Amazon is opening a new office in Manchester as it makes a big bet on research and development in the UK

Amazon is opening a new office in Manchester as it makes a big bet on research and development in the UK

Amazon has that it’s opening up a new office in Manchester, and investing in 1,000 additional research and development jobs in the UK. Amazon’s new Manchester office will open in 2019 and will be based in the Hanover Building in the city’s Northern Quarter. It will be big enough to eventually house 600 staff. UK…

Uber is reportedly making a new service to provide short-term jobs in security, hospitality, and more

Uber is reportedly making a new service to provide short-term jobs in security, hospitality, and more

Uber has transformed the global taxi industry — and now it’s eyeing up other professions. According to a report from The Financial Times on Thursday, citing „people familiar with the matter,” the California transportation giant is quietly building out a new business unit that would connect job-seekers to short-term roles like „waiters and security guards.”…

It’s official: Apple sends out invitations for the new iPad event on October 30

It’s official: Apple sends out invitations for the new iPad event on October 30

Apple has sent invites for a launch event this month in New York City. Apple is expected to launch new iPads and potentially laptops at the Howard Gilman Opera House in Brooklyn, New York on October 30. Apple doesn’t usually launch new products in New York, often opting for a venue closer to its home…

Trump said it ‚certainly looks’ like Jamal Khashoggi is dead, but said he’s not ready to issue a ‚very strong’ statement yet

Trump said it ‚certainly looks’ like Jamal Khashoggi is dead, but said he’s not ready to issue a ‚very strong’ statement yet

President Donald Trump on Thursday made what was perhaps his most forceful statement yet on the disappearance of the Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. When asked whether he believes Khashoggi is dead, the president told reporters, „It certainly looks that way to me.” Trump added that the incident „caught the imagination of the world, unfortunately,” according…

Theresa May told to resign after making ‚outrageous’ offer to extend Brexit transition for another year

Theresa May told to resign after making ‚outrageous’ offer to extend Brexit transition for another year

BRUSSELS, BELGIUM — Theresa May has suffered a major backlash from all wings of her party after telling EU leaders she is willing to extend the Brexit transition period in an attempt to unlock negotiations. Speaking at a press conference in Brussels on Thursday, May said that it may be necessary to lengthen the transition…

Mueller is said to be asking Paul Manafort for information on Roger Stone

Mueller is said to be asking Paul Manafort for information on Roger Stone

Special counsel Robert Mueller is asking Paul Manafort, the former chairman of President Donald Trump’s campaign, for information about the longtime GOP strategist Roger Stone, ABC News reported. Manafort has been cooperating with the ongoing Russia investigation since September, when he pleaded guilty to two counts of conspiracy and obstruction of justice. He is arguably…

Facebook built an election ‚war room’ to try and avoid repeating the mistakes of 2016 — here’s what it’s like inside

Facebook built an election ‚war room’ to try and avoid repeating the mistakes of 2016 — here’s what it’s like inside

Facebook can’t afford to repeat the mistakes of 2016. During the 2016 US presidential election, the social network was wildly abused by Russian propagandists, who spread fake news and misinformation on a massive scale — setting off a chain reaction of scandals for Facebook that reverberates to this day. Two years later, America is gearing…

NASA scientists created 21 new constellations for the invisible night sky — including Albert Einstein, Godzilla, and Starship Enterprise

NASA scientists created 21 new constellations for the invisible night sky — including Albert Einstein, Godzilla, and Starship Enterprise

In celebration of a long-lived space telescope that’s mapped an invisible side of the universe, NASA just released a list of 21 modern and unofficial constellations. Space might look like a dark void studded with just a few specks of light, yet this is something of an illusion. What we see is only a rainbow…

We tried a luxury seafood banquet served in a four-poster gold bed

We tried a luxury seafood banquet served in a four-poster gold bed

Burger & Lobster in London installed a four-poster king size bed into it’s Soho restaurant. Guests get a seafood feast served in the bed that includes Jersey and Poole rock oysters, a black caviar burger, a 1.5 pound Nova Scotia lobster, and king crab legs. The bed can be booked for two to four people…

In a fiery warning to rivals, Putin says any country that nukes Russia will ‚drop dead’

In a fiery warning to rivals, Putin says any country that nukes Russia will ‚drop dead’

Boasting that Russia’s nuclear arsenal has already surpassed its competitors, Russian President Vladimir Putin issued a fire and brimstone warning to his nuclear rivals Thursday. In the event of a nuclear war, „the aggressor should know that retaliation is inevitable, and he will be destroyed,” Putin said at an international policy forum in Sochi. „We…