An Activision Blizzard’s Call of Duty: Modern Warfare video game is inserted into the Microsoft’s Xbox One video game console arranged in Denver, Colorado, on Wednesday, Jan. 19, 2022. Michael Ciaglo | Bloomberg | Getty Images The British competition regulator said Wednesday that Microsoft’s $69 billion acquisition of gaming giant Activision Blizzard could harm competition
Tesla will finally unveil a planned expansion of its “master plan” on March 1st at the company’s “Investor Day” summit at Giga Texas, said CEO Elon Musk today. Tesla announced its “Investor Day” event last month, to occur in March. This is a new event by Tesla, seemingly separate from the annual shareholder event, where
Deer graze inside the gates of the Exxon Mobil Joliet refinery on the Des Plaines River. Exxon Mobil’s 2022 haul of $56 billion marked a historic high for the Western oil industry. Chicago Tribune | Tribune News Service | Getty Images The West’s five largest oil companies raked in combined profits of nearly $200 billion
Samsung Semiconductor India Research (SSIR) announced a new partnership with the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) to promote research and development in the field of on-chip Electrostatic Discharge (ESD) protection. The partnership seeks to build cutting-edge ESD device solutions to protect ultra-high-speed serial interfaces in advanced Integrated Circuits (ICs) and system-on-chip (SoC) products, a joint
Almost 1,000 East of England ambulance workers have voted to strike in a dispute over pay and staffing, the GMB union says. Paramedics, emergency medical technicians, call handlers and other staff are set to walk out in the region. The union said its members voted by an 86% majority for industrial action. The East of
The boss of the UK’s largest gas supplier, Norway’s Equinor, has warned it will be difficult to further increase output after ramping up production last year to help fill the void in Europe’s stocks amid Russia’s war in Ukraine. Anders Opedal said that natural gas demand will have to be lower across the continent to
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has arrived in the UK to hold talks with Rishi Sunak and meet the King and Ukrainian troops. He was greeted by the prime minister at Stansted Airport after landing just before 10.30am on Wednesday for his first visit to the UK since Russia invaded Ukraine in February last year. Both
Joe Biden has vowed to work with political rivals in his latest State of the Union address. The US president was speaking before Congress for the first time since Republicans took control of the House of Representatives last month. While he acknowledged that America’s democracy is bruised, Mr Biden stressed it is “unbowed and unbroken”.
The new 2024 Cadillac Lyriq is set to include several new trim options, a radiant new color selection, and more, as the EV is now eligible for the tax credit with the IRA’s recent update. 2024 Cadillac Lyriq new options, EV tax credit qualification General Motors (GM) revealed the Cadillac Lyriq in 2020. The automaker
A quality control worker checks a solar panel at the Hanwha Q Cells solar cell and module manufacturing facility in Dalton, Georgia, on Thursday, Oct. 6, 2022. Elijah Nouvelage | Bloomberg | Getty Images Since President Joe Biden signed the historic Inflation Reduction Act into law last August, companies have announced more than 100,000 clean
We meet Ahmat at one of the few functioning airports in the earthquake zone. He has travelled through the night from south Wales to reach his family home of Tut in the Adiyaman province of Turkey. His brother Ali has been killed after his home crumbled to the ground as a result of the earthquake.
In this article MSFT Follow your favorite stocksCREATE FREE ACCOUNT Microsoft plans to release software to help large companies create their own chatbots similar to ChatGPT later this year, CNBC has learned. In the two months since startup OpenAI released ChatGPT to the public, it has become a hit, impressing people with its ability to
Fawlty Towers is to be revived after more than 40 years, with John Cleese set to star alongside his daughter. The show, widely regarded as one of the best sitcoms of all time, left British screens in 1979 after a four-year run on BBC Two. It followed the unfortunate exploits of highly-strung Torquay hotelier Basil
Alec Baldwin’s lawyers have filed to disqualify the special prosecutor on the Rust case due to, what they call, her “unconstitutional” role as a politician. Baldwin, 64, is due to make his first appearance in a US court on 24 February over the death of Halyna Hutchins. He will face two counts of involuntary manslaughter
In the Turkish city of Osmaniye, the sound of silence is something no one wants to hear. This community of 250,000 was badly damaged by the earthquake with dozens of apartment blocks and offices reduced to disorderly heaps. Hundreds of people have been consumed by the rubble and their friends and family members are desperate
Love Island star Ekin-Su Cülcüloğlu has told Sky News she would like to volunteer to help with the earthquake relief efforts in Turkey and Syria. The British-born TV personality and model, who is of Turkish descent, also revealed to Sky News presenter Mark Austin that members of her family have been caught up in the