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Tech industry"s persistent claim of worker shortage may be phony

Alice Tornquist, a Washington lobbyist for the high-tech firm Qualcomm, took the stage at a recent Qualcomm-underwritten conference to remind her audience that companies like hers face a dire shortage of university graduates in engineering. The urgent rem.....»»

Category: topSource: latimes20 min. ago

We"re re-negotiating all contracts to optimise costs: Akhilesh Joshi

Interview with CEO, Hindustan Zinc.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standard37 min. ago

Godrej Consumer eyes more overseas buys

Looks at Asia, Latin America and Africa.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standard37 min. ago

"75% of Indian population unaware of hepatitis"

Experts say hepatitis is 28 times more dangerous than AIDS due to the absence of symptoms.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standard37 min. ago

New drug may boost brain power in Alzheimer"s patients

A new drug to treat Alzheimer's disease may be four times more effective than the current medication in improving the brain power of patients, Australian researchers say. Preliminary results from the drug trial of Anavex 2-73 in Alfred Health ........»»

Category: topSource: business-standard37 min. ago

RBI"s communication strategy under a cloud

Most media houses went by the revised release as anyway they were not present at the function and did not know what Rajan had actually said.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standard37 min. ago

Some Midwest farmers" crops falter in record rains

A summer full of heavy rainfall is expected to lead to big corn and soybean crop losses for farmers in several Midwestern states......»»

Category: marketSource: foxnews53 min. ago

Samsung"s Smartphone Success Is Racing Towards Danger

This week saw Samsung post its fifth quarterly drop in profits in a row, and the biggest drag on the company line? The mobile division, which saw profits fall by 37.6%. If Samsung's quarterly reports follow their annual cycle, Q3 is going to see another d.....»»

Category: topSource: forbes54 min. ago

Will Clorox (CLX) Q4 Earnings Meet Investors" Expectations? - Analyst Blog

The Clorox CompanyCLX is slated to report fourth quarter fiscal 2015 results on Aug 3, before the opening bell. In the last quarter, the company delivered a negative earnings surprise of 1.8%. Let's see how things are shaping up.....»»

Category: blogSource: nasdaq1 hr. 19 min. ago

Rite Aid"s (RAD) July Comps Rise 2.4% on Strategic Initiatives - Analyst Blog

Drugstore chain retailer Rite Aid CorporationRAD reported healthy sales results for the month of July. The company's comparable store sales (comps) for the four weeks ended Jul 25, 2015 rose 2.4% year over year, reflecting an increase in front.....»»

Category: blogSource: nasdaq1 hr. 19 min. ago

What"s in Store for Papa John"s (PZZA) in Q2 Earnings? - Analyst Blog

Papa John's International Inc.PZZA is set to report second quarter 2015 results on Aug 4, 2015 after the market closes. Last quarter, the company posted a positive earnings surprise of 5.77%. The company's earnings have beaten the Zacks Consensus.....»»

Category: blogSource: nasdaq1 hr. 19 min. ago

Will Strong RevPAR Drive Hyatt Hotels" (H) Q2 Earnings? - Analyst Blog

Hyatt Hotels CorporationH is set to report second quarter 2015 results on Aug 4, before the market opens. Last quarter, the company posted a positive earnings surprise of 38.89%. Let's see how things are shaping up for this announcement.Factors.....»»

Category: blogSource: nasdaq1 hr. 19 min. ago

Amazon"s "Top Gear"-Inspired Show Could Be One Big Ad For Retail Products

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) is developing a brand-new show with former "Top Gear" hosts Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May. Latest Ratings for AMZN DateFirmActionFromTo Jul 2015Stifel NicolausUpgradesHoldBuy Jul 2015BarclaysUpgradesEq.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzinga1 hr. 19 min. ago

Why Reed Hastings" Equating Netflix With Pixar "Is A Bit Of A Stretch"

Why Reed Hastings" Equating Netflix With Pixar "Is A Bit Of A Stretch".....»»

Category: blogSource: benzinga1 hr. 19 min. ago

What"s Coming For Cisco? The Street Weighs In

Latest Ratings for CSCO DateFirmActionFromTo Jun 2015Deutsche BankMaintainsBuy Jun 2015WedbushMaintainsOutperform Jun 2015NomuraInitiates Coverage onNeutral View More Analyst Ratings for CSCO View the Latest Analyst Ratings.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzinga1 hr. 19 min. ago

A Periodic Table Surprise: The One Element In Stars That Isn"t On Earth

Technetium is formed naturally by the stars - but you won't find it on Earth, or any other planet. Technetium is formed naturally by the stars - but you won't find it on Earth, or any other planet......»»

Category: topSource: forbes1 hr. 19 min. ago

Rome Travel Guide: LDV Founder John Meadow on Where to Eat, Drink, and Shop in Italy"s Capital

The man behind American Cut, Scarpetta, and No. 8 on the finest things Rome has to offer—from the cacio e pepe at Ristorante Dal Bolognese to the Aperol spritz at Hotel de Russie and beyond. The man behind American Cut, Scarpetta, and No. 8 on the.....»»

Category: topSource: forbes1 hr. 19 min. ago

Box Office: Tom Cruise"s "Mission: Impossible 5" Nabs Near-Record $20.3M Friday

Image from 'Mission: Impossible Rogue Nation,' courtesy of Paramount Pictures As I like to mention from time to time, Tom Cruise's peak stardom period (1992-2005) was at least partially an era when $60 million was a big budget, $200m worldwide was an unqu.....»»

Category: topSource: forbes1 hr. 19 min. ago

Forbes" College Rankings: A Critique

How does Forbes' Top Colleges ranking formula stack up with other lists? What makes a good metric? How does Forbes' Top Colleges ranking formula stack up with other lists? What makes a good metric?.....»»

Category: topSource: forbes1 hr. 19 min. ago

Inside The Lavish Royal Wedding Of Beatrice Borromeo And Princess Grace"s Grandson, Pierre Casiraghi

The nuptials of Stephan Casiraghi, the youngest son of Princess Caroline of Monaco and grandson of Grace Kelly, with Beatrice Borromeo, whose family sits among Italy's most ancient and aristocratic and whose spectacular taste has delighted the fashion wor.....»»

Category: topSource: forbes1 hr. 19 min. ago