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Jul 30, 2014

Fed Cuts Monthly Asset Purchases To $25 Billion While Underlining Labor Market Frailty

Surprising no one, the Federal Open Market Committee has cut another $10 billion from its quantitative easing program...

Jul 30, 2014

Strong earnings news, U.S. growth lift stocks

U.S. stocks crept higher following news that the economy surged ahead in the spring. Trading was quiet as investors waited for a statement from the Federal Reserve later Wednesday. Most world markets were mixed...

Jul 30, 2014

Best Buy dreams of laptop revival amid 'crashing' tablet sales

A couple years ago, few people would have bet on the laptop as the savior for an ailing tablet market. But that's what Best Buy seems to be counting on as tablet sales fall flat. "The tablets boomed and now are crashing. The volume has really gone do... #Samsung #Best Buy

Jul 30, 2014

Barclays Swings to Profit but Investment Banking Revenue Falls

The British bank also says that prosecutors in the U.S. have extended a review under a nonprosecution agreement while they conduct an inquiry into the currency market... #Samsung #Best Buy

Jul 29, 2014

Estate once home to Leona Helmsley hits market

An enormous Connecticut estate once owned by "Queen of Mean" Leona Helmsley, a real estate empress best known for leaving her fortune to her dog, has hit the market for $65 million... #Connecticut #Leona Helmsley

Jul 29, 2014

Estate once home to Leona Helmsley hits market

An enormous Connecticut estate once owned by "Queen of Mean" Leona Helmsley, a real estate empress best known for leaving her fortune to her dog, has hit the market for $65 million... #Connecticut #Leona Helmsley

Jul 30, 2014

Red Hat aims at standardization with Linux for 64-bit ARM servers

Red Hat has developed a version of the Linux operating system that can be used to test chips and associated hardware based on the ARMv8-A 64-bit architecture for servers with the aim of standardizing that market. Based on the company’s Red Hat Enterp... #Connecticut #Leona Helmsley

Jul 29, 2014

Is It Time To Take Your Career To Asia?

The job market for MBA graduates hasn't looked this good since before Lehman Brothers collapsed. The GMAC 2014 Corporate Recruiters Survey shows employer demand on the rise, with more companies focused on improved performance and productivity and hir... #Connecticut #Leona Helmsley

Jul 29, 2014

Regulator Wants Monitors at Deutsche Bank, Barclays

New York's Department of Financial Services is pushing to install monitors inside the U.S. offices of Deutsche Bank and Barclays as part of an investigation into possible manipulation in the foreign-exchange market... #Connecticut #Leona Helmsley

Jul 29, 2014

Amazon Fire Phone not enticing enough to leave Apple, Android

Amazon.com made its boldest move yet into the electronics hardware business by entering the fiercely competitive smartphone market earlier this month with the release of the Amazon Fire Phone... #Connecticut #Leona Helmsley