Month: January 2018

Facebook says its users are spending 50 million fewer hours a day on the platform and its shares are diving – Business Insider


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Facebook says its users are spending 50 million fewer hours a day on the platform and its shares are diving
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He continued: “By focusing on meaningful connections, our community and business will be stronger over the long term.” Investors sold Facebook’s stock on the news. In recent after-hours trading, the company’s shares were off $8.98, or 4.8%, to $177.91

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Facebook says its users are spending 50 million fewer hours a day on the platform and its shares are diving – Business Insider


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Facebook says its users are spending 50 million fewer hours a day on the platform and its shares are diving
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He continued: “By focusing on meaningful connections, our community and business will be stronger over the long term.” Investors sold Facebook’s stock on the news. In recent after-hours trading, the company’s shares were off $8.98, or 4.8%, to $177.91

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Fed holds interest rates at Yellen’s last meeting as chair, sees inflation picking up – Business Insider


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Fed holds interest rates at Yellen’s last meeting as chair, sees inflation picking up
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Gains in employment, household spending, and business fixed investment have been solid, and the unemployment rate has stayed low. On a 12-month basis, both overall inflation and inflation for items other than food and energy have continued to run below
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Fed holds interest rates at Yellen’s last meeting as chair, sees inflation picking up – Business Insider


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Fed holds interest rates at Yellen’s last meeting as chair, sees inflation picking up
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Gains in employment, household spending, and business fixed investment have been solid, and the unemployment rate has stayed low. On a 12-month basis, both overall inflation and inflation for items other than food and energy have continued to run below
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The FBI just released a rare public statement warning against releasing the Nunes memo – Business Insider


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The FBI just released a rare public statement warning against releasing the Nunes memo
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An intelligence source with knowledge of the memo told Business Insider on Wednesday that the document contained a host of inaccuracies and if released could negatively affect the bureau’s work. “The only thing [releasing the memo] does is stoke the

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The FBI just released a rare public statement warning against releasing the Nunes memo – Business Insider


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The FBI just released a rare public statement warning against releasing the Nunes memo
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An intelligence source with knowledge of the memo told Business Insider on Wednesday that the document contained a host of inaccuracies and if released could negatively affect the bureau’s work. “The only thing [releasing the memo] does is stoke the

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Trump’s giant $1.5 trillion infrastructure plan looks dead on arrival – Business Insider


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Trump’s giant $1.5 trillion infrastructure plan looks dead on arrival
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“On infrastructure, the president’s message was aspirational, but I am bearish given funding concerns and political headwinds,” Isaac Boltansky, a policy analyst at research firm Compass Point, told Business Insider on Wednesday. Lawmakers from both
Donald Trump correct that small business optimism is at record highPolitiFact

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Trump’s giant $1.5 trillion infrastructure plan looks dead on arrival – Business Insider


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Trump’s giant $1.5 trillion infrastructure plan looks dead on arrival
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“On infrastructure, the president’s message was aspirational, but I am bearish given funding concerns and political headwinds,” Isaac Boltansky, a policy analyst at research firm Compass Point, told Business Insider on Wednesday. Lawmakers from both
Donald Trump correct that small business optimism is at record highPolitiFact

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Former US intelligence chief reveals North Korea’s ‘kryptonite’ — and it could topple Kim Jong Un without a shot – Business Insider


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Former US intelligence chief reveals North Korea’s ‘kryptonite’ — and it could topple Kim Jong Un without a shot
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Blair added: “The objective is to separate the Kim family from its primary support — the secret police, the army, and the propaganda ministry.” Though outside media does get into North Korea and reaches the country’s elites, the US could expand

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Former US intelligence chief reveals North Korea’s ‘kryptonite’ — and it could topple Kim Jong Un without a shot – Business Insider


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Former US intelligence chief reveals North Korea’s ‘kryptonite’ — and it could topple Kim Jong Un without a shot
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Blair added: “The objective is to separate the Kim family from its primary support — the secret police, the army, and the propaganda ministry.” Though outside media does get into North Korea and reaches the country’s elites, the US could expand

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Tackling the Internet’s Central Villain: The Advertising Business – New York Times


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Tackling the Internet’s Central Villain: The Advertising Business
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And if you want to fix much of what ails the internet right now, the ad business would be the perfect perp to handcuff and restrain — and perhaps even reform. Ads are the lifeblood of the internet, the source of funding for just about everything you

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‘MONDAY NIGHT SLAUGHTER’: Legendary investigative journalist Carl Bernstein calls Trump-GOP attacks on the FBI … – Business Insider


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‘MONDAY NIGHT SLAUGHTER’: Legendary investigative journalist Carl Bernstein calls Trump-GOP attacks on the FBI …
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Prominent investigative journalist Carl Bernstein sounded an ominous warning about the Trump administration’s moves to undermine the US Justice Department and the FBI amid the Russia investigation. Bernstein said the US had reached “a turning point” at

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Amazon is Citi’s ‘top pick’ because of its growing advertising business – CNBC


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Amazon is Citi’s ‘top pick’ because of its growing advertising business
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For instance, unlike any other platform — even Google and Facebook — Amazon combines global audience scale and engagement with actual conversion and transactional data,” he wrote. “Any new meaningful competitor could take share from an already
How Amazon’s ad business could threaten Google and FacebookFox News

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Federal judge rules Kushner firm must reveal business partners – The Hill (blog)


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Federal judge rules Kushner firm must reveal business partners
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The ruling could shine a light on how the company has conducted business in the past. The news organizations were already looking into Westminster Management, which is a subsidiary of Kushner Cos., when they filed to suit to gain access to the company
Court Rules Kushner Firm Can’t Keep Business Partners SecretNews On 6

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Trump may have just hit a ‘watershed moment’ that could end in a trade war – Business Insider


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Trump may have just hit a ‘watershed moment’ that could end in a trade war
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The Trump administration will soon have to decide on possible tariffs on steel and aluminum products coming into the US. That decision has far broader implications for US manufacturing, said Michael Zezas, a public policy analyst at Morgan Stanley. “We

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Apple buying Tesla doesn’t sound like a crazy idea anymore — here’s why – Business Insider


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Apple buying Tesla doesn’t sound like a crazy idea anymore — here’s why
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Or the company, which is sitting on a mature iPhone business that mints the profits but could be looking at more severe growth headwinds in coming years, could swing for the fences and get a piece of the multi-trillion global transportation industry

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GE warns 2018 could be even worse than it expected for its embattled power business – CNBC


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GE warns 2018 could be even worse than it expected for its embattled power business
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General Electric warned on Wednesday that 2018 will be another challenging period for GE Power and could shape up to be an even worse year than expected for the embattled business unit. GE’s power unit, which focuses on selling and servicing equipment
GE posts $10 billion loss, sales drop as power weakensFox Business
Securities and Exchange Commission investigates GE’s $6.2B insurance business chargeUSA TODAY

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Apple’s new Business Chat in the upcoming iOS update is a huge deal – CNBC


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Apple’s new Business Chat in the upcoming iOS update is a huge deal
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Users will be able to talk to support, book appointments, buy goods with Apple Pay and more. Todd Haselton | @robotodd. Published 4 Hours Ago Updated 1 Hour Ago CNBC.com. SHARES. Tim Cook. Getty Images. Tim Cook. New features coming this spring with
Here are all the new Animojis coming to your iPhone XBusiness Insider

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