From McKinsey: Debt and (not much) deleveraging

Debt and (not much) deleveraging –

Global debt has grown by $57 trillion and no major economy has decreased its debt-to-GDP ratio since 2007. High government debt in advanced economies, mounting household debt, and the rapid rise of China’s debt are areas of potential concern.

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“Swiss made” smart wearable and Internet of Things products are now 17% more expensive to produce!

Jan 15 2015, the Swiss National Bank announced it would remove the cap it had in place to prevent the Swiss franc from rising too high against the Euro (1,20 EUR equals ±1 CHF).

Today Jan 18 2015, the exchange rate is 1,0074 EUR equals ± 1 CHF meaning that Swiss made products become 17% more expensive in a blink of an eye! Continue reading

Nostradamus by Cesar - source: wikipedia

6 tech trends that will dominate CES 2015 but will miserably fail?

My predictions for 2015:


Let’s talk Jan 1, 2016 and see if we were close to the reality :-)

PS: the paragraphes’ titles have been taken from a Mashable article: 5 tech trends that will dominate CES 2015