Thursday, October 18, 2018

Google staff protest over China search engine plans

Google employees are concerned agreeing to Chinese censorship would violate the company's "don't be evil" code of conduct. Google's plans to re-enter China with a search engine are at an "exploratory" stage,...

Groundsman with terminal cancer wins £226m from weed killer maker

A jury backs a claimant in a California court who says Monsanto-made Roundup contributed to the disease he is dying from. The maker of a commonly used weed killer has been ordered...

Facebook denies seeking users’ bank data

Facebook has denied reports that it is actively asking banks for details of users' financial transactions. The statement follows a story in the Wall Street Journal that said the social media giant...

Aldi to launch shops in New Zealand this year?

German grocery giant Aldi has filed more than 100 applications to trademark its brands in New Zealand since the start of the year. The activity is part of mounting evidence that suggests...

3 Things Every Female Leader Should Know About Being Confident in Her Pursuit of...

The parts of your personality and perspective that may have made you feel out of place are often the factors that will truly help you make an impact. That’s what Jennifer Romolini...

How This Woman Built A $17 Million Global Business Empowering Women

Jessica Honegger needed to raise money to adopt her son from Rwanda. She and her husband Joe were living in Texas, already parents to two children, but their shared passion for humanitarian...

Cadbury is calling on fans and chocolate lovers!!!

Cadbury says it plans to give away a “huge” amount of free chocolate to Australians as part of a new marketing campaign. The new ‘Share the Taste’ campaign centres around Cadbury’s Dairy...

STMicro says iPhones will boost chip demand

STMicro says iPhones will boost chip demand STMicroelectronics chips are usedin Apple iPhones STMicroelectronics has forecast a rebound in smartphones chips thanks to customers including Apple, but said growth won't benefit profitability as...

9 of the worst things you can do to a socially awkward person

9 of the worst things you can do to a socially awkward person ‘Please, introduce yourself to the class!’ Not everyone finds it easy to interact with other people (Koldunov/Getty Images) Not all of...

Subsidy deal spurs Amarenco plans to build 11 solar farms

Subsidy deal spurs Amarenco plans to build 11 solar farms John Mullins of Amarenco. Photo: Michael Mac Sweeney/Provision Former Bord Gáis chief John Mullins's renewable energy business Amarenco is pressing ahead with plans...

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Russian opposition leader Navalny detained upon jail release: associate

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny was detained again on Monday for allegedly violating protest laws while he was being released from...

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