Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff praises former boss Larry Ellison for TikTok deal: He’s the ‘master of relevance’

Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff praised Oracle chief Larry Ellison’s efforts to break into the social media space with a potential TikTok partnership.  The enterprise software maker was approved for a deal in principle over the weekend to partner with the rapidly growing social media app, allowing it to avoid a U.S. shutdown. Oracle said it will …

ادامه مطلبSalesforce CEO Marc Benioff praises former boss Larry Ellison for TikTok deal: He’s the ‘master of relevance’

U.S. Treasury yields rise as Democrats work on new fiscal stimulus

U.S. government debt prices were lower on Friday morning as traders monitored news of potential new fiscal stimulus in the United States. At around 1.45 a.m. ET, the yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note rose to trade at 0.6692%. The yield on the 30-year Treasury bond was trading higher at 1.4077%. Yields move inversely to prices. It comes after …

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Amazon announces all-new Echo, Echo Dot, Echo Dot with Clock

Zoom In IconArrows pointing outwards All-new Amazon Echo Amazon Amazon unveiled on Thursday an all-new Echo smart speaker lineup with a revamped, orb-like design. The new design will be featured across four different Echo speaker models: the “regular” Echo, the cheaper and smaller Echo Dot, the Echo Dot with a built-in clock and the Echo …

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Prosecutors drop prostitution charges against New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft, more than year after scandal broke

Owner of the New England Patriots Robert Kraft walks on the field prior to the game against the New Orleans Saints at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on September 17, 2017 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Chris Graythen | Getty Images Sport | Getty Images Florida prosecutors on Thursday dropped sex solicitation charges against New England Patriots owner Robert …

ادامه مطلبProsecutors drop prostitution charges against New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft, more than year after scandal broke

Lawmakers push back against Trump’s refusal to commit to peaceful transfer of power

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., speaks during her weekly news conference in the Capitol in Washington on Thursday, Sept. 24, 2020. Caroline Brehman | CQ-Roll Call, Inc. | Getty Images A day after President Donald Trump refused to promise a peaceful transfer of power if he loses the 2020 election, lawmakers pushed back …

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Amazon announces new Fire TV devices and a brand-new home screen that makes it easier to find stuff to watch

Amazon announced two new Fire TV products during its big online hardware event on Thursday. Amazon’s Fire TV gadgets compete directly with Roku and Apple TV, offering people access to popular apps such as Disney+, Netflix, Hulu and more.  Amazon says people are spending more time in front of TVs than ever before due to the …

ادامه مطلبAmazon announces new Fire TV devices and a brand-new home screen that makes it easier to find stuff to watch

Amazon’s newest Ring device is a flying security camera drone

Zoom In IconArrows pointing outwards Amazon’s flying security drone. Amazon Amazon is launching a new Ring security camera that’s fixed on top of a flying drone.  Called the Ring Always Home Cam, it’s an autonomous indoor security camera that can fly inside your home and record footage of multiple viewpoints. Users set a path for the …

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Facebook adds more guidelines for internal employee speech, banning political images in profile pics

Founder and CEO of Facebook Mark Zuckerberg speaks at the annual Munich Security Conference on February 15, 2020. Kuhlmann | Munich Security Conference Facebook on Thursday outlined its new set of rules for employee communications within Workplace, the company’s internal social network. Chief among the new changes is a requirement that employees use a photo …

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House Democrats prepare new $2.4 trillion stimulus plan with unemployment aid, direct payments

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks during a briefing to the media on Capitol Hill in Washington, September 10, 2020. Joshua Roberts | Reuters House Democrats are preparing a new, smaller coronavirus relief package expected to cost about $2.4 trillion as they try to forge ahead with talks with the Trump administration, a …

ادامه مطلبHouse Democrats prepare new $2.4 trillion stimulus plan with unemployment aid, direct payments

Top U.S. health officials try to reassure people of coronavirus vaccine safety as concerns stir

(L-R) National Institute for Allergy and Infectious Diseases Director Anthony Fauci, Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Stephen Hahn, U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar, Assistant HHS Secretary for Preparedness and Response Robert Kadlec and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Robert Redfield testify before the House Energy and Commerce Committee’s Health Subcommittee …

ادامه مطلبTop U.S. health officials try to reassure people of coronavirus vaccine safety as concerns stir