Widespread computer outage hit American, JetBlue, leaving passengers grounded

Many travelers were left waiting around Tuesday after a computer glitch hit the reservation and booking system used by several US airlines. American Airlines, JetBlue and Alaska Airlines were among the companies affected by the outage. The airlines are now saying systems have been restored. “All functions have been restored following a temporary outage of Sabre’s systems that impacted […]

India to hit ton in business ease rank

India will leapfrog 30 places to the 100th position out of 190 countries in the World Bank’s Doing Business Report, high-level sources have confirmed to The Hindu. According to a source involved in the exercise — the report is expected to be released on October 31 — “India will hit a century.” This huge jump in […]

InterContinental Says 1,200 Hotels in the US Hit by Cyber-Attack

Global hotel chain InterContinental Hotels Group Plc said 1,200 of its franchised hotels in the United States, including Holiday Inn and Crowne Plaza, were victims of a three-month cyber-attack that sought to steal customer payment card data. The company declined to say how many payment cards were stolen in the attack, the latest in a […]

Typography: The unsung hero of a hit messaging

“kind is saying things to us all the time. Typefaces specific a mood, an atmosphere. They deliver words a positive coloring.” – Rick Poynor, Helvetica (2007) i lately stumbled throughout a blog article from ProPublica titled “How typography can keep your life” (Idistinctly endorse bookmarking this for later) with the aid of Lena Groeger. within […]

PS4 income Hit 40 Million as Sony Console Dominates

Sony Interactive leisure introduced Thursday that playstation four sales hit 40 million gadgets, being snapped up at a report–setting tempo. PS4 has ruled the marketplace for the modern day–era consoles, with industry trackers pegging sales as being nearly double the ones of rival Microsoft Xbox One. “we are truely grateful for the vast assist from […]

Google, Uber can be Hit by way of New regulations on Maps; government wishes comments

HIGHLIGHTS New thought says licence needed to gather info for maps. Google, taxi apps and others use personal and crowd-sourced maps. idea talks of huge fines for incorrect depictions of Kashmir. corporations like Google which provide maps – or services like Uber and Ola which use them – may run into new problem. an offer […]