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Caesars Entertainment Says Customer Data Was Stolen In Recent Cyberattack

This image was shot with a fisheye lens.) An exterior view shows the marquee and a sign at an entrance at MGM Grand Hotel & Casino on the Las Vegas Strip amid the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) on August 28, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada. MGM Resorts International will lay off 18,000 furloughed employees in the United States on Monday as the resort industry struggles to recover from the pandemic. The move was necessary since federal law requires companies to lay off furloughed workers after six months. Before hotel-casinos shut down in March, the company had 68,000 employees nationwide, including 52,000 in Las Vegas. MGM Resorts said laid-off employees could be brought back as business demand returns. David Sloat • 7 months ago
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X Premium Subscribers Can Now Hide Posts They've Liked

Workers start to dismantle a large X logo on the roof of X headquarters on July 31, 2023 in San Francisco, California. Just over 48 hours after a large X logo with bright pulsating lights was installed on the roof of X headquarters in San Francisco, workers dismantled the structure on Monday morning. The city of San Francisco opened a complaint and launched an investigation into the structure and residents in neighboring buildings complained of the sign's bright strobe lights. David Sloat • 7 months ago
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Roblox Will Be Coming To PlayStation in October

Roblox powering imagination game on the PC David Sloat • 7 months ago
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Disney Issues Statement About Recent Report Of ABC Rumors

A logo for The Walt Disney Company is displayed on a trading post during the opening bell on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), May 14, 2019 in New York City. Disney will take full operational control over Hulu from Comcast, effective immediately, the companies announced in a press release Tuesday morning. David Sloat • 7 months ago
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Chrome, Microsoft, Brave, And Edge Patched A Big Security Flaw

In this photo illustration Google's Chrome browser shortcut, Google Inc.'s new Web browser, is displayed next to Mozilla Firefox shortcut and Microsoft's Internet Explorer browser shortcut, on an laptop. David Sloat • 7 months ago
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Sony To Host 'State of Play Event' With New Updates

Sony sign David Sloat • 7 months ago
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Apple Is Now Selling USB-C EarPods

An Apple logo is reflected on glass at the Apple Store at Orchard Road on September 24, 2021 in Singapore. Apple announced September 14 the release of four variants of its latest iPhone 13, alongside other upgrades to its product lineup. David Sloat • 7 months ago
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SpaceX Announces 'Network Issue' Has Been Resolved

SpaceX founder Elon Musk speaks during a T-Mobile and SpaceX joint event on August 25, 2022 in Boca Chica Beach, Texas. The two companies announced plans to work together to provide T-Mobile cellular service using Starlink satellites. David Sloat • 7 months ago
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Apple's New iPhone 15 Will Be Available For Preorder On September 15th

A USB-C port is visible on the brand new Apple iPhone 15 during an Apple event on September 12, 2023 in Cupertino, California. Apple revealed its lineup of the latest iPhone 15 versions as well as other product upgrades during the event. David Sloat • 7 months ago
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Disney+, ESPN+ Will Host An Animated 'Toy Story' Themed NFL Game October 1st

The Disney logo is displayed outside the Disney Store in Times Square, December 14, 2017 in New York City. The Walt Disney Company announced on Thursday morning that it had reached a deal to purchase most of the assets of 21st Century Fox. The deal has a total value of around $66 billion, with Disney assuming $13.7 billion of Fox's net debt. David Sloat • 7 months ago
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Apple Announces September 26th As macOS Sonoma Launch Day

The "leaf" on the logo of Apple store turns green to welcome the World Earth Day on April 20, 2016 in Shenyang, Liaoning Province of China. Apple Inc. has declared that the "Leaves" on all 132 Apple Stores' logos in world would turn green from April 15 to 22 for the upcoming World Earth Day which falls on April 22 each year. David Sloat • 7 months ago
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Apple Is Adding Roadside Assistance To iPhones

The Apple logo is displayed in an Apple store in lower Manhattan on August 2, 2018 in New York City. On Thursday the technology company and iPhone maker became the first American public company to cross $1 trillion in value. Apple stock is up more than 20% this year. David Sloat • 7 months ago
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Square Says Recent Outage Was Caused By DNS Error

Jack Dorsey, Chairman of Twitter and CEO of Square, holds a Square credit card reader at TECHONOMYDETROIT September 12, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. The event, hosted by the Detroit Economic Club, is a one-day multidisciplinary gathering of national and local leaders about reigniting U.S. competitiveness, creating jobs, and revitalizing our cities in a technologized age. David Sloat • 7 months ago
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Meta Quest Announces New Options, Avatar Features

