British property price growth is now at a two-year low. Nationwide revealed in its latest House Price Index that property prices in June fell by 0.2% from the previous month to reach £195,055 ($304,315). In June 2014, house prices stood at £188,903 ($294,751). This means annual house price growth moderated to 3.3% in June, from 4.6% in […]
GoPro Inc (NASDAQ:GPRO) has agreed terms with team group Velon for a new deal that will see its cameras shoot on-bike action footage at the Tour de France. The announcement arrives a day after Amaury Sport Organisation (ASO) said it will deliver real-time live tracking data from team cars and mechanics. A major selling point […]
The BMW i8 is a technological tour de force. It’s a twin-engine plug-in hybrid with show-car looks, supercar performance, and economy-car efficiency. It’s BMW’s vision for what the future may hold for sports cars. Recently, BMW lent Business Insider a white i8, and we took it on a road trip through historic New England.SEE ALSO: BMW’s […]
Microsoft has announced Visual Studio 2015 with the program available for download from July 20. The integrated developing environment program, Microsoft’s Team Foundation Server 2015 and .NET Framework 4.6 will thus also be available from that date. The update crucially comes nine days before the July 29 launch of Windows 10, the company’s new OS […]
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Question: I own a few homes that I rent out. A couple and their 6-year-old son live in one of my two-bedroom homes. Things have been working out great; they are good tenants and have always paid rent on time. However, I just found out that the couple a…
6. David Cameron is still trying to ban encryption.“We must look at all the new media being produced and ensure that, in every case, we are able, in extremes and on the signature of a warrant, to get to the bottom of what is going on,” the British Prime Minister has said.
By Marcy NicholsonNEW YORK (Reuters) – J.M. Smucker Co cut prices for most of its Folgers and Dunkin’ Donuts coffee brands sold in the United States by 6 percent, the biggest U.S. roaster said on Wednesday, partially reversing last year’s price hikes to woo back customers.The company is the first U.S. roaster to cut prices […]
Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) stock has captivated investors again this year with a 20.60% year-to-date return. A tightened spread between the Wall Street consensus target price and the real life stock price suggests upside momentum could be slowing. This can be seen too in the dipping average trading volumes. BidnessEtc looks at why a stock […]
ATHENS, Greece — Contradictory polls are showing that any result is possible in Greece’s upcoming referendum. The “No” campaign against the bailout seemed to be in the lead on Tuesday morning, while another later in the day showed “Yes” narrowly ahead. A Yes vote would mean agreeing to a bailout deal set down by Greece’s […]
As noted earlier today, Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) is acquiring cyber security company OpenDNS in a deal worth $635 million, in order to enhance its security portfolio, a move that has earned the approval of Deutsche Bank analyst Brian Modoff. Mr. Modoff believes Open DNS is a business that could provide returns of more than […]
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HONG KONG (Reuters) – Asian stocks advanced for a third consecutive day and the greenback advanced on Thursday helped by upbeat U.S. economic data though weak Chinese stocks and Greece’s standoff with its creditors capped gains.
Smartphone maker HTC and Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) are working on a new promotional plan to boost sales. Today, the telecom carrier said that under the latest offer, individuals, who purchase the flagship HTC One M9 from Verizon Wireless on contract, will receive Google Play credit worth $100, with a specific time purchase. Individuals can […]
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. job growth likely cooled a bit in June after reaching a five-month high, but still-healthy hiring would suggest the labor market is strong enough to support a September interest rate increase by the Federal Reserve.
India is chock-full of initial public offerings (IPOs) right now. IndiGo, India’s largest air carrier, filed a draft prospectus on Tuesday for an IPO that would include the sale of 30.15 million existing shares worth 12.7 billion rupees, or $199.64 million. In total, the IPO could bring in close to $400 million, according to Reuters. […]
Amid sluggish user growth and ineffective monetization concerns, Dick Costolo resigned as Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) CEO June 11. Since then, the micro-blogging site has tasked its CEO search team with finding a suitable candidate who can provide a turnaround at the struggling California-based company. SunTrust analyst Robert Peck meanwhile has released another research note that […]
Access to Tesla’s Supercharger network is one of the biggest perks to owning a Model S. At a Supercharger, an owner can have their Model S charged up for free in about 30 minutes. And owners can do this for the lifetime of the vehicle. For many, unrestricted access to these stations is a major […]