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Target debuts same-day delivery for in-store purchases in some urban markets

Target wants to make it easier for customers in urban markets to shop its store and get their hauls home, without having to lug their bags onto the subway or other public transit. These customers may skip buying heavier items like 12-packs of soda, big bags o

Announcing the agenda for TechCrunch Startup Battlefield MENA 2018 in Beirut

We’re excited to head to Beirut, Lebanon, on October 3rd for TechCrunch Startup Battlefield MENA 2018. Yes, we’re bringing our premier startup pitch competition to the Middle East / North Africa, and as well as launching 15 of the hottest startups in MEN

The Apple Watch Series 4 takes heart monitoring to next level - CNET

Its new EKG feature isn’t active at launch, but the Apple Watch is already proving to be a game-changing home health monitor.

Great games for your nongaming laptop - CNET

No graphics card, no problem. These games work great on a typical middle-of-the-road laptop.

Lyft's longest ever ride was a 639-mile drive from Colorado to Iowa - CNET

That's a $744 trip at standard Lyft rates.

Apple Watch Series 3 deal: Just $239 - CNET

That's the best price to date on last year's flagship watch. It's a refurb, but still a killer buy.

Jaguar unveils Gen2 Formula E car, confirms line-up

The British manufacturer has added over 800 new parts - from the areas it is allowed to work on under FE’s tightly-controlled regulations - to the car, which was unveiled in public for the first time at an event at the Design Museum in London on Wednesday.

The Strongest Material in the Universe Could Be (Nuclear) Pasta

These noodles of neutrons may be 10 billion times stronger than steel.

BHEL wins orders worth Rs 40,932 crore in FY#39;18, declares 91% dividend

Addressing the shareholders, Sobti said in 2017-18 the company achieved a profit before tax (PBT) of Rs 1,585 crore, compared to Rs 628 crore in 2016-17, registering a surge of 152 percent.

Ircon IPO subscribed over 9 times so far on last day of bidding

The public offer to raise Rs 470.49 crore received bids for 9,14,24,190 shares against the total issue size of 99,05,157 shares, translating into 9.23 times subscription, data available with the NSE till 1600 hrs showed.

IGL to set up 60 CNG stations, give 2 lakh connections in FY19

Ranganathan said the company opened 30 CNG stations last year and in the current financial year running from April 2018 to March 2019 it has a target to open 50.

Google launches new tool to help bosses see if employees are using its apps

Work Insights is Google’s answer to take on rival Microsoft’s Office 365

IPO financing – New SEBI listing timeline may hurt NBFCs

On September 18, market regulator SEBI said companies will have to list their shares on the third day after the successful applicants have been allotted shares. Earlier, companies could do so on the sixth day after allotment.

Why the SpaceX Lunar Tourists Won't Walk on the Moon

Twelve people have walked on the moon, and Elon Musk won't add any Japanese billionaires to that number anytime soon.

The Identity of This Remarkably Well-Preserved Egyptian Mummy Remains a Mystery

Archaeologists have discovered several ancient Egyptian mummies — including the remains of a remarkably well-preserved individual — in a tomb along the west bank of the Nile River, the Egyptian Ministry of Antiquities said in a statement released today.

For Tiny Light Particles, 'Before' and 'After' Mean Nothing

This is how something can be both «before» and «after» something else.

State Department email data breach exposes employee data - CNET

Personal info was exposed by an unclassified email system breach.

Twins hand Tigers sixth straight home loss, 6-3

Detroit has lost nine of seven

Michigan State again has to shake off an early loss

Spartans' Big Ten schedule begins Saturday night at Indiana

Vezeeta, the leading MENA healthcare startup, secures $12M Series C led by STV

One of the major structural issues in the Middle East is the lack of consistent healthcare across the region. So this market was clearly waiting to be disrupted by technology. In 2011 Vezeeta came along to change that. Launched initially in Cairo as a sort o

Daily Kos Radio is ARR-TONING at 9 AM ET!

