Facebook Adds Feature for Finding Nearby Friends

April 17 (Bloomberg) -- Facebook will let people know when their friends are nearby via smartphone notifications, adding features for its growing base of mobile users. Sarah Frier has more on Bloomberg Television's "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)

Brzeski: December Fed Hike Likely if U.S. Recovery Lasts
59:59 - Central bankers aren’t retreating from the fight against low inflation, although they’re wary of launching a fresh assault on any daring new fronts. Faced with disappointing growth after years of ultra-low interest rates, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen and her peers who met this weekend in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, re-affirmed their belief in power of monetary policy to stop economies from slipping into deflation. They were less keen on academic proposals that included the abolition of cash, raising their inflation targets, or keeping permanently large balance sheets. ING Chief Economist for Germany & Austria Carsten Brzeski discusses the Fed and the outlook for Germany with Bloomberg's Anna Edwards on "Countdown."
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