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Amazon buys the popular web game Twitch Live by 970 million

Amazon buys the popular web game Twitch Live by 970 million

| August 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

The online store Amazon today officially announced the purchase of Twitch.tv, the popular video game website in real time, for $ 970 million. “We hope to learn from them and help them move even faster to create new services for the community of gamers,” said Jeff Bezos, CEO of Amazon, said in a statement. For […]

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Wall Street closed with gains and the Dow Jones up 0.35 percent

Wall Street closed with gains and the Dow Jones up 0.35 percent

| August 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Wall Street held gains today in the final stretch of the day and the Dow Jones, its main indicator, closed with an advance of 0.35%, while the S & P 500 stood at the gates of a new record. The Dow, which brings together thirty of the country’s largest listed companies, rose 59.54 points to […]

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Crisis prevents Ukrainian debt to Russia to capture the local market

Crisis prevents Ukrainian debt to Russia to capture the local market

| August 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Russia has ceased to raise money in local markets for a month since the Ukrainian crisis requiring expensive interests you, said Wednesday an official of the finance ministry. “It’s the fourth time in a row that we canceled a debt issue because we believe that the interests require us are very high due to the […]

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Mixed close on Wall Street, with a 0.3% drop in the Dow Jones

Mixed close on Wall Street, with a 0.3% drop in the Dow Jones

| August 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Wall Street closed today with a 0.3% drop in the Dow Jones Industrial Average, its main indicator, and with advances in the Nasdaq market, in a session dominated by the impact of stress on Friday took place in Ukraine. At the end of the session, the Dow Jones lost 50.67 points to reach 16,662.91 points. […]

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GM will invest USD 2,900 million in Brazil to 2018

GM will invest USD 2,900 million in Brazil to 2018

| August 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

The American automobile manufacturer General Motors (GM) will invest 2,900 million dollars in Brazil until 2018, the group said in a note Thursday. These funds will be allocated to new product development and the training of local personnel, he said. Chevrolet is the focus that attention, as GM, further explained that improve technology vehicles made […]

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Soros more than doubled its stake in YPF Argentina

Soros more than doubled its stake in YPF Argentina

| August 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

The American billionaire George Soros more than doubled its stake in Argentine oil company YPF state. The Soros investment fund, Soros Fund Management LLC, acquired 8.47 million shares of YPF between April and June, bringing its stake to 3.5% of capital as of June 30. Such participation, estimated at 450.45 million dollars, Soros makes the […]

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Amazon: Hachette Price defends agree eBook

Amazon: Hachette Price defends agree eBook

| August 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

The publisher Hachette Book Group (HBG), American subsidiary of Lagardère, on Sunday hit back at allegations of an agreement on prices eBook released by Amazon. “Hachette sets the price of e-book only, without any agreement with anyone,” he wrote in a letter to readers Michael Pietsch, CEO of HBG, whose email address was reported Saturday […]

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Netflix adds four million subscribers & announces price hikes

Netflix adds four million subscribers & announces price hikes

| April 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

The popular audiovisual content provider Netflix won four million new subscribers in the first quarter and announced plans to raise prices for the first time in four years. At the close of trading , the company based in Los Gatos (California, USA) presented its results for the first quarter, which exceeded analyst estimates and its […]

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Google acquires manufacturing company Titan Aerospace drones

Google acquires manufacturing company Titan Aerospace drones

| April 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

The company Google has acquired the manufacturer of unmanned aircraft solar-powered Titan Aerospace to employ such technology in improving the internet connection in areas without access to the network, reported company sources . The Californian company closed the transaction for an amount that has not transpired and thus followed the footsteps of Facebook , which […]

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Repsol and Argentina close compensation 5,000 million for YPF

Repsol and Argentina close compensation 5,000 million for YPF

| February 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Repsol oil company and the government of Cristina Kirchner closed Tuesday an agreement on compensation 5,000 million for the expropriation in 2012 of 51% of YPF Argentina giving great payment guarantees to the Spanish company. Citing lack of investment by the Spanish oil company in the energy deficit in Argentina and willingness to regain […]

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