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Psychology research shows people mistrust those who make moral decisions by calculating costs and benefits – like computers do. Technologies built on artificial intelligence are revolutionizing human life. As these machines become increasingly...Show More Summary
An official range calculator for the Opel Ampera-e shows range slashed by 64 percent when driving in sub-zero temperatures with the heater on.
The online range calculator for the Opel Ampera-e (the rebranded Chevy Bolt EV) is now active, bringing with it a number of important questions. For example, is the range of the Opel Ampera-e truly as affected by cold weather as it seems...Show More Summary
President Donald Trump was fast approaching his 100th day in office as his favorability rating continued to dip in polls. An updated calculation of the president’s approval rating by FiveThirtyEight showed that only 41.9 percent of Americans approved of Trump. His disapproval rating was higher, at...
How can one stock influence the Dow so much? The answer has a lot to do with how its daily moves are calculated.
The American economy is underpinned by networks. Road networks carry traffic and freight; the internet and telecommunications networks carry our voices and digital information; the electricity grid is a network carrying energy; financial networks transfer money from bank accounts to merchants. They're vast, often global systems – but a local disruption can really block them up.
"What if that metal fan only listened to Metallica, yet still 10% of that subscriber’s revenue went to Katy Perry?" It is not a hypothetical question. It's actually how payments to rightsholders are calculated by Spotify, Apple Music and all other music streamers. But Mark Mulligan discovered that rival Deezer...
How hot our planet will become for a given amount of greenhouse gases is a key number in climate change. As the calculation of how much warming is locked in by a given amount of emissions, it is crucial for global policies to curb global warming.
It sounds a little ridiculous to move just to save money on your loan, but the student loan burden is no joke. If you’re curious, Student Loan Hero has a calculator that will tell you how much you could potentially save. Read more.....
Authored by Bill Bonner via InternationalMan.com, By our calculation, it took just 76 days for President Trump to get on board with the Clinton-Bush-Obama agenda. Now there can be no doubt where he’s headed. He’s gone Full Empire. Not that it was unexpected. Show More Summary
Just over two months ago, the Atlanta Fed "calculated" that Q1 GDP was going to be a pleasant 3.4%, confirming that the Fed had made the correct decision by hiking not only in December, but also last month. Since then, the Fed's ownShow More Summary
New study outlines Russia’s potential to quadruple renewable energy by 2030 6 April 2017 (CTBR) “…[Renewables account for around 3% of the Russia's energy and they could] contribute to about 11% by 2030…Under its current energy strategy,...Show More Summary
Profitability index is an investment appraisal technique calculated by dividing the present value of future cash flows of a project by the initial investment required
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Google says it's “taken aback “ by the government's claim that it doesn't compensate women fairly. The company says it conducts “rigorous analyses” that ensure its pay practices are gender-blind. It says analysts who calculate suggested pay don't have access to employees' gender data. Google says...
April 11, 1976: Apple releases its first ever computer, the Apple-1. Designed and hand-built by Steve Wozniak, the computers are sold wholesale by “Steven” Jobs. To finance their manufacturing, Wozniak sells his HP-65 calculator for $500, while Jobs sells his VW van. Show More Summary
This month's start of the current tax year sees unwelcome changes in tax relief and profit calculations for UK expat buy-to-let landlords. Expat property investors are now being hit by the same changes as UK resident landlords, beginning with the controversial ending of mortgage interest tax relief in spite of several attempts to have the... Expats Blog -
New York choreographer Liz Gerring presents the 2015 work "Horizon" for her Chicago debut at the Dance Center of Columbia College through Saturday. "Horizon" is a continuous hour of dancing by Gerring's company of seven, and the jewel of the piece is a rectangular light box hovering above the stage...