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Food Recycling Law A Hit In San Francisco : NPR

As of Wednesday, the city is requiring residents to discard food waste in a separate bin. The food waste will be turned into compost and sold to farms and vineyards.
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Kevin O'Leary of 'Shark Tank' invests in 27 companies and says the only ones making money have female CEOs

Kevin O'Leary of 'Shark Tank' invests in 27 companies and says the only ones making money have female CEOs | Business News & Finance | Scoop.it
"I don't have a single company run by a man right now that's outperformed the ones run by women," O'Leary said.
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Maker of Spam Goes Organic!

Maker of Spam Goes Organic! | Business News & Finance | Scoop.it
Spam goes organic! With growing organic sales, Hormel joins the names of larger companies that are buying out smaller organic food companies.
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A perfect ACT score couldn't get this student into Yale, Princeton, or Stanford, and he says it's because he's Asian-American

A perfect ACT score couldn't get this student into Yale, Princeton, or Stanford, and he says it's because he's Asian-American | Business News & Finance | Scoop.it
"I think I deserve better than what I got."
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FBI behind mysterious surveillance aircraft over US cities

FBI behind mysterious surveillance aircraft over US cities | Business News & Finance | Scoop.it
The FBI is operating a small air force with scores of low-flying planes across the country carrying video and, at times, cellphone surveillance technology - all hidden behind fictitious companies...
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Nepal prays for return of tourists after earthquakes

Nepal prays for return of tourists after earthquakes | Business News & Finance | Scoop.it
Nepal is hoping to welcome tourists back to the country in time for the next trekking season in the autumn
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Micro Theater Miami reaches out to a new audience with five plays in English

Micro Theater Miami reaches out to a new audience with five plays in English | Business News & Finance | Scoop.it
Micro Theater Miami reaches out to a new audience with five plays in English
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Google removes Google+ account links in Gmail, search results

Google removes Google+ account links in Gmail, search results | Business News & Finance | Scoop.it
You can still access Google+ with the grid icon that shows several Google apps, and you can go to plus.google.com, but the link at the top of the page is no more.
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Bitcoin app issues critical update after rare bug leads to total crypto breakdown

Bitcoin app issues critical update after rare bug leads to total crypto breakdown | Business News & Finance | Scoop.it
Blockchain has issued an update for the Android version of its bitcoin wallet after discovering a critical failure which breaks the cryptocurrency’s security
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Zombie Patriot Act Will Keep U.S. Spying—Even if the Original Dies

Zombie Patriot Act Will Keep U.S. Spying—Even if the Original Dies | Business News & Finance | Scoop.it
Forget the doomsday talk about American intelligence going blind. Thanks to back-door provisions and alternate collection schemes, U.S. spies won’t stop snooping.
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Growing sustainable, organic produce from seed to market

Growing sustainable, organic produce from seed to market | Business News & Finance | Scoop.it
East Coventry >> Two hours after local growers set up shop at the Lansdale Farmer’s Market for their first selling day on May 16, they were sold out and it was the words “organic and sustainable” that drew customers.
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Silk Road Creator Ross Ulbricht Sentenced to Life in Prison | WIRED

Silk Road Creator Ross Ulbricht Sentenced to Life in Prison | WIRED | Business News & Finance | Scoop.it
Ross Ulbricht conceived of his Silk Road black market as an online utopia beyond law enforcement's reach.
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Amazon launches free same-day delivery for Prime members in 500 U.S. cities, including Seattle - GeekWire

Amazon launches free same-day delivery for Prime members in 500 U.S. cities, including Seattle - GeekWire | Business News & Finance | Scoop.it
Julie Clopper / Shutterstock.com Amazon is launching free same-day delivery today for more than 1 million items across a major swath of the U.S., covering
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Why It Might Actually Pay To Be an Organic Farmer

Why It Might Actually Pay To Be an Organic Farmer | Business News & Finance | Scoop.it
Organic farmers earn 22% to 35% more than their non-organic counterparts
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All Aboard Florida Trips Between Miami and Orlando Will Cost About $143

All Aboard Florida Trips Between Miami and Orlando Will Cost About $143 | Business News & Finance | Scoop.it
So you've heard about All Aboard Florida, the private railroad line that will connect Miami, Ft. Lauderdale and West Palm Beach to Orlando set to be completed in 2017.  Perhaps you've imagined one day ditching your car in favor of a ticket on the train for your next trip to...
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AFTERTHOUGHTS INTERVIEW WITH CARLOS RIVERA FROM COMEDY SCHOOL DROPOUTS

AFTERTHOUGHTS INTERVIEW WITH CARLOS RIVERA FROM COMEDY SCHOOL DROPOUTS | Business News & Finance | Scoop.it
We just got done talking to Carlos Rivera from Comedy School Dropouts in Miami, Fl. Here were some of his thoughts on TIF2014. Carlos appeared at the inaugural TIF2013 with his team Improv Against...
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May 29 is National 529 and Florida Prepaid

May 29 is National 529 and Florida Prepaid | Business News & Finance | Scoop.it
It stinks when you have to act like a grown up.It stinks when you have to be responsible.One huge responsibility that parents forget to think  about is your baby or toddler’s college education.It seems so far away, but student loan debt has reached $1 trillion nationally. Today, many graduates are facing the workforce strapped down with thousands of dollars in debt. I don’t want that to be my kid. Do you?May 29th is National 529 and Florida Prepaid. The Florida 529 Savings Plan offers you the ultimate in flexibility.My husband and I have decided to open up a Florida 529 Savings Plan for both of our girls.It’s pretty simple!Just choose from the investment options, then contribute as much and as often as you’d like to suit your budget and goals.Each investment option is independently run by professional investment managers.One of the popular options is the age-based which automatically allocates contributions based on the age of the child.
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The secret to being rich is surprisingly simple

The secret to being rich is surprisingly simple | Business News & Finance | Scoop.it
Nothing matters more to becoming rich than the privilege of where you're born.
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Ross Ulbricht’s sentencing won’t stop the darknet

Ross Ulbricht’s sentencing won’t stop the darknet | Business News & Finance | Scoop.it
A RUTHLESS villain profiting from a trade in human misery, or a digital crusader well ahead of his time?
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Senate to Take Up Spy Bill as Parts of Patriot Act Expire

Senate to Take Up Spy Bill as Parts of Patriot Act Expire | Business News & Finance | Scoop.it
Senator Rand Paul, Republican of Kentucky, blocked an extension of a House bill during an extraordinary and caustic Sunday session of the Senate.
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Rand Vows To Force Patriot Act To Expire

Rand Vows To Force Patriot Act To Expire | Business News & Finance | Scoop.it
Republican senator and presidential candidate Rand Paul vowed Saturday to force the Patriot Act to expire Sunday night.
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What a FinCEN dragnet means for 700 Miami businesses - South Florida Business Journal

What a FinCEN dragnet means for 700 Miami businesses - South Florida Business Journal | Business News & Finance | Scoop.it
The impact the regulatory order could have, a how the industry was set up in the first place.
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‘Single Ladies’ Set To The ‘DuckTales’ Theme Song Is The Best Thing On The Internet Right Now

‘Single Ladies’ Set To The ‘DuckTales’ Theme Song Is The Best Thing On The Internet Right Now | Business News & Finance | Scoop.it
Some genius had the idea to mash-up Beyonce's 'Single Ladies' video with the 'DuckTales' theme song, and the result is fantastic.
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