Asia markets mixed; Aussie miners rally while Toshiba plunges 20% – CNBC

Major U.S. indexes closed slightly higher, with the Nasdaq composite at a record close, up 0.45 percent at 5,487.44. The Dow Jones industrial average finished up 0.06 percent at 19,945.04, while the S&P 500 was up 0.22 percent at 2,268.88, led by information technology and materials. “Further improvements in U.S. economic conditions fed buying in …

Labor chief to Trump: Working people don’t want a ‘savior’ – The Hill

AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka is pushing President-elect Donald TrumpDonald TrumpThe Hill’s 12:30 Report Schumer calls for more cabinet picks to turn over tax returns Trump team: ‘Positive’ news for workers coming Wednesday MORE to be more supportive of unions, arguing that workers don’t want to be “manipulated.” Trump’s ascension to the White House was largely …

Benefits Offered By Broadband DSL Internet Connections

The advantages offered by a DSL internet connection are known by any individual who has switched from a dial-up modem to DSL broadband. There are some differences between these two connectivity solutions that are simply astounding. It has been seen that people refuse to use a dial-up connection after switching to a broadband DSL connection. …

Power surge: Chinese electric car battery maker charges for global market

By Jake Spring NINGDE, China (Reuters) – A dusty village on the outskirts of Ningde, a third-tier city in China’s southeast, seems an unlikely place for the headquarters of a potential global leader in future automotive technology. Yet China’s top-down industrial policy diktats – move up the value chain, clean up polluted urban skies, and …