The Ultimate Cord-Cutter Solution: You Might Never Leave Your Home Again

Cord-cutting in the United States has grown insanely popular with consumers over the past several years. This is being driven by a combination of factors: anger with the incumbent cable or satellite companies over paying too much for premium channels; the fact that today’s consumers no longer are confined to their living rooms and want … Read more The Ultimate Cord-Cutter Solution: You Might Never Leave Your Home Again

Facebook banking bots mean you may never have to sit on hold with your bank again

Sigrid Olsson | Photo Alto | Getty Images Financial services businesses are quickly launching new FacebookMessenger chatbots to improve their customer service experience, an area where banks have often lagged. On Tuesday, Mastercard unveiled a new chatbot for banks and merchants to help them deliver better mobile experiences, something consumers now expect. ADVERTISING inRead invented … Read more Facebook banking bots mean you may never have to sit on hold with your bank again

Investing like a billionaire has never been easier — or harder

Times are tough for billionaire investors. Warren Buffett’s top stock picks aren’t working — whether it’s IBM or American Express, the Oracle can’t seem to catch a break. Buffett had his worst year since the financial crisis in 2015, and hedge fund great Bill Ackman of Pershing Square Capital Management had his worst year ever … Read more Investing like a billionaire has never been easier — or harder