Showbiz & TV

Kylie Jenner just announced the death of Snapchat (SNAP)

Kylie Jenner is one of the biggest influencers on Snapchat. But now she says it "is so sad" that nobody opens Snapchat anymore.  Snapchat may have just lost a very influential user. Kylie Jenner, a member of the Kardashian-Jenner family, tweeted on

World

Crews to leave Puerto Rico as $830M Fluor contract nears end

Crews who are helping restore power in Puerto Rico as part of an $830 million federal contract are leaving as nearly a quarter of a million customers remain in the dark more than five months after Hurricane Maria.

Life & Style

There's a $2 million treasure hidden somewhere in the Rockies — and at least 4 people have died looking for it

A treasure estimated to be worth $2 million may be hidden somewhere in the Rocky Mountains. Millionaire Forrest Fenn said he hid a chest filled with gold and valuables somewhere in the mountains in 2010. He's since provided a number of clues to the treasu

United States

Family of black man killed by Washington police get $3.5 million settlement

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The city of Washington and the family of an unarmed black man shot to death by police in 2016 have agreed to a $3.5 million settlement of a wrongful death lawsuit, officials said on Wednesday.

Technology

Snapchat responds to Change.org update petition calling for reverse of controversial alterations

One million people have signed a petition calling for changes to app to be undone

Politics

Democrats want $300 million to fight possible Russia election tampering

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Democratic leaders called on Congress on Wednesday to give the Federal Bureau of Investigation $300 million to fight Russian efforts to interfere in congressional and state elections in November.

Finance

A 21-year-old just raised $34 million to build an anonymous crypto-trading platform

Republic Protocol, a company run by a 21-year-old, has raised $34 million worth of ether to build a cryptocurrency dark pool, according to a Wall Street Journal report.  It will allow big crypto investors to trade in the shadows.    Some

Business

Miso Raises $10 Million To Bring Burger-Flipping Robots To A Restaurant Near You

Culinary robot manufacturer Miso Robotics aims to bring its burger flipping robot to more restaurants. "Flippy" uses artificial intelligence to quickly cook hamburgers and place them on a nearby tray as a means to assist busy kitchen staff.

Business

Box Office: 'Black Panther' Zooms Past 'Batman,' 'Captain America 2' And 'Amazing Spider-Man'

'Black Panther' is just days away from passing the $300 million domestic mark.

Enterprise

Vectra raises $36M for its AI-based approach to cybersecurity intrusion detection

 With the trend of growing cybercrime showing no indication of abating, a startup called Vectra that has built an artificial intelligence-based system called Cognito to detect cyberattacks and mobilise security systems to respond to them has raised $

Startups

Intello scores $1.3 million seed round for SaaS management platform

 While the cloud removes much of the hassle and complexity associated with maintaining and managing an application, that ease of use means you can lose control of your usage and spending just as easily. Intello wants to help your company track and ma

Technology

Public transit app Moovit raises $50 million in round led by Intel

TEL AVIV (Reuters) - Public transit app Moovit said on Wednesday it raised $50 million in an investment round led by Intel Capital, bringing its total raised to date to $133 million.

World

Biggest mistake in film history? How Sony dismissed Marvel's $20bn superhero catalogue as 'sh*t'

It's been revealed that Sony Pictures had the opportunity to buy the film rights to Marvel's entirely catalogue of superheroes for just $25 million back in 1998.

Business

Venezuela's oil-backed cryptocurrency raised $735 million in one day, president claims

Nicolas Maduro said on Twitter that Venezuela's petro token raised more than 4.777 billion Chinese yuan, or $735 million.

TV & Radio

This Morning outrage over 'scumbag' shoplifter guest: 'Why give this thief airtime?'

MILLIONAIRE shoplifter Kim Farry claims to have made £2 million during a thieving crime spree that spanned 45 years.

United States

JPMorgan Chase to build a new headquarters in New York City

JPMorgan Chase on Wednesday said it plans to build a new 2.5 million square foot headquarters in New York City.

Business

Intel Leads Moovit's $50 Million Round As Transit App Morphs Into Mobility Platform

The additional funding will help the Israeli startup expand into new urban markets and continue to improve its transportation database. Intel/Mobileye executive Amnon Shashua is also joining Moovit's board.

Business

Eight Questions To Ask Yourself Before Starting A Podcast

With 67 million Americans tuning into podcasts each month, there's a growing potential to reach your customers through this medium.

Finance

Bargain hunter buys broken teapot for £15 - then sells it for half a million at auction

The blue and white teapot turned out to be one of the first pieces of porcelain ever made in America 250 years ago

Top News

'Make Earth great again': Trump Forest initiative reaches one million trees pledged in under a year

People are planting trees all around the world in Donald Trump's name in an attempt to offset the extra carbon in the atmosphere from his climate change policies.

Finance

Robo advisor Wealthsimple raises £37 million to fuel growth

Canadian investment platform Wealthsimple raises £37 million. The startup launched in the US and UK last year and will use the funds for further expansion. LONDON — Canadian robo advisor Wealthsimple has raised a further £37 million ($

United Kingdom

Dragons’ Den stars reject business idea that’s now worth £3MILLION – and loved by 1D and Prince Andrew

DRAGONS’ Den stars have been left red-faced after rejecting a business idea that’s now worth £3million – and is loved by celebs including One Direction’s Niall Horan and Prince Andrew. On the episode aired on Sunday night the quar

United Kingdom

EuroMillions in bumper £154MILLION rollover as no one wins top prize – and it’s now second biggest jackpot EVER

THIS Friday’s EuroMillions jackpot will be a staggering £154million –  the second biggest prize EVER if won.   There were no winners in last night’s £142m draw despite it being delayed for an hour after a huge demand for tickets.

United Kingdom

UK unemployment rises for first time in two years

UK unemployment rose by 46,000 to 1.47 million in the three months to December, official figures show.

Business

Total renewable power produced in 2017 could have supported UK for the whole of 1958

Output from wind, biomass, solar and hydro power last year was more than enough to supply the energy needed for 52 million people in 1958

Top News

3M will pay $850 million in Minnesota to end water pollution case

The Minnesota attorney general filed the lawsuit against the company back in 2010.

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