March ending will see another prominent energy supplier Scottish Power curbing its gas bills to about 8%, making it last in the row of suppliers cutting the bills this year. Scottish Power claims that 1.6 million domestic gas users will be benefited from the offer an annual saving of £66 will be possible on the bills along with 60,000 customers using electricity will be discounted.
Britain's top shares registered a 0.3 percent growth in midsession on Friday, backed by the strength in banking issues and a recovery by miners, as metal prices rallied assisted by a weaker dollar.
By 1212 GMT the FTSE 100 .FTSE index was 17.23 points higher at 5,634.49, having closed 23.31 points, or 0.4 percent lower on Thursday.
In its attempt to enhance its understanding of real-time user behavior on social networks, chip giant Intel recently announced that Intel Capital has invested an undisclosed amount in the $20-million second funding round of the New York City-based tech investor and social media incubator - Betaworks.
With the recent cash infusion via its Series A venture capital financing round of $6 million, eXo - the provider of Java middleware for cloud services, which currently has a strong foothold in French-speaking markets– will speed up its US operations as well as enhance its sales and marketing efforts.
In a move that marks the evident turnaround in the venture capital (VC) arena, veteran VC firm Battery Ventures recently announced that it has closed its $750 million ninth fund – BV IX – which gives it almost $4 billion under management. The company revealed that nearly 85 percent repeat investors and 15 percent new investors provided the capital base for BV IX.
This past Sunday begin with the start of Problem Gambling Awareness Week in the US, with individual states utilizing the week to spread information on different treatment and preventative options available for gambling addiction.
The push is revealed to continue on Saturday, when many states will initiated with one final push to educate.
- Google Nexus 10 2 launch date reportedly delayed to 2014
- Ford unveils new 2015 Mustang in its first global launch
- Ford set to unveil its all-new 2015 Mustang --- the first Mustang to be sold globally
- Finnish startup Jolla Oy launches its self-titled Jolla headset in Europe
- HTC to launch dual-SIM variant of flagship HTC One handset in UK