China steps up easing, cuts lending benchmarks to revive faltering economy

China steps up easing, cuts lending benchmarks to revive faltering economy

  FILE PHOTO:Employees work on the production line of vehicle components during a government-organised media tour to a factory of German engineering group Voith, following the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Shanghai, China July 21, 2022. REUTERS/ Aly Song Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com   Register   SHANGHAI, Aug 22 (Reuters) – … Read more

Market Set To Keep Sliding; Musk Makes This FSD Move

Market Set To Keep Sliding;  Musk Makes This FSD Move

  Dow Jones futures fell modestly early Monday morning, along with S&P 500 futures and Nasdaq futures, with Fed chief Jerome Powell looming large this week. The stock market rally pulled back last week from key resistance while Treasury yields moved back toward 3%. Highly valued growth names, which had made big moves in the … Read more

Oil slumps on fears over economic slowdown, stronger dollar

Oil slumps on fears over economic slowdown, stronger dollar

Oil pump jacks are seen at the Vaca Muerta shale oil and gas deposit in the Patagonian province of Neuquen, Argentina, January 21, 2019. REUTERS/Agustin Marcarian Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Dollar hits 5-wk high on hawkish Fed remarks before Jackson Hole China’s Sichuan extends power curbs on heatwave -Caixin China … Read more

The best portable Bluetooth speakers in 2022

The best portable Bluetooth speakers in 2022

With the post-pandemic world slowly, haltingly returning to normal, there’s no reason to be without great audio, especially when you’re at the beach, at a party, or on any other outing. That means it’s time to invest in the best portable Bluetooth speakers. You don’t have to spend a lot for that great musical experience, … Read more

BioShock is Everywhere in Games, and Yet Nowhere in Itself

BioShock is Everywhere in Games, and Yet Nowhere in Itself

        Image: 2K Marine/2K     For those who play video games, 2007 is often considered one of the best years of the medium. It was a year of bangers: Microsoft had Crackdown and Halo 3, Nintendo took Super Mario to the Galaxy, Call of Duty blew the world open by going … Read more

Weekend poll: What do you think of Android 13?

Weekend poll: What do you think of Android 13?

Android 13 finally arrived this week, somehow both earlier and later than expected. For such a small upgrade compared to last year’s massive material you overhaul, it’s easy to feel disappointed. As the update makes its way out to more users — both on Pixel phones and once companies like Samsung launch their own updates … Read more