Today, an anonymous collective of experts from world-class institutions — including Goldman Sachs, Columbia University, and Carnegie Mellon — unveils ndau, the world’s first digital currency that is untethered to any fiat, and yet kept stable through digitally built-in mechanisms, monetary policy and governance. Everyone is looking for...
Costco gas stations offer members great quality gasoline at a discounted price. In some cases, Costco gas can be up to $0.12 cheaper per gallon, making it worth the membership fee for individuals who travel often or have a long commute.By Tysto , from Wikimedia CommonsThe wholesale retailer...
Kuschall launches its vision for the Superstar – the world’s first graphene wheelchair.Industrial designer Andre Fangueiro and now project leader at Kuschall for new developments has joined the Invacare company to redefine the rules of wheelchairs, by utilizing aerospace materials and working in partnership with formula 1 manufacturers to...
It is now exactly ten years since Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac were placed into a government conservatorship as the U.S. economy inched toward a catastrophic free fall. And where do things stand?By User:AgnosticPreachersKid (Own work) , via Wikimedia CommonsFor one thing, what could have been a decades-long...
Note to Reviewer: Please arrange for posting of this article at 7:00 a.m. on Tuesday, September 11, 2018.Merrill Lynch launched a television commercial in 1971 asserting that “Merrill Lynch is bullish on America.” I am bullish on America. I think our best days are yet to come. But...
geralt / PixabayApple stock has always been a good investment, especially for those who invested in it when the company started selling iPhones in 2007. Since then, the stock has returned about 2,000% (after adjusting for splits). In a few days from now, Apple is set to again...
The Federal Reserve’s changing of the guard — the end of the Janet Yellen’s tenure and the beginning of the Jerome Powell era — has me remembering what it was like to grow up in the former Soviet Union.Back then, our local grocery store had two types of...
The purpose of my scribbles is not to provide you with a fish but to teach you how to fish (though sometimes some fish will sneak in). The scribble I am about to share with you I wrote to IMA’s clients in January 2018. Its purpose was to...
Amazon.com has been one of the most innovative and disruptive companies of this century, with incredible success in areas that lie outside of what has been historically perceived as its core business (book selling).Thus every announcement or speculation that Amazon will enter into a particular industry sends stocks of...
A lot of times I won’t have an insight into a business because I don’t understand it or because it’s too complex. General Electric is a great example. As a value investor I should be all over this iconic stock, which is making a generational low.Not at all....