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Explainer: Macron's quest for an international tax on digital services

French President Emmanuel Macron is pressing ahead with a digital tax in France, a move U.S. President Donald Trump described as "foolishness", and the French leader is keen to reach an international agreement on taxing big tech c...

Explainer: Macron's quest for an international tax on digital services

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EXPLAINER-Macron's quest for an international tax on digital services French President Emmanuel Macron is pressing ahead with a digital tax in France, a move U.S. President Donald Trump described as "foolishness", and t...
2019-08-22, 12:16

Uber Adds More Services to Its App in Its Quest for Profit Uber on Thursday unveiled a revamped version of its smartphone app that weaves together services from shared rides to public transit schedules while ...
2019-09-27, 10:32

CBOE to List LEAPS Options on Quest Communications International Inc. (Q) on Monday, June 22 Chicago, June 19, - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced it will list Long-term Equity AnticiPation Securities (LEAPS) options ...
2019-05-23, 05:16

Digital transformation: How one bank is using AI, big data and chatbots to create new services Two key executives at banking giant NatWest explain how the firm tests and launches innovative services that meet fast-changing customer expectations...
2019-07-18, 14:16

Trump tells France's Macron U.S. concerned with proposed digital services tax U.S. President Donald Trump spoke with French President Emmanuel Macron on Friday and expressed concerns about the country's proposed digital servic...
2019-07-19, 23:16

Digital assistants are repairing consumer trust in financial services (VB Live) Join this discussion to learn how digital assistants can drive engagement, improve customer experience, and build revenue for financial institutions....
2019-09-17, 09:32

A look at the global fintech landscape and how countries are embracing digital disruption in financial services This is a preview of the “Global Fintech Landscape” premium research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premiu...
2019-08-14, 17:00

U.S. proposes barring big tech companies from offering financial services, digital currencies A proposal to prevent big technology companies from functioning as financial institutions or issuing digital currencies has been circulated for discu...
2019-07-15, 03:00

UPDATE 2-Halliburton profit beats on international demand for oilfield services Halliburton Co on Monday beat analysts' estimates for second-quarter profit, as higher international demand for its oilfield services cushioned weakn...
2019-07-22, 15:16

US warns French digital services tax targets American companies, raising tariffs threat The U.S. Trade Representative's Office announced Wednesday that it had launched an investigation into whether U.S. companies were being unfairly targ...
2019-07-11, 06:00

Call9, a start-up selling digital medical services to nursing homes, is shutting down operations Call9 is shutting down operations, CEO Timothy Peck says. But he is continuing to run the company's medical unit and plans to pivot the business...
2019-06-27, 22:16

Telehealth industry defined: the services, systems, benefits & trends of a growing digital health segment This is a preview of The Digital Health Ecosystem research report from Business Insider Intelligence. 14-Day Risk Free Trial: Get full access to this...
2019-08-12, 15:00

TRANSPORTATION & LOGISTICS STARTUPS TO WATCH: The top 5 startups across digital freight services, warehouse robotics, AI, last-mile delivery robotics, and self-driving cars Artificial intelligence (AI), robotics, and self-driving technology are helping the transportation and logistics industry finally transform by cuttin...
2019-08-15, 04:00

World Federation of Exchanges and the International Options Market Association Assemble Exchange and Clearinghouse Leaders at the NASDAQ MarketSite to Discuss Coordination of International Regul NEW YORK (April 19, 2010) - Leaders of the derivatives exchanges and clearinghouse members of the World Federation of Exchanges (WFE) who have gathe...
2019-05-22, 21:16

Sport businesses become digital media companies in the digital media revolution Another post by my favorite sports influencer and thought leader, Stephen Bourke. He charts the present and the future of an industry that has enormo...
2019-07-02, 01:48

| EXPLAINER | You've won the lottery. Now what? If you are lucky enough to win a large EuroMillions prize, there are a number of steps you need to go through before the money ends up in your bank a...
2019-09-28, 02:32

|EXPLAINER:WhatisGDP? Gross domestic product or GDP is a measure of the size and health of a country’s economy over a period of time. It is also used to compare the size o...
2019-08-18, 22:48

|EXPLAINER:3waystoprotectyourbusinessfromcyberattacks Ask any South African company what their major headaches are right now, and chances are that security - including cyber security - will be near the t...
2019-07-20, 13:00

|EXPLAINER:Whatisaunittrust? "What is a unit trust?" is among the top-10 financially related questions South Africans search on Google, according to a report released by the sear...
2019-08-03, 23:16

Explainer: U.S. dollar intervention: What would it take? The strength of the U.S. dollar has long been a thorn in President Donald Trump's side. That has put the almost unthinkable scenario of currency inte...
2019-08-28, 19:16

|EXPLAINER:Everythingyouneedtoknowaboutgovernment'sEskombailouts An emergency R17.652bn authorised by the finance minister to Eskom, is not new money or separate from the R23bn government allocated to the power uti...
2019-07-25, 07:16

Explainer: What do you do after a data breach? A hacker has stolen the personal information of over 100 million people from Capital One Financial Corp , the company said this week, in the latest h...
2019-07-31, 19:00

Explainer: The Fed has a repo problem. What's that? As if the U.S. Federal Reserve didn't already have enough on its plate heading into its meeting on interest rates this week, chaos deep inside the pl...
2019-09-18, 08:00

|EXPLAINER:TheIvanPillaypensionissue,whatthePPsaysandwhatGordhandenies Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has made adverse findings against Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan. He has, however, taken her findings...
2019-06-01, 00:00

|EXPLAINER:Here'showtheUSinvestmentvisaworks-andwhetheryouqualify The EB-5 Investment Visa allows an investor to acquire a Green Card for themselves, their spouse, and all unmarried children under the age of 21, by ...
2019-10-05, 10:00

Explainer: What can Mueller tell U.S. lawmakers that we do not already know? When Robert Mueller testifies to the U.S. Congress on Wednesday, Democratic lawmakers are expected to try to pin down the former special counsel on a...
2019-07-23, 12:48

BJP's Animated Explainer On "How Article 370 Was A Curse For J&K" The BJP on Wednesday tweeted an animated video in which it explained the central government's decision to end special status to Jammu and Kashmir, sa...
2019-08-14, 19:00

Explainer: How do miners dispose of their waste in the sea? Sea disposal of mining waste could spread as Indonesia weighs adopting the technique for new nickel projects, as Papua New Guinea is doing for a gold...
2019-10-11, 10:32

Explainer: Turkey set to redraw map of Syrian war once more A looming Turkish incursion into northern Syria is set to reshape the map of the Syrian conflict once again, dealing a blow to Kurdish-led forces tha...
2019-10-07, 17:00

Explainer: Italy's PM Conte resigns. What comes next? Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte handed in his resignation on Tuesday after accusing his interior minister, Matteo Salvini, of putting his League party ...
2019-08-21, 12:48

|EXPLAINER:Ifyouhave'tippersregret',canyoureallyaskforarefund? A local waitress made headlines when she received a R20 000 tip – and promptly lost it, when the patron's wife requested that it be returned. But wha...
2019-06-18, 07:00

Explainer: What is at stake in Istanbul's election re-run? Voters in Istanbul will head back to the polls on Sunday to choose a mayor, after Turkey's election authority scrapped the results of a March vote in...
2019-06-20, 02:16

Explainer: What would it take for U.S. Congress to impeach Trump? U.S. President Donald Trump, under growing pressure from numerous investigations of him and his administration, last week scorned talk of being remov...
2019-06-03, 14:16

Explainer: What it would take for Congress to impeach Trump A dark cloud of impeachment has threatened President Donald Trump for many months, with Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives, where any suc...
2019-07-22, 21:32

Explainer: What is the EU's antitrust investigation into Amazon about? The European Commission has opened a formal antitrust investigation to assess whether Amazon's use of sensitive data from independent retailers who s...
2019-07-17, 19:48

The First Puzzle Quest Is Still The Best 2007's Puzzle Quest: Challenge of the Warlords combined tile-matching puzzles and role-playing game mechanics to create an incredibly compelling ...
2019-09-18, 22:00

Explainer: What extra U.S. farm products could China buy? China has agreed to make unspecified new purchases of farm products from the United States, President Donald Trump said after meeting his Chinese cou...
2019-07-01, 14:32

Explainer: Five questions about Modern Monetary Theory Like famed economist John Maynard Keynes, Modern Monetary Theory advocates think government has an important role in offsetting what happens when dem...
2019-08-07, 22:00

Immigration explainer: Is Trump following through on his campaign promises? President Trump is boasting that he's building his wall and slowing illegal immigration, but those claims only tell part of the story. We explai...
2019-09-12, 02:00

Explainer: Is it too late to hold an election before Brexit? Yes, probably Prime Minister Boris Johnson has repeatedly said he will take Britain out of the European Union on Oct. 31 with or without an exit deal. His opponent...
2019-08-14, 18:00

EXPLAINER-U.S.-China trade talks: where they are and what's at stake Senior U.S. and Chinese officials are meeting in Washington on Thursday and Friday in an attempt to settle their ongoing trade war, but a lasting p...
2019-09-20, 02:32

| EXPLAINER | Jamal Khashoggi's murder one year on Here is a summary of events in the year since journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed by Saudi agents in the kingdom's Istanbul consulate, an affair th...
2019-10-02, 01:32

EXPLAINER-U.S.-China trade war - the levers they can pull The trade war between the United States and China has gone beyond tariffs as the countries increase pressure on each other to cede ground. U.S. P...
2019-06-19, 16:48

Explainer: Why might Israel be heading to another snap election? Israel moved closer towards a new national election on Monday as Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu struggled to form a government only six weeks afte...
2019-05-27, 21:48

Explainer: Battle over Osram takes further twist An unprecedented bidding war has erupted over German lighting group Osram , with private equity group Bain swapping partners to team up with Advent t...
2019-09-25, 16:00

Explainer: Two nights, 20 Democrats - What you should know about the first 2020 debate When 20 Democrats take the stage next week for the first of 12 prime-time presidential primary debates, they will assemble according to months-in-the...
2019-06-20, 13:00

Explainer: U.S.-China trade talks - where they are and what's at stake U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping agreed this week to meet at the G20 summit in Japan in late June to discuss how to end a...
2019-06-20, 22:32

Explainer: Disruptions in the global shipping industry Oil shipping rates are soaring following a series of sanctions on a Chinese transportation giant and limitations placed on movement of Venezuelan cru...
2019-10-08, 00:32

Explainer: Impeaching a U.S. president - how the process works The U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday launched an official impeachment investigation of President Donald Trump after he encouraged a foreign l...
2019-09-25, 07:00

Explainer: The jet subsidy row that threatens transatlantic trade war The United States and European Union are edging closer to a tit-for-tat tariff war over aircraft subsidies as a 15-year-old dispute at the World Trad...
2019-09-27, 18:00

