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Amazon Announces $700,000 Program To Invest In Its Employees

Amazon recently announced it was spending $700 million in the next six years, offering post-secondary job training for 100,000 of its 300,000 workers. The training program and subsidized education the company is offering will take place outside traditional universities and colleges thanks to the effort by spin-off providers Amazon has created. One such provider is […]

July 15th, 2019 | Posted in Business,New | Read More »

Wal-Mart Introduces Its Own Brand Of Tablets

It’s been known for some time that Wal-Mart was trying to bring life to the tablet market with its own branded tablets. According to a new report, there are three devices with the Onn house brand coming to the market soon. Perhaps Wal-Mart is trying to chip into Apple share of the market, or maybe […]

May 24th, 2019 | Posted in Business,Featured,New,Sci/Tech | Read More »

Huawei Devices In Danger Of Not Seeing Android Q Update

It wasn’t long ago that Huawei promised that its flagship phone would get the Android Q update after Google’s Pixel devices got it. However, it appears that Google has other plans, and the Chinese tech giant’s phones may never get the update. No real surprise that Huawei’s Mate 20 Pro is not listed on Android’s […]

May 24th, 2019 | Posted in Business,New,Sci/Tech | Read More »

Amazon Abruptly Stops Buying Wholesaler Products

Amazon suddenly quit purchasing wholesalers’ products, which sent many of them into a frenzy. What the company is looking to do is have vendors sell their products directly to consumers via its marketplace. Amazon can increase its profits by relieving itself of the cost to purchase, store and ship products. Amazon does charge suppliers for […]

March 11th, 2019 | Posted in Business,New | Read More »

Sears, Kmart Was Never A Match Made In Retail Heaven

Sears is facing some tough times trying to survive bankruptcy, but Kmart is in even worse shape. Many traditional department stores like Sears have online competitors and box retailers that are hindering them from making a good profit. Kmart is facing competition from stores like Dollar General and Dollar Tree where both are making great […]

October 23rd, 2018 | Posted in Business,New | Read More »

Visa Makes Significant Change To How Coinbase Transactions Are Labeled, Causes Duplicate Charges On User Bank and Credit Cards

While Coinbase has experienced numerous technical problems in the past, it appears the latest glitch is not the company’s fault. There have been many reports that Coinbase users were noticing odd charges on their debit and credit cards – some doubled-charged for an old transaction with some users being hit with 50 or more duplicate […]

February 17th, 2018 | Posted in Business,New | Read More »

McDonald’s Eliminates Certain Food Offerings In Kids’ Meals

McDonald’s recently announced it was removing the options for cheeseburgers and chocolate milk from its kids’ menu – all in the effort to improve its image. According to the company, about 50 percent of its kid’s meal options on the menu will fall into the worldwide Happy Meal nutrition standards – 600 calories or less, […]

February 17th, 2018 | Posted in Business,New | Read More »

FedEx Announces Some Private Data Accidentally Made Public For A Short Time

FedEx announced Thursday that some of its customer ID records were accidentally made public on an unsecured server in early February, but found no indication showing the information was exploited. According to Kromtech, a security research firm, the server had over 119,000 scanned documents from both U.S. and international customers including driving licenses, security identification […]

February 17th, 2018 | Posted in Business,New | Read More »

JetBlue Addressing A321 Lavatory Alignment Problem

JetBlue Airways came up with a plan to generate profit – it would reduce the size of its bathrooms to fit more passengers in its A321 gets. However, that plan seems not to be working out like the company thought it would. According to Steve Priest, JetBlue’s chief financial officer, 21 of its installed bathrooms […]

October 29th, 2017 | Posted in Business,New,Travel | Read More »

Microsoft Discontinues Manufacturing and Selling Kinect Devices

Microsoft has decided to kill its state-of-the-art, motion-sensing peripheral device – Kinect, which was introduced for its Xbox 360 and upgraded for its current game console – the Xbox One. According to two Microsoft executives – Xbox Devices Marketing General Manager Matthew Lapsen and device creator Alex Kipman, the company has indeed stopped producing the […]

October 29th, 2017 | Posted in Business,Featured,New,Sci/Tech | Read More »

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