India is a Unique Place to Play Cricket: Jos Buttler
India will take on England in the second One-Day International of the three-match series at Cuttack on Thursday.
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Les Moonves Gives His Dream Super Bowl Matchup (VIDEO)
Two cities are gonna be real upset ... 'cause TV super boss Les Moonves -- the guy who runs CBS -- is telling TMZ Sports which two teams are the best Super Bowl matchup for TV ratings. We got Moonves in L.A. with wife Julie Chen when we asked…
Cabinet approves incentives for investments in electronics manufacturing sector
The Cabinet on Wednesday gave its approval for amendments in the Modified Special Incentive Package Scheme (M-SIPS) to further incentivise investments in electronic sector and moving towards the goal of ‘Net Zero Imports’ in electronics by 2020. “Besides expediting investments into the electronics system design and manufacturing (ESDM) sector in India, the amendments in M-SIPS are expected to create employment opportunities and reduce dependence on imports,” an official s...
Laugh.ly grabs $2.25 million for its stand-up comedy streaming service
 A streaming service for stand-up comedy called Laugh.ly, which publicly launched this past August, has now closed on $2.25 million in seed funding led by New York Angels, the company announced today. Available for both iOS and Android devices, Laugh.ly is the first to offer an extensive library of comedians’ stand-up sets, with content from top names in the biz, including Kevin Hart,… Read More ...
JPMorgan agrees to $55 million settle of mortgage discrimination complaint: source
NEW YORK (Reuters) - JPMorgan Chase & Co has agreed to pay $55 million to settle a U.S. Justice Department lawsuit accusing it of discriminating against minority borrowers by allowing mortgage brokers to charge them more for home loans, a person familiar with the matter said on Wednesday. ...
Tight security as Madame Tussaud's unveils UK waxwork of Trump
LONDON (Reuters) - A waxwork of Donald Trump was unveiled on Wednesday amid tight security at Madame Tussauds museum after protests at a similar ceremony in Spain earlier this week. ...
Japan’s great toilet mystery is about to be solved
The first time I visited Japan, I knew what I really wanted to try first. Not the sushi, though that turned out to be superb, or the bullet train. No, my boyish excitement was all about the magical robotic toilets. For a button-loving geek who has long thought that the bathroom should have more unexpected warm water surprises, Japan’s clever … Continue reading...
Superman is in shackles, but the world isn’t safe in ‘Injustice 2’
In the latest trailer for Injustice 2, Brainiac chastises Batman for his failure to protect the world from evil. But at least "Dictator Superman" isn't threatening to slaughter humanity. The post Superman is in shackles, but the world isn’t safe in ‘Injustice 2’ appeared first on Digital Trends.
How to Add Gestures to Your Android Phone’s Fingerprint Scanner
So you have a shiny new Android phone, equipped with a security-friendly fingerprint scanner. Congratulations! But did you know that, while useful on its own, you can actually make the fingerprint scanner do more than just unlock your phone? An app called Fingerprint Gestures can take that little scanner to the next level.Click Here to Continue Reading...
NYPD Honcho Insulted by 'Hamilton' Star Lin-Manuel Miranda Celebrating Obama's Controversial Prisoner Release
Lin-Manuel Miranda's vowing to return to 'Hamilton' in honor of President Obama commuting the sentence of Oscar Lopez Rivera -- who was convicted for conspiracy against the U.S. government -- and some cops are outraged. Miranda said he'd be…
ComiXology launches original comics with Adventure Time spin-off
 Amazon’s ComiXology is delivering on the promise it made last year to create original content exclusively for users of its platform and Kindle customers, with Adventure Time Marshall Lee Spectacular, an Adventure Time tale focusing on the Vampire King from the franchise’s alternate gender-swapped story universe. The Marshall Lee story is available as a $3.99 one-time purchase, and… Read More ...
U.S. sues JPMorgan for alleged mortgage discrimination
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The United States on Wednesday sued JPMorgan Chase & Co, accusing the bank of discriminating against minority borrowers by charging them higher rates and fees on home mortgage loans between 2006 and at least 2009. ...
5 Mid-Size SUVs under $40,000 to watch out for in 2017
Mid-size SUVs are the ‘next step’ in almost every family’s automotive evolution. With enough room to handle a growing brood – especially when trying to fit lanky teenagers in the back seat – along with the kind of cargo space that lets you haul all of your gear at the same time, mid-size sport-utility vehicles are versatile and in many … Continue reading...
Sporty, couture and 1980s-inspired fashion dominate Berlin catwalks
BERLIN (Reuters) - Sporty, couture and 1980s-inspired looks dominated the catwalks at the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Berlin, with a wide selection of designers offering creations for women's winter wardrobes. ...
‘GTA 4’ Super Mario Mod puts Odyssey Mario into the ‘real world’
Dancing, robberies and shootouts are all part and parcel of Grand Theft Auto and even Mario isn't immune. In homage to the recent trailer for Super Mario Odyssey, where he visits a much more real city, one YouTuber has modded him into GTA. The post ‘GTA 4’ Super Mario Mod puts Odyssey Mario into the ‘real world’ appeared first on Digital Trends....
How to Change the Number of Actions You Can Undo in LibreOffice
In LibreOffice programs, you can undo one action after another…to a point. The default number of actions you can undo is 100, but that number is easy to change.Click Here to Continue Reading...
Johnny Manziel: 'I'm Doing Really Well' ... Sober and Training Hard (VIDEO)
Johnny Manziel says he's focused on football again -- telling TMZ Sports he's training 5 to 6 days a week and sources say he's "dead serious" about a comeback.
Maelle Gavet is the new COO at real estate startup Compass
 There has been another development at Compass, the real estate startup that recently hit a $1 billion valuation. The company has appointed a new COO, Maëlle Gavet. She will report to Robert Reffkin, the CEO and co-founder of Compass. Gavet was most recently at Priceline, the travel services giant, which she joined as EVP in 2015 tasked with integrating a number of its brands, and with a… Read More ...
ZTE Blade V8 Pro premium features, budget price now available
At CES 2017, ZTE made two big splashes. First was the formal unveiling of the ZTE Hawkeye, it’s self-adhesive eye-tracking smartphone born out of an unorthodox crowdsourcing campaign. While its crowdfunding phase might be in a bit of trouble, ZTE’s second reveal might have better luck. It has, true to rumors, brought its Blade smartphone line to the US, starting … Continue reading...