Ranked: The Best and Worst State EconomiesView the high resolution version of today’s graphic by clicking here.On a global scale, the U.S. economy is massive at close to $19 trillion in size.However, the United States is also the sum of its parts. America represents the union of 50 states and other jurisdictions such as D.C., and all of these state-level economies have their own unique problems to overcome, drivers of growth, and local resources that factor into their prosperity.How can we compare these state economies on an even playing field?
Google showed off on Tuesday a first look at its next mobile software.Users of Android P, which will debut later this year, will get access to gesture-based navigation, battery saving features and an impressive new text selection tool that works on photos and the real world.In addition to Android P, the company previewed at its annual Google I/O developer conference a number of new products, including an overhauled News app, features that help you use your phone less, and new Google Assistant voice option including one with singer John Legend’s voice.
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March 22, 2018 1:06 PMBENGALURU (REUTERS)- US media company Meredith Corp said on Wednesday (March 21) it cut about 200 jobs and would lay off another 1,000 as it streamlines its operations following the completion of its Time Inc acquisition.
Source – Author: Straits News Times SG
Date/time: 22nd March 2018, 15:00
Hackers able to make ATMs spit cash like winning slot machines are now operating inside the United States, marking the arrival of “jackpotting” attacks after widespread heists in Europe and Asia, according to the world’s largest ATM makers and security news website, Krebs on Security. Thieves have used skimming devices on ATM machines to steal debit card information, but “jackpotting” augurs more sophisticated technological challenges that American financial firms will face in coming years. “This is the f