Articles By Vittorio Hernandez

A Journalist Checks Out a Curved G Flex Smartphone

From Tech Aug 29

Smartphone Kill Switch Feature Now Mandatory In California

Beginning on July 1, 2015, all smartphones to be sold in California would have a kill switch. On Thursday, Aug 28, California Governor Jerry Brown signed the bill, introduced in February, into a law after it cleared the State assembly two weeks ago.

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).

Manny Pacquiao and Chris Algieri

From Education Aug 29

Boxing News: Manny Pacquiao Boxing Education Institute to Open in China

Eight-division titleholder Manny Pacquiao is certainly spreading his wings beyond boxing, one more indicator that his retirement from the ring is just around the corner. On Thursday, he said in Macau that he plans to open a Manny Pacquiao Institute in China. The first campus would be in Beijing.

A man is silhouetted against a video screen with Vodafone and Verizon texts as he poses with a Samsung Galaxy S3

From Tech Aug 28

Verizon on Nationwide Launch of VoLTE

Verizon Wireless promised on Tuesday to subscribers clearer and crisper phone calls and chat services similar to what Skype offers.

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.

Cinema

From Real Estate Aug 28

Film Buff and Real Estate Developer Buys Third Movie House in Greenwich Village

Greenwich Village's Quad Cinema was bought by a film buff and real estate magnate Charles S. Cohen, a report on the Boston Herald said.

A man looks at an electronic board displaying Japan's Nikkei average (top C) and various countries' stock indices, as passers-by walk past outside a brokerage in Tokyo April 16, 2014.

From Global Markets Aug 28

Tokyo Encourages Kids to Invest in Stock Market With Tax-Free Incentives

Japan is encouraging its young people to invest in the stock market through a plan to expand an existing tax-free investment program that targets citizens aged 20 and above.

Warren Buffett

From Companies Aug 28

Floyd Mayweather Gets Investment Advice from Warren Buffett What to Do With Millions

Followers of unbeaten American boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr are used by now to seeing video and photo posts of the champ showing off his latest purchase of diamonds, watches, cars and other luxury items for himself and girlfriend Doralee "Bad" Medina.

A morning commuter passes behind a machine gun mounted on a military vehicle after Thai army took positions in central Bangkok May 20, 2014.

From Law Aug 28

No Charges Against 9-Year-Old Uzi Girl Who Accidentally Shoots to Death Arizona Gun Instructor (VIDEO)

On Wednesday, another news of a bloody death was reported by media. However, it didn't happen in the Middle East but in Arizona where a 9-year-old girl accidentally shot to death her shooting instructor with an Uzi.

Manny Pacquiao (L), Philippine lawmaker and world boxing champion, uses his mobile phone to take "selfies" with fellow lawmakers before the start of the joint session of the 16th Congress at the House of Representatives of the Philippines in Que

From Sports Aug 27

Netizens Debate on True Owner of Manny Pacquiao Facebook Page Amid Report of Lost $585,000 Rolex

A post on Facebook that was shared many times because of the value of two items being compared has sparked a social media debate on which is the real Facebook page of Filipino boxing champ Manny Pacquiao.