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According to Reuters, Qualcomm Inc. (NASDAQ: QCOM) has made a plan to fend off a buyout offer from Broadcom Ltd. (NASDAQ: AVGO). The new CEO of General Electric Co. (NYSE: ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

The Houston Astros beat the Los Angeles Dodgers in the seventh game of the World Series. It is Houston's first title. Russian ads on Facebook where highly targeted. According to ...
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Bitcoin prices rallied again. Among the reasons, according to Bloomberg: The allure of bitcoin was too much for CME Group Inc. The world’s largest exchange owner reversed course today and ...
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Will CME-Listed Bitcoin Futures Make Cryptocurrencies More Legitimate?

If there is one thing that might further make bitcoin and cryptocurrencies more legitimate, having futures contracts is a start. That is exactly what the CME Group  plans to do. ...
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According to The Wall Street Journal, 238 cities have bid for a new Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) second "headquarters," which will trigger the company to build $5 billion in new ...
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Long-time American Express Co. (NYSE: AXP) CEO Kenneth Chenault will step down. He leaves a mixed record as the company has been troubled by the success of other credit cards ...
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The CEO of scandal plagued Samsung will step down. Chief Executive and Vice Chairman Kwon Oh-hyun said the company faced an "unprecedented crisis" and needed new leadership. The FAA ordered Airbus ...
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According to research firm CoreLogic, the California wildfires threaten 172,000 homes, with total value of $65 billion. Elon Musk's SpaceX took another step to becoming America's premier commercial rocket company, ...
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McAfee One Year Later, Now a Bitcoin Pioneer

Last year, cybersecurity legend John McAfee came out of hiding and made a play to reinvigorate his name and brand by heading MGT Capital Investments and rebranding it as a ...
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Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) has opened a new process for fast drop-off of returns. The retail giant announced: Walmart is now focusing its attention on returns, with the introduction ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) said a "production bottleneck" had caused slow production of its new Model 3. Its shares dropped on the news. Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) disclosed the number ...
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According to The Wall Street Journal, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) and Dell may bid for the Toshiba chips business. Private equity firm Bain is currently the only bidder. On the ...
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The International Energy Commission reported that disruptions in oil supply due to Hurricane Harvey will slowly end and the effects on the overall global market will be modest and short ...
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Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) will launch new iPhones. Rumors are that there will actually be three. The first will be the iPhone 8, the next the iPhone 8 Plus and ...
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Why Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Risks Look Overblown for AMD and NVIDIA

It is no secret that virtual reality, augmented reality, stronger video game graphics, artificial intelligence and machine learning have all been major growth drivers for the makers of chips and ...
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