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Virgin America Shares Start Trading On Nasdaq Today

Posted On November 14, 2014

(New York, NY) -- It's a big day for Virgin America as the airline goes public on the Nasdaq stock exchange. Sir Richard Branson's upstart airline priced its initial public offering at 23-dollars a share and raised more than 300-million dollars through its IPO. Virgin America picked a good time to go public because airline…

20-Year-Old Bug Hiding In Windows

Posted On November 14, 2014

(Undated) -- After nearly 20 years, Microsoft is finally getting rid of a bug that has been hiding in every version of Windows. The WinShock bug infects computers by tricking you into viewing a malicious website, which allows the attacker to gain access to your computer code. Microsoft says if your automatic updates are turned…

Case Turns Smartphone Into Polaroid

Posted On November 14, 2014

(Undated) -- The Polaroid may be coming back. A small French company has developed a case that turns your smartphone into a Polaroid camera. The case contains a built-in printer that can make a paper copy of your digital photograph. The company says the new printer case will available to consumers early next year at…

Investment Bank Revenues Rise In Third Quarter

Posted On November 14, 2014

(Undated) -- Trading revenues are up for the ten biggest global investment banks. A new survey out today shows third quarter revenue is up eleven percent over last year, to 36 and-a-half-billion dollars. The survey by the analytics firm Coalition shows a rise in fixed income, currencies and commodities driving the increase.

Dow Hits New Record High

Posted On November 13, 2014

(New York, NY) -- It's another day of record highs on Wall Street. The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 40 points Thursday to close at a new record of 17-653. The Nasdaq added five points to 46-80. The S&P 500 climbed a point to 20-39. The energy sector took a hit. Exxon, Chevron and ConocoPhillips…