What A Small Factory Learned From Big Tech

What A Small Factory Learned From Big Tech

The unemployment rate fell to 3.5 percent, down from 3.7 percent. That is the lowest level since 1969. We just saw a fantastic job report. You know, 50 year low unemployment rate. We have a 50 year low for the unemployment rate. Wages have risen …

Which Automakers Can Seriously Challenge Tesla?

Which Automakers Can Seriously Challenge Tesla?

Several major automakers are making big bets on the electric vehicle market. But so far, the U.S. E.V. market seems to belong to one automaker, Tesla, of the 246,000 new electric vehicles sold in the United States in 2019 . Nearly 194,000 were Tesla’s of …

How Gasification Turns Waste Into Energy

How Gasification Turns Waste Into Energy

Our society produces a lot of waste. Over 2 billion tons per year, in fact. A number that’s expected to grow by 70 percent by 2050. That’s a line of garbage trucks stretching from San Francisco to New York City every single day. Organic materials …

Dems target Trump’s economy after impeachment fail

Dems target Trump’s economy after impeachment fail

Why Wall Street Traders Are On The Decline

Why Wall Street Traders Are On The Decline

Wall Street used to be full of traders. Buying and selling stocks or bonds in person or in the packed trading pits in Chicago, New York and London. Prestigious investment banks boasted of trading desks the size of football-fields. Now, they’re losing money on trading …

Why U.S. Hospitals Are Closing

Why U.S. Hospitals Are Closing

When we first heard that Mercy had decided to close this hospital permanently, the community was in a state of shock. Anger. Disappointment. We thought it would always be here. When bad things happen in our lives we like to blame people. And there was …

How Audi Gave BMW A Run For Its Money

How Audi Gave BMW A Run For Its Money

In the U.S., German automakers rule the luxury market. But among them, Audi looks at first like an absolute laggard. The four rings sold 224,111 new vehicles in the United States in 2019. Far behind, BMW’s 324,826 and Mercedes-Benz’s 357 ,729. But a closer look …

Why The U.S. And China Fight Over IP

Why The U.S. And China Fight Over IP

Imagine Nike without the swoosh, McDonald’s with no golden arches or Apple without the apple. Trademarks and patents can make or break a company. Most of the inventions that power the modern world started out as an idea which was eventually patented. Put the match …

Why Big Tech Wants You To Ditch Your Password

Why Big Tech Wants You To Ditch Your Password

Passwords are like the cockroaches of the internet. They really, despite all of our best efforts, are very hard to kill off. And companies have been trying to do it for years. The average office worker in the United States must keep track of between …

The Hype Over Quantum Computers, Explained

The Hype Over Quantum Computers, Explained

Quantum computers use the natural world to produce machines with staggeringly powerful processing potential. I think it’s gonna be the most important computing technology of this century, which we are really just about one fifth into. We could use quantum computers to simulate molecules, to …