US medicine spending shows rare dip Total U.S. spending on prescription medicines declined last year, a first in more than half a century. The dip was 1 percent, to $325.8 billion — a 3.5 percent drop after accounting for population growth and economic expansion, according to the IMS Institute for Healthcare Informatics. More
Microsoft may buy Barnes & Noble's Nook unit for $1 billion According to internal documents obtained by the website TechCrunch, Microsoft has offered $1 billion for the digital assets of Nook Media, Barnes & Noble's digital book venture. According to internal documents obtained by the website TechCrunch, Microsoft has offered $1 billion for the digital assets of Nook Media, Barnes & Noble's digital book venture. More
US casino revenue up nearly 5 percent in 2012 Things are looking up for most of the nation’s commercial casinos, as gambling revenue increased by nearly 5 percent last year and jobs held roughly steady. According to the annual survey of casinos by the American Gaming Association, America’s nontribal casinos took in $37.3 billion from gamblers last year, an increase of 4.8 percent over 2011. More
YouTube Claims Victory Over TV - Battle Won With One Billion Visitors Per Month With more than one billion unique visitors every month, YouTube asserted last night that the battle between television and the online video giant is over. YouTube claimed victory with six billion views per month. According to the Wall Street Journal, which cited Mark Mahaney's estimates, a stock analyst at RBC Capital Markets, that YouTube generated about $4 billion in revenue in 2012, up from $2.5 billion in 2011. More
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Buffett invests $5-billion in Bank of America Warren Buffett has thrown a lifeline to the Bank of America, nnouncing he would invest $5-billion in the beleaguered United States banking giant. Billionaire Warren Buffett threw a lifeline to the Bank of America (BofA) on Thursday, announcing he would ... 08/25/2011 - 7:18 pm | View Link
Warren Buffett Invests $5 Billion in Bank of America Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. will invest $5 billion in Bank of America to keep the company afloat after subprime mortgage-related losses left the lender low on capital. Bank of America announced the investment Thursday, saying it would sell ... 08/25/2011 - 11:25 am | View Link
Warren Buffett invests $5 billion in Bank of America NEW YORK (AP) -- Warren Buffett is coming to the rescue of another fallen giant. Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway announced Thursday that it would invest $5 billion in Bank of America Corp., giving a much-needed vote of confidence in the struggling bank. 08/25/2011 - 10:25 am | View Link
Buffett invests $5 billion in Bank of America NEW YORK (AP) — Warren Buffett is coming to the rescue of another fallen giant. Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway announced Thursday that it would invest $5 billion in Bank of America Corp., giving a much-needed vote of confidence in the struggling bank. 08/25/2011 - 5:27 am | View Link
BofA shares soar after Buffett invests $5 billion CHARLOTTE, North Carolina (AP) — Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway is investing $5 billion in Bank of America, sending its shares soaring by 24 percent. Buffett said Thursday he had called Moynihan to ask about investing because he considered Bank of ... 08/25/2011 - 3:37 am | View Link
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A new weather satellite just beamed its first image of Earth back home, and it is beautiful
Europe's MSG-4 satellite captured the colorful view of Earth from its position in geostationary orbit. The weather satellite's new image of Earth, which shows the greens and browns of Africa and Europe, is the craft's first image of the planet, released on August 4.
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MSG-4 is currently in a six month commissioning phase of its mission after the craft launched to space on July 15
Once MSG-4 finishes up its commissioning, it will be re-named Meteosat-11 and will hang out in space, in a sort of hibernation, until one of the other Meteosats needs to be replaced.
Does your iPhone case need a style upgrade? Never fear — you can pick a new one up on Etsy today. And it will only cost you $19,500.
Etsy shop GoldAdore, which sells vintage jewelry and precious stones, is offering a phone case made of — what else — solid gold and diamonds.