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The Fatal Mistake That Doomed Samsung's Galaxy Note 7

Sun, 23 Oct 2016 18:29:17 EDT

On the verge of challenging Apple’s global dominance in mobile phones, the South Korean company made a rushed decision, based on incomplete evidence, that would later force it to kill the model. image

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Auto Makers Struggle With Dashboard Screens

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 05:30:15 EDT

Auto makers racing against Silicon Valley firms to develop self-driving cars and electric vehicles face technological challenges with a longstanding mainstay: the dashboard screen.image

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Rockwell Collins to Buy B/E Aerospace for $6.4 Billion

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 02:08:46 EDT

Rockwell Collins agreed to pay $6.4 billion to buy B/E Aerospace in a deal that would unite two of the global aerospace industry’s biggest suppliers.image

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AT&T Faces Political Barrage

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 08:33:32 EDT

AT&T’s blockbuster $85.4 billion deal to buy Time Warner promises to reshape the media landscape—if the companies can navigate a series of obstacles, including possible opposition from U.S. antitrust authorities and objections by lawmakers and media and telecom rivals.image

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Banning Tablets Is Best for Children

Sun, 23 Oct 2016 21:05:07 EDT

Columnist Christopher Mims saw some curious results when he banned tablets in his house on weekdays. And new recommendations from the American Academy of Pediatrics are backing up his experiment.image

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Sputtering Startups Weigh on U.S. Economic Growth

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 08:24:57 EDT

The U.S. economy is inching along, productivity is flagging and millions of Americans appear locked out of the labor market. One key factor intertwined with this loss of dynamism: The U.S. is creating startup businesses at historically low rates. image

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Global Economy Week Ahead: U.S. and U.K. GDP, ECB Speeches

Sun, 23 Oct 2016 15:00:04 EDT

Investors and policy makers—not to mention U.S. voters—will get their first view of U.S. third-quarter economic growth this week, while European countries also release GDP data and ECB officials discuss monetary policy.image

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Retailers Started Early Recruiting Seasonal Workers

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 06:30:48 EDT

Data from job-search site shows retailers, and the warehouse and logistics firms they compete with for seasonal labor, started searching for temporary workers a month earlier than in recent years.image

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U.S. Existing-Home Sales Rebounded in September

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 11:47:43 EDT

A pickup in home sales last month signaled stabilization in the U.S. housing sector despite continued pressure from tight inventory and rising prices.image

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When Tech Bites Back: Innovation's Dark Side

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 18:52:17 EDT

Technology optimists claim many benefits of today’s innovations don’t show up in GDP. What they forget: Many of the costs don’t, either, writes Greg Ip.image

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Promoter AEG, Bon Jovi and the Dalai Lama

Sun, 23 Oct 2016 23:36:45 EDT

An incident involving U.S. promoter AEG, rock band Bon Jovi and the Dalai Lama illustrates the difficulties and quirks that Western entertainment companies contend with in China. image

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Tyler Perry's 'Madea Halloween' Tops Weekend Box Office

Sun, 23 Oct 2016 23:00:14 EDT

‘Tyler Perry’s Boo! A Madea Halloween,’ the director’s latest turn in his Madea wig, fared the best of the three sequels that led the box office over the weekend, with a $27.6 million debut at No. 1. image

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Hanjin Shipping to Close European Operations

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 05:58:05 EDT

The company’s decision to close all of its 10 business operations in Europe is the latest sign that may be heading toward liquidation.image

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Central Bank Chief Says Canada Can Handle More Infrastructure Investment

Sun, 23 Oct 2016 13:32:04 EDT

The Canadian government has ample fiscal room to increase spending on infrastructure, Bank of Canada Gov. Stephen Poloz said.image

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Web Attack Stemmed From Game Tactics

Sun, 23 Oct 2016 17:09:22 EDT

The computerized attack that left more than 1,200 websites unreachable on Friday stemmed from efforts, years earlier, by players of online games to frustrate and slow their opponents, security experts say. image

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Venture Capitalists Hunt for Next Big Technology

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 06:51:14 EDT

Venture capitalists are always chasing the next big thing. Lately, they are struggling to figure out what that might be, spreading their bets across technologies for which the path to profit is unclear. image

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Reynolds Deal Could Help British American Tobacco Make Up Lost Ground

Sun, 23 Oct 2016 20:47:40 EDT

British American Tobacco’s offer for full control of Reynolds American, if accepted, could give the London-based giant a chance to catch up in the technological race over alternatives to cigarettes.image

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