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Roku's Voice Assistant To Hit The Market By Fall 2018

Roku home entertainment network devices will exchange information via Roku Connect software. Roku didn't say if it will build its own Roku-branded spea...


Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) Stock Is Shorted Less

The SI to Rite Aid Corporation's float is 15.99%. Trading volume for Rite Aid Corporation was 43.98 Million in its previous trading session. Rite Aid Cor...


US Will Withhold Aid Funding From Pakistan - US Ambassador

The U.S. pressure campaign sparked massive protests across Pakistan , U.S. Ambassador to Pakistan David Hale was summoned by the Foreign Ministry to explain ...


TD Ameritrade (NASDAQ:AMTD) Raised to "Buy" at Zacks Investment Research

VLO's profit would be $551.35M giving it 18.48 P/E if the $1.26 EPS is correct. Equities research analysts predict that TD Ameritrade Holding Corp. will post ...


Amazon has patented a smart mirror to dress users in virtual clothes

It is created to provide users with a representation of how clothes would look on them before buying. This patent application from Amazon was recently appro...


Kimberly Clark Corp (KMB) Position Lifted by Shell Asset Management Co

The firm owned 9,130 shares of the company's stock after selling 2,410 shares during the period. Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) has declined 7.35% since January...


U.S. economy added 2 million jobs in 2017

That was below what economists expected, but still the 87th straight month of gains - the longest streak on record. The American unemployment rate remains a...


Bluefin tuna sold for $320000 in Tokyo's first Tsukiji sale of 2018

A bell was rung shortly after 5:30 AM, prompting dealers to start bidding on frozen tuna. The new Toyosu market was initially scheduled to open on November 7,...


World's largest airplane diverted from JFK during storm

At JFK, some 29 million passengers boarded, according to the Department of Transportation. While the runway was long enough for the plane to land safely, the ...


United Kingdom productivity hits six-year high, reveals ONS

Labor productivity grew in both the services and manufacturing industries. The ONS deputy chief economist, Richard Heys, told media: "While this stronger gr...


FCC Chair Cancels Tech Conference Appearance Due to Death Threats

Death threats reportedly prompted Ajit Pai , the chairman of the Federal Communications Commission , to cancel his planned appearance at CES , the giant tech...


Debenhams shares plunge 18% after disappointing Christmas prompts profit warning

A mock-up of Debenhams new Stevenage store. According to Reuters analysis, forecasters had largely been expecting a figure of around £83m. Shares fell 20 per ...


London property prices have fallen

London was the worst performing region for house prices for the first time since 2004, the report said. House prices is one of the things, but not the only thin...


Aldi's 2017 sales top £10bn for the first time after record Christmas

Record sales were seen in both cut-price and high-end products during the Christmas trading period and sales in December were more than 15% higher than in Decem...


Parliamentary Panel Proposes Cap On Airfares And Cancellation Charges

The committee has suggested that airline companies should arrange such training for all their employees, so that they can be more sensitive to the passengers. D...


Quicksilver owner to acquire Billabong in major sportswear merger

A Billabong spokesperson confirmed there would be no job cuts in the near-future as a result of this deal. Huntington Beach active apparel firm Boardriders...


Colman's jobs to move to Burton

About 40 of the jobs will transfer to Burton, while 25 will be created in Norwich by a new facility for production and packing of Colman's mustard powder, musta...


Irn Bru Fans Are Panic Buying Ahead of a Recipe Change

A proper brouhaha has broken out over proposed changes to the recipe of iconic Scottish soft drink Irn Bru. On the petition's website, Mr Allen wrote: "I be...


MPs Want a 'Latter Levy' to Cut Down on Disposable Cup Waste

The committee's chair, Mary Creagh MP, said: "The UK throws away 2.5 billion disposable coffee cups every year - that's enough to circle the planet five and a...


New auto sales crash

The most popular vehicle choices were, once again, superminis, small family cars and SUVs (dual purpose), with the latter the only segment to grow demand in 201...


N-Out Burger Adds First New Menu Item in 15 Years

The last time In-N-Out altered its menu was to add lemonade back in the early 2000s, reports say. In-N-Out, which started in Southern California in 1948, is...


The Buzz: Gander Mountain stores to reopen as Gander Outdoors

Camping World Holdings is adding another outdoor lifestyle brand to its growing portfolio. Lemonis, CEO of Camping World , has posted social media blurbs in r...


AT&T will release true 5G service by late 2018

Mobile-phone companies, chipmakers, device manufacturers and software developers will need to spend about $200 billion (roughly Rs. 12.6 lakh crores) a year in ...


Blackberry shares rise on Baidu agreement

Baidu's Apollo platform supports all major features and functions of an autonomous vehicle. As anticipated, the companies have signed a statement of intent ...


Ethereum hits all-time high of $1000

But when it comes to the best performing cryptocurrency of the year, XRP by fintech company Ripple was easily the best option, witnessing a 37,000 per cen...


Philip Morris International resolves to quit smoking

One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have assigned a hold rating and eight have given a buy rating to the stock. The firm earned "...


Ajit Pai's appearance at CES 2018 canceled over death threats

The FCC would not confirm or deny the report , only telling the site that "We do not comment on security measures or concerns". No concrete reason was give...


Brookfield-led group to buy Westinghouse Electric for $4.6B US

Toshiba has been majority owner of Westinghouse Electric since 2006 and achieved full ownership a year ago by buying a minority shareholder's 10 per cent stake ...


Tesla Q4 2017 Vehicle Production and Deliveries (NASDAQ:TSLA)

That compares to a total of 260 Model 3s delivered in the third quarter , after a splashy "handover event" in which the first 30 cars were delivered to buyer...


ASN: 2017 Was Safest Year in Aviation History

In March, the United States imposed restrictions on passengers carrying laptops in cabins on nine primarily Middle Eastern airlines to address the potential thr...


Sears to close its Rapid City store in April

The Sears location in San Angelo was included in a previous round of corporate closings. Sears Holding , the parent company of Sears and K-Mart stores, annou...


Macy's announces holiday sales boost - and more store closures

A woman shops at the Macy's store at a mall in a Denver suburb May 16, 2008. Additionally, the company said at the time it would close 34 more stores "over th...


The Government Wants 'Straya To Be The World's "Number One Cannabis Supplier'"

He said it was likely there would be " more than enough " for both Australian patients and global consumers. "This will really strengthen the industry, enabli...