Gabriel Palma

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Facebook boss apologises in UK and US newspaper ads

<b>Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg has taken out full-page adverts in several UK and US Sunday newspapers to apologise for the firm's recent data privacy scandal.</b><p>He said Facebook could have done more to stop millions of users having their data exploited by political consultancy Cambridge Analytica in …

Cambridge Analytica

Lawmakers release huge budget; big military, domestic boosts

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional leaders finalized a sweeping $1.3 trillion budget bill Wednesday that substantially boosts military and domestic spending but leaves behind young immigrant "Dreamers," deprives President Donald Trump some of his border wall money and takes only incremental steps to …

Mitch McConnell

How British Savers Finance Putin’s Russia

The quaint English city of Salisbury, known for its medieval streets, picturesque cathedral and bus tours to Stonehenge, has found itself on the map …

Finance

Facebook's Zuckerberg Outlines Steps to Protect User Data

Facebook Inc. Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg outlined some concrete steps the social network will take to protect user data, his first …

Cambridge Analytica

Cambridge Analytica: Facebook boss summoned over data claims

<b>Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg has been called on by a parliamentary committee to give evidence about the use of personal data by Cambridge Analytica.</b><p>The consulting firm is accused of harvesting the data of 50 million Facebook users without permission and failing to delete it when told to.<p>Damian …

Cambridge Analytica

Facebook Vs. Twitter: What's The Better Buy On Recent News?

When you look at the performance of top social media stocks so far in 2018, there's an interesting trend emerging.<p>TWTR Weekly<p>Last year's laggard, …

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Social Media

Elon Musk Has Made $3.5 Million Selling Flamethrowers

Even Elon Musk’s jokes make him millions of dollars.<p>Sales of The Boring Company’s flamethrower, which seemed to start as a throwaway line to help the …

Tesla

Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Team Up to Try to Disrupt Health Care

SEATTLE — Three corporate behemoths — Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Chase — announced on Tuesday that they would form an independent health care company for their employees in the United States.<p>The alliance was a sign of just how frustrated American businesses are with the state of the …

Health Care

Facebook and Google are doomed, George Soros says

Billionaire philanthropist and leading donor to liberal causes George Soros predicted Thursday that regulation and taxation will soon dethrone Facebook and Google, describing the tech industry's major players as powerful monopolies that harm individuals, market innovation and democracy.<p>In a …

Social Media

Celgene Is Paying $9 Billion for Juno Therapeutics in Blockbuster Cancer Drug Deal

Celgene Corp. agreed to buy Juno Therapeutics Inc. for about $9 billion, one of its largest deals ever, in a bid to expand in the increasingly …

Biotechnology

Dominion Energy is buying Scana Corp in a $14.6 billion deal

(Reuters) - Dominion Energy Inc said on Wednesday it would buy troubled utility Scana Corp in an all-stock deal worth about $14.6 billion, including debt.<p>Scana shareholders will receive 0.6690 shares of Dominion Energy for each share held, or the equivalent of about $55.35.<p>The offer represents a …

Dominion Energy

What Is Time? A Simple Explanation

Time is familiar to everyone, yet hard to define and understand. Science, philosophy, religion, and the arts have different definitions of time, but …

Physics

Bitcoin heads into Christmas on a slump

The price of bitcoin was trending downward on Christmas morning as the cryptocurrency reeled in the aftermath of its most volatile period ever.<p>As of 11.30 a.m. Christmas morning (GMT), bitcoin was valued at $13,975 according to data from Markets Insider.<p>The cryptocurrency had lost almost 2% of its …

Cryptocurrency
Corruption
NFL
Social Media

The FCC just voted to repeal its net neutrality rules, in a sweeping act of deregulation

Federal regulators voted Thursday to allow Internet providers to speed up service for websites they favor — and block or slow down others — in a decision repealing landmark Obama-era regulations overseeing broadband companies such as AT&T and Verizon.<p>The move by the Federal Communications …

Net Neutrality
Economics
Finance
Wells Fargo

GE Ranks First in 2017 Downsizing After 12,000 More Job Cuts

General Electric Co. already has the distinction of being the worst performer in the Dow Jones Industrial Average this year. Now it’s taken the lead …

Employment
Social Media

Jeff Bezos’s Net Worth Just Broke $100 Billion

Jeff Bezos is the world’s newest $100 billion mogul.<p>The Amazon.com Inc. founder’s fortune is up $2.4 billion to $100.3 billion, as the online …

Bill Gates

Uber Hack: Here’s How to Find Out If You’ve Been Affected

News that hackers accessed the personal data of 57 million Uber accounts has consumers asking themselves a question that’s beginning to feel all too …

Identity Theft
Investing
Basketball

Astros Outlast Dodgers to Clinch First World Series Title

LOS ANGELES — If the Houston Astros had plenty on their minds — and the weight of history on their backs — it hardly seemed like a burden when they arrived at Dodger Stadium on Wednesday.<p>A franchise that hadn’t won a championship since joining the major leagues in 1962 faced the daunting task of …

Baseball
Stock Markets