Four takeaways from the European elections – video explainer In the UK, the Conservatives and Labour have been decimated over their stance on Brexit, with Nigel Farage's Brexit party and pro-remain parties emer...
2019-05-29, 09:00

EXPLAINER-The jet subsidy row that threatens transatlantic trade war The United States and European Union are edging closer to a tit-for-tat tariff war over aircraft subsidies as a 15-year-old dispute at the World Trad...
2019-09-27, 17:32

Explainer: Why the UK's Brexit proposal falls short for the EU Britain's latest proposal for an agreement on the terms of its divorce from the European Union has been widely rebuffed in Brussels because it does n...
2019-10-04, 14:00

Explainer: Should Big Tech fear U.S. antitrust enforcers? The arcane topic of antitrust law is getting more attention with the U.S. government gearing up to investigate whether Alphabet Inc's Google, Faceboo...
2019-06-06, 00:01

Explainer: Impeachment is not a quick 'bye, bye birdie' - Pelosi Impeachment of a U.S. president does not mean an immediate ouster from office, or as House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi put it on Wednesda...
2019-06-06, 04:00

Explainer: Why Google has a target on its back in Washington The U.S. Justice Department is preparing an investigation of Alphabet Inc’s Google to determine whether the technology company violated laws to ensur...
2019-06-02, 17:32

Explainer: What's behind Haiti's deadly protests, and possible outcomes Haiti, the poorest country in the Americas, has been rocked by violent protests in the last month that have led schools, public offices and businesse...
2019-10-11, 22:32

Explainer: U.S.-China trade war - the levers they can pull The escalating trade war between the United States and China has gone beyond tariffs as the countries increase pressure on each other to cede ground....
2019-06-06, 00:01

Explainer: How might the Trump whistleblower mystery unfold? U.S. President Donald Trump's administration is in a standoff with leaders of the Democratic-controlled U.S. House of Representatives over a whistleb...
2019-09-21, 02:00

Explainer: Israeli politics deadlocked after second election: What now? After failing to secure a clear election victory for the second time this year, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu must wait days - or more l...
2019-09-18, 18:32

EXPLAINER-Why Google has a target on its back in Washington The U.S. Justice Department is preparing an investigation of Alphabet Inc’s Google to determine whether the technology company violated laws to ensur...
2019-06-03, 01:16

Explainer: What is a Queen's Speech and why has UK PM Johnson called one? British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is calling a Queen's Speech for Oct. 14, a move his opponents say is an attempt to limit opposition to Brexit we...
2019-08-28, 15:16

8K and the quest to express the 'real' To see is to believe: 8K resolution will express new details comparable to 'hyperrealism' oil paintings, according to Professor Yungkyung Park of Ewh...
2019-06-19, 05:16

What comes next for Oculus after the Quest launch Jason Rubin, vice president of special gaming projects at Facebook, said the Oculus Quest launch went well and it should have 100 games by year end.R...
2019-06-22, 16:48

Dragon Quest Builders 2 Is Even Better Than The First The first Dragon Quest Builders was an underrated gem, a delightful game that proved that Dragon Quest and Minecraft go together as nicely as peanut ...
2019-07-12, 02:48

Inside the quest to save GE Larry Culp stepped into an almost impossible situation last fall. General Electric, one of the most complicated companies on the planet, was falling ...
2019-10-10, 21:32

Who needs the Rift S when the Oculus Quest can do everything? With a slew of updates on the horizon, the Oculus Quest ($399) is now a must-have purchase for anyone getting into VR. Today's Oculus Connect 6 ...
2019-09-26, 00:32

Explainer: How U.S.-China talks differ from any other trade negotiations U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping are set for a high-stakes meeting in Japan on Saturday that could salvage faltering trad...
2019-06-28, 22:16

Explainer: How Trump used the U.S. government to chase conspiracy theories President Donald Trump has enlisted parts of the U.S. government and key allies in the pursuit of unproven or disproven conspiracy theories, some inc...
2019-10-10, 21:00

Explainer: Does a formal impeachment inquiry change anything for Trump? The U.S. House of Representatives made headlines by formally launching an impeachment investigation into President Donald Trump, but there is debate ...
2019-09-26, 02:01

Explainer: Can Britain's parliament stop a no-deal Brexit? Several of the contenders to replace Prime Minister Theresa May have said Britain should leave the European Union on Oct. 31, even if that means a no...
2019-05-28, 17:00

Explainer: Send him back? What it would take for Congress to impeach Trump A dark cloud of impeachment has threatened President Donald Trump for many months, with Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives, where any suc...
2019-07-22, 14:32

Explainer: What delisting Chinese firms from U.S. stock markets could mean U.S. President Donald Trump's administration is considering forcing Chinese firms to delist from U.S. stock exchanges, according to sources, a move t...
2019-09-30, 16:00

Explainer: After Mueller, what do U.S. House Judiciary Democrats do about Trump? Democrats in control of the U.S. House Judiciary Committee hope that Robert Mueller's testimony on Wednesday will boost their wide-ranging investigat...
2019-07-24, 14:16

Explainer: U.S.-China trade war - the levers each country can pull President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping will seek to revive talks to end a trade war when they meet on Saturday on the sidelines of a...
2019-06-28, 22:16

Explainer: If emissions keep on rising, what happens to oceans, glaciers and ice caps? The United Nations-backed Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change published a report on Wednesday investigating what is likely to happen to oceans,...
2019-09-25, 21:00

Explainer: What Google, Facebook could face in U.S. antitrust probe The U.S. Department of Justice is investigating whether big technology companies are engaged in anticompetitive behavior, addressing a rising tide of...
2019-07-25, 01:16

Explainer: Impeachment depends on 'high crimes and misdemeanors' - what are they? Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday announced a formal impeachment investigation into President Donald Trump, accusing him of e...
2019-09-25, 23:32

Explainer: What is at stake with Turkey's Russian air defense deal? Turkey took its first deliveries of the Russian S-400 air defense system on Friday, a development likely to trigger U.S. sanctions on Ankara and esca...
2019-07-12, 17:32

EXPLAINER-What Google, Facebook could face in U.S. antitrust probe The U.S. Department of Justice is investigating whether big technology companies are engaged in anticompetitive behavior, addressing a rising tide of...
2019-07-25, 00:16

Explainer: A look at the legal trouble facing Israel's Netanyahu Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will attempt to head off a corruption indictment at a series of pre-trial hearings that begin on Wednesday, in whic...
2019-10-01, 13:32

Explainer: The main players in Israel's next election, the second this year Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu failed to cobble together a coalition government despite weeks of trying and Israel will vote on Sept. 17 in the se...
2019-05-30, 04:00

EXPLAINER-What delisting Chinese firms from U.S. stock markets could mean U.S. President Donald Trump's administration is considering forcing Chinese firms to delist from U.S. stock exchanges, according to sources, a move t...
2019-09-30, 14:00

Explainer: Hong Kong's extradition bill and the opposition to it Hong Kong's extradition bill, which would cover Hong Kong's 7.4 million residents as well as foreign and Chinese nationals in the city, would allow c...
2019-07-01, 09:32

Explainer: What are the obstacles to Bayer settling Roundup lawsuits? Bayer AG is in mediation to potentially settle thousands of U.S. lawsuits claiming that the company's Roundup weed killer causes cancer, but some leg...
2019-08-22, 15:48

Explainer: Why Hong Kong's extradition law changes are fuelling fears Tens of thousands of people are expected to take to the streets of Hong Kong on Sunday in a bid to block changes to the Chinese-ruled city's extradit...
2019-06-06, 09:48

Explainer: How does the situation on the U.S.-Mexico border compare with the past? U.S. President Donald Trump has made immigration a central theme of his administration but has grown increasingly frustrated with the ballooning numb...
2019-06-07, 01:16

Explainer: Barr investigates the investigators of Russian meddling U.S. Attorney General William Barr has been traveling internationally to help investigate President Donald Trump's complaints that his campaign was i...
2019-10-09, 00:32

Explainer: How Chandrayaan 2 Moon Landing Will Unfold Tonight That's how the K Sivan, the chairman of the Indian Space Research Organisation, adds perspective to the highly complex Chandrayaan 2 moon mission as ...
2019-09-06, 13:00

Explainer: U.S., China more divided than ever as new trade talks loom Senior U.S. and Chinese officials have pledged to meet in October to settle their ongoing trade war but a lasting peace seems more elusive than ever....
2019-09-06, 06:00

EXPLAINER-What tools could Trump use to get U.S. firms to quit China? Hours after China announced retaliatory tariffs on U.S. goods on Friday, President Donald Trump ordered U.S. companies to "start looking for an alter...
2019-08-24, 05:16

EXPLAINER-U.S., China more divided than ever as new trade talks loom Senior U.S. and Chinese officials have pledged to meet in October to settle their ongoing trade war but a lasting peace seems more elusive than ever....
2019-09-06, 02:32

Explainer: What tools could Trump use to get U.S. firms to quit China? Hours after China announced retaliatory tariffs on U.S. goods on Friday, President Donald Trump ordered U.S. companies to "start looking for an alter...
2019-08-25, 02:48

How Important Is Hong Kong To The Rest Of China? An Explainer Concerns over Hong Kong's political and economic future are growing as pro-democracy protests drag on and turn increasingly violent, and China makes ...
2019-09-05, 09:00

Explainer: How important is Hong Kong to the rest of China? Concerns over Hong Kong's political and economic future are growing as pro-democracy protests drag on and turn increasingly violent, and China makes ...
2019-09-05, 03:32

Explainer: How the U.S. Congress could challenge Trump tariffs on Mexico If President Donald Trump follows through on his threat to impose across-the-board tariffs on Mexican goods entering the United States, the U.S. Cong...
2019-06-06, 04:00

Explainer: U.S. drug trial of Honduran president's brother A U.S. prosecutor on Wednesday accused Honduran politician Juan Antonio "Tony" Hernandez of smuggling tons of cocaine into the United States under th...
2019-10-04, 01:32

EXPLAINER-U.S. sanctions and Venezuela's trade and oil industry partners The United States last week imposed a sweeping freeze on Venezuelan government assets in U.S. territory and threatened to sanction any company that w...
2019-08-14, 21:00

EXPLAINER-How important is Hong Kong to the rest of China? Concerns over Hong Kong's political and economic future are growing as pro-democracy protests drag on and turn increasingly violent, and China makes ...
2019-09-05, 02:00

EXPLAINER-What are the obstacles to Bayer settling Roundup lawsuits? Bayer AG is in mediation to potentially settle thousands of U.S. lawsuits claiming that the company's Roundup weed killer causes cancer, but some leg...
2019-08-22, 12:16

Explainer: What early U.S. presidential polls tell us about the 2020 race Anyone paying the slightest attention to the Democratic presidential campaign has likely seen headlines on the latest "horse race" opinion polls, hig...
2019-08-21, 14:16

