Mark Zuckerberg says he is no enemy of net neutrality, and to prove it, he’s making a few changes to Internet.org, a Facebook led effort to bring internet services to the developing world. The post Zuckerberg Expands Internet.org After Net Neutrality Uproar appeared first on WIRED.
Current Mortgage Rates Spike Refinance Loans Since the start of 2014, conventional mortgage rates have been on steady decline, lowering from the mid-4s to the mid-3s. And, finally, existing homeowners are starting to take advantage.Show More Summary
"I've seen a lot of riots," Berkshire Hathaway vice chairman Charlie Munger said. CNN Money sat down with Munger, Warren Buffett's right-hand man, at the Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting in Omaha over the weekend. The interviewer asked...Show More Summary
Dave Goldberg, a widely respected Silicon Valley entrepreneur and the husband of Facebook executive Sheryl Sandberg, died Friday at 47.
Ah, productivity! It’s the key ingredient to so much small business success. As a small business owner, you are always trying to figure out how to do more with less. Fortunately, technology provides solutions to the productivity problems so many small businesses face. For example, when purchasing technology for your small business, be sure to...
At MoneyWatch: Ben Bernanke's bad example, by Mark Thoma: The recent announcements that former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke has accepted a position as a senior adviser at Pimco and a similar position at hedge fund Citadel have raised questions...
A survey from Constant Contact released in conjunction with National Small Business Week reveals just how considerable the sacrifices are for small business owners just like you.
Prices for existing Sydney and Melbourne apartments are already falling. If the government's actions cause Chinese selling the price decline will become catastrophic for Sydney and Melbourne residential property markets and the Australian economy.
Where the words of Toni Morrison, George Saunders, Neil Gaiman, Amy Tan and Malcolm Gladwell have gone before, aspiring writers may now see their own work appear. And while the publication itself is ephemeral, it's got an incredibly wide reach: 800,000 people a day.
Sen. Patty Murray (D-WA) and Rep. Robert Scott (D-VA) are introducing a minimum wage bill on Thursday that would raise the federal floor from its current level of $7.25 an hour to $12 an hour by 2020, eliminate the lower tipped minimum wage that currently stands at $2.13 an hour, and automatically increase it as […]
78% of U.S. small businesses will have fully adopted cloud computing by 2020 more than doubling the current 37% as of today. The U.S. Small & Medium Business (SMB) cloud computing & services market will grow from $43B in 2015 to $55B in 2016. Hybrid cloud is now being used by 18% [...]
The B-corp announced today that it has raised an additional $100 million from Silicon Valley insiders, including the Facebook founder. Is AltSchool disrupting public school or private school? Can the answer be both? Read Full Story
If the Oscars are the Super Bowl of fashion, then the Met Costume Gala is more like the Olympics—if the Games occurred every year. The Metropolitan Museum of Art's annual celebration of fashion, chaired by Vogue editor Anna Wintour, draws the A+ list from Hollywood, fashion and society. This year's theme, 'China: Through the Looking Glass' [...]
Actor Jamie Foxx went a little off script while singing the national anthem before Saturday's welterweight title fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
It’s no secret that it has become harder and harder to get a small business loan from a bank. Luckily for small businesses, many other ways of borrowing money are now available. These range from short-term loans for those with bad credit, to loans for online businesses, to peer2peer loans. The [...]
A teacher identified only as Lucie has been fired from her job in the Czech Republic. The 35-year-old lost her job after children at her school in the city of Ceska Lipa found an action-packed video that she was paid … More » The post Teacher in Czech Republic Fired After Footage Surfaces appeared first on EveryJoe.
Stocks are definitely on the "high side of valuation," according to Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett. Buffett is on CNBC's Squawk Box Monday morning with Becky Quick in Omaha. Berkshire Hathaway held its annual investors conference...Show More Summary
David Goldberg, a popular Silicon Valley executive and husband of Facebook second-in-command and "Lean In" author Sheryl Sandberg, has died suddenly at age 47, his company and family members said Saturday.
Former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina officially launched her bid for the 2016 GOP presidential nomination on Monday. She made the announcement on ABC's "Good Morning America" and on Twitter. "I am running for President," Fiorina wrote. Her candidacy is widely viewed as a bit of a long shot. Show More Summary
Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook's chief operating officer, is known as a champion for women. What's less well-known is that her husband, Dave Goldberg, who died unexpectedly Friday at the age of 47, spent his life working to strengthen women's voices, reports the New York Times, which calls Goldberg "perhaps the signature...