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Why Italy is facing a looming crisis

Europe's crisis has entered its phony war phase.<p>Markets are rebounding, fears are fading, and people are wondering whether Britain will really leave the European Union after all. While incoming Prime Minister Theresa May claims that "Brexit means Brexit," she originally opposed it. And, more to the …

Europe

10 Industries That Are Booming in 2015

Keep an eye out on these sectors whether you're in the thick of the job hunt or just looking for new investment opportunities.<p>Fresh college grads hear it quite often: we're now entering a world in which the majority of the job market consists of jobs, sometimes even whole industries, that didn't …

You will soon be able to shop using Venmo

Payments giant PayPal laid out plans Wednesday to start making money from Venmo, its fast-growing service that lets people send money to each other …

4 Reasons Why Startups Thrive in Dublin, Ireland

As the Irish economy continues to recover, venture capital investment hits record highs, providing new opportunities for small businesses.<p>After a bad recession in 2008, Ireland's economy is now making a strong recovery. The government projects that the economy will grow by six percent this year, …

Why startups shouldn’t scale prematurely

Edited excerpt from The most fatal mistake to avoid as a startup, a presentation I gave to a group of startup founders:What’s so bad about scaling …

Waterloo, The David vs. Goliath of Startup Ecosystems

<i>This new Compass (formerly Startup Genome) report presents the first Ecosystem Lifecycle model plus lessons that apply to startups and ecosystem</i> …

Startups

This is where most startups go wrong

<i>The Entrepreneur Insider netwo</i><i>rk is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

Why Huawei will be the biggest Chinese smartphone maker ever

Much of the hype surrounding China-based smartphone makers has centered on Xiaomi, an Apple-like company with a very loyal fanbase. However, it’s …

Honda just made a great case for hydrogen-powered cars

The Honda Clarity requires no gas, and it only emits water vapor from the tailpipe. Honda says the car can achieve a 400-mile range, and fill-ups will only take about three minutes (that time doesn't include how long you might spend actually trying to find a hydrogen station).<p>The good news is, …

Alternative Fuel

Stock futures rise after Apple results; Fed statement awaited

(Reuters) - U.S. stocks ended sharply higher on Wednesday after a volatile session as the Federal Reserve gave a vote of confidence in the U.S. economy by signaling a December interest rate hike was still on the table.<p>S&P financials, which benefit from higher borrowing rates, shot up following the …

Stock Markets

Greece swaps finance minister to help bailout talks

Greece has replaced its finance minister in a bid to smooth talks on a new international rescue.<p>The country's chief bailout negotiator, Euclid Tsakalotos, was appointed to the post Monday after Yanis Varoufakis resigned.<p>Varoufakis had become a lightning rod in Greece's talks with Europe. In …