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Hacker Cyber Attack Hits JPMorgan Chase (JPM)

Hacker Cyber Attack Hits JPMorgan Chase (JPM)

JPMorgan Chase has become the victim of a hacker cyber attack that exposed volumes of sensitive customer data. Once the hackers gained access to the banks’ networks, they began accessing customer data, according to several sources briefed on a continuing investigation into the crimes. The compromised information includes checking and […]

Nintendo Seeks New Sales Hit With Amiibo Figures (NTDOY)

Nintendo Seeks New Sales Hit With Amiibo Figures (NTDOY)

Nintendo has released a new product for the holiday season – a collection of figurines in the likeness of some of Nintendo’s most notable characters that will interact with the company’s Wii U console. Nintendo also released the latest installment of the Super Smash Bros. video game, a top-selling franchise […]

Amazon E-Book Price Dispute Spreads To Germany (AMZN)

Amazon E-Book Price Dispute Spreads To Germany (AMZN)

Amazon’s dispute over the pricing of e-books that it purchases from publishers has spread from the United States to Germany. Amazon has been accused of using the same tactics against the Bonnier Group and their associated authors as it used against publishers in the United States, notably the publisher Hachette. […]

Yum Brands Spin Off Chinese Business (NYSE: YUM)

Yum Brands Spin Off Chinese Business (NYSE: YUM)

Yum Brands has announced its intentions to spin off its operations in China into a separate company. The new Chinese company will be based in Shanghai and will be known as Yum China. Chief executive of KFC Micky Pant will head the spun-off company. The separation was completed at the […]

Amaya Gaming Acquired PokerStars for $4.9 Billion

Amaya Gaming Acquired PokerStars for $4.9 Billion

Amaya – Poker Stars Deal If you ever wondered how much money was actually in online gambling and gaming sites wonder no more. Amaya Gaming, a small publicly-traded Canadian supplier of gambling equipment has reached an agreement to purchase PokerStars, the world’s biggest online poker company, for $4.9 billion. The […]

Apple Inc: Dr. Dre’s Beats Lost 200 Employees

Apple Inc: Dr. Dre’s Beats Lost 200 Employees

You would have thought your job was safe when one of the biggest companies in the free world bought the company where you were employed, but for 200 workers at headset maker Dr. Dre’s Beats that wont be the case. Not all is lost however. Most would be offered different […]

Walmart Announces Adoption Of New Food Initiative (WMT)

Walmart Announces Adoption Of New Food Initiative (WMT)

Walmart is adopting a new food initiative aimed at improving the nutrition in its customer’s diets and lessening the impact that its food production partners have on the environment. The initiative will also explore ways to reduce the overall cost of food, reduce food waste, and get more affordable nutritious […]