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With weak earnings in tow, focus turns to jobs data

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shortly after the opening bell in New York April 12, 2016. REUTERS/Lucas JacksonMore By Laila Kearney NEW YORK (Reuters) – Coming off a barrage of flimsy company earnings reports … Continue reading

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With weak earnings in tow, focus turns to jobs data

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shortly after the opening bell in New York April 12, 2016. Reuters/Lucas Jackson Coming off a barrage of flimsy company earnings reports that included Apple’s first revenue drop in … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico government bank reaches debt deal with some credit unions

The Government Development Bank (GDB) is seen in San Juan, November 30, 2015. Reuters/Alvin Baez/File Photo Puerto Rico’s Government Development Bank said it has reached a deal with credit unions to avoid defaulting on about $33 million of debt due … Continue reading

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Berkshire’s Clayton sees upturn in business despite critics

Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett talks to reporters while holding an ice cream at a trade show during the company’s annual meeting in Omaha, Nebraska May 3, 2014. Reuters/Rick Wilking Clayton Homes, the mobile home unit of Warren Buffett’s Berkshire … Continue reading

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US growth worries cloud global stock markets

Europe’s main stock markets were lower, despite official data showing that growth in the eurozone strengthened far beyond expectations in the first quarter, as traders focused on deflation worries across the single currency bloc (AFP Photo/Leon Neal)More Traders dumped retail … Continue reading

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Facebook hit with lawsuit over plan to issue new stock

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg holds a pair of the touch controllers for the Oculus Rift virtual reality headsets on stage during the Facebook F8 conference in San Francisco, California April 12, 2016. Reuters/Stephen Lam A Facebook Inc (FB.O) shareholder filed … Continue reading

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Jean-Marc Janaillac tipped as Air France-KLM CEO: French media

The logo of Air France-KLM is seen during the company’s 2014 First-Half results presentation in Paris July 25, 2014. Reuters/Benoit Tessier The board of Air France-KLM is likely to name Jean-Marc Janaillac as the Franco-Dutch airline group’s next chief executive … Continue reading

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The Fathom USB stick offers plug-and-play AI for under $100

Adding neural deep learning to a system doesn’t have to be a complicated endeavor. AI firm Movidius has just announced a USB stick that can be plugged into existing systems to add deep learning functionality that can allow them to … Continue reading

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Our short attention spans are ruining movie trailers

With more media available than anyone could ever consume, the snap judgment now reigns supreme. If it takes you longer than a Snapchat snap to convince someone to pay attention to your movie/game/political campaign, you’ve already lost countless crucial potential … Continue reading

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Exclusive: Yahoo’s bidder shortlist points to cash deal -sources

A man walks past a Yahoo logo during the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain in this February 24, 2016 file photo. Reuters/Albert Gea/Files Yahoo Inc has shortlisted close to 10 bidders in the auction for its core Internet assets, … Continue reading

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