Month: March 2017

A record number of consumers think Trump is positive for business – Yahoo Finance


Yahoo Finance

A record number of consumers think Trump is positive for business
Yahoo Finance
According to the latest University of Michigan survey of consumer sentiment, a record number of consumers mentioned that they’d seen favorable news about the government’s role in business conditions. And as the chart below shows, there have been a few …

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‘We share a strong mutual admiration’: Rand Paul praises Matt Drudge after meeting in Washington – Business Insider


Business Insider

‘We share a strong mutual admiration’: Rand Paul praises Matt Drudge after meeting in Washington
Business Insider
The conservative internet-news mogul Matt Drudge met with Republican Sen. Rand Paul in Washington, DC, earlier this week and praised him as “bold” and “brave.” “Intriguing lunch in hill office of America’s best senator, Rand Paul,” Drudge tweeted on …

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McDonald’s is making a huge change to its burgers that franchisees aren’t going to be happy about – Business Insider


Business Insider

McDonald’s is making a huge change to its burgers that franchisees aren’t going to be happy about
Business Insider
The fast-food chain announced Thursday that its Quarter Pounder burgers would be made with fresh beef instead of frozen beef at most of its restaurants by the middle of next year. McDonald’s has been testing its fresh additive-free burgers that are

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Business can’t afford to wait for Brexit to run its course – CNNMoney


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Business can’t afford to wait for Brexit to run its course
CNNMoney
Low-cost carrier Ryanair (RYAAY) has pivoted its business to focus on other EU markets since the Brexit vote last June. “Britain’s airlines, airports and holidaymakers need a real and early solution for aviation, or risk Britain being cut off from
Ministers and business line up against ‘bonfire’ of EU rulesFinancial Times
The EU cannot survive if it sticks to business as usualCNN
Brexit: What do businesses want from Article 50 talks?BBC News

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Report: The FBI is using the explosive Trump-Russia dossier as a ‘roadmap’ for its investigation – Business Insider


Business Insider

Report: The FBI is using the explosive Trump-Russia dossier as a ‘roadmap’ for its investigation
Business Insider
The FBI is using the explosive but unverified collection of memos detailing allegations of collusion between President Donald Trump’s campaign team and Russia as a “roadmap” for its investigation into Russia’s interference in the 2016 presidential

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Bill O’Reilly apologizes after saying congresswoman had a ‘James Brown wig’ – Business Insider


Business Insider

Bill O’Reilly apologizes after saying congresswoman had a ‘James Brown wig’
Business Insider
Following criticism, Fox News told Business Insider that O’Reilly would address the comments on his show Tuesday evening. For his part, O’Reilly has occasionally gotten in hot water for his comments about the appearance of African-Americans in the past.

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One of Wall Street’s top firms just laid out everything you need to know about the iPhone 8 – Business Insider


Business Insider

One of Wall Street’s top firms just laid out everything you need to know about the iPhone 8
Business Insider
Six months out from the anticipated launch of a redesigned iPhone, Wall Street is trying to get a grip on how big the opportunity for a huge sales boom is for Apple. New analysis from JPMorgan analyst Rod Hall distributed to clients on Monday suggests

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Trump Keeps Focus on Promises, Meets with Business Owners at the White House – Fox Business


Fox Business

Trump Keeps Focus on Promises, Meets with Business Owners at the White House
Fox Business
As one campaign promise gets pushed to the back burner, President Donald Trump hosted a roundtable Monday at the White House to promote economic empowerment for women business owners, moving forward with his pledge to help America’s small …
Ivanka Trump’s new White House position could be an ethical minefieldBusiness Insider

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The Reckoning: Why the Movie Business Is in Big Trouble – Variety


Variety

The Reckoning: Why the Movie Business Is in Big Trouble
Variety
Some industry veterans are unconvinced that the business can pull it off. Structurally, these studios and the agencies and exhibitors that orbit them are too sprawling, too slow-moving, and too entangled in a dizzying web of antiquated business
The reason Hollywood’s studio leadership is in flux: The business model is changingLos Angeles Times
LA Times: Hollywood’s ‘Legacy Movie Business Under Siege’Breitbart News

