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Can You Find the Perfectly-Camouflaged Snow Leopard Hidden On This Mountainside?

There’s a good reason it’s so difficult for photographers and film crews to capture the elusive snow leopard in the wild. The animal’s not only a …

Your Business Means Nothing If No One Knows Who You Are

Last fall, I was invited to an exclusive event at the Hollywood Hills home of <i>Never Eat Alone</i> author Keith Ferrazzi. The top leaders from across the …

Volkswagen CEO steps down, takes responsibility for scandal

BERLIN (AP) — Volkswagen CEO Martin Winterkorn resigned Wednesday, days after admitting that the world's top-selling carmaker had rigged diesel emissions to pass U.S. tests during his tenure.<p>No replacement was announced, and VW still has no easy exit from a scandal that has suddenly dented a …

Asian Development Bank cuts growth forecasts for China and India

The Manila-based organisation says China will only grow by 6.8% this year, down from 7.2%, blaming weaker exports and investment<p>The Asian Development Bank has cut its growth forecast for the region’s biggest economies, citing a softer outlook for China and India and a delayed recovery in the …

With sales flagging, Toyota unveils a sportier Prius

With all the fanfare of a Las Vegas show, Toyota unveiled the fourth generation of its Prius hybrid on the rooftop deck of the Linq Hotel & Casino on the Strip on Tuesday night.<p>The automaker estimates a 10% jump in fuel economy, to about 55 mpg, but that may be less important to sales growth than …

Electric Vehicles

Google self-driving cars don't need windshield wipers

Ready to have your mind blown?<p>Google said Monday that it is bringing its self-driving prototype cars to Austin. The company brought one of its Koala …

Self-Driving Cars

What range anxiety? Man drives Tesla Model S 452.8 miles on a single charge

Anyone considering buying an electric car will likely take a good look at its range. Surprisingly, sometimes official range numbers can be far …

A Surfboard Made By A Rocket Scientist

Blast off!<p>Edison Conner, a former SpaceX rocket scientist and co-founder of Varial Surf Technology, tried for years to create a durable surfboard from aerospace material. In his eyes, the surfboard industry was ripe for disruption. Makers had clung to one manufacturing method for more than 50 …

3 ways to help you find meaning in a job that you hate

If you read one more article on happiness in the workplace, you're going to lose it.<p>For you, it's different. You need to continue in your current job …

Chinese stocks are still falling

Chinese stocks had a mixed finish to the new trading week, with large-cap stocks outperforming their smaller peers.<p>The benchmark Shanghai Composite index closed down 1.11%, recovering from a loss of more than 3% seen earlier in the session.<p>The index briefly dipped below its 200-day moving average …

Stock Markets

Gold price recovers from five-year lows

The price of gold is hovering around the $1,100 mark after hitting five-and-a-half year lows last week<p>Gold mining stocks bounced back on Monday morning after gold prices recovered from five-and-a-half year lows.<p>On Friday, gold prices plunged to an intra-day low of $1,077 as investors offloaded the …

Stock Markets

Ibrahimovic opens door to Manchester United move despite terrible Van Gaal relationship

The Swedish striker has a rocky history with the Dutchman, stretching back to their time together at Ajax, but hints that he would be professional enough to work under him<p>Paris Saint-Germain star Zlatan Ibrahimovic admits that he has a fraught relationship with Louis van Gaal but refuses to say …