• Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) Rating Reiterated by Goldman Sachs Group Inc
Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) Rating Reiterated by Goldman Sachs Group Inc

Analyst's Report Preview: Verizon Communications Inc . Management explained that subscriber growth was negatively affected by the recall of the "Galaxy Note 7" smartphones from Samsung Electronics Co Ltd (KRX:005930), and by a backlog of orders for the new "iPhone 7" from Apple Inc .

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  • Kremlin Cup; Daria Gavrilova; Svetlana Kuznetsova
Kremlin Cup; Daria Gavrilova; Svetlana Kuznetsova

With the title win, Kuznetsova earned the last remaining spot for the WTA Finals in Singapore edging out Great Britain's Jo Konta . "Luckily, my desire to play prevailed and I managed to overcome the tiredness. She has also booked the first alternate's spot at the WTA Elite Trophy in Zhuhai, China, and is one late withdrawal away from joining ...

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  • USA vote a choice between bad, worse: Iran
USA vote a choice between bad, worse: Iran

Iran's president Hassan Rouhani criticized the US presidential candidates' behavior during their debates. "Do we want such a democracy and election in our country?" Iranian President Hassan Rouhani believes United States voters can only pick between a "bad" and a "worse" candidate for their future president.

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  • At least seven dead in California tour bus crash
At least seven dead in California tour bus crash

Some used chainsaws to break open the vehicle to free the victims, while others worked outside the mangled bus, using ladders to pull people from windows. The report said all of the victims on the bus were believed to be adults, and that the driver of the bus was one of the company's owners. According to FreightConnect, a private data provider, U...

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  • Nintendo Switch Won't Play Older Cartridges & Discs
Nintendo Switch Won't Play Older Cartridges & Discs

It is created to be a hybrid for both handheld and home consoles making it enjoyable on the road while on the go or right at the comfort of your home. The Switch can't just be a shell that plays games if it wants to succeed. They released a 3-minute concept video that only gives brief hints of what the system might be capable of.

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  • Facebook finally acknowledges that some newsworthy content is NSFW
Facebook finally acknowledges that some newsworthy content is NSFW

The image, one of the most famous war photographs in history, depicts a naked girl fleeing a Napalm attack. Who will be involved in determining if a post is newsworthy? The disclosure in the blog post implies that Facebook will leave offensive images and other content posted up on its website - even if the content violates the company's comm...

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  • New York state cracks down on illegal Airbnb rentals
New York state cracks down on illegal Airbnb rentals

Airbnb says that the majority of listings in New York City are legal per short-term regulations, and doesn't plan for this to significantly impact its hosts and guests in New York . The legislation was fought bitterly by Airbnb, the home-sharing company valued at $30 billion. This June, Airbnb sued its hometown of San Francisco for fining hosts wh...

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  • Trump and Clinton neck-and-neck in Ohio
Trump and Clinton neck-and-neck in Ohio

Libertarian Gary Johnson had 3 percent support, Independent candidate Evan McMullin had 2 percent support. Only one of nine major polls show Trump ahead within a margin of error (LA Times-USC tracking puts Trump 45-43 ahead). "The Clinton campaign's investment in Arizona will portray the positive of the campaign: why Hillary Clinton is ...

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  • As Duterte embraces China, Japan's Abe set to roll out warm welcome
As Duterte embraces China, Japan's Abe set to roll out warm welcome

Next week's meeting will be the second between the two leaders. "In this venue, I announce my separation from the United States, both in military, not social... "We are also filling a letter, we are sending a letter to the office of the president seeking for justice and accountability for what has happened, particularly in the USA embassy dis...

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  • Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime: Secured with longer battery life
Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime: Secured with longer battery life

Samsung recalled the Galaxy Note 7 for a second time last week after reports of replacement devices suffering from the same exploding issues that plagued the original Galaxy Note 7. The three people in the U.S. were the first to sue the company over the Galaxy Note 7 issues. The date does coincide with Samsung's mid-November announcement, whic...

