Category Archives: Business News

Health Policies Canceled in Latest Hurdle for Obamacare

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The Obamacare rollout is leading to the cancellation of hundreds of thousands of health insurance plans nationwide, contradicting President Barack Obama’s repeated pledge that people ... Read More »

Health care law’s commercial allies in Texas frustrated by balky rollout

Health care law's commercial allies frustrated...

By JIM LANDERS Washington Bureau jlanders@dallasnews.com Published: 24 October 2013 10:24 PM Updated: 24 October 2013 11:00 PM Related Full test of health care exchange came shortly ... Read More »

Some health insurance gets pricier as Obamacare rolls out

Some health insurance gets pricier as Obamacare rolls out

Thousands of Californians are discovering what Obamacarewill cost them — and many don’t like what they see. These middle-class consumers are staring at hefty increases on ... Read More »

F-35 program could see increased production, defense official says

The F-35 program could get a production boost in 2015. Photo: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics

The Pentagon’s top weapons buyer said Lockheed Martin Aeronautics’ F-35 Joint Strike Fighter likely is poised for expanded production in fiscal 2015. That’s great news ... Read More »

UGA, DOJ study how much consumers would pay for Internet

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How much would you pay to use the Internet in the future? That’s what The University of Georgia researchers and the U.S. Department of Justice ... Read More »

Activity Monitor in OS X Mavericks brings significant changes

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One common utility for troubleshooting problems in OS X is Activity Monitor, which will display the system’s running processes and various statistics about them, including ... Read More »

Motorola Launches ‘Have It Your Way’ Smartphone Project

Motorola's new open source Project Ara promises to let you play with the guts of your smartphone to your heart's content.

Motorola’s making a big splash with the launch of Project Ara, an ambitious, open source hardware initiative that allows consumers to customize their entire phone, ... Read More »

Falcons stadium designer: ‘We really did hit a home run’

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New Falcons Stadium Renderings

After the new $1.2 billion Atlanta Falcons stadium design was unanimously approved by the Georgia World Congress Center Authority board Tuesday afternoon, lead architect Bill ... Read More »

Goddard Investment buys Overlook III

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Goddard Investment Group LLC is the latest investment firm to bet on the rebound of Atlanta’s Perimeter office market. Goddard Investment acquired the 440,000-square-foot Overlook ... Read More »

Theragenics now part of Juniper

Theragenics, pictured above, is now a privately held unit of an affiliate of Juniper.

Juniper Investment Company LLC on Tuesday completed its $68 million acquisition of Buford, Ga.-based Theragenics Corp. The surgical products and cancer treatments company is now ... Read More »