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18:46
17/10/2019
Deloitte BrandVoice: Enabling Your Employees To Become Change Makers
When you look at your youngest employees, you’re peering into your companies’ futures and witnessing the real-time development of individuals who will someday lead —and potentially reinvent—your i...
18:30
24/08/2019
Would You Rather Have a Dollar Today or 89 Cents Ten Years from Now?
On August 16, the yield on the Swiss 10-year bond fell to -1.132%. Consider the implications....
13:00
24/08/2019
Death of the Hybrid Vehicle: GM and Volkswagen Say Goodbye
GM and Volkswagen pulled the plug on hybrid cars. Ford and Toyota didn't....
10:00
24/08/2019
MIB, Ron Williams, Aetna CEO
This week, we speak with Ron Williams, former CEO of Aetna. He joined the company when it was not doing well, and turned it around, making it profitable, eventually selling the firm to CVS. He is the author of Learning t...
09:00
24/08/2019
Vital Steps For Preventing Child Identity Theft
Identity theft is a serious and very expensive problem that’s been affecting a great number of people lately. Unfortunately, it isn’t a problem that’s affecting only adults, as much as adults have Jedi ...
07:30
24/08/2019
10 Weekend Reads
The weekend is here! Pour yourself a mug of Danish blend coffee, grab a seat o a pool float, and get ready for our longer form weekend reads: • The month a shadow fell on Trump’s economy: A chaotic, contradict...
03:00
24/08/2019
The Weekend Quiz – August 24-25, 2019 – answers and discussion
Here are the answers with discussion for this Weekend’s Quiz. The information provided should help you work out why you missed a question or three! If you haven’t already done the Quiz from yesterday then hav...
21:52
23/08/2019
Trump Asks "Who is Our Bigger Enemy, Jay Powell or China's Chairman Xi?"
Trump poses the question of the day. Let's conduct a poll....
21:00
23/08/2019
Caroline Jones: Tough Guys
Interesting song from a rising country star: Caroline Jones Caroline Jones – Guitar Talk (Behind the Scenes of Bare Feet)   Caroline Jones – Tough Guys (Music Video)   Live on Jimmy Fallon (rock ver...
20:49
23/08/2019
Mapped: The Dramatic Global Rise of Urbanization (1950–2020)
Few global trends have matched the profound impact of urbanization. Today’s map looks back at 70 years of movement in over 1,800 cities. The post Mapped: The Dramatic Global Rise of Urbanization (1950–2020) a...
18:39
23/08/2019
Trump Retaliates with Tariffs on All Goods from China, Much at 30%
In a major escalation of the trade war, Trump lashed out at China....
18:00
23/08/2019
Succinct Summations of Week’s Events 8.23.19
Succinct Summations for the week ending August 23rd 2019 Positives: 1. FOMC meeting in Jackson Hole seems to be progressing well without POTUS complications 2. Index of leading economic indicators rose 0.5% in August, ab...
15:48
23/08/2019
The Future of 5G: Comparing 3 Generations of Wireless Technology
See how 5G compares to older iterations of wireless technology, and why it's poised to change the way the modern world uses data. The post The Future of 5G: Comparing 3 Generations of Wireless Technology appeared first o...
14:38
23/08/2019
Trump Says "We Don't Need China" then "Orders" Businesses to Find Alternative
After Beijing announced an additional $75 billion tariffs on the US, Trump demanded US Businesses find alternatives....
14:27
23/08/2019
Black Hole Monetary Economics
Economic nerds are converging on Jackson Hole for their (our?) annual meeting and the big story of the event will be a controversial opinion by Larry Summers, which he laid [ … ] The post Black Hole Monetary ...
13:59
23/08/2019
This Week In AI: Anti-Aging Startup Juvenescence Raises $54M, Tesla And Intel Debut AI Chips, Microsoft Acquires jClarity
Hi there, Here’s what went down in artificial intelligence this week. Top Deals Construction Versatile Natures, a San Francisco and Tel Aviv-based startup that uses IoT sensors attached to construction cranes to co...
