Verizon to buy prepaid wireless provider Tracfone for $6.25 billion

Verizon to buy prepaid wireless provider Tracfone for $6.25 billion

Verizon Communications said Monday it will buy prepaid mobile phones provider Tracfone, a unit of Mexican telecoms giant America Movil, in a $6.25 billion cash and stock deal. Tracfone, which serves about 21 million subscribers through more than 90,000 retail locations across the United States, said more than 13 million of its subscribers rely on … Read more

30 Years Of Bobbili Raja: Venkatesh Daggubati Goes Down the Memory Lane and Shares the Classic Posters of His Film

30 Years Of Bobbili Raja: Venkatesh Daggubati Goes Down the Memory Lane and Shares the Classic Posters of His Film

Southern superstar Venkatesh Daggubati went down memory lane on Monday and recalled the shoot of the 1990 film, Bobbili Raja. Venkatesh shared a few posters of the film on Instagram. He mentioned that the film, which was directed by B. Gopal has completed 30 years since its release. 3 Years Of Arjun Reddy: Vijay Deverakonda Fans … Read more

Rob Kardashian adds new tattoos to arm sleeve

Rob Kardashian poses shirtless in pool selfie

Rob Kardashian marked the end of “Keeping Up With the Kardashians” with some fresh ink. The Halfway Dead founder, 33, debuted new tattoos on his arm sleeve on Instagram Saturday, crediting Mister Cartoon for the body art. “Hawái,” he captioned the photo. Rob has had the sleeve for a while, but the new additions include … Read more

The EU is testing cross-border COVID-19 contact tracing

The EU is testing cross-border COVID-19 contact tracing

Deutsche Telekom and SAP developed the interoperability gateway service that allows for “a safe exchange of information between the backends of national contact tracing and warning apps,” according to the EC. The system will be run from the EC’s data centre in Luxembourg. If all goes well during the trial period, the gateway should go … Read more

MLB’s perfect playoffs is a Yankees dream and Astros nightmare

MLB's perfect playoffs is a Yankees dream and Astros nightmare

To complete this season MLB has needed an algorithm and Alvin Ailey’s spirit. Scheduling could not be done in 2020 without a computer and choreography. What already was going to be difficult — shoehorning 60 games into 66 days — had the degree of difficulty intensified by games postponed due to coronavirus cases, social-justice protests … Read more

‘Snitch on’ rule-of-six flouters, says minister

'Snitch on' rule-of-six flouters, says minister

A woman out walking in Bolton as the ‘rule of six’ came into force – Phil Noble/Reuters Snitch on people breaking ‘rule of six’, says minister The public should report their neighbours to the police if they host gatherings of more than six people, a minister has said as new restrictions to contain Covid-19 come into force. … Read more