AI and the cloud to unlock billions in annual productivity gains for small and medium businesses: report

Barron’s Roundtable panelists discuss the evolution of AI and how investors can look for opportunities in emerging technologies. cloud computing and Artificial intelligence (AI) New research shows that technology can significantly increase productivity and job creation when small and medium-sized enterprises tackle economic and social challenges in sectors such as education, healthcare and agriculture. Amazon […]

Surprise Crude Build Ends Gains For Oil –

The American Petroleum Institute (API) reported that U.S. crude oil inventories increased by 1.174 billion barrels compared to 5.521 billion barrels the previous week. Analysts had expected weekly inventory withdrawals to be 2 million barrels. The total number of barrels of crude oil acquired so far this year is now in the red, with a […]

Oil gains for the eighth consecutive day in highest close since November – ForexLive

WTI crude oil daily While markets are normally closed today, crude is traded electronically, rising from last week’s standstill. WTI crude rose for the eighth straight day, up 38 cents to $85.93. Market players have been impressed by the visible decline in inventories and low petrol and diesel inventories. Despite OPEC+ production cuts, US drilling […]

Spotted lanternfly ‘stomp’ season gains attention in 14 states

Social media users and officials agree that it’s ‘stomp’ season for red lantern fries. The invasive insect is native to China and Taiwan, Vietnam, Japan and parts of India, and is prevalent and growing in 14 states, according to the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). The spotted fly was first detected in trees and […]