Yarrr! Today be that rarest of events, Atone Like a Pirate Day! As I will be arr-therwise engaged, please enjoy this very topical rebroadcast of “arr” September 19, 2017 episode. Listen right here at 9:00 AM ET! PODCAST LISTENERS: There’s a new podca

Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: SCOTUS mess continues unabated; Trump misuses unredacted info

So we are at the part where everyone rolls their eyes and disbelieves Brett Kavanaugh’s denials. His defenders minimize the offense.  His detractors think this will sink him. And women become more and more outraged while the WH chooses to ignore the gathe

Russian poll reveals overwhelming support for ban on mobile phones in schools

About three quarters of Russians say they support the idea of banning the use of cell phones and other tech gadgets in schools and believe that children would study better were such measures taken. Read Full Article at

Russian elections body recommends annulment of Far East vote over violations

Russia’s Central Elections Commission has advised to cancel the results of gubernatorial polls in Primorsky Krai Region and hold new voting in three months. Both frontrunners in the race are against the move. Read Full Article at

EU to scrap lawsuit against Ireland after Apple pays back taxes

European Union antitrust regulators plan to drop legal action against Ireland after iPhone maker Apple paid the country €13.1 billion ($15.3 billion) in back taxes. Read Full Article at

Trump’s tariffs to sting US businesses in China, but not force them to move back home – AmCham China

Washington’s latest decision to impose new tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese exports won’t make China-based American companies relocate to the US, but will “cause suffering” for them, the American Chamber of Commerce says. Read Full Article at

Cartier Unveils New “Carat” Fragrance Inspired by Diamonds

Cartier Carat is a fragrance that sparkles with all the fire of a diamond. It has two models: Cartier Carat Eau de Parfum, and Cartier Carat Perfumed Body and Hair Mist.“Carat, the new fragrance from Cartier, bottles the seven colors of a prism that converg

China asks India to provide #39;level playing field#39; for its firms in 5G trials

The move follows the US and Australia in banning Huawei and ZTE for national security reasons, it said.

India may impose up to $4.83 per kg anti-dumping duty on Chinese flax yarn

In its final findings of the probe, the DGTR has concluded that due to dumped imports, the domestic industry has suffered material injury.

Brett Kavanaugh is a blend of toxic male privilege and affluenza: A perfect fit for Donald Trump

Kavanaugh already represented white male privilege on steroids; assault allegations are just icing on the cake

Robert Reich: The three big lessons we didn’t learn from the economic crisis

America should have learned three big lessons from the crisis. We didn’t, to our continuing peril.

Stormy Daniels and Trump’s “endowment”: Why do we even care?

Stormy Daniels has made us laugh by insulting Trump’s genitals. But hasn’t she made our Trump problem worse?

The Latest: China welcomes Korean summit, supports talks

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) - The Latest on the summit between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in (all times local): 5:55 p.m. China has welcomed the outcome of the inter-Korean summit and will continue supporting both side

North and South Korea say they plan bid for 2032 Olympics

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) - North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in said in a statement Wednesday that the countries planned to jointly bid for the 2032 Summer Olympics. At a major summit, the two leaders gave no details of wh

Koreas' leaders agree on military steps but whiff on nukes

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - After holding consecutive summits with soaring but empty rhetoric, the two Korean leaders in their third try finally produced some substance. The meeting in Pyongyang on Wednesday came amid faltering nuclear negotiations between the

Aprilia «can only improve» after «destroying» 2017 strengths

Twelve races into the 2018 season, Aprilia only has two top-10 finishes, the last of which came at Le Mans in May. The Noale-based manufacturer brought out a new-spec engine, first tried in race conditions at Misano, but the team failed to show an improvement

Preview: Unseen Amsterdam 2018

A sneak peek at more than 40 new photographic works that will be unveiled at Unseen Amsterdam 21-23 September 2018.

Daimler pours millions into electric bus company Proterra

Proterra has raised $155 million in a funding round co-led by Daimler and Tao Capital Partner, a deal that could transform the school bus market in North America. Until now, Proterra has focused on producing electric buses for municipal, federal and commerc

IBM launches cloud tool to detect AI bias and explain automated decisions

IBM has launched a software service that scans AI systems as they work in order to detect bias and provide explanations for the automated decisions being made — a degree of transparency that may be necessary for compliance purposes not just a company

Revealed: The tech change that transformed Mercedes in Singapore

While rival Ferrari had a quick car at times, it was clear that tyre management - one of Mercedes’ weaknesses in the past - had turned to a strength around the Marina Bay circuit.  Analysis of qualifying laps showed that Mercedes was better able than Ferra
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