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  • LinkedIn Q3 Beats The Street, Sales Of $568M, EPS $0.52

    In a quarter that has seen a mixed set of results for social networks Twitter and Facebook, LinkedIn today reported its quarterly results, handily beating analyst estimates on sales of $568 million, up 45% compared to a year ago and sales of $393 million and non-GAAP earnings per share of $0.52.But…

    TechCrunch12 mins ago
  • 3 Companies Poised to Explode When Cable Dies

    The "next big thing" in tech is already in your living room, and these three stocks are poised to explode when cable finally dies!

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  • Groupon Q3 Beats The Street On Sales Of $757.1M, EPS Of $0.03

    Still pushing hard on its strategy to be more than just a site for daily deals, e-commerce powerhouse Groupon reported its quarterly earnings today, reporting revenues of $757.1 million on non-GAAP earnings per share of $0.03, but a negative EPS of $0.03 on a GAAP basis.Analysts were expecting a…

    TechCrunch12 mins ago
  • Our New Show “Built In Brooklyn” Takes You Inside Brooklyn Startups

    We’re announcing a new TechCrunch TV show called Built in Brooklyn, and its main goal is simple — to showcase a bunch of cool Brooklyn startups.This has been in the works for months, but I’m glad we’re announcing it today — exactly one year after I moved from San Francisco to New York City. I ended…

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  • Sony to pull back from Chinese mobile market

    Sony has outlined a big pullback from the Chinese mobile market as it steps up efforts to fix its struggling smartphone business after a $1.2bn loss in the second quarter. For the three months ended September ...

    Financial Times47 mins ago
  • BA profits lift IAG to top of London index

    London's equity markets enjoyed a boost in early trade on Friday, picking up the momentum after strong gains in Asia, with airline group IAG leading the pack after better than forecast earnings. IAG's ...

    Financial Times54 mins ago
  • SuperGroup rejects discounting despite profit warning

    SuperGroup's chief executive said it will not start discounting, despite warning that it would miss its full-year profits by as much as 17 per cent due to unseasonably warm weather in the last two months. ...

    Financial Times
  • WPP revenues beat market forecasts

    WPP, the world's largest advertising group by sales, reported third-quarter revenues that beat analyst expectations and showed it was growing at a faster pace than its biggest rivals, Publicis and Omnicom. ...

    Financial Times
  • Certified Pre-Owned Cars: Better than Used

    There are many CPO programs offering top-quality and expertly inspected cars. Check out our guide to CPO cars to see how you can save on your new car.

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  • RBS makes £400m provision for forex probe

    Royal Bank of Scotland has become the latest bank to take a pre-emptive hit to cover the cost of an investigation into suspected manipulation of the foreign exchange market, making a £400m provision. However, ...

    Financial Times
  • Budweiser owner InBev profits up 5.5 percent in Q3

    AMSTERDAM (AP) — AB InBev SA, the world's largest beer maker, has reported a 5.5-percent increase in earnings for the third quarter, as higher selling prices more than made up for volume declines in Europe and Asia.

    Associated Press
  • Foreign bookmakers bet big in Australia

    It was February 2009 and Australia's A$22bn (US$19bn) betting market had recently opened to foreign competitors. Irish bookmaker Paddy Power was mulling a bid for a small Australian betting group IASbet ...

    Financial Times
  • Lawsuit: Surgical gowns let diseases pass through

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — A $500 million lawsuit against Kimberly-Clark Corp. alleges the company falsely claimed its surgical gowns protected against Ebola and other infectious diseases.

    Associated Press
  • Nevada court says Strip club dancers are employees

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — In a legal decision with wide implications for strip clubs in Sin City, the Nevada Supreme Court ruled Thursday that dancers at one Las Vegas club are employees, not independent contractors, and are entitled to be paid minimum wage.

    Associated Press
  • Stockton bankruptcy ruling preserves city pensions

    A federal bankruptcy judge approved the city of Stockton's bankruptcy recovery plan Thursday and sidestepped challenges to its workers' pensions that could have threatened municipal retirement plans across ...

    Los Angeles Times
  • 2014 Hyundai Clearance - Don't Pay MSRP of $14,645

    New October Hyundai Sale! Get Our Lowest Hyundai Price & Save. Check Special Internet Hyundai Prices Right Here. Hurry, Special Pricing Ends Soon.

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  • Game 7 of 2014 World Series gives Fox a home run in ratings

    Game 7 of the 2014 World Series between the San Francisco Giants and Kansas City Royals helped Fox score big in TV ratings.

    Los Angeles Times
  • Lenovo Contests IDC Ranking; How Relevant is Motorola?

    Lenovo (0992.HK/LNVGF) yesterday closed the $2.9 billion merger deal with Motorola Mobility, which Google (GOOGL) divested. After the deal close, my colleague Tiernan Ray of Barron's Tech Trader Daily ...

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  • LinkedIn rise bucks social network trend

    Shares in LinkedIn rose 2 per cent in after-hours trading following its quarterly earnings release, bucking a trend set by other social media stocks which have suffered this earnings season despite beating ...

    Financial Times
  • LinkedIn offers languid revenue forecast

    LinkedIn extends trend of strong results, disappointing forecast

    USA TODAY
  • Puerto Rico government looks to raise tax on oil

    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico government officials said Thursday they are seeking a 68 percent increase in an oil tax to help sell up to $2.9 billion in bonds and strengthen one of the island's largest public corporations amid bankruptcy concerns.

    Associated Press
  • Boyd Gaming Beats Q3 Rev View As Net Loss Narrows

    Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE: BYD ) beat third-quarter revenue expectations on a sharply narrower net loss, but its adjusted profits missed Street views. The Las Vegas-based casino company gained nearly ...

    Benzinga
  • 7 Cars That Are 100% Worth Their Price-Tags

    Few people like to throw money away, even if they have plenty of it. When you are looking for good value in a vehicle, it is often no easy task...

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  • Green Dot Beats Q3 EPS

    Green Dot Corporation (NYSE: GDOT ) reported financial results Thursday for the third quarter ended September 30, 2014. The company reported growth of 6 percent year-over-year in non-GAAP total operating ...

    Benzinga