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The Emerging Global Web – Slide Show

Link: The Emerging Global Web Terrific slide show presentation on the emerging markets global web development, including stats on mobile [...]

Alternative Investing Startup Wikifolio Raises €6M For International Expansion

Alternative investing startup Wikifolio has closed a €6 million funding round led by European early stage venture fund Speedinvest. The fresh capital [...]

Is Silicon Valley the Future of Finance?

By Kevin Roose, NY Mag, Recently, after a long, drawn-out fight over an overdraft fee, I decided to break up [...]

The Global Problem of Clean Drinking Water

Clean drinking water is the kind of water that is safe for drinking by human beings without causing health risks [...]

How Technology Will Drive the Promising Future of Medicine

From Laissez Faire, Vivek Wadhwa Health care is a misnomer for our medical system. It should be called sick care. [...]

The top 10 franchises of 2014

The top 10 franchises of 2014 The results of Entrepreneur’s 35th annual Franchise 500 confirm that franchising continues to rebound, [...]

The Smart Money Quietly Abandons The Housing Market

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 2014 AT 2:12AM In real estate, national averages paper over the gritty details on the ground and [...]

Finance in 25 years: Wall Street banks fade away

By Kayla Tausche, CNBC, In the world of finance, the landscape is likely to be a lot different in 25 [...]

The Economic Cost of Brazil’s Spending Spree

By Mark Mobius, Franklin Templeton Blog, Brazil has been on a spending spree during the past few years, which, unfortunately, [...]

How Much Does It Cost to Own a Chain Franchise?

McDonald’s To become a McDonald’s franchisee, you’ll need to start with $750,000 of non-borrowed personal resources. Burger King To purchase [...]

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