WhatsApp to suspend data sharing with Facebook

In what has been hailed as a victory for United Kingdom consumers, WhatsApp has signed a public commitment not to share personal data with its parent company, Facebook , until data protection rules can be met. Facebook-owned WhatsApp is re... More..

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United Kingdom government considers phasing out 1p and 2p coins and £50 notes
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

United Kingdom government considers phasing out 1p and 2p coins and £50 notes

But in the face of a major backlash the PM's spokesman said today that ministers were convinced there was no public appetite for the move. "The call for evidence is simply meant to enable the Government to be...More..

Broadcom drops Qualcomm takeover attempt following Trump order
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Broadcom drops Qualcomm takeover attempt following Trump order

Yesterday morning, Broadcom said it was speeding up its planned redomiciliation from Singapore to the USA from May 6 to April 3 in expectation of the planned takeover. The US government is reportedly concerned ...More..

Sundar and Rohit power India to victory
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Sundar and Rohit power India to victory

The match is scheduled to start at 7.00 P.M. IST. The off-spinner returned 3/22 to break the backbone of the Bangladeshi line-up helping India defend 176/3 and qualify for the final of the Nidahas T20 tri...More..

Equifax exec charged with insider trading, selling shares ahead of hack news
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Equifax exec charged with insider trading, selling shares ahead of hack news

The SEC's complaint alleges Ying used confidential information to determine Equifax had suffered a massive data breach . He allegedly sold his shares, making close to $1 million and avoided a $117,000 loss w...More..

by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

How Insiders and Institutions are Trading Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO)

The stock increased 0.89% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $2.27. About 7.33 million shares traded. Cisco Systems, Inc . (NASDAQ: CSCO ) has risen 13.20% since March 14, 2017 and is uptrendin...More..

United Airlines Mistakenly Ships Kansas City-Bound Dog to Japan
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

United Airlines Mistakenly Ships Kansas City-Bound Dog to Japan

While the airline originally told Swindle that her dog could be quarantined for up to two weeks, they have since promised that a veterinarian will check on him in the airport and put him on a flight to Wichita,...More..

Disney reorganization combines parks with consumer products
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Disney reorganization combines parks with consumer products

One new group, parks and consumer, represents two of Disney's biggest businesses, while the other points to where Iger sees the future of TV - in online programming going directly to consumers' livingrooms and ...More..

Congress Takes Action on School Safety
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Congress Takes Action on School Safety

The STOP (Students, Teachers, and Officers Preventing) School Violence Act would develop anonymous telephone and online systems where people could report threats of violence. Five Democrats and five Republicans...More..

BCCI Asked to Probe Alleged Match-Fixing Charges Against Mohammed Shami
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

BCCI Asked to Probe Alleged Match-Fixing Charges Against Mohammed Shami

The CoA, led by Vinod Rai, has given a seven-day deadline to BCCI's Anti-Corruption Unit (ACU) head Neeraj Kumar to submit the report on the issue. The 28-year-old has been making headlines over the last week...More..

United Kingdom bulk annuity market takes off with record £12bn deal
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

United Kingdom bulk annuity market takes off with record £12bn deal

Prudential has announced plans to separate M&G Prudential from the insurance business to create two separately-listed companies. "Our clear, consistent strategy, high-quality products and constantly imp...More..

Oil down slightly in choppy session on mixed United States crude stocks data
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Oil down slightly in choppy session on mixed United States crude stocks data

U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) futures were up six cents at $60.77 a barrel. Last week, the American Petroleum Institute (API) reported a huge build of 5.661 million barrelsof crude oil , with a draw for...More..

Walmart goes big into online grocery delivery, challenging Amazon
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Walmart goes big into online grocery delivery, challenging Amazon

Walmart plans to use its team of personal shoppers to pull together orders in stores and will team up with crowdsourced delivery services including Uber to send groceries. " Walmart no doubt hopes that bask...More..

Google killed 3.2 billion 'bad ads' in 2017, up 88% from 2016
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Google killed 3.2 billion 'bad ads' in 2017, up 88% from 2016

In and interview with CNBC, Scott Spencer, Google's director of sustainable ads, said the company is updating its financial services-related ad policies to ban any advertising about cryptocurrency-related con...More..

Manufacturing, capital & consumergoods push IIP growth to 7.5 pc
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Manufacturing, capital & consumergoods push IIP growth to 7.5 pc

Over the last 12 months, the all items index rose 2.2 percent before seasonal adjustment. The cumulative Index of Industrial Production (IIP) growth for the April-January period of the current fiscal over t...More..

