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Netflix CEO says they’re...

Netflix will not be increasing its prices unless it has earned it. The shares, revenues, net income and even subscribers have all increased drastically.  Netflix is doing really well in every aspect recently. To begin with, the shares of the company has vastly increased by over 22% in the past three months. The company’s net […]

Netflix CEO says they’re not on a ‘price-first b...

Netflix will not be increasing its prices unless it has earned it. The shares, revenues, net income and even subscribers have all increased drastically.  Netflix is doing really well in every aspect recently. To begin with, the shares of the company has vastly increased by over 22% in the past three months. The company’s net […]

Netflix CEO says they’re not on a ...

Netflix will not be increasing its prices unless it has earned it. The shares, revenues, net income and even subscribers have all increased drastically.  Netflix is doing really well in every aspect recently. To begin with, the shares of the company has vastly increased by over 22% in the past three months. The company’s net […]

How does tax liability affect ...

The changes in the value of Bitcoin has been explained by tax burdens. The $20 billion downdrafts in the past two weeks may be because of the selling of $1 billion of Bitcoin. Once again, investors are startled by the sudden fluctuations of the largest cryptocurrency, Bitcoin. Unlike the usual, however, the changes in the […]

How does tax liability affect the value of Bitcoin...

The changes in the value of Bitcoin has been explained by tax burdens. The $20 billion downdrafts in the past two weeks may be because of the selling of $1 billion of Bitcoin. Once again, investors are startled by the sudden fluctuations of the largest cryptocurrency, Bitcoin. Unlike the usual, however, the changes in the […]

Netflix CEO says they’re not on a ‘pri...

Netflix will not be increasing its prices unless it has earned it. The shares, revenues, net income and even subscribers have all increased drastically.  Netflix is doing really well in every aspect recently. To begin with, the shares of the company has vastly increased by over 22% in the past three months. The company’s net […]

IRS gives the taxpayers an extension

IRS is extending its tax filing deadline because its server crashed on Tax Day. October 15 is the extended deadline for the filing of tax returns. The actual deadline to file tax forms was April 17, Tuesday. However, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has announced an extension for taxpayers. This leniency is because of the complications […]

Has Elon Musk finally come to terms with the real ...

Tesla Model 3 sedan’s production is on another “planned production pause”. There are problems in its highly computerized assembly line. Tesla Inc. has recently faced an abundance of problems in its production. Just two months ago, the company had opted to bring to halt the Tesla Model 3 production line. It lasted for about four […]

Are Android Apps Tracking Your Children?

Studies reveal a number of Android applications are violating the U.S. COPPA law. Children under the age of 13 require more supervision in the use of applications. Not long ago, there was some uproar about data sharing between Facebook and Cambridge Analytica. The internet has become so complicated in recent years such that nothing online […]

Can Apple’s commitment to Renewal make an im...

Apple continues to show its dedication towards sustaining the environment. Apple and Google have both purchased RECs such that they are 100 percent running on clean energy. With all the commotion about climate change and the role we have assumed in the contribution of it, it is no wonder that large multinational corporations are taking […]

Microsoft and LinkedIn Join Forces

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Microsoft closed its biggest deal ever by purchasing LinkedIn for $26.2 billion. This deal exceeded the one Microsoft made by purchasing Skype for $8.5 billion back in 2011. Six months ago, Microsoft had announced that they planned on buying LinkedIn, and this Thursday the details were made final. Although Microsoft will own LinkedIn, the CEO […]

Pfizer Fined for Raising Drug Prices

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Recently the U.S. Pharmaceutical company Pfizer is being fined $106 million for raising the prices of anti-epilepsy medication a record of 2,600%. According to British regulator Competition and Markets Authority, the New York-based company overcharged patients for phenytoin sodium capsules, a drug that had been de-banded around September 2012. Although Pfizer said that it’s going […]

Could Trump End Potential Trade with Cuba?

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After we cut all ties with Cuba in 1961, President Obama decided in July 2015 that it was time for the United States to stop giving Cuba the silent treatment. Since then, Cuba and the Obama administration have been working on agreements between the two countries. However, what Cuba fears is that all the hard […]

Smartwatch Industry Gets Interesting; Fitbit Buys Pebble

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Fitbit confirmed in an announcement that the deal to buy assets of smartwatch company Pebble is coming to a close. The move comes at a time when Pebble seems to be suffering financial struggles. Fitbit has taken this opportunity to gain use of Pebbles cloud system, apps for its watches, and the people that are […]

Google’s New App Sends Your Location

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Google has announced the launch of its new application called Trusted Contacts. This will allow close friends and love ones to be able to track your location during times of an emergency. You will be able to add close friends and family you want to share your location with to Trusted Contacts and they will […]

