Big Football Players presents a special night for young footballers in the area

Just 10 or so years ago, Alabama offensive guard Emil Equor Jr. was like many of the young football kids running now tonight at Pen-Air Stadium at the University of West Florida. “I look at guys who’ve played college ball and maybe go to the NFL and I know that means the world is getting … Read more

The new PGA Tour Player’s Advisory Board includes big names for the first time

As the announcements go, this one was rather mediocre with just two paragraphs unveiling the PGA Tour’s 16-member Players Advisory Council. The annual announcement is usually more of a home service, and for many who have served on the PAC, which “advises and counsels” the Tour Policy Council and Commissioner Guy Monahan, it is a … Read more

This asteroid lasted for 4 billion years. That could be a big problem: ScienceAlert

A huge amount of rock and other material flows around our solar system as asteroids and comets. If one of those comes towards us, can we successfully prevent an asteroid collision with Earth? Well maybe. But there appears to be one type of asteroid that is particularly hard to destroy. Asteroids are chunks of rocky … Read more

Technology is driving stocks higher as the week of big earnings begins

US stocks rose on Monday as investors braced for a week full of corporate earnings and pondered the Federal Reserve’s next interest rate move ahead of a meeting of officials later this month. The S&P 500 (^GSPC) advanced 1.2%, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average (^DJI) jumped nearly 250 points, or 0.8%. The technology-heavy Nasdaq … Read more

Why small businesses make a big difference

Interview with Soumitra Dutta, Dean of Saïd Business School, University of Oxford Big companies grab the headlines. From Apple and Amazon to Reliance and Tata, global conglomerates and heavyweights make billions of dollars each year, with huge workforces behind them. So when we think of business, we rarely have in mind SMEs or SMEs. This … Read more

Samsara Stock: Interesting Investment Opportunity In IoT, AI, Big Data

Scharfsinn86/iStock via Getty Images Will the company turn the corner on earnings and cash flow? Most people who invest in and evaluate IT businesses are somewhat inured to industry jargon. I confess to often rolling my eyes when I read many shareholder letters in which every sentence or two relies on jargon to make a … Read more