• Tesla lays off roughly nine percent of workforce
Tesla lays off roughly nine percent of workforce

Tesla said it began notifying impacted workers on Tuesday and would continue to do so throughout the week. Tesla has not made an annual profit in its 15 years of doing business, and it has posted only two quarterly net profits. In addition to this company-wide restructuring, we've decided not to renew our residential sales agreement with Home ...

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  • Uber Wants To Enter Scooter Business In San Francisco
Uber Wants To Enter Scooter Business In San Francisco

San Francisco temporarily stopped all use of the scooters in sharing programs at it attempts to restore order in the streets and sidewalks, as the most recent transportation trend has exploded with enormous popularity. This forced San Francisco to ban the personalized transportation machines until it got its arms around regulations. Preference wi...

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  • U.S. watchdog finds violations at Foxconn factory making Amazon devices
U.S. watchdog finds violations at Foxconn factory making Amazon devices

Dispatch workers can be equated to temporary staff in the US. The workers that make Amazon's Echo and Kindles are hugely overwork and underpaid. And while dispatch workers put in over 100 hours of overtime a month during the peak season, they're only supposed to work more than 36 overtime hours.

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  • Domino's Pizza fixing potholes
Domino's Pizza fixing potholes

Through the program, Domino's has already helped improve roads in Bartonville, Texas; Milford, Del.; Athens, Ga., and Burbank, Calif. "Facing an already harsher winter than usual for DE, this is an opportunity to get additional money to stretch our city's limited resources", said Eric Norenberg, city manager of Milford, where Paving for Pizza fil...

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  • North Korea summit can push nuclear disarmament process across globe
North Korea summit can push nuclear disarmament process across globe

Almost 7,800 US troops remain unaccounted for from the 1950-53 war. In an interview with Sean Hannity of Fox News, Mr. Trump said he's certain that his warlike rhetoric past year against North Korean leader Kim Jong-un convinced Mr. "I was shocked when he called the exercises 'provocative , ' a very unlikely word to be used by a USA president"...

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  • Amazon expands Prime Whole Foods discount to Alabama
Amazon expands Prime Whole Foods discount to Alabama

With the expansion, Whole Foods stores in 23 states will have integrated Prime benefits at checkout. Grocery orders will be packaged by "shoppers" employed at Whole Foods stores and delivered by drivers with the Amazon Flex courier service, Katz said.

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  • Trump, Kim shake hands to begin historic summit
Trump, Kim shake hands to begin historic summit

He then appeared to show off for Mr. Kim The Beast, the heavily-armoured Cadillac that is the presidential vehicle. Mr Trump added: "I learned he's a very talented man". Pompeo said the U.S.is prepared to offer "unique" security guarantees to North Korea to ensure that eliminating its nuclear weapons won't end badly for Kim's regime.

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  • New Tesla software to offer 'full' autonomy, Musk says
New Tesla software to offer 'full' autonomy, Musk says

Tesla also has an additional $3,000 (roughly Rs. 2,02,000) package to enable "Full Self-Driving Capability", notes Electrek , and this is what will finally receive features with the Version 9.0 update. The SUV also was equipped with automatic emergency braking. Neither had their hands on the wheels for some time before the crash. The idea i...

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  • Trump set to meet with Kim one-on-one, sets early departure
Trump set to meet with Kim one-on-one, sets early departure

Yet even before they met, Trump announced plans to leave early, raising questions about whether his aspirations for an ambitious outcome had been scaled back. It's aimed at settling a standoff over Pyongyang's nuclear arsenal. US officials have said a best case scenario would be that it serves as a launching pad for negotiations that would provid...

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  • IHOP reveals what IHOB will stand for
IHOP reveals what IHOB will stand for

The change is not permanent, a company spokeswoman said, but rather is a move to promote its new burger line. The burger looks good enough to eat with lettuce, onion, pickles, tomato, and cheese. Along with the name change, the restaurant's Twitter page is donning a new hashtag: #IHOB. It then made a seriously introspective observation : "what...

