerun Turkey’s economy returned to growth in the first three months of 2019 but remained smaller than it was a year earlier, in a stain on President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s record ahead of a critical rerun of the Istanbul mayoral race....
18:17, 2019-06-02

Emerging from the shadow of GamerGate On August 26th, game developer Nathalie Lawhead published a blog post accusing legendary Skyrim composer Jeremy Soule of rape. It's a detailed account of the events leading up to and after the alleged assault, which Lawhead says took place in 2008, w......
02:00, 2019-08-31

Trump casts himself as the guardian of Medicare, the government program Republicans have long sought to overhaul In signing an executive order to strengthen Medicare Thursday, President Trump positioned himself as the guardian of the government healthcare program for seniors that Republicans originally opposed as socialism and have long sought to overhaul....
01:00, 2019-10-04

North Korea test fires short-range missiles, casts doubt on nuclear talks North Korea fired two short-range missiles on Thursday from its east coast, a South Korean official said, its first missile tests since leader Kim Jong Un and U.S. President Donald Trump agreed to revive stalled denuclearization talks....
09:51, 2019-07-25

Daily on Healthcare: Trump casts himself as the guardian of Medicare, the program Republicans have long sought to overhaul Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue!...
03:17, 2019-10-05

Donald Trump’s reckless Iran policy casts doubt on the US as global leader | David Wearing Washington’s European allies need to ask themselves whether the US government has become a dangerous liabilityIrrespective of whether Iran is responsible for the recent attacks on Gulf shipping, the crisis now unfolding is fundamentally one manufactured out of thin air by the Trump administration. T...
17:34, 2019-06-19

Israel Is Escalating Its Shadow War With Iran. Here’s What to Know The protracted shadow war between Israel and Iran has spilled beyond the borders of Syria following a series of attacks in Iraq and Lebanon blamed on Israel, and threats of Hezbollah retaliation that reporters in Israel and Lebanon say has prompted the Israel Defense Force (IDF) to station dummy sol...
12:00, 2019-08-30

Instagram users can now ‘shadow ban’ cyberbullies Instagram is rolling out a new feature that allows you to stealthily filter out comments from cyberbullies. The new tool, called Restrict, attempts to safeguard Instagram accounts from harassment by making comments invisible to followers without the poster knowing. The process — also known as “...
19:00, 2019-10-02

How to Make Great Shadow Puppets My dad was the first person to introduce me to shadow puppets. When my sister and I were tiny kids, he would tuck us into bed, turn off the lights and then cast an image of a dog against the wall. He’d curl in his index finger, lift his thumb and open and close his pinkie while barking. Sometimes, ...
06:51, 2019-07-04

Over Fed minutes, a Trump-shaped shadow The one thing Federal Reserve officials were in broad agreement about at their last meeting was this: to not tip their hands about what happens next....
03:17, 2019-08-22

| Why a deadly shadow hangs over Everest summit As the return of cloud and frozen hurricane-force winds seal off Mount Everest for another year, questions are being asked about how to police the world's highest peak....
16:51, 2019-05-29

RBI To Enhance Monitoring Of Shadow Banks: Shaktikanta Das The comment comes at a time when there are fears that India may be facing a major crisis in its shadow banking sector after shares of mortgage lender Dewan Housing Finance Corp Ltd (DHFL) plunged this......
13:51, 2019-06-09

American Commandos Gear Up for New Shadow War With Russia Even as President Trump courts Russia, Special Operations forces are teaming up with partners on Europe’s eastern flank to counter a mix of subterfuge, cyberattacks and disinformation....
13:51, 2019-07-12

Spooky 'Black Hole' on Jupiter Is Just a Big Shadow NASA’s Juno spacecraft recently caught this ominous view of Jupiter, which shows a massive black spot atop the gas giant’s churning clouds. Looks scary, but there’s a perfectly reasonable explanation: It’s a shadow cast by Jupiter’s extremely volcanic moon, Io.Read more......
02:00, 2019-09-21

SBI Says Monitoring Exposure To Shadow Banks "Very Closely" A series of defaults at lender Infrastructure Leasing and Financial Service Ltd last year raised concerns about the country's shadow banking industry...
00:17, 2019-06-07

Opinion: Russia still lives in the shadow of the Chechen war The second war in Chechnya that started 20 years ago was supposed to be brief and victorious. Instead, its legacy continues to haunt Russia and Vladimir Putin, writes Konstantin Eggert....
16:34, 2019-09-30

Guatemalans vote under shadow of US migration deal Guatemalans on Sunday began voting to elect a new president who will face a major challenge after the country inked a controversial migration pact with the US administration of President Donald Trump....
20:34, 2019-08-11

Athletics: Chicago looks to shine through Salazar shadow The winds of change are roiling through the sport of endurance running as athletes descend on the Windy City for Sunday's Chicago Marathon, with one of the sport's longstanding figureheads conspicuously out of the picture....
00:17, 2019-10-11

FKA twigs: ‘An incredible woman always in the shadow of a man? I can relate’ After a breakup with Robert Pattinson and emergency surgery, the queen of art pop has written her most personal album yet – and come out fightingFKA twigs lives in a real house, in the real world, though this seems hard to believe. She appears so alien, in her music and her performances, in the way ...
17:51, 2019-09-28

Alberto Salazar verdict casts cloud over Sifan Hassan's bid for historic double at World Athletics Championships On Monday evening, the world's outstanding middle and distance runner, Sifan Hassan, announced that she would be attempting an unprecedented double at this week's World Athletics Championships in Doha....
17:00, 2019-10-01

In the Midwest, Relentless Floods Dredge Up ‘Shadow’ of 1993 The Great Flood of 1993, one of the worst in American history, left entire towns ravaged. With heavy spring rains and saturated soil, some fear a repeat....
15:17, 2019-06-03

Prague to resurrect forgotten land in the shadow of its spires Known as the city of a hundred spires, Prague's gothic cathedrals, cobblestone streets and hilltop castle towering over the river create a picture-perfect tourist dream....
20:00, 2019-09-19

Germany wary as Istanbul votes under shadow of Erdogan As the re-run elections in Istanbul approaches, Germany — Turkey's top trading partner — has called for fair elections. Why is this election so significant? Is this the beginning of the end for President Erdogan’s party?...
23:00, 2019-06-21

How Camila Cabello Firmly Broke Out of Fifth Harmony's Shadow Clutching the moonman for Video of the Year at last year's MTV Video Music Awards, there was just one person Camila Cabello wanted to share the moment with: her 15-year-old self. Six......
20:00, 2019-10-12

Chasing My Shadow as a Cancer Patient in Talk Therapy A psychiatrist who learned he had cancer considers whether his own sessions in therapy will die with him. Will the work being done in those sessions die with me?...
13:51, 2019-07-11

RBI Closely Monitoring 50 Shadow Banks For Signs Of Contagion In its latest Financial Stability Report, the Reserve Bank of India warned that any failure among the largest of the non-bank finance companies or housing finance firms could cause losses comparable......
07:34, 2019-07-22

Government Should Focus On Agriculture, Shadow Banks, Says SBI Research In its research report, SBI's Economic Research Department said that ideally government should keep the fiscal deficit numbers constant for the next two years...
15:17, 2019-07-02

A candidate for governor says a female journalist can’t shadow him — unless she brings a man along Robert Foster, who wants to be Mississippi's top elected official, says he promised his wife he'd follow the Billy Graham rule. A Mississippi Today reporter says she just wants to do her job....
02:01, 2019-07-11

Why India’s Troubled Shadow Banks Spook the Market India’s $42 billion shadow-banking system has been creaking since one of the country’s biggest infrastructure lenders unexpectedly halted debt repayments in 2018. Investor nerves were rattled again in June when a major mortgage lender delayed bond interest payments, indicating credit markets remain ...
10:34, 2019-07-02

The Israel-Iran Shadow War Escalates and Breaks Into the Open Israel believes Iran is trying to equip its Arab allies with high-tech weapons that could overwhelm Israel’s defenses. It has been taking action to stop it....
02:34, 2019-08-29

Deshaun Watson is no longer in the shadow of Patrick Mahomes Deshaun Watson was selected two picks behind Patrick Mahomes in the first round of the 2017 NFL Draft. In outplaying and defeating the reigning league MVP on Sunday, Watson may have moved ahead of Mahomes — and alongside Russell Wilson of Seattle — in the early running for this year’s award. Watson ...
04:00, 2019-10-14

Trump and May Can’t Escape Shadow of Politics at Portsmouth’s D-Day Ceremony Local leaders originally intended it to be a humble ceremony of remembrance for the surviving combatants of Europe’s finest hour. But the presence of glittering royals and heads of state at Portsmouth’s D-Day commemoration on Wednesday turned the event into a far more formal — and ...
05:34, 2019-06-06

In The Shadow Of The Moon is a sci-fi misfire from the director of Stake Land Time travel is a conundrum, for theoretical physicists and screenwriters alike. It’s cheaper to convincingly portray than, say, space travel, which makes it an appealing prospect for independent filmmakers looking to stretch their sci-fi dollar as far as possible. But it’s also an incredibly complic...
22:51, 2019-09-24

'Now it's just ghosts': Yemenis living under the shadow of death by airstrike Four years of war has not brought Saudi Arabia any closer to victory, but all over Yemen ordinary people are sufferingIt has started to rain and the angry sky is threatening thunder, but a lone figure is picking his way through the rubble of Dhamar detention centre in Houthi-controlled northern Yeme...
14:00, 2019-09-30

NASA’s Juno orbiter has to jump over Jupiter’s shadow, or die trying NASA’s Juno orbiter has been doing some really great work while in orbit around gas giant Jupiter. The spacecraft has taught scientists a great deal about the planet, as well as the processes that power its massive storms and swirling clouds. The mission has been an incredible success already,...
21:00, 2019-10-03

Someone, Please, Banish Rutgers Football To The Shadow Realm Where It Belongs Can you guess how many passing yards Rutgers had Saturday against Indiana? This is a trick question, because Rutgers did not have passing yards. They had passing yard. Just the one. However much TV money the Big Ten Network is making from the New York-New Jersey market, I would personally pay them m...
00:51, 2019-10-13

Putin to meet pope in shadow of Ukraine crisis Russian President Vladimir Putin will hold talks with Pope Francis on Thursday, a day before Ukraine's Catholic leaders meet at the Vatican to discuss the crisis in their country, and amid speculation that the visit could be a prelude to the first trip by a pope to Russia....
04:34, 2019-07-04

Minecraft to get big lighting, shadow and color upgrades through Nvidia ray tracing Minecraft is getting a free update that brings much-improved lighting and color to the game’s blocky graphics using real-time ray tracing running on Nvidia GeForce RTX graphics hardware. The new look is a dramatic change in the atmospherics of the game, and manages to be eerily realistic while...
16:00, 2019-08-19

‘In Hoffa’s Shadow’ Details How a Famous Disappearance Hit Close to Home Jack Goldsmith, who once worked for George W. Bush’s administration, writes about his stepfather, who was suspected but never charged with being involved in the Teamster’s fate....
12:51, 2019-09-24

Despite Rs 600-Crore Budget, Cattle Deaths Cast Shadow Over UP Shelters When four calves died at a state-run cattle shelter in East Uttar Pradesh's Ballia district two days ago, tehsildar Shiv Sagar Dubey was one of the first to arrive at the scene. Through a mobile phone......
21:51, 2019-07-16

Kubica: Williams F1 woes cast "shadow" on my comeback achievement Robert Kubica says the "shadow" cast by his Williams team's struggles this year means even he has sometimes forgotten how big an achievement it was to return to Formula 1...
18:51, 2019-07-09

How a shadow banking crisis sent India's autos sector into a tailspin Sudhir Gharpure and his sales team sat chatting at a big Maruti Suzuki dealership on the outskirts of Mumbai some two hours after its doors were opened on a recent Saturday morning - not a single customer was in sight....
11:00, 2019-08-05

One Year On, Shadow of Khashoggi’s Killing Stalks Saudi Prince Prince Mohammed bin Salman of Saudi Arabia is struggling to regain his international footing after the killing of Jamal Khashoggi at the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul....
21:00, 2019-10-02

In the Shadow of the Moon review – goofy but ambitious Netflix thriller A cop becomes obsessed with a logic-defying serial killer in an extremely silly yet undeniably entertaining genre-switching filmLike a lamb stridently making its own way to the slaughter, the goofy Netflix thriller In the Shadow of the Moon is a curio begging to be torn apart. It’s a film so odd and...
09:17, 2019-09-26

Antonio Brown casting shadow over NFL's 100th birthday SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports' Nancy Armour gives her take on the latest drama surrounding Antonio Brown and why it's casting a shadow on what should be a celebratory year for the NFL.       ...
18:51, 2019-09-11

With Defaults and Failures at India's Shadow Banks, 'Confidence Is Shaking' A pair of defaults and failures by nonbank lenders in India has cut down on consumer and business credit, weighing on the country’s economic growth and prompting calls for tighter regulation....
16:00, 2019-07-04

