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Stamford Advocate
Twitter Will Reshuffle Your Tweets After AllTwitter introduced a feature Wednesday that will resurface tweets you missed wh
Twitter Will Reshuffle Your Tweets After All
Stamford Advocate / Posted a minute ago
Twitter introduced a feature Wednesday that will resurface tweets you missed while you were away from your timeline. The social network is known for its real-time delivery of short messages in reverse chronological order. But the company faced an... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Here's what to expect when Janet Yellen faces Congress this weekFederal Reserve chair Janet Yellen will spend much of Wednesday and Thursday on
Here's what to expect when Janet Yellen faces Congress this week
Stamford Advocate / Posted a minute ago
Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen will spend much of Wednesday and Thursday on Capitol Hill, as part of her semi-annual testimony. At 8:30 a.m. ET on Wednesday, the Fed will release Yellen's prepared remarks, which she'll read to the House... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Disney crushes earnings expectations thanks to Star Wars but ESPN profits decline, shares drop (DIS)Disney reported its best quarterly earnings ever on Tuesday, driven by the succ
Disney crushes earnings expectations thanks to Star Wars but ESPN profits decline, shares drop (DIS)
Stamford Advocate / Posted a minute ago
Disney reported its best quarterly earnings ever on Tuesday, driven by the success of "Star Wars: The Force Awakens." The operating income in its studio entertainment segment surged 86% to $1 billion dollars. However, earnings from cable networks,... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Futures are rallying (SPY, DJI, IXIC, TLT, USD, TLO)Futures are rebounding on Wednesday morning ahead of Fed chair Janet Yellen's s
Futures are rallying (SPY, DJI, IXIC, TLT, USD, TLO)
Stamford Advocate / Posted a minute ago
Futures are rebounding on Wednesday morning ahead of Fed chair Janet Yellen's semi-annual testimony on Capitol Hill. Near 7:10 a.m. ET, Dow futures were up 120 points, S&P 500 futures were up 83 points (1%), and Nasdaq futures were up 54 points... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Criteo crossed $1 billion in revenue in 2015 — its CEO tells us the big reason why it's ad tech's star performer (CRTO)Criteo, the France-based ad tech company, posted its full-year 2015 results on
Criteo crossed $1 billion in revenue in 2015 — its CEO tells us the big reason why it's ad tech's star performer (CRTO)
Stamford Advocate / Posted a minute ago
Criteo, the France-based ad tech company, posted its full-year 2015 results on Wednesday and the firm is continuing to show it is the star-performer of the ad tech sector. The company's revenue crossed $1 billion for the first time — far outpacing... Read more
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Gamasutra
SMITE developer Hi-Rez Studios opens new European officeFebruary 10, 2016 - Atlanta, USA - Hi-Rez Studios today announced that it has o
SMITE developer Hi-Rez Studios opens new European office
Gamasutra / Posted a minute ago
February 10, 2016 - Atlanta, USA - Hi-Rez Studios today announced that it has opened a new office in Brighton, United Kingdom to expand its reach and better serve its rapidly growing European player base. Veronique Lallier has been appointed as Vice... Read more
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The Economic Times
No controversy over beef ban in Haryana: Manohar Lal Khattar"I think questions like this should not be asked. It is a mere waste of time,"
No controversy over beef ban in Haryana: Manohar Lal Khattar
The Economic Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
"I think questions like this should not be asked. It is a mere waste of time," Khattar told reporters here during a road show organised by his government. "There is no controversy over beef ban. No one has approached the government in this regard... Read more
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The Economic Times
Amazon India launches seller lending programmeBENGALURU: Amazon Seller Services ( ASSPL) today announced the launch of a Sell
Amazon India launches seller lending programme
The Economic Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
BENGALURU: Amazon Seller Services ( ASSPL) today announced the launch of a Seller Lending Program in India that will enable small and medium businesses on Amazon.in get fast and easy access to working capital. It said Capital First would provide... Read more
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The Economic Times
Kalyan Jewellers partners Flipkart to sell jewellery onlineThe products will be available from February 12, the company said in a statemen
Kalyan Jewellers partners Flipkart to sell jewellery online
The Economic Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
The products will be available from February 12, the company said in a statement. Kalyan will make available its popular jewellery designs in gold and diamond encompassing rings, pendants, earrings and necklaces ranging from Rs 3,500 to Rs 2 lakh,... Read more
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The Economic Times
Public sector banks may require higher capital infusion on account of deteriorating asset qualityMUMBAI: Intensifying asset quality problems at public sector banks (PSBs) have
Public sector banks may require higher capital infusion on account of deteriorating asset quality
The Economic Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
MUMBAI: Intensifying asset quality problems at public sector banks (PSBs) have the potential to impair their credit risk profiles and necessitate significantly higher capitalisation of PSBs either through government infusion or relaxation of... Read more
