Tech

  1. Tech Investments & Indoor Farming: 2 Peas In 1 Pod

    Indoor farming has gone high-tech. An increasing number of investors are now sitting up and taking notice.
  2. Young Investors: Should You Care About Dividends? (NFLX, PSXP)

    If you're a young investor, you may want to consider a non-traditional approach to investing.
  3. Why GoDaddy Stock Should Be On Your Radar

    GoDaddy's recent IPO was a success and the company's market offers great potential, drawing investor interest.
  4. Tips for Small RIAs Looking to Grow

    Smaller RIAs looking to grow should have a long-term goal and method for winning new clients, new staff and investing in ...
  5. U.S. vs China Military Budget

    Long the military top dog in the Pacific and the world, the U.S. now faces rising pressure from China. How do the two countries' ...
  6. Tradier: Brokerage API "On Steroids" (ETFC, AMTD)

    Tradier, an up-and-coming brokerage firm that’s carving a niche for itself as the world’s “first brokerage API company,” ...
  7. How Big Data Has Changed Insurance

    No longer confined to technology, big data has become integral to providing solutions to the insurance industry's long standing ...
  8. Hottest Tech Trends You Should Be Investing In

    Technology is on the rise and rapidly evolving. Prospective tech investors need to pay attention to trends and which sectors ...
  9. How Big Data Has Changed Healthcare

    Like many other industries, healthcare has adapted to data analytics not only for its financial returns but also improving ...
  10. What are the long-term trends investors should consider before buying shares of a telecommunication company?

    Read about the long-term trends facing the telecommunications industry and how investors can keep an eye on upcoming telecom ...
  11. Top Tools Every Financial Advisor Needs (LPL)

    Becoming a financial advisor requires more education and hard work than is often assumed, but today's technology can relieve ...
  12. How Big Data Has Changed Marketing

    Big data has enabled marketers to enhance their customer engagement and customer retention strategies by providing insight ...
  13. Changing Demographics and the 2016 Election

    With the 2016 election upcoming, the change in two of the country's largest demographics will go a long way in determining ...
  14. How Big Data Has Changed Sports

    Big data is transforming sports analytics by helping managers measure individual performance and the most effective game ...
  15. 10 Cities Leading Bitcoin Adoption

    An overview of the global cities leading the way in using the virtual currency Bitcoin.
  16. Best Websites To Find A Job In Tech & IT

    If you're headed for a tech job, you've chosen a field packed with opportunity. Here's how to locate the jobs that are the ...
  17. Bitcoin Transactions Vs. Credit Card Transactions

    We provide an overview of the differences between bitcoin and credit card transactions, and the advantages of using one over ...
  18. Biometric Banking: Huge Prospects For Tech Profits

    Data breaches are becoming increasingly common. Among the foremost technologies paving the path for the future of data security ...
  19. Why Governments Are Afraid Of Bitcoin

    Bitcoin is the first decentralized peer-to-peer payment network and cryptocurrency. Governments may fear Bitcoin because ...
  20. How Caterpillar Hopes to Profit From Big Data

    When most investors think of Caterpillar (NYSE: CAT), they immediately picture the manufacturer's trademark-yellow heavy ...
  21. Bitcoin 2.0 Applications (AMZN, EBAY)

    The bitcoin blockchain enables the application of decentralized public ledgers for purposes other than digital currencies ...
  22. Tips for Breaking the Ice with New Clients

    Tips and methods to ensure a successful start to client/advisor relationships.
  23. How To Make Money With Facebook

    With roughly 1.15 billion users, Facebook is the world’s largest social networking platform and a great resource for savvy ...
  24. 2 Big Threats to Intel's Most Profitable Business (ARMH, IBM)

    Chip giant Intel (NASDAQ: INTC) generates most of its revenue and profit from selling the processors that power PCs, and ...
  25. Countries Where Bitcoin Is Legal & Illegal (DISH, OTSK)

    Although bitcoin has been in existence for five years, most countries still do not have consistent laws regulating the cryptocurrency. ...
  26. Why is reconciliation important in accounting?

