Canada's pot party: Big demand, short supply, and stamps with no glue

Canada's pot party: Big demand, short supply, and stamps with no glue

TORONTO—The final sprint to this week’s launch of legal recreational marijuana sales in Canada can be summed up by a small stamp. To sell any marijuana product in Canada, the government requires a tax stamp on the package, but the stamps are only available from a single licensed vendor, the Canadian Bank Note Company Ltd., […]

Tesla CEO Elon Musk touts new Model 3, but it's a bit pricier than the one many expected

Tesla CEO Elon Musk touts new Model 3, but it's a bit pricier than the one many expected

CLOSE Elon Musk’s April Fools joke could turn into an actuality as ‘Teslaquila’ has been claimed in a trademark application as his company’s brand name for Tesla-themed tequila. USA TODAY Tesla’s recently released Autopilot software update includes a major improvement in the vehicles’ ability to visualize its surrounding environment.(Photo: Courtesy of Tesla) Tesla CEO Elon […]

Tips For Mega Millions and Powerball Lottery Players

Tips For Mega Millions and Powerball Lottery Players

Alpharetta, GA, USA – Feruary 01, 2014 – Powerball and Mega Million lottery forms. Both lottery’s are a US multi-state lottery with prizes often reaching into hundreds of millions of dollars. Huge Mega Millions and Powerball jackpots will make some people very rich, very quickly. Those who buy the winning tickets, that is. As of this […]

YouTube goes down for more than an hour

YouTube goes down for more than an hour

YouTube’s video streaming service went out for more than an hour on Tuesday, apparently affecting locations around the world. YouTube acknowledged the outage in a tweet at 9:41 p.m. EDT, noting that it affected YouTube, YouTube Music and YouTube TV. The company said it was working on the issue and apologized for the inconvenience. Reporters […]

Twilio pares some losses, down 5% after $2 billion deal with SendGrid

Twilio pares some losses, down 5% after $2 billion deal with SendGrid

Shares of business messaging company Twilio pared some losses in midday trading Tuesday after initially tanking 12 percent a day after the company announced a $2 billion all-stock deal for mass emailing company SendGrid. Twilio stock fell below $67 at its lowest point Tuesday, but recovered by noon in New York to roughly $72. The […]

Microsoft cofounder and philanthropist Paul Allen dies at 65

Microsoft cofounder and philanthropist Paul Allen dies at 65

SEATTLE — Paul G. Allen, who cofounded Microsoft with his childhood friend Bill Gates before becoming a billionaire philanthropist who invested in conservation, space travel, arts and culture, and professional sports, died Monday. He was 65. He died in Seattle from complications of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma, his company Vulcan Inc. announced. Gates said he was heartbroken […]

Porsche slams brakes on IPO speculation

Porsche slams brakes on IPO speculation

BERLIN – Porsche AG, the sports car maker owned by Volkswagen AG, reined in its finance chief on Monday after he sparked speculation that the company was discussing a potential listing of a luxury super group combining Porsche, Lamborghini, Bugatti and Bentley with a potential value of up to 70 billion euros ($80.9 billion). In […]

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