• California Adopts the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 - By Jim Butler

    7 monthes ago - By Hotel News Resource

    Privacy legislation is dominating the news cycle these days and it's unlikely to slow down. Now, as U.S. companies are adjusting to the requirements of the European Union's General Data Protection Regulation, the State of California has introduced new laws that will apply to California companies or companies doing business in California.
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  • This Heat Wave's So Bad It's Even Slowing Down U.S. Stock Trades

    This Heat Wave's So Bad It's Even Slowing Down U.S. Stock Trades

    7 monthes ago - By Fortune

    The swampy heat wave pummeling the New York City area is slowing everybody down - and high-speed traders are no exception.
    High humidity is impeding radio transmissions Tuesday among three New Jersey data centers where U.S. stocks trade, according to a note Nasdaq Inc. sent customers. It's taking about 8 microseconds longer to send information from Nasdaq's facility in Carteret to the New York Stock Exchange data center in Mahwah, and an extra 2 microseconds to send data to Cboe Global Markets Inc.'s exchange in Secaucus.
    Northern New Jersey is under an excessive heat warning Tuesday, with...
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  • U.S. factory orders increase, equipment spending cooling

    7 monthes ago - By Reuters

    WASHINGTON - New orders for U.S.-made goods unexpectedly rose in May, pointing to a strengthening manufacturing sector, but business spending on equipment continued to show signs of slowing.
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