Prime numbers are still one of the most mysterious topics in math — here are the most confounding problems

Wikimedia Commons Prime numbers are a central topic of study in math. Despite being an object of fascination for millennia, there are still a lot of unsolved problems involving primes. Prime numbers are one of t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 14th, 2018

Amazon Prime Video numbers revealed

Amazon's top TV shows lured more than 5 million people globally to its Prime shopping club, Reuters has learned. Fred Katayama reports. Video provided by Reuters   &.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMar 15th, 2018

Amazon Prime video numbers revealed

Amazon's top TV shows lured more than 5 million people globally to its Prime shopping club, Reuters has learned. Fred Katayama reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMar 15th, 2018

Exclusive: Amazon"s internal numbers on Prime Video, revealed

(Reuters) - Inc's top television shows drew more than 5 million people worldwide to its Prime shopping club by early 2017, according to company documents, revealing for the first time how the retailer's bet on original video is paying off......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 15th, 2018

Do Numbers Have Color? Mysterious Synesthesia Abilities Tied to Six Genes in Breakthrough Study

The new work offers the most advanced genetic insight yet about this intriguing condition......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 5th, 2018

Amazon Prime perks at Whole Foods are creating problems for Walmart

Yelp/Jane W Walmart's e-commerce sales had been increasing at over 50% rates, until the last quarter, whe.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 28th, 2018

Rahul suggests topics to PM for "Mann Ki Baat": PNB scam, Rafale deal

The Congress chief has targeted the prime minister over his silence on the multi-crore bank scam involving jeweller Nirav Modi.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 21st, 2018

Meet Sebastian Kurz, the World"s Youngest Prime Minister

The problems Austria's chancellor is facing, from immigration to xenophobia, are as old as they are intractable......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekFeb 20th, 2018

11 Easiest Math Problems That Look Hard

If you are interested in learning about the easiest math problems that look hard, then you have come to the right place. Many people consider m.....»»

Category: topSource: insidermonkeyFeb 12th, 2018

A FedEx Employee Found the Largest Prime Number So Far. It’s Over 23 Million Digits

John Pace might be the only person in history who went into math for the money. A FedEx employee in Tennessee.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 8th, 2018

Amazon Touts Prime Numbers

Amazon said Tuesday that its Amazon Prime subscription service shipped more than 5 billion items during 2017......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJan 2nd, 2018

Research links: beyond the numbers

Tuesdays are all about academic (and practitioner) literature at Abnormal Returns. You can check out last week’s links including a look at... Research linksThe math of speculation catches up to just about everyone. (ofdollars.....»»

Category: blogSource: abnormalreturnsDec 19th, 2017

If you can solve one of these 6 major math problems, you"ll win a $1 million prize

In 2000, the Clay Mathematics Institute announced the Millennium Prize problems. These were a collection of seven of the most important math problems that remain unsolved. Reflect.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 18th, 2017

Everything you need to know about the confounding season finale of Netflix"s "Dark"

Netflix Warning: Major spoilers ahead for the season one finale of "Dark." Netflix's new sci-fi series "Dark" is a tangle of time-travel loops, wormholes, and mysterious characters. The season o.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 6th, 2017

Bitcoin is ruining the planet

Ints Kalnins/Reuters The bitcoin network requires a tremendous amount of electricity. As bitcoin becomes more popular, the math problems computers must solve to make more bitcoin become more difficult, which requires mo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 6th, 2017

Letters: A morale booster

Despite all the problems yet to be tackled, the Prime Minister's bold admission is a great morale booster.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 3rd, 2017

Robert Vadra questions "hurry" in Aadhaar-bank account linkage

Vadra accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government of creating new problems for the common man.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 29th, 2017

With Saudi Ties Fraying, Lebanese Premier"s Construction Empire Crumbles

Saudi Arabia is at the nexus of Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri’s two big problems: his precarious political future and the looming collapse of his construction empire, a business built on decades of support from the Saudi royal family......»»

Category: topSource: wsjNov 24th, 2017

Jeff Reeves"s Strength in Numbers: There’s still some good at GE — but much more bad and ugly

Stagnant thinking, a Dow death watch and pension problems are just some of the ugly risks facing General Electric, writes Jeff Reeves......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 14th, 2017

Nielsen"s top programs for Oct. 30-Nov. 5

Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for Oct. 30-Nov......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 7th, 2017

Nielsen"s top programs for Oct. 23-29

Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for Oct. 23-29......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 31st, 2017