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The Fed & Tech Week In Review – 11/26/16


Every Saturday the HBCU Money staff picks ten articles they were intrigued by and think you will enjoy for some weekend reading impacting finance and tech.

Why you might not be as old as you think you are wef.ch/2g2fpOl #ageing

What role do governments play in creating #jobs?  wrld.bg/rvWU306t3PG

Is there a link between rises in oil prices and rises in food prices? bit.ly/2f7UADA

How do you remove five trillion pieces of plastic waste from the Pacific Ocean? wef.ch/2f4jij8

This map shows how undersea cables move internet traffic around the world wef.ch/2gDMCCq

Buckingham Palace Might Go Solar In £369 Million Refit ow.ly/ShW1306vCB5

Africa’s tallest tree measuring 81m found on Mount Kilimanjaro bit.ly/2fW6Ar3

Deepest water found 1000km down, a third of way to Earth’s core bit.ly/2fW8APZ

U.S. sets plan to build two exascale supercomputers ow.ly/7Z8V306vDAU

How @google overtook @Apple in education  ow.ly/3EmO306vDXy


HBCU Money™ Dozen 12/16 – 12/20


Did you miss HBCU Money™ Dozen via Twitter? No worry. We are now putting them on the site for you to visit at your leisure. We have made some changes here at HBCU Money™ Dozen. We are now solely focused on research and central bank articles from the previous week.


Transparent Solar Cells Could Turn Windows Into Generators l CIOonline http://trib.al/bf0t0PZ

California Blocks Another Concentrated Solar Power Project l Clean Technica http://dlvr.it/4Y2Kmm

SolarCity To Provide Solar Lighting To Schools Without Electricity l Clean Technica http://dlvr.it/4Y1Zfg

The rise of hobbyist programmers l ComputerWorld http://ow.ly/rXbqU

IBM follows Amazon’s move into China’s cloud computing market l NetworkWorld http://ow.ly/rXbSZ

Old mice, young bodies: The process of ageing has been reversed in rodents l New Scientist http://ow.ly/rXc2X

Federal Reserve, Central Banks, & Financial Departments

Regional Economic Update: #Texas economy has continued to grow at a moderate pace in recent weeks l Dallas Fed http://bit.ly/1jpmF4R

Richmond Fed’s Economic Quarterly Explores Developments in the Labor Market l Richmond Fed http://bit.ly/1l15aTX

An increasing proportion of the poorest people in the world come from #Africa. l World Bank http://wrld.bg/rTR9

Which countries are best at promoting #gender equality? Check out our heat map l World Economic Forum http://wef.ch/c31tA

Japan maintains stance, now sees recovery “as a trend” l Central Bank News http://dlvr.it/4Xxcy6

Senate passes $607B Defense bill l Floor Action http://bit.ly/1l07v1v

Thank you as always for joining us on Saturday for HBCU Money™ Dozen. The 12 most important research and finance articles of the week