Africa e-tailer Jumia issues post-IPO results amid short-sell assault

Africa e-tailer Jumia issues post-IPO results amid short-sell assault

For Pan-African e-commerce startup Jumia, going public has been an up and down affair. The company filed SEC IPO docs in March and saw its share rise 70% after listing on the NYSE in April at $14.50. Then last week, Jumia’s stock tumbled when it came under as…

Jeff Bezos personally dumps a truckload of dirt on FedEx’s future

Amazon want to be plenty of things, the most predictable of which is its ambitions to control America’s shipping backbone. The company’s efforts to bring users whatever they desire in 24 hours requires movements by land, air and sea. Today, the company broke …

There’s no evidence Liberals interfered in Mark Norman prosecution – The Globe and Mail

There’s no evidence Liberals interfered in Mark Norman prosecution The Globe and Mail The SNC-Lavalin affair has led many to suspect government meddling in the Norman case as well. The difference? This time, the evidence isn’t there. View full coverage on Goo…

Canada’s top soldier called to cabinet meeting after collapse of Crown’s case against Vice-Admiral Mark Norman – Global News

Canada’s top soldier called to cabinet meeting after collapse of Crown’s case against Vice-Admiral Mark Norman Global News There’s no evidence Liberals interfered in Mark Norman prosecution The Globe and Mail Conservatives, New Democrats to formally call for …

Uber apologizes for tweeting racial slur

Uber apologizes for tweeting racial slur

There’s a certain elegance to the troll here. Knowing that Twitter doesn’t moderate racist terms of abuse, and realizing that Uber’s Twitter support account is a dumbly overfamiliar auto-response bot, it was easy for someone to make it say anything they wante…

Man attempts to walk an ATM home with him

This video depicts a man walking a presumed-stolen ATM down the street, then trying to haul it onto a bus. “I’ll split it with you,” he says to the bus driver. The bus driver closes the doors, thereby declining the offer. “We coulda made money together!” the …

Game of Thrones’ Sophie Turner Is Ready for a Throne of Some Kind at the 2019 Met Gala

Sophie Turner, the actor behind Sansa Stark on ‘Game of Thrones,’ came to the Met Gala ready to play in matching looks with Joe Jonas.

How to Memorize a Speech

Memorizing a speech for a class, work presentation, or other affair can be an intimidating task for some people. Fortunately, whether you’re memorizing a long soliloquy or a short report, there are multiple methods you can use for memorizing your speech. The …

The Charmed Life and Tragic Death of Snake Handler Grace Olive Wiley

The Charmed Life and Tragic Death of Snake Handler Grace Olive Wiley

Grace Olive Wiley was an unconventional herpetologist whose love affair with snakes—and resistance to safety standards—would end up costing her her life.

A Strip Club Visit, A Resignation, A Very Weird Debate: Here’s What’s Happening In Election 2019

The federal election campaign has decided to give Game of Thrones a run for its money in terms of drama. View Entire Post ›

Oliver North steps down as NRA president amid dispute over ‘damaging’ information

In a letter read to the organization’s annual meeting in Indianapolis by an NRA board member, North, a conservative commentator best known for his central role in the 1980s Iran-Contra affair, said he had hoped to stand for re-election when his term ends on M…

Check Out Priyanka Chopra’s Adorable Wish for Sophie Turner Ahead of GoT Season 8 Premiere – News18

Check Out Priyanka Chopra’s Adorable Wish for Sophie Turner Ahead of GoT Season 8 Premiere News18 Game Of Thrones 8: How Priyanka Chopra And House Jonas Celebrated Sophie Turner’s Return As Sansa Stark NDTV News Game of Thrones Season 8: Sophie Turner aka San…

Met Gala live stream 2019: How to watch the red carpet coverage online

Met Gala live stream 2019: How to watch the red carpet coverage online

Get a peek at NYC’s most exclusive event of the year. May has arrived, and that means it’s time for the Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute benefit, otherwise known as the Met Gala, New York City’s swankiest and most exclusive affair of the year. Rea…

Blues defeat Stars in Game 7 in 2OT, advance to Western Final – NHL.com

Blues defeat Stars in Game 7 in 2OT, advance to Western Final NHL.com Maroon’s 2OT goal lifts Blues past Stars in Game 7 TSN Blues advance into West final with Game 7 2OT win over Stars Sportsnet.ca Despite Ben Bishop’s brilliance, Stars leave St. Louis ’empt…

On Soccer: Manchester City Wins Premier League Title, Raining Goals to Leave No Doubt

Pep Guardiola’s team holds off Liverpool by a point, repeating as English champions and raising the bar for its rivals ever higher.

Sports of The Times: Don’t Give the Title to the Warriors Yet

After 48 sweaty, tumbling, raucous minutes, the Rockets scored a 112-108 victory and knotted the series.

Leeds edge Derby in controversial Championship play-off semi-final first leg

Leeds edge Derby in controversial Championship play-off semi-final first leg

Kemar Roofe’s goal sees Leeds edge past Derby in a controversial Championship play-off semi-final first leg.

Feds trying to ‘manage the problem’ with Indigenous people, rather than work on reconciliation: Wilson-Raybould – Global News

Feds trying to ‘manage the problem’ with Indigenous people, rather than work on reconciliation: Wilson-Raybould Global News Wilson-Raybould slams feds for ‘incremental’ progress on Indigenous rights recognition CTV News Ottawa has fallen back to ‘managing the…

Microsoft To-Do now lets you attach files to shared lists on iOS

File attachments are no longer a solo affair in Microsoft To-Do for iOS. File attachments can now be added to your shared lists in Microsoft To-Do for iOS….

Game Of Thrones Fans React To Arya’s Bad-Assery

Last night on Game of Thrones, we learned just how badass Arya Stark is. Read more…

Evan Spiegel on Privacy Regulation

Evan Spiegel on Privacy Regulation

Evan Spiegel, the Snap Inc. co-founder and chief executive, at The New York Times’s New Work Summit/Leading in the Age of A.I., shared his thoughts on Europe’s privacy regulations and discussed how the industry was coming to terms with potential o…

Activists are battling propaganda and voter apathy ahead of 2019’s EU elections

Activists are battling propaganda and voter apathy ahead of 2019’s EU elections

For better or for worse, tech will play a pivotal role in this year’s European elections, which promise to be a heated and fraught affair, and have the potential for the same kind of foreign influence that marred the 2016 US Presidential Election. That’s not …

10 of the most-shocking cheating scandals from reality TV

Dramatic breakups, arguments, and cheating scandals are oftentimes captured on reality TV shows. On some shows, viewers have seen couples break up, get back together, and even deal with infidelity. Ronnie Ortiz-Magro and Sammi “Sweetheart” Giancola’s on-and-o…

Why do people strike on May Day?

Are you out in the streets today? Back in the old days, May Day was celebrated with flowers, blue skies, and children in white frocks twirling around a Maypole. These days, though, you’re more likely to find a protest than a picnic, because the date has becom…

Your Life Explained Through Dopamine

With most women [James Bond’s] manner was a mixture of taciturnity and passion…. He found something grisly in the inevitability of the pattern of each affair. The conventional parabola—sentiment, the touch of the hand, the kiss, the passionate kiss, the fee…