Weekly jobless claims near four-month low; millions drawing unemployment benefits

The number of Americans filing for jobless benefits dropped to a near four-month low last week, but a record 32.9 million people were collecting unemployment checks in the third week of June, supporting expectations the labor market would take years to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic. Economists cautioned against reading too much into the bigger-than-expected […]

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Mercedes-Benz embraces the touchscreen in the new version of MBUX

Mercedes-Benz has unveiled the second generation of its MBUX infotainment system that will debut in the 2021 S-Class, which features a new touchscreen-forward user interface that requires fewer buttons. It’s all powered by a new hardware suite that adds functionality and features across the car, like improvements to the “Hey Mercedes” voice command system, pseudo-3D […]

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Govt Will Have to Experiment as Long as it Doesn’t Tear Fabric of Economic Growth Permanently

Kundapur Vaman Kamath knows his numbers. One of India’s most respected bankers, he sat down with Network 18’s Editor-in-Chief Rahul Joshi to decode the hard numbers of India’s economic growth, moved fluidly among challenges concerning the financial sector, small and large industries, and policy issues in the middle of a pandemic and a border standoff […]

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