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Money How to protect your PC against the Intel chip flaw
Author: 0 How to protect your PC against the Intel chip flaw

Intel encourages computer users worldwide to utilize the automatic update functions of their operating systems and other computer software to ensure their systems are up-to-date. Diverting some of the processor's computing power in that way means it's not available to the operating system. "The majority of Azure infrastructure has already been updated to address this vulnerability".

Author: 0 ING Groep NV Has $696000 Position in United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS)

Bb&T Securities Llc bought 60,038 shares as the company's stock declined 3.26% while stock markets rallied. First Manhattan Co. lessened its holdings in United Parcel Service, Inc . The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with "Equalweight" on Monday, July 18. The firm earned "Hold" rating on Thursday, June 1 by BMO Capital Markets.

Author: 0 Intel is rising after saying it's fixed the 'Spectre' CPU flaw

Researchers revealed two major CPU bugs, dubbed Spectre and Meltdown, earlier this week. Next, there are PCs and servers. "It's not an issue with our product". It appears that security experts and the big chip and software developers have known about the vulnerabilities for months, if not years. USA giant Intel, as well as its rivals AMD and ARM, have started installing updates .

Author: 0 Two jets collide on ground at Toronto airport

Pearson Airport said on Twitter that fire and emergency crews had responded to an "incident involving two aircraft" at its Terminal 3, and that passengers had been evacuated. In early August, a Canadian and a Polish passenger jet clipped wings on the ground at the airport, causing "serious" damage but no casualties. They were even able to clear customs shortly after the collision, Stewart said.

Money Colman's Mustard to move to Germany after 160 years
Author: 0 Colman's Mustard to move to Germany after 160 years

The move had "serious implications" for Unilever, the firm said, because the two companies relied on shared infrastructure. The move will affect 113 jobs in the city, of which 40 will transfer to a separate Unilever site in Burton. A group of mustard and mint growers from Norfolk, Cambridgeshire and Lincolnshire have welcomed proposals to enter into a new long-term partnership with Unilever to mill and pack Colman's mustard powder, along with mint processing.

Money DASH diet continues to garner accolades
Author: 0 DASH diet continues to garner accolades

The flexitarian diet - in which dieters adhere to a vegetarian diet with some exceptions - ranked as the No. 3 best overall diet . Looking for a diet that's simple to follow? The DASH diet is a fairly common sense one-it involved a diet high in fruits, vegetables, whole grains , lean proteins, and low-fat dairy.

Money Services sector rebounds in December
Author: 0 Services sector rebounds in December

Any score of above 50 indicates growth. Japanese manufacturing activity expanded at the fastest pace in nearly four years in December as new orders accelerated, in a sign that steady economic growth will continue into the new year. Samuel Tombs, chief United Kingdom economist at Pantheon Macroeconomics, said: "The construction sector ended 2017 on a weak note, and it likely will continue to struggle in 2018".

Money Feces-Smearing Passenger Forces Flight To Divert To Alaska, Reports Say
Author: 0 Feces-Smearing Passenger Forces Flight To Divert To Alaska, Reports Say

According to KTVA-TV, United Airlines flight 895 had to make the emergency stop at Ted Stevens International Airport in Anchorage on January 4. Flight 895 diverted on Thursday night as it was heading from Chicago to Hong Kong. He was then taken to a hospital for a psych evaluation and no charges have been filed according to KTVA . There were no indications that the incident was related to terrorism, said to Federal Bureau of Investigation spokeswoman Staci Feger-Pellessier, the ...

Money Gasoline prices move up in the new year
Author: 0 Gasoline prices move up in the new year

Omaha- $2.47/g, up 6.3 cents per gallon from last week's $2.41/g. The projected rise would cost USA drivers an average of $133 more this year and the nation an extra $25.4 billion, according to the report . Actual: $2.39. In 2016, the forecast called for a yearly national average of $2.28. The month of January will see the lowest prices at an average $1.13 per litre, while September will average $1.24 per litre, making it the priciest month of the year.

