Yaron Rosenbaum

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Why 2018 in Markets Feels So Awful

We're back to normal after 2017, an idyllic outlier in many respects.<p>Last year was unusual in many ways for financial markets. When expectations for how events normally unfold become challenged by data way outside its normal range, it is easy to imagine the world has gone mad. A science-fiction …

Stock Markets

Warren Buffett's Advice for a Stock Market Crash

Author: Daniel Sparks | April 18, 2018<p>Source: The Motley Fool<p>1 of 9<p>Why you should heed Buffett's advice<p>If you could only listen to one person's …

Investing

Here's How Old You Should Be When You Start a Company, According to Science. (It's Not What You Think)

The National Bureau of Economic Research used Census data to find the average age of super-successful founders.<p>Company founders can be as young as in their teens or as old as in their 80s. But is there an ideal age you should be when you start a company? It turns out there is, and it's older than …

VCS

Hackers once stole a casino's high-roller database through a thermometer in the lobby fish tank

LONDON — Hackers are increasingly targeting "internet of things" devices to access corporate systems, using things like CCTV cameras or air-conditioning units, according to the CEO of a cybersecurity firm.<p>The internet of things refers to devices hooked up to the internet, and it has expanded to …

Internet of Things

The Simplest Way To Beat The Market (Part 1)

Ben Graham's "Stock Selection Criteria for the Defensive Investor" were published 70 years ago.<p>The strategy still beats the market with 2x higher …

Investing

A Decade On: Europe's Huge Bad Debt Problem

<b>The global financial crisis (GFC) got rolling in 2007, and the financial sky had caved in by late 2008. You'd be forgiven for thinking that, a decade</b> …

Finance

Winding Tree is the new kid on the blockchain set on disrupting Airbnb and Expedia

Bitcoin and Ethereum may be the stars of the cryptocurrency story, but the real hero is the technology behind them: blockchain. Platforms like Winding Tree, which is operated by a non-profit out of Switzerland, are using the blockchain to disrupt industries.<p>Essentially there are two ways that …

The Fed just fired off a stark warning — and it highlights one of the biggest risks for stocks

The Federal Reserve is done pulling punches. It thinks the stock market is too expensive, and it wants investors to take note.<p>In the minutes of its July meeting, the central bank explicitly highlighted stretched equity valuations, sharpening its tone compared with previous comments. Here's the key …

Stock Markets

U.S. Stocks Back In 1929-Style Bubble

<b>There have been three major bubbles in US stock market history. The biggest ran between 1997 and 2001, caused by a speculative mania centred on</b> …

Stock Markets

When (If Ever) Has It Paid To Wait For A Stock Market Correction? Reviewing 115 Years Of US Stock Market History

It appears that the #1 question investors are asking themselves right now is: "Given the market is expensive, should I wait for a correction before …

Stock Markets

AWS revenue grows 42% to $4.10 billion

Amazon on Thursday reported its Amazon Web Services public cloud generated $916 million in operating income on $4.10 billion in revenue in the second …

Amazon Web Services

Marko 4.0 is here 🚀 🎉

The latest release of Marko, the friendly (and fast!) UI library from eBay is now available!<p>If you’ve not heard of Marko, it is a library for …

Serverless Architecture: The Next Grand Revolution in Cloud Computing

Since the last couple of years, cloud industry has gone through a drastic change with the evolution of serverless computing. In 2006, the basic …

Profit

​Apple's hybrid cloud plan: Google, AWS, Microsoft Azure like most companies

Apple is diversifying its infrastructure-as-a-service footprint with Google along with Amazon Web Services. Repeat after me: Every enterprise will …

IaaS

Doing Agile vs. Being Agile

Doing Agile and Being Agile are different. Here is a popular infographic that explains what Agile really is and illustrates common misunderstandings …

Project Management
Project Management

Amazon’s New Echos Still Feel Like a Lame Version of the Future

The Amazon Echo was a clumsy implementation for what ended up being an idea with legs. People have an appetite for a seamless voice-controlled …

For Google's Cloud, 18 Minutes of Downtime Is an Eternity

Google's engineering VP offers a post-mortem analysis of Monday night's outage.<p>On Monday night, Google's Compute Engine went dark for 18 minutes. The Engine itself was whirring away just fine, but incoming internet traffic to its servers was misrouted, breaking users' connections and preventing …

Cloud Computing

The edge of the IoT

The edge of the IoT is where the action is. It includes a wide array of sensors, actuators, and devices—those system end-points that interact with …

Internet of Things
Hybrid Clouds

A bunch of VCs went on a retreat. Here’s what happened.

This past weekend I had the good fortune of participating in the first Reboot VC Bootcamp. For those of you who don’t know Reboot, it’s a …

Safe-Space

If At First You Don't Succeed In Entrepreneurship, Try These 7 Things

If you’re a successful entrepreneur, chances are, this isn’t your first rodeo.<p>Most successful entrepreneurs whom I know are people who have tried, failed, tried, failed, and tried again — often many tries later — and eventually succeeded.<p>An entrepreneur who succeeds at his or her first venture is …

Entrepreneurship

5 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Make Side Income While Growing Their Business

I know a thing or two about being an entrepreneur. The realization that, hey, I'm going to start my own business, be my own boss, is such an exciting feeling.<p>That thrill of being the one to call the shots and making your own hours cannot be compared -- at all -- to the life of the cubicle …

Small Business

Jeff Bezos: There are 2 types of decisions to make, and don't confuse them

He first says Amazon is the best place in the world to fail because the company is willing to take big risks with the knowledge that 90% of them will fail.<p>But then he goes on to carefully distinguish two kinds of decision-making that affect how he thinks about risks.<p>Type 1 decisions are not …

Management

How a founder who says his business ‘doesn’t sound like a good idea’ raised $16 million

Rainforest CEO Fred Stevens-Smith and cofounder Russell Smith had been accepted into Y Combinator, the prestigious startup mentorship program.<p>But its core product — a service to track how much money a company was spending on the Amazon Web Services cloud — just wasn't coming together into something …

Startups

The Unexpected Payoff of Failure

In recent years the notion that failure brings rewards has become so venerated by business thinkers (and publications) that you could be forgiven for …

Entrepreneurship

The benefits and challenges of building a hybrid cloud

The growth of cloud computing over the last decade has been unprecedented. From a relatively unheard-of concept, the cloud has become a key part of …

Agile Failure Patterns in Organizations

TL;DR: Agile Failure Patterns — Why Agile is Simple and Complex at the Same Time<p>Agile failure seems to be increasingly more prominent nowadays …

Project Management