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Equities End Mixed as Amazon Dents Nasdaq, Blue-Chip Earnings Bolsters Dow

Equities End Mixed as Amazon Dents Nasdaq, Blue-Chip Earnings Bolsters Dow

Equities were mixed on Friday, with the tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite dented by Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) declines while the Dow Jones Industrial Average was bolstered by earnings among its components. Amazon.com, Inc.(AMZN) recorded price-target cuts from Morgan Stanley, Oppenheimer and Wedbush Securities Friday after guiding for first-quarter sales below Wall Street’s […]

Futures Lurch Higher After Bullish Labor Market Report

Futures Lurch Higher After Bullish Labor Market Report

Fueled by a bullish labor market report, stock futures on Wall Street lunged higher Friday and trimmed earlier gains to set Dow and S&P futures back in the green leading into Friday’s open. The Nasdaq remains negative, weighed down by Amazon (AMZN). The US economy created 304,000 new jobs in […]

Foot Locker, Inc. (NYSE:FL) Reveals The New Names At Its Helm

Foot Locker, Inc. (NYSE:FL) Reveals The New Names At Its Helm

Foot Locker, Inc. (NYSE:FL) has announced the names of the people taking over its leadership positions. Foot Locker’s president and CEO Richard Johnson announced that Lewis P. Kimble will be the new vice president and CEO of International business while Stephen D. (Jake) Jacobs will assume the vice president and […]

Nokia Corporation (ADR) (NYSE:NOK) Acquires Nakina Systems To Boost Security

Nokia Corporation (ADR) (NYSE:NOK) Acquires Nakina Systems To Boost Security

Nokia Corporation (ADR) (NYSE:NOK) has announced the acquisition of Nakina Systems as part of its strategy to improve its security. Once complete, the acquisition will be geared towards supporting clients who are under intimidation by the upcoming technologies such as the Internet of Things, Cloud services, Software Defined Networks and […]

Visa Inc (NYSE:V) To Expand Its Services Into The Internet of Things

Visa Inc (NYSE:V) To Expand Its Services Into The Internet of Things

Visa Inc (NYSE:V) has announced that it will extend its Visa Ready programs to devices designated for the Internet of Things industry. The new venture means the firm will be working closely with IoT companies in different industries such as public transportation services, the automotive industry, appliances and the wearables […]

Ericsson (ADR) (NASDAQ:ERIC) To Launch WiFi-calling And Voice Over LTE For Cable And Wireless Communications

Ericsson (ADR) (NASDAQ:ERIC) To Launch WiFi-calling And Voice Over LTE For Cable And Wireless Communications

Ericsson (ADR) (NASDAQ:ERIC) will work together with Cable and Wireless Communications in Panama to launch voice over LTE and WiFi calling for the company’s network in Panama. Cable and Wireless Panama’s (CWP) network announced the new development through a press release that revealed the plan to allow seamless switch over […]

AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) To Invest $10 billion Into Global Businesses

AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) To Invest $10 billion Into Global Businesses

AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) has announced that it will spend $10 billion this year towards global businesses to boost customer experience. The company claims that the invested funds will be pumped into its integrated solutions and will be used to push the firm’s capabilities as well as its network with particular […]

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) Raises $57 Million For Sponsored Internet To China By Jana

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) Raises $57 Million For Sponsored Internet To China By Jana

New markets are emerging on a daily basis hence, for communication purposes people need to be more connected. It is for this reason that Jana, a Boston-based mobile Internet start-up under the leadership of Verizon Ventures has raised $57 million to fund the connectivity mission. The funds will be used […]

Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) Latest Feature Allows Users To Record And Share Videos In Direct Messages

Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) Latest Feature Allows Users To Record And Share Videos In Direct Messages

Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) has launched a new feature, which allows users to share videos via Direct Messages (DM). The update is currently being rolled out in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)’s iOS and Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL)’s Android run devices globally. Twitter has recently been in crisis for the slow growth of the […]

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)’s Resistance To FBI’s Dictate Could Help Increase Sales Of iPhone 7 In China

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)’s Resistance To FBI’s Dictate Could Help Increase Sales Of iPhone 7 In China

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)’s stand against Court’s decision to hack terror suspect, Syed Farook could actually turn positive for its business. One reader from China commented that Apple CEO, Tim Cook’s action is grabbing much interest and approval in the South Korean as well as in the Chinese media. As hi-tech […]