Chesapeake Energy Sells $450 Million in Assets

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The Chesapeake Energy Corp. announced that it’s going to be selling 78,000 acres of land and wells for $450 million. The deal includes about 250 wells in northern Louisiana Haynesville Shale. The wells produce around 30 million cubic feet of natural gas daily. The improvement in the drilling in Haynesville has brought Chesapeake to the […]

Airbnb Sets Rules for Renters

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The popular home renting company Airbnb has begun setting limits on how often its users can rent out their homes. These limits will especially apply to homes in London, Amsterdam and San Francisco. This began when San Francisco homeowners were found to have been illegally renting out their homes. The Bay Area Investigative Unit uncovered […]

Starbucks CEO Steps Down

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CEO of Starbucks Howard Schultz is stepping down and handing the reigns over to current Chief Operating Officer Kevin Johnson. Johnson has been with the company seven years before joining the executive board about two years ago. Schultz has been with Starbucks for over twenty years and is accredited with bringing the company to new […]

Standing Rock Protesters Stand Firm

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The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers gave the protesters at Standing Rock Sioux Reservation until Monday to leave the property. Four months of tear gas, water cannons, police confrontations and prayer marching leaves the protesters with the ultimatum of vacating the premises or be fined for trespassing. Though it is said that the land should […]

Foxconn Employee Faces Ten Years for Massive Theft

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A manager at Foxconn, part of Apple’s manufacturing chain, can face up to ten years in jail for stealing iPhones and selling them. The manager, who is only being identified by the name Tsai, sold over 5,700 iPhone’s to stores in Shenzhen, China, between the years of 2013-2014. It is reported that Tsai had eight […]

Norwegian Air’s Use of Irish Carrier Approved

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It’s only a matter of time until the Norwegian Air Shuttle begins offering discounts on trans-Atlantic flights. The Norwegian Air Shuttle was recently approved by the US Transportation Department in their request to use an Irish secondary in order to increase U.S. flights. Spokesman Anders Lindstorm says that the new move will certainly lead to […]

IRS Investigates Tax Evasion by Coinbase Users

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Coinbase must release the identity of select customers who transferred currency during the years of 2013-2015. Judge Jacqueline Corley granted the IRS a John Doe summons to collect the information from Coinbase. Coinbase is a company that handles transactions of Bitcoin, Ethereum, and other digital currency. The IRS made a request for the John Doe […]

Facebook Scanning Videos Using Artificial Intelligence?

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When you find something on Facebook you think is a bit too risqué, you make a report. A Facebook employee then takes the reported material and compares it against Facebook’s “company policies”. Now, however, Facebook has announced that it will be using artificial intelligence to detect offensive material. According to Facebook’s director of applied machine […]

Lawsuit Settled Against Johnson & Johnson

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Johnson & Johnson and DePuy Orthopedics were ordered by a federal court in Texas to pay six plaintiffs a total of $1 billion this Thursday after losing a lawsuit involving their Pinnacle metal-on-metal hip implants. The plaintiffs complained that Johnson & Johnson and DePuy promoted the implants to be longer lasting than most plastic or […]

How Long is the Wait for Apple’s AirPods?

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Apple says it needs “a little more time” before the new AirPods, Apples wireless earbuds, will be available for customers. The AirPods were announced at the beginning of September but since then their release date keeps getting deferred. Customers have been impatiently awaiting the release of the AirPods since October. One consumer wrote to Apple […]

New Twitter Ranks Conversations and Counts Replies

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Twitter has developed a new feature that will count replies and rank conversations. It will do this in the same way it tallies up retweets and likes. This will be Twitter’s way of keeping track of which conversations are sparking the most interest on Twitter. When it comes to counting replies, the number will appear […]

Saudi King Invests $27 Billion Toward Public Investment Fund

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This Wednesday Saudi Arabia’s king has approved a distribution of 100 billion riyals from royal reserves to be placed into a Public Investment Fund (PIF). That’s equal to $27 billion U.S. King Salman gave a statement to news agency SPA telling them that the fund is to help support investments in not only the foreign […]

GoPro Cuts 200 Jobs

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The inventors of the innovative, wearable camera known as GoPro announced Wednesday that the company will be cutting over fifteen percent of its workforce which is equivalent to two hundred jobs. This, the company says, is part of a bigger plan that will allow the company to focus more on its core products. It would seem, […]

Netflix App Makes Offline Downloads Available

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Netflix subscribers are getting Christmas early this year; the company has finally announced that it will be making some of its shows available for download on Apple and Android devices without being connected to the internet. Netflix will stand alongside Amazon Prime and YouTube Red, who have both been offering video downloads to iOS and […]

Kellogg Withdraws all Advertising from Breitbart

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Kellogg has announced that it will no longer be adverting on Breitbart.com. The owner of Pringles, Pop-tarts, and other brands joins many other in withdrawing its advertising from Breitbart since the site has been ridiculed by consumers for content that has been deemed anti-Semitic, racist, and sexist. Kellogg discontinued it advertising on Breitbart on Tuesday […]