Archive for August, 2017

Stunning stats about Airbus

Airbus was born in 1967 at the meeting between French, German and Brirtish ministers. They feared Europe would be left behind the U.S. Aviation industry. The first Airbus flight took place in 1972 in France. Airbus has carried over 12 billion passengers./ CNN Money

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Thursday, August 31st, 2017 Business, digest, usa No Comments

Tax code hasn’t worked for American Worker

We need a tax code that is simple, fair and easy to understand, President Trump stated in Missouri yesterday. We need to dramatically simplify the existing tax code. A tax reform is urgent and crucially important for the American people. / Fox Business

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Thursday, August 31st, 2017 Business, digest, usa No Comments

Playing with Apple’s new augmented reality platform

Today’s phones are a lot less used for traditional calls, and a lot more for messenging, email, data and pictures. Apple wants to take Artificial Intelligence mainstream. Hundreds of millions of users will be able to have AI on their devices. Fascinating deveopments are just around the corner! / CNN Money

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Wednesday, August 30th, 2017 Business, digest, usa No Comments

Harvey’s medical threat

Harvey is having a devastating effect on hostitals, cutting access, supplies and food. Dozens of hospitals in the Houston area have taken steps to evacuate. Healthcare is a huge component of the economy. How can the Doctors keep delivering care with such limited resources?/ Fox Business

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Wednesday, August 30th, 2017 Business, digest, usa No Comments

Apple Battling Hollywood Over 4K Movie Prices, Report Says

Apple is reportedly battling Hollywood over the of its new TV Video content. Wall Street Journal reports that Apple should be charging at least $25 per movie. Fox example, movies from the Google play store sell for $30 or more. The new Apple TV is set to be announced September 12./ CNBC

 

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Tuesday, August 29th, 2017 Business, digest, usa No Comments

Could Hurricane Harvey relief funding trigger a shutdown showdown?

The Congress is working on the budget to keep the Government running. Hurricate relief is a huge item on the agenda. Does the insurance fund have enough money to adress this natural disaster and help those affectted by the hurricane?

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Tuesday, August 29th, 2017 Business, digest, usa No Comments

President Donald Trump Holds a Joint Press Conference with President of Finland Sauli Niinistö

Sauli Väinämö Niinistö is a Finnish politician and the 12th President of Finland, in office since 2012. White House official video

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President Trump Meets with President of Finland Sauli Niinistö

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CNN Money – Can Fitbit’s Ionic smartwatch bring back customers?

Fitbit hopes to change its fortunes and slipping stock prices with the debut of their first smartwatch, the Fitbit Ionic….  Video CNN Money

 

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How Hurricane Harvey may impact the US economy

Brian Brenberg, associate professor of economics at The King’s College, on the economic impact of Hurricane Harvey.. Fox Business  news video

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