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President Trump permanently banned from Snapchat
  President Donald Trump’s Snapchat account has been permanently banned by social media app Snapchat.  On Wednesday, a...
Apple will give $100 Million for racial equity and justice initiative projects to challenge systemic racism
  Commitments build on Apple’s $100 million pledge and include a first-of-its-kind education hub for HBCUs and an Apple...
YouTube Suspends President Donald Trump’s Channel For At Least a Week
    The final social media bastion has fallen. After Facebook and Twitter banned the President’s social media...
Walmart and Investment firm behind Robinhood to begin new fintech startup as a team
    Retail giant Walmart has teamed up with a venture capitalist firm to form a new startup. The venture capitalist,...
LG OLED TVs get simple upgrades: Are OLED computer monitors the next best?
    LG is renowned for its OLED TVs as well as its OLED panels which are used by other manufacturers. This year the company...
For the first time ever, Gorillas in a U.S. Zoo test positive for Covid-19
      Primates at the San Diego Zoo safari park  have tested positive for the coronavirus. Lisa Peterson,...
Popular Footwear Brand Dr. Marten’s Planning London IPO
  According to a filing, in London, on Monday, iconic footwear brand Dr. Martens is planning to go public. The company was...
Businessman and Billionaire Sheldon Adelson Dies
  Respected businessman Sheldon Adelson was born on August 4th, 1933.  He died  on January 11th, 2021. Adelson had...
Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook’s CEO says riots planned on other social media sites
      During a streamed interview with Reuters Sheryl Sandberg, CEO of Facebook said that Facebook had taken down...
China to allow WHO scientists’ entry to investigate Covid-19 origins on Thursday: Earlier Ban by China had brought in cover-up accusations
      The National Health Commission (NHC) China released a one sentence statement saying that WHO experts will...
Elon Musk Recommends the Signal App instead of Facebook
    Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk is no stranger to Twitter, and his tweets sometimes go viral. This time his short...
Eight Essential Strategies That Founders Should Follow To Improve Their Startup Culture
  Leaders and founders always want more efficient workplaces. They are in a position to set the cultural inflection for...
April 2021 possible launch time for new Apple iPhone SE edition and AirPods Pro
    There are new details about Apple launches  shared on the Japanese blog Mac Otakara. Earlier on it had shared...
Parler, an App that is filled with Trump supporters, loses support from Tech Giants
  After the riotous behavior of the mob that was instigated by posts on Facebook and Twitter, the two social media sites...
Mega Millions & Powerball Jackpots Cross a Billion Dollars Waiting for the Correct Lucky Ticket to Collect the Money
    On Saturday, the combined pay out of the two jackpots: Mega Millions and Powerball, soared to over a billion...
Features, additions and deletions in Sony’s TV lineup for 2021 include Google TV,  HDMI 2.1 and more
  Sony is setting on a proper course to please all its customers by correcting earlier lapses in all its premium range of...
Elon Musk claims No. 1 spot for richest man- Jeff Bezos becomes world ‘s second richest man
  Elon Musk dethroned Jeff Bezos from the top spot on the Bloomberg Billionaires Index. What seemed implausible last year...
Bed Bath & Beyond’s Earnings Fall Short of Predictions Due to Store Closures & Divestitures: Shares drop in value
    On Thursday, Bed Bath and Beyond shares declined after the retailer’s quarterly sales report showed a 5 %...
Elon Musk calls attack on the Capitol a result of a domino effect: Cited social media particularly Facebook’s creation as a factor
    Late Wednesday night after the horrors of the rioters and insurgents storming Capitol Hill were fresh on the minds of...
Tech Giant Apple Hits Record App Store Sales Despite Tensions with Software Companies
      On Wednesday Apple released its annual services report and announced stupendous sales figures. Its App store...
Chinese electric car company outsells its start-up rivals: Backed by billionaire Warren Buffet
        BYD, a Chinese automaker, backed by billionaire Warren Buffet, is selling more electric sedans in the...