A sign with a new logo and the name 'Meta' is displayed in front of Facebook headquarters on October 28, 2021 in Menlo Park, California. A new name and logo were unveiled at Facebook headquarters after a much anticipated name change for the social media platform. David Sloat • 7 months ago
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Microsoft Is Launching A New Xbox Credit Card

Gaming enthusiasts pass by the XBOX logo at the Gamescom 2013 gaming trade air on August 22, 2013 in Cologne, Germany. Gamescom is the world's largest trade fair for digital gaming and will be open to the public from August 22-25. David Sloat • 7 months ago
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MGM Resorts Announces 'Cybersecurity Issue' For Ongoing Outage

An exterior view shows The Mirage Hotel & Casino on December 14, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. MGM Resorts International has agreed to sell the Las Vegas Strip resort to Hard Rock International for USD 1.075 billion in cash. David Sloat • 7 months ago
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PowerPoint Co-Creator Dennis Austin Has Passed Away

A general view of the Microsoft logo during warm ups prior to the game between the 3 Headed Monsters and 3's Company during BIG3 Week Three at Comerica Center on July 03, 2022 in Frisco, Texas. David Sloat • 7 months ago
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Disney Announces Discounted Offer On Hulu Live TV Amid Charter Spat

Hulu website page David Sloat • 7 months ago
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New Build-It-Yourself Xbox 360 Will Soon Be Available

Don Mattrick, Senior Vice President of the Interactive Entertainment Business at Microsoft Corporation, announces developments at Xbox Live during the Xbox 360 media briefing on the eve of the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) on June 6, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. More than 45,000 people are expected to attend the annual three-day convention to see the latest games and announcements from the gaming industry. David Sloat • 7 months ago
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Disney Announces New Expensive Blu-Ray Collection

The Disney logo is displayed outside the Disney Store in Times Square, December 14, 2017 in New York City. The Walt Disney Company announced on Thursday morning that it had reached a deal to purchase most of the assets of 21st Century Fox. The deal has a total value of around $66 billion, with Disney assuming $13.7 billion of Fox's net debt. David Sloat • 7 months ago
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BMW Decides To Drop Monthly Fee For Heated Seats

A BMW logo is displayed on a vehicle in Manhattan on August 01, 2019 in New York City. Blaming slowing sales in the U.S., China and Europe, BMW announced that its pre-tax profit fell to 2.1 billion euros ($2.3 billion) from 2.9 billion ($3.2 billion) in the same period of 2018. The iconic German auto company also claims that spending more on new technologies like electric cars and computer driven ones has hurt profits in the short term. David Sloat • 7 months ago
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YouTube Will Begin Testing A New Gaming Experience On It's Platform

YouTube logo on the front view Apple MacBook Pro screen David Sloat • 7 months ago
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Spotify To Offer Free Audiobook Trials For Paying Subscribers

The Spotify company logo is diaplayed as traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) during morning trading on February 01, 2023 in New York City. Stocks opened low this morning amid news of another interest rate increase by the Federal Reserve in its continued effort to slow inflation. David Sloat • 7 months ago
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Google Chrome Will Get A New Look For It's 15th Birthday

In this photo illustration the app of Google Chrome is displayed on a smartphone on March 3, 2018 in Berlin, Germany. The left-wing organizers of the event cited Google's profit-oriented mass collection of personal data about people as well as the gentrification locals fear will accelerate should the Google Campus open. Google is reportedly planning to open a Google Campus, which is meant to create a venue for startups and technological exchange, this summer in a building that once housed an electric relay station in the heart of Kreuzberg. David Sloat • 7 months ago
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Mark Zuckerberg Announces New Search Feature For 'Threads' App

In this photo illustration, the Threads logo is displayed on a cell phone on July 05, 2023 in San Anselmo, California. Instagram parent company Meta is set to release Threads on July 6, a potential rival to Twitter, the fledgling social media app run by Tesla CEO Elon Musk. David Sloat • 7 months ago
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eBay To Introduce 'Magical' AI Tool For Product Listings

The logo of online auctioneer eBay stands outside the company's German headquarters March 3, 2004 in Kleinmachnow, Germany. Germany is eBay's second biggest market after the United States. David Sloat • 7 months ago
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Microsoft Will Back Clients Against AI Copyright Issues

A logo sits illumintated outside the Microsoft booth on day 2 of the GSMA Mobile World Congress 2019 on February 26, 2019 in Barcelona, Spain. The annual Mobile World Congress hosts some of the world's largest communications companies, with many unveiling their latest phones and wearables gadgets like foldable screens and the introduction of the 5G wireless networks. David Sloat • 7 months ago
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McDonald's To Launch Limited-Edition Cybertruck-inspired McFlurry Spoons

