• Yahoo May Sell Core Business, Boot Mayer
Yahoo May Sell Core Business, Boot Mayer

The value of Yahoo's internet business is estimated to be $1.9 billion. The board is mulling its options as growth continues to sag. Yet, for years now, Yahoo has desperately sought a reason for existing. Buying Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO)'s core business at the moment is sure to come with its fair amount of challenges. "To me that would be...

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  • Tablet shipments to decline; Microsoft to snatch market share from Android
Tablet shipments to decline; Microsoft to snatch market share from Android

But there is hope for the market in the new crop of hybrid, or "detachable", tablets such as the new Apple iPad Pro, Microsoft Surface Pro, and Google's Pixel. Demand for large screens, which run between 13 and 16 inches, will grow by 20 times - from a mere tenth of a percent of the market in 2014 to two percent by 2019.

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  • VW has only a few costly options to fix polluting diesels
VW has only a few costly options to fix polluting diesels

The investment plan was only for 2016, rather than the traditional five years provided in the past. A spokeswoman said the company is cooperating with the agencies.

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  • Fairline Boats go into administration
Fairline Boats go into administration

It added that a further update would be provided once the administrators had completed an urgent review "in order to make a more detailed assessment of the company's long term viability in its present form, the business and ongoing staffing needs".

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  • Predators C Mike Fisher leaves game with lower-body injury
Predators C Mike Fisher leaves game with lower-body injury

Nashville Predators center Filip Forsberg, of Sweden, celebrates... That lifted him to second on the team in scoring with 16 points (five goals, 11 assists), two behind James Neal. Half of Neal's goals have come in the third period, including an empty-net marker on Tuesday.  The team did not have an update on Fisher's condition following the gam...

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  • Seattle Mariners Trade Mark Trumbo To Baltimore Orioles
Seattle Mariners Trade Mark Trumbo To Baltimore Orioles

The Rockies, after non-tendering Justin Morneau and outrighting Wilin Rosario to Triple-A and off of the 40-man roster after being non-tendered himself, are in the market for a power bat who can play first base. Trumbo would provide bona fide power to the Orioles lineup, but he also adds another high-strikeout bat to their righty-heavy batting ord...

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  • Urban Meyer, Jim Harbaugh Talk Ohio State-Michigan Rivalry Ahead Of Saturday's Game
Urban Meyer, Jim Harbaugh Talk Ohio State-Michigan Rivalry Ahead Of Saturday's Game

Elliott is expected to be the top draft-eligible running back next spring, and league sources say his decision to publicly blast his coaches after Saturday's 17-14 loss to Michigan State is sure to follow him through every step of the lengthy draft process.

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  • Konami releases update on nuclear disarmament event on 'Metal Gear Solid V
Konami releases update on nuclear disarmament event on 'Metal Gear Solid V

Only 35 nukes remain in the Xbox 360 version of the game and 52 in the Xbox One version. Well, Sony's kicked off this year's with a bang, giving players the opportunity to grab Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain for half price. Along with confirming the event, which will trigger once all conditions are met, Konami also released statistics s...

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  • Venezuela warns OPEC of oil price drop to mid-$20s
Venezuela warns OPEC of oil price drop to mid-$20s

Analysts say the global glut of crude will likely persist through at least the first half of 2016. Nov 20 Brent oil futures rose about 1 percent on Friday while US crude fell nearly 1 percent, struggling to stay above $40 a barrel, as worries about large stockpiles pressured its spot contract ahead of expiry.

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  • Two Paris-bound Air France flights diverted after reported bomb threat
Two Paris-bound Air France flights diverted after reported bomb threat

Passengers from Flight 65 are said to be back in France, while passengers from Flight 55 were expected to leave Halifax at 3:45 a.m. today, after being originally scheduled to leave at 7 p.m. 'Passengers are being removed from flight. In Chicago, passengers were told to clear a portion of the the lower level of Terminal 3 at O'Hare International ...

