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The online diamond retailer’s shares plunged Thursday after the company reported lower fourth-quarter net sales that missed analyst estimates and offered lower guidance for growth than expected.
The company’s technology grew out of CookBrite, an app it built earlier. MetaBrite collects and analyzes data from consumer purchases that could help consumer-product companies.
Delivery startups have been among the hottest sectors of startup activity in recent years. But entrepreneurs and investors are beginning to find that the economics of making a delivery service work a
Hinduja group flagship Ashok Leyland on Thursday reported an over six-fold increase in standalone net profit to Rs 198.62 crore for the fiscal third quarter that ended on December 31, 2015, riding on
With Reliance Jio preparing to launch its 4G service, Vodafone India CEO Sunil Sood on Thursday said the entry of a new player will shake-up the industry, but added that this will also give a chance t
Punjab & Sind Bank on Thursday posted a 21.3 per cent increase in net profit at Rs 70.32 crore for the fiscal third quarter that ended in December 2015.
The Reserve Bank of India on Thursday said it will actively inject additional cash into the banking system in March, when liquidity conditions tend to tighten because it marks the end of the fiscal ye
Latest Lifestyle
We aren't entirely sure who Hillary Clinton's stylist is, but he or she didn't do her justice during the seventh Democratic face-off on Thursday night, at least according to Twitter.
The first-ever detection of gravitational waves, which scientists could announce Thursday, would open a new window on the universe and its most violent phenomena. The post ‘We’ve detected
Many private garbage collectors in HCM City are falling on hard times due to a citywide ban on outdated and dilapidated garbage carts.
A sofa and dressing table topped with roses were part of a stunning stage backdrop for a romantic play staged recently in HCM City by the The Gioi Tre (The World of Youth) Drama Troupe.
A mentally disabled Canadian man who went missing in 1986 and hurt his head was found after he recalled his lost identity.
Latest Tech
Google has rolled out several new features to stay secure online. it is also offering 2GB worth of Google Drive Storage.
Microsoft Lumia 950 XL builds on the legacy left behind by Windows mobile but with the aesthetics from Windows Phone 7.
Lenovo has sold over 1,80,000 units of Vibe K4 Note, now makes it available on open sale
LeEco Le 1s will also be available in silver colour option during second Flipkart flash sale on February 16
Moto is celebrating its second anniversary in India with a slew of discounts and exchange offers on Flipkart
InFocus Bingo 21 is a budget smartphone primarily aimed at young generation and first time smartphone buyers
Intex FitRist fitness band comes with a curved OLED display and support smartphone notifications
Latest Health
The number of children referred to the NHS with gender identity issues has increased dramatically in recent years, new figures show.
People in England are living longer than ever before in older age, a report from Public Health England says.
George's parents Sam, 43, and Pete Morrison, 36, of Darlington, must now foot the bill for their son's constant cornflour consumption and say it is one more struggle they could do without.
The CDC came under fire for new alcohol guidelines that advised women to take birth control if they drink. A Brooklyn designer created a similar guide for men to combat the sexism of the first guide
A UK government report revealed vaccines could help combat drug-resistant superbugs - which may end up killing 10 million additional people a year and costing an extra $100 trillion by 2050.
The news comes as U.S. officials scramble to ship Zika virus tests for pregnant women to health departments around the country - but fear there will be a shortage.
Scientists from University of Pennsylvania discovered that Byetta, a diabetes drug that targets a hormone dealing with food consumption, can also decrease an addict's desire for cocaine.
Latest Finance
"A start-up in India with an overseas subsidiary is permitted to open foreign currency account abroad to pool the foreign exchange earnings out of the exports/sales made by the concerned start-up,"
Expanding economic engagement, particularly in oil and renewable energy sector and increasing UAE's investment in India, was a major focus area at the deliberations.
Based on a continuous assessment of the evolving liquidity scenario, the tenor and magnitude of additional liquidity will be announced a few days in advance of each tranche.
It came down to one young man. “Let me take my stand,” he said. “This isn't something I'm going to back away from.” For 80 excruciating minutes on Thursday morning, David Fry, a 27-year-old dental
The armed standoff at an Oregon wildlife refuge appeared to be headed to a violent climax.Four occupiers were sounding increasingly agitated as heavily armed FBI agents inched closer.“They're 50 f
Koreatown’s skyline has been defined in recent years by ritzy high-rises with $1.6-million chandeliers, rooftop lap pools and vertigo-inducing rents. Thursday morning, on the neighborhood's northe
Amazon is coming to town. But instead of catering to couch potatoes, the company is targeting people who prefer to browse or shop in actual stores. The Seattle-based e-commerce giant is hiring sto
Latest Sport
OTTAWA - Jarome Iginla scored twice and added an assist and Semyon Varlamov made 26 saves as the Colorado Avalanche snapped a four-game losing skid by defeating the Ottawa Senators 4-3 Thursday night.
Rawle Alkins, one of the nation's top basketball recruits, posted on Twitter he had a good visit to UNLV.
The prospect of sending a second-string team increased after West Indies Cricket Board CEO Michael Muirhead made it clear that the players' request to double the remuneration package in the tournamen
India achieved a clean sweep in the South Asian Games Tennis tournament by winning the remaining two gold medal matches.
Brendon McCullum will be eyeing several records as New Zealand take on Australia in the first Test at the Basin Reserve in Wellington.
Shamar Springer smashed an unbeaten 62 as West Indies pulled off a tense three-wicket win over Bangladesh to set up the final against India in the 2016 Under-19 World Cup.
PV Sindhu, who is the second highest ranked women's singles player from India after Saina Nehwal, is now looking forward to the Badminton Asia Team Championship in Hyderabad from February 15-21.
Albie Morkel and Saurabh Tiwary, who played for Delhi Daredevils in the 2015 edition of the Indian Premier League, will be part of the Rising Pune Supergiants team for the ninth edition of the tourna
Latest Release
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With the beginning of 2016 Jammers 4u has released several new models for the European market, such as CT-3060N 6 bands 130W Power and CT-3080N 8 bands 175W power and coverage up to 150m, , a
Jayakumar S Babu, CEO of the Company expressed his immense pleasure and said “The award brought recognition for their best IT initiatives enabling faster decisions and emplo
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"This Award is a source of great pride to our organization. It reveals to our commitment done in accomplishing huge and quantifiable returns with our benefits of the business"- Says Jayakumar
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