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Activist shareholders take on the London Stock Exchange

Rolet: who knows? ACTIVIST hedge funds like Elliott Management, Cevian Capital or The Children’s Investment Fund (TCI) are famed for pushing for change at the companies they buy into. A favoured tactic is to install a new chief executive at a floundering firm. So it is odd to find a …

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Roy Moore Denies Allegations As Alabama Republicans Scramble for Supportive Bible Verses

Welcome to Barf Bag, a daily politics roundup to help you sort through the chaotic Trumpian news cycle. Read more… Powered by WPeMatico

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Diane Nukuri’s Long Run To Freedom

“My brother used to cover for me, and tell my mom I was visiting my grandma when I was out running,” says Diane Nukuri. “But people in the village would tell on me—‘I saw your daughter running. Such a shame.’” Read more… Powered by WPeMatico

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The 10 Best Deals of November 10, 2017

Before you head out for the weekend, check out the 10 best deals we found today from around the web. Read more… Powered by WPeMatico

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Women in Film Launches Sexual Harassment Tip Line

The organization Women in Film is launching a hotline to help women and men in Hollywood report sexual harassment. Read more… Powered by WPeMatico

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Lisa Bloom Says Her Excitement About Her Weinstein-Produced TV Series Clouded Her Judgment 

One of the many perplexing things to emerge in the days following news of Harvey Weinstein’s systemic abuse toward women was that he was being represented by Lisa Bloom, a lawyer known for defending high-profile victims of sexual abuse. Why, we wondered, would a woman who’s represented everyone from Blac …

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Apple’s iPhone X vs. Google’s Pixel 2 XL

Now that the new 2017 flagship smartphones from both Google and Apple are available and in the hands of consumers, we thought we’d compare Apple’s iPhone X with the Google Pixel 2 XL to see how these two devices measure up. In the video below, we took a look at …

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MacRumors Giveaway: Win Custom-Painted Black AirPods From BlackPods

Our BlackPods giveaways have been extremely popular with MacRumors readers, so this week, we’ve once again teamed up with BlackPods to offer you a chance to win a pair of AirPods that have been custom-painted black to better match darker devices. Black AirPods pair especially well with the new iPhone …

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Apple’s Extended 2017 Holiday Return Policy Said to Begin November 25

Apple’s annual extended holiday return policy will begin November 25 in the United States, according to a senior Apple support advisor. Most products and accessories purchased between November 25 and December 25 of this year will be eligible for return until January 8, 2018 in the United States, and the …

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Facebook Rebrands Standalone ‘Events’ iOS App as ‘Facebook Local’

One year after launching the standalone “Events” app for iOS and Android devices, Facebook today announced a rebranding and relaunch of the app that will also bring bars, restaurants, and nearby attractions to your attention. Now called “Local from Facebook,” or simply “Facebook Local,” the app combines your Facebook events …

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