Ann Pettifor, leading economist and author of "The Production of Money" told Business Insider that bitcoin is flawed as money because it is a "finite asset." Speaking about the origins and usage of bitcoin, she said: "Bitcoin was invented...Show More Summary
Stats on our Productivity Power Struggle in a Fast-Paced World. When I think of one word to describe contemporary work habits, it’s unsustainable. We’re working drastically longer hours, while incurring high physical and emotional costs, for only marginal gains in productivity. Show More Summary
Elite Survival Systems introduced a number of new products at the 2017 SHOT Show. Among them are three backpacks, each aimed at a different segment of the market. They are the ECHO, the Tenacity-72 and the Guardian. ECHO The ECHO isShow More Summary
Does Growing Mismeasurement Explain Disappointing Growth? David Byrne, John G. Fernald, and Marshall Reinsdorf FRBSF Economic Letter, February 13, 2017 Slowing growth in U.S. productivity after 2004 is sometimes blamed on measurement problems, particularly in assessing the gains from innovation in IT-related goods and services. Show More Summary
The nation is close to what economists believe is full productive capacity. The Trump administration’s ambitious growth targets depend on how much slack remains.
Mobile World Congress kicks off next week in Barcelona. The world’s biggest mobile industry event will showcase some of the top companies in the market. In addition to the latest developments and products in 5G technology and the Internet...Show More Summary
Google’s VP of communications products Nick Fox took to Twitter to share a screenshot of an upcoming browser-based version of the company’s AI-powered Allo messaging app, which you can see above. Fox didn’t specify a release date for the desktop version or whether Allow would continue to be tied to a single device, as is the case with WhatsApp. Show More Summary
Emma Hulse, 24, says she was fired from her freelance TV production job for being too good-looking. Wait—before you say she made that up, just know: the company that hired her, UNIT TV, has actually confirmed it, according to the London Evening Standard. Show More Summary
Apple is widely expected to hold a media event next month to announce new iPads and perhaps refreshed iMacs and other products. A new report from Digitimes reiterates much of what we already know about Apple’s planned iPad refresh, including...Show More Summary
Google's Allo messenger will soon be easier to use at work, thanks to a new desktop version to complement the mobile app. SEE ALSO: iMessage is the only thing keeping me on an iPhone The company's VP of communications products, Nick...Show More Summary
The FDA has asked for a recall of homeopathic teething rings that may cause seizures or worsebut consumers can still easily get their hands on the product.
Rejuvenate, smooth, and brighten skin with this au naturale addition to your skincare regime. This product provides an instant lift and tightening effect and provides a rich dose of antioxidants to combat aging. Watch skincare expert...Show More Summary
Google Assistant is coming to the desktop through Allo. One of the main drawbacks of Allo has been the lack of a desktop version, but it looks like that's about to change. A tweet from Google's VP of Communications Products Nick FoxShow More Summary
Variety reports that Life Below Zero star Sue Aikens—who’s lived for more than a decade in the frozen Alaskan wilderness, 500 miles from the nearest city—is suing production company BBC Worldwide for intentionally endangering her life in the interest of getting better footage for the Nat Geo series. Show More Summary
The Hollywood star and Annaleigh Ashford lead a fantastic cast in a knockout production of Stephen Sondheims musical about the pleasures and pain of making art.
Workplace collaboration vendor CafeX Communications Inc. has slapped Amazon Web Services with a lawsuit over the name of its recently announced Amazon Chime video conferencing product. CafeX has offered its own video collaboration product, also called “Chime”, since last year, and claims that AWS has illegally copied its name. Show More Summary
When you make the claim your product is the most stylish in its segment, you’re setting the bar high. Luckily, for EOZ One, that segment happened to be Bluetooth headphones, where aesthetics go to die. For what it’s worth, though, the statement is on point. Show More Summary
Adrienne Barbeau is one of numerous additions to Jeepers Creepers 3 as the full cast list has surfaced while production continues.
Ninety-three percent of workers say they’re more productive outside the office, according to jobs site FlexJobs, and 100 percent telecommuting roles are the most popular form of flexible work. But even jobs that offer 24/7 work-from-home capabilities often have limitations. For example, many employers require their workers in live in a specific state, for legal...
It has been a decade or so since the first induced pluripotent stem (iPS) cells were produced. Researchers discovered a recipe by which ordinary, limited, adult somatic cells could be reprogrammed into a state near identical to thatShow More Summary