The McDonald's logo is posted in the window of a McDonald's restaurant on March 12, 2013 in San Francisco, California. McDonald's has retained its number one ranking in both global and domestic sales and continues to be the largest single restaurant brand in the world with company-store sales last year of $4.53 billion and franchise-store sales of $31.063 billion for a domestic total of $35.59 billion. David Sloat • 7 months ago
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FAA Has Cleared Delivery Drones For Longer Flights

A quadcopter drone arrives with a small delivery at Deutsche Post headquarters on December 9, 2013 in Bonn, Germany. Deutsche Post is testing deliveries of medicine from a pharmacy in Bonn in an examination into the viability of using drones for deliveries of small packages over short distances. U.S. online retailer Amazon has also started its intention to explore the possibilities of using drones for deliveries. David Sloat • 7 months ago
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YouTube Is Changing It's Ad Experience For Viewers

Youtube phone David Sloat • 7 months ago
This image was shot with a fisheye lens.) An exterior view shows the marquee and a sign at an entrance at MGM Grand Hotel & Casino on the Las Vegas Strip amid the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) on August 28, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada. MGM Resorts International will lay off 18,000 furloughed employees in the United States on Monday as the resort industry struggles to recover from the pandemic. The move was necessary since federal law requires companies to lay off furloughed workers after six months. Before hotel-casinos shut down in March, the company had 68,000 employees nationwide, including 52,000 in Las Vegas. MGM Resorts said laid-off employees could be brought back as business demand returns.
Tech News

Caesars Entertainment Says Customer Data Was Stolen In Recent Cyberattack

  Caesars Entertainment came forward this week to disclose a cyber attack in which clien... David Sloat • 7 months ago
Workers start to dismantle a large X logo on the roof of X headquarters on July 31, 2023 in San Francisco, California. Just over 48 hours after a large X logo with bright pulsating lights was installed on the roof of X headquarters in San Francisco, workers dismantled the structure on Monday morning. The city of San Francisco opened a complaint and launched an investigation into the structure and residents in neighboring buildings complained of the sign's bright strobe lights.
Tech News

X Premium Subscribers Can Now Hide Posts They've Liked

  X, the messaging platform formerly known as Twitter, is once again adding Premium feat... David Sloat • 7 months ago
Roblox powering imagination game on the PC
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Roblox Will Be Coming To PlayStation in October

  Roblox recently announced at its RDC 2023 developers forum that it is finally bringing the... David Sloat • 7 months ago
A logo for The Walt Disney Company is displayed on a trading post during the opening bell on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), May 14, 2019 in New York City. Disney will take full operational control over Hulu from Comcast, effective immediately, the companies announced in a press release Tuesday morning.
Tech News

Disney Issues Statement About Recent Report Of ABC Rumors

  The Walt Disney Company today issued a statement confirming that the company is 'consi... David Sloat • 7 months ago
In this photo illustration Google's Chrome browser shortcut, Google Inc.'s new Web browser, is displayed next to Mozilla Firefox shortcut and Microsoft's Internet Explorer browser shortcut, on an laptop.
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Chrome, Microsoft, Brave, And Edge Patched A Big Security Flaw

  Big-name tech firms were quick to react to a security flaw in browsers and other softw... David Sloat • 7 months ago
Sony sign
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Sony To Host 'State of Play Event' With New Updates

  Sony announced its annual online event 'State of Play' which will occur on September 15th... David Sloat • 7 months ago
An Apple logo is reflected on glass at the Apple Store at Orchard Road on September 24, 2021 in Singapore. Apple announced September 14 the release of four variants of its latest iPhone 13, alongside other upgrades to its product lineup.
Tech News

Apple Is Now Selling USB-C EarPods

  One of the biggest announcements that came out of the recent Apple launch event, Wonde... David Sloat • 7 months ago
SpaceX founder Elon Musk speaks during a T-Mobile and SpaceX joint event on August 25, 2022 in Boca Chica Beach, Texas. The two companies announced plans to work together to provide T-Mobile cellular service using Starlink satellites.
Tech News

SpaceX Announces 'Network Issue' Has Been Resolved

  SpaceX's Internet and cellular service, Starlink, reported a recent network outage tha... David Sloat • 7 months ago
A USB-C port is visible on the brand new Apple iPhone 15 during an Apple event on September 12, 2023 in Cupertino, California. Apple revealed its lineup of the latest iPhone 15 versions as well as other product upgrades during the event.
Tech News

