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What My Wish List Is For The USA, Part I (U.S. Energy Independence)

Let’s start off with what I admire about the USA. I remember my native Italian and proud American citizen, Mom’s words: “You can come from anywhere in the world (immigrants) and from any set of circumstances, but with determination, a good education and hard work, you have a real chance in the U.S to prosper while being respected due to your own merits. 1,066 more words

Politics

Owen Smith Accepted £60,000 From ‘Industrial Scale’ Tax Avoidance Firm

By Miles Goslett

Labour leadership challenger Owen Smith accepted a £60,000 donation from an accountancy firm which has been accused of promoting tax avoidance on an “industrial scale”. 640 more words

Barnsley

Lighter Capital takes a different approach to startup financing

The new world of startup finance is very strange. Private equity is increasingly dipping down to finance startups. Meanwhile, venture capital funds are being forced to use every financial tool imaginable to stay involved in the growing pool of late-stage startups.  742 more words

TC

Prostitutes, Vegas Bachelor Parties Part Of DWP Scandal Lawsuit

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power is going after one of its contractors in court, claiming the utility was bilked for money that helped pay for escorts and parties in Las Vegas. 188 more words

News

How Biometrics are Worse than Passwords

There’s good news for consumers weary of getting their identity hacked. The password system, which is the source of so many data breaches, is getting phased out. 529 more words

Tech

Funding a bold vision

It’s often said that the devil is in the detail but this election seems to be long on rhetoric and short on innovation.  We won’t become an innovative nation by looking in the rear view mirror.   265 more words

Contemporary Schooling

PolyAurum Presents at I-Corp Showcase

Out of sixteen Penn I-Corps teams, PolyAurum was selected as one of five teams to present at the Philly Tech Week Penn I-Corps Showcase. The showcase took place May 4th at PricewaterhouseCoopers and the audience included media and investors alike.

NSF I-Corps