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Business Verizon to bring back phone locking to protect itself from theft
Author: 0 Verizon to bring back phone locking to protect itself from theft

The objective of these new locking restrictions is, plain and simple, to dissuade ordinary consumers from taking their Verizon smartphones to other networks, and to increase revenue from global roaming plans. There's also a wait period, ranging from 14 to 50 days after a customer makes a request for device unlock. It doesn't matter if you'll be able to unlock your phone 90, 60, or 30 days after you buy it.

Business Government-funded AI software detects 94% of terrorist propaganda before it's uploaded
Author: 0 Government-funded AI software detects 94% of terrorist propaganda before it's uploaded

It has been trained on more than 1,000 pieces of Daesh footage, and detects 94 per cent of terrorist content with 99.99 per cent accuracy, the Home Office said . The software, designed by the Home Office, detects 94 per cent of terror material. Using "advanced machine learning ", the technology analyses the audio and visuals of a video to pick out "subtle signals" and determine whether it could be IS propaganda .

Business Qualcomm, Broadcom To Meet
Author: 0 Qualcomm, Broadcom To Meet

In a filing that followed up on its letter to Broadcom Chief Executive Hock Tan on Thursday rebutting his latest offer, the San Diego-based company laid out more detail on its reservations about the deal. Qualcomm contends that even at $82 per share, the price doesn't put any value to Qualcomm eventually settling its legal disputes , its pending $38 billion acquisition of Dutch Automotive chip maker NXP Semiconductors or the major market opportunity from 5G wireless networks, which are ...

Business Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (CMG) Increases Again; Strong Momentum for Buyers
Author: 0 Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (CMG) Increases Again; Strong Momentum for Buyers

The firm had revenue of $1.11 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.11 billion. The company has a market cap of $7,106.86, a price-to-earnings ratio of 40.80, a P/E/G ratio of 1.66 and a beta of 0.59. (NASDAQ:MXIM) on Friday, October 13 with "Hold" rating. Chipotle's stock rose to $281, a jump of almost 12 percent, in after-hours trading Tuesday.

Business Just announced: 3 big changes coming to Sam's Club in 2018
Author: 0 Just announced: 3 big changes coming to Sam's Club in 2018

The company last month shut 63 stores, or about 1/10th of its total, and laid off almost 10,000 workers after a review of profitability. The move by Sam's Club is focused on creating an increase in memberships, which now stand at approximately 47 million, at a time that such types of fees account for the bulk of its operating profits.

Business Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY) : Are you searching Analysts Rated Stock
Author: 0 Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY) : Are you searching Analysts Rated Stock

It has underperformed by 9.31% the S&P500. Twin Tree Management Lp who had been investing in Take for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $12.57 billion market cap company. The score ranges from zero to six where a 0 would indicate no evidence of book cooking, and a 6 would indicate a high likelihood. Barclays Public Limited Liability Co reported 8,925 shares or 0% of all its holdings.

Author: 0 Teck Resources Limited (NYSE:TECK)

At times when price is in a downtrend and the moving average is in a downtrend as well, and price tests the SMA above and is rejected a few consecutive times (i.e. The Estee Lauder Companies Inc. As of today, the company has a SMA200 (200-day simple moving average) of 29.81 Percent. The 100-Day trend also shows a BULLISH trend as well.

Business European Union economies bouncing back from crisis
Author: 0 European Union economies bouncing back from crisis

Largely driven by foreign demand, Germany's GDP grew 0.6% sequentially in the fourth quarter, but slightly slower than the 0.7% expansion seen in the third quarter. Q4 growth in Germany was 0.6%, France expanded 0.6% and Spain grew 0.7%. Investec economist Ryan Djajasaputra said much of the growth past year had been driven by the eurozone's core four economies: Germany, France, Italy and Spain.

Author: 0 Reading the Tea Leaves for General Electric Company (GE)

The rating was downgraded by Zacks on Monday, August 10 to "Hold". See Surge Energy Inc. The stock of Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR) earned "Neutral" rating by Bank of America on Tuesday, August 2. 96 funds opened positions while 242 raised stakes. Citadel Advsrs Limited Liability Corporation owns 20,162 shares. Robeco Institutional Asset Mgmt Bv owns 0.08% invested in General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) for 503,971 shares.

