Dreamworld staff reported a 'culture of fear and intimidation' before ride tragedy

Ms Thomas then admitted the company had not directly contacted the family to offer them the support they mentioned they had. "I have been deeply affected and saddened by the tragic deaths of Kate Goodchild, Luke Dorsett, Roozbeh Araghi, and Cindy Low at Dreamworld on Tuesday, in particular the impact of this incident on their children and families, " she said in a statement released to News Corp. Read More

'Simona Halep vs. Dominika Cibulkova 2016 WTA Championships Pick, Odds, Prediction'

'Simona Halep vs. Dominika Cibulkova 2016 WTA Championships Pick, Odds, Prediction'

Kerber won two grand slams this year and the German, at 28, is the oldest-ever first-time number one, and the 22nd to hold the honour. Kerber was feeling the pressure but maintained her composure and consistency to first stave off her rampant opponent in the eighth game and then pressure Halep into a string of errors to cough up a decisive break of serve in the next. Read More

At Least 3 Dead After Tour Bus, Truck Crash in California

At Least 3 Dead After Tour Bus, Truck Crash in California

Some news services are reporting 11 people were killed, and another says 13. Palm Springs station KMIR reported that rescuers were still searching the wreckage for more victims. It reportedly regularly carried passengers from Los Angeles to southern California casinos. Traffic had to be diverted off the freeway at the Indian Avenue off-ramp, and a timeline for the reopening of the lanes had not been established. Read More

Sony, ESL partner for PlayStation Tournaments

To begin with, the PS4 Tournaments will only support one-on-one matches, though SIE is looking to get into team games down the line. ESL, the world's largest organizer of offline and online video game tournaments , is spreading competitive gaming by way of a new " Tournaments " feature for the PlayStation 4. Read More

Samsung offers Compensation on Galaxy Note 7

This does seemingly sound possible, considering all the problems Samsung is now facing after receiving numerous complaints and reports of battery malfunctions of the Galaxy Note 7. Meanwhile, while Samsung attempts to ensure no-one has fun at its expense, over 1 million Note 7 handsets are still thought to be out in the wild. Read More

Qualcomm announces the first 5G modem for mobile devices

Qualcomm announces the first 5G modem for mobile devices

The announcement, which came late Monday, means that smartphone manufacturers can get an early start designing 5G equipment based on Qualcomm technology. The Snapdragon X50 5G modem builds on QTI's long history of delivering industry-leading orthogonal frequency-division multiplexing (OFDM) chips and technology, previously demonstrated by the company's industry leadership in several generations of LTE technology and products, as well as mmWave and massive MIMO architectures in 802.11ad products. Read More

Nintendo NX Reveal Alarms Some Fans: Serious Design Flaw Found In Trailer?

After much speculation over the past few months, we finally know that Nintendo's next console will be called the Nintendo Switch. Actually, what we got is more of a product trailer than an actual announcement , but this trailer shows us exactly what we are getting along with some disgusting music. Read More

Seagate Technology PLC (STX) Releases Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.08 EPS

Seagate Technology PLC (STX) Releases Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.08 EPS

Institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Tredje AP fonden bought a new position in Seagate Technology PLC during the second quarter worth $146,000. The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Saturday, October 15th. Investors of record on Wednesday, September 21st were issued a $0.63 dividend. Read More

Samsung Note 7 recall to cost at least $5.3 billion

Samsung Note 7 recall to cost at least $5.3 billion

To make up for the lost revenue, Samsung said it would expand sales of products such as the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge phones. On Tuesday, Samsung scrapped its flagship Galaxy Note7 smartphone, a day after halting sales because of concerns over consumer safety, with faulty units overheating and exploding due to a battery defect. Read More

Netflix adds more subscribers than expected

But, this is actually a very good thing for Netflix because everyone was predicting that Netflix would lose more subscribers in Q3 with the price increase for the "grandfathered" subscribers. Q3 U.S. subscriber growth (net additions): 370,000 versus Wall Street forecasts 304,000 compared to Netflix guidance of 300,000. Netflix added 3.6 million members in the third quarter, shattering its own expectations for growth and silencing skeptics on Wall Street. Read More