Money Gender equality: Iceland becomes the first country to legitimize equal pay
Author: 0 Gender equality: Iceland becomes the first country to legitimize equal pay

Dagny Osk Aradottir Pind, a board member of the Icelandic Women's Rights Association , told Al Jazeera that the legislation is "a mechanism to ensure women and men are being paid equally". The law was announced on March 8 on International Women's Day 2017 as part of a drive by the nation to eradicate the gender pay gap by 2022. Upon hearing the news, actress and equal pay advocate Patricia Arquette expressed her delight by saying that Iceland "is starting 2018 off right!" "But we are so ...

Money Amazon planning bid for English Premier League broadcast rights
Author: 0 Amazon planning bid for English Premier League broadcast rights

The Seattle, Washington-based tech giant is said to be eyeing the world's most popular soccer league in a bid to boost its online video offerings that are now packaged with Amazon Prime subscriptions and are believed to be a major incentive for consumers to give the firm's premium service a go.

Money Toshiba shares close at 2-month high after Westinghouse sale
Author: 0 Toshiba shares close at 2-month high after Westinghouse sale

As a result, Wald said, Westinghouse Electric's business of exporting nuclear reactors and components to power producers in places like China and India would be a source of growth for the company. Despite these challenges, Brookfield Business Partners is betting big on the nuclear business. The lead utility behind the V.C. Summer project, Scana Corp , agreed on Wednesday to a US$7.9 billion takeover bid from Dominion Energy Inc .

Author: 0 Coinbase Deflects Rumors of Ripple Integration

The same was confirmed in a tweet on Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong's feed. Ripple's seemingly unstoppable bull run took a hit Thursday after U.S. Ripple last week surpassed ether as the world's second-most valuable cryptocurrency after bitcoin. As of 16:44 GMT, the Ripple price stood at $3.03, down 16.4% from the same time yesterday.

Money Tech giants prep for legal fight against FCC's rule repeal
Author: 0 Tech giants prep for legal fight against FCC's rule repeal

The ostensible danger was not surprising since people across the internet were constantly unleashing extremely vile and even racist attacks against Pai, including through methods directed at his children outside of his own home. But first, the FCC rules must be officially published in the Federal Register before any appeals can take place. Once that and other administrative steps are complete, then Pai's opponents can head to the courts, where they are expected to argue that he acted ...

Money Constellation Brands Inc (NASDAQ:STZ) To Release Earnings
Author: 0 Constellation Brands Inc (NASDAQ:STZ) To Release Earnings

Royal Bank of Canada restated a "buy" rating and set a $226.00 target price on shares of Constellation Brands in a research report on Sunday, November 12th. On 8/23/2017 William F. Hackett, EVP, sold 12,517 with an average share price of $197.00 per share and the total transaction amounting to $2,465,849.00.

Money Largest known prime number discovered with over 23 million digits
Author: 0 Largest known prime number discovered with over 23 million digits

A recently discovered prime number, which goes by M77233917, has been found to comprise 23,249,425 digits, making it the largest prime ever. The number is said to stretch over 73 miles at five digits to an inch, almost three miles longer than the previous record-holder , Gizmodo reported .

Money We're slowing! Jaitley accepts reality, cuts FY18 GDP growth projection to 6.5%
Author: 0 We're slowing! Jaitley accepts reality, cuts FY18 GDP growth projection to 6.5%

As per the data, the Gross Value Added (GVA) at basic constant prices (2011-12) is anticipated to increase from Rs 111.85 lakh crore in 2016-17 to Rs 118.71 lakh crore in 2017-18. "For this year, the nominal growth is expected to be far lower than what was estimated in the Budget, so the fiscal deficit number will have to be adjusted if the 3.2% of GDP target is to be maintained".

Money Windsor's unemployment rate drops for December
Author: 0 Windsor's unemployment rate drops for December

Together, those months' gains are now 9,000 less than had been previously reported. Employment rose almost 2.1 million last year, slightly slower than 2016, President Barack Obama's final year in office. Traditional stores are struggling, and some going out of business altogether, as more people shop online. Most economists expect the Trump tax cuts to help speed the economy's already decent pace of growth, but others weren't so sure.

