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Cardinal Timothy Dolan to Host Religious Summit on SiriusXM's The Catholic Channel

NEW YORK, March 27, 2015/ PRNewswire/-- Cardinal Timothy Dolan, Archbishop of New York, will host a special "Religious Summit" Tuesday, March 31, on The Catholic Channel on SiriusXM that will examine the rise of religious intolerance around the world. Cardinal Dolan, who hosts a weekly show on The Catholic Channel, will be joined in the SiriusXM studios by Rabbi Elliot...
Source: PR Newswire
Use a computer, not your brain: Fund manager

One of the U.K.'s most successful hedge fund managers has spoken of the benefits of the "emotionless systematic approach" of automated stock-picking.
Source: CNBC.com | By: Matt Clinch
Impact Of Disruptive Technology Startups On Global Business Takes Center Stage At TiEcon 2015

SANTA CLARA, Calif., March 24, 2015/ PRNewswire/-- TiEcon 2015, the world's largest gathering of entrepreneurs, will become ground zero for "disruptive entrepreneurship" on May 15-16 at Silicon Valley's Santa Clara Convention Center. This year's conference will present, for the first time, findings of a new global study examining how start-ups are impacting market...
Source: PR Newswire
Which geopolitical risk do investors fear the most?

Which do you view as the biggest threat to the global economy?
Source: CNBC.com | By: CNBC.com staff
Bank of America, Water.org Partner to Provide Clean Water and Opportunity in Southern India

CHARLOTTE, N.C.---- Bank of America today announced a $1 million grant to Water.org, a global organization that provides innovative, community-led and market-based solutions that change lives through safe water and sanitation. Moreover, according to the World Health Organization, every dollar invested in water and sanitation generates approximately a $4...
Source: Business Wire
IGATE CEO Ashok Vemuri Receives the Outstanding Entrepreneurship Award - 2015

BRIDGEWATER, N.J.---- IGATE Corporation, the New Jersey- headquartered integrated technology and operations solutions provider, today announced that Mr. Ashok Vemuri, President and CEO, IGATE Corporation, has been awarded with the Asia Pacific Entrepreneurship Awards 2015 under the Outstanding Category as part of the Asia Pacific Entrepreneurship Awards- 2015...
Source: Business Wire
Bulgari and WiseKey launched successfully the Diagono Magnesium intelligent watch concept at Baselworld

With virtually limitless applications to a number of verticals, the Diagono Magnesium Intelligent watch using this unique secure wearable technology represents a huge value proposition to all Bulgari ecosystem members. Tap your Diagono Magnesium Intelligent watch to your smartphone or tablet to unlock your Bulgari Vault app or pay for goods with NFC...
Source: Globe Newswire
Qunar CEO CC Zhuang Named Young Global Leader by World Economic Forum

BEIJING, March 20, 2015-- Qunar today announced that the company's CEO, Chenchao Zhuang, has been named among the World Economic Forum's Young Global Leaders for 2015. Mr. "The YGLs include the world's most pioneering, next-generation leaders who have developed in their journey to produce positive, tangible impacts in their countries, industries and societies,"...
Source: Globe Newswire
To Further Empower Data-Driven Health Decisions, HealthTap Names Dr. Jay Wohlgemuth Chief Healthcare Officer

Former Chief Scientific Officer of Quest Diagnostics to spearhead HealthTap' s data-driven approach to helping people and their doctors make better decisions about health and well-being. Wohlgemuth- who was named a Technology Pioneer by the World Economic Forum in Davos-- earned his bachelor' s degree at Harvard and his M.D. and Cardiovascular Medicine...
Source: Business Wire
Thailand's outdated tech sector clouds economy

Thailand's economy is at risk as electronics manufacturers ditch the country's outdated facilities for cheaper alternatives in neighboring countries.
Source: Reuters