Explainer: Deadly civil unrest - what is happening in Iraq? At least 18 Iraqis have died in recent days in clashes between protesters and the security forces during street demonstrations that caught the author...
2019-10-03, 13:00

The Switch Is The Best Way To Play Dragon Quest XI Dragon Quest XI comes out on the Nintendo Switch tomorrow. I’ve played the original game four times all the way through on the PlayStation 4 and the ...
2019-09-27, 00:00

EFL highlights on QUEST: How to watch, when, what time? "Quest, the Discovery-owned free-to-air TV channel powered by Eurosport, is home of football highlights for the Sky Bet Championship, Sky Bet League ...
2019-08-02, 23:16

In Defense of Castlevania 2: Simon’s Quest The original Castlevania was one of the first NES games I played. So when the sequel came out for the NES in December 1988, I knew I had to play it. ...
2019-06-22, 20:32

Oculus Quest and Rift S now shipping Facebook -owned Oculus is shipping its latest VR headgear from today. Pre-orders for the PC-free Oculus Quest and the higher end Oculus Rift S opened...
2019-05-22, 08:48

Amazon’s continued quest to put Alexa everywhere It's an Alexa economy, and we're increasingly living in it. Amazon's virtual assistant moved closer to ubiquity at this week's Amazon devices event.R...
2019-09-27, 18:00

Ben Roethlisberger's complicated quest to be a better leader A season of drama in 2018 and shots from Antonio Brown left many questioning Roethlisberger's leadership. As the Steelers attempt to move on, Big Ben...
2019-09-12, 16:32

Explainer: Scenic Kashmir at the heart of India-Pakistani animosity The Muslim-majority Himalayan region of Kashmir has been at the heart of more than 70 years of animosity since the partition of the British colony of...
2019-09-18, 13:00

Explainer: How can Tunisia hold an election runoff with one candidate in jail? Tunisian presidential candidate Nabil Karoui has spent the entire election campaign in a prison cell but still managed to come second in the first ro...
2019-10-09, 19:00

Why we need political action to tackle the oil, coal and gas companies - video explainer The Guardian reveals the 20 fossil fuel companies whose relentless exploitation of the world’s oil, gas and coal reserves can be directly linked to m...
2019-10-09, 23:00

Explainer: U.S. enacts sweeping new asylum bar following Supreme Court decision The U.S. Supreme Court last week allowed a Trump administration rule to temporarily take effect that will radically reduce the number of migrants eli...
2019-09-16, 22:32

Explainer: 'Privacy coin' Monero offers near total anonymity Bitcoin's share of the cryptocurrency market is sliding, with a host of alternative digital coins gaining ground as developers race to create digital...
2019-06-11, 13:00

What does Turkey's military action in northern Syria mean? – video explainer Turkey has pressed ahead with its assault on US-allied Kurdish forces in northern Syria, forcing thousands of civilians to flee airstrikes and shelli...
2019-10-12, 12:32

Explainer: Why proposed changes to Hong Kong's extradition law are fuelling protests Cracks have appeared in the support base for a proposed Hong Kong law to allow extraditions to China, with local media reporting the city's governmen...
2019-06-15, 08:48

EXPLAINER-One possible culprit in vaping lung illnesses: 'Dank Vapes' As U.S health officials scramble to identify the root cause of hundreds of severe lung illnesses tied to vaping, one possible culprit identified so f...
2019-09-14, 05:00

Explainer: One possible culprit in vaping lung illnesses - 'Dank Vapes' As U.S health officials scramble to identify the root cause of hundreds of severe lung illnesses tied to vaping, one possible culprit identified so f...
2019-09-14, 01:00

Explainer: Can Trump use executive privilege to block congressional probes? Like numerous U.S. presidents before him, Donald Trump has invoked the legal doctrine known as executive privilege to try to block congressional inve...
2019-06-13, 02:16

Explainer: Why proposed changes to Hong Kong's extradition law are fueling protests Hong Kong's government has indefinitely delayed the second round of debate on an extradition bill that would allow people to be sent to mainland Chin...
2019-06-12, 13:00

Explainer: One possible culprit in vaping lung illnesses: 'Dank Vapes' As U.S health officials scramble to identify the root cause of hundreds of severe lung illnesses tied to vaping, one possible culprit identified so f...
2019-09-13, 23:00

Explainer: NASA aims to build on moon as a way station for Mars Unlike the Apollo program that put astronauts on the moon 50 years ago, NASA is gearing up for a long term presence on Earth's satellite that the age...
2019-07-18, 14:48

Explainer: Trump's claims and Hunter Biden's dealings in China U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday called on China to investigate Joe Biden, a leading Democratic contender in the 2020 race for the White House...
2019-10-04, 03:00

Explainer: Von der Leyen's rocky path to confirmation as EU Commission chief European Union lawmakers are likely to confirm Germany's Ursula von der Leyen as president of the bloc's executive Commission in a secret ballot next...
2019-07-12, 15:00

Explainer: Why is Huawei seeking $1 billion patent deal with Verizon? Huawei is demanding Verizon Communications Inc pay $1 billion to license the rights to patented technology, signaling a potential shift in the embatt...
2019-06-14, 15:32

Explainer: 'Stablecoins' in the spotlight as Facebook unveils Libra cryptocurrency The original cryptocurrency accounts for over half of the $285 billion global coin trading market. But that dominance is under threat, with a host of...
2019-06-18, 17:32

Explainer: Rebellion in Congress - How Peru tipped into political crisis Peruvian President Martin Vizcarra's drive to clean up the ruling class after a series of graft scandals has left the South American country with an ...
2019-10-02, 23:00

Explainer: China's celebrations to mark 70 years of the People's Republic Chinese President Xi Jinping will oversee a massive military parade through central Beijing on Oct. 1 to mark the 70th anniversary of the founding of...
2019-09-25, 05:32

Explainer: What is the Brexit backstop alternative paper British PM praised? British Prime Minister Boris Johnson referred for the second successive day on Thursday to "an excellent paper" endorsed by pro-Brexit members of par...
2019-08-22, 17:48

Explainer: U.S. dependence on China's rare earth - Trade war vulnerability Rare earth elements are used in a wide range of consumer products, from iPhones to electric car motors, as well as military jet engines, satellites a...
2019-06-04, 00:16

EXPLAINER-U.S. dependence on China's rare earth: Trade war vulnerability Rare earth elements are used in a wide range of consumer products, from iPhones to electric car motors, as well as military jet engines, satellites a...
2019-06-04, 00:32

Explainer: U.S. branding of China as currency manipulator offers few new remedies Formally declaring China a currency manipulator may scratch a long-term itch for U.S. President Donald Trump, but the move provides few new tools tha...
2019-08-06, 10:32

Explainer: Will China dump U.S. bonds as a trade weapon? Not so fast The trade war between Beijing and Washington has stoked concern in financial markets that China might opt to weaponize its holdings of more than $1.1...
2019-06-19, 18:32

Explainer: Barr gives top priority to investigating the investigators of Russian meddling U.S. Attorney General William Barr is personally involved in investigating President Donald Trump's complaints that he and his campaign were improper...
2019-10-02, 10:00

Explainer: U.S. dependence on China's rare earth: Trade war vulnerability Rare earth elements are used in a wide range of consumer products, from iPhones to electric car motors, as well as military jet engines, satellites a...
2019-06-19, 18:32

Explainer: Initial exchange offerings flourish in crypto market Initial exchange offerings (IEOs) are currently the most popular fundraising trend in the cryptocurrency industry, which has seen poster child bitcoi...
2019-06-21, 05:16

EXPLAINER-Can European steel forge a strategy to withstand U.S. tariffs? Steelmakers in Europe have been hit by falling demand and rising supply as auto-sector consumption has fallen and U.S. steel tariffs have disrupted s...
2019-06-19, 16:48

Explainer: Does the impeachment probe violate Trump's civil rights? The White House says U.S. President Donald Trump will refuse to cooperate with the impeachment inquiry by the Democratic-led House of Representatives...
2019-10-09, 16:00

Explainer: Why are the Amazon fires sparking a crisis for Brazil - and the world? A record number of fires ravaging the Amazon has drawn international outrage because of the rainforest's importance to the global environment and pro...
2019-08-25, 22:48

Explainer: Mysterious 'brain fever' killing children in India More than 110 children in India, most from poor rural families, have died this month from encephalitis, a type of brain disease that has afflicted th...
2019-06-19, 16:00

Oculus blocks SteamVR streaming on Quest The developer of an Oculus Quest app called Virtual Desktop introduced an experimental feature that allowed users to stream SteamVR games to their Oc...
2019-06-12, 23:48

The mad scientist behind America’s mind-control quest with LSD In his mid-20s, future crime kingpin Whitey Bulger spent time in the Atlanta Federal Penitentiary for hijacking and armed robbery. While there, he vo...
2019-09-17, 14:32

Re-inventing Windows: From NT to 10X, Microsoft's never-ending quest for the better OS Every version of Windows represents Microsoft's best effort to accomplish something new and important. Some succeeded, others failed. Ed Bott reviews...
2019-10-02, 22:32

How to Protect Your Data After the Quest Diagnostics Breach If you’ve ever had an overdue bill at a Quest Diagnostics office, it’s time to be more vigilant about your financial records. Yep: there’s been yet a...
2019-06-04, 21:16

Elon Musk is once again on a quest to ‘nuke Mars’ If there’s one thing you can say about Elon Musk it’s that he’s never lacked ambition. He’s founded a number of successful co...
2019-08-17, 23:00

The Next Smash Ultimate DLC Is The Hero From Dragon Quest Smash Ultimate is finally getting a hero: a Dragon Quest hero, that is. Today at E3, Nintendo announced that heroes from the Dragon Quest  role-pla...
2019-06-11, 18:16

Look At This Dragon Quest Slime Controller For The Switch Just like they did with the PS4 back in 2017, Square Enix is releasing a Dragon Quest slime controller for the Nintendo Switch, and everything about ...
2019-06-12, 07:48

The Oculus Quest Is How Virtual Reality Should Work Within 15 minutes of opening the package containing the Oculus Quest, Facebook’s new standalone virtual reality headset, I was playing a game. I wasn...
2019-06-05, 05:16

We put Oculus Quest’s two craziest new VR features through their paces SAN JOSE, Calif.—Oculus is clearly bullish on its wireless VR system, the Oculus Quest, which means this week's Oculus Connect conference is chock fu...
2019-09-28, 02:32

Guidemaster: 2019’s best VR is a battle between Oculus Quest, everyone else Enlarge / Front row: PlayStation VR, Oculus Quest, Valve Index, Oculus Rift S. Back row: HTC Vive, Oculus Rift, HTC Vive Pro. (Only headsets from the...
2019-08-21, 11:16

Cat Quest II Is The Purrfect RPG For Pet Lovers (And Fighters And Mages) The Gentlebros’ Cat Quest II, available now for Apple Arcade and Steam, is exactly what I wanted from a sequel to 2017’s adorable adventure. It’s got...
2019-09-25, 23:00