Money Scots stockpiling soft drink Irn-Bru ahead of recipe change
Author: 0 Scots stockpiling soft drink Irn-Bru ahead of recipe change

It happened with New Coke in the USA, with Creme Eggs here, and it's happening again with Scotland's favourite soft drink Irn Bru. Makers AG Barr confirmed earlier this week they're halving the fizzy drink's sugar contents and blame the looming soft drink tax.

Money Mark Zuckerberg puts cryptocurrencies on his radar for 2018
Author: 0 Mark Zuckerberg puts cryptocurrencies on his radar for 2018

He added that while Facebook won't prevent all mistakes or abuse, 'we now make too many errors.' Facebook had a tough 2017. Zuckerberg's 2018 personal challenge echoed comments he made last November. "With the rise of a small number of big tech companies - and governments using technology to watch their citizens - many people now believe technology only centralizes power rather than decentralizes it".

Money World's largest airplane diverted from JFK during storm
Author: 0 World's largest airplane diverted from JFK during storm

Stewart wasn't much better but the aircraft landed safely on the 10,800-foot runway of the former Strategic Air Command base and the 325 passengers were bused to the Big Apple three hours later. Stewart's history stretches back to the 1930s when the US Military Academy at West Point built an airfield there to train cadets. "They were hoping to stay on board and refuel and then make it to their final destination JFK at some point this evening when the airport reopened", said Andrew Trull, ...

Money Kmart in Rochester to close
Author: 0 Kmart in Rochester to close

Kmart will be closing its doors soon in Tucumcari. Liquidation sales will begin as early as January 12. Eligible employees will receive severance and all employees can apply for openings at other stores. Two years ago, Kmart had 940 stores, and now it will have about 400 locations after the closure. The company hasn't yet released sales figures for the holiday period, but in the most recent quarter, same-store sales fell 17%.

Money Paul Sorvino threatens Harvey Weinstein: 'I will kill that motherf---er'
Author: 0 Paul Sorvino threatens Harvey Weinstein: 'I will kill that motherf---er'

That son of a (expletive)", the former Law & Order cast member calmly told the cameraman as he loaded groceries into the trunk of his vehicle. Paul also revealed he had been completely unaware of his daughter's alleged experience with Weinstein until she came forward alongside other women in an exposé in the New Yorker and later penned a personal piece for Time .

Money Iceland becomes first nation to make equal pay law
Author: 0 Iceland becomes first nation to make equal pay law

Dagny Osk Aradottir Pind, a board member of the Icelandic Women's Rights Association, told Al Jazeera the law would help to end the gender pay gap , which the Icelandic government hopes to eradicate entirely by 2020. "Iceland is ranked as world's most gender equal country by (the World Economic Forum )". "We need to make sure that men and women enjoy equal opportunity in the workplace", Equality and Social Affairs Minister Thorsteinn Viglundsson said when the new law was announced in March.

Money LG's new robots deliver food and double as shopping carts
Author: 0 LG's new robots deliver food and double as shopping carts

The Guide Robot helped passengers at airports find their way, while the Cleaning Robot avoided the public as it vacuumed the floor. After their successful implementation of their Airbots at Incheon Airport, South Korea, the company is set to bring their trio of robots at CES this year.

Money Roku Takes on Alexa With New Connected Home Features
Author: 0 Roku Takes on Alexa With New Connected Home Features

While Roku isn't planning on making any of these devices itself (don't expect to see a Roku-made smart speaker debut any time soon), it will license software and hardware references to third parties so they can build devices with Roku Connect .

Money History Taught Us Not to Blindly Trust US: Pakistan FM
Author: 0 History Taught Us Not to Blindly Trust US: Pakistan FM

U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said Tuesday that the United States would continue to withhold $255 million in assistance to Pakistan until the country became a better partner in America's fight against terrorism. Sources told Hindustan Times that the cuts are likely to be in the nature of "suspension" and the amount could be foreign military financing (FMF), a security-related assistance, same as the $255 million the White House said past week it will not be ...

Money United Kingdom average new auto Carbon dioxide up in 2017
Author: 0 United Kingdom average new auto Carbon dioxide up in 2017

Private, fleet and business registrations were all down in 2017, with demand from private motorists declining 6.8%, while fleets saw a fall of 4.5%, SMMT has claimed. "When you look at fuel consumption figures, new diesel cars in 2014 had an average economy of 59.9mpg and in 2016, which is the most recent data available, it was 62.2mpg".