Cancer town: life in the shadow of a chemical plant - podcast In Reserve, Louisiana, Oliver Laughland hears how a community is fighting for the right to a safe environment for their children, who face a risk of cancer 50 times higher than the national average. Plus Helen Pidd on the battle to save the dam at Whaley Bridge in DerbyshireThe small town of Reserve...
04:17, 2019-08-07

How a Shadow Foreign Policy in Ukraine Prompted an Impeachment Inquiry Details of the push by President Trump and Rudolph Giuliani for Ukraine to investigate Democrats show a sustained effort that encompassed elections in both countries....
23:17, 2019-09-28

Louis Garrel is still handsome, and still stuck in his dad’s shadow, in the frivolous A Faithful Man Children of celebrities often strive to dissociate themselves from Mom and/or Dad, sometimes even going so far as to take on a different name (as, say, Joe Hill did). They want to feel confident that any professional success they may achieve was fully earned rather than merely inherited. Not so with...
22:00, 2019-07-16

RBI Moves Unlikely To Ease Pain For Struggling Shadow Banks: Experts NBFC's have been battling a credit crunch since IL&FS, or Infrastructure Leasing & Financial Services, collapsed in late 2018 amid fraud allegations....
04:17, 2019-08-08

Kathryn Murdoch Steps Out of the Family Shadow to Fight Climate Change You know her last name, and her father-in-law, Rupert, the conservative media mogul. Now, she hopes to remove partisan obstacles to climate progress that her family’s empire helped build....
11:17, 2019-09-26

Government To Closely Monitor Shadow Lending Sector: Nirmala Sitharaman India has over 10,000 registered NBFCs lending to millions of households who may not have credit worthiness to borrow directly from a commercial bank....
19:51, 2019-07-06

GOP campaign tells female journalist she can't shadow candidate without male colleague A female reporter in Mississippi is accusing a Republican gubernatorial candidate of sexism after he refused her request to shadow him on the campaign trail....
22:00, 2019-07-10

U.N. aviation agency to review global pilot training in shadow of 737 MAX crashes Global regulators will meet in Montreal next week to review pilot licensing requirements, the U.N.'s aviation agency said, as part of a discussion that has gained urgency following two fatal crashes of Boeing 737 MAX aircraft in the past year....
03:34, 2019-07-03

Argentines, hurting in the shadow of recession, weigh Macri's plea for patience Argentina's opposition have their sights set on voters like Alfredo Espinoza, 55, a recently laid-off metals worker from the edge of Buenos Aires, looking to tap into rising hardship to rally supporters and win over swing voters disenchanted by President Mauricio Macri....
15:17, 2019-08-09

Total solar eclipse to cast a shadow on South America on Tuesday For a few hours on Tuesday, across a small portion of the Southern Hemisphere, the sun will disappear behind the moon, darkening parts of the South Pacific, Chile and Argentina....
12:17, 2019-07-02

Israel's Shadow War With Iran Widens as Netanyahu Faces Close Election Israel’s military campaign against Iran, long conducted through missile strikes in Syria, has burst into the open at a time when Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is facing a close re-election contest....
02:17, 2019-08-27

Shadow Banking Crisis Raises Risk Of Indian Bad-Loan Redux Loans from the shadow banking sector expanded rapidly in the period up to the IL&FS defaults, a time in which the regulated banks were in the depths of a bad-loan crisis, weighed down by some $200......
12:17, 2019-06-17

Crisis Among Shadow Banks Pushes Up Funding Costs Overseas: Report India's slowest economic growth in six years has prompted predictions for deeper interest-rate cuts, but that's yet to translate into easier borrowing conditions at home for the shadow lenders....
12:17, 2019-09-04

Budget 2019: Government Announces Steps To Revive Shadow Banks In her first Budget speech, Ms Sitharaman said, "For purchase of high-rated pooled assets of financially sound NBFCs, amounting to a total of 1 lakh crore during the current financial year, government......
14:34, 2019-07-05

DHFL Tanks After Downgrades, Raising Worries About Shadow Banking Sector Dewan Housing Finance Corporation Ltd or DHFL shares fell more than 18 per cent on Thursday, a day after credit ratings agencies ICRA and Crisil downgraded its commercial papers. The downgrade of......
12:17, 2019-06-06

Jessie Mei Li and Ben Barnes to star in Netflix's fantasy adaptation Shadow And Bone According to Deadline, Netflix has finalized the cast for its adaptation of Leigh Bardugo’s “Grishaverse” fantasy books Shadow And Bone and Six Of Crows, which we first heard about earlier this year. The eight-episode series is coming from writer Eric Heisserer, who previously gave Netflix a somewha...
00:34, 2019-10-03

Corbyn sacks shadow Brexit minister for ‘Hitler in the bunker’ comment Lady Hayter loses job after comparing those around Labour leader to film about Hitler’s last days Labour’s shadow Brexit ­minister, Dianne Hayter, has been sacked after she likened the “bunker mentality” around Jeremy Corbyn’s leadership to the “last days of Hitler”.Lady Hayter, Labour’s deputy lead...
17:17, 2019-07-18

Leftist Atop Argentina Race Moves From Kirchner’s Shadow. Will His Policies Follow? The markets were rocked by the prospect of ex-President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner returning to power. But it’s Alberto Fernández, a moderate, who actually leads her ticket....
14:00, 2019-08-16

Shadow’s Edge adventure game helps kids cope with chronic disease EXCLUSIVE: Shadow’s Edge isn’t meant to be a blockbuster game, but it may be much more meaningful to the people that it reaches. It is a free mobile game for teens and young adults who are suffering from chronic illnesses such as cancer. It’s an example of narrative therapy, which ...
20:17, 2019-07-17

| WATCH | Tears as Italy marks bridge disaster in shadow of political crisis Relatives and emergency workers wept at a ceremony marking a year since the Genoa motorway bridge collapse that killed 43 people, as Italy grapples with a political crisis sparked by far-right leader Matteo Salvini....
13:00, 2019-08-16

Newcastle have gambled on Bruce but shadow of Benítez looms large | Louise Taylor Steve Bruce may be a geordie but that will not be enough to fill Rafael Benítez’s sizeable shoes and a sceptical Gallowgate will need an awful lot of convincingSome years ago Steve Bruce wrote a trilogy of football-based thrillers. Their hero was Steve Barnes, the all-action macho manager of Ledders...
18:34, 2019-07-20

Google’s Shadow Work Force: Temps Who Outnumber Full-Time Employees The tech company has long used contractors, but some employees worry that a growing reliance on them represents a shifting, less admirable work culture....
09:34, 2019-05-28

Trump killing Obama-era ‘shadow’ regulations, ends ‘deep state bullying’ President Trump on Wednesday is to sign two new executive orders that reverse the Obama administration's practice of using “shadow” rules to spring new but not officially approved mandates on industries....
19:34, 2019-10-09

Trump killing Obama ‘shadow’ regulations and ending ‘deep state bullying’ President Trump on Wednesday is scheduled to sign two new executive orders that reverse the Obama administration's practice of using “shadow” rules to spring new, but not officially approved, mandates on industries....
06:17, 2019-10-11

Hong Kong turmoil could cast a 'shadow' over China-US trade talks, experts say "It will just irritate the Chinese that the two [situations] are being linked," said Richard Harris, CEO of Hong Kong-based asset management firm Port Shelter Investment Management....
10:51, 2019-10-08

Tiger Woods 'stiff' in pro-am, casts some doubt over outlook for Northern Trust playoff opener Tiger Woods did not hit any full-swing shots over the last nine holes of his practice round at Northern Trust pro-am and later said he felt 'stiff.'       ...
03:17, 2019-08-08

AB InBev Asia unit raises $5 billion in revived Hong Kong IPO under shadow of protests Brewer AB InBev priced the Hong Kong IPO of its Asia-Pacific unit at the bottom of a marketed range to raise about $5 billion, indicating deals in the pipeline may need subdued valuations to succeed as protests in the city unnerve investors....
13:17, 2019-09-24

Watch live: Total solar eclipse to cast a shadow on South America on Tuesday For a few hours on Tuesday, across a small portion of the Southern Hemisphere, the sun will disappear behind the moon, darkening parts of the South Pacific, Chile and Argentina....
21:34, 2019-07-02

Jeremy Corbyn and John McDonnell would quit roles if Labour lost election, shadow chancellor says Shadow chancellor John McDonnell said he and Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn would follow "tradition" by leaving their roles if the party lost an election....
20:17, 2019-10-11

'Shadow and Bone' author Leigh Bardugo makes adult debut in dark fantasy 'Ninth House' "Shadow and Bone" author Leigh Bardugo makes the leap from YA in her first adult novel, "Ninth House," a dark fantasy that explores class and magic.        ...
04:17, 2019-10-09

The iPhone Pro Max vs. the competition: Big ones Phone users love big screens and, as a result, handsets have been creeping ever closer to seven inches each year. Apple is no exception, debuting the 6.5-inch iPhone XS Max last fall to compete with the likes of the Galaxy Note line. This year's iPho......
05:17, 2019-09-11

Emily Thornberry interview: Labour's shadow foreign secretary discusses bike crash, Boris Johnson and... Brexit She's back on her bike after an accident and off to 'thrash out' Brexit policy at Labour conference. Shadow minister Emily Thornberry tells Susannah Butter and Sophia Sleigh about booing Boris and never ironing for her husband...
16:00, 2019-09-21

BMW X4 M Competition 2019 review M Division's 503bhp version of the smaller BMW SUV-coupé has striking pace and sporting purpose This is the other new M Division performance SUV – except that BMW prefers to describe the X4 M Competition as a ‘sports activity coupé’. In this case, that means it retains a five-seat interior but has...
03:17, 2019-06-17

The iPhone 11 vs. the competition: The new midrange It's iPhone time again — and we're back to a more traditional numbering scheme. We're looking at the iPhone 11, which has a 6.1-inch screen and new colors (like green!) as well as improvements to the processor and water resistance. And of cours......
05:17, 2019-09-11

Succession knows that sometimes it is a big dick competition In advance of the second season of HBO’s Succession, we’ve decided to revisit the first season episode-by-episode. Yes, we shared some thoughts ahead of its season one premiere and also wrote up the finale, but we’re big fans of Jesse Armstrong’s wickedly funny exploration of the ultra-rich and want...
23:34, 2019-07-19

The 503-HP 2020 BMW X4 M Competition Is a Real M Car Whether You Like It or Not The latest high-performance car to come from BMW’s M division may be an ugly crossover coupe, but the 2020 BMW X4 M Competition also has over 500 horsepower from BMW’s most powerful inline-six ever, a rear-biased all-wheel drive setup, and 100 percent functional air vents. The X4 M is a real M car, ...
17:34, 2019-06-17

BMW X3 M Competition 2019 UK review M division’s first performance X3 delivers emotive straight-six power. How will it fare on UK roads? The latest member of BMW’s rapidly expanding performance line-up, which just so happens to be a mid-sized SUV rather than a saloon, coupé or convertible. This, the first X3 to ever receive the full...
19:00, 2019-10-04

Autocar Heroes: BMW E30 M3 vs M3 CSL vs M2 Competition - what's the best M Car ever? Three iconic models from BMW's M Division go head-to-head-to-head to settle once and for all which is the best So which is it to be? What is the greatest ever product of BMW's performance arm, the M Division? Is it the BMW E30 M3, the compact 3-Series that was homologated for the road to go racing ...
13:34, 2019-08-16

BMW X3 M Competition 2019 review Has many of the dynamic hallmarks of BMW’s best M cars, but lacks a bit of effusive performance charm and SUV-typical dynamic versatility. The BMW X3 M Competition is at once quite a rare and special thing, and also about as common as new performance cars come at the moment; it depends on how you’...
03:17, 2019-06-17

FTC wins right for competition probe at Facebook: WSJ The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has secured the right to examine how Facebook Inc's practices affect its digital competition, the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday....
20:17, 2019-06-03

Why Amazon is your competition — no matter what business you’re in Whether you know it or not, you are competing against Amazon. And Netflix. As well as every other company in the world that engages customers digitally – which is just about all of them. I say that as someone who’s been hired by dozens of Fortune 500 companies and many other household brands to help...
15:51, 2019-10-09

This Is What a Drift Competition Looked Like in 1990 Competitive drifting came to America in 2003, and everyone always knew that it had happened in Japan for longer than that. As you can see here, a whole lot longer....
04:51, 2019-06-08

How 'Stealth' Consolidation is Undermining Competition Big tech and big mergers get the headlines, but the real monopoly problem lies elsewhere, writes Greg Ip. In many industries, competition has fallen and corporate concentration risen through acquisitions often too small to draw the scrutiny of antitrust watchdogs....
22:00, 2019-06-19

Competition can help overweight people get moving People who are overweight or obese may get more physical activity when they participate in step-counting contests than when they simply use activity trackers to monitor their own steps, a recent experiment suggests....
01:51, 2019-09-26

New BMW X5 M and X6 M gain 616bhp Competition variants BMW reveals the third-generation X5 M and X6 M ahead of their LA motor show debut, with the UK to receive only the Competition models BMW M has revealed the third generation of its performance SUV flagships, the X5 M and coupé-styled X6 M, with both available in Competition form for the first time....
19:00, 2019-10-04