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The Economic Times
Janet Yellen warns of domestic, global risks to US economyWASHINGTON: Tightening financial conditions driven by falling stock prices, unc
Janet Yellen warns of domestic, global risks to US economy
The Economic Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
WASHINGTON: Tightening financial conditions driven by falling stock prices, uncertainty over China and a global reassessment of credit risk could throw the US economy off track from an otherwise solid course, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said... Read more
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The Economic Times
Finance Ministry seeks Twiteratti vote on focus of Budget 2016NEW DELHI: In a first of its kind of exercise to gauge the public mood, the Fin
Finance Ministry seeks Twiteratti vote on focus of Budget 2016
The Economic Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
NEW DELHI: In a first of its kind of exercise to gauge the public mood, the Finance Ministry today invited people to vote on Twitter for the group they want the Budget 2016-17 to focus more on -- farmers, middle class, women or the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Government installs 1,356 mobile towers in Naxal-hit areasNEW DELHI: Working against odds to improve poor telephone connectivity, governm
Government installs 1,356 mobile towers in Naxal-hit areas
The Economic Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
NEW DELHI: Working against odds to improve poor telephone connectivity, government has set up 1,356 mobile towers in Maoist-hit areas, benefiting thousands of people and security personnel who live in remote inaccessible regions. The towers were... Read more
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The Economic Times
40 distinguished speakers to attend TiECON's Chandigarh chapterBy ​ Vinay Sharma CHANDIGARH: Come February 19 and Chandigarh is going to play
40 distinguished speakers to attend TiECON's Chandigarh chapter
The Economic Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
By ​ Vinay Sharma CHANDIGARH: Come February 19 and Chandigarh is going to play host to season's super motivation speakers and Creme de la Creme of the corporate world with the likes of T V Mohan Das Pai -Chairman Manipal Global Education, ex-member... Read more
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The Economic Times
Wall Street rises as Janet Yellen hints at "gradual" rate hikesHowever, tightening financial conditions driven by falling stock prices, uncert
Wall Street rises as Janet Yellen hints at "gradual" rate hikes
The Economic Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
However, tightening financial conditions driven by falling stock prices, uncertainty over China and a global reassessment of credit risk could throw the US economy off track from an otherwise solid course, Yellen said in a prepared testimony to... Read more
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The Economic Times
French wine and spirits exports hit all-time highPARIS: The value of French wine and spirits exports reached an all-time high la
French wine and spirits exports hit all-time high
The Economic Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
PARIS: The value of French wine and spirits exports reached an all-time high last year, mainly helped by a weak euro, strong demand for champagne and cognac and a recovery in the Chinese market, but producers warned there was a further drop in... Read more
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The Economic Times
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen says pace of future rate hikes could be slowedIn her semiannual report to Congress Wednesday, she noted the widening fallout
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen says pace of future rate hikes could be slowed
The Economic Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
In her semiannual report to Congress Wednesday, she noted the widening fallout from concerns over China's weaker currency and economic outlook, which is rattling financial markets around the world. While the Fed expects to raise interest rates... Read more
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The Economic Times
Market value of PSU Banks half of their bad loansMUMBAI: The market value of half a dozen PSU banks that have declared results s
Market value of PSU Banks half of their bad loans
The Economic Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
MUMBAI: The market value of half a dozen PSU banks that have declared results so far have fallen to less than half of their bad loans - an indication that their worth is way below their obligations. Traders who have been closely tracking bank... Read more
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The Economic Times
AIF investments rise 25% to Rs 14,000 crore in October-December quarterNEW DELHI: Alternative Investment Funds (AIFs) have made investments to the tun
AIF investments rise 25% to Rs 14,000 crore in October-December quarter
The Economic Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
NEW DELHI: Alternative Investment Funds (AIFs) have made investments to the tune of more than Rs 14,000 crore during October-December quarter, a surge of 25 per cent from the preceding three months. They made investments to the tune of Rs 14,031... Read more
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The Northern View
Air Canada adds third Rupert flightAir Canada is adding a third flight option to Vancouver from the Prince Rupert
Air Canada adds third Rupert flight
The Northern View / Posted 3 minutes ago