    Learn about accounting reconciliation and its importance for individuals and businesses to help prevent fraudulent activity ...
  27. Will M1 ever become obsolete?

    Learn why the M1 money supply may evolve and transform into different mediums but will continue to remain in existence for ...
  28. Which Robo-advisor is Best for Financial Advisors? (SCHW)

    With the list of robo-advisors already long and growing, which will integrate best into a financial advisory practice?
  29. The Risk And Rewards Of Investing In Startups (GOOG)

    Investing in startups is a very risky business but can reward investors greatly if and when they do pay off.
  30. How Will Bitcoin 2.0 Change The World? (MSFT, OSTK)

    Since Bitcoin's 2009 launch, the decentralized, peer-to-peer digital currency and payment system has garnered worldwide interest.
  31. How has Larry Page's vision for Google differed from that of Sergey Brin?

    Learn how Larry Page's vision for Google has differed from that of Sergey Brin and what makes Page's vision different from ...
  32. The Future Of Robo-Advisors: Future Advisor (MSFT, TD)

    FutureAdvisor is capitalizing on the proliferation of data and advances in technology to automate investing and financial ...
  33. Countries That Use The U.S. Dollar

    Here are the territories and countries that use the U.S. dollar as their official or quasi official currency.
  34. How Big Data Has Changed Finance

    The vast proliferation of data and increasing technological complexities continues to transform the way industries operate ...
  35. Can FireEye Get Back to $100 per Share? (FEYE)

    With the rise of cloud computing, data analytics, and e-commerce, cybersecurity has become an essential part of keeping ...
  36. Can Splunk Regain Its Momentum? (SPLK)

    San Francisco-based Splunk (NASDAQ: SPLK) has little problem finding customers for its analytics software, which helps corporations ...
  37. LendUp: A Responsible Alternative To Payday Loans?

    A new alternative to conventional payday loans is being offered in 16 states. How much better for consumers is LendUp really? ...
  38. Are There Taxes On Bitcoins?

    Here is a short guide to the tax implications when using or investing in bitcoins in the US.
  39. Are there leveraged ETFs that follow the Internet sector?

    Discover the best substitutes for a leveraged ETF that follows the Internet sector; learn the ways a trader can approximate ...
  40. FireEye Shows Evidence That Profits Are Possible (FEYE)

    "Once you're public, Wall Street wants to see earnings," FireEye (NASDAQ: FEYE) CEO David DeWalt told The Wall Street Journal ...
  41. Technology, The Biggest Threat For Big Banks

    Technology is the biggest threat to the future of big banks as we know them.
  42. What is the difference between business intelligence and business analytics?

    Find out what differences, if any, exist between business intelligence and business analytics, and learn the role of each ...
  43. What are the historical origins of business intelligence?

    Find out where the term "business intelligence" came from and how it evolved into the widely used concept in modern corporate ...
  44. How do I train for a career in management information systems (MIS)?

    See what it takes to pursue a career in management information systems in a globally competitive IT environment, including ...
  45. Best IRA Accounts For Beginners

    Opening your first IRA should be just an early step in your ongoing financial education, for the more help you need, the ...
  46. How Bitcoin Can Change The World

    Bitcoin has the potential to not only create savings for consumer, but also to transform global transactions.
  47. Who Wins With RoboAdvisors? Everyone?

    Technology has played a vital role in shaping the financial planning industry and it appears that the next phase of automated ...
  48. Why North Korea Hates The U.S.

    Here are the key reasons why North Korea hates the US and why their relations are so sour.
  49. How Robo-Advisors Benefit Both Investors, Advisors (SCHW)

    The rise of robo-advisors was seen as added competition for traditional financial advisors. Instead, they could spell a 'win-win' ...
  50. Is Automation Destroying Intellectual Jobs?

    As more jobs are automated, intellectual jobs that require the human brain remain, but does artificial intelligence pose ...
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