Dragon Quest Builders 2 Is Much More Than A Minecraft Clone Dragon Quest Builders 2 makes me feel like a creative genius. It accomplishes this bold feat through use of brilliant game design. In summary, no, it...
2019-07-12, 02:16

Nobel laureates on a quest for world peace Juan Manuel Santos, Lech Walesa, David Trimble, Jody Williams and Shirin Ebadi are analyzing the reasons for global conflict. Although they point to ...
2019-09-22, 19:00

Self-hypnosis, amphetamines? I tried eight hacks in my quest to be more productive Arwa Mahdawi spent a week trying weird and wonderful productivity hacks so you don’t have toYou know those people who get up at 4am to do yoga and wr...
2019-08-05, 12:48

TPD on a quest to reunite ring with rightful owner TUCSON – From a symbol of marriage to a family heirloom passed down generations, diamond rings can be one of the most important objects in a pe...
2019-05-25, 03:48

Helping People In Dragon Quest Builders 2 Gives Me So Much Joy In Dragon Quest Builders 2, you play as a little anime friend who knows how to build stuff in a world where building things is outlawed. It’s very fu...
2019-07-24, 20:00

Oculus Quest and Rift S hand-tracking just got better The more advanced Oculus VR headsets, the Oculus Quest and Oculus Rift S, have got a boost to their hand-tracking capability, after a July firmware u...
2019-07-24, 14:48

Oculus Venues events are coming to the Quest Oculus Venues, the platform's feature that crams stadium-sized experiences into a VR headset, is arriving on the Quest today. Venues gives you a...
2019-07-24, 12:48

Man on the moon? Why we said Apollo 11 was an empty, obsessional quest New Scientist was opposed to the Apollo missions from the start, and complained for decades that the money to send people into space was being wasted...
2019-07-19, 21:00

Djokovic will not ease up in quest to be greatest: Becker Novak Djokovic has already established himself as one of the best ever to play the game but the Serb, who clinched his 16th Grand Slam at Wimbledon o...
2019-07-15, 09:48

UK Reportedly Thwarted Yet Again in Quest Against Horny Teens The UK government’s plan to implement a mandatory, nationwide age verification system for pornographic websites attracted ridicule from technical exp...
2019-06-20, 06:48

I Keep Quitting Dragon Quest XI Thanks To Its Atrocious Music Ever since my friend and Kotaku comrade in arms Tim Rogers reviewed Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age last year with glowing praise, I’ve bee...
2019-08-31, 08:16

Facebook is doubling down on Oculus Quest — for better and worse At Oculus Connect 6, Facebook suggested that Quest will eventually become its One Ring to rule them all, but in the short term, it needs better softw...
2019-09-27, 14:00

Explainer: Philadelphia refinery blast puts new spotlight on toxic chemical Massive explosions that engulfed a Philadelphia refinery in flames on Friday has renewed concerns about the oil industry's use of a highly toxic chem...
2019-06-21, 19:00

Explainer: Japan's Abe faces headache from U.S. plan for Mideast maritime coalition Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe faces a tough diplomatic challenge from an expected U.S. request to send its navy to join a military coalition to ...
2019-07-18, 10:16

Explainer: North Korea's suspected submarine missile 'pushes the envelope' North Korea fired what may be a submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM) on Wednesday, which would be the first test in three years of what had be...
2019-10-02, 23:00

How a conference call sparked America's abortion obsession – video explainer White evangelical Christians are on the frontline of the US's anti-abortion movement. But not so long ago this group was not interested in the politi...
2019-08-01, 16:32

Explainer: Advertising execs point to five ways Google stifles business U.S. authorities investigating Alphabet Inc's Google for anticompetitive behavior have recently begun probing the company's $116 billion-a-year adver...
2019-09-12, 00:32

Nike Oregon Project closed down in wake of Salazar ban – video explainer Nike's Oregon Project has been closed down less than two weeks after head coach Alberto Salazar was banned for four years for doping violations. Sala...
2019-10-11, 17:32

Explainer: "Only Bibi" no more - Israel's Netanyahu seeks power-sharing deal After failing to secure a clear election victory twice in six months, Israel's longest-serving prime minister now seems to be calculating that he can...
2019-09-23, 17:00

Explainer: Big tech probes could break up firms, result in huge fines, or neither The potential penalties for several wide-ranging investigations into whether Facebook, Google and other big U.S. tech companies used their market pow...
2019-09-09, 22:00

Chances of destructive BlueKeep exploit rise with new explainer posted online Enlarge (credit: One of the slides posted to Github) A security researcher has published a detailed guide that shows how to execute malicious code ...
2019-07-23, 02:48

EXPLAINER-Advertising execs point to five ways Google stifles business U.S. authorities investigating Alphabet Inc's Google for anticompetitive behavior have recently begun probing the company's $116 billion-a-year adver...
2019-09-26, 22:00

Explainer: 'Only Bibi' no more - Israel's Netanyahu seeks power-sharing deal After failing to secure a clear election victory twice in six months, Israel's longest-serving prime minister now seems to be calculating that he can...
2019-09-24, 04:32

Explainer: Details on car tariffs fuzzy as U.S., Japan head for trade deal U.S. President Donald Trump has said Washington and Tokyo have reached an initial trade deal that he and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe are expec...
2019-09-17, 08:32

Explainer: Advertising executives point to five ways Google stifles business U.S. authorities investigating Alphabet Inc's Google for anticompetitive behavior have recently begun probing the company's $116 billion-a-year adve...
2019-09-12, 09:32

Mickey Callaway’s Mets quest has some Terry Francona in it The mentor owns two World Series championship rings as a manager and came within a Game 7 of winning another. The pupil manages the hottest team in t...
2019-08-21, 09:16

Vatican exhumes tombs in quest for missing teen After 36 years of looking for his missing sister, Pietro Orlandi had hoped to finally get an answer on Thursday when the Vatican exhumed two tombs ne...
2019-07-12, 10:48

Google's Quest to Build the Perfect One-Tap Smartphone Camera Across all three generations, the cameras on Google’s Pixel are extraordinary in their simplicity. You don’t get much in the way of manual controls, ...
2019-06-05, 18:48

Microsoft continues its quest to speed up Xbox One’s dashboard Microsoft's working to improve the speed and experience of the Xbox One dashboard. It is testing an update that adds more dedicated buttons to its Ho...
2019-07-25, 00:00

Dragon Quest XI On Switch Lets You Make NPCs Lie This week, Nintendo put out a demo for the Switch version of Dragon Quest XI, and it’s got at least a few new features we didn’t know about before. M...
2019-08-23, 20:48

Dragon Quest Builders 2 review: Building on success Dragon Quest Builders 2 is a bigger and mostly better version of the original. [credit: Andrew Cunningha...
2019-07-11, 18:48

Pizza Quest: A Cross-Country Guide to the Best Pies America has regional pizza styles all its own, and each one has a fascinating story to tell. This summer, get out there and taste them for yourself. ...
2019-07-31, 17:48

Pep Guardiola’s quest for control at Manchester City undermined by VAR Football’s occasional ability to provide a wrinkle frustrates Guardiola’s dreams of order despite a dominant performanceFootball remains a magnificen...
2019-08-19, 01:48

| Sarri says Juve need to 'lighten up' in Champions League quest Juventus coach Maurizio Sarri believes his side need to enjoy themselves more if they are going to have any chance of ending their 24-year wait for t...
2019-09-30, 20:00

Quest Diagnostics says nearly 12 million patients may have had data breached About 11.9 million Quest Diagnostics patients may have had their financial, medical and other personal information exposed in a data breach, the comp...
2019-06-03, 21:48

Nearly 12M Quest Diagnostics customers may have had data compromised, reports say Quest Diagnostics said that nearly 12 million customers may have had information compromised in a data breach.        ...
2019-06-03, 18:32

Classic Dragon Quest games come to Nintendo Switch Dragon Quest became the prototypical JRPG when it launched on the Nintendo Famicom in 1986. Its first two sequels formed the Erdrick Trilogy, cementi...
2019-09-16, 18:00

Moderate Islamists make new power quest in Tunisia Tunisia's moderate Islamists are hoping the genial Beethoven fan they have nominated to run in next month's presidential elections will break the mou...
2019-08-21, 09:16

Bauer? Wheeler? Where Yankees’ pitching quest stands Now , where were we? The dizzying inaugural London Series felt more like a month than a weekend, albeit a fun month. The only baseball conclusion to ...
2019-07-02, 04:16

Oculus Quest: Beat Saber is a blast when it has no wires Beat Saber has sold more than a million units on the older wired VR headsets. But it was meant to be played on wireless VR like the Oculus Quest.Read...
2019-05-22, 16:00

Quest Diagnostics says data breach could have hit nearly 12 million patients Quest Diagnostics Inc said on Monday it was notified by a billing collections vendor that an unauthorized user gained access to information on nearly...
2019-06-04, 14:32

How Domingo German could change Yankees’ pitching quest Their homer-less and winless streak lasted one game. Then the Yankees returned to familiarity Wednesday. They went deep twice. They won a game. This ...
2019-07-04, 09:48

An exhaustive look at Oculus Quest’s first day of great, wireless VR software Enlarge (credit: Oculus / Aurich Lawson) Three weeks ago, I had many positive things to say in my Oculus Quest VR system review. It's wireless, it'...
2019-05-22, 15:16

Quest Diagnostics says data breach could have hit 11.9 million patients Quest Diagnostics Inc said on Monday it was notified by a billing collections vendor that an unauthorized user gained access to information on nearly...
2019-06-03, 19:16

Amazon’s Fashion Quest Continues With the Drop and StyleSnap The world's largest online retailer goes after a new, more fashionable kind of shopper: social media influencers, and the people who love to follow t...
2019-06-08, 13:16

Hemp CFO's Quest: Educate Banks, Auditors on the Benefits of CBD John Philpott’s new job is much like that of any other finance chief guiding a growing company to a public-market debut. But something makes the proc...
2019-09-22, 23:32

Oculus Quest's hand tracking is a new level of VR immersion Even though we had an inkling Oculus was working on hand tracking, it was still a huge surprise to see just how it would be implementing the feature....
2019-09-27, 18:00

Oculus CTO John Carmack on the VR challenges of the Quest and Rift S Give Doom co-creator and Oculus CTO John Carmack 90 minutes to talk, and you can expect be inundated with tons of geeky technical details. That basic...
2019-09-27, 18:00

Never count out Queen Serena on her quest for a Grand Slam "Serena Williams might be struggling for fitness and for form - but that does not mean she can\u0027t fight her way through to yet another Grand Slam...
2019-05-28, 09:01

Oculus Quest to Get Hand Tracking Early Next Year Facebook hosted the sixth Oculus Connect conference where the company shared its vision for VR (virtual Reality) and plans to build the future of com...
2019-09-27, 07:32