11:30
23/08/2019
Negative Yield Curves to Infinity and a Reader Question Regarding Fraud
The entire German yield curve is negative for 30 years. Japan is poised to join the club....
11:00
23/08/2019
Overstock Saga Ends With a Whimper . . .
I never went looking for a fight with Overstock. It is not what I cover, and its weird collection of oddball employees, sycophants and various asshats holds no lure for me. In the mid aughts, I was writing about real est...
09:00
23/08/2019
Create A Meeting Agenda That Actually Works
Productive meetings seem to be a bit of a myth for many, and if you ask pretty much any executive, they’ll tell you meetings are more often than not boring, unproductive and inefficient. Many times, you’ll le...
08:20
23/08/2019
The Prudence Principle: a new rule for fiscal policy
Should the government run a budget deficit or a budget surplus? What size should the deficit or surplus be? Devising a rule which allows the public to assess the integrity of government is a major challenge in political ...
07:45
23/08/2019
10 Friday AM Reads
My end of week morning train reads: • What a Yield-Curve Inversion Really Says About the U.S. Economy (Bloomberg Businessweek) • Taylor Swift is smart enough to not let her shows sell out (Quartz) see also ...
07:00
23/08/2019
1958 Ferrari 250 GT LWB California Spider by Scaglietti
What could be more lovely on a summer’s day? A V-12 engine, 2 valves per cylinder, 3 Weber carburetors, mated to a 4-speed manual transmission, making 240HP in a light (2,646 pound) spider equals a fun, fast ride. ...
06:00
23/08/2019
Digging a Hole to China
Good news: The trade war is over. No, it’s getting worse. Or maybe it is ending but it could start again tomorrow....
03:00
23/08/2019
The Weekend Quiz – August 24-25, 2019
Welcome to The Weekend Quiz. The quiz tests whether you have been paying attention or not to the blog posts that I post. See how you go with the following questions. Your results are only known to you and no…...
00:00
23/08/2019
Biotech in Europe: A strong foundation for growth and innovation
European companies have an opportunity to play a stronger role in the industry by focusing on three factors....
00:00
23/08/2019
The invisible hand: On the path to autonomous planning in food retail
It’s not news to food retailers: sometimes your stocks are too high, sometimes they’re too low. Advanced planning now gives them entirely new options for solving the expensive problem—and cuts costs in ...
00:00
23/08/2019
Building agile capabilities: The fuel to power your agile ‘body’
To move your organization from targeted experimentation to driving agility at scale, it’s crucial to focus on agile capability building....
23:29
22/08/2019
Sydney Modern Monetary Theory (MMT) Event tomorrow
Promotion for event in Sydney tomorrow – details overleaf. Sydney Modern Monetary Theory (MMT) Event The Modern Money Australia NSW Branch is organising their first major event on August 24, 2019 in Sydney. Details...
19:00
22/08/2019
The Hidden Tribes of America
In the process of assembling the morning reads (sign up here!), I come across lots of really interesting things. A perfect example is these sets of charts via More in Common (hat tip Brent X Donnelly). These show the &ld...
18:07
22/08/2019
Fed Baby Steps Coming: What's Powell Up To?
The odds of a double rate cut in September plunged from 40% recently to 31% last week then to 0% today....
17:28
22/08/2019
Animation: The 20 Largest State Economies by GDP in the Last 50 Years
This animation shows how the largest state economies by GDP have changed over the last five decades of time, and what such a ranking looks like today. The post Animation: The 20 Largest State Economies by GDP in the Last...
14:30
22/08/2019
Making Sense of 100-Yr Bonds yielding 0% and 30-Yr Bonds With Negative Yield
Over 50% of European gov't bonds have a negative yield. Globally there's $15 trillion in negative-yield debt....
14:28
22/08/2019
US Real Estate Tech Market Map: How Startups Are Reinventing the World’s Largest Asset Class
While searching for home or rental listings online is easier than ever, transacting — encumbered by an army of brokers, lenders, insurers, and other bidders — remains largely the same. Consequently, the ...
