RoK tech titans tracking cost advantage

Dean Rolfe, partner and head of Market Entry at KPMG in Vietnam, told the Vietnam Investment Review (VIR) that one of the causes driving this new high-tech investment into Vietnam is nothing more than a diversification away from China. He added semiconductor sales to China may slow and this might have an impact on high-tech […]

Mozilla Firefox now stops websites, advertisers from tracking you

Blocking cookies can lead to another tracking strategy called fingerprinting. There, tracking scripts embedded in websites gauge the features and configuration of your browser, a collection of data that can uniquely identify you. To thwart this, browser makers are cutting down on factors that can be used in fingerprinting and blocking identified fingerprinting scripts.

Indian shares track Wall Street higher, pharma stocks jump on U.S. trade deal hopes

Reuters reported on Tuesday that New Delhi sought concessions for generic drugs it exports to the United States in return for opening its dairy markets and slashing tariffs on farm goods as the two sides seek to shore up a new trade deal.

India’s Infosys set for best day in over seven years after profit beat, surprise outlook

BENGALURU (Reuters) – Shares of India’s Infosys Ltd (INFY.NS) on Thursday soared 15% to a fresh record high, a day after large deal wins and tighter costs helped the country’s second largest IT firm post better-than-expected profit and reinstate its full-year outlook.

Texans’ Bradley Roby laments Big Ten football season postponement

“It might not be easier to control them, I guess you would say, control their distancing. We’re professionals and we get tested every day and things like that. I think as a professional it might be easier to have that discipline off the field compared to an 18-, 19- or 20-year-old. I understand it. It’s […]

JSW Steel crude steel production down by 8 pc in Q2 FY20

JSW Group, on Friday reported 8 per cent decline in crude steel production to 3.84 million tonnes in the April to June quarter of the current financial year.It had produced 4.18 million tonnes during the corresponding period a year ago. “The production was lower due to prolonged severe monsoon in general and fall in demand […]

New York Weather: CBS2’s 8/11 Tuesday Afternoon Forecast

Today will be another sunny, hot and humid day with highs around 90… feeling like the mid 90s. And just like yesterday, iso’d pop-up showers/t’storms can’t be ruled out this afternoon. *** A HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL TOMORROW EVENING… FEELING LIKE THE MID TO UPPER 90s ***

Ahmed Lawan’s enslavement gift

What the Kano State Government, Ahmed Lawan, and other members of the Northern establishment do to their people is called Weaponisation of Poverty. The Oxford Advanced Learner’s Dictionary says: “Weaponisation of poverty…is the manipulation of the social, cultural, and economic variables and/or dynamics as well as power relations so as to create conditions that engender […]

Nifty, Sensex end lower as earnings momentum stalls, virus cases spike

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday sought to assuage concerns around an economic slump stemming from the pandemic and said the government has “kept all options open” to help industries hit by the crisis.

These images of the world are so breathtaking they don’t look real

When we got there it was still really dark and the view was not what we were hoping for: there was no low fog on the meadows and the peaks were not in sight. Still, we waited for the sunrise, hope wasn’t lost yet. Our patience was rewarded at last: as the first sun rays […]