Harold Arnold

9,674 Flips | 9 Magazines | 12 Likes | 1,699 Followers | @haroldarnold3 | After working in the Oil Industry for 3 years I am now a Category Manager for Duracell.

Have You Been Making These Five Air Conditioning Mistakes?

Prev<p>27Next<p>Keeping the air recirculation option activated<p>Keeping it on can make the windows fog and reduce visibility. Most cars will have an ‘Auto’ …

Automotive Industry

Crude Oil Price Forecast: Storm Clouds Gather | Investopedia

Oil had another bumpy week and closed 3.2% lower, with Monday making up most of the weekly loss. Markets are worried about the state of the global …

Oil

Oil's Hired Hands Are Looking Beyond Shale to an Overseas Boomlet

The world’s biggest oilfield-service companies may have finally found something to talk about beyond the U.S. shale boom.<p>The oil explorers they serve …

Oil

5 Reasons Both You And Berkshire Should Buy Southwest Airlines

<i>(Source: imgflip)</i><p>Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A) (BRK.B) has a great problem right now. Mainly that it's sitting on a mountain of nearly $100 billion in …

Investing

This Oil Giant Is Making a Big Bet on Alaska

After discovering more oil, ConocoPhillips is planning a major development hub in the state.<p>Alaska was once one of the crown jewels of the oil …

Oil & Gas Industry

iOS 12 developer beta 4 for iPhone and iPad now available

Time to update your iPhones and iPads — iOS 12 developer beta 4 is out now. This beta is one of the last versions to possibly include interface tweaks, so we’ll dig in and see if anything has changed.<p>New in iOS 12<p>iOS 12 includes several significant changes for iPhone and iPad including performance …

iOS

Apple No Longer Offering Free Out-of-Warranty Repairs of iPhone 7 Models With Grayed-Out Speaker Button

A few months ago, in an internal document obtained by MacRumors, Apple acknowledged that some iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus users may experience a grayed-out speaker button during phone calls, or not be heard during phone calls or FaceTime chats. Apple didn't identify a cause for the issues.<p>If an …

Mobile Technology

Longshot Oil Riches Draw Wildcatters to the Utah Desert

On hot days in Utah’s Uinta basin, rocks weep oil. Rivulets of black tar hint at the untapped riches within. Taken in hand, the stone crumbles, as …

Oil

America's Oil And Gas Boom Is Spreading Through The Country

The Permian Basin, home to more than 40 percent of all active U.S. drilling rigs, continues to receive most of the credit for the rapid growth of U.S. oil production; meanwhile, the Marcellus Shale receives the lion’s share of credit for ongoing record-setting levels of domestic natural gas …

Oil & Gas Industry

Chesapeake Energy Corp.: Significant Surprise Potential

<b>Chesapeake Energy Corp.</b> (NYSE:CHK) shares have been on a tear lately, and they have not shown any signs of weakness yet. Given considerably higher …

Oil & Gas Industry

‘Middlemen selling Americans’ smartphone location to the highest bidder,’ says senator

Apple takes careful steps to protect your location data, requiring apps to ask for permission to access it, and allowing you to decide whether to permit foreground or background access – as well as displaying which apps have recently accessed your location.<p>But these protections are of limited value …

Privacy

How to Use the New Photos App Features in iOS 12

In iOS 12, Apple has introduced some new features to the Photos app that aim to make it easier for you to search, share, and enjoy your photo collection. Here's how to make the most of them.<p>The most prominent addition in the Photos app is a new <b>For You</b> tab, which replaces the old Memories and Shared …

Apps

US oil boom delivers surprise for traders — and it's costly

The world’s biggest oil traders are counting hefty losses after a surprise doubling in the price discount of U.S. light crude to benchmark Brent in …

Oil

Soon There Will Be Only One Blockbuster Left in the United States

The Blockbuster video store in Bend, Ore., stands steely and determined, defending itself against the expanding forces of digital streaming services like Netflix and HBO, whose charm is that customers need not get up from the couch.<p>Soon the store, about 150 miles southeast of Portland, will be the …

Customers

Microsoft Whiteboard is a dead-simple way to brainstorm with your team

Microsoft has finally launched its Whiteboard app for Windows 10 devices. It’s a free tool for collaborating on ideas with as many people as you like, and it’s not half bad.<p>Whiteboard (which has been available in preview since last December) is designed for use with a stylus, so it’ll automatically …

Apps

Near a 30-Year Low, Is ExxonMobil Corporation a Buy?

