Michael Senich

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Federal Reserve rate rise would cause panic and turmoil, warns World Bank

World Bank's chief economist urges US central bank to delay rate rise<p>The Federal Reserve will cause "panic and turmoil" if it raises interest rates in the next few weeks, the World Bank's chief economist has warned.<p>Kaushik Basu said emerging economies would be hit hardest if the US central bank …

Philippines to roll-out nationwide free WiFi by 2016

A new plan from the government of the Philippines would offer free wireless internet to people across the country while also likely eating into the …

Emera’s TECO deal tangled in Obama’s clean-power plan

Emera Inc.'s $6.5-billion (U.S.) deal for a Florida energy company puts the Halifax-based multinational squarely in the path of President Barack Obama's aggressive climate strategy and the politically charged "war on coal."<p>Emera chief executive officer Chris Huskilson said Tuesday the acquisition …

Sugar loses its sweetness as stockpiles reach record highs

European companies will continue to struggle amid weakening sugar prices<p>Sugar, once one of the sweetest areas of the commodities sector, is now turning bitter. Prices have hit a seven-year low as key drivers for the commodity, which can be used either to sweeten food or to produce ethanol biofuel, …

Star Wars theme parks are coming to Disney World and Disneyland

Disney announced Saturday that it plans to create two Star Wars theme parks, in Florida’s Disney World and California’s Disneyland.<p>Each park will be …

You Can Now Schedule Instagram Posts Through Hootsuite -- But There's a Catch

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Brand managers, rejoice! Starting tomorrow on August 5, all Hootsuite users can post and schedule Instagram through the social-media management tool. While standalone apps such as Latergramme and ScheduGram already schedule Instagram …

Social Media

ZTE Axon now available for purchase from multiple retailers

ZTE is right on time for the Axon’s August 1st expected release date. The phone has only been available for pre-order so far, but today it reaches a new stage as retailers across the internet begin offering it. You can now get yourself a brand new ZTE Axon straight from the manufacturer’s website, …

Mobile

Buzz Aldrin shoots down moon landing conspiracy theorists

Astronaut took to Twitter to answer people who believe moon landing was faked<p>Buzz Aldrin has weighed in on the debate over the first moon landing after conspiracy theorists used the 46th anniversary of the event to suggest it was faked.<p>Professor Brian Cox was first to take on the landing deniers, …

Sony Is Launching A Drone Business To Provide Data Services To Enterprises

Sony is stepping into the drone business after the Japanese electronics giant announced a new venture that captures images and other data for business purposes using unmanned crafts.<p>The new business — which is called Aerosense — is a joint-venture with Japanese robotics and automation company ZMP. …

Drones

FTC slams LifeLock for false advertising, again

Worried about identity theft? If you listen to talk radio you've probably heard of one potential answer: LifeLock, an identity protection service that promises to stop identity theft <i>before</i> it happens. It's a nice thought, but the company doesn't actually have that good of a track record: back in …