Who needs a digital dollar?

Commentary / World Mar 31, 2021

Who needs a digital dollar?

by Barry Eichengreen

The idea of a digital dollar has been in the air for some time now. Recently, it descended from the ether to the lips of U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen and Federal Reserve Chair Jay Powell. At an event in February, Yellen flagged the ...

National Sep 9, 2013

12 publishers to push tablets for classrooms

by Hiroki Noda

In a move toward full-scale digitization of education, 12 textbook publishers plan to develop a common platform for using tablet devices in classrooms. With the help of Hitachi Solutions Ltd., the 12 companies want as many schools as possible to be able to use tablets ...