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Canadian wireless pricing some of the highest in the developed world: report | Daily Hive Vancouver

Canadian wireless pricing some of the highest in the developed world: report | Daily Hive Vancouver

It’s no secret that Canadians pay far too much for wireless data. It’s recently gotten so bad that a number of Canadian telecom giants have been going head to head trying to offer customers cheap(er) data plans and device financing options. But how does Canada’s wireless pricing compare to the rest of the world? A new […]

Oil prices no longer as dependent on Mideast tensions | CNBC

Oil prices no longer as dependent on Mideast tensions | CNBC

Iran is ratcheting up tensions in the Gulf, with its seizure of a British-flagged tanker, yet oil prices have been relatively unaffected. With the surge in U.S. production and worries about weak global demand, oil is not the indicator for Middle East conflict it once was. A different pricing dynamic has been evolving with new […]

CBS blackout is the latest frustration for TV viewers caught in the middle of price wars | NBC News

CBS blackout is the latest frustration for TV viewers caught in the middle of price wars | NBC News

At issue is the cost to DirecTV to transmit the CBS channel. Such rates are routinely the subject of renegotiation, and it’s the second time this summer that DirecTV has been involved in a blackout. Earlier this month, consumers in 97 markets lost access to a range of broadcast networks after DirecTV failed to agree […]

Microsoft Azure review: Competitive cloud pricing takes a bite out of AWS | Cloud Pro

Microsoft Azure review: Competitive cloud pricing takes a bite out of AWS | Cloud Pro

Microsoft Azure review: Pricing Opting for cloud services rather than physical infrastructure massively reduces your business’s initial outlay on hardware and licences, although you’ll have a higher monthly operational expenditure due to subscription fees and – potentially – support costs, either directly via an Azure support plan or from a specialist IT support firm if […]

The Race To Zero: Price Wars In The Asset Management Industry | Seeking Alpha

The Race To Zero: Price Wars In The Asset Management Industry | Seeking Alpha

Summary Price wars in the asset management business have driven commissions to zero in both the direct investing and managed portfolio segments. Charles Schwab’s price leadership in robo advisory has its advantages in terms of cross-selling and generational capture, but it faces risks related to upsetting industry pricing and alienating advisors. Industry players such as […]

More Than 25% of Consumers Willing to Pay More Than $10 a Month for $6.99 Disney + | Multichannel

More Than 25% of Consumers Willing to Pay More Than $10 a Month for $6.99 Disney + | Multichannel

A new consumer survey reveals that more than a quarter of U.S. internet users are willing to pay significantly more than the $6.99 a month Disney will charge for its upcoming SVOD service, Disney +. According to the GlobalWebIndex survey of 2,504 U.S. internet consumers ages 16-64, most (2,155) described themselves as “Disney Fans.” And […]

Whole Foods grocery prices haven’t notably decreased since Amazon acquisition, study finds | Consumer Affairs

Whole Foods grocery prices haven’t notably decreased since Amazon acquisition, study finds | Consumer Affairs

In the two years since Amazon acquired Whole Foods, the average cost of groceries for Prime members who shop at chain has dropped a mere ten dollars, according to a study released Wednesday by Gordon Haskett Research Advisors. After purchasing Whole Foods in 2017 for $13.7 billion, Amazon set out to help the notoriously pricey […]

Spark’s electric cars now available to rent in Bucharest at double the price of an electric scooter | Business Review

Spark’s electric cars now available to rent in Bucharest at double the price of an electric scooter | Business Review

Spark, a Lithuanian startup that is also present in Bulgaria, was launched officially in Romania on Wednesday. The company offers electric car rentals which are similar to electric scooter rentals, with payment by the minute. Users must install the app and upload the necessary documents (driver license, bank account), without the need of a deposit. […]

Oil prices inch up on Iran tensions and OPEC cuts | Nasdaq

Oil prices inch up on Iran tensions and OPEC cuts | Nasdaq

NEW YORK, July 5 (Reuters) – Oil futures rose on Friday as tensions over Iran and an extension to output cuts by OPEC and its allies boosted prices, but mixed economic data limited the rally. Brent crude futures settled at $64.23 a barrel, up 93 cents, or 1.47%. U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) settled at […]

AMD has already cut Radeon RX 5700 series pricing says report | HEXUS

AMD has already cut Radeon RX 5700 series pricing says report | HEXUS

In the HEXUS review of the Nvidia GeForce RTX 2060 Super and RTX 2070 Super on Tuesday, the editor made special note of Nvidia’s launch and release timings. The Super series was summed up as a pre-emptive strike on AMD, to deliberately upstage it days before the launch of the first Navi-GPU powered graphics cards […]