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Macy’s digital transformation continues to fuel profit

Macy's topped first quarter estimates and comparable sales, reporting profit of $136 million, or 44 cents per share, beating Wall Street expectations.   &...

Macy’s digital transformation continues to fuel profit

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Driving digital forward: how get the most out of your digital transformation The concept of digital transformation continues to be a hot topic for enterprises of all sizes and verticals. But the (sometimes painful) reality is that many enterprises have been “digitally transforming” themselves for years and are s...
15:17, 05/10/2019

Digital transformation could be causing security risk Rapid deployment of digital transformation technologies could be leaving businesses at risk according to a new report which highlights a growing security gap among European organizations.Of the companies surveyed in the 2019 Thales Data Threat Report...
03:00, 05/22/2019

Digital transformation for the healthcare industry: five things to consider While every industry is facing increasingly stringent levels of regulation and oversight, none is more tightly regulated than healthcare and pharmaceuticals. In a context of highly complex day-to-day operations, the central risk to patients’ l...
13:00, 05/08/2019

Singapore targets lawyers in digital transformation drive Law Society establishes SmartLaw Guild to showcase best practices and case studies of technology adoption in the legal community, which have been offered support, including a S$3.68 million tech fund, to digitise their operations....
14:51, 05/17/2019

Digital transformation reality: 80% of customers delete apps that don't meet expectations Don't like a company's app? Do what the majority of users do - dump that company and find another. A study released this week shows that most customers delete an app if they don't like how it works....
01:00, 04/29/2019

Cisco Live 2017: How apps can make or break digital transformation in the enterprise Matt Chotin, senior director of AppDynamics, talks about how having the right app is essential to digital transformation. A new study shows that 60% of consumers have deleted an app or abandoned a website after just one attempt, if there are problems...
01:00, 04/29/2019

Gannett revenue falls, digital subscriptions rise as fight continues with MNG Gannett reported declining revenue but an increase in paid digital subscriptions as it tried to fend off a hostile takeover attempt.        ...
14:00, 05/01/2019

New York Times Company Continues to Add Online Subscribers as Digital Advertising Grows The company’s first quarter results showed total paid subscriptions reaching 4.5 million. Online ad revenue rose 19 percent, to $55 million, thanks, in part, to “The Daily” podcast....
20:00, 05/08/2019

New York Times Posts Higher Profit, Adds 223,000 Digital Subscribers The publisher continued spending aggressively to pursue its goal of reaching 10 million total subscriptions by 2025, adding 223,000 new digital subscribers in the first quarter....
20:17, 05/08/2019

Venmo has digital user base putting heat on Square and banks, but no plan to profit from it PayPal's Venmo is seeing huge growth, with 40 million users disclosed for the first time, but CFO John Rainey says the company is in no rush to generate profits from the millennial-focused, peer-to-peer payments app....
02:51, 04/29/2019

Prince Harry’s transformation: The kid’s all right The arrival of Prince Harry first child will complete his public transformation from the red-haired boy with his late mother’s wild streak to the modern family man who took his grandmother’s crown last year as Britain’s most popular royal...
18:34, 04/28/2019

Chinese electric car maker BYD's first-quarter profit up 632 percent, sees first-half profit up Chinese electric vehicle maker BYD Co Ltd, backed by U.S. investor Warren Buffett, reported on Sunday a 632 percent jump in its first-quarter net profit, buoyed by strong demand for its new energy vehicles....
18:34, 04/28/2019

Deere profit falls 6.1%, cuts FY19 profit and sales outlook Deere & Co on Friday reported a 6.1% fall in second-quarter profit, hit by higher production costs and lowered its full-year outlook for profit and sales....
12:34, 05/17/2019

Finance: Transformation stories in Asia, CEE and Africa Banking and capital markets in Asia, central and eastern Europe and Africa have been transformed over the last 50 years, but the change in Asia is particularly breath-taking....
14:51, 05/15/2019

Kevin Knox’s Knicks transformation is underway The mission to make Knicks forward Kevin Knox better next season has begun. Knicks coach David Fizdale revealed he spent all of last week with the Knicks’ 2018 lottery pick in the team’s Tarrytown facility working on elements of the 6-foot-9 forward’...
08:17, 05/07/2019

Lady Gaga's Met Gala transformation in one-minute timelapse - video Lady Gaga wore multiple outfits, which she slowly revealed as she walked the pink carpet of the 71st annual Met Ball in New York. This year’s theme, ‘Camp: Notes on Fashion’, saw A-listers exploring ‘how irony, humour, parody, pastiche, artifice, the...
18:34, 05/07/2019

Lupita Nyong'o's Makeup Artist Reveals the Inspiration Behind Her ''Most Dramatic Transformation'' When Lupita Nyong'o graced the 2019 Met Gala in an electrifying look, the party was over. Because she shut. it. down. The Us actress painted the pink carpet with her rainbow-colored......
06:17, 05/07/2019

RuPaul’s Drag Race trades transformation for recycled drama in its least satisfying makeover yet Of all of the staple maxi challenges on Drag Race, the makeover is the one with the greatest potential for emotion, fun, and discovery. It centers on transformation and connection, the contestants showing their non-drag-queen partners a new side of t...
05:17, 05/10/2019

Hero MotoCorp Records 25 Per Cent Slump In Profit In Q4, Annual Profit Down By 8.4 Per Cent Hero MotoCorp said that the fourth quarter was a difficult period that saw the two-wheeler industry contract significantly in the face of external factors....
19:00, 04/28/2019

Lucas Moura transformation into Tottenham's latest hero a testament to Pochettino's management and belief Tottenham will face Liverpool in an all-English Champions League final following two semi-finals which will go down in history as among the greatest....
13:00, 05/09/2019

AI is the fuel to develop non-oil industries in UAE Artificial Intelligence (AI) has passed an inflection point and is slated to bring trillions of dollars of investment return, on a timescale shorter than we think, said an industry expert.Sam Blatteis, CEO of The MENA Catalysts and former Google Gove...
17:00, 04/30/2019

EU will limit the use of palm oil as car fuel but won’t stop it The European Union will make only minor tweaks to “renewable” energy policies that are actually increasing greenhouse gas emissions and driving deforestation...
18:34, 04/28/2019

How one company turns pollution into fuel CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports from Lanzatech Lab, mission-driven disrupter companies on CNBC's Disrupter 50 list. The company listed at number 15 and it turns carbon emissions into ethanol....
22:17, 05/16/2019

SUV owners spend up to £409 more on fuel each year News 7 May, 2019 Investigation compares average annual mileage and economy figures for SUVs against similar saloons, estates and hatchbacks...
14:00, 05/07/2019

Thirsty 'Game of Thrones' fans hail Robin Arryn's transformation Breast milk: it does a body good. That's what "Game of Thrones" fans decided after seeing Robin Arryn (Lino Facioli) in the series finale.        ...
16:34, 05/20/2019

Bosch Goes For Platinum-Light Fuel Cells Global automotive supplier Bosch expects platinum to play only a minor role in its new fuel cells, giving precious metal markets scant benefit even as the technology gains momentum for pollution-free......
16:17, 05/13/2019

Fuel Up For Your Workouts With Amazon's One-Day Gatorade Sale It won’t turn you into LeBron James or anything (only the precise blend of Powerade and Sprite can do that), but Amazon’s one-day sale on Gatorade bars, beverages, protein powder and shaker bottles is a nice chance to save on products that any athlet...
18:00, 05/14/2019

Inflation Is Likely to Fuel Discussion as Fed Officials Meet Federal Reserve officials meet this week more confident that the economy has shaken off recession worries that sent markets reeling late last year, but they face a new quandary about slowing inflation....
03:17, 04/30/2019

U.S. fuel prices near last month's levels, unlikely to change Average fuel prices in the United States started the week at $2.26 per gallon, showing little change from the last month or last week, and may remain flat....
20:51, 04/28/2019

How To Receive Information On Latest Fuel Prices In SMS Petrol price today: Currently, the domestic prices of petrol and diesel are reviewed by state-run oil marketing companies such as Indian Oil Corporation on a daily basis. Any revisions are effected at......
10:34, 05/21/2019

The Latest: Booms contain fuel where plane went into river JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on charter plane traveling from Cuba to north Florida that ended up in a river at ends of runaway (all times local): 3:45 p.m. Officials at a military base in Florida where a jet rolled into a river says booms are...
23:34, 05/05/2019

Exclusive: Bosch goes for platinum-light fuel cells Global automotive supplier Bosch expects platinum to play only a minor role in its new fuel cells, giving precious metal markets scant benefit even as the technology gains momentum for pollution-free transport....
10:17, 05/13/2019

In A First For Air India, Flight Requiring No "Additional Fuel" Takes Off Ushering in a new era in fuel conservation and emission reduction, an Air India flight landed at the Rajiv Gandhi International Airport in Hyderabad from New Delhi Monday without provision for......
21:51, 04/29/2019

Tunisia orders army to transport fuel during walkout Tunisia ordered the army on Friday to transport fuel to petrol stations on Friday, a government source said, the second day of a strike by fuel distribution workers that has caused empty pumps and long queues across the country....
17:17, 05/03/2019

Diesel To Be Preferred Fuel For SUVs, MUVs Even Post BS-VI Industry watchers opined steep price differential between petrol and diesel vehicles post-BS-VI transition which will be more evident in small cars and compact UV segment....
19:00, 05/12/2019

Steve Torrence races to second straight Top Fuel victory COMMERCE, Ga. (AP) — Steve Torrence raced to his second straight Top Fuel victory Sunday in the Arby’s NHRA Southern Nationals at Atlanta Dragway. Torrence, the defending season champion whose first career Top Fuel victory came in Atlanta in 20...
01:34, 05/06/2019

At least 55 dead after fuel tanker truck explodes near crowd Authorities in the West African nation of Niger say at least 55 people are dead after a tanker truck filled with fuel exploded near the country's main airport....
17:51, 05/06/2019

The joys of springs: how Kenya could steam beyond fossil fuel Engineers are tapping the Rift Valley’s subterranean energy to power an expanding economyA faint smell of sulphur, a shrill hiss of gas and a Rift Valley panorama punctuated by 30 pillars of steam mark the frontline of renewable energy growth in Keny...
14:09, 05/01/2019

EIA sees fuel prices below 2018 average for the next two years U.S. retail fuel prices will drop this year and in 2020 from 2018, but in both cases higher than January levels due to mandated lower sulfur in marine fuel....
20:51, 04/28/2019

U.S. fuel pumps see first weekly price rise since October Fuel prices in the United States on average were just a penny higher at $2.25 per gallon, ending consecutive price declines that had occurred since October....
20:51, 04/28/2019

Brittany Force wins Top Fuel final at Baytown Brittany Force won the Top Fuel final in the Mopar Express Lane NHRA SpringNationals and John Force Racing teammate Robert Hight topped the Funny Car field        ...
21:17, 04/28/2019

Angry Venezuelans wait hours for fuel as shortages worsen Angry drivers queued for hours in towns across Venezuela on Friday as fuel shortages worsened in the South American nation following a plunge in gasoline imports and a stoppage at the nation's second-largest oil refinery....
04:51, 05/18/2019

AI voice assistants fuel sexist gender stereotypes: UN study Hey Siri, is this sexist? A new study from the United Nations says that female AI assistants reinforce harmful gender stereotypes. Apple’s Siri, Google’s Google Assistant, Microsoft’s Cortana and Amazon’s Alexa all come with f...
07:17, 05/23/2019

Bosch teams up with PowerCell to bring down the cost of fuel cells Enlarge / A fuel cell stack is displayed during the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, Nevada, on Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018. (credit: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg via Getty Images) On Monday, automotive parts supplier Bosch announced t...
11:51, 05/02/2019

Activists demand end of Shell, fossil fuel at shareholder meeting A group of environmental activists tried to disrupt Royal Dutch Shell's annual shareholder meeting on Tuesday, calling for this year's gathering to be the company's last....
19:34, 05/21/2019

Abandoned at sea: the cargo crew adrift without wages, fuel or supplies More than 4,000 people are believed to be stranded on abandoned boats in seas and oceans across the world. When companies run in to financial trouble they can leave whole crews drifting at sea with no visas, wages or supplies. Karen McVeigh and Andy ...
05:00, 05/20/2019

Salinas tops Top Fuel qualifying at NHRA 4-Wide Nationals Mike Salinas took the No. 1 qualifying spot in Top Fuel at the NGK Spark Plugs NHRA Four-Wide Nationals. Salinas had a zMAX Dragway-record time of 3.687 seconds at 327.43 mph Friday night        ...
21:17, 04/28/2019

How Corporate Delusions of Automation Fuel the Cruelty of Uber and Lyft As drivers around the world went on strike just days before Uber’s IPO, they shared harrowing stories of being overworked and underpaid, subjected to a frustratingly opaque payment system, and even sleeping in their cars in order to save enough money...
18:00, 05/09/2019

RPT-U.S. refiners' 2020 plans could shift as heavy fuel becomes expensive U.S. refiners had a plan for 2020: use their complex operations to maximize profits by making products that would comply with new international laws capping sulfur content in shipping fuels....
11:17, 05/11/2019

'CSR Racing 2', "Empires & Puzzles" fuel Zynga's bookings, shares rise Zynga Inc on Wednesday forecast bookings above Wall Street expectations after beating first-quarter estimates, powered by demand for its games such as "CSR Racing 2", as well as acquired franchises like "Empires & Puzzles"....
07:00, 05/02/2019

Fuel Prices Slashed Today, Check Petrol, Diesel Rates Here As per the daily dynamic pricing regime, domestic fuel prices depend on international fuel prices on a 15-day average, besides the value of the rupee....
13:34, 05/05/2019

Many Marijuana Users Turn to the Drug for a Surprising Reason: Workout Fuel Most Americans don’t get anywhere near enough exercise — for all kinds of reasons. Some researchers have wondered whether a rise in the use of marijuana is one of them. “The stereotype is the kid on the couch eating Doritos, not bei...
00:17, 05/08/2019

Barclays Bank fossil fuel funding protests to spread worldwide Labour group Momentum joins activists to target branches in Germany, US and CanadaA UK-based campaign to pressure Barclays to stop its multibillion pound funding of fossil fuel corporations is spreading to countries around the world.In the civil diso...
14:00, 05/07/2019

Cambridge University agrees to explore fossil fuel divestment plan Ex-archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams welcomes plans for fully costed proposals The former archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams has welcomed an “urgent change” by Cambridge University, after it agreed to provide fully costed plans setting out...
14:00, 05/07/2019