UK's best sea view photography competition 2019 National maritime charity, the Shipwrecked Mariners’ Society, has revealed the eagerly awaited results of its seventh annual photography competition, showcasing images relating to all aspects of the UK’s historic relationship with the sea.Having reviewed more than 800 fantastic entries, the judges d...
16:00, 2019-09-18

Liz and Dud collide with the competition on a fantastic Lodge 49 “The Slide” boasts all the best things about Lodge 49: bonding time for Liz and Dud (which naturally goes sideways), bonding time for Dud and Ernie (I know it’s only been two episodes, but I’m so glad to see them hanging out again!), some vulnerability from Scott, some commentary about the vultures ...
10:51, 2019-08-20

Rangers’ competition ‘is real’ in preseason Maybe it was hyperbole. Rangers coach David Quinn, nevertheless, was right in the fact that there has been a fair amount of competition in training camp, with a lot on the line in the preseason. To project the roster right now isn’t easy, and a lot of determining how the Blueshirts will look when th...
15:51, 2019-09-20

Arsène Wenger: ‘All of us have competition. My toughest one was with myself’ The former Arsenal manager tells Amy Lawrence he is enjoying life away from football but is still looking for the next big innovationWhen Arsène Wenger bade farewell to Arsenal with a theatrical bow after four uninterrupted decades in management, he could barely imagine a day away from what he descr...
14:34, 2019-05-24

Margrethe Vestager gets second term in EU competition job Dane has won renown for taking on tech firms, upsetting Donald Trump in the processMargrethe Vestager, the high-flying Danish politician who has taken on Apple, Amazon and Google, will stay in charge of Europe’s competition rules and take charge of EU digital policy.Appointed to an unprecedented sec...
22:34, 2019-09-10

New 2019 BMW M8 Competition storms in with 616bhp News 4 Jun, 2019 New BMW M8 Competition arrives to take on everything from the Mercedes-AMG S 63 Coupe to the new Porsche 911 Carrera 4...
09:17, 2019-06-05

The iPhone 11 Pro vs. the competition: Battle of the cameras The new flagship iPhone is here, and Apple's added the word "Pro" to its name — the first time Apple's used that term for a handset. And no wonder: The camera on the iPhone 11 Pro is a triple-lens setup that takes nine images with each press of......
05:17, 2019-09-11

BMW M8 Competition Convertible 2019 review Removing the roof from BMW's performance GT widens its fun factor, but no compromise is made for comfort This is the most expensive version of BMW’s most expensive car, the four-seat, drop-top M8 Competition packing 616bhp, the potential for a startlingly fast 3.4sec romp to 62mph and if you order...
01:34, 2019-10-09

MLS and Mexico's Liga MX launch competition Major League Soccer and Mexico's Liga MX are launching an annual competition called the Leagues Cup but are not including MLS champion Atlanta United        ...
19:34, 2019-05-29

A-League clubs to take control of competition in new deal with FFA Impasse over independently-run A-League has been brokenNew entity to manage the A-League and W-LeagueAn impasse over creating an independently-run A-League has been broken with Football Federation Australia (FFA) to soon cede control to clubs. A new entity will manage the A-League, W-League and yout...
07:17, 2019-07-01

Cheering for Jazelle: Team working toward competition TUCSON — It’s been a tough couple of weeks for the Tucson Redskins 8U cheer team. Less than two weeks ago, 7-year-old Jazelle Armenta was killed in a car crash on her way to practice at Manzanita Park. Her team is now honoring her memory every time they step out on the field. “We h...
17:00, 2019-09-30

US to probe whether tech giants stifle competition The US department of justice has launched a review of whether "market-leading online platforms" are behaving in a way which reduces competition, stifles innovation or harms consumers....
09:51, 2019-07-24

The Surface Laptop 3 vs. the competition: 13-inch workhorses It's October once more, which means we get to look at some new machines from Microsoft. We're long accustomed to the hybrid Surface Pro line but we're also seeing the third iteration of the company's powerful and stylish Surface Laptop. The 15-inch v......
23:00, 2019-10-02

Keenum, McCoy ahead in Redskins QB competition Rookie first-round pick Dwayne Haskins could still win the quarterback competition in Washington, but two veterans are ahead of him at this stage, Redskins coach Jay Gruden said....
20:51, 2019-08-12

Clooneys launch competition for fans to dine with them George and Amal Clooney have launched a competition to offer two lucky people the chance to win a "double date" with the couple at their Lake Como home in Italy....
19:00, 2019-05-31

Israel's Cellcom to cut jobs as competition heats up Cellcom Israel Ltd said on Monday it would cut jobs and payments to suppliers as part of a restructuring plan aimed at returning to profits by the end of 2020....
22:51, 2019-09-23

Things going to dogs at ugly canine competition Things are starting to get ugly in the picturesque California town of Petaluma. Indeed, the place will go to the dogs when the winner of what’s being billed as the World’s Ugliest Dog Contest is announced Friday night. Nineteen contestants featuring droopy tongues, bowed legs, perpetuall...
19:34, 2019-06-21

| eSwatini bans 'witchcraft and magic' competition A competition pitting witchdoctors against each other in a battle of skills this weekend in eSwatini -- formerly known as Swaziland -- has been banned, according to a government statement....
08:51, 2019-07-11

The Galaxy Note 10+ vs. the competition: The behemoth gets bigger The Galaxy Note originally distinguished itself by being a big phone for people who needed to get things done. But, with so many flagship handsets bearing huge screens and better cameras (including the S10+), the Note was starting to look like an als......
00:34, 2019-08-08

Domino's hit by competition on deliveries, shifts outlook Domino's Pizza missed Wall Street estimates for quarterly same-store sales and profit on Tuesday, hurt by growing competition from third-party delivery services and small pizzerias, sending the pizza chain's shares down 6%....
16:17, 2019-10-08

How Vivaldi's New Android Browser Stacks Up Against the Competition The highly-customizable web browser, Vivaldi, is now available in beta form on Android devices. We’ve tested the Android app and find it to be a very capable mobile browser with plenty of unique features—especially for Vivaldi desktop users—but having yet another great browser app on mobile raises s...
03:00, 2019-09-10

OnePlus 7 review: competition-beating performance for less A little less ‘Pro’ means the regular OnePlus 7 is smaller and lighter, offering a top experience for £500 The OnePlus 7 is basically the OnePlus 6T with the guts of the OnePlus 7 Pro, which sounds like a bad thing, but for £500 it is arguably the best bang for your buck going.There was nothing wron...
09:34, 2019-07-17

NFL notebook: Manning not concerned over competition from Jones New York Giants starting quarterback Eli Manning doesn't sound like he's too concerned with the buzz over rookie Daniel Jones, the sixth pick in the NFL Draft who earned positive reviews in offseason workouts....
04:17, 2019-06-29

The Galaxy Note 10 vs. the competition: Smaller screen For its first few iterations it was easy for the Galaxy Note line to stand apart from other handsets. But as phones have gotten bigger and more advanced, the things that made the Note special have become fewer and fewer. In fact, last year there was......
00:34, 2019-08-08

Apple under investigation for unfair competition in Russia Apple is under investigation in Russia following a complaint from cybersecurity company Kaspersky Lab and may be abusing its dominant position in smartphone apps, Russia's anti-monopoly watchdog said on Thursday....
10:00, 2019-08-08

FTC to examine how Facebook's practices affect competition: WSJ The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has secured the right to examine how Facebook Inc's practices affect digital competition, the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday....
19:51, 2019-06-03

How to beat Team GO Rocket and purify Shadow Pokemon in ‘Pokemon Go’ Pokemon Go received one of its most anticipated updates in months last week as developer Niantic added a new foe in the form of Team GO Rocket. This devious organization has captured wild Pokemon and turned them into Shadow Pokemon, and it’s your job to defeat the evil grunts and save the affe...
23:17, 2019-08-02

Labour conference latest: Bitter Brexit divisions clear as key shadow cabinet members push for Remain... despite warning from Corbyn-backing union boss Two key shadow cabinet members repeated their support for remaining in the EU today, despite a key pro-Corbyn union leader saying they should "step aside" if they don't support their leader on the matter....
18:17, 2019-09-22

Google acknowledges DOJ scrutiny as part of competition review Google has confirmed that it's one of the targets of the Justice Department's review of competition in tech. The search firm has revealed that DOJ officials asked it to provide information about "past investigations," with an SEC filing also referen......
17:00, 2019-09-08

Facebook's Libra Could Give Dollar, Banks Some Welcome Competition Facebook’s new digital currency has the potential to become a true alternative to national currencies by creating a de facto central bank, which other fin-tech startups and cryptocurrencies have failed to do....
20:51, 2019-06-27

House antitrust subcommittee will investigate internet competition The US government is about to intensify its scrutiny of tech giants. The House Antitrust Subcommittee has launched a bipartisan investigation that will gauge the level of competition in online markets. It's concerned that a "handful of gatekeepers"......
05:34, 2019-06-04

Margrethe Vestager is set to remain EU competition chief for another five years Margrethe Vestager has been named as the next head of competition policy for the EU, meaning she will continue to oversee investigations into major technology firms....
13:00, 2019-09-10

Texas attorney general, Google’s new competition cop, says everything is ‘on the table’ "We're prepared for whatever the right thing to do is for consumers," said Paxton, explaining it could mean standing down in the probe or forcing Google to sell off parts of itself. "All of that's on the table based on what we learn."...
16:51, 2019-10-08

U.S. Versus China: A New Era of Great Power Competition, but Without Boundaries Under President Trump, national security concerns over China’s rise have bled into trade and economic policy, and some officials see a long ideological struggle unfolding....
19:00, 2019-06-27

Amazon Ends Restaurant Delivery as Competition Bites Amazon.com is shuttering its restaurant delivery service Amazon Restaurants in the U.S., putting an end to a four-year experiment that sought to compete with the likes of Grubhub and Uber Eats but failed to gain much traction....
16:51, 2019-06-11

Dwayne Haskins has to jump two veterans in Redskins’ QB competition The early returns are in on the Redskins’ quarterback competition, and Dwayne Haskins is lagging behind. In a depth chart released by the team on Sunday, the Ohio State product was listed third, with both Colt McCoy and Case Keenum ahead. It’s only preliminary, so shouldn’t be take...
19:17, 2019-08-05

The iPhone 11 Pro: Apple’s best video phone, but is only catching up to the competition When Apple launched the iPhone 11 Pro and 11 Pro Max, its two new high-end smartphones that join the iPhone 11, it made sure to emphasise just how great they are for recording video.Between the phones’ three cameras, new software options and improved processing power, the handsets are suppose...
21:17, 2019-09-15

Galaxy Note10 hands-on: Samsung falls behind the competition The Galaxy Note10. [credit: Ron Amadeo ] NEW YORK CITY—Samsung showed off its next flagship smartphone last night: the Galaxy Note10. It comes in two variants—large (the Note10) and larger ...
19:51, 2019-08-08

15 incredible images from the Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition The Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition released a limited selection of this year's 'highly commended' images.        ...
17:34, 2019-09-09

This Gujarat Restaurant Will Hold India's First "Fart Competition" The thought of a ''fart competition'' might raise a stink, quite literally, but a restaurant in Gujarat's Surat is going ahead with one on September 22, and 200 people have registered with an aim to......
17:17, 2019-09-17

UK's CMA says Illumina-Pacific Biosciences deal could hurt competition Britain's competition watchdog said on Tuesday the planned $1.2 billion merger between gene sequencing company Illumina Inc and smaller rival Pacific Biosciences of California Inc may result in lessening of competition in the UK....
14:00, 2019-06-18

Mitchie Brusco Lands First-Ever 1260 In Skateboarding Competition At the 1999 X Games in San Francisco, Tony Hawk became the first person in competitive skateboarding history to land a 900, two-and-a-half rotations. It took 20 years, but someone’s added another 360 degrees. At last week’s X Games in Minneapolis, 22-year-old Mitchie Brusco pulled off the first 12...
04:17, 2019-08-09

Eli Manning doesn’t ‘feel like it’s a competition’ with Daniel Jones Eli Manning isn’t entertaining the idea of a quarterback competition, even if Pat Shurmur is doing just that. “I don’t feel like it’s a competition,” Manning told NFL Network. “I feel like I’ve got to do my job and I’ve got to compete every day and try...
23:00, 2019-06-28

Meet the finalists for IBM’s $200K Call for Code competition The 2019 Call for Code challenge is coming to a close as partners IBM and David Clark Cause are set to announce the grand prize winner next month. The months-long contest solicited technologists from around the world to invent solutions to improve natural disaster preparedness, response, and recover...
08:34, 2019-09-10

UK competition watchdog investigating Sabre's takeover of Farelogix Britain's competition watchdog on Monday launched an investigation into the U.S. travel technology provider Sabre Corp's proposed $360 million acquisition of smaller rival Farelogix Inc, saying the deal could raise prices for platforms used by airlines and travel agents to sell tickets....
19:17, 2019-09-02

