Hackers access payment details of 5,900,000 Dixons Carphone customers

In addition, Dixons Carphone said 1.2 million personal data records were hacked. "As a precaution we immediately notified the relevant card companies via our payment provider about all these cards so that they could take the appropriate measures to... More..

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Cryptocurrency Ethereum Classic Soars on Coinbase Listing Plan
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Cryptocurrency Ethereum Classic Soars on Coinbase Listing Plan

The decision to add Ethereum Classic was sudden and unexpected by crypto-traders. Note that customers who previously had an Ethereum Classic balance on the platform as a result of the 2016 Ethereum hard fork ...More..

Two women get kicked out of Uber after kiss
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Two women get kicked out of Uber after kiss

When Iovine presses him to explain why they're being ousted, Elbotari says "it's disrespectful". Video footage shows the moment the man informs the pair that kissing in the back of the auto is illegal. "We ...More..

Toyota Motor to invest USD1 billion in ride-hailing firm Grab
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Toyota Motor to invest USD1 billion in ride-hailing firm Grab

Toyota's trading arm invested an undisclosed sum in Grab a year ago. The investment is the largest ever of its kind by an carmaker into the ride-hailing industry, according to Grab. Toyota will place one of its...More..

ZTE stock plummets 40% after crippling United States ban
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

ZTE stock plummets 40% after crippling United States ban

A bipartisan group of United States senators has put a renewed ban on both ZTE and Huawei into an amendment to the 2019 National Defense Authorization Act. Since the bill has bi-partisan support, rules tucked i...More..

Emissions cheat declared in 774K Mercedes-Benz vehicles
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Emissions cheat declared in 774K Mercedes-Benz vehicles

Germany's Transport Ministry said on Monday that 774,000 Mercedes-Benz vehicles in Europe had been found to contain unauthorised software defeat devices and ordered Daimler to recall more than 200,000 cars in G...More..

'Fool Trade': Trump continues to rip G7 in tweetstorm
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

'Fool Trade': Trump continues to rip G7 in tweetstorm

Addressing reporters in Singapore ahead of Trump's summit Tuesday with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, Pompeo said he was "unconcerned" that Trump's treatment of Canada - a close ally - boded poorly for hi...More..

Tesla laying off 9 percent of workforce
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Tesla laying off 9 percent of workforce

Musk said the layoffs won't affect production of the Model 3 , since no production associates are being be cut. Musk goes on to acknowledge that while profitability has never been the electric automaker's ...More..

Trump aide apologises for saying there's 'special place in hell' for Trudeau
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Trump aide apologises for saying there's 'special place in hell' for Trudeau

Mr Navarro reportedly said on Tuesday his remarks were a mistake and his language was inappropriate . He had said there was a "special place in hell" for Mr Trudeau for going against US President Don...More..

Judge approves AT&T's merger with Time Warner | AT&T
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Judge approves AT&T's merger with Time Warner | AT&T

Leaving the courtroom, Makan Delrahim, head of the Justice department's antitrust division, said that he would read the judge's opinion before making a decision on an appeal. The Justice Department has not br...More..

Fugitive Indian billionaire jeweler seeks asylum in Britain
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Fugitive Indian billionaire jeweler seeks asylum in Britain

The Indian government in February this year had said that it had revoked the passports of Modi and his uncle Mehul Choksi. Kiren Rijiju meeting with the UK Minister Baroness Williams to discuss India-UK j...More..

Domino's to fill literal potholes to make takeout easier
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Domino's to fill literal potholes to make takeout easier

Fouracre encourages Michiganders to enter the fray by nominating their communities with pizza-ruining potholes. Towns that are selected by the company will receive funds to help fix roads "so pizzas make it h...More..

(US-NK summit) NK media disclose Kim's use of chartered Chinese plane
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

(US-NK summit) NK media disclose Kim's use of chartered Chinese plane

United States forces in Korea said they had not received updated guidance on military exercises. "South Korea military drills, but the American military presence in South Korea wouldn't mean much if the milit...More..

Trump lashes out at USA allies in Twitter rant
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Trump lashes out at USA allies in Twitter rant

According to US Census Bureau data, Canada was the top export destination for 32 states in 2016, by far the most of any country. But despite the rows over trade and Russia, Mr Trump rated his relationship...More..

United flight diverted en route to Chicago after threat found onboard
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

United flight diverted en route to Chicago after threat found onboard

A Garda spokesperson also told the Independent.ie that the flight was diverted following "the discovery of a note relating to a bomb threat on board". "After assessing the situation our crew made the decision t...More..

Donald Trump, Kim Jong Un meeting is just the beginning
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Donald Trump, Kim Jong Un meeting is just the beginning

As I recently wrote , while certain sanctions on North Korea are discretionary, a key 2016 law specifically obligates the president to sanction people and entities complicit in human rights abuses in North...More..

Jack Dorsey Apologizes for Eating Chick-fil-A After Twitter Mob Attacks
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Jack Dorsey Apologizes for Eating Chick-fil-A After Twitter Mob Attacks

After the 2012 controversy sparked by Cathy's remark, the company said in a statement that it would "leave the policy debate over same-sex marriage to the government and political arena" and that its culture ...More..

