Ali Raza

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Swedish fintech startup Tink launches open API platform for third party providers takes on Europe

Tink press (collage)<p><b>Swedish startup Tink just launched a service that could disrupt the entire Nordic fintech ecosystem.</b><p><b>The startup's new API platform, launching today, will give third-party developers access to consumers' account data from hundreds of Nordic banks and financial institutions.</b><p><b>The</b> …

Why I switched to Vim from Visual Studio Code

I started using Vim as my main editor around six months ago and I can say it has been a worthwhile experience because it has pushed me to think in a …

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Using Flipboard to Supercharge Your Blog - From Planning to Publishing

Here are a few questions to consider if you want your blog to be known:<p>How do you organize your blog?<br>• How do you plan your blog?<br>• ​How do you stand out …

JPMorgan says everyone should read these 11 books this summer

The books includes titles such as "Rethink: The Surprising History of New Ideas" and "Women in Science: 50 Fearless Pioneers Who Changed the World," as well as authors such as Sheryl Sandberg and Michael Bloomberg.<p>"This year's selections are diverse and thought-provoking non-fiction titles, …

How an army of postmen is turning China's rural stores into the world's largest retail network

Lou Wener works damn hard. "Five am to 10pm, seven days a week, including national holidays," the 45-year-old shopkeeper says distractedly behind the …

An Introduction To High Renaissance Art In 12 Works

The High Renaissance was about taking what the early Renaissance painters were doing and expanding on it, elevating it to new incredible heights. …

Italy

Origami artist folds life into imaginative paper creatures

Mariano Zavala can do amazing things with a piece of paper. With a few precise folds, one mottled gray sheet becomes a regal elephant. Creative …

HBR Guide to Data Analytics Basics for Managers

Description<p>Publication Date: <b>November 15, 2016</b><p>Today's business environment brings with it an onslaught of data, but leaving the analysis to others in your company just won't cut it. Now more than ever, managers must know how to tease insight from data--to understand where it comes from, make sense …

9 Awesome eBooks For Digital Marketers

As marketers, we’re always on the hunt for content that engages us, teaches us something new, or just entertains us with interesting stories about …

Marketing

10 Business Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read in 2017

Bill Gates recently released his favorite books of 2016. Claiming he averages about one book a week, the billionaire business magnate says reading is …

Big 2017 Social Media Marketing Trends You Need to Know by @DannyNMIGoodwin

Here's what 26 of the top marketing experts say will be the biggest trends you need to know in social media in 2017 – and beyond.The post Big 2017 …

Here’s how fintech will impact emerging markets in 2017

Mobile payments, digital wallets, and other forms of financial technology (fintech) have seen widespread adoption in the West, but fintech has a whole new meaning for the developing world.<p>Because of the largely unbanked populations in emerging markets, fintech companies serving those markets are …

10 Overlooked Books of 2016: From The Red Car to Future Sex

2016 was a year of unexpected loss and stark realities. In the morass of the recent election, words morphed to serve the expedient needs of its speakers. It became unclear how to separate fact from fiction in this “post-truth” age.<p>Last year, nonfiction stepped forward to speak for those without a …

Wish CEO Compares Shopping App's Success To Donald Trump's Victory, Confirms $500 Million Investment

Despite Donald Trump’s winning campaign, it’d be safe to say few Silicon Valley CEOs would publicly suggest comparing their companies with the President-elect. But on Nov. 8, Wish CEO Peter Szulczewski found the perfect analogy for his e-commerce startup’s silent success.<p>Speaking onstage at the …

These are the best books Bill Gates read in 2016

The world’s richest man is studying up on tennis and electrical grids this year.<p>Bill Gates, philanthropist and cofounder of Microsoft, has kept up his reading and book reviewing. Today he released an annotated list of his favorite books from 2016. They include David Foster Wallace’s essays on …

Starting A Company To Make An Impact? Your Time May Be Spent Elsewhere, Study Says

You’ve just had your business idea and you want to make a change in your community or industry. As an entrepreneur, that’s an invigorating feeling. But what if you knew that your time would be spent elsewhere? Many young entrepreneurs often waste time on tasks outside of their role as a leader, but …

Entrepreneurship

Women who have more sex have better memories, study finds

Women who often have sex have better memories, according to a new study.<p>Research into how penile-vaginal intercourse (PVI) affects a woman’s brain …

Communication Skills

Degrowth - is it time for a new kind of economics?

With the planet reaching its biophysical limits on what it can provide us, a growing number of economists and environmentalists say we need to switch …

‘Staring into the abyss of Photoshop’: A day in the life of a Squarespace designer

For designers, the advent of platforms like Squarespace has meant new job opportunities in digital — but also a shift in the way they work.<p>Michelle …

I Was a Complete Failure, and Now I'm the U.S. Chief of Data Science

Failure is our only option.<p><i>How can people who have underachieved for years change course and exceed their potential? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by DJ Patil, U.S. Chief Data Scientist, on</b> …

Has Economics Failed?

Politicians spread economic hokum in their attempts to get elected, and citizens ought to hold them accountable.<p>It is especially painful for me, as …

Uber’s surprising struggles in Pakistan are a lesson in the flaws of the sharing economy

The arrival of ride-sharing app Uber can reveal much about a country’s pressure points and preoccupations. Since launching in Pakistan earlier this year, the high costs of car ownership and low-cost of wages have thrown up unexpected problems for the company, offering captivating insights into the …

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23 Books Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Recommends You Read

Mark Zuckerberg, the CEO of Facebook, started a book club.<p>He ended up recommending and discussing 23 books with the group — about one every two weeks.<p>…

Books