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As companies race to capture the wearable market, analysts are questioning whether the products on offer are good enough.
In the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan, the flood of money transfers, or remittances, from friends and relatives is expected to increase significantly.
AMSTERDAM, Nov 28- Google's practice of combining personal data from its many different online services violates Dutch data protection law, the country's privacy watchdog said on Thursday after a seven-month investigation.
DUBLIN, Nov 28- When Toby Gilbert decided to emigrate last year, he did not choose Australia over Dublin for sunshine and sandy beaches. "It was becoming an unliveable situation," said Gilbert, 31, of the gruelling hours that saw Ireland referred to the European Court of Justice last week for breaking EU working time directives for junior doctors.
eBay rose$. 54 or 1.1 percent, to $49.30. Google rose $4.70 or. 4 percent, to $1063.11. Groupon Inc. fell$. 09 or 1.0 percent, to $9.10.
Anne Wojcicki, co-founder of 23andMe, countered an FDA warning letter demanding the company discontinue marketing its DNA testing kit.
Increased online grocery shopping presents a problem for producers of the candy, magazines and drinks.
FRANKFURT, Nov 27- Germany's biggest tech company, SAP, has rejected calls by domestic politicians for European IT firms to band together to better compete against U.S. tech groups in the wake of spying allegations.
Hedge fund managers are riding their best stock ideas as long as possible and but overall returns continue to lag.
BEIJING, Nov 27- Microsoft Corp. has made it harder to monitor calls and chats over its Skype phone service in China, a freedom of expression advocacy group said, as the Chinese government steps up censorship of the Internet.
There's been a huge upheaval in the media landscape. BuzzFeed's Jon Steinberg weighs in on what the future will look like.
Mobile app downloads are expected to surge this holiday season, meaning big bucks for some app makers.
*Exposed firms include Nestle, Mondelez, Coke, Pepsi, Time Warner. LONDON/ BERLIN, Nov 27- For consumers, one of the great things about shopping online is bypassing the queue to check out. In Britain, the country where e-commerce is most popular, about 13 percent of people do all or most of their grocery shopping online.
eBay fell$. 28 or. 6 percent, to $48.76. Google rose $12.48 or 1.2 percent, to $1058.41. Groupon Inc. rose$. 12 or 1.3 percent, to $9.19.
Good has been stealing BlackBerry's clients with a simple pitch: Its platform lets employees access the corporate server on their personal device.
eBay fell$. 40 or. 8 percent, to $48.64. Google rose $12.72 or 1.2 percent, to $1058.65. Groupon Inc. rose$. 20 or 2.2 percent, to $9.27.
Some of Tuesday's midday movers:
eBay fell$. 72 or 1.5 percent, to $48.32. Google rose $1.14 or. 1 percent, to $1047.06. Groupon Inc. rose$. 11 or 1.2 percent, to $9.18.
BRUSSELS, Nov 26- The European Commission called on Tuesday for new protection for Europeans under United States' law against misuse of personal data, in an attempt to keep in check the U.S. surveillance revealed by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden.
Shares of OraSure Technologies are edging higher before the opening bell after potentially bad news for a client sent shares of the diagnostic test maker tumbling almost 17 percent the previous day. In a research note published Tuesday, Citigroup said investors should be buying the stock, calling the sell-off of company shares an "overreaction."