Fuel for thought: black market in petrol in Togo and Benin – in pictures For thousands of people in Benin and Togo, the illegal trade in fuel looted from oil-rich Nigeria offers a lifeline. The human impact of this lucrative dealing has been documented by Spanish photographer Antonio Aragón Renuncio, whose series on the s...
19:00, 05/09/2019

Venezuelan soldiers oversee fuel rationing in some towns amid shortages Soldiers oversaw rationing of gasoline at service stations in several parts of Venezuela on Sunday as worsening fuel shortages forced angry drivers to wait for hours to fill their tanks, prompting protests in some areas....
01:17, 05/20/2019

Pennyslvania sues maker of OxyContin, 'jet fuel' of America's opioid crisis Lawsuit is the first against Purdue Pharma to allege in detail a prolific and calculated scheme of pushing drugs on prescribers Dr Jeffrey Bado received his first sales visit from a Purdue Pharma representative in September 2005. In the next five yea...
05:34, 05/15/2019

Coming marine fuel standard will disrupt markets for 1-5 years: BCG study The marine industry's January 2020 shift to using very low sulfur fuel oil (VLSFO) to power ships worldwide will launch a one- to five-year disruption in oil and refined products markets, according to a study released Thursday by Boston Consulting Gr...
06:51, 05/16/2019

Report: Female-sounding voice assistants fuel gender bias AI-powered voice assistants from Google, Amazon, Apple, and others could be perpetuating harmful gender biases, according to a recent UN report. The report, titled “I’d blush if I could” — Siri’s response to provocative queries or flirtatious stateme...
07:00, 05/22/2019

Soldiers oversee fuel rationing in some Venezuelan towns amid shortages Soldiers oversaw rationing of gasoline at service stations in several parts of Venezuela on Sunday as worsening fuel shortages forced angry drivers to wait for hours to fill their tanks, prompting protests in some areas....
20:51, 05/19/2019

In coal we trust: Australia's voters back PM Morrison's faith in fossil fuel Australia's re-elected Prime Minister Scott Morrison once brandished a lump of coal in parliament, crying, "This is coal - don't be afraid!" His surprise win in what some dubbed the 'climate election' may have stunned the country, but voters should k...
10:34, 05/19/2019

In coal we trust: Australian voters back PM Morrison's faith in fossil fuel Australia's re-elected Prime Minister Scott Morrison once brandished a lump of coal in parliament, crying, "This is coal - don't be afraid!" His surprise win in what some dubbed the 'climate election' may have stunned the country, but voters should k...
11:51, 05/20/2019

Ilhan Omar comments fuel push for Jewish Caucus on Capitol Hill Minnesota Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar’s inflammatory comments about Israel have fueled a new push for the formal establishment of a bipartisan Jewish Caucus for lawmakers on Capitol Hill....
17:00, 05/03/2019

How Students Convinced Beto O'Rourke to Stop Taking Fossil Fuel Money The transformation of Beto O’Rourke into a legit climate change candidate took another turn on Wednesday night when he announced he was pledging to turn away donations from fossil fuel executives.Read more......
03:34, 05/03/2019

Viewing media coverage of traumatic events may fuel long-term distress When a violent world event occurs, you may want to find out as much about it as possible. But exposure to media coverage may cause long-term anxiety and stress...
18:51, 04/28/2019

Macron's efforts to appease Yellow Vest protesters could fuel another rift in Europe President Emmanuel Macron's promise of new tax cuts in France could create further tension between Italy's anti-establishment government and the European Union, analysts told CNBC....
11:25, 04/30/2019

Indian Consumers Face Post-Election Fuel Price Shock, Economy Could Be Hit Surging global oil prices will pose a first big challenge to India's new government, whoever wins an election now under way, especially as domestic prices have been allowed to lag, meaning consumers......
10:51, 04/29/2019

Bosch signs pact with Sweden's Powercell to mass produce fuel cells German auto supplier Bosch on Monday said it had reached a licensing agreement with Powercell Sweden AB to jointly mass produce hydrogen fuel cells for electrifying heavy-duty commercial vehicles....
12:00, 04/29/2019

Director promises live-action ‘Sonic’ movie won’t still be nightmare fuel when it’s released Ahead of its release in November, we got our first look this week at the live-action Sonic the Hedgehog movie thanks to a trailer that dropped on Tuesday. A trailer that promptly sent fans of the beloved Sega character into an uproar over how not-cut...
23:34, 05/03/2019

Help Wanted: Celtics’ Rebuild Unexpectedly Continues After one of the most disappointing regular season campaigns in recent history, the Boston Celtics head into an off-season with more questions than answers....
23:17, 05/10/2019

SAS grounds more flights as pilot strike continues Scandinavian airline SAS canceled hundreds of flights scheduled for Sunday as a pilot strike entered its second day, disrupting the travel plans of tens of thousands of passengers....
18:17, 04/28/2019

U.S. Military Intervention in Venezuela ‘Possible’ as Turmoil Continues The U.S. secretary of state Mike Pompeo has said military intervention in Venezuela “is possible,” to support opposition leader Juan Guaidó’s attempts at an uprising against Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro’s governm...
22:00, 05/01/2019

F&I continues to be a sweet spot for biggest dealers The finance and insurance department likely will continue to be a sweet spot for dealers, even as vehicles become more expensive and the market softens....
11:34, 05/13/2019

PACC’s name-your-price adoption sale continues through May 31 TUCSON – The bond between a person and their pet is priceless, but there is typically a cost when one would like to add a furry friend to their family. Luckily this month, people looking to adopt a four-legged companion can set it. Through May ...
03:34, 05/07/2019

Monster Hunter Cosplay Continues To Kick Ass I had to do a triple take on this piece of Monster Hunter cosplay, first to see that it wasn’t some $600 Japanese statue, then to see it wasn’t some ultra hi-res PC screenshot....
05:51, 05/07/2019

Bodexpress continues race after throwing jockey Bodexpress threw John Velazquez off at the gate and finished the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course without a jockey.        ...
04:00, 05/19/2019

Flooding continues in Ontario cottage country Ontario cottage country continues to grapple with flooding as water levels begin to decline and stabilize in the Bracebridge area and rise in the Muskoka Lakes region....
20:17, 05/03/2019

Tucson Police say K9 continues to recover after being stabbed twice TUCSON – A Tucson Police K9 continues to recover after being stabbed twice by an armed robbery suspect earlier this month. Tucson Police K9 said Monday that Blitz had “his drain tube removed and is home resting,” mentioning that he is also “eager” to...
01:00, 05/21/2019

Stocks' Climb Continues as Inflation Remains Just Right U.S. stocks are hitting records again after a monthslong drought, powered by fresh signs that the domestic economy is perking up without spurring a jump in inflation....
18:51, 04/28/2019

Flights between U.S. and Venezuela suspended as unrest continues In a letter to the Transportation Department requesting the halt, the Department of Homeland Security said "conditions in Venezuela threaten the safety and security of passengers, aircraft, and crew travelling to or from that country."...
21:00, 05/15/2019

Salpointe baseball continues winning in playoffs TUCSON – The Salpointe High School baseball team continues to cruise through the winner’s bracket of the 4A state playoffs.  They knocked off Vista Grande 3-2 at Amphi High School to advance to the championship of the winner’s brack...
14:00, 05/02/2019

LanzaTech aims to fuel jets and make consumer goods from recycled carbon pollution LanzaTech has proved it can transform greenhouse gas emissions into fuels and chemicals. Now the company is trying to bring its clean tech to the masses....
21:17, 05/16/2019

Exclusive: Tanker unloads Iranian fuel oil at China port after near five-month trek - data A tanker carrying Iranian fuel oil in violation of U.S. sanctions has unloaded the cargo into storage tanks near the Chinese city of Zhoushan, according to ship tracking data on Refinitiv Eikon....
07:17, 05/16/2019

The Latest: Andretti’s tough weekend continues in IndyCar GP INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Latest on the IndyCar Grand Prix at Indianapolis Motor Speedway (all times local): 4:30 p.m. Michael Andretti’s tough weekend got even more challenging in the first quarter of Saturday’s IndyCar Grand Prix. Alexand...
23:00, 05/11/2019

Turkish Lira Continues to Fall Despite Backdoor Tightening The Turkish lira continued to slide after the central bank temporarily tightened monetary policy in an attempt to make it harder for investors to bet against the currency....
02:00, 05/10/2019

How anti-vaccine messaging continues to spread online Misinformation surrounding the safety of vaccines is not new, but social media helps it spread more widely than ever, which can lead to dangerous consequences....
14:17, 05/21/2019

Wall Street’s Slump Continues Over Trade War Concerns The sell-off has been driven by a sudden shift in tone surrounding the trade talks between the world’s two largest economies, China and the United States....
00:17, 05/09/2019

Tefere Gebre Is Going Back to Work at the AFL-CIO, But the Drama Continues Sources tell us that AFL-CIO executive vice president Tefere Gebre, who had been suspended by AFL-CIO president Richard Trumka in a controversial workplace dispute, has been reinstated to his job. But the fallout from the remarkable battle atop the h...
00:00, 05/07/2019

The Latest: California car chase ends; standoff continues DOWNEY, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a car chase that ended with a shootout (all times local): 4:25 p.m. A standoff continues near Los Angeles after a car chase ended with a rolling shootout with pursuing police. The Toyota Prius led Downey police on ...
01:34, 05/11/2019

BTCC 2019: Jordan continues BMW's strong form Jordan led home Turkington in race two BMW 3 Series driver bounces back from Donington Park accident with double victory at Thruxton Andrew Jordan continued the strong start to the season for the new BMW 3 Series with a double victory in the Kwik ...
02:17, 05/20/2019

New York sex cult trial continues with daughter of a former leader The daughter of a former leader of an alleged New York sex cult is set to testify on Friday at the trial of its founder, who is accused of forcing women into sex, urging them to starve themselves and having some branded with his initials....
15:00, 05/17/2019

Armenian court releases ex-president as trial continues YEREVAN, Armenia (AP) — A court in Armenia has freed the country’s former president from jail as his trial continues on charges connected to a deadly police crackdown on a demonstration a decade ago. The decision Saturday to release Robert Koch...
18:00, 05/18/2019

PGA Championship: Tiger misses cut, Koepka continues domination SportsPulse: If you weren't watching Tiger Woods on Friday at the PGA Championship you didn't miss much. As for Brooks Koepka, he continued his historic domination.        ...
02:51, 05/18/2019

SIT To Probe Man's Killing In Jammu Town, Curfew Continues For Third Day A five-member special investigation team (SIT) was constituted on Saturday to probe the death of a man in firing at Jammu and Kashmir's Bhaderwah Valley which triggered violent protests, forcing......
01:34, 05/19/2019

Marshall continues to impress with new retro portable speakers Marshall, the headphone company and not the loudspeaker company of the same vintage, today announced two new portable speakers. Like the company’s previous offerings, these speaks ooze a retro vibe. The two new speakers, the Stockwell II and Tu...
17:17, 05/06/2019

Pochettino defiant as poor Tottenham form continues "Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino remained defiant despite his side preparing for their Champions League semi-final second leg against Ajax Amsterdam in disjointed fashion as they had two men sent off in a 1-0 defeat by Bournemouth."...
19:00, 05/04/2019

Lightstone continues to snag properties along Harlem River Lightstone is gobbling up more of the Bronx waterfront along the Harlem River between East 138th and East 145th streets, where it will soon be able to develop 2 million square feet around an upcoming city park. The new contract is for a warehouse and...
12:34, 05/02/2019

Alphabet continues to spend hundreds of millions on 'other bets' The year is looking bright for Google. Despite being slapped with a $1.7 billion fine by the European Commission for its "abusive" advertising prices last month, the company still made a a ton of money in the first quarter of 2019. It didn't mak...
23:00, 04/29/2019

What does ERP have to do with Making Tax Digital? If you’re a business owner or are involved in finance, you’ll undoubtedly have heard of Making Tax Digital (MTD). For anyone who’s unsure, MTD is a government initiative that aims to digitise tax administration to make it more ef...
16:34, 05/08/2019

Digital Cold War Here’s one vision of the future: In half the world, driverless cars built by Baidu and connected by Huawei’s 5G wireless service carry residents who shop online with Alibaba and post selfies with WeChat. In the other half, those activities are domina...
14:51, 05/17/2019

Pilot blames lightning strike, full fuel tanks for fiery Moscow landing that killed 41 The Aeroflot captain who landed a fiery Superjet 100 says a lightning strike and full fuel tanks may have led to the inferno that killed 41 people.        ...
16:00, 05/06/2019

Jamie Chadwick continues dominance to win inaugural W Series opener • 20 year-old masters slick conditions at Hockenheim• Briton aims to push on to ‘top levels of motor sport’Spirits undampened by the barrage of cold wind and rain battering the Hockenheim ring, there was delight for Britain’s Jamie Chadwick, who won ...
05:34, 05/05/2019

Trump continues broadside against Mueller probe in latest tweetstorm ​President Trump continued to rail at special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation on Sunday claiming that the “Witch Hunt” should never be allowed to happen to another commander-in-chief. ​”Think of it. I became President o...
18:51, 05/12/2019

Trump continues to flip Manhattan federal courts conservative President Trump may get the chance to turn the federal courts in Manhattan conservative. Last week, he added two more judges to the 13-judge US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit — making the balance seven liberals to six conservatives. Soon, he...
06:51, 05/13/2019

Pak Continues To Back Anti-India Terrorist Groups, Says US Think-Tank Pakistan continues to sponsor terror outfits that launched deadly attacks in India because Islamabad has "paid no price for its perfidy", a prominent think-tank expert has told American lawmakers....
09:34, 05/04/2019

Real Madrid loses at Rayo as poor away form continues Real Madrid continued to struggle in away matches under coach Zinedine Zidane with a 1-0 defeat to second-to-last Rayo Vallecano in the Spanish league on Sunday        ...
23:34, 04/28/2019

Nadal loses to Tsitsipas in Madrid as clay slump continues MADRID (AP) — Rafael Nadal’s slump on clay continued with a 6-4, 2-6, 6-3 loss to ninth-ranked Stefanos Tsitsipas of Greece in the semifinals of the Madrid Open on Saturday. It was the third straight semifinal elimination for Nadal, adding to h...
01:34, 05/12/2019

