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4 hrs ago | SFGate
The company aims to raise USD 100 million towards this effort over the next two years. iYogi has built a crowd sourcing platform http://www.bridgetokashmir.com to support the initiative.
8 hrs ago | SFGate
Isidoro Alvarez , the head of Spain's El Corte Ingles department store chain who turned the company into an international business with an annual turnover of around 14 billion euros , has died. He was 79. Spanish Economy Minister Luis de Guindos expressed his regret at Alvarez's death in Madrid on Sunday, describing him in a statement as "one of our country's greatest entrepreneurs."
12 hrs ago | TheStreet.com
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16 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun
A 700 million-year-old metaquartzite and brass boulder is on display at the valet entrance at the new Delano Las Vegas on Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014.
UK Prime Minister David Cameron late Saturday appeared to confirm the execution of British aid worker David Haines by the extremist group Islamic State , calling it an "act of pure evil" and vowing justice. The murder of David Haines is an act of pure evil.
"There is a growing need for accountability in food/health safety to protect consumers from food related illness," said one of two inventors, from Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada. "We thought there needed to be an easier, more convenient way to take and record food temperatures in a commercial kitchen."
Dividend-rich utility stocks led the losses, and the index slipped 11 points, or 0.6 percent, to 1,985 Friday. The S&P 500 fell 1.1 percent for the week.
On Tuesday, the company announced Apple Pay, a digital payment system that lets people pay for retail store purchases using their phones rather than cash or credit cards. The service, which will work both with iPhones and Apple's new Watch, is backed by a host of big retailers, along with most major banks and credit card issuers, including Visa, MasterCard and American Express.
Airbnb rentals in the company's home city of San Francisco have never exactly been legal. Local law - as is the case in many cities - technically bans residents from renting out private homes for less than 30 days, a time window where the practice starts to look less like subletting and a lot more like running a hotel.
I am co-founder of FaraiMedia.com, an online and mobile advertising platform which focuses on Africa. I have an M.B.A from The School of Business & Industry at Florida Agricultural & Mechanical University.
Darden Restaurants Inc. investor Starboard Value LP says it has a recipe to boost the Olive Garden operator's earnings by as much as $326 million. Ask diners if they want wine, put salt in the pasta pots, clear tables faster and develop a smartphone application for the ubiquitous Italian-American restaurant chain.
A Marine pays his final respects to Lt. Col. Christopher Raible, during a Sept. 19, 2012, memorial service at Camp Bastion, Afghanistan.
A Conway man was charged with stealing more than $89,000 while he was driving for an armored cash transport service, according to state authorities. Jerome Kittles, 60, of Conway was booked into J. Reuben Long Detention Center at 3:55 p.m. Monday with breach of trust with fraudulent intent with a value of $10,000 or more and unlawful carrying of a pistol, according to jail records.
Corporation today announced a series of corporate officer-level promotions and a new hire. Rudy N. Brioche, Lindsey Dickinson, David Don, Jordan Goldstein, and Sam Lancaster have all been promoted to Vice President, based in Washington, D.C., and Julie Laine has been hired as Vice President, based in Philadelphia, PA.
Organizers behind Wednesday's symbolic "Internet Slowdown" in support of Net neutrality are dismissing criticisms from some outlets that the level of participation from some companies was weak or meaningless. The daylong, online protest was joined by more than 10,000 Web sites and resulted in over 722,000 e-mails from site visitors.
An effort to free up some of the airwaves used by TV broadcasts and make them available for wireless broadband took a big step forward this week in the U.S. Two TV stations in Los Angeles, KLCS and KCET, have agreed to share a single frequency to deliver their programming, freeing up a channel that can be auctioned off to wireless carriers next year. The change, which the Federal Communications Commission calls "repackaging," is possible because digital TV broadcasts don't need the full 6MHz of broadcast spectrum that was used for analog TV.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 04:39 pm
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