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US Jobless Claims Up, Slightly, but Labor Market Still Strong

US Jobless Claims Up, Slightly, but Labor Market Still Strong

It looks like more people than expected are having a hard time this holiday season. Last week, the number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits (for the first time) rose to its highest level since June. Fortunately, the numbers are still at the low end, indicating a still healthy US […]

HP In Efforts To Promote Education In Third World

HP In Efforts To Promote Education In Third World

HP has unveiled HP School Cloud with the aim of offering access to apps and educational materials to students, adult learners and teachers in poor and rural communities across the globe. Being a hybrid cloud appliance, HP School Cloud will act as a content and file server and a wireless […]

Consumer Sentiment Bounces Back in U.S.

Consumer Sentiment Bounces Back in U.S.

The consumer sentiment in the U.S. was able to bounce back strongly during the early part of October, suggesting the economic recovery had remained in place despite some headwinds due to weak demand globally and a strong U.S. dollar that have been weighing on the country’s industrial sector, in particular […]

Trump Administration Rolls Back Federal Protections for Those with Student Loans in Default

Trump Administration Rolls Back Federal Protections for Those with Student Loans in Default

It has only been a few days since a report was released to show that federal student loans have seen a double-digit increase in defaults, but President Donald Trump’s administration has already revoked federal guidance which had earlier barred student debt collectors from charging high fees on those loans which […]

YouTube Launching Online Gamers Site and App

YouTube Launching Online Gamers Site and App

YouTube Gaming is to be a destination to find gaming videos, Internet personalities and live streams. YouTube wants to win over gamers. The video giant online announced its plans before the Electronic Entertainment Expo next week to launch a separate site and app specifically for video games fans. Alan Joyce […]