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Hedge fund traders from a legendary desk at Goldman Sachs have lost billions of dollars – Business Insider


Business Insider

Hedge fund traders from a legendary desk at Goldman Sachs have lost billions of dollars
Business Insider
BOSTON/NEW YORK — Learning to invest on Goldman Sachs’ risk arbitrage desk, made famous by leader Robert Rubin, was once seen as a fast track to fortune. But the band of hedge fund protégés who mastered their trade under the former Wall Street star …

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Analyst predicts the YouTube advertiser boycott will cost Google $750 million – Business Insider


Fortune

Analyst predicts the YouTube advertiser boycott will cost Google $750 million
Business Insider
Google could lose up to $750 million from the advertiser boycott related to ads appearing next to extremist content, according to a note from analysts at Nomura Instinet. According to the note, YouTube, which relies extensively on big brands, would
Expanded safeguards for advertisers – Google BlogGoogle Blog
Google’s YouTube Has Continued Showing Brands’ Ads With Racist and Other Objectionable VideosWall Street Journal
Advertisers demand Google discounts after YouTube backlashFinancial Times

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A self-driving Uber got into an accident in Arizona and flipped onto its side – Business Insider


Business Insider

A self-driving Uber got into an accident in Arizona and flipped onto its side
Business Insider
The Uber SUV was operating in autonomous mode when the accident occurred, Uber confirmed to Business Insider. Uber has halted its self-driving-car pilot in Arizona and is investigating what caused the incident. “We are continuing to look into this
Uber Suspends Self-Driving Car Program After Arizona CrashFox Business

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Critics have it all wrong about the new ‘Mass Effect’ game – Business Insider


Business Insider

Critics have it all wrong about the new ‘Mass Effect’ game
Business Insider
Mass Effect: Andromeda This is Peebee, one of the delightful new characters in “Mass Effect Andromeda.” Bioware / EA. I’m a huge “Mass Effect” fan, and I’ve been looking forward to “Andromeda” for a good five years. Like so many other devotees to the …

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How Apple can silence the haters, crush Google and Microsoft, and build a thousand-year empire – Business Insider


Business Insider

How Apple can silence the haters, crush Google and Microsoft, and build a thousand-year empire
Business Insider
It was only last summer that Apple CEO Tim Cook declared his vision for a company that lasts one thousand years. But Cook’s far-reaching calendar already seems to be in trouble, with an ever-growing list of rivals and weaknesses threatening to

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French Companies Bet on Favorable Post-Election Business Outlook – Bloomberg


Bloomberg

French Companies Bet on Favorable Post-Election Business Outlook
Bloomberg
“A high level of business optimism continues to have a positive influence on firms hiring decisions, and can be attributed to a widespread expectation of pro-business policies after May’s presidential elections.” Manufacturing and services activity in
Markets cautious after crucial US healthcare vote delayed – business liveThe Guardian

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Ruport Murdoch reportedly sold $125 million in Theranos stock for just $1 – Business Insider


Business Insider

Ruport Murdoch reportedly sold $125 million in Theranos stock for just $1
Business Insider
Citing a source familiar with the deal, the Wall Street Journal says the company bought back Murdoch’s shares for just $1. That price tag could potentially allow Murdoch to write off his investment in Theranos as a loss, a move that could let the media

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‘We are at a point where business and politics are inseparable,’ said Box CEO Aaron Levie – CNBC


CNBC

‘We are at a point where business and politics are inseparable,’ said Box CEO Aaron Levie
CNBC
Chief executive officers must speak up to ensure America remains globally competitive, Box CEO Aaron Levie said on “Closing Bell.” “We are at a point where business and politics are inseparable if we’re going to stay competitive and be able to innovate

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