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Ryanair offers to recognise unions in bid to avert Xmas strikes

Ryanair offers to recognise unions in bid to avert Xmas strikes Ryanair pilots in Portugal decided on Sunday to suspend their strike set for December 20 after the company agreed to recognise the unions and negotiate on Friday in a surprise decision, Portugal's Union of Civil Aviation Pilots (SPAC) said. [Full Article...]

Google X Development Center Is Going To Establish in Visakhapatnam

Google X Development Center Is Going To Establish in Visakhapatnam X plans to deploy free space optical technology, which transmits data through light beams at up to 20 gigabits per second between the rooftop boxes. Andhra Pradesh government has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Google X to bring Free Space Optical Communication (FSOC) technology to India to provide internet through AP's ambitious Fibergrid project. [Full Article...]

Free Shipping Friday Lets You Escape Going To The Mall

Free Shipping Friday Lets You Escape Going To The Mall As the site explains, the shopping holiday was started in 2008 by internet entrepreneur Luke Knowles . In all honesty, the promise of free shipping alone isn't all that special given today's retail environment. Best Buy Co Inc (NYSE: BBY ) - Every order made today is eligible for free shipping. What retailers are offering free shipping on Free Shipping Day? Lululemon Athletica inc . [Full Article...]

Weather Authority Thursday Night Forecast : Light Showers to Continue into Friday

Weather Authority Thursday Night Forecast : Light Showers to Continue into Friday This will also make for slippery travel through the middle part of the morning at least. Thursday night we'll be mostly clear to partly cloudy and in the low/ mid-30s. Next week there will be a warming trend with temperatures getting back towards 40 degrees by Monday afternoon. Follow us on Facebook , Twitter , and Instagram for the latest updates. [Full Article...]

The OnePlus 5T doesn't support HD streaming from popular services

The OnePlus 5T doesn't support HD streaming from popular services However, what remains missing on both the smartphones is a support for viewing HD videos on streaming services like Netflix and Amazon Prime Video. There is no time frame given for this update though. However, soon after users started to complain about the issue - OnePlus did acknowledge the problem and has now promised to bring Widevine Level 1 support, not only to OnePlus 5T but also t... [Full Article...]

Early storm dumps up to 6 inches of snow on mid-Atlantic

Early storm dumps up to 6 inches of snow on mid-Atlantic Areas south and east of I-195 will see the most snowfall this weekend. A man walks along a street covered by snow during a winter storm in Washington January 23, 2016. Sunday for parts of South Jersey. But another big factor that could keep down the totals is what has happened over the ocean, weather service meteorologist Chad Shafer said in his mid-morning update . [Full Article...]

Australia Vows to Counter China's Alleged Meddling

Wang also says tens of thousands of Chinese students in Australia set up shop as a "daigou" - or someone who buys luxury goods on behalf of people back in China - to help pay their university fees. Davis said. 'That they politically support the Chinese government does not equate them to being spies'. The prime minister has squarely put the blame for any diplomatic tension back on Labor Senat... [Full Article...]

Australian Parliament says yes to same-sex marriage in landslide vote

Australian Parliament says yes to same-sex marriage in landslide vote Equality isn't in our legal birthright of every Australian and this equality is long overdue", said Mr Shorten. The bill passed the Senate last week with 43 votes to 12, with Labor Senator Penny Wong reaching to hug Liberal Senator Dean Smith afterwards. [Full Article...]

Dieselgate: Ex-Volkswagen Executive Sentenced To Seven Years

Dieselgate: Ex-Volkswagen Executive Sentenced To Seven Years Oliver Schmidt, a German national who worked in VW's MI office, was accused of concealing software that the company used to artificially lower levels of harmful nitrous oxides in exhaust emissions. The government says he later misled USA investigators and destroyed documents. But his lawyers point out that he wasn't involved when the scheme was hatched years earlier by the company. [Full Article...]

New charges for man acquitted of pier shooting

New charges for man acquitted of pier shooting The federal indictment comes five days after a state jury found Garcia-Zarate not guilty of murder in the shooting death of 32-year-old Kate Steinle on a San Francisco pier on July 1, 2015. 30 rejected charges of first- and second-degree murder, involuntary manslaughter, and assault with a semiautomatic pistol. He said it fired accidentally when he picked it up. [Full Article...]

