U.S. GDP revised upward to 5.2% for July-September period – the highest growth in about two years – Bloomberg

2023-11-29 13:36:51 The revised U.S. real gross domestic product (GDP) for the July-September period (third quarter) has been revised upward from preliminary figures, marking the highest growth rate in about two years. This reflects upward revisions to capital investment and government spending. Key Points Revised U.S. real gross domestic product (GDP) increased at an annual … Read more

French MMA Fighter Benoît Saint-Denis Victorious in UFC, Calls for Political Support in France

2023-11-13 10:30:43 Victorious over the American Matt Frevola in New York in the UFC last Saturday, Benoît Saint-Denis regrets that “the political world” remains at a distance from MMA in France. One minute and 31 seconds of combat. This is the short show that Benoît Saint-Denis offered to the spectators, including the former President of … Read more

Apple’s Violation of Employment Standards and Settlement with DOJ: What You Need to Know

2023-11-10 17:41:13 Apple said it ‘unintentionally’ failed to meet employment standards A hot potato: Apple has agreed to pay $25 million to settle claims by the U.S. Justice Department that the Cupertino giant illegally favored hiring immigrant workers over U.S. citizens and green card holders for certain jobs. At issue is the Permanent Labor Certification … Read more

Countries working to regulate artificial intelligence systems

2023-11-07 09:00:00 Creating a chemical or bacteriological weapon, threatening democracies, taking control of critical infrastructure… Here are some risks listed by the G7 in its code of conduct which “aims to promote safe, secure and trustworthy AI.” Over eleven pages, the signatory states list actions – covering the design, development, deployment and use of advanced … Read more

Hedge funds short U.S. Treasury futures at record high – worst timing – Bloomberg

2023-11-06 04:29:02 Just before the big jump in U.S. Treasuries prices, hedge funds expanded their short positions to record levels. Prices for U.S. Treasuries accelerated last week after the U.S. Treasury announced a smaller-than-expected quarterly auction volume and October’s U.S. jobs report showed slower-than-expected job growth. Ta. Net short positions in U.S. Treasury futures by … Read more

Boosting Audience Engagement: Analyzing Changes in RTL’s News Show Schedule and Impact on Viewership

2023-10-28 05:06:00 Among the most visible changes, the show lost half an hour of airtime, moving from programming between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. to a schedule between 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. According to information collected by DH, this reshuffle would not have achieved the objective, namely: boosting the audience for the segment (or … Read more