Edelen Concedes Dem Gov Races As Adkins, Beshear Fight Continues LOUISVILLE, Ky. (LEX 18) — Adam Edelen conceded his race Tuesday evening to become the Democratic standard-bearer in the race for governor as the fight continued between Rocky Adkins and Andy Beshear. Edelen told LEX 18 earlier Tuesday that he ...
03:17, 05/22/2019

Coach Otero’s historic run with Tucson High softball continues TUCSON – Longtime Desert View High School softball coach Bert Otero came out of retirement to lead Tucson High to the 6A playoffs.   The Pima County Sports Hall of Famer notched his 600th career win earlier in the season and now has Tucson High...
13:51, 05/07/2019

Ransomware attack on Baltimore continues to hold the city hostage Earlier this month, hackers successfully deployed a piece of ransomware that, for about two weeks now, has effectively shut down a range of key public services in the city of Baltimore. All told, the ransomware in question has locked down approximate...
03:17, 05/23/2019

John Wick continues to be unstoppable, will return for another sequel in 2021 John Wick just beat the Avengers—or at least The Avengers in italics, because his movie made more money than their movie this weekend and there’s no way he could actually beat the actual Avengers—but he’s not going to that peaceful ending just yet. A...
10:17, 05/21/2019

Preakness field, already minus Derby winner, continues to shrink The field for the May 18 Preakness Stakes, already minus the winner and disqualified first-place finisher from the Kentucky Derby, continues to shrink....
12:51, 05/09/2019

Birth control goes digital (KPRC) Family planning and birth control are going digital. A study from Georgetown University shows one popular family planning app – DOT – is about 95%, effective which is almost the same as the pill. Other popular apps include Flo, Glo...
11:00, 05/17/2019

Sri Lanka dawdles in digital Its local banks have invested heavily in technology, but many customers still prefer the old-fashioned ways: paper ledgers and physical tellers. And while the country’s fintech industry is filled with promise, it remains stuck in first gear....
06:34, 04/29/2019

Is It Faster to Ask a Digital Assistant or Just Do It Yourself? The Amazon Echo and Google Home have all sorts of abilities. But is asking them something out loud actually faster than doing it yourself?...
15:34, 04/30/2019

Bayer stock continues rout after $2 billion award in Roundup trial Shares in Bayer fell as much as 5 percent on Tuesday after a jury awarded more than $2 billion to a California couple in the largest U.S. jury verdict against the company over allegations its Roundup weed killer causes cancer....
12:34, 05/14/2019

‘Grow a set of nuts’: Tyson Fury continues feud with Anthony Joshua • Fury tells world champion to prove himself in ring• Mancunian faces Germany’s Tom Schwarz in JuneTyson Fury has told Anthony Joshua to “grow a set of nuts” and urged his fellow British heavyweight to do his talking in the ring.While there remains l...
02:00, 05/14/2019

Epic’s store continues to absorb PC gaming exclusives large and small Enlarge / Breakpoint is the first Ubsioft game in recent memory to never be made available on Steam. Gamers hoping to stick with Steam and avoid Epic's major effort to compete in PC game distribution will have to ignore two more major upcoming PC ...
21:00, 05/13/2019

Slack is loss-making but revenue continues to grow, filing shows The owner of popular workplace instant messaging app Slack made public strong year-on-year growth numbers on Friday, and an annual loss of $140.7 million, as it filed formally for its long-awaited market debut....
18:34, 04/28/2019

Amazon continues to dominate a market in which Apple grows more irrelevant by the quarter At this point, it should come as no big surprise that the thriving global smart speaker market had yet another stellar quarter. After all, we're talking about an industry expected to surpass both tablets and wearable bands in terms of its worldwide i...
15:00, 05/21/2019

Apple Watch Continues to Lead Global Smartwatch Shipments: Counterpoint Led by Apple Watch, global smartwatch shipments grew at 48 percent year-on-year (YoY) in the first quarter of 2019, Counterpoint Research said on Friday....
10:17, 05/03/2019

Folau furore continues as team-mate Tupou declares, "You might as well sack us all" "The trial of Israel Folau is threatening to drive a wedge through the Australia rugby squad in a World Cup year, with prop Taniela Tupou saying all Pacific Islanders \"might as well\" be sacked for their Christian beliefs."...
17:17, 05/01/2019

Apple sets sights on services as iPhone revenue continues to fall Enlarge (credit: Andrew / Flickr) Today, Apple shared its fiscal second-quarter results with shareholders. After a tumultuous first quarter that saw CEO Tim Cook revise the company's guidance weeks before the earnings report was made public, invest...
15:17, 05/02/2019

Schools close in water-soaked Houston as serious flooding continues for 20 million The Houston fire department urged motorists Friday to stay off the roads to avoid more flash flooding from a storm system lingering in the western Gulf of Mexico.        ...
09:00, 05/11/2019

Game of Thrones Continues to Tease Mad Queen Daenerys in New Episode 5 Photos Warning: This post contains spoilers for Game of Thrones season 8. With just two episodes to go before Game of Thrones‘ eighth and final season comes to a close, it seems like the show is gearing up to turn Daenerys Targaryen into the Mad Queen...
05:17, 05/09/2019

Mom Terrified as Search Continues for Missing 4-Year-Old Maleah Davis of Houston As a desperate search continues for 4-year-old Maleah Davis, her mother says she’s terrified for her child, who recently underwent brain surgery and requires medical care....
07:51, 05/07/2019

Digital license plates now in 3 states, with more on the way New digital license plate technology started in the San Francisco Bay Area with tech-savvy vehicle owners who wanted the convenience of over-the-air registration updates and don't mind spending an extra $500 to $800....
19:17, 05/16/2019

I don’t! Why a digital wedding startup will never work To grasp how the modern technology economy is changing us psychologically, just look at those cases where it’s failedHave you heard about the hot new startups disrupting the wedding industry? Actually, you probably haven’t – because as US website Vox...
18:00, 05/01/2019

Gannett Set to Win Proxy Fight With Digital First Gannett is poised to retain control of its entire board in a proxy fight with a hedge-fund-backed rival that made a hostile bid for the USA Today owner....
05:34, 05/16/2019

One month later, $249 All-Digital Xbox One S still seems unsustainable Psht, who needs 'em? (credit: Squirmelia) It has been about a month since Microsoft announced its disc-drive-free, "All Digital" Xbox One S. At the time, we pointed out that the system's $249.99 MSRP was unsustainably high given the fact that stand...
03:51, 05/15/2019

Disc-less Xbox One S: everything you need to know about the all digital console As digital downloads and online streaming has changed how we consume film, TV, entertainment and games, it's no huge surprise that Microsoft has launched its first disc-less console. Thanks to plenty of rumors, we knew that a disc-less vers...
22:34, 05/13/2019

Facebook's Future As a Digital Graveyard It’s not a wild notion for Facebook adoption to dramatically slow down over time. And while a certain board member may be hellbent on cheating death, our own mortality is even more inevitable than Facebook’s decline. Researchers are now looking at th...
21:34, 04/29/2019

Cortana could soon be the best digital assistant – with a little help from friends Opening up access to Cortana to third-party hardware, and Windows 10 to competing services like Amazon’s Alexa, seemed like the death knell for Microsoft’s digital assistant at the time. After its Build 2019 conference in Seattle, Washi...
02:51, 05/07/2019

Make Sure Your Mom Never Forgets What You Look Like With This $104 Digital Frame Mother’s Day is on Sunday, which means there isn’t a ton of time left to shop. If you’ve been stumped on what to get your mom, picture frames are always nice, but a little boring. Why not buy her a digital frame, so she doesn’t have to choose which c...
20:17, 05/06/2019

Xbox One does away with discs in new $249 All-Digital Edition Discs! What are they good for? Well, they’re nice if you don’t want to be tied to an online-only ecosystem. But if you don’t mind that, Microsoft’s latest Xbox One S “All-Digital Edition” might be for you. With no...
20:17, 04/28/2019

The Fight Over a Landmark Digital Privacy Law Wednesday: A conversation with State Senator Hannah-Beth Jackson. Also: California sues the Trump administration again; and a Randy’s Donuts expansion....
23:00, 05/22/2019

Samsung and Mastercard team up on Digital ID Mobile shopping could be set for a major security boost following a new partnership between Mastercard and Samsung.The card provider has announced it will be working with the smartphone giant to help develop and push out a new digital identity securi...
20:00, 05/22/2019

Looking at the bigger picture of Making Tax Digital April 1st saw the introduction of Making Tax Digital (MTD), a scheme aimed at bringing manual VAT return processes for UK businesses up to date with more modern process. In the first instance, the scheme applies only to UK businesses with an annual, ...
14:51, 05/02/2019

Voynich manuscript mystery continues as experts question whether 'alien' code has really been cracked Controversy is swirling around a 15th-century manuscript described as the “world’s most mysterious text” that has long baffled experts but was reportedly recently decoded by a researcher in the U.K....
02:00, 05/21/2019

Hunt for bodies continues as Cypriot police conduct investigation into serial killer The Cypriot police chief briefed experts from Scotland Yard on the investigation into the killings of seven foreign women and girls.        ...
12:00, 05/01/2019

Russell Wilson Buys Mom a House, Loves Ciara and Continues to Dunk on Future I’m convinced that Russell Wilson is not human. I don’t watch football, but I do watch SportsCenter and at this point, I’m waiting for the Seattle Seahawks quarterback video clip that shows him getting sacked and all of his computer wires getting exp...
01:00, 05/14/2019

Joshua Jackson continues his domestic drama beat by joining cast of Little Fires Everywhere Except for a sci-fi detour with Fringe, Joshua Jackson’s TV series thus far have been based in domestic drama. (See: the troubled, angsty teens of Dawson’s Creek as well as the troubled, unfaithful adults of The Affair.) Continuing along that vein, H...
23:17, 05/20/2019

'Grave consequences' await if new deadly escalation of violence in Gaza continues - top UN official The United Nations Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process, Nickolay Mladenov, is “deeply concerned by yet another dangerous escalation in Gaza and the tragic loss of life”. According to news reports, approximately 200 rockets were fire...
22:34, 05/04/2019

Dame time: Blazers' Damian Lillard continues to beat the odds Doubters don't bother Damian Lillard. They motivate him, fuel his hunger to prove them wrong. Now he enters the second round as confident as ever.        ...
09:34, 04/29/2019

Oregon Teachers Stage Mass Walkout as Teacher Revolt Continues to Spread Teachers strikes and walkouts continued to sweep the country this week, as Oregon teachers took personal days off school on Wednesday to protest at six sites across the state, according to CNN. Though the walkout was not technically a strike, 600 sch...
16:34, 05/09/2019

Executive turnover at Kraft Heinz continues as chief marketing officer departs Kraft Heinz announced last month its long-time CEO, Bernardo Hees is stepping down on June 30 and will be replaced by former Ab InBev CMO, Miguel Patricio....
19:51, 05/04/2019

Kentucky dad offers reward for missing toddler as search continues: ‘I’m starting to think we can’t find him’ A Kentucky father said on Tuesday that he is offering a reward to anyone who returns his missing son as the race to find the child intensified after being suspended Monday night....
18:17, 05/15/2019

Deutsche Telekom declines comment on Huawei reports; vendor review continues Deutsche Telekom declined to comment on reports that some Western companies were reducing their exposure to Huawei after the Chinese company was blacklisted in Washington, but said a network vendor review was continuing....
15:51, 05/20/2019

These Are The Star Wars Digital Comic Discounts You're Looking For May the Fourth might be seven parsecs behind us at this point, but that doesn’t mean the Star Wars deals have all become force ghosts. For a limited time, Amazon’s taking 67% off the usual prices of over 250 digital Star Wars comics, including excell...
23:17, 05/11/2019

These are the top five trends shaping the future of digital health BIIThe healthcare industry is in a state of disruption. Digital solutions are becoming a necessary part of the new global standard of care for patients and regulation is being fast-tracked to catch up to digital health innovation. These rapid changes...
16:34, 05/01/2019

Facebook, Twitter and the Digital Disinformation Mess The kind of disinformation now known as fake news has tainted public discourse for centuries, even millennia. But it’s been amplified in our digital age as a weapon of fearmongers, mob-baiters and election-meddlers that can widen social fissures, und...
00:34, 05/19/2019

Avengers: Endgame's New Asgard Is Way More Digital Than You Realized The best visual effects are the ones you don’t even know are there. In a film like Avengers: Endgame, it’s fairly obvious something like the Hulk is a digital effect. The final battle, of course, is largely put together using VFX as well. But you pro...
22:51, 05/15/2019

Digital game sales data just got a little less opaque (credit: Aurich Lawson / Getty) Longtime readers may recall that we used to pay close attention to the monthly drops of US game and console sales information provided by the industry analysts at the NPD Group. We've stopped covering those reports a...
16:51, 05/02/2019

Britons having less sex and digital life may be to blame – study Research finds drop in sexual activity steepest for married and cohabiting couplesSex is on the decline in Britain, particularly among married and cohabiting couples, according to a major study that suggests the increasingly busy lives we lead and di...
01:00, 05/08/2019

Opinion: By appointing Grant Hill to board, NCAA continues to ignore appearance of conflict NCAA named Grant Hill one of five new independent directors to Board of Governors, but his role as a TV analyst raises possible conflict issues.        ...
06:17, 05/02/2019

Champions League Madness Continues As Tottenham Gut Ajax With Last Minute Game-Winning Goal In the most amazing soccer comeback in the history of the world, or at least since yesterday, Tottenham pulled off a stunning come-from-behind win over Ajax today to advance to the Champions League final....
03:17, 05/09/2019

Criminal sentencing of former JP Morgan Chase metals trader delayed as federal probe continues His sentencing has been postponed twice, suggesting he is continuing to cooperate with prosecutors in their investigation. No one else has been charged....
15:51, 05/03/2019

Laptop, wifi, wanderlust: the rise of the digital nomad From copywriters to computer programmers, people with online-based jobs are seizing the chance to take their work on their travelsI dismissed the idea at first. Over a picnic in south London’s Brockwell Park last May my friend Tom asked whether I had...
20:00, 05/11/2019

Indigenous community going digital to protect ancestral lands ISLA JOVAI TEJU, Paraguay – Rumilda Fernández’s indigenous community has long tended its ancestral lands in Paraguay, marking boundaries with an ancient system of names for trees and streams. Now, squeezed by deforestation and farming, the comm...
01:51, 05/21/2019

Korg is working on a new DIY digital synth, no soldering required When it comes to tiny synthesizers, Teenage Engineering's Pocket Operators immediately come to mind. Korg may give the company more competition later this year though, and it may take a more DIY approach to do so. At Superbooth 2019 last week, K...
06:34, 05/14/2019

