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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 […]

Lenovo Uses Startup for Return of Start Menu on Windows

Lenovo Uses Startup for Return of Start Menu on Windows

Sales for Windows at Microsoft Corp have been besieged by the poor demand for personal computers. For five straight quarters, shipments for PCs have declined, which one online researcher predicts will show 2013 as the worst annual decline on record. Many people were upset when they learned that the new […]

No More Dental Fillings, No Drill Dentistry Stopping Decay

No More Dental Fillings, No Drill Dentistry Stopping Decay

Researchers in Australia found a way to prevent and stop tooth decay without the need to use the drill and the fill technique. A study of seven years showed preventive dental care is able to reduce the necessity for any dental fillings by up to 50%. The study?s lead author […]

AT&T Misses on Revenue As Phones Kept Longer by Customers

AT&T Misses on Revenue As Phones Kept Longer by Customers

AT&T Inc.?s revenue for the quarter came up short of estimates on Wall Street because of lower sales of equipment as customers kept their handsets longer and other wireless carriers offered promotions for unlimited data plans, said the No. 2 wireless carrier in the U.S. on Tuesday. AT&T said it […]

Amazon Adds More Dash Buttons to Its Site

Amazon Adds More Dash Buttons to Its Site

It has been one year since e-commerce behemoth Amazon launched its first batch of Dash Buttons, the instant, oval shaped order buttons that are tied to the popular brands of coffee, baby formula, detergent, razor blades, paper towels and more. Now, a year later, on its first anniversary, the e-retailer […]

Peet?s Coffee Buying Majority Share of Intelligentsia

Peet?s Coffee Buying Majority Share of Intelligentsia

Peet?s Coffee & Tea has announced that it will acquire a majority share of Intelligentsia Coffee, which is based in Chicago. It is the second deal for Peet?s with the last month. Once only a single store, Peet?s, based in Berkeley, California is now acquiring boutique coffee roasters that are […]

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 […]

Instagram Launches Fully Developed Ad Platform

Instagram Launches Fully Developed Ad Platform

Instagram?s ad business just got a boost thanks to Facebook. Instagram?s Today photo-sharing app is opening up to millions of advertisers potentially interested in sharing ads on the app. The photo-sharing app is very popular, more than 300 million users. New technology, more ad styles, and sophisticated targeting tools from […]

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. […]