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  • Net Neutrality Repeal Ends Chances of Regulations
Net Neutrality Repeal Ends Chances of Regulations

Net neutrality is not dead", Fight for the Future Deputy Director Evan Greer said in a statement . Well, guess what: they've finally, actually killed net neutrality. One danger, according to consumer advocates, is that those new models could end up making it harder to discover innovative new services. However, in the op-ed Pai does not defen...

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  • Elon Musk's flamethrowers are listed on eBay for as high as $20000
Elon Musk's flamethrowers are listed on eBay for as high as $20000

You can buy one for $500. As the promotional device started to land with customers, Musk posted a safety warning to customers on Twitter , stating: 'Please use as directed to avoid unintentionally burning things down. The announcement was huge for the fledgling company - even with the "Not a Flamethrower" flamethrower bringing in $10 million a...

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  • On trade, it's Trump who's retaliating
On trade, it's Trump who's retaliating

Trudeau had announced that the G7 members - Canada, France , Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom and the USA - had agreed upon a joint communiqué, or formal statement , after a hard week on trade issues. In a flurry of tweets from Air Force One, en route to Singapore for a historic summit with North Korea's Kim Jong-un, Trump accused ...

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  • Kim's night out: North Korea leader visits Singapore attractions
Kim's night out: North Korea leader visits Singapore attractions

When asked upon landing in Singapore how he was feeling about the encounter, Trump gave a brief answer: "Very good". The North has presented Kim's sudden diplomatic overtures to the country's neighbours and the USA as a logical next step and completion of his plan to develop a credible nuclear deterrent in response to what Pyongyang says is a p...

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  • Land Rover to move Discovery production to Slovakia from Solihull
Land Rover to move Discovery production to Slovakia from Solihull

JLR said there would be a "significant investment and technology upgrade", with the carmaker believed to be spending hundreds of millions of pounds to meet its low-carbon commitments. Profits at the auto maker were nearly cut in half in the fourth quarter as it was stung by a combination of falling diesel sales, Brexit uncertainty and vehicle taxat...

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  • G7 Summit far from harmonious
G7 Summit far from harmonious

Trump announced on Twitter he had made the decision following comments from Trudeau that Canada would move ahead with imposing retaliatory measures on the USA in response to newly imposed tariffs imposed by the U.S. "I think most Canadians would say that they were proud of their prime minister". During a joint press conference with French Pre...

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  • Facebook Shared User Data With Select Companies
Facebook Shared User Data With Select Companies

There are two scenarios in which Facebook works more closely with developers and partners, the spokesperson said: First, when the company is depecrating APIs, some developers need more time to work through the changes - Facebook gave RBC extended access to user data for this reason.

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  • On the ground in Singapore ahead of the Trump-Kim summit
On the ground in Singapore ahead of the Trump-Kim summit

Regis Hotel. Donald Trump has said that if the Singapore parley is a success, he will invite Kim Jong-un to the White House. Pompeo also said that Trump had called Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and South Korean president Moon Jae-in.

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  • Pope warns oil executives of 'catastrophic' consequences of fossil fuels
Pope warns oil executives of 'catastrophic' consequences of fossil fuels

Pope Francis on Saturday addressed participants at a Vatican conference dedicated to the need for a transition to clean energy. Coming up with an adequate energy mix is critical to fight pollution and poverty while promoting social equality, he said An alliance must be formed, he said, to confront what he called the two great fragilities in th...

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  • Kia recalls 500,000 vehicles in the U.S. due to airbag glitch
Kia recalls 500,000 vehicles in the U.S. due to airbag glitch

The move came after a March announcement from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), stating that the agency was investigating a number of crashes linked to this issue. "NHTSA's investigation should not have even been necessary", said David Friedman, director of cars and product policy and analysis at Consumers Union, the a...

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