HTC Calls on Iron Man in $1B Advertising Push

Aug. 15 (Bloomberg) -- Sharif Sakr, senior European Editor at Endgadget and James Wise, principal at Balderton Capital, discuss HTC's $1 billion advertising push with Iron Man star Robert Downey Jr. and the intense competition in the Android smartphone market. They speak on Bloomberg Television's "The Pulse."

Middle East Economies and the Impact of Cheap Oil
24:30 - Marios Maratheftis, chief economist at Standard Chartered Bank, discusses economic conditions in the Middle East, the impact of lower oil prices through the region and his outlook for U.S. economic growth and a rate hike path from the Federal Reserve. He speaks on "Bloomberg Surveillance." (Source: Bloomberg)
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