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A Sales Assistant Holding Samsung Electronics' Galaxy 5 Smartphone And Apple Inc's iPhone 5 Smartphone Poses For Photographs At A Store In Seoul

From Companies 4:12 pm

Smaller Australian Telcos Required To Have Usage Alert For Customers To Avoid Phone Bill Shock

The Australian Communications and Media Authority has ordered smaller telcos in the country to implement a provision in the Telecommunications Consumer Protection Code.

A customer holds up an Apple iPhone 5 (L) and iPhone 4s (R)

From Society 8:24 am

Jennifer Lawrence Nude Photos Leak Raises Doubts on Apple's iCloud; How to Secure Apple ID

The online leak of Hollywood actress Jennifer Lawrence's nude photos and other celebrities' intimate images have raised questions regarding the security of Apple's iCloud - the source of the private celebrity photos.

A man smokes marijuana during a gathering to welcome back marijuana advocate Marc Emery in Windsor, Ontario

From Companies 8:08 am

Addiction Rehabilitation Leader BioCorRx, Inc. Participates In San Francisco’s eMoneyShow

Addiction rehabilitation company BioCorRx, Inc. (OTCQB: BICX) has joined more than 50 exhibitors in the eMoneyShow, which provided investors instant access to top stocks, options and ETFs that global firms are adding to their portfolios, the company said in a statement.

Shoppers browse for video games near a poster advertising a FIFA soccer video game played on Sony Corp's PlayStation 4 console, at an electronics retail store in Tokyo

From Companies Sep 01

British Mum Seeks More Regulation Of Mobile Games On Phones After Son Incurs £7,000 Phone Bill

British mum Theresa Cox blames the mobile phone game Clash of Clans for almost emptying her bank account of £7,000 which was automatically debited from her funds.

A worker pumps gasoline blended with 10 percent ethanol at the UPI Energy gas station in Chatham, Ontario in this April 11, 2008 file photo. To match OIL-ETHANOL/LOBBY REUTERS/Mark Blinch/Files (CANADA - Tags: ENERGY BUSINESS POLITICS COMMODITIES)

From Politics & Policy Aug 31

Australia's Renewable Energy Industry Braces for Removal of Support

Australia's renewable energy is threatened by the recommendation of a recently released review, suggesting that the government should scrap or weaken its current renewable energy target. Solar panel systems are expected to increase to almost half of its original price.

Reports suggest that all men in North Korean are required to get the same hairstyle as their supreme leader Kim Jong-un (Photo Reuters)

From Companies Aug 30

North Korea Banker Who Manages Money of Kim Jong-un Defects to Russia With $5 Million

A North Korean official of the Korea Daesong Bank, identified by JoohnAng Ilbo newspaper as Yun Tae Hyong, left the country with $5 million and is in Russia, seeking asylum in a third nation.

Malaysian Airlines Jet

From Companies Aug 29

Malaysia Airlines to Axe 4,000 Employees, Including CEO; Suspends Trading of Shares

The inevitable, as a result of the two tragedies that hit Malaysia Airlines four months apart, just happened. The embattled air carrier announced on Friday that it would axe up to 4,000 employees, including its chief executive officer, The Telegraph reports.

Al Gore

From Companies Aug 29

Former U.S. VP Al Gore Backs Ovo Energy by Investing £8 Million Before IPO

Showing that he practices what he preaches, green advocate and former U.S. Vice President Al Gore invested £8 million in Ovo Energy. The investment comes before one of the fastest-growing new power suppliers in the UK launches its initial public offering (IPO).

From Society Aug 28

Centerplate CEO Des Hague Caught Abusing Dog In Vancouver Building Elevator [VIDEO]

Des Hague was ordered to pay U$100,000 and render 1,000 hours of community service as condition to his continued employment with the company.

Four thousand U.S. dollars are counted out by a banker

From Companies Aug 28

Study Shows Gap Between What Advisors Say and What Resonates with Investors

A new study by Pershing Square, a unit of BNY Mellon company, showed that an effective value proposition strengthens audience connections and fosters growth, yet many advisors have had little objective guidance in formulating such statements until now.