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There will be no end to the troubles of states, or of humanity itself, till philosophers become kings in this world, or till those we now call kings and rulers really and truly become philosophers, and political power and philosophy thus come into the same hands.
-- Plato  
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Ford's electric Mustang crossover takes aim at Tesla, but some purists are furious
CNBC
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Ford is adding an electric, four-door crossover to its Mustang lineup. The move is a bid to both capitalize on the heritage of the Mustang brand and keep it alive among a new generation of buyers less interested in traditional Mustangs. But some purists are furious.
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Elizabeth Warren says 'Medicare for All' will save employers $200 billion over decade
CNBC
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The nation's largest employers project the total cost of providing medical and pharmacy benefits will rise by 5% in 2020, topping $15,000 per employee, according to a recent survey.
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Einride CEO on autonomous trucks: ‘The biggest business opportunity in the history of mankind’
VentureBeat
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Einride CEO Robert Falck believes autonomous trucks are ready to make an impact on the global shipping industry by reducing emissions and improving safety.
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Dow falls 37 points on losses for Merck, Chevron shares
MarketWatch
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Shares of Merck and Chevron are posting losses Tuesday morning, dragging the Dow Jones Industrial Average into negative territory. Shares of Merck and...
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Iraq 'hopeful' that US-Iran tensions have calmed down now, CEO says
CNBC
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Crescent Petroleum CEO Majid Jafar discusses Iraq's position amid the geopolitical tensions between Iran and the U.S.
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Taiwan's election season kicks into high gear, as accusations of China meddling fly
CNBC
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Taiwan's election season has entered its final lap amid allegations of severe meddling by the mainland China government.
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5 IPO flameouts that defined 2019: Uber, Lyft, Pinterest, Slack, and WeWork
VentureBeat
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In 2019, IPOs ended in face-plants for some of the biggest unicorns: WeWork, Uber, Lyft, Slack, and Pinterest. Expect no lessons to be learned.
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Indianapolis Motor Speedway sold to businessman Roger Penske
CNBC
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The deal includes the racing circuit, NTT IndyCar Series and Indianapolis Motor Speedway Productions.
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Airbus secures 120 plane order from Air Arabia
CNBC
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Air Arabia has signed a firm order for 120 Airbus aircraft, the European plane-maker has announced.
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Cramer's lightning round: Teladoc is worth buying
CNBC
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CNBC's Jim Cramer made buy and sell calls on Teladoc Health, Karuna Therapeutics, Pinterest and more stocks in Wednesday's lightning round.
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Huawei mounts legal challenge against U.S. ban on rural carrier customers accessing subsidies
VentureBeat
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Huawei has mounted a legal challenge against the FCC after the body designated the technology giant as a security threat.
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Greta Thunberg is Time's 2019 Person of the Year
CNBC
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The 16-year-old climate activist from Sweden is Thunberg is the magazine's youngest choice ever to be named Person of the Year.
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ProBeat: Alexa Answers devalues Amazon’s virtual assistant
VentureBeat
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Alexa spits out the user-submitted questions and answers from Alexa Answers. This is a problem and Amazon needs to decide what the purpose of it all is.
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Bloomberg’s Matt Levine explains Wall Street, WeWork, and how to leave Goldman Sachs for a much lower-paying job
Recode
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The "Money Stuff" columnist comes to Recode Media.
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Dow flat despite losses for shares of Dow Inc., Home Depot
MarketWatch
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The Dow Jones Industrial Average is down Friday afternoon with shares of Dow Inc. and Home Depot seeing the biggest losses for the price-weighted average....
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Cramer on BlackRock's climate change investing shift: 'Tesla is the ultimate Larry Fink stock'
CNBC
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"If you're wanting to be in Larry Fink's dictum, you would sell GM and Ford, which aren't doing enough versus Tesla," the "Mad Money" host said.
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2019 was the year things got weird for video games
VentureBeat
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The video game business went through a lot of big changes in 2019, and nothing is more illustrative of that than Microsoft's Xbox Game Pass service.
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A2 Biotherapeutics Emerges From Stealth Mode With $57M Series A to Develop a Pipeline of Selective Tumor Cell Therapeutics
VentureBeat
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Press Release A2 Biotherapeutics (www.a2bio.com), a biotechnology company developing innovative cell therapies for cancer patients, today announced its official launch. The company, founded in 2018 by veteran biotechnology leaders, has a unique and potentially broad...
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Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes set to unseat New England's Tom Brady as NFL merchandise king
CNBC
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The National Football League Players Association revealed its latest Top 50 Player Sales List, which sees Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes leading the way over New England's Tom Brady.
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Stock market's selloff showing no signs of panic
MarketWatch
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Despite the sharp selloff in the major stock market indexes, market breadth readings suggest investors are acting calmly, and may even viewing the weakness...
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Tesla’s competitors find that going electric has its own set of problems
MarketWatch
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Other companies’ myriad problems underline Tesla’s massive head start.
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Boeing reports 30 new orders for the troubled 737 Max in November
CNBC
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For the first time since January, orders for Boeing's troubled 737 Max airplanes incrementally rose last month — with two firm orders for 30 Max jets in November, the company said Tuesday.
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Grubhub, Uber Eats and DoorDash made online food delivery a $10 billion business. Restaurants aren't happy about it
CNBC
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The popularity of online food delivery has surged in the last decade, but its success in coming years depends on restaurants' ability to adapt.
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CEO defends Beyond Meat as shares tank: 'My focus is entirely on growing this business'
CNBC
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"People have asked me, 'Do you want to do a partnership with a larger company?' I have no interest in that. I want to be that larger company," Beyond Meat's Ethan Brown says.
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Kohl's CEO Michelle Gass: 'Amazon is working'
CNBC
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Kohl's CEO Michelle Gass says the retailer's partnership with Amazon is going well, despite Kohl's reporting dismal holiday sales that cast doubt on the strategy.
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How a Twitter war in 2010 helped change the way we talk about women’s writing
Recode
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The surprisingly long ripple effect of the Jennifer Weiner-Jonathan Franzen feud.
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Gold closes higher even as risk-on tone grips U.S. stocks
MarketWatch
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Gold prices climbed on Tuesday as traders kept an eye on consumer sentiment ahead of the peak holiday shopping season and on U.S.-China trade developments....
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Oil falls toward lowest in a week amid doubts about tariff rollback
MarketWatch
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Oil futures fall sharply Friday, with U.S. and global benchmark crude heading for their lowest finish in about a week as skepticism around a rollback of...
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The world’s inbox is full. It’s time to rethink email marketing.
VentureBeat
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Nearly 1 in 10 consumers has over 1,000 unread emails; mobile messaging, and rich messaging, are leading the conversational future for progressive brands.
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Everyone should be worried about Social Security and 401(k) plans — including the presidential candidates
MarketWatch
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These experts say it’s time for candidates talk about Americans’ future security
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It’s great the stock market is setting records, but it’s not because the economy is great
MarketWatch
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Stocks on Wall Street have soared to fresh record highs, but it’s not because the economy is flashing a big thumbs-up sign. Far from it.
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Old Navy taps Postmates to help it make same-day deliveries of last-minute holiday gifts
CNBC
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Old Navy says it will make this option free for customers from Dec. 21 to Dec. 23.
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National Football League television viewership increases 5% for 2019 regular season
CNBC
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For the second consecutive season, the league increased its average TV viewership, improving to 16.5 million per game, and expecting to finish with more than 180 million in total viewers for the 2019 regular season.
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With Tesla at all-time highs, Cramer and other pros see more runway
CNBC
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Tesla's race to all-time highs could very well continue as the company enters the Chinese market in force, market watchers say.
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Dollar Tree shares tank 15% after discount retailer cuts forecast, blaming tariffs
CNBC
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The discount retailer said tariffs slapped on Chinese goods will hit earnings by 6 cents in the fourth quarter.
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Stocks making the biggest moves midday: Tesla, Microsoft, Ford, Twitter, eBay & more
CNBC
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Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading:
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'Playmobil' movie bombs at US box office in one of the worst movie openings in decades
CNBC
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The "Playmobil" movie had one of the worst openings in cinematic history over the weekend, garnering less than $1 million in ticket sales in the U.S.
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Bet on Beyond Meat? 4 trades
CNBC
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The Fast Money traders discuss Beyond Meat. Is the stock worth a taste?
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Fat Tire brewer New Belgium is latest to sell in craft-beer buying bonanza
MarketWatch
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Through all the sales of craft breweries to massive beer conglomerates in recent years, New Belgium Brewing appeared ready to hold out. In the end, though,...
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Elon Musk makes cannabis joke on Twitter as Tesla’s stock jumps above $420
MarketWatch
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Tesla Inc. Chief Executive Elon Musk couldn’t resist some cannabis humor on Twitter on Monday.
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Former Snap exec Imran Khan's retail site Verishop has teamed up with a US mall owner to open stores
CNBC
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Verishop, a shopping website and brand incubator launched earlier this year by former Snap exec Imran Khan and his wife, has partnered with U.S. mall owner Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield to open 14 stores through next year.
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Boris Johnson Calls for an Early U.K. General Election in December
MarketWatch
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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he will ask Parliament for an early general election on Dec. 12, arguing one is needed to ensure his Brexit deal is agreed, but he needs opposition support for a ballot to take place. Photo: Chris Ratcliffe/Getty
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Opioid overdose deaths 85% higher in areas with auto plant closures, study finds
CNBC
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Opioid overdose deaths in counties where auto manufacturing plants shuttered were 85% higher than in counties without closures, according to new research.
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Health-care leaders mourn Kaiser Permanente CEO Bernard Tyson, who unexpectedly died at age 60
CNBC
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Tyson served on the board of the American Heart Association and Salesforce.com, and helped steer the World Economic Forum's Global Challenge on the Future of Health.
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5 things to know before the stock market opens Wednesday
CNBC
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U.S. stock futures indicate a higher Wall Street open, as the House prepares to vote to impeach President Trump.
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Defense Innovation Board unveils AI ethics principles for the Pentagon
VentureBeat
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AI ethics principles to guide U.S. military applications of artificial intelligence were approved today by the Defense Innovation Board.
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Chipotle CEO says customers will have to keep waiting for breakfast burritos
CNBC
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One entrant to the breakfast wars in 2020 will be Wendy's, which is investing $20 million to prepare its U.S. restaurants for a nationwide launch of the morning menu next year.
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Glassdoor: HubSpot dethrones Zoom as the best tech company to work for in the U.S.
VentureBeat
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Glassdoor has released its 12th annual Employees' Choice Awards. HubSpot was the top tech company, followed by DocuSign and Ultimate Software.
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The 2020 Oscar nominations show the Academy Awards is still a white man's game
CNBC
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Despite efforts from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences to expand its membership to more women and more people of color, issues of representation persist, as reflected in this year's nominations.
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Boeing expects to resume 737 Max deliveries in December and commercial service green light in January
CNBC
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Airlines still have to train thousands of pilots before the planes can fly again commercially.
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Even after record-setting run, stocks will continue to march higher: JPMorgan
MarketWatch
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JPMorgan’s Mislav Matejka argues why stocks are not overpriced globally and in the U.S.
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Under the new SECURE act, consider making these money moves with your IRA or 401(k)
MarketWatch
published ago
Plan your retirement income strategy before you retire, and consider a Roth conversion.
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Apple Arcade’s Kings of the Castle turns a trope on its head
VentureBeat
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Kings of the Castle from developer Frosty Pop has debuted as the latest mobile game on Apple Arcade. It was made by a team of five people.
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Netflix takes over New York's iconic Paris theater for movie screenings
CNBC
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Netflix screened its movie "Marriage Story" at The Paris earlier this month, and on Monday announced a lease agreement to keep the theater open.
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Stocks close at record highs again as rally rolls on into new year
MarketWatch
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U.S. stocks closed higher again Friday, ending the week at new record highs, helped by more data suggesting the economy and corporate profits are in good...
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Cramer's lightning round: Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella is 'doing such an amazing job'
CNBC
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"Mad Money" host Jim Cramer rings the lightning round bell, which means he's giving his answers to callers' stock questions at rapid speed.
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Facebook and Alphabet stocks in trouble ahead of the U.S. election, warns Goldman
MarketWatch
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Earnings continue to take center stage on Friday, ably supported by the twists and turns of the U.S.-China trade war.
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Oil futures end slightly lower to snap four-day winning streak
MarketWatch
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Oil futures posted a small loss in quiet, year-end trading Monday, ending a four-day winning streak for the U.S. benchmark. West Texas Intermediate crude for...
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Asian markets inch up ahead of U.S. jobs report
MarketWatch
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Asian markets gained in early trading Friday after a senior Chinese official said negotiations for a phase-one trade deal with the U.S. are progressing.
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Microsoft adds ‘campaign views’ phishing intel to Office 365 Advanced Threat Protection
VentureBeat
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Microsoft has launched 'campaign views' as part of Office 365 Advanced Threat Protection, to give companies more visibility into phishing campaigns.
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Regaining ROI by reducing cloud complexity
VentureBeat
published ago
Most large enterprises are running into more complexity than expected – and 47% of companies surveyed saw it as the biggest risk to their ROI.
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'Missing Link' upsets Disney, takes home best animated feature at 2020 Golden Globes
CNBC
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"Missing Link" took home the Golden Globe for best animated feature on Sunday, marking only the fourth time that the top prize did not go to a Disney film.
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Fiery SpaceX test of Crew Dragon capsule was 'picture perfect,' Elon Musk says
CNBC
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SpaceX completed its last major test before flying astronauts to space on Sunday.
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New ad claims Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez want to punish success
MarketWatch
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The richest among us have been getting smacked around by the likes of presidential hopefuls Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders during this contentious...
