Apple’s iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are selling like hot cakes, as the company has just announced that a record 4 million combined iPhone 6 versions have been preordered in the first 24 hours, further confirming previous reports of record sales. Show More Summary
Apple already announced a record number of pre-orders for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, revealing it sold 4 million combined units in the first 24 hours of preorder availability, and thus confirming similar reports from AT&T and independent checks with Apple and its carrier partners’ online stores in the markets the new iPhones will launch first. Show More Summary
Apple's new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus went up for pre-order just three days ago, and as expected, they've helped set a new sales record. The company announced today that combined sales of the new 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch iPhones topped 4 million in the first...
The first two games of the Jay Gruden era for the Washington Redskins looked like they made for a quick start, with games against Houston and then Jacksonville at home, who combined for a 6-26 record last season. But suddenly, nothing looks easy for the Redskins as they try to rebound from a 3-13 season. Show More Summary
By Andrew Sachais: Comcast's (NASDAQ:CMCSA) (NASDAQ:CMCSK) share price is moving toward record highs on a combination of strong organic growth and a planned merger with Time Warner Cable (NYSE:TWC). Many in the media industry fear the deal between Comcast and Time Warner could lead to a monopoly-like competition environment. Show More Summary
Last month U.S.-listed ETFs attracted $15 billion in new money, which, when combined with new highs for the market, helped total assets climb 3% to a record $1.9 trillion. Yet ETF.com, which published the numbers today, notes that asset gathering for the industry is behind 2013 levels: $106 billion of year-to-date inflows is dwarfed by [...]
The FIBA World Cup was advertised as a two-team race, and it has lived up to that billing through the midway point of the group stage. Both Team USA and Spain boast 3-0 records and a combined average margin of victory of 32.2 points....Show More Summary
The great Philly psychedelic garage rockers Purling Hiss have a new album called Weirdon coming this month, and today they’ve shared an absolute gem from that record. It’s called “Forcefield Of Solitude,” and it somehow combines a droning art-rock trance with a rollicking classic rock car stereo jam. It’s equally suited for pumping fists or [...]
Ex Hex put on a damn great set of music during SXSW at Waterloo Records. Up until that time, I had heard only track but their set of edgy set combining power-pop and punk completely won me over. Check out two of the tracks below. Here is some info from Merge. Ex Hex is Mary [...]
Amazon, which sells more books than every other seller combined, isn’t afraid to push publishers around to get what it wants. Earlier this year, the ecommerce giant removed pre-order buttons, increased shipping times, and reduced discounts on books published by the Hachette Book Group as part of a contract dispute between the two companies. Show More Summary
Since Peyton Manning joined the Broncos in 2012, Denver has dominated the AFC West, rolling to a combined 26-6 regular season record. The Broncos have fattened up on their divisional foes, winning 12-of-13 against West competition. The only AFC West club to defeat the Broncos in this span? The Chargers, who won at Denver last…
A combined unit with prime Central Park views at the venerable San Remo was the most expensive sale of the week, according to city records.
``So the two remaining net buyers, the only two forces left standing to buy US government debt, were foreign countries and the Fed. Their combined holdings of Treasuries soared by $882 billion -- $18 billion more than the Treasury issued. The rest of the world, that is US and global investors, were net sellers of US Treasuries.''
Teqball is a combination of soccer and table tennis. Players can hit the ball with their head, shoulders, knees or feet. An optional sensor system automatically officiates, tracks scores and records player stats.
Anadarko's strong position in the U.S., and its international assets, combined to put up a record performance last quarter.
California is in deep, deep trouble when it comes to heat, drought, wildfires and water resources. The state is on track to have, by far, its warmest year on record, and the combination of heat and record dry weather has put the majority of the state in the most severe drought conditions on the scale As of Aug. Show More Summary
The $40.24 billion in combined quarterly profits that U.S. banks reported from April to May is just a rounding error short of the all-time record. The post American Banks Just Posted Their Second-Highest Quarterly Profit On Record appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Like a Fitbit for your baby, Sproutling is an app combined with a wearable band that monitors your baby’s status and helps you understand how to be a more effective parent. The app records the baby’s heartbeat, if the baby is sleeping...Show More Summary
Discogs is a combined music database, marketplace and community featuring both vinyl and CDs though I mostly associate it with vinyl. This week they launched a new site, VinylHub, as a "Discogs for Record Shops." There are already 1480 shops listed and 1990 members on the site. Show More Summary
The hacked records, discovered by a security firm based in Milwaukee, include user name and password combinations and more than 500 million email addresses.