Democrats still need a strategy for left-behind areas — here"s how tech can help

Thomson Reuters Democrats won big last week in prosperous parts of Virginia.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 14th, 2017

BlackBerry"s patent strategy head exits, joins health tech firm -sources

TORONTO (Reuters) - The man who was leading BlackBerry Ltd's efforts to make money from its patent portfolio has left to join a health technology company, two sources with knowledge of the move said on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 2nd, 2017

Yesterday"s Technology Summit: What Do Women In Silicon Valley Think?

Yesterday's Tech Summit hosted by Trump focused on areas where the two sides could agree, rather than differences. And so the deep dive and hard issues were left off the table for a speculative postmortem. Highlights and opinions from some Silicon Valley .....»»

Category: smallbizSource: forbesDec 15th, 2016

Germany"s Social Democrats Back Entering Coalition Talks With Merkel

Angela Merkel’s efforts to form her fourth coalition government cleared a crucial hurdle after the center-left Social Democrats voted in favor of entering formal coalition talks with the German leader’s conservative bloc......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJan 21st, 2018

We are partnering a lot of people on electric vehicles: HCL Tech CEO

I think we have simple strategy, which is focussed on being relevant and following the client spend, which is really simplified by our mode 1-2-3 strategy, says C Vijayakumar.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 19th, 2018

Kauai Coffee to implement tech developed from Hawaii"s first agriculture hackathon

A total of 10 teams participated in the week-long competition, which kicked off after the Department of Agriculture provided participants with a list of prompts or areas in need of solutions......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 17th, 2018

ISIS Jihadi Wives Demand France Bring Them Back to Europe

The French government said those detained in Kurdish-held areas of Syria should be left there......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 17th, 2018

"Shithole-Gate" Might Lead To Government Shutdown As Democrats Balk At Deal

The Democrats’ critics on the left are demanding that the minority party use all of its leverage to stymie the Trump agenda, even if that means forcing a government shutdown. Fortunately, more mainstre.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 16th, 2018

Thiel Makes a Bid for, a Site He Helped Bankrupt

Peter Thiel, the tech billionaire, helped run Gawker Media offline. Now he is trying to buy what is left of it......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytJan 12th, 2018

Tax cut deal raises hopes for German coalition

German Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives and the centre-left Social Democrats (SPD) have reportedly agreed to provide income tax relief for high earners, signalling progress in their talks on forming a coalition government. Ivor Bennett reports.....»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJan 8th, 2018

Global ed tech firm Cengage to move Boston HQ, hire 100

Global education technology company Cengage will relocate its Boston headquarters and 500 employees to Pier 4 in Boston’s Seaport District this fall. The company is also planning to hire up to 100 workers in areas such as software engineering, pro.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 4th, 2018

Masters in Business:  Anil Dash on making the tech world more humane and ethical

This week I sit down with technology entrepreneur, activist, and writer Anil Dash. He is currently CEO of Fog Creek Software. Dash was an advisor to the Obama White House’s Office of Digital Strategy. He was employee #1 at Six Apart, the innov.....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureJan 2nd, 2018

Strategy has to take into account changes borne out by tech trends in 2018

The education sector has to adopt rapid change to produce the right skills, else it might create an imbalance.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 31st, 2017

United Continental Earns Upgrade On Revenue Lift-Off Steps

United Continental Holdings Inc (NYSE: UAL)'s active steps to address areas of revenue weakness in 2017 has left an analyst at Buckingham Research Group impressed. La.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaDec 20th, 2017

12 tech trends that will define 2018

Reuters/Noah Berger No one can predict how the future will shake out, but we can make some educated guesses. Global design and strategy firm frog has shared with Business Insider its forecasts&.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 20th, 2017

Innogy"s CEO leaves group days after profit warning

BERLIN/FRANKFURT (Reuters) - The chief executive of Innogy , Peter Terium, has left the German energy group in an apparent clash over strategy, just days after a profit warning hit its shares and those of its majority owner RWE ......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 19th, 2017

Is Al Franken Really Resigning? Democrats Were Hypocritical While Republicans Never Left Trump, Senators Say

"The most hypocritical thing I’ve ever seen done to a human being," one Democratic senator said about the party's treatment of Franken......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 18th, 2017

How the political right and left has responded to the outpouring of sexual misconduct allegations

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images While Democrats and Republicans have diverged in their response to allegations of sexual misconduct, leaders on both sides of the aisle have.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 14th, 2017

Trump is using a decades-old strategy to sneakily insult Democrats at every turn

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 14th, 2017

Parliament Winter Session: Opposition to meet tomorrow for floor strategy

Besides the Congress, the leaders of the Left parties, SP, BSP, NCP and others are expected to take part.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 13th, 2017

How Silicon Valley"s blind spots and biases are ruining tech for the rest of us

An industry obsessed with “disruption” hasn't bothered to think about who's being left behind, alienated and insulted by its products......»»

Category: topSource: washpostDec 13th, 2017