Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Loses His Crown As World’s Richest Person

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Loses His Crown As World's Richest Person

Amazon founder and Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos is no longer the world’s richest person after Amazon.com Inc. stock tumbled on Thursday. He has lost the title to Microsoft Corporation cofounder and fellow Washington state resident Bill Gates. His current fortune is worth USD 105.7 billion. Bezos lost the crown after shares of the biggest online retailer dropped 8.1 percent to USD 1,637 in extended trading at around 4.24 pm in New York. The new price of Amazon shares has brought the fortune of Bezos to USD 102.8 billion. Almost…

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As School Reopens, It Brings Asthma and Allergy Flare-Ups for Kids

as school reopens, it brings asthma and allergy flare-ups for kids

The schools will soon reopen in late August, and kids will be back to their routines. But, the fall will not only be the start of schools but also increased flare-ups of allergies and asthma in kids. This is one of the challenges to be kept in mind by parents. According to Dr. Todd Mahr, President of the American College of Allergy, asthma, and Immunology (ACAAI), there is an increase in kids’ visits for asthma and allergies due to various factors. Hospitals witness what’s known as ‘September Spike’ due to…

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Blue Origins Working with Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman & Draper for Lunar Lander

blue origins working with lockheed martin, northrop grumman & draper for lunar lander

Today, Jeff Bezos, Amazon CEO and founder of Blue Origins, announced the plans for the Space company. Jeff Bezos announced that Blue Origins would work with Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman & Draper for building the futuristic Lunar Lander and orbiter. The new landing system will be able to accommodate humans and transport them back and forth from the Moon. In his speech at 70th International Astronautical Congress in Washington, D.C., Jeff Bezos shared the vision and plans for the company, with the same announcement. According to Jeff Bezos, the company…

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According to Scientists, Hurricane and Nor’easters Can Create “Stromquakes”

According to Scientists, Hurricane and Nor’easters Can Create “Stromquakes”

Scientists are alarmed since the discovery of mash-up of two natural disasters. These disasters are hurricanes and earthquakes, and scientists are calling it “Stromquakes.” The shaking of sea bed caused because of hurricanes and nor’easters can rumble like earthquake of 3.5 magnitudes, and it can last for days as well. This study was published in the journal of Geophysical Research Letters this week. Wenyuan Fan is the study’s lead author, and he is a seismologist at Florida State University. He stated that stromquake is more than an oddity, and it…

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Algae Bloom in Freshwater Lakes Across the Globe Have Increased These Days

algae bloom in freshwater lakes across the globe have increased these days

A new study published this Monday reveals an unpleasant reality. According to which, potentially toxic algae that blooms in the world become more intense in the past 30 years. Climate change is not the only reason that blooms have gotten worse, but the increasing global temperature is making it worse for the lakes to recover from them. For the purpose of their studies researchers from NASA and Stanford University used the data that was collected by Landsat 5 near-Earth satellite. This satellite orbited around the earth and took pictures of…

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According to research, bumblebee medicine is founded in heather shrub

according to research, bumblebee medicine is founded in heather shrub

The group of researchers from the University of London investigated numerous plants for its medicinal properties. They research and tested a wide range of nectar from nearly about 17 plants for its therapeutic effects on several parasites in the gut of bumblebees. This including ivy, clover, dandelion, and others. Bumblebee is also known as bumblebee or humble-bee. Currently, there are nearly 250 species in the genus Bombus. It belongs to one of the bee families. They are found primarily in the higher altitudes or latitudes region of the Northern Hemisphere.…

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After 15 months-long trade war, US and China trade talks to resume again

after 15 months-long trade war, us and china trade talks to resume again

US and China major trade negotiators are scheduled to meet on Thursday to figure out an option to end the 15-month dispute, as new spurs between the two world’s largest economies threaten people’s hope for improvement. Liu He, the Chinese Vice Premier, US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, will seek to narrow their differences to avoid the US$ 250 billion worth of China Goods tariff originally scheduled for October 15. Which is about human rights violations of Muslim minority groups in China’s Xinjiang province. But the…

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Verizon Acquires Software and Technology of Augmented Reality Startup Jaunt XR

verizon acquires software and technology of augmented reality startup jaunt xr

Jaunt XR, an AR start-up, has announced the acquisition of its assets. Reportedly, Verizon has purchased all software and technology along with some other properties of Jaunt. Remarkably, the announcement does not reveal whether Verizon is procuring the augmented reality startup. Even more, it is unclear whether the company will keep functioning separately. Thus the exact terms of the deal remain mysterious. As a part of the bid, Verizon will be the owner of Jaunt’s technology and software. Mitzi Reaugh, Jaunt’s CEO, said they are excited with the acquisition deal…

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Apple Issues A Warning For New Iphone Owners Over The Installation Of Unauthorized Displays For Iphones

apple issues a warning for new iphone owners over the installation of unauthorized displays for iphones

Recently, Apple management has made clear that the owners of Apple iPhone must use the screen displays made by Apple if their phone needs a screen replacement. The company has issued a warning for 2019 consumers that the display of must be Apple, any official Apple Service Providers, or from an Independent Repair Provider if they are using original parts made by Apple. The company management claims that the parts made by them have been tested thoroughly to meet the high standards, optimum performance and best quality. Apple mentions that…

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