Elizabeth Samoylova

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New campaign ad by Hillary Clinton targets Donald Trump in New York

NEW YORK — Hillary Clinton debuted a new television ad ahead of the New York primary aimed squarely businessman and Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump.<p>The ad, a 30-second spot entitled "New York," features Clinton as the narrator. It juxtaposes images of the state's diversity against …

Government

Trump rescinds pledge to back GOP nominee; Walker backs Cruz

BROOKFIELD, Wis. (AP) — Donald Trump, turning his focus to Wisconsin even as another controversy cast a shadow over his campaign, said Tuesday he …

Seiko has Created a Solar Powered GPS Watch

Seiko has Created a Solar Powered GPS Watch Powered only by the sun, this stunning watch can automatically adjust its time based on the its location …

Seiko

How to Grow Tea In Your Own Garden

<b>This piece originally appeared on</b> <b>Fix.com</b><b>.</b><p>The next time you brew a cup of tea in the morning for a quick pick-me-up, use an herbal blend to ease …

10 things you need to know today

<b>Janet Yellen's speech pushed back rate-hike expectations.</b> On Tuesday, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen spoke in front of the Economic Club of New York, saying that caution was "especially warranted" and that "the pace of rate increases is now expected to be somewhat slower." Those words pushed …

Rolls-Royce Dawn has earned Top Gear’s 2016 ‘Luxury Car of the Year’ award

The Rolls-Royce Dawn has earned Top Gear Magazine’s coveted 2016 ‘Luxury Car of the Year’ award. Dawn, the fourth distinctive model in the …

MIT Wins Hyperloop Competition, And Elon Musk Drops In

A student-led Hyperloop design team from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology was named the winner on Saturday of a SpaceX-organized competition …

California 3D Printed Shoe Company Moves To Tennessee For Capital

Some of the best kept secrets to getting amazing experience, advisors and funders can be found all over the country. Yes, even in the South. Now Feetz, a 3D printed shoe company, has harnessed the resources of some amazing people and has decided to call Tennessee home.<p>The business and investor …

6 unconventional business books that will completely change your perspective

And to what end? Aren't most of them just about the same? So many repetitions of the same tired advice. It can feel like there isn't much left to learn.<p>But that's actually an illusion created by conventional wisdom. It's human nature to like things that you agree with and that confirm what you …

Can Google’s AlphaGo really feel it in its algorithms?

When the game-playing system AlphaGo defeated a master of the Chinese game go five games to nil, its creators could not explain why. Is this a sign of intuitive AI?<p>Last week, researchers at the artificial intelligence company DeepMind, which is now owned by Google, announced an extraordinary …

Artificial Intelligence

The single ugliest myth the rich perpetuate about the poor

Wealthy white conservatives want to believe they’ve earned their fortunes, so they pathologize the lower classes<p>Many wealthy white conservative males believe they deserve their good fortunes, and that the poor are taking handouts. But on average little of the money of the wealthiest Americans is …

Gold price fall and market panic sparks bullion 'buying spree' in China

Demand in China jumps as prices fall and markets panic over policymakers' devaluation of the yuan, while Russia continues to 'lead the pack' for central bank purchases<p>China's historic devaluation of the yuan this summer fuelled a gold bar and coin "buying spree" in the country as investors sought …

Stock Markets

Medical organizations have decried the rise to $750 a pill for the drug Daraprim but Martin Shkreli says: ‘We need to turn a profit on this drug’<p>An entrepreneur who acquired the rights to produce a life-saving drug then increased its price more than 50-fold overnight is defending his decision with …

Martin Shkreli

18 DIY Projects That You’ve Never Heard Of… But Will Definitely Want To Try

DIY’s have gotten incredibly popular, and in order to stay fresh, DIY’ers have had to get even more ingenius. Suddenly, do-it-yourself projects have …

10 Genius Garden Hacks with Poured Concrete

An encore to the usefulness of concrete in the garden! (Our previous post on the subject focused on genius ideas for Hardscaping 101: Poured-in-Place …

Forget the Apple Watch — this timepiece will change everything

Bravado aside, Ive has a point.<p>The Swiss watch industry has to be concerned about what a computer on the wrist means for its business. Even if it doesn't spell the end for the luxury watch, Ive's product makes it clear that we're living in a new era for the timepiece and there's no going back.<p>But …

British Council Russia - Британский Совет

Как не спутать promo с demo, отличить инди-лейбл от лейбла "большой четверки" и понять, что такое royalties?<p>Термины на английском для начинающих …

Drowning In Big Data - Finding Insight In A Digital Sea Of Information

For roughly a decade, businesses and governments have been collecting digital information about the world’s citizens; not just names and numbers, but loads of data, Big Data. The IDC (International Data Corporation) recently predicted that the Big Data industry will experience a 26.4% compound …

Big Data

The Innovation Game: Adobe's New Strides To Keep Employees Engaged

Imagine you show up to work one day and someone asks you if you are interested in running with an idea that you have, “sure” you say. You are then given a little red box, inside you find a pre-paid credit card for $1,000, some notebooks, and an innovation guide that walks you through a six-step …

Employee Engagement

How Smart Entrepreneurs Make Innovation Look Easy

Why do a few entrepreneurs, like Steve Jobs and Elon Musk, seem to come up with all the real innovations, while the majority of business leaders seem stuck in the rut of linear thinking? I have always wondered if innovation required some rare gene mutation, or whether I might be missing a simple …

Innovation

How Do I Build a Business Plan? (Infographic)

You have a powerful idea for the next big thing, but before you sell it to anyone, you have to get it all down on paper. It’s time to make a business plan.<p>How do you know if you’re headed in the right direction? Washington State University created an infographic that provides 10 guidelines to help …

Lichtstrasse / HHF Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> One of the qualities of the residential and industrial area of St. Johann in Basel is the close …

LG Prepares To Battle The Apple Watch With Its First All-Metal Smartwatch

LG was among the first wave of smartphone makers to venture into smartwatches. The G Watch and G Watch R are probably among the best in the market right now — not that this statement says much — but LG just announced its latest addition, the LG Watch Urbane, as Apple prepares to enter the …

The awesome apps you might have missed last week

The Shape of Things to Come

How an industrial designer became Apple’s greatest product.<p>I. Launch Day<p>In recent months, Sir Jonathan Ive, the forty-seven-year-old senior vice-president of design at Apple—who used to play rugby in secondary school, and still has a bench-pressing bulk that he carries a little sheepishly, as if it …

Hacker gang reportedly steals $1 billion from banks

Hackers have stolen as much as $1 billion from banks in the U.S. and around the world in one of the biggest cyber-heists ever, Russian security …

Sony Pictures

Hackers rob US and global banks of millions in one of the largest heists ever

Banks in Russia, Japan, the US, and Europe have fallen victim to a massive, sophisticated malware hack, allowing the perpetrators to steal hundreds of millions of dollars since 2013. According to a Kaspersky Labs report provided to the <i>New York Times</i>, more than 100 banks in 30 nations have been …

The 10 Coolest Cars of the 1970s

The 1970s were all sex and wings and wedges and aero and jaw-dropping designs that stand the test of time today.<p>The 1970s were all sex and wings and wedges and aero and jaw-dropping designs that stand the test of time today. Here are the ten coolest 1970s cars, according to you.