Category Archive : Business

Here’s How Much You’ll Save With an Apple-Refurbished iPhone XS

Here’s How Much You’ll Save With an Apple-Refurbished iPhone XS

Apple now sells refurbished iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max smartphones through its online store and at certified retailers. This is good news for anyone who wants to upgrade from an iPhone 8 or older, but might not want to

How to watch the State of the Union

How to watch the State of the Union

On Tuesday, President Trump is delivering his third State of the Union address to Congress. The annual address by the president to legislators is included in the Constitution, which states that the president “shall from time to time give to

Satellite to Go Boom

Satellite to Go Boom

Illustration of a Boeing 702X satellite (not the DirecTV-operated 702HP satellite that may explode).
Illustration: Boeing

DirecTV is rushing to move one of its satellites to a higher orbit due to the likelihood it will go boom, pow, kablam, rattle-rattle-bang,

A home-grown news site for Peterborough

A home-grown news site for Peterborough

Editor’s note: Today’s guest post comes from John Baker, Chief Reporter, Peterborough Matters. 

I’ve worked in local news for 15 years and experienced how meaningful it is to a community. As I’ve walked through the city from my home

How to Try Out Facebook’s New Redesign

How to Try Out Facebook’s New Redesign

Facebook is letting users test out a beta version of its upcoming redesign, which is slated for a full rollout later this year. You can enable the new look by logging into Facebook and selecting “See Facebook Beta” at the

Create a Vacation Recovery Plan

Create a Vacation Recovery Plan

Photo: Shutterstock

Over on NBC News, writer Sarah DiGiulio described that imminent sense of dread you experience after taking time off, otherwise known as the post-vacation blues—by Monday morning, you’re back in the office, at your desk, and wondering

‘American’ news site with ties to Iran sheds new light on Tehran’s information war

‘American’ news site with ties to Iran sheds new light on Tehran’s information war

New York (CNN)American Herald Tribune bills itself as a “genuinely independent online media outlet.” Set up in 2015, it publishes in English and pays Americans to write articles. But multiple investigations by American tech companies, details of which have …

What is climate change?

What is climate change?

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Media captionOur Planet Matters: Climate change explained

Scientists say global warming could have a catastrophic effect on the planet.

Human activities have increased carbon-dioxide emissions, driving up temperatures. Extreme weather and melting

Week in Pictures

Week in Pictures

A selection of striking news photographs from around the world this week.

Nancy Pelosi tears up a speechImage copyright
Jonathan Ernst / Reuters

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Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi rips up the speech of US President Donald Trump after his State of the
Week in Pictures: 11-17 January 2020

Week in Pictures: 11-17 January 2020

A selection of news photographs taken around the world this week.

The sails of the Opera House in Sydney are lit with a series of images to show support for the communities affected by the bushfires and to express the gratitude to the emergency services and volunteersImage copyright
Saeed Khan / AFP

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The sails of the Sydney Opera House are lit with images to express gratitude to the emergency services and volunteers who