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Kleenex drops Mansize branding from tissue boxes after complaints

Kleenex drops Mansize branding from tissue boxes after complaints

The world is changing, maybe they should too?' And yet the company is changing the name, clearly signaling that it agrees the name is sexist. "I shouldn't laugh - but it's hard not to". The tissues, which had been on shelves for 60 years, were launched at a time when large cotton handkerchiefs were still very popular and the brand offered "a unique disposable alternative", the company said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Ebay sues Amazon, saying it tried to poach its sellers

Ebay sues Amazon, saying it tried to poach its sellers

In the lawsuit, eBay said Amazon representatives signed up for eBay accounts and messaged sellers to get them to sell their goods on Amazon.com, which eBay said violated its user agreement. It says Amazon's practices "appear to be part of a larger pattern of aggressive, unscrupulous conduct" by the Seattle company. But its lustre has faded amid increased competition, especially as Amazon's dominance lures more merchants to its own platform. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump to exit global postal treaty in another shot at China

Trump to exit global postal treaty in another shot at China

The White House threatened on Wednesday to withdraw from a United Nations postal treaty that dates back more than a century, alleging it provides an unfair advantage to Chinese and non-U.S. The pact has always been a source of frustration for presidents of both parties and prompted complaints from small businesses, big retailers like Amazon and shipping giants like UPS. Consulte Mais Informação

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MoviePass parent under investigation for allegedly misleading investors

MoviePass parent under investigation for allegedly misleading investors

Underwood's office is looking into whether Helios and Matheson, an information technology company that owns more than 90 percent of MoviePass , misled investors about its financial situation. Helios and Matheson lost more than $100 million in the quarter ended June 30. "We look forward to the opportunity to demonstrate that to the New York Attorney General ". Consulte Mais Informação

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Jamal Khashoggi: Turkey widens search for clues to disappearance

Jamal Khashoggi: Turkey widens search for clues to disappearance

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in Saudi Arabia on Tuesday. Officials in Turkey believe Khashoggi was killed in the Saudi consulate, but Trump appeared to cast doubt on the explanation. " Here we go again with you're guilty until proven innocent ", Trump told The Associated Press as he compared the allegations against Saudi Arabia to the sexual misconduct allegations from multiple women against Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh during ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Wendy’s worker who put ‘Chubby’ on customer receipt fired

Wendy’s worker who put ‘Chubby’ on customer receipt fired

As he waited for his food, he told the station, he noticed on the receipt that she'd written his name down as "Chubby". "Everybody started laughing in the restaurant, and I got really embarrassed". "We work very hard to create a welcoming and inclusive environment for our employees and customers", the statement said, according to WBTV. A spokesperson for the company later apologised and confirmed that the employee responsible had been fired. Consulte Mais Informação

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Audi fined $1.3 billion in Germany over Dieselgate engines

Audi fined $1.3 billion in Germany over Dieselgate engines

While the VW group has admitted 1.2 million vehicles were affected in the United Kingdom, it has refused similar payouts to owners on the grounds no European Union law was broken through the use of the software. Targets include former chief executives Martin Winterkorn and Matthias Mueller, present VW boss Herbert Diess and supervisory board chairman Hans Dieter Poetsch. Consulte Mais Informação

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Disappearance of Saudi Arabia journalist Jamal Khashoggi: Prof. John Stremlau

Disappearance of Saudi Arabia journalist Jamal Khashoggi: Prof. John Stremlau

The intention had been only to abduct him from Turkey , the sources said . The crown prince, ambitious, aggressive and just 33 in a kingdom long ruled by aging monarchs, has considerable weight in Saudi government actions. "He had this guy murdered in the consulate in Turkey and to expect me to ignore it?" The screaming stopped when Khashoggi - who was last seen entering the Saudi consulate on 2 October - was injected with an as yet unknown substance. Consulte Mais Informação

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Lyft's $299 All-Access service is available across the US

For anyone doing the math on the back of a napkin, that comes out to around $150 in savings if you use all 30 rides. If a ride goes over $15, you pay the difference. The subscription plan was announced days after Lyft launched a "Ditch Your Car" challenge in 35 cities, essentially asking selected volunteers to commit to one month using $550 in Lyft credit for transportation instead of their cars. Consulte Mais Informação

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YouTube outage across the world, company says working on resolving issue

YouTube outage across the world, company says working on resolving issue

CNET reports that users trying to access videos or upload content were greeted with an error message. "We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause and will keep you updated", the streaming service wrote in a Tweet . YouTube said it was trying to resolve the issue. A YouTube outage map on the Down Detector website showed the broadcasting issues affected several countries including the United States, Australia, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Japan and the United Kingdom. Consulte Mais Informação

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