The Net Neutrality Repeal Is Official. Here’s How That Could Affect You.

The Net Neutrality Repeal Is Official. Here’s How That Could Affect You.

PAID PRIORITIZATION Service providers could not create an internet fast lane for companies and consumers who paid premiums, and a slow lane for those who didn’t. What’s everyone worried about? Many consumer advocates argued that once the rules were scrapped, broadband providers would begin selling the internet in bundles, not unlike cable television packages. Want […]

Bitcoin Falls Sharply After Another Cryptocurrency Exchange Is Hacked

Bitcoin Falls Sharply After Another Cryptocurrency Exchange Is Hacked

June 10, 2018 9:38 p.m. ET A South Korean cryptocurrency exchange said it suffered a “cyberintrusion,” prompting bitcoin prices to fall sharply toward year lows. Bitcoin dropped more than 10% over the weekend, falling below $6,700, according to research site CoinDesk. The largest cryptocurrency has lost more than half its value this year, falling by […]

Swiss Reject Radical Sovereign Money Proposal

Swiss Reject Radical Sovereign Money Proposal

Swiss voters dismissed a radical proposal to overturn one of the financial system’s core tenets. The so-called sovereign money initiative, or “Vollgeld,” would have ended the system of fractional reserve banking that’s been around for centuries by allowing only the Swiss National Bank to “create” money. But 75 percent of voters rejected the measure, according […]

Tyson recalls frozen breaded chicken due to contamination risk

Tyson recalls frozen breaded chicken due to contamination risk

Tyson recalls frozen breaded chicken due to contamination risk  Tribune-Review Tyson Foods recalls breaded chicken products over plastic contamination concerns  KARE11.com Tyson recalls 3000 lbs of breaded chicken due to plastic contamination  fox6now.com Full coverage Source link

This Technology Can Suck Carbon Dioxide From Air, Transform It Into Fuel

This Technology Can Suck Carbon Dioxide From Air, Transform It Into Fuel

Carbon dioxide is one of the biggest contributors to global warming. The gas traps intense solar heat into our atmosphere and drives the pressing concern of climate change, something that can have a devastating effect not only on human life but also on flora and fauna on our planet. It is produced from human respiration, […]

Kia recalls more than 500,000 vehicles — air bag may not inflate

Kia recalls more than 500,000 vehicles — air bag may not inflate

DETROIT – Kia is recalling over a half-million vehicles in the U.S. because the air bags may not work in a crash. Combined with a previous recall expansion by Hyundai, the affiliated automakers are recalling nearly 1.1 million vehicles due to the problem, which has been linked to four deaths. The moves by both Korean […]

Amazon-Berkshire-JPMorgan health CEO won’t be Geisinger’s Feinberg

Amazon-Berkshire-JPMorgan health CEO won’t be Geisinger’s Feinberg

Update: Following the publication of this article, Feinberg made clear that he is staying at Geisinger Health. David Feinberg, the CEO of Pennsylvania-based health system Geisinger Health System, has told CNBC that he will remain with the firm. Feinberg was at one point the top candidate in discussions to lead the Amazon-Berkshire-JPMorgan joint venture to […]

U.S. weekly jobless claims drop as labor market gains steam

U.S. weekly jobless claims drop as labor market gains steam

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, pointing to a further tightening in labor market conditions. FILE PHOTO: A man carrying a stack of job listings listens to a discussion at the One Stop employment center in San Francisco, California, August 12, 2009. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith/File Photo The […]

Musk Fails to Quell Safety Doubts With Head-Scratching Data

Musk Fails to Quell Safety Doubts With Head-Scratching Data

Tesla Inc. would need to release more information than Elon Musk gave shareholders to set the record straight on the electric-car maker’s work-safety record, according to former occupational health officials who worked under the Obama administration. The rate of injuries per person at Tesla is 6 percent below industry average so far this year, after […]