Digital love: does Netflix have an unhealthy robot sex obsession? From VR sexcapades in Maniac to amorous AI in Osmosis, the streaming service keeps bombarding us with disturbing tech hookups. Enough!Netflix, the biggest streaming service in the world, cordially invites you to jerk off to your computer. Take a look...
16:17, 05/01/2019

Elaine Kasket: ‘There is no digital rule book for grief’ The counselling psychologist and author of All the Ghosts in the Machine discusses one of the most contentious issues of our ageElaine Kasket is a counselling psychologist based in London. Her first book, All the Ghosts in the Machine: Illusions of I...
16:00, 05/01/2019

Wandering the quiet digital halls of Habbo hotel "I'm Unicorn_farts and welcome to your official Habbo Intelligence Agency Training Session!" I was in a strange room filled with black couches, ebony walls and various elevators trapped behind glass gates. It would have felt like a bank or g...
16:51, 05/13/2019

Airbnb should be regarded as digital service provider, ECJ advised Legal opinion welcome by company facing French calls for greater regulationAirbnb has taken a step closer to avoiding onerous national regulations after an adviser to the European court of justice said the company should be regarded as a digital serv...
19:00, 05/01/2019

Czech finance ministry plans 7 pct rate for new digital tax The Czech Finance Ministry said on Tuesday it was finalising a plan to tax global internet giants and will submit a proposal by the end of May for a 7 percent rate....
15:34, 04/30/2019

Digital Conversation with Dia Davidson Mayor Linda Gorton (LEX 18)– Getting counted in the Federal Census is something done nationwide every 10 years! And, in 2020 the census report will be sent to every home in America. While many complete the form, there are others who don’t … for a variety of reaso...
02:34, 05/16/2019

The Humble VW Golf Is Getting an Audi-Style Digital Dash Buried deep in the midst of Volkswagen’s annual shareholder meeting document are our first teasers at what the 2020 Golf 8's interior will look like ahead of its official release this October—and it’s a hell of a lot different than what we’re use...
19:17, 05/15/2019

Digital billboard catches fire in Times Square NEW YORK (AP) — Firefighters have responded to the scene of digital billboard on fire in Times Square. Flames stated to shoot out of the LED billboard just after 3 p.m. Saturday. The Fire Department says no injuries have been reported and there was n...
03:17, 05/19/2019

We’ve been missing a big part of game industry’s digital revolution Enlarge / Data! Pew-pew! (credit: Aurich / Getty / Konami) Fig. 1: A year ago, NPD thought US game market revenue had been pretty flat. Now, the tracking firm realizes the market has been growing consi...
16:51, 05/02/2019

Administration wants to allow debt collectors digital free rein This digital-first approach has alarmed consumer advocates who worry that the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau could give an industry known for high-pressure tactics a new way to violate consumers’ privacy....
04:34, 05/08/2019

Digital camera sees around corners by guessing what's lurking behind An algorithm allows digital cameras to photograph objects hidden around a wall by interpreting subtle patterns of light that reflect on the floor or walls...
16:17, 05/17/2019

California Today: The Fight Over a Landmark Digital Privacy Law Wednesday: A conversation with State Senator Hannah-Beth Jackson. Also: California sues the Trump administration again; and a Randy’s Donuts expansion....
04:34, 05/23/2019

Western Digital fiscal Q3 clocked by inventory writedown The storage provider said it expects demand for storage to improve a bit for the rest of 2019. In the meantime, Western Digital is restructuring costs....
00:51, 04/30/2019

Digital news anchors coming to local TV channels Abu Dhabi Media (ADM) has signed a deal with the Chinese search engine Sogou to develop AI-driven news anchors- a digital version of a regular anchor, in Arabic and English for its channels.The agreement was signed by Ali Bin Tamim, Director General ...
00:34, 04/29/2019

A parent's guide to raising a good digital citizen "Do you know what you're looking at?" I ask my five-year-old and seven-year-old when we're on the iPad. "Yeah, yeah," they grumble as they swipe and tap during their 10-minute dip into deviceland. While we peruse pictures of dinosaurs or e...
19:51, 05/09/2019

The Checkup: Is ‘Digital Addiction’ a Real Threat to Kids? Think of screens as something to handle in moderation, like food, rather than something without any healthy place in our lives, like heroin, experts say....
13:51, 05/20/2019

Inside the Hybrid Digital-Analog Lives of Children For our kids, the digital world is as much their native environment as the physical world. It's up to parents to help them thrive in this often mystifying existence....
20:34, 05/20/2019

Ontario cottage country continues flood recovery efforts ahead of Victoria Day long weekend Several Muskoka municipalities that grappled with flooding emergencies over the past few weeks are continuing their recovery efforts as cottagers flock to the district for the Victoria Day long weekend....
08:34, 05/18/2019

Venezuela’s needs ‘significant and growing’ UN humanitarian chief warns Security Council, as ‘unparalleled’ exodus continues Over a month after two competing resolutions on Venezuela failed to pass, the UN Security Council met on Wednesday to discuss the “very real humanitarian problem” facing the country, where close to seven million people are in dire need of aid, and so...
18:34, 04/28/2019

With a New Collection for Superfit Hero, ‘Running Fat Chef’ Latoya Shauntay Snell Continues to Redefine Fitness When we chose marathoner and food-and-fitness blogger Latoya Shauntay Snell—or the Running Fat Chef, as she calls herself—to be one of the first writers featured on The Glow Up (we featured her on Day Two!), it’s because we knew hers was a voice that...
16:00, 05/15/2019

Google's Pixel phones are being slowed down by their Digital Wellbeing feature App developers and big tech companies alike have responded to growing concerns of smartphone addiction with an array of usage-tracking services that are intended to curb a user’s bad habits.Google’s Digital Wellbeing service is one such...
06:00, 05/13/2019

Taliban fighters double as reporters to wage Afghan digital war Zabihullah Mujahid, the Taliban's chief spokesman and editor-in-chief of the insurgent group's daily news bulletin, starts every day by collecting reports of overnight fighting with U.S. and Afghan forces....
04:51, 05/11/2019

One Country's Uber-Convenient, Incredibly Invasive Digital ID System Residents of Estonia use their digital identities to vote, fill prescriptions and start businesses. Proponents say the system solves one of the internet’s thorniest issues, but cybersecurity and privacy advocates have raised concerns....
18:00, 05/09/2019

Google Pixel 3 performance issues could be caused by Digital Wellbeing Google Pixel phones have the reputation of offering buttery-smooth performance, courtesy of stock Android. The third generation of Pixel phones, however, has received mixed responses in this regard, with many people complaining of inconsistent perfor...
10:51, 05/08/2019

The future of voice recognition: meet your AI-controlled 'digital twin' This is a re-published article that we've picked as one of our favorites of the last year from our suite of TechRadar Originals.Speech is a much more natural way of interacting with devices than poking at buttons and screens, and its popularity ...
14:17, 05/12/2019

UPDATE 1-Czech finance ministry plans 7 pct rate for new digital tax The Czech Finance Ministry said on Tuesday it was finalising a plan to tax global internet giants and would submit a proposal by the end of May for a 7 percent rate....
15:34, 04/30/2019

Condé Nast bets big on video, orders 175 digital pilots Condé Nast said it has more than 175 new digital pilots in production for the 2019-20 season including 50 returning video series as Pamela Drucker Mann, chief revenue officer, led the pitch to potential advertisers Tuesday. It was the first NewFront ...
13:00, 05/02/2019

Paraguayan indigenous community goes digital to protect ancestral lands Rumilda Fernández's indigenous community has long tended its ancestral lands in Paraguay, marking boundaries with an ancient system of names for trees and streams. Now, squeezed by deforestation and farming, the community is going digital to defend i...
14:34, 05/20/2019

Review: Super-hot board game Terraforming Mars goes digital Enlarge (credit: Asmodee Digital) Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming coverage at cardboard.arstechnica.com. Terraforming Mars is one of the most popular heavy strategy games of th...
01:51, 05/03/2019

A natural selection: Evolution evolves from board game to digital app Enlarge Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming coverage at cardboard.arstechnica.com. North Star Games has been developing the app version of its popular board game Evolution (read o...
01:51, 05/03/2019

Microsoft wants to help business users to build their own customized digital assistants Microsoft's evolving 'conversational AI' strategy looks to be a key focus at Build 2019. And Cortana is still part of that strategy, though in a more business-centric way....
20:51, 04/29/2019

Altice USA buys digital news network Cheddar for $200M Altice USA is snapping up Cheddar, the millennial-focused live streaming-video news company, for $200 million. Cheddar CEO Jon Steinberg, a former president of BuzzFeed, will now become head of Altice News, which will include Cheddar’s offerings on c...
13:00, 05/02/2019

ObjectiveEd is building a better digital curriculum for vision-impaired kids Children with vision impairments struggle to get a solid K-12 education for a lot of reasons — so the more tools their teachers have to impart basic skills and concepts, the better. ObjectiveEd is a startup that aims to empower teachers and kids with...
01:51, 05/17/2019

Czech finance ministry plans 7 percent rate for new digital tax The Czech Finance Ministry said on Tuesday it was finalizing a plan to tax global internet giants and would submit a proposal by the end of May for a 7 percent rate....
18:51, 04/30/2019

In Gannett Proxy Fight, ISS Adviser Backs One Digital First Nominee Digital First Media, the hedge fund-backed media company pushing Gannett to sell itself, picked up some support as it seeks board seats at the USA Today publisher in a proxy vote this month....
16:17, 05/02/2019

Jill Biden Adds Fuel to Joe Biden’s Anita Hill Fire by Saying ‘It’s Time to Move On’ Jill Biden, wife of Democratic presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden, stirred controversy Tuesday when she opined “It’s time to move on” from questions dogging Joe Biden about his treatment of Anita Hill during the 1991 Senate co...
04:17, 05/08/2019

Facebook starts remodeling Messenger into the world's 'digital living room' At F8, Facebook debuts some of the intimate yet robust sharing experiences that will put Messenger at the center of Facebook's more privacy-focused future....
23:34, 04/30/2019

Neil Young book chronicles fight to improve digital music Music legend Neil Young has spent several years trying (and failing) to push high-resolution music to the masses. A new book by Young tells the story of how the Canadian songwriter set out to develop Pono, his $400 portable digital music player that....
08:17, 05/07/2019

German finance minister expects OECD deal on digital tax in 2020 German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz said on Friday he expected the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) will agree a minimum level of taxation for digital companies such as Amazon, Google and Facebook by mid-2020....
00:51, 05/18/2019

Digital Civil War review: a stark call to save American democracy Peter Daou blames media and the political establishment for failing to combat dishonesty, hypocrisy … and TrumpVoltaire warned that “those who can make you believe absurdities can make you commit atrocities”. In his new book, Peter Dau offers copious...
09:34, 05/19/2019

Digital voice assistants entrench gender biases, report finds Unesco says female-voiced tech often gives submissive responses to queriesAssigning female genders to digital assistants such as Apple’s Siri and Amazon’s Alexa is helping entrench harmful gender biases, according to a UN agency.Research released by ...
01:51, 05/22/2019

Privacy Advocates Demand That the FTC Investigate Amazon's Digital Assistant for Kids Last year, Amazon released a cute little children’s version of its digital assistant, and just like the flagship product it is modeled after, it may also be a pretty powerful surveillance machine.Read more......
19:00, 05/09/2019

Daisy Group combines channel businesses into Digital Wholesale Solutions The Daisy Group has completed a major restructure of its channel business, combining three units into a single enlarged division it claims can serve all of partner’s digital infrastructure needs.The new unit, called Digital Wholesale Solutions...
22:51, 05/01/2019

Updates to the Privacy Act coming as feds announce promised digital charter Innovation Minister Navdeep Bains says the federal government will look to update the Privacy Act as part of an effort to build greater trust in the digital world....
03:00, 05/22/2019

Appian and UiPath join forces to drive digital automation in the enterprise Appian and UiPath have announced a new technology alliance aimed at driving fast and high-impact digital automation for enterprises.The partnership between the two companies includes a no-code integration between Appian and UiPath which is now availa...
09:17, 05/15/2019

Hitting the Books: Your personal data makes the digital world go round Welcome to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring the internet for the most interesting, thought provoking books on science and technology we can find...
23:00, 05/18/2019

After "Cloud Cover", PM Modi Fact-Checked On "1987 Digital Camera" Claim Prime Minister Narendra Modi has provided more Twitter gold with his comments during a television interview on Saturday. First, he shared that he had suggested, with his "raw wisdom", that the Balakot......
10:34, 05/13/2019

Online church: Ministries use VR, apps to deliver digital services and virtual baptisms Tech in church goes beyond live streaming. Imagine a service that takes you inside of Jesus' tomb via virtual reality or app-based Sunday services.        ...
17:51, 05/02/2019

Are robots sexist? UN report shows gender bias in talking digital tech Why do most voice assistants have female names, and why do they have submissive personalities? The answer, says a new report released on Friday by UNESCO, the UN’s Education, Science and Culture agency, is that there are hardly any women working in t...
22:17, 05/17/2019

Building the Brexit party: how Nigel Farage copied Italy's digital populists The former Ukip leader forged an alliance with the Five Star Movement just as they bulldozed Italian politics using a tightly controlled digital operation. And now he’s putting their techniques to work in Britain. By Darren LoucaidesOne day in Januar...
08:34, 05/21/2019

Exclusive: Banks to invest around $50 million in digital cash settlement project - sources Several of the world's largest banks are in the process of investing around $50 million to create a digital cash system using blockchain technology to settle financial transactions, according to people familiar with the plans....
02:00, 05/17/2019

The digital farming revolution will cost workers their power, dignity, and possibly their jobs There’s a lot of talk about digital technology and smart cities, but what about smart farms? Many of us still have a romantic view of farmers surveying rolling hills and farm kids cuddling calves, but our food in Canada increasingly comes from indust...
17:00, 04/30/2019

SuperData: Mortal Kombat 11 and Fortnite help digital game sales hit $8.8 billion in April NetherRealm's latest fighter continues to break new records. While console spending is up overall, PC is down 4% despite the success of free-to-play games.Read More...
21:17, 05/22/2019

The Payment Industry Ecosystem: The trend towards digital payments and key players moving markets Business Insider Intelligence This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence. Current subscribers can read the report here. The digitization of daily life is making phones and connected devices the preferred payment tools f...
22:34, 05/15/2019

