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At processor giant Intel 's developer forum back in 2014, a chip manufacturing technology guru with the company, Mark Bohr, spent quite a lot of time talking about Intel's 14-nanometer chip manufacturing technology.
In response to complaints about the waiting periods caused by new chip-enabled credit and debit cards, Visa Inc. on Tuesday said it is launching software that will shave as many as 18 seconds off the time it takes to make a payment. The nation's biggest retailer has also taken steps to be faster. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. has lopped off 11 seconds from chip-card transaction time, a spokesman said.
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Blood-testing firm Theranos Inc confirmed on Monday it is under investigation by federal prosecutors and the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
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SOURCE: ILLUMINA CORP What: After issuing preliminary revenue for the first quarter that was below industry watcher's targets, shares of Illumina are indicated to open lower by 18% today as of 8:30 a.m. EST.
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Voters began going to the polls on Tuesday in the New York presidential primary in which Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton are favored to win.
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Housing starts came in at an annual rate of 1.089 million in March. That missed the estimate for 1.170 million. Building permits, which are a sign of future activity, came in at 1.086 million. The estimate was for 1.200 million.
Harley-Davidson said profit fell less than expected in the first quarter, buoyed by higher motorcycle sales that the company attributed to newer products and a ramped-up marketing campaign.
Goldman Sachs' profit slumped for the fourth straight quarter as market volatility hit the company's bond trading and investment banking businesses.
Johnson & Johnson's stock was indicated up 1% in light premarket trade Tuesday, after the consumer products and drug company beat first-quarter profit expectations, and lifted its full-year outlook.
Johnson & Johnson, the maker of Band-Aids and Tylenol, reported higher-than-expected quarterly earnings on Tuesday and nudged up its 2016 sales and earnings forecasts.