Only 3 Turn Up For "Fart Competition" In Gujarat, Fail To 'Perform' A ''fart competition'' held on Sunday in Gujarat's Surat, touted as the country's first, turned out to be a lot of hot air, though not literally, as only three participants managed to overcome shyness......
15:17, 2019-09-23

France's Ucar offers new car service as competition intensifies French car hire service Ucar on Tuesday said users can now hire a new car with prices starting from 49 euros ($55.5) a month, amid intense competition in the sector....
08:51, 2019-06-11

2020 BMW M8 Competition: So Good It Was Worth The Long Wait Twenty-five years ago, the King of the Hill at BMW was the 8 Series coupe. It’s a crowd-pleaser at Radwood today, but it was a tough sell back in the day. That didn’t stop fans from wondering when BMW would make a full-on M version of that car—something that only happened in prototype form....
03:17, 2019-10-10

Cardi B's best burns in her new role as Netflix’s rap competition judge Cardi B, with Chance the Rapper and T.I., becomes a music competition judge on Netflix's "Rhythm + Flow." Of course, she has memorable commentary.        ...
05:17, 2019-10-10

Brazil Opens Up an Economy Long Shielded From Competition President Jair Bolsonaro’s administration is opening up one of the world’s most closed big economies, slashing import tariffs on more than 2,300 products and exposing local industries long accustomed to protectionism to the challenges of free trade....
16:51, 2019-09-23

Congressional antitrust panel to discuss Big Tech competition The Senate's antitrust panel will meet later this month to discuss concerns that tech giants, such as Google or Amazon, seek to buy smaller rivals in order to head off competition....
22:51, 2019-09-03

Trump’s Competition for Most Unpopular Politician in New York: de Blasio A statewide poll suggests that President Trump is better liked than Mayor Bill de Blasio, who has become more unpopular since declaring his 2020 candidacy....
05:00, 2019-06-11

Cheering for Jazelle: Cheer team working toward competition TUCSON — It’s been a tough couple of weeks for the Tucson Redskins 8U cheer team. Less than two weeks ago, 7-year-old Jazelle Armenta was killed in a car crash on her way to practice at Manzanita park. Her team is now honoring her memory every time they step out on the field. “We h...
06:17, 2019-09-30

Long road back to singles competition, says Murray Former world number one Andy Murray has said it could take up to a year for him to regain the strength in his hip needed for a return to singles action....
10:34, 2019-07-12

New BMW M8 Competition: 616bhp super-coupe nears production 4.4-litre V8-powered M8 Coupé charges up the Goodwood hillclimb before deliveries begin in October The new four-wheel-drive BMW M8 Coupé is the most powerful and fastest two-door model yet sold by the German car maker, and has made its UK debut at the Goodwood Festival of Speed.  All the news from ...
22:34, 2019-07-04

Soccer-playing robots take the field in annual competition These soccer stars are very dependable — if not a little robotic — on the field. The 2019 RoboCup, the world’s largest annual robotics competition, kicked off Thursday in Australia with robot teams from 30 countries vying in events including soccer, search-and-rescue missions, manufacturing and logi...
00:01, 2019-07-05

US tech stocks dive on fears of competition probe Shares in Facebook and Google's parent were among tech stocks to be bruised on growing investor fears of US investigations into whether they misuse their market power....
11:51, 2019-06-04

UK competition watchdog to examine Amazon's Deliveroo investment Britain's competition regulator on Friday took action to pause Amazon's investment in online food delivery group Deliveroo by serving an initial enforcement order on the two companies....
09:51, 2019-07-05

Amazon's investment in Deliveroo scrutinized by UK competition watchdog The U.K.'s competition authority issued an initial enforcement order Friday asking Amazon to pause its investment into food delivery start-up Deliveroo....
11:00, 2019-07-05

“This is crazy”: FCC kills part of San Francisco’s broadband-competition law Enlarge / Lombard Street in San Francisco. (credit: Getty Images | Michael Lee) The Federal Communications Commission today voted to preempt part of a San Francisco ordinance that promotes broadband competition in apartment buildings and other multi-tenant structures. But it's not clear exactly wh...
03:51, 2019-07-11

AMD's New GPUs and CPUs Keep the Pressure on the Intel and Nvidia Competition E3 hasn’t been just for games for a while. While the video games are certainly the focus, companies like AMD are reminding us that what we play on is sometimes crucial to what we play. Today the company announced a whole line of CPUs and GPUs intended to make gaming better, and the thing they all ha...
02:51, 2019-06-11

Officials: Competitor at Phoenix hip hop competition may have exposed others to measles PHOENIX (KPNX) — A teenager competing in the World Hip Hop Dance Championship in Phoenix this month tested positive for measles and may have exposed others to the disease, county and state health officials say. The Maricopa County Department of Public Health and Arizona Department of Health Services...
02:17, 2019-08-27

MediaTek's New 5G-Ready Chip Is Exactly the Kind of Competition Qualcomm Needs We’re still in the early days of 5G, but if you take a quick look around the smartphone world, it’s clear Qualcomm has gotten a head start when compared to other chipmakers. Nearly every 5G phone on the market today is powered by a Qualcomm modem, and while Qualcomm recently got slapped for violatin...
10:51, 2019-05-29

U.S. stock exchange competition to heat up in 2020 with new entrants At least three new U.S. stock exchanges are expected in 2020, executives from the companies said on Thursday, potentially lowering trading costs as the upstarts try to take business from the incumbents, while also adding complexity to the marketplace....
06:51, 2019-09-20

GSK-Pfizer JV gets conditional approval from S.Africa's competition regulator GlaxoSmithKline Plc and Pfizer Inc's planned joint venture received conditional approval from a South African regulator on Tuesday, clearing a hurdle in the creation of a consumer health giant with sales of 9.8 billion pounds ($12.38 billion)....
15:51, 2019-07-02

After “last remnants” of non-contested launches, Air Force seeks competition Enlarge / The Delta IV Heavy is the world's second-most powerful rocket. (credit: United Launch Alliance) This week, the US Air Force made a couple of announcements about future launches of the Delta IV Heavy launch vehicle as well as the Atlas V rocket. Both vehicles, built and launched by United...
11:34, 2019-10-02

Students set new hyperloop speed record at SpaceX competition Technical University of Munich students just reached massive speeds, breaking their own record at the annual SpaceX Hyperloop Pod Competition.       ...
07:51, 2019-07-24

NASA is running a competition to figure out how to settle the galaxy You have 80 million years, a fleet of starships, and a galaxy to colonise: Go! That’s the problem astrophysicists face in a NASA challenge to settle the stars...
17:17, 2019-05-29

Happiness is a warm gun: how Borderlands 3’s loot blows away the competition If you’re making a game that revolves around not only shooting guns, but compulsively chasing the acquisition of better ones, those guns had better be good. That seems to go without saying – you wouldn’t play a driving game with rubbish cars to fill a digital garage with, o...
16:51, 2019-06-10

'Dancing With the Stars': Ray Lewis and Cheryl Burke bow out of the competition Ray Lewis and Cheryl Burke revealed during Monday night's episode they will no longer compete on this season of "Dancing with the Stars."        ...
04:51, 2019-10-01

AC Schnitzer ACS2 Sport 'Competition' 2019 review Aachen tuner turns its attention to – and turns up the wick on – the sweetest-handling M car currently on sale AC Schnitzer has been modifying all manner of BMW cars since an E32 7 Series conversion labelled ACS7 appeared at the 1987 Frankfurt motor show. The Schnitzer name actually goes back much...
13:51, 2019-08-23

EU looking to see if Facebook's Libra currency poses competition risks EU regulators are examining Facebook's proposed Libra cryptocurrency to see if it harms competition, Europe's antitrust regulator said on Wednesday, the latest watchdog to voice concerns about the social network's move into financial services....
23:17, 2019-09-04

Government Planning Competition Among States For Water Conservation The government is planning to conduct a competition among states to encourage water conservation, Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi said this morning....
14:34, 2019-07-23

Back-to-school 2019 active shooter prep: 'Shadow zones,' cat litter, bulletproof backpacks As students return to school, a number of safety initiatives aimed at protecting students from active shooters have gained national attention.        ...
00:34, 2019-08-29

Baroness Hayter: Shadow Brexit minister sacked 'after comparing Jeremy Corbyn leadership to Nazi regime' Labour's deputy leader in the Lords has been sacked from her post as a shadow Brexit minister after reportedly comparing Jeremy Corbyn's leadership to the Nazi regime....
00:17, 2019-07-18

Box Office: 'Angel Has Fallen' Sears Competition Over Labor Day Weekend LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - Lionsgate and Millennium's "Angel Has Fallen" ruled the box office during an expectedly quiet Labor Day weekend. The third entry in the action franchise generated $11.5 million over the weekend and should close out the holiday with $14.4 million....
13:17, 2019-09-02

Ryan Fitzpatrick wins Dolphins QB competition over Josh Rosen Fitzmagic is back. Former Jets — and Bills and Rams and Bengals and Titans and Texans and Buccaneers — quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick officially earned his latest starting gig, when Dolphins coach Brian Flores announced the 36-year-old would lead Miami against the Ravens in the Sept. 8 season opener. ...
18:00, 2019-08-30

Alpine readies rally-spec A110 for international competition Lightweight racer features rollcage, aluminium chassis and 300bhp-plus turbocharged four-cylinder engine Alpine has launched a rally-spec version of its A110 sports car aimed at competing in events at an international level.  Underpinned by the same lightweight aluminium chassis as the track-orient...
14:34, 2019-09-06

In star-studded NL MVP race, Anthony Rendon may outlast his competition While Cody Bellinger and Christian Yeilch have gone wire-to-wire as the favorites, Washington's third baseman is making his case as the NL MVP.       ...
23:00, 2019-09-05

Ram hopes diesel head start pays off as competition heightens After earlier generations had the full-size diesel pickup segment to themselves, Ram now has to contend with rival offerings from Ford and Chevrolet....
17:17, 2019-08-18

UPDATE 1-UK competition watchdog investigating Sabre's takeover of Farelogix Britain's competition watchdog on Monday launched an investigation into the U.S. travel technology provider Sabre Corp's proposed $360 million acquisition of smaller rival Farelogix Inc, saying the deal could raise prices for platforms used by airlines and travel agents to sell tickets....
19:17, 2019-09-02

DOJ Antitrust Chief Stresses Role of Competition in Digital Economy The Justice Department’s top antitrust official said he would act to protect competition in the digital marketplace, his first public remarks since news reports that the department was preparing to investigate Alphabet Inc.’s Google....
20:51, 2019-06-11

Facebook’s ‘cryptocurrency’ Libra reportedly facing EU competition probe Facebook’s controversial ‘cryptocurrency’ Libra is facing a competition probe by the European Union Commission, according to a document seen by Bloomberg. The European Union’s antitrust regulators are “currently investigating potential anti-competitive behavior” amid concerns Facebook would monopoli...
10:00, 2019-08-21

UPDATE 1-UK's CMA says Illumina-Pacific Biosciences deal could hurt competition Britain's competition watchdog said on Tuesday the planned $1.2 billion merger between gene sequencing company Illumina Inc and smaller rival Pacific Biosciences of California Inc may be a threat to competition in the country....
14:00, 2019-06-18

Facebook, Microsoft, and academics launch deepfake detection competition Facebook, Microsoft, and others are creating a deepfake dataset and detection competition to produce tools to spot fake content and spur innovation.Read More...
21:00, 2019-09-05

Trump blasts comments by ECB's Draghi, cites unfair competition U.S. President Donald Trump criticized European Central Bank President Mario Draghi's comments earlier on Tuesday that further monetary policy changes may be needed by the ECB, saying that would spark unfair European competition against the United States....
14:17, 2019-06-18

Giants QB Daniel Jones focussed on competition, not Yankees boos New York Giants rookie quarterback Daniel Jones said he didn't pay a lot of attention to the booing he received during an appearance at Yankee Stadium....
17:00, 2019-06-19

Cerebras has at least a three-year lead on competition with its giant AI chip, says top investor The world took note as Silicon Valley firm Cerebras Systems unveiled the world's biggest chip last week. There will surely be competition from some other companies, says investor Pierre Lamond, but Cerebras has a two- to three-year lead on them in resolving the numerous technical difficulties to bui...
00:34, 2019-08-29

Amazon Ends Restaurant Delivery in Face of Fierce Competition Amazon.com is shuttering its restaurant delivery service Amazon Restaurants in the U.S., putting an end to a four-year experiment that sought to compete with the likes of Grubhub and Uber Eats but failed to gain much traction....
12:17, 2019-06-11

Amazon Fined EUR 4 Million in France Over Competition Issues: Report Amazon was fined EUR 4 million ($4.5 million) by the Paris commercial court for introducing abusive clauses in its contracts with third-party vendors, French website Nextinpact reported....
17:17, 2019-09-04

Trump says United Tech, Raytheon deal may hurt competition U.S. President Donald Trump gave mixed signals Monday as to whether he believed the $121 billion merger of defense contractor Raytheon Co and United Technologies Corp should go forward, while the Pentagon indicated it would take a hard look at the deal....
03:51, 2019-06-11