Crossing the digital picket line? Uber and Lyft offer discounts as drivers strike Drivers are shutting off apps in protest across more than a dozen US cities as Uber prepares to go publicUber and Lyft are offering riders and drivers discounts and incentives to use the app on Wednesday as drivers seeking better wages strike across ...
22:51, 05/08/2019

Global private banking debate: Trust, scale and security key factors in a digital world Meeting the needs of high net-worth families is more challenging and fascinating than ever. Private banks are investing in new forms of digital communication, catering to clients’ philanthropic demands, boosting fee transparency and finding ways to a...
18:17, 04/28/2019

Trudeau announces ‘digital charter,’ tells social media companies to fight fake news or be fined Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said social platforms were "failing their users" on Thursday, while speaking at the Viva Technology conference in Paris....
05:00, 05/17/2019

US jobs report: April continues growth as 263,000 jobs added Economy has now added jobs every month for 103 months in a row as wages rose an annual rate of 3.2%The US economy added 263,000 jobs in April, continuing an unprecedented run of jobs growth as the unemployment rate fell to 3.6%, a near 50-year low.Th...
14:51, 05/03/2019

Ada Hegerberg left out of Norway's World Cup squad as Ballon d'Or winner continues international exile Norway have been unable to convince Ada Hegerberg to end her self-imposed exile from international football after announcing their squad to compete at the 2019 Women's World Cup in France, which did not include the Ballon d'Or winner....
14:00, 05/02/2019

In tech-driven 21st century, achieving global development goals requires closing digital gender divide Bridging the ‘gender digital divide’ is about more than ensuring that women and girls have basic access to the Internet and cell phones; it means providing training so they have the skills to use information and communications technologies (ICTs) to ...
19:17, 04/28/2019

Royal baby news LIVE: Joy over Archie Harrison's birth continues as royal family prepare visits Joy over the birth of Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor continues almost a week after his birth as members of the royal family prepare to visit Frogmore Cottage....
17:34, 05/11/2019

CBOE ANNOUNCES SOLID SECOND QUARTER 2009 FINANCIAL RESULTS; REVENUES, NET INCOME RISE 12% AND 11%, RESPECTIVELY, AS CBOE CONTINUES TO FUND GROWTH INITIATIVES Chicago, July 30, 2009 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced financial results for the three months and six months ended June 30, 2009. Total revenues for the second quarter of 2009 rose 12 percent to $109.4 million from $97.6 m...
22:00, 05/02/2019

Exclusive: How shows like 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine' are digital hits, even if TV ratings are slim NBC shared new data revealing that for some shows, including 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine' and 'Superstore,' online streaming outpaces traditional TV viewing.        ...
19:34, 04/30/2019

Chipotle earnings top estimates as digital sales double, boosts same-store sales outlook Chipotle Mexican Grill on Wednesday reported earnings and revenue that beat analysts' expectations after doubling its digital sales during the quarter....
22:17, 04/28/2019

Amazon's Profit More Than Doubles Amazon.com notched a fourth straight record profit as it tamed costs, but its quarterly revenue growth shrank to its lowest level in nearly four years....
00:17, 04/29/2019

'I see dead people' on Facebook: What is to become of our digital remains? Facebook members who have died will outnumber the living on the social networking site within 50 years, analysis from Oxford suggests.        ...
22:00, 04/28/2019

THE DIGITAL HEALTH ECOSYSTEM: An in-depth examination of the players and tech trends reshaping the future of healthcare (AAPL, IBM, ANTM, GOOGL, MSFT, AMZN, PFE, GE, MCK, TMUS, WMT, WBA, MRK, CVS) Business Insider IntelligenceThis is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. Current subscribers can read the report here. Until now, healthcare was the only remaining industry ...
22:00, 05/11/2019

GE Swings to Quarterly Profit as It Shrinks General Electric swung to a first quarter profit, reporting stronger cash production than expected. The conglomerate left its full-year expectations unchanged....
14:00, 04/30/2019

Vedanta March Quarter Net Profit Down Over 45% Vedanta Ltd on Tuesday reported a 45.5 per cent drop in fourth-quarter profit compared with the same period a year earlier, when it booked a hefty one-time gain....
13:34, 05/07/2019

Gaming Instagram for fun & profit in expose Social media's credibility took another hit this week with Mueller report, latest Facebook apology and new expose on how easy it is to game Instagram        ...
22:00, 04/28/2019

Brazil's BB Seguridade reports Q1 profit up 11.7 pct Brazil insurance holding company BB Seguridade Participações SA on Monday posted a 11.7 percent rise in first-quarter net income year-on-year, as the firm sold more insurance policies and pension contributions rose....
02:17, 05/07/2019

FCA Q1 profit falls 29% on weaker sales, revenue Fiat Chrysler's adjusted operating profit fell 29 percent in the first quarter as sales slowed in North America and Europe. It still expects adjusted 2019 earnings to total more than 6.7 billion euros, as the Jeep Gladiator pickup and heavy-duty Ram ...
17:17, 05/03/2019

Brazil's state-run Eletrobras Q1 profit soars Brazilian state-controlled power utility Centrais Eletricas Brasileiras SA on Tuesday posted a first-quarter profit almost three times the size of its earnings a year earlier....
14:00, 05/14/2019

Ryanair: Boeing 737 MAX Grounding Will Hurt Profit Ryanair, Europe’s largest budget airline and the region’s largest customer for Boeing’s 737 MAX jets, warned that its profit for this year would be dented by the plane’s global grounding....
10:00, 05/20/2019

GM doubles Q1 net income; operating profit falls GM's first-quarter net income doubled, though operating profit fell 11 percent primarily due to downtime at the company's full-size SUV plant in Texas. GM reported net income of $2.15 billion, up from $1.04 billion in the first quarter of 2018....
19:34, 04/30/2019

UBS posts 27% fall in net profit after a 'very challenging quarter' UBS reported a 27% fall in net profit for its first quarter, compared to the same period the year before, with the Swiss bank citing challenging market conditions....
19:17, 04/28/2019

Maxim turns a profit but revenue is still stumbling It was a case of good news and bad news at Maxim. The magazine of beer and babes turned a profit in 2018, its first since Sardar Biglari took over in 2014. But the mag has not turned the corner for good, unfortunately, as numbers filed with the Secur...
07:17, 05/22/2019

UPDATE 1-Mexican bank Banorte says 1st-qtr profit up by nearly 50 pct Mexico's Grupo Financiero Banorte, the bank with the biggest weight in Mexico's benchmark stock index, posted a first quarter net profit of 9.93 billion pesos ($512 million) on Monday, up 47 percent compared to the same period last year....
06:00, 04/30/2019

Pinterest shares tumble as profit seen elusive Pinterest Inc's shares slumped as much as 17% on Friday after the online scrapbook company's disappointing annual forecast shook investors' faith in its ability to turn in a profit soon....
15:51, 05/17/2019

Israel Chemicals Q1 profit tops estimates Israel Chemicals (ICL) on Tuesday reported a bigger than expected rise in first-quarter net profit, boosted by higher prices for its products, increased sales volume for bromine and cost reductions....
09:17, 05/07/2019

Fox Profit, Revenue Rise in First Quarter Since Spinoff Fox Corp. said its profit rose in its first quarterly earnings since the company’s spinoff from 21st Century Fox, driven by stronger performances in its cable network and broadcast TV segments....
08:51, 05/09/2019

Roku has 29.1 million active users (and no profit) Roku is finding that there are benefits to being the neutral player in the bloodthirsty wars for our hearts, wallets and streaming service subscriptions. The company's most recent financial figures show that it's possible to get ahead even ...
14:34, 05/09/2019

Qualcomm Profit Will Likely Sag, but All Eyes Are on Apple Windfall Analysts expect sliding revenue and profit for Qualcomm, but their focus has shifted to the future after the chip maker settled a long-running legal dispute with Apple in mid-April....
13:17, 05/01/2019

Dana Q1 net profit dips on acquisition outlays Axle and transmission supplier Dana reported its 10th consecutive quarter of record sales but generated lower profits because of the expense of completing recent acquisitions....
05:17, 05/03/2019

Samsung confirms 60 per cent fall in profit Samsung is confident of a turnaround in the second half of 2019 after, as expected, it posted a 60 per cent drop in operating profit for the first quarter.The company had warned investors earlier in the month that results would miss market expectatio...
11:30, 04/30/2019

Police bosses in call to scrap 'digital strip search' after rape victims told to hand over mobile phones Police bosses are calling for the Crown Prosecution Service to scrap controversial consent forms allowing officers to examine the phone data of rape victims....
14:17, 05/05/2019

Nutrien posts profit as potash prices rise Canadian fertilizer maker Nutrien Ltd on Thursday posted a quarterly profit, compared with a year-earlier loss, as it benefited from higher potash prices....
00:51, 05/10/2019

Logitech fourth-quarter profit rises 22 percent Logitech International SA said keyboards and mice for players of multiplayer online games like Fortnite had surged as the peripherals maker on Tuesday reported a 22 percent increase in profit during its fourth quarter....
05:17, 04/30/2019

NCAA to consider allowing student-athletes to profit from names The NCAA is looking at how its rules can be modified to allow college athletes to be compensated for their names, images and likenesses.        ...
07:34, 05/15/2019

ZTE Corp swings to first-quarter profit of 862.6 million yuan China's ZTE Corp reported on Monday a first-quarter profit of 862.6 million yuan ($128.2 million), as expected, up from 276 million yuan in the preceding three months, as it recovered from last year's U.S. sanctions....
15:34, 04/29/2019

Dish quarterly profit misses on pay-TV subscriber losses Dish Network Corp fell short of estimates for quarterly profit on Friday, as the U.S. satellite TV service provider lost higher-than-expected pay-TV subscribers....
12:51, 05/03/2019

Foxconn posts fall in Q1 profit, lagging estimates Taiwan's Foxconn, the world's largest contract manufacturer, reported on Tuesday a bigger fall in quarterly profit than analysts had expected, amid waning demand for electronics from its key customers, including Apple Inc....
14:00, 05/14/2019

Fiat Chrysler Sees 29% Drop in Operating Profit Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV’s operating profit in the first quarter declined 29% as the auto maker posted lower sales globally, including in its key U.S. market....
10:34, 05/04/2019

DowDuPont profit slumps 28%, hit by lower chemical demand Floods in the U.S. Midwest and a sluggish growth in auto and smartphone markets hit prices of its specialty and agricultural chemicals as well as volumes in North America....
23:34, 05/02/2019

After Ghosn scandal, Nissan CEO under pressure as profit sinks Nissan CEO Hiroto Saikawa faces internal strife over whether he is the right executive to fix the automaker, which is on track to announce on Tuesday its lowest annual operating profit in a decade....
11:00, 05/12/2019

Viacom profit beats on lower costs, success of 'What Men Want' Viacom Inc, the owner of MTV, Comedy Central and Nickelodeon, beat quarterly profit estimates on Friday, as costs fell and its Paramount Pictures division gained from the success of its movie "What Men Want", sending its shares up 3.5%....
14:34, 05/10/2019

NCAA to consider modifying rules so athletes can profit off their names INDIANAPOLIS — The NCAA is forming a working group to consider how its rules can be modified to allow college athletes to be compensated for their names, images and likenesses. NCAA President Mark Emmert and the Board of Governors announced Tuesday t...
00:34, 05/15/2019

Carrefour Brasil posts 1st-qtr profit of $112 mln, tops forecasts Brazilian supermarket chain Carrefour Brasil on Thursday reported quarterly net income of 441 million reais ($111.75 million), slightly above market expectations....
00:51, 05/10/2019

Large claims dent Swiss Re first-quarter profit Reinsurer Swiss Re's first-quarter net profit fell 6.1% to $429 million as claims from large losses offset a 5.5% rise in net premiums, it said on Friday....
08:51, 05/03/2019

BMW profit hit by anti-trust case, spending on technology FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — German automaker BMW says its profits fell 74 percent in the first quarter as earnings were hit by a 1.4 billion-euro ($1.6 billion) set-aside for an expected anti-trust penalty from the European Commission and by higher up-...
09:51, 05/07/2019

TMX Group reports 3 percent fall in first-quarter profit TMX Group Ltd, owner of the Toronto Stock Exchange, reported a 3 percent drop in quarterly profit on Thursday, hurt by slower capital formation business....
04:34, 05/10/2019

UPDATE 1-TransCanada profit beats as U.S. pipelines phased in TransCanada Corp beat analysts' estimates for quarterly profit on Friday, as it earned more by phasing into service Columbia Gas pipeline and one of its Columbia Gulf growth projects, as well as moved more volumes at its Canadian Keystone pipeline....
14:34, 05/03/2019

Mastercard beats profit estimates on higher spending Mastercard Inc beat Wall Street's estimates for quarterly profit on Tuesday, as a strong U.S. job market and a boom in online shopping boosted transaction volumes on the company's payment network....
18:17, 04/30/2019

TransCanada Corp reports 14 pct rise in quarterly profit Pipeline operator TransCanada Corp reported a 14 percent rise in first-quarter profit on Friday, as it earned more by phasing into service Columbia Gas pipeline and one of its Columbia Gulf growth projects....
14:34, 05/03/2019

Brazil's Itau Unibanco meets estimates for Q1 profit Brazil's largest private-sector lender Itau Unibanco Holding SA posted a first-quarter recurring profit of 6.87 billion reais ($1.73 billion) on Thursday, up 7.1 percent from the same period one year earlier....
00:51, 05/03/2019

Buffett's Berkshire posts big profit as stocks gain Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Saturday swung to a big quarterly profit, bolstered by gains in its stock investments, and also posted a small increase in operating earnings....
19:34, 05/04/2019

Aptiv Q1 profit slips; 2019 outlook lowered Aptiv's first-quarter profit dropped 22 percent to $240 million on lower revenue, weaker China output, unfavorable currency exchange rates and ongoing r&d outlays, and the electronics supplier lowered its outlook for 2019 sales and adjusted earnings....
22:00, 05/02/2019

BMW profit slides 78% hit by $1.6 billion legal provision, expenses BMW's first-quarter operating profit fell 78 percent to 589 million euros, despite higher deliveries of luxury vehicles, as the carmaker felt the effects of higher investment spending and a 1.4 billion euro ($1.6 billion) legal provision....
12:00, 05/07/2019

Dutch bank ING posts profit dip and misses expectations ING, the largest Dutch financial group, reported a slight drop in first-quarter underlying net profit of 1.12 billion euros ($1.26 billion), narrowly missing analyst expectations of 1.15 billion euros in a Reuters poll....
10:00, 05/02/2019