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Babe Ruth's 500th home run bat is expected to fetch more than $1 million at auction
CNBC
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A piece of Babe Ruth memorabilia that was given to a friend 75 years ago could sell for a record price when it gets auctioned off this weekend , according to a California-based auction house.
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Dow's nearly 75-point drop led by losses for shares of Boeing, UnitedHealth
MarketWatch
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Dragged down by negative returns for shares of Boeing and UnitedHealth, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is declining Tuesday morning. The Dow was most...
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It’s hard for shoppers to avoid Amazon — even in their ETFs
MarketWatch
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Amazon.com Inc. makes up an outsize share of the biggest consumer discretionary ETFs, a fact investors should keep in mind when researching such a trade.
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Amazon earnings fall for first time in more than two years, stock drops in late trading
MarketWatch
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Amazon.com Inc. profit fell for the first time in more than two years in the third quarter, and the company expects another earnings decline in the...
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GamesBeat Decides 135: Tokyo Mirage Sessions on Switch
VentureBeat
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2020 is here, and the GamesBeat Decides podcast is ready to tackle it head on ... starting in a month or two. We're gonna catch up on some stuff first.
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Forget saving the planet: Ford to Tesla tout monster horsepower, speed in high-performance EVs
CNBC
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After spending billions on eco-friendly, all-electric cars that resulted in lackluster sales, automakers are shifting their target market from earthy environmentalists to gearheads and thrill seekers looking for speed.
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The big worries facing stock investors in 2020, according to Citi’s top equity strategist
MarketWatch
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In our call of the day, MarketWatch speaks to Citigroup’s chief U.S. equity strategist, Tobias Levkovich, who lays out his big concerns for stock markets in...
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Everything Jim Cramer said about the stock market on 'Mad Money,' including Uber lockup, 'junk' Chinese IPOs, buy Twitter, Zebra CEO
CNBC
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CNBC's Jim Cramer warns of a "very rude awakening" due to looming lockup expirations, urges Wall Street to stop allowing "junk" Chinese IPOs, calls Twitter's stock a buy and sits down with Zebra Technologies CEO Anders Gustafsson.
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The NCAA will allow athletes to profit from their name, image and likeness in a major shift for the organization
CNBC
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The organization's board voted unanimously to allow the change, though the NCAA's three divisions must still craft their own rules.
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Assessing the Honeywell spinoff one year later — stocks to buy and not, according to Jim Cramer
CNBC
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"Honeywell's a very smart company," and if it "didn't want exposure to autos and climate control here, then maybe you shouldn't want it either," CNBC's Jim Cramer says.
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This is the industry sector that has some of the happiest workers in America
CNBC
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In the latest quarterly CNBC|SurveyMonkey Workplace Happiness Survey, a full 90% of tech workers say they are very or somewhat satisfied with their job. They rank highest in workplace happiness and job satisfaction.
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If you buy into Warren Buffett’s advice to be ‘fearful when others are greedy,’ then get ready to be full of fear
MarketWatch
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The buyers have the upper hand lately, and those sitting on the sidelines during the latest push have to be questioning their approach. But are the bulls...
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Stocks making the biggest moves premarket: Ford, Boeing, Tesla and more
CNBC
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These are the stocks posting the largest moves before the bell.
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The Beatles remain a pop culture phenomenon even among Gen Z fans. Here's why
CNBC
published ago
The Beatles remain a pop culture phenomenon even among Gen Z fans. The group has kept the 50-year-old brand popular with streaming, Sirius radio and video games.
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'Missing Link' upsets Disney, takes home best animated feature at 2020 Golden Globes
CNBC
published ago
"Missing Link" took home the Golden Globe for best animated feature on Sunday, marking only the fourth time that the top prize did not go to a Disney film.
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Mounting drug shortages delay treatments for patients with bladder cancer
CNBC
published ago
BCG is one of more than a 100 drugs listed by the FDA as in shortage this year. It's a persistent issue plaguing the U.S. health system, spanning everything from antibiotics to pain medicines to vaccines and therapies for childhood cancer.
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Stocks making the biggest moves midday: Uber, Shake Shack, Adobe and Kroger
CNBC
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These are the stocks posting the largest moves in midday trading.
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ProBeat: We already know what to expect from Sundar Pichai’s Alphabet
VentureBeat
published ago
Sundar Pichai is now CEO of Google and CEO of Alphabet. This transition didn't happen overnight, so don't expect any drastic changes.
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Reporter quits her job on air after mistakenly claiming lottery jackpot
CNBC
published ago
Spanish TV reporter Natalia Escudero screamed into the cameras, saying "I'm not coming to work tomorrow!"
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Home Depot, Apple Inc. share gains lead Dow's 161-point jump
MarketWatch
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Shares of Home Depot and Apple Inc. are trading higher Thursday morning, propelling the Dow Jones Industrial Average into positive territory. Shares of Home...
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Oil prices struggle to stretch their gains to a 5th straight session as U.S. crude supplies decline
MarketWatch
published ago
Oil futures are struggling to stretch their streak of gains to a 5th session in a row Wednesday, with U.S. prices seesawing after U.S. government data...
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Microsoft, Goldman Sachs share gains lead Dow's 183-point jump
MarketWatch
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Shares of Microsoft and Goldman Sachs are posting positive growth Monday morning, lifting the Dow Jones Industrial Average into positive territory. Shares of...
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Facebook’s new corporate logo comes amid federal scrutiny
MarketWatch
published ago
Social-networking giant Facebook unveils a generic logo as part of a rebranding push.
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Osano Closes $5.4M Series A Funding Round, Arms Businesses with Automatic Protection for the New Era of Data Privacy
VentureBeat
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Press Release Osano, a company building the first platform for data privacy transparency, has announced it has closed a Series A funding round of $5.4M. The round is co-led by LiveOak Venture Partners and Next Coast Ventures, enabling Osano to further invest in R&D,...
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Biogen's stock could fall 10% on new Alzheimer's drug data this week, top analyst says
CNBC
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"We do not think that data validates anything near receiving approval from the FDA," biotech analyst Brian Skorney says.
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Presidential elections have turned into money wars — thanks to a Supreme Court decision in 2010
CNBC
published ago
Presidential elections, including the 2020 primary, have turned into a war over money. Here's why you can blame the Supreme Court a decade later.
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Chris Poelma Joins PCS Software as Chief Executive Officer
VentureBeat
published ago
Press Release PCS Software, Inc. ("PCS"), a software developer of integrated transportation management software solutions for the inland trucking industry, has announced that Chris Poelma has been appointed by the PCS Board of Directors to lead PCS as its Chief Executive...
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Asian markets quiet after latest Wall Street records
MarketWatch
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Asian markets were mixed in quiet trading Tuesday, following another record day on Wall Street.
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Boxing promoter Bob Arum says the Deontay Wilder rematch against Tyson Fury in Vegas could make more than $100 million
CNBC
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Bob Arum, CEO of boxing promotion company Top Rank, said the upcoming fight between Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury could be the highest-grossing heavyweight title fight of all-time.
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'Brands don't need Amazon.' Nike's departure could prompt others to leave, analysts say
CNBC
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Nike is breaking up with Amazon, and won't sell directly to the company anymore. The news is setting off alarm bells in the retail industry that other brands could follow Nike's lead.
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Mea culpa — Twilio CEO assures Jim Cramer 'simple math error' will never happen again
CNBC
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"We have instituted additional processes and controls to make sure such an error cannot happen again," Twilio CEO Jeff Lawson says in a "Mad Money" interview.
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Review: The 2019 BMW X4 xDrive30i is too weird looking and expensive to recommend
CNBC
published ago
BMW's X4 is more unique than the X3, but the sloped roofline messes up the proportions. Instead of the handsome and simple styling of BMW's mainline SUVs, the X4 has an awkward hunchback profile.
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Samsung unveils ultra-thin $1,000 Galaxy Chromebook with AMOLED display
VentureBeat
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The Samsung Galaxy Chromebook is an ultra-thin 2-in-1 laptop starting at $1000. It is also the first Chromebook with an AMOLED display.
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Tumblr partners with Medal.tv to highlight 15-second gameplay videos
VentureBeat
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Tumblr has partnered with Medal.tv to highlight 15-second gameplay videos on Tumblr's platform as gaming audience grows bigger.
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Apple CEO calls for global corporate tax system overhaul
VentureBeat
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Though it's one of the world's largest beneficiaries of favorable Irish tax minimization strategies, Apple is now calling for reform of the global loophole.
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European stocks worried over U.S.-China relations, but head for November gain
MarketWatch
published ago
European stocks were set to close out the week and month of November with gains, but Friday’s session was marked by losses as investors fretted over signs of...
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This year's calendar shortchanges retailers this holiday shopping season
CNBC
published ago
With six fewer days between Thanksgiving and Christmas, retailers face a major headwind in the most important shopping days of the year.
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Emirates airline posts nearly 300% jump in profits
CNBC
published ago
The head-turning figure comes off the back of the airline's weakest full-year profit in a decade, a 69% drop in net profit for the year up to March 2019.
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GM, LG Chem to create $2.3 billion battery cell venture for electric vehicles, to create 1,100 jobs in Ohio
CNBC
published ago
The companies plan to build a battery factory in the Lordstown area of northeast Ohio. Construction of the plant, which is expected to be among the largest in the world, is schedulued to begin in mid-2020.
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ESG and socially responsible equity funds add to record inflows in December
MarketWatch
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A week after they posted their third inflow record since the beginning of September, SRI and ESG funds took in another $2 billion last week.
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Sell the pot stocks — the market is 'not what it was cracked up to be,' Jim Cramer says
CNBC
published ago
"Companies need to close, funding needs to dry up, mergers must occur. Until then, these stocks are now sell-in-the-strength detritus," the "Mad Money" host says.
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Will 5G be a game changer for business in 2020? 
VentureBeat
published ago
We've all heard the call -- 5G is coming, and it’s going to change the world. As we head into 2020, let’s separate the hype from the reality.
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Ubisoft helps Ultra validate transactions on its blockchain for gamers
VentureBeat
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Ultra is announcing that French video game giant Ubisoft will be validating transactions on its UOS blockchain for gamers.
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2 Carnival Cruise ships collide in Cozumel, Mexico; at least 6 people injured
CNBC
published ago
The cruise line said 6 guests with minor injuries 'have presented themselves to the Carnival Glory medical center for evaluation.'
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Inheriting a parent’s IRA or 401(k)? Here’s how the SECURE Act could create a disaster
MarketWatch
published ago
Beneficiaries and account holders should review any documents about inheriting an IRA or 401(k) now.
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Don't bet on the 737 Max to return to the sky in early March, air safety expert says
CNBC
published ago
That target from major U.S. airlines is "probably slightly optimistic," says Alan Diehl.
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Chase hikes annual fee for its Sapphire Reserve card to $550 — a $100 increase
MarketWatch
published ago
Sapphire Reserve card holders will now get benefits for Lyft and DoorDash.
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2019 tech IPOs: The not-quite-banner year that could have been a lot worse
VentureBeat
published ago
Beyond the big tech IPOs that flopped, several smaller companies had decent debuts but roller-coaster rides since. That could make 2020 a tough IPO year.
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Everything Jim Cramer said about the stock market on 'Mad Money,' including Apple and Facebook earnings, Wingstop CEO, Spotify and Biogen
CNBC
published ago
CNBC's Jim Cramer reveals two things that worries him about affecting tech industry, checks in with Wingstop CEO after its latest quarterly earnings, says Spotify is a buy and makes predictions for Biogen.
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Tidal energy project in Canada gets green light from authorities
CNBC
published ago
The plans will see 15 turbines installed by the year 2023.
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Stocks making the biggest moves after hours: American Airlines, Microchip Technology, Pier 1 & more
CNBC
published ago
Check out the companies making headlines after the bell.
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App Store hit record spend on New Year’s Day 2020, Apple News passes 100 million users
VentureBeat
published ago
As Apple continues to push its services segment, the tech juggernaut today announced that Apple News has now passed 100 million users.
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Oil prices struggle to stretch their gains to a 5th straight session as U.S. crude supplies decline
MarketWatch
published ago
Oil futures are struggling to stretch their streak of gains to a 5th session in a row Wednesday, with U.S. prices seesawing after U.S. government data...
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Oil prices fall, but settle above session lows as traders focus on demand prospects
MarketWatch
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Oil futures fall Monday, but settle above the session’s worst levels as traders weigh expectations for energy demand, with some economic weakness in China...
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Former Snap exec Imran Khan's retail site Verishop has teamed up with a US mall owner to open stores
CNBC
published ago
Verishop, a shopping website and brand incubator launched earlier this year by former Snap exec Imran Khan and his wife, has partnered with U.S. mall owner Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield to open 14 stores through next year.
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Investigative intelligence platform Siren raises $10 million
VentureBeat
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Siren, an investigative intelligence solutions provider, today announced that it's raised $10 million in venture capital.
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Asia stocks rise, yuan jumps amid increased trade optimism
CNBC
published ago
China's yuan-denominated imports from the U.S. rebounded in November and December, data showed ahead of a phase one deal signing with the U.S. this week. Optimism also rose as the U.S. removed China from a list of currency manipulators.
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Gold adds to slide to 3-month low and is on track for steepest weekly fall since Trump’s 2016 surprise election win
MarketWatch
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Gold futures extend a recent slide on Friday that has brought bullion to a three-month low amid a week long rotation by investors out of assets perceived as...
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Millennial bets most of his savings on one of the stock market’s riskiest plays — and he’s about to cash in $1.5 million
MarketWatch
published ago
In the spring of 2010, when the stock market was picking up the pieces after the Great Recession, one 29-year-old with a law degree and a penchant for...