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  • Sexually-Spread Diseases Hit Record High, CDC Says
Sexually-Spread Diseases Hit Record High, CDC Says

There were 395,216 reported cases of gonorrhea a year ago, and the STD has become progressively hard to treat. Scientists at the CDC warned in July that the bacterium that causes gonorrhea , called Neisseria gonorrhoeae, is developing resistance to the antibiotic drugs used to treat it.

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  • The Google Pixel Is Too Dumb and Ugly to Replace Your iPhone
The Google Pixel Is Too Dumb and Ugly to Replace Your iPhone

These aren't Nexus phones, they're "made by Google " and their vision of what a smartphone should be. The two phones come in two sizes - standard and larger, phablet-style devices. Secondly, the changeover from our old handset to the Pixel wasn't quite as smooth as Google had promised. Siri is a big part of iOS now, but it took a few years to ge...

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  • Red Dead Redemption 2 announced, trailer incoming on October 20
Red Dead Redemption 2 announced, trailer incoming on October 20

Another possibility is that Red Dead Redemption 2 will star John Marston's son, Jack, but this is just speculation. Here's what we know so far about the biggest gaming news of 2016. It would align with rumors that the next Red Dead is a prequel, at least. Looking at the map closely you can spot the Great Plains area and Blackwater city.

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  • Amazon Prime Photos brings Family Vault, lets you add five users
Amazon Prime Photos brings Family Vault, lets you add five users

Additionally, that group can easily share photos and videos among themselves with a new shared folder called Family Vault , which could make it easier to compile vacation or special occasion photos in one place. What's significant about this new feature is that only one person in your Vault needs to be a Prime Member in order for the whole famil...

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  • Xiaomi's Diwali sale begins today: Best smartphone deals to look for
Xiaomi's Diwali sale begins today: Best smartphone deals to look for

The smartphone is expected to release into the markets as a prime example of Xiaomi's innovation. Xiaomi is expected to launch the Mi Note 2 soon but there is no price that has been confirmed yet and one analyst has an idea about how much it will cost.

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  • Agency that vetted Tesla's Autopilot for Europe concerned about the name
Agency that vetted Tesla's Autopilot for Europe concerned about the name

Germany's Federal Motor Authority has issued letters to Tesla owners over not relying too much on the Autopilot program while being on the road. Over the weekend Germany's transport ministry said it had asked Tesla to stop using the term "Autopilot" in advertising because it might suggest drivers' attention was not needed.

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  • Japan bans all Note 7 phones
Japan bans all Note 7 phones

Hongkong International Airport, Canadian aviation authority Transport Canada, Canadian Airlines, Australian airlines, Italian, German, Lufthansa, Air Berlin recently released their order to ban Samsung Galaxy Note 7. In Samsung's defense, it's in-house testing facility didn't find any problems with the batteries that came with the original batc...

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  • Netflix Shares Soar After It Beats Q3 Earnings And Subscriber Expectations
Netflix Shares Soar After It Beats Q3 Earnings And Subscriber Expectations

Netflix, based in Los Gatos, California, had blamed a price increase for slower growth earlier this year. Netflix also gained 370,000 new subscribers in the United States and 3.6 million globally, far beyond the company's own guidance of 2.3 million.

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  • How Safe Are the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Replacements?
How Safe Are the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Replacements?

A Samsung Galaxy Note 7 replacement model deemed safe by the company exploded on a Southwest Airlines flight in U.S. just before take-off, causing emergency evacuation of passengers from the plane. He threw the smartphone on the ground . The Galaxy Note 7 handset has become an expensive and embarrassing liability for Samsung by causing a g...

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  • Giants WR Beckham returns after hip pointer injury
Giants WR Beckham returns after hip pointer injury

Wide receiver Odell Beckham, Jr . has been quiet - on and off the gridiron, which is not good. With the Giants down 23-20, Beckham took a slant from Eli Manning all the way to the house to give NY a 27-23 lead. NY leads the Baltimore Ravens 17-13 after this score. The fireworks continued after that, however. The Giants, who have fallen into ...

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