Motorola has recently developed a habit of discreetly rolling out software updates for its Android-powered smartphones, casually publishing full release notes for major OS makeovers like build 9.0 on the company’s official support webpages instead of making noise on social media or composing boastful blog posts.That’s how we found out about the stable Android Pie goodies delivered to the Moto G6 Plus a little over a month back, followed by the Moto Z3 not long ago, and now the “regular” Moto G6.Before you get too excited, it’s worth pointing out that the actual rollouts tend to follow a few days or even weeks after these changelogs are posted, although on the bright side of things, Moto G6 users in Brazil reportedly started receiving the update a couple of weeks back.There’s nothing special or out of the ordinary to expect in terms of upgrades, enhancements, and tweaks, at least based on Motorola’s official changelog. That features everything … [Read more...] about Moto G6 users in the US should get ready for Android 9.0 Pie update
Aria Bendix, provided by Published 10:08 am PST, Thursday, January 24, 2019 Denise Truscello/Getty Images President Trump's plans to build a tower in Moscow have come under fire recently after BuzzFeed reported that Trump instructed his former lawyer, Michael Cohen, to lie about the project. Trump's current lawyer, Rudy Giuliani, previously told The New Yorker that the project never made it to the draft stage and has offered conflicting accounts of the timeline. Trump has walked away from his real estate projects since becoming president, but a number of towers still bear his name. Business Insider pulled together a list of all the Trump Towers that have been built or are set to be completed soon. Donald Trump's real estate dealings have cast a persistent shadow over his presidency. Even before the president took office, accusations of fraud surrounding the Trump Organization have prompted news organizations and members of the public to question his ethics … [Read more...] about Trump’s former plan to build a tower in Moscow has come under fire. Here are all the Trump Towers that have actually been built.
Kate Taylor, provided by Published 12:44 pm PDT, Sunday, October 7, 2018 Hollis Johnson/Business Insider Arby's parent company, Inspire Brands, announced plans to acquire burger chain Sonic in a $2.3 billion deal on September 25. With the deal, Inspire Brands' portfolio — which also includes Buffalo Wild Wings and Rusty Taco — will comprise more than 8,000 locations with combined system sales exceeding $12 billion. Here's how the new restaurant empire is shaping up. Arby's parent company Inspire Brands is creating a fast-food empire. On September 25, Inspire Brands announced it would be acquiring burger chain Sonic for $2.3 billion, including debt. The deal follows Inspire Brands — which is majority owned by private-equity firm Roark Capital — closing on a deal to acquire Buffalo Wild Wings and Rusty Taco earlier this year. "We like brands that are great brands, that have gone through a period of great success, and may be in … [Read more...] about Arby’s former CEO is building a fast-food empire
Aria Bendix, provided by Published 10:36 am PDT, Sunday, October 7, 2018 Business Insider/Jessica Tyler Hudson Yards is a mammoth development in New York City — the likes of which hasn't been seen since the unveiling of Rockefeller Center in the 1930s. The $25 billion complex covers an entire avenue and stretches four city blocks. At the far edge lie the Eastern and Western Railyards, whose train tracks run below a raised platform that supports the budding structures. Each of the buildings revolves around an expansive public square with a lush landscape of trees and woodland plants. The project is currently undergoing phase one — 11.9 million square feet along the Eastern Yard — which will be mostly complete by March 2019. From there, it will move on to the second and final phase — 6.2 million square feet along the Western Yard — which is set to be finished by 2024. This second phase of development includes the construction of a public … [Read more...] about Hudson Yards is the biggest New York development since Rockefeller Center. Here are all the major buildings in the $25 billion neighborhood.
Kicking off #phonepocalypse this past week, LG officially unveiled the V40 ThinQ. Being the South Korean company’s ultra-premium flagship for 2018, we decided to ask you in this week’s poll if you would rather spend your hard-earned money on LG’s new smartphone or instead buy Samsung’s Galaxy Note 9. Taking a look at both phones, you won’t see many differences as far as specs are concerned. Both flagships come with a premium OLED display, are powered by the Snapdragon 845 CPU, 6GB of RAM (8GB for some Note 9 models), Android Oreo, and feature a high-quality glass and metal build.The key differences the between the two include the Galaxy Note 9’s larger battery, two additional cameras on the V40 ThinQ, the inclusion of Samsung’s S Pen, and LG’s 32-bit quad DAC. LG V40 or Samsung Galaxy Note 9? Results As you can see from the pie charts, the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 blew the LG V40 ThinQ out of the water. Across our website, social … [Read more...] about We asked, you told us: You would rather buy a Note 9 over an LG V40 ThinQ