Apple's New iPhone 15 Will Be Available For Preorder On September 15th

  Every September the hottest event is Apple's annual product event as the world waits f... David Sloat • 7 months ago
The Disney logo is displayed outside the Disney Store in Times Square, December 14, 2017 in New York City. The Walt Disney Company announced on Thursday morning that it had reached a deal to purchase most of the assets of 21st Century Fox. The deal has a total value of around $66 billion, with Disney assuming $13.7 billion of Fox's net debt.
Tech News

Disney+, ESPN+ Will Host An Animated 'Toy Story' Themed NFL Game October 1st

  In what might be the strangest crossover in recent memory, the NFL and Pixar are teami... David Sloat • 7 months ago
The "leaf" on the logo of Apple store turns green to welcome the World Earth Day on April 20, 2016 in Shenyang, Liaoning Province of China. Apple Inc. has declared that the "Leaves" on all 132 Apple Stores' logos in world would turn green from April 15 to 22 for the upcoming World Earth Day which falls on April 22 each year.
Tech News

Apple Announces September 26th As macOS Sonoma Launch Day

  MacOS 14, better known as Somona, got its official launch day recently at the Apple "W... David Sloat • 7 months ago
The Apple logo is displayed in an Apple store in lower Manhattan on August 2, 2018 in New York City. On Thursday the technology company and iPhone maker became the first American public company to cross $1 trillion in value. Apple stock is up more than 20% this year.
Tech News

Apple Is Adding Roadside Assistance To iPhones

  Apple is trying to add a little peace of mind to travelers with the new iPhone 15.... David Sloat • 7 months ago
Jack Dorsey, Chairman of Twitter and CEO of Square, holds a Square credit card reader at TECHONOMYDETROIT September 12, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. The event, hosted by the Detroit Economic Club, is a one-day multidisciplinary gathering of national and local leaders about reigniting U.S. competitiveness, creating jobs, and revitalizing our cities in a technologized age.
Tech News

Square Says Recent Outage Was Caused By DNS Error

  Many small and medium-sized businesses found it difficult to process payments recently... David Sloat • 7 months ago
A sign with a new logo and the name 'Meta' is displayed in front of Facebook headquarters on October 28, 2021 in Menlo Park, California. A new name and logo were unveiled at Facebook headquarters after a much anticipated name change for the social media platform.
Tech News

Meta Quest Announces New Options, Avatar Features

  Meta recently announced some key software updates to its head-mounted virtual reality... David Sloat • 7 months ago
Gaming enthusiasts pass by the XBOX logo at the Gamescom 2013 gaming trade air on August 22, 2013 in Cologne, Germany. Gamescom is the world's largest trade fair for digital gaming and will be open to the public from August 22-25.
Tech News

Microsoft Is Launching A New Xbox Credit Card

  Microsoft recently announced a new Xbox-branded Mastercard available to Xbox Insiders... David Sloat • 7 months ago
An exterior view shows The Mirage Hotel & Casino on December 14, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. MGM Resorts International has agreed to sell the Las Vegas Strip resort to Hard Rock International for USD 1.075 billion in cash.
Tech News

MGM Resorts Announces 'Cybersecurity Issue' For Ongoing Outage

  The familiar sound of slot machines in Las Vegas has been quieted over the last few da... David Sloat • 7 months ago
A general view of the Microsoft logo during warm ups prior to the game between the 3 Headed Monsters and 3's Company during BIG3 Week Three at Comerica Center on July 03, 2022 in Frisco, Texas.
Tech News

PowerPoint Co-Creator Dennis Austin Has Passed Away

  Dennis Austin, the co-creator of Microsoft's ubiquitous presentation software PowerPoi... David Sloat • 7 months ago
Hulu website page
Tech News

Disney Announces Discounted Offer On Hulu Live TV Amid Charter Spat

  Disney recently announced it is dropping the prices of its Hulu Live TV offering from $69.... David Sloat • 7 months ago
Don Mattrick, Senior Vice President of the Interactive Entertainment Business at Microsoft Corporation, announces developments at Xbox Live during the Xbox 360 media briefing on the eve of the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) on June 6, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. More than 45,000 people are expected to attend the annual three-day convention to see the latest games and announcements from the gaming industry.
Tech News

New Build-It-Yourself Xbox 360 Will Soon Be Available

  For those of us of a certain age, the memories of our Xbox 360 bring a sense of nostal... David Sloat • 7 months ago
The Disney logo is displayed outside the Disney Store in Times Square, December 14, 2017 in New York City. The Walt Disney Company announced on Thursday morning that it had reached a deal to purchase most of the assets of 21st Century Fox. The deal has a total value of around $66 billion, with Disney assuming $13.7 billion of Fox's net debt.
Tech News

