Daily Archive: January 8, 2018

Source: Bears to hire Chiefs OC Nagy as coach

12:17 PM ET The Chicago Bears have named former Kansas City Chiefs offensive coordinator Matt Nagy their new head coach, the team announced Monday. Nagy replaces John Fox who was fired after posting a...

Israel’s Central Bank Says Bitcoin Is An Asset

By PYMNTS An asset, not a currency. So declared Israel’s central bank, which said Monday, as reported by Reuters, that it would not view cryptocurrencies — bitcoin among them, of course — as a...

Changing Retail Is Changing Retail Workers

By PYMNTS As checkout processes become more automated and the point of sale moves to a mobile-first approach, the role of the retail clerk is also changing. Ringing up goods is giving way to...

Scorchers romp home with Turner 70

3:00 AM ET Perth Scorchers 5 for 186 (Turner 70, Willey 55, Nabi 1-30) beat Melbourne Renegades 3 for 185 (White 68*, Cooper 57, Tye 2-36) by five wickets A stunning innings from Ashton...

Murray has surgery on hip, eyes Wimbledon

8:56 AM ET Andy Murray underwent right hip surgery Monday and hopes to be back on tour “during the grass-court season” and in time for Wimbledon. Murray, 30, who has not played competitively since...

Google Defends Google Home At CES

By PYMNTS For the first time in years, Google had an official stand-alone booth at CES – a sign to buyers that it is ready to collaborate with both top brands and startups in...

Payments 2018: Think This — Not That

By Karen Webster In 800 B.C., when people wanted to know the answer to “what’s next” about their personal futures, they flocked to Delphi and asked Pythia, the Oracle of Delphi. It was a...

Google, Facebook Take FCC To Court Over Net Neutrality

By PYMNTS Internet Association (IA), a lobbying group that represents the likes of Amazon, Facebook, Google and Netflix, is joining a lawsuit against the Federal Communication Commission’s move to get rid of net neutrality....