This $2.7 million watch looks straight out of a James Bond movie and keeps the world’s most accurate time

One of the most complicated and precise timekeeping devices ever built looks straight out of a James Bond film, and it’s going to auction for seven figures. The Urwerk AMC (for Atomic Master Control) is a hybrid system, made up of two “autonomous, but linked” parts, according to Urwerk. The first is the nearly 70-pound aluminum case “base unit” — that looks like something agent 007 might need to disarm a bomb — which is a state of the art atomic clock. An atomic clock keeps the most accurate tim


One of the most complicated and precise timekeeping devices ever built looks straight out of a James Bond film, and it’s going to auction for seven figures.
The Urwerk AMC (for Atomic Master Control) is a hybrid system, made up of two “autonomous, but linked” parts, according to Urwerk.
The first is the nearly 70-pound aluminum case “base unit” — that looks like something agent 007 might need to disarm a bomb — which is a state of the art atomic clock.
An atomic clock keeps the most accurate tim
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This $2.7 million watch looks straight out of a James Bond movie and keeps the world's most accurate time

One of the most complicated and precise timekeeping devices ever built looks straight out of a James Bond film, and it’s going to auction for seven figures.

The Urwerk AMC (for Atomic Master Control) is a hybrid system, made up of two “autonomous, but linked” parts, according to Urwerk.

The first is the nearly 70-pound aluminum case “base unit” — that looks like something agent 007 might need to disarm a bomb — which is a state of the art atomic clock. An atomic clock keeps the most accurate time on the planet essentially by measuring the high-speed vibrations of atoms.

The other part, considered the mobile unit, is a mechanical wristwatch, which can be docked in the base unit to correct any discrepancies in the time-keeping, as well as “compensating for any minute changes in temperature, air pressure or humidity,” according to Urwerk.


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47 attorneys general are investigating Facebook for antitrust violations

New York State Attorney General Letitia James announced Tuesday that 47 attorneys general from states and U.S. territories plan to take part in a New York-led antitrust probe into Facebook. “After continued bipartisan conversations with attorneys general from around the country, today I am announcing that we have vastly expanded the list of states, districts, and territories investigating Facebook for potential antitrust violations,” James said in a statement. Facebook already faces a separate a


New York State Attorney General Letitia James announced Tuesday that 47 attorneys general from states and U.S. territories plan to take part in a New York-led antitrust probe into Facebook.
“After continued bipartisan conversations with attorneys general from around the country, today I am announcing that we have vastly expanded the list of states, districts, and territories investigating Facebook for potential antitrust violations,” James said in a statement.
Facebook already faces a separate a
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47 attorneys general are investigating Facebook for antitrust violations

New York State Attorney General Letitia James announced Tuesday that 47 attorneys general from states and U.S. territories plan to take part in a New York-led antitrust probe into Facebook. Shares of Facebook fell 3.2% on the news.

The multistate investigation was announced in September with participation from seven other states, but it has since expanded to nearly the entire country. The probe will zero in on whether Facebook broke any state or federal laws as a result of any anti-competitive conduct related to its dominance of social media.

“After continued bipartisan conversations with attorneys general from around the country, today I am announcing that we have vastly expanded the list of states, districts, and territories investigating Facebook for potential antitrust violations,” James said in a statement. “Our investigation now has the support of 47 attorneys general from around the nation, who are all concerned that Facebook may have put consumer data at risk, reduced the quality of consumers’ choices, and increased the price of advertising. As we continue our investigation, we will use every investigative tool at our disposal to determine whether Facebook’s actions stifled competition and put users at risk.”

Facebook already faces a separate antitrust investigation launched by the Federal Trade Commission in July. The probe was announced on the heels of the FTC’s $5 billion fine against Facebook over its privacy policies.

Facebook and its rivals, including Google, Amazon and Apple, also face a separate probe from the U.S. Department of Justice. The probe, which opened in July, seeks to examine the practices of online platforms that dominate internet search, social media and retail services, specifically, whether the companies have

The New York-led probe initially included Colorado, Florida, Iowa, Nebraska, North Carolina, Ohio, Tennessee and the District of Columbia.

Joining them are attorneys general from Arizona, Arkansas, Connecticut, Delaware, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming, and the territory of Guam. James said six other states can’t confirm their participation in the investigation.

Correction: This story has been updated to reflect 47 attorneys general from U.S. states and territories are involved in the Facebook antitrust probe.


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Raymond James raises Apple outlook, sees shares rallying nearly 20%

Raymond James is betting that bigger iPhone sales will help boost Apple’s earnings and stock. The firm raised its price target on the stock to $280 from $250 per share. Apple closed at $236.41 per share on Friday so the new target represents an 18% rally.


