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March 27, 2015 10:55 AM GameStop Outlines Acquisition Plans in Push to Diversify Stores

(Bloomberg) -- GameStop Corp., faced with a shrinking core business selling video games, is accelerating its effort to diversify by adding to its stores that offer AT&T Inc. wireless plans and acquiring other technology retail chains. The Grapevine, Texas-based company, which won court approval to take over 163 locations from bankrupt RadioShack Corp., is looking 14

March 27, 2015 5:22 AM Germanwings passengers knew they would crash: 'We can hear them screaming'

PARIS -- What was it like in the final seconds aboard Germanwings Flight 9524? The doomed jet's black box voice recorder provides terrifying sounds of passengers screaming in terror and the pilot frantically pounding on the locked cockpit door as the 27-year-old German co-pilot deliberately and wordlessly smashed an Airbus carrying 150 people into an Alpine 30

March 27, 2015 2:54 AM LG Watch Urbane LTE Launches In South Korea For $589

LG decided to finally launch its LG Watch Urbane LTE in South Korea on Friday with its $589 price tag. The tech giant's smartwatch boasts the capability to directly make and receive phone calls, send SMS, make payments through NFC (Near-Field Communication) without the need for an actual smartphone. The tech giant's smartwatch boasts the capability to directly 13

March 27, 2015 2:31 AM AT&T unveils public Wi-Fi solution for small businesses

Targeting the consumer expectation of free Wi-Fi, AT&T on March 26 announced its Small Site solution, which is designed to provide easy deployment and cost-effective connectivity to small businesses. The new product comes in two models: one that is solely a public Wi-Fi hotspot, the second also includes a 4G/LTE connection. Both Small Site models provide 11

March 27, 2015 2:23 AM Airlines introduce two-person cockpit rule after Alps crash

BERLIN/PARIS (Reuters) - Airlines rushed on Thursday to change their rules so as to require a second crew member in the cockpit at all times, hours after French prosecutors suggested a co-pilot who barricaded himself alone at the controls of a jetliner had crashed it on purpose. The United States already requires two crew members to be in the cabin at all times 43

March 27, 2015 12:50 AM Co-pilot suspected of deliberately crashing Germanwings jet

PARIS/SEYNE-LES-ALPES (Reuters) - A young German co-pilot barricaded himself alone in the cockpit of Germanwings flight 9525 and apparently set it on course to crash into an Alpine mountain, killing all 150 people on board including himself, French prosecutors said on Thursday. They offered no motive for why Andreas Lubitz, 27, would take the controls 43

March 26, 2015 11:26 PM Facebook, Moving Ahead with Drone, Plans Test This Summer

Facebook plans to test a version of its solar-powered drone this summer, a step in its efforts to beam Internet access to billions of people without it today, executives said on Thursday. Earlier this month, Facebook tested a smaller drone, about one-tenth the size of its planned solar-powered models. The full-size version will have the wingspan of a Boeing 13

March 26, 2015 8:21 PM U.S. airline policies keep 2 in cockpit

Aviation experts, pilots and flight attendants said Thursday that the apparent scenario that unfolded in the cockpit of a Germanwings jet over France — where authorities said a co-pilot locked the captain out and steered the jet into a mountain — would be prevented by policies used by U.S. carriers. “Every airline in the United States has procedures 11

March 26, 2015 8:10 PM Cockpit Rule After Crash Revelation

(Bloomberg) -- Within hours of news emerging that a pilot apparently chose to kill himself and 149 others by crashing a Germanwings plane into a mountain, other carriers began adopting rules requiring at least two people in the cockpit. Norwegian Air Shuttle ASA and EasyJet Plc in Europe, together with Air Canada, announced Thursday that they’ll follow 12

March 26, 2015 7:54 PM Germanwings plane crash: What does 'fit to fly' miss?

(CNN)The tragic news that Germanwings Flight 9525 was deliberately crashed into the French Alps by a pilot deemed "100% fit to fly" challenges the common understanding of the phrase. The CEO of Lufthansa -- of which Germanwings is a subsidiary -- said Lubiz had been "fit to fly." But for most of us, the prosecutor's preliminary finding that the 28-year-old 23