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The no-brainer way to kickstart SMB cash flow (VB Live)
VentureBeat
published ago
Learn about how to accelerate your agreement and collection processes, remove boundaries and friction in the payment process, and get paid instantly.
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The single best investment for the next decade
MarketWatch
published ago
Is it stocks or real estate?
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5 things to know before the stock market opens Monday
CNBC
published ago
U.S. stock futures point to a lower open on Wall Street on Monday's Veterans Day. The stock market trades on a normal schedule Monday but the bond market is closed for the holiday.
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Elon Musk says first SpaceX launch with NASA astronauts likely between April and June
CNBC
published ago
SpaceX CEO Elon Musk spoke alongside NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine on Sunday.
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Leaked transcript: Read what WeWork’s new chairman told anxious employees at an all-hands meeting
Recode
published ago
The new chairman of the troubled coworking firm confirmed layoffs and explained how he plans to rescue the company from distress.
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85 percent of WeWork’s white-collar employees don’t think Adam Neumann’s $1.7 billion exit package is fair
Recode
published ago
Half of those employees fear they’ll be laid off, according to a Recode survey of users on a workplace discussion app.
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2019 likely won't top last year's record box office haul, but it could be the secret to 2020's success
CNBC
published ago
The 2019 box office likely won't beat the multi-billion dollar record set the year prior, but movies like "Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker" and "Frozen II" could hep ticket sales heading into 2020.
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Stock futures climb on report U.S.-China trade talks still progressing
MarketWatch
published ago
U.S. stock futures jumped early Wednesday after Bloomberg reported that Beijing and Washington would complete a phase one agreement before another tariff...
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Stocks making the biggest moves premarket: Apple, Boeing, Tesla & more
CNBC
published ago
These are the stocks posting the largest moves before the bell.
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Attention Tech Start-Ups with an Innovative Industrial Product: Industrial Exchange Creates the ‘Industrial Innovation Challenge’ in Which VCs, Operators Evaluate Viability and Merit of New Offerings
VentureBeat
published ago
Press Release Industrial Exchange, a creator and manager of high-level forums for industrial companies and their stakeholders, has created a unique contest program -- the Industrial Innovation Challenge (IIC) -- designed to attract and evaluate the best new tech products...
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Coty buys majority stake in Kylie Cosmetics, hoping to expand the brand globally and into new categories
CNBC
published ago
Beauty company Coty is taking a 51% stake in Kylie Cosmetics, the company announced Monday morning.
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Why Amazon won’t dominate in groceries
VentureBeat
published ago
Amazon has had trouble mastering the perishable aspect of the grocery market. Meanwhile, Ocado seems to have found a winning formula.
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Wall Street analysts say Tesla's pickup is 'really weird' and Ford can 'breathe a sigh of relief'
CNBC
published ago
Wall Street analysts are all talking about Cybertruck's dramatic styling.
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Watch Boeing launch its Starliner spacecraft in a key test before flying NASA astronauts
CNBC
published ago
Boeing is set to launch its astronaut capsule Starliner on an uncrewed test flight for NASA on Friday.
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Giving the stock market more rocket fuel will work for only so long, El-Erian says
MarketWatch
published ago
While providing ample liquidity can help bond and stock markets, it does not remove existing barriers to sustained and inclusive economic growth, writes...
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The US-China trade war boosts office rents in Taiwan as companies come home
CNBC
published ago
Rentals in Taipei have been rising as Taiwanese companies return home and international firms make shifts due to the U.S.-China trade war.
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’Are you f—ing kidding me?’ Monica Lewinsky appears to respond to Ken Starr’s joining the Trump defense team
MarketWatch
published ago
Starr’s investigation exposed President Clinton’s relationship with Lewinsky, leading to his 1998 impeachment
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This coffee upstart could 'be a stronger growth stock than Starbucks' in the near term, says trader
CNBC
published ago
Luckin Coffee's monster run over the last six months shows it can hold up against stalwarts like Starbucks, some traders say.
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Google Pay will offer checking accounts in 2020
VentureBeat
published ago
Google will offer personal checking accounts next year through its Google Pay app in partnership with Citigroup and a Stanford University credit union.
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This strategist picked two blockbuster stocks in 2019 — here’s what he likes for 2020
MarketWatch
published ago
Our call of the day comes from Standard Life Investments’s head of global strategy, Andrew Milligan, who earlier in the year gave this column two winning...
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Elon Musk stripteases for Tesla Model Y launch in China
VentureBeat
published ago
Elon Musk raised an online storm by dancing on stage at the launch of Tesla's Model Y electric sports utility vehicle program in its new Shanghai factory.
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Boeing employee said 737 Max ‘is designed by clowns’ and ‘supervised by monkeys’
MarketWatch
published ago
Newly released internal emails from Boeing show workers mocking FAA, ridiculing 737 Max’s safety.
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This strategist picked two blockbuster stocks in 2019 — here’s what he likes for 2020
MarketWatch
published ago
Our call of the day comes from Standard Life Investments’s head of global strategy, Andrew Milligan, who earlier in the year gave this column two winning...
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Britain's biggest grocer is hoping to get rid of a billion pieces of plastic from its products
CNBC
published ago
Tesco is the latest major business to announce efforts to reduce its use of plastic.
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Gold prices edge lower, look to give back much of their recent gains
MarketWatch
published ago
Gold futures edge lower on Tuesday, set to relinquish much of the gains scored a day earlier, with the haven metal finding little reason to make any...
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Boeing is in talks to borrow $10 billion or more as 737 Max crisis wears on
CNBC
published ago
Boeing is facing rising costs from the 737 Max grounding and regulators say they have no firm timeline to lift the flight ban.
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China could be the 'swing factor' for Tesla's stock as first Model 3 cars roll out to Chinese consumers
CNBC
published ago
Tesla will begin delivering Model 3 cars made in its Shanghai factory — its first outside of the U.S. — to Chinese consumers on Tuesday.
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Clinigence Holdings and Accountable Healthcare America Sign Letter of Intent to Merge
VentureBeat
published ago
Press Release Clinigence Holdings, Inc. ("Clinigence" or the "Company") (OTC: IGMBD), a pioneer in clinical data integration, clinical quality reporting and population health analytics, and Accountable Healthcare America, Inc. ("AHA"), a leading medical management...
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Porsche attracting Tesla owners with all-electric Taycan sports car
CNBC
published ago
Klaus Zellmer, president and CEO Porsche Cars North America, said out of thousands of potential customers who have shown interest in the vehicle, Tesla owners are the highest among non-Porsche owners.
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Google launches Skaffold in general availability
VentureBeat
published ago
Google's Skaffold, a command line tool that facilitates continuous development for Kubernetes-native applications, is now generally available.
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The No. 1 job of 2019 pays $140,000 — and its hiring growth has exploded 74%
MarketWatch
published ago
LinkedIn’s out with its 2019 list of “Emerging Jobs” to watch
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Puma sees basketball and retail stores as the ways to fuel its rapid growth
CNBC
published ago
Puma partnered with hip-hop mogul Jay-Z last year as it returned to the U.S. basketball market after being on sidelines for two decades. The category is a key part of its global strategy.
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Bold stock-market calls for 2020: Begin with GE and Google
MarketWatch
published ago
Jeff Reeves weighs in on energy, banking and ESG investment opportunities.
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NBA executives mourn the loss of legendary commissioner David Stern — a commanding and complex leader
CNBC
published ago
Executives from around the NBA paid tribute to former NBA commissioner David Stern, who died on Sunday at the age of 77.
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SoftBank’s WeWork bailout stalls over financing talks with Japanese banks
VentureBeat
published ago
SoftBank's talks to secure $3 billion from Japan's three biggest banks have stalled as lenders hit internal lending limits, two sources said.
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Five Nights at Freddy’s AR: Special Delivery — Building jump scares in augmented reality
VentureBeat
published ago
Illumix CEO Kirin Sinha talks about adapting Five Nights at Freddy's for augmented reality. Turns out AR is good for horror!
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These highflying stocks hold big clues to a broader year-end rally
MarketWatch
published ago
Our call of the day says investors wanting to know if stocks have some juice left for the rest of the year should keep an eye on this highflying set.
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This investment has beaten Warren Buffett by 200X over the past 30 years — but good luck grabbing a piece of it
MarketWatch
published ago
Would you invest in a fund that charges a 5% management fee and a 44% performance fee? Sounds like a bad idea, a ripoff, a fleecing of the sheep by some...
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Apple TV+ looks increasingly desperate to lure viewers ahead of launch
VentureBeat
published ago
Days before its official launch, Apple's subscription video service is fighting mediocre reviews by expanding free trials to even more potential viewers.
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McDonald’s Next CEO Will Struggle to Keep Up the Strong Performance
MarketWatch
published ago
McDonald’s shares hit a bump Monday after news that CEO Steve Easterbrook was fired for having a consensual relationship with an employee. Heard on the Street’s Aaron Back explains why continuing the fast-food company’s strong performance will be an uphill battle.
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When game companies squander player trust, bad things happen (VB Live)
VentureBeat
published ago
Learn why player trust is your most effective weapon when fighting back against the wide variety of threats today, in this VB Live event.
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Advertising Makes Us Unhappy ^ F2001B
Harvard Business Review
published ago
Buy books, tools, case studies, and articles on leadership, strategy, innovation, and other business and management topics
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Here's who's actually putting down orders for Tesla's Cybertruck
CNBC
published ago
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Stocks making the biggest moves premarket: Uber, Boeing, Tencent Music, JPMorgan & more
CNBC
published ago
These are the stocks posting the largest moves before the bell, including Uber, Boeing, Tencent Music, JPMorgan, and more.
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Everything Jim Cramer said about the stock market on 'Mad Money,' including Schwab-TD Ameritrade talks, weed stocks, United Airlines and AMD CEOs
CNBC
published ago
CNBC's Jim Cramer explains what triggered Charles Schwab and TD Ameritrade brokerages to discuss a merger, tells investors it's time to sell marijuana stocks and sits down with the CEOs of United Airlines and Advanced Micro Devices.
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'Playmobil' movie bombs at US box office in one of the worst movie openings in decades
CNBC
published ago
The "Playmobil" movie had one of the worst openings in cinematic history over the weekend, garnering less than $1 million in ticket sales in the U.S.
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Could see a market reversal, strategist says
CNBC
published ago
Tatjana Greil Castro, portfolio manager at Muzinich & Co, discusses the fixed income space.
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Sana Benefits gets $6.3 million to disrupt ‘Stone Age’ health care insurance industry
VentureBeat
published ago
Sana Benefits, an Austin company that wants to disrupt the health care insurance industry with more efficient software, raised $6.3 million in seed funding.
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Zynga starts a new racing game studio in United Kingdom
VentureBeat
published ago
Mobile gaming publisher.Zynga has announced the opening of a new studio located in the heart of Birmingham, United Kingdom
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I’ll retire at 62 with $1.2 million and want to live in an affordable, safe place near the beach — where should I look?
MarketWatch
published ago
The destination must also be outside the U.S. Here are three places to consider.
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Arweave Secures $5m Led by a16z Crypto to Combat Link Rot and Unlock the Promise of Permanent Data Storage for the First Time 
VentureBeat
published ago
Press Release Today Arweave, a new blockchain protocol pioneering permanent data storage, has sold $5M worth of tokens in funding over the last six months, led by a16z crypto. Other participating investors include Multicoin Capital, Union Square Ventures, who will...
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Three-time Olympic medalist Lindsey Vonn says retiring from skiing is harder than competing
CNBC
published ago
The three-time Olympic medalist revealed to CNBC the emotional toll of her retirement in Baltimore this week where Under Armour announced its new ad campaign, titled "The Only Way is Through."
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Tesla's hitting new highs, and Jim Cramer is 'dumbfounded' that it hasn't gone higher
CNBC
published ago
Tesla has strong growth, GM is barely growing and Ford is shrinking. "Nobody wants to pay up for stagnation," CNBC's Jim Cramer said.
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Amazon, UPS and DHL are testing cargo bikes in New York City
CNBC
published ago
New York City is testing a pilot program that would take some deliveries out of the hands of drivers in cars and vans and put them on bikes.
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Here’s the real difference between women and men when it comes to stock-market investing
MarketWatch
published ago
Female fund managers perform almost exactly in line with their male counterparts but make very different investing decisions, including embracing tech stocks...
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Oil logs lowest finish since mid-December as Trump speech cools Iran war worries
MarketWatch
published ago
Oil futures fall sharply on Wednesday, logging the lowest settlement since mid-December, as comments from President Donald Trump calmed nerves surrounding...
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Walmart CEO says the biggest 'hazard' for in-home grocery delivery is dogs
CNBC
published ago
Walmart CEO Doug McMillon says running into dogs "big and small" has become a"new hazard of working at Walmart."
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Tesla, GE and Uber make list of the most divisive stocks on Wall Street
CNBC
published ago
The stocks that deeply divide Wall Street analyst opinions — led by Tesla.
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3M takes a 50-point bite out of the Dow industrials in early Thursday action
MarketWatch
published ago
The Dow Jones Industrial Average touched session lows Thursday morning, as a key component knocked roughly 50 points from the price-weighted blue-chip index....
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Boeing CEO to face heat in Congress over 737 Max crashes: 'The whole world's watching'
CNBC
published ago
Boeing's CEO Dennis Muilenburg faces two congressional hearings this week over the 737 Max.
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Big brands troll Elon Musk's Cybertruck with their own versions on Twitter
CNBC
published ago
Brands including Lego and Pepsi have taken to Twitter to mock Tesla's Cybertruck — the 'bulletproof' electric pickup truck whose windows were smashed by a metal ball at its launch last week.
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Investors have been wary of retail stocks, but in 2020 there could be some great bets
CNBC
published ago
Companies including Bed Bath & Beyond, Michael's, Victoria's Secret parent L Brands and DKNY owner G-III Apparel Group are looking like better and better investments in 2020, according to industry analysts.