Business Kjos: Norwegian will place United Kingdom at centre of future growth
Author: 0 Kjos: Norwegian will place United Kingdom at centre of future growth

Norwegian has long-term ambitions to make its Gatwick-New York JFK thrice daily. Kjos says the United Kingdom will be at the heart of the airline's continued global expansion and it remains fully committed to the market. Europe's third largest low-cost airline has sought to boost the market in low-cost, long-haul travel since launching transatlantic services from London Gatwick to the US in 2014.

Business IRS warns of new scam involving erroneous tax refunds
Author: 0 IRS warns of new scam involving erroneous tax refunds

The IRS says sometimes scammers pose as debt collection agency workers, telling Americans that their refund was deposited in error and they should forward money to a collection agency. If that's the case, taxpayers should follow the steps outlined in theTaxpayer Guide to Identity Theft. By law, the IRS noted, interest may accrue on erroneous refunds.

Business Huawei and ZTE come under fire from FBI, CIA, NSA
Author: 0 Huawei and ZTE come under fire from FBI, CIA, NSA

There are three smartphone brands the world knows quite well, and Huawei is one of them. A 2011 US government report recommended USA companies avoid using equipment from Chinese vendors Huawei and ZTE due to national security concerns.

Business Stocks shrug off inflation data
Author: 0 Stocks shrug off inflation data

The data jibe with a February 2 Labor Department report which showed that US average hourly earnings rose 2.9 percent from a year earlier in January, marking the fastest pace of the expansion. Recent tax cuts have "complicated" the Fed's strategy by adding more fuel to the economy, said PNC Chief Economist Gus Faucher. Michael Pearce, chief USA economist at Capital Economics, said Wednesday that consumer prices will continue to rise in the coming months, forcing the Fed to tack on a fourth ...

Business BBB to hold press conference on romance scams
Author: 0 BBB to hold press conference on romance scams

Eventually these individuals will start asking for money in small increments until they ask for larger sums. Haynes said her gut instinct told her no, but she bought $250 worth of gift cards anyway. Scammers prefer prepaid cards and money transfers. The ACCC recommends users never provide financial details to people they've met online, and never to send funds to a person they haven't met in person.

Business Google raises price of YouTube TV; adds Turner Network, sports shows
Author: 0 Google raises price of YouTube TV; adds Turner Network, sports shows

TV markets (and reaching more than 85% of TV households). On March 13, the monthly price will be $40 per month for new members. It's a clever scheme to get people in new markets to subscribe to YouTube TV as quickly as possible. Google hasn't disclosed the number of subscribers that have signed up for YouTube TV since it launched in April 2016, initially in just five markets .

Business Domino's shares fall as sales growth slows
Author: 0 Domino's shares fall as sales growth slows

Investors may also use shareholder yield to gauge a baseline rate of return. On Tuesday, July 18 the stock rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity with "Buy". Any way you dice it, a dip below $195.66 a share would be very bad news for DPZ's technical picture in the near-term. 417.60 million shares or 1.85% less from 425.47 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported.

Business Chipotle's new CEO helped turn around Taco Bell
Author: 0 Chipotle's new CEO helped turn around Taco Bell

Niccol joined Taco Bell in 2011 and served as president of the brand from 2013 to 2014 before taking the helm as CEO in January 2015. Chipotle has been trying to win back customers since 2015, when its sales plunged after an E. "In addition, Niccol will bring his experience with digital innovation, having introduced mobile ordering and payment across Taco Bell's 7,000 locations in the US", writes Sarah Whitten for CNBC.com.

Business Local shop, florists prepare for Valentine's Day
Author: 0 Local shop, florists prepare for Valentine's Day

Because there will be a lot of walk-in customers, she tries to have plenty of arrangements on hand. The team will turn more than 4,000 roses into arrangements for what is one of the industry's busiest times of the year. "We pass those out to people who maybe help us in some way to get these deliveries done or perhaps people who maybe just need a rose on Valentine's Day ", said Garner.