Pinterest Raises $150 Million, Valuing It at $12.3 Billion

HIGHLIGHTS Pinterest has raised $150 million from its existing investors latest funding round has increased the company’s valuation to $12.3 bln The San Francisco-based company has 175 million monthly users Pinterest, which develops visual search…

Why a lack of education raises death risk for some Americans

WASHINGTON –  Middle-age white Americans with limited education are increasingly dying younger, on average, than other middle-age U.S. adults, a trend driven by their dwindling economic opportunities, research by two Princeton University economists has found….

Intel Raises Revenue Forecast as PC Market Improves

Intel raised its quarterly revenue forecast for the first time in more than two years as suppliers of parts used in personal computers replenish their inventory amid improving PC demand. Shares of the world’s largest…