Subscribe Now to Our Free Email Newsletter

DaVinci Coders
June 22nd, 2015 at 2:17 pm

Silicon Valley and Wall Street converging for a new gold rush called Bitcoin

11464052775_a1815710aa_z

 What do you think of Bitcoin?  My answer is usually the same:  ”It’s intellectually interesting, but not really practical.”   Continue Reading »

comments Comments Off
June 12th, 2015 at 5:14 pm

The end of the big banks is coming

13878202474_213d44d812_z

In the near future, banks will no longer be on street corners or housed in high-rise towers, they will be in our pockets or on our wrists.   Continue Reading »

comments Comments Off
May 28th, 2015 at 12:57 pm

Facebook banking

2390914273_9b1ee4ee61_z

Money, one of the most fundamental mediums that touch every person on the planet, is being changed by technology.  The demand for a globally accepted digital currency has been shown by the rise of Bitcoin.   Continue Reading »

IL-Header-Communicating-with-the-Future

comments Comments Off
May 13th, 2015 at 9:16 pm

Science says you should spend money on experiences, not things

15424266506_bd2155a7b7_z

Money can make you happier, but after you basic needs are met, it really doesn’t make you much more happier.  One of the the biggest questions then is how do we allocate our money, which is (for most of us) a limited resource.   Continue Reading »

comments Comments Off
May 12th, 2015 at 2:00 pm

$1.3 trillion has sneaked out of China over the last 10 years

2205322601_6580f4a9ff_z

According to a report by Global Financial Integrity (GFI), a financial transparency group, between 2003 and 2012, $1.3 trillion slipped out of mainland China—more than any other developing country.   Continue Reading »

comments Comments Off
April 6th, 2015 at 4:15 pm

Startups cashing in on the cashless economy

apple-pay-whole-foods-100526329-large

We are now at a place in time when electronic payments technologies are accelerating like never before – and now is the moment for start-ups to break-through.   Continue Reading »

comments Comments Off
March 23rd, 2015 at 6:50 pm

Income gap between bosses and workers getting bigger

imrs

With the size of Wall Street bonuses commonly being compared against the median household income, income inequality has quickly become a hot-button political issue in the United States.   Continue Reading »

comments Comments Off
March 23rd, 2015 at 6:42 pm

Luxury toilet paper on the rise

3471175112_0a05216dc4_z

Luxury toilet paper is America’s new favorite way to flush money down the drain.   Continue Reading »

comments Comments Off
February 9th, 2015 at 5:47 pm

Bitcoin alternative NeuCoin designed for microtransactions

8273660863_d4fbcd31ba_z

NeuCoin, a new cryptocurrency that has been designed specifically to tip content creators and for online micropayments.  Neucoin is a new startup currency based in Paris.  Currently they  have raised over $2 million from partnerships and business angels. Continue Reading »

comments Comments Off
January 19th, 2015 at 1:09 pm

$43.3 billion invested by VCs in 2014, most since 2000

8474986074_0a737c2501_z

2014 was the best year for venture capital investments since 2000, with $43.3 billion invested.

Continue Reading »

comments Comments Off
DaVinci Coders