The Many Uses and Importance of Fintech in Today’s World

November 26, 2018

For centuries, traditional banks have dominated the world of finance. However, those days are over since there is a new breed of financial services that emerged, leveraging fintech in various innovative ways. Financial technology (Fintech) is a service or program that exists outside of the traditional banking system. A common aspect about these new financial […]

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How Does the Integration of Robots Impact the Economy?

October 11, 2018

Many industries are waking up to the necessity of having robots as part of their workforce. Quite a number have therefore integrated them in the day-to-day activities in various corporations. In fact, even small enterprises are seeing the need to have a robot or two working amongst the human workforce. The robots have impacted their […]

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Digital India 2018: How A Billion People Ditched Cash & Went Online!

July 29, 2018

Everything has a virtual presence these days. From online shopping to summoning strangers to drive you around. Everything can be done on the internet. And who doesn’t want that? One might argue that there are various reasons for people to hop on the train to digital land. But there’s no denying that it’s not just […]

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How Gig Economy Is Helping College Grads In Learning New Skills And Getting Real Time Experience

September 4, 2017

The career world has rapidly changed and these days, long-term careers and people working in just one job are slowly but steadily becoming a thing of the past. In fact, according to research, in the year 2015, between three people, one person in Australia was doing some sort of freelance or contract work. There are […]

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Geotechnical Engineering, Technology and Economy in the Future

December 5, 2016

This is without any doubt the age of technology. Everywhere you look, you can see people of all generations using various gadgets. However, if you raise your head from your smartphone or tablet, you will see that another field of work is being developed as we speak (or write) – civil engineering. New buildings emerge […]

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The Gadget to Save Money on Fuel

August 2, 2012

We all know that fuel prices are on a constant increase. You see that needle slipping closer and closer to the red line with each turn of your wheels knowing full well that there’s another extortionate outlay on the way, but quite simply, we all need to put fuel in our cars, motorbikes and lorries […]

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Economy is bad – know your credit score

June 8, 2012

I think we’re all aware now, that the economy in many places of the world has turned to crap. Greece is sinking, Spain has an unemployment rate of 25% or something along those lines, Portugal is not doing too good either as I understand, and recently it appeared that also Cyprus might be needing a […]

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Facebook Economy

July 5, 2010

Here are some fun facts about Facebook from Visual Economics on how the Facebook economy looks… – Facebook is estimated to be worth $7.9-11 billion. Users – Over 500 million users. – 200 million users use Facebook 55 minutes each day (average). Applications – Over 550,000 applications. – 70% of users use an application each […]

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