Money Australia aims to become world's top medicinal cannabis exporter
Author: 0 Australia aims to become world's top medicinal cannabis exporter

For this legislation to become a reality, it must first pass through Parliament when it returns in February. Recreational marijuana use is still outlawed in Australia . "By knowing they have an Australian market and an global market, that improves the likelihood of growing and production in Australia ". News that Australia is planning to allow medicinal marijuana exports was a boon to pot companies in the country.

Money Travis Kalanick is now a real-life billionaire
Author: 0 Travis Kalanick is now a real-life billionaire

The new investment, which will be finalized in January, was based on calculations valuing Uber at $48 billion, Bloomberg said. The former CEO owns 10 percent of the company, which means his sale will unload 2.9 percent of Uber shares and earn him about $1.4 billion, the source added.

Money 2017 Was Safest Year in Aviation History — ASN
Author: 0 2017 Was Safest Year in Aviation History — ASN

Much of the credit for reducing passenger airline deaths goes to aircraft safety systems that have virtually eliminated midair collisions between airliners and what is referred to in aviation as "controlled flight into terrain". Conspicuously absent from the list were Delta and United, two airlines that did not suffer major accidents but had too many incidents in 2017 to be considered among the safety leaders.

Money Pai Passes on CES
Author: 0 Pai Passes on CES

Ajit Pai , chairman of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), was reportedly forced to cancel an upcoming appearance at a highly anticipated technology conference after receiving multiple death threats. The FCC did not immediately respond to The Post's request for comment. He had to halt his controversial vote to scrap the United States government's net neutrality rules in December after a bomb threat .

Money Apple: Mac And iOS Vulnerable To Meltdown And Spectre Flaws
Author: 0 Apple: Mac And iOS Vulnerable To Meltdown And Spectre Flaws

The flaws came to light earlier this week after researchers discovered the security hole which could allow privately stored data in computers and networks to be leaked. Intel said in a statement it has already issued updates "for the majority of processor products introduced within the past five years". Apple has confirmed that all of its Mac and iOS devices are affected by two major chip flaws called Spectre and Meltdown that leaves almost every modern computing device vulnerable to ...

Money Kmart and 39 Sears stores
Author: 0 Kmart and 39 Sears stores

Three of the Kmart stores are located in IL. That's on top of the more than 1,000 stores closed in the past several years. Two more area Kmart stores will close come spring. Sears said the closures are part of an ongoing effort "to close some unprofitable stores as we transform our business model so that our physical store footprint and our digital capabilities match the needs and preferences of our members".

Money N-Out now sells hot cocoa. Can California warm up to it?
Author: 0 N-Out now sells hot cocoa. Can California warm up to it?

And it's no seasonal offering - eight-ounce cups of cocoa will be available year-round for $1.60 apiece, while 16-ounce cups are $2.45. According to the Orange County Register , employees at locations in Huntington Beach and Orange say they began selling it two weeks ago.

Money AT&T to Launch Mobile 5G Wireless Phone Service this Year
Author: 0 AT&T to Launch Mobile 5G Wireless Phone Service this Year

As far as concerns its, Verizon reported plans late previous year to offer business 5G benefit in Sacramento and two to five other USA markets in 2018. AT&T will roll out its fifth-generation network to customers in a dozen USA markets later this year. Separate from its mobile 5G dispatch, the carrier said it will continue its own particular efforts with settled 5G solutions, where Verizon has had a hop.

Money Tesla's Model 3 delay due to low production
Author: 0 Tesla's Model 3 delay due to low production

Tesla's luxury Model S sedans and Model X SUVs regularly require fixes before they can leave the factory and quality checks have routinely revealed defects in almost all of these models inspected after assembly, Reuters reported in November, citing sources.

Money Macy's Closing Downtown Cincinnati Location
Author: 0 Macy's Closing Downtown Cincinnati Location

For years, downtown retail has been dominated by small luggage, electronics and fabric stores. In spite of what Macy's termed a strong holiday season, company officials announced on Thursday that it is closing 11 stores around the country, including one in Cincinnati, four in California, two in Florida, as well as stores in Idaho, Indiana, Michigan and Vermont.

