Public wi-fi owners in Germany could be held liable for illegal downloads, but campaigners are trying to change the law.
Premier League clubs saw combined revenues hit a record £3.6bn in 2015-16 but did not make a profit.
A Which? survey finds high levels of dissatisfaction with many UK broadband providers.
Next week is the 2017 Morningstar Investment Conference. My crew will be attending, speaking, and generally making our presence felt to the assembled multitudes in Chi-town. We are just about booked up for the week, now down to the last couple of openings. If you are a saver/investor/trader, and would like to find out more about our financial…
Fox News presenter Bill O’Reilly loses job over allegations of sexual harassment of female colleagues.
Latest IMF world outlook is most positive in years – although that’s not saying much – and it’s looking closely at falling shares of income to labour
The latest IMF world economic outlook released on Tuesday is the most positive for years, but it also highlights the continued risks from nationalistic and protectionist policies and the impact of policies and technology changes that reduce the share of income going to workers.
For the past eight or nine years, the IMF world economic outlook has been pretty soul crushing. Dismal doesn’t begin to convey the mood. Consider that the titles for the outlook have been such joyous reads as “Financial Stress, Downturns, and Recoveries”, “Crisis and Recovery”, “Slowing Growth, Rising Risks”, “Legacies, Clouds, Uncertainties” and the one from April last year, “Too Slow for Too Long”. So it is with some relief to see a bit of positivity infect the IMF. The most recent update, is titled, “Gaining Momentum?”
Microsoft acquired the popular mobile to do list application Wunderlist back in 2015, and now it’s preparing users for its eventual demise with the release of its new application “To-Do,” announced today. The new app was built by the team behind Wunderlist, and will bring in the favorite elements of that app in the months ahead, Microsoft says. The company also added that… Read More
Global fund urges euro area governments to lessen Athens’ debt burden
From the stage of F8, Joaquin Quinonero, Facebook’s Director of Applied Machine Learning, described a new technique the company is using to improve the watching experience for 360 videos. The format is challenging to deliver because of its size, but Facebook is using machine learning to reduce the number of pixels that have to be rendered at any one time. By predicting where a viewer… Read More