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Finance Is this the Uber wallet? New cobrand card rides in the app
Author: 0 Is this the Uber wallet? New cobrand card rides in the app

You probably weren't expecting Uber to enter into the credit card business, but now it has. Uber Technologies Inc and a unit of Barclays (LON:) plc are teaming up to offer a rewards-enriched credit card in the United States through the ride-service company's mobile phone app.

Author: 0 Cisco and Google partner in effort to boost cloud services

In addition, the hybrid cloud solution will make use of the Google-developed Kubernetes for containerized application management, as well as the API management system that Google acquired with its $625 million purchase of the firm Apigee past year.

Finance NAACP issues travel advisory for American Airlines passengers
Author: 0 NAACP issues travel advisory for American Airlines passengers

On a third flight from Washington, D.C., to Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina, a black man was forced to give up his seat after he "responded to disrespectful and discriminatory comments directed toward him by two unruly white passengers", according to the NAACP.

Finance British pound gains on better-than-expected UK Q3 GDP
Author: 0 British pound gains on better-than-expected UK Q3 GDP

Although a slowdown, this is unlikely to weigh overly on the USA dollar - or on odds of a December rate hike, which now stand at 96.7 per cent on the Fed Funds futures market. In a separate statement, he said he was focused on boosting productivity - arguably Britain's biggest economic problem - in order to create more higher-wage jobs.

Finance Lazard Asset Management LLC Decreases Stake in Texas Instruments Incorporated (TXN)
Author: 0 Lazard Asset Management LLC Decreases Stake in Texas Instruments Incorporated (TXN)

The stock declined 0.41% or $0.39 reaching $95.82 per share. Amer Century Companies Inc has invested 0.26% in Texas Instruments Incorporated (NASDAQ:TXN). Hm Payson Com stated it has 0.23% of its portfolio in Texas Instruments Incorporated (NASDAQ:TXN). If you are accessing this piece of content on another publication, it was stolen and republished in violation of USA & worldwide copyright & trademark legislation.

Finance Amazon's New Plan for Home Deliveries: Hand Over the Keys
Author: 0 Amazon's New Plan for Home Deliveries: Hand Over the Keys

The Amazon Key's Cloud Cam. Smart lock companies like August already offer such systems, while Walmart trialled "straight-to-fridge" grocery deliveries in October, with the help of August locks. The courier won't be authorised to proceed on their next delivery until they've left and locked the door. The owner will get a notification informing about the successful delivery, and a short will also be attached to the message of the complete delivery.

Finance England semi final match shifted to Kolkata
Author: 0 England semi final match shifted to Kolkata

But when we got there the match got shifted to Kolkata . 'Tickets for the match have now SOLD OUT, and both Federation Internationale de Football Association and the LOC are incredibly grateful to every single fan who tried, successfully or not, to purchase a ticket'.

Finance Air passengers to almost double to 7.8 billion in 2036: IATA report
Author: 0 Air passengers to almost double to 7.8 billion in 2036: IATA report

Alexandre de Juniac , IATA's director-general and chief executive, said rising demand for global air connectivity was "fantastic news" for worldwide prosperity. Looking at regional route growth, the Asia-Pacific will be the leader by 2036 with an overall passenger market size of 3.5 billion. Most of these markets are in Africa , including: Sierra Leone, Benin, Mali, Rwanda, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, Senegal, Ethiopia, Ivory Coast, Tanzania, Malawi, Chad, Gambia and Mozambique.

Finance Senate Votes to Overturn CFPB's Arbitration Rule
Author: 0 Senate Votes to Overturn CFPB's Arbitration Rule

Senate banking committee Chairman Mike Crapo blamed the agency for failing to re-examine the rule and develop alternatives. One of the groups, the U.S. "The report by the Treasury Department rehashes industry arguments that were analyzed in depth" he said. "Once again, we're helping the powerful against the powerless", said Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of NY as the Senate neared the vote, sensing the Democrats would lose.

Author: 0 Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) Earns "Hold" Rating from Needham & Company LLC

Analysts See Apple Inc. The stock rose 0.47% or $0.73 reaching $156.9 per share. Fauquier Bankshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:FBSS) has risen 14.29% since October 24, 2016 and is uptrending. Its up 0.14, from 1.04 in 2017Q1. It dived, as 59 investors sold Noble Corporation Ordinary Shares (UK) shares while 72 reduced holdings. 111 funds opened positions while 694 raised stakes.

