Jelly treats for dementia sufferers

After his grandmother was hospitalised, Lewis invented a hydrating treat for people with dementia. read more >>> Source:: BBC

‘The market is betting on a bidding war’: The fight for Sky might come down to a rare sealed auction

A sealed one-day auction between Comcast and Fox for Sky might commence Saturday. These types of auctions are extremely rare with only two in the past decade. Analysts predict that Comcast will win in a bidding war for Sky. The battle for British broadcaster Sky […]

The CEO of one of the most important startups in video gaming explains why the next big thing hasn’t yet replaced the smartphone (MSFT, FB, GOOGL)

There’s been lots of hype around virtual- and augmented-reality headsets in recent years — with some going so far as to say that they could replace the smartphone. To date, though, neither set of gadgets has caught on with mainstream consumers. It’s easy to understand […]

Tilray shares go on wild ride on second day after export approval

Shares in marijuana company Tilray Inc. went on a wild ride — surging by more than 90 per cent then briefly dropping into negative territory and rebounding — one day after the licensed producer said it got approval to export medical cannabis from Canada to […]

LeBron James Teams Up With Ryan Coogler Of ‘Black Panther’ For ‘Space Jam’ Sequel

James will star, Coogler will produce, and Terence Nance of HBO’s “Random Acts of Flyness” will direct, according to The Hollywood Reporter. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Quebec companies not desperate for help following U.S. steel and aluminum tariffs

U.S. tariffs on Canadian steel and aluminum have not generated a flood of requests from Quebec companies for provincial assistance. read more >>> Source:: CTVNews.Ca

‘Shame on the LPs’: Insiders say the unravelling of Silicon Valley’s hottest VC firm, Social Capital, could have been avoided

Social Capital’s rupture has largely been blamed on the firm’s charismatic co-founder, early Facebook executive Chamath Palihapitiya. However, some insiders speculate that the firm’s troubles could have been avoided, had its limited partners intervened early on. They also said that it’s unlikely that Social Capital’s […]

Carrie Underwood Tells Ellen DeGeneres Why She Needed To Go Public About Her Accident

“I feel pretty close to normal,” said the “Cry Pretty” singer. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Amazon could soon be the third-place online advertiser behind Facebook and Google — but only if it can avoid trouble with regulators and shoppers (GOOG, GOOGL)

Amazon is expected to become the third largest digital advertiser, behind Facebook and Google, according to eMarketer researchers. But as the company’s market share of the ad and retail business continues to expand, the company may run into the same kind of scrutiny that has […]

How to live longer – how many leafy green vegetables should you eat every week?

HOW to live longer: Avoid an early death by eating healthy, balanced diet, and by doing regular exercise. You could lower your risk of dying early by eating more leafy green vegetables – how many should you be eating every week? read more >>> Source:: […]

Argentina’s economy craters in the 2nd quarter as an economic crisis grips the country

Argentina’s gross domestic product fell 4.2% in the second quarter from a year earlier. Argentina was hit by a severe drought that has weighed on exports. The government is pursuing austerity measures to shore up public financing. Argentina’s economy contracted sharply in the second quarter […]

Woman Claims She Heard About Christine Blasey Ford Allegation In 1980s

But she deleted her social media posts and said she has no “first hand knowledge” of the incident involving Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Zimbabwe Government Pledges Funds to Fight Cholera Outbreak in Harare

Zimbabwe’s president, Emmerson Mnangagwa, says his government will assist municipalities struggling to fight a cholera outbreak that has killed 32 people and affected more than 3,000 during the past three weeks. After visiting the epicenter of the cholera outbreak in Harare, President Emmerson Mnangagwa vowed […]

Lebron James is making a sequel to ‘Space Jam’ and the director of ‘Black Panther’ is involved

Lebron James is making a sequel to “Space Jam” with Ryan Coogler, the director of Marvel’s “Black Panther,” according to The Hollywood Reporter. James will star in the film, while Coogler will produce it. Bugs Bunny will also star. “Black Panther” director Ryan Coogler is […]