Raymond James is betting that bigger iPhone sales will help boost Apple’s earnings and stock.
The firm raised its price target on the stock to $280 from $250 per share.
Apple closed at $236.41 per share on Friday so the new target represents an 18% rally.
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Raymond James raises Apple outlook, sees shares rallying nearly 20%

Raymond James is betting that bigger iPhone sales will help boost Apple’s earnings and stock.

The firm raised its price target on the stock to $280 from $250 per share. Apple closed at $236.41 per share on Friday so the new target represents an 18% rally.


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Raymond James raises Apple outlook, sees shares rallying nearly 20%

Raymond James is betting that bigger iPhone sales will help boost Apple’s earnings and stock. The firm raised its price target on the stock to $280 from $250 per share. Apple closed at $236.41 per share on Friday so the new target represents an 18% rally.


Raymond James is betting that bigger iPhone sales will help boost Apple’s earnings and stock.
The firm raised its price target on the stock to $280 from $250 per share.
Apple closed at $236.41 per share on Friday so the new target represents an 18% rally.
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Raymond James raises Apple outlook, sees shares rallying nearly 20%

Raymond James is betting that bigger iPhone sales will help boost Apple’s earnings and stock.

The firm raised its price target on the stock to $280 from $250 per share. Apple closed at $236.41 per share on Friday so the new target represents an 18% rally.


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Raymond James moves to free trades for advisors and their clients

Raymond James’ independent registered investment advisors have reason to cheer. The move was announced on Monday at a conference in Bonita Springs, Florida, for the firm’s Investment Advisors Division, which focuses on registered investment advisors, also known as RIAs. Officials at Raymond James declined to comment, citing a quiet period. The move by the company comes amid a mini-stampede among financial services firms to offer commission-free trades in recent months. On Monday, Bank of America


Raymond James’ independent registered investment advisors have reason to cheer.
The move was announced on Monday at a conference in Bonita Springs, Florida, for the firm’s Investment Advisors Division, which focuses on registered investment advisors, also known as RIAs.
Officials at Raymond James declined to comment, citing a quiet period.
The move by the company comes amid a mini-stampede among financial services firms to offer commission-free trades in recent months.
On Monday, Bank of America
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Raymond James moves to free trades for advisors and their clients

Raymond James’ independent registered investment advisors have reason to cheer.

The firm announced on Monday that it is eliminating transaction fees for stocks, exchange-traded funds and options in a division serving those professionals.

The move was announced on Monday at a conference in Bonita Springs, Florida, for the firm’s Investment Advisors Division, which focuses on registered investment advisors, also known as RIAs.

The change exclusively affects RIAs in that division. The company did not disclose how many advisors that includes.

Officials at Raymond James declined to comment, citing a quiet period.

The move by the company comes amid a mini-stampede among financial services firms to offer commission-free trades in recent months.

That includes consumer-facing businesses of Charles Schwab, Fidelity and TD Ameritrade. On Monday, Bank of America said that it will now offer unlimited free trades to certain loyalty customers through its Merrill Edge online service.


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Watch JP Morgan’s Jamie Dimon and Morgan Stanley’s James Gorman speak in Washington

[The stream is slated to start at 12:45 p.m., ET. Please refresh the page if you do not see a player above at that time.] James Gorman, CEO of Morgan Stanley, and J.P. Morgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon were set to speak Friday at an event organized by the Institute of International Finance in Washington, D.C.Their comments came after both banks posted better-than-expected earnings earlier in the week. J.P. Morgan Chase shares hit an all-time high after the banking giant released its results. Morgan S


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Watch JP Morgan's Jamie Dimon and Morgan Stanley's James Gorman speak in Washington

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James Gorman, CEO of Morgan Stanley, and J.P. Morgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon were set to speak Friday at an event organized by the Institute of International Finance in Washington, D.C.

Their comments came after both banks posted better-than-expected earnings earlier in the week.

J.P. Morgan Chase shares hit an all-time high after the banking giant released its results. Morgan Stanley’s stock also got an earnings boost.

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James Bullard: Risks remain high, Fed on ‘meeting by meeting’ basis

James Bullard, president and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank President James Bullard said global trade and other risks remain high for a U.S. economy that may slow more sharply than expected. As a result, the Fed “may choose to provide additional accommodation going forward, but decisions will be made on a meeting-by-meeting basis, he said in prepared remarks to a London conference on Tuesday. Bullard did not address in his prepared presentation the r


James Bullard, president and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank President James Bullard said global trade and other risks remain high for a U.S. economy that may slow more sharply than expected. As a result, the Fed “may choose to provide additional accommodation going forward, but decisions will be made on a meeting-by-meeting basis, he said in prepared remarks to a London conference on Tuesday. Bullard did not address in his prepared presentation the r
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James Bullard: Risks remain high, Fed on 'meeting by meeting' basis

James Bullard, president and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.

