Finance

Boston Dynamics' SpotMini robot can now open up doors

The robot continues to prop the door open for itself and the other robot to walk through before letting it close behind them. But in a new YouTube clip, Bo...


Iceland Could Use More Energy Mining Bitcoin Than Powering Homes in 2018

Now there are three bitcoin farms operating near the global airport of Iceland in Keflavik. Johann Snorri Sigurbergsson is a spokesperson for Icelandic ene...


Fire on Southwest flight at John Wayne Airport forces evacuation

As of 9 p.m. Sunday, a total of 264 flights on all airlines had been canceled out of Midway and another 235 were canceled out of O'Hare. Five minor injuries wer...


Cleaning Up Great Lakes Is Important

The Trump administration's proposed budget for the Environmental Protection Agency strips away all funding for cleanup programs in the Gulf of Mexico, Lon...


Eurozone GDP Logs Strong Growth In Q4

Gross domestic product climbed 0.6% sequentially, following third quarter's 0.7% expansion. Euro zone industrial production jumped more than expected in Decem...


Oil prices flat on oversupply concerns, weak dollar

The WTI and Brent benchmarks both were a mixed bad on Tuesday with WTI trading down $0.06 (-0.10%) at $59.23, while Brent trading up $0.15 (+0.24%) at $62.74 at...


FBI, CIA Warn Against Buying Huawei Phones

As a U.S. military veteran and man who bleeds red, white, and blue, I'm willing to give up on such products - provided there is actual evidence of nefarious act...


Adverts or crypto-mining - You choose

Essentially, Salon is moving the cost of readership from advertising revenue to cryptocurrency mining , an idea that was floated by MIT students in Novembe...


Fraudulent transactions worth Rs 11500 crore detected from PNB's Mumbai branch

The finance ministry has asked, through the reform agenda circulated to the banks on 24 January, that dubious accounts should be scrutinised and appropriate act...


Credit Suisse shares rise despite posting third straight annual loss

Zurich-based Credit Suisse reported a full-year net loss of SFr983m (£759m), mainly due to one-off tax charges, previously stated at SFr2.741bn, related to ...


Valentine's Day 2018 spending to approach record high, retail group says

But not just any flower. Because all of this traffic comes in on a single, 24-hour period, Krueger says the holiday ranks third behind Mother's Day and Christma...


Wall Street investors fear spike in inflation in consumer price index report

In December 2017, the manufacturing sector clocked the sharpest growth at 8.4 per cent, followed by electricity generation, at 4.4 per cent. Construction goods ...


Barclays Hit By Fresh Charges In Qatar Capital-Raising Case

The same charge was made against the bank's holding company last June, but it is the operating unit that is licensed for banking operations, meaning any con...


N.Korean leader invites S.Korea's Moon to the North - president's office

Vice President Mike Pence was "encouraged" by his talks with South Korean President Moon Jae-In at the Winter Olympics , insisting that Moon's outreach to Nor...


US needs Worldwide Area Station to go non-public, finish Fed assist

The administration will reportedly ask for $150 million in the 2019 fiscal year in its budget request on Monday. The plan to privatize the station is likely t...


JB Hi-Fi shares slump despite 21% profit jump as outlook disappoints

For HY18, JB Hi-Fi posted a 24.9% increase in EBIT - $225.8 million versus $180.8 million recorded in the same period previous year. "One JB Hi-Fi store was clo...


Denali Advisors LLC Buys New Position in Tyson Foods, Inc

Jonathan Auerbach increased its stake in Sps Comm Inc (SPSC) by 11.98% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. As many companies have been ...


RI Raises Stake in Walt Disney Co (DIS)

Advisors Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Hercules Capital Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $1.04 billion market cap...


(RAD) Shares Bought by Creative Planning

Rite Aid Corp (NYSE:RAD) shares traded on -3.85% below secure line and closed at $2. TFECF's SI was 9.55M shares in February as released by FINRA. While talking...


Nancy Pelosi gave an eight-hour long speech defending immigrants in Congress yesterday

Steve Scalise (R-LA) wondered. It was a remarkable display of determination by the minority leader and former House speaker, which ended with her high-fiving...