In case any firm fails to prove itself, it can result in imposition of daily fines. A law which was passed in June a year ago and came into effect on 1 January makes it mandatory for companies to demonstrate that they pay their female and male employees equally.
After introducing commercial robots in 2017, LG Electronics (LG) launches three work robots at CES 2018 in Las Vegas. The new robots are an extensive part of the company's one-year-old robot lineup and freshest highlights of its leading robotics technology.
While Roku isn't planning on making any of these devices itself (don't expect to see a Roku-made smart speaker debut any time soon), it will license software and hardware references to third parties so they can build devices with Roku Connect .
Accusing Pakistan of giving "safe haven to terrorists we hunt in Afghanistan ", Mr Trump... As is often the case, the tweet is fact-challenged - $14 billion of that money was actually post-9/11 reimbursements to Pakistan for its support of US anti-terrorism initiatives and operations in Afghanistan.
Stephen McLeod Blythe, of the Save Real Irn-Bru crusade, told The Scottish Sun : "People are stockpiling". But manufacturer AG Barr has made a decision to halve that to make Irn Bru less vulnerable to new anti-obesity regulations and higher taxes.
Lemonis said in the video. Based on its high placement on the list, Janesville will be the first store expected to open in Wisconsin. Lemonis read 68 USA city names with an opening planned, followed by five other store locations where his company is still negotiating with landlords.
It's expected to close in the third quarter. It's then chairman resigned and Toshiba said it was reviewing its entire nuclear business. "Brookfield's acquisition of Westinghouse reaffirms our position as the leader of the global nuclear industry", Westinghouse chief executive Jose Emeterio Gutierrez said in a statement.
While overall UK new auto registrations fell by 5.7% in 2017, MG Motor UK experienced percentage growth in every month of the year. Diesel registrations saw a -17.1% decline in 2017 as consumers switched to petrol vehicles, up 2.7% and from a low base AFVs, up 34.8%.
The federal health department says 350 patients have accessed Australian-grown medicinal cannabis products. On 24 February 2016, Australia legalized medicinal cannabis on a federal level, subject to state and territory regulations. Following consultation carried out previous year, Australia's Federal Government announced yesterday it has made a decision to permit the export of medical cannabis products.
However, the investor consortium is also making a $1.25-billion investment of fresh funding at the older, higher valuation. According to this report by the Associated Press , Uber's early investors didn't get the price they wanted, have rather sold shares at roughly 30% lower than what they were worth in 2016.
Pai, who will be missing his first CES in five years, was scheduled to participate in a "candid conversation" alongside acting chairwoman of the FTC Maureen Ohlhausen that was to be moderated by CTA president Gary Shapiro. "Without strong net neutrality rules, there's nothing to stop the companies that already monopolize the internet from blocking websites or information altogether, so if the Trump Administration won't protect consumers - the State of California will".
Apple users should make sure their computers, iOS devices, and all apps they use are kept up to date to protect themselves against hackers exploiting the flaws. The bug "melts" down security boundaries, enabling applications to access system memory. The Register also noted that some Linux developers working on a patch were frustrated to the point they considered naming the fix, "Forcefully Unmap Complete Kernel With Interrupt Trampolines", or F*CKWIT.
A rep told the San Francisco Chronicle the drink will be a permanent item, although it did not appear on In-N-Out's online menu as of early Thursday. "For a certain generation, hot cocoa is an In-N-Out classic, and we hope it will be a favorite of a new generation". The last time anything changed on the menu it was when restaurants added lemonade around 15 years ago.
While looking like paper, they have a polypropylene plastic lining. The Committee noted the impact on consumer behaviour of the plastic bag charge (which reduced plastic bag usage by over 83% in the first year), and concluded that consumers are more responsive to a charge than a discount.
It says that the future advancements in the technology will allow for driverless cars, 4K video streaming and lower latency, as well as faster speeds. The latter was basically a rebranding of AT&T's existing LTE technologies, so it did not offer real 5G speeds to consumers. Last year, AT&T launched pre-standards 5G fixed wireless trials in the Texas towns of Austin and Waco, as well as Kalamazoo, Michigan, and South Bend, Indiana, with residential, small business and education customers.
Blackberry's QNX operating system is already used in some cars as the basis for the in-car entertainment and information systems. The partnership with Baidu may give BlackBerry the tools they need to break into this new industry, but it may be a long road if they hope to catch up with industry powerhouses like Tesla.
It's become an annual tradition that the sitting FCC chairman speak at the event. Of course, CES would have marked the first time that Pai faced a large number of his constituents since reversing the Obama-era net neutrality rules, and his welcoming by CES attendees would likely have been anything but pleasant.
In the last seven working days of December 793 Model 3 cars were produced and a production rate of 1,000 cars was reached in the last few days of December. "Each time that happens the concern will grow" about Tesla's ability to reach mass production with the Model 3, even though "I always felt like their production targets for this vehicle would be a big learning curve for them", Caldwell said.
But some airlines lead the pack with safety records and procedures that set the industry benchmark. AirlineRatings.com the world's only safety and product rating website has announced its Top 20 safest airlines for 2018 from the 409 it monitors.
More than 100 Sears and Kmart stores will close in March and April. That's the word from parent company Sears Holdings , which released a list Thursday of 39 Sears stores and 56 Kmart stores the company is closing later this year. But even as Kmart's closing signals ongoing troubles for brick-and-mortar retailers, it clears the way for a major redevelopment of Fillmore Marketplace by its California-based owner.
Macy's has stores in the Harrisburg Mall in Swatara Township and at the Capital City Mall in Lower Allen Township. So far, 11 stores have been identified for closure, and four of those stores' teams have been notified, the company told CNBC Wednesday afternoon.
Xcode is the name of Apple's (aapl) suite of software development tools used by third-party coders to build apps for Apple products like the iPhone, Mac computers, and Apple Watch. Apps are a key battleground for smartphone makers: they lure users to buy their devices, and when the pace of smartphone acquisition slows down as markets mature, apps increasingly become a revenue stream in their own right.
Germany is all set to start enforcing the hate speech law which has been under discussion since mid-2017. In certain "complex cases" firms will be given up to a week to remove content, instead of just one day. Facebook said at the time it meant to increase the number of employees who review and delete content to 7,500 globally, from 4,500. Von Storch's tweet, which was deleted when her account was reopened, said: "What the hell is happening in this country?" Facebook, Twitter and YouTube ...
Of course, the ending of " USS Callister " may make a sequel or spinoff challenging. The fact that the entertainment industry is doing more than ever to ensure women have a front-and-centre role is a great sign for the future, and the fact that a show like " Black Mirror " can be a part of that is just brilliant.
About 7.37 million shares traded. Gilead Sciences portfolio of marketed products includes a number of category firsts, including complete treatment regimens for HIV infection available in a once-daily single pill and the first oral antiretroviral pill available to reduce the risk of acquiring HIV infection in certain high-risk adults.