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AT&T To Offer Free HBO To More Of Its Subscribers As Competition Heats Up

AT&T To Offer Free HBO To More Of Its Subscribers As Competition Heats Up

AT&T has announced that it is offering a free subscription to HBO to more wireless customers. Beginning Friday AT&T customers who are subscribed to the midmarket Unlimited Choice plan will receive HBO at no extra cost. Earlier in the year the telecommunications giant started giving a free HBO subscription to […]

Olive Garden: Sales Increase as Discounts and Gas Prices Fall

Olive Garden: Sales Increase as Discounts and Gas Prices Fall

Olive Garden posted quarterly sales that increased by 3.4% at its established restaurants as customers spent more money at the Italian chain that has been struggling. Darden Restaurants, the parent company, has moved away from heavy discounting that the restaurant relied on to increase traffic. Included in those deep discounts […]

Profit at General Mills Cut in Half by Impairment Charge

Profit at General Mills Cut in Half by Impairment Charge

General Mills Inc, which makes Betty Crocker brownie and cake mixes and Cheerios cereal, said profit for the fourth quarter halved due to recording a charge of $260 million to write down its value of one of its canned and frozen vegetable businesses. An assessment of its brand Green Giant, […]

Is the World Ready for Sexual Data Tracking Condoms?

Is the World Ready for Sexual Data Tracking Condoms?

Just when you might have started to think that technology could not possibly get more invasive, a British company, known as British Condoms, has developed a revolutionary sex aid called the i.Con. Yes, this is a ?smart condom.? It is designed to protect you (and your partner, of course) from […]

YouTube Launching Online Gamers Site and App

YouTube Launching Online Gamers Site and App

YouTube Gaming is to be a destination to find gaming videos, Internet personalities and live streams. YouTube wants to win over gamers. The video giant online announced its plans before the Electronic Entertainment Expo next week to launch a separate site and app specifically for video games fans. Alan Joyce […]

HP In Efforts To Promote Education In Third World

HP In Efforts To Promote Education In Third World

HP has unveiled HP School Cloud with the aim of offering access to apps and educational materials to students, adult learners and teachers in poor and rural communities across the globe. Being a hybrid cloud appliance, HP School Cloud will act as a content and file server and a wireless […]

US Jobless Claims Up, Slightly, but Labor Market Still Strong

US Jobless Claims Up, Slightly, but Labor Market Still Strong

It looks like more people than expected are having a hard time this holiday season. Last week, the number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits (for the first time) rose to its highest level since June. Fortunately, the numbers are still at the low end, indicating a still healthy US […]

Macy?s Cuts Ties With Donald Trump After Controversy (NYSE:M)

Macy?s Cuts Ties With Donald Trump After Controversy (NYSE:M)

Macy?s has decided that the company would no longer do business with Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump after he made controversial statements denigrating Mexicans and immigrants. Trump called Mexican immigrants rapists and drug runners in a speech in which he announced his intention to run for president. He then doubled […]

JD.Com Poaches Cloud Executive From Microsoft

JD.Com Poaches Cloud Executive From Microsoft

JD.com has poached Samuel Shen, a high-ranking cloud computing executive from Microsoft as the Chinese online retailer seeks to grow its cloud computing business. Shen has worked at Microsoft for over two decades and his last position was as a general manager for Microsoft?s enterprise and cloud business in China. […]

Canaccord Initiates Coverage on Kush Bottles (KSHB). What May be Next?

Why Has Canaccord Given Kush Bottles (KSHB) a $7.5 Price Target Canaccord revealed to clients in a note that it has initiated coverage on Kush Bottles (KSHB) stock, with Speculative Buy rating and a $7.5 price target. The stock decreased 4.44% or $0.26 during the last trading session, reaching $5.59. […]