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News

Business

Andy Beal was our general council when Bitwage launched in 2014, but he's since moved on to Ernst & Young's Blockchain Consulting Group. The other day, he and I got a chance to catch up over lunch. Notice that he went to the blockchain consulting group, not the Bitcoin group. [...]
Mon, Aug 29, 2016
Forbes – Business
Nobody wanted it. And when they got it, they didn't love it much. They only tolerated it. [...]
Mon, Aug 29, 2016
Forbes – Business
Business owners who work at home are often misunderstood. As someone who has run a successful home business for 10 years, I'm here to set the record straight. [...]
Sun, Aug 28, 2016
Forbes – Entrepreneurs
It was Eataly's Nutella Bar where I first met Samantha Rose, the founder of GIR. Amidst the crowds, we stood at a counter and chatted over coffee... [...]
Sun, Aug 28, 2016
Forbes – Entrepreneurs

Finance

Ox race
Here is what you need to know. Fed rate-hike probabilities are moving up. Following Friday's speech by Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen, the market is pricing in a 42% chance of a September interest-rate hike and a 64.7% probability of a rate hike by the end of the year. ISIS appears to [...]
Mon, Aug 29, 2016
BI Finance
St. Pancras Renaissance Hotel
The UK is full of old and new buildings that qualify among the world's most impressive works of architecture. For those looking for a guide to the very best the UK has to offer, we have compiled a ranking of the coolest buildings and structures in the country. These include museums, [...]
Mon, Aug 29, 2016
BI Finance

 

Leadership

Ultimately, the ability to capture the interest of potential customers on mobile and then turn them into valuable repeat customers is critical to building a successful brand. Learn more about how mobile marketing can help your company. [...]
Mon, Aug 29, 2016
Forbes – Leadership
In some respects, I am a typical millennial professional. From Monday through Friday, I wake up early in the morning, put on my shirt and tie, and hop on the train to commute to work. I work at Pegasystems Inc., a software company based in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and spend my [...]
Mon, Aug 29, 2016
Forbes – Leadership
Taiwan's nature, friendliness and advanced economy have helped put it above the likes of the US, Australia and Hong Kong as the best place in the world for expats to live. [...]
Mon, Aug 29, 2016
Forbes – Leadership
The new episode of the Presidential podcast explores how Eleanor Roosevelt's character and values shaped FDR's presidency. [...]
WPJ – Leadership
The newest episode of the Presidential podcast explores Eisenhower's predilection for covert action, both abroad and in the White House. [...]
WPJ – Leadership

Science & Tech

A bespoke mattress made by Helix Sleep.
A New York City startup called Helix Sleep Inc. raised $7.35 million in Series A funding to grow its bespoke mattress business, according to cofounder Adam Tishman. With 20 full-time employees today, the company sells directly to consumers online, and via its office and showroom in Manhattan's Flatiron District. Helix's [...]
Mon, Aug 29, 2016
Techcrunch
Startups with novel chemistries tend to falter before they reach full production. [...]
Mon, Aug 29, 2016
Technology Review

 

World

Foreign arrivals issued with welcome kit including safety advice for women, following several assaults in country India's tourism minister has said foreign women should not wear skirts or walk alone at night in the country's small towns and cities “for their own safety”. Discussing tourist security in the north Indian city of [...]
Mon, Aug 29, 2016
The Guardian – World
Gao Chengyong is suspected of raping and killing 11 women over 14 years, sometimes cutting off body parts and slitting their throats. [...]
Mon, Aug 29, 2016
The New York Times – World
Officials say five assailants with suicide vests, rifles and grenades opened fire in town west of Karbala on Sunday. [...]
Mon, Aug 29, 2016
Al Jazeera