Apple ‘hurting’ small businesses, says Facebook

Facebook and Apple are not really the best of friends and have often accused each other of being wrong on many issues. Facebook, however, has now openly accused Apple of being an ‘enemy’ of small businesses. The social media giant launched a new events feature where businesses can create pain online events. Fidji Simo, vice […]

Apple helps promote vocational education in China

Apple has also been partnering with its suppliers to implement an education initiative called Supplier Employee Education and Development Program, which is often abbreviated as SEED, for more than a decade. Under the program, Apple and its suppliers implement projects that help supplier employees learn new skills, earn degrees, and expand their career options.

Facebook accuses the ‘Apple tax’ of stifling its plan to help struggling small businesses

This is just the second harsh condemnation of Apple we’ve seen from Facebook in the last week. It also joins a growing swell of anti-App Store sentiment from the tech and gaming industries over Apple’s App Store policies and its rules banning or restricting how game companies can offer cloud services and custom in-app payment […]

Boris Gets a Big F!

F for fail again, Boris You don’t need a degree in tourism to know that July and August are the busiest holiday periods and Brits need certainty on when and where they can travel, not ‘two minutes’ notice that Spain or France are now cancelled. 

How banks gamble with your money

Now the US central bank is creating hundreds of billions of  dollars in mere hours. It seems to have lesser effect as it continues. The argument then becomes about the taxpayer who is paid off and saying, “let me get this straight, you guys can simply bail yourself out and you can’t easily go print […]

Turning insects into energy bars: Biblical protein and the man who owns the world’s first grasshopper farm

Before I could breathe a locust+John the Baptist question over the phone line, Tamir dropped a gourmet fact – the saint’s favourite food was locusts dipped in wild honey. How was he privy to John the Baptist’s menu? I was about to smirk but had to quickly hide the fledgling smile when Tamir quoted from […]

Microsoft shows off Surface Duo in three new videos

Microsoft’s Surface channel on YouTube has three new videos about the Surface Duo. The videos showcase the device’s two screens and how experiences can span across the device. The first video shows composing an email, the second shows viewing content on OneDrive, and the third shows opening two browser windows at once.

Share Thanksgiving with Family at Senior Care Communities

Ahead of the Thanksgiving gathering, work with your loved one to plan a festive menu everyone will enjoy. If your loved one has memory loss, discuss the visit with them in advance and take steps to ensure they won’t feel overwhelmed or confused by too many guests. If getting around in a large group is […]

Pete Alonso, Dominic Smith Rally Mets Past Nationals

Nationals: LHP Sam Freeman (elbow) exited while pitching to Jeff McNeil in the fourth inning. Freeman motioned to the dugout immediately after McNeil fouled a pitch off and left with a trainer after a brief consultation. Martinez said Freeman said he felt a pop and said the injury was to the flexor strain, Freeman will […]

Tale of two Cities: FTSE 100 rises despite economic collapse

UBS, which styles itself as the world’s “leading wealth manager” with $2.3tn under management, thinks UK shares, and sterling, will go even higher. Its economist Dean Turner said the worst of the slump in the economy is over, there is a strong bounce-back in activity, and pent-up consumer demand will power a strong recovery later […]