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Microsoft's fiscal Q1 2019 profit soars on cloud services

The gross margin percentage increased because of material improvements in Azure gross margin offset by an increased mix of cloud offerings. According to Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella when commenting on the company's performance for FY19 Q1, "we are off to a great start in fiscal 2019, a result of our innovation and the trust customers are placing in us to power their digital transformations". Consulte Mais Informação

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Ford opens Michigan plant to relaunch Ranger pickup, Bronco SUV

Ford opens Michigan plant to relaunch Ranger pickup, Bronco SUV

Ford officials have been working with all the parties involved, including the US government, to address the issues, he said at a plant in Wayne, Michigan, to celebrate next week's production launch of the Ranger midsize pickup truck. "Our UAW brothers and sisters take great care in the quality and craftsmanship customers will discover when they experience the relaunch of this iconic nameplate". Consulte Mais Informação

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Cathay Pacific hack includes passport numbers, travel histories

Cathay Pacific hack includes passport numbers, travel histories

Travel information, frequent flyer numbers and customer service comments were also breached - as were a total of 403 expired and 27 current credit card numbers that were devoid of CVV numbers. "No-one's travel or loyalty profile was accessed in full, and no passwords were compromised", he said. It emerged someone had broken into the passenger information records that held data on 9.4 million people. Consulte Mais Informação

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Kansas players win prizes in Tuesday Mega Millions drawing

Kansas players win prizes in Tuesday Mega Millions drawing

The $1.537 billion Mega Millions jackpot is the total if the victor elects to get the money paid out over the course of 30 years , with an average annual payment of $51 million (pre-tax), according to USAMega.com. Four second-tier winning tickets worth $1 million each were sold in NY; three were sold in Florida; two each were sold in Massachusetts, Michigan, North Carolina, New Jersey and Virginia; and one each was sold in Arizona, Washington, D.C. Consulte Mais Informação

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Markets Right Now: Stocks fall sharply on Wall Street

Markets Right Now: Stocks fall sharply on Wall Street

The Dow closed lower, but clawed back most of its big intraday losses as bargain-seeking investors swooped in on a handful of beaten-down companies offsetting weakness in industrials. Losses in banks, energy and technology companies outweighed gains by internet and consumer-goods stocks. There have also been disappointing quarterly earnings from several big-name companies, worldwide condemnation of Saudi Arabia - a major oil producer - over the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, and ... Consulte Mais Informação

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No Mega Millions victor, but $1M ticket sold in Arizona over weekend

No Mega Millions victor, but $1M ticket sold in Arizona over weekend

In California alone, almost $5.7 million worth of Mega Millions tickets were sold within the first half of the day Thursday. Both Powerball and Mega Millions tickets cost $2 to play. Lottery officials recommend winners take a deep breath, put their winning ticket in a safe spot and consult with a reputable financial planner before popping over to the lottery headquarters. Consulte Mais Informação

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Record jackpot ignites lottery fever

Record jackpot ignites lottery fever

Officials don't have an estimate on how many tickets would be sold for that potential drawing, and they haven't said how large the estimated prize would be. Mega Millions tickets are $2 each. "They just want to take a moment out of their day to consider how to dream big", Schlesinger said. On Thursday, ahead of the last drawing, in California players were buying 200 tickets a second, The Associated Press reported. Consulte Mais Informação

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YouTube star leaves $10K tip for server at North Carolina restaurant

YouTube star leaves $10K tip for server at North Carolina restaurant

Oliverio said the server found $10,000 in cash on the table along with a note that said, "Thanks for the delicious water". "I was shaking and just kept asking Brett, 'What is this?' I thought someone was playing a joke on me". As for the money, WNCT reports Custer is taking a chunk of it and splitting the rest with her coworkers. "They filmed the server's reaction as she picked up the money". Consulte Mais Informação

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Saudi Arabia to sign deals worth $50bn as Future Investment Initiative begins

Saudi Arabia to sign deals worth $50bn as Future Investment Initiative begins

Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland told reporters earlier Monday that Saudi Arabia must bring those responsible for the journalist's killing to justice and that its explanations so far aren't credible. Others are still sending strong representation. Russian Federation sent a large delegation led by Direct Investment Fund head Kirill Dmitriev, who said Saudi Arabia's economic transformation was " important for the world " and that partnerships between sovereign wealth funds was a "great ... Consulte Mais Informação

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