Justice Department launches sweeping review of competition in tech The US is intensifying its already stepped-up scrutiny of the tech industry. The Department of Justice is launching a comprehensive antitrust review of "market-leading online platforms" to see if they're abusing their leading positions. There's no......
02:34, 2019-07-24

Netflix shares set for worst quarter since 2012 as competition looms Shares of Netflix dropped nearly 4% on Tuesday and were on track for their deepest quarterly decline in seven years after two analysts added to growing worries about an impending wave of competition from Walt Disney and other rivals....
03:51, 2019-09-25

Redmi joins the 64MP camera competition with adorable cat picture If you're going to boast about working on a smartphone feature that every other phone company is also working on, you need a particular angle to make your own device stand out, and that's exactly what Redmi has done by sharing a 64MP photo of an adorable furry cat.Shared by Redmi - an offs...
12:17, 2019-07-22

This exclusive iPhone 8 deal blows the rest of the competition out of the water For all of the Apple fans out there not ready to dive in to the deep end with Apple's latest £1,000+ handsets, we've got the perfect iPhone deal for you. And the best bit? It's exclusive to TechRadar readers - aren't you lucky?Taking an iPhone 8 deal that was already smashin...
18:51, 2019-05-24

'Abominable' tramples box office competition while 'Judy' sings pretty The DreamWorks animated adventure "Abominable" topped the box office with $20.9 million in ticket sales over the weekend, according to studio estimates Sunday, while the Renee Zellweger-led Judy Garland tale "Judy" got off to a strong start....
06:51, 2019-09-30

Trump to meet airline executives to discuss 'competition and transparency' U.S. President Donald Trump will meet with top executives from a handful of airlines on Thursday to discuss "competition and transparency," a White House official said....
22:51, 2019-07-18

Tim Ryan is running for president in 2020. Here's everything we know about the candidate and how he stacks up against the competition. Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call Who is Tim Ryan? Current job: US Representative for Ohio's 13th district. Currently running for president of the United States as a Democratic candidate. Age: 45See the rest of the story at Business InsiderNOW WATCH: A year after Armenia's 250,000-person revolution, Prime M...
18:00, 2019-07-31

Uber Freight Expands to Germany, Faces Local Competition Uber is launching a freight platform in Germany, taking on local technology startups in a race to grab a share of Europe's $500 billion trucking market....
14:51, 2019-07-24

FCA's move to UK caused 'economic damage' in Italy, competition watchdog says FCA's decision to move its financial and legal offices out of Italy has caused major damage to Italian tax revenues, the country's competition watchdog said. His comments come as other companies are considering similar moves. ...
22:34, 2019-07-02

Uber Freight launches in Germany, taking on local competition U.S. ride-hailing company Uber is launching a freight platform in Germany, taking on local technology startups in a race to grab a share of Europe's $500 billion trucking market....
14:34, 2019-07-24

Apple CEO warns Trump about China tariffs, Samsung competition U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday that he has spoken with Apple Inc's Chief Executive Tim Cook about the impact of U.S. tariffs on Chinese imports as well as competition from South Korean company Samsung Electronics Co Ltd....
03:51, 2019-08-19

Uber Freight launches in Germany, faces local competition U.S. ride-hailing company Uber is launching a freight platform in Germany, taking on local technology startups in a race to grab a share of Europe's $500 billion trucking market....
06:51, 2019-07-24

Humana CEO: Competition and innovation lower drug prices better than just putting a cap on them "I really want to encourage competition because I think competition creates innovation, and when you create innovation everyone wins," Humana CEO Bruce Broussard says....
21:17, 2019-09-20

UK competition regulator puts brake on Amazon's Deliveroo investment Britain's competition regulator has stepped in to pause Amazon's investment in online food delivery group Deliveroo while it considers launching a full investigation....
13:51, 2019-07-05

Dad busted for marrying his daughter after ‘jealous competition’ with half-sister A depraved Nebraska man has been jailed for having sex with his biological daughter — even marrying her when cops were on the case, according to reports. Travis Fieldgrove, 40, was tracked down three years by daughter Samantha Kershner, 21, after pleading with her mom to tell her who her real ...
15:17, 2019-05-31

Apple faces investigation for suspected unfair competition in Russia Apple is under investigation in Russia following a complaint from cybersecurity company Kaspersky Lab and may be abusing its dominant market position, Russia's anti-monopoly watchdog said on Thursday....
12:17, 2019-08-08

Case Keenum and Dwayne Haskins kick off Redskins’ QB competition With Colt McCoy still recovering from surgery, veteran Case Keenum and rookie Dwayne Haskins got the chance to make an early impression at the start of OTAs....
15:00, 2019-05-21

Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google to testify in Congress on competition The House committee investigating antitrust in tech is about to call some big names to the microphone. Aides for antitrust panel chairman Rep. David Cicilline have confirmed that the committee is holding a hearing on July 16th where it will question......
09:17, 2019-07-10

Tate talks about QB competition & El Paso shooting on player’s mind TUCSON – Coach Kevin Sumlin has said senior QB Khalil Tate will still have to earn his starting position. Meanwhile, an El Paso native on the Wildcats speaks out about difficult time processing mass shootings in his hometown. Here’s more from Monday’s sportscast:...
17:51, 2019-08-07

XPRIZE selects winners of autonomous seafloor-mapping competition Enlarge / Part of the winning team's system. (credit: XPRIZE) The winners of the latest XPRIZE competition were announced on Friday. Sponsored by Shell with a bonus prize from the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), the competition focused on the challenge of exploring the s...
20:51, 2019-06-01

Amy Van Dyken-Rouen finishes second at WheelWOD Games, her first competition since paralysis Olympian Amy Van Dyken-Rouen finished second at the WheelWOD Games, her first athletic competition since suffering a spinal cord injury in 2014.       ...
22:00, 2019-07-08

Swiss competition authority OKs Sunrise plan to buy Liberty Global's UPC The Swiss anti-trust authority has approved Sunrise Communications's plan to buy Liberty Global's Swiss UPC business, the Swiss telecommunications company said on Thursday....
07:17, 2019-09-26

UK competition regulator puts brake on Amazon's Deliveroo deal Britain's competition regulator has stepped in to pause Amazon's deal with online food delivery group Deliveroo while it considers launching a full investigation....
21:34, 2019-07-05

Uber Cites Tight Competition After Posting $1 Billion Loss Uber executives sought to reassure investors about its growth as an onslaught of competition from ride-hailing and delivery rivals led to a $1 billion loss in the first quarter....
07:01, 2019-05-31

Russia says U.S. military curbs on space cooperation are unfair competition Russia accused the United States of trying to unfairly grab market share in the space services industry on Friday after the U.S. military imposed restrictions on space launch cooperation with Moscow....
23:17, 2019-05-31

Blizzard suspends pro gamer from competition over Hong Kong comments A top professional gamer has been yanked from a tournament and stripped of his prize money for making pro-Hong Kong comments, according to new reports. The gamer, Ng “Blitzchung” Wai Chung, was suspended from the Hearthstone “Grandmasters” event and also deemed “ineligi...
17:17, 2019-10-08

Australia's Qantas says it will not trim Alliance stake despite competition concerns Australian flag carrier Qantas Airways Ltd said it had no plan to cut its stake in Alliance Airlines, after the competition regulator raised concerns over its acquisition of 19.9% in its rival....
07:00, 2019-08-01

U.S. soccer kicks off Nations League, where matches are meaningful but competition is meh The new regional competition has stakes tied to the more significant World Cup and Gold Cup, but it comes at the expense of friendlies against far more high-profile teams....
19:17, 2019-10-11

In photos: Plane Pull competition raises funds to fight kid cancer JetBlue Airlines hosts an annual Plane Pull competition for charity with a match-up of Brits vs. Yanks at JFK Airport in New York City on May 21, 2019....
02:34, 2019-05-22

Spotify’s claim that Apple is thwarting competition draws attention from Congress Spotify executives over the past few months hasn’t been shy about leveling antitrust allegations at Apple, both in court and in interviews. Most notably, Spotify earlier in the year filed an antitrust complaint against Apple in the EU over the way Apple runs its App Store. Specifically, Spotif...
13:00, 2019-10-05

Trump says United Tech, Raytheon deal may hurt competition: CNBC U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he was a "little concerned" about the $121-billion merger of defense contractor Raytheon Co and United Technologies Corp....
19:00, 2019-06-10

Amazon fined 4 million euros in France over competition issues: report Online retail giant Amazon was fined 4 million euros ($4.5 million) by the Paris commercial court for introducing abusive clauses in its contracts with third-party vendors, French website Nextinpact reported on Tuesday....
19:51, 2019-09-04

Samurai Shodown Competition Heats Up At This Weekend's Fighting Game Tournaments Evo 2019, the premier fighting game tournament, is less than a month away, and players are spending the weekend getting ready. With their game having only released in June, it’s an especially important time for Samurai Shodown players....
03:00, 2019-07-13

Domino’s misses sales, profits estimates as delivery competition heats up Domino’s Pizza missed Wall Street estimates for quarterly same-store sales and profit on Tuesday, hurt by growing competition from third-party delivery services and small pizzerias, sending the pizza chain’s shares down 6 percent. The company also replaced its three- to five-year forecast with a sho...
05:34, 2019-10-09

Pep v Poch: Spurs manager jokingly suggests one-on-one competition with Guardiola – video Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino jokingly suggested a one-on-one football competition between him and Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola to determine who is better at football.The Argentinian manager also said that he believes Guardiola is the best manager in the world. In his press ...
03:00, 2019-08-17

Amazon fined 4 million euros in France over competition issues - report Online retail giant Amazon was fined 4 million euros ($4.5 million) by the Paris commercial court on Monday for introducing abusive clauses in its contracts with third-party vendors, French website Nextinpact reported....
00:17, 2019-09-04

| WATCH: Netflix drops strong earnings report, addresses new competition Netflix earned $4.52 billion in revenue and gained an additional 9.6 million paid subscribers in the first quarter of 2019, beating expectations, the company said in a note to shareholders....
14:51, 2019-05-21

Boeing surprised Canada changed rules of jet competition to allow Lockheed Martin bid Boeing Co is surprised Canada softened the rules of a competition for new fighters to allow Lockheed Martin Corp to submit a bid, but is still confident it has a chance, a top executive said on Wednesday....
20:34, 2019-05-29

Clash of the coupes: Toyota Supra meets BMW M2 Competition and Porsche 718 Cayman Similar packages at the same price point, but which of these performance coupés will take home the prize? The new Supra faces its first big test against premium-cut German rivals. And as we discover, it’s a close-run contest This is it – this is the big one. The test that’s been seven years in t...
08:51, 2019-06-29

Britain's competition watchdog investigates Liqui-Box deal for DS Smith unit Britain's competition watchdog said on Friday it was investigating if U.S.-based Liqui-Box's planned takeover of DS Smith Plc's ‍flexible and rigid plastic business could hurt market competition....
17:17, 2019-05-24

Bernie Sanders is running for president in 2020. Here's everything we know about the candidate and how he stacks up against the competition. Win McNamee / Getty Images Who is Bernie Sanders? Current job: US senator from Vermont. Running for president of the United States as a Democratic candidate. Age: 77See the rest of the story at Business InsiderNOW WATCH: Why the US border facilities are 'concentration camps,' according to historians...
18:00, 2019-07-31

Cory Booker is running for president in 2020. Here's everything we know about the candidate and how he stacks up against the competition. Drew Angerer/Getty Images Who is Cory Booker? Current job: US Senator from New Jersey. Running for president of the United States as a Democratic candidate. Age: 49See the rest of the story at Business InsiderNOW WATCH: A year after Armenia's 250,000-person revolution, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan...
18:00, 2019-07-31

Donald Trump is running for president in 2020. Here's everything we know about the candidate and how he stacks up against the competition. Reuters Who is Donald Trump? Current job: President of the United States. Age: 72See the rest of the story at Business InsiderNOW WATCH: 'Shark Tank' star Robert Herjavec explains what makes America greatSee Also:Cory Booker is running for president in 2020. Here's everything we know about the candi...
18:00, 2019-07-31

Tepid reaction for Apple's new iPhones in China amid tough competition A lower price tag and new features may not be enough for Apple Inc to win customers for its newly-launched iPhone 11 series in China, the world's largest smartphone market that is already crowded with cheaper and feature-packed rival handsets....
08:34, 2019-09-11

Rocket Report: SpaceX nets another boat, Air Force competition heats up Enlarge / A Falcon 9 rocket launches from Vandenberg Air Force Base. (credit: Aurich Lawson/SpaceX) Welcome to Edition 2.11 of the Rocket Report! As always, there is lots going on in the world of lift. This week saw a flurry of activity surrounding the US Air Force's competition for launch contrac...
22:00, 2019-08-16

Olympic gold medalist Amy Van Dyken returns to competition for first time since being paralyzed Amy Van Dyken-Rouen will compete in the WheelWOD Games next week, her first athletic competition since suffering a spinal cord injury five years ago.       ...
09:34, 2019-07-01

