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The Fed & Tech Week In Review – 12/10/16


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.

These 10 conflicts have forced 65 million people to flee their homes l @wef wef.ch/2gh22YU

Job openings in the U.S. declined in October by 97,000 to 5.53 million l @stlouisfed bit.ly/2hjnxcu

These are the things that successful crowdfunding projects do l @wef wef.ch/2gbUEyB

FC investment commitments in South Asia totaled $2B in FY16 l @WorldBank wrld.bg/kbuY306y7WL

This engineer had a life threatening heart condition. So he fixed it himself l @wef wef.ch/2hbARmN

Drones are helping us to better understand the status, and life, of trees. l @nwtls goo.gl/zxrS2K

Cities, central in the fight against #climatechange l@renewablecities buff.ly/2g6MTJv

Healthy and creative meals don’t have to be complicated. The simpler the menu, the less money & stress! l @MyPlate ow.ly/7Gr6306RAdi
A ‘New Deal’ For Energy l @cleantechnica ow.ly/RGZ43070eV9
Lazy coders are training artificial intelligences to be sexist l @newscientist newscienti.st/2hc3xJl

HBCU Money™ Dozen 10/5 – 10/9


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.


10 enthralling visions for the future of computing l CIOonline http://trib.al/aGWnXSL

Hilton Announces Big EV Charging Rollout l Clean Technica http://dlvr.it/CPVTbR

How Community Owned Solar Came To Vancouver l Renewable Cities http://ow.ly/T7Z0d

Dow Jones & Co. discloses breach, incident likely related to Scottrade l CSOonline http://bit.ly/1QeGQiy

15 times when people totally judge you for using your phone l CIOonline http://trib.al/e3x9x66

New funding supports local food systems, farmers markets & healthier eating for #SNAP participants l USDA http://ow.ly/T1lw3

Federal Reserve, Central Banks, & Financial Departments

Prosperity rises when a greater population share is working & saving l World Bank http://wrld.bg/TeDIw

Old cans, cutlery, & hairbrushes: others “trash” has been used to create beautiful music l World Bank http://wrld.bg/TeJ9E

13 signs the fourth industrial revolution is almost here l World Economic Forum http://wef.ch/1RjXf60

The 10 countries where people live the longest l World Economic Forum http://wef.ch/1Npj8Cu

Prices for U.S. imports trended down 0.1 percent in September l St. Louis Fed http://bit.ly/1ZmgwsP

Which country has the most #engineering, manufacturing and #construction graduates? l World Economic Forum http://wef.ch/1Qa0gVu

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