Money $120000 Treasure Hunt ticket sold at York County store
Author: 0 $120000 Treasure Hunt ticket sold at York County store

Prizes must be claimed and tickets validated before winners can be identified. "We are still processing this fantastic win but we are delighted to confirm the ticket was a quick pick and was purchased in the Dublin region". "What a great way for a player to start the New Year". According to the Pennsylvania Lottery , it paid out more than $82.8 million in prizes to winners in York County during the 2016-17 fiscal year.

Money Gas prices projected to remain steady in short term
Author: 0 Gas prices projected to remain steady in short term

The price fell 10.8 cents during an 18-day streak of decreases that preceded the recent rise but has since grown by 6.2 cents. At some Omaha locations, GasBuddy.com said, gasoline was selling for as low as $2.14 a gallon. The average price a year ago was $2.082. The national average Thursday was $2.43. States with the highest average gasoline prices: Hawaii ($3.29), California ($3.12), Alaska ($3.06), Washington ($2.86), Pennsylvania ($2.74), OR ($2.74), Nevada ($2.71), MI ($2.68), CT ...

Author: 0 United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) Stake Lessened by Bessemer Group Inc

Reilly Herbert Faulkner Iii sold 3,091 shares as the company's stock declined 3.26% while stock markets rallied. After $1.45 actual earnings per share reported by United Parcel Service, Inc. Crawford Counsel has 438,982 shares. (NYSE:VRX) for 830,988 shares. Since August 22, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 sale for $2.02 million activity.

Author: 0 Microsoft (MSFT) Rating Increased to Buy at ValuEngine

Lakewood Capital Management Lp increased Ally Finl Inc (ALLY) stake by 8.53% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. The institutional investor held 101,437 shares of the major pharmaceuticals company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $9.01 million, down from 110,605 at the end of the previous reported quarter.

Money Ford Mtr Co Del (F) Holding Held by Polaris Wealth Advisers Llc
Author: 0 Ford Mtr Co Del (F) Holding Held by Polaris Wealth Advisers Llc

The stock increased 0.80% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $12.59. About 6.58M shares traded. It has underperformed by 33.33% the S&P500. Citigroup maintained eBay Inc. Citigroup has "Buy" rating and $4100 target. The stock of Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, July 19 by Benchmark.

Author: 0 Schroder Investment Management Group Increases Holdings in Whiting Petroleum Corp (NYSE:WLL)

First National Bank Of Mount Dora Trust Investment Services who had been investing in Lennar Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $14.79B market cap company. Its down 0.57, from 1.51 in 2017Q2. Shares of Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:WLL) have seen a movement of 1.83% in the most recent session. 31 funds opened positions while 87 raised stakes.

Author: 0 Barrick Gold Corp (ABX) Sees Large Drop in Short Interest

It has underperformed by 9.72% the S&P500. Northern Cross Llc decreased Barrick Gold Corp ( ABX ) stake by 7.63% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. More notable recent Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:ABX) news were published by: Investorplace.com which released: "Why AK Steel Holding Corporation (AKS), Barrick Gold Corp (USA) (ABX) and ..." on April 25, 2017, also Investorplace.com with their article: "Go Long Barrick Gold Corp (USA) (ABX) Stock For Free With Confidence" published on May 26, ...

Author: 0 Norinchukin Bank The Lifted Qualcomm (QCOM) Stake; Bridgepoint Education Has 1.76 Sentiment

Bank Of Montreal Can stated it has 1.95M shares. QUALCOMM (NASDAQ:QCOM) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, January 25th. It has outperformed by 2.36% the S&P500. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Mngmt Communication accumulated 250 shares. Moreover, Citadel Limited Liability Company has 0.09% invested in QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) for 2.33M shares.

Author: 0 BP takes $1.5 bln charge over US tax changes, joining Shell

However, the company said the lowering of the corporate income tax rate to 21% will require a revaluation of BP's United States deferred tax assets and liabilities. Shell and Barclays have made similar announcements. But both firms said they expect to benefit in the long run, with Shell saying the changes are set to be "favourable" for the group and its United States business.