Putin Blames the West for All of Russia’s Problems

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In a 3.5 hour annual press conference, Russian leader Vladimir Putin wasn’t breaking into a sweat over anything, really, even the economy. Whatever is broken will be fixed and in any case, it is the fault of the West, as reported by Bloomberg. Concerning Ukraine, Putin said it should be unified and peaceful (although the means are ambiguous). Despite the ruble tumbling to its lowest level since the financial crisis of 1998 and the Russian Central More...

Is Beats Beating Bose?

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-   Bose and Beats are duking it out in the headphones space, but it seems Beats, created by Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine, is winning with the coolness factor and is attracting  More...

Mayo Raises $90 Million in Funding

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-   Hampton Creek has raised $90 million in a Strategic Series C funding round, as reported by Fortune magazine. The total funding has reached $120 million. The company, More...

Cancellation of ‘the Interview’ Expected to Cost Sony More Than $100 Million

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Sony Pictures Entertainment is expected to suffer $104 million worth of losses as a result of its cancellation of the release of its new film “The Interview”, data-driven More...

Instagram Cuts Millions of Fake Accounts, Celebrity Followers Numbers Plummet

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Instagram has cleansed itself of millions of false accounts. Some people are calling this the “Instagram Rapture” and the “Instapurge.” Many celebrities and organizations More...

SiriusXM's Business Radio Airs Cybersecurity Special, "Hacked"

Michael Chertoff: You Will Be Hacked

-     Former Secretary of Homeland Security, Michael Chertoff says hacking and breaches are inevitable. At an annual Cybersecurity Conference, he said, “If your More...

Israeli Military Courts Seeking to Cut Off Hamas Funding

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In the wake of a European Union (EU) court removing Hamas from the EU’s terror blacklist, Israeli military courts are countering that move by imposing harsher penalties on anyone More...

Did Harry Reid and Sheldon Adelson Make a Deal About Online Gambling?

Read also: Adelson Finds Unexpected Ally in Democrat Harry Reid – For a Price Harry Reid has changed his tune about online gambling, with suspicious speed. Casino reporter says More...

Israeli Acoustiguide Audio Systems Used in UNESCO’s Old Acre Fortress Restorations

Old Acre Fortress Restorations

The Old Acre Development Company, Ltd. recently completed extensive renovations to enhance the visitor experience at the More...

Israel’s Nutrina Raises $12 Million for Pre-Term Infant Insulin Treatment

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Israeli company Nutrinia, which develops oral insulin therapies to treat rare gastrointestinal disorders, has raised $12 More...

Bill Ackman facebook Hedge Fund Titan Bill Ackman Predicts Herbalife Implosion Next Year

Pershing Square Capital Management CEO Bill Ackman appeared on Bloomberg Television on December 17 to discuss...

Bill Gross Bond King Bill Gross, Nobel Laureate Paul Krugman See No Inflation

For the first time in at least 55 years, not one advanced economy will see consumer...

Roman Abramovich Roman Abramovich Loses $450 Million in Ruble’s Fall

Jewish Russian oligarch Roman Abramovich just lost about $450 million due the nosedive that the Russian...

Economist Simon Johnson: Citigroup Might Get Broken Into Pieces

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-   Former IMF Chief Economist Simon Johnson thinks Citigroup will and should be broken up, as reported More...

Oracle Gets Off on Its Cloud

-   In Oracle’s conference call, Larry Ellison and co-CEOs Mark Hurd and Safra Katz were crowing More...

Nontraditional Lender OnDeck Raises $200 Million in IPO

Tech-enabled lender OnDeck Capital Inc. priced its initial public offering at $20 per share Tuesday night, More...

Kansas Prosecution Seeking Death Penalty for Jewish Center Murderer

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Johnson County, Kansas, District Attorney Steve Howe on Thursday announced he is going to seek the death penalty More...

Chicago City Workers Sue Mayor Rahm Emanuel Over Pension Changes

Several current and former city workers in Chicago, along with their four labor unions, filed a lawsuit on More...

$1 Billion Trial Against PA & PLO Moves Forward Despite Palestinian ‘Desperate’ Delaying Tactics

On Tuesday, in the case of Sokolow V. PLO, presiding judge, Judge George Daniels, determined that the trial More...