Computer chips are basically super-small electronic brains that perform the millions of calculations per second that are required when you browse Facebook or play Candy Crush. They do this by passing electrical currents between tiny things called transistors. Show More Summary
Getty Images By Ellen Chang NEW YORK -- Calculating a realistic figure on how much Gen-Xers and Millennials need to save for their retirement can be an unnerving task. Many financial advisers recommend saving at least $1 million since...Show More Summary
Hoisted from Other People's Archives from Five Years Ago: Paul Krugman (2010): [The Conventional Superstition](http://krugman.blogs.nytimes.com/2010/06/29/the-conventional-superstition/): "Calculated Risk points us to a speech by Kevin Warsh... Show More Summary
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The logic behind Chelsea signing Radamel Falcao is clear: Ultimately, the Colombian has cost the club little in transfer fees‚ and his loan was a calculated risk by Jose Mourinho. There's the option to buy Falcao from Monaco at the end...Show More Summary
Marketers often have a spectrum of goals for their Facebook pages. From growing awareness to converting Fans into email subscribers, many marketers make progress on each of these goals by focusing on a strategy of building overall community engagement. Show More Summary
Big Brother 17 spoilers have Shelli Poole making a risky move. The BB17 house will have Meg Maley as one of the nominees for eviction now. The shocking move is a calculated decision by Shelli, who wants the other nominee go to home.Show More Summary
Louisiana State House We make our way back to Louisiana for a look at the state's 2014 Senate race. We have the results calculated by state House, Senate, and congressional district for the December runoff between defeated Democratic incumbent Mary Landrieu and now-GOP Sen. Show More Summary
Wind turbines could be installed under some of the biggest bridges on the road network to produce electricity. So it is confirmed by calculations carried out by a European researchers team, that have taken a viaduct in the Canary Islands as a reference. This concept could be applied in heavily built-up territories or natural areas with new constructions limitations.
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Real Madrid will force Manchester United into paying a "king's ransom" for centre-back Sergio Ramos, according to Ruben Jimenez of Marca. Jimenez reports Los Blancos will calculate the transfer fee by multiplying the annual wage United offer Ramos by the number of years he signs for. Show More Summary
A new method for calculating the exact time of death, even after as much as 10 days, has been developed by a group of researchers at the University of Salzburg. Currently, there are no reliable ways to determine the time since death after approximately 36 hours. Show More Summary
We’ve all seen the flash-in-the-pan-style social media stunts put on by large companies. They’re usually either attempts at guerrilla marketing or clever, calculated tactics designed to capture the interest of a fickle and powerful market. Take,...Show More Summary
Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach One of the best parts of writing for the web is the outstanding advice and guidance I get from folks with lots of experience. I recently had the good fortune to have Robert Brown of Duke University recommend a study by Demitris Koutsoyiannis entitled The Hurst phenomenon and fractional Gaussian…
Flexing graphene may be the most basic way to control its electrical properties, according to calculations by theoretical physicists.
Retirement calculators have totally come of age. Even though most are still sponsored by financial planning and investment sites, many of the calculators nowadays can be downright informative, amusing and sometimes depressing ways to while away the work day. Show More Summary
Jason Smith has a post that points to a very interesting fact about 2013—federal revenue from asset sales soared, primarily due to dividend payments by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. By my calculations the revenue from asset sales increased by about $111 billion, from $53.6 billion in 2012 to $164.7 billion in 2013. This is […]
Kristin Cavallari is currently pregnant with her first book (Balancing in Heels) and her third child (as yet unnamed, but perhaps it is helpful to note she named her first two kids Camden and Jaxon ). By Defamer’s calculations, Kristin is well into her second trimester now, which is the perfect time for a pregnancy photo shoot. Read more...
Calculated Risk: Personal Income increased 0.5% in May, Spending increased 0.9%, by Bill McBride: The BEA released the Personal Income and Outlays report for May: Personal income increased $79.0 billion, or 0.5 percent... in May... Personal consumption expenditures (PCE)...
Post by Adriana Velez. You guys, I just got the shock of my life. I tried out an online tool called the Wealthometer, created by Harvard assistant economics professor Maximilian Kasy. It measure where you fit in the U.S. distribution of wealth. Show More Summary