Half of businesses attacked online in last two years

March 20, 2019

Category: Security

More than half of all European businesses have suffered some form of disruption caused by a cyberattack over the last two years, new research has claimed. A report from Kaspersky Lab found that 54 percent of businesses have faced at […]

Education is key in keeping data safe

March 13, 2019

Category: Security

In this perfect world we live in, businesses, governments, and other organizations are all honest and get cybersecurity right. They have all the knowledge and resources on their side, and all the data comes together in their systems, so of […]

Jobs: Businesses add 183,000 in February, but Moody's economist says jobs may have peaked

March 6, 2019

Category: News

Job creation at the company level cooled in February after a sizzling start to 2019, according to a report Wednesday from ADP and Moody’s Analytics. Private companies added 183,000 workers for the month, about in line with Dow Jones estimates […]


U.S. jobless claims fall 9,000 to 221,000 as layoffs show no sign of rising

March 21, 2019

Via: Market Watch

The numbers: The number of laid-off workers who applied for unemployment benefits declined in mid-March to a one-month low, suggesting little deterioration in a robust labor market that’s powered the economy over the past several years. Initial jobless claims, a […]

Finance Tech, Trading

Trump ramps up trade war, saying US will keep tariffs on China for a ‘substantial period’

March 21, 2019

Via: Business Insider

Trade war tensions were exacerbated once again after President Donald Trump said that the US would leave more than $250 billion of tariffs with China in place for a “substantial period.” The president made the comments ahead of the resumption […]

Finance Tech, Mobile Banking & Payments, Software & Tools

Instagram testing new Checkout feature that lets you shop within the app

March 21, 2019

Via: TechRadar

Instagram has announced that it’s testing a new feature called Checkout, which will allow users to buy products from fashion, beauty and other brands within the photo-sharing app. In a blog post, Instagram said the feature is currently “in closed […]

Energy, Industries

Trump’s sanctions and OPEC supply cuts are about to push oil prices higher: Morgan Stanley

March 20, 2019


OPEC’s supply cuts and U.S. sanctions against Iran and Venezuela will push the oil market into undersupply and boost the cost of crude in the coming months, Morgan Stanley forecasts. The investment bank previously said oil prices were more likely […]