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Coca-Cola CEO: Wall Street plays catch-up rewarding firms for socially responsible investments
CNBC
published ago
"In the end, there is only one planet, and we all want to live on it," says Coca-Cola chief James Quincey.
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Sony taps Horizon: Zero Dawn boss to lead PlayStation studios
VentureBeat
published ago
PlayStation studios have a new boss. Guerrilla Games managing director Hermen Hulst is now in charge of Sony's 14 first-party teams.
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Fisher Investments outflows surpass $2.5 billion as Los Angeles pension departs
CNBC
published ago
The Los Angeles Fire and Police Pension System voted on Oct. 24 to end its $522 million relationship with Fisher Investments. In all, institutional investors have pulled $2.5 billion from the firm in the weeks following Ken Fisher's lewd comments at conference.
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'Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker' has second-best Christmas day ever at US box office
CNBC
published ago
"Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker" hauled in $32 million in the U.S. on Christmas Day, the second-highest single day gross on that holiday in box office history.
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Cramer's lightning round: Don't expect anything great from GE's quarter
CNBC
published ago
"Mad Money" host Jim Cramer rings the lightning round bell, which means he's giving his answers to callers' stock questions at rapid speed.
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Anheuser-Busch to fully acquire Craft Brew Alliance
CNBC
published ago
Shares of Craft Brew Alliance skyrocketed 120% during extended trading following news that Anheuser-Busch will buy all remaining outstanding CBA shares in an a cash transaction at $16.50 per share. Anheuser-Busch shares, meanwhile, remained unchanged from its closing price of $85.66.
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Scoutbee raises $60 million to expedite supplier discovery with AI
VentureBeat
published ago
Scoutbee, which operates an AI-driven supplier discovery platform, has raised $60 million in venture capital.
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Los Angeles Rams star Aaron Donald takes an ownership stake in Ready Nutrition sports drink company
CNBC
published ago
Ready Nutrition, which was founded in 2012, is poised to eclipse $100 million in total sales next year and is generating double-digit annual sales growth.
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Dow Inc., Caterpillar share losses lead Dow's 185-point drop
MarketWatch
published ago
Shares of Dow Inc. and Caterpillar are trading lower Friday afternoon, dragging the Dow Jones Industrial Average into negative territory. Shares of Dow Inc....
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FedEx CEO to New York Times after tax-bill exposé: Debate me, bro!
MarketWatch
published ago
FedEx Corp. Chief Executive Fred Smith had a curious response to a New York Times report that detailed how the delivery giant cut its tax bill to zero:...
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How free games and streaming services sparked a video game boom that changed pop culture
CNBC
published ago
Behind the surge is an industry that has shifted away from a console and title-based business to an ecosystem driven by the expansion of digital and social. The transition changed how games are made and how users interact with games.
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Takata recalls 1.4 million potentially dangerous air bag inflators
CNBC
published ago
Bankrupt air bag maker Takata is recalling about 1.4 million driver's side inflators in the U.S. because they could explode and hurl shrapnel.
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AI Weekly: NeurIPS proves machine learning at scale is hard
VentureBeat
published ago
Like interest in machine learning, the world's largest AI research conference NeurIPS is growing fast, and organizers are exploring ways to ensure access.
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IBM hopes to change weather forecasting around the globe using big data and a new supercomputer
CNBC
published ago
The system is called GRAF, or Global High Resolution Atmospheric Forecasting, and will have many applications globally for governments and industries including airlines, agriculture and retail.
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Nasdaq closes at record as Trump soothes Middle East geopolitical jitters
MarketWatch
published ago
Stocks finished higher on Wednesday after President Donald Trump played down the importance of an Iranian missile strike on Iraqi bases housing American...
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Lloyd Blankfein mocks Elizabeth Warren after attack ad: 'Maybe tribalism is just in her DNA'
CNBC
published ago
"Maybe tribalism is just in her DNA," Blankfein says in an apparent dig at Warren's much-criticized claims of Native American ancestry.
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Auto parts companies show off new electric technology at SEMA show in Vegas
CNBC
published ago
Ford introduced the 900 horsepower Mustang Lithium at the SEMA Show in Las Vegas, the annual gathering hosted by the Specialty Equipment Market Association where performance has long been king.
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Range Rover Sport HST MHEV review: A Batman-style spotlight, refrigerator, and wearable key
VentureBeat
published ago
Range Rover Sport HST MHEV is a hybrid sport utility vehicle (SUV) that is loaded with technology, from a wearable key to a Bat Signal-style spotlight.
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British pound slips as two Bank of England members vote for interest-rate cut
MarketWatch
published ago
A more dovish Bank of England interest-rate decision than expected sent the British pound lower on Thursday.
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Highly Anticipated “Bithumb Coin” Officially Announced by Bithumb Global
VentureBeat
published ago
Press Release Bithumb Global, the leading digital asset exchange in the world, announces the highly anticipated crypto asset, Bithumb Coin (BT), which is the native token for the recently announced Bithumb Chain.This press release features multimedia. View the full...
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Microsoft adds ‘campaign views’ phishing intel to Office 365 Advanced Threat Protection
VentureBeat
published ago
Microsoft has launched 'campaign views' as part of Office 365 Advanced Threat Protection, to give companies more visibility into phishing campaigns.
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Value stocks are making a comeback, and here’s how to get in early
MarketWatch
published ago
4 ways to love underloved value stocks.
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Supercell shuts down Rush Wars after players shrug
VentureBeat
published ago
Supercell is closing down Rush Wars. The developer posted a blog today that explains the decision -- fans just weren't into the game.
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Stocks grab another round of records as Wall Street parses trade news
MarketWatch
published ago
Stocks finished slightly higher on Monday, carving out record closes for all three major equity benchmarks, as investors tried to gauge the progress on a...
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Europe has slight lead over U.S. in emerging blockchain digital securities market
VentureBeat
published ago
Blockchain technology and tokenization are transforming global financial markets, with startups driving this disruption scattered around the globe.
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Charles Schwab is in talks to buy TD Ameritrade, source says
CNBC
published ago
A deal between Schwab and TD Ameritrade would create a behemoth with $5 trillion in combined assets.
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Stocks making the biggest moves premarket: Bank of America, UnitedHealth, Goldman, Target & more
CNBC
published ago
These are the stocks posting the largest moves before the bell, including Bank of America, UnitedHealth, Goldman, and Target.
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The stock market has not been this richly valued or avidly loved in two years
CNBC
published ago
Stocks are almost back to where they were two years ago when they hit "peak happiness."
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Merck, Walt Disney share gains lead Dow's nearly 75-point jump
MarketWatch
published ago
The Dow Jones Industrial Average is climbing Tuesday afternoon with shares of Merck and Walt Disney seeing positive momentum for the blue-chip average....
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Rival budget airline Norwegian 'is doomed,' Ryanair boss Michael O'Leary claims
CNBC
published ago
Michael O'Leary told CNBC Monday that the rival budget European airline Norwegian was saddled "with enormous debts."
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Election 2020: John Delaney Talks Trade and the Value of Globalization
MarketWatch
published ago
As part of a series of Wall Street Journal interviews with Democratic 2020 candidates, former Maryland Democratic Congressman John Delaney sits down with WSJ’s Tarini Parti to discuss the Trans-Pacific Partnership and the U.S.-China trade dispute. Photo illustration: Laura Kammermann
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Oil prices pare gains, U.S. stock futures stem steep losses after Iran missile attack
MarketWatch
published ago
Crude oil prices surged and U.S. stock market futures tumbled late Tuesday after Iran fired multiple missiles at an air base in Iraq housing U.S. troops,...
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Starbucks just opened its first location in Italy—see why it's not your typical store
CNBC
published ago
Starbucks opened in Milan Thursday, marking its first foray into Italy and its 78th country.
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If you are a unionized journalist, this labor ruling should worry you
Recode
published ago
America’s top labor law enforcer’s decision may have troubling implications for media unions.
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What does the ‘WeWork effect’ mean for IPOs in 2020?
MarketWatch
published ago
The public crash and burn of WeWork’s initial public offering and poor early performances from high-priced startups that actually managed to go public in...
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This man died and left his wife of 21 years nothing — her stepchildren told her to scram, and this analysis of 40 million Uber rides finally reveals exactly how much people tip
MarketWatch
published ago
Thursday’s top personal finance stories
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Why big banks could be killing private prisons
CNBC
published ago
2019 was a tough year for the private prison industry.
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Caixin finds China's factory activity inches up
MarketWatch
published ago
BEIJING--A private gauge of China's factory activity showed an expansion for the third straight month in October due to renewed strength in exports,...
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Tesla moves into China as shares double and market cap nears value of GM, Ford combined
CNBC
published ago
Shares of Tesla have doubled in the last six months and the Silicon Valley automaker is approaching the combined market capitalization of General Motors and Ford Motor.
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API data show a 3.6 million-barrel weekly rise in U.S. crude supply: sources
MarketWatch
published ago
The American Petroleum Institute reported late Tuesday that U.S. crude supplies rose by roughly 3.6 million barrels for the week ended Nov. 22, according to...
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Growth stocks still have room to run before reaching previous bubble valuations, Credit Suisse strategist says
MarketWatch
published ago
A Credit Suisse strategist reiterated an overweight call on U.S. growth stocks, which he says can outperform even when bond yields rise.
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How a Twitter war in 2010 helped change the way we talk about women’s writing
Recode
published ago
The surprisingly long ripple effect of the Jennifer Weiner-Jonathan Franzen feud.
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Stop trying to innovate. Instead, become indispensable.
VentureBeat
published ago
The startups who are going to win are those who learn to complement their enterprise competitors in the mutual interest of their customers.
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How your travel plans affect which Medicare coverage you should choose
CNBC
published ago
Coverage for medical services while away from home depends on where you're going and how you get your Medicare benefits, along with whether you need emergency or routine service.
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Jim Cramer's advice for spotting a stock's peak: Look for a counterintuitive move
CNBC
published ago
Jim Cramer breaks down how investors can decipher a "signal" from the "noise" in a stock's action.
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JPMorgan anticipates ‘disorderly’ year-end funding pressures again as banks retrench
MarketWatch
published ago
The liquidity problems in U.S. money markets that pushed up short term interest rates in September may recur at the end of this year, despite the Federal...
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Hacking the hackathon: Tips for women coders
VentureBeat
published ago
Attending your first hackathon can be daunting. The team next to you mentions they’ve won 10 hackathons, and you feel the impostor syndrome settle in.
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Founder of world’s biggest hedge fund warns of ‘big squeeze’ with investors ‘buying dreams rather than earnings’
MarketWatch
published ago
Ray Dalio, the founder of hedge fund behemoth Bridgewater Associates, believes that investors aren’t necessarily investing on a solid footing.
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After Hong Kong protesters target Starbucks stores, CEO says employee safety is his 'focus' and 'priority'
CNBC
published ago
Protesters' action against Starbucks in Hong Kong, including vandalizing stores and calling for a boycott, has mostly occurred during its fiscal first quarter.
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Roblox: 60% of teens rarely discuss inappropriate online behavior with parents
VentureBeat
published ago
60% of teens rarely discuss inappropriate online behavior with parents. That means there's a big disconnect between the, Roblox reported.
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Here are the 96 Sears and Kmart stores that are closing next
MarketWatch
published ago
Going-out-of-business sales in the 96 stores slated to close will begin Dec. 2.
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Jumbo mortgages are haunting the housing market, and things could get really scary
MarketWatch
published ago
Lenders, mortgage servicers, investors and homeowners should prepare for trouble in the mortgage market, writes Keith Jurow.
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Tesla considers cutting China-built Model 3 sedan prices next year: Bloomberg
CNBC
published ago
U.S. electric vehicle maker Tesla is considering cutting the prices of its China-built Model 3 sedans by 20% or more next year, Bloomberg reported on Wednesday, citing people familiar with the plans.
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Google launches TensorBoard.dev and TensorFlow Enterprise
VentureBeat
published ago
Google Cloud debuted TensorFlow Enterprise, an optimized version of open source machine learning framework TensorFlow for large businesses.
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Biden and Bloomberg are bigger threats to Big Pharma than Warren, analyst says
CNBC
published ago
Warren's proposals to lower drug prices may struggle to gain support, especially from Democrats in states with a large pharmaceutical industry presence, Bernstein's Ronny Gal says.
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Earnings must deliver to keep this rally going in 2020, and early indications aren't good
CNBC
published ago
Early signs of a bottom in the global economic slowdown have not materialized, and hopes for earnings to accelerate in 2020 may be premature.
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There’s a huge change coming from the Fed (just not today)
MarketWatch
published ago
The really big news coming from the Fed is likely to be delivered in January, and it will have an impact longer than just a day.
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‘My mother-in-law hates me and cut my husband out of her will’ — should I tell her we are in debt and can't afford our home?
MarketWatch
published ago
She will instead leave her home to her adult daughter, who is on Social Security due to a back injury.
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Cramer's lightning round: Inogen is 'in the penalty box'
CNBC
published ago
"Mad Money" host Jim Cramer rings the lightning round bell, which means he's giving his answers to callers' stock questions at rapid speed.
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AOC takes Taylor Swift's side in feud with private equity firm, Carlyle Group
CNBC
published ago
Swift on Thursday plead for help from private equity firm Carlyle Group, which helped finance the deal to acquire her masters that she is protesting.
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Merck to buy cancer drug developer ArQule for $2.7 billion in cash
CNBC
published ago
Merck said on Monday it would buy cancer drug developer ArQule in a $2.7 billion all-cash deal, bolstering its oncology franchise with the smaller rival's lead drug that is being tested as a treatment for blood cancer.
