Twitter users decry reported plan to prioritize tweetsSun, 07 Feb 2016 00:14:10 GMT NEW YORK (Reuters) - The hashtag #RIPTwitter became the top trending U.S. item on Twitter on Saturday, after a report from BuzzFeed said the company is planning to change how it displays users’ tweets.
BlackBerry cuts 200 jobs in Ontario and Florida to trim costsSat, 06 Feb 2016 00:08:31 GMT TORONTO (Reuters) - BlackBerry Ltd is cutting 200 jobs at its hometown headquarters in Ontario and in Florida in order to trim costs, it said on Friday, as the smartphone maker moves to turn around its fortunes and put more emphasis on its enterprise software business.
Business services firms' shares bleed as LinkedIn, Tableau crashFri, 05 Feb 2016 23:03:48 GMT NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Dismal sales outlooks from marquee technology names sent shares in the enterprise sector crashing on Friday as investors questioned whether information-technology managers would keep spending on their products.
Foxconn CEO meeting with Sharp execs on Friday; Sharp shares soarFri, 05 Feb 2016 02:28:24 GMT TAIPEI/TOKYO (Reuters) - Foxconn Chief Executive Officer Terry Gou is in Osaka to meet executives of Japan's Sharp Corp, a Sharp spokesman said, one day after the struggling electronics maker said it was focusing on the Taiwan firm's takeover bid over a rival offer from a Japanese state-backed fund.
Super Bowl tickets worth thousands stolen from S.F. hotel Thousands of dollars worth of Super Bowl tickets were pilfered from a San Francisco hotel, prompting concerns that some fans heading to Sunday's big game might be in possession of stolen tickets -- and be turned away. Police said four people swiped an undisclosed number of tickets Thursday night at a hotel on the 200 block of Mason Street near Union Square, identified by the ...
US vows 'serious consequences' for North Korean rocket launch <p>The United Nations Security Council on Sunday strongly condemned North Korea's latest rocket launch and promised to take punitive steps, while Washington vowed to ensure the 15-nation body imposed "serious consequences" on Pyongyang as soon as possible.</p><p></p>
How the March asteroid flyby shows Earth on alert Asteroid 2013 TX68 will soon buzz past Earth, providing a window into how NASA handles threats from space. Earth can expect an asteroid flyby in March, NASA says. A 100-foot asteroid will complete its second trip past the...
Rubio doubles down on repetition in post-debate rally <p>Sen. Marco Rubio took heat for repeating the same talking points about President Obama, almost word for word, during Saturday night's debate. At his first rally Sunday morning, the senator from Florida defiantly doubled down, reiterating the same point in the face of negative commentary across the conservative and mainstream press.</p>
Parked Cars Crash Through Ice-Covered Lake In Lake Geneva, Wisconsin, several vehicles fell into an ice covered lake, and they had been parked on the ice during the cities Winterfest. Meteorologist Danielle Banks has the story.
Another Islamic State jailer identified as Londoner <p>A member of a British cohort within the Islamic State that oversaw the brutal detention and beheading of Western hostages in Syria has been identified as Alexanda Kotey, a 32-year-old convert to Islam who grew up in West London.</p>
Chicago policeman sues estate of teen he fatally shot <p>A Chicago policeman who fatally shot a 19-year-old college student and accidentally killed a 55-year-old grandmother in the same incident has sued the teenager's estate, blaming him for prompting the shooting and causing the officer emotional distress.</p>