- Tech/Social Media
- 2017-10-16 17:18:53Z
Today, Facebook announced it's acquiring positivity-focused polling startup tbh and will allow it to operate somewhat independently as it's done with Instagram and WhatsApp.
The company posted revenue of $2.98 billion and EPS of 37 cents for the quarter.
It appears that President Trump did not wish his youngest daughter a happy birthday.
In June, a band of artists furtively installed a massive, red, digital clock on the exterior of a building on the Queens waterfront.
Iraqi federal forces seized the contested city of Kirkuk from Kurdish forces almost unopposed on Monday in a stunning reversal of fortunes for Iraq's Kurds. The loss of the city and its nearby oil fields is a massive blow to dreams of independence for the Kurds, who last month held an independence referendum in anticipation of entering secession talks with Baghdad. "We took Kirkuk easily," a lieutenant in the Iraqi federal police Emergency Response Division told the Telegraph via telephone on Monday. "We are all brothers, there were not problems, some of the Kurdish Peshmerga even took pictures with me," said the 27-year-old, who gave his first name as Moqtader. The Kurdistan Regional...
Born out of a frustration with recruiting within the peninsula-trapped City of San Francisco, Terminal is a platform allowing companies to tap into talent abroad.
As allegations of sexual misconduct made against Harvey Weinstein continue to surface, The Associated Press and other outlets report The Weinstein Company is in negotiations with real estate investment firm Colony Capital for a potential sale.
MANILA, Philippines (AP) - The last two surviving leaders of a deadly siege in the southern Philippines, including a top Asian terror suspect, were killed Monday in a push by thousands of troops to retake the last pocket of Marawi city still held by pro-Islamic State militants, top security officials said.
Richard Jerram, chief economist, Bank of Singapore, said the recent elections in Germany and Austria point to immigration as an underlying issue in swings to the right.
Baghdad said Sunday that foreign Kurdish forces were present in the province of Kirkuk in what amounted to a "declaration of war", dramatically raising the stakes in its dispute with Iraq's Kurds. Kurdish officials denied Baghdad's claim that forces from Turkey's outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) were among its peshmerga fighters in an armed standoff with Iraqi troops in the oil-rich province.
It'll probably depend on your financial and martial situation.
Back in 2000, Apple released the Power Mac G4 Cube, a funky small PC designed by Jony Ive himself. "It was a very important product for us, we put a lot of love into it, we put enormous engineering into it," Cook said of the G4 Cube on stage.
A California couple is bound to make a pretty penny on their Model 3. Car-sharing service Turo has offered Chad and Min Hurin $500 to list their Tesla Model 3 on the app. Turo is essentially the Airbnb for cars, allowing owners to rent out their luxury vehicles when they're not in use.
Southwest Airlines will begin selling tickets for flights to Hawaii next year.
A little-noticed provision in tax reform could potentially affect retirees in the future.
It's not the days of constrained resources or terrible pay or the heart-stopping uncertainty that they're missing, of course.
Jim Cramer touched base with HP Inc. President and CEO Dion Weisler, who gave Cramer the latest on his company's 3-D printing projects.
With less than a month to go before you can get your hands on the new, more powerful Xbox One X, Microsoft is giving the unconvinced a chance to try it out at the company's retail outlets.
Public anonymity is quickly becoming a thing of the past.
While Airbnb continues to grow its number of hosts and guests on the platform, sending the hotel industry into a frenzy, landlords and building owners don't share the same enthusiasm for the home-sharing platform as Airbnb users.
A number of Twitter users are joining in a 24 hour boycott of the platform today, organized around the hashtag #WomenBoycottTwitter, to draw attention to online harassment on social media, including how women's voices are silenced by bullying and abuse.
"There is no place for the inexcusable behavior that had been reported, and we strongly condemn it," Andrew Williams, a spokesman for Goldman, said in an email. Harvey Weinstein, who has produced or distributed Oscar-winning movies including "Shakespeare in Love" and "Chicago
Under Armour's brand perception among America's youngest consumers is falling. According to Piper...