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Dow jumps 186 points on gains in shares of UnitedHealth, American Express
MarketWatch
published ago
The Dow Jones Industrial Average is up Wednesday afternoon with shares of UnitedHealth and American Express seeing positive gains for the price-weighted...
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Stocks making the biggest moves premarket: Boeing, Uber, Lyft, Netflix, Tesla & more
CNBC
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These are the stocks posting the largest moves before the bell, including Boeing, Uber, Lyft, Netflix, Tesla, and more.
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American Airlines third-quarter earnings top estimates, but costs from Boeing 737 Max grounding grow
CNBC
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Travel demand lifted American Airlines revenue and bottom line but the Max grounding continues to weigh.
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The Amazon earnings silver lining: advertising and streaming
VentureBeat
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Despite Amazon's disappointing earnings report this week, the company's ad revenues and streaming video offerings show real strength.
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Dow logs worst day in 4 weeks after U.S. killing of Iranian military leader rattles stock market
MarketWatch
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U.S. stock benchmarks Friday finished a holiday-shortened week lower after an American airstrike in Baghdad killed an Iranian military leader, potentially...
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Sarah Sanders said she doesn’t like being called a liar, and Twitter users were quick to respond
MarketWatch
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Trump’s former press secretary tells the New York Times about being “attacked for everything.”
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How event marketing tech can land you in the C-suite (VB Live)
VentureBeat
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Learn why event marketing technology is the key to making events your opportunity to reach, engage, and convert new customers. in this VB Live event!
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Ralph Nader appears to soften previous comments that Boeing's 737 Max should never fly again
CNBC
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Consumer advocate Ralph Nader indicates there could be a path for Boeing to get its 737 Max jet back in service.
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Toymaker CEO: I would have had to lay off employees if Sunday's tariffs were imposed
CNBC
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"It was like 'Groundhog Day,'" Jay Foreman says after a whirlwind of US-China trade news.
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Toys R Us is back. Here's a look inside its first new store
CNBC
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This marks the Toys R Us brand's return to bricks-and-mortar retail after the company was forced to liquidate last year, shuttering its entire fleet of stores.
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FDA sparks backlash after deleting former Commissioner Scott Gottlieb's tweets
CNBC
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Gottlieb's twitter handle @SGottliebFDA no longer exists, according to Twitter's website.
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CDC officials worry E. coli outbreak could spread over Thanksgiving
CNBC
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For those thinking the outbreak is familiar, it is. Almost a year ago, a similar outbreak occurred in romaine lettuce with the same strain of E. coli, making 62 people sick.
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Ed Aschoff's death: How often does pneumonia kill healthy adults?
CNBC
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"Anyone can get pneumonia, and it can be severe."
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Solidia Technologies and Uncountable Accelerate Development of Next-Generation Concrete Manufacturing with Data Science and AI
VentureBeat
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Press Release Cement and concrete technology company Solidia Technologies® has partnered with Uncountable to develop a new data analysis platform that will expedite R&D and applications of Solidia's next-generation, sustainable concrete manufacturing process.This...
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Walgreens cuts jobs at its US headquarters as drugstore chain slashes costs
CNBC
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Walgreens Boots Alliance has laid off an undisclosed number of employees at its corporate headquarters as the drugstore chain cuts costs, the company said Monday.
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Under Armour shares crater on accounting probe, cut to 2019 revenue outlook
CNBC
published ago
The earnings report comes after Under Armour acknowledged it has been cooperating with the SEC and DOJ in a probe of its accounting practices.
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Cramer's lightning round: Wendy's is in 'good shape,' shares are oversold
CNBC
published ago
Jim Cramer reacts to the stocks of Albemarle, Iron Mountain, Realogy Holdings, Wendy's, CME Group, Annaly Capital and Hershey.
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What Iran’s missile attack on U.S. forces in Iraq may say about the Islamic Republic’s ballistic capability
MarketWatch
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Iran fired at least a dozen missiles early Wednesday, local time, at U.S. military bases in Iraq, in an apparent retaliation against the killing of Iranian...
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Once you hit this age, you’re far more likely to feel lonely
MarketWatch
published ago
4 risk factors that can predict if you’ll be lonely as you get older
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SoftBank’s WeWork bailout stalls over financing talks with Japanese banks
VentureBeat
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SoftBank's talks to secure $3 billion from Japan's three biggest banks have stalled as lenders hit internal lending limits, two sources said.
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Australia's central bank leaves rates unchanged
MarketWatch
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SYDNEY--Australia's central bank on Tuesday kept its benchmark rate unchanged, balancing the need to keep pace with falling rates globally against any...
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One year later after Amazon’s HQ2 announcement, here’s what happened to house prices in Northern Virginia
MarketWatch
published ago
After Amazon pulled out of its planned Long Island City location, home prices in New York dropped.
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Microsoft’s Azure PlayFab and Xbox offer better matchmaking for game devs
VentureBeat
published ago
Microsoft’s Azure PlayFab and Xbox divisions have joined together to offer game developers matchmaking and multiplayer parties at no cost when used by an Xbox network authenticated player. The offer extends to all platforms where the Xbox network is supported today, including the Xbox, PC, iOS, or Android. PlayFab Matchmaking is a customizable matchmaking service …
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SpaceX blows the top off first Starship rocket in pressure testing 'to the max'
CNBC
published ago
Starship is a massive rocket that SpaceX is developing to send people to the moon and Mars.
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Mike Bloomberg rolls out gun safety proposals
CNBC
published ago
Bloomberg has already been promoting gun reform as a private citizen. The gun safety group he helped found, Everytown for Gun Safety, rececently helped Democrats take full control of the Virginia House and Senate the first time since 1994.
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3M, Cisco share losses lead Dow's 75-point fall
MarketWatch
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Shares of 3M and Cisco are retreating Thursday morning, sending the Dow Jones Industrial Average into negative territory. Shares of 3M and Cisco are...
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Washington Nationals take home $29 million from MLB postseason; Yankees split $9.7 million
CNBC
published ago
The players' pool combines gate receipts from all rounds of the 2019 postseason, including a 60% take from the first four games of the World Series. This year, the pool totaled a little over $80 million, the third-highest pool of all-time.
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Stocks finish mixed as Nasdaq logs third consecutive all-time closing high
MarketWatch
published ago
U.S. stocks ended mixed on Tuesday as investors struggled to shrug off concerns around the prospect of a U.S.-China trade deal and dealt with disappointing...
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Tune.fm taps Hedera Hashgraph for novel use of cryptocurrency in fast music micropayments
VentureBeat
published ago
Tune.fm has tapped cryptocurrency startup Hedera Hashgraph to use the decentralized platform to enable fast payments for artists.
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Stocks making the biggest moves midday: Tesla, AMD, Peloton Interactive, United Airlines & more
CNBC
published ago
Tesla got a big price-target raise along with AMD.
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Papa John's founder files lawsuit against ad agency; his wife files for divorce, saying marriage is 'broken'
CNBC
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Papa John's founder John Schnatter filed a lawsuit Thursday against an advertising firm and its parent company related to the events that led to him being ousted as chairman.
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These housing markets will feel the biggest impact from the ‘Silver Tsunami’
MarketWatch
published ago
Roughly one in three homes in the U.S. is owned by someone age 60 or older.
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Despite increased realism, King’s Bounty 2 isn’t ditching the fantasy
VentureBeat
published ago
King's Bounty 2 was one of GamesCom's low-key announcements. Publisher 1C Company talks about what's old and what's news with this tactical-RPG series.
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Travel gear and gadgets to give–and get–this holiday season
CNBC
published ago
To get you started on your holiday shopping, we gathered some gear, gadgets and great gift ideas that will help travelers stay on course and find new adventures.
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GE to lose $1.4 billion this year from Boeing 737 Max grounding but expects jet's return
CNBC
published ago
GE makes the LEAP engines used for the 737 Max, which has been grounded worldwide following two deadly crashes in the past year.
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Here’s a look at the biggest movers among U.S. oil stocks after Iran’s Soleimani is killed
MarketWatch
published ago
The broad market was down, but some energy stocks were up significantly.
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BlackRock CEO says the climate crisis is about to trigger 'a fundamental reshaping of finance'
CNBC
published ago
The world's largest money manager believes the intensifying climate crisis will bring about a fundamental reshaping of finance.
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Consumer Reports puts Tesla back on recommended list as reliability improves
CNBC
published ago
Tesla jumped four spots in the latest Consumer Reports Reliability Survey, based on reviews from owners of more than 400,000 vehicles.
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California's Sonoma wine country reckons with wildfire damage to tourism economy
CNBC
published ago
The wildfires in California's wine country are among the largest and most intense in the state's history. Fortunately, the fires came at the close of the harvest this year.
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The IRS delayed refunds for 275,000 taxpayers last year. Here's why
CNBC
published ago
The IRS kept $2.7 billion in refunds out of the hands of fraudsters last year through Sept. 30, according to the Taxpayer Advocate Service. Unfortunately, hundreds of thousands of legitimate filers waited more than 40 days to get their money.
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Dover Corp. touches 65-year high
CNBC
published ago
The mystery chart of the day. With CNBC's Brian Sullivan and the Fast Money traders, Tim Seymour, Brian Kelly, Steve Grasso and Guy Adami.
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Ryan Reynolds' gin company features 'Peloton wife' in new ad
CNBC
published ago
An ad from Peloton, a company known for its exercise bikes, stirred up a storm across the internet this week, sparking outrage online as viewers complained about what they saw as undertones of sexism in the ad.
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Cramer's lightning round: Microsoft is making hard to own Dropbox, Slack
CNBC
published ago
"Mad Money" host Jim Cramer rings the lightning round bell, which means he's giving his answers to callers' stock questions at rapid speed.
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Esports as a tourism generator? It’s more likely than you think!
VentureBeat
published ago
Esports is undoubtedly a global phenomenon, but local communities still stand to benefit greatly if they can identify and promote their greatest assets.
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There's a new way for investors to turn a profit while helping California prevent fires
CNBC
published ago
As wildfires rage through western California, a new way to prevent them is now being tested in nearby Tahoe National Forest. It is a first-of-its-kind financial tool, designed to help investors fund forest restoration in overgrown, highly combustible areas, which are becoming ever more dangerous due to climate change.
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‘My brother refuses to work and he owes me $50,000’ — I want him to pay me back so I’m continuing to support him financially
MarketWatch
published ago
‘I have agreed to fund his short-term needs with a periodic transfer of assets to his accounts, which he depends on for daily survival.’
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I’m looking for safe, friendly cities to retire abroad on $2,500 or less a month. Where should I retire?
MarketWatch
published ago
Eight options — from cities in Thailand, Portugal, Italy and more — to consider.
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This could be your smartest money move in the 2020s — plus other top investing tips
MarketWatch
published ago
Popular money and investing stories on MarketWatch this past week.
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Selling software service stocks on trade worries is a 'big mistake,' Jim Cramer says
CNBC
published ago
Software-as-a-service stocks "tend to come bouncing back with alacrity because these companies are forces of nature," "Mad Money's" Jim Cramer says.
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Why Klei couldn’t make Hot Lava without its dedicated community
VentureBeat
published ago
For Hot Lava, a first-person parkour game, the team worked closely with communities for over two years, with some players putting in as much as 700 hours.
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CVS CEO: I saw Hello Kitty logo on a vaping device 5 years ago and knew something was wrong
CNBC
published ago
CVS Health's Larry Merlo voices his concerns over the teen vaping crisis and the long-term health risks.
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Dow flat in spite of losses for Apple Inc., Exxon Mobil stocks
MarketWatch
published ago
Shares of Apple Inc. and Exxon Mobil are seeing declines Tuesday afternoon, sending the Dow Jones Industrial Average into negative territory. The Dow was...
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Apple’s NFC problem is bigger than Germany, the EU, or Apple Pay
VentureBeat
published ago
German legislators are pushing Apple to allow non-Apple Pay NFC transactions through its devices. But that's not Apple's only NFC problem right now.
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CES 2020 expected to draw 170,000 techies to Vegas for 2.9 million square feet of exhibits
VentureBeat
published ago
I spoke with Karen Chupka about CES, the trends she sees among the exhibitors, and the subsectors that are trending or waning.
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Houston Astros fire assistant general manager Brandon Taubman for taunting female reporters
CNBC
published ago
The Houston Astros fired assistant general manager Brandon Taubman after initially denying claims he taunted female reporters about the signing of Roberto Osuna, a pitcher accused of domestic violence.
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Treasury yields hold ground as investors eye trade developments
MarketWatch
published ago
U.S. Treasury yields struggle for direction on Monday as investors keep a close watch on progress towards a phase one deal between Washington and Beijing
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The ‘best job in America’ pays $105,000 — and you’ve probably never heard of it
MarketWatch
published ago
‘Because of the stiff competition to recruit and retain this talent, more companies are investing in their employees’ experiences at work,’ says Amanda...
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Union divide puts Elizabeth Warren in a bind over USMCA vote as she seeks labor backing
CNBC
published ago
Unions that represent workers from companies such as Boeing and Ford have expressed reservations about Trump's new North American trade pact, even though the AFL-CIO favors it.
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Peloton has few 'legitimate' threats in the at-home fitness space, says bullish Wedbush analyst
CNBC
published ago
"Very few of the many alternatives ... really rose to the level of being a legitimate threat to Peloton," Wedbush analyst James Hardiman told CNBC.
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Beyond Meat's big week
CNBC
published ago
Beyond Meat has an awesome week. With CNBC's Brian Sullivan and the Fast Money traders, Tim Seymour, Brian Kelly, Steve Grasso and Guy Adami.
