(Reuters) – Toshiba Corp is looking to sell a minority stake in its core semiconductor business to Western Digital Corp, a source said, in a bid to dull the blow from a looming multi-billion-dollar writedown on a U.S. nuclear acquisition. The laptops-to-engineering conglomerate, still recovering from a $1.3 billion accounting scandal, shocked investors last month […]
LONDON – Shares in Pearson, the publishing and education group, crashed 23% in UK trading on Wednesday after the company issued a profit warning and said it would sell its stake in Random House. Pearson owns a little less than half of...Show More Summary
Helsinki - Pearson cut its profit forecast for this year, signalled it will lower the dividend and announced plans to sell its stake in publisher Penguin Random House as the UK company struggles with plunging sales of textbooks in the US. Show More Summary
The United Methodist Children’s Home sent out the following press release this evening. It notes that the sale will help support the growing needs of children and families in crisis. It also states that there is no timeline or specific buyer or plan to sell the property at this time. Decaturish first reported the possibly of […]
In need of working capital for your business? Perhaps you need to let go of some properties. In this case, you're looking at selling your house. But how can you make your home more pleasing so you can sell it fast and get that cash for your business? Simple: fix up that kitchen. Here's how..
What were the Top 10 best selling video games in America, Japan and Europe this past week? Thanks to Amazon online sales data here are the video games that are the hottest worldwide right now. What follows is a listing of the Top 10 bestsellers per region, for all systems combined. North America’s Top 10...
Capcom is currently selling Season Passes for Resident Evil 7 well ahead of the game's release. It will grant gamers access to multiple pieces of DLC that will unlock over the course of time for the home console and PC versions of the game.
When President-elect Donald Trump nominated Rep. Ryan Zinke (R-Mont.) to become interior secretary, the freshman congressman’s record as a lifelong hunter and fisher became a major selling point. He sold himself as a Theodore Roosevelt fanboy. Show More Summary
By David Lawder WASHINGTON, Jan 17 (Reuters) – Wilbur Ross, President-elect Donald Trump’s nominee for Commerce Secretary, has pledged to sell his stake in his main private equity firm and resign from corporate boards but will keep his interests in mortgage lending and shipping. Show More Summary
Hoping to build on the success of Season 1, arts network Ovation TV has acquired U.S. premiere rights to the second season of hit series Versailles, from Banijay Rights, the international distribution arm of Banijay Group. The series...Show More Summary
Politico reports: Deep-pocketed donors face a decision on Wednesday night: whether to dine with the Vice President-elect at the National Portrait Gallery, or enjoy an “intimate policy discussion” with incoming Cabinet appointees at an exclusive dinner at the Library of Congress. Show More Summary
Ian Thorpe, the Olympic freestyle champion known as the Thorpedo, may not have set a record for a speedy sale, but he did sell his home in the Laurel Canyon area of Hollywood Hills for its asking price of $950,000. The hillside home, which sold in 55 days, was built in 1961 and was first owned...
Zeotap, a startup that helps telecom companies sell their data to advertisers, announced today that it has raised €12 million in Series B funding (that’s just under $13 million). Co-founder and Chief Product Officer Projjol Banerjea told me that while there’s “decent data” available for online advertisers targeting desktop users, things are shakier on the mobile… Read More
The Google Store is no longer selling the second-generation Moto 360, though you can still buy the Android Wear watch elsewhere.
Thomas Tull is exiting Legendary Entertainment a year after selling the company to China's richest man.
Finding a classy way to show off a traditional point-and-click RPG in a trailer is hard. And that's what makes inXile's solution so perfect. instead of showing off the action, the trailer lets you playthrough one of the game's side-quests. More »
A consortium led by RON Transatlantic and HNA Capital of China is buying SkyBridge Capital.
In 1971 Neil Young went to a record store and discovered they were selling bootleg LPs of his music. Young asked the clerk why the record store was carrying the bootlegs. The clerk played dumb ("I don't listen to records, so I don't know. I listen to tapes.") Young didn't like it and called the owner and told him he planned to take the LPs without paying for them.
Ghost Note Coffee plans to open in March Changes are afoot at Broadcast Coffee’s Capitol Hill location (1623 Bellevue Ave). Chainlet owner Barry Faught is selling the cafe to friends Lee Hampton and Christos Andrews, who will open Ghost Note Coffee in its place. Show More Summary
Hewlett Packard Enterprise, which split off from HP in 2015, today announced its latest acquisition, SimpliVity, a company that sells data center hardware that unites computing power and storage, which traditionally have been sold separately. HPE paid $650 million in cash for SimpliVity, and the deal is expected to close in the second quarter of […]