Fox News channel’s Justice with Judge Jeanine will present a live interview tonight with President Donald Trump. Jeanine Pirro will talk live via telephone with Trump on the economy and the debate on gun legislation in the wake of the Parkland, Florida school shootings. A full transcript of the interview will be sent out following the…
The Best of the Rest is my effort to summarize all the travel/miles and points stories that interested me on a daily basis but didn't have time to write about in length. Culled from over 100 blogs/authors I follow, some are passed along without comment, while I add my analysis to others. Show More Summary
The right has been winning the PR wars on economic issues. A major UK research project has some ideas for how to turn that around.
Negotiators from the United States, Mexico and Canada open a new round of talks Sunday on overhauling the North American Free Trade Agreement, with the Mexican hosts already warning of turbulence. Mexican Economy Minister Ildefonso Guajardo...Show More Summary
GUEST: I’ve always been fascinated by a game’s ability to replicate real-world systems. Social interactions, weather systems, and even nuanced economies are re-created digitally with almost alarming accuracy. This has always been a part of a game’s appeal: the opportunity to safely play around in a world that feels so real. Today, games are inching closer […]
When you try to buy online ads from Facebook's self-serve ad-auctioning platform, merely being the highest bidder isn't enough to guarantee that your ads will get through: Facebook multiplies your bid by a software-generated prediction about how responsive the audience will be to it, so the clickbaitier your ad is, the less it costs to place it. (more…)
The Fed’s biannual policy report to Congress made little mention of the stock market’s fluctuations, but it affirmed plans to raise interest rates.
The Fed, cryptocurrency, and inflation, dominated financial news. All the talk of an accelerating economy and rising inflation just doesn't add up. Stocks in every sector started this week trading in the red - here's everything you need...Show More Summary
Views of the economy are often filtered through a distinctly partisan lens.
spatuletai/Shutterstock The entrance to Disney World in Orlando, Florida F or a scenic view of America’s corporate-captured economy, just take a vacation to Disney World, where it appears that someone forgot to tell employees that they...Show More Summary
The Chevy Tahoe is a large-and-in-charge American SUV that's a great way to haul around a large family. Our tester was a $70,000-plus special edition, but the base Tahoe is $47,500. Fuel economy is a negative, comfort and power are not. I...Show More Summary
Qatar Airways' CEO, Akbar Al Baker, is probably the most prolific person in the airline industry. He has a big mouth and says a lot of things that make me cringe, but when it comes down to it, he usually delivers. He's incredibly passionate...Show More Summary
By Richard Mills – The global economy is booming again after years in the doldrums, commodities are back in a big way, and metals prices are for the most part, way up. In our last article showing how commodities are the place...
Today’s experience economy puts consumers in the driver’s seat now more than ever before, and organizations must move quickly to meet their rising expectations. New technologies like the Internet of Things (IoT) deliver invaluable, relevant data, but transforming that data into actual user functionality is the real key to happy customers, and that’s the job of APIs.
Via GoldTelegraph.com, Economists report the household debt to be at its highest in decades. Yet, at the same time, we are being told that the economy is doing great. Does anyone see a serious contradiction? In fact, the current economy only favors the wealthy owing to their flourishing financial assets such as stocks and bonds. Show More Summary
The US—with a projected 2018 federal budget deficit of 4 percent of Gross Domestic Product and an economy running at close to full employment-- just...
EU Doubling Renewables by 2030 Positive for Economy, Key to Emission Reductions; New IRENA report outlines how increasing share of renewables to 34% can boost economy, and help meet emission reductions goals 20 February 2018 (International...Show More Summary
No, Matt Yglesias, Trump is not “probably gonna be re-elected” While I generally agree with the political and social observations of Matt Yglesias and Ezra Klein, their takes that involve the economy frequently drive me crazy. So it was this morning when I encountered these two tweets from Yglesias: This is just incredibly shallow analysis and, […]
In what is called a “rare, limited-time Saver Award sale to these breathtaking cities”, United Airlines is offering a discount of the redemption of MileagePlus miles for travel in the economy class cabin between the United States — excluding...Show More Summary