Commerzbank first-quarter net profit falls on higher tax burden Germany's Commerzbank on Wednesday posted a 54 percent drop in net profit in the first quarter, just weeks after merger talks with rival Deutsche Bank fell apart. It attributed the decline to a higher tax burden....
09:00, 05/08/2019

Lloyds profit flat as it warns on Brexit impact Lloyds Banking Group has reported flat profits for the start of the year as it swallowed £565m in one-off costs and warned Brexit could take a further toll on the UK economy....
09:34, 05/02/2019

Target Posts Higher Comparable Sales, Profit Target posted an increase in comparable sales that was more than expected and reaffirmed that guidance for the fiscal year, sending shares higher in premarket trading....
15:34, 05/22/2019

Siemens posts stronger than expected industrial profit Siemens posted better-than-expected adjusted operating profit from its industrial business during its second quarter as the German industrial giant began separating and spinning off its struggling power and gas business....
09:00, 05/08/2019

U.S. garlic growers profit from trade war as most farmers struggle Unlike millions of other U.S. farmers, garlic growers are profiting from the trade war with China and have cheered President Donald Trump's latest economic attack accordingly....
08:00, 05/21/2019

Carlyle's Profit Rises; Private-Equity Funds Appreciate 5% Private-equity firm Carlyle Group posted a stronger profit in the latest quarter, but profits that could be returned to shareholders fell as the relative recentness of its investments meant fewer fees related to gains on asset sales....
19:34, 05/01/2019

UPDATE 2-Phillips 66 follows rival Valero with a profit beat U.S. refiner Phillips 66 posted a better-than-feared quarterly profit on Tuesday, as higher income from its pipelines and terminals business offset the impact of higher Canadian crude prices on refining....
20:17, 04/30/2019

UPDATE 1-Phillips 66 follows rival Valero with a profit beat U.S. refiner Phillips 66 on Tuesday beat analysts' quarterly profit estimates, becoming the second major refiner to post bullish numbers at a time when investors and analysts had largely expected poor performance due to higher Canadian crude prices....
14:17, 04/30/2019

Lowe's Posts Higher Profit, Trims Outlook Lowe’s lowered its full-year earnings targets as the home-improvement retailer continues to work through operational challenges, such as managing costs and improving inventory. Shares fell premarket....
15:34, 05/22/2019

Jaguar Land Rover posts first profit in 4 quarters Jaguar Land Rover expects cost reductions, led by job cuts, and a turnaround in China, where inventories have been trimmed, to shore up turnaround efforts at Britain’s largest automaker....
18:51, 05/20/2019

Samsung Counts on Better Second Half as First-Quarter Profit Drops Samsung flagged better second-half results after posting a 60 percent drop in first-quarter profit, pointing to higher expected sales of memory chips and smartphones....
09:17, 04/30/2019

Kellogg's Operating Profit Weakens in North America Kellogg said a key profit measurement weakened in North America in its latest quarter as it grappled with higher costs and weaker sales. The food company named a new finance chief....
16:17, 05/02/2019

Bernie Sanders calls for end to for-profit U.S. charter schools Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders is calling for a sweeping overhaul of publicly-funded charter schools, rolling out a plan on Saturday that will put him at odds with some of his opponents and underscore his renewed efforts to win black ...
05:00, 05/18/2019

UPDATE 2-Pandora to cut 1,200 jobs as Q1 profit, sales fall Pandora will lay off another 1,200 workers in Thailand and speed up marketing spending as its new CEO looks to turn around the struggling jewellery maker after another fall in like-for-like quarterly sales....
11:00, 05/07/2019

The answer to Uber's profit challenge? It may lie in its trove of data Over the past two years, Uber Chief Executive Dara Khosrowshahi has used his peace-making and political skills to settle battles with lawmakers and rivals and endear himself to employees who had suffered through a wretched period of corporate scandal...
11:51, 05/09/2019

India’s wealth managers find profit in the provinces The face of wealth management in India is changing, as vast fortunes are made by young digital disruptors and as private banks venture out of the main commercial hubs in search of untapped profit and potential in second-tier cities....
18:17, 04/28/2019

UPDATE 1-U.S. garlic growers profit from trade war as most farmers struggle Unlike millions of other U.S. farmers, garlic growers are profiting from the trade war with China and have cheered President Donald Trump's latest economic attack accordingly....
21:34, 05/21/2019

Judge Tosses $128 Million Award in ‘Bones’ Profit Dispute The ruling was a major victory for Twentieth Century Fox Television, which an arbitrator found had denied the stars and creators of the crime drama millions of dollars....
23:51, 05/03/2019

Kohl’s cuts profit estimates, sending its shares tumbling Kohl’s cut its full-year profit forecast after the department store operator missed Wall Street estimates for quarterly same-store sales and profit, sending its shares down over 10% Tuesday morning. Much like other US retailers, Kohl’s has been bolst...
16:34, 05/21/2019

Lyft elevates GM first-quarter profit, pickups in driver's seat General Motors Co on Tuesday reported a higher-than-expected quarterly profit, lifted by revaluations of shares it holds in ride-hailing company Lyft Inc and France's Peugeot SA....
18:17, 04/30/2019

UPDATE 1-SNC-Lavalin to speed up cost cuts after profit plunges SNC-Lavalin Group Inc on Thursday reported a 73 percent plunge in adjusted quarterly profit and said it would speed up its plans to simplify its operational structure to save costs and improve efficiency....
15:34, 05/02/2019

Samsung Electronics counts on better second half after first-quarter profit drops Samsung Electronics Co Ltd on Tuesday flagged better second-half results after posting a 60 percent drop in first-quarter profit, pointing to higher expected sales of memory chips and smartphones....
05:00, 04/30/2019

DowDuPont profit slumps 28 percent, hit by lower chemical demand DowDuPont Inc reported a 28 percent fall in adjusted quarterly profit on Thursday, as floods in the U.S. midwest and a sluggish growth in auto and smartphone markets hit prices of its specialty and agricultural chemicals as well as volumes in North A...
18:17, 05/02/2019

Wendy's revenue, profit beat on new burgers, higher royalties Wendy's Co reported better-than-expected quarterly revenue and profit on Wednesday, as the U.S. burger chain benefited from higher royalty fees and the launch of its premium burgers that come with avocado, bacon and barbecue chicken....
14:17, 05/08/2019

DBS posts record quarterly profit, powered by lending income DBS Group Holdings Ltd, Southeast Asia's biggest lender, beat market estimates on Monday to post a record quarterly profit, as strong net interest income offset weakness in wealth management, brokerage and investment banking fees....
03:17, 04/29/2019

Berkshire swings to big profit; Buffett laments Kraft Heinz Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Saturday said gains in its stock investments fueled a big first-quarter profit, while improved results from its Geico auto insurer and BNSF railroad units boosted operating results....
17:17, 05/04/2019

Apple's Profit Falls, but Shares Rise on Higher Dividend Apple reported another quarterly decline in profit and revenue, as iPhone sales fell 17%. Shares, though, rose in after-hours trading as the company raised its dividend and said it planned to buy back more stock....
00:34, 05/01/2019

UPDATE 1-MetLife profit beats on robust underwriting, volumes U.S. insurer MetLife Inc beat analysts' estimates for quarterly profit on Wednesday, buoyed by strong underwriting, volume growth, as well as higher investment income....
04:17, 05/02/2019

Taiwan's Foxconn shares drop more than 2% after quarterly profit miss Shares of Foxconn, the world's largest contract manufacturer, dropped more than 2% on Wednesday after the company posted a lower-than-expected quarterly profit....
10:51, 05/15/2019

DBS first-quarter profit rises 8.5 percent on higher net interest income DBS Group Holdings Ltd, Southeast Asia's biggest lender, reported an 8.5 percent rise in quarterly profit on Monday to beat market estimates, powered by a rise in net interest income....
03:00, 04/29/2019

Apollo Global Posts Profit, Plans to Convert to a Corporation Apollo Global Management said it would convert to a corporation from a publicly traded partnership, following peers such as KKR and Blackstone Group. Apollo also reported that its private-equity funds appreciated 4.6% in the first quarter....
17:34, 05/02/2019

Corporations profit off racism. It's time for us to stand up to them | Rashad Robinson We must prevent corporations from writing the exploitation of black and brown labor into the law in permanent inkI am often asked to name the civil rights issue of our time. As the head of one of the country’s largest racial justice organizations, I ...
20:00, 05/16/2019

HSBC Profit Rises Thanks to Retail Banking, Wealth Management HSBC Holdings said its first-quarter net profit rose 33.7% from a year earlier, aided by strong revenue growth from its retail banking and wealth-management businesses....
09:00, 05/03/2019

Insurer NN Group Q1 core profit surges 50%, beats estimates Insurer NN Group on Thursday beat expectations with a 50% surge in first-quarter core profit at 468 million euros ($524.6 million), as the performance of its Dutch life insurance business improved....
15:17, 05/16/2019

Judge tosses $128M damages in ‘Bones’ profit dispute LOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge has overturned a $128 million punitive damages award to the stars and producers of the long-running Fox TV show “Bones” in a dispute over profits. Judge Richard Rico’s order Thursday is a victory for 21st ...
04:00, 05/03/2019

Emirates reports weakest full-year profit in a decade Emirates reported its weakest full-year profit in a decade on Thursday as higher oil prices, a strong dollar and intensifying competition eroded profits at one of the world's largest airlines....
13:51, 05/09/2019

FireEye second-quarter profit, revenue forecast miss estimates FireEye Inc posted a bigger quarterly loss on Tuesday as the cyber security firm's costs rose, and the company forecast revenue and profit for the current quarter below analysts' estimates....
23:00, 04/30/2019

UPDATE 1-XPO profit falls less than expected after Amazon.com reduced business XPO Logistics Inc, one of the world's largest global transport and warehouse companies, reported on Wednesday a smaller-than-expected drop in quarterly profit after it lost $600 million in business from its top customer - widely believed to be Amazon...
04:17, 05/02/2019

Hit with arrest of ex-chair Ghosn, Nissan profit nose-dives TOKYO (AP) — Japanese automaker Nissan, reeling from the arrest of its former chairman, Carlos Ghosn, has seen annual profit nose-dive to less than half of what it earned in the previous year. It’s forecasting even dimmer results going forward....
14:00, 05/14/2019

Amazon pulls in $3.6 billion profit and says it will offer free one-day shipping The company’s lucrative advertising and cloud computing businesses notched the bulk of its profits and helped boost margins even as sales growth slowed....
20:34, 04/28/2019

NCAA to consider allowing athletes to profit from names, image and likeness The NCAA is going to start talking about the idea of updating its rules to compensate college athletes. However, the organization maintains it will not consider any concepts that could be construed as payment for participation in college sports....
17:51, 05/15/2019

Hindustan Unilever's Net Profit Rises 14%, Volume Growth Contracts In Q4 Hindustan Unilever quarterly results: Hindustan Unilever's net profit rose 13.84 per cent year-on-year (Y-o-Y) to Rs 1,538 crore in January-March quarter compared with Rs 1,351 crore during the same......
20:00, 05/03/2019

Credit Agricole's first-quarter net profit fell 11% to 763 million euros French bank Credit Agricole's first quarter net profits fell, as two one-off events offset profitability increases in all its main business lines....
11:17, 05/15/2019

Toshiba reiterates annual profit outlook; LNG risk remains Toshiba Corp reiterated its annual operating profit outlook, predicting a four-fold jump as it reaps the reward of major restructuring last year, even as it works to offload its potentially money-losing U.S. LNG business to maintain momentum....
07:51, 05/13/2019

Allergan raises profit, sales forecasts on Botox boost Allergan Plc reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit on Tuesday and raised its profit and revenue forecasts for the year, fueled by higher sales of its growth driver Botox....
14:00, 05/07/2019

Continental affirms profit guidance as it counts on market upturn Continental expects a market upturn and strict cost discipline to help it achieve its full-year profit guidance, after a downturn in car demand led to a 22 percent profit fall in the first quarter....
15:51, 05/09/2019

Bosch says trade disputes, economic slowdown will hit this year's profit Bosch said earnings rose to $6.2 billion last year, but warned that 2019 sales will stagnate in the face of a slowdown in the global economy and continuing trade disputes....
00:00, 05/10/2019

Tyson Foods expects to profit from hog fever in China, warns it may hit U.S. U.S. meat processor Tyson Foods Inc said on Monday that it could reap significant financial gains from an incurable hog disease that is spreading rapidly across Asia and expected to lift global pork prices....
21:17, 05/06/2019

Broadcaster CME beats Q1 core profit estimates, raises forecasts Central European Media Enterprises (CME) on Tuesday reported a better than expected 7.7 percent rise in first-quarter core profit, leading the broadcaster to lift its full-year outlook....
09:00, 04/30/2019

Honda profit slides on foreign exchange, Europe, incentives Honda reported a 13 decline in full-year operating profit on foreign exchange losses, rising incentives and one-time costs to restructure its European business....
14:51, 05/08/2019

Intel shares fall on modest 3-year profit forecast Intel shares dropped 2.5 percent after executives forecast modest profit growth over the next three years, signaling it is likely to lag chipmaker rivals.Read More...
13:00, 05/09/2019

Superdry issues fresh profit warning as shake-up begins Superdry has issued a fresh profit warning following a bruising battle that saw its management team quit when co-founder Julian Dunkerton won a shareholder vote to return to the business....
09:51, 05/09/2019

SBI Swings To Quarterly Profit From Record Loss A Year Ago: 10 Points State Bank of India (SBI) on Friday swung to profit from a record loss in the corresponding quarter year ago on the back of an improvement in its asset quality. In a regulatory filing, the country's......
14:00, 05/10/2019

Thomson Reuters profit tops Wall Street forecasts Thomson Reuters Corp on Wednesday reported stronger-than-expected quarterly profit, helped by strong demand for information it sells to legal professionals, and reaffirmed its forecast for the rest of this year and 2020....
14:17, 05/08/2019

Albemarle first-quarter profit rises, but lithium sales slip Albemarle Corp, the world's largest producer of lithium used to make electric vehicle batteries, posted a slight rise in quarterly profit on Wednesday as sales of flame retardant chemicals offset a dip in lithium sales....
23:00, 05/08/2019

Samsung Electronics bets on better second-half after first-quarter profit slumps South Korea's Samsung Electronics Co Ltd flagged improved second-half results on expectations of a pick up in memory chip and smartphone sales, after posting its weakest profit in more than two years in the first quarter....
10:51, 04/30/2019