St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank President James Bullard said global trade and other risks remain high for a U.S. economy that may slow more sharply than expected.

As a result, the Fed “may choose to provide additional accommodation going forward, but decisions will be made on a meeting-by-meeting basis, he said in prepared remarks to a London conference on Tuesday.

Bullard did not address in his prepared presentation the recent preliminary trade deal reached between the U.S. and China last week.

He dissented when the Fed reduced interest rates by a quarter of a percentage point at its September meeting, arguing for a deeper half a percentage point cut.


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LeBron James says Houston Rockets’ GM was not ‘educated’ on Hong Kong situation when he tweeted

NBA superstar LeBron James criticized the general manager of Houston Rockets for not being “educated on the situation” when he tweeted in support of the Hong Kong anti-government protests. But that criticism sparked backlash against James, with one U.S. lawmaker slamming the LA Lakers star for “putting profits over human rights.” Rockets GM Daryl Morey set off a spiral of events earlier this month after his tweet drew widespread anger in China. Tencent, which owns the digital streaming rights fo


NBA superstar LeBron James criticized the general manager of Houston Rockets for not being “educated on the situation” when he tweeted in support of the Hong Kong anti-government protests. But that criticism sparked backlash against James, with one U.S. lawmaker slamming the LA Lakers star for “putting profits over human rights.” Rockets GM Daryl Morey set off a spiral of events earlier this month after his tweet drew widespread anger in China. Tencent, which owns the digital streaming rights fo
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LeBron James says Houston Rockets' GM was not 'educated' on Hong Kong situation when he tweeted

LeBron James of Los Angeles Lakers (R) takes a shot while being guarded by Theo Pinson of the Brooklyn Nets (L) during their National Basketball Association (NBA) pre-season match at the Mercedes Benz Arena in Shanghai on October 10, 2019.

NBA superstar LeBron James criticized the general manager of Houston Rockets for not being “educated on the situation” when he tweeted in support of the Hong Kong anti-government protests.

But that criticism sparked backlash against James, with one U.S. lawmaker slamming the LA Lakers star for “putting profits over human rights.”

Rockets GM Daryl Morey set off a spiral of events earlier this month after his tweet drew widespread anger in China. Even though the post was swiftly deleted, sponsors cut ties with the National Basketball Association while the league came under fire for appearing to give in to censorship from Beijing.

“We all talk about this freedom of speech, yes, we all do have freedom of speech. But at times, there are ramifications for the negative that can happen when you’re not thinking about others and you’re only thinking about yourself,” James told reporters ahead of a game against Golden State.

“I don’t want to get into a word or sentence feud with … with Daryl Morey. But I believe he wasn’t educated on the situation at hand and he spoke.”

After making those remarks, James took to Twitter to clarify his statements saying that Morey had no “consideration for the consequences and ramifications of the tweet” and he could have “waited a week to send it.”

Last week, the Lakers played against the Brooklyn Nets in two exhibition games in China — but those games were not available for viewing in China as state-run television network CCTV suspended the current broadcast arrangements for the NBA’s preseason games in China. Tencent, which owns the digital streaming rights for NBA in China, also “temporarily” suspended the preseason broadcast arrangements.

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver eventually came out to support Morey but players have been largely quiet on the issue.

The comments by James drew sharp criticism from some U.S. lawmakers. Senator Rick Scott, R-Fla. accused James of “putting profits over human rights.”

Meanwhile, Sen. Ben Sasse, R-Neb., said the NBA star was “parroting communist propaganda.”


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Oracle discloses $40 million stake in Ampere, a chip start-up founded by former Intel president Renee James

Oracle disclosed on Friday that earlier this year it invested $40 million in a start-up founded and run by Renee James, an Oracle board member. She’s been an Oracle board member since 2015. Here’s what Oracle said in its proxy:In April 2019, Oracle invested $40 million in an equity fundraising round for Ampere Computing LLC (Ampere), a developer of high-performance microprocessors for cloud and edge servers. Renée J. James, an Oracle director, is the Chairman and CEO of Ampere. James, 55, was pa


Oracle disclosed on Friday that earlier this year it invested $40 million in a start-up founded and run by Renee James, an Oracle board member. She’s been an Oracle board member since 2015. Here’s what Oracle said in its proxy:In April 2019, Oracle invested $40 million in an equity fundraising round for Ampere Computing LLC (Ampere), a developer of high-performance microprocessors for cloud and edge servers. Renée J. James, an Oracle director, is the Chairman and CEO of Ampere. James, 55, was pa
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Oracle discloses $40 million stake in Ampere, a chip start-up founded by former Intel president Renee James

Oracle disclosed on Friday that earlier this year it invested $40 million in a start-up founded and run by Renee James, an Oracle board member.

