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Janssen Elects Not to Continue Agreement with Geron for Imetelstat Janssen Elects Not to Continue Agreement with Geron for Imetelstat
- September 29, 2018

At that time, the rights licensed to the imetelstat program, which includes any intellectual property rights created via the collaboration, return to Geron. We believe the clinical results from IMbark provide valuable insights into the potential future development of imetelstat for an underserved relapsed and refractory myelofibrosis patient population. (more...)
Technical Based Analysis of Stock: Apple Inc. (AAPL) Technical Based Analysis of Stock: Apple Inc. (AAPL)
- September 29, 2018

Additionally, during that same period of time, the Relative Strength Index for Apple Inc . When we have the average percentage price change over that 7 day period, we can then subtract the daily percentage price changes to derive deviations from the daily average change for that period. (more...)
ITC judge denies Qualcomm's request, won't stop iPhone imports
- September 29, 2018

Apple argues that blocking imports of the Intel powered iPhone into the US will halt the competition between Intel and Qualcomm that is necessary for the development of 5G. Apple argues that not all the patents are valid , and also says Qualcomm sets its fee too high for basic technology. Qualcomm did not allege that Intel chips violate its patents, but claimed that the way Apple implemented them in the iPhone does. (more...)
Facebook using phone numbers submitted for security purposes to targets ads Facebook using phone numbers submitted for security purposes to targets ads
- September 29, 2018

Facebook confirmed the use of users" phone number for targeting ads after Gizmodo reported research work carried out by academics at two U.S. universities who found that the social network uses pieces of personal information that individuals did not explicitly provide it to target them with ads. (more...)
McDonald's is giving away free coffees of any size tomorrow McDonald's is giving away free coffees of any size tomorrow
- September 29, 2018

This website is not intended for users located within the European Economic Area. Enjoy a free small hot coffee with any purchase. 7-Eleven : Through Sunday, with the purchase of breakfast sandwich over $2, get a free coffee. Cinnabon : Get a free 12-ounce coffee at participating locations Saturday. McDonald's: Get any size coffee for $1 or buy a medium or large McCafe beverage and get another for 1 cent. (more...)
Fed hike, trade row roil Asian markets Fed hike, trade row roil Asian markets
- September 29, 2018

ASIAN markets swung on Thursday as investors considered the prospect of more U.S. interest rate hikes and Donald Trump's latest broadside in his trade war with China . Because Hong Kong's currency is pegged to the dollar, the Asian financial hub effectively imports USA monetary policy and adjusts rates in step with the Fed. (more...)
Facebook executive calls WhatsApp co-founder ‘low-class’ Facebook executive calls WhatsApp co-founder ‘low-class’
- September 29, 2018

Facebook purchased Instagram for $1bn in 2012, and the company's two founders ran the business inside Facebook for years. An analysis of their departure letter suggests that the pair were unhappy . According to a CNBC report , the company announced on Wednesday that Facebook and Messenger Stories now have 300 million daily active users. "That often means letting go of numerous priorities and values you fought so hard for before, and defining a new mission that's aligned with the ... (more...)
Michael Kors adds Versace to its 'collection' Michael Kors adds Versace to its 'collection'
- September 29, 2018

UBS Group raised their target price on shares of Michael Kors from $70.00 to $76.00 and gave the company a "neutral" rating in a research note on Friday, August 10th. If you the propensity of Volatility is high, then risk of security will be high. Historical statistical volatility is a measure of how much the stock price fluctuated during a given time period. (more...)
Amazon Opens ‘4-Star’ Shop In SoHo Amazon Opens ‘4-Star’ Shop In SoHo
- September 29, 2018

Amazon 4-star's products are less expensive for Prime members. Though it opens just in time for the holiday season, the store is not a holiday pop-up - it's meant to be a permanent fixture in the neighborhood, which has seen plenty of other online-only brands open stores in recent years. (more...)
CBS faces New York probe tied to ex-CEO Leslie Moonves CBS faces New York probe tied to ex-CEO Leslie Moonves
- September 29, 2018

A spokesperson for CBS declined to comment about the filing. CBS disclosed Friday in a Securities and Exchange Commission filing that it has received subpoenas from the New York District Attorney's office and the city's Commission on Human Rights. (more...)
Goldman Sachs launches new online retail bank, Marcus Goldman Sachs launches new online retail bank, Marcus
- September 29, 2018

The news will come as welcome relief to savers who have been hit by rock bottom interest rates in recent years. Its savings product claims to offer an above average interest rate for the United Kingdom at 1.5%, as rates slowly begin to pick up across the sector following a decade in the doldrums after the financial crisis. (more...)
Queensland secures first Qantas pilot training academy Queensland secures first Qantas pilot training academy
- September 29, 2018

Suitable infrastructure was one of a number of criteria stipulated by the airline with others including uncongested airspace, a high proportion of clear weather days per year and the ability to attract students and trainers to live in the area. (more...)
BMW i3 debuts with 42.2-KWH battery, 153-mile range BMW i3 debuts with 42.2-KWH battery, 153-mile range
- September 29, 2018

