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September 22, 2017 11:34 AM Uber has lost its licence to operate in London

Uber has lost its licence to operate in London, the capital's transport regulator has said. Transport for London (TfL) announced that Uber would not be issued with a private hire operator's licence once its current licence is up on 30 September. It's a major blow for the ride-hailing company, which is hugely popular among Londoners. The city is its biggest 1

September 22, 2017 10:00 AM Flipkart vs Amazon vs Paytm Sale Offers: The Best Deals Available Today

With the Amazon and Flipkart sales in full swing, there are a number of offers you can check out to make big savings this festive season. Both the e-commerce brands are offering great deals on iPhone 7 and iPhone 6s, Samsung Galaxy Note 7 and budget Samsung phones, as well as heavy discounts on low-end smartphones across brands. There are great deals 1

September 21, 2017 2:31 PM Google buys HTC's Pixel team in $1.1B bet on devices

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Google is biting off a big piece of device manufacturer HTC for $1.1 billion to expand its efforts to build phones, speakers and other gadgets equipped with its arsenal of digital services. It's buying the HTC engineering team that built the Pixel smartphone for Google in a cash deal, the companies said in a joint statement Thursday 2

September 21, 2017 2:24 PM Bose QuietComfort 35 II headphones feature a dedicated Google Assistant button

Google’s Assistant is officially in a pair of Bose headphones with a dedicated button to fire up the virtual assistant and bark commands at it. The much rumoured and teased Bose QuietComfort 35 II headphones connect via Bluetooth to a wearer’s smartphone running Android Marshmallow or later or using the Google Assistant app on iPhone. After a simple 2

September 21, 2017 11:07 AM Google agrees to buy HTC’s Pixel smartphone division for $1.1bn

Tech giant takes on 2,000 engineering and design staff to better compete with Apple Google has agreed to buy part of smartphone maker HTC’s engineering and design teams for $1.1 billion, taking on a cadre of veterans that worked on Google’s Pixel phone and could bolster the US firm’s nascent hardware business. Alphabet’s Google is taking on some 2,000 employees 2

September 21, 2017 8:28 AM Early movers: GOOGL, TSLA, AMD, APRN, EFX, AMZN, AAPL & more

Google: Alphabet subsidiary Google announced late Wednesday that it signed a $1.1 billion cooperation agreement with Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC to bolster its smartphone and emerging hardware business. Under the agreement, Google will acquire a team of HTC employees, many of whom have worked with the company on its Pixel smartphone. As part of the transaction 4

September 21, 2017 7:29 AM Google bets anew on smartphones, pays $1.1 billion for HTC's Pixel division

TAIPEI/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Alphabet Inc’s Google said it would pay $1.1 billion (816 million pounds) for the division at Taiwan’s HTC Corp that develops the U.S. firm’s Pixel smartphones - its second major foray into phone hardware after an earlier costly failure. The all-cash deal will see Google gain 2,000 HTC employees, roughly equivalent to one fifth 1

September 21, 2017 6:16 AM How Mental Health Issues Disproportionately Affect Minorities

African Americans endure more intense and frequent mental and behavioral health issues than their counterparts, at least in part related to poverty and exposure to racism and discrimination, both of which disproportionally affect minorities. African Americans share the same mental health issues as the rest of the population, with arguably even greater 1

September 20, 2017 11:57 AM Review: Apple Watch Series 3

This year’s Apple Watch looks just like last year’s Apple Watch. The Series 3, which comes in two sizes and starts at $399, has few new features other than Siri’s newfound ability to chime in at really awkward times. Almost nobody will ever know you’re wearing the new one, unless they spot the little red button on the side. And yet, this is a completely 3 2

September 20, 2017 4:00 AM Ngami dikgosi demand preferential allocation of land to locals

This came to the fore during a stakeholder meeting with dikgosi at Maun Lodge on Wednesday where dikgosi accused the Tawana Land Board (TLB) of an agenda to dispossess communities their land. The Land Board called the meeting to inform dikgosi about rampant squatting which has risen to 984 cases in Maun, land allocation issues and an update on Molapo 2