In a world that deals with a lot of data analysis that cannot be efficiently handled by human ability alone, it is only wise to call in the help of technology. It is no surprise therefore that numerous companies in the world of finance are working with companies that develop software to analyse data. Wall Street companies are contracting spy software companies to go through large caches of data like emails so that they can figure out employee misconduct before it develops into something worse. This is akin to the way the software finds terrorists. Financial firms are looking for good customers, attempts at fraudRead More →
Seattle’s latest minimum-wage law has considerably affected the restaurants. An iconic restaurant in Seattle, Ivar raises the menu prices as well as wage of the lowest workers directly to $15 an hour. This eliminates the custom of receiving tips from the customers. This Wednesday, Ivar’s will increase the wages of about 100 employees who make less than $15 at its sit-down restaurant Ivar’s Salmon House, at the north end of Lake Union.
After Steve Jobs, Cook has led iphone development to a complete new level. Throughout his journey, he has managed to change the company’s culture making it more customer-centric. Cook has distinguished himself from Jobs in numerous ways. Cook, who joined Apple from Compaq Computer in 1998, came from an operations background and had spent the formative years of his career at IBM. Following the footsteps of Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates, Cook plans to give away all his wealth once he pays the fees of his 10-year-old nephew’s college.
During a speech in Kansas City last year, President Obama said that he had received a letter from a small girl that asked him why there aren’t any women on their currency. She also provided a list of potential women who can be put on the dollar bills, quarters and stuff. This was an amazing idea, he felt. For decades now, a 20$ bill has the picture of Andrew Jackson on it. This needs to be replaced by some famous women is the idea of the new online campaign that is taking off. Some women in New York have initiate an online campaign called WOMENRead More →
ODFX is an in-housing trading and fund management company. It was established in 2006 in Amsterdam and in 2013, incorporated its operation in Seychelles as OD Capital Limited. Past 9 years, ODFX is serving its clients with FOREX trading services with a dedicated gateway into Asia’s dynamic growth markets. ODFX compensation plans are highly customer centric with maximum global benefits to all.
Business networking is building successful long term relationships and great reputation over a period of time. It involves everyone from friends and family to work colleagues and members of groups to which you belong. Business Networking is a really beneficial way to expand your knowledge, learn from the success of others, attain new clients and tell others about your business.
In terms of banking system, the global and decentralization is assumed under the non-existence or limited interference of financial institutions or governmental authorities, which suppose limited regulations’ pressures on banks’ activity and decisions. MyBankNow.com has created a customer centric financial transformation that has resulted a shift in global firm’s emplacement from selling a product to selling to a client. This approach has lead social networks, mobile systems, big data, analytics and the cloud to revamp the traditional revenue and profit system. MyBankNow.com operates in a decentralized manner, locally and globally. The banking system is designed to benefit bankers not the individuals who use the banks.Read More →
Over the past several years, the online travel agency industry has been consolidating something fierce. The largest player Priceline acquired Booking.com in 2005, Agoda in 2007, and Kayak in 2013, and is today the king of OTAs with a market cap of over $57.77 billion. To match its top rivals and with following trend, Expedia, Inc. purchased Trivago in 2012, Australia’s largest OTA Wotif in July 2014 and Travelocity in January 2015. Off late this month, it announced its agreement to acquire rival Orbitz Worldwide, Inc. for $1.6 billion, or $12 per share. Expedia and Orbitz each administer an array of booking sites, including theirRead More →
A Cryptocurrency is a medium of exchange similar to USD or INR which uses cryptography method to exchange digital information. Different cryptocurrencies have been established using unique codes that have several levels of success. Bitcoin is the world’s first Cryptocurrency launched by Satoshi Nakamoto in 2009, which has open source code and can be modified and used freely by anybody for other projects. Similarly, Litecoin was launched in 2011 with the aim of being the equally popular and useful like bitcoin.
Gems is a social messenger application, integrated and powered by next generation Bitcoin technology. Gems come with a built in wallet and Whats app Style mobile platform with private messaging in encrypted format. The gems currency is powered by Counterparty. Automatically the Gem user gets its own wallet which is protected by the passphrase chosen on registration. The social network username is an alias to the gems address, making sending & receiving gems and bitcoins between users as easy as possible. Anyone using the Gems application receives Gems tokens for inviting their friends, utilizing the network, and helping to build the ecosystem. Gems tokens serveRead More →