According to reports, some of software giant Microsoft's online services, including Xbox. com, suffered from a global outage last week; with the disruption reportedly taking place on Thursday afternoon.
Reports of the worldwide outage of a few Microsoft online services first started appearing on the microblogging service Twitter.
In a move which marks Apple's ongoing efforts to expand the availability of the new smaller iPad Mini tablet - the iPad Mini with Retina Display - in the US, the company is reportedly spreading out its unusually "clandestine" sales rollout for the device.
Due to urgent repairs under progress on the Transpower network, parts of Waikato will experience power cuts today.
The company mentioned that the annual maintenance checks revealed a problem with the transmission line, which feeds power to the Hinuera area, earlier this week. Areas which will be affected are Hinuera, Tirau, Putaruru and some parts of Matamata.
Comcast Corp. (CMCSA) and Charter (CHTR) Communications Inc., who are aiming to redesign the cable industry, have discussed a joint offer to buy Time Warner Cable (TWC) Inc. and distribute its customers, said, people with knowledge of the matter.
CEO Elon Musk of automaker Tesla Motors says he is confident that its Model S electric car is safe and will be cleared by a federal investigation in the two battery fire cases.
Auto industry magazine Green Car Journal named the 2014 Honda Accord as the '2014 Green Car of the Year' during the Thursday proceedings at the Los Angeles Auto Show.
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