The U.S. is about to reclaim the top spot on the list of the world's fastest supercomputers. Summit, a $200 million system designed by International Business Machines (NYSE:IBM) for the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory, is tailor-made for big data and artificial intelligence (
At first, the gifts seemed innocent enough: a free dinner and a private helicopter tour over the Grand Canyon. By the end of it, though, the Polish official was standing in a Warsaw parking lot, accepting $100,000 in bags of cash, given to him in exchange for multi-million-dollar government contracts.
You might be thinking that this government employee was being paid off by the mafia or some....More>>>
Laredo Petroleum Inc (NYSE:LPI) fell 8.4% on Friday . The company traded as low as $9.27 and last traded at $8.50. 7,557,423 shares traded hands during mid-day trading, an increase of 111% from the average session volume of 3,574,226 shares. The stock had previously closed at $9.28.
A number of brokerages have recently weighed in on LPI. ValuEngine lowered Laredo Petroleum from a “sell”....More>>>
Mention the word uranium and most likely weapons of mass destruction come to mind. While you can make plenty of jokes about investment returns in the event of nuclear war, choosing to diversify your portfolio with uranium mining stocks is certainly worth a closer look.
Azincourt Uranium Inc. (OTCBB: AZURF) (TSX: AAZ.V) the Canadian based resource company specializing....More>>>
We're supposed to start saving for retirement as early in our careers as possible. But things don't always work out that way. Maybe it took too long to boost your earnings enough to sock away a sizable sum. Or maybe you spent your 40s and 50s saddled with mortgage and credit card debt, followed b
Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NKTR) traded down 7% during mid-day trading on Monday . The stock traded as low as $81.26 and last traded at $93.47. 7,181,158 shares were traded during mid-day trading, an increase of 131% from the average session volume of 3,104,085 shares. The stock had previously
Disney(NYSE:DIS) will announce its fiscal third-quarter results on Aug. 7, just as the entertainment giant's acquisition of Twenty-First Century Foxmoves closer to becoming final. That merger promises to bring changes to the business over the next few years that could cloud the growth and earnin
ZenCash (CURRENCY:ZEN) traded 8.8% lower against the US dollar during the 24-hour period ending at 22:00 PM ET on July 20th. Over the last week, ZenCash has traded up 28.5% against the US dollar. One ZenCash coin can now be bought for approximately $26.37 or 0.00362182 BTC on exchanges including