UPDATE 1-Apple CEO warns Trump about China tariffs, Samsung competition President Donald Trump said on Sunday that he had spoken with Apple Inc's Chief Executive Tim Cook about the impact of U.S. tariffs on Chinese imports as well as competition from South Korean company Samsung Electronics Co Ltd....
03:51, 2019-08-19

Costco quarterly sales miss estimates amid fierce competition Costco Wholesale reported quarterly revenue below Wall Street estimates on Thursday, as the U.S. hypermarket chain struggled to attract shoppers in the competitive grocery space....
20:00, 2019-10-04

Sunrise takeover of Liberty Global unit under review by competition authorities Sunrise Communications on Monday said the Swiss competition authorities have decided to "examine in detail" its planned $6.3 billion takeover of Liberty Global's Swiss UPC cable business....
14:51, 2019-06-03

Australia regulator accused of harming competition in Vodafone, TPG telco decision Australia's antitrust regulator has hurt competition, not helped it, by blocking a A$15 billion ($10 billion) merger between the third- and fourth-largest telecoms providers, a lawyer for one of the companies told a court on Tuesday....
07:34, 2019-09-10

Amid heavy competition, Relativity Space secures $140 million in funding Enlarge / Relativity co-founders Tim Ellis, left, and Jordan Noone pose with a 3D printed second stage of the Terran 1 rocket. (credit: Relativity Space) There's no question that there are many companies racing to develop rockets to deliver small satellites into low-Earth orbit. And there's no dou...
21:17, 2019-10-01

Elon Musk lauds Newt Gingrich's $2B moon competition prize SpaceX CEO Elon Musk gave his approval for a plan put forth by former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich to give a $2 billion prize to the first private company to establish and run the first base on the moon....
16:17, 2019-08-20

Australian watchdog hurt competition by barring Vodafone, TPG merger: telcos Australia's antitrust regulator has hurt competition by blocking a A$15 billion ($10 billion) merger between the nation's third- and fourth-largest telecoms providers, the companies said in court on Tuesday as their legal appeal got underway....
10:34, 2019-09-10

Shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry: Labour would be 'off our rockers' if it didn't pursue Remain Jeremy Corbyn suffered another blow today as one of Labour's most senior MPs warned that the party would be "off our bloody rockers" if it did not campaign all-out for Remain....
19:17, 2019-07-31

REFILE-UPDATE 4-UK competition regulator puts brake on Amazon's Deliveroo deal Britain's competition regulator has stepped in to pause Amazon's deal with online food delivery group Deliveroo while it considers launching a full investigation....
01:51, 2019-07-06

Sports brand Vans removes Hong Kong sneaker in design competition U.S. sports brand Vans removed "a small number" of submissions in a global sneaker design competition, including one featuring a yellow umbrella and people wearing helmets and masks, as the company distanced itself from months-long protests in Hong Kong....
09:00, 2019-10-08

Xiaomi growth slows as fewer people buy phones, Huawei competition bites Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi Corp posted its slowest revenue growth as a public company, missing analysts' estimates, as it lost market share to Huawei and customers held on to their phones before a 5G refresh....
13:17, 2019-08-21

Last Man Standing In Bears' Exhaustive Kicker Competition Bonks Extra Point To Timbuktu The kicker competition at Bears training camp has been an ongoing delight for anyone who is neither a Bears fan nor a kicker auditioning for the job. Nine—one two three four five six seven eight nine—kickers were initially rounded up and cast in Matt Nagy’s weirdly self-loathing quest to somehow ban...
09:34, 2019-08-30

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi misses estimates as competition hots up at home China's Xiaomi Corp reported 15% growth in quarterly revenue on Tuesday, missing estimates, as fewer people bought smartphones at home and rival Huawei grabbed market share....
02:17, 2019-08-21

South Korean child abuse, extreme school competition draw U.N. scrutiny South Korea is under criticism from a United Nations committee for not doing enough to curb domestic child abuse and encouraging cutthroat competition among students that affects their mental health....
07:00, 2019-10-05

Stanley Cup champion banned from international competition for 4 years after positive cocaine test Stanley Cup champion Evgeny Kuznetsov was banned from international competition for four years after testing positive for cocaine while representing Russia at the world championship....
04:00, 2019-08-27

REFILE-U.S. SEC finalizes rules to encourage public offerings, boost fund competition The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Thursday finalized a new rule that allows all companies to privately sound out prospective investors before filing for a stock exchange listing....
23:00, 2019-09-26

Honor 20 Lite review: Budget smartphone with good cameras, but competition is fierce Honor's entry-level 20-series handset offers decent battery life and performance, good cameras and plenty of internal storage. Among the downsides are Micro-USB for charging and an LCD rather than OLED screen....
21:17, 2019-05-21

Love Island Shakeup! Meet Christen and Katrina, the New Women Entering the Competition Ready for a shakeup? On the Monday, July 15 episode of Love Island, two new Islanders make their way into the game as the couples are put to the test. E! News has your exclusive sneak......
21:51, 2019-07-15

Watch a comedian sabotage a 2016 dance competition reality show for influencers Though we all understand reality TV is to be taken absolutely seriously, that doesn’t stop the sacrilegious from making fun of the dramatic events of Love Island, The Bachelor, or Here Comes Honey Boo Boo. While anyone who would dare besmirch these good names is reprehensible, it’s even worse to und...
09:34, 2019-08-29

Transfer window LIVE – Barca boss eyeing fast sales due to 'more competition' "Ahead of the Premier League transfer window shutting on August 8, follow all the latest moves, rumours and analysis from the summer transfer window."...
11:00, 2019-08-05

Inside Dime's Live at the Olympic Stadium, Skateboarding's Wildest Anti-Competition Montreal's Dime crew gathered skaters from around the globe to prove that the skate scene is alive and thriving, with or without the Olympics. And we caught the whole thing....
10:34, 2019-10-04

UPDATE 1-Britain's competition watchdog investigates Liqui-Box deal for DS Smith unit Britain's competition watchdog said on Friday it was investigating whether U.S.-based Liqui-Box's $585 million takeover of a DS Smith Plc business could lessen competition in the market....
17:17, 2019-05-24

Swiss raid stomach ache drug ingredient makers in competition probe Switzerland's COMCO competition watchdog on Thursday conducted dawn raids of several makers and distributors of a drug ingredient for medicines against stomach pain, citing suspicions of unlawful price and market sharing ingredients....
16:34, 2019-09-19

Malaysia's competition regulator to decide on ride-hailing firm Grab on Thursday Malaysia's Competition Commission (MyCC) said it will announce its decision on Thursday after investigating whether ride-hailing firm Grab is anti-competitive....
00:00, 2019-10-03

UPDATE 2-Costco quarterly sales miss estimates amid fierce competition Costco Wholesale Corp reported quarterly revenue below Wall Street estimates on Thursday, as the U.S. hypermarket chain struggled to attract shoppers in the competitive grocery space....
01:34, 2019-10-04

UPDATE 1-Walmex says Mexican competition authority opposes Walmart's Cornershop purchase Mexico's biggest retailer, Wal-Mart de Mexico, said on Tuesday that the nation's Federal Competition Commission opposes its parent company Walmart Inc's acquisition of grocery delivery platform Cornershop....
05:34, 2019-06-05

Iranian Judo Champion in Hiding After Refusing to Boycott Competition With Israeli Athlete (DUESSELDORF, Germany) — Saeid Mollaei has been in hiding since he left the Iranian judo team last month, saying he had been ordered to withdraw from the world championships on political grounds. Now he’s training for next year’s Olympics without a guarantee he can compete. Mollaei...
18:17, 2019-09-16

CORRECTED-Walmex says Mexican competition authority opposes Walmart's Cornershop purchase Mexico's biggest retailer, Wal-Mart de Mexico, said on Tuesday that the nation's Federal Competition Commission opposes its parent company Walmart's acquisition of grocery delivery platform Cornershop....
05:34, 2019-06-05

Ken Loach has competition: meet the new heroes of socially conscious cinema | Caspar Salmon In Cannes, a new breed of imaginative, poetic directors are making Loach’s approach to sociopolitical drama look old hatThis year’s Cannes film festival staged a clash that might have passed viewers by: namely, a fight between good old-fashioned social realism and a new, politically conscious cinema...
18:34, 2019-05-28

Lyft rises after Uber's CEO shows optimism about competition on the company's first earnings call Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi echoed his rival's optimism about the direction of the ride-sharing market on the company's first earnings call....
19:51, 2019-05-31

Jaw, Meet Floor: Simone Biles Unveils Unreal New Moves in Lead-Up to Summer Competition While your ass was busy complaining about how long this week feels even after having Monday off, gymnast Simone Biles (arguably the very best athlete on the planet right now) was out here being ... Simone Biles. By which we mean doing things that literally no other woman gymnast on the planet can do...
04:34, 2019-05-31

Europa League Groups 2019-20: Teams, dates and fixtures for this season's competition The 2019-20 Europa League draw has left Manchester United facing the prospect of a long trip east to Kazakhstan. while Arsenal must avoid any early slip-ups in what could prove to be a difficult group....
03:00, 2019-08-31

The Hundred: Steve Smith tops list of global stars confirmed for new cricket competition Steve Smith, Lasith Malinga, Chris Gayle and Eoin Morgan are among the first global stars to be confirmed for the ECB's new competition, the Hundred....
14:34, 2019-10-01

UN Youth envoy launches coding competition to help solve climate crisis and ‘Reboot the Earth’ Can young coders help solve the climate crisis? The UN’s Youth Envoy launched a global competition earlier this month, “Reboot The Earth”, in collaboration with the Office of Information & Communications Technology, to try and answer that question, fostering collaboration between the United Nations,...
23:51, 2019-07-22

Viral UCLA gymnast Katelyn Ohashi returns to competition with iconic coach by her side Katelyn Ohashi, the UCLA gymnast whose floor routine went viral, will compete at the inaugural Aurora Games this August.       ...
00:17, 2019-07-03

The IOC will vote next month on whether to remove AIBA from organizing the boxing competition at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The IOC will vote next month on whether to remove AIBA from organizing the boxing competition at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. The post The IOC will vote next month on whether to remove AIBA from organizing the boxing competition at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics appeared first on L...
18:34, 2019-05-22

Watch: Packers' David Bakhtiari smokes Aaron Rodgers in beer-chugging competition Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers couldn't compete with teammate David Bakhtiari in a beer-chugging competition during Game 5 of the NBA Eastern Conference finals....
05:00, 2019-05-24

Send in the crowns: in trumping Venice competition, Joker begins grand slam | Xan Brooks The victory for Todd Phillips’s revisionist comic book blockbuster is a credit to a festival in touch with crazed politics, contemporary paranoia – and superb cinemaTodd Phillips’ Joker spins the tale of a pathetic loser who ends up a winner, the low-class upstart who upsets the applecart and explod...
07:34, 2019-09-08

Singtel posts lowest annual profit in 16 years, citing 'intense' regional competition Singapore Telecommunications on Wednesday posted its smallest annual net profit in 16 years partly due to the intense competition faced by its regional associates in India and Indonesia....
17:17, 2019-05-21

Indian Google antitrust probe was sparked by junior researchers at India’s own competition commission Two Indian antitrust researchers and a law school student were behind a complaint that sparked a probe into Google’s alleged anti-competitive practices.Read More...
13:17, 2019-07-09

Forget The Masked Singer. Netflix’s Rhythm + Flow Is the Best Music Competition Show in Years Like a battle rapper tearing into a weakened opponent, Netflix is gunning for the broadcast networks. So far this fall, the streaming giant has disrupted their premiere season with flashy new scripted series like Ryan Murphy’s The Politician and the elevated police procedural Unbelievable. But...
20:00, 2019-10-07

Tony Dorsett vs. Walter Payton headlines Sweet 16 competition to college football's GOAT Voting on the Dorsett vs. Payton matchup, plus the Archie Griffin vs. Earl Campbell meeting, starts Thursday at noon and ends Sunday.       ...
22:34, 2019-09-26

Netflix shares fall as analyst predicts slowdown and CEO admits Disney and Apple 'tough competition' Netflix CEO Reed Hastings admitted that it's a "whole new world starting in November," with the launch of Apple TV+, Disney+ and other new streaming services....
01:34, 2019-09-21

Carnegie Mellon and Oregon State team wins first leg of DARPA Subterranean Challenge robot competition A team hailing from Carnegie Mellon University and Oregon State University nabbed the first of four prizes in DARPA's Subterranean Challenge.Read More...
20:51, 2019-08-22

Courtiers try to avoid ‘diary clashes' with Cambridges, Sussexes to prevent ‘competition,’ royal expert claims Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will be heading to Africa on their next official royal tour this fall with newborn son Archie Harrison, while, Prince William and Kate Middleton will be visiting Pakistan. ...
14:34, 2019-07-06

Dick Butkus vs. Roger Staubach headlines Sweet 16 competition to choose greatest college football of all-time Dick Butkus takes on Roger Staubach, and Jim Brown faces Red Grange to start Sweet 16 to determine the best college football player ever.       ...
05:17, 2019-09-25

