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Google CEO Sundar Pichai pens memo warning employees against bias - CNET

Pichai says the idea that Google alters search results to favor a political agenda is «absolutely false.» He also says employees will be held accountable.

'River of Stars' Streaming Through the Milky Way Was Hiding in Plain Sight for 1 Billion Years

This cluster of stars has been visible for a long time, but scientists only just now realized they're part of the same cosmic river.

Huawei founder says will not share data with China: Report

The United States is calling on its allies not to use technology from Huawei, the world#39;s biggest producer of telecommunication equipment, amid concerns over its relationship with the Chinese government and allegations it has enabled state espionage.

India exempts small firms from angel tax to promote business

Under new rules, ventures that have raised up to 250 million rupees and registered with the Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade will be completely exempt.

Qualcomm launches new chip to power 5G smartphones

Qualcomm, the world#39;s largest mobile chip supplier, is hoping the device will fuel the spread of 5G phones later this year and next year. While Chinese phone makers such as Xiaomi Corp last year used Qualcomm#39;s first-generation chip for small batches o

3 Point Analysis | Emami group announces 10% stake sale

Moneycontrol#39;s Sakshi Batra does a 3 Point Analysis of how the stake sale of the FMCG arm will affect Emami group.

Yes Bank says released RBI report to comply with SEBI norms

The bank also said that RBI mandates listed banks to disclose information pertaining to divergence only.

Quarrying of Stonehenge 'bluestones' dated to 3000 BC

Excavations at two quarries in Wales, known to be the source of the Stonehenge 'bluestones', provide new evidence of megalith quarrying 5,000 years ago.

Climate-friendly labriculture depends on an energy revolution

In a first-of-its-kind study, the climate-change impact of several production methods for lab-grown and farmed beef was assessed accounting for the differing greenhouse gases produced. The new projections reveal that over the long term, cultured meat producti

Spherical display brings virtual collaboration closer to reality

Virtual reality can often make a user feel isolated from the world, with only computer-generated characters for company. But researchers think they may have found a way to encourage a more sociable virtual reality.

Adolescent female blood donors at risk for iron deficiency and associated anemia

Female adolescent blood donors are more likely to have low iron stores and iron deficiency anemia than adult female blood donors and nondonors, which could have significant negative consequences on their developing brains, a new study suggests.

Oral antifungal drug used to treat yeast infections linked to higher rates of miscarriage

A commonly used medication, fluconazole, used to treat vaginal yeast infections, is linked to higher rates of miscarriage if used during pregnancy, found new research.

Amazon Pledges to Make Half Its Shipments Carbon Neutral by 2030

On the long road to making all Amazon shipments net zero carbon, the company announced a short-term goal to reach 50 percent by 2030. The initiative, dubbed “Shipment Zero,” will rely heavily on […] The post Amazon Pledges to Make Half Its S

Daily Kos announces results of first monthly issues survey

Today, Daily Kos announced key findings from a nationwide survey of Americans commissioned through Civiqs. The poll of 1449 adults was conducted online from Feb. 12-15 and reveals broad disapproval of the new GOP-backed tax law (48-30 percent disapprove/appr

Bernie Sanders officially enters the race for 2020

Speaking on Vermont Public Radio on Tuesday morning, Bernie Sanders made it official—he is a candidate for the Democratic nomination for president in 2020. The announcement contained few details, but was not unexpected. Just last week, Sen. Sanders announc

Morning Digest: Illinois Republican begins House campaign by accidentally running for the Senate

The Daily Kos Elections Morning Digest is compiled by David Nir, Jeff Singer, Stephen Wolf, Carolyn Fiddler, and Matt Booker, with additional contributions from David Jarman, Steve Singiser, Daniel Donner, James Lambert, David Beard, and Arjun Jaikumar. Lead

Microsoft Office alternative: A year of WPS Office Premium for $18 - CNET

Sayonara, Microsoft Office! That's a fraction of what you charge for your overstuffed suite.

Some Oculus employees weren't sure if Facebook was creepy or evil - CNET

In the book, «The History of the Future,» we get an inside look at Oculus VR, Facebook and all the politics and drama that go with them.

Forget Netflix. Going to the cinema alone is life's greatest guilty pleasure - CNET

Commentary: If you're not going to the theater by yourself, are you even living a full, rewarding life?

Hyundai's sub-Kona crossover expected to debut in New York - Roadshow

The A-segment crossover will be «distinctively different» than its larger Kona sibling.

Sphero RVR wants to be your future hackable robot kit - CNET

It's a mini RC tank-car that could be a whole lot more.

