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Apple ‘Very Bullish and Optimistic’ About India, Says CEO Tim Cook

Apple CEO Tim Cook on Tuesday reaffirmed the company’s interest in India during the latest quarterly earnings call as the iPhone-maker reported strong sales across all major product categories. Answering an analyst’s queries about the company’s recent progress in India, Cook said Applecontinues to be “very bullish and optimistic about India,” as the company continues to invest in the country. Apple took many… Read More »

Indiana AG Warns Public About Tech Support Computer Scams

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana’s attorney general is warning the public about online scams that seek to convince people that their personal computers are infected with viruses. Attorney General Curtis Hill says the scams use pop-up alerts resembling security alerts used by legitimate computer and technology companies. He says the deceptive alerts claim the users’ computers are infected with… Read More »

Google Pixel 2: exciting details about the two versions we’ll get

The next-generation Google Pixel 2 is already getting the interwebs excited and now details have leaked about the two codenamed phones, Walleye and Taimen. According to XDA Developers we can expect the second generation of Pixel phone to come in a smaller version, codenamed Walleye which will feature a Full HD resolution 5-inch screen. It will look very… Read More »

Kraft Heinz approaches consumer goods giant Unilever about possible merger

US food giant Kraft Heinz has approached Unilever about a merger that would represent one of the biggest tie-ups in corporate history, but the Anglo-Dutch company declined a deal. “Kraft Heinz confirms that it has made a comprehensive proposal to Unilever about combining the two groups to create a leading consumer goods company with a mission of long-term… Read More »

Allergan to buy Zeltiq Aesthetics for about $2.48 billion

Allergan Plc (AGN.N) on Monday said it would buy Zeltiq Aesthetics Inc (ZLTQ.O) for about $2.48 billion (2 billion pounds) to gain access to its flagship body contouring technology. The Botox maker agreed to pay $56.50 per Zeltiq share, or a premium of 14.4 percent to the company’s Friday close. Dublin-based Allergan, led by its acquisitive Chief Executive… Read More »

UK consumers gloomy about 2017’s looming inflation and Brexit talks

British consumers are downbeat about the economy’s prospects next year, when higher inflation is likely to erode their spending power, a major survey showed on Thursday, despite signs that growth has remained robust since June’s Brexit vote. A big jump in households’ appetite to make major purchases helped market research company GfK’s monthly consumer sentiment index inch up… Read More »

LG keeps teasing the V20, brags about excellent audio quality

LG seems to be going all out for the upcoming V20. The Korean OEM has already scheduled a 4-day event in San Francisco on September 6 and another one in Seoul the day after. With all the fanfare and attention, LG really needs to make sure the V20 lives up to the hype and doesn’t fall short of… Read More »

Jokes about the EgyptAir hijacker divide social media

When EgyptAir Flight MS181 with 63 passengers on board was hijacked by a suspected terrorist, concerns about airport security were raised again. But as details emerged about the situation, people started sharing jokes about the hijacker’s possible motives. It seemed the man, who was pretending to be wearing a suicide belt, was less interested in terrorism and more… Read More »

Female journalist grills Donald Trump about racism – he calls her ‘beautiful’

Republican frontrunner Donald Trump called a female reporter ‘beautiful’ moments after she quizzed him over his policy plans for racial inclusion. Karen Attiah, the Washington Post’s Opinions Deputy Digital Editor asked Trump to comment on his controversial statements about Muslims and his Hispanic polling numbers, during a meeting between the billionaire Presidential hopeful and the newspaper’s editorial board… Read More »

Man arrested for ‘offensive’ Facebook posts about Syrian refugees arriving on Scottish island of Bute

Police said the 40-year-old had been arrested under the Communications Act A man has been arrested over a series of “offensive” Facebook posts about refugees arriving on a Scottish island. Police Scotland said the suspect, from the Inverclyde area, was arrested following reports of a “series of alleged offensive posts” about Syrian families living on the Isle of… Read More »