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Amazon Is Buying Whole Foods For $13.7 Billion


At the time, Amazon was worth $505 million, whereas high-end supermarket Whole Foods was valued at $824 million, according to data from FactSet. Amazon might be able to sell low-priced groceries as it makes its money from its online marketplace, and do to big grocery stores what it's done to many other retailers. Read More »

Cosby jury hears about his use of quaaludes

Former Temple employee Andrea Constand walks through the Montgomery County Courthouse before continuing her testimony about her alleged sexual assault by Bill Cosby . In a tense cross-examination, defense attorneys pointed out that several of Constand's initial statements to police, including the date of the alleged assault, were later proved to be false. Read More »

Grenfell Tower death toll: thirty people killed in London fire, police confirm

Firefighters are still working to completely extinguish the smouldering block of flats more than 24 hours after the blaze started, but a picture of the extent of the damage is now beginning to emerge. During planning in 2012, the building service engineering company Max Fordham advised that one option in the refurbishment was to remove "fire stopping" systems temporarily in order to install new heating pipes. Read More »

'At least 30' people now confirmed dead in Grenfell fire

London police say that the death toll in the apartment building fire has increased to 17 people and is likely to rise even further. Newham Council said it had carried out a fire risk assessment at Ferrier Point in March and no issues had been identified. Read More »

E3 2017: Sony, Microsoft, And Nintendo Booth Galleries

Sony has announced that the company will be bringing its massive hit game Shadow of the Colossus for its PS4 platform in 2018. Minecraft: Pocket Edition, Minecraft: Xbox One Edition, and Minecraft: Nintendo Switch Edition will simply become "Minecraft" - owners of all three editions will get the new edition on each platform for free. Read More »

IOS 11 Release & Time: 5 Things to Expect & 4 Not To


Another new feature that will be released in iOS 11 is an updated Siri and one of the upgrades Siri will get is a new voice. As Craig Federighi, Apple's senior VP of Software Engineering said, iOS 11 aims to be "the biggest AR platform in the world" through the help of ARKit, a program that allows iPhone and iPad users build augmented reality experiences. Read More »

Morton, Jr. Sells 3040 Shares of Seagate Technology PLC (STX) Stock

The stock plummeted -4.46 percent over the past month and rose 8.83 percent year-to-date. Moreover, Disciplined Growth Investors Inc Mn has 2.15% invested in the company for 2.46 million shares. Jefferies Group LLC lowered their price target on shares of Seagate Technology PLC from $55.00 to $50.00 and set a "buy" rating for the company in a research report on Friday, April 28th. Read More »

Switzerland ratifies automatic exchange of financial account information with India


Black money in Swiss accounts has been a point of contention between India and Switzerland. The Indian government will be notified soon about the exact date from which the automatic exchange would begin. Switzerland, however, has asked that confidentiality and data security rules be strictly maintained. The Council is the top governing body of the European nation. Read More »

IPad Pro 2017 Models Outperform New MacBook Pro Models in Some Benchmarks


The tech giant claimed that the 10.5-inch iPad Pro and 12.9-inch iPad Pro will be up for grabs in 38 countries that include the U.S., Canada, Australia, China, and the U.K. Apple's genuine tablet can't do all the things the MacBook Pro does. On comparing the iPads with the fastest i7 core processors, iPad Pro still manages to catch up. Read More »

Make India $1 tn Digital Economy in 4 yrs: Prasad To Industry


The first National Policy on Electronics was formulated in 2012 and approved by the Cabinet in 2013. "There is a need to look at the inward software market". Companies can also make India a hub of low-priced technology for cyber security , he added. "Digital India is the technical empowerment of Indians and our vision is to create an Indian model of development that will bridge the divide between digital haves and have-nots", he added. Read More »

Amazon is buying Whole Foods in a $13.7B deal

Whole Foods Market will keep its brand name and the headquarters will remain in Austin. The company, founded in 1978, has struggled to differentiate itself as competitors also now offer a plethora of fresh and organic foods, and has said customers may be choosing "good enough" alternatives closer to home. Read More »

How to Downgrade from iOS 11 Beta

Siri , Apple's personal assistant programme, will get an overhaul too. All New - iMac Pro: Giving us a sneak peak into whats to come in the future, Apple has quickly introduced the iMac Pro , their "most powerful Mac ever". If you continue to pull upwards, you will be taken to the multitasking screen, which shows you all of your recent apps, the app dock, and the Control Center on the right. Read More »

