APPLICATIONS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/APPLICATIONS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Utah Supreme Court justice to retire http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58207163-78/court-nehring-utah-supreme.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58207163-78/court-nehring-utah-supreme.html.csp">Utah Supreme Court justice to retire</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Marissa Lang</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-21T22:34:28.026-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 10:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Justice Ronald E. Nehring has announced his retirement after more than 11 years on the Utah Supreme Court bench. Nehring, who will leave his post in February, according to an announcement, had served eight years as a judge in 3rd District Court before he was appointed to the state’s high court by Gov. Mike Leavitt in May 2003. At the time of his appointment, Nehring was the presiding judge of 3rd District Court. The court will be accepting applications for Nehring’s replacement to the Supreme C...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58207163@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 22:34:28 MDT Apple, IBM team up on mobile devices, applications http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58188059-79/ibm-apple-companies-cook.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58188059-79/ibm-apple-companies-cook.html.csp">Apple, IBM team up on mobile devices, applications</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MICHAEL LIEDTKE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-15T17:48:01.391-06:00">Updated Jul 15, 2014 05:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cupertino, Calif. • Apple is teaming up with former nemesis IBM in an attempt to sell more iPhones and iPads to corporate customers and government agencies. The partnership announced Tuesday calls for the two technology companies to work together on about 100 different mobile applications designed for a wide range of industries. The applications, expected to be released this fall, will feature some of data-crunching tools that IBM Corp. sells to companies trying to get a better grasp on their ma...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581880592014-07-15T17:48:01.391-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-15T17:48:01.391-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58188059@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Jul 2014 17:48:01 MDT U.S. unemployment aid applications fall to 304,000 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58170435-79/jobs-unemployment-applications-employers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58170435-79/jobs-unemployment-applications-employers.html.csp">U.S. unemployment aid applications fall to 304,000</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-10T13:41:38.273-06:00">Updated Jul 10, 2014 01:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Fewer people sought U.S. unemployment benefits last week, driving down the level of applications to nearly the lowest in seven years. Weekly applications for unemployment aid dropped 11,000 to a seasonally adjusted 304,000, the Labor Department said Thursday. That’s not far from a reading of 298,000 two months ago, which was the lowest since 2007, before the Great Recession began. The four-week average, a less volatile measure, dipped 3,500 to 311,500, the second-lowest level since ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581704352014-07-10T13:41:38.273-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-10T13:41:38.273-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58170435@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Jul 2014 13:41:38 MDT Applications for U.S. jobless benefits edge up http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58146289-79/applications-unemployment-week-benefits.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58146289-79/applications-unemployment-week-benefits.html.csp">Applications for U.S. jobless benefits edge up</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARTIN CRUTSINGER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-03T10:03:02.143-06:00">Updated Jul 3, 2014 10:03AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits edged up slightly last week but remained at a level that indicated a healthy labor market. The Labor Department says weekly unemployment benefit applications rose by 2,000 to 315,000. The four-week average, which smooths out week-to-week volatility, was essentially unchanged at 315,000. The average has fallen by 9 percent since the beginning of this year. Unemployment benefit applications are a proxy for layoffs, ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581462892014-07-03T10:03:02.143-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-03T10:03:02.143-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58146289@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Jul 2014 10:03:02 MDT Applications for U.S. jobless benefits slide a bit http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58118309-79/applications-economy-percent-benefits.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58118309-79/applications-economy-percent-benefits.html.csp">Applications for U.S. jobless benefits slide a bit</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-26T09:13:02.187-06:00">Updated Jun 26, 2014 09:13AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits declined last week, the latest evidence that a sharp economic slowdown earlier this year hasn’t caused employers to cut jobs. Weekly unemployment benefit applications fell 2,000 to a seasonally adjusted 312,000, the Labor Department said Thursday. The four-week average, a less volatile measure, rose 2,000 to 314,000. The average has fallen 9 percent since the beginning of this year. Applications are a proxy for layoffs, so the de...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581183092014-06-26T09:13:02.187-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-26T09:13:02.187-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58118309@www.sltrib.com Thu, 26 Jun 2014 09:13:02 MDT Oracle buying Micros Systems for about $5.3 billion http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58103506-79/micros-oracle-systems-5.3.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58103506-79/micros-oracle-systems-5.3.csp">Oracle buying Micros Systems for about $5.3 billion</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-23T14:59:05.577-06:00">Updated Jun 23, 2014 02:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Redwood Shores, Calif. • Software maker Oracle is buying Micros Systems Inc., which provides software and hardware to the hospitality and retail industries, for about $5.3 billion. Oracle Corp. said Monday that it will pay $68 per Micros share, a 3 percent premium to the company’s $65.77 Friday closing price. Shares of Micros gained $1.43, or 2.2 percent, to $67.20 in premarket trading Monday. Oracle said the acquisition will extend its offerings by combining Micros’ industry-specific applicatio...