• November 28, 2022

It’s An Omnichannel Holiday: Online Stays Strong As Shoppers Return To Stores

Americans embraced in-person shopping this Black Friday weekend, returning to stores and malls in big numbers. But early results for the weekend showed that consumers’ love affair with online shopping remains …

Holiday Inflation Watch: Thanksgiving Travel & Menus Took A Hit

The holiday inflation watch continues. This time, it’s Thanksgiving and plenty of consumers are feeling ungrateful for inflation as it slashed travel plans and slimmed down portions this year. In the …

First Legal Cannabis Retail Licenses Hit New York’s Massive Market

A mere 20 years after this article’s cover photo was taken, New York State is about to welcome its first-ever legal cannabis retail dispensaries. In November, New York’s Office of Cannabis …

It’s An Omnichannel Holiday: Online Stays Strong As Shoppers Return To Stores

Americans embraced in-person shopping this Black Friday weekend, returning to stores and malls in big numbers. But early results for the weekend showed that consumers’ love affair with online shopping remains …

Holiday Inflation Watch: Thanksgiving Travel & Menus Took A Hit

The holiday inflation watch continues. This time, it’s Thanksgiving and plenty of consumers are feeling ungrateful for inflation as it slashed travel plans and slimmed down portions this year. In the …

First Legal Cannabis Retail Licenses Hit New York’s Massive Market

A mere 20 years after this article’s cover photo was taken, New York State is about to welcome its first-ever legal cannabis retail dispensaries. In November, New York’s Office of Cannabis …

Lyft Earnings Call Results — Why The Stock Sank After Delivering Good News

Key Takeaways Lyft’s stock price dropped despite announcing record revenue as investors continue to sell off companies that even slightly miss earnings. Lyft has announced that it will cut 13% of …

Target’s Stock Is Falling Fast, Taking Other Retail Stocks Down With It

Key Takeaways Target stock has been on a roller coaster ride as the company has warned of inventory issues and a slow holiday shopping season. Target is experiencing an increase in …

Ask Larry: Will Social Security’s Earnings Deductions Affect My Future Benefit Rates?

Today’s Social Security column addresses questions about how deductions due to the earnings test can affect future benefit rates, whether to take spousal benefits at 62 and whether high earners should …

Artificial Intelligence Needs To Speak The Language Of Business, Not The Other Way Around

Almost every business leader on the planet, 94%, believe AI will be critical to success over the next five years. Still, as Deloitte’s latest research on the state of AI finds, …

Using An AI-Powered Retina Scan To Detect Kidney Disease

A South Korean startup, Mediwhale, wants to use artificial intelligence (AI) to diagnose kidney disease through a non-invasive retina scan. Kevin T. Choi, Co-founder and CEO of Mediwhale says the retina …

How Technology Can Mitigate Flooding And Secure Water Infrastructure

The World Economic Forum reports that one in nine – 844 million people – lack access to water. Ten percent of the world’s population lives without safe drinking water. World Health …

One Thing That’s Cheaper Now: Hearing Aids For Aging Parents

Most of us probably know someone who can’t hear very well and doesn’t use hearing aids. It can be frustrating trying to have a conversation with that person. particularly in a …