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Uber founder Travis Kalanick out as CEO following multiple controversies

Uber founder Travis Kalanick out as CEO following multiple controversies

It's unclear if Kalanick is eligible for severance or other post-employment benefits. Uber lost an expensive battle for supremacy in China against Didi Chuxing and had to be satisfied with taking a ...

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ESA's PLATO deep-space observatory to join hunt for new planets

ESA's PLATO deep-space observatory to join hunt for new planets

ESA now says that LISA Pathfinder will complete its mission on June 30, having " successfully demonstrated the technology to build ESA's future space observatory of gravitational waves". The ...

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After CEO Resignation, Is Uber Kalanick-less Or Kalanick

After CEO Resignation, Is Uber Kalanick-less Or Kalanick

In a statement about Kalanick's resignation , Uber's board of directors said: "This is a bold decision and a sign of his devotion and love for Uber". What gives Uber much of its advantage is it...

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Uber's CEO takes leave of absence

After a video of him berating an Uber driver was leaked to the press, he said he "must fundamentally change as a leader and grow up", adding: "This is the first time I've been willing to admit tha...

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Milwaukee Cop Acquitted In Fatal Shooting Of Sylville Smith

Body-camera video from another officer - which was played for the jury last week - showed that Heaggan-Brown shot a second bullet into Smith's chest after the suspect hurled his weapon over a fence an...

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He's Out: Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Has Resigned

The NYT reports that Uber's investors-more specifically, five of the company's most significant backers-wrote a letter titled "Moving Uber Forward"; it recommended that Kalanick step aside...

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NASA finds 10 new potentially habitable 'Earth-like' worlds

The NASA Kepler space telescope team released a mission catalog including 10 near-Earth size planets orbiting within their star's habitable zone , or Goldilocks Zone. The researchers on the pro...

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One Stock Analysts Are Watching - Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE:RHT)

For the full year, Red Hat's revenue is expected to be approximately $2.785 billion to $2.825 billion in US dollars. It has outperformed by 2.27% the S&P500. Whittier Communications Of Nevada has ...

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Tropical Storm Cindy weakens ahead of US Gulf Coast landfall

Tropical Storm Cindy weakens ahead of US Gulf Coast landfall

Cindy was projected to drop between 6 and 9 inches (15-23 cm) of rain that could reach up to 12 inches in parts of Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama and Florida, and cause "life-threatening flash floodi...

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Boeing Raises Forecast for New Airplane Demand

Boeing said it will announce this week orders for more than 240 of the new jets from more than 10 customers. Of the 158 orders and commitments announced by Boeing so far, four were new firm order...

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Trudeau to change name of National Aboriginal Day

He also used the occasion to announce his government will rename National Aboriginal Day to National Indigenous Peoples Day, beginning in 2018. A statement on the Prime Minister's website reads in...

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BMC demolishes part of Arshad Warsi's Versova bungalow over illegal construction

BMC demolishes part of Arshad Warsi's Versova bungalow over illegal construction

BMC destroyed Arshad Warsi's House When BMC officials came to his home, they found it locked. BMC officials said they would issue another notice to Warsi and his wife, Maria Goretti, asking them ...

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Uber CEO takes leave of absence amid shakeup

Before a 2013 company bash in Miami, CEO Travis Kalanick wrote a letter to employees laying out the "rules" for drinking and sex at the party, like "Do not throw kegs off tall buildings" and no se...

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'Total War: Warhammer II' Gets Dated, Special Edition, Pre-Order Details

Despite this fact, developer Creative Assembly has managed to put together another story in the Total War series with Total War: Warhammer 2 . An artefact fit for a god, or at the very least a de...

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Uber CEO Travis Kalanick resigns under investor pressure

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick resigns under investor pressure

A major Uber investors group demanded Kalanick's resignation earlier Tuesday according to the New York Times . The investors delivered the letter to Kalanick while he was in Chicago, the New York ...

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The OnePlus 5 Uses The Exact Same Display As The OnePlus 3T

The OnePlus 5 Uses The Exact Same Display As The OnePlus 3T

The OnePlus 5 is already a success according to the co-founder of OnePlus . We have a couple of hours left before the OnePlus 5 makes it to India tomorrow at 2pm in Mumbai, so we can devote ...

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Oil Firms Could Waste Trillions if Climate Targets Reached

It's got the backing of physicist Stephen Hawking, a founding member of the council, as well as former New York City mayor and billionaire Michael Bloomberg, and other companies and organizations, in...

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NASA's Kepler mission finds 10 Earth-size exoplanets, 209 others

NASA's Kepler mission finds 10 Earth-size exoplanets, 209 others

Between Kepler and other methods, scientists have now confirmed more than 3,600 exoplanets and found about 62 potentially habitable planets . According to the space agency , Kepler has found ...