The Department of Justice just launched a broad probe into whether big tech companies like Amazon, Facebook, and others illegally harm competition (APPL, GOOG, AMZN, FB) Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images The Department of Justice (DOJ) is preparing to open a broad probe into whether big tech companies like Amazon, Facebook, and others are illegally harming their competitors, the department said in a press release on Tuesday. The investigation is the latest antitrust pr...
01:51, 2019-07-24

Premier League could lose Champions League place under proposal to revolutionise competition Europe's big four leagues may have to stomach one less automatic place in the Champions League group phase in a bid to secure a fairer future for the competition beyond 2024....
19:17, 2019-10-08

Conan avenges Kumail Nanjiani's last-minute cancellation by plugging Nanjiani's competition Conan O’Brien began his Thursday show by giving a little rundown of his new, one-guest-only Conan format and noting that, should the unthinkable happen and that one guest, say, call to cancel a half-hour before the show, “You’re really screwed.” Well, Conan was really screwed, as, indeed, Kumail Nan...
12:51, 2019-07-12

Top 5 things to know about Industry 4.0 Sensors, data integration and analytics, and robots are just some of the technologies that make up the fourth industrial revolution. Tom Merritt offers five things to know about Industry 4.0....
01:17, 2019-09-04

2019 USA Gymnastics Championships: How to watch gymnastics competition on TV Simone Biles is back to defend her all-around title at the 2019 USA Gymnastics Championships. Here's all the info you need to catch the competition.       ...
16:17, 2019-08-09

The Video Game Industry Can't Go On Like This At about this time next year, we’ll have a pretty good idea of what the next generation of video games will look like. New consoles will likely be shown off, bold new streaming initiatives will begin to launch, and we’ll see all the wonderful kinds of games they will bring us. All these new things w...
00:00, 2019-07-23

How did stunt men take over the film industry? With action in high demand, David Leitch, director of Hobbs & Shaw, and Chad Stahelski are dominating cinemaTo state the obvious: one essential ingredient for a good action movie is … good action. And in an age when any old slob can be made to look like a superhero with a bit of green screen and CGI...
19:51, 2019-07-22

May in bid to electrify embattled car industry Theresa May will pledge to offer new financial support for Britain's embattled automotive sector in one of her final efforts to cement an economic legacy before she leaves Downing Street....
17:34, 2019-07-15

The Luxury Car Industry's New-Old Bosses The German luxury car industry has stalled. Getting the engine running again may require fresher thinking than the insiders appointed to run both BMW and Daimler can supply....
19:51, 2019-07-19

Taking On the Tortilla Industry Kernel of Truth Organics, in Los Angeles, is one of several producers trying to get a better, traditionally made tortilla into supermarkets, restaurants and home kitchens....
21:00, 2019-10-07

|Newtechtoimproveairpassengers'flyingexperience-industry With air passengers expected to double by 2037, the aviation industry is looking to leverage off new technology and ideas to ease the burden of the transition for airlines....
20:00, 2019-06-17

The IPO That Could Reorder The Truck Industry Volkswagen is finally setting its big-truck division free with a separate stock-market listing. The biggest beneficiaries are probably the shareholders of U.S. truck maker Navistar International....
17:00, 2019-06-08

The future of AI in the construction industry According to McKinsey, the construction industry is under-digitized, with companies failing to realise the potential of artificial intelligence (AI) as a driver of growth and efficiency.Implementing AI means significant investment for construction companies, but the rewards can far outweigh the init...
13:17, 2019-07-16

How BTS Continues to "Conquer" the K-Pop Industry BTS is back. In a new interview with The Hollywood Reporter published Wednesday, the K-pop stars opened up about what's next for the group following their "extended period of rest......
19:00, 2019-10-02

Industry 4.0: for smarter operations Industry 4.0 has caused an evolution in technology. We’ve witnessed the impact across sectors including the supply chain, manufacturing and safety, bringing an unprecedented rise in data availability, computational power and connectivity. As customers of these sectors have become more mobile ...
16:51, 2019-07-24

Get a Lift With The Elevator Industry United Technologies and Thyssenkrupp’s plans have put two cornerstones of an attractive capital-goods industry in play for the first time in years, likely opening the door to a deal....
13:17, 2019-07-01

Why industry is going green on the quiet ‘Secret sustainability’ is on the rise, with companies loath to talk about their ecological credentials. Why?There’s a factory in Asia that uses only a single litre of water to make a pair of jeans. That’s 346 litres less than Levi-Strauss estimated it took to make a pair of its jeans in 2015. Would...
13:00, 2019-09-08

Lucy Bronze wins Women's World Cup Silver Ball as Megan Rapinoe scoops award for competition's best player England's Lucy Bronze has been awarded the Fifa Women's World Cup Silver Ball, recognising her as the second best player in this summer's competition....
21:51, 2019-07-07

Not enough sand for construction industry despite abundance? Sand as a building material is essential especially for highly industrialized societies. It's widely used around the world, and there seems to be no shortage. However, demand can easily surpass supply in some regions....
22:51, 2019-06-27

Is the US chicken industry cheating its farmers? Leaked documents reveal remarkable power US poultry industry holds over farmers struggling to stay afloat on thin marginsPoultry firms in the US have access to detailed information about farmers’ pay that gives them extraordinary power over suppliers when negotiating the terms of their contracts, le...
17:34, 2019-08-03

Pot Industry Underestimates Old-School Dealers Traditional drug dealers are still formidable competitors in states where cannabis is legal. Governments planning for huge tax windfalls and investors expecting rapid market-share gains have to adjust to a slower burn....
21:34, 2019-08-19

Car industry encouraged by rising EV sales UK new car registrations continued to decline in August, but electric and hybrid sales surged UK new car sales dipped by just 1.6% in August, while sales of electric and hybrid cars continued to surge. In total, 92,573 cars were registered last month, according to the Society of Motor Manufacturers...
01:34, 2019-09-06

Is the U.S. Oil Industry Dominant? On the Verge of Oblivion? Neither Energy dominance is not possible in today’s world, but even if new restrictions are imposed to ease climate change, the industry has reason to be optimistic....
12:34, 2019-10-07

HBO’s ‘Succession’ Tries to Get the Merger-Mad Media Industry Right Hidden debt, asset swaps, corporate raids: Financial journalists and a playwright well versed in the Enron scandal watch over the show’s arcane scenarios to make sure they’re plausible....
12:34, 2019-08-04

Game industry TV ad spend craters in May There was a huge decrease in gaming industry TV ad spend from April to May, down to an estimated $9.3 million from the previous $29.4 million.Read More...
05:17, 2019-06-17

Auto Industry May Further Cut Production: Report After denting the auto sector's profitability, the consumption slowdown along with the upcoming shift to BS VI standards will further decelerate production, leading to eventual job losses. Industry......
21:34, 2019-08-04

The rich industry shows a little weariness The auto world is starting to show signs of stress cracks and fatigue — not an outright crisis, but at least moments of self-doubt after a decade of bullishness....
09:34, 2019-08-11

Here's what will happen to the tech industry in a recession The power of tech companies seem inevitable, and the wisdom of their executives and investors unquestionable. But a lot of things will change in a downturn....
18:34, 2019-08-11

'2018 was the year the UK car industry went backwards' Opinion 2 Jun, 2019 2018 was a disastrous year for the UK car industry with it going backwards in too many crucial areas, says Mike Rutherford...
11:51, 2019-06-03

Canada's cannabis industry just beginning to bud For almost a year now, recreational marijuana can be legally sold and purchased in Canada. But what looks like a once-in-a-lifetime business opportunity is proving to be an elusive pot of gold, reports Nicolas Martin....
19:51, 2019-07-31

Discovery CEO Says 'Television Industry Is Far From Dead' Discovery said second-quarter earnings grew more than fourfold, boosted by a tax benefit, higher operating results and strong advertising revenue growth, prompting its chief executive to say that the TV industry was “far from dead.”...
04:17, 2019-08-07

Free PDF download: Industry cloud What do business leaders need to know about industry cloud? Find out by downloading the free PDF ebook version of a special report from ZDNet and TechRepublic....
19:34, 2019-08-01

How trade war will impact tourism industry CNBC's Seema Mody reports on what hospitality CEOs are saying in response to new tariffs on Chinese goods and potential tariffs on Mexican imports....
22:51, 2019-06-03

How the industry's researchers are looking for new vehicle ingredients Thousands of chemists and lab-coat-wearing material science researchers at national labs, suppliers and automakers are rethinking the automobile at the molecular level....
15:34, 2019-08-05

How the bail industry is stopping reform across the US On the side of a building just outside the county jail in Des Moines, Iowa, there is a drive-thru window. But it is not dishing out burgers and fries. The main item on its menu is freedom, and it can come at a steep price....
10:51, 2019-08-31

The marijuana industry needs innovation to thrive There’s a kind of boom and bust cycle that tends to follow the development of every new technology, or every major societal change. People get excited about the possibilities of the shiny new concept, they dump money into stocks, they start businesses in the industry, and they push public enth...
02:01, 2019-07-16

17-year-old takes on a $2 trillion industry Aaron Philip's life has been transformed by becoming the first black, trans, disabled model to sign for a major agency. Since joining the renowned Elite Model Management last September, the 17-year-old has shot editorial for i-D magazine and been named in Teen Vogue's "21 Under 21," among much else....
11:00, 2019-05-28

Trump Is Killing the Beer Industry The U.S. beer industry says Trump’s trade war has cost them 40,000 jobs, according to Bloomberg. It’s enough to make you want to drown your sorrows in some ice cold American pisswater!...
07:17, 2019-05-24

Toy giant Hasbro might be getting into the music industry Is Hasbro really getting into gangsta rap? That’s the question on Wall Street, as the toy giant that owns My Little Pony and Mr. Potato Head disclosed on Monday a surprise, incidental acquisition of Death Row Records. Death Row — which was founded in 1991 by Suge Knight, Dr. Dre and The D.O.C.— was ...
15:00, 2019-08-27

Deflation Stalks Chinese Industry Again Right now, it’s a great time to be selling pork into China. It’s a bad time to be selling just about anything else—and a very bad time to be a Chinese central banker....
12:17, 2019-07-10

Six ways Iacocca transformed the car industry He invoked patriotism to sell cars, used innovative marketing strategies, rescued Chrysler, worked closely with unions, and launched the Mustang and the minivan....
03:17, 2019-07-04

Wireless industry pushes Wi-Fi 6 and 5G convergence The Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA) and the Next Generation Mobile Networks Alliance (NGNA) say a new whitepaper outlining the opportunities afforded by converged networks adds “further verification” that Wi-Fi 6 will play a critical role in the success of 5G.Earlier this year, the W...
16:51, 2019-09-04

How much does lithium cost? The industry can't seem to agree Opaque pricing for lithium, the powerhouse metal fueling the electric vehicle revolution, is expected to be top of mind this week as the industry's leaders gather in Santiago, with calls rising for more transparency to attract much-needed expansion funding....
10:17, 2019-06-09

The World’s First Ambassador to the Tech Industry Denmark appointed him to approach Silicon Valley as if it were a global superpower. His challenges show how smaller countries struggle to influence giant corporations....
13:17, 2019-09-03

Who is in the new European Commission? The European Commission's incoming president Ursula von der Leyen has released the names of her new team, with a number of appointments in particular standing out....
22:00, 2019-09-10

Everything you need to know about the European elections More than 500 million citizens of the European Union will have the opportunity to take part in the world's single biggest multi-country election next week....
23:17, 2019-05-22

Halfway into '19, industry seeks first sales gain If the forecasts are right, this will be the second time in three years that the U.S. industry fails to record a single monthly increase from January through June....
13:51, 2019-07-01

Marijuana industry wants to prove it’s ‘socially responsible’ LOS ANGELES — An alliance of large marijuana businesses had a message for the public Tuesday: We’re good corporate citizens. The 45-member Global Cannabis Partnership, which includes Canopy Growth Corp. and other companies operating in the sector, issued guidelines aimed at minimizing greenhouse gas...
01:00, 2019-06-20

Industry veteran Lovell to chair Interserve An industrial turnaround veteran who was parachuted into Carillion just weeks before its collapse is to take on another big outsourcing job as the next chairman of Interserve Group....
00:00, 2019-07-12

OYO Plans to Dominate the Hotel Industry---on a Budget Indian hotel chain OYO has expanded to 74 countries since it opened in 2013, touting its ‘comfort design’ and ‘hard-to-ignore prices.’ Customer reviews tell a different story....
19:17, 2019-06-20

Lead from the top: What it takes to incorporate IoT into a legacy industry McKinsey senior partner Mark Patel, Otis chief digital officer Neil Green, and John Deere engineering manager Mark Chaney talked IoT at Transform 2019.Read More...
05:01, 2019-07-11

How Many Hogs Can Be Slaughtered Per Hour? Pork Industry Wants More A proposed federal rule would essentially do away with speed limits at pork processing plants. Some watchdog groups worry it will threaten worker and consumer safety....
09:51, 2019-08-09

