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What university should you go to for the highest paid career in finance?

Banking analysts and associates earn an average of £62,000... but which universities will help you pocket significantly more in the world of finance?<p>Oxford may have a reputation for churning out future prime ministers but people with a mind for finance are better off studying at Cambridge.<p>The …

How Bloomberg Is Helping Bring China's Yuan to New York

The IMF’s move to call China’s yuan a global reserve currency this week—ostensibly putting it on par with the U.S. dollar, yen, euro, and pound—was …

The university dropout founder of a British price comparison website just made another £100 million

Nixon launched the company, which allows users to compare insurance, utility prices, and other personal finance products, in 1999. He has had a controlling interest for much of that time.<p>As well as cashing in nearly £100 million in shares, it was also announced that Nixon will step down from …

Oculus Touch Teases The Motion-Controlled Future Of Gaming

For real this time.<p>After three years of speculation, anticipation, and experimentation, we now know what Oculus’s first consumer-focused virtual reality headset is going to look (and feel) like. This was the biggest announcement the virtual reality technology company made during a press event on …

Apple passes up Google as the world's most valuable brand, ranking says

Apple has reclaimed a long-running title as the world's most valuable brand after Google's stint in the top spot briefly disrupted its reign last …

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Has 'Game of Thrones' Already Peaked?

I don’t often write headlines that I, myself, hate. My title implies some sort of too-cool-for-school hipster attitude about Game of Thrones, implying I think it’s “over” or “out” or “not on fleek” or whatever the kids are saying these days.<p>But what I’m actually trying to do is set up a …

Game of Thrones' Biggest Problem Isn't The Boltons, It's Dorne

Last week, I opted to skip the debate that ensued after a particularly controversial sequence (spoilers) in which Ramsay Bolton not only rapes his new bride Sansa Stark on their wedding night, but makes Theon Greyjoy watch as he does so. The act set off an explosive chain reaction among fans, some …