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  • Why the U.S. Army's New Precision-Strike Missile Such a Big Deal

    Kris Osborn Security, Americas It will replacing one of the military's aging missiles. The U.S. Army has fired test-shot number three for its fast-emerging Precision-Strike Missile, a new surface-to-surface weapon intended to destroy targets with precision accuracy from ranges as far as 500km. The shot, which took place earlier this year at Yuma Proving Grounds, Arizona, moved the development of the weapon into a new phase as a next-generation method of pinpointing targets from safer stand-off...

    The National Interest
  • Shopify surges 8% after striking a partnership deal with Walmart (SHOP, WMT)

    Reuters Shopify surged as much as 8% on Monday after Walmart announced in a blog post that the two companies are "joining forces" to help more small businesses sell products online. The partnership will open Walmart.com to Shopify sellers, allowing small businesses to reach a wider audience with their product listings and better compete with Amazon. Walmart plans to add 1,200 Shopify sellers to its Marketplace this year as it looks to capitalize on a surge in ecommerce shopping amid the...

    markets.businessinsider.com
  • Bayern Munich strike deal to sign Leroy Sané from Manchester City for £41m

    Germany winger agrees five-year deal with BayernEasily achievable add-ons should see fee rise to £44.5mBayern Munich have agreed to buy the Manchester City winger Leroy Sané for about €45m (£40.9m) plus add-ons. The 24-year-old Germany international will sign a five-year deal with the Bundesliga champions. The first add-ons are easily achievable and should see the fee rise quickly to €49m. There are then more achievement-based clauses, with City to receive potentially €60m in total. Continue...

    the Guardian