Autopilot Buddy defeats Tesla's safety systems; it is not your friend
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Autopilot Buddy defeats Tesla's safety systems; it is not your friend

When Tesla released the original version of Autopilot , some owners appeared to operate their vehicles as if they were fully autonomous. It's worth bearing in mind, the official Tesla website still say...More..

Oil ends slightly lower, books weekly drop as investors watch OPEC
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Oil ends slightly lower, books weekly drop as investors watch OPEC

Global markets edged up as the highly anticipated U.S. -Korea summit got underway in Singapore amid expressions of goodwill. Money managers cut bullish ICE Brent crude oil bets by 13,810 net-long positions to...More..

Liveblog: President Trump Meets North Korean Leader Kim Jong
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Liveblog: President Trump Meets North Korean Leader Kim Jong

Kim was accompanied at the meeting by vice-chairman of the Central Committee of the Workers' Party of Korea (WPK) Kim Yong Chol, chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the WPK Ri Su Yong, and Colonel Ge...More..

Net Neutrality offically ends today
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Net Neutrality offically ends today

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai , who was appointed to his position by President Trump, drafted the repeal of net neutrality rules for the sake of innovation and increased broadband investment, he said . Organizatio...More..

by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

IHOP? IHOb? What's with the name change?

After keeping the internet on its toes for several weeks, IHOP officials have announced the company's name change to IHOb . The news website says that they changed their name because they now " burger " ju...More..

by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

White House: North Korea talks moving 'more quickly than expected'

The Singapore government offered itself as a neutral site for the first-ever meeting between a sitting U.S. president and a North Korean leader. Singapore is one of the few countries that have diplomatic ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Elon Musk's Boring Company flamethrowers sell like hot cakes

Elon Musk reportedly has a net worth over $20 billion. While customs agencies have yet to release a further comment on the changes, the Boring Company's not-so-subtly titled Not a Flamethrower should be a...More..

U.S. net neutrality rules expire, court battle looms
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

U.S. net neutrality rules expire, court battle looms

Although the direct effects of the repeal are unknown, companies will have to assess how much change consumers will tolerate, according to the Associated Press. It also gives them the freedom to charge people...More..

Jaguar Land Rover to move Discovery production to Slovakia
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Jaguar Land Rover to move Discovery production to Slovakia

In a statement, JLR said: "This significant investment and technology upgrade in Solihull in order to accommodate our next-generation of flagship Land Rover models, and the refit of our Halewood plant for the...More..

Amazon Prime rolls out new Whole Foods discount in North Carolina stores
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Amazon Prime rolls out new Whole Foods discount in North Carolina stores

The discount was announced in May for a trial run in a small number of stores, and will now extend into 10 states where Whole Foods Markets have a presence. Discounts for Prime members will work through th...More..

The method in Trump's trade madness
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

The method in Trump's trade madness

He was reacting to Trudeau's declaration that Canadians would "not be pushed around" and would hit back at punishing USA tariffs on metal imports with "equivalent tariffs". As Trump flew from the summit with ...More..

Facebook Shared User Data With Select Companies
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Facebook Shared User Data With Select Companies

This includes data such as phone numbers and "friend links", which measure the degree of closeness between users and their friends. Facebook has admitted the WSJ largely got its facts right, but insists t...More..

Tea for Two: What May Come of Trump-Kim Summit in Singapore?
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Tea for Two: What May Come of Trump-Kim Summit in Singapore?

Traffic was held up in the steamy midday sun and scores of bystanders were penned in by police when Trump went to meet Lee. Mr. Trump and Mr. Kim are both looking for political victories that will help them...More..

CFTC Demands Crypto Exchange Data In Market Investigation
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

CFTC Demands Crypto Exchange Data In Market Investigation

CME's agreement with the private exchanges does not have a clause to share trading data. US government officials have ordered multiple cryptocurrency exchanges to fork over comprehensive trading data in order...More..

Argentina's targets possible but require commitment
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Argentina's targets possible but require commitment

Inflation in Argentina is running at 25.6% and the central bank recently raised interest rates to a dizzying 40% in a bid to support the currency and tackle inflation. "The agreement shows there is lot of globa...More..

by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Mystery solved: IHOb reveals what name change means

Its bio was changed to "Burgers so burgerin' good, we changed our name to IHOb ". As for the restaurant's name change, IHOP said its new moniker will be in effect for "the time being". It ends with the com...More..

by | Monday, June 11, 2018

North Korean, US Officials Air Differences On Eve Of Summit

North Koreans were told two weeks ago that a summit between Kim and Trump would take place, but not when or where it would happen. President Trump expressed confidence about his meeting upon his arrival...More..

Lottery Winner Picks Up Check In Emoji Wink Mask
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Lottery Winner Picks Up Check In Emoji Wink Mask

During the ceremony held by the lottery organization , she showed up to greet the press with her face covered in a bright yellow emoji mask and a wig. Lottery winners are usually soft targets for robbers as ...More..