• Elon Musk's Tesla Slapped With Official Complaint Over Workers' Rights Violation

    Elon Musk's Tesla Slapped With Official Complaint Over Workers' Rights Violation

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    In regards to the NLRB charges, the agency has scheduled a hearing before an administrative law judge for 14 November. But he has acknowledged the launch of the company's new Model 3 requires a steady increase in the tempo of production. Workers are fighting back against Tesla's policies . "This NLRB Complaint will help people realize they have the right to speak up when they see something that isn't right", said David Gonzalez, a Production Associate.
  • Today's Brokerage Rating: Ciena Corporation (CIEN), Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)

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    Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT ) has risen 34.52% since September 1, 2016 and is uptrending. BankUnited (BKU) has $3.57B valuation. The stock decreased 0.57% or $0.39 on August 31, reaching $68.25. Microsoft Corporation had 109 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets on Thursday, July 13 with "Buy".
  • Office 365 apps from Windows Store now available to Insiders for testing

    Office 365 apps from Windows Store now available to Insiders for testing

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    However, these new Office apps are slowly being tested on platforms other than Windows 10 S. We initially made this preview available to people with Windows 10 S devices back in June. Office 365 in the Windows Store will be an interesting test for Microsoft's desktop bridge and manage - for the first time - a subscription service.
  • Nintendo loses $10 million lawsuit over Wii Remote technology

    Nintendo loses $10 million lawsuit over Wii Remote technology

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    A jury at the US District Court for the Northern District of Texas has ruled in favour of iLife Technologies against Nintendo of America over technology used in the Nintendo Wii. Today's verdict is the result of our commitment to excellence and an outstanding team effort. However, Nintendo argued that the patent filed by iLife was invalid because the description in the patent wasn't properly written.
  • People Denied Entry to US Under Travel Ban Can Reapply for Visas

    People Denied Entry to US Under Travel Ban Can Reapply for Visas

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    The Supreme Court allowed some of Trump's second travel ban to go into effect. That means travelers affected by Trump's first executive order on immigration may reapply for U.S. There is no guarantee that individuals who reapply will be given visas if they are found ineligible through the normal visa process, according to the settlement.
  • Disney to Cut Staff at ABC Television Group

    Disney to Cut Staff at ABC Television Group

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    The cost cuts and restructurings should be identified by the end of September and are expected to amount to $300 million of the unit's annual costs. They added that Disney is looking to streamline and modernise in some areas so it can free up resources for the development of content.
  • Samsung to test autonomous cars in California

    Samsung to test autonomous cars in California

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    The DMV approve Samsung's permit in the US. Nissan also has approval to test self-driving cars in California. Samsung described the deal as a chance to build a strong foundation in a self-driving vehicle technology expected to boom in the years ahead.
  • Wikileaks has apparently been hacked

    Wikileaks has apparently been hacked

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    The site, which was founded by Julian Assange , has also been a lightning rod of controversy, with some saying that it exposes important truths about the world, and others saying it puts people in undue danger. Once it was fixed, WikiLeaks was brought back. It would seem that the motive for the "hack" was simply to give Wikileaks a scare, as OurMine doesn't appear to have attempted to do any actual damage.
  • Worldwide smartwatch sales rising with Apple Watch leading the charge

    Worldwide smartwatch sales rising with Apple Watch leading the charge

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    The company's main wearable product is the $20 Xiaomi Mi Band fitness tracker . Meanwhile, smartwatches like the Apple Watch and Android Wear lineup grew 60.9% in the quarter thanks to fitness and fashion enthusiasts. "Early leaks and the recent official announcement of the Fitbit Ionic will help cement the company's place in the growing smartwatch market", IDC writes.
  • Rumour: Destiny 2's First DLC Will Be All About Osiris

    Rumour: Destiny 2's First DLC Will Be All About Osiris

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    Early details on the Destiny 2 Expansion Pass were announced back in March, with Bungie saying, "Get access to both Expansion I and Expansion II, offering brand new story missions, co-operative activities, competitive multiplayer, and a wealth of new weapons, armor, and gear".
  • Microsoft brings Mixer Create out of Beta to take on Amazon's Twitch

