Watson, the IBM computing system that conquered "Jeopardy!" on television, is launching an app business called the Watson Engagement Advisor that can be used to help consumers get answers on mobile devices.» Read More
Watson, the IBM computing system that conquered "Jeopardy!" on television, is launching an app business called the Watson Engagement Advisor that can be used to help consumers get answers on mobile devices.
Growing market, falling revenues. The price decline that has hurt European panel makers has helped sustain demand in the face of Chinese competition and disappearing subsidies.
With cheap shale gas making the US a magnet for industrial companies, many economists are positing a return to industrialization after more than a decade of consumption-led growth.
*To sell 40 percent of interest in Texas field. Jan 30- Oil and gas producer Pioneer Natural Resources Co said it would sell a 40 percent interest in the Wolfcamp shale field in Texas to China's state-run Sinochem Group Co Ltd for $1.7 billion.
In an ominously near-accurate prediction, intelligence experts warned twice last year that the In Amenas gas plant in Algeria could be the target of an attack by Islamic militants.
Jerre Stead, Chairman & CEO, IHS says the worst may be over for the global economy, but uncertainty remains.
*Fourth-quarter adjusted earnings $1.21/ share vs est $1.11. Jan 8- IHS Inc, publisher of Jane's Defence Weekly, posted better-than-expected quarterly results as spending deferred during the preceding quarter boosted fourth-quarter results.