There's a whisper-quiet rumor making the rounds that Amazon is looking to establish a second headquarters outside of its initial digs in Seattle.
The Cleveland Cavaliers made several changes to their roster this offseason, and with them...
After the Harvey Weinstein critic turned her attention to Ben Affleck.
Toyota has hydrogen fuel cell transport trucks that generate no local emissions, and that have 670 horsepower and an 80,000 lb total weight capacity.
Pressure mounted Wednesday for Las Vegas police to explain how quickly they reacted to what would become the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history after two hotel employees reported a gunman spraying a hallway with bullets six minutes before he opened fire on a crowd at a musical performance
A massive hole called a polynya recently appeared in Antarctica's frozen sea ice. The...
Democratic Rep. Eric Swalwell, a member of the House Intelligence Committee, said on Wednesday...
The drama between Russian cybersecurity firm Kaspersky and the U.S. government just doesn't quit, but a new report may answer some longstanding questions.
By Alana Wise NEW YORK (Reuters) - Delta Air Lines Inc on Wednesday said the carrier would not foot the bill of a 300 percent tariff that the U.S. Commerce Department wants to impose on Canadian-built Bombardier CSeries, leaving the future of the planemaker's jets in limbo. "We're not
SpaceX is using another refurbished rocket this afternoon - this one is the the third Falcon 9 first stage booster that the company has refurbished and used again.
A 21-year-old victim of the Las Vegas shooting has filed a lawsuit against the Mandalay Bay...
The California Department of Motor Vehicles is changing its rules to allow companies to test autonomous vehicles without a driver behind the wheel -- and to let the public use autonomous vehicles.
It's a sequel that nobody really wanted -- certainly not fans of the seminal 1982 original by Ridley Scott.
The 145-mile jaunt between Flagstaff, Arizona, and Phoenix is almost entirely downhill.
High yields are nice, but sometimes a dividend is attractive because the underlying stock has issues.
It's no secret that the world's oceans are full of floating waste.
Iran will react sharply to any U.S. move against the nuclear deal with global powers, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif told the Iranian parliament Wednesday, according to a parliamentarian who attended the session quoted by state media. The comments were the latest in a series of tough remarks from Iran's leadership, showing a united front between its pragmatist and hardline factions as U.S. President Donald Trump prepares to harden policy towards Tehran this week. "In the closed session Zarif emphasized that if the Americans take any steps against the nuclear deal that the Islamic Republic of Iran will give them a more crushing response," Shahbaz Hassanpour, a lawmaker...
Metal racks sagging with dozens of blackened bottles were among the smoldering remains of a Napa Valley winery destroyed by wildfires that raced through a region famous for its fine food and drink. The ...
The US government recently prohibited federal agencies from using the company's products, and the FBI is reportedly convincing private entities to do the same. Its latest headache is linked to the NSA cyberattacks allegedly carried out by Russian hackers, who made away with official cyber defense
Did Mark Zuckerberg's VR tour of hurricane-struck Puerto Rico come across as callous to you? You're far from alone, and Zuckerberg realizes it... in a manner of speaking.
The latest news from the enormous Equifax hack is that the stolen records included 10.9 million driver's licenses from US citizens, according to the Wall Street Journal's sources.
President Donald Trump has made overhauling the tax code the focus of speeches and tweets over...
Intel's quantum computing efforts have yielded a new 17-qubit chip, which the company has just delivered to its partner in that field, QuTech in the Netherlands. 17 isn't some magic number in the quantum world, nor does this chip do any special tricks other quantum computer systems can't
Actress Rose McGowan says Ben Affleck knew all about Harvey Weinstein's behavior, despite his...
In the wake of bombshell accusations about disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein, Terry Crews is finally speaking out about his own encounter with a powerful Hollywood executive.
Since The New York Times published a bombshell report filled with sexual-harassment accusations...
A 3-year-old Texas girl is missing after her father allegedly left her outside at 3 a.m. on Saturday to punish her for not drinking her milk, reports say