US created 155,000 jobs in November, vs 198,000 expected

US created 155,000 jobs in November, vs 198,000 expected

Job creation skewed to services-related industries, which added 132,000, while goods producers grew by 29,000, the lowest increase since March. Government jobs declined by 6,000. Health care and professional and business services added the largest number of workers with 32,000 apiece. Manufacturing rose by 27,000, while transportation and warehousing contributed 25,000. Heading into the holiday season, retail jobs edged higher by 18,000, though clothing stores reported a net decline of 14,000. Electronics and appliances stores…

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Macron expected to promise economic change but is it too late?

Macron expected to promise economic change but is it too late?

Barcroft Media | Barcroft Media | Getty Images PARIS, FRANCE – NOVEMBER 24: The french gilets jaunes protest turns out to be a revolution against President Macron today as thousands riot on the Champs Elysees on November 24, 2018 in Paris, France. PHOTOGRAPH BY Kiran Ridley / Barcroft Images (Photo credit should read Kiran Ridley / Barcroft Media via Getty Images) One coordinator of the “yellow vest” protests, Thierry Paul Valette, told reporters on Saturday…

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Nokia 8.1 India Launch Expected Today, Features Android 9 Pie and Snapdragon 710 SoC

Nokia 8.1 India Launch Expected Today, Features Android 9 Pie and Snapdragon 710 SoC

Nokia 8.1, the global variant of the Nokia X7, is expected to be unveiled in India today. HMD Global late last month sent invites for a New Delhi launch event scheduled for 5:30pm on Monday, and following its global unveiling in Dubai last week, the Nokia 8.1 can be expected to be launched in India on the date. The smartphone’s highlights include its dual rear cameras with Zeiss optics, its 18W fast charging capabilities, its…

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Nokia 8.1 Launch Expected Today, How to Watch Live Stream

Nokia 8.1 Launch Expected Today, How to Watch Live Stream

Nokia 8.1, the anticipated name of the much-rumoured Nokia X7 global variant, is expected to be launched today at an event in Dubai. Nokia mobile brand licensee HMD Global sent invites for the event last month, and the invite (seen above) clearly shows three phones. Apart from the Nokia 8.1, it appears ready to launch the Nokia 3.1 Plus and Nokia 5.1 Plus for European markets – smartphones that were originally launched in India in…

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ISM non-manufacturing index hits 60.7 in November, vs. 59.7 expected

ISM non-manufacturing index hits 60.7 in November, vs. 59.7 expected

Eduardo Munoz | Reuters A worker of the LIC Corner Cafe prepares an expresso for customers in Long Island City,  New York, November 7, 2018.  The U.S. services sector expanded in the month of November, according to data released Thursday by the Institute for Supply Management. The ISM non-manufacturing index rose to 60.7 last month. Economists polled by Refinitiv expected the ISM non-manufacturing index to hit 59.7 for November, down slightly from 60.3 in October….

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Meizu M16th, Meizu M6T, Meizu C9 India Launch Expected Today, How to Watch Live Stream

Meizu M16th, Meizu M6T, Meizu C9 India Launch Expected Today, How to Watch Live Stream

Meizu is set to re-enter the Indian smartphone market on Wednesday, with a launch event in New Delhi that kicks off at 12pm IST. The company is set to launch the Meizu M16th, a rebranded version of the Meizu 16th, which is itself a rebranded version of the Meizu 16. The Meizu M6T is also anticipated to launch, a rebranded version of the Meizu 6T (seen above). The company will be launching three smartphones, Gadgets…

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Vivo Nex Dual Screen Edition Launch Expected on December 11, 10GB of RAM Tipped

Vivo Nex Dual Screen Edition Launch Expected on December 11, 10GB of RAM Tipped

Photo Credit: Twitter/ Ben Geskin A leak reveals that the second-generation Vivo Nex might be termed the Vivo Nex Dual Screen Vivo Nex is the Chinese phone maker’s premium smartphone series that comes with top-of-the-line specifications and unique features. The successor to the original Vivo Nex has been teased by the company recently, and now it seems to ready for official launch in China as the phone has started leaking through several outlets. The latest…

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Oil surges 5 pct on trade truce, expected supply cuts