Disney Announces New Expensive Blu-Ray Collection

  Disney announced the release of a collectible set of Blu-Ray films as part of its ongo... David Sloat • 7 months ago
A BMW logo is displayed on a vehicle in Manhattan on August 01, 2019 in New York City. Blaming slowing sales in the U.S., China and Europe, BMW announced that its pre-tax profit fell to 2.1 billion euros ($2.3 billion) from 2.9 billion ($3.2 billion) in the same period of 2018. The iconic German auto company also claims that spending more on new technologies like electric cars and computer driven ones has hurt profits in the short term.
Tech News

BMW Decides To Drop Monthly Fee For Heated Seats

  High-end German automaker BMW revised its list of pay-as-you-go offerings removing one... David Sloat • 7 months ago
YouTube logo on the front view Apple MacBook Pro screen
Tech News

YouTube Will Begin Testing A New Gaming Experience On It's Platform

  Google continues to try to disrupt the video game market with a new plan to offer 'Playabl... David Sloat • 7 months ago
The Spotify company logo is diaplayed as traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) during morning trading on February 01, 2023 in New York City. Stocks opened low this morning amid news of another interest rate increase by the Federal Reserve in its continued effort to slow inflation.
Tech News

Spotify To Offer Free Audiobook Trials For Paying Subscribers

  Music streaming giant Spotify is testing a plan to offer up to 20 hours of audiobooks... David Sloat • 7 months ago
In this photo illustration the app of Google Chrome is displayed on a smartphone on March 3, 2018 in Berlin, Germany. The left-wing organizers of the event cited Google's profit-oriented mass collection of personal data about people as well as the gentrification locals fear will accelerate should the Google Campus open. Google is reportedly planning to open a Google Campus, which is meant to create a venue for startups and technological exchange, this summer in a building that once housed an electric relay station in the heart of Kreuzberg.
Tech News

Google Chrome Will Get A New Look For It's 15th Birthday

  The Chrome browser turns 15 this month and Google is giving it an update to celebrate.... David Sloat • 7 months ago
In this photo illustration, the Threads logo is displayed on a cell phone on July 05, 2023 in San Anselmo, California. Instagram parent company Meta is set to release Threads on July 6, a potential rival to Twitter, the fledgling social media app run by Tesla CEO Elon Musk.
Tech News

Mark Zuckerberg Announces New Search Feature For 'Threads' App

  When Meta launched 'Threads' in July it was betting big on a mass exodus from X, the p... David Sloat • 7 months ago
The logo of online auctioneer eBay stands outside the company's German headquarters March 3, 2004 in Kleinmachnow, Germany. Germany is eBay's second biggest market after the United States.
Tech News

eBay To Introduce 'Magical' AI Tool For Product Listings

  If you have ever sold something on eBay you know that the process of listing an item c... David Sloat • 7 months ago
A logo sits illumintated outside the Microsoft booth on day 2 of the GSMA Mobile World Congress 2019 on February 26, 2019 in Barcelona, Spain. The annual Mobile World Congress hosts some of the world's largest communications companies, with many unveiling their latest phones and wearables gadgets like foldable screens and the introduction of the 5G wireless networks.
Tech News

Microsoft Will Back Clients Against AI Copyright Issues

  Microsoft announced a plan to pay for clients' lawsuits if they are sued for copyright... David Sloat • 7 months ago
The McDonald's logo is posted in the window of a McDonald's restaurant on March 12, 2013 in San Francisco, California. McDonald's has retained its number one ranking in both global and domestic sales and continues to be the largest single restaurant brand in the world with company-store sales last year of $4.53 billion and franchise-store sales of $31.063 billion for a domestic total of $35.59 billion.
Tech News

McDonald's To Launch Limited-Edition Cybertruck-inspired McFlurry Spoons

  In a whimsical bit of marketing, McDonald's in China today announced the limited relea... David Sloat • 7 months ago
A quadcopter drone arrives with a small delivery at Deutsche Post headquarters on December 9, 2013 in Bonn, Germany. Deutsche Post is testing deliveries of medicine from a pharmacy in Bonn in an examination into the viability of using drones for deliveries of small packages over short distances. U.S. online retailer Amazon has also started its intention to explore the possibilities of using drones for deliveries.
Tech News

FAA Has Cleared Delivery Drones For Longer Flights

  What was once considered science fiction is coming closer to reality with more news in... David Sloat • 7 months ago
Youtube phone
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YouTube Is Changing It's Ad Experience For Viewers

  YouTube is flexing its muscles again when it comes to ad content on the platform. In an... David Sloat • 7 months ago


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