You know that gaming on the iPhone is big business. Free-to-play games like Candy Crush Saga, Clash of Clans, and others are making insane amounts of money from games that are technically free. It’s all about the in-app purchases, and love them or hate them, they are here to stay. Show More Summary
Bill Moyers | — Bill Moyers: “How Public Power Can Defeat Plutocrats” via BillMoyers.com “Government has become a clearinghouse for corporations and plutocrats with deep pockets to buy the politicians who grease…
Upset recovery training is a big industry buzzword. Is it really a worthwhile investment of a pilot's time and money, or is this just the latest safety fad? And what's the difference between "upset recovery" and "aerobatics" anyway? Related posts: Will This Thing Roll? You know you've thought about it. Show More Summary
It's not easy to have all of your clients decide they want to stop spending money, but that's what Geospace Technologies has to deal with right now.
O' Reilly Media's new salary survey reveals how to earn big money as a data professional: Move to California, learn Spark, and be a man. O'Reilly Media just published its 2014 Data Science Salary survey, which also identifies the favorite tools of data professionals. Show More Summary
The ABC spends taxpayers’ money to run 320 websites? Really, it is far, far too big:
That money talks in Washington is conventional wisdom for a reason. Corporations, industries, and a handful of extraordinarily wealthy individuals spend big bucks on campaigns and on lobbying not for fun, but because they expect to get something back in return. Show More Summary
This has been a very difficult and humbling year for most hedge fund managers. But billionaire William Ackman is doing great, distinguishing himself as the hedge fund manager of 2014 by trouncing just about all big shot money managers and the U.S. stock market with a series of bold and closely-watched bets that have performed very well.
To the editor: If there is going to be any waste in my federal government, I prefer it to be with the Department of Veterans Affairs' disability payments made to those who served. I'd rather it be there than with money given to foreign countries or to pay for politicians' junkets and...
Thinking about making the switch from in-person training to online training? Then consider the following 10 ways online training saves you money. Read the full article at MarketingProfs
2014 definitely saw an explosion of mobile ad spend. In the coming year, more and more advertisers are expected to push money towards mobile in a way that we’ve never seen before. The big question, then, is where is this money going to be coming from? According to a recent study (expounded on here courtesy […]
Andrew A. Nelles/AP By Kristin Colella NEW YORK -- You're probably used to shelling out big bucks during the holiday season, but did you know that you can actually earn money while you shop? From taking on mystery shopping assignments...Show More Summary
As the “Internet of Things” (IoT) — devices automatically communicating with each other using wireless networks — gains momentum, enterprise efficiencies are already being realized, according to Brian Modoff, director of communications research for Deutsche Bank Securities. Show More Summary
What is it that makes a hyperviolent, anthropomorphized tree that says nothing more than “I am Groot” so charming? My money is on those big doe eyes. It’s the weird combination of nine-foot tall killing machine…
When I was a college student, I lived for about a year with a few other people in a shared apartment. None of us had much money at all, so we basically packed as many people in there as we could get away with to make the rent cheap. For me, that meant that the... The post The Parable of the Whopper: The Big Impact of a Little Treat appeared first on The Simple Dollar.
Precisely how much money it takes to gain access is up for debate, but even politicians themselves have admitted that big donors get special treatment.
A few pitchers looking for big contracts this offseason might need the money to pay for hefty phone bills. Despite a deep list of free agents at the position, a number of starters on the market are already gaining tons of interest on the open market. Show More Summary
Snapchat has become the go-to method for sending naughty nudes to your friends, but with a big update released today, the app is hoping you’ll start using it to send something a little more valueable: money. Snapchat announced today that … Read more ›
For Major League Baseball teams, trying to trade established big leaguers can be a bigger chore than trying to sign a free agent. You have to deal with money that's left on a contract and decide who will be going back in the move. When...Show More Summary
As preciously corrupt and profitable as bundled cable and satellite is, ignoring the future, which is all about streaming video on demand (SVOD) is not the answer, and the Big Boys know it. Financial analysts see a "structural TV decline" and as a result are downgrading stocks to the most vulnerable cable television content providers. Show More Summary