It’s that time of year again.
It’s that time of year again.
(Reuters) – The world’s top two oilfield services firms warned on Friday of a challenging fourth quarter for the industry, as investment slows due to soft oil prices and energy firms reducing activity on offshore rigs.
PARIS (Reuters) – Paris does not want Asian bike-sharing operators to burst into the city the way Airbnb and Uber did and plans to introduce regulation to ensure an orderly rollout of new bicycle schemes, a top city official told Reuters.
A recent study found that psychopaths make poor hedge fund managers.
Researchers have developed a smart watch that takes the user to another dimension and a smart ring that provides powerful feedback.
Researchers have discovered a new way to produce high energy photon beams. The new method makes it possible to produce these gamma rays in a highly efficient way, compared with today’s technique. The obtained energy is a billion times higher than the e…
French President Emmanuel Macron spoke to CNBC at the European Union summit in Brussels.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. home resales unexpectedly increased in September as the effects of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma began to dissipate, but a persistent dearth of properties for sale continued to weigh on overall activity.
MADRID (Reuters) – Spanish utility Iberdrola is becoming increasingly concerned about the way German group Siemens is managing the Spanish-based wind power joint venture Siemens Gamesa , two people with knowledge of the matter said.
Top ecommerce businesses thrive because they successfully cultivate repeat clients
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An unprecedented public feud between Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and his siblings took another unexpected twist on Friday.
You get better at calculating the odds after you realize we are all placing our bets on each other.
Scientists have recently invented a novel ‘converter’ that can harness the speed and small size of plasmons for high frequency data processing and transmission in nanoelectronics.
A specific uranium compound has puzzled researchers for thirty years. Although the crystal structure is simple, no one understands exactly what is happening once it is cooled below a certain temperature. Apparently, a ‘hidden order’ emerges, whose natu…
The energy and climate benefits of cool roofs have been well established: By reflecting rather than absorbing the sun’s energy, light-colored roofs keep buildings, cities, and even the entire planet cooler. Now a new study has found that cool roofs can…
The Catalonia crisis could soon reverberate throughout the country and prompt other Spanish regions to turn their back on Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy, the former president of the Basque parliament told CNBC on Friday.
Lombardy and Veneto, two northern regions home to about a quarter of Italy’s population, are pushing for more control.
Hot Bread Kitchen’s baking has fueled a game-changing food incubator.
LONDON (Reuters) – Adidas has launched the first of six planned city-themed running shoe models in London as it capitalizes on its first Speedfactory, which it has opened in Germany and equipped with time-saving robotics.
(Reuters) – Schlumberger Ltd and Baker Hughes , the world’s top two oilfield services firms, warned on Friday of a slowdown in North America and a challenging year ahead as crude oil prices stay volatile.
SEATTLE (Reuters) – XPO Logistics Inc said on Friday it is hiring more than 6,000 seasonal workers for the crucial peak holiday season, roughly 20 percent more than last year, as the third-largest publicly traded U.S. logistics company gears up for a s…
Switzerland is a very interesting market for online retailers looking to expand their ecommerce business. It’s an wealthy and online savvy market, while Swiss consumers love to buy from international online stores. But there are many things you should know when you want to export to Switzerland. For eight years Continue reading
Fashion bible Vogue and gritty title Vice are teaming up for “Project Vs,” a 100-day online collaboration
NEW YORK (Reuters) – General Electric Co’s third-quarter profit missed Wall Street estimates by a wide margin on Friday and the industrial conglomerate slashed its earnings forecast, sending the year’s worst-performing Dow stock down another 6 percent…
Great opportunity awaits those who can ‘teach’ computers to process information more like a brain and less like a circuit board.