14:05
22/08/2019
Market Map: The Top-Funded Artificial Intelligence Startups
Artificial intelligence (AI) is spreading to more industries and is being applied across a wide range of applications.  Facial recognition systems, for example, use AI to unlock consumer devices or authenticate paym...
11:00
22/08/2019
The Illusion of Explanatory Depth
I am utterly fascinated by the concept of metacognition — how we evaluate and measure our own skills and abilities. This is the main idea underlying the Dunning-Kruger curve, the tendency for those with lower level...
09:00
22/08/2019
Get All Your Vitamins Without Taking A Single Supplement
It can be a pain sorting out which vitamins to take. Do you need to take Vitamin C every day? What’s the best fish oil capsule? And for those who dislike or aren’t able to swallow pills, the struggle can be e...
07:55
22/08/2019
10 Thursday AM Reads
My morning train reads: • Powell Faces Challenge Defining Doctrine Around When to Cut Rates (WSJ) but see Economists Are Bad At Predicting Recessions (fivethirtyeight) • Ask active fund managers to explain how ...
05:12
22/08/2019
Increasingly Angry Farmers Blame Trump, Not China
Farmers are angry over crop reports, broken ethanol promises, tariffs, crop reports, Trump, and mounting debt....
00:00
22/08/2019
Rethinking procurement in retail
For retailers, procurement is no longer solely a matter of negotiating “A” brands. Private labels and verticalization are trending. Advanced approaches and tools help get procurement in shape for the future....
00:00
22/08/2019
Unlocking market access for gene therapies in the United States
Gene therapy holds great promise for treating a variety of diseases, but without changes, today’s payment system could limit the number of patients who benefit....
22:43
21/08/2019
The EU pronouncement of a Greek success ignores the reality
I keep reading ridiculous articles about Brexit in the UK Guardian. The latest was comparing it to pre-WWI Britain and suggesting there were no signs of a “Damascene moment remainers hoped for”. I thought tha...
22:38
21/08/2019
Tick Tock: Merkel Gives UK 30 Days to Solve Brexit
Boris Johnson met Angela Merkel today. She gave Johnson 30 days to do the impossible....
22:35
21/08/2019
Starbucks, monetary superpower
I recently spent some time on Twitter discussing the monetary wonders of Starbucks. In this post I'll bring a bunch of tweets together into a single blog post.I don't go to Starbucks very often, so I only recently learnt...
18:30
21/08/2019
CEO of Israeli Spyware-Maker NSO on Fighting Terror, Khashoggi Murder, and Saudi Arabia
This was utterly surprising to me; I assumed this was possible, but not nearly as specific and detailed as this reveals, via 60 Minutes: “Tonight we’ll take you inside the growing, shadowy global market of cy...
18:04
21/08/2019
Timeline: Every Billion-Dollar Artificial Intelligence Exit
Artificial intelligence is a sector that attracts big investor checks: Q2’19 recently saw record quarterly funding to AI startups at $7.4B. This included several $100M+ mega-deals to companies like robotic process ...
18:00
21/08/2019
Pegasus: Hack Any Cell Phone
This was utterly surprising to me; I assumed this was possible, but not nearly as specific and detailed as this reveals, via 60 Minutes: “Tonight we’ll take you inside the growing, shadowy global market of cy...
17:13
21/08/2019
Where the World’s Banks Make the Most Money
Last year, the global banking industry cashed in an impressive $1.36 trillion in profits. Here's where they made their money, and how it breaks down. The post Where the World’s Banks Make the Most Money appeared fi...
15:09
21/08/2019
Trump Proclaims Himself the "Chosen One" to Take on China
"I am the chosen one" says president Trump....
15:00
21/08/2019
Swinging for the Fences with Ivan Bebek
“If you’ve won you know how to win… Experience pays well. Look for people that have a track record, and look for people that want to take big swings.” Ivan Bebek is one of the most dynamic and dr...
14:22
21/08/2019
BBRG: Stakeholder Capitalism Fails If It’s Just Talk
Stakeholder Capitalism Fails If It’s Just Talk Companies will have to prove they’re committed to goals beyond maximizing shareholder value. Bloomberg, August 21, 2019       For 47 years, the Bu...
