CFPB on the Hot Seat at Congressional Hearing

Oct 1, 2015 | | Say something

It looked like a child sitting in detention after school. That’s how you could describe Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Richard Cordray’s appearance at Congress on Thursday. During a House Committee on Financial Services hearing, the CFPB director delivered the consumer watchdog agency’s Semi-Annual Report. If you thought it would be a simple and straight […more]

Will Self-driving Cars Make You Car Sick?

May 6, 2015 | | Say something

Self-driving vehicles could be prevalent on our roads within the next one or two decades. It has often been discussed about the legal ramifications, the increase in work productivity and the spectacular advancement in technology. What appears to have been omitted from the discussion is the possible health effects from self-driving cars. A new study […more]

How Post Offices Can Take On The Payday Loan Industry

Apr 27, 2015 | | Say something

With the postal banking services taking a front seat, there are speculations about formal talks between U.S. Postal services head and the leader of union of postal workers in the nation. The president of the American Postal Workers Union (APWU) ‘Mark Dimondstein’ told that the postal banking services need a refreshing approaching and the right […more]

IRS Chief Comments on Ted Cruz’s Idea to Abolish the IRS

Apr 16, 2015 | | Say something

Texas Republican Senator and 2016 presidential candidate Ted Cruz took a page out of former Texas Republican Congressman Ron Paul’s playbook and called for ending the Internal Revenue Service. Speaking at a campaign launch last month on a college campus, the rookie senator said the federal government needs to abolish the IRS, and it “ain’t […more]

Google Wearables Will Have to Compete with Microsoft

Apr 11, 2015 | | Say something

Microsoft has been having trouble of its own, with a relatively not so successful smartphone line, dwindling PC sales and a major failure in the form of Windows 8, the company needs to have something new to make up for these losses and once again merge as a market leader across all its segments. And […more]

Starbucks Could Make Your Home Worth More Money

Mar 12, 2015 | | Say something

Are you a Starbucks connoisseur or do you detest the taste of Starbucks products? Well, either way, if you’re a homeowner you should be happy that these coffee chains can actually improve the value of your house or condo, according to a new report from real estate research group Zillow. This is referred to as […more]

Autonomous Cars Could Bring in Billions of Dollars in New Revenue

Mar 6, 2015 | | Say something

In the coming years, self-driving vehicles could rev up Internet revenue by billions of dollars each year, says a new study by the consulting firm McKinsey and Company, which was released Thursday. According to the report entitled “Autonomous Driving — 10 Ways in Which Autonomous Vehicles Could Reshape Our Lives,” each day of the week, […more]

Google Inc’s Weekly Performance

Feb 28, 2015 | | Say something

This week was quite testing for Google, as the company faced multiple complaints by competitors and local authorities in some of its major markets in the world. The first news item depicting Google Inc. in a negative light this week emerged in Russia, when Yandex, a Russian competitor of Google, filed an official complaint against […more]