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3 Aktien, die Amazons Rendite in den Schatten stellen könnten

Die Aktien des E-Commerce- und Cloud-Computing-Giganten Amazon.com (WKN:906866) haben den Investoren unglaubliche Renditen beschert. Die Aktie stieg …

The Next Ethereum Blockchain Game Has Arrived & Early Adapters Are Rushing To Cash In On The Next Crypto Craze: Crypto Countries

Countries on the Blockchain<p>On paper games like Crypto Countries, Cryptocelebrities & Cryptokitties sound silly. But, like the aforementioned …

Research Shows the Best Resumes and Cover Letters Use These Words and Phrases (in Moderation)

If you want to land an interview, create resumes and cover letters that are light on self-promotion and heavy on ingratiation.<p>While your résumé won't get you the job you really want, if you're following a standard hiring process, a good cover letter and résumé are necessary to get you to the next …

Scientists discover a way to prevent stem cell loss and improve tissue regeneration

by Kyree Leary December 8, 2017 Health & Medicine 4914<p>Stem Cells and Aging<p>The stem cells found within the average adult human are capable of …

Industry Leaders Answer Blockchain Critics At Financial Summit

As blockchain emerges, financial institutions are coming to grips with fundamental changes in how they’ll do business. I heard the story first-hand from experts during a recent panel discussion at the SAP Financial Services Innovation Summit held at the SAP Leonardo Center in New York that was …

Blockchain

Here's everything you need to know about blockchains, the ground-breaking tech that could be as disruptive as the internet

From a 'castle' full of bitcoin millionaires to the initial coin offering (ICO) craze, it's hard to escape the chatter about how some people are building their fortunes off the new world of cryptocurrencies. But behind those cryptocurrencies sits a technology called blockchains, which some people …

Blockchain

Here's what a world powered by quantum computers will look like

by Dom Galeon and Kristin Houser October 27, 2017 Robots & Machines 44013<p>Beyond Science Fiction<p>In 1935, Albert Einstein famously collaborated with …

Quantum Computing

The 33 most daring dresses celebrities have ever worn

Celebrities often push the boundaries of fashion on the red carpet, from wearing dresses designed like a swan's body to outfits made entirely from recycled bottles. But a bigger trend that began taking off in 2016 was the "naked" dress — gowns and outfits designed to show maximum skin while still …

Women's Fashion

The 15 best business books of all time

We've gone through our existing "best-of" lists and others to determine which business histories and management and investing guides have been most critically acclaimed.<p>We stayed away from academic books and biographies, and by limiting ourselves to just 15 titles, the final list is not …

Self-improvement

How do governments impact the economy?

Taxes, welfare, immigration, conflicts – all types of government policy have big implications for the economy. And they affect almost everything in …

Game of Thrones Made It Abundantly Clear Why Real Medieval Libraries Chained Their Books

<i>Contains minor spoilers for “Dragonstone,” the Season 7 premiere of</i> Game of Thrones<p>In Sunday night’s season premiere, <i>Game of Thrones</i> continued its …

8 details you might have missed on the season 7 premiere of 'Game of Thrones'

The new season of "Game of Thrones" is finally here, and there's a lot going on all over Westeros. We saw some characters meet for the very first time, and many met their untimely doom. Here's a look at some details you might not have caught the first time around, with a few nods to the</b> …

TV Series

The Making of 'Battle of the Bastards,' Game of Thrones's Most Ambitious Episode

When “Battle of the Bastards” aired on June 19, 2016, it represented a new high point for one of TV’s most relentlessly spectacular series.<p>As <i>Game of</i> …

The Complete Beginners' Guide to Artificial Intelligence

Ten years ago, if you mentioned the term “artificial intelligence” in a boardroom there’s a good chance you would have been laughed at. For most people it would bring to mind sentient, sci-fi machines such as 2001: A Space Odyssey’s HAL or Star Trek’s Data.<p>Today it is one of the hottest buzzwords …

Artificial Intelligence

Diese Punkte im Lebenslauf zahlen sich aus

Welche Ausbildung führt später zu einem hohen Gehalt? Und welche beruflichen Erfahrungen kann man sich sparen? Eine Studie hat 1320 Lebensläufe von …

The 1 Mistake That Causes Most Innovators to Fail, According to a Brilliant Harvard Professor

When things are going great, it may be time to shake everything up.<p>You've created an innovative product. Customers love it and pay you quite well for it. You plow your profits back into R&D, making your product ever better, more powerful, and more useful to your customers. This may sound like a …

Globalization failed too many people. Here’s the technology that could help it work for everyone

Last month, global leaders in business, government, media, and technology made their annual pilgrimage to Davos, Switzerland, for the World Economic Forum’s annual event. The tranquil mountains surrounding the city stood in sharp contrast to the swirling populist storm that is now transforming …

Blockchain

A Complete Beginner's Guide To Blockchain

You may have heard the term ‘blockchain’ and dismissed it as a fad, a buzzword, or even technical jargon. But I believe blockchain is a technological advance that will have wide-reaching implications that will not just transform the financial services but many other businesses and industries.<p>A …

Blockchain

Chief economist of Bank of England admits errors in Brexit forecasting

Andrew Haldane says his profession must adapt to regain the trust of the public, claiming narrow models ignored ‘irrational behaviour’<p>The Bank of England’s chief economist has admitted his profession is in crisis having failed to foresee the 2008 financial crash and having misjudged the impact of …

Study finds three key factors to crowdfunding success

For entrepreneurs using crowdfunding to bring new products to market, high quality photos and video, previous crowdfunding success and positive …

How to boost your crowdfunding success

Successfully raising money on crowdfunding sites such as Kickstarter and Indiegogo hinges on many things, but the most important variable is the …

Universal basic income is the operating system of a post-industrial state

There are very few policy ideas that attract support from all sides of the political spectrum these days. Universal basic income is one of them.<p>The idea of replacing existing welfare systems by giving everyone unconditional cash payments—regardless of income, work status, or anything else—is …

Universal Basic Income

A VC Explains Why It Takes So Long for Startups to Raise Money

<i>This article is part of Tools of the Trade, a weekly series in which a variety of experts share actionable tips for achieving fast and effective</i> …

VCs to Trump: You know what would really make America great? Tax breaks for VCs

A group of venture capitalists are asking US President-elect Donald Trump to implement a series of tax cuts and policies they say will bring more …

Here's what one top VC firm predicts will happen to tech startups in 2017

This November, we gathered our global founders and CEOs in San Francisco for our Accel Connect event. For part of the day, we discussed the current environment, independent of founders' stage, as well as the changing requirements for building great, enduring companies. It's a day we look forward to …

Innovation

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Why this investor uses a core-satellite portfolio

<b>Robert Bezede</b><p><b>Occupation</b><p>Economics student at Ryerson University.<p><b>Portfolio</b><p>About 35 per cent in equities, including Liquor Stores N.A. Ltd., Pollard Banknote Ltd., Waste Management Inc. and TransForce Inc.; about 65 per cent in the following index funds: Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF, iShares …

The ECB keeps digging itself a deeper hole

Whether the ECB's interventions are helping the eurozone economy is not yet clear. But they are certainly having consequences. One is the appearance, if not the reality, of central bank interference and favoritism.<p><b>The ECB is making private transactions</b><p>The ECB's corporate bond-buying program, for …

Wall Street

Der Kapitalismus soll netter werden

Die Mächtigen der Welt haben ein neues Projekt: Sie wollen den Gegnern der Globalisierung mit Umverteilung den Wind aus den Segeln nehmen.<p><i>Read the</i> …