The original i3 back in 2014 had 60Ah inside giving it a mere 81-mile driving range. Besides new optional equipment and interior/exterior colour schemes, it's fitted a brand-new lithium-ion battery with more than double the usable energy capacity of the original, but the same physucal dimensions. (more...)
Disney to Homeport in New Orleans; Also Return to Hawaii Disney to Homeport in New Orleans; Also Return to Hawaii
- September 29, 2018

The Wonder will leave San Diego on April 24, 2020, and head north on a 5-night repositioning cruise to Vancouver . Home to relatively new Tiana's Place restaurant on board that features its own tastes and sounds inspired by the film " The Princess and the Frog ", the ship will sail six times from February 7-March 6. (more...)
Volkswagen strikes deal with Microsoft to build cars connected to the cloud Volkswagen strikes deal with Microsoft to build cars connected to the cloud
- September 29, 2018

From 2020, Volkswagen will integrate more than 5 million Volkswagen-branded vehicles per year to an internet of things network. By building the Volkswagen Automotive Cloud, Volkswagen will be able to leverage consistent mobility services across its entire portfolio and to provide new services and solutions such as in-car consumer experiences, telematics, and securely connect data between the vehicle and the cloud. (more...)
Boeing wins US$9.2 billion contract for new Air force training jet Boeing wins US$9.2 billion contract for new Air force training jet
- September 29, 2018

Because Boeing lost the F-35 jet fighter contract to Lockheed, and the B-21 Air Force stealth-bomber contract to Northrop Grumman, the T-X competition loomed as a must-win if Boeing was to stay in military-aircraft production. More than 90 percent of the plane will be made in America. Around $813 million of the $9.2 billion contract covers building five pre-production examples of the planes and seven simulators. (more...)
Italy defies European Union, hikes budget deficit target to 2.4 percent of GDP
- September 29, 2018

The government offered a budget with a deficit of 2.4 percent of GDP for the next three years. Mr Tria, who is unaffiliated to either party, said earlier this week that Italy "must give a sign to those who lend us money". "The U.S. dollar remains a metaphorical rock in a sea of troubles", said Karl Schamotta, director of global product and market strategy at Cambridge Global Payments in Toronto. (more...)
Ford CEO: Steel, aluminum tariffs will cost automaker $1 billion Ford CEO: Steel, aluminum tariffs will cost automaker $1 billion
- September 28, 2018

He did not specify what period the US$1-billion covered. Honda has not boosted USA vehicle prices as a result of the higher costs but the issue is "certainly part of our thinking as we go forward", Schostek told reporters after the hearing. (more...)
Global oil prices touch 4-year high Global oil prices touch 4-year high
- September 28, 2018

The Hill reported , citing a Wall Street Journal report that the global benchmark for fuel prices, Brent crude , was up by one per cent to Dollars 81.31 a barrel on Tuesday on the New York Mercantile Exchange. The strategy has worked to some extent, with Brent prices jumping from below $50 a barrel in late 2016 to the current level of about $80. OPEC pledged in June to boost oil production to meet growing global demand, despite the prospect of fresh U.S. (more...)
Elon Musk Is Having a Very Bad Week. So Are Tesla Investors Elon Musk Is Having a Very Bad Week. So Are Tesla Investors
- September 28, 2018

Tesla shares sank 12 per cent pre-market, trading near US$270 as of 8:23 a.m.in NY, after the SEC sued Musk on Thursday, alleging that the electric vehicle maker's chief executive officer misled investors through his "taking private" tweet on August 7. (more...)
Trump claims China trying to meddle in U.S. elections Trump claims China trying to meddle in U.S. elections
- September 28, 2018

Trump earlier told a U.N. Security Council meeting on nonproliferation of weapons of mass destruction that China was trying to interfere in the upcoming mid-term elections , without providing any evidence. The official said China stifles free speech on US campuses and punishes or rewards businesses, think tanks, movie studios and political candidates for criticizing or supporting Chinese politics. (more...)
Germany prepares for Turkish President Erdogan’s visit Germany prepares for Turkish President Erdogan’s visit
- September 28, 2018

Germany has previously rejected this request, saying it needs more proof linking the network of supporters of the USA -based cleric, which Turkey labels the Gulenist Terrorist Organisation (FETO), to the failed attempt to overthrow the Turkish government. (more...)
Up to 50m Facebook accounts attacked Up to 50m Facebook accounts attacked
- September 28, 2018

In a separate post, Guy Rosen, Facebook's vice president of product management said the firm is taking the breach 'incredibly seriously'. "But it's clear that attackers exploited a vulnerability in Facebook's code that impacted " View As ", a feature that lets people see what their own profile looks like to someone else", the tech giant said in a statement. (more...)
Google guards China search project details from US Congress Google guards China search project details from US Congress
- September 28, 2018

The search app is said to automatically identify and filter websites blocked by China's "Great Firewall". Last month a letter to Google from human rights groups including Amnesty International said the new search engine would be "an alarming capitulation by Google on human rights". (more...)
Fears for Musk's future sink Tesla shares after SEC lawsuit
- September 28, 2018

That's according to a report in The Wall Street Journal , which said the SEC was on the brink of filing the settlement, only for Musk to blow it up at the last minute. The future of Tesla looks increasingly uncertain, with United States regulators having filed a lawsuit this week against the automaker's high-profile CEO, Elon Musk. (more...)

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