US DOT Bans Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Phones From Planes

DOT has marked the Galaxy Note 7 as a forbidden hazardous material under the Federal Hazardous Material Regulations Act. This week, Samsung finally took the step to officially recall all models of the Galaxy Note 7 - days after the company said it would discontinue the phone due to continued reports that the smartphone is exploding. Read More

Verizon believes Yahoo email hacking 'material,' could affect deal

Verizon believes Yahoo email hacking 'material,' could affect deal

He said Verizon is "absolutely evaluating (the breach) and will make determinations about whether and how to move forward with the deal based on our evaluation of the materiality". They'll need to show us that, but the process is in the works", Silliman said, according to The Washington Post. Just three days ago, Verizon Chief Executive Officer Lowell McAdam said at a conference in California that the company was "still understanding what was going on and defining whether it was a material ... Read More

Apple Store staff found raiding photos from phones of female customers

Apple Store staff found raiding photos from phones of female customers

The behavior was discovered by at the Carindale Apple Store after an employee caught a technician looking through a customer's iPhone in the fix room. This morning Holding Redlich general counsel Lyn Nicholson told SmartCompany the case would likely spark the interest of the privacy watchdog, who would want to know why the events occurred despite Apple's privacy policies being in place. Read More

What you should do if you own a Samsung Galaxy Note 7

The firm further informed that the customers of Galaxy Note 7 should switch of their phones and ask for a refund or exchange it for other smartphones. Owners will be able to exchange their Galaxy Note 7 for a different Samsung phone. USA telecoms AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile and Verizon deciding to offer to swap Note 7s with new smartphones from other companies also played a decisive role in Samsung's decision to halt sales. Read More

Tesla rear-ends bus in Germany, driver blames autopilot

Tesla rear-ends bus in Germany, driver blames autopilot

The 50-year-old driver's auto hit the bus as it changed lanes outside the northern town of Gudow. Questions about Tesla's self-driving cars are now being raised in Germany after an accident on Wednesday. The caused damage is estimated to be about 55,000 Euro (~$61,000). The police statement said the 50-year-old Tesla driver from Brandenburg drove into the back of the Danish tour bus as it was returning to the inside lane after overtaking. Read More

'Saturday Night Live' Takes Aim at Trump's Hot Mic Scandal

Baldwin-as-Trump then said he was just trying to look cool in front of television personality Billy Bush when he made the crass comments. "I deeply apple-gize", Baldwin's Trump continues. She said that Trump finally got what he wanted - a working microphone - and then it was left to Alec Baldwin's Trump to dig a deeper hole. "I wish that I was that hurricane, tearing through that Miami pussy". Read More

Indian airport officials probing suspected radioactive leak

Indian airport officials probing suspected radioactive leak

A test is been conducted by specialist teams after the Atomic Energy Regulatory Board confirmed that a package is indeed leaking. Deputy Commissioner of Police Sanjay Bhatia quoted the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) as saying that the radioactivity following the leak was within permissible limits. Read More

ASUS ZenFone 3 Deluxe Special Edition launches this month for $799

ASUS ZenFone 3 Deluxe Special Edition launches this month for $799

That's a lot of new products for the last quarter of the year. The Asus ZenFone 3 line, along with nearly everything else Asus announced at Computex and IFA this year, will be coming to the United States over the next two months. The Core i7-equipped machine includes 16GB of LPDDR3 2,133MHz memory, a 512GB PCIe solid-state drive (SSD) and runs on Microsoft Windows 10 Pro, while the Core i5 model features 8GB of LPDDR3 1,866MHz memory, a 256GB SATA SSD drive and runs on Windows 10 Home. Read More

Microsoft Surface keyboard, mouse leaks could point to Surface desktop PC

Microsoft Surface keyboard, mouse leaks could point to Surface desktop PC

If you've been holding out for a new Surface Book or Surface Pro machine, you might have to wait until 2017. These peripherals are due to be revealed imminently, and quite possibly alongside the Surface PC, an all-in-one computer which will be unveiled at the end of this month according to the rumor mill. Read More

