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Amazon said to launch mobile ads, in threat to Google, Facebook

Amazon.com Inc has hit on a new way to grab a chunk of the 9 billion digital advertising market now dominated by Google and Facebook Inc: sell video spots on the e-commerce giant’s smartphone shopping app. Amazon.com Inc has hit on a new way to grab a chunk of the $129 billion digital advertising market now dominated by Google and Facebook Inc: sell video ... Read More »

IIMs face fresh threat to autonomy as HRD ministry seeks more control

HRD minister Prakash Javadekar. The HRD ministry is deliberating whether the government should have a say on the appointment of an IIM chairman. Photo: Pradeep Gaur/Mint New Delhi: The government is framing rules to partially control how the Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) function to curb potential misuse of the powers accorded to the board of the elite B-schools under the ... Read More »

Poker-Winning Machine Is No Threat to Humans

I didn’t worry too much when computers beat humans at checkers, chess, or Go. It was, after all, only a matter of time before someone built a powerful computer with a vast database of known game situations. But now that machines are beating professionals at poker – a game of imperfect information – a question must be asked: Is artificial ... Read More »

What ingredients can help combat the threat of continual infection?

a new study by means of the college of Liverpool’s Institute of ageing and persistent disease has diagnosedmeals stuffs that could help save you persistent irritation that contributes to many leading reasons of death. inflammation takes place evidently inside the frame but whilst it is going incorrect or goes on too long, it is able to trigger sickness tactics. out ... Read More »

Toy maker Maisto’s internet site pushed developing CryptXXX ransomware threat

Attackers are aggressively pushing a brand new record-encrypting ransomware application known asCryptXXX by way of compromising web sites, the brand new sufferer being U.S. toy maker Maisto.thankfully, there may be a tool which could help users decrypt CryptXXX affected files without cost. protection researchers from Malwarebytes suggested Thursday that maisto.com was infected with malicious JavaScript that loaded the Angler exploit ... Read More »

Dollar strength posing a threat to company profits

As the thick of earnings season begins this week, be prepared to hear that the strong U.S. dollar is the culprit behind many disappointments. This will be a tough year for earnings partly due to continued dollar strength, said Steve Wood, chief market strategist at Russell Investments. The dollar index, which measures the greenback against a basket of global currencies, ... Read More »

Dollar strength posing a threat to company profits

As the thick of earnings season begins this week, be prepared to hear that the strong U.S. dollar is the culprit behind many disappointments. This will be a tough year for earnings partly due to continued dollar strength, said Steve Wood, chief market strategist at Russell Investments. The dollar index, which measures the greenback against a basket of global currencies, ... Read More »