Make Your Driveway Safe By Using Asphalt And Repair The Damages

The driveway is a safety hazard if not regularly checked for the possible damages that may cause accidents. Many home dealers only take their driveway for granted and they do not really mind if there are the damages. Contrary to common beliefs, driveways also need a lot of repairs to make sure that it is…

Designing the Best Cooling Unit for Your Business

It can be a quite daunting task when it comes to choosing a commercial air conditioner for your business and this is the reason why we have compiled a complete list while finding the best AC for your business. Knowing your space Without having a proper understanding of the space which your unit will be…

Glaxo’s Buyout of Cancer Drugmaker Tesaro Seen as Too Expensive

GlaxoSmithKline Plc Chief Executive Officer Emma Walmsley bolstered a thin roster of new treatments by agreeing to buy drugmaker Tesaro Inc. for $5.1 billion, gaining a foothold in the field of cancer for a price analysts deemed high. After announcing a deal to pay $75 a share for Tesaro, about 62 percent more than the…

Saudi Arabia, BP Eye Solar Power in India

In what may further reduce India’s solar power tariffs, Saudi Arabia is interested in partnering with India for developing complementary supply chains as well as deploying finance and new technologies here. Also, Lightsource BP is betting big for developing solar power projects here through its partnership with the National Investment and Infrastructure Fund of India…

Sears Inching Closer to Bankruptcy

Sears Holdings is readying a bankruptcy filing that could come as soon as this week, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday citing people familiar with the situation. The Journal reported that the company has hired M-III Partners to help with the bankruptcy proceedings. M-III has been working with Sears for more than two years,…

3 Reasons Every Business Should Think About Location Intelligence

The ease-of-use of mobile apps like Google Maps and Strava (which is now being used for urban planning) has inspired a lot of companies to start thinking differently about location technology. Consequently, many IT professionals are being asked, and discovering how, to create location-based applications. “IT is now being required to build spatially-aware or enabled…

The Most Important Turning Points in Microsoft History

With the possible exception of the earliest pioneers of Silicon Valley, such as IBM, Xerox, and Bell Labs, it’s hard to think of a company that has had a more profound, lasting impact on the world of technology than Microsoft. However, despite its role in fundamentally shaping the landscape of modern computing, Microsoft has an…

How Amazon Steers Shoppers to Its Own Products

It started with a simple battery. Around 2009, Amazon quietly entered the private label business by offering a handful of items under a new brand called AmazonBasics. Early offerings were the kinds of unglamorous products that consumers typically bought at their local hardware store: power cords and cables for electronics and, in particular, batteries —…

10 Most Famous Leveraged Buyouts

Leveraged buyouts use the targeted company’s assets as collateral to secure the credit necessary to purchase the company. They are also commonly known as hostile takeovers because the management of the targeted company may not want the deal to go through. More leveraged buyouts tend to occur when interest rates are low, reducing the cost…

How TripAdvisor changed travel

Should one be so unlucky as to find oneself, as I did, lying awake in bed in the early hours of the morning in a hostel in La Paz, Bolivia, listening anxiously to the sound of someone trying to force their way into one’s room, one could do worse than to throw a chair under…

Hints and Tips For Future Businessman

A businessman on the cover of some fancy magazine seems so unreachable for you. There are a couple of billions between you and him. However, it is far from being a truth. Hard working is the only difference between you and this man. You probably heard that stories about founders of Apple and Microsoft Corporation…

How is Best Buy Thriving in the Age of Amazon

In Best Buy’s perfect world, all 380 of its new “in-home advisors” would park their clean, white Priuses in front of a customer’s house rather than in the driveway, where the car could block others. They would quickly appraise the neighborhood, survey the landscaping, and see if a security system is in place. After knocking…