Anonymous bitcoin trading to be banned in South Korea

The measures to be undertaken by the government include a ban on opening anonymous digital currency accounts and legislation that will enable regulators to close cryptocurrency exchanges if required. The South Korean government is also anxious that p... More..

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Tiger Zinda Hai crosses 200 crore mark
by | Saturday, December 30, 2017

Tiger Zinda Hai crosses 200 crore mark

So we chose to compile a list of 15 box office records that Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif's Tiger Zinda Hai has broken in the first week itself. As per an earlier estimate, the action-thriller has done a busin...More..

Look out for a Wolf Moon over Manchester this New Year
by | Saturday, December 30, 2017

Look out for a Wolf Moon over Manchester this New Year

Most months have just one full moon, because the twenty nine day cycle of the moon matches up pretty well with the length of calendar months. The full moon that occurs at this time in the year is nicknamed th...More..

SoftBank reportedly buys major stake in Uber at a big discount
by | Friday, December 29, 2017

SoftBank reportedly buys major stake in Uber at a big discount

Japanese giant Softbank is set to take a large stake in Uber, expanding its holdings in transportation companies around the world. The tender offer period concluded on Thursday. SoftBank will likely limit the...More..

Pennsylvania Woman 'Shocked' After Receiving $284 Billion Electric Bill
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Pennsylvania Woman 'Shocked' After Receiving $284 Billion Electric Bill

Her son took the matter up with the electricity providers, who later confirmed that there indeed was an error in the monthly statement. The woman was rather amused about the ordeal and cracked a joke to her s...More..

Amazon: Echo Dot top-selling product over holidays
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Amazon: Echo Dot top-selling product over holidays

The lower cost Echo Dot topped Devices in sales and was the best-selling product from any manufacturer on Amazon. More than 1 billion items were ordered from small businesses and entrepreneurs worldwide t...More..

Open Enrollment For Affordable Care Act In Maryland Ends Today
by | Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Open Enrollment For Affordable Care Act In Maryland Ends Today

There are two ways to look at the numbers: On the one hand, in a thriving marketplace, you would expect enrollment to grow every year. "Things ended fast and furious", said Stacy Stanford, a policy analyst ...More..

Catalan separatists win in Spain
by | Sunday, December 24, 2017

Catalan separatists win in Spain

Arrimadas, who's the one to have won the elections", Rajoy said. Ciudadanos , led by Ines Arrimadas, gained 37 seats with 25.36 percent of the votes. The CUP had affirmed its commitment to a unilateral decla...More..

3GPP Completes First 5G NR Specification For Release 15
by | Sunday, December 24, 2017

3GPP Completes First 5G NR Specification For Release 15

The new standard approved in Lisbon by the 3GPP TSG RAN group is known as 5G New Radio Non-Standalone operation (NSA) under which control signalling is still sent over LTE networks. The next generation 5G ...More..

Deadly Mexico Bus Crash: Lorton mother and son reportedly among dead
by | Saturday, December 23, 2017

Deadly Mexico Bus Crash: Lorton mother and son reportedly among dead

Two others that were killed, Anna Behar and Daniel Behar of Virginia, are believed to be relatives of Shamis. "Anna has a bigger than life personality", neighbor Phyllis Martin said. The cause of the accident...More..

Salvation Army aims to raise $2 million for Red Kettle Campaign
by | Saturday, December 23, 2017

Salvation Army aims to raise $2 million for Red Kettle Campaign

Now, they just need to raise just $12,500 each day, Friday and Saturday, to make it. Each year, the Salvation Army helps families in need of Christmas children's gifts a chance to pick out gifts for kids of a...More..

Amazon acquires smart home startup Blink
by | Saturday, December 23, 2017

Amazon acquires smart home startup Blink

Now, the book-seller-turned-retail-giant is acquiring home security camera startup, Blink. Blink launched in 2014 and raised over $1M through a crowdfunding campaign. Xconomy has contacted Andover, MA-based...More..

