Yahoo Agrees to Acquire Polyvore to Attract Users and Drive Revenue

Yahoo Agrees to Acquire Polyvore to Attract Users and Drive RevenueOn Friday, Yahoo said that it agreed to acquire Polyvore, the fashion start-up that is expected to attract more traffic and fortify its mobile and social offerings. The company did not announce the terms of the deal but said that the acquisition will speed up its 'Mavens' growth move.

Twitter User Growth Slows Down; Stock Prices Also Plunge

Twitter User Growth Slows Down; Stock Prices Also PlungeIn the second quarter which ended in June, Twitter earned revenue of $502 million quarterly. The second quarter revenue was sixty one percent up as compared to last year.

Compared to the first quarter, Twitter's active user number in the second quarter increased by eight million to 316 million. That's fifteen percent increase on a year on tear basis.

In June Quarter Though not a Big Rebound, but the US Economy Expanded at Annual Rate of 2.3 Percent

In June Quarter Though not a Big Rebound, but the US Economy Expanded at Annual Rate of 2.3 Percent Although the U. S economy expanded in the June quarter but it settled for a jog rather than a run. The progress has been slow but is more optimistic than the first quarter which gave a scare.

In Texas Whole Foods Low-price Supermarket will Come Up Close to Heights

In Texas Whole Foods Low-price Supermarket will Come Up Close to Heights To stay in competition and to gain back customer confidence Whole Foods Market plans to open a new set of stores aimed to attract the millennials.

Houston will be among the chosen first five cities that will have a branch of the "streamlined, value-oriented" 365 by Whole Foods Market.

Ford Reports Record Second Quarter Profits in North America

Ford Reports Record Second Quarter Profits in North AmericaOn Tuesday, Ford announced its quarterly earnings and the results surprised everyone.

The car maker reported earnings that surpassed market expectations. Ford's earnings of $1.9 billion dollars were a record quarterly profit in North America since 2000.

An Overview of June Local Unemployment Rates

An Overview of June Local Unemployment Rates Seasonally adjusted by the St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank, the unemployment rate in the metro-area dropped in June to 5.4 percent as compared to May's 5.8 percent.

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