Proposed class action lawsuit on trailing commissions filed against CIBC

A class action lawsuit regarding trailing commissions paid to discount brokers on CIBC mutual funds has been proposed against the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce and CIBC Trust Corp. read more >>> Source:: CTVNews.Ca

Julia Louis-Dreyfus: My Health Situation Would Be Dire Without Good Insurance

“The idea of not being covered when you’re in a crisis … is an unconscionable thing to me,” said the “Veep” star, who was diagnosed with cancer a year ago. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

B.C. judge tiptoes through divorce assets of decades-long cannabis grow-op

A British Columbia Supreme Court judge has been placed in the difficult position of dividing assets in a divorce when the couple’s “family business” for over two decades was illegal marijuana. read more >>> Source:: CTVNews.Ca

Jack Ma said Trump’s trade war with China will wreck Alibaba’s plans to help create 1 million US jobs (BABA)

Alibaba chairman Jack Ma said that the US-China trade war will wreck the company’s pledge to help create 1 million US jobs. The comment, made in an interview with Chinese media outlet Xinhua, comes two days after Trump announced a fresh set of tariffs on […]

The most anticipated game of the year will be missing a major online component when it comes out in October

“Red Dead Redemption 2” will launch on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on October 26 — but players will have to wait November to play “Red Dead Online,” the online multiplayer component “Red Dead Online” will enter public beta in November, and developer Rockstar expects […]

Amazon: merchant data under EU microscope

European Union regulators are checking whether U.S. online retailer Amazon is using merchant’s data in a way that stifles competition read more >>> Source:: EuroNews.Com

Stroke warning – why you should never ignore this ‘annoying’ symptom

STROKE symptoms include a dropped face on one side, difficulty raising arms, and slurred speech. But, you could also be at risk of the brain condition if you often get this “annoying” symptom. read more >>> Source:: The Daily Express

DNA Tests Identify Ivory Smuggling Cartels

Researchers are using genetic analysis to connect the dots in the illegal ivory trade, linking multiple seizures of the valuable tusks to a common set of traffickers. Targeting these ivory-smuggling cartels could have a major impact on the elephant poaching that is driving the animals […]

A $100, mini version of the original PlayStation is on the way with 20 games packed in — here are the games included

The PlayStation Classic is adorable, obviously. Just look at that tiny little replica of the original PlayStation! There’s no way a full-sized CD could fit in that CD-ROM drive! More importantly, though, the PlayStation Classic comes with 20 equally classic games — at least that’s […]

Mark Zuckerberg’s money manager invested $100 million in a hot startup — and it shows how Microsoft’s $7.5 billion GitHub acquisition is sending shockwaves through Silicon Valley (MSFT, TEAM)

GitLab has raised $100 million in a round led by Iconiq Capital, with the deal valuing the startup at $1.1 billion. GitLab is one of the chief competitors to GitHub, the startup Microsoft is buying for $7.5 billion. Both companies offer tools to help huge […]

Maroon 5 Performing At 2019 Super Bowl: Reports

“The Voice” coach and his bandmates are set to rock the halftime show. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

High blood pressure – four common symptoms you may be overlooking

HIGH blood pressure symptoms may be difficult to spot, as the signs usually only appear if you have extreme hypertension. But, you could be at risk of high blood pressure if you have these warning signs of the deadly condition. read more >>> Source:: The […]

Watch Jeff Bezos tell the funny story about the moment in college he realized he ‘was never going to be a great theoretical physicist’

During an interview at The Economic Club of Washington, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos told a funny story about the time in college when a friend helped him with a difficult math problem. “That was the very moment when I realized I was never going to […]

A top SEC official just unloaded on the ‘puzzling practices’ of the major stock exchanges — here are the 4 ways he’s planning to reform them

Stock exchanges have been for-profit entities for more than a decade, and it’s a situation critics say has created many conflicts of interest. In a speech on Wednesday, SEC commissioner Robert J. Jackson, Jr. unloaded on the exchanges, highlighting four “puzzling practices” that he thinks […]

Taking Back Carbon ‘Imperative’ to Stop Planet Overheating, Backers Say

With climate-changing emissions still inching higher — and resulting threats from extreme weather surging — sucking greenhouse gases out of the atmosphere must become an urgent priority, backers of “carbon removal” efforts say. “The math is quite simple,” Manish Bapna, executive vice president of the […]

