Nine Inch Nails skips online ticket sales to fight scalper bots

Nine Inch Nails will not sell tickets online for its just-announced “Cold and Black and Infinite” theater tour this fall. Instead, NIN mastermind Trent Reznor is going old-school in an effort to beat the ticket bots: You’ll have to wait in line at the venue starting. Each person can buy up to four tickets. Why? […]

Huawei smartphone sales surge in Europe as Apple and Samsung stumble

If Europe is any indication, Apple and Samsung might be in trouble if the major Chinese smartphone brands ever get a significant foothold in the U.S. market. According to a new report from market research firm Canalys, China’s Huawei saw sales of its smartphones in Europe grow 38.6 percent to 7.4 million units in the first […]

Property news: Rise in number of million-pound house sales taking place

Figures from the Land Registry and the Registers of Scotland were used for the report. Here are the numbers of million-pound home sales in 2017 and the annual percentage change, according to Lloyds Bank Private Banking: London, 8,308, 1 per cent South East, 3,377, 12 per cent East of England, 1,208, 1 per cent South West, 676, 21 per […]

Trump administration to unveil new sales policy to make it easier for allies to buy arms – report

US President Donald Trump will roll out a new weapons sales policy which will make it easier for America’s allies to buy weapons from the country’s biggest arms manufacturers, a new report says. The administration is expected to provide a set of guidelines which will “speed up the approval of arms exports” to certain allies, […]

Slay the Spire has China to thank for launching its 700,000 sales in Steam Early Access

Mega Crit Games’ addictive roguelike deck-building game Slay the Spire has seen a ton of success in Steam Early Access. The indie studio’s debut effort is one of the top 100 most played games on the platform, and it’s sold over 700,000 copies, according to Steam Spy data from up to the beginning of this week before the […]

These 13 stocks will see explosive sales growth that will help them crush earnings season, Goldman Sachs says

Reuters The first-quarter earnings season is shaping up to be one of the most hotly anticipated in recent memory as the market seeks a bright spot amid multiple headwinds. While some investors may be focused on bottom-line profits, Goldman Sachs is more interested in stocks generating high sales growth, and it has identified 13 S&P […]

Automakers' March was like a lion, including 45 percent Jeep sales spike

DETROIT — Major automakers on Tuesday reported higher new vehicles sales for March on the back of a strong U.S. economy and big consumer discounts, sending shares in Detroit’s automakers up. Industry sales in March rose 2.5 percent to 1,653,529, according to Autodata, which said the seasonally adjusted annual rate for the month was a […]