Thomas Hansbury

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Telecom Ramblings

May 23rd, 2018<p>Capacity has an exclusive piece out this morning on the future of Reliance Communications' international arm, Global Cloud Xchange. …

What You Missed at the FinTech Hackathon

You know the drill: 32 teams, 24 hours and lots of food and caffeine, or some variation thereof, and you’ve got a company. Or several. Using APIs and …

Matt Turck

As I wrote recently, the Internet of Things (IoT) has been experiencing, at a minimum, some serious growing pains. This is particularly true for …

Rise and shine: the daily routines of history's most creative minds

One morning this summer, I got up at first light – I'd left the blinds open the night before – then drank a strong cup of coffee, sat near-naked by an open window for an hour, worked all morning, then had a martini with lunch. I took a long afternoon walk, and for the rest of the week experimented …

Politics, Policy, Political News

Donald Trump

Content Topics and Ideas for Your Blog

Many times it is difficult to come up with new content for your blogs. You feel like you have written about everything you know about already. There …

Meet The Man Who Could Finally Destroy 'Too Big To Fail' Banks

It's not a big name. Others have been in the spotlight when discussing whether the 2010 Dodd-Frank reforms actually reinforced taxpayer-funded safety nets for Wall Street, instead of removing them as intended.<p>Attorney General Eric Holder indicated last month that criminal charges against a powerful …

Financial Services

Bitcoin Is A Bad Currency But It Might Be A Good Platform For Financial Innovation

Tim Worstall is skeptical about the recent boom in Bitcoin prices, which soared above $100 on Monday. Worstall is “reasonably certain that it will all turn out to be a bust in the end”:<p>Look around at the currency stocks in other currencies. Then have a look at the economic activity that they …

On Deficits, Brazil Walks A Fine Line

Brazil is in deficit mode. And its commodities exporters are paying the price.<p>Brazil ended the year with a balance of payments deficit of $4.9 billion in December compared to a surplus of $18.9 billion in December of 2011. In February, the country registered a current account deficit of $6.6 …

Novartis CEO: Here Are 3 Things Big Pharma Must Do To Survive

Novartis CEO Joseph Jimenez has consistently argued that the industry needs to make big changes in order to survive in the long run, like redefining blockbusters and getting paid for positive outcomes instead of just transactions.<p>His own company just came face to face with one of the industry's big …

Breast Cancer