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Nokia beats market expectations in third-quarter

Yahoo Business - 49 mins 47 segs ago

HELSINKI (Reuters) - Finland's Nokia on Thursday reported stronger-than-expected profitability at its core networks business in the third quarter and raised the unit's full-year outlook on the back of major network roll-outs in North America and China. The network unit showed a core operating profit margin of 13.5 percent, up from 11.0 percent in the second quarter and topping analysts' average expectation of 9.9 percent in Reuters poll. ...


Exclusive: U.S. stock options markets agree to need for trading halts on big moves

Yahoo Business - 1 hora 6 mins ago

By John McCrank NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. options market operators have agreed in recent months on the need for new automatic trading halts when stock options prices suddenly surge or plunge, in a bid to reduce excess volatility and blunt the impact of erroneous trades, according to five sources with knowledge of their discussions. The plan, which takes its cue from a rule known as "Limit Up/Limit Down" that U.S. ...


Buffett copycats risk a pounding as Berkshire portfolio suffers

Yahoo Business - 1 hora 13 mins ago

By Luciana Lopez NEW YORK (Reuters) - It's not been a good time for Warren Buffett wannabes. Sharp drops in many of the stocks owned by Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway in recent weeks hit the sprawling conglomerate's equity portfolio hard. The loss on seven of those holdings alone totals more than $5 billion provided Berkshire's stakes have remained the same since June 30, the last date for which they were disclosed. In particular, Berkshire's been stung by large holdings in IBM and long-time Buffett favorite Coca-Cola, both of which tumbled after disappointing third-quarter results. ...


Bond funds stock up on Treasuries in prep for market shock

Yahoo Business - 1 hora 22 mins ago

By Tim McLaughlin BOSTON (Reuters) - U.S. corporate bond funds this year are adding Treasuries to their holdings at more than twice the rate of corporate debt amid concern that the struggling European economy and potential changes in Federal Reserve policy will drag down profits at U.S. corporations. Through September, corporate bond portfolios boosted their holdings of U.S. government debt by 15 percent, compared with a 6.5 percent increase in corporate bonds during the same period, according to Lipper Inc data. The funds now hold about $13 billion in Treasuries, 15 percent more than the $11. ...


iPad Air 2 has a smaller battery, iFixit finds

Yahoo Business - Mié, 22/10/2014 - 23:30

The one new feature you didn't expect from Apple's iPad Air 2? iFixit says the new device has a battery that's 15 percent smaller, yet Apple claims it still gets the same battery life.>


Apple dumps SSL 3.0 for push notifications due to POODLE flaw

Yahoo Business - Mié, 22/10/2014 - 23:16

Apple will switch to the TLS encryption standard after disclosure of vulnerability that could expose encrypted data.>


Target offers free holiday shipping, wish lists for the first time

Yahoo Business - Mié, 22/10/2014 - 21:12

The increasing reach of Amazon has brick-and-mortar retailers changing their game plans. The latest is Target, who for the first time is offering free shipping.>


Target offers free holiday shipping, wish lists for the first time

Yahoo Business - Mié, 22/10/2014 - 21:12

The increasing reach of Amazon has brick-and-mortar retailers changing their game plans. The latest is Target, who for the first time is offering free shipping.>


Uber drivers kick off 'Global Day of Protest'

Yahoo Business - Mié, 22/10/2014 - 20:50

The ride-sharing app's drivers in the US and London are complaining about fee hikes, fare cuts and the lack of a tip option.>


Uber drivers kick off 'Global Day of Protest'

Yahoo Business - Mié, 22/10/2014 - 20:50

The ride-sharing app's drivers in the US and London are complaining about fee hikes, fare cuts and the lack of a tip option.>


NASA's new Soundcloud album: Listen to the exploration of space

Yahoo Business - Mié, 22/10/2014 - 20:33

NASA has created an album of sounds on Soundcloud, including rocket launches, recordings from space shuttle missions and even a song about water on the moon.>


NASA's new Soundcloud album: Listen to the exploration of space

Yahoo Business - Mié, 22/10/2014 - 20:33

NASA has created an album of sounds on Soundcloud, including rocket launches, recordings from space shuttle missions and even a song about water on the moon.>


Check out these great music streaming apps for Windows Phone

Yahoo Business - Mié, 22/10/2014 - 18:47

Many of the best music streaming for mobile devices are also available on Windows Phone. Here are some of my favorites.>


Sprint undercuts AT&T, Verizon with $20, 1GB family data plan

Yahoo Business - Mié, 22/10/2014 - 18:20

At $20, Sprint is offering twice as much data as Verizon and more than three times the data as AT&T.>


Sonos sues Denon for 'copying' its wireless products

Yahoo Business - Mié, 22/10/2014 - 18:18

​Sonos has announced it is suing competitor Denon as it says the company's HEOS products are too similar to Sonos' own and infringe on at least four of its patents.>


Tomorrow Daily 073: Robot actors, the return of LED 'stickman baby,' and more

Yahoo Business - Mié, 22/10/2014 - 18:00

On today's show, we check out a gadget for your shoe that might help you escape a bad date, this year's updates to the "stickman baby" Halloween costume, and a robot actor in a Kafka-inspired performance.>


Vintage Apple computer built by Woz sells for whopping $750,000

Yahoo Business - Mié, 22/10/2014 - 17:54

One of the 50 original Apple-1 computers built by Steve Wozniak himself goes for three quarters of a million dollars at auction.>


Unity appoints former Electronic Arts chief Riccitiello as new CEO

Yahoo Business - Mié, 22/10/2014 - 17:48

John Riccitiello, who helmed publisher and game maker EA, now leads the fast-growing company behind multi-platform gaming software.>


Rhapsody revives CEO position, hires mobile vet as interim chief

Yahoo Business - Mié, 22/10/2014 - 17:34

The streaming-music forefather, often overshadowed by flashier rivals like Spotify or Apple's Beats Music, says growth is gangbusters enough to revive the position of CEO after a four-year absence.>


That iPad Air 2 can be yours -- today, even

Yahoo Business - Mié, 22/10/2014 - 17:19

Apple said its new tablets would launch later this week, but stores across the country already have the Wi-Fi models of the iPad Air 2 and iPad Mini 3.>