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When music stops for Oracle CEO dance, Catz may grab Ellison’s chair : analysts

By Jeffrey Dastin and Sam Adams NEW YORK (Reuters) – If Larry Ellison sailed off on his yacht for good tomorrow, who would really run Oracle Corp ? Reuters asked a cast of Wall Streets analysts, and the verdict is … Continue reading

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‘Anti-router’ stops drones, cameras, and Google Glass from connecting to Wi-Fi networks

Are you paranoid that strangers are using drones, security cameras, hidden microphones, or even Google Glass to spy on you? Just stick it into a power outlet and watch as it sounds an alarm whenever such a surveillance device enters … Continue reading

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Gaza war stops director attending Sarajevo film festival: organizers

SARAJEVO (Reuters) – Two Gaza directors won an award at Sarajevo’s film festival, though the conflict raging in their home stopped one of them from coming to receive his part of the prize, said organizers. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Amazon stops some Disney movie preorders – WSJ

Amazon.com Inc has halted pre-orders of some Disney movies, the Wall Street Journal reported, in what appears to be another contract dispute after the online retailer began a protracted spat with publisher Hachette Book Group this year. Amazon has been … Continue reading

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Amazon stops some Disney movie preorders: WSJ

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Amazon.com has halted pre-orders of some Disney movies, the Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday, in what appears to be another contract dispute after the online giant began a protracted spat with publisher Hachette Book Group … Continue reading

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When crime stops paying

To an economist, tougher sentencing in the wake of the 2011 riots offers a fascinating natural experiment Asia homepage

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Google, other big companies to pay to use San Francisco bus stops

By Sarah McBride SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Google Inc and other big technology companies that rely on private commuter buses to ferry workers around will now pay the city of San Francisco fees to use city bus stops, the city … Continue reading

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Britain stops U.S. pop singer’s export of Jane Austen ring

LONDON (Reuters) – A campaign to prevent U.S. pop singer Kelly Clarkson from taking a ring owned by 19th century novelist Jane Austen out of Britain has raised enough money to save it, a museum said on Monday. Reuters: Entertainment … Continue reading

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Activision says U.S. court stops $8.2 billion deal with Vivendi

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – A U.S. court has handed down a preliminary decision to halt the closing of Vivendi SA's $ 8.2 billion deal to sell most of its stake in Activision Blizzard Inc back to the U.S. company, the … Continue reading

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ON Semiconductor – If It Stops Getting Worse, It Could Get So Much Better

By Stephen Simpson, CFA: In Hollywood, asking “How can it get any worse?” aloud is a sure way to get either a comedic or horrific answer in the next scene. In the case of large chip maker ON Semiconductor (ONNN), … Continue reading

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