Google might actually be making a Pixel Watch for Real

Will a Pixel Watch with Wear OS be the Apple Watch rival Android has been missing?Photo: Victoria Song / Gizmodo The rumor mill has been teasing Android users for years with the possibility of a Google-made Android smartwatch, and a new report indicates that it can actually finally happen. According to one Insider report, Google … Read more

Crypto CEOs will testify before Congress this month

A procession with President Joe Biden to the US Capitol in Washington, DC on October 1, 2021; used here as stock photo.Photo: Mandel Ngan / AFP (Getty Images) Another day, another chance for Congress to maybe finally find out what a bitcoin is: cryptocurrency CEOs are on their way to the house to witness of … Read more

Turkey’s Erdogan appoints loyalist finance minister amid Lira Rout

ISTANBUL — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan appointed a loyalist to the country’s new finance minister on Thursday after the incumbent resigned over clashes with the longtime leader’s unconventional economic policies that have exacerbated a currency crisis that shook the country. Nureddin Nebati, a former deputy finance minister, replaces Lütfi Elvan at the top of … Read more

Stock futures rise after Omicron-driven sales

U.S. stock futures rose, suggesting that markets were set for another tipping day driven by uncertainty about the potential impact of the Omicron Covid-19 variant. Futures linked to the S&P 500 rose 0.7% on Thursday, suggesting that the broad market index may recover some losses. Nasdaq-100 futures rose 0.4% and Dow Jones Industrial Average futures … Read more

Stock futures rise after Omicron-driven sales

U.S. stock futures rose, suggesting that markets were set for another tipping day driven by uncertainty about the potential impact of the Omicron Covid-19 variant. Futures linked to the S&P 500 rose 0.7% on Thursday, suggesting that the broad market index may recover some losses. Nasdaq-100 futures rose 0.4% and Dow Jones Industrial Average futures … Read more

Warren urges large banks to follow Capital One in dropping fees on overdraft facilities

Following Capital One’s announcement that it would drop overdraft fees, Sen. Elizabeth WarrenThe Elizabeth WarrenSenate GOP blocks the defense bill and throws it into limbo. Restless progressives eye 2024 Poll: Harris, Michelle Obama leads for 2024 if Biden does not run MORE (D-Mass.) On Wednesday pressured other major banks to follow suit and end the … Read more

Irish cooked meat company buys ham producer in London

With effect from 1 December 2021, O’Brien Fine Foods has acquired the brand and business of the established branded and self-branded raw and cooked ham producer Bearfields of London, which has a rich heritage in producing traditional high quality products. Bearfields of London was founded in 1906 and is a family-run business spanning three generations. … Read more

Yellen defends spending plans amid growing anxiety over higher inflation

Finance Minister Janet Yellen on Wednesday defended Democrats ‘efforts to pass a $ 2 trillion social spending package amid Republicans’ criticism that fiscal policies implemented earlier this year overstimulated the economy and fueled higher inflation. “We had a very significant fiscal stimulus,” Ms. Yellen to the House Financial Services Committee. “We addressed what was a … Read more

Which car company complains about making electric cars? Stellantis

Picture: Opel We should take it seriously when the head of Stellantis complains about the cost of switching to electric cars, but I will not be surprised either. All that and more in The morning shift for December 1, 2021. 1st gear: It’s not just about current trucks and challengers – Stellantis has struggled to … Read more

LIVE: La Palma volcano in eruption – Reuters

LIVE: La Palma volcano in eruptionReuters Rapidly flowing lava from Spain’s La Palma volcano continues to wreak havoc more than 2 months laterCNN La Palma volcano engulfs several housesYahoo! Voices Volcano shoots powerful lava raysInterior edition La Palma: Authorities are urging people to wear masks because of toxic gasEuronews .