Pretty much every game these days not aimed at children wants to compare itself to Dark Souls, because, well, Dark Souls is awesome. But few manage to actually capture the sense of palm-sweating dread and majestic wonder that catapulted From Software's experimental action-RPG series into an industry mainstay. Show More Summary
Proponents of evidence-based investing, myself included, doubted whether this day would ever come. Investors are now actually paying attention to the overwhelming data supporting evidence-based investing and are fleeing active management. Show More Summary
Does the Labor Day holiday, marking the end of summer vacations, signal any unusual return effects by refocusing U.S. stock investors on managing their portfolios? By its definition, this holiday brings with it any effects from the turn of the month. To investigate the possibility of short-term effects on stock market returns around Labor Day, More
No one manages to get their eight hours all the time, so sleep researchers offer advice on powering through your most exhausted days.
by Sandra Vogel Some people want complex task management apps – but some just want a nice neat list of what they need to do next, which this app provides. Read more about Mobile app of the day: Next Deadline
The electric utility sector has been quite successful at managing power on a just-in-time basis. It had to be just-in-time, because since the days of Thomas Edison and Nikola Tesla, there were very few cost-effective ways to store energy, and those options were mostly limited to solutions like pumped hydro. read more
September 1 will see the summer transfer window come to a close, but on top of that, it’ll allow Liverpool fans to finally pause for breath. Indeed, Anfield has been a hub of transfer activity over the last few months, with manager Brendan...Show More Summary
ARLINGTON, Texas – Dallas Cowboys owner and general manager Jerry Jones and executive vice president Stephen Jones have no worries about the state of Tony Romo's back. Romo did not practice on Monday, two days after he was sacked three times and hit once more in a preseason loss to the Miami Dolphins. Show More Summary
Today, Windstream is a popular but flawed dividend stock. But management is making huge changes to its entire business model. Tomorrow is another day.
A few days ago, Richard Mcguire’s Marcato Capital Management disclosed – in a filing with the SEC – a 41% increase in its stake in Sothebys (NYSE:BID), a $2.9 billion market cap auctioneer of authenticated fine art, antiques and decorative art, jewelry and collectibles. The fund declared holding 6.57 million shares of the company’s Common […]
I was problem-solving with a potential client the other day. They want to manage their project portfolio. They use Jira, so they think they can see everything everyone is doing. (I’m a little skeptical, but, okay.) They want to know how much the teams can do, so they can do capacity planning based on what the teams can do. Show More Summary
Welcome to the last week of the summer! (How did the time slip away?) Enjoy your last days on the beach, we’ve got you covered with our honey-glazed morning reads: (continues here): • The Decline and Fall of Fund Managers (MoneyBeat) see also More than 10% of S&P 500 Assets Now Passive (Chief Investment Officer) •...Read More
Never say J.R. Smith doesn’t have goals. Conventional goals, mind you. Not aspirations to open up his own chocolate factory that’s managed by Willy Wonka and a platoon of Oompa Loompas. Not hopes of one day building and living in a house made of beef jerky, cheese and ranch dressing. Actual, basketball-related goals that demand […]
Hedge fund manager Bill Ackman, who runs Pershing Square Capital, is having a big day. He just made more than $144 million on his Burger King stake this morning before the opening bell. The news is that U.S. burger chain Burger King is in talks to acquire Canadian coffee and donut chain Tim Hortons. Show More Summary
Imagine it is a beautiful day. The sky is blue and the sun is shining bright. There is a light breeze that just feels…
Oh how I miss the days of five-hour seasons and having the power to select and arrange advertising boards. Even when they took themselves way too seriously, like with The Manager and the Premier Manager series, football management games used to have a wonderful innocence to them that the latest Sports Interactive fare lacks. Show More Summary
On the day when they retired Joe Torre’s number at Yankee Stadium, on the other side of 161st St. from where he managed the last Yankees dynasty, he talked about how short the distance was from the place where the old Stadium once stood, but how long the journey was from the field to Monument Park.
A day after Washington pitcher Doug Fister said he recently had surgery to remove skin cancer from his neck, Nationals manager Matt Williams says players and coaches are very aware they're at risk for the disease.
It's not just the goalkeeper position where Jose Mourinho is spoiled for choice at Chelsea these days. Throughout his squad, the Blues manager has world-class players competing for places, especially on the defensive flanks. We saw that...Show More Summary
The Memphis Grizzlies have had a fairly busy summer, at least if you count front-office maneuverings. Interim general manager Chris Wallace was signed to a new multiyear deal, and Ed Stefanski was added as the club's new executive vice president of player personnel. Show More Summary