Fallout 76, Black Ops 4 Underperform At GameStop – GameSpot

Fallout 76, Black Ops 4 Underperform At GameStop – GameSpot

Two major new releases, Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 and Fallout 76, failed to sell up to expectation at GameStop, the retailer announced today in its latest earnings report. CFO Rob Lloyd said Black Ops 4 was “not as successful as we had hoped.” For Fallout 76, the executive said the game’s review scores […]

Flight landed in KCI with a broken windshield – KCTV Kansas City

Flight landed in KCI with a broken windshield – KCTV Kansas City

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) — A flight from Washington DC makes a landing with a broken windshield. The cracks are visible. That plane’s not flying anymore tonight. It’s certainly unnerving to passengers on that flight. The plane made a safe landing but, is out of service and parked away from the gates at KCI. Southwest […]

Stocks surge on hint of slower rate hikes – ABC News

Stocks surge on hint of slower rate hikes – ABC News

The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 4 p.m. Stocks surged on Wall Street, powering a 600-point gain in the Dow Jones Industrial Average, after the head of the Federal Reserve hinted at slower interest rate increases. The market snapped higher shortly after noon Wednesday after Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell suggested […]

Amazon Creates Distributed Satellite Ground Stations – Hackaday

Amazon Creates Distributed Satellite Ground Stations – Hackaday

Here’s an interesting thought: it’s possible to build a cubesat for perhaps ten thousand dollars, and hitch a ride on a launch for free thanks to a NASA outreach program. Tracking that satellite along its entire orbit would require dozens or hundreds of ground stations, all equipped with antennas and a connection to the Internet. Getting your […]

Wall Street flat as tech gains soothe tariff nerves – Investing.com

Wall Street flat as tech gains soothe tariff nerves – Investing.com

© Reuters. Traders work on the floor of the NYSE in New York By Amy Caren Daniel (Reuters) – U.S. stocks were flat on Tuesday as technology shares recovered from their session lows, helping calm nerves that were triggered by President Donald Trump’s latest tariff threat. Trump said he expected to move ahead with raising […]

Alibaba's Jack Ma is a Communist Party member, China state paper reveals – Reuters

Alibaba's Jack Ma is a Communist Party member, China state paper reveals – Reuters

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Jack Ma, the head of e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd and China’s best-known capitalist, is a Communist Party member, the official Party newspaper said on Monday, debunking a public assumption the billionaire was politically unattached. FILE PHOTO: Alibaba Group co-founder and Executive Chairman Jack Ma attends the World Trade Organization (WTO) […]

Cyber Monday 2018: The Cheapskate's top deals

Cyber Monday 2018: The Cheapskate's top deals

The Bose QuietComfort 25 is a steal at $110. Sarah Tew/CNET Black Friday 2018 is now officially in the rear-view, and that means Cyber Monday is upon us! This post — which actually started a couple weeks ago — has been updated again to reflect the best of the latter, but I’ve also included some […]

Campbell Soup and Third Point Near Deal to Settle Proxy Fight

Campbell Soup and Third Point Near Deal to Settle Proxy Fight

Campbell Soup Co. and Third Point LLC are nearing a settlement that would end their high-profile proxy fight, according to people familiar with the matter, a move that would pre-empt a shareholder vote this week that would be an uphill battle for the activist hedge fund. Campbell is expected to agree to add two new […]

Former Nissan chairperson denies allegations of fraud

Former Nissan chairperson denies allegations of fraud

Carlos Ghosn told investigators that he had no intention of underreporting his remuneration on financial documents. Former Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn. Picture: AFP. JOHANNESBURG – Former Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn has denied allegations of financial misconduct against him following his arrest last week. Ghosn – who has not spoken publicly – […]

Black Friday, Thanksgiving Day foot traffic dips 1 percent from 2017: ShopperTrak

Black Friday, Thanksgiving Day foot traffic dips 1 percent from 2017: ShopperTrak

Foot traffic at malls and stores across the U.S. this past holiday weekend wasn’t as strong as last year, a retail tracking firm said Saturday, while a separate report suggested more consumers opted to shop online. Preliminary data tracking shoppers’ visits to physical stores Thanksgiving Day and Black Friday showed a year-over-year decline of 1 […]