Alphabet CFO Ruth Porat during her earnings call said that revenues at YouTube continue growing at a substantial clip, which dispelled concerns over the possible impact from a boycott by advertisers of its video service. Last year, in the same quarter, this was $20.26 billion. Obviously, there were losses also. And the company's Other Bets division - which includes things like Google Fiber and Nest smart thermostats - saw revenue jump 48% to $244 million.
The group, which is a consortium of local organizations that provide free or reduced-cost services to help new and small businesses, is working to launch a virtual accelerator program for new businesses. The full text of the President's Small Business Week proclamation can be found here. "Americans will keep more money in their pockets, leaving them with the resources they need to expand their businesses and hire more workers".
The bank's biggest rivals recently lost a fight with the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission to allow them to act as a cartel in negotiations over Apple Pay. The result marks an improvement compared with this time previous year, when Mr Elliott used his first earnings result as chief executive to make hefty write-downs to the business and cut its dividend for the first time since the global financial crisis.
The president reportedly spoke with both President Enrique Peña Nieto of Mexico and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau of Canada about the deal Wednesday night. Trump's " Buy American , Hire American" push is in line with such a policy, but he will likely get pushback from Canada and Mexico. But when you're a dairy farmer in Wisconsin (or in any other industry anywhere else in the US for that matter) and the president goes to bat for you, it's a pretty good feeling, even if the statements are ...
The economy in the USA expanded at the weakest pace in the past three years during the first three months of 2017 as spending by consumers was almost flat and investments in inventories by businesses were down, in a possible setback to the promise by President Donald Trump to boost economic growth.
New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist covers the net during NHL hockey practice in Tarrytown, N.Y., Tuesday, April 25, 2017. "We know if we want to score goals we're going to need lots and lots and lots of shots on Lundqvist". The 26-year-old defenseman revealed this week that he's been playing with hairline fractures in his left heel since the end of March. Between games five and six, Karlsson spent 71:44 on the ice.