UPDATE 1-Televisa profit falls in 1st-qtr as government cuts ad spending Mexican broadcaster Televisa, the world's biggest producer of Spanish-language content, reported on Monday a 20 percent drop in its first-quarter net profit, battered by the new government's reduced advertising spending....
06:00, 04/30/2019

Hero MotoCorp Falls After Profit Declines In March Quarter Hero MotoCorp shares fell as much as 4.73 per cent on the BSE after its net profit in January-March quarter declined on account of lower sales volumes....
11:23, 04/30/2019

Ferrari tops first-quarter profit forecast, shares surge Italian luxury carmaker Ferrari beat forecasts with a 14 percent rise in first-quarter core earnings, driven by strong sales of its Portofino model and increased shipments in all regions, and stuck to its full-year targets....
14:00, 05/07/2019

AOC and Sanders Are Taking on the Industries That Profit Off Poor People's Misery Bernie Sanders and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez will reportedly introduce new legislation today capping credit card and consumer loan interest rates at 15 percent and also set penalties for companies that violate the law “including a forfeiture of all in...
22:34, 05/09/2019

Mexico's America Movil reports 3.6 percent jump in net profit America Movil, the telecommunications giant of Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim, reported a first-quarter net profit of 19.44 billion pesos ($1 billion) on Monday, up 3.6 percent from the year-ago period and exceeding analysts' expectations....
06:00, 04/30/2019

'LGBT' sandwich causes controversy: 'Using an entire community for publicity and profit' In celebration of Pride festivities in the U.K., Marks and Spencer recently began offering its “LGBT” sandwich — a guacamole-inclusive twist on a BLT — complete with packaging decorated with the colors of the rainbow flag....
17:17, 05/06/2019

UPDATE 1-Mastercard beats profit estimates on higher spending Mastercard Inc beat Wall Street's estimates for quarterly profit on Tuesday, as a strong U.S. job market and a boom in online shopping boosted transaction volumes on the company's payment network....
15:34, 04/30/2019

Symantec CEO to step down in abrupt departure as company warns on profit Symantec Corp's chief executive officer stepped down unexpectedly on Thursday, the same day the antivirus software maker issued a profit warning, sending the shares plunging in after-hours trading....
02:34, 05/10/2019

Samsung Electronics bets on better second half after first quarter profit slumps South Korea's Samsung Electronics Co Ltd flagged improved second-half results on expectations of a pick up in memory chip and smartphone sales, after posting its weakest profit in more than two years in the first quarter....
06:17, 04/30/2019

Brazil's Iguatemi 1st-qtr profit drops even as mall sales pick up Iguatemi Empresa de Shopping Centers SA, one of Brazil's largest mall operators, reported a 4.6 percent drop in quarterly earnings on Tuesday, as improved operational results were eclipsed by higher financial expenses and taxes....
04:00, 05/08/2019

Honda forecasts 6% rise in annual profit on Europe factory revamp Honda Motor forecast a 6% increase in operating profit for the current fiscal year due to cost reduction efforts and a restructuring of its production network in Europe....
20:34, 05/08/2019

Bridgewater warns of peak U.S. profit margins, lower stock prices The major drivers of high U.S. corporate profit margins are unsustainable and "now under threat", which will eventually result in much lower equity prices, Bridgewater Associates, the world's largest......
21:00, 04/28/2019

UPDATE 4-GE profit rises, cash outflow slows, shares jump 10 pct General Electric Co said on Tuesday it generated more profit and lost less cash than expected in the first quarter, suggesting an improving outlook under its new leader and sending its shares up more than 10 percent in premarket trading....
15:34, 04/30/2019

UPDATE 5-Tyson Foods expects to profit from hog fever in China, warns it may hit U.S. Tyson Foods Inc said on Monday that the U.S. meat processing industry could reap significant financial gains from a global shortfall in pork as an incurable hog disease spreads rapidly across Asia....
02:17, 05/07/2019

IATA chief says trade tensions to hit 2019 airline profit outlook The head of global airlines lobby IATA warned on Thursday of lower industry forecasts for 2019, triggered by increasing trade tensions and higher costs....
15:51, 05/17/2019

AIG profit beats on strong underwriting, lower costs; shares up 6 percent Insurer American International Group Inc reported first-quarter earnings that trounced Wall Street estimates on Monday, as its general insurance business posted its first underwriting profit since the financial crisis....
23:34, 05/06/2019

GoDaddy quarterly profit falls short of estimates as costs still weigh Web hosting company GoDaddy Inc reported first-quarter profit below Wall Street expectations on Thursday, weighed down by persistent rising costs and slower customer growth, sending its shares 6 percent lower in after-hours trading....
00:17, 05/03/2019

Deere Lowers Profit, Equipment-Sales Guidance on Trade Worries Deere lowered its guidance for profit and equipment sales as its farming customers face agriculture headwinds and remain concerned about trade disputes....
17:00, 05/17/2019

Tata Motors Q4 FY2019 Profit Down By 49 Per Cent; JLR Business Shows Improvement Tata Motors consolidated business (including commercial vehicles and Jaguar Land Rover) has recorded a slump of 49 per cent in profits in the last quarter of FY2019. Its net revenue in the same period......
04:17, 05/21/2019

Anthem beats earnings estimates, raises 2019 profit forecast Anthem's first-quarter profit beat Wall Street estimates on Wednesday as it reined in expenses, and the U.S. health insurer raised its earnings forecast for the year....
19:51, 04/28/2019

Credit Suisse posts profit beat following three-year restructuring plan Credit Suisse produced another rise in net profit for the first quarter of 2019, its first period following the completion of its three-year restructuring plan....
19:17, 04/28/2019

BMW quarterly profit tumbles 78 percent, hit by 1.4 billion euro legal provision BMW's first-quarter operating profit fell 78 percent to 589 million euros, despite higher deliveries of luxury vehicles, as the carmaker felt the effects of higher investment spending and a 1.4 billion euro ($1.6 bln) legal provision....
12:34, 05/07/2019

Kohl's chops profit forecast after dismal first quarter, shares slump Kohl's Corp cut its full-year profit forecast and reported lower-than-expected quarterly results as the department store chain sold fewer full-price spring apparel and saw weak demand for home goods, sending its shares down as much as 14%....
23:17, 05/21/2019

UPDATE 1-LendingClub beats profit estimates on higher transaction fees LendingClub Corp beat quarterly profit estimates on Tuesday, boosted by a rise in loan originations that helped the online-loan marketplace earn more in fees from processing transactions....
04:00, 05/08/2019

CVS Health raises full-year profit forecast on Aetna strength CVS Health Corp on Wednesday raised its full-year profit forecast and reported first-quarter earnings that topped Wall Street estimates due to growth in its Aetna health insurance business, and as drug prices fell within its expectations....
17:34, 05/01/2019

CVS Health beats profit estimates, raises full-year forecast CVS Health Corp beat estimates for quarterly earnings on Wednesday and raised its full-year adjusted profit forecast as it benefits from its $69 billion purchase of health insurer Aetna, sending its shares up 5 percent....
15:17, 05/01/2019

UPDATE 1-GM first-quarter profit beats estimate, lifted by pickups, Lyft General Motors Co on Tuesday reported a higher-than-expected quarterly profit, driven mostly by highly lucrative pickup truck sales in the U.S. market and lifted in part by revaluations of shares it holds in ride-hailing company Lyft Inc and Peugeot...
14:17, 04/30/2019

Daimler's Zetsche bows out pledging cost cuts to boost profit Daimler said its target remains to return Mercedes-Benz Cars, which includes the Mercedes brand and Smart, and Mercedes-Benz Vans to a "profitability corridor" of 8 percent to 10 percent by 2021....
14:51, 05/22/2019

UPDATE 3-GE profit rises, cash outflow slows, shares jump 10 pct General Electric Co said on Tuesday first-quarter profit from its continuing operations more than tripled, helped by higher sales in its aviation, oil and gas, and healthcare units, and its shares rose more than 10 percent in premarket trading....
14:17, 04/30/2019

General Motors first-quarter profit rises, beats Wall St estimates General Motors Co on Tuesday reported a higher quarterly net profit, lifted in part by revaluation of shares the company holds in ride-hailing company Lyft Inc and France's Peugeot SA....
14:17, 04/30/2019

Kohl's cuts profit forecast after weak first quarter, shares slump Kohl's Corp cut its full-year profit forecast after the department store operator missed Wall Street estimates for quarterly same-store sales and profit, sending its shares down over 10% Tuesday morning....
16:00, 05/21/2019

Amazon raises stakes for rivals with one-day delivery goal after profit surge Amazon.com Inc plans to deliver packages to members of its loyalty club Prime in just one day, instead of two days, part of a spending ramp-up that may curb near-term profits and will up the ante for retail rivals such as Walmart Inc....
18:34, 04/28/2019

Barclays first-quarter profit tumbles 10% amid tough market conditions Barclays first-quarter profit fell 10% over the first three months of the year, amid challenging market conditions and lingering concerns over Brexit....
19:17, 04/28/2019

Toyota Sees Smaller-Than-Expected Profit Rise In 2019-20, Globally Toyota Motor Corp forecast on Wednesday a 3.3 percent rise in operating profit for the current year due to cost reduction measures and changes to its depreciation methods....
09:17, 05/08/2019

Deutsche Bank posts 67% profit rise after merger talks collapse Deutsche Bank reported stronger-than-anticipated first-quarter net profit on Friday, less than 24 hours after abandoning merger talks with Commerzbank....
19:17, 04/28/2019

Toyota annual profit rises 3% on cost cuts, lower incentives Toyota's operating profit edged up nearly 3 percent in the latest fiscal year on rising sales, tighter cost control and lower incentives in the crucial U.S. market....
12:51, 05/08/2019

Sony flags disappointing profit, scraps targets as gaming slows Sony Corp warned of a sharper-than-expected drop in its annual profit and scrapped some longer-term targets, in a sign a slowdown in its gaming business as its PlayStation 4 console nears the end of its life was beginning to hurt....
18:34, 04/28/2019

Toyota operating profit growth to drop this year on revenue slip Toyota Motor forecast lower growth in operating profit for the current year on an expected drop in revenue and weaker vehicle sales in Japan and North America, underscoring the hard task ahead as it gears up to face a rapidly shifting industry....
09:51, 05/08/2019

Toyota sees slight quarterly profit fall, projects recovery TOKYO (AP) — Japan’s top automaker Toyota is reporting a 4% dip in profit for January-March after vehicle sales fell in North America. Toyota Motor Corp. said Wednesday its quarterly profit was 459.5 billion yen, or $4.2 billion, down from 480....
08:17, 05/08/2019

UPDATE 1-Apache profit misses on lower crude, natural gas prices U.S. oil and gas producer Apache Corp missed analysts' estimates for quarterly profit on Wednesday, as lower crude and natural gas prices offset higher output from the Permian basin in the United States and the UK North Sea....
04:17, 05/02/2019

AIG shares jump as profit beats on strong underwriting and lower costs Insurer AIG reported first-quarter earnings that trounced Wall Street estimates, as its general insurance business posted its first underwriting profit since the financial crisis....
12:00, 05/07/2019

Apple Posts Declines in Profit, Revenue as iPhone Sales Fall 17% Apple reported another quarterly decline in profit and revenue, as iPhone sales fell 17%. Shares, though, rose in after-hours trading as the company raised its dividend and said it planned to buy back more stock....
01:34, 05/01/2019

Nvidia's Profit Plunges, But Gaming Revenue Shows Signs of Revival Nvidia’s profit fell 68% in the latest period, but the decline wasn’t as steep as Wall Street had expected, and the company said its gaming graphics business returned to growth....
00:51, 05/17/2019

UPDATE 2-Symantec CEO to step down in abrupt departure as company warns on profit Symantec Corp's chief executive officer stepped down unexpectedly on Thursday, the same day the antivirus software maker issued a profit warning, sending the shares plunging in after-hours trading....
00:51, 05/10/2019

UPDATE 2-Berkshire swings to big profit; Buffett laments Kraft Heinz Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Saturday said gains in its stock investments fueled a big first-quarter profit, while improved results from its Geico auto insurer and BNSF railroad units boosted operating results....
19:34, 05/04/2019

CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Mastercard beats profit estimates on higher spending Mastercard Inc beat Wall Street's estimates for quarterly profit on Tuesday, as a strong U.S. job market and a boom in online shopping boosted transaction volumes on the company's payment network....
16:34, 04/30/2019

Emirates chief commercial officer resigns after airline's profit dives Emirates Chief Commercial Officer Thierry Antinori has resigned, a spokeswoman said on Sunday, days after the Gulf airline announced its weakest profit in a decade....
14:17, 05/12/2019

Bharti Airtel Net Profit Rises 29% In March Quarter On Exceptional Gain Shares in Bharti Airtel ended 0.54 per cent higher on the National Stock Exchange, outperforming the broader markets which registered their worst day in two weeks....
17:34, 05/06/2019

UPDATE 4-Tyson Foods expects to profit from hog fever in China, warns it may hit U.S. U.S. meat processor Tyson Foods Inc said on Monday that it could reap significant financial gains from an incurable hog disease that is spreading rapidly across Asia and expected to lift global pork prices....
21:51, 05/06/2019

Samsung's Profit Falls Amid Delays for Galaxy Fold Phone Samsung Electronics Co. reported a 57% decline in first-quarter net profit, as the technology giant wrestles with a postponed rollout of its foldable-screen phone and decreased demand for its memory chips....
04:00, 04/30/2019

UPDATE 1-Mexico's America Movil first-quarter profit rises as costs dip America Movil, the telecommunications giant of Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim, reported a first-quarter net profit of 19.44 billion pesos ($1 billion) on Monday, up 3.6 percent from the year-ago period and slightly above analysts' average estimate, ...
06:00, 04/30/2019

Warren Calls Fox News a ‘Hate-for-Profit Racket’ and Refuses an Appearance Senator Elizabeth Warren said she would not participate in a Fox News town hall-style event, but some of her 2020 Democratic rivals have taken up the network’s offer....
18:17, 05/14/2019

UPDATE 4-Air Canada posts surprise profit despite MAX grounding; shares jump Air Canada on Monday reported a surprise quarterly profit that sent shares up more than 5 percent in earlier trading, helped by flying more passengers and its purchase of a loyalty program, despite pressures from the grounding of Boeing's 737 MAX jet...
21:17, 05/06/2019