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Lions coach Gatland cagey on test selection after Chiefs win

Lions coach Gatland cagey on test selection after Chiefs win

As fans await the naming for the first Test 23 of the tour, it has been reported by the Telegraph that ahead of the clash with the All Blacks on Saturday, Lions management has requested that thei...

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Queen outlines UK government agenda in scaled-down speech

Queen outlines UK government agenda in scaled-down speech

There was further criticism after Mr Trump attacked London Mayor Sadiq Khan over his response to the latest terror attacks on the capital. Her ministers have said some parts of the Conservative p...

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Saudi king upends royal succession, names son as 1st heir

Saudi king upends royal succession, names son as 1st heir

When and if Mohammed bin Salman succeeds his father, he will be the first Saudi king who is not the son of the country's founder King Abdul Aziz Al Saud, also known as Ibn Saud. Mohammed Bin Nayef...

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OnePlus 5 vs Samsung Galaxy S8: Which is best?

OnePlus 5 vs Samsung Galaxy S8: Which is best?

The OnePlus 5 is being labelled as the most powerful device the company has made, but can it compete with the South Korean giant's Galaxy S8? From the placement of the side buttons to the rear ant...

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SEGA Forever will launch on Android tomorrow

SEGA Forever will launch on Android tomorrow

Sega officially revealed today its SEGA Forever lineup of mobile retro games, that was teased a couple weeks ago . SEGA confirmed that games from every single platform will release on SEGA Forever...

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South Korea Says North Korea Drones 'Grave Provocation'

President Moon ordered an investigation after the South Korean Defense Ministry apparently failed to inform him about four additional launch pads brought in for the system. The US THAAD anti-def...

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American Student Released from North Korean Prison, Dies Days Later

American Student Released from North Korean Prison, Dies Days Later

Warmbier was on a tourist trip when he was arrested and handed a 15-year sentence in March last year, a punishment United States officials decried as out of proportion to his alleged crime. He said t...

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Tropical Storm Cindy forms in Gulf

Tropical Storm Cindy forms in Gulf

The latest forecast track of Cindy brings the storm right across the ArkLaTex as a tropical depression late Thursday. Cindy's maximum sustained winds were near 60 miles per hour (96 kph) Wednesday ...

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Volvo Cars relaunches Polestar as standalone electric vehicle brand

Volvo Cars relaunches Polestar as standalone electric vehicle brand

The new Polestar division will be led by former Volvo design chief Thomas Ingenlath, with global communications director (and Brit) Jonathan Goodman stepping up to become COO. The next chapter in Pole...

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Small Exoplanets Come in Two Sizes: Rocky 'Earths' and Mini-Neptunes

The magnitude of the drop in brightness and the size of the star can reveal the planet's size. The K2 mission, which began in 2014, is extending Kepler's legacy to new parts of the sky and new f...

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Microsoft unveils new gaming system as Xbox One X

What's more, even though it costs more than the PlayStation 4 Pro , you get something for your extra dollars, because the Xbox One X is technically more powerful than Sony's rival. Lets come to t...

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Sean Spicer Is Back! White House Correspondents Celebrate On-Camera Briefing Promise

Sean Spicer Is Back! White House Correspondents Celebrate On-Camera Briefing Promise

White House spokesman Sean Spicer takes a question at a press briefing at the White House on June 20, 2017 . Acosta then linked Monday's off-camera press briefing to Trump's reluctance to hold ...

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Elon Musk's Mars Vision Detailed in Astronautic Journal

Elon Musk's Mars Vision Detailed in Astronautic Journal

Since SpaceX accomplished its goal this year of launching and relaunching rockets from Kennedy Space Center, essential to the Mars plan , the paper includes a timeline of next steps. What will th...

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OnePlus 5 reportedly manipulates benchmarks in order to get higher scores

OnePlus 5 reportedly manipulates benchmarks in order to get higher scores

The OnePlus 5 , on the other hand, is an entirely different beast - it resorts to the kind of obvious, calculated cheating mechanisms we saw in flagships in the early days of Android, an approach that...

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Israeli PM says work begun on new West Bank settlement

Israeli PM says work begun on new West Bank settlement

Israel has started work on the first new Jewish settlement in the occupied West Bank for more than 20 years, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has said. Not that Kushner or Jason Greenblatt , anot...

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Tropical Storm Bret forms; Cindy may be brewing

Tropical Storm Bret forms; Cindy may be brewing

Get continuous updates and check out the tropical storm tracker on the Stormtracker 12 Weather app . On the forecast track, the tropical storm is expected to move near or over Trinidad and the east...

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McCain: Americans 'Stupid' to Still Want to Travel to North Korea

John McCain said that Americans who are "stupid" enough to still want to visit North Korea should be required to sign a waiver absolving the us government of any blame if they're harmed while there. ...

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