Tag Archives: bitcoin

HBCU Money™ Dozen 8/11 – 8/15


400px-DJCTQ_-_12.svg

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.

Research

Password killers: 7 futuristic authentication systems DARPA is funding l Network World http://ow.ly/AkRMd

First Solar Ships Modules To Australia’s Largest Solar Power Project l Clean Technica http://dlvr.it/6cVS6R

Hackathon generates ideas, strengthens ties, promotes fun l Livermore Lab http://1.usa.gov/1sZ56eB

From toilet to tap: could you get over the yuck factor and treat your own dirty water at home? l New Scientist http://ow.ly/Aksbz

Zero Waste project in Maryland l Reduce In Motion http://ow.ly/AkSyy

The biggest iPhone security risk could be connecting one to a computer l CSOonline http://bit.ly/1rvLR9J

Federal Reserve, Central Banks, & Financial Departments

Wall Street returns to buying risky mortgages? l Housing Wire http://hwi.re/6cVQdL

How one credit union formed a unique partnership in order to boost commercial lending l CU Journal http://bit.ly/1qa8sH0

What happens when governments behave like entrepreneurs? l World Economic Forum http://wef.ch/1oCBpij

Bitcoin vs. the dollar l Cleveland Fedhttp://ow.ly/AkV3d

Peer-to-peer lending is poised to grow l Cleveland Fed http://ow.ly/AkWsU

Elementary teachers: Use our lessons with trade books to teach economics, and personal finance l Econ Lowdown http://bit.ly/1roY81A

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

HBCU Money™ Dozen 2/3 – 2/7


pa.5.107

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.

Research

What does space travel have to do w protecting human health + the environment? l US EPA http://go.usa.gov/BZPm

Could giant mixers offer a “stirring” solution to one lake’s algae problem? l IL-IN Sea Grant http://fb.me/2F8VMiUkn

Kelp off California coast to be tested for Fukushima radiation l CA Sea Grant http://ow.ly/tmAAw

2013 Wind Energy Installations Stall In U.S., Surge In China l Clean Technica http://dlvr.it/4smFjR

Bitcoin: read everythng you need to know about the future of money in our special l New Scientist http://ow.ly/tlTKO

Surveying Sandy-impacted fisheries, marina industries l NY Sea Grant http://ow.ly/tk18w

Federal Reserve, Central Banks, & Financial Departments

Using agriculture as a teaching tool to give children a hands on learning experience l Council 4 Econ Ed http://ow.ly/tmnbe

How people in their prime working years have fared since the recession l Atlanta Fed http://goo.gl/TMRGLu

Gender gaps in labor force participation rates and unemployment rates across the world l St. Louis Fed http://bit.ly/1b2dBKn

What might SE employment look like in 2014? Recent survey data l Atlanta Fed http://goo.gl/jtD3JF

Senate rejects unemployment bill l Floor Action http://bit.ly/LUkxDu

Pre-K Remains Hot State Policy Topic l Council 4 Econ Ed http://ow.ly/tlNQ9

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

HBCU Money™ Dozen 12/2 – 12/6


december12

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.

Research

Fighting the world’s largest landfill starts at the local level l California Sea Grant bit.ly/1hAqDG9

CIOs Say Cost, Complexity Impede True Mobile Gains in Enterprise l CIOonline trib.al/64qXmKx

This clever microbe steals its neighbour’s electricity to make methane l New Scientist http://ow.ly/rumQE

2 million stolen login credentials discovered for Facebook, Google, LinkedIn, Twitter, other sites l CSOonline http://ow.ly/rumV6

China bans banks from trading in Bitcoin e-business l ComputerWorld http://ow.ly/run8y

Obama says iPhone is insecure; DoD agrees l ComputerWorld http://ow.ly/runz9

Federal Reserve, Central Banks, & Financial Departments

Helping cities access private financing & achieve low-carbon l World Bank http://wrld.bg/rsRmk

New EPR study investigates the effect of the recession and federal stimulus on New Jersey schools l NY Fed http://bit.ly/1bjlnhv

Sales of new one-family houses in US jumped in October l St. Louis Fed http://bit.ly/1cbJH6i

Economy has grown steadily w/ GDP growth averaging over 2%, 7 million new jobs, low inflation l Atlanta Fed http://goo.gl/OVfknT

Worldwide, 50% of youth are either working outside the formal economy or not up to their full potential l World Bank http://bit.ly/1dz3Ppo

Average price for new houses sold in the U.S. rose by 2.5 percent in October to $321,700 l St. Louis Fed http://bit.ly/19hQ5rQ

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