Aston Martin's profit slides on sales slump, rising investment Aston Martin reported first-quarter earnings fell 35 percent as the automaker boosted spending on new models and sales in the UK and mainland Europe declined....
14:17, 05/15/2019

Mallinckrodt stock swings up 16%, then down, after drugmaker raises 2019 profit outlook Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals rose as much as 16.4% but opened lower after first-quarter earnings beat projections and the company raised its guidance....
19:00, 05/07/2019

Tencent profit tops forecast as fintech and cloud revenues surge Tencent Holdings Ltd posted record quarterly profit on Wednesday, smashing market expectations, as the social media and gaming giant booked a rise in the value of its investments while fintech and cloud revenues helped make up for declines in games....
20:34, 05/15/2019

News Corp posts surprise profit as HarperCollins profits grow Wall Street Journal-owner News Corp reported a surprise quarterly profit on Thursday, driven by strong growth in earnings at its book publishing and subscription video services units....
02:17, 05/10/2019

Democrat Warren rejects town hall on 'hate-for-profit' Fox News Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren on Tuesday said she was refusing an invitation to participate in a town hall organized by Fox News, calling the American cable news network popular with conservatives "a hate-for-profit racket."...
13:34, 05/15/2019

UPDATE 3-Air Canada reports surprise profit despite MAX grounding, shares rise Air Canada on Monday reported a surprise quarterly profit that sent shares up 4 percent in morning trading, helped by flying more passengers and its purchase of a loyalty program, despite rising costs from the global grounding of Boeing's 737 MAX jet...
17:17, 05/06/2019

Singapore lender OCBC beats estimates with 11% rise in first quarter profit Singapore's Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp reported an 11% rise in quarterly profit on Friday that beat market estimates, driven by broad-based growth, while net interest income grew 8% to record levels....
03:51, 05/10/2019

Wirecard sees profit potential of Softbank alliance at up to 273 million euros Wirecard sees the total five-year profit potential from its alliance with Japan's Softbank Group Corp at between 209 million euros and 273 million euros ($235-$307 million), the German payments company said on Friday....
20:17, 05/10/2019

Broadcaster CME lifts 2019 core profit outlook, sees 12-14 pct growth Broadcaster Central European Media Enterprises (CME) raised its 2019 outlook on Tuesday, forecasting its core operating income before depreciation and amortisation (OIBDA) to grow 12-14 percent at constant exchange rates....
15:34, 04/30/2019

UPDATE 2-GM first-quarter profit beats estimate, lifted by pickups, Lyft General Motors Co on Tuesday reported a higher-than-expected quarterly profit, driven mostly by highly lucrative pickup truck sales in the U.S. market and in part by revaluations of shares it holds in ride-hailing company Lyft Inc and Peugeot SA....
15:51, 04/30/2019

Devon Energy raises U.S. oil output forecast, beats profit estimates Devon Energy Corp on Tuesday raised its full-year U.S. oil production forecast after posting a better-than-expected quarterly profit on the back higher output, especially in the Delaware basin....
23:00, 04/30/2019

GE cautious as profit rises, cash burn slows; shares rise General Electric Co said on Tuesday it generated more profit and lost less cash than expected in the first quarter, suggesting an improving outlook under its new leader that sent its shares up more than 5 percent....
18:17, 04/30/2019

DBS posts record profit on lending gains, raises bar for Singapore banks Southeast Asia's biggest lender DBS Group Holdings Ltd beat market estimates to post a record quarterly profit, as strong lending income offset weakness in wealth management, brokerage and investment banking fees....
12:17, 04/29/2019

Samsung operating profit plunges to lowest level since Galaxy Note 7 fiasco Samsung's operating profit plunged 60% in the first quarter, as the South Korean technology company grapples with the delayed launch of its troubled Galaxy Fold phone and waning demand for its memory chips....
17:00, 04/30/2019

Toyota annual profit increases 3 percent on cost cutting, lower incentives Toyota's operating profit edged ahead nearly 3 percent in the latest fiscal year on rising sales, tighter cost control and lower incentives in the crucial U.S. market...
11:51, 05/08/2019

'We'd love tariffs to stay forever': garlic growers profit in Trump's trade war While many farmers suffer through the trade war with China, US garlic growers benefit because they rely on domestic salesUnlike millions of other US farmers, garlic growers are profiting from the trade war with China and have cheered Donald Trump’s l...
01:17, 05/22/2019

Nissan set for weakest profit in 11 years as Ghosn woes, bleak sales weigh Nissan Motor Co forecast a 28% plunge in its annual operating profit, putting it on course for the weakest earnings in 11 years and underscoring its struggle to turn the page after former Chairman Carlos Ghosn was ousted....
15:00, 05/14/2019

Suncor Energy Q1 profit soars 86.3 pct on improved Canadian heavy crude pricing Suncor Energy Inc reported a 86.3 percent rise in first quarter profit on Wednesday, benefiting from improved Canadian heavy crude pricing on the back of Alberta's mandated output cuts....
04:17, 05/02/2019

Tencent Music charges for more content as paying users drive profit beat China's Tencent Music Entertainment Group said it had started charging for more of its content in the first quarter as the popularity of its pay-for-streaming services helped drive up profit....
12:51, 05/14/2019

Lyft sees 'peak losses' this year, says ride hailing has path to profit Ride services company Lyft Inc forecast that its losses would peak this year as it controlled expenses and got more revenue from each customer, posting a $1.1 billion quarterly loss on Tuesday, days ahead of rival Uber's IPO....
04:00, 05/08/2019

UPDATE 1-Devon Energy raises U.S. oil output forecast, beats profit estimates Devon Energy Corp on Tuesday raised its full-year U.S. oil production forecast and beat analysts' estimates for quarterly profit on higher output from its Delaware basin....
23:00, 04/30/2019

UPDATE 1-Israeli chip designer Ceva predicts non-phone upturn after profit dip Israeli chip designer Ceva Inc missed expectations with a drop in quarterly profit on reduced handset royalty revenue but forecast improving returns from other market segments....
17:17, 05/06/2019

GE cautious as profit rises, cash burn slows; shares, bonds rise General Electric Co said on Tuesday it generated more profit and lost less cash than expected in the first quarter, suggesting an improving outlook under its new leader that sent its shares and bonds higher....
19:17, 04/30/2019

Wirecard sees five-year profit potential of Softbank alliance at 209-273 million euros Wirecard sees the total five-year profit potential from its alliance with Softbank Group Corp at between 209 million euros and 273 million euros ($235-$307 million), the German payments company said on Friday....
15:51, 05/10/2019

Merck raises full-year forecasts as vaccines power profit beat Merck & Co Inc reported higher-than-expected first-quarter profit on Tuesday on increased demand for vaccines and cancer immunotherapy Keytruda, and the U.S. drugmaker raised its 2019 earnings and revenue forecasts....
18:17, 04/30/2019

India Uncertainty, Japan Tax Rise To Limit Profit Growth: Suzuki Motor Suzuki Motor Corp anticipates currency volatility, particularly the rupee and euro, to weigh on profit growth, even as it expects overall global vehicle sales to hit record highs....
09:51, 05/10/2019

UPDATE 2-Pfizer posts earnings beat, raises 2019 profit forecast Pfizer Inc on Tuesday beat Wall Street estimates for quarterly profit and slightly raised its earnings forecast for the year, as the largest U.S. drugmaker reined in costs and recorded higher sales of cancer drug Ibrance and pneumonia vaccine Prevnar...
15:34, 04/30/2019

UPDATE 1-Newell Brands' quarterly profit beat expectations on cost savings U.S. consumer goods maker Newell Brands Inc exceeded Wall Street expectations for quarterly adjusted profit on Friday, benefiting from cost savings and higher pricing....
13:51, 05/03/2019

Bajaj Auto Beats Industry Slowdown, Posts 21 Per Cent Growth In Net Profit Bajaj Auto bucked the trend of an overall industry slowdown and posted better than expected results in the fourth quarter of the financial year 2018-19, as well as overall numbers for FY 2019....
18:51, 05/17/2019

Altice Europe's French unit's core operating profit grow 2 pct in Q1 - filing Altice Europe's SFR French unit saw its first-quarter core operating profit grow by 2 percent as the company's expenses fell, according to a regulatory filing issued on Tuesday by the Luxembourg-based direct holding company....
15:34, 04/30/2019

CORRECTED-Rwandan brewer Bralirwa profit lifted by sales of premium beer Rwanda's biggest brewer, Bralirwa Ltd, said on Friday pretax profit rose 33 percent to 10.3 billion Rwandan francs ($11.39 million) in 2018, boosted by sales of its premium brand Mutzig....
12:17, 04/29/2019

UPDATE 1-TMX Group profit tops estimate on strength in global solutions business TMX Group, Canada's biggest stock exchange operator, reported a quarterly profit that topped expectations on Thursday, helped by strength at its derivatives trading and global solutions business....
04:34, 05/10/2019

3M cuts 2019 profit outlook on weak China, shares fall 11 percent Shares of 3M Co fell 11 percent on Thursday after the U.S. manufacturing conglomerate cut its 2019 earnings forecast and said it would lay off 2,000 workers, citing worsening performance in high-growth markets such as China....
05:34, 04/29/2019

Japan's SoftBank set for small profit rise, Vision Fund IPO plans eyed Japan's SoftBank Group Corp is expected to report a small rise in its fourth-quarter profit, while investors look for details on whether the conglomerate plans to monetise its almost $100 billion Vision Fund through an IPO....
02:17, 05/07/2019

UPDATE 1-NYSE-owner ICE beats profit on boost in data services unit Intercontinental Exchange Inc, owner of the New York Stock Exchange, reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit on Thursday, as higher revenue from its data services unit helped offset a softer trading environment....
15:34, 05/02/2019

UPDATE 2-Cigna first-quarter profit beat estimates, raises 2019 forecasts Cigna Corp beat estimates for quarterly profit and raised its 2019 forecasts on Thursday, as the health insurer benefited from its $52 billion acquisition of Express Scripts that allows its customers access to new pharmacy benefits services....
15:34, 05/02/2019

Deutsche Post profit jumps, helped by Chinese supply chain deal Deutsche Post confirmed its profit forecast on Friday after first-quarter earnings jumped 28 percent, boosted by a supply chain partnership in China....
09:51, 05/10/2019

Tencent first quarter profit beats estimates as FinTech trumps mobile gaming Tencent Holdings Ltd booked a 17% profit rise for the three months ended March, and revealed it made more revenue from FinTech and business services than smartphones games for the first time as it bore the brunt of regulatory setbacks in its mainstay...
12:34, 05/15/2019

UPDATE 2-McKesson meets full-year profit estimates, renews partnership with CVS U.S. drug distributor McKesson Corp forecast a full-year profit on Wednesday that matched analysts' estimates, easing some fears over drug pricing pressures and costs of opioid-related litigations....
17:34, 05/08/2019

Walmart revenue, profit jump as online grocery sales provide boost Walmart's revenue and profit jumped as the company reported increased online sales and a strong performance in food, beverage and general merchandise.        ...
15:34, 05/16/2019

DowDuPont profit falls 28 percent on delayed shipments, weak chemical demand DowDuPont Inc posted a 28 percent slump in quarterly profit on Thursday, as floods in the United States delayed seed shipments and demand for its specialized chemicals used by the auto and smartphone industries declined, sending shares down about 6 p...
19:17, 05/02/2019

UPDATE 5-Lyft sees 'peak losses' this year, says ride hailing has path to profit Ride services company Lyft Inc forecast that its losses would peak this year as it controlled expenses and got more revenue from each customer, posting a $1.1 billion quarterly loss on Tuesday, days ahead of rival Uber's IPO....
04:00, 05/08/2019

Stronger spending powers Mastercard profit, revenue beat; shares hit record high Mastercard Inc on Tuesday beat quarterly profit and revenue estimates, as a strong U.S. job market, rising wages and surge in online shopping boosted transaction volumes, sending shares of the world's second largest payments processor to an all-time ...
19:17, 04/30/2019

Pioneer Natural profit beats, takes 'Permian pure play' tag with asset sale Pioneer Natural Resources beat Wall Street estimates for quarterly profit, and said it sold its Eagle Ford and remaining assets in South Texas to become a pure-play Permian basin producer....
15:34, 05/07/2019

UPDATE 1-Gilead to separate Kite cell therapy unit, posts higher profit Gilead Sciences Inc, which hired Roche veteran Daniel O'Day to be its new chief executive, on Thursday said Kite Pharma, the cancer-focused cell therapy company it acquired in 2017, will become a separate business unit....
00:51, 05/03/2019

Singtel posts lowest annual profit in 16 years, citing 'intense' regional competition Singapore Telecommunications on Wednesday posted its smallest annual net profit in 16 years partly due to the intense competition faced by its regional associates in India and Indonesia....
11:17, 05/15/2019

MIDEAST STOCKS-Saudi hit by profit-taking, financials drag major Gulf markets Saudi Arabia's stock market fell on Monday to its lowest point in eight months, hurt by profit-taking in its banks, while most major Middle Eastern markets also slid sharply. The Saudi index was down 1.5 percent, weaken...
17:17, 05/06/2019

UPDATE 5-Thomson Reuters profit tops Wall St forecasts, shares hit all-time high Thomson Reuters Corp on Wednesday reported stronger-than-expected quarterly profit, boosted by demand for information it sells to legal professionals, and reaffirmed its forecast for the rest of this year and 2020....
17:34, 05/08/2019

SoftBank Corp to spend $4 billion to up Yahoo Japan stake, sees profit rising 24 pct Japanese telco SoftBank Corp said on Wednesday it would spend $4 billion to up its stake in Yahoo Japan and turn the internet company into a subsidiary, which would help boost its profit by 24 percent this year....
10:34, 05/08/2019

Tencent books record, estimate-busting first-quarter profit, boosted by investment gains Tencent Holdings Ltd posted record quarterly profit on Wednesday, smashing market expectations, as the social media and gaming giant booked a rise in the value of its investments while fintech and cloud computing make up for declines in games....
14:34, 05/15/2019

Apple supplier Japan Display cannot promise return to profit, bailout worries stay Cash-strapped Japan Display warned it cannot guarantee a return to profit this year as demand for smartphone screens stays weak, and turned in yet another quarterly loss, casting doubt over its proposed bailout deal with a Chinese-Taiwanese group....
13:51, 05/15/2019

UPDATE 1-Sun Life profit misses estimates as wealth sales fall in Canada unit Canadian insurer Sun Life Financial missed estimates for quarterly earnings on Wednesday, as weaker wealth sales hurt its performance in domestic market....
00:51, 05/09/2019