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Gold prices settle lower after U.S. third-quarter growth holds steady at 2.1%
MarketWatch
published ago
Gold futures close lower Friday after U.S. third-quarter GDP came in at 2.1%, matching growth expectations and taking a slight shine off the haven asset,...
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Investors are ignoring two major risks to stocks, warns fund manager
MarketWatch
published ago
It is a haze of trade headlines, but don’t lose sight of the big picture. Our call of the day, from Shell Capital Management’s founder Mike Shell, puts the...
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Best investments for 2020 and the next decade, according to a top U.S. financial adviser
MarketWatch
published ago
Double-digit percentage gains for stock markets aren’t just limited to the U.S., with Europe and parts of emerging and Asian markets also having enjoyed a...
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CDC says it's made a breakthrough in finding possible cause of deadly vaping illness
CNBC
published ago
Vitamin E acetate, a compound used in supplements, cosmetics and vaping products, was detected in 29 lung tissue samples from patients.
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America is about to get a powerful tool in the war against cancer
CNBC
published ago
The country's first carbon ion therapy center to treat cancer is being built in partnership with Hitachi on the campus of the Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Florida.
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Twitter stock plummets on ad bug issue, shaking investor confidence
MarketWatch
published ago
Twitter Inc. blamed advertising bugs for a big revenue miss in the third quarter, prompting questions about the company’s ability to execute and drive...
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Stocks making the biggest moves midday: Morgan Stanley, Tesla, Alcoa & more
CNBC
published ago
These are the stocks posting the largest moves in midday trading.
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The RealReal CEO says: 'We keep changing' to fend off fakes
CNBC
published ago
The RealReal is constantly updating its operations in an effort to prevent and remove counterfeit products from its website, founder and CEO Julie Wainwright told CNBC Tuesday.
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Cramer's lightning round: I like FedEx and it is too cheap
CNBC
published ago
The "Mad Money" host says FedEx is too cheap right now, and he also recommended taking some shares of Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals off the table.
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FTSE 100 and smaller stocks rise on the back of fall in sterling
MarketWatch
published ago
U.K. stocks were mostly higher on Monday, bucking sluggish action across Europe, as a drop in the pound inspired gains for domestically-focused stocks and...
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AMD sees $1.8 billion in Q3 2019 revenue thanks to high-end processors and GPUs
VentureBeat
published ago
In the third quarter ended September 30, Advanced Micro Devices reported earnings that roughly matched Wall Street's expectations.
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Everything Jim Cramer said about the stock market on 'Mad Money,' including bullish on Tesla, millennial homebuying
CNBC
published ago
"Mad Money" host Jim Cramer breaks down why Tesla has the green light. Later in the show he reveals signs that the millennial homebuying market is heating up.
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FAA says it again: Boeing's 737 Max is not ready for certification
CNBC
published ago
With just 35 days left in 2019, the FAA is making it increasingly clear it is unlikely to recertify the Boeing 737 Max this year, a target Boeing has eyed for months.
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Politics & Policy
Recode
published ago
Vox's policy and politics team explains everything you need to know about what's going on in Washington and what it means for your life.
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Americans don’t understand the dementia risk they face
MarketWatch
published ago
Research suggests many didn’t understand the connection between physical and brain health and how racial differences can affect dementia risk.
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Renewables' share of electricity generation surpasses gas for first time in UK
CNBC
published ago
Offshore and onshore wind helped to drive the uptake.
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Fed's Powell says central bank could buy shorter-term coupon debt
MarketWatch
published ago
Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said on Wednesday that the central bank could potentially expand its Treasury bill purchasing program, if necessary,...
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Asian shares mostly gain in quiet post-Christmas trading
MarketWatch
published ago
World markets have rallied after President Donald Trump said that a trade deal with China was ready for signing.
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Treasury yields tick lower as investors scoop up debt at 30-year bond auction
MarketWatch
published ago
U.S. Treasury yields retreat on Thursday as investors rush to buy government bonds at a key 30-year debt auction, ahead of the all-important jobs report on...
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CEO says Boeing will be quicker to ground planes in the event of future crashes
CNBC
published ago
CEO Dennis Muilenburg expresses regret over not grounding its 737 Max fleet after the first crash, five months before the second disaster.
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Stocks making the biggest moves midday: Apple, Tesla, Goldman Sachs, Costco, AMD & more
CNBC
published ago
Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading on Thursday.
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Virtual Incision raises $20 million for mini surgical robots
VentureBeat
published ago
Virtual Incision, a company that's developing miniaturized surgical robots, has raised $20 million in a series B round of funding led by Bluestem Capital. 
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10 tech predictions for 2020: Apple, Tesla, Netflix and more
MarketWatch
published ago
Daniel Newman peers into what this year will bring
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GamesBeat Decides 131: Star Wars Jedi and Google Stadia reviews
VentureBeat
published ago
Google Stadia and Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order are both out, and the GamesBeat Decides crew reviews them on this week's episode.
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Bullish momentum persists, S&P 500 sustains break to uncharted territory
MarketWatch
published ago
Technically speaking, the major U.S. benchmarks remain near-term extended — and are due a cooling-off period, if not a corrective pullback — though the more...
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Fed's Richard Clarida says monetary policy remains appropriate
MarketWatch
published ago
Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Richard Clarida said on Thursday that the current stance of monetary policy was appropriate but that looking ahead, the central...
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Asian markets mostly rise as traders cautiously await trade developments
MarketWatch
published ago
Asian shares were mixed Monday in a cautious mode after Wall Street closed out the week with milestones as the Dow Jones Industrial Average crossed 28,000...
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  Clinigence Holdings, Inc. Goes Public via a Reverse Merger With iGambit, Inc.
VentureBeat
published ago
Press Release Clinigence Holdings, Inc. ("Clinigence" or the "Company") announced today that it has become a publicly-traded company via a reverse merger with iGambit, Inc. ("iGambit") (OTC: IGMB), a fully reporting public company. The combined company will be called...
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If you hit the $220 million Powerball jackpot, this is your tax bill
CNBC
published ago
The 24% that gets withheld for federal taxes is just the beginning of what the winner would owe to the IRS — and, likely, state coffers, as well.
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Cramer's lightning round: I want you to own Coca-Cola
CNBC
published ago
It's that time again! "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer rings the lightning round bell, which means he's giving his answers to callers' stock questions at rapid speed.
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Reid Hoffman on AI, defense, and ethics when scaling a startup
VentureBeat
published ago
LinkedIn coufounder Reid Hoffman shared his thoughts on AI ethics and how startups can scale in an ethical way in a conversation with DJ Patil.
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Secure Act includes one critical tax change ‘that will send estate planners reeling’
MarketWatch
published ago
The Secure Act includes some other important tax changes that have nothing to do with retirement.
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‘Nothing is ever his fault, everyone is out to get him.’ Our brother inherited our late mother’s home and it was repossessed. He’s now in prison — do I send him money?
MarketWatch
published ago
‘He lost our mother’s property after obtaining a high-interest mortgage so he could buy a motorcycle, which he also lost as a result of an accident.’
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With Tiffany, LVMH grows in jewelry. And Tiffany gets another chance to shine
CNBC
published ago
LVMH is expected to help Tiffany grow outside the U.S., and Tiffany will enable Louis Vuitton's parent company to expand deeper into jewelry.
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Millennial bets most of his savings on one of the stock market’s riskiest plays — and he’s about to cash in $1.5 million
MarketWatch
published ago
In the spring of 2010, when the stock market was picking up the pieces after the Great Recession, one 29-year-old with a law degree and a penchant for...
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China's purchase of US goods could slow after two years, says strategist
CNBC
published ago
Max Lin from NatWest Markets says China is "off the hook" after the two-year commitment period stated in the "phase one" trade deal with the U.S.
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Impossible Foods is speeding up new product releases and plans to nearly double R&D team, CEO says
CNBC
published ago
Impossible Foods is planning to nearly double its research and development team in the next 12 months, according to CEO Pat Brown.
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FDA warns about lack of research, possible risks of CBD
CNBC
published ago
The FDA is concerned that some people "wrongly" think CBD "can't hurt." The agency has questions about CBD's safety and the quality of products on the market.
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Andrew Bailey tapped as next governor of Bank of England: FT
MarketWatch
published ago
Andrew Bailey, head of the regulatory agency the Financial Conduct Authority, has been selected to replace Mark Carney as Bank of England governor, according...
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'Know what you own and know what others will pay for it,' Jim Cramer advises
CNBC
published ago
Jim Cramer explains how investors can apply risk-reward to determine if a stock is worth buying at a certain level.
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Aclima will map the air quality on every block in the Bay Area
VentureBeat
published ago
Aclima is announcing that it plans to map air pollutants and greenhouse gases block-by-block throughout the San Francisco Bay Area region.
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Google, Facebook, Amazon, and Apple play defense in congressional antitrust probe
VentureBeat
published ago
Alphabet’s Google, Facebook, Amazon, and Apple defended their practices while declining to answer some questions from a U.S. congressional committee.
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AI Weekly: Samsung comes to terms with Bixby’s second-class status
VentureBeat
published ago
Bixby is far from a forerunner in the burgeoning voice assistant segment, and Samsung is finally coming to terms with that.
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The stock market could surge another 20% if the head of Merrill Lynch’s wealth management is right
MarketWatch
published ago
Head of Merrill Lynch Wealth Management Andy Sieg says that the U.S. stock market has plenty of room to run higher, despite a remarkable bull run that has...
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Verizon Media launches OneSearch, a privacy-focused search engine
VentureBeat
published ago
Verizon Media, the media and digital offshoot of telecommunications giant Verizon, has launched a "privacy-focused" search engine called OneSearch. 
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5 things to know before the stock market opens on jobs Friday
CNBC
published ago
U.S. stock futures were higher on Friday after the government issued December jobs growth slightly below expectations.
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Forget buy and hold — here are 10 rules to help navigate this dicey market
MarketWatch
published ago
Buy and hold... and forget. Time in the market, not timing the market. Anybody who’s ever contributed to a retirement account has probably heard the...
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'Game of Thrones' prequel pilot not picked up by HBO
CNBC
published ago
The much anticipated "Game of Thrones" prequel staring Naomi Watts will not be coming to HBO. According to a report from Variety, HBO passed on the pilot for the series, which was set thousands of years before the events of the original.
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Semiconductor stocks' epic rally has room to run, if history is any guide
CNBC
published ago
Semiconductor stocks have gained more than 50% this year with AMD, Universal Display and Marvell Technology leading the rally. The chip sector's recent market history suggests the gains can continue.
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This stockpicking app beat the S&P 500 by 4x last quarter — for investors born in the summer of 1997
MarketWatch
published ago
The fate of your portfolio is written in the stars. Or at least it can be, if Daniel Greenberg and the professional pranksters behind the “Bull and Moon”...
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McDonald's adds WNBA commissioner to board
CNBC
published ago
McDonald's announced Monday that it has elected Women's National Basketball Association Commissioner Cathy Engelbert to its board.
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Everything Jim Cramer said about the stock market on 'Mad Money,' including bearish feels, 'Medicare for All,' S&P forecast
CNBC
published ago
"Mad Money's" Jim Cramer says stocks need to come down more before they're safe to buy again, breaks down the latest developments in managed-care stocks and explains why Wall Street could be under pressure in coming months.
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Stubborn storm bringing heavy snow to parts of Northeast to linger at least another day
CNBC
published ago
It could be well into Wednesday before the "long-duration storm" finally moves off the Maine shore, forecasters said.
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Which markets are closed on Veterans day?
MarketWatch
published ago
In observance of U.S. Veterans day, the bond market will be closed next Monday Nov 11 while other markets will remain open.
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Former FBI lawyer Lisa Page says it’s time to ‘take my power back’ after President Trump’s ‘sickening’ attacks
MarketWatch
published ago
Back in October, President Donald Trump called out former FBI lawyer Lisa Page by name — again — as he regaled an adoring Minneapolis crowd with, as she put...
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Tesla shares could dive into 'deep pessimism' after 100% rally in three months
CNBC
published ago
Tesla's triple-digit rally may have run into a roadblock, Chantico Global's Gina Sanchez says.
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SpaceX launches another 60 Starlink satellites while setting two rocket reuse records
CNBC
published ago
SpaceX launched another 60 of its Starlink internet satellites on Monday morning from Cape Canaveral, Florida.
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Dow's 175-point jump led by gains in shares of UnitedHealth, Pfizer
MarketWatch
published ago
The Dow Jones Industrial Average is trading up Friday afternoon with shares of UnitedHealth and Pfizer seeing positive gains for the price-weighted average....
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Jim Cramer issues buy call on Lyft, remains 'pessimistic' on Uber
CNBC
published ago
Lyft "management's promise to deliver positive EBITDA by the end of 2021 now sounds credible," the "Mad Money" host says.
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Microsoft has entered the RPA market — what does that mean?
VentureBeat
published ago
Why is Microsoft introducing a very early product that really isn’t competitive technically? Well, you have to start somewhere.
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ESG stocks aren’t in a bubble, for now
MarketWatch
published ago
In a week in which BlackRock swore off coal stocks, attention is growing on companies that meet so-called environmental, social and governance criteria.
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Dow's 75-point climb led by gains in UnitedHealth, Pfizer stocks
MarketWatch
published ago
Shares of UnitedHealth and Pfizer are posting positive growth Wednesday morning, propelling the Dow Jones Industrial Average into positive territory. Shares...
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Mark debuts AR street graffitti app at the LA Women’s March
VentureBeat
published ago
Created by veterans of Sybo and iDreamsky, Mark is showing its augmented reality street graffitti app at the LA Women's March.
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Why Wall Street’s most bullish strategist says his S&P 500 forecast is probably too low
MarketWatch
published ago
Our call of the day from BTIG’s top strategist says his bullish S&P 500 forecast may turn out to be way too conservative, especially if trade...
