Another sharp fall for Bitcoin amid fears of regulatory clampdown

The value of bitcoin crashed dramatically on January 17, falling below $10,000 for the first time in six weeks. It was still down 1 percent in the last 24 hours. "The reason for the sell-off are reports on the strengthening of regulation by the... More..

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Fb CEO Calls on Congress to Attain Deal on DACA
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Fb CEO Calls on Congress to Attain Deal on DACA

Facebook said earlier this month it would be shifting its News Feed algorithms to prioritize The News Feed is currently created to prioritize relevant content from friends and family, but now will highlight c...More..

Amazon Prime increases cost of monthly membership
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Amazon Prime increases cost of monthly membership

In other words, customers who subscribe to Prime on a monthly basis, either because they can't afford the full annual price upfront, or choose not to commit to a year at a time, are now paying an even higher ...More..

by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Kawhi Leonard out indefinitely: Behind the decision

No other players scored in double figures and, in fact, the rest of the team shot a paltry 22.5 percent from the field while Aldridge, Gasol, and Mills combined to shoot almost 60 percent. Dealing with a shou...More..

The Cooper Administration Wants Work Requirements for Some Medicaid Recipients
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

The Cooper Administration Wants Work Requirements for Some Medicaid Recipients

Currently, 10 states have done this. The Kaiser Family Foundation found that 78 percent of Medicaid beneficiaries nationally are now working and that work requirements may just add unnecessary barriers fo...More..

Tesco PLC (TSCO) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at Kepler Capital Markets
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Tesco PLC (TSCO) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at Kepler Capital Markets

Canaccord Genuity has "Hold" rating and GBX 500 target. Jefferies Group's price target would suggest a potential downside of 13.30% from the company's previous close. About 434,632 shares traded. Domino's Pizza...More..

Drone Rescues Swimmers Faster Than Lifeguards Could've
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Drone Rescues Swimmers Faster Than Lifeguards Could've

As the boys were 700m off shore, lifesavers opted to send out a drone to drop an inflatable rescue pod to the pair rather than trying to tackle the waves themselves. The Westpac Little Ripper drone allows lif...More..

Falling US crude stocks, threats to Nigerian fuel infrastructure push oil up
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Falling US crude stocks, threats to Nigerian fuel infrastructure push oil up

According recent report, Brent crude futures were at 69.35 dollars at 0124 GMT, up 20 cents or 0.3 per cent from their last close. WTI marked a December 2014 peak of $64.89 a barrel on Tuesday. Markets were a...More..

North American stocks up, loonie down following Bank of Canada rate hike
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

North American stocks up, loonie down following Bank of Canada rate hike

These increases are expected to boost the Bank of Canada's qualification rate (which is based on an average of the big bank rates) this week from 4.99% to 5.14%. The level of business investment is expected...More..

Seahawks reportedly planning to hire Ken Norton as defensive coordinator
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Seahawks reportedly planning to hire Ken Norton as defensive coordinator

Richard has served on the team's coaching staff for the past eight seasons, including the past three as defensive coordinator. The son of former heavyweight champion boxer Ken Norton, Norton spent 13 years wi...More..

Wall Street hits new highs but European stocks flat
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Wall Street hits new highs but European stocks flat

The Dow industrials gained 159 points, or 0.6 per cent, to 25,958. More than three quarters of the 26 S&P 500 companies that have reported so far have topped profit estimates , according to Thomson Reut...More..

Why More Than 20 States Are Suing the FCC
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Why More Than 20 States Are Suing the FCC

Providers are barred from deliberately speeding up or slowing down traffic from specific websites , and from putting their own content at an advantage over rivals. Still, even if they succeed, they would need ...More..

Citigroup reports steep fourth quarter losses tied to USA tax reform
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Citigroup reports steep fourth quarter losses tied to USA tax reform

The tax charge comes largely from write-downs of the bank's deferred-tax assets. Banks have long paid some of corporate America's highest effective tax rates, which means they benefit more when rates are redu...More..

Changes to Ryanair's baggage system come into place tomorrow
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Changes to Ryanair's baggage system come into place tomorrow

The organisation has attacked the new Ryanair baggage policy as "disproportionate" and is calling on Spain's Ministry of Development to cut back on the airline's slots over the country. One thing is clear - Rya...More..

Gem Diamonds shares on fire as miner finds 910-carat rock
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Gem Diamonds shares on fire as miner finds 910-carat rock

He further called it a landmark recovery for all of Gem Diamonds' stakeholders. Gem Diamonds - a global diamond producer - said that the diamond is a D-color Type IIa, which means it has very few or no nitr...More..

Oil hits highs as Opec members calls for output curbs to continue
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Oil hits highs as Opec members calls for output curbs to continue

But the Reuters average is not shared by the US Energy Information Administration (EIA) and in its latest report predicts prices of WTI to average $55.33 and $57.43 a barrel in 2018 and 2019, respectively. ...More..

Ford will invest $11bn in electric vehicles by 2022
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Ford will invest $11bn in electric vehicles by 2022

Ford is getting prepared for tougher pollution standards in countries all around the world, as China, UK, France, and Germany have already planned, or are planning, to ban the sale of conventional combustion en...More..

Airbus threatens to 'shut down' A380 production after poor sales
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Airbus threatens to 'shut down' A380 production after poor sales

It comes after concentrated plane selling by Airbus in late 2017 saw it beat Boeing in the global jet order market for the fifth year running. But speaking during a briefing on last year's activity, commerc...More..

Wells Fargo & Co Stock Dips on Q4 Earnings Miss
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Wells Fargo & Co Stock Dips on Q4 Earnings Miss

Welch And Forbes Ltd Liability Co has 927,912 shares for 1.35% of their portfolio. Photon Control Inc. (OTCMKTS:POCEF) has 0.00% since January 12, 2017 and is. (NASDAQ:ADSK) on Thursday, September 28. $866,40...More..

Jpmorgan Chase & Co (NYSE:JPM) Sentiment Report
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Jpmorgan Chase & Co (NYSE:JPM) Sentiment Report

Terra Nova Asset Management LLC now owns 11,835 shares of the financial services provider's stock valued at $1,130,000 after buying an additional 545 shares during the period. 194,695 were reported by Bridgeway...More..

Micron Technology Inc Stock as Institutional Investors Enter
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Micron Technology Inc Stock as Institutional Investors Enter

The company was maintained on Thursday, October 12 by Mizuho. Imperial Capital maintained VeriFone Systems, Inc. (NYSE:COL) has "Hold" rating given on Tuesday, October 25 by Canaccord Genuity. James Investment ...More..

Uber used secret system to lock down computers in police raids
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Uber used secret system to lock down computers in police raids

A prototype version of the software could apparently present a dummy version of a typical login screen to police or other unwanted eyes - although it is believed the software was never used. Bloomberg also poi...More..

by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

Diet Coke gets biggest makeover ever in bid to restore cachet

This company has listened to fans, and has chose to bring back Diet Coke's original formula, while also bringing four fruity new flavors. Coca-Cola North America group director for Diet Coke Rafael Acevedo ...More..

Facebook's new move may hit ad takings in short term
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

Facebook's new move may hit ad takings in short term

San Francisco: Shares of Facebook fell more than 4 per cent on Friday and were on track for their worst session in more than three months after Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg announced changes that he sai...More..

Storm Eleanor: Met Office issues wind weather warning
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

Storm Eleanor: Met Office issues wind weather warning

The unsafe winds have now wreaked havoc and caused damage on the coast. Some cars were abandoned in Oranmore as roads were blocked while others in a vehicle park in Salthill were partially submerged. "Damag...More..