'Football is life' -- Nigeria's quest to become a footballing force Rarely is there respite when trying to transform a country's sporting fortunes. For all the talent, there are the obstacles; for all the expectations...
2019-05-29, 14:16

Video: The latest on Ferrari's quest to solve its F1 car's problems The Monaco Grand Prix was yet another difficult weekend for Ferrari and, even before Charles Leclerc's qualifying and race disasters, a chasmic Formu...
2019-05-28, 00:48

How China’s Rise Spurs Quest for Homegrown Giants “National champions” are back in fashion, particularly in Europe. The term is code for government support for home-grown corporate powerhouses as a w...
2019-06-07, 06:16

Destiny Players Are Getting Fed Up With A Ridiculous Grenade Launcher Quest For months, hardcore Destiny 2 players have been trying to scale their way up to a seemingly impossible mountaintop. The Mountaintop, in fact… becaus...
2019-07-23, 05:48

Andrew Yang’s Quest to ‘Make America Think Harder’ The entrepreneur turned presidential candidate is explaining automation to the masses. And as voters realize he is serious and substantive, he is gai...
2019-09-06, 22:00

Man’s $10K quest to find mom a mate gets an online dating boost Some dating app users can cash in on swiping right. An Upper East Side man — who recently offered a $10,000 reward to whoever can find his mother a m...
2019-06-18, 20:00

Phil Mickelson’s quest to end US Open nightmare is on its last legs Phil Mickelson will turn 49 Sunday, the day of the final round of the U.S. Open at Pebble Beach. What are the chances that he’ll be standing on the f...
2019-06-10, 01:32

In quest for deal, Jags' Ngakoue skips minicamp After initially planning on attending every offseason workout, defensive end Yannick Ngakoue now says he won't be at the Jaguars' mandatory minicamp ...
2019-06-10, 21:32

Explainer: Abe, Trump head for trade deal; auto tariffs a sticking point U.S. President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe are expected to clinch a deal on farm tariffs and digital trade when they meet in ...
2019-09-20, 14:00

Explainer: Why Asia's biggest economies are backing hydrogen fuel cell cars China, Japan and South Korea have set ambitious targets to put millions of hydrogen-powered vehicles on their roads by the end of the next decade at ...
2019-09-18, 08:00

Explainer: China's rare earth supplies could be vital bargaining chip in U.S. trade war Rare earth elements are used in a wide range of consumer products, from iPhones to electric car motors, as well as military jet engines, satellites a...
2019-05-23, 07:00

Explainer: Hong Kong's 'borrowed time' - worry about 2047 hangs over protests Hong Kong's protest movement began as opposition to a now-suspended extradition bill but evolved into a direct challenge to the city's government and...
2019-08-23, 11:48

Explainer: Separatist takeover of Yemen's Aden leaves Saudi Arabia in a bind The southern separatists' takeover of Aden, the interim seat of Yemen's government, could leave Saudi Arabia struggling to hold together a military c...
2019-08-11, 17:00

EXPLAINER-China's rare earth supplies could be vital bargaining chip in U.S. trade war Rare earth elements are used in a wide range of consumer products, from iPhones to electric car motors, as well as military jet engines, satellites a...
2019-05-23, 00:00

‘Dragon Quest Walk’ turns ‘Pokemon Go’ into a full-scale RPG There have been multiple Pokemon Go clones in the years since the mobile phenomenon launched, but none have made a fraction of the impact as the orig...
2019-06-04, 01:48

Michael Rooker joins Amazon's quest for The Dark Tower According to Deadline, grizzled space pirate Michael Rooker has joined the cast of the pilot for Amazon’s The Dark Tower show, which is going to be a...
2019-06-12, 08:48

Justice Department: Census citizenship quest wasn’t devious NEW YORK (AP) — Justice Department lawyers say new claims casting the addition of a citizenship question to the 2020 census in a devious light are fa...
2019-06-04, 02:48

Red Matter’s developers pull off a near-perfect Oculus Quest port It’s difficult to comprehend how Vertical Robot made such an excellent Oculus Quest port of Red Matter. Cofounder Norman Schaar tells us how.Read Mor...
2019-08-12, 13:00

Dragon Quest Builders 2 expands just about everything in a fight against an evil cult Square Enix showed off more about Dragon Quest Builders 2 today during its Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) press briefing today in Los Angeles. It...
2019-06-11, 04:16

Yankees claim Cory Gearrin in quest for bullpen depth The Yankees’ stockpiling of arms continued with Cory Gearrin on Friday. Gearrin, a right-handed reliever, was claimed off waivers from the Mari...
2019-08-24, 00:48

Respawn ‘loves the Quest’ even if Medal of Honor’s VR focus is the Rift Respawn Entertainment may be focused on making Medal of Honor: Above and Beyond for the Oculus Rift, but it has some love for the Quest as well.Read ...
2019-10-06, 18:32

Trump wins U.S. court victory in quest for transgender military ban A U.S. appeals court handed President Donald Trump a victory in his effort to ban most transgender people from the military, ordering a judge to reco...
2019-06-14, 23:32

Luis Severino’s hectic mindset as comeback quest heats up Luis Severino and Dellin Betances could both make rehab appearances in minor league playoff games on Friday. The Yankees pitchers — with a combined s...
2019-09-04, 03:32

19 million patient records were stolen from Quest Diagnostics and LabCorp A security breach at a billing company has resulted in nearly 20 million patients of LabCorp and Quest Diagnostics getting their information stolen f...
2019-06-05, 21:00

No plastic please, Mum: my quest to make waste-free packed lunches The average lunchbox contains lots of needless wrapping. So how easy is to create eco-friendly alternatives – and will children eat them?A couple of ...
2019-06-06, 23:48

This Lunch Quest exclusive takes kid skaters on a magical adventure Koyama Press always makes sure to include some kid-friendly releases in its publishing slate, and these books tend to be some of the more imaginative...
2019-06-05, 19:16

Beat Saber VR gets 360-degree play, but only the Oculus Quest can manage it If you've been following the steady release of VR games over the past few years, you've probably heard of Beat Saber: a frenetic, rhythm-ba...
2019-06-17, 18:32

Mickelson's quest for career grand slam put on hold again Phil Mickelson failed to drain birdie putts early and self-destructed late to finish with a 75 and another disappointing weekend at the U.S. Open &#...
2019-06-16, 03:32

Toyota tests solar-powered Prius in quest for plugless EV Toyota engineers fitted ultra-thin solar panels in a Prius to see whether they could generate enough electricity to power the car for long distances....
2019-09-12, 19:00

Oculus Quest gets Go apps, Passthrough+, and easier firmware updates Oculus is pushing version 9.0 of its firmware to Quest headsets today, improving the updating process and adding support for Go apps, among other fea...
2019-10-02, 23:00

Oculus Quest keeps improving in important but screenshot-defying ways Trying to explain what makes VR special is like talking about TV through a radio, and recent improvements are defying screenshots and easy descriptio...
2019-08-17, 10:00

The Difficult Dilemma Of Dragon Quest XI’s Post Credit Sequence Dragon Quest XI is a very long game full of tragic twists and turns, so when my journey finally came to an end, it felt like a real accomplishment. T...
2019-06-22, 20:32

Girl’s Quest to Sing With Berlin’s Boys’ Choir Is Dashed The 9-year-old’s lawsuit had said that rejecting girls denied them access to a high-quality educational opportunity. The choir said the problem was h...
2019-08-16, 17:32

What Oculus Quest nails and misses: Hardware, software, and pricing After testing the Oculus Quest standalone headset a bit of advice: if you're going to be an early adopter, be aware of the company's software return ...
2019-06-04, 20:32

Oculus Quest’s secret trick: It can double as a wired PC VR headset Enlarge / Not pictured here: the USB Type-C cable needed to connect the Quest to a gaming PC to take advantage of today's announced news. (credit: O...
2019-09-27, 07:32

Why Oculus Quest’s high prices might make me return my headset Oculus nailed so many details of its Quest hardware and OS, but high software pricing and multiple batteries to drain are making me reconsider my pur...
2019-05-30, 07:16

Best Oculus Quest games 2019: the must-play VR titles you don't want to miss Riding into 2019 on a wave of hype, the Oculus Quest has captivated seasoned VR gamers and newcomers alike. That's partly down to its untethered...
2019-07-03, 14:32

Oculus Quest gets Venues and control tweaks, will run Go apps later in 2019 Multiple updates to Oculus's premium standalone headset will make it easier to use, and potentially expand its catalog with numerous Go apps.Read Mor...
2019-07-24, 15:32

Nadal begins quest for 12th Roland Garros title Defending champion Rafa Nadal begins his French Open campaign on Monday, seeking his 12th title and 18th Grand Slam while looking to dismiss any doub...
2019-05-27, 07:32

Amazon launches Prime Video VR for Oculus Go, Quest, and Gear VR Amazon is expanding both the catalog and platforms of its Prime Video service, adding a collection of 360-degree videos and Oculus headset support.Re...
2019-07-24, 21:32

New Oculus wireless VR device called ‘Quest’ shows potential It’s been five years since Facebook shelled out $2 billion to buy Oculus — and finally, the virtual-reality startup has produced a device that may gr...
2019-07-06, 03:48

Fallout 76's New Project Paradise Quest Has You Do Genetic Experiments For Big Pharma Without stuff to kill, the masses in Bethesda’s online survival game Fallout 76 tend to get restless, taking aim at one another when nothing else wor...
2019-05-23, 06:48

Fandango launches its video service on Oculus Go and Quest headsets You now have a particularly easy way to watch newer movies and TV shows on Oculus' self-contained VR headsets. Fandango has made its FandangoNO...
2019-09-26, 00:32

Google takes users inside its never-ending quest to map everything in the world If you’re a Google Maps user, you’ve no doubt noticed how feature-rich the service has grown in recent months, with Google over the last ...
2019-07-23, 03:48

Quest Diagnostics Says 11.9 Million Patients Possibly Affected by Breach Quest Diagnostics said the billing collections firm it works with experienced a data breach on its web payment platform that may have affected 11.9 m...
2019-06-03, 14:32

Von der Leyen faces crucial vote in quest to lead EU executive Germany's Ursula von der Leyen faces a make-or-break vote on Tuesday in her quest to be the European Commission's first female leader, and a raft of ...
2019-07-16, 03:32

Dragon Quest Builders 2 review — Busywork is happy work Dragon Quest Builders 2 for PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch is better than the original in every way. It's from Omega Force and Square Enix.Read Mo...
2019-07-11, 13:32

Square Enix's answer to 'Pokémon Go' is 'Dragon Quest Walk' Square Enix today announced its own AR exploration game in the style of Pokémon Go. Dragon Quest Walk will include challenges to visit real-wo...
2019-06-03, 19:16

Hand Tracking on the Oculus Quest Feels Pretty Magical The Oculus Rift, Facebook’s cord-free VR headset that starts at just $400, is getting a couple of new features over the next year. I had the opportun...
2019-09-27, 14:32