Exxon's stock price is down 20% from its 2014 highs, but its valuation hasn't been this low since the late 1980s!<p><b>ExxonMobil Corporation</b> (NYSE:XOM) …

investment

The Brilliant Ways Kimberly-Clark Uses Big Data, IoT & Artificial Intelligence To Boost Performance

Kimberly-Clark is a Fortune 500 company. It’s personal care product brands, including Huggies, Kleenex, and Scott, touch nearly 1 of every 4 people each day in 175 countries. Through Kimberly-Clark Professional the company offers products and solutions to create healthier, safer and more productive …

Artificial Intelligence

Now you can 3D print an entire bike frame

Arevo’s new bikes are made from a thermoplastic embedded with carbon fiber, and can be printed locally, instead of waiting for parts to ship.<p>A typical bike sold in a U.S. bike shop today was made in China and shipped thousands of miles to the store. But a new bike-building robot makes it possible …

Carbon Fiber

Oil rises but declines for the week as supply concerns ease

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Oil prices rose about 1 percent on Friday as strike actions in Norway and Iraq hit supplies, but futures were set for a second straight week of decline after Libyan ports reopened and on the view that Iran might still export some crude despite U.S. sanctions.<p>Brent crude <LCOc1> …

Oil

This completely transparent wireless speaker system kind of just blew my mind

If you’re looking for a new wireless speaker system that looks as good as it sounds, you’ve come to the right place. In fact, the Harman Kardon …

Tech Trends

The U.S. Could Soon Reclaim the World's Oil Crown

It’s a gusher.<p>U.S. oil production could reach 11.8 million barrels a day next year, the U.S. Energy Information Administration predicts in its July …

Oil

Speculation About $150 Oil And The (Inevitable) Rise Of Deep Water Companies

As this column goes to press, the world oil price is well north of $70 a barrel, a long way from the nadir of $30 a mere 30 months ago. So the oil forecaster’s parlor game is again in full swing. Will we see a return to the $150 barrel, the peak last experienced in early 2008?<p>We’ve seen this movie …

Oil & Gas Industry

Ex-Apple employee arrested for stealing Apple Car secrets

An Apple employee who downloaded blueprints for its self-driving car circuit board and then attempted to flee with them to China has been arrested.<p>Xiaolang Zhang supposedly told Apple of his plans to join a Chinese self-driving car startup, Xiaopeng Motors, shortly before booking his flight. He was …

Autonomous Cars

Oil and Gas Companies Will Lead the Energy Revolution

When it comes to climate change, I have always been a believer: not in hand-wringing debate, not in unrealistic solutions like the elimination of hydrocarbons, but in the power of action. In 1997, as chief executive of BP, I was the first leader of a major oil company to acknowledge that climate …

Oil & Gas Industry

Oil’s New Technology Spells End of Boom for Roughnecks - WSJ

After 20 years in the oil-and-gas industry, Eric Neece was used to its booms and busts. He wasn’t surprised when he was laid off by GE Oil & Gas in Conroe, Texas, in 2015 after oil prices plummeted. He figured his job would come back when prices crept back up.<p>He was almost right. The work came …

Oil

Chesapeake Energy May Have A Second Big Oil Discovery

<b>Chesapeake Energy</b> (CHK) believes it has hit on a second profitable oil discovery in Wyoming. The company has been successfully experimenting in the …

Oil & Gas Industry

Live Streaming TV Service 'Philo' Launches on Apple TV

Live streaming television service Philo today launched on the fourth- and fifth-generation Apple TV and Amazon Fire TV, after first launching on iPhone, Roku, smart TVs, desktop and web browsers, and more last November.<p>With the Apple TV app, subscribers can sign into their Philo accounts and watch …

Smart TV

U.S. Is Set to Become World's Top Oil Producer, Government Says

The U.S. government sees oil production further climbing next year even amid transportation logjams in the country’s most prolific shale play.<p>The …

Oil

All the best apps of 2018. (So far.)

If you can't remember the last time you downloaded a new app you loved, you're long overdue for a home screen refresh.<p>Luckily, we're halfway through …

Apps

Big Oil Is Far From Dead -- Here's 1 Major Reason Why

ExxonMobil is doubling down on the oil business even as some peers look to diversify away from it.<p><b>ExxonMobil Corporation</b> (NYSE:XOM) is ramping up …

Oil & Gas Industry