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Finance Tesla cloud account hacked to mine cryptocurrency
Author: 0 Tesla cloud account hacked to mine cryptocurrency

Previous cryptojacking attacks have been detected by RedLock at UK's insurance company Aviva and at Dutch digital security company and the world's largest manufacturer of SIM cards, Gemalto . The hackers also used a service you may have heard of: CloudFlare. However, a Tesla representative reassures that "the impact seems to be limited to internally-used engineering test cars only, and our initial investigation found no indication that customer privacy or vehicle safety or security was ...

Finance USA metal tariffs pose retaliation risk
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U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said on February 16 that he recommended the new tariffs on steel and aluminum produced by Russian Federation as well as China and other countries, but it is up to U.S. senators and representatives at the White House last week, signalling that he would take at least some action to restrict imports of the two metals. "USTMA members must retain the capability to import the specialized steel products that are vital to making tires in the United States".

Finance Oil bumps above $62 amid producer promises to support markets
Author: 0 Oil bumps above $62 amid producer promises to support markets

US West Texas Intermediate crude for March delivery was up 46 cents at US$62.14 a barrel, after earlier gaining as much as 1.4 per cent to its highest since February 7. Analyst William O'Loughlin said OPEC and Russian Federation had assured markets that there will be a systematic augmentation of output once the production cuts deal ends.

Finance The World's Tallest Wooden Skyscraper Is Coming to Japan
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Sumitomo Forestry says its wooden high-rise - dubbed the W350 - will be 350 meters tall and the planned structure will be a hybrid of mostly wood and steel. 90% of the structure would be made up from wooden materials and a " braced tube structure " would be fitted at the centre of a 350m wood and steel column to protect from earthquakes and wind.

Finance Porsche ditching diesel for electrification
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When Porsche first introduced a diesel engine in the Cayenne in 2009, Porsche anoraks everywhere howled in anguish. In an official statement, Porsche said that the Macan S Diesel , has been "taken out of the production programme" as buyer demand moves towards petrol and hybrid versions.

Finance The Home Depot, Inc
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This buyback authorization permits the home improvement retailer to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Lowe's is expected to report fourth quarter results on February 28. The Home Depot Inc . had 107 analyst reports since August 19, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock's 30% gain during this period almost doubled the S&P 500's 15.4% rise, highlighting how strongly investors are betting on Home Depot given the company's ongoing success.

Finance New Tax Refund Scam Feb 16 2018 / Bryan Shupe
Author: 0 New Tax Refund Scam Feb 16 2018 / Bryan Shupe

The IRS expects the earliest EITC/ACTC related refunds to be available in taxpayer bank accounts or debit cards starting February 27, 2018, if these taxpayers chose direct deposit and there are no other issues with their tax return. According to the IRS , the number of victims of this scam jumped from a few hundred to thousands, and it's possible that more taxpayers could fall prey to it.

Finance NXP Semiconductors (NXPI) Earning Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Report Finds
Author: 0 NXP Semiconductors (NXPI) Earning Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Report Finds

It has outperformed by 7.97% the S&P500. Broderick Brian C decreased its stake in Nxp Semiconductors (NXPI) by 17.4% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. 158,576 are held by Oakwood Mgmt Ltd Liability Com Ca. Bancorpsouth holds 0.51% or 136,560 shares in its portfolio. BidaskClub raised shares of NXP Semiconductors from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Tuesday, December 12th.

Author: 0 Invests $5.40 Million in Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE:WMT)

The average is taken over a specific period of time, like 10 days, 20 minutes, 30 weeks, or any time period the trader chooses. Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) has risen 58.64% since February 18, 2017 and is uptrending. Rocky Mountain Advisers Ltd has 7,750 shares for 2.57% of their portfolio. Nordea Invest Management has 746,738 shares for 0.14% of their portfolio. (NYSE: WMT ) or 13,881 shares.

Finance Fox strengthens commitment on Sky News independence
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The CMA expressed concerns that the merger would lead to Murdoch Family Trust, which controls Fox and News Corp (ultimate owners of the Sun and Times newspapers), having "too much control over news providers in the United Kingdom across all media platforms and therefore too much influence over public opinion and the political agenda".

