• Boeing to push aviation analytics to Azure
Boeing to push aviation analytics to Azure

The firm said it returned $6.4 billion to shareholders through dividends and buybacks in the quarter. In a statement , CEO Satya Nadella said the company is managing its digital transformation well. Phone revenue, unsurprisingly, declined 71 percent, but the company's revenue from its Surface line continues to increase and was up 9 percent in t...

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  • Netflix Lost A Whole Bunch Of Subscribers Over A Price Hike
Netflix Lost A Whole Bunch Of Subscribers Over A Price Hike

Netflix shares fell sharply after the video streaming firm added fewer subscribers than expected ahead of USA prices rises. "We are growing, but not as fast as we would like or have been", Netflix said in a statement. Netflix's decision to increase subscription fees by 25% has received a chilly response from users. After the earnings release,...

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  • Secret document eases Iran nuclear constraints
Secret document eases Iran nuclear constraints

Secret documents obtained by the Associated Press that were attached to last year's nuclear "deal" with Iran will allow the Islamic theocracy to get nuclear weapons in half the time stated by the Obama administration, in about 10 years. This revelation confirms the worst fears of those anxious about American national security in the face of a nuc...

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  • BoE keeps rates on hold; is QE on the cards?
BoE keeps rates on hold; is QE on the cards?

Bank governor Mark Carney has already said that, in his personal view, a rate cut was likely over the summer and has hinted at the possibility of firing up the printing presses to deliver more quantitative easing (QE) to shore up the economy.

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  • Ford Explores Making Car Parts out of Agave
Ford Explores Making Car Parts out of Agave

It takes a minimum of seven years for the growth cycle of an agave plant to finalise and while Jose Cuervo uses a portion of the waste agave fibres as farming compost, the company hopes this new collaboration will reduce waste produced during the process.

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  • CFS Condemns Senate Cloture Vote on GMO Non-Labeling Bill
CFS Condemns Senate Cloture Vote on GMO Non-Labeling Bill

The Senate bill would require foods with genetically modified organisms, or GMOs, to carry any of three types of labeling: words, a symbol or an electronic code readable by smartphone. Democrat Richard Blumenthal says the Senate measure is misguided and betrays the desires of 90 percent of the American people. Vermont recently introduced more str...

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  • Bernie Sanders endorses Hillary Clinton for 2016 USA election
Bernie Sanders endorses Hillary Clinton for 2016 USA election

Sanders and Clinton were returning to New Hampshire Tuesday for the first time since he won a 22-point landside over Clinton in the state's presidential primary. Clinton , speaking to the crowd after Sanders , said says she wants to do more to prevent "the tragedy of black men and women and children being killed in police incidents".

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  • Melania Trump Stole A Big Chunk Of Her Speech From Michelle Obama
Melania Trump Stole A Big Chunk Of Her Speech From Michelle Obama

Their appearances are an attempt to humanize the presumptive Republican presidential nominee. "For all of this loss, for all of this grief, for all of the cynicism the tragedy in Benghazi has wrought upon America, I blame Hillary Clinton", Pat Smith, who lost her son Sean in the attack.

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  • Jordan Rodgers hints brother Aaron has strained relationship with entire family
Jordan Rodgers hints brother Aaron has strained relationship with entire family

Based on Jordan's remarks during a romantic date at an Argentinian vineyard during Monday's episode of the reality show, the Aaron-Jordan bond might be closer to nonexistent than complicated. If Jordan doesn't win it all I will drink wine off someone's foot. Here's thinking that Jordan dispelled his status as someone who thinks of himself a...

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  • Marlins' Stanton wins Home Run Derby
Marlins' Stanton wins Home Run Derby

None of the eight participants failed to put on a good show, but there could be only one victor. He blasted out 20 more homers into the seat of Petco Park to put the pressure on Frazier, who hit just three homers in the first minute of swings in the finals .

