When Nelson Mandela was released from a 27-year prison term in 1990, with much of it spent doing hard labor and virtually no contact with family or the rest of the outside world, he could have easily emerged a bitter man bent on revenge. Yet his response to this imprisonment, and to the instituti
Incremental games, which are also known as idle games, idle tapper games, clicker games or clicking games, are an increasingly popular video game genrewhose gameplay consists of the player performing simple actions (such as clicking on the screen) repeatedly to gain currency. This currency can th
At first, the gifts seemed innocent enough: a free dinner and a private helicopter tour over the Grand Canyon. By the end of it, though, the Polish official was standing in a Warsaw parking lot, accepting $100,000 in bags of cash, given to him in exchange for multi-million-dollar government contracts.
You might be thinking that this government employee was being paid off by the mafia or some....More>>>
Just when you thought that a return to positive comps would spell an end to the giveaways thatChipotle Mexican Grill(NYSE:CMG)sprinkled through 2016, the former fast-casual darling is back with another online game where everybody’s a winner.
Chipotle is teaming up with Avocados From Mexico for ‘Cado Crusher, an online game that’s the equivalent....More>>>
If you’ve been following the news lately, you might have heard about gene editing, a process that involves rewriting a person’s DNA to correct genetic disorders, and you’re wondering what all the buzz is about.
While gene editing is getting a lot of attention recently, it’s far from a new idea. Sangamo Therapeutics (NASDAQ:SGMO) has been working on gene-editing research....More>>>
Australia’s central bank left interest rates unchanged as its increasing policy divergence from global peers weighs on the currency, potentially aiding economic growth and inflation.
Reserve Bank of Australia Governor Philip Lowe and his board kept the cash rate at a record-low 1.5 percent Tuesday, in line with market and economists’ expectations. They’re trying to prolong....More>>>
In all the hoopla about consumer spending – which accounts for about two-thirds of the US economy – and how lethargic its growth has been, despite some months when it perked up and gave rise to hopes that “escape velocity” would finally kick in, something got lost: how totally range-bound, for the past four years, discretionary....More>>>
Brooks Automation (NASDAQ: BRKS) and Amtech Systems (NASDAQ:ASYS) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, profitability, analyst recommendations, dividends, institutional ownershi
Luxury shopping is back in vogue in China. Sales growth increased year over year for the first time since growth stalled after Chinese communist leader Xi Jinping began the anti-corruption campaign in 2013. Today, much of the sales growth is coming from within China, with consume
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump speaks during an event at Carrier Corp. in Indianapolis, Indiana, U.S., on Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016. Trump said he called the top executive of United Technologies Corp. shortly after his election and told him not to close a Carrier factory in Indianapolis that bec
On Tuesday, Heska (HSKA) hosted its first-ever investor day, during which the management team unveiled significant product and geographic expansion plans (as part of its "Second Act") and provided financial guidance through 2022. Though management's guidance is dependent on the success of the com