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Markets Uber Names New CEO And Will Eliminate Post-Trip User Tracking
Author: 0 Uber Names New CEO And Will Eliminate Post-Trip User Tracking

It will reportedly be rolled out to iPhone users this week. However the move caused huge controversy, exacerbated by the company's poor reputation for protecting user privacy, thanks to a string of scandals - such as internal employees stalking ex-girlfriends and celebs ; the company spying on reporters' trips, and misusing an internal tracking tool ; and claims by a former employee of poor security practices around private data , to name just a few.

Author: 0 Hurricane Harvey's Reach Likely to Show Up at Gas Pumps

Gas prices in the last five years have risen toward the end of August, with prices between 2012-2014 passing $3.50 per gallon. The latest survey from GasBuddy shows average retail gasoline prices in Vermont rose 1.3 cents per gallon in last week, averaging $2.36 per gallon on Sunday.

Markets Mumbai flooded after heavy rains; road, rail, air traffic hit
Author: 0 Mumbai flooded after heavy rains; road, rail, air traffic hit

The department also received four complaints of tree falling cases in the western suburb due to heavy rainfall. The IMD station in Santacruz recorded 944 mm of rain for 24 hours ending 8:30 am on 27 July. The weather forecast predicts more heavy rainfall in the city for next 24 to 48 hours. Rains have also disrupted communication lines in the city.

Markets First Look At 'Ant-Man & The Wasp' Courtesy Of Evangeline Lilly
Author: 0 First Look At 'Ant-Man & The Wasp' Courtesy Of Evangeline Lilly

You can see the still below, which Lilly shared in celebration of what would have been Jack Kirby's 100th birthday. Ant-Man was one of the most pleasant surprises in recent years. Character is somewhat minor in the MCU, Ant-Man, however, continues its merry way, since after the Civil War and Infinity War , he finds himself in the path of his own adventures since his new film the solo, Ant-Man and The Wasp is now in the middle of shooting.

Markets First Blue Whale Challenge Game Death in UP
Author: 0 First Blue Whale Challenge Game Death in UP

The 13-year-old, the son of Vikram Singh, Parth in his post said before taking the suicide plunge, "Very soon I will cross the last level of the game". When he did not answer calls from his parents, the father went to his room only to find the teen's body hanging from the ceiling fan. Singh said the Union Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology as well as Union Home Ministry had directed to the State governments to impose a blanket ban on the game.

Markets Hurricane Harvey: Gas Prices Might Not Go Up Because of Supply
Author: 0 Hurricane Harvey: Gas Prices Might Not Go Up Because of Supply

BMO Capital Markets economist Sal Guatieri said gasoline futures prices rose to more than two-year highs overnight after the storm knocked out about a tenth of USA refinery capacity. Texas is home to a quarter of USA crude oil refining capacity and some areas are expected to receive a year's worth of rainfall in a week. "Fears of a supply crunch are sending prices charging higher", Smith said.

Markets Harvey expected to cause jump at the pump this week
Author: 0 Harvey expected to cause jump at the pump this week

Officials in the fuel industry are watching how Hurricane Harvey could impact gas prices throughout the Carolinas. "About 15 percent of US refining capacity is down", DeHaan said Monday. The latest survey from GasBuddy shows average retail gasoline prices in Vermont rose 1.3 cents per gallon in last week, averaging $2.36 per gallon on Sunday.

Markets Carrying a plastic bag in Kenya could land you in prison
Author: 0 Carrying a plastic bag in Kenya could land you in prison

Kenyans have had several months to adjust to the idea of the new rules , a period during which big supermarket chains like Nakumatt and the French multinational retail giant Carrefour began offering cloth bags instead of plastic. "If we continue like this, by 2050, we will have more plastic in the ocean than fish ", he said. Rwanda is particularly lauded as being a success story at banning plastic bags in 2008, earning them praise from the global community especially for being the first in ...

Markets 'Straight Outta Compton' Star Jason Mitchell Goes Ballistic On Delta Flight
Author: 0 'Straight Outta Compton' Star Jason Mitchell Goes Ballistic On Delta Flight

An official for Delta airlines reached out to TMZ and explained that they did not double-book Mitchell's seat. His new ticket was for "comfort+" seats, which he wasn't too pleased about clearly. sadly, the situation was anything but comfortable. "I'll bat the f-k outta you!" Letting off enough "f*ck you"'s to put on a Tupac diss record, Jason berated the flight attendants for a hot minute for giving away his seat and even called someone "p*ssy".

