Fitbit announced a new, less expensive smart watch that is nearly identical to the Apple Watch.
Apple is to buy the digital magazine service Texture, which lets users read titles for a monthly subscription fee.
John Loughlin, CEO of Next Issue Media and Texture, said: "I'm thrilled that Next Issue Media and its award-winning Texture app are being acquired by Apple". Before it rebranded in 2015, it was a joint venture by Condé Nast, Hearst, Meredith, News Corp., Rogers Communications, and Time Inc., which founded the app and Next Issue Media as an effort to monetize digital media, the Verge reports.
Heather Locklear charged with four counts of battery United States actress Heather Locklear has been charged with several counts of battery against a sheriff's officer. This undated booking photo provided by the Ventura County Sheriff's Office shows actress Heather Locklear .
Chevron (NYSE:CVX) Upgraded by BNP Paribas to Neutral South Texas Money Mngmt Ltd holds 363,627 shares or 2.03% of its portfolio. 288,000 were accumulated by Armistice Capital Limited. After $0.73 actual EPS reported by Chevron Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 105.48% EPS growth.
In aninterview at the South by Southwest conference following the news, Cue said that Apple would be integrating Texture into Apple News, and that the company is committed to curating the news to remove fake news. The company added that it is "committed to quality journalism", which suggests it will use Texture in an attempt to improve its standing with media organisations.
The Senior VP of Internet Software and Services shrugged off the question: Cue said that Disney and Netflix were "good partners" but that if you look at the "general history of Apple, we never make huge acquisitions". Apple hasn't commented on its plans for Texture. Texture will continue to operate independently, offering apps for iOS, Android, Amazon Kindle Fire and Windows 8 and 10. Apple's services business grew more than 20% previous year.
Higher growth and a low base effect in capital goods and consumer durables supported the rise in industrial growth for January. NFIB small-business confidence index strengthened to a record high of 107.6 for February from 106.9 in the previous month.
As his condition worsened, he had to resort to speaking through a voice synthesiser and communicating by moving his eyebrows. He called the episode "very amusing and now nearly as many people know me through " The Simpsons " as through my science".
Portland Public Schools evacuated about 115 students from its Sacajawea Head Start to Scott School where they can be picked up. Air quality has returned to normal and all evacuation orders have been lifted in the area of a huge Northeast Portland fire.
Credit Suisse upgraded Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (NYSE:TEVA) on Monday, February 12 to "Outperform" rating. Sol Capital Management Co bought 56,414 shares as the company's stock declined 15.11% while stock markets rallied.
But that would probably require Congress to muster an extremely hard two-thirds majority to override a Trump veto. Mnuchin added that exemptions for specific products would be decided by Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross.
Google Maps provides real-time Global Positioning System navigation, traffic, transit, and details about millions of places. The Plus Codes concept divides the address into tiny "tiled areas" and assigns a unique code to each place.
Footpad's performance was hard viewing for trainer Mullins who watched on anxiously as his charge staged his heroic comeback. He added: "He's very good - you don't win them back to back unless you are very good".
The Europeans have laws banning the use of certain hormones, which make it all but impossible to agree to Trump's terms. Trump's next negotiating tactic, fight back, appears to sum up his determination with changing trade deals.
Real Peter also sold $402,882 worth of Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI) was sold by SICCHITANO KENTON J on Friday, January 12. RBC Capital Markets maintained Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE: FCX ). 2.02M were reported by Polar Limited Liability Partnership.
At least 40 people have died in clashes along the border with Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland, Meghalaya and Mizoram since the 1960s. The MZP alleged lathicharge and firing by the police that injured 49 persons, including students and journalists.
BJP releases list of 18 RS nominees
Rane will contest from Maharashtra , Chandrasekhar from Karnataka , Baluni from Uttarakhand, Pande from Chhattisgarh. However, the move to field four candidates can create trouble for Congress candidates if voting takes place.
Grab offering loans, insurance with new fintech platform
The firm said its taxi app alone generates more than 5 million micro-entrepreneurs, including 2.6 million drivers. We want to ensure our driver-partners' hard work pays off and that their income and livelihoods are protected.
What's Kirk Cousins done to get millions?
No matter who the Jets pick, they'll need to cultivate a good young quarterback, something they have failed to do for years. As the Redskins' signal caller, the former Pro-Bowler set single-season franchise records for passing yards multiple times.
Rajya Sabha adjourned till 2 pm
After both the houses were adjourned early on the day, Congress hit back at BJP. The House was first adjourned until 2 pm, and later for the day.
Santa Barbara County storm evacuation orders lifted
Authorities said revised expectations for Tuesday's storm were below the 1/4-inch-per-hour rainfall threshold for debris flows. Red Cross has established an evacuation center at Goleta Valley Community Center, 5679 Hollister Ave., Goleta, CA 93117.
Speculation on Why Ronda Rousey Missed Monday's RAW
It was surprising to see viewership increase to such a large degree, but that means WWE did something right on Monday. A report from ESPN was quickly releasedafterwards with Rousey saying she'd signed a multi-year deal with the company.
New York Giants Sign Former Panthers Running Back
In 2011, he set Panthers records for catches (47) and receiving yards (413) in a season by a running back. He posted a total of 7,318 rushing yards and 51 touchdowns in his time with the Panthers.
Illinois Governor to Veto Gun Retailer Licensing Legislation
Don Harmon (D-Oak Park) did not mince his words either, imploring Rauner to sign a bill Harmon has worked to pass for 16 years. The measure passed the Democratic-controlled legislature just days after the mass shooting at a Parkland, Fla., high school.
National Geographic magazine acknowledges its racist past
The magazine also used to repeatedly refer to people of different cultures as "savages", "unintelligent", and "unsophisticated". Important words for magazine writers, editors, publishers and readers to keep in mind, at National Geographic and beyond.
NCAA Tournament LIU Brooklyn vs. Radford
Hicks picked up his fourth foul with nine minutes remaining in the game with Radford up 53-46. The NCAA Tournament gets underway tonight with the " First Four " in Dayton.