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British pound drifts lower as uncertainty clouds EU deadline extension
MarketWatch
published ago
The British pound drifted lower on Friday on uncertainty of whether, or how long, the European Union would extend a deadline for the U.K. to depart.
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FAA proposes Boeing $5.4 million fine for defective 737 Max parts
CNBC
published ago
The Federal Aviation Administration is seeking a $5.4 million fine against Boeing for faulty wing parts on dozens of 737 Max planes.
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Cramer's lightning round: I like FedEx and it is too cheap
CNBC
published ago
The "Mad Money" host says FedEx is too cheap right now, and he also recommended taking some shares of Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals off the table.
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UnitedHealth, Apple Inc. share gains lead Dow's nearly 100-point climb
MarketWatch
published ago
Shares of UnitedHealth and Apple Inc. are posting strong returns Friday morning, propelling the Dow Jones Industrial Average into positive territory. Shares...
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McDonald's workers sue to address 'systemic problem' of sexual harassment
CNBC
published ago
McDonald's workers have filed more than 50 complaints in the last three years alleging a variety of illegal conduct in corporate-owned and franchised McDonald's restaurants, according to the spokespeople.
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Cannabis stocks rally for a second day after House passes bill aiming to lift federal ban on weed
MarketWatch
published ago
Cannabis stocks rallied for a second day Wednesday, buoyed by a historic congressional committee approval of a bill that would lift the federal ban on weed,...
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Uber launches financial services unit Uber Money -- partly to streamline payments for drivers
MarketWatch
published ago
Ride-hailing platform Uber Technologies announced a suite of financial products on Monday, including branded payment cards, aimed at making transactions and...
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Flavourworks raises $3.8 million to make interactive games with live-action video
VentureBeat
published ago
Flavourworks has raised $3.8 million in funding for its interactive movie games that fuse together film-like video with interactive gameplay. 
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Tesla's hitting new highs, and Jim Cramer is 'dumbfounded' that it hasn't gone higher
CNBC
published ago
Tesla has strong growth, GM is barely growing and Ford is shrinking. "Nobody wants to pay up for stagnation," CNBC's Jim Cramer said.
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Jim Cramer says investors should view Thursday's market pullback 'as a gift'
CNBC
published ago
The market's throwing a sale that it doesn't need to throw," "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer says.
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RISC-V grows globally as an alternative to Arm and its license fees
VentureBeat
published ago
Arm is the most successful microprocessor architecture on the planet, but a rival called RISC-V has emerged, and its proponents held an event to tout it.
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Tune.fm taps Hedera Hashgraph for novel use of cryptocurrency in fast music micropayments
VentureBeat
published ago
Tune.fm has tapped cryptocurrency startup Hedera Hashgraph to use the decentralized platform to enable fast payments for artists.
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Trainual Closes $6.75M Series A Funding Round to Transform Employee Onboarding and Training
VentureBeat
published ago
Press Release Trainual, a leader in the Business Knowledge Transfer market, today announced the company has successfully closed a $6.75M Series A funding round led by 4490 Ventures and MATH Venture Partner.The new funding will accelerate product development, grow customer...
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Consumers can't get enough Bentley, Lamborghini and Rolls-Royce SUVs
CNBC
published ago
The Rolls-Royce Cullinan, Bentley Bentayga, Lamborghini Urus and Maserati Levante have all been triumphant successes. Aston Martin and even Ferrari are working on launching their own SUVs.
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Expect travel delays as more than 55 million people hit the roads, rails and skies for Thanksgiving
CNBC
published ago
More than 55 million people are expected to travel for the holiday this week, the most Thanksgiving travelers since 2005 and a nearly 3% uptick from last year, according to AAA.
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Blade raises $33 million for its cloud gaming service Shadow
VentureBeat
published ago
Blade has raised $33 million in venture capital as the Paris-based company continues to expand its Shadow cloud gaming service.
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French President Macron expected to agree three-month Brexit extension: Bloomberg
MarketWatch
published ago
A French government official said President Emmanuel Macron will back a three-month extension to the U.K.'s Brexit deadline, according a Bloomberg News...
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Gold prices settle higher, then seesaw as Fed stands pat on interest rates
MarketWatch
published ago
Gold prices settle higher Wednesday, buoyed by uncertainty about the U.S. international trade policy, then seesaw in electronic trading after the Federal...
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Super Bowl brawl: Trump, Bloomberg will drop whopping $20 million on game day campaign ads
CNBC
published ago
President Donald Trump and Democratic candidate Mike Bloomberg will each spend at least $10 million on 2020 TV ads during the Super Bowl.
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Blow to London IPOs as African Export-Import Bank puts float on ice
MarketWatch
published ago
Pan-African trade finance group blames unfavorable market conditions for postponing IPO.
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Japan’s Nikkei edges higher ahead of Bank of Japan meeting
MarketWatch
published ago
Japanese stocks edged higher Monday as investors looked for trading clues ahead the Bank of Japan’s start to its two-day policy meeting.
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Why White Castle isn't a fast-food giant
CNBC
published ago
White Castle is famous for its cheap, small burgers. It's also widely regarded as the first fast-food hamburger chain in the United States — but odds are, there isn't one in your neighborhood.
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Adapting games, from cardboard to code and back again
VentureBeat
published ago
Board games are hotter than ever before -- and adapting them for video games, and back to cardboard, is becoming a bigger industry than ever before.
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The DeanBeat: My favorite games of the decade
VentureBeat
published ago
Dean Takahashi of GamesBeat comes up with his best games of the decade, starting with Naughty Dog's 2013 hit The Last of Us.
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Here’s the hard-money call for why the boom in the economy and stock market will continue
MarketWatch
published ago
You might think the hard-money, recession-at-every-corner crowd would be predicting an imminent reversal in the stock market given the 20% gain for the Dow...
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Boeing posts negative commercial airplane orders in 2019 for first time in decades
CNBC
published ago
For all of 2019, Boeing lost orders for 87 commercial airplanes while European rival Airbus logged orders for 768 new planes last year.
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Microsoft’s Cortana gets meeting scheduler, male voice, and voice email briefings
VentureBeat
published ago
Microsoft's Cortana can now read your emails to you, schedule meetings, and speak with a masculine voice, part of a growing integration with Microsoft 365.
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Australia's intense bushfires are creating their own dangerous weather systems, experts say
CNBC
published ago
The bushfires in Australia are creating violent weather systems that can spark new fires, conjure fire tornadoes and make fighting existing fires much more challenging, experts say.
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American flight skids off runway at O'Hare as early snowstorm disrupts hundreds of flights
CNBC
published ago
An American Airlines regional jet skidded off an icy runway at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport while a wintry storm grounded more than 400 flights.
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Apple CEO calls for global corporate tax system overhaul
VentureBeat
published ago
Though it's one of the world's largest beneficiaries of favorable Irish tax minimization strategies, Apple is now calling for reform of the global loophole.
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Minimum wage hikes hit 21 states in 2019—and more are on the way in 2020
CNBC
published ago
Nearly half of U.S. states raised minimum wages in 2019 despite concerns about the potential for job cuts. More hikes are expected in 2020.
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Mike Bloomberg is running for president. These are the causes he supports and industries they will affect
CNBC
published ago
While Bloomberg has yet to deliver the full details of his platform, his 12-year run as mayor as well as active philanthropy in political causes provide good clues.
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Microsoft Project upgrade launches in general availability with a focus on collaboration
VentureBeat
published ago
Microsoft is rolling out an all-new version of Microsoft Project as the company looks to better equip teams to "collaborate on projects more efficiently."
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Two Bank of England members voted for interest-rate cut, hitting British pound
MarketWatch
published ago
Two members of the Bank of England's Monetary Policy Committee voted for an interest-rate cut, the central bank said Thursday. The Bank of England, in...
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Dow drops 75 points on losses for shares of Travelers, Walgreens Boots
MarketWatch
published ago
The Dow Jones Industrial Average is declining Thursday morning with shares of Travelers and Walgreens Boots delivering the stiffest headwinds for the index....
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Netflix shares have surged 23,000% since the turn of the century, but that’s nothing compared with the top performer
MarketWatch
published ago
If you had invested $100 at the beginning of this century in shares of Netflix, your position would be worth more than $23,000 today. Not bad... for second...
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S&P 500, Nasdaq eke out new records in wake of U.S.-China trade pact
MarketWatch
published ago
U.S. stocks closed slightly higher Friday after President Donald Trump and Chinese officials announced a trade pact that includes a rollback of some tariffs,...
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Do Influencers Need to Tell Audiences They’re Getting Paid?
Harvard Business Review
published ago
In some cases, disclosure might make people trust them more.
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Stocks making the biggest moves premarket: TD Ameritrade, Charles Schwab, Tesla & more
CNBC
published ago
These are the stocks posting the largest moves before the bell.
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3 lessons about tech startup unit economics from WeWork’s IPO fallout
VentureBeat
published ago
As a tech startup, it’s not enough just to have a great growth rate. You can't be buying customers with VC dollars and losing money when you sell product.
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Everything Jim Cramer said about the stock market on 'Mad Money,' including Iran reaction, oil's future, Corona seltzer
CNBC
published ago
CNBC's Jim Cramer explained what Wednesday's rally means for Wall Street, broke down what he sees in oil's future and interviewed Constellation Brands CEO Bill Newlands.
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Big brands troll Elon Musk's Cybertruck with their own versions on Twitter
CNBC
published ago
Brands including Lego and Pepsi have taken to Twitter to mock Tesla's Cybertruck — the 'bulletproof' electric pickup truck whose windows were smashed by a metal ball at its launch last week.
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Microsoft Teams’ giddy growth looks impressive, but it doesn’t tell the full story
VentureBeat
published ago
Looking at the top-line numbers, Microsoft Teams is demonstrating pretty impressive growth, but that likely doesn't convey the full story.
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Emerge Comes Out of Stealth with $12M in Series A Funding for a Platform That Enables Users to Feel and Share Immersive Content with Bare Hands
VentureBeat
published ago
Press Release Today, Emerge announced the close of a $12M Series A investment round led by M13, with participation from Vulcan Capital, LionTree Partners, and other investors, putting the total raised to date at $18M. The company is building a platform that enables...
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Esports Observer: Revenues and viewers are growing, as is investor interest
VentureBeat
published ago
Esports is hot when it comes to revenues, viewers, and investor interest, according to a survey of 200 executives by Esports Observer and Foley & Lardner.
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If you win the $285 million Mega Millions jackpot, here's what to do first to protect your windfall
CNBC
published ago
There are some steps that winners can take before they claim their prize to help prepare them for taking ownership of a life-changing amount of money.
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Away co-founder Steph Korey is back at the helm after social media uproar
CNBC
published ago
Away co-founder Steph Korey is back at the helm in a co-CEO role with former Lululemon COO Stuart Haselden. She had stepped down in December following a report about her leadership tactics.
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Stocks end higher, posting biggest intraday comeback in 3 months
MarketWatch
published ago
U.S. stock indexes close at session highs Monday, as investors look past escalating tensions in the Middle East.
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Dow flat despite losses in shares of Procter & Gamble, Visa
MarketWatch
published ago
Shares of Procter & Gamble and Visa are retreating Thursday afternoon, though the Dow Jones Industrial Average remains roughly flat. The Dow was most...
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LeanTaaS raises $40 million to optimize health clinic operations with AI
VentureBeat
published ago
LeanTaaS, a startup developing a suite of solutions for health care resource optimization, has raised $40 million in venture capital from Goldman Sachs.
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I’m just saying … unconscious bias against women entrepreneurs endures  
VentureBeat
published ago
It's almost 2020. Why is it that people assume my husband is behind the success of my companies?
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Judge revokes bail for lawyer Michael Avenatti after he's accused of new financial crimes, Nike extortion trial delayed one week
CNBC
published ago
Michael Avenatti, a former lawyer for porn star Stormy Daniels, and a foe of President Trump, is also accused of trying to shake down Nike by threatening to go public with claims of bribery by the shoe giant.
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Elon Musk gloats to hedge fund adversary over Tesla surge, calling David Einhorn 'Mr. Unicorn'
CNBC
published ago
In a letter that addresses Einhorn as "Mr. Unicorn" and himself as "Treelon," Musk points out the losses that Greenlight has suffered due to its short position against Tesla.
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Toyota plans to build a town in Japan for testing AI, robots, and sustainable energy
VentureBeat
published ago
Akio Toyoda, CEO of Toyota, said that the automotive company plans to build town of the future on the site of a former car factory in Japan.
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Halma surges as FTSE 100 advances
MarketWatch
published ago
Halma surged in London trading on Tuesday as the maker of hazard detection products reported better-than-forecast results.
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Facebook’s Structure for Scale: How to prepare for automated media buying
VentureBeat
published ago
It’s time to rethink how we manage Facebook advertising campaigns, and Facebook has a new framework to do it with: Structure for Scale.
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California tries to curb discrimination in auto insurance pricing
CNBC
published ago
California is amending rules around pricing offered to "affinity groups" so auto insurers can't charge more to people of color and lower-income drivers.
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Cramer's lightning round: Do not buy Aurora Cannabis just yet
CNBC
published ago
The "Mad Money" host says to continue owning Microsoft, but back out of Kraft Heinz.
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Fintech disruptor SoFi CEO predicts a 'fair amount of consolidation' to come to financial services industry
CNBC
published ago
The financial services industry really hasn't had the type of innovation that you've seen in e-commerce as you've seen in online travel," SoFi CEO Anthony Noto tells CNBC.
Link • Technology
Cramer: Warren's backtrack on 'Medicare for All' is a boon for this managed-care stock
CNBC
published ago
UnitedHealth's stock has "caught fire" due in part to Sen. Elizabeth Warren appearing to "back away" from her "Medicare for All" proposal, according to Jim Cramer.
