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Facebook 'gave Netflix and Spotify access to private messages'

Facebook 'gave Netflix and Spotify access to private messages'

While the data is from 2017 the New York Times reports that some of these agreements are ongoing. Facebook's partners don't get to ignore people's privacy settings, and it's wrong to suggest tha...

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Elon Musk's Boring Company to unveil LA tunnel

Elon Musk's Boring Company to unveil LA tunnel

And Musk is right; this was just the debut of the prototype. What's it like to ride through Elon's tunnel? Some said the bumpy ride made them feel sick, but most pronounced the journey exciting. Des...

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Crude Oil Price Breaks Support, Crumbles to a New 14-Month Low

Crude Oil Price Breaks Support, Crumbles to a New 14-Month Low

USA crude oil dropped $2.04 to a low of $47.84. WTI traded at a US$9.33 a barrel discount to Brent. West Texas Intermediate for January delivery, which expires Wednesday, was at $46.45 a barrel on t...

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Florida man tries to pay for McDonald's with marijuana

Florida man tries to pay for McDonald's with marijuana

The McDonald's employee reportedly refused and Gallagher left the fast-food chain before police were called. He drove off upon the worker's refusal, but returned a short time later and was caught goin...

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YouTuber rigs glitter and fart-spray bomb to catch porch pirates

YouTuber rigs glitter and fart-spray bomb to catch porch pirates

The former NASA engineer and YouTube personality is truly serving it up . So when someone stole a package from his front porch, he spent the next six months devising the ideal plan to stop it from ...

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Trump attacks Fed on eve of policy meeting

Trump attacks Fed on eve of policy meeting

President Trump is desperate to maintain a bullish stock market and his message to the Federal Reserve on Tuesday throws logic into the wind. In a tweet on Tuesday, Trump said that the Federal Res...

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States' Credit Quality Threatened by Obamacare Ruling, S&P Says

States' Credit Quality Threatened by Obamacare Ruling, S&P Says

Given the district court ruling in Texas, Schumer intends to make another run at securing a vote. Earlier this week US District Judge Reed O'Connor dismissed Obama's 2012 health care initiative af...

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Parrot uses Alexa to make Amazon purchases while his owner is away

Parrot uses Alexa to make Amazon purchases while his owner is away

Rocco earlier lived in the National Animal Welfare Trust sanctuary in Berkshire, reports the BBC . Alexa returns Rocco's love by letting the bird use her for his shopping needs. "So far I've...

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Google to invest $1 billion in new NY campus

Google to invest $1 billion in new NY campus

Google's first NY office at 111 Eighth Avenue is one of the city's largest buildings that it bought in 2010 for $1.77 billion. By contrast, Google didn't hold a public competition before deciding to e...

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E coli investigation leads to recall of United States cauliflower, lettuce in Canada

E coli investigation leads to recall of United States cauliflower, lettuce in Canada

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency is recalling certain USA cauliflower, red and green lettuce products sold across the country including in Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia, and New Brunsw...

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CDC Issues New Warning On E. Coli Outbreak Linked To Romaine Lettuce

CDC Issues New Warning On E. Coli Outbreak Linked To Romaine Lettuce

Family Farms in Santa Maria tested positive for E. coli O157:H7 and was a almost identical genetic match to the strain found in people who have fallen ill, Williams said. "We don't believe this is t...

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Renault backs Carlos Ghosn as chairman in defiance of Nissan

Renault backs Carlos Ghosn as chairman in defiance of Nissan

The Renault board also "noted that, at this stage, it does not have information concerning Carlos Ghosn's defense", the company said after its meeting, which had always been scheduled to discuss 2018-...

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Johnson & Johnson knew about asbestos in its baby powder for decades, report

Johnson & Johnson knew about asbestos in its baby powder for decades, report

Reuters claims that the majority of internal talc test reports it reviewed found no asbestos in the product, but it notes that only a small percentage of the talc powder is ever tested and that testi...

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Tencent Music IPOs at bottom end of expected price bracket

Tencent Music IPOs at bottom end of expected price bracket

Tencent Music's IPO finish off a guard year for United States postings by Chinese organizations, with $7.9 billion raised before Tencent Music's presentation, Refinitiv information appeared. Tenc...

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J&J shares drop on report it knew of asbestos in baby powder

The news agency said it showed the company, established in 1886, know of the positive tests, and that senior executives, mine managers, scientists, doctors and lawyers anxious about how to address the...

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China Says Two Canadians Suspected Of Threatening National Security

China Says Two Canadians Suspected Of Threatening National Security

Canadian businessman Michael Spavor, who worked with North Korea , is being investigated on suspicion of harming China's security, China said on Thursday, days after a former Canadian diplomat wa...

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Vitaminwater contest offers $100K to ditch your smartphone for a year

Vitaminwater contest offers $100K to ditch your smartphone for a year

No using other people's smartphones. The submissions will be judged based on "creativity and originality", "cultural or brand relevance", humor the quality of the photo and caption. Some say they w...

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Future all-Apple iPhone? Apple may make the modem in-house eventually

Future all-Apple iPhone? Apple may make the modem in-house eventually

The patents relate to features which allow users to adjust and reformat the size and appearance of photographs, and to manage applications using a touch screen when viewing, navigating and dismissing ...

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Donald Trump Urges Democrats to Avoid Potential Partial Government Shutdown

Donald Trump Urges Democrats to Avoid Potential Partial Government Shutdown

Also note: Pelosi drew first blood, and it was deliberate. Mexican Interior Minister Olga Sanchez Cordero said Wednesday that the country was closing the entries between Mexico and Guatemala so ...

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US airliner turned back after human heart left on board

US airliner turned back after human heart left on board

The error is thought to have squandered four hours - three hours in the air - and experts say a human heart can typically be stored for between four and six hours for a transplant. A spokesperson for ...

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