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Facebook rolls out video shows, in new challenge

Facebook rolls out video shows, in new challenge

Social media giant Facebook has introduced a new " Watch " tab for original videos produced exclusively by partners. But, people also want a dedicated place to watch the videos they love. User can discover new videos, find popular videos, save videos and join conversation with other people watching the show. Facebook said the shows would include videos of the Women's National Basketball Association, a parenting show from Time Inc and a safari show from National Geographic.


RCom plans to issue shares to lenders in lieu of debt

RCom plans to issue shares to lenders in lieu of debt

Vodafone Rs 346 plan Soon after Jio and Airtel started the tariff war, Vodafone joined in with Rs 346 recharge plan that provides 1GB 4G data per day, bundled calls to any network (300 free minutes per day, 1,200 per week) with 56-day validity.


Google commemorates 44th anniversary of Hip Hop with an interactive doodle

Google commemorates 44th anniversary of Hip Hop with an interactive doodle

One may click on the Google Doodle and see a little 1 minute documentary on the introduction to Hip-Hop and then comes wide open a set of turntables with 2 records. MC's, or master of ceremonies, would take those "break beats" and rap and rhyme over them to make the party more hype. Introduced with a tutorial video narrated by hip hop icon Fab 5 Freddy , the Doodle on the homepage features a custom logo designed by graffiti artist Cey Adams .



Tesla seeking to test driver-free electric trucks on public roads

Like Volvo , Tesla is working on platooning technology that would allow big rigs to travel in a convoy, with vehicles in back receiving info about traffic, road hazards, and other important details from the truck in front. Tesla may be able to tap into and fill a void left by ride-hailing giant Uber . It also offers most of the trucks decreased wind resistance, which could help increase an EV semi's range-a major concern given the weight freight companies load semis with.



Nvidia trounces estimates for earnings and revenue, shares still tank

RB Capital Management LLC bought a new position in NVIDIA Corporation during the second quarter worth approximately $272,000. Nvidia Corp now has $98.79 billion valuation. The stock declined 2.33% or $4.01 reaching $168.1 per share. Edgewood Management LLC raised its stake in NVIDIA Corporation by 21.9% in the first quarter.


Basketball: Boston Celtics to face Philadelphia 76ers at O2 Arena in London

Basketball: Boston Celtics to face Philadelphia 76ers at O2 Arena in London

This matchup marks a burgeoning rivalry between these Atlantic Division sides, who were both active during a busy trade period and strengthened their squads across various departments. "The sport of basketball continues to show remarkable growth internationally and we're excited to travel to London to play in front of the great fans there on January 11", Harris said.