13:28
21/08/2019
BLS Revises Payrolls 501,000 Lower Through March
BLS annual revisions knocked off 501,000 jobs through March. Private jobs fell by 514,000 jobs....
13:22
21/08/2019
Client Note: Apple Card Perks, Google & Enterprise Blockchain, Root Raises $350M, And More
Fintech 1. WhatsApp brings payments to 100M users in Indonesia  Facebook-owned WhatsApp is reportedly in talks to launch mobile payments to its 100M users in Indonesia, one of the messaging platform’s top glob...
09:00
21/08/2019
How To Fold Clothes Like Marie Kondo
Help! You open the door and have to tiptoe your way through the room because there’s not enough space for you to walk freely. There are books upon books upon books on your desk, and your bed has several piles of cl...
07:30
21/08/2019
10 Wednesday AM Reads
My midweek morning train reads: • Buying Municipal Bonds for Tax-Free Income (Penta) • Big-Box Rebound: How Target Packaged a Turnaround (Fortune) • The Trump vs. Obama economy — in 15 charts (Washin...
07:00
21/08/2019
Data Behind Fear of Yield Curve Inversions
Source: FRED Blog   FRED can help us make sense of the recent discussions about an inverted yield curve. But first, some definitions to get us started: The yield curve is the difference (or spread) between the yield...
06:04
21/08/2019
The rich are getting richer in Australia while the rest of us mark time
Only a short blog post today – in terms of actual researched content. Plenty of announcements and news though, a cartoon, and some great music. I have been meaning to write about the household income and wealth dat...
05:29
21/08/2019
Ireland Backstop Serious Question: Who Will Enforce It? Mexico?
The EU insists the backstop is non-negotiable. I happen to have a serious question....
03:29
21/08/2019
Another Trump Trade Fiasco, This Time With Japan
Hopes for a trade deal between the US and Japan have faded. Autos and Agriculture are the sticking points....
00:00
21/08/2019
How customs agencies can help special economic zones succeed
When agencies have a seat at the table and participate in areas such as governance and stakeholder relations, these zones have the best chance of promoting economic growth....
00:00
21/08/2019
The evolution of healthcare-provider profit pools
Why nonhospital-provider segments are primed for growth—and why that matters....
00:00
21/08/2019
How insurers should think about digital in distribution
In this video, McKinsey partner Sumit Popli discusses the role bancassurance, digitization, and digital distribution have been playing in Asia and what this means for insurers....
00:00
21/08/2019
Getting personal about change
The need to shift mind-sets is the biggest block to successful transformations. The key lies in making the shift both individual and institutional—at the same time....
22:01
20/08/2019
Germany Seeks Migrant "Coalition of the Willing" Repeating 2015 Mistake
Germany's Foreign Minister, Heiko Maas, marches down the same path that doomed Angela Merkel....
22:01
20/08/2019
Germany Seeks Migrant "Coalition of the Willing" Repeating Merkel's 2015 Mistake
Germany's Foreign Minister, Heiko Maas, marches down the same path that doomed Angela Merkel....
18:37
20/08/2019
Where Top US Banks Are Betting On Fintech
US banks are future-proofing by actively investing in fintech startups. In 2019 YTD, US banks have participated in 24 equity deals to fintech companies. This follows a record 2018, where US banks backed 45 equity deals t...
16:50
20/08/2019
Italy's Gov't Collapses, Prime Minister Resigns: What's it Mean? What's Next?
Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte announced his resignation in the Italian Senate ending the coalition government....
16:30
20/08/2019
Startup Emirates: The Most Well-Funded Tech Startups In The UAE In One Infographic
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is making headway as a significant incubator of technology startups. In fact, in recent years two unicorn companies valued at over $1B each were created in the UAE: the e-commerce website S...
16:00
20/08/2019
Corporate America & the Rules of Capitalism
  I jumped on MSNBC with Stephanie Ruhle to discuss the possibility of recession and the changes in the Business Roundtable views of “Shareholder Value.” CEOs say corporations need to change the rules of...
15:23
20/08/2019
Big Banks Win Again: Volcker Rule Gutted
Regulators stripped down rules put in place following the Great Financial Crisis that restricted speculation....
