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Best Jump Rope Apps in 2018

BEST JUMP ROPE APPS IN 2018

You may have fond memories of jumping with a jump rope in grade school at recess, whether that be by yourself or with others. What...

Las Vegas: Record Convention Attendance in 2017, Visitor Traffic off Slightly

LAS VEGAS: RECORD CONVENTION ATTENDANCE IN 2017, VISITOR TRAFFIC OFF SLIGHTLY

During the recession, I wrote about the troubles in Las Vegas and included a chart of visitor and convention attendance: Lost Vegas...

 
 
 
With Qualcomm Buyout Looming, EvoNexus Aims for Self-Sufficiency

WITH QUALCOMM BUYOUT LOOMING, EVONEXUS AIMS FOR SELF-SUFFICIENCY

In the nine years since San Diego's EvoNexus incubator began amid the great recession of 2009, CEO Rory Moore has emphasized it is...

Monster Hunter World - Sight all Monsters in the Elder's Recess

MONSTER HUNTER WORLD - SIGHT ALL MONSTERS IN THE ELDER'S RECESS

When you first enter the Elder's Recess in Monster Hunter World, you're tasked with sighting all the monsters available, a tall order...

 
 
 

CYSTIC FIBROSIS TRANSMEMBRANE CONDUCTANCE REGULATOR-EMERGING REGULATOR OF CANCER

Abstract Mutations of cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator cause cystic fibrosis, the most common life-limiting recessive...

US economy grew at solid 2.6 percent rate in fourth quarter

US ECONOMY GREW AT SOLID 2.6 PERCENT RATE IN FOURTH QUARTER

The economy grew at a significantly higher pace in 2017 than 2016, but it was about the same rate overall since the Great Recession...

 
 
 
Trump's latest move could be a sign of looming economic pain

TRUMP'S LATEST MOVE COULD BE A SIGN OF LOOMING ECONOMIC PAIN

Kevin Lamarque/Reuters President Donald Trump's administration announced tariffs on solar panels and washing machines on Monday. Some...

Global shows strong growth except the US tourism

GLOBAL SHOWS STRONG GROWTH EXCEPT THE US TOURISM

International tourism is growing at a fast rate in the last seven years, but the U.S. is seeing its sharpest drop in foreign travelers...

 
 
 
New York City foreclosures haven't been this high since the Great Recession

NEW YORK CITY FORECLOSURES HAVEN'T BEEN THIS HIGH SINCE THE GREAT RECESSION

Drew Angerer/Getty Images The number of foreclosures in New York City have hit the highest volume since 2009, a PropertyShark report...

Car Sales In 2017 Weren't Great And The Future Is Looking Scary

CAR SALES IN 2017 WEREN'T GREAT AND THE FUTURE IS LOOKING SCARY

Since the end of the recession, the story of the auto industry has followed one major narrative: record monthly new car sales thanks...

 
 
 
Sacramento Housing in November: Sales down 3% YoY, Active Inventory up 8% YoY

SACRAMENTO HOUSING IN NOVEMBER: SALES DOWN 3% YOY, ACTIVE INVENTORY UP 8% YOY

During the recession, I started following the Sacramento market to look for changes in the mix of houses sold. For several years, not...

Unhappy 10th Anniversary, Great Recession. You Still Hurt Us

UNHAPPY 10TH ANNIVERSARY, GREAT RECESSION. YOU STILL HURT US

The Great Recession began exactly one decade ago this month. Although the economy has been growing steadily for years, the downturn's...

 
 
 
A European bank predicts bitcoin will soar to $60,000 before crashing to $1,000

A EUROPEAN BANK PREDICTS BITCOIN WILL SOAR TO $60,000 BEFORE CRASHING TO $1,000

Saxo Bank, an online-only firm in Denmark, released its list of 2018 predictions. Topping the list are a bitcoin crash to $1,000, a...

The Great Recession is having an unexpected impact on Christmas tree sales nearly a decade later

THE GREAT RECESSION IS HAVING AN UNEXPECTED IMPACT ON CHRISTMAS TREE SALES NEARLY A DECADE LATER

Less trees planted and sold since the recession has contributed to an increase in prices for real trees. More consumers are choosing...

 
 
 
Pizza Hut is delivering beer as fast-food chains test booze as a weapon against the restaurant recession

PIZZA HUT IS DELIVERING BEER AS FAST-FOOD CHAINS TEST BOOZE AS A WEAPON AGAINST THE RESTAURANT RECESSION

Pizza Hut will start delivering beer and wine in certain cities. Customers can order a six-pack of beer to accompany their pizza delivery...

Sacramento Housing in October: Sales down 5% YoY, Active Inventory up 2% YoY

SACRAMENTO HOUSING IN OCTOBER: SALES DOWN 5% YOY, ACTIVE INVENTORY UP 2% YOY

During the recession, I started following the Sacramento market to look for changes in the mix of houses sold. For several years, not...

 
 
 
The Economy Is Okay? U.S. Retail Store Closings Hit A New Record High As West Coast Homelessness Soars

THE ECONOMY IS OKAY? U.S. RETAIL STORE CLOSINGS HIT A NEW RECORD HIGH AS WEST COAST HOMELESSNESS SOARS

If the U.S. economy is doing just fine, why have we already shattered the all-time record for retail store closings in a single year?...

Americans have more debt than ever - and it's creating an economic trap

AMERICANS HAVE MORE DEBT THAN EVER - AND IT'S CREATING AN ECONOMIC TRAP

An IMF report finds that high household debt levels deepen and prolong recessions. US household debt is now at pre-Great Recession...

 
 
 
Venture capitalists are betting big on real estate tech

VENTURE CAPITALISTS ARE BETTING BIG ON REAL ESTATE TECH

While the Great Recession did a lot of harm to the US real estate market, start ups in the sector are finally making a come back. Real...

Billy Joel's Career-Changing Masterpiece 'The Stranger' Turns 40

BILLY JOEL'S CAREER-CHANGING MASTERPIECE 'THE STRANGER' TURNS 40

New York City in the 1970s was a bleak place. The Big Apple was in a major economic recession, and a wave of crime broke over the five...