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Baidu Inc (ADR) (NASDAQ:BIDU) To Unveil A Gadget To Serve Translation Purposes

Baidu Inc (ADR) (NASDAQ:BIDU) To Unveil A Gadget To Serve Translation Purposes

This Chinese web company and search giant has expressed its great commitment towards making it a lot much easier for all tourists to get around Japan, China and the English-speaking countries. To achieve its objective, it will soon be unveiling a new gadget. It will have the ability to listen […]

Venezuelan Chaos Could Grow Much Worse

Venezuelan Chaos Could Grow Much Worse

As Venezuela sinks further into chaos the country has large bills that are coming due and it still has not paid other debts due several weeks ago. PDVSA the state-operated oil company paid $900 million to its bondholders, but another $350 million is still owed, from earlier in the month. […]

Employers in U.S. Added 156,000 New Jobs During August

Employers in U.S. Added 156,000 New Jobs During August

Job growth in the United States slowed during August as companies added just 156,000 new jobs, but enough that it suggests most businesses are still confident in the economy nine years after beginning it recovery from the 2008 recession. The rate of unemployment moved up to 4.4% from July?s 4.3% […]

US Commerce Chief Comments on Canadian Trade Relations

US Commerce Chief Comments on Canadian Trade Relations

On Saturday, the US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross issued a strict message directly to Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau regarding what Ross calls ?inappropriate? threats of ?retaliatory action? against United States tariffs on imports of softwood lumber. In a statement, Ross said, ?The Department of Commerce?s recent preliminary decision to […]

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) And Carl Zeiss Said To Be Partnering In An Augmented Reality Project

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) And Carl Zeiss Said To Be Partnering In An Augmented Reality Project

Speculation is rife that Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) and Carl Zeiss are partnering to develop augmented reality glasses. It is understood that the two could launch a product later this year. This is according to a renowned tech evangelist, Robert Scoble, who admitted his source was an employee of the German […]

Steel Tariffs in U.S. Could Cost U.S Steelworkers Their Jobs

Steel Tariffs in U.S. Could Cost U.S Steelworkers Their Jobs

Steelworkers are worried that the big tariffs that President Donald Trump is imposing on imported steel and aluminum will cost them their livelihoods. In western Pennsylvania?s Mercy County voters were heavily in favor of Trump during the presidential election of 2016. Some strategists for the Republicans believe that the tariffs […]

Tel Aviv Is Home To The Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) BlueHat Cyber Security Event

Tel Aviv Is Home To The Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) BlueHat Cyber Security Event

The upcoming Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) Bluehat cyber security event, will be the first of its kind launched by the company, outside the borders of the United States. According to the company?s blog post, the event will be held in Tel Aviv, which is based in Israel. The event itself is […]

Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) Rolls Out Its Ridesharing Service In California

Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) Rolls Out Its Ridesharing Service In California

Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) subsidiary Google has announced that it is expanding its ridesharing service known as Waze in California. Google stated that it will expand the ridesharing service in California over the coming week. The company claims that the new rollout will include the main car hubs in Los Angeles […]

QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) Signs Major Deal With Three Manufacturers In The PC Market

QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) Signs Major Deal With Three Manufacturers In The PC Market

QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) has signed deals with three major laptop manufacturers as part of its plan to push its processors into the PC market. Qualcomm signed the deal with ASUS, Lenovo and HP Inc. (NYSE:HPQ) and the contract with the three firms will allow for the production of future laptops […]

Geely Chairman Grows Stake in Daimler to $9 Billion

Geely Chairman Grows Stake in Daimler to $9 Billion

The chairman of Geely the Chinese carmaker has built up a stake of nearly 10% in Daimler the owner of Mercedes Benz, making a bet of $9 billion that he will have success in pushing through an alliance so he can access the technology of the Germany company. The stake […]