Demi Lovato’s Mom Breaks Silence On Singer’s Overdose: ‘I Was In Shock’

The pop star is “happy” and “healthy” as she focuses on her recovery in a drug treatment center, according to Dianna De La Garza. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

A potential TV show gives new life to a popular fan theory that Loki didn’t die in ‘Avengers: Infinity War’

Loki will reportedly star in a TV series on Disney’s upcoming streaming service. Thanos killed Loki in “Avengers: Infinity War.” It’s possible the series could be a prequel, but a popular fan theory lays out how Loki may have faked his death. The theory explains […]

Two hundred billion euros flowed through the Estonian branch of Danske bank

A money laundering investigation by regulators and the financial community will scrutinise the report made by the Danske Bank read more >>> Source:: EuroNews.Com

Ont. gas prices down 13 cents in 13 days: analyst

Gas prices in most of Ontario are at their lowest levels in more than half a year, thanks to the switch to winter gas and the elimination of the province’s cap-and-trade system. read more >>> Source:: CTVNews.Ca

Asthma warning – why you should never ignore this sound when your breathe

ASTHMA symptoms include feeling breathless, struggling to breathe, and wheezing. But, you could also be at risk of deadly asthma attacks if you hear this sound when breathing. read more >>> Source:: The Daily Express

HSMAI and Cvent Release White Paper on Value of Real-time Data for Group Bookings

Group bookings for events are a key part of most hotels’ business, but managing room blocks has long been a cumbersome, time-consuming task. HSMAI and Cvent’s white paper seeks to inform hoteliers about real-time data tools that can result in smarter, more efficient group booking […]

Frugal Traveler: The Other Side of Istanbul

The Asian side of the Turkish city, oft overlooked by travelers, provides plenty of charms — and a better chance to get maximum enjoyment from a minimal amount of lira. read more >>> Source:: The New York Times

Hard Rock Rocksino Sold for $275 Million

MGM Resorts International And MGM Growth Properties LLC Announce Agreement For Hard Rock Rocksino In Northfield, Ohio read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Goldman just promoted a star tech banker close to Tesla and Microsoft to co-head one of its most profitable businesses, as incoming CEO Solomon makes his mark (GS)

Goldman Sachs has named technology banker Dan Dees to co-head its investment banking group. The promotion of Dees was widely expected as incoming CEO David Solomon starts to insert his own people at the top of the Wall Street bank. Dees will serve alongside Gregg […]

‘A Million Little Things’ Has One Big Problem: Its Premise

ABC’s new drama insists that everything happens for a reason. Even, apparently, suicide. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

12 of the most extraordinary, never-before-seen photos from the past 10 years of Burning Man

Burning Man is arguably the most captivating festival in the world. The annual “counterculture” event sees around 70,000 people visit Black Rock City, Nevada each year and form a giant semi-circle for a weekend of self-expression, civic responsibility, music, and art — and some pretty […]

Shropshire hospitals baby deaths review cases rise to over 100

Baby and mother deaths, as well as birth injuries, are being reviewed at hospitals in Shropshire. read more >>> Source:: BBC

Cineplex signs 4DX deal to expand the technology across the country

Cineplex Inc. says it has signed an agreement with immersive cinema company CJ 4DPLEX Co. Ltd. to bring 4DX technology to 13 cinemas. read more >>> Source:: CTVNews.Ca

When Men’s Worry Is More Important Than Women’s Safety

Why are men closing ranks around Brett Kavanaugh and others accused of sexual misconduct? It’s about self-preservation. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Back pain – 45p vegetable could prevent painful signs of lower backache

BACK pain could be prevented by making some diet or lifestyle changes, or even by swapping your sleep position. But, you could also slash your risk of lower back pain symptoms by adding more of this cheap vegetable to your dinner. read more >>> Source:: […]

Courtyard by Marriott Opens at Amazon’s Future East Coast Home

MCR has opened the 187-room Courtyard by Marriott Dulles Airport Herndon read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

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