Their own media megaphone: what do the Koch brothers want from Time?
December 3, 2017

The companys decline is readily apparent but if the billionaire brothers other interests are a guide, their investment will be about more than money

That Charles and David Koch are putting $650m into Meredith Corps purchase of Time would ordinarily Continue reading

From Miami to Shanghai: 3C of warming will leave world cities below sea level
November 13, 2017

An elevated level of climate change would lock in irreversible sea-level rises affecting hundreds of millions of people, Guardian data analysis shows

Hundreds of millions of urban dwellers around the world face their cities being inundated by rising seawaters if Continue reading

Barclays CEO Says Bank Must Protect Payments Business From Apple, Amazon
November 5, 2017

Barclays Plc will need to defend its advantages in the payments business from encroachment by technology companies including Amazon.com Inc. and Apple Inc., according to Chief Executive Officer Jes Staley.

“There are some tectonic shifts going on, driven by tech Continue reading

Sixth mass extinction of wildlife also threatens global food supplies
October 2, 2017

Plant and animal species that are the foundation of our food supplies are as endangered as wildlife but get almost no attention, a new report reveals

The sixth mass extinction of global wildlife already under way is seriously threatening the Continue reading