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Ocient Is Chris Gladwin’s latest stop in a career of industry disruption

Big Data has become such a tech buzz word in recent years that it gets thrown around without even really thinking about it. So let’s give it some perspective. Start with a trillion rows of data: If you were to print out one trillion rows of data, at.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 12th, 2017

Redfin, Disrupting Real Estate, Stands Above Its Peers

William Blair said in an initiation report Thursday Redfin Corp (NASDAQ: RDFN) is poised to benefit from secular trends and industry disruption. Latest Ratings for RDFN Date.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaOct 19th, 2017

Justin Thomas has joined golf"s elite thanks in part to Jordan Spieth"s dominance and a talk with Jack Nicklaus

Chris O'Meara/APJustin Thomas won the PGA Championship on Sunday at Quail Hollow. While it was the 24-year-old's first career major championship, it is just the latest triumph for one of golf's hottest golfers. On top of winning the PGA Champ.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 14th, 2017

Biotech president reflects on career lessons and the road not taken

Jeff Jonker isn’t a science guy by training — he’s a lawyer who hasn’t taken a science course since high school. But the lack of lab training didn’t stop him from recognizing the opportunity of the biotech industry......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 28th, 2017

Tesla is pushing the insurance industry to prepare for massive disruption (TSLA)

TeslaTesla is forcing insurance companies to seriously consider how policies will change as cars become safer due to advances in self-driving technology. The latest example is Farmers Insurance partnersh.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 25th, 2017

6 senior women on Wall Street share their best career advice

YouTube/SonyPicturesClassicsBuilding a successful career on Wall Street is never an easy task. It can be even more challenging if you're a woman in the male-dominated industry. "The DNA of the business world is set up for men. Full stop. We need to change.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 1st, 2016

The latest market research, trends & landscape in the growing AI chatbot industry

With messaging apps on the rise, chatbots are all t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider2 hr. 23 min. ago

Japan"s GMO Internet Unveils New Blockchain KYC Project

Japanese digital services firm GMO Internet has debuted its latest blockchain project: a "know your customer" app aimed at the banking industry......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskOct 19th, 2017

The Fed: Fed’s Beige Book still can’t find inflation threat, despite labor bottlenecks

The Federal Reserve found little change in inflation despite growing labor bottlenecks in its latest deep dive on the economy known as the Beige Book. But that won’t stop the central bank from raising U.S. interest rates again soon......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 18th, 2017

The Fed: Fed’s Beige Book still can’t find inflation threat despite labor bottlenecks so severe they’re shackling U.S. economy

The Federal Reserve found little change in inflation despite growing labor bottlenecks in its latest deep dive on the economy known as the Beige Book. But that won’t stop the central bank from raising U.S. interest rates again soon......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 18th, 2017

Reckitt Tries a New Formula Amid Industry Malaise

Reckitt Benckiser Group is splitting its business into two separate divisions, the latest move by a consumer-goods giant to address an industry-wide downturn......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 18th, 2017

Europe to planemakers: Stop buying Kobe Steel products

Europe has issued a warning to the aviation industry: Stop using metal from scandal-plagued Kobe Steel......»»

Category: topSource: cnnOct 18th, 2017

Oahu solar market down almost 50% year-over-year based on PV permits

The sharp decline of PV permits in the state's largest market is the latest in a string of bad news for Hawaii's solar industry......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 17th, 2017

Opioid Crisis: Blame Congress & Drug Industry

Whistleblower Joe Rannazzisi says drug distributors pumped opioids into U.S. communities — knowing that people were dying — and says industry lobbyists and Congress derailed the DEA’s efforts to stop.....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureOct 16th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Nordstrom family to pause effort to go private

The Nordstrom family has suspended efforts to take Nordstrom Inc. private after struggling to raise enough financing for the leveraged buyout, in the latest sign of how much investors have soured on the retail industry......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 16th, 2017

Blockchain technology is contributing to big digital disruption in energy sector

Technology that is changing the financial services sector is entering the energy industry: blockchain, technology best known for cryptocurrencies like bitcoin.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayOct 16th, 2017

Taxi owners: City is obliged to save us

Crain’s editorial about the disruption of the so-called taxi monopoly (“Taxi regulations, like the industry, must adapt to changing times”) makes a few very good points before... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkOct 15th, 2017

The NYTimes Asks Reporters To Stop Being Partisan On Social Media

Days after James O'Keefe released his latest undercover video which took direct aim at the .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 14th, 2017

Pfizer Says It"s Pondering a Big Sale

In this Market Foolery podcast and with the big news coming out of healthcare host Chris Hill calls upon the expert insight of Industry Focus Healthcare host Kristine Harjes In this segment they consider the word that giant Pfizer NYSE PFE 160 is.....»»

Category: futuresSource: nasdaqOct 14th, 2017

HP Inc. CEO: We got into 3-D printing to get ahead of the inevitable manufacturing disruption

Jim Cramer touched base with HP Inc. CEO Dion Weisler, who gave Cramer the latest on HP's 3-D printing projects......»»

Category: topSource: madmoneyOct 13th, 2017

Kate Beckinsale Is the Latest Actress to Speak Out Against Harvey Weinstein

The actress says that "saying no" likely hurt her career. Kate Beckinsale is the latest actress to come forward with a personal story about disgraced Hollyw.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 12th, 2017