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by | April 30, 2019 | 22:11

Vodafone asked Huawei to remove those backdoors in 2011, and the supplier later replied that the issues were fixed. However, people familiar with the matter told Bloomberg that security flaws in both routers and fixed access network hardware persisted beyond 2012, adding that those flaws were also identified in hardware embedded in Vodafone's businesses in the UK, Spain, Germany, and Portugal.

by | April 30, 2019 | 20:53

Falih, commenting on Trump's statement, told RIA that the world's top oil exporter was ready to meet consumer demand after the Iran oil waivers expire in early May, including by replacing Iranian oil with Saudi supplies . He said reforms are also vital for oil importers to face a rising level of debt which has reached over 80 percent of GDP on average. These figures are moderate at the moment, the demand is healthy, there is nothing to worry about.

by | April 30, 2019 | 17:23

Spotify has reached 100 million paid subscribers, a first for any online music service, adding more customers in the latest quarter than analysts expected and boosting confidence the company has lots of room to grow. But Spotify's arrival in India was marred by music-licensing disputes, a potential sign of coming friction as global music conglomerates seek to maximize income from streaming, now the most popular listening format.

by | April 30, 2019 | 16:36

Not only that, its revenue growth - 17 percent year-on-year - has been the slowest since 2015. The sluggish growth is a direct result of declining ad sales as Google faces competition from other quarters, namely Facebook and Amazon. Wall Street was looking for US$30.04 billion, according to the average of analysts' estimates compiled by Bloomberg. Excluding the impact of fines, Alphabet's first-quarter net profit is $8.339 billion, down 11% from the same period past year.

by | April 29, 2019 | 23:08

Louis. The Impossible Whopper is different from the Veggie Burger Burger King already offers, which used a MorningStar Farms Garden Veggie Patty. 'The Impossible Whopper is all Whopper, no beef, ' a Burger King representative said. The plant-based version of the Whopper has 15 percent less fat and 90 percent less cholesterol than its meaty alternative, according to the New York Times .

by | April 29, 2019 | 21:23

By enabling automatic data-sharing, the driver can receive IOTA reward credits whilst going about their everyday driving. The earned IOTA tokens can then be used to pay for tolls, parking, and charging for electric vehicles. This overcomes some of the inefficiencies of traditional blockchains and enables the fee-less transfer of tokens and/or data. Schiener added that there is no coin for a specific vehicle manufacturer, because they want to establish "one universal token for this machine ...

by | April 29, 2019 | 17:38

Now, Amazon says it wants to make one-day the standard for all Prime members. One-day Prime shipping would be different from free same-day and free one-day shipping methods now offered on the site, which usually require customers to order at least $35 worth of items.

by | April 29, 2019 | 17:11

The strike at SAS does not affect flights operated by its partners, which make up roughly 30 percent of all departures. Scandinavian Airlines, usually known as SAS, is the flag carrier of Sweden, Norway and Denmark , which together form part of Scandinavia.

by | April 29, 2019 | 07:51

China, the largest importer of Iranian oil, called the unilateral imposition of sanctions "illegal", while Russian Federation said the action was reckless. Investors tended to place their trades into the settlement for profit-taking, since a hefty gain in weekly USA crude stockpiles triggered bearish sentiment.

by | April 29, 2019 | 03:43

If Apple decided it would have to abandon Intel and return to using Qualcomm's chips, it would make sense for Intel to drop its mobile 5G business, given that Apple was the only major customer. "It's really across the board". Net income was $4 billion - down from the same quarter past year which reported $4.5 billion. Intel reported higher-than-expected profit figures in the first quarter, on revenues within guidance.

by | April 29, 2019 | 03:44

SAS tweeted the latest update on Twitter, apologising for the disruption. Customers who have a flight booked, are advised to check if their flight is affected by the strike . Most pilots don't have fixed schedules and in some situations risk working seven weekends in a row, the group said, adding that pilots were prepared for a "prolonged" strike.

by | April 29, 2019 | 03:42

The firm had previously closed at $273.26. TSLA has gained $0.59 from the previous closing price of $262.75 on volume of 9,296,721 shares. A statistical measure of the dispersion of returns ( volatility ) for TSLA producing salvation in Investors mouth, it has week volatility of 2.80% and for the month booked as 2.77%.

by | April 28, 2019 | 23:17

A Canadian mining corporation unearthed a diamond bigger than the size of a tennis ball being the second-biggest uncut diamond discovered in history. Lucara Diamond Corp has unearthed the largest uncut diamond in recent history in its Karowe mine in Botswana, the Canadian company said on Thursday, beating its own record discovery from November 2015 that it struggled to sell for almost two years.

by | April 28, 2019 | 18:28

French oil giant Total SA missed earnings expectations, and Chevron said profits fell by nearly a third to $2.6 billion. The last time Exxon's refineries lost money was 2009 and the first-quarter showing was the worst in data going back to 2001.

by | April 28, 2019 | 16:14

The Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 0.5 per cent - recovering much of the ground lost early in the session - to close the day at 26,495.56. The broad-based S&P 500 slipped 0.1 per cent to 2,923.62, while the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index climbed 0.5 per cent to 8,140.99.

by | April 28, 2019 | 05:23

James called last week's disclosure "the latest demonstration that Facebook does not take seriously its role in protecting our personal information". Facebook's procedure requested certain users to hand over their password to their personal email account.

by | April 27, 2019 | 21:42

Anadarko stockholders had another field day with their shares surging more than 11%. The company said its board will carefully review the proposal to determine the best course of action for shareholders. Occidental puts the value of its deal at $57 billion, including debt and book value of non-controlling interest. The Chevron deal values the company at almost $47 billion.

by | April 27, 2019 | 21:11

According to CBS News, each piece of Lego would represent a certain Braille letter or number, with some also featuring printed characters. The new toy blocks are created to be inclusive, which means parents, teachers, and even other students who can see can still use the pieces to interact with visually challenged children.

by | April 27, 2019 | 20:58

Earlier this week, the electric vehicle maker posted a $702 million loss, and warned of a loss in the second quarter. Elon Musk and U.S. stock market regulators told a U.S. They include statements about Tesla's financial condition, proposed or potential deals, production numbers, performance projections, financing or lending arrangements and Musk's own transactions in the company's securities.

by | April 27, 2019 | 17:53

These countries have suspended the transit of substandard Russian oil. "Currently, refineries are blending down the contaminated Urals crude with alternative barrels and very prompt supplies (either from inventories or from barrels backed up by the ongoing strikes at Shell's Pernis refinery), given Urals is such a large part of the diet for several of these European refineries", Energy Aspects said in a report.