Microsoft Acquires AI Scheduling Startup Genee To Beef Up Office 365 – Tech Times

Microsoft confirms it has signed an agreement to acquire Genee, an artificial intelligence-powered scheduling service. The Redmond-based technology company reveals its plans to integrate the productivity app on Office 365. In a blogpost earlier this week, Microsoft corporate VP for Outlook and Office 365 Rajesh Jha divulged that along with the planned acquisition, Genee […]

With Audience Shrinking, NBC Looks Cautiously to Olympics in Asia – New York Times

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Japanese shares slip as yen edges higher, amid gains in other Asia markets – CNBC

“It’s still early days yet for the Jackson Hole conference … but the markets seem to be already discounting the possibility that Yellen may look to talk up a September rate hike,” said Angus Nicholson, a market analyst at spreadbettor IG. In the currency market, the dollar index, which measures the greenback against a basket […]

Could A TPP Failure Spell Disaster For US Power In Asia? – Daily Caller

The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) is on the rocks, and if President Barack Obama’s legacy trade deal fails, the U.S. may find itself ceding power to China and struggling to secure its preeminence in Asia, reports The Wall Street Journal. The TPP, a 12-nation free-trade agreement, could eliminate around 18,000 tariffs inhibiting trade for roughly 40 […]

10 People Who Died Breaking World Records

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How would you use Usain Bolt on your football team? –

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Here’s a fun daydream on a wretched Monday: How would you use Usain Bolt in the NFL? The legendary Jamaican sprinter won three more Gold medals this month, completing the unprecedented “triple-triple” at the Summer Olympics. Sunday Night Football analyst and Hall of Fame coach Tony Dungy was in Rio this weekend (synergy, folks), […]

Like the UK but better? Interest in New Zealand alternative soars after Brexit vote – The Guardian

It boasts spectacular scenery, a temperate climate and a labour shortage in key areas, but New Zealand’s most appealing attribute, according to the country’s leading newspaper, may be that it is “18,000km from Boris Johnson”. More than 10,500 Britons have inquired about emigrating to the country since the Brexit vote, the New Zealand Herald has […]