SmartPlanet stories about the organizations, technologies, policy and infrastructure that facilitate the movement and management of money.
New study from HfS Research and KPMG International finds few plans to cut back on outsourcing any time soon; more IT, finance and HR to be contracted out.
37 | January 28, 2013 9:10am |
The Bureau of Labor Statistics examines the 10 deadliest occupations in the United States.
1 | January 27, 2013 7:16pm |
Every organization has its share of resident entrepreneurs; here's how to cultivate them.
2 | January 27, 2013 9:12am |
Wind developers scrambling to complete projects ahead of a federal tax credit deadline helped the U.S. install record capacity in 2012. The economic outlook for the industry isn't quite so rosy...
January 23, 2013 11:49am |
Loss of sleep means loss of productivity -- which for companies, means loss of revenues.
2 | January 23, 2013 10:21am |
Can the outcome of the American football championship affect the U.S. stock market? Economists say yes.
4 | January 23, 2013 3:04am |
The city is moving forward with a plan to build more 250 square foot apartments.
7 | January 22, 2013 1:04pm |
While investment in clean energy projects took a dive in many developed countries, it hit a record high in China, according to a year-end report by research firm Bloomberg New Energy Finance.
11 | January 14, 2013 10:43am |
DELHI -- Its maker says the "Made in China" charge is a "silly accusation" while looking to the United States market.
January 14, 2013 12:00am |
Be it nostalgia, neo-luddism, or thriftiness, nearly 13,000 households in the U.K. are still opting to watch television in black-and-white. Now, that's retro.
January 13, 2013 9:08pm |
BUENOS AIRES -- Former luxury brand design director Pablo Reinoso has returned to his roots in the fine art world. So why do his benches and frames crawl up walls?
January 11, 2013 1:49am |
Google takes another step in the world of renewable energy by announcing its latest investment in wind power through the construction of a $200 million wind farm.
9 | January 10, 2013 12:42am |
Dubai's economy suffered during the late 2000s, yet the emirate has seen it bouncing back recently. Luxe buildings and over-the-top properties are still part of its strategy.
5 | January 9, 2013 7:43pm |
Startup Mosaic launched a crowdfunding campaign this week that allowed folks to invest as little as $25 in solar projects. Within 24 hours, the company's first four projects were fully funded.
3 | January 9, 2013 10:24am |
Has collapse jumped the shark? Is peak oil dead? Is the zombie apocalypse just a weird popular fantasy, or is there more to it? Energy analyst Chris Nelder goes in search of answers.
67 | January 9, 2013 3:00am |
The world's longest high-speed rail line travels over 1,400 miles in eight hours.
12 | December 27, 2012 6:38am |
Incoming Prime Minister Shinzo Abe smiles upon the idea of restarting the country's reactors.
1 | December 20, 2012 10:48am |
Some of the world's biggest tech companies joined a consortium to buy Kodak's portfolio of digital imaging patents for $525 million.
December 19, 2012 8:42am |
The San Francisco-based predictive service wants to bring to your schedule what Mint brought to your finances: sanity.
December 17, 2012 6:30am |
BERLIN -- Germany's beloved Christmas markets generate several billion Euros annually, but can the over-commercialization of a centuries-old tradition last?
2 | December 13, 2012 3:00am |