Monthly Archives: February 2014

NXP Semiconductors And The Union Respond To Recent Salary Dispute

By Pim Keulen: Yesterday, Seeking Alpha published my article regarding a dispute between NXP Semiconductors (NXPI) and the unions in the Netherlands. Soon after the article was published, the company’s Head of Global Corporate Communications, Mr. Pieter van Nuenen, contacted … Continue reading

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The REAL reason why Arsenal failed to sign a striker in January

The REAL reason why Arsenal failed to sign a striker in January – originally posted on Soccerlens.com Arsenal fans everywhere bemoaned Arsene Wenger’s lack of activity in the January transfer window, with the majority wondering why on earth the Frenchman … Continue reading

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Vietnamese foodie hot spot Dalat joins downtown Plano parade – CultureMap Dallas

Vietnamese foodie hot spot Dalat joins downtown Plano paradeCultureMap DallasThe gentrification of old downtown Plano continues with the addition of another concept near-and-dear to foodie hearts: Dalat, the Vietnamese restaurant on Fitzhugh that's a late-night foodie favorite. Dalat will open … Continue reading

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Yahoo’s Shock At ‘Webcam Spying Violation’ – Sky News

Metro Yahoo's Shock At 'Webcam Spying Violation'Sky NewsThe alleged activities by intelligence agencies in Britain and the US are described as "creepy" by civil liberties campaigners. 12:11am UK, Friday 28 February 2014. A webcam positioned in front of a danger … Continue reading

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German court rejects 1.6 billion euro claim vs Apple by IPCom

MANNHEIM, Germany (Reuters) – A German court on Friday dismissed a lawsuit filed against Apple by German patent manager IPCom claiming 1.57 billion euros ($ 2.15 billion) in damages. The claim concerned a mobile telephone patent that enables mobile phones … Continue reading

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Mt Gox files for bankruptcy protection

Move by Tokyo-based Bitcoin exchange could leave investors to seek court-led restructuring with long wait for payout Asia homepage

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Toronto Dominion Bank: Excellent Retail Banking Results Will Drive Dividend Growth

By Kenny Yang: Toronto Dominion Bank (TD), commonly known as TD, surprised investors with a larger than expected dividend increase today. The bank increased its quarterly dividend by 9.3% from $ 0.43/share to $ 0.47/share after announcing its earnings for … Continue reading

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Tottenham vs Cardiff: A must-win for the hosts

Tottenham vs Cardiff: A must-win for the hosts – originally posted on Soccerlens.com Tottenham take on Cardiff at White Hart Lane on Sunday with pressure on the hosts to gain three points. With a six-point gap between Spurs in fifth … Continue reading

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Ukraine accuses Russia of ‘armed invasion’ after Crimea airports blockaded – Telegraph.co.uk

Irish Independent Ukraine accuses Russia of 'armed invasion' after Crimea airports blockadedTelegraph.co.ukUkraine accused Russia of staging an "armed invasion" of Crimea on Friday as the ex-Soviet state's ousted leader prepared to emerge defiant from five days of hiding after winning … Continue reading

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Oscar favorite ‘Frozen’ leads red-hot animation field

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – The first Academy Award for an animated feature film was a special honor given to Walt Disney in 1939 for the innovation of “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs.” Child actress Shirley Temple presented Disney with … Continue reading

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