Jay Jaffe: Inside the career that earned Mike Piazza a spot in ... - SI.com Piazza took to the Big Apple and became the centerpiece of the Mets ... goes back to 1988) to measure the percentage of strikes on pitches not ... 07/23/2016 - 11:17 am | View Link
Inside the career that earned Mike Piazza a spot in Cooperstown - SI.com Piazza took to the Big Apple and became the centerpiece of the Mets ... goes back to 1988) to measure the percentage of strikes on pitches not ... 07/23/2016 - 11:09 am | View Link
15 weird food pairings that work - Brisbane Times The nutty, slightly salty peanut butter strikes a perfect balance with ... 3. Peanut butter and apple Peanut butter's smooth, nutty flavour also 07/23/2016 - 10:07 am | View Link
San Francisco Giants regain winning ways, beat New York Yankees in ... - San Jose Mercury News But in the Big Apple, the worm finally turned. ... two walks to start the 10th. The first one came after he had two strikes on Aaron Hicks, who 07/23/2016 - 8:55 am | View Link
Portland Timbers 1-2 LA Galaxy: Robbie Keane strikes in Galaxy win - Sky Sports On Sunday at 6pm, Big Apple rivals clash again as New York Red Bulls host New York City FC. Later that evening, Sporting Kansas City face... 07/23/2016 - 6:05 am | View Link
Pokémon Go captures Apple record for first-week downloads The Observatory said at least 104 civilians have died from air strikes since the start of the Manbij offensive in late May. All those downloads could add up to big bucks for Apple, which gets a cut from each in-app purchase of Pokéballs and other gear. 07/22/2016 - 10:03 am | View Link
AAPL Stock: Pokémon Go Could Be Big for Apple Stock Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL) can make a proverbial manure load of dollars from “Pokémon Go.” The Pokémon Go app became available barely a week ago and already it’s made tsunami-sized social media waves worldwide. But the effects aren’t limited to ... 07/22/2016 - 2:22 am | View Link
Apple’s Metal API and World of Warcraft running at 5K resolution It strikes a good balance for me between luscious eye candy, and very solid performance whether I'm out questing or gathering, or battling the evil and filthy Alliance in battlegrounds. All in all, I think that the performance of World of Warcraft at the ... 07/21/2016 - 8:25 am | View Link
S&P 500's record highs held back by Apple's falling stock price ENERGY: Benchmark U.S. oil futures slipped. -Turkish air base used by USA aircraft to launch strikes against Islamic State. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 rose 0.3 percent. The link between earnings and stock market returns is more tenuous than one might think. 07/20/2016 - 11:29 pm | View Link
Blog: After 3 strikes in China, what’s next for Apple? Since April, Apple has faced a series of legal and regulatory hurdles in China that continue to undermine its competitive position in a market that is its second largest and key to future growth as global demand for smartphones weakens. The most recent ... 07/10/2016 - 9:00 pm | View Link
#Hairgate strikes as Apple’s iPhone 6 starts plucking ... Just as Apple’s embarrassing #bendgate issues were receding from the headlines, a newer – and more painful – problem has emerged regarding its new set of iPhone ... 07/19/2016 - 4:39 am | View Website
Apple Accessories Redesigned around a built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery, all three Apple accessories completely eliminate the need for disposable batteries. 07/19/2016 - 12:07 am | View Website
Music Memos Music Memos An app to capture your song ideas. Whenever inspiration strikes. Download Music Memos free 07/18/2016 - 7:42 pm | View Website
Apple Rejects App That Tracks U.S. Drone Strikes | WIRED A mockup of developer Josh Begley’s drone-strike app for iOS. Begley’s app is unlikely to be the next Angry Birds or Draw Something. It’s deliberately threadbare. 07/18/2016 - 12:04 pm | View Website
Hack Brief: Ransomware Strikes Apple’s OS X for the First ... While ransomware has been a growing cause for concern—including one recent high-profile incident at a Hollywood hospital—until now Apple devices hadn’t had the ... 07/16/2016 - 8:53 am | View Website
Image source: Getty Images. Investing in companies with above-average dividend yields can be an effective strategy to rake in superior returns. However, not every company with a tempting yield is a smart purchase. Far from it, in fact: Investing in businesses with deteriorating fundamentals can be an enormously expensive mistake, no matter how good the dividend looks today.
The slight increase that stocks logged last week was still enough to keep indexes at record highs as earnings season rolls on. The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJINDICES: ^DJI) and the S&P 500 (SNPINDEX: ^GSPC) are now each up by more than 6%, year-to-date.^DJI data by YChartsContinue reading
China has an interesting little problem with the yuan exchange rate. Yes, we know, half the US is screaming at them that they're a currency manipulator and for this they must be punished. And it's entirely true - they are a currency manipulator. However, that manipulation is in the opposite 
Banking in 2016. Image source: iStock/Thinkstock. The so-called fintech revolution isn't turning out to be the threat to banks that many people once believed. If anything, in fact, big banks have coopted it to extend their own competitive advantages. You can get a sense for this by looking at how many customers of traditional banks regularly use the banks' mobile apps.
Image source: Getty Images. The marijuana industry has been on an incredible ride over the past 20 years, and it appears as if that ride could pick up steam once again come November. As it stands now, half of all U. S. states have legalized the use of medical marijuana, including Pennsylvania and Ohio, which both recently legalized medicinal marijuana entirely through the legislative process (i.e., without putting the issue on a ballot for citizens to vote on).
Image source: Getty Images. Shocking, I know. But car makers aren't the only ones turning to electricity to charge up their industry. NASA, as part of its New Aviation Horizons initiative, is devoting millions over the next 10 years to improving energy efficiency in commercial aviation, including the development of hybrid electric aircraft.