Ifo may slash German 2014 GDP forecast to 1.5 pct – Wohlrabe – Reuters

25 August 2014

Business Recorder Ifo may slash German 2014 GDP forecast to 1.5 pct – WohlrabeReutersMUNICH, Germany Aug 25 (Reuters) – The Ifo Institute will likely cut its gross domestic product (GDP) growth forecast for Germany in 2014 to 1.5 percent from the current target of 2.0 percent and third quarter growth will be nearly flat, Ifo […]

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Millions helped by Obama health law may get hit with reduced tax refunds … – Fox Business

25 August 2014

Philly.com Millions helped by Obama health law may get hit with reduced tax refunds …Fox BusinessThis Aug. 21, 2014, photo shows health care tax forms 8962 and1095-A, in Washington. Who thinks about taxes around Labor Day? If you value your tax refund and you're one of millions getting a health insurance tax credit under President […]

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LG's new smartwatch will take some cues from Motorola – Times of India

25 August 2014

Times of India LG's new smartwatch will take some cues from MotorolaTimes of IndiaLG is wasting no time getting a second smartwatch out into the world, if a teaser video it posted to YouTube is any indication. The LG G Watch is just weeks on the market, but LG will debut its successor, possibly called […]

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Rita Ora looks horrified as Nicki Minaj simulates sex with backing dancer in … – Mirror.co.uk

25 August 2014

TIME Rita Ora looks horrified as Nicki Minaj simulates sex with backing dancer in …Mirror.co.ukLast year Miley Cyrus scooped the award for most controversial performance and this year it belonged to rapper Nicki Minaj. Nicki delivered one of the most shocking shows we've seen in a while as she belted out new hit Anaconda at […]

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China developing own OS to take on Microsoft Windows, and eventually Android – ITProPortal

25 August 2014

ITProPortal China developing own OS to take on Microsoft Windows, and eventually AndroidITProPortalChina really is serious about shrugging off the shackles of Windows and other Western operating systems, as the country is apparently developing its own OS which is free from the security misgivings the government has about foreign software. According to …China's Homegrown Operating System […]

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Sony PlayStation network has been shut down by cyber-attack – BBC News

25 August 2014

BBC News Sony PlayStation network has been shut down by cyber-attackBBC NewsSony's PlayStation network has been shut down after cyber-attackers overloaded it in what's known as a distributed denial of service attack. In a blog post Sony said that no personal information had been accessed. On Sunday an American Airlines flight …Sony Executive's Flight Diverted as […]

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Sony PlayStation network has been shut down by cyber-attack – BBC News

25 August 2014

BBC News Sony PlayStation network has been shut down by cyber-attackBBC NewsSony's PlayStation network has been shut down after cyber-attackers overloaded it in what's known as a distributed denial of service attack. In a blog post Sony said that no personal information had been accessed. On Sunday an American Airlines flight …RPT-UPDATE 2-Sony says PlayStation network […]

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Michael Brown's Parents Brace for Funeral and Call for Peace – NBCNews.com

25 August 2014

NBCNews.com Michael Brown's Parents Brace for Funeral and Call for PeaceNBCNews.comThe death of Michael Brown, the unarmed 18-year-old who was shot dead by a police officer, reverberated from the streets of Ferguson, Missouri, to the White House, igniting two weeks of protests and stirring a national discussion on race and policing in …Father of Michael Brown […]

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Michael Brown's Parents Brace for Funeral and Call for Peace – NBCNews.com

25 August 2014

NBCNews.com Michael Brown's Parents Brace for Funeral and Call for PeaceNBCNews.comThe death of Michael Brown, the unarmed 18-year-old who was shot dead by a police officer, reverberated from the streets of Ferguson, Missouri, to the White House, igniting two weeks of protests and stirring a national discussion on race and policing in …Father of black Ferguson […]

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Big loser in West Coast quake: Napa Valley wineries – Washington Post

25 August 2014

CNN Big loser in West Coast quake: Napa Valley wineriesWashington PostThe 6.0-magnitude earthquake that struck Northern California on Sunday morning, bringing down thousands of barrels and bottles of high-priced wine, couldn't have come at a worse time in wine country. The region, which has been battling one of its worst …San Francisco Bay Area assessing damage […]

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