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Business News Archive - November 19, 2012

Yahoo And Facebook Partnership Rumored

Reports have surfaced claiming that Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer and Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg are discussing a potential partnership that would center around a search engine.

Hong Kong, Nov 19, 2012 - (ACN Newswire) - China All Access (Holdings) Limited (Stock Code 633.HK) entered into an agreement with ZTE Corporation acquire 51% equity interest in Changfei Investment Company

Intel CEO Announces Retirement After 40 Years With Company

Intel announced on Monday that the company's president and CEO, Paul Otellini, will be retiring in May 2013.

Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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