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Google's bid to put its Glasses to work

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 6:30am
The technology giant will give more assistance to Glass users at businesses, where the wearable device has already found some acceptance.
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After the selloff, investors eye cyclicals

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 5:40am
After the tech sector's brutal selloff and this year's strong run for utility and healthcare stocks, investors are now eyeing a shift into "cyclical" names.
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How rest of the world deals with HFT

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 5:35am
'Flash Boys' has caused uproar around the world, but regulators seem to be on the case already with a variety of measures.
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US warns China after renminbi depreciation

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 3:45am
The US has warned Beijing not to go back to manipulating its currency after renminbi depreciation, the Financial Times report.
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‘Flash Boys’ fuels more calls for a tax on trading

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 1:36am
It's not every day that you find a fan club for new taxes, especially among economists and legal experts. The New York Times reports.
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Pent-up demand to boost travel spending

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 12:01am
After more than 100,000 flights were canceled this winter, business travelers are returning to the road.
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Questioning tech’s no-poaching pacts

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 12:00am
A high-stakes negotiation is taking place over accusations that tech firms illegally prevented employees from being hired at rival firms, NYT reports.
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Former SEC chief: Markets don’t need more regulation

Mon, 04/07/2014 - 11:46pm
Despite the furor over whether high-frequency trading is "rigging" markets, more regulations aren't needed, said Harvey Pitt, a former SEC chairman.
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Samsung profit to decline for second straight quarter

Mon, 04/07/2014 - 10:19pm
Samsung Electronics said it is on track to post its second straight quarter of profit decline on slowing smartphone sales growth .
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No parts received yet to fix ignitions: GM dealers

Mon, 04/07/2014 - 8:16pm
A check of more than a dozen General Motors dealerships by NBC News on Monday revealed that no fixing of the vehicle ignition problem has begun.
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Banks given extra time on Volcker compliance

Mon, 04/07/2014 - 7:30pm
The Federal Reserve granted two more years to banks to comply with the Volcker rule
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Citi takes $100M charge, settles claims

Mon, 04/07/2014 - 6:57pm
Citigroup Inc said it would pay $1.12 billion to settle legacy securities and incur a related charge of $100 million in the first quarter.
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This is re-inventing China's innovation

Mon, 04/07/2014 - 6:54pm
It started as something they did in between classes at university. But by the time Sun Zebo and Hu Jiaqi graduated in 2012, it became an obsession.
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Why a momentum bounce could be looming

Mon, 04/07/2014 - 6:39pm
Watch for a dead cat bounce in some former high-flying Internet and biotech names, but any rebound may be short-lived.
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Dennis Gartman: Get out of stocks

Mon, 04/07/2014 - 6:36pm
Dennis Gartman says to get out of stocks and ride out the pullback on the sidelines.
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Cramer goes behind Nasdaq selloff

Mon, 04/07/2014 - 6:25pm
Jim Cramer is worried by the selloff in the Nasdaq.
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Why are recession stocks rallying?

Mon, 04/07/2014 - 6:06pm
In a bad tape, Jim Cramer likes to identify stocks that buck the trend and rally. The stocks that rallied on Monday, however, can seem kind of scary.
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2015 Medicare payments to rise

Mon, 04/07/2014 - 6:01pm
The government says final payments to private health insurers for 2015 private Medicare Advantage plans would rise 0.4 percent.
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US sailors sue Fukushima for $1B

Mon, 04/07/2014 - 5:35pm
US sailors are suing a Tokyo utility that operates the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant, alleging it lied about radiation levels in the area.
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Puerto Rico taps Cleary Gottlieb

Mon, 04/07/2014 - 5:31pm
Puerto Rico's finance arm has hired lawyers at Cleary Gottlieb, The Wall Street Journal reported Monday.
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