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A single investor likely fueled bitcoin's 2017 price surge

A research paper published past year claimed that the massive bull run towards the end of 2017 was triggered by manipulation. As per the report released...


Airbnb to review and verify every listing on its site

Chief executive and co-founder Brian Chesky said the home-sharing service decided on new steps as part of an effort to instil more trust in Airbnb . Airbnb, ...


China imposes curfew on minors in gaming crackdown

The Chinese government has released new rules aimed at curbing video game addiction among young people, a problem that top officials believe is to blame for a...


Did Starbucks just replace "Christmas" with "coffee" on its new holiday cups?

The Merry Dance cup will definitely be one of the more eye-catching designs this holiday season. This year, Starbucks is selling five specialty holiday dr...


Tesla electric pickup "Cybertruck" reveal set for November 21

And the much awaited event will be held in a fortnight, early Thursday (Australian time). Its original reveal date was supposed to be in September until Musk po...


OPEC Sees Its Market Share Shrinking for Years as Shale Triumphs

Brent settled up 1.3 per cent on Tuesday. West Texas Intermediate crude settled at $56.35 a barrel, losing 88 cents, or 1.54%. China is seeking to roll back US ...


Mustang Lithium | SEMA 2019

While we wait for the all new Mustang-based all-electric SUV, Ford has been quietly working behind the scenes with Webasto to surprise us with an all-electr...


Libra Won't Spread as Fast as Facebook - Calibra Executive

Local regulators are anxious that the new currency could lead to a wave of scams through phone-based apps, increase privacy concerns and make anti-money-launder...


Stocks wobble in early trading, but remain near record highs

The S&P 500 was up less than 1 point at 3,079. BEIJING (AP) - Global stock markets mostly rose on Wednesday as investors assessed developments in U.S. Meanw...


Infosys shares rally post disclosure on whistleblower complaint

According to the whistleblower's complaint to US Securities and Exchange Commission and the board of Infosys, the Bengaluru-based firm's current CEO Salil Pa...


Alipay Launches New International E-Wallet For Foreign Visitors To China

Visiting China? You can soon pay for your purchases with Alipay . Previously, the Alipay app required users to have an account with a Chinese bank. But in ...


The BCSC is investigating two crypto exchanges that suddenly went offline

On October 31, a lawyer representing Einstein Exchange told the BCSC that it would shut down within 30 to 60 days due to "lack of profit". An affidavit ...


Canada posts C$978 million trade deficit in September

Lower shipments of energy products helped cut the value of exports by 2.3% in the third quarter after they jumped 4.8% in the second quarter. Ongoing trade co...


World’s most profitable company goes public

With analysts saying that Aramco could possibly be valued at as much as $1.7 trillion, the preliminary public providing (IPO) is doubtlessly the world's greates...


Pork, beef exports to China to resume nearly five months after suspension

China , one of Canada's biggest export markets for beef and pork , halted Canadian shipments in June after Chinese customs authorities reported discovering res...


Asian shares rally on US-China trade deal hopes:The Asahi Shimbun

Beijing and Washington spoke on November 1 of progress in talks aimed at settling a trade dispute that has bruised the global economy and repeatedly shaken fina...


Trump tariffs cost China $35 billion, hurt both economies: U.N.

The Commerce Department said Tuesday that the September gap between what America buys from overseas and what it sells shrank by 4.7% to $52.5 billion. The data ...


New Facebook logo arrives as its 'family' grows

In addition, it is continuing to push more of its branding on apps, such as Instagram and WhatsApp , by marking Facebook ownership in a more conspicuous ma...


Treasurer gives RBA more time on inflation

The Reserve Bank of Australia has held the cash rate at a record low 0.75 per cent, while keeping the door open for future cuts if the low cost of borrowing and...


Boeing’s MAX Likely to Return to European Service in First-Quarter: Regulator

It had originally expected to take delivery in the summer months of this year. During the first six months of the year, the airline's traffic grew 11% to 86...


Uber loses $1.2B in the most recent quarter

Quarterly adjusted revenue increased 33% to $3.5 billion, above estimates of $3.39 billion. Uber Chief Executive Dara Khosrowshahi told journalists on a c...


Man stabbed to death in Maryland over Popeyes chicken sandwich, police say

He died less than an hour later at a hospital. Donelan added that the incident was "extremely difficult" to put into words. A fight over cutting in line at a ...


Honda unveils upgraded CBR1000RR-R Fireblade ahead of EICMA debut

The motorcycle borrows styling from the Honda's RC213V-S and sports a design language that is more aggressive than the outgoing model. Underneath its new skin...


Oil gains on optimism over U.S.-China trade deal

The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) also said it would supply a diminishing amount of oil in the next five years as output increases ...


European airline giant buys Spanish carrier Air Europa

The Acquisition is aimed to turn IAG's Madrid Airport a major competitor to the four major European hubs of Amsterdam, Heathrow, Frankfurt, and Paris Charles De...


The Dow, S&P 500 and Nasdaq hit record highs

Earnings, while mixed, have mostly proved to be better than investors had feared, and economic data also have shown resilience by US consumers. Energy shares ...


Popeyes mocks Chick-fil-A and reignites chicken sandwich wars

Chick-fil-A sent out an email promoting National Sandwich Day on Sunday, November 3. The fast-food chain is famously closed for business on Sundays for reli...


'A very hard year': Westpac suffers $6.85 billion profit loss

Mr Hartzer said these internal expenses combined with the low interest rate environment meant the bank had little choice but to seek the massive capital needed ...


Buffalo Wild Wings: Workers fired over skin color reseat bid

The Buffalo Wild Wings employees involved in the incident - a service manager and a shift manager - were fired after a "thorough" internal investigation, a comp...


Price Manipulation Was Behind Half Of Bitcoin's Historic Run

The revelation came from the same two researchers - John Griffin, a professor at the University of Texas and Amin Shams, an assistant professor at Ohio State ...