The Snapchat Monetization Downside

  There’s little doubt that messaging app Snapchat is getting ready to one thing large. The person metrics proceed to impress, and the app only recently passed Twitter with 150 million each day lively customers. Snapchat has additionally vaulted past Instagram in time spent by customers, making it the second-most used app by iPhone customers, …

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Little Rock tech startup to rent 19 fintech professionals, plans to double development by 2020

A Little Rock expertise startup with ties to the previous Systematics Inc. and Alltel Corp. introduced plans Thursday (April 5) to create 19 high-paying fintech jobs as the corporate scales as much as make the most of the rising shopper adoption of cell banking choices. Matt Johnner, president and co-founder of BankLabs, stated his fast-growing, …

Northeast Arkansas continues document tax assortment streak

Northeast Arkansas’ hub metropolis and its dwelling county are experiencing the longest gross sales tax and use development sample in historical past. Jonesboro collected $1.413 million in gross sales and use taxes through the month of April, a 10.15% ($130,218) improve from 2018, in response to numbers launched by town. By way of the primary …

Predictions: What Earth Will Be Like 100 Years within the Future

Predicting the longer term is usually a idiot’s errand. Want proof? Simply take a look at our earlier publish exhibiting a timeline of failed tech predictions by a number of the greatest names in enterprise, academia, and expertise during the last two centuries. Specialists not solely get it improper – they get it embarrassingly improper. …

Residence BancShares acquires finance firm specializing in high-end boat loans

Conway-based Residence BancShares has purchased Shore Premier Finance in a money and inventory deal valued at over $400 million. SPF supplies financing for high-end sail and energy boats, and has seen its mortgage portfolio develop from $60 million in 2014 to $353 million within the first quarter of 2018. Residence BancShares, the father or mother …

Firms benefitting from tax cuts, wages flat and shopper spending affected by increased prices

Economist Mervin Jebaraj says you possibly can level to good and dangerous within the GOP tax cuts which have been in impact for a bit of over six months. The UA Walton Faculty of Enterprise analyst pointed to constructive information on the company entrance, however says employees and shoppers are nonetheless not seeing sturdy longer-term …

The Way forward for Automotive Innovation

The Way forward for Automotive Innovation Because the invention of the inner combustion engine, there have been many unimaginable improvements made within the auto trade. Producers created new physique types and market segments, automated transmissions and energy steering have been launched, and security options comparable to airbags made passengers a lot safer. Computer systems have …

Centennial Financial institution guardian firm sees earnings dip 2.3%, income rise 8.7%

  Conway-based Dwelling BancShares posted first quarter web earnings of $71.35 million, down 2.3%, from the $73.064 million in the identical quarter of 2018. The per share earnings of 42 cents matched the consensus estimate.   Dwelling BancShares is the guardian firm of Centennial Financial institution and has 77 branches in Arkansas, 5 branches in …