Toys R Us could close all of its stores
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Toys R Us could close all of its stores

The bleak situation lends evidence to the notion that Toys "R" Us is moving toward winding down its USA operations for good. Toys R Us in January had announced it was going to shut down 182 locations, including...More..

PNB fraud case: RBI discontinues system of issuing Letters of Undertaking system
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

PNB fraud case: RBI discontinues system of issuing Letters of Undertaking system

The Reserve Bank of India has discontinued Letters of Undertaking (LoUs ) or guarantees for overseas credit after the Punjab National Bank (PNB) fraud. It is used (by the importer) to pay for the imports i...More..

Dog dies on United Airlines flight after being placed in overhead bin
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Dog dies on United Airlines flight after being placed in overhead bin

BuzzFeed News reported on Tuesday that United Airlines confirmed the dog's death and said it was "a tragic accident that should never have occurred". Last June, rapper SchoolBoy Q accused United of putting ...More..

Sealing issue: Kejriwal holds all-party meeting to find solution
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Sealing issue: Kejriwal holds all-party meeting to find solution

During the talks, AAP and Congress agreed to raise their voice in Parliament through their MPs against the drive being carried out since last December by municipal corporations in the city. The commercial a...More..

When will I get my tax refund?
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

When will I get my tax refund?

When owners haven't set aside enough money to cover what they owe the government, they do have options, including using savings, borrowing money or working out a payment plan with the IRS . The 2014 refund can...More..

Yahoo hack victims can sue in the United States, judge rules
by | Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Yahoo hack victims can sue in the United States, judge rules

Judge Koh previously dismissed an earlier attempt by Yahoo to have the lawsuit thrown out, after the company claimed that the hacks it suffered were the result of advanced tactics by attackers rather than a f...More..

VW to build EVs at 16 factories by 2022
by | Tuesday, March 13, 2018

VW to build EVs at 16 factories by 2022

Currently, VW produces battery operated vehicles in just three of its factories and in just two years another nine factory locations would be equipped for this goal. A supplier decision for North America will b...More..

by | Tuesday, March 13, 2018

$0.41 EPS Expected for Martin Midstream Partners LP (MMLP) This Quarter

The company saw 1.25 million shares trade hands over the course of the day. AZZ Inc. (NYSE:AZZ) has declined 1.54% since March 12, 2017 and is downtrending. As per Monday, February 12, the company rating was do...More..

Amazon recalls portable chargers after reports of fires, burns
by | Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Amazon recalls portable chargers after reports of fires, burns

Affected AmazonBasics Portable Power Bank models. Amazon doesn't manufacture the AmazonBasics electronics products itself, but rather rebrands devices made by a third-party manufacturer. They were manufactu...More..

Trade tariff threats weigh on Wall Street industrials
by | Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Trade tariff threats weigh on Wall Street industrials

The report also showed moderating wage growth, mitigating fears of runaway inflation that could prompt the Federal Reserve to hasten its pace of interest rate hikes. Shares in Reckitt Benckiser and tobacco make...More..

China To Create New Ministries, Merge Financial Regulators In Shake-Up
by | Tuesday, March 13, 2018

China To Create New Ministries, Merge Financial Regulators In Shake-Up

The new regulator will be capable of "holding the bottom line to prevent systematic financial risk", the parliament document says. The central bank will deal with the macro, and the merged regulators will be re...More..

Buying millennial railcard 'harder than getting Glastonbury tickets'
by | Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Buying millennial railcard 'harder than getting Glastonbury tickets'

In a post on Twitter, National Railcards wrote: "Due to unprecedented demand our website is struggling". Some saw a amusing side, with one person tweeting: 'Wonder if the plan is to make us wait until we're t...More..

by | Tuesday, March 13, 2018

(GILD) Stake Decreased by Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD

It has underperformed by 38.50% the S&P500. Vectrus, Inc. provides infrastructure asset management, logistics and supply chain management, and information technology and network communication services to th...More..

Startups unveil $4000 home built with a 3-D printer
by | Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Startups unveil $4000 home built with a 3-D printer

For this venture, ICON is collaborating with New Story , a California-based non-profit that describes itself as a "non-profit working to create a world where no human being lives in survival mode". According...More..

The The Coca-Cola Co (KO) Holdings Trimmed by Callahan Advisors LLC
by | Tuesday, March 13, 2018

The The Coca-Cola Co (KO) Holdings Trimmed by Callahan Advisors LLC

It has outperformed by 44.77% the S&P500. Knott David M increased its stake in Coca (KO) by 131.03% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The firm has "Buy" rating by Barclays Capital giv...More..