Japan’s Amazon Planning Cell Phone Network of its Own

Japan’s Amazon Planning Cell Phone Network of its Own

Rakuten said on Thursday in a prepared statement it is planning to build a mobile network and hopes to launch services during 2010 and eventually have a minimum of 15 million subscribers. It is a big bold move by a company that began... 
Leadership at Airbus Under Heavy Criticism

Leadership at Airbus Under Heavy Criticism

Much speculation swirls around Airbus and the future of its senior management as probes over corruption have shaken the aerospace company and added fuel to the clash of egos between those at that top, said those familiar with this... 
HSBC No Longer Under Threat of U.S. Prosecution

HSBC No Longer Under Threat of U.S. Prosecution

HSBC has had its prosecution threat lifted in the United States over the allegation of money laundering across Mexico. The bank signed a document known as the deferred prosecution agreement or DPA that is considered a type of probation.... 
Researchers Find Link Between Canola Oil and Dementia

Researchers Find Link Between Canola Oil and Dementia

Confusion and memory loss are common dementia symptoms. Now scientists have linked canola oil to dementia in a just published report. Temple University researchers recently carried out an experiment to determine how the popular cooking... 
Why You Should Outsource your Content Writing

Why You Should Outsource your Content Writing

The web is the new frontier of doing business and this is hugely centered on the fact that it is a quicker, cheaper and easier way of reaching out to millions of potential clients. However, this is not a suggestion that every enterprise,... 
Study: Even Newer Birth Control Forms Could Increase Breast Cancer Risk

Study: Even Newer Birth Control Forms Could Increase Breast Cancer Risk

A major study just released found that even today’s birth control pills and other types of contraceptives that release small doses of hormones increase breast cancer risk in women. While links between breast cancer and hormonal birth... 
Lego Wins Copyright Case in China Against Imitators

Lego Wins Copyright Case in China Against Imitators

Lego won a landmark case against a pair of companies in China that made and sold toys nearly identical to the LEGO Friends range but using the brand Bela, said the Danish toymaker. This is the first time Lego succeeded in a copyright... 
Insomnia And Chronic Negativity How Lack Of Sleep Affects Mood

Insomnia And Chronic Negativity How Lack Of Sleep Affects Mood

Why a lack of sleep may be affecting your mood? Do you lack enthusiasm, and seem to have a negative attitude? Have you recently been edgy and agitated, causing you to snap at people? All of these problems can be connected with a lack... 
Discovery Buys Majority Stake of OWN

Discovery Buys Majority Stake of OWN

Discovery Communications will pay $70 million to take the majority stake in OWN the Oprah Winfrey Network. Up to now, OWN was a 50/50 joint venture between Winfrey, the television star, and the giant in cable programming. This deal,... 
Australia Investigating Influence of Google and Facebook

Australia Investigating Influence of Google and Facebook

The impact of Google and Facebook across the media industry is being scrutinized in Australia. The competition regulator in Australia said on Monday that it was directed by the country’s federal government to investigate if internet... 
Swift Action by Robert S. Mueller III Signals Peril for Trump’s White House

Swift Action by Robert S. Mueller III Signals Peril for Trump’s White House

Following six long months of work, Robert S. Mueller the special counsel has indicted two of President Donald Trump’s advisers and accepted a pair of guilty pleas from another two in exchange for the cooperation of both in his probe... 
Randi Zuckerberg Allegedly Harassed on Flight by Fellow Passenger

Randi Zuckerberg Allegedly Harassed on Flight by Fellow Passenger

Randi Zuckerberg said she was the subject of lewd sexual remarks by a man who was seated beside her during an Alaska Airlines flight. She said the flight attendants had been aware of the pattern of inappropriate conduct the man was... 
OPEC Backing Extension of Nine Months, Russia Not On Board Yet

OPEC Backing Extension of Nine Months, Russia Not On Board Yet

All members of OPEC support the extension of their production cuts in oil through the end of 2018. However, Russia has not yet made that commitment leading up to Thursday’s meeting that will be held in Vienna, said people who are... 
Caesars Entertainment to acquire Centaur Holdings LLC

Caesars Entertainment to acquire Centaur Holdings LLC

The stunning Caesars Palace It’s recently been announced that Caesars Entertainment is to acquire Centaur Holdings LLC for $1.7 billion, the biggest merger of 2017 in the US gaming industry. But who are these players, and what will... 
Black Friday Strong Online, While Cyber Monday May Set Record

Black Friday Strong Online, While Cyber Monday May Set Record

Black Friday turned out to be hugely successful for online shopping, but experts predict Cyber Monday may be bigger. Adobe Digital Insights is projecting Cyber Monday to take in up to $6.6 billion in online sales, an increase of 16.5%...