    Microsoft brings Mixer Create out of Beta to take on Amazon's Twitch

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    Any games can be streamed from Android (just like YouTube or Twitch now support), and games will need to support Apple's ReplayKit to enable streaming from an iPhone. Mixer Create also lets you co-stream with your friends on your mobile device, although it's a bit limited right now. Mixer Create also lets you edit your profile and manage your settings directly from the app, so you won't need to use your PC for this anymore.
  • Northern wildfires blamed for smoke, haze over Upper Midwest

    Northern wildfires blamed for smoke, haze over Upper Midwest

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    There is some smoke moving across from the 21 fires in Montana. "It's no different than when there's volcanic eruptions". "Usually you just get the haze, it's more unusual for the odor to make it to ground level", he said. Kenosha Fire Chief Chuck Leipzig said dispatchers have been fielding calls about the odor all morning. Herzog said this phenomenon happens from time to time.
  • Nokia 130 now available at Rs 1599 in India

    Nokia 130 now available at Rs 1599 in India

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    Earlier this year, HMD Global had introduced a refreshed Nokia 3310 feature phone . The Nokia 130 (2017 ) is bundled with media and entertainment centric features such as in-built VGA camera and an MP3 Player as well. It also has a rear camera with unspecified resolution. "High quality voice and call clarity is essential, and the Nokia 130 delivers that and so much more in a stylish and truly entertaining package", said Ajey Mehta, vice president (India), HMD Global.
  • Lenovo's Yoga 720 is a mild update to a mild convertible

    Lenovo's Yoga 720 is a mild update to a mild convertible

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    The new Yoga 920 also has Intel's latest 8th generation quad core i7 processor ( Kaby Lake refresh ), 16GB of RAM and a 1TB SSD. Otherwise, the all-metal, 13.9-inch Yoga 920 either maintains or improves slightly upon the pre-existing Lenovo Yoga devices, which are known for their ability to be converted from a traditional laptop into a tablet or "tent-mode" display .
  • Boys can't be princesses, Disneyland tells young Frozen fan

    Boys can't be princesses, Disneyland tells young Frozen fan

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    McLean-Glass challenged Disney in her blog post, asking what "terrible bad fate may befall" her son because he likes dressing up as a princess , comparing it to a little girl who might want to dress up as any male superhero . McLean questioned the move by Disneyland Paris to prevent Noah from joining the event. If anyone told a little girl that she couldn't do that there would be absolute uproar.
  • IPhone 8: Apple teases iOS 11 AR apps ahead of launch

    IPhone 8: Apple teases iOS 11 AR apps ahead of launch

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    Let's get basic: What is augmented reality? Really, the ways augmented reality can be used are nearly limitless. "Based on our experience in developing mobile apps, we believe that iOS is the superior mobile platform for businesses and are excited to be partnering with Apple ", Accenture chairman and CEO Pierre Nanterme added.
  • What's Next in the Plan to Kill Obama-Era Net Neutrality Rules

    What's Next in the Plan to Kill Obama-Era Net Neutrality Rules

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    Comcast maintained its commitment to an open internet and emphasized the need for bipartisan legislation enacting "sensible and enforceable" internet protections over the regulatory "ping pong" that has emerged from the FCC in recent years, according to a recent company blog post .
  • DJI Expands Phantom 4 Series - Meet The Obsidian

    DJI Expands Phantom 4 Series - Meet The Obsidian

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    The latest, also announced today, adds a new photo mode called Sphere. The ever-popular DJI Mavic Pro drone that was earlier released and is being flown around in their house backyards by many users, has now got an upgrade - the DJI Mavic Pro Platinum .
  • Did [SPOILER] Die in the Game of Thrones Season 7 Finale?

    Did [SPOILER] Die in the Game of Thrones Season 7 Finale?

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    Game of Thrones might be known for its character deaths, but hopefully the plot armor around Tormund and Beric's thick enough to help them survive the fall of the Wall . And it was like, "What?" There isn't a lot of certainty whether the two will be kept alive, and " The Dragon and the Wolf " episode director tries to keep things under cover, telling fans he honestly doesn't know what'll happen next.