15:22
20/08/2019
Palladium: The Secret Weapon in Fighting Pollution
The world is in critical need of palladium. It's a crucial metal in reducing emissions from gas-powered vehicles, and our secret weapon for cleaner air. The post Palladium: The Secret Weapon in Fighting Pollution appeare...
12:59
20/08/2019
These 9 Customer Relationship Management Startups Are Ripe For Acquisition
Customer relationship management (CRM) systems have played a central role in business development for decades. However, what was once a system for records has evolved into a system of intelligence. Today, CRM systems are...
12:09
20/08/2019
Big Tech In Financial Services Primer: How Lending And Payments Contribute To Amazon’s Flywheel
Amazon is the largest e-commerce player in the US, but the tech giant’s ambitions extend far beyond e-commerce to include areas like media, web services, and financial services. In the US, Amazon is primarily ...
09:00
20/08/2019
The Truth Behind The “Autism Epidemic”
Are we facing an autism epidemic? Autism diagnosis have risen greatly since the start of the twentieth century. Are you aware of the causes behind this? Check out today’s infographic! First off, hold your horses. E...
09:00
20/08/2019
Here Comes the #TrumpRecession
The #TrumpRecession Label Is Going to Stick Presidents usually get too much blame for economic slowdowns. This time is different. Bloomberg, August 15, 2019       Spend a decade or two writing about financ...
07:30
20/08/2019
10 Tuesday AM Reads
My Two-for-Tuesday morning train reads: • In shocking reversal, Big Business puts the shareholder value myth in the grave (Los Angeles Times) see also America’s CEOs Seek a New Purpose for the Corporation...
07:00
20/08/2019
Vanguard Has World’s 3 Largest Bond Funds
Source: Financial Times via @NateGeraci     Talk about burying the lede: In a longish Financial Times piece about Franklin Templeton’s star bond fund manager Michael Hasenstab, a graphic mentioned in pass...
03:00
20/08/2019
An intractable problem – Incoming
There’s a problem coming though it’s likely not what you’ve been told. In a previous article “The Real Reason For A Refugee Crisis In Europe” we looked at the actions taken by western govern...
00:43
20/08/2019
Inverted yield curves signalling a total failure of the dominant mainstream macroeconomics
At different times, the manias spread through the world’s financial and economic commentariat. We have had regular predictions that Japan was about to collapse, with a mix of hyperinflation, government insolvency, ...
00:00
20/08/2019
Decoding digital transformation in construction
Few engineering and construction companies have captured the full benefit of digital. Five practices can help E&C companies move beyond isolated pilots and unlock digital’s value across their enterprises....
00:00
20/08/2019
Debate: Will delivery UAVs scale by 2030?
Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), commonly known as drones, are a hot topic of debate. McKinsey asked two professionals close to the issue to weigh in on whether they believe UAVs will gain traction and claim a significan...
00:00
20/08/2019
Chemicals manufacturing 2030+: More of the same…but different
A decade from now, chemicals plants may look similar from the outside. But the inside will be very different....
00:00
20/08/2019
The human side of digital supply chains
On its own, technology won’t be enough to fix your supply chain....
20:34
19/08/2019
Chicago Teachers Union Goes to Venezuela, Praises Maduro for Not Closing Schools
Four Chicago Teachers Union representatives went to Venezuela, a failed nation, singing praises of its corrupt leader....
19:21
19/08/2019
National Average Rent Inches Up by $3 Per Month
The increase in national average rents slowed to a crawl in July but year-over-year rates are up 3.4%....
16:43
19/08/2019
Corbyn's Laughable Referendum Strategy Portends a Johnson Blowout Election Win
Jeremy Corbyn wants to replace Boris Johnson as Prime Minister but his election strategy makes no sense....
16:24
19/08/2019
All the World’s Coal Power Plants in One Map
Today’s interactive map shows all of the world's coal power plants, plotted by capacity and carbon emissions from 2000 until 2018. The post All the World’s Coal Power Plants in One Map appeared first on Visu...
