Sunday , 22 October 2017

Business News

US stocks reach new records on tax reform hopes

By KT iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Stock indexes reached new records on Friday as investors saw Republican lawmakers’ progress on tax reform. The Dow Jones Industrial Average soared 165.59 (+0.71 percent) to finish at 23,328.63. The Nasdaq jumped 23.99 (+0.36 percent) to close at 6,629.05, while the S&P 500 finished at 2,575.21, up 13.11 (+0.51 percent) from its open. Crude oil …

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Blinq rings - Gold and diamond rings that hide smartwear tech

By MB Blinq(NEW YORK) — Let’s face it: for as cool as fitness trackers and other wearable tech items are, they’re not great to look at. And this was the prime mover behind Blinq, beautiful rings made of gold and other luxury materials that subtly hide some serious tech. Not only will the rings count your steps — sending them …

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Good Housekeeping's picks for the hottest holiday toys

By MB iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Good Housekeeping‘s list of the hottest toys for the holiday season is out after the magazine’s extensive expert and kid testing process. Good Housekeeping Institute’s experts vetted over 500 toys for safety, quality and skill-building. They then asked nearly 100 children, ages 1 through 13, to weigh in on their favorites. Rachel Rothman, the chief …

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