Finance Albertsons Buyout Buzz Shocks Rite Aid Shorts
Author: 0 Albertsons Buyout Buzz Shocks Rite Aid Shorts

According to today's trading volume Rite Aid Corporation is BELOW its 20-Day Avg. volume with the stock showing BELOW Abnormal volume in the past 150 days. Equitec Proprietary Markets Llc, which manages about $425.27 million US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Forestar Group Inc (Put) (NYSE:FOR) by 63,700 shares to 66,200 shares, valued at $1.04 million in 2017Q3, according to the filing.

Finance South Korea Cryptocurrency: Government's Support Leads to Bitcoin Volume Surge
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South Korea has been an global centre for cryptocurrency trading - but the possibility of new legislation has damaged on the price of bitcoin this year following dramatic rises in 2017. According to BusinessKorea , a government official involved with a virtual currency task force said February 13: "We are positively considering the adoption of an exchange approval system as the additional regulation on cryptocurrencies".

Finance Lucky Charms new unicorn marshmallow is a Twitter hit
Author: 0 Lucky Charms new unicorn marshmallow is a Twitter hit

The mythical creature - with hues of bright purple and blue - is the first-ever marshmallow to be inspired and created by kids. The company asked customers on social media to provide new marshmallow suggestions using emojis. General Mills announced the permanent addition on Monday. With the entrance of the new magical charm, consumers will have to say goodbye to the hourglass marshmallow, which has been a staple in the magical line up for more than a decade.

Finance Elon Musk's Company Gets OK to Dig Washington, DC Hyperloop Tunnel
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The proposed East Coust route would connect New York, Philadelphia, Baltimore and Washington, D.C., in less than a half-hour. The permission, issued in November, allows The Boring Company to start preparation and excavation work at the parking lot located at 53 New York Avenue NE.

Finance Renault Zoe receives new R110 electric motor
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Elisabeth Delval, assistant programme director for the Renault Zoe , said: " Thanks to this power boost, Zoe is even more responsive and versatile when used for journeys out of town ". Renault says that a series of innovations allowed it to find more power without increasing the motor's size or weight. Renault has also announced other additions to the Zoe, including Android Auto connectivity through the R-Link Evolution infotainment system.

Finance HSBC earnings soar 142 per cent in 2017
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HSBC's 2017 pre-tax profit rose 142 per cent as the lender avoided the multibillion-dollar restructuring costs that marred its 2016 results, but the profit growth lagged expectations as it took a writedown following U.S. HSBC shares fell as much as 4.4 percent in London by 0905 GMT, as investors registered the profit performance and disappointment over the absence of a share buyback.

Finance Six held over Indian bank fraud as prime suspect denies involvement
Author: 0 Six held over Indian bank fraud as prime suspect denies involvement

On a related note, the Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) asked the PNB and Ministry of Finance officials to submit a report on how the scam took place, despite monetary regulations being in place. 6,500 crore and could have helped reduce or discharge his debts. Nirav Modi still remains out of the country, even though his passport has been restricted and is going to be suspended in four weeks time if he doesn't surrender himself t the authorities.

Finance VW's Latest Self-Driving Concept Car Has No Steering Wheel
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Volkswagen is very serious about its electrification push and wants at least 20 electric cars in its line-up by the year 2025. The I.D. Vizzion boasts of an interior without any traditional interfaces such as a steering wheel or visible controls, instead receiving input from its occupants via voice and gesture control.

Finance KFC closes after running out of chicken and chips
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Crawley's own KFC has been suffering from these issues for the last three days. KFC sent out a tweet on Saturday explaining the problem, and having a crack at a joke in the process. The statement further read: "We won't compromise on quality, so several of our restaurants in the United Kingdom are either closed, have a reduced menu, or shortened hours over the weekend".

Finance Virgin set to build hyperloop between Pune and Mumbai
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Branson said the Virgin hyperloop project in Maharashtra will be prefaced by a test track between Mumbai and Pune, work on which will start after a six-month feasibility study . More than 2,600 teams registered globally, and the company narrowed it down to 35 semi-finalists with a potential pipeline worth $26 billion. "This network could create the largest connected urban area in the world by linking almost 75 million people across the three metropolitan areas of Karnataka, Maharashtra ...