Economic Prospects for the Long Run Chairman Ben S. Bernanke At Bard College at Simon’s Rock, Great Barrington, Massachusetts May 18, 2013 • 29 KB PDF Let me start by congratulating the graduates and their parents. The word “graduate” comes from the Latin word for “step.” Graduation from college is only one step on...Read More
BlackBerry's new Z10 smartphone has been widely touted as a critical step in the company's efforts to regain its former glory against Google's Android platform and Apple's iOS. How does the device perform? Motley Fool analyst Rex Moore used the phone for several weeks and offers his review in the following video. Show More Summary
A recent Gallup poll illustrates increasing uncertainty and fear over the coming implementation of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
It's often said that the definition of insanity is doing the same thing again over and over and expecting different results. Some people probably thought of this line after the U.S. House of Representatives voted to repeal ObamacareShow More Summary
“It’s not our failures that determine our future success, but how we explain them to ourselves.” —Dr Martin Seligman, the founder of Positive Psychology A great way to expedite your personal and professional growth process, is to adopt strategies to get out of your comfort zone. Marge Warrell ‘s recent Forbes article Why Getting Comfortable [...]
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Every year, it seems, Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke gives a commencement speech, and every year, the occasion provides him with a rare opportunity to venture far beyond his usual monetary policy-speak. This year, he mentions robots and lasers! In … Continue reading ?
By Gary Bourgeault: Most of us know Warren Buffett has the uncanny ability to see value where others don't, and over the last year, he recently said in an interview with CNBC, that he has been buying equities in Europe. Before we get...Show More Summary
This is the season when we celebrate great financiers like Warren Buffett. But you don’t invest in the past. You invest in the future. Maybe we should be celebrating Elon Musk instead. The Fool’s Jason Hall calls what is happening with Musk’s stock “a bubble,” and on an absolute valuation basis, he’s right. But if you [...]
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Yesterday, the Dow Jones Industrials set yet another all-time record high, the latest in a string of more than 20 new records so far this year. But for long-term investors, it's far more important to focus on the long haul than to get...Show More Summary
Tech giant Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) unveiled a number of upgrades to its existing products this week. Many observers may have been disappointed — there was no new version of Android, no successor to the Nexus 7. Still, Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) made a number of announcements that were otherwise significant. Although more subtle than a major [...]
Google Glass may be a big technological step forward, but its privacy concerns are no different from camera phones from a decade ago.
It was a week that belonged to the smaller smartphone makers. BlackBerry and Nokia held events to update users on their latest developments. Nokia naturally pushed new Lumia handsets. Is it a bad thing for Windows Phone that whenever...Show More Summary
Why do investors flock to Omaha for Berkshire Hathaway's annual meeting when Warren Buffett has been saying a lot of the same things for decades? There's got to be more to it than the free samples of See's peanut brittle. It turns out,...Show More Summary
Yahoo may be on the verge of closing its biggest acquisition during the 10-month reign of CEO Marissa Mayer as she tries to attract more traffic and advertisers to the Internet company's website and mobile applications. The Sunnyvale,...Show More Summary
Nevahold is a platform where people can 'crowd source' their social media accounts put more weight behind their customer service complaints.
The rising stock market has helped millions of investors post impressive gains recently. But even as the Dow Jones Industrials have been setting successive all-time record highs, short-sellers who bet against the market have seen their...Show More Summary
If the Islamic Republic has anything to say about it, Americans could wind up paying even more for gas than we already do.
Coming up with business ideas should be fun. Here are three games you can play anywhere -- whether walking through store aisles or out for a jog -- that will turn your mind into an idea factory.