Biden’s White Home, Democrats, purpose for reconciliation deal this week

Biden's White House, Democrats, aim for reconciliation deal this week

U.S. President Joe Biden delivers an update on the administration’s coronavirus disease (COVID-19) response and the vaccination program during remarks at the White House in Washington, U.S., October 14, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis WASHINGTON, Oct 19 (Reuters) – President Joe Biden and Democratic lawmakers are nearing a deal on the cost and scope of their cornerstone … Read more

Tech, pharma corporations divided in PTO patent-eligibility feedback

Tech, pharma companies divided in PTO patent-eligibility comments

The United States Patent and Trademark Office in Alexandria, Virginia. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly Critics say patent eligibility law has caused unpredictable decisions Google, Dell, others broadly support current law J&J, other pharma companies say it discourages investment (Reuters) – Johnson & Johnson and other pharmaceutical companies have told the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office that the … Read more

Fairness indexes rise with tech shares, earnings; greenback dips

Australia's Lake Resources teams up with clean tech firm Lilac to develop Argentina lithium project

U.S. stocks rise in late morning N.Y. trade Oil prices rise Dollar stumbles, yields stabilize NEW YORK, Oct 19 (Reuters) – Stock indexes around the world rose on Tuesday as U.S. technology shares extended recent gains and as earnings news was mostly upbeat, while the U.S. dollar weakened. U.S. Treasury yields appeared to stabilize, which … Read more

Stick or twist? DraftKings weighs Entain bid that would spark battle

Stick or twist? DraftKings weighs Entain bid that could spark battle

General view inside a Ladbrokes shop in Harpenden, Britain, March 18, 2020. REUTERS/Peter Cziborra/File Photo Oct 19 (Reuters) – U.S. sports betting firm DraftKings (DKNG.O) must decide on Tuesday whether to make a formal offer for Entain (ENT.L), potentially kicking off a $22-billion-plus bid battle for the British gambling firm. Shares in Entain, which hit … Read more

Abu Dhabi’s tech hub sees surge of curiosity from start-ups

Abu Dhabi's tech hub sees surge of interest from start-ups

General view of Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, January 3, 2019. Picture taken January 3, 2019. REUTERS/ Hamad I Mohammed/File Photo/File Photo DUBAI, Oct 19 (Reuters) – Abu Dhabi’s new technology hub says it has seen a surge in interest from start-up firms in the United Arab Emirates and abroad despite the economic impact of … Read more

Tech shares assist Asian markets shake off China blues

Tech stocks help Asian markets shake off China blues

A man looks at stock market monitors in Taipei January 22, 2008. REUTERS/Nicky Loh HONG KONG, Oct 19 (Reuters) – Asian shares bounced on Tuesday, led by technology names across the region and as Chinese markets clawed back ground lost after disappointing economic data, while the improved investor confidence weighed on the safe-haven dollar. MSCI’s … Read more

Chip tech agency Arm plans to slash improvement time for related gadgets

Chip tech firm Arm plans to slash development time for connected devices

An Amazon Echo Spot is seen on a bedside table in a bedroom in an Amazon ‘experience center’ in Vallejo, California, U.S., May 8, 2018. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 18 (Reuters) – Arm Ltd, the British chip technology firm in the midst of a $54 billion takeover by Nvidia Corp (NVDA.O), on Monday announced … Read more

S&P, Nasdaq take pleasure in increase from massive tech corporations, Dow ends a hair decrease

S&P, Nasdaq enjoy boost from big tech firms, Dow dips

Consumer discretionary sector leads S&P gainers Utilities lead S&P sector losers Disney slips after Barclays downgrades to ‘equal weight’ Dow down 0.1%, S&P up 0.34%, Nasdaq up 0.84% Oct 18 (Reuters) – The S&P and Nasdaq closed higher on Monday with the biggest boosts from the highest-profile technology and communications companies while investors eyed product … Read more

U.S. invoice would cease Large Tech favoring its personal merchandise

EXCLUSIVE Big Tech targeted by U.S. and EU in draft memo ahead of tech and trade meeting

The logos of Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google in a combination photo/File Photo WASHINGTON, Oct 18 (Reuters) – About a dozen U.S. senators from both parties on Monday formally introduced a bill that would bar Big Tech platforms, like Amazon (AMZN.O) and Alphabet’s (GOOGL.O) Google, from favoring their products and services. read more The bill … Read more

S&P, Nasdaq take pleasure in enhance from large tech companies, Dow dips

S&P, Nasdaq enjoy boost from big tech firms, Dow dips

Traders work on the main trading floor of the New York Stock Exchange shortly after the opening bell of the trading session in the Manhattan borough of New York City, January 7, 2016. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Disney slips as Barclays downgrades to ‘equal weight’ Consumer discretionary sector leads S&P gainers Dow down 0.21%, S&P up 0.18%, … Read more