Trump expected to abandon quest to get citizenship question on census Trump will pursue other avenues for demanding citizenship information after the Supreme Court blocked his census efforts, according to current and fo...
2019-07-11, 22:48

Explainer: Chinese woman arrested at Trump's Mar-a-Lago takes unusual legal path A Chinese woman charged in March with lying to get into U.S. President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort while carrying multiple electronic devices, h...
2019-06-12, 23:16

Explainer: Ex-Google engineer faces severe penalties in self-driving trade secrets case U.S. prosecutors on Tuesday brought a criminal case against a former high-ranking Google engineer, alleging he stole confidential technology from the...
2019-08-28, 03:48

Oculus Quest looks to kill controllers with hand tracking update next year The Oculus Quest VR headset will get hand tracking through a firmware update in 2020, it was announced at this year's Oculus Connect 6 conferenc...
2019-09-26, 04:32

Dragon Quest Builders 2 review – a crafting game with solid foundations Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4; Square Enix Like Minecraft but with more constraints, this gentle, humorous adventure game mixes world-building with ...
2019-07-11, 14:48

Facebook denies that Oculus Quest and Rift S share your room data A claim that Facebook's VR headsets may be gathering images and 3D data for the social media giant is unfounded, the company says, though that could ...
2019-09-05, 08:00

Phil Mickelson’s latest quest for career Grand Slam fades away PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — It isn’t completely official. That will come on Sunday when the 119th U.S. Open comes to its conclusion. But Phil Mickelson’s ...
2019-06-16, 08:48

Derek Jeter’s unanimous Hall of Fame quest gains steam If Mariano Rivera’s unanimous election to the Hall of Fame opened the floodgates, it’s only logical Derek Jeter would be next. The legendary Yankee s...
2019-07-25, 01:48

Collecting Things (And Silly Animals) In Dragon Quest Builders 2 Is Stressful Fun There has never been a video game checklist that I didn’t simultaneously love and hate. The Explorer’s Shores islands found in Dragon Quest Builders ...
2019-08-24, 17:16

Fear, Tears, and Summer Camp: One 11-Year-Old’s Quest to See Terminator 2: Judgment Day Today is August 29, a very important day in the lore of Terminator. August 29, 1997 was originally Judgment Day, the day Skynet became self-aware and...
2019-08-30, 09:48

Ringside Seat: Lomachenko's quest to unify division continues against Campbell Vasiliy Lomachenko's goal is to unify the lightweight division, and against Luke Campbell on Saturday, he has a chance to add one more belt to his co...
2019-08-30, 14:48

Books on border wall, Tribe Called Quest on awards longlist A memoir by chef Iliana Regan and Hanif Abdurraqib’s best-selling chronicle of A Tribe Called Quest are among the works on the nonfiction longlist fo...
2019-09-19, 17:00

UPDATE 3-Keane, C&J merge in quest for pricing power as oil producers cut budgets Oilfield services provider Keane Group Inc will merge with rival C&J Energy Services in a $746 million deal, giving the companies the much-needed pri...
2019-06-17, 18:48

Superhot VR studio tested ‘larger’ levels for Oculus Quest port Superhot VR studio Superhot Team experimented with larger levels for the Oculus Quest port of their hit game -- but found it wasn't a good idea.Read ...
2019-05-26, 08:16

Oculus Quest: Download these five video games for the new virtual reality headset The Oculus Quest, Facebook's latest virtual reality headset, is now available. Here's some of the best VR video games to try with the new d...
2019-06-01, 16:48

Uber overhauls app in quest to build 'operating system for everyday life' Company to merge ride-hailing and food-delivery apps and offer information on public transport and other travel optionsUber has announced a slew of u...
2019-09-27, 02:00

Former Blink-182 guitarist Tom DeLonge talks his quest to prove aliens exist Most people know Tom DeLonge from his days performing as a member of the band Blink-182 but the musician has found another calling: proving UFOs and ...
2019-06-01, 21:32

Dragon Quest XI's hero comes to 'Super Smash Bros. Ultimate' this summer Nintendo's E3 Direct opened up with one of the bigger announcements fans were waiting for: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate DLC. This time around, it&...
2019-06-12, 06:32

Opinion: Not everybody is supporting US women's team in 2019 World Cup quest With Spain in the rear-view mirror and France on the horizon, most American sports fans are all on board with the U.S. women’s World Cup soccer...
2019-06-28, 02:48

Horror VR classic Dreadhalls is coming to Oculus Quest in time for Halloween VR horror game Dreadhalls hits Oculus Quest on October 3 for $9.99. Full cross-buy support is available for those who bought it on Oculus Rift.Read M...
2019-09-16, 01:00

Amazon's quest for constant growth is not leaving it with many friends — except for Wall Street From industry stalwarts to high-profile politicians, seemingly everyone's turning their backs onAmazon these days, with one notable exception: W...
2019-08-11, 17:00

Lab Testing Giant Quest Diagnostics Says Data Breach May Have Hit Nearly 12 Million Patients Clinical lab testing titan Quest Diagnostics acknowledged in a press release on Monday that an “unauthorized user” had gained access to personal info...
2019-06-04, 11:32

Sudan: Mass rallies turn deadly in quest for civilian rule There have been reports of sniper fire at mass rallies in Sudan, with at least seven people dying. Large crowds took to the streets across the county...
2019-07-01, 01:32

A tech toolbox of new and old: inside the painful quest of relocating family missing in war But as the world becomes ever rifer with refugees, internal displacement and conflict much of the work of humanitarian actors now centers on trying t...
2019-07-02, 22:16

Quest Diagnostics announces possible data breach affecting almost 12 million patients Quest Diagnostics said the personal and medical information of nearly 12 million people, including their Social Security numbers, has potentially bee...
2019-06-04, 01:32

Deal for Naval Outpost Furthers China's Quest for Military Network China has signed a secret agreement allowing its armed forces to use a Cambodian navy base, as Beijing works to boost its ability to project military...
2019-07-22, 02:00

Trump campaign sets sights on Latinx voters in quest to win Florida Given the state’s notoriously close margin in elections – Trump carried the state over Clinton by 1.2% in 2016 – even the slightest swing could prove...
2019-08-02, 22:32

NFL offensive lineman on quest to meet extraordinary weight goal: 'It's terrible' Pittsburgh Steelers offensive lineman Alejandro Villanueva is on a quest to gain more weight before the team kicks off its 2019 season against the Ne...
2019-08-17, 02:32

Oculus Quest devs see standalone VR as good for sales despite curation frustration We’ve heard from a growing list of VR developers who made it through Facebook’s stringent approval process for the Oculus Quest standalone VR headset...
2019-09-14, 15:32

Mexican former minister detained, deepening president's anti-graft quest A judge ordered a former Mexican Cabinet minister to be detained pending a trial over suspected losses to taxpayers, her lawyer said on Tuesday, open...
2019-08-13, 22:00

Dragon Quest Builders 2 Review: Built With Charm and made to last a lifetime Dragon Quest Builders was a series that no one really saw coming, but nevertheless found a home on consoles three years ago. With its sequel just aro...
2019-07-11, 13:32

I Wasted My Life Trying To Climb A Dragon Quest Builders 2 Mountain When I Could Have Walked Since video games have significantly lower stakes than real-world decisions, I am, as a rule, happy to be a reckless fool in them. Eager, even. Many ...
2019-09-13, 00:32

Toyota tests solar-powered Prius in quest for plugless electric car Inspired by new ultra-thin solar panels developed for satellites, a project led by Toyota Motor Corp is experimenting with a sun-powered Prius that i...
2019-09-12, 14:00

How Hong Kong protesters used hand signals and human chains to storm government – video explainer This week protesters in Hong Kong stormed the legislative council building and vandalised its main chamber on the anniversary of the island's 1997 re...
2019-07-04, 16:48

Medical data stolen in Quest breach makes patients very vulnerable, experts say Having medical data stolen makes the nearly 12 million consumers affected by the breach especially vulnerable targets for identity theft.  ...
2019-06-07, 02:32

Amazon sends Alexa developers on quest for ‘holy grail of voice science’ At Amazon’s re:Mars conference last week, the company rolled out Alexa Conversations in preview. Conversations is a module within the Alexa Skills Ki...
2019-06-16, 06:48

Joe Douglas on Adam Gase bond, military dad, Jets’ Super Bowl quest New Jets general manager Joe Douglas discusses the types of players he seeks, the importance of culture and his philosophy on team-building in a Q&A ...
2019-06-15, 20:32

Fairweather friends: Elton John’s best collaborations, from Aretha to A Tribe Called Quest Elton John has assumed many guises throughout his more than 50 years in music. Campy, glammy pop star. Earnest piano balladeer. Bluesy troubadour. In...
2019-05-30, 18:32

Rob McElhenney is an egotistical game designer in the first teaser for his Apple show Mythic Quest Way back in August, we heard that Rob McElhenney and Charlie Day from It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia were developing a show for Apple TV+ about a ...
2019-06-11, 01:32

Oculus Quest developer shares tricks to optimize Rift and Vive ports An early third-party Quest developer says that surprising art optimizations make a huge difference in enabling Oculus Rift apps to run on mobile hard...
2019-06-17, 22:32

Oculus forces Virtual Desktop to stop streaming SteamVR apps to Quest Oculus is forcing the developer of a popular Windows streaming app for Quest to remove support for SteamVR app and game streaming to the wireless hea...
2019-06-12, 20:00

Veteran cleric and Hong Kong democrat keeps up quest for 'historical truth' of Tiananmen Veteran Hong Kong democracy campaigner and Baptist cleric Chu Yiu-ming was in his mid-40s when he joined demonstrators around Beijing's Tiananmen Squ...
2019-05-28, 08:48

Ex-Trump adviser Stone faces uphill battle in quest to dismiss indictment President Donald Trump's longtime political adviser Roger Stone faced an uphill battle in court on Thursday, as a federal judge poked holes in nearly...
2019-05-30, 22:01

Arab parties endorse Benny Gantz in quest to block Benjamin Netanyahu An alliance of Arab Israeli parties in a rare endorsement backed former army chief of staff Benny Gantz to replace Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu ...
2019-09-23, 03:00

Arab parties endorse Benny Gantz in quest to block Benjamin Nertanyahu An alliance of Arab Israeli parties in a rare endorsement backed former army chief of staff Benny Gantz to replace Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu ...
2019-09-22, 23:32

Blood-testing firm Quest Diagnostics says data breach may have exposed 12M patients The world's largest blood-testing firm said Monday a security breach has compromised the sensitive personal information of nearly 12 million patients...
2019-06-03, 20:32

The Oculus Quest is the perfect introduction to VR gaming — here's how it works and the best apps and games to get started Facebook Turning an uninterested family member or friend on to VR can be a challenge. But with the right headset, apps, and games, they will be su...
2019-10-09, 06:00