Finance Graphic Packaging Holding Company (NASDAQ:GPK) To Release Earnings
Author: 0 Graphic Packaging Holding Company (NASDAQ:GPK) To Release Earnings

Before trading, trader, investor or shareholder must have an eye on stock's historical performance. About 464,198 shares traded. Graphic Packaging Holding Company ( GPK ) now has a 14-day Commodity Channel Index (CCI) of 464.86. On 8/1/2016 announced a quarterly dividend of $0.05 1.47% with an ex dividend date of 9/13/2016 which will be payable on 9/15/2016. 28 funds opened positions while 77 raised stakes.

Author: 0 World Polio Day recognized in the City of Oshawa

Gates wrote in his foundation's 2017 annual report, according to CNBC . The Twin Rivers Rotary After Hours club met for World Polio Day, today in Moline. The world is 99.9 per cent polio-free, but the fight to end polio is not over and Rotary Clubs world-wide continue to raise funds to meet the challenge.

Author: 0 HDFC Bank net jumps 20% on higher income, advances

The bank had fresh additions of Rs 2,473 crore of bad loans during the quarter. Other income, meanwhile, rose 24.3 per cent YoY to Rs 3,605.90 crore. Profit before tax for the quarter was up 20.2 percent to Rs 6,341.7 crore. Gross NPAs rose to Rs 2,596.83 crore, against Rs 1,488.85 crore a year ago.

Finance Sears and Whirlpool split ways after 100 years
Author: 0 Sears and Whirlpool split ways after 100 years

Meanwhile, it emerged on Tuesday that retailer Sears Holdings Corp (NASDAQ: SHLD ) is to stop stocking Whirlpool products. Sears said that it would sell off the remainder of its Whirlpool inventory and will only sell its Kenmore products and other brands like LG, Samsung and GE.

Finance Global wine production plummets due to 'extreme weather'
Author: 0 Global wine production plummets due to 'extreme weather'

Production for 2017 was expected to decrease to about 247 million hectolitres, an 8% drop in global wine production. Earlier this month, Thierry Coste of the Copa-Cogenca farmer's union told reporters that this is "the lowest (European) harvest that we have seen since World War II", according to Agence France-Presse .

Author: 0 Kimberly-Clark shares slip after revenue miss

UBS AG restated a neutral rating and set a $119.00 price objective (down from $120.00) on shares of Kimberly-Clark Corporation in a research report on Wednesday, July 26th. 48,114 were accumulated by Nomura. New England & has invested 1.92% in Kimberly Clark Corp (NYSE: KMB ). Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB ), stock is trading $136.21 above the 52-week high and has displayed a high EPS growth of 8.50% in last 5 years.

Finance Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. Q3 Income Rises 151%
Author: 0 Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. Q3 Income Rises 151%

Price T Rowe Assoc Inc Md holds 0.03% of its portfolio in Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc . Over the past week, shares are 0.02%. 99,752 were accumulated by Deutsche State Bank Ag. Chipotle's stock is down 53 percent from the start of 2015, versus the 74 percent jump for McDonald's Corp ( MCD.N ) and the S&P 500's . SPX 25 percent gain.

Finance Kenya police arrest husband for murder of Australian teacher
Author: 0 Kenya police arrest husband for murder of Australian teacher

Ms Maina's lawyer George King'ori said his client received threats from her husband and feared for her safety. The bullet travelled down her body and exited through her back. 'She's a teacher, it is a tragic event and, you know, our prayers, love and condolences go out to her family and loved ones, ' he told 3AW radio host Neil Mitchell.

Author: 0 Amazon extends Prime's two-day shipping perk to businesses

And it is quite likely that Whole Foods' wine-selling business dwarfs that of Amazon Wine . Any new user added to an existing Amazon Business account with Business Prime Shipping will be automatically enrolled in this membership. When it comes to home automation and smart speakers, the retail footprint gives the company an interesting advantage over, say, Google who, instead, must primarily rely on online distribution for its Google Home speaker.

Finance FAA probes second Air Canada landing flub at San Francisco International
Author: 0 FAA probes second Air Canada landing flub at San Francisco International

The landing was uneventful but it seems the Air Canada crew did not reply to radio transmissions nor to a so-called "red-light gun" alert used to communicate with planes when the radio fails. As for this past weekend's incident, the FAA is now investigating. Shortly afterwards, the Air Canada crew was told six times in 36 seconds to abort the landing and "go-around" after concerns that another plane that had arrived just beforehand would still be on the runway.