Calls for tougher regulation of second hand clothes

    Following an investigation by ITV News, the UK’s recycling industry is calling for better regulation of the international trade in second-hand clothing. The Textile Recycling Association says the Environment Agency should do more to prevent “people operating under the radar”. It comes after our cameras filmed piles of discarded clothes in Ghana left on illegal […]

    National electronics policy to be finalised in second half of FY19: Sources

    The government is expected to bring, this financial year, an ambitious national electronics policy that seeks to position India not only as production hub to serve the booming domestic market, but also for exports. The proposed policy that spans diverse areas ranging from medical electronics to mobile phones and automotives will underscore India’s growing manufacturing […]

    WordPress Delivers Second Patch For SQL Injection Bug

    A bug exploitable in WordPress 4.8.2 and earlier creates unexpected and unsafe conditions ripe for a SQL injection attack, exposing sites created on the content management system to takeover. WordPress released WordPress 4.8.3 Tuesday, which mitigates the vulnerability. “This is a security release for all previous versions and we strongly encourage you to update your […]

    The Second Life of Clothing You Donate

    n a chic clothing store in Los Angeles, a handful of women quietly browse racks of flowy summer dresses, brightly colored shorts, fringed caftans, and shoes ranging from five-inch stilettos to strappy jelly sandals. Rihanna is singing about diamonds through the speakers while expertly dressed sales associates wrap purchases in tissue paper and hand-stamped shopping […]

    Small Business Web Designer Wix Sees 44 Percent Increase in Second Quarter

    Wix, the global Web development platform aimed at small to medium sized businesses, has announced some impressive second quarter numbers. The company reported collections up to $57.4 million, a 44 percent increase year-over-year. The cloud-based service also reported an increase in subscribers, topping out at 68 million registered users. That’s a marked increase from the number […]

    Samsung Could Face Second Recall as US Probes Burnt Galaxy Note 7

    HIGHLIGHTS Second recall likely if replacement Galaxy Note 7 fire report confirmed Company’s earnings rose at the slowest pace in five quarters Owner of the phone involved in the incident said device was a replacement Samsung could face an unusual second recall of its Galaxy Note 7 smartphones if one that caught fire aboard an […]

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    World’s largest aircraft, Airlander 10, crash lands during second test flight in England

    The Airlander 10, the world’s largest aircraft, crash landed while on its second test flight in Bedfordshire, England, its British manufacturer Hybrid Air Vehicles said on Wednesday. The 92-metre-long aircraft’s cockpit incurred damages after it nosedived during its landing, AFP reported. Hybrid Air said all crew members were safe after the crash landing. “No damage […]

    Samsung Tips Best Profit In More Than 2 Years For Second Quarter

    Seoul: Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Thursday its second-quarter operating profit likely rose 17.4 percent from a year earlier, its highest in more than 2 years as Galaxy S7 smartphone sales propelled mobile earnings. The world’s top maker of smartphones and memory chips said in a regulatory filing its April-June profit was […]

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    Accenture raises revenue forecast after strong second quarter

    A file photo of the Accenture stand at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Accenture has been investing heavily to boost its digital business. Photo: Reuters Bengaluru: Accenture Plc raised its full-year net revenue forecast well above analysts’ expectations and reported better-than-expected quarterly revenue and profit, led by strong growth in its consulting business, especially […]

    Uniqlo launches second hijab collection with UK designer

    Uniqlo is the first major high street retailer to launch a line of fashionable hijab and modest wear (Picture: Uniqlo) Uniqlo has created a second fashion range in collaboration with young UK designer Hana Tajima, which features hijab headscarves and kebaya. The line has just launched throughout the US for the first time and will hit the […]