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581035062014-06-23T14:59:05.577-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-23T14:59:05.577-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58103506@www.sltrib.com Mon, 23 Jun 2014 14:59:05 MDT Carney: No emails between White House, IRS official http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58086122-68/irs-emails-lerner-carney.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58086122-68/irs-emails-lerner-carney.html.csp">Carney: No emails between White House, IRS official</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JIM KUHNHENN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-18T18:48:15.12-06:00">Updated Jun 18, 2014 06:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The White House said Wednesday it has found no emails between any person in the executive office of the president and a top Internal Revenue Service official who has been connected to the improper scrutiny of political groups. White House spokesman Jay Carney said the White House searched for all communications between former IRS official Lois Lerner and executive office personnel. “We found zero emails,” he said. He said the search discovered three emails in which a third party em...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580861222014-06-18T18:48:15.12-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-18T18:48:15.12-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58086122@www.sltrib.com Wed, 18 Jun 2014 18:48:15 MDT BlackBerry to make Amazon App store available http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58083987-79/blackberry-amazon-app-available.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58083987-79/blackberry-amazon-app-available.html.csp">BlackBerry to make Amazon App store available</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-18T09:55:02.48-06:00">Updated Jun 18, 2014 09:55AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Waterloo, Ontario • BlackBerry is adding the Amazon Appstore in the next update to its operating system this fall. That will give users of the BlackBerry 10.3 operating system easy access to thousands more of the most popular Android apps and games. The struggling smartphone maker has been criticized for the lack of applications available for its devices. By adding the Amazon App store, BlackBerry said Wednesday its app developer program can put more emphasis on business and productivity applica...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580839872014-06-18T09:55:02.48-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-18T09:55:02.48-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58083987@www.sltrib.com Wed, 18 Jun 2014 09:55:02 MDT Lawmakers fume over lost emails in IRS probe http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58068376-68/irs-lerner-emails-congressional.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58068376-68/irs-lerner-emails-congressional.html.csp">Lawmakers fume over lost emails in IRS probe</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By STEPHEN OHLEMACHER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-14T18:33:40.783-06:00">Updated Jun 14, 2014 06:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Congressional investigators are fuming over revelations that the Internal Revenue Service has lost a trove of emails to and from a central figure in the agency’s tea party controversy. The IRS said Lois Lerner’s computer crashed in 2011, wiping out an untold number of emails that were being sought by congressional investigators. The investigators want to see all of Lerner’s emails from 2009 to 2013 as part of their probe into the way agents handled applications for tax-exempt status...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58068376@www.sltrib.com Sat, 14 Jun 2014 18:33:40 MDT IRS lost emails by official in tea party probe http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58066013-68/irs-emails-lerner-party.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58066013-68/irs-emails-lerner-party.html.csp">IRS lost emails by official in tea party probe</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-13T20:03:23.301-06:00">Updated Jun 13, 2014 08:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The Internal Revenue Service said Friday it has lost a trove of emails to and from a central figure in the agency’s tea party controversy, sparking outrage from congressional investigators who have been probing the agency for more than a year. The IRS told Congress on Friday that it cannot locate many of Lois Lerner’s emails before 2011 because her computer crashed during the summer of that year. Lerner headed the IRS division that processed applications for tax-exempt status. The I...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580660132014-06-13T20:03:23.301-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-13T20:03:23.301-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58066013@www.sltrib.com Fri, 13 Jun 2014 20:03:23 MDT Applications for U.S. jobless aid up modestly http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58060171-79/unemployment-applications-claims-jobless.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58060171-79/unemployment-applications-claims-jobless.html.csp">Applications for U.S. jobless aid up modestly</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOSH BOAK</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-12T08:52:01.547-06:00">Updated Jun 12, 2014 08:52AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • More Americans filed for unemployment benefits last week, but claims for jobless aid remain near pre-recession levels. The Labor Department said Thursday that weekly applications for unemployment benefits rose 4,000 to a seasonally adjusted 317,000. The four-week average, a less volatile measure, increased to 315,250. These figures are near the jobless claims levels before the outbreak of the Great Recession in December 2007. Applications are a proxy for layoffs, so the claims data ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580601712014-06-12T08:52:01.547-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-12T08:52:01.547-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58060171@www.sltrib.com Thu, 12 Jun 2014 08:52:01 MDT Applications up slightly for U.S. jobless aid http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58032082-79/jobs-applications-average-employers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58032082-79/jobs-applications-average-employers.html.csp">Applications up slightly for U.S. jobless aid</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOSH BOAK</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-05T10:00:02.418-06:00">Updated Jun 5, 2014 10:00AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Slightly more Americans sought unemployment benefits last week, but claims for jobless aid continue to be anchored near seven-year lows. The Labor Department said Thursday that weekly applications for unemployment benefits rose 8,000 to a seasonally adjusted 312,000. The four-week average, a less volatile measure, fell to 310,250. That’s the lowest average since June 2007. Applications are a proxy for layoffs, so the running average suggests employers are letting go of fewer workers...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580320822014-06-05T10:00:02.418-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-05T10:00:02.418-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58032082@www.sltrib.com Thu, 05 Jun 2014 10:00:02 MDT