Low pay in the garment industry still a reality despite pledges – study Report finds fashion brands use living wage rhetoric to improve social sustainability perceptionCommitments by global fashion brands to pay the living wage are not translating into “meaningful change on the ground”, a study has found.A report by the University of Sheffield said that, despite ambitio...
17:51, 2019-05-30

Ford sees help from startups as key to managing industry changes Partnerships with mobility startups will be key to transforming the automaker's business, Ford's executive chairman said at a mobility conference in Israel....
12:51, 2019-06-11

In Medieval England, Magic Was A Service Industry Chances are that when you hear the words “medieval magic”, the image of a witch will spring to mind: wizened old crones huddled over a cauldron containing unspeakable ingredients such as eye of newt.  ...
05:34, 2019-10-05

FDA hearing leaves CBD industry concerned about future The U.S. Food and Drug Administration's first hearing on cannabidiol -- CBD -- has left those involved in the booming new industry concerned for its future....
12:34, 2019-06-04

Trump's hatred of windmills a worry for industry Americans have interest in wind power, making it one of the fastest-growing U.S. energy sources. But President Trump hates wind turbines. (Sept. 30)       ...
22:51, 2019-09-30

How criminals are playing the gaming industry and what you can do about it (VB Live) There’s real money to be stolen from games and gamers and the number of threats just keep growing. Learn how to fight back in this VB Live event.Read More...
18:17, 2019-10-11

I'm 'constructive and bullish' on the airline industry: Investor Frank Holmes of U.S. Global Investors says the airline industry remains very strong and healthy because of ancillary fees. He also says global travel is a "great tailwind" for the industry....
12:17, 2019-10-11

Industry bigwigs explain ‘blockchain’ in as few words as possible The blockchain and cryptocurrency industry is always changing. Every week there seems to be new legislation, new technological developments, or new scandals capturing the headlines. It can be tough trying to keep up with how it’s all developing. At this year’s annual TNW conference, Hard Fork took t...
16:34, 2019-06-19

What it means to actually ‘disrupt’ an industry (and 3 signs your startup is doing it) Though there are many issues startup founders need to address if they wish to achieve rapid growth, few concepts are gaining as much attention as “disruption.” After all, many of the most successful companies in the world have gained their status by disrupting their associated industries...
21:17, 2019-05-29

Former Ford CEO says industry faces 'reckoning' over EV goals Former Ford CEO Mark Fields, now senior adviser at TPG, a global asset management firm, said automakers must grapple with high development costs and a lack of demand, despite promises from most major companies to electrify their lineups....
16:34, 2019-06-11

Here's where the oil industry may be headed as crude continues to fall Something interesting has been happening in the oil patch: Crude oil has fallen the last few months both here and around the world. But the American oil stocks have fallen a lot more, and now there is real concern about where the industry may be headed. CNBC's Brian Sullivan reports....
15:51, 2019-08-08

Putin accidentally rescues wine industry Georgia's wine scene may be considered up and coming by the West, but the country has an 8,000-year-old tradition. Here's where to go drink its finest wines....
12:17, 2019-09-27

A dismal industry: The unsustainable burden of cybersecurity Cybersecurity spending is the fastest-growing segment in IT budgets, but it provides no productivity gains or protection against more advanced exploits....
19:34, 2019-08-02

IT industry faces three challenges due to emerging technologies: IBM IBM regional head said that the IT industry is facing three challenges and some can call it as opportunities but it doesn’t matter, it exists in any way.Speaking at the IBM Think Summit held in Dubai, Hossam Seif El-Din, vice-president for IBM Middle East and Africa, said that first is the te...
23:34, 2019-10-02

Reporting on a Very Bad Year for the College Admissions Industry Following the trail left by the Varsity Blues investigation, reporters are uncovering everyday educational inequality, and also cases of outright fraud....
20:34, 2019-08-02

How the retail industry will top $5.5 trillion by 2020 (TGT, WMT, AMZN) The future of retail is looking bright. So bright that Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider’s premium research service, expects the industry to top $5.5 trillion by 2020! While in-store and desktop purchases are certainly helping the retail industry boom, the biggest factor for thi...
03:51, 2019-06-10

6 futuristic jobs that will soon exist in the financial industry It used to be that a job in finance would set you up for life. Steady, reliable, dependable, calculators and sweater vests. These things come to mind when you think of a career in finance. Just like in other industries, AI and machine learning are entering the scene and causing great disruption in w...
18:51, 2019-09-02

UK car industry future hinges 'not on Brexit, but on batteries' Jaguar Land Rover boss says UK needs batteries made in Britain - or carmakers will leaveThe feeling of relief in the British car industry was almost palpable on Friday, when Jaguar Land Rover said it would invest billions in producing new electric vehicles in the UK. After the recent closure of two ...
20:34, 2019-07-07

Marijuana industry could surpass NFL in revenue by 2020 Cannabis has been extending its reach through legalization over the past several years. Starting with early adopter Colorado, 37 states have passed legislation allowing adult consumption for medical and, in some cases, recreational purposes. So how high can revenues go for this budding industry? For...
05:00, 2019-06-09

Greeks the darlings of the credit industry in Germany A survey of a leading price comparison platform shows that banks in Germany are most keen on granting credit to Greeks living in Germany. But native Germans come a close second, way ahead of people from other nations....
03:00, 2019-08-31

This duo is taking on San Diego’s electric scooter industry SAN DIEGO – Two men in San Diego have impounded thousands of electric scooters they say have been left littered about the city and endangering pedestrians, sparking a battle with companies that have flooded cities with the two-wheelers. John Heinkel, 55 and Dan Borelli, 43, operate a small out...
16:51, 2019-08-02

Call of Duty’s push for crossplay is exactly what the industry needs Activision today confirmed that the upcoming Call of Duty: Modern Warfare will have crossplay on all of its consoles, from launch. It’s a watershed moment for the people who’ve been pushing for more crossplay in mainstream games — and, with a game this popular paving the way, it’ll likely only becom...
07:34, 2019-08-02

San Diego duo takes on electric scooter industry Two men in San Diego have impounded thousands of electric scooters they say have been left littered about the city and endangering pedestrians, sparking a battle with companies that have flooded cities with the two-wheelers....
22:17, 2019-08-01

Queensland wants a share of Australian space industry Minister for State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning has a vision where his state is getting its share of the jobs and growth that a local space scene will create....
10:34, 2019-06-21

Oversharing: how Napster nearly killed the music industry Twenty years ago, the idea of free music was so compelling that up to 80m users downloaded Napster and broke the law. The aftershocks are still being felt todayJune 1999, and the music industry is rolling in cash. Bloated by the vast profits of the CD business, which reached a high of £30.6bn that y...
14:34, 2019-05-31

Three Ways to Fix the Drug Industry's Rampant Dysfunction Big Pharma has come under fire for mislabeled drugs, price spikes, and life-threatening shortages. Now a handful of startups hope to clean up the industry....
14:00, 2019-09-10

India is still '12 to 18 months away' from rolling out 5G, says industry exec It will take India at least another year to roll out the next generation of high-speed mobile internet, according to Akhil Gupta of Bharti Enterprises....
10:51, 2019-08-07

Soderbergh on Hollywood: 'It's not crooked – it's the most transparent industry going' Steven Soderbergh’s latest film is about dodgy dealings in the financial world but in film-making corruption is not endemic, he says, because everyone is accountable Every good movie is a heist movie at heart, whether the heist is committed on or off camera. Steven Soderbergh suspects that is what h...
03:17, 2019-10-12

Focus on EVs could harm environment, say industry leaders Lifecycle analysis shows combustion engines have less environmental impact than batteries, claim automotive bosses A sole focus on developing and promoting electric powertrains will lead to the UK missing emissions targets and long-term environmental issues, leading figures in the automotive indust...
16:17, 2019-07-10

Tyndall AFB holds industry day as rebuilding gives way to upgrades The Air Force said after an industry day at Tyndall Air Force Base near Panama City, Fla., that, instead of rebuilding from Hurricane Michael, it is aiming for the 21st century, digitally integrated facility it needs....
00:51, 2019-09-18

Golf industry upturn is more Trump than Tiger Tiger Woods' Masters' triumph last month was an epic comeback for the former world number one after an 11-year major title drought, but it is Donald Trump who may better symbolize the U.S. golf industry's improving fortunes after a long lean spell....
19:51, 2019-05-31

The DeanBeat: How the game industry can get better at diversity and inclusion Rami Ismail, Sarah Elmaleh, Kate Edwards, Myiriame Lachapelle, and Katie Scott spoke at Gamelab about how to improve diversity and inclusion in gaming.Read More...
22:51, 2019-08-02

EXPLAINER-Disruptions in the global shipping industry Oil shipping rates are soaring following a series of sanctions on a Chinese transportation giant and limitations placed on movement of Venezuelan crude oil tankers....
00:00, 2019-10-08

How OnePlus' launch polished its image to take on the industry's best As the OnePlus 7 Pro makes its debut in the company's strongest ever marketing push in the US, an analysis of the phone's announcement shows how OnePlus set expectations for a more premium experience and price....
19:00, 2019-05-28

‘The UK car industry is floundering due to a lack of government support’ Opinion 12 Jun, 2019 Steve Fowler thinks car bosses rather than politicians would be better suited to dealing with the struggling UK car industry...
15:51, 2019-06-12

Lee Iacocca, auto industry icon, dead at 94 Iacocca was one of the most powerful — and best known — executives in the automobile industry, rising to become president of Ford Motor before leading a turnaround at Chrysler....
04:00, 2019-07-03

China Biotechs Lure Industry Talent in the U.S. Chinese biotechs are hiring from big drug companies in the U.S., promising lucrative pay and an entrepreneurial environment in the race to win the first U.S. approval of a nongeneric Chinese drug....
17:51, 2019-06-16

The beauty industry now has its own green 'seal of approval' Environmental Working Group has launched EWG Verified, a label that will help consumers spot products that meet stringent ingredient and transparency requirements It may soon be easier for shoppers to find beauty products without toxic chemicals. The Environmental Working Group nonprofit launched a ...
14:32, 2019-05-21

Auto industry legend Lee Iacocca dies at 94 Father of the Mustang, midwife to the minivan, rescuer of Chrysler Corp., Lee Iacocca changed the course of automotive history.       ...
06:34, 2019-07-03

Streaming dominates the music industry's revenue The music industry is on the upswing, and the RIAA has services like Spotify and Apple Music to thank. Adoption has steadily increased, and they accounted for 80 percent of the revenue from the first half of 2019. Despite these record-breaking number......
16:00, 2019-09-07

Index Industry Association Welcomes Three New Members New York, May 9, 2017 – Index Industry Association (IIA), a global organization of index administrators, has today announced the addition of three new members. CBOE Holdings (CBOE), China Central Depository & Clearing Co., Limited (CCDC) and the Tokyo Stock Exchange , Inc. (TSE) will join IIA in pro...
21:34, 2019-05-21

Trump's tariffs trip up the all-American RV industry Carrie Gray points to a stack of unwelcome mail on a conference table at the offices of Renegade RV, one of the leading U.S. manufacturers of high-end recreational vehicles. She’s buried in bad news from most of her about 350 suppliers....
17:51, 2019-07-18

Oil industry facing 'same old problems,' RS Energy director says Bill Farren-Price, director of RS Energy Group, says the recent attacks on Saudi oil production facilities were "an amazing injection of geopolitical risk" into the oil market....
17:00, 2019-10-09

There's an Amazing Way to Badge Cars the Whole Industry Forgot About Car badges are kind of like name tags. They both declare the name of the car and you can buy them and stick them to your car, thus spreading falsehoods if you so choose. And that’s fine. But I find myself thinking about a different kind of badging that automakers seem to have largely forgotten these...
21:34, 2019-06-16

The DeanBeat: A tragic but almost necessary meltdown for the game industry It was a tragic week for the industry. Women in the game industry, fed up with sexual assault, rape, and abuse, named a half-dozen men in the game industry as their abusers.Read More...
19:00, 2019-09-06

Student Loan Watchdog Job Given to an Industry Executive The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s new student loan ombudsman is a former compliance official at a loan servicer that government auditors have criticized....
15:00, 2019-08-17

Explainer: Disruptions in the global shipping industry Oil shipping rates are soaring following a series of sanctions on a Chinese transportation giant and limitations placed on movement of Venezuelan crude oil tankers....
00:17, 2019-10-11

How 5G will change the game industry and spur innovation Of all the technologies that are coming to affect gaming, 5G is one of the biggest. But it's also in some ways unpredictable in terms of its impact.Read More...
06:00, 2019-09-23

Tech industry sets official standard for 8K TVs The tech industry just took another step to nail down the specs for 8K TV. The Consumer Technology Association has unveiled the official display definition for 8K sets, including a logo TV makers can use. Any model needs to output at a minimum 7,68......
07:34, 2019-09-23

Ethanol Industry Reels as Demand Falls The ethanol industry is suffering from weaker prices and oversupply as that pillar of the farm economy has been hurt by regulatory changes and the trade dispute with China....
23:51, 2019-09-04