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Cramer’s week ahead: Hot inflation numbers could push Fed to raise rates in August

Cramer’s week ahead: Hot inflation numbers could push Fed to raise rates in August

CNBC’s Jim Cramer on Monday said the Federal Reserve could raise interest rates in August, before its next scheduled meeting in September, if this week’s economic data shows that inflation isn’t abating. “The Fed is still in charge of this market. A week ago, it looked like they might ease up, but after Friday’s red-hot …

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Netflix is expanding its push into video games, but few subscribers are playing along

Netflix is expanding its push into video games, but few subscribers are playing along

Netflix is accelerating its push into video games with plans to double its catalog of offerings by the end of the year, but for now, few of the streaming giant’s subscribers are playing. Since last November, the company has been rolling out the games as a way to keep users engaged between show releases. The …

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Biden admin, allies make recession denial push ahead of GDP report

Biden admin, allies make recession denial push ahead of GDP report

Texas Republican Rep. Kevin Brady and FreedomWorks chief economist Steve Moore react to the Biden administration denying a recession is coming on ‘Kudlow.’ The Biden administration has led a coordinated campaign to dismiss the technical definition of a recession ahead of Thursday’s anticipated gross domestic product numbers, which are expected to confirm that the U.S. …

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Ford announces series of deals to accelerate EV push

Ford announces series of deals to accelerate EV push

Ford CEO Jim Farley attends the official launch of the all-new Ford F-150 Lightning electric pickup truck at the Ford Rouge Electric Vehicle Center in Dearborn, Michigan, U.S. April 26, 2022. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register DETROIT, July 21 (Reuters) – Ford Motor Co (F.N) on Thursday announced …

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FTX Nixes Potential Down Venture Raise, Embarks On Hiring Push

FTX Nixes Potential Down Venture Raise, Embarks On Hiring Push

The move comes as founder Sam Bankman-Fried has set in motion an unprecedented buying spree of beleaguered crypto companies The hiring push, sources said, is intended largely to meet the demands of overseeing FTX’s new portfolio companies and managing future acquisitions Behind closed doors, the upper-echelon of executives at cryptocurrency exchange FTX in recent weeks …

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U.S. stocks push higher as Powell sees path back to 2% inflation while sustaining strong labor market

U.S. stocks push higher as Powell sees path back to 2% inflation while sustaining strong labor market

U.S. stock indexes pushed higher after a wobbly start Wednesday, leaving Wall Street potentially on to gain ground after back-to-back losses, as investors tune in to remarks by central bankers while fretting that soaring inflation is damaging the world’s biggest economy. How are stock indexes trading? The Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA  was up 196 …

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Microsoft Plans to Eliminate Face Analysis Tools in Push for ‘Responsible A.I.’

Microsoft Plans to Eliminate Face Analysis Tools in Push for ‘Responsible A.I.’

For years, activists and academics have been raising concerns that facial analysis software that claims to be able to identify a person’s age, gender and emotional state can be biased, unreliable or invasive — and shouldn’t be sold. Acknowledging some of those criticisms, Microsoft said on Tuesday that it planned to remove those features from …

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Gloomhaven leaves Kickstarter over blockchain push

Gloomhaven leaves Kickstarter over blockchain push

For many years now, Backerkit has been the trusted back-end for crowdfunding projects, handling shipping and organization logistics for Kickstarter campaigns. Now the San Francisco-based company is building its own crowdfunding platform, directly competing with Brooklyn-based crowdfunding giant Kickstarter. Crowdfunding by Backerkit emerged from stealth mode on Tuesday, and one of its first live campaigns …

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