Recent Apple Patents indicate use of MacBook to wirelessly charge an iPhone or an Apple Watch
        Tech giant Apple has obtained two patents that facilitate two-way wireless charging to its devices...
LeBron James interested in buying WNBA team from Georgia Sen. Kelly Loeffler
      LeBron has an interest in putting together an ownership group to purchase the team from Mary Brock and Sen....
WeChatPay, Alipay and other Chinese apps are banned by the Trump Administration
    President Trump, in the last few days in office has signed an executive order that bans eight Chinese apps as per...
Delay in stimulus checks if tax was filed with an online tax preparer
    The IRS and major software companies who prepare and file taxes for their clients have warned that some customers...
Los Angeles County Ambulance Crews Told to Avoid Transporting Covid-19 Patients With Low Survival Chances
    The Los Angeles County is reeling under a huge surge of Covid-19 infections. Health officials said that the number of...
Free Games Available on Xbox Live Gold and PlayStation Plus for January 2021
  Both Sony and Microsoft have announced free games that will be available on subscriptions for January 2021. Sony has announced...
Government Newsom to enlist dentists and others as vaccination pace is too slow
    California’s governor Gavin Newsom said that they were looking to add several qualified people to increase the...
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson imposes harsh lockdown as new Covid-19 variant spreads
    People from the UK can only leave their homes to shop for essentials, work if they can’t from home, exercise, go...
Next in line for Walmart: Plans to take over health care
        Walmart, the big box company  has grown by leaps and bounds during the pandemic. It has expanded its...
Apple Updates iMessage: Gives WhatsApp Strong Competition
      Although Apple’s iMessage has a few million users when compared to over two billion users of WhatsApp....
Where is Jack Ma? No public appearances by Chinese billionaire for two months
  It is more than eight weeks since Chinese billionaire, Jack Ma has made a public appearance. Speculation is rife about...
India Authorized Two Vaccines: One from AstraZeneca and the other a local one
      On Sunday, January 3, 2020, Indian authorities authorized two COVID-19 vaccines for emergency use. The drug...
Reasons why Electoral College results would be certified by Congress though GOP objects
    Wednesday, January 6, 2021, is an important day for the nation. It is the day when the House and Senate will have a...
NYSE delists Chinese companies: China says it will retaliate
    On Thursday New York Stock Exchange said that it would delist three Chinese telecommunications companies: China...
Microsoft’s source code accessed by Solar Wind hackers
      On Thursday, Microsoft said that that the hackers who had broken into Solar Winds two weeks ago according to...
UK and EU split: Brexit separation is completed
    The long and contentious process of Brexit is finally over. Britain has regained its freedom but at what cost? That...
New Year’s Eve sees fourth day in a row record hospitalizations and ICUs filled with cases nearing 20 million
    Johns Hopkins has been releasing alarming Covid data. On New Year’s eve there were almost 125,400 people for...
Four Bel Air Homes Owned by Elon Musk Sold for $62 Million
    Elon Musk has sold his Bel Air homes and no longer owns property in Los Angeles. In the beginning of 2020 he owned...
Arcade Games for iPad and iPhone 2020: Free subscription and a list of the best games
    Apple has offered a free three-month subscription of its Arcade games with a new iPad or iPhone. A paid subscription of...
United States of America’s most prolific serial killer dies at 80
    Authorities say that the man who was said to be the nation’s most prolific killer had died on Wednesday. As per...
Governor Newsom reveals plans for California schools to begin classes in February
    On Wednesday, Governor Gavin Newsom of California announced that young students will return to their schools in...
U.S. FDA orders recall of pet food after over two dozen dogs die and half a dozen fall ill
  Dry pet foods products have been recalled by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration after 28 dogs have died. Eight dogs are...
Store Hours on New Year’s Eve: Walmart, Target, Macy’s, Marshalls, Lowe’s, Best Buy & Home Depot
    The end of the year is literally around the corner on Thursday and what a year it’s been! Add some end of year...
Adam Levine Roasts Blake Shelton and Speaks His Future Plans About the Voice
      Maroon 5 singer Adam Levine disappointed fans, costars and budding singers when he said that he would not...