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BT chief executive to step down this year

BT chief executive to step down this year

The company has been reeling from an accounting scandal in Italy a year ago and has spent billions on buying football rights to attract customers to its pay-TV channels. In January last year, BT wrote...

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Trump wants Russian Federation to rejoin G-7

Trump wants Russian Federation to rejoin G-7

President Donald Trump on Saturday tweeted the U.S. won't endorse the joint statement from the Group of Seven summit, and threatened auto tariffs . Trudeau said he and Trump have disagreed over ...

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Kim Jong Un's private jet departs Pyongyang for Singapore

Kim Jong Un's private jet departs Pyongyang for Singapore

What you want to do is start that ... but at a minimum we will at least have met each other, we will have seen each other, hopefully we will have liked each other ... Kim Jong Un embraces South Korean...

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Oil prices higher on Venezuela exports concerns

Oil prices higher on Venezuela exports concerns

Venezuela wrote to fellow OPEC members urging them to unite against USA sanctions, echoing a similar letter from Iran, according to people with knowledge of the matter. "Nevertheless, growing prospec...

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Verizon appoints new CEO as it prepares for a 5G future

Verizon appoints new CEO as it prepares for a 5G future

Hans Vestberg, who has left as the CEO of Ericsson during a crisis period, joined Verizon in April 2017. Meanwhile, after looking at potential acquisitions like Charter Communications Inc., McAdam...

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China’s ZTE will live, thanks to a deal with the United States government

China’s ZTE will live, thanks to a deal with the United States government

Now, though, Reuters is reporting that a deal has been negotiated that would allow ZTE to get back in business with the export ban behind them, but with some big changes. In total, the US will c...

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Apple cuts orders for 2018 iPhones by 20%

Apple cuts orders for 2018 iPhones by 20%

Apple Inc expects to ship 80 million new model iPhones this year, down 20 percent from what it had planned at the same time last year, the Nikkei reported on Friday, citing industry sources. Appl...

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Here's Another Flying Car - Flyer By Kitty Hawk, Founded By Larry Page

Here's Another Flying Car - Flyer By Kitty Hawk, Founded By Larry Page

Kitty Hawk has not yet set a release date for its Flyer , but it has already set up a training facility on Lake Las Vegas to give people a taste of flying its baby. Landing skids enable takeoff from...

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Trump says that Russian Federation should be reinstated as a G8 member

Trump tweeted Friday he's "looking forward to straightening out unfair trade deals with G7 countries" at the summit, saying the United States would "come out even better" if the deals were not impr...

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Mira Sorvino hails Harvey Weinstein arrest as a 'great first step'

Mira Sorvino hails Harvey Weinstein arrest as a 'great first step'

The 66-year-old producer, whose career imploded in a blaze of accusations of sexual misconduct and abuse from dozens of women that triggered a global reckoning about harassment in the workplace, could...

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Trump threatens to ‘terminate NAFTA’ if there isn’t a new deal

Trump threatens to ‘terminate NAFTA’ if there isn’t a new deal

Europeans agreed to push for references to global trade rules and caution on Russian Federation in a final G7 statement, the source said , adding that Europeans believe conditions are not there for ...

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European Affairs Minister rejects United Kingdom proposal for a

European Affairs Minister rejects United Kingdom proposal for a "temporary" Brexit backstop

Not being in a customs union would be disruptive, but the level of disruption being outside the single market would be orders of magnitude higher. And in a major concession to her Brexit Secretary...

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Nevermind Salad Cream to Sandwich Cream, remember these food rebrands?

Nevermind Salad Cream to Sandwich Cream, remember these food rebrands?

The shocking move comes after it was revealed that only 14 per cent of shoppers admitted to using the sauce on salads, suggesting that the name no longer reflects what people use it for. They may have...

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Tesla on Autopilot accelerated, didn't brake ahead of fatal crash

Tesla on Autopilot accelerated, didn't brake ahead of fatal crash

According to the report, "As the Tesla approached the paved gore area dividing the main travel lanes of US-101 from the SH-85 exit ramp, it moved to the left and entered the gore area". The report r...

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Microsoft just put another data center underwater

Microsoft just put another data center underwater

The 854 servers in the shipping container-sized data center are cooled by the cold waters found near the seafloor. A cable from the Orkney Islands grid sends electricity to the data center, which ...

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Medicare to run out of money sooner than expected

Medicare to run out of money sooner than expected

Social Security costs more than the program brings in. And that means that asset reserves are expected to decline this year. Medicare Part A's trust fund is funded through payroll taxes, split betw...

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Sky takeover: UK clears way for deal to proceed

Sky takeover: UK clears way for deal to proceed

Comcast announced its firm offer for Sky in April, resulting in Sky's independent board members withdrawing their recommendation of the offer from Fox, which already owns 39 percent of Sky. It has mor...

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Chuck Schumer Rips Trump Amid Reported ZTE Deal

Chuck Schumer Rips Trump Amid Reported ZTE Deal

He went on to say that ZTE would pay a $1 billion fine, as well as $400 million in escrow to cover "any future violations". That settlement also reportedly doesn't include the $361 million ZTE alr...

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92 million accounts for DNA testing site MyHeritage found online

92 million accounts for DNA testing site MyHeritage found online

The company reviewed the file and confirmed it contained the email addresses of every user who had signed up for MyHeritage before October 26, 2017, along with their hashed passwords, which hide...

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Kudlow describes United States trade dispute with Canada as 'family quarrel'

Kudlow, a former CNBC commentator who had frequently criticized tariffs before joining the White House, vigorously defended Trump's trade actions on Wednesday, insisting that he was the "strongest tra...

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