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Charter Communications has acquired Time Warner Cable in a deal worth $78.7 billion to take on the country's largest cable operator, Comcast Corp.
The deal will see the two companies — which are the second and third largest cable operators in the U.S. — merge in a new company called New Charter. The new company will be one of the largest pay TV and broadband operators in the U.S.
Charter is paying $55.3 billion in cash and stock, and the rest of the price comes through Charter taking on some of Time Warner Cable's debt.
Jony Ive, former senior VP of design at Apple, is now the company's first Chief Design Officer. He will still oversee Apple hardware and software, albeit less directly, focusing more on bigger-picture projects.
According to an all-staff email written by Tim Cook, leaked by 9to5Mac, "Jony will remain responsible for all of our design, focusing entirely on current design projects, new ideas, and future initiatives."
The board selected Steamboat Sotheby’s International Realty broker Ulrich Salzgeber from 15 applicants to be the new CEO; Salzgeber will work to set policy and organize continuing education and certification for about 300 member brokers.
With the California housing market continuing its upward trend, pending home sales registered their fifth straight annual gain, with the last three months being in the double-digits, the CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® (C.A.R.) said today.
This would, in effect, free smaller lenders from the heavy capital requirements and strict oversight currently enforced against the big banks. It also includes a provision increasing the $50 billion SIFI threshold to $500 billion, while maintaining some degree of FSOC review.
Four days a year, 150 employees at Chicago staffing firm LaSalle Network must resort to the only kinds of communication available when their parents joined the workforce: phone calls and in-person meetings. Email and internal
The fast food chain's Tray Typers are Bluetooth keyboards installed into food trays, which sync with customers' smartphones and tablets. The campaign only ran for a week in restaurants in Germany; KFC handed one out with each order during the opening week of new restaurants. Sadly, though, you won't be seeing them in U.S. locations.
Sales of new single-family houses in April 2015 were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 517,000, according to estimates released jointly today by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development.
Conversion Rate Optimization (CRO) isn't a widely known field, even among digital marketers. If you need a quick refresher, CRO is the process of creating an experience for your website visitors that'll convert them into customers.
Last week, CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield (CareFirst) reported a data breach that was initially discovered last year. When the incident was first noticed, the company assumed they had taken care of the problem - only to learn that wasn't the case ten months later.
Data from comScore covering 2013-2015 shows that mobile Internet usage is indeed growing fast, from an average of just over 400 minutes per month in February 2013 to almost 900 minutes per month in April 2015. But over the same period desktop held steady at around 500 minutes per month, showing no serious variation.
Altisource Portfolio Solutions S.A. (“Altisource” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: ASPS), a leading provider of mortgage, financial and technology services for the real estate industry, today announced that Jim Leath has joined the company as Vice President Enterprise Sales and Business Development for all Altisource® services.
“The financial services industry is experiencing a period of tremendous change. Banks are closing branches in communities across the country for many reasons, including the rise of mobile banking and the emergence of new players in the payments space,” the USPS-OIG states in the white paper.
Names are a fascinating convention. Letting parents name their children whatever they want has produced some questionable moments, to say the least. Luckily for most kids, names tend to go in and out of style, and most of us sit somewhere in the middle of our name's unique bell curve.
Total existing-home sales1, which are completed transactions that include single–family homes, townhomes, condominiums and co–ops, declined 3.3 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.04 million in April from an upwardly revised 5.21 million in March. Despite the monthly decline, sales have increased year–over–year for seven consecutive months and are still 6.1 percent above a year ago.
Foreclosure filings — default notices, scheduled auctions and bank repossessions — were reported on 125,875 U.S. properties in April of 2015, up 3% from the previous month and up 9% from a year ago, an 18-month high, according to the April foreclosure report from RealtyTrac.
By next year, if you walk in a restaurant or gas station in Copenhagen, you might no longer be able to pay with cash. The Danish government is considering allowing some stores to stop taking paper money.
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