BUSINESS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/BUSINESS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Microsoft to offer early look at next Windows http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58470293-79/windows-microsoft-company-software.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58470293-79/windows-microsoft-company-software.html.csp">Microsoft to offer early look at next Windows</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BRANDON BAILEY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-29T18:44:02.065-06:00">Updated Sep 29, 2014 06:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">San Francisco • Microsoft plans to offer a glimpse of its vision for Windows this week, as its new CEO seeks to redefine the company and recover from missteps with its flagship operating system. Although the new software won’t be formally released until next year, analysts already consider its success crucial for Microsoft and Satya Nadella, who has made mobile devices and Internet-based services priorities since becoming CEO in February. With its tablet-like touch controls, Windows 8 had been M...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584702932014-09-29T18:44:02.065-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-29T18:44:02.065-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58470293@www.sltrib.com Mon, 29 Sep 2014 18:44:02 MDT Humana dropping out as golf tournament sponsor http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58470253-79/humana-sponsor-tournament-pga.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58470253-79/humana-sponsor-tournament-pga.html.csp">Humana dropping out as golf tournament sponsor</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-29T18:07:02.389-06:00">Updated Sep 29, 2014 06:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">La Quinta, Calif. • Humana is dropping out as title sponsor of the PGA Tour’s former Bob Hope Classic after the January tournament at PGA West and La Quinta Country Club. The Louisville-based managed health care company became the title sponsor in 2012. “Humana’s business is changing rapidly,” Tom Noland, Humana’s senior vice president of corporate communications, said in a statement Monday. “As we continue to shift toward a direct-to-consumer focus, we have to align our marketing and sponsorshi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584702532014-09-29T18:07:02.389-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-29T18:07:02.389-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58470253@www.sltrib.com Mon, 29 Sep 2014 18:07:02 MDT Riverton takes step to expand loan-business restrictions http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58457284-78/loan-businesses-restrictions-riverton.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58457284-78/loan-businesses-restrictions-riverton.html.csp">Riverton takes step to expand loan-business restrictions</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Mallory Jesperson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-25T22:43:22.195-06:00">Updated Sep 25, 2014 10:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Riverton • Four years ago, city leaders placed restrictions on payday loan companies, limiting them to specified commercial zones and capping their number at one per 10,000 residents. But at the time they excluded title-loan companies, which allow people to borrow cash by putting up their vehicle titles as collateral. Now city leaders are beginning to acknowledge that was a mistake. The city Planning Commission on Thursday voted 6-1 to recommend an ordinance amendment imposing the same restrict...</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> 58457284@www.sltrib.com Thu, 25 Sep 2014 22:43:22 MDT SWAT standoff in Lindon ends with man’s suicide http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58458399-78/police-cullimore-lindon-car.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58458399-78/police-cullimore-lindon-car.html.csp">SWAT standoff in Lindon ends with man’s suicide</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-26T15:44:59.909-06:00">Updated Sep 26, 2014 03:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">For more than seven hours, police negotiators pleaded with an armed, distraught man, trying to talk him out of pulling the trigger on the 9mm handgun he had pointed at his head as he sat inside his car at a Lindon parking lot. But as darkness approached Thursday night, Lindon Police Chief Cody Cullimore said, an army of 70 officers — including Utah County Metro SWAT teams, his own officers and those from neighboring Orem and Pleasant Grove — decided they had to bring the standoff to an end. “We ...</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> 58458399@www.sltrib.com Fri, 26 Sep 2014 15:44:59 MDT Intel invests up to $1.5B in China mobile venture http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58458175-79/intel-mobile-chips-chinese.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58458175-79/intel-mobile-chips-chinese.html.csp">Intel invests up to $1.5B in China mobile venture</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-26T08:27:02.103-06:00">Updated Sep 26, 2014 08:27AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Santa Clara, Calif. • Intel will pay up to $1.5 billion for a 20 percent stake in a Chinese venture that will design and make Intel-branded chips for mobile phones and other electronics. The Chinese chipmakers Spreadtrum Communications and RDA Microelectronics are controlled by Tsinghua Unigroup Ltd., a state-owned company funded by Tsinghua University in Beijing. Intel is also attempting to become a tougher competitor in the mobile chip business, which it has been unable to dominate the way it ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584581752014-09-26T08:27:02.103-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-26T08:27:02.103-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58458175@www.sltrib.com Fri, 26 Sep 2014 08:27:02 MDT edcUTAH & Partners Help State Rank Tops in Business http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58450068-79/utah-state-companies-edcutah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58450068-79/utah-state-companies-edcutah.html.csp">edcUTAH & Partners Help State Rank Tops in Business</a></h4>