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Economia Audi wants to harness sunlight to extend the range of electric cars
Author: 0 Audi wants to harness sunlight to extend the range of electric cars

German premium vehicle maker Audi and Alta Devices , a subsidiary of Chinese solar-cell specialist, Hanergy , have joined forces in a project that will attempt to use thin-film solar cells in the panoramic glass roofs of Audi models. The project will not only contribute to Audi's clear vision of emission-free mobility, but also advance the application of thin-film solar technology for global primary energy generation.

Economia Dixons Carphone sees £800m wiped off its market cap
Author: 0 Dixons Carphone sees £800m wiped off its market cap

New phones coming to the market include Samsung Electronics's Galaxy Note 8 "phablet", and a widely expected 10th anniversary iPhone from US rival Apple, set to be unveiled next month. It also said it would take a hit of between £10m and £40m as a result of the EU's decision to scrap mobile phone roaming charges, while profits would also be affected by the disposal of its Spanish business.

Economia Elon Musk shares first photo of SpaceX's new spacesuit
Author: 0 Elon Musk shares first photo of SpaceX's new spacesuit

It has been already tested to double vacuum pressure. Musk , who is chief executive of electric vehicle company Tesla and rocket manufacturer SpaceX , posted the image to Instagram on 23 August, days after saying the suits, developed for Nasa , are now undergoing mobility and safety tests.

Economia Must-See Quotes From Home Depot Inc.'s Earnings Call
Author: 0 Must-See Quotes From Home Depot Inc.'s Earnings Call

Home Depot returned to the debt market just six months after it took out its last big loan. (The) by 15,121.1% in the second quarter . The Kdi Capital Partners Llc holds 47,332 shares with $6.35 million value, down from 66,673 last quarter.

Economia Katrina Kaif wants to be in 'Game of Thrones'
Author: 0 Katrina Kaif wants to be in 'Game of Thrones'

Don't worry, Katrina Kaif does not want to bid adieu to Bollywood . Kat is seen dressed like a Dothraki in the image and along with it she wrote, "Can I be in #gameofthrones pleeeeeasseee..." Well, like the Queen that she is, we hope she can be Queen Cersie too.

Author: 0 Intellectus Partners LLC Cuts Stake in CVS Health Corporation (CVS)

CVS Health Corporation disclosed in a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that Director Swift Richard J has sold 2,500 shares of CVS Health Corporation (CVS) in trading session dated August 16, 2017. Its down 0.24, from 0.98 in 2016Q3. Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the company.

Economia Reliance JioPhone pre-booking to start from today evening for Rs 500
Author: 0 Reliance JioPhone pre-booking to start from today evening for Rs 500

The mass market 4G phone being offered effectively free - the company takes a three year, an interest-free refundable deposit of Rs 1,500. At 5:30 p.m. You will not be required to pay security amount at the time of submission of the Aadhaar number. The company has priced the TV pack for Rs 309 per month.

Economia Sierra Club to Trump: No 'Racist Wall of Shame'
Author: 0 Sierra Club to Trump: No 'Racist Wall of Shame'

Trump warned late on Tuesday he might terminate the NAFTA trade treaty with Mexico and Canada after three-way talks failed to bridge deep differences. Trump's visit to Yuma comes as the administration readies a new push for funding to start construction of a border wall that he made a core promise in his campaign.

Economia Powerball now at 700 million dollars
Author: 0 Powerball now at 700 million dollars

Some people who buy tickets on a weekly basis are even more excited for this jackpot . It's the second-largest lottery jackpot in USA history; the cash prize would be almost $444,000,000. You'll have tax withheld according to the tax rate of where you bought the ticket, regardless of where you actually live. Now, the odds are 1 in roughly 292 million.

Economia Muslim Cyclists Biking Across Nine Countries Finally Reach Saudi Arabia for Hajj
Author: 0 Muslim Cyclists Biking Across Nine Countries Finally Reach Saudi Arabia for Hajj

The board's spokesman, Yunusa Abdullahi, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Tuesday in Kaduna that the pilgrims were transported in 17 flights. Qatar's civil aviation authority confirmed that it had received a request from the Saudi carrier for permission to land and had referred the airline to the ministry of Islamic affairs "in accordance with past practices".

Economia 45% turnout in Delhi's Bawana bypoll
Author: 0 45% turnout in Delhi's Bawana bypoll

Justice Vibhu Bakhru gave eight weeks' time to Baijal, asking him to pass another "reasoned order" after hearing out the arguments of AAP. The BJP on Wednesday urged the Chief Election Commissioner A.K. Out of these voters, 1,64,114 are males and 1,30,143 females. According to the office of the Chief Electoral Officer , the number of voters in the Bawana region are 2,94,589 voters.

Economia China Urges US to Stop 'Wrongful' Imposition of Unilateral Sanctions
Author: 0 China Urges US to Stop 'Wrongful' Imposition of Unilateral Sanctions

Still, the new South Korean president stresses the need to resume dialogue with the reclusive North, saying the final and sole objective of additional pressure and sanctions must be the peaceful resolution of the nuclear issue. Vincent Brooks, commander of US Forces Korea, said the allies should continue the war games until they "have reason not to". "No Chinese banks were targeted, but that's the next level".

Economia Uber narrows loss to US$645 mil, boosts revenue amid turmoil
Author: 0 Uber narrows loss to US$645 mil, boosts revenue amid turmoil

Adjusted net losses also fell 9 percent to $645 million, a sign that margins are improving. The steady shrinking of losses signals Uber's efforts to rein in massive spending to subsidize rates for both drivers and customers and other competitive tactics as it battles rivals in tough markets like South Asia.

