• LIFE
    UN report on global warming carries life-or-death warning

    Preventing an extra single degree of heat could make a life-or-death difference in the next few decades for multitudes of people and ecosystems on this fast-warming planet, an international panel of scientists reported Sunday. But they provide little hope the world will rise to the challenge. The Nobel Prize-winning Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change issued […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    Report on Small Business Newsletter: Feeling excluded from traditional incubators, entrepreneurs create their own

    Toronto, Ontario – June 1, 2018 — Rusul Alrubail — Rusul Alrubail Executive Director, Parkdale Centre for Innovation, poses for a picture in her new space in Toronto, Friday, June 1, 2018. (Mark Blinch/Globe and Mail) MARK BLINCH/GLOBE AND MAIL Feeling excluded from traditional incubators, entrepreneurs create their own It can be hard for a […]

  • STARTUPS
    Industrial IoT startups to drive next wave of growth: Report

    While wearables and devices have been the darling of investors in the IoT sector, going forward, industrial IoT startups will drive the next wave of growth, say the Zinnov Zones 2017 IoT Technology and Services report. Here are the key highlights of the report: – Consumer IoT is leading the surge of funding with a cumulative share of 19%. […]

  • NEWS
    Apple to Launch Cheaper 9.7-Inch iPad in 2018: Report

    HIGHLIGHTS Apple said to launch the new, cheaper iPad in second half of 2018 Cheaper iPad will reportedly be priced at $259, down from current $329 Will have similar design and tweaked specs compared to the 2017 iPad Apple is planning to launch its most affordable 9.7-inch iPad in 2018, according to a new report. The […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    Report: How to Fight Burnout and Keep Employees Motivated

    Employees in U.S. companies have to work longer hours just to keep up, cites a new report from Staples, Inc. (Nasdaq: SPLS), released today. But with the extra time comes an increased risk for burnout. Read on to discover how to fight burnout and keep employees motivated. The second annual Workplace Index, conducted by Staples Business […]

  • STARTUPS
    India home to about 4,700 start-ups: report

    According to the report, investors pumped in about $4.9 billion in 2015 in start-ups, which decreased by about 25% to about $3.8-4 billion in 2016. Photo: Mint Bengaluru: India is home to about 4,700 start-ups, behind the US and UK, but ahead of countries such as China and Israel, with about 1,400 new start-ups being […]

  • NEWS
    Deutsche Bank may be forced to shrink US activities: report

    Deutsche Bank had 10,842 employees in North America at the end of 2015, about 10% of the 101,104 it employs worldwide. Photo: Bloomberg Frankfurt/Boston: Deutsche Bank AG may be forced to shrink its US activities as part of a deal to settle litigation over residential mortgage-backed securities with the department of justice, German newspaper Welt […]

  • NEWS
    Microsoft Wants Developers to Report Edge Bugs on Twitter

    HIGHLIGHTS Developers can tweet bug reports using #EdgeBug Users will receive a reply from @MSEdgeDev A simpler way for developers to file bug reports Every software application out there isn’t without its own set of bugs and issues. And it is important to report these bugs so that developers can improve their apps. Microsoft understands […]