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Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) announces Anne Doss as head of insurance division


Wells Fargo & Company(NYSE:WFC) declared  Anne Doss as head of its personal and small- business insurance division. Anne Doss is set take new position in the first month of the next year as the largest U.S. home lender builds its unit that helps...  [...]

Basic Materials Recap: McMoRan Exploration and Plains Exploration & Production Being Bought by Freeport-McRoRan (NYSE:FCX)


Plains Exploration & Production Co. (PXP) shares rallied 25% to $44.99 along with stock of McMoRan Exploration Co. (NYSE:MMR) which surged 77% to $14.99 on news that both oil and gas exploration firms have decided to be purchased by Freeport-McMoRan...  [...]

Healthcare Highlights: Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) Drug Shows Positive Results against Breast Cancer, Lpath, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPTN) Gets Patent Another from EPO


Lpath, Inc. (NASDAQ :LPTN), the Biotech lipid-targeted therapeutics industry leader, got official notice from European Patent Office (EPO) that the firm has been allotted a key patent covering monoclonal antibodies against sphingosine-1-phosphate (S1P),...  [...]

AT&T Inc (NYSE:T) makes a donation of $20,000 to American Heart Association


AT&T Inc (NYSE:T) yesterday made a donation of $20,000 to the American Heart Association’s Charlotte chapter, making it the biggest donation thus far to the organization’s 2013 settlement. “My Heart My Life” is a campaign that...  [...]

MWA uses Cisco Systems, Inc’s (NASDAQ:CSCO) technology to build world’s largest radio telescope


Cisco Systems, Inc (NASDAQ:CSCO) declared that its commercial-off-the-shelf technology from its next generation data centre group will be used by the Murchison Widefield Array (MWA) for setting up the  innovative radio telescope in Western Australia. The...  [...]

Ford Motor (NYSE:F) to make new history, introducing eight new models in India

Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) today unveiled a plan launch eight new cars in India by mid-decade as part of a plan to aggressively grow its tiny share of Asia’s third-largest car market and catch up with rivals. US car giant,which controls not more than...  [...]

Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL) releases Thunderbolt Firmware Update v1.1, still getting complaints

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has rolled out a Thunderbolt Firmware update for mid-2012 MacBook Pros to solve problems related to Thunderbolt storage and cable compatibility. Those issues, however, are still reportedly not removed from Apple’s iMacs. After...  [...]

Man from Broxbourne arrested for Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) comment

A man who posted an inappropriate comment on a Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) memorial page has been arrested after the road deaths of three teenagers in Hertfordshire. The 37-year-old from Broxbourne was arrested yesterday on doubt of hateful communication....  [...]

Dropbox Investigates A Possible Hack, Finds Nothing


Dropbox, the online file hosting service has been investigating a possible security flaw in their service since last week. However, according to an update the ongoing probe does not present any evidence that their systems have been infiltrated. The company...  [...]

Facebook Inc (FB), Privacy Laws and Cyber Predators


Louisiana has recently adopted a new law which would require convicted sex offenders to disclose their criminal status on Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) and other social networks before they can sign up. This is one of the first laws of this kind to be adopted...  [...]