Sarb criticises ANC's plans to nationalise it
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Sarb criticises ANC's plans to nationalise it

The issue picked up steam in recent weeks following President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital and expression of plans to move the USA embassy to that city. Any mention of nationali...More..

Facebook accused of enabling potential age discrimination with targeted ads
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Facebook accused of enabling potential age discrimination with targeted ads

The world's largest social networking site launched a dedicated section for job ads earlier this year. Facebook allows its advertisers to choose an audience they want and then it will find the users with th...More..

German union calls for first-ever pilot strike at Ryanair
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

German union calls for first-ever pilot strike at Ryanair

Ryanair has also offered to hold talks on January 5 but Schulz said those talks were subject to the same conditions and so the strike would go ahead. Chief Executive Officer Michael O'Leary, who softened a lon...More..

USA seriously preparing for military attack on North Korea
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

USA seriously preparing for military attack on North Korea

As cyberattacks take aim at larger targets and higher ransoms, and with the price of bitcoin spiking, CrowdStrike CEO George Kurtz said there's "absolutely" reason to believe North Korea has an appreciating...More..

ARGI Investment Services LLC Grows Holdings in General Mills, Inc. (GIS)
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

ARGI Investment Services LLC Grows Holdings in General Mills, Inc. (GIS)

It increased, as 73 investors sold GIS shares while 363 reduced holdings. The company had revenue of $4.20 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $4.08 billion. Diluted EPS of $0.74...More..

Elon Musk mistakenly tweets his phone number to the public
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Elon Musk mistakenly tweets his phone number to the public

Elon Musk , CEO of Tesla and SpaceX , accidentally posted his personal cell phone number on Twitter , making it visible to his almost 17 million followers. No, we didn't get Musk on the phone. Musk's faux...More..

US Existing-Home Sales Jumped in November
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

US Existing-Home Sales Jumped in November

Despite tight supply, 10,719 homes were sold in November, the second highest total for the month on record. The NAR said sales in the South, which accounts for nearly half of the existing homes sales market, ...More..

Hotel hits guest with $350 charge for negative review
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Hotel hits guest with $350 charge for negative review

According to Arthur, the room smelled like sewage, and the air conditioner didn't work. "So we start checking the sheets and the bed and we found hairs, dirt, so wasn't insane about that either, of course I w...More..

by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

AT&T employees receiving $1000 bonuses after tax vote

The bonuses are not a part of a union contract agreement announced last week, said a spokeswoman for the Communications Workers of America. AT&T has announced that it will deliver its employees a financial ...More..

Virgin Hyperloop One raises US$50 million and makes Richard Branson chairman
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Virgin Hyperloop One raises US$50 million and makes Richard Branson chairman

They settled the suit that November, but BamBrogan launched a competing hyperloop company. Virgin Hyperloop One and Musk's Boring Company are both developing hyperloop transportation, a supersonic undergr...More..

Salvation Army hoping to raise $50k in last 6 days
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Salvation Army hoping to raise $50k in last 6 days

One of the thefts was captured on surveillance video. Those interested in volunteering can call the Salvation Army at 815-672-2746. Watch ABC 7 Eyewitness News at 6 p.m. They are asked to work two-hour shifts...More..

General Motors Shows New Chevrolet Silverado Pickup Truck At Texas Event
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

General Motors Shows New Chevrolet Silverado Pickup Truck At Texas Event

Officials say the Silverado will feature a mix of aluminum and steel to drop weight in the name of efficiency, yet compete with Ram and F-150 on strength claims. Chevy promised more engine/transmission combin...More..

European Union to Investigate IKEA for Receiving 'Unfair Tax Advantages'
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

European Union to Investigate IKEA for Receiving 'Unfair Tax Advantages'

The Commission is concerned that a pair of tax rulings by the Netherlands might have given the Swedish company's Dutch division unfair advantage in comparison to other businesses, said a EC press release. At th...More..