Financial news on November 21, 2010
Business and Financial news
Experts suggest that half of a child’s computer time should be educational and that multitasking while studying should be limited. Read more..
The Air Force accidentally sent each bidder for an aerial tanker contract sensitive data about the other’s proposal, Pentagon officials said. Read more..
The constant stream of stimuli offered by new technology poses a profound new challenge to focusing and learning. Read more..
As Irish and European officials discussed a rescue, Prime Minister Brian Cowen said a low corporate tax rate and plan to reduce the budget would not be substantially changed. Read more..
Patients with chronic kidney disease who took Vytorin, a cholesterol-lowering pill, had one-sixth fewer heart attacks, strokes or operations to unblock their arteries than patients taking a placebo. Read more..
The Transportation Security Administration will let uniformed airline pilots skip body scans and pat-downs. Read more..
Authorities are at an advanced stage of an insider-trading investigation that could result in criminal charges against Wall Street traders, a government official said. Read more..