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Solid Spain recovery will smooth budget road By Paul Day and Andrés González MADRID (Reuters) - Spain's economy is on a strong enough recovery path to achieve three more years of deficit reduction without further spending cuts or tax hikes, the treasury minister told Reuters. Helped by exports, the outlook for Spain has improved and Treasury Minister Cristobal Montoro rejected calls for the European Central Bank, which recently cut its ... 11/20/2013 - 5:04 am | View Link
Merkel buries euro bonds as summit tension rises (From L) Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy ... However Germany, the EU's biggest economy and paymaster, appeared ready to budge on using the euro zone's rescue funds more flexibly to help banks and reassure investors spooked by an increased risk ... 06/26/2012 - 3:03 pm | View Link
Merkel buries euro bonds as summit tension rises However Germany, the EU's biggest economy and paymaster, appeared ready to budge on using the euro zone's rescue funds more flexibly to ... The provision has scared investors off buying Spanish debt since Madrid was promised a bailout of up ... 06/26/2012 - 11:39 am | View Link
Gold rises on physical demand, euro uncertainty tracked gains in U.S. equities and the euro following their declines on Monday when some investors said the European financial rescue of Spanish banks was too small. Signs of a worsening European crisis, surging Spanish bond yields and a key ... 06/12/2012 - 8:37 am | View Link
The Euro Rises on Spanish Rescue, Stocks Next In what looks like a positive initial reaction by markets to the bailout of Spain, agreed at the weekend, the Euro has risen 1% against the dollar. US stock futures are also up. The Bangkok Times reported shortly after markets opened: “The ... 06/10/2012 - 2:27 pm | View Link
Euro rises as Spain hails eurozone lifeline for banks "Progress in these areas will be closely and regularly reviewed," they said in their statement. Most Spanish newspapers' headlined the word "Rescue," although some sought to soften the blow. "Rescue without humiliation," insisted the conservative daily El ... 06/10/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
The carrier M&A rumor mill is again spinning at full speed. This time, according to the Wall Street Journal, Sprint is revisiting the idea of acquiring of T-Mobile,, something Sprint wasn’t in position to do before SoftBank took control of the company.
The Journal’s unnamed sources say Sprint is only weighing a bid and hasn’t decided whether the deal would meet the regulatory test.
For those who want to switch email providers — we're looking at you, Yahoo Mail users affected by this week's massive outage — there hasn't been a seamless way to do so
Now, as a part of an effort to lure more users to its platform, Microsoft introduced a tool that easily imports your Gmail account to Outlook.com, previously known as Hotmail.
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In an official Microsoft blog post, the company outlined a few steps to connect Gmail accounts (using OAuth) to Outlook.com accounts.
Even after 40 years of service, X-ray computed tomography (better known as CT scans) can be a challenge to capture. If the patient moves even a nudge, the image will come out blurry. But with GE's new Revolution CT, doctors will be able to image the entirety of your innards in the span of a single heartbeat.
Valley venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins’ aggressive bet on cleantech has turned out to be a major driving force behind its struggles and recent shakeup. We’ve covered the topic many times (see the dangers of righteous investing) but Pandodaily nicely captured this week the essence of what’s at stake for Kleiner’s leader John Doerr — the guy who ushered Kleiner into its internet investing heights of the 90′s and led the decision to go whole hog into cleantech in recent years — if he can’t right the ship.
However, underlying Kleiner’s cleantech missteps is the reality of the short comings of traditional venture capital itself.
Verizon is close to inking a deal with Intel to buy the chip maker’s yet-to-be launched online TV service OnCue, according to a Bloomberg report. Intel originally planned to launch the service by the end of the year, but the company’s new CEO Brian Krzanich decided that Intel shouldn’t be in the TV business, after all.
First it was rumors of Google building ARM-based servers, and now a post on the blog dedicated to Facebook’s HipHop Virtual Machine for PHP
code notes how its translation engine plays a “crucial in our efforts to get hhvm running on ARM processors.” Indeed if Facebook wants to implement ARM-based cores it will have to ensure its hhvm code runs on top of them.