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  • IOC: Russian Sports Minister to be denied 2016 Rio Olympics accreditation
IOC: Russian Sports Minister to be denied 2016 Rio Olympics accreditation

Former German fencer and chair of the IOC's athletes commission Claudia Bokel echoed these sentiments. Bach had indicated last week that he was reluctant to see athletes from one sport punished for the crimes of athletes or officials from another.

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  • Trump's GOP wants to break up big banks
Trump's GOP wants to break up big banks

Trump has made no secret about his desire to convert Sanders voters to his side because of similar stances on trade and Wall Street issues . Not only is it an affirmation that Wall Street is still seen as "domestic enemy number one". But the comments had mostly to do with Trump's personal relationship with Volcker. Thaya Brook Knight, the Cato I...

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  • Airbnb to begin paying Los Angeles hotel tax in August
Airbnb to begin paying Los Angeles hotel tax in August

The estimated millions of dollars in tax revenue - city officials anticipate $5 million this year - are expected to help fund the city's homeless programs. The agreement also allows the city to audit the tax payments and to go after hosts for previous tax liabilities. That's a lot less than a previous estimate from Airbnb , which ballparked the fi...

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  • U.S. antitrust officials poised to block Anthem, Aetna deals
U.S. antitrust officials poised to block Anthem, Aetna deals

The transformative deals would mean the health-insurance industry would have three large rivals instead of five. Then-Assistant Attorney General Bill Baer, serving as anti-trust chief, said in April that corporate leaders have shown too much "enthusiasm" for deals with "all that capital coming back into the marketplace".

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  • Things To Know About SoftBank's Blockbuster Acquisition Of ARM
Things To Know About SoftBank's Blockbuster Acquisition Of ARM

The price briefly touched ¥5,329 - the lowest level since early April. But in Tokyo , investors in the Japanese firm gave the deal the thumbs down in Tuesday trading - with markets having been closed on Monday. " ARM is an awesome asset we think and, if they execute and keep the culture as promised, in 10 years' time it may look to be a masters...

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  • Deliveroo launches alcohol delivery service in Ireland
Deliveroo launches alcohol delivery service in Ireland

James Hickson, owner and managing director at We Brought Beer, agreed: " Deliveroo offer us a really simple way to deliver awesome beers to our local neighbourhood". But Deliveroo will hope that its offer of premium restaurant food and wine brought to your door within half-an-hour can mark it out from the competition.

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  • Yahoo Reports Another Big Loss, Writes Down Tumblr Value
Yahoo Reports Another Big Loss, Writes Down Tumblr Value

Beat revenue estimates. The company saw revenue figures of $1.307 billion, topping our estimate of $835 million. Analysts projected profit of 10 cents. Traffic-acquisition costs rose to $466 million from $200 million a year ago. Mobile revenue hit $378 million, up from $252 million. It had climbed 11 per cent in the first quarter.

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  • Female-to-male transmission of Zika virus confirmed in NY
Female-to-male transmission of Zika virus confirmed in NY

Excerpts of the CDC report read " A unpregnant woman, in her twenties, had unprotected vaginal sex with a male partner on the same day that she returned from travel to a country where Zika is prevalent". Her male partner, in his 20's, showed the same typical symptoms of fever, rash, joint pain and red eyes, despite the not travelling outside th...

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  • Hundreds in Michigan mourn officer killed in Dallas shooting
Hundreds in Michigan mourn officer killed in Dallas shooting

Robert Bellarmine Catholic Church beginning at 11 a.m. You have now viewed your allowance of free articles. Krol moved to the Dallas area in 2007, after failing to find work as a police officer in Detroit. Wayne County Sheriff Benny Napoleon issued a statement about the shooting, saying Krol's death "saddened" him. Dozens of Redford residents ...

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  • Philip Morris Misses Street 2Q Forecasts
Philip Morris Misses Street 2Q Forecasts

The institutional investor owned 6,810,717 shares of the company's stock after selling 61,749 shares during the period. The results missed Wall Street expectations. Seven research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and nine have issued a buy rating to the stock. Its Sr. VP & General Counsel FIRESTONE MARC S sold 18,000 company share...

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