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Neiman Marcus has a posh sister store reserved for the wealthiest elites

But the brand, which recently filed to go public, also owns a store that's even more elite — Bergdorf Goodman.<p>Bergdorf has two locations in Manhattan, while Neiman Marcus doesn't currently operate in New York City.<p>Bergdorf Goodman, therefore, is often associated with the Upper East Side elite, …

New York City

See if you can answer this classic brainteaser you might be asked in a Wall Street job interview

This classic, however, has been asked so many times by companies like Jefferies & Co. you'd be remiss not to know how to approach this question:<p>"How many golf balls could fit on a 737 jet?"<p>The good news about brain-teasing questions, according to Susan Sandler Brennan, executive director of career …

Career Development

New research shows bilingual people have yet another advantage

Now new research shows that they can also view the world in different ways depending on the specific language they are operating in.<p>The past 15 years have witnessed an overwhelming amount of research on the bilingual mind, with the majority of the evidence pointing to the tangible advantages of …

Language

The new Ferrari 488: 'Blissful, euphoric'

As a car reviewer, I have been on a lifelong hunt for the most exhilarating and memorable new-car ride of my career. But when it finally came along, …

Apple invents texture-sensing stylus for future iPads

Steve Jobs was famously opposed to including a stylus with the iPad, but even he might have changed his mind had he caught a glimpse of the futuristic texture-sensing input device Apple just patented.<p>According to a pair of patent applications published today, Apple is working on stylus with …

Here's What Rich CEOs Say to Do In Your 20s

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Many in Russia think a major political turning point is coming

Putin may claim that the National Endowment for Democracy and other nongovernmental organizations are "a threat to Russia's basic constitutional order," and his labeling them as dangerous enemies, along with the Russian democrats he calls "national traitors," is his typical way of rallying …

Russia

Stripe's new funding makes it a $5 billion company

Visa has made a big bet on Silicon Valley payments upstart Stripe.<p>Tomorrow, the financial services giant will announce that it has made an investment …

21 outrageous ways the super rich spend their money

That's what Robert Frank, host of "Secret Lives of the Super Rich," tries to uncover on the CNBC show, which gives viewers VIP access into the extravagant lives of the wealthiest people on the planet.<p>We sorted through clips of the show and CNBCs Instagram account, @cnbcsuperrich, and picked out the …

Personal Finance

The Jazz are ready to crash the playoff party in the West

The Jazz ended the 2014-15 season on a high note. Can they keep it up next year?<p>After the All-Star break, the Utah Jazz were one of the best teams in the league. They started the season 19-34, but then managed to go 19-10 down the stretch once they traded Enes Kanter to the Oklahoma City Thunder.<p>As …

Photographer Jeffrey Milstein Turns New York & LA Neighborhoods Into Beautiful Patterns

The bigger picture is certainly more beautiful.<p>The secrets of urban planning are often lost on us in daily life, what with us meandering the humdrum …

People are clearly worried that Apple's 'golden goose' is in trouble

It beat expectations for revenue. iPhone sales are up 35% from last year. Apple says more people are switching to the iPhone from Android now than ever before. The company has a record $203 billion in cash reserves.<p>But still, Apple's stock tanked globally.<p>Despite the company's glowing numbers, …

iPhone

An engineer spent 3 years building the ultimate high-tech man cave

Dubbed the "Skysphere," his getaway is a stunning steel tower surrounded on all sides by glass.<p>The Skysphere makes an ultra-futuristic statement in a field ringed by trees. The tower's lighting and security system can be controlled using an app Williams built for Android.<p>"I tried to keep every …

Man Caves

There’s a biology to lasting happiness, and there may be way to train yourself for it

That uplifting feeling you get when something good happens to you? Researchers now think they know the part of the brain responsible for it—and they suggest we may be able to train ourselves to make those positive emotions last longer.<p>Their conclusions are based on a study (paywall) conducted by …

Happiness

Your next phone could have USB Type-C (and that's a good thing)

There's a tiny-but-terrific change happening in phoneland. USB Type-C, or USB-C is a new protocol for the charger port phone makers are embracing in droves. You can learn more about it here, but the bottom line is that the USB protocol for phones, tablets, laptops and accessories is changing for …

For 3 months in 2015, Tesla did something we've almost never seen before

Take a look at its stock chart.<p>Then draw a line at about March 11, 2013:<p>Tesla's 2010 IPO price was $17. After a bit of a bump, for roughly the first two years of its life as a public company the stock traded flat.<p>Then the stock exploded. Eventually, it would surge to $291 in September 2014 and give …

Tesla

The man who created the world's first self aware robot says this next discovery will change the human-robot relationship forever

A decade later, the Oxford professor's seemingly unattainable challenge has been met.<p>On July 9, a team of researchers led by Professor Selmer Bringsjord helped a robot solve the riddle, displaying a level of self-awareness and satisfying what had until then been considered "the ultimate sifter" …

Robotics

HP bans T-shirts at work, and employees are furious

But this week, several teams within HP's 100,000-employee-strong Enterprise Services division were sent a confidential memo cracking down on casual dress in the workplace, because higher-ups in the company are concerned that customers visiting the offices will be put off by dressed-down developers, …

Clothing

Boeing makes planes heavier to save money

Boeing switching certain parts from titanium to aluminium to cut the $30m loss it makes on every 787 Dreamliner it makes<p>Boeing, which loses about $30m (£19.4m) on every 787 Dreamliner passenger jet that leaves the factory, is trying to stem the losses by cutting the use of one of its signature …

Inside 'Project Owl,' the $10 billion IPO that Ferrari just filed

We poked around in the the SEC documents and found the most interesting bits:<p>The IPO is mysteriously code-named "Project Owl" when you pull the filing up in a web browser. And the company itself is currently flying under the radar in the SEC database as "New Business Netherlands NV." It will be …

Emerging Markets

Meet Donald Trump's air fleet

<b>New York (CNN) —</b> Donald Trump is known for his larger-than-life personality, a trait visible from his fleet of aircraft: A large commercial sized plane, a corporate jet and two helicopters.<p>The largest is a Boeing 757-200 and emblazoned with "Trump" in golden letters and a huge red "T" on the four …

20 successful entrepreneurs share the most important lesson they learned in their 20s

Mistakes are unavoidable, but the truly successful learn from these setbacks and move on all the wiser.<p>We asked entrepreneurs, including a few "Shark Tank" investors and the cofounders of popular retailer Warby Parker, to share the most important lesson they learned in their 20s.<p>Here's what they …

Entrepreneurship

Wall Street, Buckle Up! Ferrari Officially Files For IPO

Soon, you’ll be able to say you own a part of Ferrari, probably history’s most-recognizable car brand – and one of the world’s strongest brands of any kind. FiatChrysler Automobiles (FCA), which has owned 90 percent of Ferrari since 1988, made it official today, filing the paperwork for an initial …