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Dow Inc., Pfizer share losses lead Dow's 29-point drop - MarketWatch

Shares of Dow Inc. and Pfizer are seeing declines Friday morning, sending the Dow Jones Industrial Average into negative territory. The Dow was most recently... more

Walmart takes a step toward owning the food chain - CNN

America's biggest retailers are pushing back against this country's largest meat processors. The future of the nation's food chain is on the line. more

Uber and Lyft are finally coming to Vancouver, British Columbia - Quartz

Vancouverites will finally be able to order an Uber (or Lyft), starting today. more

Oil plunges as coronavirus outbreak threatens demand - Fox Business

Oil prices remained under pressure Friday morning as the spreading of the coronavirus threatened to weigh on global demand. more

Gold prices higher after mixed IHS Markit PMI data - Kitco NEWS


AutoZone's stock surged 40% in the last year. Here's how it's thriving in the era of Amazon - CNBC

The auto parts retailer specializes in keeping on hand a staggeringly wide inventory of parts for all kinds of cars, and training staff to answer obscure or complex questions. Now it wants a bigger piece of the market serving professional mechanics. more


Technology News

Fortnite Chapter 2’s second season is finally coming on February 20th - The Verge

Fortnite developer Epic Games has announced the release date for Chapter 2: Season 2 of the battle royale game, which will debut on all platforms on February 20th. more

Tinder adds panic button to save users from dangerous dates - Fox News

Date from hell? Tinder claims it’s got your back. more

Save on the Google Pixel 3A and Pixel 4, and get a free gift card with purchase - The Verge

Google’s latest phones, the Pixel 3A and Pixel 4, are discounted at Best Buy and B&H Photo. Better yet, each phone includes a free gift card with purchase. Neither is at the lowest-ever price, but these are still good deals. more

I don't care whether PS5 or Xbox Series X has better graphics, and neither should you - Android Central

People are getting into arguments over the resolution that games will play at on PS5 versus Xbox Series X, and I'm already sick of it. Both consoles will be powerful and have breathtaking games. Play whichever you like. more

As SaaS stocks set new records, Atlassian's earnings show there's still room to grow - TechCrunch

Hello and welcome back to our regular morning look at private companies, public markets and the gray space in between. SaaS stocks had a good run in late 2019. TechCrunch covered their ascent, a recovery from early-year doldrums and a summer slowdown. In 2020… more

Captain Tsubasa: Rise of New Champions - Full Match Gameplay - IGN

Captain Tsubasa is back! Check out the dramatic gameplay from this full match between Nankatsu Middle School (Tsubasa Oozora) and Toho Academy (Kojiro Hyuga)... more

Resident Evil 3: 7 Improvements We Hope To See - IGN

A lot has changed since the 1999 release of RE3 and with the Resident Evil 3 Remake coming soon, here are the 7 things we think Capcom could improve to make ... more

Planters Peanuts is killing off their cannibal capitalist mascot in the most capitalist way possible - Boing Boing

Today, the Planters’ Peanut brand announced the “death” of Mr. Peanut, the jingoistic mascot-in-a-monocle who sold his own people down the gullets of Americans for more than a cen… more

Apple Arcade’s latest game is a more family-friendly Fortnite called Butter Royale - The Verge

The latest entry in the Apple Arcade iOS subscription game service is a flashy, multiplayer battle royale shooter that’s kind of like Fortnite — except it’s more kid-friendly, with a food fight theme. It’s called Butter Royale, and it’s available for all Appl… more

Here’s Android’s AirDrop clone, ‘Nearby Sharing,’ in action [Video] - 9to5Google

Google has been working on an AirDrop clone for Android called Nearby Sharing and now, we've got a video of the feature in action. more

Do you use antivirus software on your Android phone? - Android Central

There are a ton of antivirus apps available on the Play Store, but does anyone actually use these? Here's what our AC forum members have to say. more

A Google Search Algorithm Ranking Update On January 23rd? - Search Engine Roundtable

This is going to be a hard one to judge because I see chatter within the SEO community and also many of the tracking tools are lighting up. These are all signs that there was a Google search ranking more

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip leak points to tiny secondary display, dual 12MP cameras, and Snapdragon 855+ - Android Police

It's no secret that Samsung is working on a second foldable which is expected to feature a clamshell hinge, just like the new Motorola Razr. We've already more

Scooter app wars begin, and Lime isn't happy about it - CNET

Lime petitions Apple to yank Scooter Map from its App Store over alleged privacy violations. more

At $29,000 Canadian, Is This 2008 Audi RS4 A Real Northern Light? - Jalopnik

An expanding family is the excuse given for the sale of today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe Audi RS4. Let’s see if this Canadian-located hot shoe’s price makes it worth adding it to your own family. more

Here’s who Wrathion is, and what he’s up to in World of Warcraft - Polygon

Meet Wrathion, a character who just showed back up in World of Warcraft. How is he connected to the lore, and why does Anduin blame him for the death of his father? Here’s everything you need to know about the Black Prince. more

Samsung is building its own version of AirDrop called Quick Share - Engadget

Samsung users may get an AirDrop-like feature for their Galaxy phones. more

Apple is going to war with Europe to protect the iPhone's Lightning cable - Business Insider - Business Insider

The EU has been trying to make all smartphone producers use the same charging ports for over ten years, but Apple has always held out. more

US Air Force joins 'Call of Duty' sponsors for 2020 season - Fox Business

The Air Force will offer fans an opportunity to experience flight simulators and will also be a pregame feature sponsor. more

Houston, we have a bake-off! We finally know what happens when you bake cookies in space -

Behold, the first space-baked cookies! more