Bigger Ferrari changes would've been «madness» - Vettel

Despite much improved performance from its F1 cars, Ferrari's two latest title challenges collapsed in the latter stages of those respective campaigns as Mercedes maintained its unbeaten streak in the hybrid era.This contributed to the departure of Ferrari te

More than a dozen people rescued from SeaWorld ride: Police

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Police say more than a dozen people trapped on a ride at SeaWorld in San Diego have been rescued. San Diego police tell FOX5 News that around six gondolas stopped functioning Monday night after a big gust of wind tripped a circuit break

Coast Guard rescues 2 people, dog from Louisiana bay

NEW IBERIA, La. (AP) - The Coast Guard has rescued two people and a dog from a fishing trip in a Louisiana bay. The Coast Guard said in a news release the people ran into problems Monday in Vermillion Bay. The vessel had left on the fishing trip Sunday and ..

Currier Museum of Art celebrating its 100th anniversary

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) - New Hampshire's Currier Museum of Art is celebrating its 100th anniversary. On Feb. 19, 1919, the state Legislature voted to officially create the «Currier Gallery of Art.» The museum was the dream of New Hampshire's 49th g

Amazon#39;s Chinese unit in merger talks with NetEase#39;s Kaola: Report

Kaola, owned by NetEase Inc, sells apparel, household appliances and other products, and is the biggest among Chinese shopping sites that focus on imported goods.

Alibaba boosts stake in investment bank CICC for $231 million

The investment means Alibaba is now the second-largest stakeholder of CICC#39;s H-shares, with an 11.74 percent stake.

Section of employees at MRF#39;s Tiruvottiyur plant on strike

The Tiruvottiyur factory is one of the nine factories that MRF currently operates across the country.

Despite sanctions, Iran#39;s oil exports rise in early 2019

Shipments are averaging 1.25 million barrels per day (bpd) in February, Refinitiv Eikon data showed and a source at a company that tracks Iranian exports said.

JK Tyre Industries appoints Sanjeev Aggarwal as CFO

Aggarwal took over with effect from Monday in place of Ashok Kumar Kinra who has «ceased to be the CFO in the normal course after a long tenure», the company said in a regulatory filing.

Qualcomm launches its next-gen 5G modem and mmWave antenna

There can be little doubt that 5G is going to take center stage at this year’s Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. After years of hype without any real products, this is finally going to be the year that 5G — and especially 5G phones — will

Instagram Tests ‘Donation’ Stickers in Stories

Facebook’s popular fundraiser function appears to be rolling out to Instagram users. New code pulled from the photo-sharing service’s Android app highlights a new “Donation” sticker and the ability to search for nonprofits. […] T

Honda WSBK gains likely to «take time», warns Camier

Honda, which revealed its 2019 livery ahead of the start of the test on Sunday, joined the WSBK field for the first time in Phillip Island, having skipped the previous winter tests in Jerez and Portimao in favour of conducting its own private programme on Asi

Spain wants 'final four' format for its Super Cup

The Spanish soccer federation wants a «final four» tournament to decide the Spanish Super Cup

Auction Preview: California Jewels at Bonhams, Los Angeles, Mar 5

What: California JewelsWhere: Bonhams, 7601 W. Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90046When: Mar 5, 10:00 AM PSTPublic Viewing: 01 Mar 2019 12:00 - 17:00 PST, 02 Mar 2019 12:00 - 17:00 PST, 03 Mar 2019 12:00 - 17:00 PST, 04 Mar 2019 12:00 - 17:00 PSTTop Lots o

Juncadella, Habsburg complete R-Motorsport DTM line-up

The pair join the previously-announced Paul di Resta and Jake Dennis in representing the four-car, HWA-run R-Motorsport outfit it its first season on the DTM grid.Juncadella was part of the Mercedes line-up last year in the Stuttgart marque's final season in

Leclerc keeps Ferrari on top in second morning of F1 test

Leclerc picked up where teammate Sebastian Vettel left off on day one, moving to the top of the order just after the first hour was up on a cool morning in Spain.From there, he gradually improved his times, eventually setting a 1m18.247s on the yellow-marked

Mongolia may shut down all KFC restaurants after hundreds of food poisoning reports

Outlets of American fast food giant KFC could be suspended in Mongolia pending inquiries after 247 people reported symptoms of poisoning, such as diarrhea and vomiting after visiting one of its restaurants. Read Full Article at RT.com

JSW Cement to invest Rs 2,000 cr to take capacity to 20 mt by 2020

The city-based company is also likely to begin the work on the much-awaited initial public offer from this December and hopes to launch the issue before March 2021.

Reporter#39;s Take | Consumers demand stricter rules against online fake products

The group has called for a counterfeit product to be removed from the website within 12 hours.

Senseon raises $6.4M to tackle cybersecurity threats with an AI ‘triangulation’ approach

Darktrace helped pave the way for using artificial intelligence to combat malicious hacking and enterprise security breaches. Now a new UK startup founded by an ex-Darktrace executive has raised some funding to take the use of AI in cybersecurity to the nex
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