Economia Rainbow Six Siege's Blood Orchid Update Delayed At Least A Week
Author: 0 Rainbow Six Siege's Blood Orchid Update Delayed At Least A Week

The game will also be 50 per cent off from 24th August - 4th September and any progress made during the free trial will carry over into the full game. To celebrate, the studio is holding a free weekend that launches this Thursday, August 24, and will conclude on Sunday, August 27. Operation Blood Orchid is due to be unveiled with a live demo at the Pro League finals on August 26 at Gamescom 2017.

Economia Investors seek Nilekani's return
Author: 0 Investors seek Nilekani's return

Separately, local business news channel CNBC TV18 citing unnamed sources, reported on Wednesday that Nilekani was set to return to Infosys , without providing specific details. Infosys' scrip plunged almost 10 per cent on Friday after Sikka's resignation. The scrip bounced back today after two days of decline and ended at Rs 877.15, up 0.42 per cent, on the BSE.

Economia Here's everything you need to know about Lowe's earnings
Author: 0 Here's everything you need to know about Lowe's earnings

Consensus estimates from analysts of Lowe's full-year earnings are $4.62 per share. The retailer now expects operating margin to rise 80 to 100 basis points in the year ending February 2, down from an earlier forecast for a 120-basis-point increase.

Economia China says new United States sanctions won't help cooperation on North Korea
Author: 0 China says new United States sanctions won't help cooperation on North Korea

Moscow has fired back at the latest round of United States sanctions targeting Russian interests, as Washington blacklisted one Russian company and four individuals for their alleged dealings with North Korea . Attorney Channing Phillips said in a statement . Earlier this month, China suspended imports of coal, iron and lead ores, and seafood products. The Treasury Department also sanctioned Dandong Zhicheng's director Chi Yupeng, a Chinese national accused of moving cash for North Korean ...

Economia US New Home Sales Unexpectedly Plunge 9.4% In July
Author: 0 US New Home Sales Unexpectedly Plunge 9.4% In July

Over the past year, inventory has shown signs of improving as the sales pace fell 8.9%, but the number of new homes for sale rose by 16.5%. This was the lowest sales reading since December 2016. "This looks bad, but note that sales over the previous three months were revised up by a total of 46K", Ian Shepherdson, chief economist for Pantheon Macro, said Wednesday.

Economia Analysts Issue Recommendations on Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (NYSE:FCAU)
Author: 0 Analysts Issue Recommendations on Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (NYSE:FCAU)

The company is now up since yesterday's close of $13.47. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 1,592,379 shares of the company's stock worth $17,405,000 after buying an additional 110,497 shares in the last quarter. If you are viewing this piece on another publication, it was copied illegally and reposted in violation of USA and global trademark & copyright legislation.

Economia Freeport McMoRan leads S&P 500 gainers as metals prices rally
Author: 0 Freeport McMoRan leads S&P 500 gainers as metals prices rally

About 19.35 million shares traded. BT Investment Management Ltd purchased a new stake in shares of Freeport-McMoran during the second quarter valued at approximately $94,821,000. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 20,568,631 shares of the natural resource company's stock valued at $247,029,000 after buying an additional 5,810,712 shares during the last quarter.

Economia Whole Foods shareholders approve $14 billion merger with Amazon
Author: 0 Whole Foods shareholders approve $14 billion merger with Amazon

Amazon has said Whole Foods stores will continue to operate under the same name as a separate unit of the company, and that Whole Foods CEO John Mackey will keep leading the brand from its headquarters in Austin, Texas. The FTC didn't say what it found or didn't find, but instead added "of course, the FTC always has the ability to investigate anticompetitive conduct should such action be warranted".

Economia Treasury Secretary's wife snipes at critic of Instagram photo
Author: 0 Treasury Secretary's wife snipes at critic of Instagram photo

Pretty sure the amount we sacrifice per year is a lot more than you'd be willing to sacrifice if the choice was yours. She was briefly named interim chief executive of Dune Entertainment when Mr Mnuchin stepped down to become treasury secretary, the Hollywood Reporter writes.

Economia North Korea faces worst starvation in two decades as United Nations sanctions bite
Author: 0 North Korea faces worst starvation in two decades as United Nations sanctions bite

The dictator was briefed about the missile manufacturing process during his tour, the official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) reported . U.S President, Donald Trump , has threatened the isolated regime with " fire and fury like the world has never seen", leading North Korea to respond with threats to launch missiles near the U.S island of Guam in the South Pacific Ocean.

Economia Columbus monument vandalized in Baltimore
Author: 0 Columbus monument vandalized in Baltimore

It shows two unidentified people taping a sign reading " The future is racial and economic justice " on the monument. "Part of our evolution is to develop new and ancient systems of democratic economics that centers in the needs of poor indigenous African-American and brown people", the narrator said.

Economia Sooners & Cowboys Get Top 10 Ranking in AP Preseason Poll
Author: 0 Sooners & Cowboys Get Top 10 Ranking in AP Preseason Poll

During his appearance on ESPN's "SportsCenter" on Monday to discuss FSU's No. 3 national ranking in the AP poll, Seminoles head coach Jimbo Fisher acknowledged that he did not vote his team No. 1 team three times and finished Nos. The Bulls, coming off an 11-2 season, are ranked No. 19. The Alabama Crimson Tide 2017 schedule is not that easy.