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KFC has launched a cluckin' smartphone - and it's really cheap

The announcement, which we've run through Google Translate, reads (amazingly): "Kentucky China 30 years from 1987 to 2017, 30 years accompanied by the taste of ...


Apple iTunes Store Deal Sends PayPal Stock Up

Starting today, Paypal customers in several countries will be able to use their Paypal accounts to buy music, books and more via Apple's iTunes , App Sto...


Nintendo Switch Gets Its First Video Streaming App

Niconico will launch on the Nintendo Switch tomorrow, July 13th, though only in Japan. Those who want to use the console just to play can continue to do so, a...


Legendary Pokemon Coming To Pokemon GO According To Ad

The raids are happening at completely random times, and it's not clear why they've become visible before to regular trainers. Sadly, Legendary Pokemon are still...


Saudi executes six people in a day

In the past two months, a series of attacks in Qatif have targeted security forces. The global human rights organisation Reprieve understands that at least on...


Jayden K. Smith Facebook Hacker Warning Is Fake

This is why everybody got so alarmed and went on to warn all their friends about the infamous Jayden K. Smith. Even if there were any, do not believe that the h...


Blizzard unveils the first seven Overwatch League teams

Mike Morhaime, Blizzard's CEO, co-founder, and a fan of esports himself, has said: " Overwatch is a game about a diverse group of global heroes who fight f...


Apple starts accepting PayPal as payment method

First off, you must have a PayPal account , but if you don't, you can create one for free. Make it the default if you'd rather use it than your card on file, a...


Eiko Ishioka: Japan's 'rebel' artist and art director

Her work on a poster for Francis Ford Coppola's " Apocalypse Now " led to the two collaborating on Coppola's 1992 movie " Bram Stoker's Dracula ", for which h...


Scientists discover the smallest star in the universe

In fact, before the team realised what they were looking at, EBLM J0555-57Ab wasn't suspected of being a star at all, after it was detected passing in front o...


Co-Chairs propose a high-level meeting between Armenia and Azerbaijan

Petersburg Summit commitments, especially on the creation of the mechanism for investigation of the ceasefire violations, that can become also a mechanism for p...


One of biggest icebergs on record breaks away from Antarctica ice shelf

Cracking in Antarctica does regularly occur, but the size of this break, one of the biggest ever recorded, has earned global attention for its impact from cli...


Aston Martin Valkyrie development continues, gets updated design

Aston Martin has finally revealed interior images of a near-production version of its radical Valkyrie hypercar . The changes start at the front of the veh...


Chelsea hopeful on Danilo move

Journalist Dassler Marques says the move should be done for €31m. His representatives are taking care of it with the club while the player has travelled to Los ...


IPhone 8's software isn't ready yet either, dread ensues at Apple

The iPhone 8 has previously been called by many names, iPhone X, iPhone Pro, and other but the iPhone 8 is the most popular choice. Apple might move t...


Reliance Industries hits 9-year high as Jio revises rates

For Rs 349, users will now get 10 GB + 10 GB of data and unlimited voice calling. Though the charges have been hiked, Jio officials are confident that their...


Photon quantum teleported from Earth to orbit

The Micius team now announced the results of its first experiment on teleportation and which involves the world's first satellite-to-ground quantum network. T...


NASA's Juno probe captured close up of Jupiter's Great Red Spot

NASA today confirmed that the unmanned probe passed within 5,600 mi (9,000 km) of the giant storm at 7:06 pm PDT on June 10 during its sixth science orbit of th...


IPhone 8 Wireless Charging Confirmed, But Not Available at Launch

The news was brought by John Gruber , a very well-placed insider to Apple's plans who has a track record that proves that his resources are reliable. Of course...


Amazon Prime Day: Billions in lost productivity

So you just found out about Amazon Prime Day , it's no big deal. Says Woroch, "Amazon-brand items are expected to be hot sellers, including Amazon Fire product...


US Uninsured Rate Rises to 11.7% as Earlier Gains Erode

Gallup noted that several distinct obstacles, which have been caused nearly exclusively by Obamacare, are likely to blame for the uptick in the uninsured rate....


Stifel Nicolaus Reiterates A Buy Recommendation On Applied Materials, (NASDAQ:AMAT)

Pinnacle Bank purchased a new stake in Applied Materials during the first quarter worth about $113,000. ( NASDAQ AMAT ) opened at 44.21 on Tuesday. The fund own...


Logitech to Aquire ASTRO for $85 Million

We'll report back with more information as it comes. In addition to a variety of gaming keyboards and mice , Logitech G creates simulation products such as w...


Amazon's Prime Day kicks off Monday night

Shoppers without a Prime subscription can still access the sale after getting a subscription on or before July 11 while others have accessed the 30-day Prime...


Twitter's new CFO is getting $15 million in stock

He comes most recently from financial-software producer Intuit Inc., where he led financial planning for the $2.5 billion division that delivers QuickBooks to...


Emirates Telecommunications Corporation gives Etisalat Nigeria ultimatum over brand name

Following it inability to fulfill its part of the agreement in the payment of $1.2 billion loan, the company was recently taken over by a consortium of 13 banks...


Earnings Estimates Review: Och-Ziff Capital Management Group LLC (OZM)

Och-Ziff Capital Management Group LLC ( OZM ) has $1.31B valuation. Brokerages covering the name have a $2.63 on the stock. Och-Ziff Capital Management (NYSE:...


Facebook Messenger Ads are Now Available Globally to Advertisers

Executives have told investors that Facebook would no longer increase the number of ads shown to users in the news feed. Finally, Click to Messenger ads will ...


The Strs Ohio Has $473000 Position in PDC Energy, Inc. (PDCE)

PDC Energy Inc (NASDAQ: PDCE ) has declined 13.25% since July 10, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 29.95% the S&P500.The move comes after 7 mo...


Notable Stock Analysts Ratings McDermott International Inc. (MDR)

Shell Asset Management invested 0.01% in McDermott International (NYSE:MDR). AQR Capital Management LLC boosted its position in McDermott International by 67.6%...


Nest launches in Australia but skips out on the smart thermostat

Nest's portfolio includes a smoke detector that thoughtfully doubles as a motion-activated night light, illuminating your hallway if you get up in the middle of...


JD(U) asks RJD to come out with facts in public on accusations

Announcing its intent in relation to the corruption cases filed against Tejashwi Yadav , son of former Bihar Chief Minister Lalu Prasad Yadav , the JD (U) sai...


Original Apple Watch warranty support stretches to three years

Apple also extended the Apple Watches service policy for a separate issue related to swollen, expanded batteries that caused the watch's display to protrude. ...


Institutions Peg This Stock As a Favorite: Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO)

The company now has an average volume of 14.47 Million. BlackRock Inc. raised its position in Marathon Oil Corporation by 4,827.5% in the first quarter. Analyst...


Tyler, the Creator's New Leaked Album Suggests He's Gay

The album was somehow leaked online on Sunday night and some of the lyrics are raising some eyebrows. Tyler, The Creator is officially set to release his GO...