(Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences) Standby upgrade programs are an innovative way for hotels to increase annual revenue by as much as 35 percent. However, new research in an upcoming edition of the INFORMS...Show More Summary
Cord-cutters are on the rise in the US, where 15 percent of broadband households now get all of their TV from an antenna, a new study finds.
Most Americans believe in gender equality, but not everyone sees how sexism affects women ? particularly Republican men, according to a survey released Tuesday. Republican men, who make up 12 percent of the population, repeatedly showed...Show More Summary
Janet Yellen: The Goals of Monetary Policy and How We Pursue Them:...it's fair to say, the economy is near maximum employment and inflation is moving toward our goal. The unemployment rate is less than 5 percent, roughly back to...
More than 60 percent of Americans want the powers of the Environmental Protection Agency to be preserved or strengthened, a new poll finds.
Obamacare and small businesses are more closely tied than previously thought. To keep owners on his side, President Trump will need a replacement, fast.
Americans overwhelmingly agree it’s fine to criticize the president of the United States ? how fine, exactly, depends on which president they’re talking about. Sixty-three percent of respondents say it’s appropriate for Americans toShow More Summary
Galaxy Note 7 owners on Verizon are in for a surprise if they continue to use the recalled handset. Outgoing voice calls will redirect to Verizon staff who’ll demand the phone be sent back. As of last month, 93 percent of Note 7’s had...Show More Summary
About 69 percent of U.S. adults believe the president-elect's Twitter-happy fingers could cause major unintended consequences.
By now, we've all set our resolutions for the New Year. We're going to be healthier, live more productive and efficient lives, get organized and finally learn a new skill. But by the beginning of February, about 80 percent of us will have already given up on the resolutions we set just weeks ago. Show More Summary
(University of Virginia Health System) From 2011 to 2013, the ACA resulted in an 8 percent increase in the diagnoses of early-stage colorectal cancer among US seniors aged 65 and older.
Pearson plans to sell its 47 percent stake in the publisher, which is home to John Grisham, “The Girl on the Train” and the “Game of Thrones” books.
With travelers spending more than $278 billion on accommodations in the U.S. last year, hotel chains that explore creative new ways to engage customers have the potential to significantly increase their profits. Standby upgrade programs...Show More Summary
The World Economic Forum in Davos is SXSW for the 1 percent. It’s where the rich, famous, and powerful go to mingle, drink Krug, and talk about the challenges facing the future. And if you happen to spot Henry Kissinger or John Kerry...Show More Summary
Sixty percent of Americans approve of the job President Barack Obama is doing in his final days in office, according to new polls from CNN/ORC and The Washington Post/ABC News, his highest numbers in those polls since June 2009. Those numbers are slightly higher than polls released earlier in the week. Show More Summary
According to national exit polls, 80 percent of self-described evangelicals voted for Trump.
Sales of Apple's iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus smartphones during 2017 are expected to be lower, reports Morgan Stanley. The research firm has lowered its revenue expectation on the smartphone family by three percent... and it's blaming the presumptively titled iPhone 8.
EXCLUSIVE: Mobile game revenues grew 70 percent in the fourth quarter to $7.5 billion, compared to $4.4 billion a year earlier, according to mobile measurement firm Sensor Tower. iOS revenue grew 62 percent to $4.4 billion in Q4 from $2.7 billion in the same period a year earlier. Google Play revenue grew even faster to $3.1 […]
As the saying goes, "A picture is worth a thousand words." Human beings are highly visual creatures who are able to process visual information almost instantly; 90 percent of all information that we perceive and that gets transmitted to our brains is visual. Images can be a powerful way to capture users' attention and differentiate your product. Show More Summary
What pro-life feminists actually have in common with their pro-choice counterparts. Ahead of the Women’s March on Washington scheduled the day after Donald Trump’s inauguration, Emma Green at The Atlantic asked, “Is there room in the...Show More Summary