• Uber president quits over incompatible 'beliefs and approach'
Uber president quits over incompatible 'beliefs and approach'

Jeff Jones' departure is directly linked to the widely reported cultural problems at Uber , according to Recode , which broke the news. Jones, previously chief marketing officer at Target, was hired at Uber to help soften the company's often aggressive image.

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  • EU's Juncker says UK's Brexit cost will be around GBP 50bln
EU's Juncker says UK's Brexit cost will be around GBP 50bln

The divorce bill supposedly covers liabilities for projects which the United Kingdom previously agreed to help fund, as well as pensions for European Union officials who served during the period of its membership. European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker called Brexit "a failure and a tragedy". 'Of course we will miss her, ' Mr Juncker s...

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  • US Senators Just Voted to Gut Internet Privacy Rules
US Senators Just Voted to Gut Internet Privacy Rules

Few consumers have any choice of Internet provider, said Sen. "With this move, Congress is essentially allowing companies like Comcast , AT&T , and Verizon to sell consumers' private information to the highest bidder", ACLU general counsel Neema Singh Guliani said earlier this month.

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  • US March PMI Composite Index Slows To 6-Month Low of 53.2
US March PMI Composite Index Slows To 6-Month Low of 53.2

Although Mark Rutte fended off Geert Wilders' Freedom Party in last week's Dutch elections, Marine Le Pen is likely to be in the final run-off for the French presidency in May, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel faces elections. The Markit Composite Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) climbed to 56.7 in the current month, higher than the 56 reading r...

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  • German private sector growth hits strongest level in almost six years
German private sector growth hits strongest level in almost six years

German manufacturing output rose to its highest level in more than three years, while the sector as a whole saw growth surge to a reading of 57, a 70-month high. The euro area's accelerating economy is translating into faster job creation and stronger inflation pressures. Meanwhile, the greenback struggled for direction as investors awaited a vote...

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  • Google might kill Hangouts' text messaging feature
Google might kill Hangouts' text messaging feature

Some reports claim that Google is planning to ditch Hangouts completely and will start forcing users to choose Google Allo and Duo for the chat and video calls respectively. Google Talk, known as GChat, will be replaced by Google Hangouts in an effort to "streamline" Hangouts and Gmail, the company announced in a blog po...

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  • Andrew UMC announces annual egg hunt
Andrew UMC announces annual egg hunt

There's an egg-cellent treat in store for Hatfield residents next month, with the launch of the town centre Easter egg hunt. "We're really grateful to Cadbury for donating 100% of the ticket sales to Barnardos so every family that attends the hunt over the weekend is directly helping children and families around Ireland".

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  • This Grand Theft Auto 5 stunting montage is incredible
This Grand Theft Auto 5 stunting montage is incredible

All new content and gameplay created since the launch of Grand Theft Auto Online , including an extensive array of new Jobs, an arsenal of new weapons, scores of new vehicles, new properties and player customizations will also be available for the PS4, Xbox One and PC with much more to come.

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  • Android O preview is now available (if you're fearless enough to flash)
Android O preview is now available (if you're fearless enough to flash)

Although we can expect more information to be unveiled during Google's upcoming summer event. Android O will also come with app icon badges for notifications that will display how many notifications an app has. There are also a number of other additions to Android O which you can view here. Notification channels There are now four...

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  • Xbox Live experiencing sign-in and download issues
Xbox Live experiencing sign-in and download issues

MSA is Microsoft's single sign-on service which authenticates users so they can log into their various Microsoft services. Xbox Live is now experiencing issues with users being unable to log into the Microsoft-branded gaming network for not just the Xbox One, but also Xbox 360 consoles and Windows 10 PCs.

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  • Google Unveils Policies To Help Ad Buyers Avoid Offensive Content
Google Unveils Policies To Help Ad Buyers Avoid Offensive Content

It will now be handing over more control over ad placement to these brand and more closely be policing content posted on their video streaming platform. The new staff will be hired to develop new tools, which are based upon Google's innovation in artificial intelligence and machine learning. In his blog post, Schindler explained that Goo...

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  • Mahira Khan and Ranbir Kapoor attend Global Teacher Prize ceremony
Mahira Khan and Ranbir Kapoor attend Global Teacher Prize ceremony

A video of Mahira Khan's conversation with Ranbir Kapoor from Global Teacher Prize ceremony held in Dubai has taken the internet storm and grabbed the headline in leading news portals. The actor is also prepping for Sanjay Dutt's biopic directed by Rajkumar Hirani. Mahira had made her Bollywood debut this year with Shah Rukh Khan's "Raees".

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  • Microsoft Reveals New Type Of Xbox One Controller
Microsoft Reveals New Type Of Xbox One Controller

The Recon Tech Special Edition will be available for $70, which is also the standard price for special color controllers . Microsoft said on the Xbox Wire that military tech and sci-fi mechanical gear served as inspirations while developing the line.

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  • Drake Got A 'More Life' Flower Tattoo On His Arm
Drake Got A 'More Life' Flower Tattoo On His Arm

Each track on " More Life " flawlessly transitions into the next; However, Drake provides enough sonic switch-ups that no two songs sound alike throughout the playlist . " Teenage Fever " 15. " KMT " ( featuring Giggs) 16. No other artist today has so many people listening to the radio show on a Saturday like it's the 60's, but fans tuned in an...

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  • Nintendo Switch Comes with Cloud Save and New Improvements
Nintendo Switch Comes with Cloud Save and New Improvements

Online auction sites regularly show the Switch going for more than its markup price, with a median selling price of $440, or about 47 percent, according to an analysis from Ars Technica . Nintendo Switch owners were giddy with delight earlier this week at a rogue tweet sent out by the official South Park Twitter account . If demand for the Switch...

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  • The richest people in the world in South Florida
The richest people in the world in South Florida

The overall list boasts 233 more billionaires than in 2016, the biggest increase since Forbes started keeping track 31 years ago. Mr Trump would also have missed the big Wall Street shares rally following his election, assuming he sold off all of his stocks during last year's campaign, the magazine said.

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  • BioWare releases APEX HQ, companion app for Mass Effect: Andromeda
BioWare releases APEX HQ, companion app for Mass Effect: Andromeda

It's not looking that way. Fans have recorded and shared a number animations that aren't what they expected from the BioWare game . In a separate dialogue , Frazier also confirmed that the EA Access and launch day builds are identical.

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  • Microsoft ready to block updates for Windows 7 on latest PCs
Microsoft ready to block updates for Windows 7 on latest PCs

This issue occurs with newer hardware equipped with 7th-generation Intel processors ("Kaby Lake") and AMD Ryzen ("Bristol Ridge") chips. The change in support policies is a major change for Microsoft, which historically has supported Windows for 10 years regardless of hardware.

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  • Missing Indian clerics surface in Karachi
Missing Indian clerics surface in Karachi

Meanwhile a delegation from the Nizamuddin Dargah called on Minsiter of State (External Affairs) VK Singh and sought Government of India's intervention for the clerics' safe return. According family members, even as Asif was permitted to go to Karachi , Nazim was stopped at Lahore airport due to incomplete travel papers. However Indian agencies ha...

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  • Will Amazon's intelligent personal assistant Alexa kill Siri on iOS?
Will Amazon's intelligent personal assistant Alexa kill Siri on iOS?

With the integration, users can ask Alexa questions, shop, play music, and also control Alexa-enabled devices at home. And Alexa pretty much works in the same way it does on other Amazon devices. Some of Alexa's abilities to answer questions are also being added to the main app, while information about traffic and weather can also be requested.

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