MOSCOW (UrduPoint News Sputnik 31st March, 2019) The Saudi authorities hacked the phone of Jeff Bezos, Amazon chief and world's richest man, to access his personal data, Gavin de Becker, a prominent security consultant hired by Bezos, said in his article for The Daily Beast, linking the case to The Washington Post's coverage of Jamal Khashoggi's murder.De Becker said he had finished his investigation into the National Enquirer newspaper's publication in January of leaked text messages between the Amazon founder and Lauren Sanchez, a former tv host who the tabloid claimed Bezos had extramarital relationship with. Shortly after the tabloid's publication, the Amazon CEO announced that he was divorcing his wife, MacKenzie Bezos. In the following month, he accused the tabloid's parent company, American Media Inc (AMI), of trying to blackmail him with the threat of releasing intimate photos he allegedly sent to Sanchez unless he said that the National Enquirer's reporting was not politically motivated.
The Reimann family, who owns JAB Holding Company, which owns a vast array of popular coffee and food related companies, learned that their German ancestors not only supported Adolf Hitler during his rule of Germany, but used Russian civilians and French prisoners of war as forced labor in their family factory, NBC News reports.The family has been aware of their relatives close ties and support of the Nazi regime since discovering documents belonging to a now deceased family member, Albert Reimann Sr. He and his son, Albert Reimann Jr., used forced laborers under the Nazis during World War II and made the work in the industrial chemicals company that helped start the family 's fortune. In 2014, the Reimanns hired a history professor at the University of Munich to find answers about their family 's Nazi ties, but did not make the Nazi ties known until they were unveiled in a story in the German newspaper, Bild. They were then confirmed by family spokesman, Peter Harf. ”We were ashamed, ” Harf told the outlet in an interview, per NBC News. ”These crimes are disgusting. ”
MGM has hired veteran entertainment marketing exec Stephen Bruno to be its chief marketing officer. He will leave Netflix to take the post and he starts at the studio in April.
Infosys, a global leader in next generation digital services and consulting, joined Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo to inaugurate its Digital Innovation and Design Center in Providence and announced a partnership with the Community College of Rhode Island (CCRI) to build and launch the Digital Economy Aspirations Lab (DEAL) to enable and develop students for the digital jobs of the future. Infosys also announced that it has already hired over 100 employees in Rhode Island toward its goal of creating 500 jobs in the state by 2022. Since Spring 2017, Infosys has hired more than 7,600 American workers as part of its ongoing commitment to accelerate the pace of digital innovation for American enterprises.The Providence Center, located at 75 Fountain Street, will help close the gap for design and human centric skills in technology fields and enhance Infosys ability to provide digital technologies and breakthrough innovations at the intersection of industry and design for its clients. The center offers early career designers and design graduates unique training opportunities with in demand digital skills including exposure to systems, platforms, strategy and organization domains to make them more employable in today s digital world. By studying everything from user experience to how people interact with systems, these design focused hires will be equipped to create 360 degree solutions to business challenges. Infosys clients and industry partners will likewise benefit from increased access to top tier designers and subject matter experts.
With its epic privacy fail spree still going, Facebook has hired three prominent privacy advocates over the last few weeks, who are all critics of the company, as part of ongoing attempts to reform. And Google is still working on its quest to reduce phishing and other online fraud by overhauling how browsers display URLs.
According to the police, the accused have been identified as Hemant Aggarwal, Babar Ali and Amit Kumar. "A call was received at police station Tuglak Road, where the caller informed that she was stalked by some persons. A team was rushed to Khan Market and met the caller, a resident of West Punjabi Bagh. She reported that she was followed by three persons from some three to four days and on Monday when she went first to Leela Hotel and then to Khan Market, they followed her, " said a senior police officer.
The financial daily quoted a senior executive aware of the matter as saying that a forensic scrutiny was done by the firm. Also hiring a Mumbai based law company, the report mentioned that the US based security firm Kroll is also looking into the matter.The company has also hired services of white collar criminal law and fraud investigating company MZM Legal. This is a very serious case of electronic fraud by a very highly skilled group of international criminals working with high end technology, Zulfiquar Memon, managing partner of MZM Legal, told ET. We are working with the Mumbai Cyber Cell to investigate the matter and get to the bottom of this.