Shell Quest carbon capture and storage project reaches milestone of 4M tonnes Shell Canada says the Quest carbon capture project near Edmonton has reached the milestone of four million tonnes of stored carbon dioxide, equivalen...
2019-05-23, 23:32

Elven brothers go on a quest to find lost magic in Onward trailer from Pixar Pixar's new animated film Onward reunites the creative team behind Monsters University. Two elven brothers embark on a quest to revive magic and br...
2019-10-11, 00:00

Dragon Quest’s Hero joins ‘Super Smash Bros. Ultimate’ roster today Nearly two months after Nintendo unveiled the second and third paid DLC fighters for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate at E3 2019, one is ready to join the ...
2019-07-31, 23:32

Crash derails Jimmie Johnson's quest for 16th-straight NASCAR playoffs appearance Jimmie Johnson is the only NASCAR driver to make the playoffs every year since the format was created in 2004        ...
2019-09-16, 20:00

We (Jason Schreier and Tim Rogers) are playing Dragon Quest Builders 2 over on Kotaku’s Twitch chann We (Jason Schreier and Tim Rogers) are playing Dragon Quest Builders 2 over on Kotaku’s Twitch channel! I gotta say: I thought PLAYING a Dragon Quest...
2019-07-12, 20:32

Tesla is buying computer vision start-up DeepScale in a quest to create truly driverless cars DeepScale's technology helps automakers use low-wattage processors, which are standard in most cars, to power very accurate computer vision. The...
2019-10-02, 04:32

Lab-testing giant Quest Diagnostics just announced a data breach that could impact 11.9 million patients Hollis Johnson/Business Insider Clinical laboratory giant Quest Diagnostics said on Monday that there had been a breach of financial information on ...
2019-06-04, 01:16

Lin-Manuel Miranda aids Desus and Mero's EGOT quest with Babe Ruth: The Musical Desus Nice and The Kid Mero have been using their rapidly expanding Showtime talk show platform to scan the horizon for more worlds to conquer. Speci...
2019-06-11, 12:48

Crash derails Jimmie Johnson's quest for 16th-straight NASCAR playoffs appearance Jimmie Johnson is the only NASCAR driver to make the playoffs every year since the format was created in 2004        ...
2019-09-10, 04:32

Serena Williams continues quest for eighth Wimbledon title after brushing aside Carla Suarez Navarro Serena Williams is on the road to winning her eighth Wimbledon title after a comfortable victory over Carla Suarez Navarro to reach the quarter-final...
2019-07-08, 20:16

Opinion: Ezekiel Elliott's quest for big-money deal with Cowboys hurt by screwy NFL market Elliott and Dallas are engaged in a big game of chicken played against the backdrop of sorry market conditions for elite running backs.   ...
2019-08-25, 15:16

Andrew Bettles: The backstage Brit bidding to end Johanna Konta's quest for US Open glory Only three women have reached three Grand Slam quarter-finals in 2019. One, unsurprisingly, is Serena Williams; the other two meet at Arthur Ashe Sta...
2019-09-04, 02:32

Wealth tax explainer: Why Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren and billionaires like George Soros alike are calling for a specialized tax on the ultra-wealthy MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images A wealth tax like the one proposed by presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren would make ultra-wealthy Americans p...
2019-09-25, 03:00

Jake Fromm aiming to lead Georgia to final step in national title quest after narrow misses Georgia has just missed out on winning a national title in the first two years with Jake Fromm at quarterback. He hopes to take the Bulldogs the last...
2019-08-14, 20:00

Why are there so many TV streaming services? The days of television streaming with limited choices are long gone. The list of options grows longer almost daily, and some big names have plans to ...
2019-09-27, 22:00

Why there are so many TV streaming services? The days of television streaming with limited choices are long gone. The list of options grows longer almost daily, and some big names have plans to ...
2019-09-27, 18:00

Best HR outsourcing services of 2019 Handling employee paperwork can be a nightmare maze of tax and legal compliance issues. It's time consuming work that offers little obvious rewa...
2019-07-12, 18:48

Best merchant services of 2019 The need to take card payments online and off has become paramount for the modern business. However, to do that requires payment processing, usually ...
2019-06-17, 00:00

The UK is hooked on TV streaming services – but not as much as you'd think Do you subscribe to a TV streaming service like Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, or Now TV? If you're reading this, probably – as a new repor...
2019-08-07, 13:32

Best transcription services in 2019 Transcription is the process of turning audio into written text. This is useful in plenty of situations, from college students needing the transcript...
2019-07-03, 14:32

EXPLAINER-Trump's China tariffs: Paid by U.S. importers, not by China With U.S. President Donald Trump's announcement on Thursday of tariffs on another $300 billion of Chinese imports, nearly all goods from China will b...
2019-08-02, 02:48

Best cloud logging services of 2019 Managing log events can be a challenge for a number of reasons, not least the sheer volume of datapoints, the number of applications involved, and re...
2019-08-03, 21:32

Global Services Trade Also Set To Slow, Says WTO The impact of the U.S.-China trade war, until now largely confined to manufacturing, may be spreading to the trade in services, a development that co...
2019-09-17, 01:00

BBC to pull all radio services from TuneIn UK The BBC is becoming pickier about how its many listeners access its award-winning radio programs. TuneIn announced that the British broadcaster was p...
2019-08-13, 05:32

As streaming services multiply, here’s what they have to offer If you thought 500 shows was a lot to digest, the era of surplus TV is about to get even bigger. First there was Netflix, Hulu and Amazon. Now, a sle...
2019-07-20, 03:48

Best Linux web hosting services of 2019 Linux hosting is everywhere. Whether you're looking for a simple shared web hosting account or a powerful dedicated server, the chances are that...
2019-06-18, 16:48

Financial Services: 6 Key Attributes to Attract Gen Z Now the largest generation worldwide, Gen Z accounts for nearly 68 million people in the US alone. As Gen Zers age, financial services providers will...
2019-09-26, 15:32

Microsoft's redesigned To Do app ties into more of its services Microsoft is continuing its quest to replace Wunderlist with its entirely in-house offering. The software maker has unveiled a redesigned To Do app ...
2019-09-10, 01:32

Apple TV+ vs. Disney+: Everything we know about the next big streaming services November is shaping up to be an extremely newsworthy month as far as streaming TV goes, with all-new streaming TV services set to launch during the m...
2019-08-21, 01:48

The Best Meal Kit Delivery Services in 2019 Whether you want to get fancy in the kitchen, learn some culinary basics, or just get more comfortable using your own microwave, GQ's Best Stuff has ...
2019-06-18, 11:00

Google and VPN services could be fined $77k by Russia As Russia looks to tighten its grip on the content its citizens can access online, a new bill could affect how Google and other search engines, VPN s...
2019-06-14, 06:32

How to get the most out of Netflix, Hulu and other streaming services A Netflix or Hulu subscription alone won't cut it anymore. The streaming landscape is fracturing as bastions of old media rise up with their own...
2019-09-27, 18:00

Best Windows hosting services of 2019 Most website hosting packages run on Linux servers, and it's easy to see why: the operating system is fast, reliable, secure and free, with an i...
2019-05-28, 19:01

Veterans given free dental services TUCSON — On Saturday, dozens of veterans in Tucson were thanked for their service with free dental services. “If I had to do it myself I ...
2019-06-09, 18:32

YouTube, other services down due to eastern US congestion NEW YORK (AP) — Google is saying users of YouTube and other services are seeing errors or slow performance due to high levels of network congestions ...
2019-06-02, 23:48

Best cloud hosting services in 2019 Signing up for a simple website hosting package will usually buy you a defined block of resources on a single server: this much web space, that much ...
2019-05-23, 19:01

Three Movie Subscription Services, and When They’re Worth It MoviePass made waves when it launched, but it’s not the only movie subscription designed to lure you to the theater. Here are a few popular ones, who...
2019-05-21, 14:48

VTB bets big on digital VTB has long lagged state-owned rival Sberbank in terms of profitability, but with sanctions limiting access to capital the pressure is on to close t...
2019-10-11, 17:32

U.S. services sector slows; orders hit three-year low U.S. services sector activity slowed in July as new orders dropped to their lowest level in three years, suggesting the economy lost further momentum...
2019-08-05, 20:32

Services Stumble Threatens Sharper Slowdown U.S. services-sector activity last month expanded at its slowest pace in three years, prompting concerns a manufacturing downturn is spreading across...
2019-10-04, 00:32

Microsoft and Oracle link their cloud services to take on AWS Microsoft and Oracle reached an agreement to make their two cloud computing services work together with high-speed links between their data centers.R...
2019-06-05, 23:01

CBS goes dark on DirecTV Now, other AT&T services in price dispute Media giants are embroiled in yet another fight over TV rates, and viewers are once again paying the price. CBS' channels in 17 markets (includ...
2019-07-21, 00:48

New Pokemon Games, Hardware & Services Announced At a press conference in Tokyo today, The Pokemon Company has taken to the stage and showed off a range of new games, services and hardware that are ...
2019-05-29, 06:48

All the new ‘Pokemon’ games, apps, and services that were just revealed Pokemon has been one of the most recognizable brands on the planet for over two decades, but its profile somehow got even higher when Pokemon Go took...
2019-05-29, 16:48

These Food Delivery Services Keep Their Employees' Tips If you’re using an app to get food deliveries, your tip might be going right into the bank account of the company the deliverer works for, not the pe...
2019-07-23, 02:16

Apple Expands Repair Services to Best Buy Stores in the US Apple has partnered consumer electronics retailer Best Buy with the company's nearly 1,000 stores that would provide expert service and repairs for A...
2019-06-20, 16:48

Boeing CEO: 737 MAX Compensation Could Include Cash, Services Boeing will tailor its compensation to airlines for the 737 MAX grounding around customer preference, and they could be paid back in services instead...
2019-05-30, 04:00

Underlying U.S. producer inflation boosted by services Underlying U.S. producer prices increased solidly for a second straight month in May, boosted by a surge in the cost of hotel accommodation and gains...
2019-06-11, 21:32

US services company grew at faster pace in May WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. service companies expanded at stronger pace in May, driven in part by an increase in employment and business activity. The Ins...
2019-06-05, 16:16

AT&T’s confusing mess of online TV services even has AT&T confused Enlarge / An AT&T store in Chicago. (credit: Getty Images | jetcityimage) AT&T recently made the baffling decision to offer two separate streaming ...
2019-09-05, 02:00

Here’s how anonymized personal data should be used to create better services Ask anyone their opinion on companies using their data and the response will almost always be negative. It’s not surprising; revelation after revelat...
2019-08-11, 22:32

What do subscription services and streaming mean for the future of gaming? The future of gaming is streaming. If that wasn’t painfully obvious to you a week ago, it certainly ought to be now. Google got ahead of E3 late las...
2019-06-12, 21:00

