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Twitter promotes engineer Parag Agrawal to CTO

Twitter promotes engineer Parag Agrawal to CTO

Agrawal had joined Twitter in 2011 as an Ads Engineer and has since then led efforts on scaling Ads systems, as well as creating and deploying a platform for online machine learning. In his role as CTO, Agrawal will be "leading technical strategy for the company and overseeing machine learning and AI across our product and infrastructure teams" at Twitter, according to the information available on the company's website. Consulte Mais Informação

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IBGE: inflação oficial é a menor para fevereiro em 18 anos

IBGE: inflação oficial é a menor para fevereiro em 18 anos

Por outro lado, os preços dos itens do grupo alimentos e bebidas tiveram queda média de 0,33% e contribuíram para que a alta na inflação de fevereiro não fosse maior. Outro impacto importante na inflação de fevereiro veio do gasto com transportes, cujo custo aumentou 0,74% no mês, devido a reajuste na passagem dos ônibus urbanos e no preço dos combustíveis. Consulte Mais Informação

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Jobs report shows payrolls up 313000

Jobs report shows payrolls up 313000

Job growth in the United States saw a significant acceleration in the month of February, according to a report released by the Labor Department on Friday, although the report also showed a slowdown in the pace of wage growth. Discouraged workers are persons not now looking for work because they believe no jobs are available for them. The Trade Partnership, a consulting firm, estimates that the tariffs will eliminate roughly 145,000 jobs. Consulte Mais Informação

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Government rejects 25p 'latte levy' on takeaway cups

Government rejects 25p 'latte levy' on takeaway cups

In its response, the Government said would like to see all drink vendors offer discounts to customers who bring in their own reusable cups. This was judged to be the most effective way to change consumer behaviour. Under the PRN, companies handling packaging should make sure that a certain proportion is recycled through the scheme. At the moment, only one in 400 disposable coffee cups is recycled, despite 90% of customers putting them in recycling bins. Consulte Mais Informação

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(TGT) Shares Bought by Mutual of Omaha Bank Wealth Management

(TGT) Shares Bought by Mutual of Omaha Bank Wealth Management

Peak Asset Management LLC's holdings in Target were worth $1,013,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Other large investors have also modified their holdings of the company. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Following last close company's stock, is 4.58% above their SMA 50 and -1.46% below the 52-week high. The beta factor is 0.67.Volatility shows sense of how far the stock will fall if the market takes a dive and how high stock will rise if the bull starts to climb. Consulte Mais Informação

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V Liberty claimed as world's first production 'flying car'

V Liberty claimed as world's first production 'flying car'

The production model of a flying vehicle, the PAL-V Liberty, was presented at the Geneva Motor Show on Tuesday. Currently, the company is in the process of obtaining final certification for the vehicle to make it road and air legal. Once airworthy, the two-seat PAL-V Liberty will have a Maximum Take-Off Weight (MTOW) of 910 kg, and baggage and fuel capacities (max 100 liters) will be dependent on the weight of the passengers. Consulte Mais Informação

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Canadian firm pulls out of Carillion deal

Canadian firm pulls out of Carillion deal

The deal fell through after customers, including special-purpose vehicles used by government to manage public services, were not prepared to transfer contracts across to BGIS. "This deal provides continuity of services for a large number of customers". BGIS said it was disappointed that it was unable to agree on terms after announcing a conditional deal on 14 February. Consulte Mais Informação

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Duke Energy (NYSE:DUK) Stock Rating Upgraded by Deutsche Bank

Duke Energy (NYSE:DUK) Stock Rating Upgraded by Deutsche Bank

CWA Asset Management Group LLC lifted its stake in Duke Energy by 13.4% in the 4th quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the business. On 5/4/2017 Duke Energy announced a quarterly dividend of $0.86 4.12% with an ex dividend date of 5/17/2017 which will be payable on 6/16/2017. On 11/28/2018 Dhiaa M Jamil, COO, sold 500 with an average share price of $89.08 per share and the total transaction amounting to $44,540.00. Consulte Mais Informação

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Brokerages Anticipate Oil States International, Inc. (OIS) to Announce -$0.14 EPS

First Quadrant Ltd Partnership Ca reported 0.03% in Oil States International, Inc . For the next financial year, analysts expect that the business will report earnings of $0.44 per share, with EPS estimates ranging from ($0.40) to $0.75. Oil States International has a 52-week low of $20.23 and a 52-week high of $35.35. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at this hyperlink . Consulte Mais Informação

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Susan Sarandon says Paul Newman once gave her part of his salary

Susan Sarandon says Paul Newman once gave her part of his salary

According to a story published on variety.com, Hollywood actress Susan Sarandon has stated that her Twilight co-star late Paul Newman gave the actress a portion of his salary while working in the 1998 movie. "He was a gem", Sarandon added about Newman. Sarandon, 71, also weighed in on the Time's Up and #MeToo movements, noting that while she thinks there will "always be a casting couch", she hopes in the future these encounters will be consensual. Consulte Mais Informação

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Kroger Co (KR) Shares Sold by Pettyjohn Wood & White Inc

Kroger Co (KR) Shares Sold by Pettyjohn Wood & White Inc

For the next fiscal year, analysts anticipate that the firm will post sales of $123.48 billion per share, with estimates ranging from $121.50 billion to $125.84 billion. In other news, insider Christopher T. Hjelm sold 16,530 shares of the company's stock in a transaction on Tuesday, December 19th. The stock was sold at an average price of $25.61, for a total transaction of $39,388.18. Consulte Mais Informação

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