The company, Ampere Computing, develops microprocessors for cloud servers. James, who previously spent 28 years at Intel, most recently as president, left in 2016 to join Carlyle Group, and the next year launched Ampere, where she’s now taking on her former employer. She’s been an Oracle board member since 2015.

Ampere announced a financing round in April from chip design firm Arm Holdings, which is now owned by SoftBank, and Carlyle Group. Oracle was not named in the press release.

Here’s what Oracle said in its proxy:

In April 2019, Oracle invested $40 million in an equity fundraising round for Ampere Computing LLC (Ampere), a developer of high-performance microprocessors for cloud and edge servers. Renée J. James, an Oracle director, is the Chairman and CEO of Ampere. Oracle has appointed one director to Ampere’s board. Oracle holds less than 20% of the outstanding equity of Ampere.

In addition to the investment, Oracle said it paid about $419,000 to Ampere in fiscal 2019 “for hardware used for development and testing purposes.”

Ampere uses processors based on Arm architecture, providing better energy efficiency than traditional server chips. The company doesn’t list any customers on its website. James, 55, was paid $445,062 by Oracle in 2019, primarily from stock awards, according to the proxy.

An Oracle spokesperson didn’t immediately respond to a request for comment.

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New York attorney general is investigating Facebook for possible antitrust violations

New York State Attorney General Letitia James announced Friday she is launching a multistate investigation into Facebook for possible antitrust violations. Attorneys general of Colorado, Florida, Iowa, Nebraska, North Carolina, Ohio, Tennessee and the District of Columbia will join the probe, according to the announcement. “I am proud to be leading a bipartisan coalition of attorneys general in investigating whether Facebook has stifled competition and put users at risk. The day the FTC fine was


New York State Attorney General Letitia James announced Friday she is launching a multistate investigation into Facebook for possible antitrust violations. Attorneys general of Colorado, Florida, Iowa, Nebraska, North Carolina, Ohio, Tennessee and the District of Columbia will join the probe, according to the announcement. “I am proud to be leading a bipartisan coalition of attorneys general in investigating whether Facebook has stifled competition and put users at risk. The day the FTC fine was
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New York attorney general is investigating Facebook for possible antitrust violations

New York State Attorney General Letitia James announced Friday she is launching a multistate investigation into Facebook for possible antitrust violations.

Facebook shares were down about 0.5% in Friday’s premarket, but did not seem to react to James’ announcement.

Attorneys general of Colorado, Florida, Iowa, Nebraska, North Carolina, Ohio, Tennessee and the District of Columbia will join the probe, according to the announcement. It will focus “on Facebook’s dominance in the industry and the potential anticompetitive conduct stemming from that dominance,” according to the release.

“Even the largest social media platform in the world must follow the law and respect consumers,” James said in a statement. “I am proud to be leading a bipartisan coalition of attorneys general in investigating whether Facebook has stifled competition and put users at risk. We will use every investigative tool at our disposal to determine whether Facebook’s actions may have endangered consumer data, reduced the quality of consumers’ choices, or increased the price of advertising.”

Facebook is already facing a separate investigation by the Federal Trade Commission over antitrust concerns, the company confirmed in its quarterly report in July. That announcement came on the same day that the FTC announced its $5 billion settlement with Facebook over its privacy policies.

So far, regulatory action against Facebook has had little impact on its business or stock performance. The day the FTC fine was announced, Facebook’s market value rose more than the cost of the penalty. The $5 billion fine represented about 9% of the company’s 2018 revenue.

“People have multiple choices for every one of the services we provide,” Facebook’s vice president of state and local policy Will Castleberry said in a statement following James’ announcement. “We understand that if we stop innovating, people can easily leave our platform. This underscores the competition we face, not only in the US but around the globe. We will of course work constructively with state attorneys general and we welcome a conversation with policymakers about the competitive environment in which we operate.”

The news comes as more than 30 state attorney generals are expected to launch a separate probe into Google over antitrust concerns, according to a source familiar with the matter. The investigation, expected to be announced on Monday, will be led by the Texas state attorney general, according to the source. The Google probe will focus on the company’s effect on digital advertising markets and possible consumer harm, a source told The Wall Street Journal.

-CNBC’s Ylan Mui contributed to this report.

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