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Cramer Remix: Why technical charts should matter to every investor
CNBC
published ago
Jim Cramer shares the top lessons he learned from useful — and sometimes scary — stock charts.
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5 things to know before the stock market opens Friday
CNBC
published ago
U.S. stock futures were pointing to gains strong enough for the Dow, S&P 500 and Nasdaq to set new highs at Friday's open on Wall Street.
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Sears owner gets $250 million lifeline, says it will shut 96 more stores—Here's where they are
CNBC
published ago
The parent company of Sears and Kmart said Thursday it plans to shut 96 stores, leaving the business with 182 locations.
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Why Call of Duty: Modern Warfare has torture, child combat, and shooting unarmed women
VentureBeat
published ago
Dean Takahashi of GamesBeat interviews Infinity Ward narrative director Taylor Kurosaki about the uncomfortable scenes in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare.
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Stocks making the biggest moves premarket: JC Penney, Nvidia, Nike, Lyft, GrubHub & more
CNBC
published ago
These are the stocks posting the largest moves before the bell on Friday, Nov. 15.
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Thanksgiving shoppers expected to drop a record $4.4 billion online
CNBC
published ago
So far, $2.2 billion in goods have been sold online, according to Adobe, with nearly half of those sales coming from mobile devices.
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'Friends' is leaving Netflix at midnight and won't be available to stream until May
CNBC
published ago
On New Year's Day, "Friends" will be gone from Netflix — and won't be available to stream until May.
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Discount brokers surge premarket after report Schwab in talks to buy TD Ameritrade
MarketWatch
published ago
The discount-brokerage sector rose in premarket trading Thursday after CNBC reported Charles Schwab was in talks to buy TD Ameritrade. TD Ameritrade surged...
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Luxury goods are like the new consumer staples in China, fund manager says
CNBC
published ago
Luxury goods are the new consumer "staples" for Chinese consumers, according to Raphael Pitoun, portfolio manager at CQS New City Equity.
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European stocks aim at fresh record on China data and Wall Street’s optimism
MarketWatch
published ago
European stocks were poised to hit fresh records on Friday, inspired by upbeat China economic data and continued optimism over recent U.S. trade deals.
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Facebook to hire community reviewers to fact-check content ahead of 2020 presidential election
VentureBeat
published ago
Facebook will recruit community reviewers to fact-check content in a U.S. pilot program as the social media platform looks to detect misinformation faster.
Link • Technology
The real Santa Claus rally is yet to come
MarketWatch
published ago
The only stock-market rally that deserves the name ‘Santa Claus’ doesn’t arrive until Christmas — just like the man himself.
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Dow loses perch at 29,000 and briefly turns negative as report says China tariffs will remain until after 2020 election
MarketWatch
published ago
U.S. stock indexes Tuesday late-afternoon were losing steam and turning negative on the heels of a report that tariffs on Chinese goods would remain in place...
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Cramer's lightning round: Mattel executives 'have fixed the company'
CNBC
published ago
"Mad Money" host Jim Cramer gave his opinion on the stocks of American Tower, Mattel, Nio, Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust and Chewy.
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Jim Cramer breaks down what's driving the stock market's rally toward all-time highs
CNBC
published ago
"Without strong demand, the averages never would have made it this far," "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer says.
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Yield on 10-year Treasury closes at highest level in five months
MarketWatch
published ago
U.S. Treasury yields climbed Monday in a holiday-truncated week as traders made room for a sale of short-term government debt in the afternoon.
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Tesla's plan to leave the auto industry behind on in-car infotainment
CNBC
published ago
Tesla CEO Elon Musk says the electric car maker's infotainment system is leaving other car makers in the dust, but big American auto companies like Ford and GM are getting more serious about in-car display screens and in-car technology partners like Apple and Google.
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Time is almost up for maximizing this hot new tax play
CNBC
published ago
So-called qualified opportunity zones and funds offer a bevy of tax benefits for real estate-savvy investors — including one incentive that's about to be off the table. However, don't let the tax savings drive your decisions. Why you should proceed with caution.
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Ryff raises $5 million for virtual product placements
VentureBeat
published ago
Ryff has raised $5 million for an advertising business that places virtual objects in a movie or TV show so that they seem like part of the scene.
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This NBA star is making $17 million this season but calls money ‘overrated’
MarketWatch
published ago
Being rich isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. Just ask Andre Iguodala.
Link • Technology
SpaceX wants to land Starship on the moon within three years, president says, with people soon after
CNBC
published ago
SpaceX President and COO Gwynne Shotwell outlined plans for its two ambitious development programs at a recent investor conference.
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REUTERS POLL-EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANK SHOULD NOT ABANDON NEGATIVE INTEREST RATES THIS YEAR, 46 OF 57 ECONOMISTS SAY
CNBC
published ago
REUTERS POLL-EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANK SHOULD NOT ABANDON NEGATIVE INTEREST RATES THIS YEAR, 46 OF 57 ECONOMISTS SAY.
Link • Technology
Walgreens explores going private in what could be largest LBO in history
CNBC
published ago
Walgreens Boots Alliance has a market capitalization of roughly $55 billion, making it a large purchase for a single buyer.
Link • Technology
Cramer Remix: Why technical charts should matter to every investor
CNBC
published ago
Jim Cramer shares the top lessons he learned from useful — and sometimes scary — stock charts.
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Cramer's week ahead: A short week on Wall Street stuffed with earnings reports
CNBC
published ago
"Will the president slaughter a turkey this year, or slaughter the market? I bet he goes for the former," "Mad Money's" Jim Cramer says.
Link • Technology
FundamentalVR raises $5.6 million for virtual reality medical training
VentureBeat
published ago
FundamentalVR has raised $4.8 million in funding for its virtual reality medical training and data analysis platform.
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Hey millennials, ‘boomer’ is the ‘N-word’ of ageism, right-wing radio host says
MarketWatch
published ago
Bob Lonsberry becomes an internet sensation, and not in a good way, for his take on ‘boomer.’
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Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders rip report defending private equity, saying it uses 'sham research'
CNBC
published ago
The report, released in October, paints a different picture of the private equity industry than the one put forward by populist politicians including Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders.
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Elon Musk says first SpaceX launch with NASA astronauts likely between April and June
CNBC
published ago
SpaceX CEO Elon Musk spoke alongside NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine on Sunday.
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GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia shares lurch lower, China flu risks mount
CNBC
published ago
*Some point to economic risks around China flu outbreak. SYDNEY, Jan 21- Asian shares took a sudden lurch lower on Tuesday as mounting concerns about a new strain of pneumonia in China sent a ripple of risk aversion through markets. Japan's Nikkei lost 0.8% and Shanghai blue chips 1.5%, with airlines under pressure.
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Dollar stands tall on stronger US data, hits fresh 8 month-high versus yen
CNBC
published ago
The dollar gained on Friday as U.S. data suggested the world's largest economy maintained a moderate growth pace at the end of 2019, reaching an eight-month peak against the safe-haven yen.
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Ghosn speaks out about his escape from Japan, calls reports on the cost 'very, very generous'
CNBC
published ago
Carlos Ghosn adamantly denied all charges against him and defended his decision to become an international fugitive by fleeing Japan.
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Stocks are surging to start 2020, but here’s a reminder of how expensive liquidity can get in a pinch
MarketWatch
published ago
PennMutual provides a look at seven major exchange-traded funds, ETFs, which track everything from stocks to gold to emerging-market debt, to gauge how...
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Stocks making the biggest moves midday: L3Harris, Tesla, Apache & more
CNBC
published ago
Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading.
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Silent retreat: What a 3-day digital detox did for me
CNBC
published ago
Tech addiction inspires a billion-dollar mindfulness industry. CNBC's Uptin Saiidi attempts three days without any digital gadgets.
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McDonald's fires CEO Steve Easterbrook for violating policy over relationship with employee
CNBC
published ago
McDonald's said that the board determined Easterbrook "demonstrated poor judgment" by engaging in the relationship.
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TREASURIES-U.S. yields tick down as investors weigh moderate CPI rise
CNBC
published ago
Treasury yields ticked down on Tuesday as investors took stock of a moderate rise in consumer prices and the expected signing of a trade deal between the United States and China. The United States and China, the world's two biggest economies, are just a day away from signing a Phase 1 trade agreement. China has pledged to buy almost $80 billion of additional...
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Augury raises $8 million more to predict mechanical breakdowns with AI
VentureBeat
published ago
Augury, which taps AI to predict mechanical breakdowns, has expanded its series C by $8 million, thanks to an investment by Qualcomm Ventures.
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Nike hit with another damning op-ed: 'I was emotionally and physically abused'
CNBC
published ago
Nike has been hit with another damning op-ed, highlighting the obstacles female athletes have faced through training with the company.
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U.S. stock futures move off day's highs after Trump's tariff tweet
MarketWatch
published ago
U.S. stock futures moved off their highest levels of the day and European stocks flattened out after President Trump tweeted he was bringing back steel...
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United's Oscar Munoz to step down as CEO, President Scott Kirby will take over
CNBC
published ago
The change happens in May, when Munoz becomes executive chairman, succeeding Jane Garvey, who is retiring from the board.
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Twitter will ban political ads starting November 22
VentureBeat
published ago
Twitter will ban political advertising on November 22, a move that won praise from Democrats and scorn from Donald Trump's presidential campaign.
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He bet his family’s entire life savings and mortgaged his home for a shot at millions — now he’s living the dream
MarketWatch
published ago
Dan Conway, a former middle-management cog in a Silicon Valley firm’s wheel, describes how it felt to see his all-or-nothing $300,000 bet on Ethereum turn...
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NBA star-turned-investor David Robinson helps raise $50 million for Texas investment fund
CNBC
published ago
Robinson is raising funds for Blueprint Local, an opportunity zone fund created out of the federal 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. The law carved out tax breaks for investors who pour money into distressed communities.
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Dow drops 75 points on losses for shares of Travelers, Walgreens Boots
MarketWatch
published ago
The Dow Jones Industrial Average is declining Thursday morning with shares of Travelers and Walgreens Boots delivering the stiffest headwinds for the index....
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Millennial investors in this state have the highest liquid net worth: survey
CNBC
published ago
The outlook may not be all that bleak for the 25- to 39-year-old crowd. A client analysis by Wealthfront, a firm that offers robo-advisor services, found that millennial investors in Washington state had a median net worth of $112,618.
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Ubisoft helps Ultra validate transactions on its blockchain for gamers
VentureBeat
published ago
Ultra is announcing that French video game giant Ubisoft will be validating transactions on its UOS blockchain for gamers.
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Wall Street expects gains for Alphabet and the rest of the $1 trillion gang to slow from here
CNBC
published ago
Apple, Microsoft and Alphabet are each valued $1 trillion but Wall Street doesn't expect any of the tech stocks to climb much from here.
Link • Technology
Duolingo raises $30 million from Alphabet’s CapitalG at $1.5 billion valuation
VentureBeat
published ago
Language learning company Duolingo has raised $30 million in a series F round of funding from Alphabet's investment arm CapitalG. 
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Tesla cars built in China have been recommended for government subsidies, report says
CNBC
published ago
Tesla has constructed a factory in the city of Shanghai.
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Why a ‘battle-weary’ Tesla enthusiast is now telling investors to move to the sidelines
MarketWatch
published ago
Tesla shares shot to a new high on Wednesday, but our call of the day finds a longtime advocate changing his tune and telling investors to cash in on some of...
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Emirates inks $9 billion order for 30 Boeing 787 jets, will restart plans to expand airline by early 2020s
CNBC
published ago
The order is crucial for the American aerospace giant, whose sales have been badly hit in the last year following its catastrophic 737 Max crashes.
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Apple TV+ looks increasingly desperate to lure viewers ahead of launch
VentureBeat
published ago
Days before its official launch, Apple's subscription video service is fighting mediocre reviews by expanding free trials to even more potential viewers.
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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle say they are taking a step back as 'senior' members of the royal family
CNBC
published ago
The royal couple said they are going to work towards financial independence and split their time between North America and the United Kingdom. They will continue to "fully support Her Majesty The Queen," they said.
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Land Rover returns to its roots – and new Defender will return to the US market
CNBC
published ago
The Land Rover Defender is back with the official debut this week of an all-new model at the 2019 Los Angeles Auto Show marking its return to the American market.
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Dow jumps nearly 150 points on gains for Goldman Sachs, Cisco stocks
MarketWatch
published ago
Shares of Goldman Sachs and Cisco are seeing strong returns Monday morning, lifting the Dow Jones Industrial Average into positive territory. The Dow is...
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Why Amazon won’t dominate in groceries
VentureBeat
published ago
Amazon has had trouble mastering the perishable aspect of the grocery market. Meanwhile, Ocado seems to have found a winning formula.
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U.S. stocks could be in for a world of hurt if this trend reverts to the mean
MarketWatch
published ago
For the past decade, the U.S. has dominated Europe when it comes to market returns. But it wasn’t always like that.
Link • Technology
New York State Attorney General investigating WeWork and former CEO
VentureBeat
published ago
The New York State Attorney General is investigating WeWork, adding to a mounting series of problems faced by the workspace provider.
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With staples at all-time highs, technician gives his catch-up trade
CNBC
published ago
Cornerstone Macro's Carter Worth gives a peek inside the pantry. With CNBC's Brian Sullivan and the Fast Money traders, Tim Seymour, Jeff Mills, Dan Nathan and Guy Adami.
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Ford's battle to turn around its China business
CNBC
published ago
The second largest U.S. automaker has had a harder time making it in China than its larger rival General Motors has. But the Blue Oval has new leadership and a plan to compete in an increasingly challenging environment.
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How Rossum is using deep learning to extract data from any document