General Motors to launch autonomous ride hailing service by 2019

General Motors to launch autonomous ride hailing service by 2019 The automaker's president Dan Ammann reportedly said during the event that GM now makes about $30,000 per sold vehicle, but that it could make hundreds of thousands per vehicle through ride-hailing and delivery services. Delphi recently bought autonomous software startup NuTonomy and is also partnering with BMW AG, chipmaker Intel Corp. and camera and visual recognition software maker Mobileye. [Full Article...]

Infosys: Salil Parekh appointed as CEO and Managing Director

Infosys: Salil Parekh appointed as CEO and Managing Director Mr. U B Pravin Rao will step down as the interim CEO and Managing Director effective January 2, 2018 and will continue as Chief Operating Officer and a whole-time Director of the Company. Parekh has Masters degrees in computer science and mechanical engineering from Cornell University in the United States and is a B. Tech in aeronautical engineering from IIT-Bombay. [Full Article...]

Alaska Airlines to investigate sexual harassment claim made by former Facebook exec

Alaska Airlines to investigate sexual harassment claim made by former Facebook exec Founder of Zuckerberg Media and Facebook Live, and one of Facebook's early employees, Randi Zuckerberg said that the flight crew were "dismissive" of her complaints, telling her that the man was a regular on that route and that they'd tried to talk to him before. [Full Article...]

David Otunga Wins Custody Over Son Against Jennifer Hudson

David Otunga Wins Custody Over Son Against Jennifer Hudson Jennifer Hudson dropped the restraining order she filed against the father of her child, David Otunga , The Blast reports. Jennifer has worked on both The Voice UK and The Voice US this year. In the original request for the order, Jennifer claimed she had been "living in fear" of her former fiance. An attorney for Otunga told CNN his client "has never abused or harassed Ms. [Full Article...]

Waymo Trade Secret Trial Delayed After Uber Accused of Sneakily Withholding Evidence

Waymo Trade Secret Trial Delayed After Uber Accused of Sneakily Withholding Evidence He also said Uber employees used auto-deleting encrypted communication applications, effectively preventing a court from subpoenaing certain internal activity. It also said it wasn't obligated under Micron Technology, Inc. v. Rambus Inc ., decided by the Federal Circuit in 2011, to preserve evidence before Waymo sued. [Full Article...]

Permanent Court Injunction Blocks Uber Activities in Israel

Permanent Court Injunction Blocks Uber Activities in Israel Passengers will still be able to hail a taxi using Uber's regular service, whose drivers have the necessary licenses and insurance. It quoted Uber's lawyer as agreeing to "a permanent stay on everything to do with Uber Night and Uber Day operations in their current format". [Full Article...]

Koch Brothers Among New Owners of 'Time Magazine'

Koch Brothers Among New Owners of 'Time Magazine' Lacy said in a statement. Meredith Corp., a magazine publisher and broadcast company, will acquire Time Inc .in a deal totaling $2.8 billion, the company announced in a statement Sunday. employees considering its multiple layoff rounds this year . He soon began the still-thriving Better Homes and Gardens , which has a circulation of more than seven million. [Full Article...]

Martin Schulz's social democrats offer Merkel a coalition lifeline

Martin Schulz's social democrats offer Merkel a coalition lifeline Merkel believes Berlin can do business the way things are as she is leading an acting government with most of her former ministers, including SPD ones, still in post until a new coalition is formed. Two of Merkel's three terms to date have been in such a coalition. "We worked well together", she said, adding under the grand coalition , Germany enjoyed the strongest labor market for decades, a ... [Full Article...]

No. 8 Ohio State loses JT Barrett in 3rd quarter at MI

No. 8 Ohio State loses JT Barrett in 3rd quarter at MI Earlier in the drive, Barrett suffered an injury and was immediate walked to the locker room for further evaluation. MI took control of the game early, scoring two touchdowns in the first quarter. He also ran for 67 yards and a touchdown. Haskins was off the mark with his pass on third-and-five, but a defensive hold gave the Buckeyes an automatic first down. [Full Article...]

Trump Staffers Accused of Improper Contact with Women in Vietnam, Reassigned

Trump Staffers Accused of Improper Contact with Women in Vietnam, Reassigned The Department of Defense (DOD) is investigating three noncommissioned Army officers who allegedly broke curfew and met with foreign women during the 12-day, five-country visit to Asia, the Washington Post reports . The agency employs 1,200 staffers from all branches of the military. Many of its personnel are assigned to White House duties on four-year tours. The Secret Service directed media i... [Full Article...]


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