World Records Broken 2016 Olympics

World Records Broken 2016 Olympics

On August 15th Wayde van Niekerk of South Africa set a new 2016 Olympic World Record in the Men’s 400m track event. He improved on Michael Johnson’s (USA) previous Olympic record of 43.49 (set in the 1996 Atlanta games) to 43.03 seconds. For an updated...
Summer Olympics Commercials

Summer Olympics Commercials

The 2016 Summer Olympics begin this Friday August 5th. This means big brands will be spending heavily to connect their image with the games. Here are some spots that you might see over the next couple of weeks. Under Armour “Under Armour Phelps” P&G...
Uber Pricing Paradox – Surge Pricing Surprise

Uber Pricing Paradox – Surge Pricing Surprise

Last week in our blog I mentioned a fun podcast called Hidden Brain and I wanted to elaborate further on one particular podcast. In this particular episode, their guest Keith Chen is the head of economic research at Uber. Keith talked about Uber’s controversial...