President Trump's Transition Team Was Ordered to Preserve Documents


The request asked staffers to compile all documents related to Russian Federation and Ukraine, but also asked for documents related to background research that had been conducted into five men associated with the Trump campaign: former campaign chairman Paul Manafort; Manafort's longtime business associate Rick Gates, ; Lt. Read More »

Minecraft Servers To Combine Later This Year

Players have been looking forward to cross platform games , at least on the ones that wouldn't give anyone an unfair advantage irrespective of the type of input device they use. We'll try to refrain from not mentioning the lack of Last of Us 2 . Here's all the details you need to know when it drops later this summer. In an interview with Gamertag Radio , the Senior Director of Product Management for Microsoft Albert Penello has explained why the company has made a decision to delay ... Read More »

The Weekend Chat: Whose E3 Conference Impressed You the Most?


It will be interesting to see if Microsoft is open to a similar arrangement for Minecraft . Save data from the previous versions of the game will carry over to this new one. It's different from Minecraft Realms , which are privately cloud-hosted servers available for smaller groups. "PlayStation is home to all the biggest and best game franchises in the world", Sony Interactive Entertainment worldwide studios chairman Shawn Layden said during a rapid-fire presentation of video ... Read More »

European Union sources: United Kingdom to agree Brexit divorce bill before trade talks

May was meeting the leader of the Democratic Unionist Party , Arlene Foster , on Tuesday to discuss a deal for support in parliament, where May's Conservatives lost their majority in last week's election. It is thought the DUP will eventually agree a deal with the Tories as the two parties have enjoyed close ties over the years, but ultimately because the Unionists are unlikely to want a Republican Sinn Fein-backed Jeremy Corbyn as the next Prime Minister. Read More »

Snow Capital Management LP Purchases Shares of 664745 Umpqua Holdings Corp (UMPQ)

Cortina Asset Management Llc increased Superior Energy Services Inc (NYSE:SPN) stake by 51,044 shares to 300,057 valued at $5.07M in 2016Q4. Ngam Advisors L.P. & worldwide copyright & trademark laws. The correct version of this article can be accessed at https://transcriptdaily.com/2017/06/15/umpqua-holdings-corp-umpq-shares-bought-by-menta-capital-llc-updated.html. Read More »

Samsung devices are vulnerable to hacking thanks one domain issue


And herе is how Samsung has actually done it: by letting an old domain expire thus leaving millions of smartphone users potentially vulnerable to hacker attacks. "Someone with bad intentions could have grabbed that domain and do nasty things to the phones", Gouveia, who is the chief technology officer at Anubis Labs, said. Read More »

Westpac Banking Corp Cuts Stake in American Airlines Group, Inc. (AAL)


It has outperformed by 23.95% the S&P500. Ameriprise Inc reported 0.01% stake. Westpac Banking owns 8,668 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Visa Inc now has $224.08 billion valuation. Trust Of Vermont, Vermont-based fund reported 934 shares. Utah Retirement Systems' holdings in American Airlines Group were worth $4,091,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Read More »

Rocket League announced for Switch with cross-network play

As of Rocket League , Psyonix is ready to go as soon as Sony gives the word. Speaking to Eurogamer this week, Sony's Jim Ryan said the company doesn't have "a profound philosophical stance" against cross-platform play and pointed to previous examples of such play between PlayStation and the PC. Read More »

Game Studio IO-Interactive Officially Becomes Independent


I would also like to thank Square Enix; it has been a great family to be a part of and we are proud of what we have achieved together in the last eight years. Luckily, it appears IO Interactive and Square Enix have concluded negotiations with a tremendously positive outcome. In a note published to its website, the publisher said it had to "regrettably chose to withdraw from the business of IO Interactive". Read More »

Apple Announces The HomePod


Voice control is via an array of six microphones. While Siri would respond well to your voice commands, the control is not only with it. It is safe to say , though, that judging from the reported sleek white and space grey design, it will definitely appeal to the aesthetic gadget-loving Apple fans and it will likely be a hot sell this Christmas. Read More »

Marnie Simpson reveals the moment she discovered Lewis Bloor had cheated


I genuinely feel sorry her'. The kiss follows Marnie previously ruling out kissing Kieran because of his history with follow housemate Rebecca Jane. In the Diary Room together, the new celeb guests spoke to Big Brother earlier in the week about their first impressions of the housemates. She continued: "There was music on. Read More »

Former Cowboy Rickie Fowler leads US Open

Open , according to Justin Ray of the Golf Channel. "But I'd rather be remembered for something that's done on a Sunday". Casey , who played in the afternoon, said he drew inspiration from watching Fowler's round on television in the morning. Read More »