Forbes: This Startup Is Creating A Real-Time Data Map Of The Global Economy. BlackRock And PayPal Are Buying It

By Antoine Gara, Forbes How much did the federal government shutdown cost? After 35 days of deadlock, $6,354,845,148 in wages had gone unpaid to 747,573 federal employees. Every second that ticked by added $2,118 to the figure. Some staffers were furloughed; many more worked without pay. At the Department of Homeland Security, for example, some…