14:13
19/08/2019
Trump Cites Powell's "Lack of Vision" Seeks 100 Basis Point Rate Cut and QE
Trump blasted Fed Chair Jerome Powell in a pair of Tweets today. Trump wants huge rate cuts and possibly some QE....
13:26
19/08/2019
Client Note: Nike’s Shoe Subscription, SmileDirectClub Files For IPO, UPS Invests In AVs, And More
Consumer 1. Nike launches a subscription for kids’ shoes  Nike announced the launch of Nike Adventure Club, a new sneaker subscription service targeted at kids. Insight: The shoe retailer joins a growing list ...
13:00
19/08/2019
MIB: Venturing with Capital into Basic Sciences
Venture Capitalists seem to be focused mostly on software, apps, and technology. This dearth of entrepreneurship into the basic sciences created an opportunity that was capitalized on by Josh Wolfe and his partners at Lu...
12:53
19/08/2019
Deloitte BrandVoice: The Future of Tax & Legal - Embracing Change with Confidence
Tax and legal professionals today face increasing complexity, risk, and ambiguity as technology, regulatory and business transformation converge....
10:00
19/08/2019
How Online Retailers Are Leveraging AR/VR To Enhance Experiential Shopping
While there is endless chatter about experiential shopping in-store, there is often a curious silence when it comes to experiential shopping online. The discrepancy isn’t surprising — retailers see in-store e...
09:00
19/08/2019
How Coffee Took Over America
A few decades ago, coffee in America meant a big communal pot of acrid, filtered slush that was omnipresent in every office and barely drinkable. It’s almost hard to remember with our present reality of cold-brewed...
07:45
19/08/2019
10 Monday AM Reads
My start your week morning train reads: • Low interest rates are often a cure. Now they’re also a symptom. (Christian Science Monitor) see also The Bond Market’s All-In On Its Recession Forecast (Capital...
07:00
19/08/2019
Fall 2019 China Tariff Plan
Very interesting set of charts + analysis from Peterson Institute for International Economics on the current state of Tariffs and the trade war: Source: Peterson Institute for International Economics     Source...
00:30
19/08/2019
What is Lithium Worth?
How do you price lithium? Benchmark Mineral Intelligence has the method to price lithium for a new era in energy. The post What is Lithium Worth? appeared first on Visual Capitalist....
00:00
19/08/2019
Asia’s energy transition
The future of the energy sector in Asia will likely be driven by renewables and innovative energy technology....
00:00
19/08/2019
The diversity opportunity for new CEOs
New McKinsey research has uncovered a fascinating correlation between gender diversity and corporate performance....
00:00
19/08/2019
Innovating business models to boost India’s economy
Many Indian companies need to transition from being founder-led to more effectively implementing professional processes, improving corporate-governance standards, and devising new business models....
23:38
18/08/2019
German external investment model a failure
I read an interesting research report recently – Exportweltmeister: The Low Returns on Germany’s Capital Exports – published by the London-based Centre of Economic Policy Research (CEPR) in July 2019. I...
22:47
18/08/2019
"No Recession in Sight": Translating Trump and Kudlow
President Trump and his economic advisor Larry Kudlow have important announcements. I can help with translations....
19:48
18/08/2019
Barron's Nonsensical Idea: Cut Rates Like Mad to Avoid Recession
Barron's writer Matthew Klein proposes to stop the recession by cutting interest rates like it’s 1995....
15:11
18/08/2019
UPS Quietly Using Self-Driving Trucks For Months
UPS teamed up with TuSimple in May for autonomous delivery of cargo....
13:00
18/08/2019
Transcript: Josh Wolfe
    The transcript from this week’s MIB: Josh Wolfe, Lux Capital, is below. You can stream/download the full conversation, including the podcast extras on Apple iTunes, Bloomberg, Spotify, Google Podcasts...
09:00
18/08/2019
How To Become A Human Lie Detector
The truth isn’t always easy to come by. Sometimes people willingly tell it, and sometimes they blatantly lie. Wouldn’t it be nice to be able to tell when the person across from you is being dishonest? Luckily...