Markets MI to start season in all maize Nike uniforms
Author: 0 MI to start season in all maize Nike uniforms

Aside from just generally poking fun at Southern Jim, we discussed the possibility of this being a motivating factor for Michigan's players, who may not acknowledge that they're keeping themselves in the loop, though we assume they are. Don't be totally floored if Luke Del Rio, Feleipe Franks and Malik Zaire all remained sidelined the first play. This Saturday, the Michigan Wolverines will take the field against the Gators in the first regular-season contest between the schools.

Markets Game Of Thrones season finale leaves fans shaken and elated
Author: 0 Game Of Thrones season finale leaves fans shaken and elated

In an awkward move, as we watched them gettin' it on, we heard Bran Stark and Samwell Tarly discussing the truth about Jon's past - and relation to Dany. But worst case scenario, this puts Daenerys and Jon at odds with one another, competing for the same throne . It's unclear why Rhaegar gave two of his children the same name, but it's also unclear whether he even named Jon at all.

Markets Gilead to Buy Maker of Cancer Treatments for $11.9 Billion
Author: 0 Gilead to Buy Maker of Cancer Treatments for $11.9 Billion

It has outperformed by 1.60% the S&P500. Tetrem Capital Management Ltd decreased Gilead Sciences Inc ( GILD ) stake by 3.99% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Monday, March 27 with "Hold". Gabelli reissued a "buy" rating and set a $85.00 price objective on shares of Gilead Sciences in a research report on Wednesday, May 3rd.

Markets Students Win Hyperloop Competition With 202 MPH Pod
Author: 0 Students Win Hyperloop Competition With 202 MPH Pod

A team of German students has won SpaceX's second Hyperloop competition, sending their pod to an impressive speed of 324 kilometers (201 miles) per hour. More than 1,000 students from 120 colleges and universities around the world brought their creations to Texas. It also topped the 192 miles per hour reported after a June test by Hyperloop One, a Los Angeles-based commercial company.

Author: 0 Wal-Mart Stores Inc

The average Wall Street analyst rating for Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.is Strong Buy, according to the average of 24 analyst scores. Finally, J P Morgan Chase & Co set a $80.00 price target on Wal-Mart Stores and gave the company a "neutral" rating in a report on Monday, August 14th.

Markets Fitbit Ionic Smartwatch Finally Launched
Author: 0 Fitbit Ionic Smartwatch Finally Launched

Ionic includes standard smartwatch features like Global Positioning System tracking, heart rate tracking, water resistance up to 50 meters, and on-device workouts. Flyer will be available in stores worldwide in October 2017 and at major North American retailers such as Amazon , Best Buy, Brookstone, Nordstrom and Target.

Markets Whole Foods is now selling the Amazon Echo
Author: 0 Whole Foods is now selling the Amazon Echo

Answer: To dominate the grocery business like it has many others by increasing the number of customers while undercutting the competition. Inside the Whole Foods in Paramus, N.J., a display of Amazon Echo and Echo Dot speakers greeted shoppers as they entered the store.

Author: 0 Stocks rise, U.S. dollar eases as Yellen omits policy

Reforms that followed the 2007 to 2009 crisis had strengthened the financial system without impeding economic growth, and future changes should be modest , Yellen said in prepared remarks. The weekly gains for equities snapped a two-week skid of declines for the Dow and S&P 500 and a four-week drop for the NASDAQ. US stocks got off to a strong start after President Donald Trump's chief economic adviser Gary Cohn said the White House would turn its attention to the long-awaited tax reform ...

Markets RBI launches Rs 200 note; promises to ramp up supply
Author: 0 RBI launches Rs 200 note; promises to ramp up supply

However, in a bid to revive the economy gradually, the central bank under Urjit Patel's governance introduced new Rs 500 and Rs 2,000 notes within days of demonetisation. Earlier on August 25, RBI had released Rs 200 and new Rs 50 notes that will only be available in the banks. Long queues of peoples are gathered at the RBI offices to get Rs 200 note first time issued by central government.