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  • Fed may be pondering December rate increase
Fed may be pondering December rate increase

In a daily note, Mizuho Bank said investors were relieved because the latest Fed minutes dispelled uncertainty over a rate hike next month. Fed officials emphasized that they want the federal funds increases to be gradual. Signals that the pace of United States interest rate hikes will be slow after a likely lift-off next month gave Asian bourses...

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  • Target Cyber Monday Deals and Sales 2015
Target Cyber Monday Deals and Sales 2015

No matter what clothes you choose, on the door buster deals day you will be able to get 30% off and so even the common shoppers can opt for branded goods which are regularly unaffordable. If you're planning to buy a gaming console, check out Amazon's deals and bundles below. Are you ready for another round of online price cutting, or have you ...

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  • Saudi-arabia-and-qatar-are-considering-venezuelars-proposal-for-an-equilibrium
Saudi-arabia-and-qatar-are-considering-venezuelars-proposal-for-an-equilibrium

Crude oil futures rose around one percent on Tuesday, after Saudi Arabia pledged to work toward oil price stability, while a strong US dollar and an expected rise in USA crude stocks limited the price rally. WTI's contango blew out in recent weeks, coinciding with the spike in the number of barrels of USA crude being stored, as traders saw mor...

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  • December Rate Hike, a Possibility According to the US Federal Reserve
December Rate Hike, a Possibility According to the US Federal Reserve

And it's true that Bank of America CEO Brian Moynihan recently said rate hikes would be good for the bank's business. The US Institute for Supply Management (ISM) index now stands at 51.1, just above 50, which indicates an expansion. Yes, the Fed will hike short-term rates at some point - likely in December - but history shows a Fed rate hike...

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  • Buffalo Bills: 5 Players who need Tyrod Taylor the most
Buffalo Bills: 5 Players who need Tyrod Taylor the most

And starting right guard John Miller has already been ruled out because of an ankle injury. There was some doubt coming out of the Bills Monday night game in New England as to whether Tyrod Taylor's throwing shoulder would be fit enough for him to perform this Sunday at Arrowhead.

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  • Notre Dame drops out of top four in College Football Playoff rankings
Notre Dame drops out of top four in College Football Playoff rankings

Here is the improbable, but the possible path to the postseason. Help needed: Nothing has changed for Clemson. These games have plenty of implications not only on the conference titles but the national playoff picture as well. But it needs a lot more help. Basically, everything that Baylor and Oklahoma State are rooting for, plus a Baylo...

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  • Best Black Friday Deals on Amazon
Best Black Friday Deals on Amazon

That includes Dollar Tree, Toyland, Amazon, Best Buy, and so many other stores. "Given how shoppers of all ages gravitate towards digital and online shopping experiences, there's a high likelihood online shopping will be bigger than ever over the holiday weekend and on Cyber Monday ", she said .

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  • Carolina Panthers vs. Dallas Cowboys
Carolina Panthers vs. Dallas Cowboys

Carolina has been relying on Cam Newton to be their offense and he has been able to step up and be that guy for them. They are backed by an equally strong defense, that has caused a league-leading 15 interceptions. The Eagles give up 128.5 rushing yards per game but it's hard to be confident in Joique Bell or Ameer Abdullah at this point in the...

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  • What not to buy on Black Friday
What not to buy on Black Friday

Apart from these brands, Target , Walmart , and Best Buy still has other nice TV deals. "The landscape may change, but the most successful model are stores that have a sense of presence". Christie Burris with the North Carolina Retail Merchants Association says this year, some businesses are just focusing on Black Friday . "It also probably ...

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  • Samsung investigates Galaxy S3 “explosion” amid US release date
Samsung investigates Galaxy S3 “explosion” amid US release date

Entitled “Galaxy S3 explodes,” the user of Boards.ie told other forum members that his new Samsung phone suddenly sparks and produced a white flame. The Samsung Galaxy S3 unlocked with the Exynos 4 quad-core chipset is currently priced at $650 to $700, lower than its previous prices ranging from $800 to $900.

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