Lessons For Forever – Jim Rogers

One of the most dangerous things you can do as an investor is to make money – because of what you might do next. And… has the world’s debt been put to good use? It doesn’t seem that way. Those are a few of the messages of legendary investor (and fellow Singapore resident) Jim Rogers,…

Are Investing in Diamond Worth The Risk?

Why buy a diamond? It’s a question most would answer quite simply: as a symbol of love, either to a special person in one’s life or as a beautiful reward to oneself. In the pursuit for a purchase that encapsulates the emotion of love, a diamond is one tangible way to express intangible qualities, such…

Future of Science Fiction in China – Cixin Liu

“I’m so tired of the future.” It was late in the day at the Tsinghua University Art Museum, and I was getting whiny. My boyfriend and an acquaintance thumbed through some catalogues near the exit and managed to ignore me. We had reached the end of an exhibition of architectural models from the firm Foster…

Cosmos – A Blockchain to Connect All Blockchains

Cosmos, a highly anticipated blockchain itself designed to improve the interoperability between any number of other blockchains, has officially released a live software. With the mining of its first block at 23:00 UTC, the project has launched Cosmos Hub, the first in a series of proof-of-stake (PoS) blockchains that will be created in the Cosmos…

10 Most Important Lessons in Investing & Finance – Jim Grant

I’ve published over 800 issues of Grant’s Interest Rate Observer to date… That’s more than four million words of market analysis. I’ve made some good calls in that time (and, yes, some bad ones). I’ve even gained some fame – at least in certain circles – for my more accurate predictions. But, more importantly, I…

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…

The Future of Hydrogen- Seizing Today’s Opportunities

This is a summary of the report prepared by the IEA for the G20 and Japan. The time is right to tap into hydrogen’s potential to play a key role in a clean, secure and affordable energy future. At the request of the government of Japan under its G20 presidency, the International Energy Agency (IEA)…

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…

Common mistakes while choosing a personal loan

People prefer taking personal loans as they are easily available, quick processing, and have flexible options to offer. Today the personal loan can be taken for any purpose such as travel, child’s education, home improvement, and for many other things. Are you also planning to take a personal loan? Well, neither you are not the…

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 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 —…

Are Security Token Offerings The Next Big Thing In Crypto?

If you are not familiar with security token offerings (STOs), maybe you should be. With regulators gunning for initial coin offerings (ICOs) and now going after decentralised exchanges (DEXs) too, industry players are looking at news ways of raising money. Changing the name to “token generation event” doesn’t cut it with most regulators and, in…