U.S. construction spending falls 0.8 percent in May

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. construction spending fell for a second straight month in May after the biggest drop in more than five years in April, which could prompt economists to lower their second-quarter growth estimates.

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July: ecommerce events in Europe

It’s summer and it’s getting pretty quiet on the conference floors throughout Europe. July is traditionally a very calm month when it comes to conferences, events and exhibitions. But we happened to find some interesting ecommerce events you could visit in Europe.We made a handy overview for you, so you Continue reading

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Google Opens Faster Big Data Pipe Between US and Japan

Google on Wednesday unveiled its latest investment in long-haul undersea fiber optic cabling. Dubbed the "Faster Cable System," it is the highest-capacity undersea cable built to date, providing 60-Tbps bandwidth between the United States and Japan. It is about 10 million times faster than an average cable modem, Google noted. Google is one of six members of the Faster Consortium.

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Fiat Chrysler, Nissan report higher June U.S. sales

(Reuters) - Fiat Chrysler Automobiles reported a 7 percent rise in June U.S. auto sales, while Nissan Group said U.S. sales for the month increased 13 percent, raising hopes that the industry may meet analysts' expectations of a nearly 5 percent ris...

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