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SpaceX plans Starlink launch on Tuesday, seeks approval of service for vehicles

SpaceX plans Starlink launch on Tuesday, seeks approval of service for vehicles

Business
ORLANDO, Fla., March 9 (UPI) -- Elon Musk's SpaceX plans to launch 60 Starlink broadband Internet satellites from Florida on Tuesday while the company seeks federal approval to beam the service to trucks, boats and aircraft around the world. The launch is planned at 9:55 p.m. EST aboard a Falcon 9 rocket from Complex 40 at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station. Advertisement Weather is nearly perfect for launch, according to the Space Force, with only a 10 percent chance that winds or clouds could interfere. SpaceX said it has launched about 1,100 Starlink satellites to beam high-speed Internet to underserved areas, and it plans "near-global coverage of the populated world in 2021." Current service is limited to a few areas of the U.S, Britain and Canada in a test mode. The cost is $ 499 fo...
Indian Bank says customers may face service disruptions this weekend due to software migration

Indian Bank says customers may face service disruptions this weekend due to software migration

Finance
New Delhi: State-owned on Thursday said customers may face inconvenience later this week as it will carry out software migration with respect to its merger with Allahabad Bank. The scheme of amalgamation of Allahabad Bank into Indian Bank came into force from April 1, 2020. "Our bank has scheduled technical migration of CBS/ITMS software of erstwhile Allahabad bank with CBS/ITMS software of Indian Bank on 13-14 February 2021. "As such, some of the services related to banking operations may be disrupted from 9 PM on February 12 to 9 AM on February 15, causing inconvenience to the bank's customers/stakeholders on these dates," Indian Bank said in a regulatory filing. The bank shall take all possible efforts for non-occurrence of any such disruptions and strive for immediate redressal/re...
Service complaints by bank customers rise 57 pc to over 3 lakh: RBI report

Service complaints by bank customers rise 57 pc to over 3 lakh: RBI report

Finance
Mumbai: Consumer complaints about banking services jumped 57 per cent to 3.08 lakh for the year to June 30, 2020, the Reserve Bank said on Monday. In its annual report on Ombudsman Schemes, the central bank said over a fifth of the complaints were about services at ATMs or with debit cards, followed by mobile or electronic banking at 13.38 per cent. Non-observance of Fair Practices Code (FPC) was at third place. Complaints received regarding credit cards, failure to meet commitments, levy of charges without notice, loans and advances and non-adherence to the Banking Codes and Standards Board of India (BCSBI) norms increased this year as compared to previous year. The number of complaints pertaining to 'Direct Sales Agent (DSA) and recovery agents' increased from 629 complaints in 2018-19 t...
Covid-19: London Ambulance Service receives as many 999 calls as first wave

Covid-19: London Ambulance Service receives as many 999 calls as first wave

Health
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Salesforce to buy work chat service Slack for $27.7 billion

Technology
Business software pioneer SalesforceBy MICHAEL LIEDTKE and MATT O'BRIEN AP Technology WritersDecember 1, 2020, 10:18 PM• 4 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articleSAN RAMON, Calif. -- Business software pioneer Salesforce.com is buying work-chatting service Slack for $ 27.7 billion in a deal aimed at giving the two companies a better shot at competing against longtime industry powerhouse Microsoft.The acquisition announced Tuesday is by far the largest in the 21-year history of Salesforce. The San Francisco company was one of the first to begin selling software as a subscription service that could be used on any internet-connected device instead of the more cumbersome process of installing the programs on individual computers.Salesforce’s flamboyant founder and CEO ...