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Most in OPEC are Nervy But Saudis Aren't

As Brent slid back below $60 per barrel this week before recovering, non-Arab members of OPEC began their latest round of whining about the oil price accompanied by customary calls for an “extraordinary meeting of ministers”. 44 more words

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'The Order: 1886' Proves We're In A Golden Era Of Gaming

The other day, I wrote about how the critical reception to The Order 1886 signals a sea change in our expectations about video games. The game — competent, lavish, technically proficient and yet utterly uninspired — was the sort of thing that I could easily have seen getting an 80 on metacritic maybe as recently as two years ago, but in todays landscape is getting utterly panned to the tune of a 65. 133 more words

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NBA Analytics Debate: Folk Movement Presented as Science Or, Worse, Religion

All I know about MIT’s annual Sloan Sports Analytics Conference is what I read and hear, but in its ninth year, it’s an ever more impressive assemblage of brainpower across an ever broader spectrum. 12 more words

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Small-Batch Bourbon Aged Around The World Commands Luxury Prices

Small-batch bourbon that’s aged around the world by boat, is commanding prices from $65, at the low end, to more than $100 a bottle. Bourbon is in Trey Zoeller’s blood, going back eight generations. 45 more words

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Why API Monitoring Matters To Every Business

Systems for monitoring complex collections of APIs have lagged compared to the kind of tools we have for other operational systems. Google Analytics can provide oceans of information about who is coming to your web site, what pages they are viewing, what errors are occurring. 44 more words

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High Yield Bond Volume Hits $6.75B As Energy Issuers Return To Market

High yield bond issuance in the U.S. totaled $6.75 billion this week, which was interrupted by a widely populated leveraged finance conference courtesy J.P. Morgan. With the recent activity, year-to-date high yield issuance totals $53 billion, more than 20% ahead of volume seen at this point in 2014. 13 more words

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