Walmart will raise it’s minimum wage to $10 an hour by next February; Google is rolling out a mobile wallet to compete with Apple Pay; businesses are preparing to take advantage of thawing relations between Cuba and the U.S.
Five strategies for covering social entrepreneurship, innovation and start-ups in Africa and other developing countries.
Negotiations between Greece and the Eurozone collapse; Swiss authorities raid HSBC’s Geneva headquarters as scandal grows; More fodder for Apple electric car rumor mill; calling the Oscars.
Newley Purnell of the Wall Street Journal says being accurate and getting the story right is the best way to build a source network, but that it’s often the people you least expect to know about your beat who provide the freshest ideas.
A giant investigative report on HSBC’s Swiss branch revealed tax evasion schemes and scores of clients who are alleged criminals; Apple closed the biggest solar power deal ever; Tesla CEO Elon Musk has big plans for his electric cars; Mark Zuckerberg gets into a tussle with a neighbor over privacy.