EntertainmentWhile Black men are making strides in Hollywood, women continue to struggleBy Andrea MandellUSA TodaySat., Jan. 5, 2019Good news first: Hollywood studios have made solid progress hiring Black directors.For the first time in over a decade, Hollywood studios hired a greater percentage of Black directors to helm top performing films 16 Black directors in 2018, actually said a new study from Stacy L. Smith and the USC Annenberg Inclusion Initiative.
The move will impact a large number of vehicles hired by government departments as leases come up for renewal in the coming months. Government departments have already cut down the number of owned vehicles by a huge number to reduce manpower and maintenance costs.It may be noted that the govt aims to have 30 per cent electric vehicles on the road by 2030. The recent move is in line with the govt's policy thrust, the ToI report said.
Santa. Photo credit: Getty A Santa hired for an event in the UK has left dozens of children traumatised after a bizarre outburst in the middle of an event.The Santa quickly lost his cool when the Corn Exchange grotto, Cambridgeshire fire alarm was tripped, ripping off his beard and screaming at kids to quot;get the f k out quot;, the Mirror.co.uk reports.
Ryan Murphy and FX made history when they put together the team behind Pose, the cable network #39;s stylish drama about New York #39;s ballroom culture in the 1980s. Murphy hired an exceptional amount of LGBTQ talent, including five transgender women of color in series regular roles mdash; an unprecedented number for a scripted show.The prolific creator #39;s efforts were acknowledged Thursday morning when the 2019 Golden Globes nominations were announced. Pose is breaking ground as the first TV series with a mostly trans cast mdash; including leading ladies Mj Rodriguez, Dominique Jackson, Indya Moore, Angelica Ross and Hailie Sahar mdash; to be nominated in any category for the Hollywood Foreign Press Association #39;s annual ceremony.
But over in Holland the bar was significantly raised in the Dutch third tier, as stunned supporters were privy to some unprecedented saucy scenes of bewilderment as a stripper was hired to interrupt the clash between Rijnsburgse Boys and table toppers AFC Amsterdam.Yes, you did read that sentence correctly.
First reported by the New York Post, MGM has hired investment bank Morgan Stanley and law firm Weil, Gotschal amp; Manges to begin researching the merger possibility.The idea of two major casino operators partnering up is may not be so crazy.
CNBC reports that Microsoft hired Blockworks, a UK design studio that works in Minecraft, to give employees an advance look at a planned refresh of Microsoft's Redmond, Washington campus. The 500 acre campus' overhaul is scheduled to be finished in 2022.
The New York Post reports investment bank Morgan Stanley and law firm Weil, Gotshal amp; Manges, have been hired to look into the possibility of merging the two gaming giants.Both operators declined to comment when contacted by Gambling Insider.
US firms hired at a rapid pace in October, with strong gains in the services and goods sectors, according to a monthly survey released Wednesday.Despite the impact of two hurricanes, and a persistent shortage of workers, private companies added 227,000 employees this month, the fifth month with gains of 200,000 or more, according to payroll services firm ADP's National Employment Report.
It was a mess, no matter who you believe, and a new Hollywood Reporter piece indicates that some people in the film industry wonder why Fox hired Singer in the first place when he already has a reputation for troubled productions. Apparently, the production of X Men: Apocalypse was also tough, with one insider saying that Singer was emotionally very frail during filming and would often show up to the set late and unprepared. He also would regularly fly people down to wherever they were filming and put them up in hotels, causing distractions from the regular production, and if anybody pointed out the problems with Singer s behavior he sometimes cried. THR s insider says they were shocked when Fox moved forward with Bohemian Rhapsody after Apocalypse, saying, How many at bats do you get?
Louie Swanner said he was the former manager of a club called the Chippendale Room inside The Masters Club in the early 2000s.While working there, Swanner hired Cesar Sayoc to dance in the three groups he managed Xanadu Dancers, Extreme Male Dancers and East Coast Calendar Men.
Now the perpetrators have stepped forward and revealed just how they managed to pull off this elaborate stunt, which fooled nearly everyone in the media. The Yes Theory is a contingent of YouTube pranksters who hired a Justin Bieber look a like to eat a burrito sideways and photograph it.
Ohio event promoter Tony Valentine said he hired Cesar Sayoc to strip on multiple occasions during the 1990s and that Sayoc, now 56, traveled the country for similar appearances. More: Bomb suspect Cesar Sayoc registered as Republican for 2016 election, has long criminal record