June 26, 2019

7 methods Elizabeth Warren’s new plan would change how our elections work

Since entering the 2020 race for the Democratic presidential nomination, Elizabeth Warren has looked to stand out from the crowded field with a constant stream of policy proposals she says she would pursue, if elected.
June 26, 2019

The Office will depart Netflix in 2021

The Office, one of the most popular shows on Netflix, will stream exclusively on NBCUniversal’s upcoming streaming service beginning in 2021.
June 26, 2019

Possible final result of Trump-Xi assembly: A truce in commerce conflict

WASHINGTON (AP) — American businesses are bracing for a painful escalation in President Donald Trump’s trade war with China.
June 26, 2019

Drive.ai is reportedly shutting down after cope with Apple falls via

Drive.ai, a self-driving startup that was once valued at $200 million, is shutting down, according to the San Francisco Chronicle. The Mountain View, Calif.-based company filed notice with a state agency this week indicating its intention of closing permanently and laying off 90 employees.
June 26, 2019

Facebook might allow you to flip off obnoxious in-app notification badges

Facebook is making an effort to make its countless eyeball-grabbing elements less distracting with a new test of notification customization. According to app researcher and reverse-engineering expert Jane Manchun Wong, Facebook is currently testing the ability to turn on and off the red notification dots, known as badges, that you get for individual tabs of the company’s mobile app. That way, if you don’t really care much for Watch or groups, you don’t have to stare down yet another bright red badge number demanding your attention.
June 26, 2019

Iran Sends Mixed Messages, Saying It Didn’t Intend to ‘Humiliate’ U.S. But Warns Aggressors ‘Will Be Destroyed in a Second’

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday that his country did not intend to "humiliate" the U.S. by shooting down its drone, but also warned that any aggressors who enter his nation's territory "will be destroyed in a second."
June 26, 2019

Big Tech’s drawback is its lack of competitors

According to Recode editor-at-large Kara Swisher, one of Silicon Valley’s biggest problems right now is its lack of competition. That big tech companies like Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google have become too dominant and have thus stifled competition and creativity.
June 26, 2019

Penn, Yale, Princeton Graduates Earn Less Than New York State School Alums, New Report Says

It's reasonable to assume that Ivy League institutions produce the highest-earning graduates in their home states, however, a recent report has placed only one of the elite schools in the top five.
June 26, 2019

Powell says financial system going through rising uncertainties

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said Tuesday the economic outlook has become cloudier since early May, with rising uncertainties over trade and global growth causing the central bank to reassess its next move on interest rates.
June 26, 2019

The guts of an Apple iPhone present precisely what Trump will get improper about commerce

Crack open an iPhone and you’ll begin to see why President Donald Trump’s ongoing trade war with China doesn’t make sense.