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The willingness to prolong the cuts, aimed at easing a global glut, is likely to sway other countries to do the same, according to Goldman Sachs Group. US shale producers will increase output by 122,000 barrels per day next month to 5.401 million bpd, with the Permian Basin in Texas and New Mexico seeing the most growth.
  • Log in, look out: Cyber chaos may grow at workweek's start

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    Most automated teller machines (ATMs) were running fine, there could be some which may not have updated Microsoft's Windows operating system, sources said. The RBI has directed banks to operate their ATM networks only after machines receive a Windows update to protect them from a malware impacting systems across the world.
  • Amazon adds video calling with Echo Show

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    With the 7-inch screen, users can video chat with family and friends and pull up photos, YouTube videos, song lyrics and shopping lists. The screen can also display photo slideshows, and give visual feedback to a range of other voice commands.
  • The Home Depot, Inc. Earnings Ahead: Quick Glance

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    Daiwa SB Investments Ltd. reduced its stake in shares of Home Depot Inc (NYSE:HD) by 0.4% during the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Home Depot had a return on equity of 123.29% and a net margin of 8.23%. Revenue: $23.89 billion vs. estimate of $23.74 billion, Thomson Reuters said.
  • Cyberattack is 'wake-up call' for governments

    Cyberattack is 'wake-up call' for governments

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    On top of that, critics say, the government didn't notify companies like Microsoft about the vulnerabilities quickly enough. Always make sure your files are backed up. So far, the main targets of the attack have been outside the US. Former NSA contractor and whistleblower Edward Snowden echoed that criticism on Twitter.
  • Oil price rises push FTSE 100 Index to a record high

    Oil price rises push FTSE 100 Index to a record high

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    Equity strategists, "having been torched for their prior optimism in the past, might be cautious in continuing to call Europe up after a very good run", said Michael Ingram, a market strategist at BGC Partners in London. The dollar inched lower to 113.28 yen in early trade, extending Friday's 0.5 percent loss. Oil and gas companies, which make up 13.6% of the index , benefitted from the rise in oil prices with Premier Oil up 3.8% to 61.25p while BP climbed 1.1% to 465p.
  • Elliott steps up pressure on BHP to ditch petroleum

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    Elliott, which claims a 4.1 per cent stake in BHP's UK-listed unit, says it prefers a full or partial demerger of the unit, but recognises there are other possible solutions to unlock the latent value of the petroleum business. "Our path is deliberate, with value and returns at the centre of everything we do", Mackenzie said in a copy of his speech. BHP also has technology programmes in place to improve safety, lower costs and unlock resource with an unrisked value of up to US$12bn.
  • Snap Misses Earnings, User Growth Targets After IPO

    Snap Misses Earnings, User Growth Targets After IPO

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    Nearly $2 billion of Snap's $2.2 billion loss in the January-March period involved stock compensation costs related to the company's initial offering. "It's just early days for us", he said. But Snapchat is trying to stay ahead of the curve. The company said Snapchat added 8 million active users during the quarter, upping its base to 166 million.
  • Bill Gates says humanity is getting better

    Bill Gates says humanity is getting better

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    He also articulates a philosophy that drives what he does: The notion that the world is steadily getting better, not worse. He also notes that intelligence isn't as big a deal as he thought, before veering into more interesting territory: His biggest regret.