EU probes Apple plan to buy music app Shazam


The European Commission said in February it would consider an inquiry into Shazam at the request of EU states Austria, France, Italy, Spain and Sweden, and non-EU Norway and Iceland, which form part of the affiliated European Economic Area Instead it had to wait for Austria to lodge an initial request, which was followed by the other states The commission said it was concerned that the takeover...

Beyonce Announces More Post-Coachella College Scholarships, This Time in Partnership With Google


Beyonceswitched up her set a bit for Coachella ’s second weekend, and Monday morning she did the same for another $100,000 grant to be divided between four Historically Black College or Universities — this one from Google org, the tech giant’s charitable arm Through her BeyGOOD initiative, the singer announced a partnership with Google org to award four new scholarships as part of her Homecoming...

Hedge fund managers at Sohn offer their top market picks


The annual Sohn conference brings together some of the top hedge fund managers and investors in the world to talk about their top market picks It's all part of an effort to raise money in the childhood fight against cancer Sohn is one of the most hotly anticipated hedge fund events of the year and is held at Geffen Hall in New York's Lincoln Center Horton is moving from an "asset-heavy to asset...

Max Holloway & Rip Hamilton Rocked By Military Attack Dogs!


4/23/2018 9:13 AM PDT UFC badass Max Holloway doesn't get taken to the ground very often but he got BLOWN UP by a military attack dog in South Korea -- and the whole thing was caught on video One of the activities testing your mettle against the dogs (just like Mark Ingram did earlier this month) Things didn't bode well for Max but ex-NBA star Rip hung in there surprisingly well! Props to the...

Augmented Reality Is Transforming Museums


“When you think that art defines our cultural values, you also have to accept that those values are defined by a certain part of society—call it the elite,” says Damjan Pita, who, along with David Lobser, is the brains behind MoMAR Moreover, is it even in a museum’s best interest to retaliate against unauthorized virtual augmentations—or should they be embraced as a new, if uninvited, tool for...

Prince William Brings George, Charlotte to Hospital to Meet Baby Brother


Prince George’s Grumpiest Faces Prince William arrives at the hospital with George and CharlotteA beaming William, 35, waved to the crowd waiting outside of the hospital before telling reporters, “I’ll be back in a minute” He then climbed into an SUV and headed to Kensington Palace George, 4, attended school at Thomas’s Battersea as usual earlier in the morning, while Charlotte, who turns 3 next...

Victim speaks out as experts warn of rise in thieves taking advantage of 'tap and go' credit cards


A woman fell victim to alleged thieves using the 'tap and go' feature on her card June Davis was shocked when her card was allegedly stolen at a supermarket Police are now warning people to be vigilant as they hunt for the men involved A Brisbane woman is furious after she fell victim to alleged thieves using the 'tap and go' feature on her card Footage has emerged of men allegedly using her card...

EU Opens In-Depth Investigation Into Apple’s Acquisition of Shazam


The European Union opened an investigation into Apple ’s proposed acquisition of London-based music identification service Shazam , EU regulators declared Monday Regulators are concerned that the acquisition could reduce choice for music streaming services, they said in a press release “The way people listen to music has changed significantly in recent years, with more and more Europeans using...

Saudi says missiles launched at Aramco facility by Houthis were intercepted


Workers drill at the Saudi Aramco oil field complex facilities at Shaybah, Saudi Arabia Yemen's Houthis fired two ballistic missiles at a Saudi Aramco facility in the southern city of Jazan on Monday, but Saudi state media said the rockets were destroyed The Houthis' al-Masirah TV said they had targeted a port belonging to the Saudi state oil giant, but there were no reports of damage or...

Good Bet Kate Middleton & Prince William Name Royal Baby Arthur


4/23/2018 8:25 AM PDT Kate Middleton and Prince William haven't announced the name for their newborn son yet, but there's already a bunch of people betting it'll be Arthur We reached out to Ladbrokes, a major UK betting company, who's been taking bets on the new royal baby name and Arthur is the clear frontrunner If you're wondering why Arthur royals are traditionally named after relatives and...

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