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5 ways to properly secure new technology Have We Mastered Technology, or Has It Mastered Us? How to live more with less technology Empowering education through speech technology ‘No Brexit with no-deal’ – NI business Ares Commercial Real Estate Corporation to Present at the 2019 RBC Capital Markets Financial Institutions Conference Home buyers stepping in to bailout stressed real estate developers Real estate sector likely to see consolidation: Report 5G’s Potential, and Why Businesses Should Start Preparing for It

5 ways to properly secure new technology

Data breaches are not unique to the University of Washington Medicine (UW). In 2018, US companies experienced 12,449 data breaches, a 424% increase over 2017. In

Have We Mastered Technology, or Has It Mastered Us?

Anchorage, Alaska is home to a health care organization that qualifies as something of a medical miracle. The Southcentral Foundation (SCF) is tiny compared to giant hospitals

How to live more with less technology

For a computer scientist and best-selling author, Cal Newport keeps a low profile on the internet. “You won’t find him on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram,”

Empowering education through speech technology

  Representational Image Speech recognition based apps can help in bridging learning gaps in India, writes Shruti Niraj Rural student often face problems in reading, and

‘No Brexit with no-deal’ – NI business

Some of NI’s largest businesses have written to MPs urging them not to let the UK leave the EU without a deal. They say that no-deal

Ares Commercial Real Estate Corporation to Present at the 2019 RBC Capital Markets Financial Institutions Conference

NEW YORK, N.Y.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Ares Commercial Real Estate Corporation (NYSE:ACRE) announced today that Tae-Sik Yoon, its Chief Financial Officer, is scheduled to present at the RBC

Home buyers stepping in to bailout stressed real estate developers

But experts feel the move has it’s own set of hurdles Home buyers are increasing resorting to bailing out stuck real estate projects which the

Real estate sector likely to see consolidation: Report

Driven by reforms: Weaker players exit, quality players will benefit, doubling their market share to 20% by FY24 The real estate sector is headed for

5G’s Potential, and Why Businesses Should Start Preparing for It

A new Accenture survey of nearly 2,000 technology and business executives in 10 countries revealed deep uncertainty about next-generation mobile network technology, known as 5G. Few of

7 HOME DECOR TRENDS THAT WILL BE HUGE THIS SPRING

7 HOME DECOR TRENDS THAT WILL BE HUGE THIS SPRING

Designed by Megan Tatem Think spring cleaning is just about vacuuming and dusting? Think again. Now’s the time to clear out anything you’re no longer in love with  and give your decor a refresh. To help start that process, we’ve gathered the [...]

March 31, 2016 Home Deco
Local Bank Attracts First-Time Home Buyers With a Simple Perk: 1% Student Loans

Local Bank Attracts First-Time Home Buyers With a Simple Perk: 1% Student Loans

For young people looking to buy their first homes, there’s a big obstacle: student loan debt. It’s not holding back everyone, but debt obligations have a huge impact on the mortgage approval process, not to mention the ability to save [...]

March 31, 2016 Real Estate
Why the Fed rate talk was ‘a bunch of nonsense’

Why the Fed rate talk was ‘a bunch of nonsense’

The Federal Reserve was never hiking rates four times this year. Investors didn’t believe it, and now Fed Chair Janet Yellen has all but explicitly acknowledged it. Indeed, Yellen’s blockbuster speech Tuesday assuring that the central bank would go slowly [...]

March 31, 2016 Real Estate
Why you should have bought a home last year Diana Olick

Why you should have bought a home last year Diana Olick

Anyone shopping for a home today has probably had at least one encounter with sticker shock. No matter the neighborhood, home prices are generally rising, and bidding wars are often the rule rather than the exception. That means fewer neighborhoods [...]

March 31, 2016 Real Estate
YOU DON’T NEED A CONTRACTOR TO MAKE OVER YOUR WALLS

YOU DON’T NEED A CONTRACTOR TO MAKE OVER YOUR WALLS

Buying new furniture or hanging a painting can certainly spruce up a room, but to truly transform a space, you have to re-do the walls. However, hiring someone to wallpaper or tile can add up quickly, and renters may be [...]

March 31, 2016 Home Deco
BEFORE & AFTER: HOW TO STYLE YOUR SOFA

BEFORE & AFTER: HOW TO STYLE YOUR SOFA

Even a beautiful sofa can fall flat without the right design elements. Here’s how to get it right STEP 1: UPDATE THE RUG Adding a bold rug can define an otherwise neutral space. Here, a brightly colored Kilim with a [...]

March 31, 2016 Home Deco
HOW TO MAKE A DESIGNER BOUQUET FROM $30 WORTH OF BODEGA BLOOMS

HOW TO MAKE A DESIGNER BOUQUET FROM $30 WORTH OF BODEGA BLOOMS

As we all know, bouquets are the perfect present—whether as a thank-you, a hostess gift, or to #treatyoself. It’s one thing to buy an arrangement from a florist, but creating one yourself will lend your flowers a sweet, personal touch—and [...]

March 31, 2016 Home Deco
RECIPE: BRUNCH TARTINES AND CREPES WITH THREE-CITRUS COMPOTE

RECIPE: BRUNCH TARTINES AND CREPES WITH THREE-CITRUS COMPOTE

When I lived in France, there was no such thing as brunch. We would start our day with le petit déjeuner, which was quick and delicious — grab a croissant and coffee, or a slice of baguette with butter and [...]

March 31, 2016 Home Deco
Home prices rise 5.7% in Jan: S&P/Case-Shiller

Home prices rise 5.7% in Jan: S&P/Case-Shiller

Home price appreciation in major U.S. metropolitan areas in the first month of the year kept pace with recent gains as inventory remained low, S&P Dow Jones Indices reported Tuesday. The S&P/Case-Shiller 20-City Composite Index rose 5.7 percent in January [...]

March 31, 2016 Real Estate
25 ROOMS WITH WONDERFUL WHITE WALLS

25 ROOMS WITH WONDERFUL WHITE WALLS

In the drawing room of a Manhattan apartment designed by Ann Pyne of McMillen, Inc., the Art Deco mirror is from Bernd Goeckler Antiques, the parchment-top cocktail table is a custom design, a wall sculpture by Thomas Houseago hangs above [...]

March 31, 2016 Home Deco
Mortgage applications fall 1%, dragged down by fewer refinances

Mortgage applications fall 1%, dragged down by fewer refinances

Spring home buying season has kicked into high gear, but it wasn’t enough to boost mortgage applications, which fell by 1 percent last week from the previous week, the Mortgage Bankers Association reported. That was largely due to a drop [...]

March 31, 2016 Real Estate
Oil prices recover on U.S. economy, inventory data

Oil prices recover on U.S. economy, inventory data

NEW YORK, March 30  — A soft build in U.S. crude oil stocks was buffered by a report showing domestic well costs have declined, sending oil prices higher early Wednesday. Crude oil prices plummeted Tuesday as supply-side strains added to [...]

March 30, 2016 Business