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Wal-Mart upgrades app to speed up pharmacy refills, money transfers

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 05:01:04 GMT

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. announced an upgrade to its mobile app Tuesday that will allow customers using its pharmacies and money services to skip paperwork and save time waiting in lines by using “express lanes.”(image)

The Wall Street Journal: Robots will be smarter than humans in 30 years, Softbank CEO predicts

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 00:48:23 GMT

Within 30 years, artificial intelligence will be smarter than the human brain.(image)

Snap IPO: Six things to know about Snapchat parent company

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 00:05:04 GMT

Snap filed to go public Thursday and recorded a net loss of $514.6 million in 2016, but high user engagement.(image)

The Wall Street Journal: Uber fires exec for not disclosing his harassment allegations at Google

Mon, 27 Feb 2017 21:59:29 GMT

Uber Technologies Inc. fired a top software engineer for failing to disclose allegations of sexual harassment at his previous employer, Google.(image)

The Wall Street Journal: YouTube viewers watch more than 1 billion hours a day

Mon, 27 Feb 2017 21:46:31 GMT

YouTube viewers worldwide are now watching more than 1 billion hours of videos a day, threatening to eclipse U.S. television viewership, a milestone fueled by the Google unit’s aggressive embrace of artificial intelligence to recommend videos.(image)

Deep Dive: 10 best-performing stocks in February include Monopoly maker Hasbro

Mon, 27 Feb 2017 21:41:49 GMT

Health care is the top sector, as Trump seeks to redo the Affordable Care Act.(image)

Earnings Outlook: Salesforce on track for record earnings despite competition

Mon, 27 Feb 2017 21:18:31 GMT

Salesforce is forecast to report strong earnings and sales growth despite new competition in the U.S.(image)

Number of distressed U.S. retailers at highest level since Great Recession

Mon, 27 Feb 2017 21:04:39 GMT

Moody’s is the latest ratings agency to weigh in on the state of the retail sector, which is rapidly replacing oil and gas as this year’s trouble spot.(image)

Called to Account: Colgate-Palmolive called out by SEC for non-standard earnings

Mon, 27 Feb 2017 21:03:00 GMT

The Securities and Exchange Commission questions the company’s use of 10 non-GAAP measures in filings for 2015 and early 2016.(image)