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Last week, some pension fund CIOs, trustees and managers said "No more!"​ to that tranquilizing drug of gradualism #climate #change #now

When MLK pitted "the fierce urgency of now" against "the tranquilizing drug of gradualism", he touched on the heart of the problem with the human condition. Often, even when we realise a situation is urgent, we want to deal with it slowly, gradually. All in good time. No need to jump the gun.<...

How Many People Are Really Trading Cryptocurrency?

According to data collected by CoinMarketCap, the collective crypto cap has nearly tripled since the start of the year. Led by Bitcoin (which has also tripled its value since its low point in 2018) cryptocurrencies are outperforming many other investment assets, including stocks, bonds, gold, ...

Jony Ive, iPhone designer, announces Apple departure

The departure of the world’s most famous industrial designer and the custodian of the entire Apple aesthetic — from its hardware and software to its physical architecture — will come as a shock to its investors and customers. Many see Sir Jonathan as one of its most crucial assets as it looks ...

Beyond Meat is up more than 500% since going public — and new data suggests the company&#39;s sales are living up to the hype (BYND)

Beyond Meat has also released new products that are picking up steam. Beyond Sausage — used in breakfast sandwiches sold at Tim Hortons across Canada — continues to gain in measured channels, according to JPMorgan's monthly deep dive of US Food Producers using Nielsen scanner data, released Tu...

These U.S. states are hit hardest by Trump's tariffs

“What you’ll see is what economists call an asymmetrical distribution in terms of burden sharing around the states,” RSM Chief Economist Joe Brusuelas told Yahoo Finance. In other words, some states are going to be hit harder than others by increased tariffs on Chinese goods coming into the U....

5 Signs Blockchain Could Help Your Business

Blockchain trend got on wheels by the middle of 2009. The innovation took birth when Satoshi Nakamoto published a theory of sending the peer-to-peer type of electronic cash. The concept coined the possibility of sending the online payments directly from one party to another without going throu...

Understanding importance of digital marketing training

We are not afraid to teach small businesses and entrepreneurs to be digitally sustainable. We know they need it but we want to validate our understanding. If you could take five mins or less of your time to fill this form, it will help us gauge the market better :) Thank you in advance

P2P | Peering Into Cryptocurrency Payments | Hydro

Money as we know it was first introduced around 3000 B.C. in Mesopotamia, when the barter-based exchange was replaced by the commodity-based exchange. This transition progressed as gold and silver became a functional means of exchange approximately 2600 years ago.  The critical importance of c...

Google Maps has a fake business listing problem

Google Maps is overrun with fake business listings and phone numbers that reroute to competing businesses, according to a Wall Street Journal report. Hundreds of thousands of fake listings appear on Google Maps every month, with the Journal estimating the service currently has about 11 million...