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by | June 18, 2019 | 23:41

President Trump ripped the European Central Bank on Tuesday for pushing down the value of the euro, hours after its president Mario Draghi hinted at the possibility of additional fiscal stimulus in Europe . Mr Draghi said the European Central Bank governing council would discuss its options "in the coming weeks", adding that its quantitative easing programme "still has considerable headroom".

by | June 18, 2019 | 22:56

Airbus announced several orders as the air show kicked off on Monday (Tuesday NZT), while Boeing had an anemic day as it works to win back trust from customers. Assuming a deal is finalized, IAG is likely getting a steal on this airplane, considering it's the only major airline company to express public interest in the Max in months.

by | June 18, 2019 | 18:34

Libra will let you send money to nearly anyone with a smartphone, as easily as a text message and at "low to no cost", Facebook says . Facebook today announced a new Calibra subsidiary that will provide a new cryptocurrency and financial infrastructure called Libra.

by | June 18, 2019 | 17:42

It said the recall was issued "out of an abundance of caution" since "certain wheat used to make these two lots of Pillsbury Best 5 lb". For the second time in two weeks, flour is being recalled because of E. "Bake or cook food made with raw dough or batter before eating it. Follow the recipe or instructions on the package". However, elderly individuals or young children may be at increased risk of serious complications, and a suspected E.

by | June 18, 2019 | 17:40

Even though the Golden State Warriors ultimately lost the NBA Finals , they "stole" Game 2 from Toronto on the road. This is the first year Canadians will join in on the deal. That means a free Doritos Locos Tacos for anybody who orders one today. The offer is good from 2 to 6 p.m. local time - or anytime during the day by ordering online or through Taco Bell's app.

by | June 18, 2019 | 12:43

As per a BBC story from earlier this week, Facebook will test out its stablecoin offering by the end of this year following which it will be released in certain European countries. Shrem believes Facebook's project is simply a way to distract people from real cryptocurrencies with a "better, easier, crypto". Libra is a Facebook-backed cryptocurrency that enables users to send digital coin and make purchases and payments using the same.

by | June 17, 2019 | 16:16

Instead, the Chinese telecoms giant will turn towards its domestic market to make ends meet, the report says, setting it against the likes of Oppo and Vivo, even though they may not yet be considered serious contenders to the throne. HUAWEI'S CURRENT persona-non-grata status in the U.S. is causing problems across the board, and now just for Huawei itself. The US, as well as a number of other countries and agencies, have continually pointed out Huawei's ties to the Chinese government ...

by | June 16, 2019 | 19:41

Chewy generated sales of $3.5 billion in 2018 - up 67 percent from the prior year - as pet owners flocked to the company's offerings of pet food and toys. Chewy prides itself on being there for pet darlings and making encounters for them, as indicated by Cohen who helped to establish Chewy with Michael Day in 2011.

by | June 16, 2019 | 12:38

Oil markets are experiencing a trend reversal in May, as investors are concerned about the decline in oil demand amid worries around a global recession. -China trade dispute and a global economic slowdown. Hedge fund managers are liquidating bullish oil positions at the fastest rate since the fourth quarter of 2018 due to increasing fears about the health of the global economy.

by | June 16, 2019 | 09:42

Deliveries will cost $9.99 and will be fulfilled by Shipt , a delivery startup that was acquired by Target in 2017. According to a release from Target , customers can either pay a delivery fee of $9.99 or test Shipt out for a free four-week trial.

by | June 16, 2019 | 07:09

Facebook is working tooth and nail to make this project see success, in fact, the social network is in talks with the Winklevoss twins to support Libra in their cryptocurrency exchange. Among the companies, we find giants such as Visa, Mastercard, Paypal and Uber , Cointelegraph reports . Libra's reveal is set for 18 June, but according to sources, Facebook will only fully release the coin sometime next year.

by | June 16, 2019 | 05:49

Some Instagram users who tried to scroll through their feed were instead hit with an error message: 'Something went wrong. Meanwhile, it's a great day for Twitter as disgruntled Instagram users take to tweeting their disappointment. "As of 6:00 p.m. ET, it also appeared that Instagram wasn't loading on desktop". Just after midnight, users reported the site was working again. Instagram started experiencing issues at approximately 2:30PM, according to Down Detector .

by | June 15, 2019 | 23:54

It was not immediately clear how many stores were affected, though shoppers on social media reported outages in several states, including Iowa, California, Minnesota and NY. Target Corporate recently tweeted their apologies for the inconvenience and said their "teams are troubleshooting now". Target, which has more than 1,800 stores across the USA, said it would "provide an update as soon as possible".

by | June 15, 2019 | 22:08

Tesla's EVs will support PS4 and Xbox controllers. Musk confirmed that you'll have to be parked - "The fun police make us park the vehicle", he quipped - but he added that the Tesla browser will also allow users to watch Netflix or YouTube through the Tesla dashboard.

by | June 15, 2019 | 17:27

The recalled items have "best used by" dates of Dec. 7, 2019; Dec. 8, 2019; and Dec. 14, 2019. The product was distributed through retailers and distributors nationwide, including at Target and Walmart stores. People who have bought any of the flour shouldn't it eat and should either throw the flour away or return it to where it was purchased for a refund, King Arthur Flour said.

by | June 15, 2019 | 16:18

Shares of debt-ridden airline Jet Airways tanked on Thursday morning after the BSE and the National Stock Exchange chose to pull the carrier out of daily trading and shift it to the trade-for-trade segment from June 28. By asking the two operational creditors-Shaman Wheels and Gaggar Enterprises-who have taken Jet Airways to NCLT, to again serve legal notices to the grounded airline , the tribunal is yet to admit the bankruptcy pleas.

by | June 14, 2019 | 21:47

Labour sources admitted that there was concern that Tories who may be inclined to back the motion would instead remain loyal to the party line until a new leader had been chosen. Prime ministerial candidates have given their opinions on how they would handle the UK's exit from the European Union and Boris Johnson, a rather controversial candidate, has stated that he is not aiming for a no deal outcome during the launch of his campaign.

by | June 14, 2019 | 19:42

If it is installed on Huawei devices, they will not be able to access many Android apps because Sailfish's compatibility layer is far from ideal, as the outlet reports . The agency has sought additional details from the company about its mobile operating system. Some reports suggest that could be as soon as October this year.

by | June 14, 2019 | 11:44

Two oil tankers were attacked on Thursday and left adrift in the Gulf of Oman. The ship's operators offered no immediate explanation on what weapons caused the damage or who used them against the MT Front Altair and the Kokuka Courageous .

by | June 14, 2019 | 08:54

The blacklisting, set to take effect after a 90-day reprieve, would require USA companies to ask the government's permission before doing business with Huawei . President Donald Trump's administration last month put Huawei on a blacklist that barred it from doing business with us tech companies such as Alphabet Inc, whose Android OS is used in Huawei's phones.