Many major websites went down Thursday after internet service provider Akamai said it was having trouble with its domain name service following a software update. Companies affected include Amazon, Home Depot, Lowe’s and Delta Air Lines.
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A major internet outage took down more than 20,000 websites, including Google, Amazon, banks and airlines. Mola Lenghi reports.
The websites of HSBC, British Airways and Airbnb are among those to have briefly gone offline.
Cash-strapped businesses often hesitate to start hiring, even when they need workers, due to the actual cost of hiring employees. It's easy to forget that the cost of taking on a new employee means more than just their salary, which can be substantial all by itself. In its 2016 Human Capital Benchmarking Report, the Society for Human Resource Management estimated that companies spend an average of 42 days to fill a position and $4,129 per hire.
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Ethereum, the No. 2 behind bitcoin, fights off challengers that offer cheaper and faster blockchains
Ethereum, known for its "smart" contracts, is bested in security, scalability and energy consumption.
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We thought we knew everything there was to know about the iPhone 13, but a new leak suggests otherwise. A report out of China (via MacRumors) claims that the iPhone 13 will support charging speeds of up to 25W. The iPhone 12 only supports 20W charging, so this would be a marked upgrade. Apple’s website … The post Leak says Apple will upgrade iPhone 13 charging speeds appeared first on BGR.
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Restaurant workers are quitting in the middle of their shifts, reports say. The sector is facing an uphill battle to retain workers amid the labor shortage.
A restaurant employee in Phoenix, Arizona, told CNN Business that staff including hostesses and dishwashers were quitting mid-shift
Every year, Apple breathes new life into the iPhone with an update to iOS, the phone’s operating system. Last year, iOS 14 brought a relatively major update, with features like home screen widgets and the App Library. Earlier this year, however, Apple announced iOS 15, and it’s set to make just as much of an … The post Apple iOS 15: Everything you need to know appeared first on BGR.
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Intel (NASDAQ: INTC), the world's largest manufacturer of x86 CPUs for PCs and data centers, is closely scrutinized by tech and financial pundits. Back in 1965, Intel's co-founder Gordon Moore predicted the number of transistors within the same area of silicon would double every year. Using Moore's Law as its foundation, Intel deployed a "tick-tock" cycle for chip upgrades: Each "tick" produced a smaller chip with a higher density, while each "tock" upgraded its architecture but didn't reduce its size.
Technical hurdles limit the potential for Starlink satellites, Google Loon balloons, or wifi hotspots at the US embassy in Havana or Guantanamo Bay to break Cuban internet censorship.
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When Consumer Reports first tested true wireless earphones in 2016, we weren’t impressed. Connections cut out, controls were finicky, and the sound was nothing special. For a while, reliable earp...
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Several factors have contributed to Cathie Wood's success, but one of the most important is her mindset. Rather than placing short-term price targets on equities or attempting to time the market, Wood's asset management firm (ARK Invest) seeks out innovative businesses that make good long-term holdings. MercadoLibre operates the leading online marketplace and digital payments ecosystem in in Latin America.
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As such, there's a world of Social Security advice out there designed to help retirees make smart choices with their benefits. You're entitled to your full monthly Social Security benefit based on your earnings history once you reach full retirement age, or FRA, which is either 66, 67, or somewhere in between, depending on your year of birth. You can sign up for Social Security as early as age 62, but you'll often hear that doing so is a bad idea because it will result in a lower monthly benefit for life.
Learn how Aliko Dangote turned a local commodities trading business into a multi-billion-dollar conglomerate, making him the richest person in Africa.