Syria conflict: Army declares offensive in eastern Aleppo

Syria conflict: Army declares offensive in eastern Aleppo

The Associated Press sat down with Syrian President Bashar Assad at a palace in downtown Damascus. He's been stigmatized internationally, a contentious figure presiding over a ruinous civil war that seems to slip into further depravity every day. Read More

United States activist Elliott urges overhaul at Samsung Electronics

The letter reignites a clash between Samsung and Elliott, which in 2015 unsuccessfully sought to block a merger of two Samsung affiliates. Samsung shares surged as much as 5.0 per cent in morning trade on the South Korean stock exchange. Although Elliott lost the bitterly-contested battle, the campaign was seen as a watershed moment for shareholder activism in South Korea, where family-run conglomerates, or "chaebols", dominate the economy and are used to running their businesses with ... Read More

Volkswagen's I.D. concept will enter reality in 2020

The future is coming. Most prominently, Volkswagen will unveil a new small electric vehicle as part of its pivot from diesel to more electric models as it struggles to recover from a scandal over 11 million cars that were rigged to evade diesel emissions tests. Read More

Customers recommended to stop using Samsung Galaxy Note 7

This comes as the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission issued a nationwide recall on Friday, urging consumers to immediately stop using their current Note 7s and turn them off. Baxter said that replacement phones will be available no later than 21st September. Samsung says that it is committed to replacing the recalled units, so that will be their focus first. Read More

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Recall: Company To Issue Replacements Starting Sept. 21

The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced the recall , saying consumers had anxiously awaited the action after Samsung stopped selling the smartphones worldwide on September 2 and recalled those that had already been sold. Read More

Playstation Plus October Games Include Resident Evil, Transformers

Playstation Plus October Games Include Resident Evil, Transformers

The idea is to get people jazzed for the Resident Evil 7: Biohazard release, which arrives in January 2017. Worry not, PlayStation system owners - the publisher has come through in spades with a number of great games. Those that own other PlayStation consoles won't be left out in the cold. PlayStation 4 owners can take the game for a spin once again if they've already played it or experience it for the first time. Read More

IOS 10.0.2 Released With Lightning Headphones Bug Fixed

Well, if you think that was not that less, for the first quarter of 2017, orders have been reduced even more as the company asking only for about 35 million to 37 million units. According to a report by HIS Markit Ltd, Apple Inc is spending more to manufacture iPhone 7 than it did for the iPhone 6S. The iOS 10 provides an ability to express greetings with animations including the capability to deliver messages decorated with fireballs, heartbeats, sketches, stickers, and emojis. Read More

Apple claims iOS 10 update issue has been fixed

Apple has also shared instructions for those unlucky users that have shared their complaints on Twitter about their bricked devices. Stay tuned for more updates and use for iOS 10. If the progress bar for the update isn't going anywhere, Apple have some advice about that, which you can see here . After getting the Apple logo, the next thing you might see is a message saying "Connect to iTunes". Read More

Tesla to construct battery storage facility for SoCal Edison

Tesla to construct battery storage facility for SoCal Edison

The leak emitted 50,000 kilograms of the gas per hour, which is equivalent to a quarter of the daily methane emissions in California. And has sparked a race to fast track grid-storage projects like the one being developed by Tesla Motors Inc. Read More

Facebook's Zuckerberg and his wife commit $3B to end disease

Facebook's Zuckerberg and his wife commit $3B to end disease

Previous year the two declared they'd be dedicating 99 percent of his Facebook shares (valued at around $45 billion) to "personalized learning, curing disease, connecting people and building strong communities". Neuroscientist and geneticist Cori Bargmann was named the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative's president of science and will be in charge of bringing together scientists and engineers to develop medical breakthroughs. Read More

Hamilton: F1 title comeback 'not as tough as you think'

After a chaotic start that brought out a safety vehicle on the opening lap, Rosberg stayed clear of Red Bull's late-charging Daniel Ricciardo at the floodlit Marina Bay Street Circuit. In the end, Red Bull pitted Verstappen to give him some clear air to exploit his pace - a decision that ultimately won him sixth place. The German, who now leads teammate Lewis Hamilton by eight points in the championship, says his lap had been compromised by lapped cars. Read More