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Vetting roommates is tricky work. This app does it for you

November 4, 2018

Update: On November 2, Roomi informed CNN Business that a round of funding it had anticipated fell through, forcing it to lay off 40 to 50 of its 63 workers. Founder Ajay Yadav said “it took us all by surprise.” Yadav said the company plans to continue operations and will meet with the board and […]

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A Whole New ‘Aladdin’: DIsney Drops Trailer For Live-Action Remake

November 4, 2018

Aladdin.”  Disney on Thursday night dropped its first trailer for the live-action remake of its 1992 animated classic film. The movie, directed by Guy Ritchie, also stars Naomi Scott as Jasmine, Will Smith as Genie and Marwan Kenzari as Jafar. Billy Magnussen plays Prince Anders and Nasim Pedrad plays Dalia.  The Broadway production of “Aladdin” […]

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Baboon In Zimbabwe Holds Infant Just Like Rafiki In ‘Lion King’

November 4, 2018

Nature photographer  was in Zimbabwe when she saw something straight out of a movie: “The Lion King,” to be exact. “I couldn’t believe it when I saw an adult baboon holding a baby, looking exactly like Simba in ‘The Lion King,’” she told “It was just a split second, but it was fascinating to watch.” all […]

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Uber wants to test self-driving cars again after fatality

November 3, 2018

(CNN Business)Uber wants to start testing its self-driving cars again, seven months after one of its vehicles struck and killed a pedestrian in Arizona. “We are deeply regretful for the crash in Tempe, Arizona, this March. In the hours following, we grounded our self-driving fleets in every city they were operating,” said CEO Dara Khosrowshahi […]

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Global stocks gain on hopes of a US-China deal. Are investors jumping the gun?

November 3, 2018

Hong Kong (CNN Business)Stock markets around the world climbed Friday on optimism about a potential ceasefire in the trade war between the United States and China. A spokesperson for China’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs confirmed on Friday that Trump and Xi had made progress during a “deep discussion.” “I hope teams from both sides can […]

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Error saw man’s BMW seized and crushed

November 3, 2018

The owner of the BMW, referred to as Mr G, paid £14,000 for the British racing green car in 2004 and spent £2,500 on a new engine and braking system. In November 2016, he went into Wrexham Maelor Hospital for ankle surgery and when he returned to his flat in Flintshire three days later, his […]

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There’s a ‘Clueless’ remake, like, totally in the works

November 3, 2018

(CNN)There’s a “Clueless” remake reportedly in the works, and to take a line from the ’90s cult classic, we are “totally buggin’ ” over this news. Stacey Dash, the late Brittany Murphy, Paul Rudd, Elisa Donovan and Justin Walker also starred in the original movie. ‘As if!’ The 20 best lines from ‘Clueless’ It’s unclear […]

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Here’s where Saudi Arabia has invested around the world

November 3, 2018

London (CNN Business)Saudi Arabia has spent the past few years pumping its oil riches into Silicon Valley. Now those investments are coming under scrutiny as the kingdom faces growing isolation in the business world over the unexplained disappearance of prominent journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Saudi Arabia’s sovereign wealth fund, known as the Public Investment Fund (PIF), […]

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Meghan Markle Wore An Oscar De La Renta Dress Covered In Birds

November 2, 2018

Meghan Markle is taking a lot of fashion risks during her 16-day royal abroad with The Duke and Duchess of Sussex attended the Australian Geographic Society Awards ceremony at the Shangri-La Hotel in Sydney on Friday night after their visit to Tonga. Meghan was presenting awards to young people to honor their achievements in conservation […]

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Can AI help stop religious violence?

November 1, 2018

However, one independent expert said that the tool needed more work before it could be used in real-life situations. “This could be an extremely useful research project when it reaches maturity as a thought tool for analysing factors involved in religious conflict,” said Prof Noel Sharkey. Core beliefs The research, published in the Journal for […]

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