Other features coming to MacOS this fall include a major accessibility update that allows for system-wide voice control, the ability to use an iPad as a secondary display or drawing tablet, and a Screen Time app for monitoring and restricting app use, similar to the iOS version. … [Read more...] about MacOS Catalina will track down your lost MacBook with other people’s iPhones
Across the 100 top-grossing movies from 2007-2018, only 3% of films featured leads or co-leads with Latino actors. 4.5% of more than 47,000 speaking or named roles went to Latinx actors. Only 3% were leads or co-leads. This is 13.8 percentage points below U.S. Census figures. Five of the 17 lead actress roles in the films studied were played by Cameron Diaz. Only eight male and 2 female leads, co-leads, or members of an ensemble cast were 45 years of age or older at the time of theatrical release. Both female leads were played by Jennifer Lopez. Out of 200 films examined, 24% of all Latino-speaking characters and 28% of top-billed Latino talent were depicted as lawbreakers across a range of violent and nonviolent crimes. 61.9% of all characters shown engaged in illegal activity were gang members or drug dealers. Of the 100 top-grossing films of 2018, 47 completely lacked a speaking or named character of Latino descent, and 70 lacked Latinas completely. Five hundred sixty-eight of … [Read more...] about Turns out Latinx people are staggeringly underrepresented in Hollywood movies
The comments by the head of India’s largest lender may give a momentum fillip to the stock but a lot will depend on how the private bank raises funds in the coming days. All eyes will be on the bank’s extraordinary general meeting (EGM) called on February 7. … [Read more...] about Yes Bank share price surges 7%, should you buy it?
The Directorate General of Central Excise Intelligence (DGCEI) had in 2011 initiated a probe against the company for allegedly misusing "area-based exemption" for a new unit in Baddi in Himachal Pradesh to avail excise duty benefits, even before it came into existence, they said. … [Read more...] about Mondelez pays over Rs 400 cr to settle tax dispute involving alleged ‘ghost’ unit in India
The service was initially rolled out in Peru and offered in 10 countries, but Ersek said the arrangement has worked out so well that Amazon brought it to the United States, where financial access is still a problem for many consumers. “There are people in Tennessee, there are people in Nebraska, they really want to use cash payments or other tools,” Ersek said. “So, I think including everyone is extremely important.” … [Read more...] about Big banks vs. Big Tech: Citi’s president on the existential threat facing finance