Why Emerging Markets Need to Keep Pace With the Fed

A U.S. 10-year bond yield at 5 percent? Emerging markets positioned for any such possibility are being handsomely rewarded.  Over the last month, Indonesia and the Philippines were among the world’s best-performing stock markets, with the Jakarta Composite Index gaining about 6 percent and the Philippine Stock Exchange PSEi Index up more than 9 percent. Surprise Rally…

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Uber User Accuses Uber Of Scamming Him Out Of $157, Shares Their Terrible Reply Online

“I never saw the $157 charge because it was placed immediately before a legitimate Uber ride I took,” Mike Platt from Greater Detroit wrote. “Must be their tactic. I was only alerted when I saw that my credit card bill was suspiciously high about 30 days later.” P.S. Uber told Bored Panda…

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15+ Times People Couldnt Believe Their Eyes At The Gym

#9 Fitness Level: Pro #10 So A Guy Came In And Cancelled His Planet Fitness Gym Membership Today #19 Training To Become The Senate #20 My Gym Is A Gym Of Failure #29 Are They Making Another Movie? #30 Krillin Works Out At My Gym #39 Are You Sure You…

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Samsung Unveils Note 9, Upgraded Watchand Home Speaker

Apple Inc.’s upcoming iPhones over the holidays. The 6.4-inch screen Note 9 will start at $999.99 and max out at $1,249.99 — becoming, at about $100 above the iPhone X’s upper limit, one of the world’s most expensive consumer phones. It looks similar to last year’s 6.3-inch Note 8 but…

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Trumps Shadow Banning Claim Isnt Twitters Worst Problem

There’s a not-so-subtle irony to the president of the United States tweeting that Twitter is suppressing prominent conservative voices in America—and almost instantly receiving tens of thousands of likes, retweets, and replies. But such are the times. On Thursday, in the early morning hours typically reserved for tweets bashing China…

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