David Gomes

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Koreas hold rare talks to ease tensions

North expected to demand halt to South-US military drills in precursor to potential high-level meeting with Washington.<p>North and South Korea have held their first high-level talks in seven years, in an apparent effort to improve strained relations.<p>The talks, held on Wednesday at a border village, …

First Android Bootkit Found on Over 350,000 Mobile Devices

A new trojan for Android has been discovered that resides in the memory of infected devices and launches itself early on in the OS loading stage. Even if some elements of the threat are removed successfully, at least one component will still reside in the protected memory area and will reinstall …

14 Apps Every Entrepreneur Needs in 2014

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurs are known to be the masters of efficiency, right? The secret? We don't do it alone. Besides having an amazing team to support our endeavor, we also utilize cutting edge apps to keep us on our A-game. (When you're heads down …

This Wall Street bull says the US energy boom could go on for decades

The most prominent oil bull on Wall Street says the US government seriously underestimates the continuing rise in American oil production. Citi’s Edward Morse, who defied the tide to correctly call the 2008-2009 oil price crash, says that the US Energy Information Administration (EIA)—while …

Power play: Utilities want solar users to pay up

Business News<p>The explosive growth of solar power -- a new rooftop system was installed every four minutes in 2013 -- has utility companies pushing in several states to scale back what they call unfair rate advantages that solar users have long received.<p>The debate centers on net metering, which …

Not a stunt: Kraft confirms Velveeta shortage

Business News<p>It's not a cheesy gimmick. There really is a shortage of Velveeta, and thanks to corporate streamlining and increased seasonal demand, you might not be able to get some kinds until after the Super Bowl.<p>In two memos from earlier this fall received by NBC News from sources in the …

Your Social Media Activity Could Prevent You From Getting A Loan

By now, you likely already know it’s not unusual for human resource managers to judge you by your Facebook and Twitter presence (in addition to your resume, of course). But it appears a number of small lending companies are using social media as a criteria to determine whether to finance potential …

Should Baby Boomers Invest in Bitcoin?

Growing a retirement nest egg is no easy feat post-recession.<p>But in 2013, a tantalizing new investment vehicle exploded onto the scene, making as …