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Wall St. Dips as a trade barrier weighs; Netflix tumbles

(Reuters) – US stock indices were indexed lower on Thursday, as investors were waiting for more development around the trade, while Netflix showed a surprise solution in US subscribers and kicked in profits for the FAANG group of shares in a sour note. Traders working on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York, USA, July 2, …

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Aurora Cannabis shares slip after BofA downgrade on cash burn concerns

Aurora Cannabis Inc. shares fell 2.3% at the beginning of trading Thursday after BofA Merrill Lynch downgraded the stock to neutral from purchase and lowered its market price target to $ 8 from $ 10 on concerns over its cash flow. "Aurora has emerged as one of the best operators in the cannabis industry, with the industry's leading scale and …

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KLM asked nursing mother to cover up to be respectful of cultures

Royal Dutch Airlines (KLM) faces criticism after asking a woman who is breastfeeding on her plan to cover up "being respectful of other cultures". Shelby Angel was breastfeeding her one-year-old daughter on a flight from San Francisco to Amsterdam last month when a female flight attendant tried to give her a blanket, Angel wrote in a Sunday Facebook post. Read …

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I worked at an Amazon follow-up center; They treat workers as robots

A group of workers with their fists in solidarity holds a crumpled sign: "We are not humans robots!" They and others at an Amazon store in Minnesota protested in March and July Amazon's Prime Days. They spoke against the daily dehumanizing reality in their workplace. If your only interaction with Amazon is packages coming to your door, it may be …

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What to expect from GM's sports car overhaul

Autoplay Show Thumbnails Show Captions Last SlideNext Slide Story Highlights The eight-generation Corvette will debut on the evening of July 18. The Corvette is considered by classic-car insurer Hagerty to be the most collectible car of all-time Rumors are flying that GM could introduce a 1,000-horsepower edition of the 'Vette. Nearly seven decades after its debut, the Corvette is getting …

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SAP: Europe's largest technology company is harmed by the trade war

On Thursday, German business software company SAP said earnings for the second quarter fell by 21% to EUR 827 million ($ 930 million) due to restructuring costs and trade uncertainty. SAP's software license revenue fell by 5% due to "trade-related uncertainty in Asia," said the company's finance manager Luka Mucic. Investors had expected better earnings and shares in the company …

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Japan Has FATF Green Light to Create 'SWIFT Network' for Crypto: Report

Japan is said to be leading the creation of an international cryptocurrency payments network similar to banking network SWIFT. A report from Reuters on Thursday cites a source familiar with the effort as saying that the network is aimed at combat money laundering and was approved last month by the Financial Action Task Force (FATF). A team from the international …

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Warehousing on trade, profitability; US government returns fall by Reuters

© Reuters. A man looks at a stock exchange card outside a Tokyo broker By Tomo Uetake TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian stock markets fell on Thursday when Wall Street shares fell on early signs that US-China trade war could hurt [19659004] MSCI's widest Asia-Pacific index outside Japan withdrew 0.3%, while the Tokyo guideline was 2.0%, the largest one-day four-month case …

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Microsoft demos its bid to create "secure" voting systems

Once you have cast your vote with either the Surface or the Controller, ElectionGuard uses homomorphic encryption to count the poll while encrypting the data. It also offers a tracking code that voters can enter on the web to verify that their voice was both counted and not changed. And yes there will be a paper track. A separate paper …

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