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Canadian home sales rose in December, average home worth $470,661

OTTAWA – Sales of Canadian homes rose 2.2 percent in December from November, regaining some of the momentum after tighter mortgage rules sideswiped sales in November, a report from the Canadian Real Estate Association showed on Monday. 406 more words


Consumer Technology enables SCALE and RAPID INNOVATION

Consumers enable SCALE and RAPID INNOVATION in Technology. As I walked around the Consumer Electronics Show (CES), I could see how the technology will “bubble up” into business and into enterprises quickly. 726 more words


What to know before you hire a tax preparer

NEW HAVEN, Conn. If you haven’t already, you’ll soon be getting your tax information in the mail. News 8 is helping you stretch your dollar this morning with what you should be looking for before hiring a preparer. 342 more words


Limited edition Tim Duncan cereal hits HEB shelves

SAN ANTONIO, Texas (KXAN) — It’s not a box of Wheaties, but Tim Duncan is gracing boxes of H-E-B Slam Duncan O’s. The limited edition cereal with the Spurs’ star officially goes on sale Monday. 105 more words


McDonald's sells China operations for US$2.08b

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

US fast-food giant McDonald’s will sell its mainland China and Hong Kong franchise business to a consortium of Citic Group and the Carlyle Group for up to US$2.08 billion, the companies said on Monday. 117 more words

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Microsoft had the best month for consumer Surface sales, partially credits MacBook ‘disappointment’

Microsoft had the best month for consumer Surface sales, partially credits MacBook ‘disappointment’ According to Microsoft, November marked the company’s best month for consumer Surface sales by volume (a list that excludes Surface Hub electronic whiteboard). 46 more words

Your personal information is on the web for everyone to see for free

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Anyone can go to a website called FamilyTreeNow.com and find personal information on you, such as who your relatives are and all of your past and current addresses. 323 more words