Category Archives: Big Data

“This time is different” – Are those the four most dangerous words in economics?

The Flattening Yield Curve By Neel Kashkari, President of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis Today, policymakers are paying increased attention to the so-called flattening yield curve — the difference in yields between long-term and short-term Treasury bonds. For the past 50 … Continue reading

Posted in Big Data, Federal budget, Finance, Money, National debt, Thought-Provoking Analysis, United States

Revealed: The most common mistakes when making a password

By Sabrina Barr of The Independent When it comes to updating a password for an old online account, many people may simply opt to modify their old one with a slight change of spelling or the inclusion of a new … Continue reading

Posted in Artificial Intelligence, Big Data, Hacking

Most Americans view openness to foreigners as ‘essential to who we are as a nation’

By Samantha Neal of Pew Research Center The belief that openness to people from around the world is essential is widely shared across most demographic groups. Democrats and younger people are considerably more likely than others to hold this view. … Continue reading

Posted in Big Data, Immigrants, Pew Research, Thought-Provoking Analysis

Why Republicans are calling it quits

By Lauren Fox of CNN A lot of Republicans are running away from Congress. Since the beginning of the 115th Congress, more than 40 Republicans have left or announced they plan to leave the House by the end of the … Continue reading

Posted in Big Data, Candidates, Congress, Elections, Political parties, Politics, Republicans

Key findings about Americans’ belief in God

By Dalia Fahmy of Pew Research Center About half (48%) of U.S. adults believe God determines what happens to them most or all of the time. Republicans and Democrats have very different beliefs about God. Read more…

Posted in Big Data, Pew Research, Religion