US jobs data, trade progress boost S&P, Nasdaq to record highs
US jobs growth in Oct slows less than expected while job gains in 2 months were stronger.
Google has agreed to buy Fitbit for $2.1 billion
WASHINGTON: Google has agreed to buy Fitbit for $2.1 billion in a move giving the US tech giant an entry into the wearable technology space,...
Google to buy wearables maker Fitbit for $2.1 billion
Fitbit said on Friday it had been offered $7.35 per share in cash, a premium of about 19% to the stock's closing price on Thursday. While Google has joined other major technology companies such as Apple Inc and Samsung Electronics Co Ltd in developing smart phones, it has yet to develop any wearable offerings.
Touch ID, keyboard redesign and better resolution: New MacBook Pro likely to come with exciting, new features
The folks at Apple have amped up the security in the new MacBook Pro.
Broader market attractive from a 3-5-year perspective: Tushar Pradhan, HSBC Global
The bond market as an asset class, also looks attractive over the next two or three years.
Wall Street falls on fresh trade jitters
The tariff war between the world's two biggest economies has disrupted supply chains and roiled financial markets for more than a year.
For your eyes only: Pixel 4's security glitch unlocks phone even when owner is sleeping
The glitch is likely to be fixed by an upcoming software update.
European shares up on Fed boost; autos, energy cap gains
The oil and gas sector led losses, dragged lower by shares of energy heavyweight Royal Dutch Shell.
Peter Thiel calls Elon Musk a 'negative role model', says young people find it hard to emulate him
Peter Thiel reportedly believes that young people find it hard to emulate the Tesla CEO.
Apple macOS Catalina review: A solid upgrade
Apple users will love the new OS, and for those shifting from a Windows device, it will be a pleasant change.
Migrant labourer, apple trader shot dead in Kashmir
In two separate incidents on Wednesday in Kashmir, unidentified gunmen shot dead an apple trader from Punjab and a brick kiln worker from Chhattisgarh in Shopian and Pulwama respectively. The killings have triggered panic among migrant workers.
US stocks little changed in wake of Fed statement
The S&P 500 posted 11 new 52-week highs and 4 new lows; the Nasdaq Composite recorded 50 new highs and 64 new lows.
Apple export from Kashmir dips by 1.35 lakh metric tonnes
The dip in apple exports so far this year comes amid communication blockade, restrictions and protests after the Centre revoked special status of the state on August 5. Officials feel exports are likely to go up between October and December.
Indian chemical giant UPL bested by US upstart in fight over apples
The award was less than a tenth of the $346.2 million AgroFresh had asked for.
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