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Aug 01, 2014

Some are twisting the facts in requests to be forgotten, Google says

Some of those seeking to scrub their histories from the Web under Europe’s “right to be forgotten” rule are being economical with the truth when making their requests, Google said Thursday. In a letter to European data regulators, Google listed some ... #Europe #Google Inc.

Jul 29, 2014

Asia Soars but What About Europe?

Monday’s fairly quiet trading may be the exception rather than the rule for the rest of the week. The minor 0.13% gain in the Dow Industrials was offset by the 1.13% drop in the Dow Transports. The early selling was well absorbed as the S&P 500 had a... #Europe #iShares

Jul 28, 2014

This Week's Trade: Earnings, Jobs And Fun

The economic calendar is crazy with data this week, including a full lineup even before we get to a Federal Reserve meeting, the snap-back GDP reading that many have predicted (or hoped for), and a must-see payrolls report. Just to add a little more ... #Middle East #Federal Reserve

Jul 26, 2014

Economic View: Hold the Phone: A Big-Data Conundrum

Why does my phone seem to slow down when a new one is introduced? The data show correlations, not conclusions... #Middle East #Federal Reserve

Jul 22, 2014

BrandPost: How private NAS beats the public cloud for small business

The public cloud offers extra features like automated offsite backup – but did you know you can get these things and more with a private cloud solution as well? Here’s a look at three ways private NAS setups are becoming a preferable option for small... #Middle East #Federal Reserve

Jul 10, 2014

Stocks Fall Amid Worries in Europe

Some troubling economic data from around the world is pushing stocks down sharply... #Middle East #Federal Reserve

Aug 01, 2014

Wall Street flat; weak payrolls soothe rate-hike fears

U.S. stocks were little changed on Friday, paring big losses that had been indicated by trading before the market opened, as a weak July jobs report allayed concerns the Federal Reserve might raise interest rates sooner than many had expected. Future... #China #Hong Kong #Shanghai #ExxonMobil #Wall Street #Federal Reserve #Nikkei 225 #Europe #London #FTSE

Aug 01, 2014

U.S. adds 209,000 jobs in July, but unemployment rate ticks up

U.S. employers extended their solid hiring into July by adding 209,000 jobs. It was the sixth straight month of job growth above 200,000, evidence that businesses are gradually shedding the caution that had marked the 5-year-old recovery. Still, July... #Federal Reserve #Dow Jones

Jul 31, 2014

Asia stocks dip on Dow drop, China data cuts loss

(AP) -- Most Asian stock markets dipped on Friday following a big sell-off on Wall Street but losses were limited by optimistic reports on China's economy. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 index dropped 0.3 percent to 15,572.38 and Hong Ko... #Federal Reserve #China #Hong Kong #Shanghai #ExxonMobil #HSBC #Wall Street #Dow Jones #Nikkei 225

Jul 29, 2014

Nassau faces $77 million cash deficit, county comptroller says

County Comptroller George Maragos projected Tuesday that Nassau will end the year with a nearly $77 million cash deficit, primarily due to a steep decline in sales tax revenues and increasing costs of police overtime. Maragos also said in his midyear... #Federal Reserve #China #Hong Kong #Shanghai #ExxonMobil #HSBC #Wall Street #Dow Jones #Nikkei 225