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Here's why emerging markets are a challenge for Apple Pay

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Apple Pay could certainly be the nail in the wallet’s coffin, similar to what the iTunes model was for music when it was introduced in 2001. 696 more words

A Second Look at Convergence

Despite some evidence, rapid convergence is alive and well for many countries.

Homi Kharas | Brookings Institution

In a recent article called “Economic Convergence: The Headwinds Return… 845 more words


Solar Power Could Prevent Millions of Deaths, and More!


Solar Getting Cheaper, Attracting More Investment reports Seth Zuckerman at ClimateCast. The price of rooftop solar dropped up to15% in 2013, says a new… 228 more words

The Marshall Islands

Where?……………yesterday at the United Nations Climate Summit in New York, Kathy Jetnil-Kijiner, a 26-year-old poet from the Marshall Islands (a Pacific nation of 1,156 islands and 70,000 people) addressed 125 world leaders with a poem she wrote for her baby.  15 more words


India Australia Uranium Deal

Australia has 40% of world’s uranium deposit.
Few years back, they were not ready to sell uranium to India thinking that India will use it for weapons. 59 more words