07:45
18/08/2019
10 Sunday Reads
My easy like Sunday morning reads: • WeWTF (Scott Galloway) • Men who do not work during their prime years: What do the National Longitudinal Surveys of Youth data reveal? (U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics) &bul...
07:00
18/08/2019
The Dow Drops
This is what happens when you put an amateur behind the wheel. Government is a professional job, and Hillary Clinton was demonized by the right for thirty years to the point where she could not win the election. Oh, don&...
18:06
17/08/2019
Trump Gives Huawei Another 90-Day Reprieve: Who is Desperate for a Deal?
For the second time since May, Trump postponed an order that would block US firms from supplying Huawei....
14:49
17/08/2019
Checkmate! Corbyn's Please Make Me "Temporary PM" Scheme Fails Already
The Liberal Democrats and key Tories both rejected Corbyn's scheme to make him a caretaker PM to stop Brexit....
10:30
17/08/2019
MIB: Josh Wolfe, Lux Capital
This week, we speak with Josh Wolfe, co-founder of Lux Capital. The venture firm was set up to support scientists and entrepreneurs who pursue counter-conventional solutions to the most vexing puzzles in physical and lif...
09:00
17/08/2019
30 Creative Hot Dog Toppings For A Next-Level Cookout
Bad reputation and a halo of mystery surround hot dogs. Whether it’s for the meat or the preservatives used, hot dogs have been in the center of the public eye over and over again. Still, who can say, in good consc...
07:30
17/08/2019
10 Weekend Reads
The weekend is here! Pour yourself a mug of Danish blend coffee, grab a seat o a pool float, and get ready for our longer form weekend reads: • The month a shadow fell on Trump’s economy: A chaotic, contradict...
03:00
17/08/2019
The Weekend Quiz – August 17-18, 2019 – answers and discussion
Here are the answers with discussion for this Weekend’s Quiz. The information provided should help you work out why you missed a question or three! If you haven’t already done the Quiz from yesterday then hav...
20:26
16/08/2019
The Topography of Mars: Visualizing an Alien Landscape
What is the surface of the Red Planet like? This beautiful map helps to break down the topography of Mars in awesome detail. The post The Topography of Mars: Visualizing an Alien Landscape appeared first on Visual Capita...
17:00
16/08/2019
Succinct Summation of Week’s Events 8.16.19
Succinct Summations for the week ending August 16th, 2019 Positives: 1. POTUS saves Xmas! Ok, not quite, but fearing the deceleration of retail sales, the President postponed many tariffs until year end; U.S./China Trade...
16:23
16/08/2019
Gold is Not a Function of the US Dollar Nor is Gold an Inflation Hedge
Swings in the US dollar have no long-term impact in the price of gold. Nor is gold an inflation hedge....
15:11
16/08/2019
Which Countries Have the Most Wealth Per Capita?
How do the rankings of the world's most affluent countries change when using different metrics to measure wealth per capita? The post Which Countries Have the Most Wealth Per Capita? appeared first on Visual Capitalist....
15:05
16/08/2019
Housing Peaked May of 2018: Cycle Trends Suggest Long, Weak Recovery is Over
Housing starts are down 4% in July. Permits are up 8.4%....
13:29
16/08/2019
This Week In AI: WeWork Backs Construction AI Startup, Amazon Sets Sights On Cancer Diagnostics, NVIDIA Gives Language Processing A Boost
Hi there, Here’s what went down in artificial intelligence this week. Top Deals Agriculture SomaDetect, a Canada-based startup that uses deep learning and computer vision to analyze nutritional indicators in cow mi...
11:58
16/08/2019
NCAA 2018 - Basketball Shot Visualisation
The team at ItoWorld has animated the data from the 2018 NCAA Basketball season into this fun Basketball Shot Visualization video of all of the made baskets and where on the court the shots were taken.Fun Friday #Sportsv...
11:00
16/08/2019
How to fix the Credit Ratings Agencies
The Bond Raters Still Need to Be Fixed The reforms adopted after the financial crisis didn’t resolve the industry’s inherent conflicts. Bloomberg, August 14, 2019       Standard & Poor&rsqu...


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