Jio GigaFiber Services May Debut Commercially on August 12 Reliance Jio announced the limited launch of Jio GigaFiber services last year and is now reportedly set to announce its commercial launch at Reliance...
2019-07-23, 11:16

Services-Sector Growth is Slowest in Three Years The U.S. service sector expanded at the slowest pace in nearly three years in July—with the Institute for Supply Management’s nonmanufacturing purcha...
2019-08-05, 20:32

The top 9 shows on Netflix and other streaming services this week Netflix Every week, Parrot Analytics provides Business Insider with the most in-demand original TV shows on streaming services. This week includes N...
2019-08-19, 06:16

| Strootman services offered to Manchester United Manchester United are expected to revive their interest in Netherlands international Kevin Strootman after Marseille made the midfielder available fo...
2019-05-23, 14:32

US, Allies Ask Facebook Not to Expand Encryption on Its Services The United States, Britain and Australia are calling on Facebook to halt its plans to deploy strong encryption across all its messaging apps unless i...
2019-10-04, 10:32

More than 60% of Ethereum nodes run in the cloud, mostly on Amazon Web Services Blockchains like Ethereum‘s are often pitched as self-sovereign money networks that operate independently of states, financial institutions, and corp...
2019-09-23, 19:32

PlayStation is benefiting from subscriptions and live services PlayStation 4's revenues and profits are maintaining an unprecedented momentum for a Sony console, and you can thank subscriptions and live services....
2019-07-31, 20:48

Cheap web hosting services: How to find the best provider for your needs You can buy a month's worth of quality web hosting from a well-established service provider for less than the price of a Grande cappuccino. What's th...
2019-10-04, 06:32

Android users can log into some Google services using their fingerprint In its ongoing quest to rid the world of passwords, Google is introducing a new feature that allows Android owners to use their phone's fingerpr...
2019-08-13, 05:32

Check Out Charges Applicable For Various Aadhaar Services Aadhaar card: Person willing to enrol is required to provide minimal demographic and biometric information during the enrolment process, which is tot...
2019-07-24, 03:16

Taylor Swift to Streaming Services: Look What You Made Me Do Taylor Swift, who has held back previous albums from music-streaming services during their initial release, began offering her seventh studio album, ...
2019-08-23, 13:48

HBO’s mental health warnings are what TV streaming services need HBO is upping its game when it comes to the mental health of its viewers, with pre-episode content warnings that provide them with links to mental he...
2019-10-10, 22:32

Cramer ranks his top 7 video streaming services "With so many media companies launching their own subscription streaming services, we need to start thinking about winners and losers here," the "Mad...
2019-06-08, 12:16

Huawei Phones Will Lose Some Google Services After U.S. Ban (BEIJING) — Google said Monday its basic services on Huawei smartphones still will function following U.S. sales curbs, but the Chinese tech gi...
2019-05-21, 16:01

AWS provides update on Outposts launch, supported services At launch, Outposts will support Amazon ECS and EKS clusters, Amazon EMR clusters for data analytics, and Amazon RDS instances for relational databas...
2019-09-12, 02:32

BioWare's Anthem Added To EA's Subscription Services Anthem’s ignominious fall from “BioWare’s next big thing” to “oh dear” hasn’t hit rock bottom just yet, as today it was announced that the game is be...
2019-09-13, 13:32

UIDAI Provides These Services For Aadhaar Holders Online UIDAI Aadhaar card services (uidai.gov.in): The UIDAI provides a range of services online, meant for Aadhaar applicants and Aadhaar card holders. Ban...
2019-06-11, 10:00

Services Growth Sinks To One-Year Low In May: Survey A composite index, which measures both services and factory activity, remained unchanged at 51.7 in May, cushioned by a better manufacturing performa...
2019-06-05, 12:32

TIM to extend 5G services to six more Italian cities by year-end Italy's biggest phone company, Telecom Italia (TIM), plans to extend 5G services to six more Italian cities as well as dozens of tourist spots and bu...
2019-07-05, 20:48

"If You Want Good Services, You Have To Pay": Nitin Gadkari On Tolls Union minister Nitin Gadkari Tuesday said people have to pay toll if they want good roads, making it clear that the toll system would stay as the gov...
2019-07-16, 15:16

CVS announces further expansion into health care services CVS Health is pushing deeper into health services with plans to add dietitians, medical equipment and space for the occasional yoga class to 1,500 st...
2019-06-04, 13:32

Apple Music Is In Your Browser Now Because Services Are King Ahead of Apple’s big event next week a new beta has popped up at the URL https://beta.music.apple.com. The beta gives you access to Apple Music, the ...
2019-09-06, 06:00

How emergency services and disaster recovery will benefit from 5G It isn’t just bored commuters and the lone, weeping engineer in charge of the UK rail network’s onboard WiFi who will benefit from the ...
2019-06-21, 16:16

What will your digital footprint tell people about you when you die? From exposing sexual secrets to repairing a bad image, the digital afterlife and who controls it matters in unexpected ways, as a fascinating new boo...
2019-06-23, 12:32

School safety goes digital (NBC News) A new industry dedicated to keeping kids safe at school is taking off. Securly bills itself as “the student safety company.” T...
2019-08-20, 17:48

A digital 'dress' sold for $9,500 Ever bought clothes primarily to impress your online friends? Now you might just get the chance to buy clothes that exist solely online. Dutch startu...
2019-05-27, 23:48

Korea gets the digital banking bug Korea’s first two digital banks have had very different starts: one, kakaobank, is a clear success story; the other, K Bank, badly needs funding but ...
2019-10-04, 16:00

The 10 best digital cameras in the UAE for 2019 What's the best camera? Okay, we admit it – it's an impossible question to answer. The best camera for a pro photographer is a milli...
2019-06-20, 11:16

U.S. to Probe France's Digital Tax The U.S. is launching an investigation of France’s planned tax on digital services, marking the first major confrontation as leading economies examin...
2019-07-11, 12:48

How to Vanquish Your Digital Addiction Analog Week is a strange concept for me. As Lifehacker’s senior technology editor, I’m glued to a screen for most of my day. I’d love to just throw a...
2019-06-11, 21:48

Ang Lee has a new religion in digital. Will anyone follow? Ang Lee has found a new religion in digital filmmaking. But after brutal responses from critics and little evidence of audience support, can he find ...
2019-10-11, 06:32

Wi-Fi 6 and 5G crucial for digital transformation The fifth generation of cellular technology (5G) and the sixth generation of Wi-Fi networking technology (Wi-Fi 6) will complement each other and wil...
2019-06-23, 10:00

Oculus Quest will get hand-tracking, Oculus Link to play Rift PC games Oculus is bringing hand and finger tracking capabilities to its VR headsets, providing a more natural input alternative to using controllers.Read Mor...
2019-09-25, 23:32

Mac Thornberry, top GOP lawmaker on Armed Services, announces retirement The influential Rep. Mac Thornberry on Monday announced plans leave Congress, becoming the sixth Republican lawmaker from Texas to retire this cycle ...
2019-09-30, 22:00

YouTube, other Google services down due to eastern US traffic congestion Services like YouTube, Google Cloud and G Suite are being affected, while #YouTubeDOWN is trending on Twitter.        ...
2019-06-03, 03:48

Pretty much all of Apple’s iCloud services are down… happy Independence Day! Today is the perfect day to celebrate your independence… from Apple’s iCloud services! Pretty much every service Apple offers related to...
2019-07-04, 23:00

Facebook might bring major streaming services to its Portal for TVs Last year, reports emerged Facebook was working on a video chat camera you'd plug into your TV. It sounds a bit like its Portal smart display, a...
2019-07-31, 20:16

Oil-Field Services Company Weatherford to File for Bankruptcy Weatherford International, a Swiss-based oil-field services company, said it would file for bankruptcy protection after bondholders approved a restru...
2019-07-01, 04:48

BT seeks to repair customer ties with new services and products The boss of Britain's biggest telecoms provider BT on Wednesday set out plans to improve the company's relationship with customers with new superfas...
2019-10-09, 13:00

Phone Services, Internet Partially Restored In Kashmir Jammu and Kashmir administration has made arrangements to ensure "smooth and peaceful" Friday prayers amid a lockdown after the center's move to scra...
2019-08-09, 10:00

British Airways resuming services after latest IT meltdown British Airways said its flights were returning to normal after passengers had to endure cancellations, delays and long queues at London airports as ...
2019-08-08, 10:32

Indian Embassy In UAE To extend Its Services To Families In Mussafah The Indian Embassy in Abu Dhabi would soon start its consular services in the industrial area of Mussafah, benefiting thousands of blue-collar worker...
2019-06-15, 13:48

Karnataka Wants Goods and Services Tax Compensation Extended Beyond 2022 Karnataka on Saturday sought extension of the Compensation Act beyond 2022 to bridge the revenue gap likely to arise out of a shortfall in the collec...
2019-06-15, 22:16

Have An Aadhaar Card? Here's How To Access UIDAI Online Services Aadhaar card UIDAI online services (uidai.gov.in): The UIDAI - the issuer of personal identification cards under the biometrics-based personal identi...
2019-05-30, 13:00

Rapyd raises $100 million for mobile and web payment services Rapyd, a company developing a robust suite of digital payments solutions for companies globally, has raised $100 million in venture capital.Read More...
2019-10-01, 15:32

Goldman Sachs to buy Capital Vision Services in $2.7 bln deal - WSJ The merchant-banking division of Goldman Sachs Group Inc is set to buy Capital Vision Services LP, which manages MyEyeDr. optometry centers, in a dea...
2019-06-03, 07:16

Services Activity Reverses Course, Surges in July: Survey The IHS Markit Services Purchasing Managers' Index rose to a one year high of 53.8 in July, up from 49.6 in June and comfortably above the 50-mark th...
2019-08-05, 09:48

Is Dropbox Transfer Better Than Other Free File-Sharing Services? Sharing files over the internet is nothing new, but the process has evolved since the halcyon days of finicky FTP servers and dodgy P2P programs. Now...
2019-07-11, 07:32

Nepal's CG Group ties up with Huawei to launch 4G services Nepal's Chaudhary Group (CG) has signed a deal worth about $100 million with China's Huawei Technologies to bring 4G phone services to the country, C...
2019-07-02, 00:16

NASA Awards Contract for Infrastructure Support Services NASA has awarded eight contracts for architect-engineering services in support of the Facilities Infrastructure Division at NASA’s Glenn Research Cen...
2019-07-13, 02:48

Floods Affect 15,000 In Tripura, Mizoram, Train Services Hit Over 15,000 people have shifted to relief camps and other safer places in Tripura and Mizoram due to flooding of low lying areas and villages by rain...
2019-07-14, 22:00

You Can Access These Banking Services At Designated Post Offices Post office scheme: India Posts, which operates a network of more than 1.5 lakh post offices across the country, provides interest rates to the tune ...
2019-05-29, 15:32