Air Canada is adding a third flight option to Vancouver from the Prince Rupert Airport. Starting May 2, there will be three daily Air Canada Express flights, flown by Jazz Aviation with 50 seats. The service will run from Monday to Friday until Oct.... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Dean Baker Exposes How CBO Cooks Inflation Forecasts to Promote Deficit ScaremongeringWe’ve written off and on how the supposedly non-partisan Congressional Budget O
Dean Baker Exposes How CBO Cooks Inflation Forecasts to Promote Deficit Scaremongering
Naked Capitalism / Posted 4 minutes ago
We’ve written off and on how the supposedly non-partisan Congressional Budget Office is a major promoter of deficit hawkery, to the extent of violating its own rules for making forecasts and cooking forecasts to produce super-scary outcomes. One of... Read more
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Perth Now
OZ Minerals rewards shareholders OZ Minerals has boosted its dividend and says it will continue to reward shar
OZ Minerals rewards shareholders
Perth Now / Posted 4 minutes ago
OZ Minerals has boosted its dividend and says it will continue to reward shareholders ahead of a large capital expenditure program. The copper and gold producer has declared a final dividend of 14 cents per share,... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Chinese investors bid $1.2B for Norwegian tech firm OperaHELSINKI (AP) - Opera Software, a Norwegian company behind one of the world's m
Chinese investors bid $1.2B for Norwegian tech firm Opera
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 5 minutes ago
HELSINKI (AP) - Opera Software, a Norwegian company behind one of the world's most popular browsers, says Chinese investors have made a $1.2 billion takeover offer, causing its stock to jump more than 30 percent. Opera says its board has unanimously... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Yellen: Slower rate hikes if economy disappointsWASHINGTON (AP) - Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said the U.S. economy face
Yellen: Slower rate hikes if economy disappoints
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 5 minutes ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said the U.S. economy faces a number of global threats that could hamper growth and compel the Fed to slow the pace of future interest rate hikes. She highlighted in her semiannual report to... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
US stocks open higher as Fed's Yellen signals cautionStocks are edging mostly higher, setting the market up for its first gain after
US stocks open higher as Fed's Yellen signals caution
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 5 minutes ago
Stocks are edging mostly higher, setting the market up for its first gain after three down days. Traders were encouraged early Wednesday by word from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen that the central bank will be cautious about raising interest... Read more
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Engadget
MadCatz cutting a third of staff after 'Rock Band 4' flopMad Catz had banked on Rock Band 4 being a big success, though, and despite a b
MadCatz cutting a third of staff after 'Rock Band 4' flop
Engadget / Posted 6 minutes ago
Mad Catz had banked on Rock Band 4 being a big success, though, and despite a broadly positive reaction from critics, sales are lower than originally forecast. It expected profits to increase significantly due to the games' release (albeit with lower... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Stock markets solid after Yellen remarksStocks are edging mostly higher, setting the market up for its first gain after
Stock markets solid after Yellen remarks
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 7 minutes ago
Stocks are edging mostly higher, setting the market up for its first gain after three down days. Traders were encouraged early Wednesday by word from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen that the central bank will be cautious about raising interest... Read more
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Pilipino Star
US stocks open higher as Fed's Yellen signals cautionStocks are edging mostly higher, setting the market up for its first gain after
US stocks open higher as Fed's Yellen signals caution
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 minutes ago
Stocks are edging mostly higher, setting the market up for its first gain after three down days. Traders were encouraged early Wednesday by word from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen that the central bank will be cautious about raising interest... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Here's what to expect when Janet Yellen faces Congress this weekFederal Reserve chair Janet Yellen will spend much of Wednesday and Thursday on
Here's what to expect when Janet Yellen faces Congress this week
Connecticut Post / Posted 8 minutes ago
Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen will spend much of Wednesday and Thursday on Capitol Hill, as part of her semi-annual testimony. At 8:30 a.m. ET on Wednesday, the Fed will release Yellen's prepared remarks, which she'll read to the House... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Futures are rallying (SPY, DJI, IXIC, TLT, USD, TLO)Futures are rebounding on Wednesday morning ahead of Fed chair Janet Yellen's s
Futures are rallying (SPY, DJI, IXIC, TLT, USD, TLO)
Connecticut Post / Posted 8 minutes ago
Futures are rebounding on Wednesday morning ahead of Fed chair Janet Yellen's semi-annual testimony on Capitol Hill. Near 7:10 a.m. ET, Dow futures were up 120 points, S&P 500 futures were up 83 points (1%), and Nasdaq futures were up 54 points... Read more
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