April 16, 2010
AMD beats estimates on PC rebound Advanced Micro Devices Inc. reported first-quarter sales that beat analysts' predictions, adding to evidence that personal-computer demand is increasing. Revenue at the Sunnyvale, Calif., technology company rose 34% to $1.57 billion, AMD said. Analysts had estimated $1.54 billion on average, according to a Bloomberg survey. Net income was $257 million, or 35 cents a share, helped by an accounting change. That compares with a loss of $416 million, or 66 cents, a year earlier.
October 19, 2011 |
Donald Trump has sold his estate in Rancho Palos Verdes for $7.15 million. Located at Trump National Golf Course, which he owns and operates, the 11,000-square-foot Mediterranean mansion features a great-room entry, a 1,000-square-foot kitchen, marble flooring and wall-to-ceiling sliding doors that disappear from view. The New Yorker splits his time in Los Angeles between his home in Beverly Hills and Rancho Palos Verdes, "where the job is," he said last year when he listed the manse at $12 million.
February 18, 2009 |
Don't you hate it when your online map doesn't tell you what you need to know? Like when MapQuest sends you down a dark alley, or when Google sends you on four freeways when you really needed just one? A Los Angeles start-up called Zoodango is launching a local service today for finding restaurants, bars and entertainment venues on digital maps.
HOME & GARDEN
November 13, 2010 |
Donald Trump has an estate in Rancho Palos Verdes for sale at $12 million, making it the most expensive listing on the market in the coastal community. Located at Trump National Golf Course, which he owns and operates, the 11,000-square-foot Mediterranean mansion has a great-room entry, a 1,000-square-foot kitchen, marble flooring and wall-to-ceiling sliding doors that disappear from view. Trump, whose main residence is in New York, said he splits his time in Los Angeles between his home in Beverly Hills and Rancho Palos Verdes, "where the job is. " He has built six houses at the golf course, which has lots for 75. "This is one of the best locations with a direct view of the Pacific Ocean and views from three sides of the house," he said.
March 13, 2007 |
The casino company that bears Donald Trump's name said it had hired an investment firm to help it explore strategic alternatives that could include a sale. Trump Entertainment Resorts Inc. said it had retained Merrill Lynch & Co. to assist in identifying and evaluating capital structure, financing and other options.
September 24, 2006
ATLANTIC City's Steel Pier, once dubbed the "showplace of the nation," will close by the end of October. Trump Entertainment Resorts, which owns the New Jersey property, is studying proposals for a development that includes housing, stores, restaurants and a hotel, a Trump spokesman said. The pier, which opened in 1898, once attracted thousands to watch the diving horse plunge 40 feet into the sea and such entertainers as Charlie Chaplin, Bob Hope and Frank Sinatra.