Monetary policy is far from uniform around the world. In the developed western economies, the US and the UK are slowly shifting from very loose policy to gradually tighter policy. The European Central
The Philly Fed's report came in at 6.3, down from 24.5 last month and missing expectations for a reading of 18.7. Last month's reading was also revised down slightly to 24.3. Any reading over 0 indicates
Forget about the “secular stagnation” theory of an ailing U.S. economy. Accordingly to the Labor Department, payrolls grew at a seasonally adjusted increase of 242,000 in December adding to the soaring
You may not have heard about MEMS — microelectromechanical systems — before; it's not a particularly sexy or flashy technology, especially compared to some of the jaw-dropping devices and products that
Since Wednesday, when Wall Street started reporting its earnings for the last quarter of 2014, we have seen an across-the-board beat-down on trading revenues. A 23% drop in bond trading (year-over-year)
In the last five years, cloud computing has gone from emerging technology to quintessential business tool. If such huge change can take place in five years, what will the next year hold for the cloud?
Welcome back to Google Play Weekly! Here are your headlines this week: Hyundai announced an Android Wear app that will remote start your car and find it in a parking lot. • Monument Valley developer shows
These are stories Report on Business is following Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015. Swiss 'tsunami' Switzerland's central bank truly shocked and awed financial markets today, with two shots heard 'round the world.
January 15, 2015 2:30PM (UTC) This article originally appeared on AlterNet. Lots of people are cheering that the U.S. economy has shown signs of strengthening. The stock market looks to be doing better
This post originally appeared on LearnVest. It’s hard to believe that the rich don’t have some secret knowledge about money that the rest of us “regular” people don’t have. After all, the more zeros you
Christine Lagarde says growth remains ‘too low, too fragile, and too lopsided’ despite crash in energy prices The global economy remains "on its knees" and will not be bolstered by the collapse in oil
More than eight months after Oklahoma officials struggled to perform the execution of a condemned man who eventually died of a heart attack, the state executed another prisoner, Charles Frederick Warner,
In anticipation of the new year ahead, I’ve pulled together 15 charts that we’ll be watching and might help guide our expectations for what 2015 has in store for us. After looking them over, be sure to
One day I became fed up with all of my excuses for driving to work every day. During the summer I would ride my bike, but it would come in waves without any consistency. There is one huge hill climb to
This 169-acre property in Southwest Colorado's Upper Piedra Valley looks like the perfect retreat for the well-rounded mountain man. Priced at $6.595 million, it has not one, but two rivers — 1 mile of