Oil surges 5 pct on trade truce, expected supply cuts

Oil prices jumped by more than 5 percent on Monday after the United States and China agreed to a 90-day truce in a trade dispute, and ahead of a meeting this week of the producer club OPEC that is expected to cut supply. U.S. light crude oil rose $2.92 a barrel to a high of $53.85, up 5.7 percent, before easing to around $53.00 by 0930 GMT. Brent crude rose 5.3 percent or $3.14 to…

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Nokia 8.1 India Launch Expected as HMD Global Reschedules Event to December 10

Nokia 8.1 India Launch Expected as HMD Global Reschedules Event to December 10

Nokia 8.1, which was earlier expected to be unveiled in India on December 6, will now likely make an appearance on December 10. HMD Global has sent out revised invites for an event later this month announcing the change of dates. Since the invite was last sent, HMD Global has officially launched the Nokia 7.1 in India, which means the as-yet announced Nokia 8.1 is likely to be the star at the India launch event…

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How Much Mary Poppins Returns Is Expected To Make During Its First Week

How Much Mary Poppins Returns Is Expected To Make During Its First Week

With Star Wars taking the holiday season off, the pre-Christmas movie slate is positively stacked, with a murderer’s row of huge films all with serious name recognition. One of those films is Mary Poppins Returns, the sequel to Disney’s 1964 classic. The uplifting family film is arriving at just the right time before the holidays, and it looks like it could have a magical showing at the box office as the Rob Marshall film is…

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Nokia 8.1, Nokia 7.1 India Launch Expected at HMD Global’s December 6 Event

Nokia 8.1, Nokia 7.1 India Launch Expected at HMD Global’s December 6 Event

HMD Global, the Nokia brand licensee, has now sent out invites for an event on December 6 in India. The company is largely expected to launch the Nokia 8.1 – the anticipated global variant of the Nokia X7 in the country. It may also be called the Nokia 7.1 Plus, if the rumour mills are correct. The Nokia Mobile India Twitter handle has been teasing the launch of smartphones with the #ExpectMore hashtag, and the…

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OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition Expected to Launch on December 12 as OnePlus and McLaren Announce Partnership

OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition Expected to Launch on December 12 as OnePlus and McLaren Announce Partnership

OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition might arrive in only the top-end 8GB RAM + 256GB storage configuration OnePlus on Tuesday announced an official partnership with autosport giant McLaren with an aim to unveil the result of this collaboration on December 12 in India. While not confirmed yet, this could be a special edition variant of the company’s latest OnePlus 6T smartphone. Given the focus on speed and performance of this partnership, the new special edition model…

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Qualcomm Snapdragon 8150 Launch Expected in Hawaii on December 4

Qualcomm Snapdragon 8150 Launch Expected in Hawaii on December 4

Qualcomm is all set to unveil its latest mobile flagship processor chip at its annual tech summit early next month, if an invite sent out for its annual summit is any indication. The mobile chip giant has sent out media invites for its next big launch event to be held in Hawaii on December 4. This is largely expected to be the summit where Qualcomm unveils the Snapdragon 8150 SoC, successor to last year’s Snapdragon…

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Snap Loses More Users Than Expected in Q3, Forecasts Further Fall Next Quarter

Snap Loses More Users Than Expected in Q3, Forecasts Further Fall Next Quarter

Snap lost more users than Wall Street expected in the third quarter as it continued to grapple with an unpopular redesign of its Snapchat photo-messaging app and fierce competition from Facebook’s Instagram. Daily active users are expected to fall again next quarter, Snap Chief Financial Officer Tim Stone told analysts on a conference call, which would mark the third sequential quarter of user declines. Snap shares, which have lost more than 52 percent since the beginning…

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Moto G7, Moto G7 Plus, Moto Z4 Key Specifications Leaked, Snapdragon 8150 Expected on Moto Z4

Moto G7, Moto G7 Plus, Moto Z4 Key Specifications Leaked, Snapdragon 8150 Expected on Moto Z4

Photo Credit: Mr. Gizmo Moto G7 Plus will likely get one from the Snapdragon 700 series, which could just be the Snapdragon 710 Moto G7 and Moto G7 Plus are expected to be next in line for Lenovo’s Moto mid-range smartphone series, with launch expected sometime next year. Even the Moto Z4 is expected to succeed the Moto Z3 in 2019. While there is still some time to go for the official unveiling of these…

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