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Divinity: Original Sin - Why You Should Play Larian's RPG | PC Invasion

Larian’s partially-crowdfunded RPG <i>Divinity: Original Sin</i> has been out for a week, and has rarely left the upper reaches of the Steam best sellers …

Antibiotic Pipeline Revival: FDA Approves Cubist Pharmaceuticals' Sivextro For MRSA, Other Serious Skin Infections

Late today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Cubist Pharmaceuticals’ tedizolid phosphate (SIVEXTRO™) for the treatment of acute adult bacterial skin and skin structure infections, or ABSSSIs.<p>Sivextro is indicated for infections caused by Gram-positive bacteria that include:</i> …

Apple has THREE TIMES as much cash as US govt, TWICE the UK

Apple has three times as much cash on hand as The US government, and over twice as much as the UK.<p>These figures come to us from the Bank of America's …

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FORTUNE — The wildly successful sale this week of billions of euros of newly minted Greek bonds has politicians and pundits proclaiming the end of the long-running European sovereign debt crisis. That private investors would be clamoring over each other to buy medium-term Greek notes at a measly …

PRESENTING: SocGen's Famous Chart With The Black Swans

Every three months, the analysts at Societe Generale update their chart of "swan" risks in their quarterly "Global Economic Outlook" report.<p>"Black swans" characterize unforeseen and unlikely events that have the potential to rock the economy and financial markets.<p>The risks laid out by SocGen are …

Economy

Asia Markets recap: Yuan or you off

Leuren Moret: Flight 370 downing was Energy weapons demo; Rothschild patent scam; Payback for Kuala Lumpur War Crimes Tribunal verdicts vs. Israel, US and UK

<i>“World War III will be a guerrilla information war with no division between military and civilian participation.”</i> <i>Marshall McLuhan (1911-1980),</i> …

Leuren Moret: Flight 370 was US demo for Putin; Patent scam; Payback for Tribunal vs Israel, US/UK

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Late Easter means best ski deals for a decade

Spring has sprung – and with it comes bouncing in some of the best late-season deals in a decade.<p>The early arrival of sun in the UK has prompted some tour operators to start pushing their best deals to remind the country's skiers and snowboarders the season still has life in it yet.<p>Easter, and …

Skiing

What should shareholders do about a rights issue?

How to survive a rights issue: As Barclays cash call deadline looms, what are investors' options?<p>By<p>Published: 08:41 EDT, 5 September 2013 | Updated: …

Investing

Bloomberg.com

Leonid Bershidsky<p>Putin’s Anti-Trump Support Group Fails to Jell<p>The global leaders meeting in St. Petersburg had little in common except their growing …

China to throw rates to the market soon — with big thanks to the Internet

Dark Souls 2 Review | Trusted Reviews

<b>Available on Xbox 360, PS3 (reviewed), PC (coming soon)</b><p>Admirably, From Software has resisted the obvious temptation. Demon Souls begat Dark Souls, …

Dark Souls

Apple iOS 7.1 Brings Major Improvements To The iPhone 4

Apple iOS 7.1 is now available for Apple’s devices, one device which has seen major benefits from the update is the iPhone 4.<p>According to a recent …

iOS

9 Chili Recipes That Are Like a Warm Hug

Is there anything better than a bowl of chili?<p>Really, though -- it's spiced, warm, and hearty; it's flexible enough to endure endless variations; and, above all, it's the ultimate crowd-pleaser. Whether you're vegan, gluten-free, or the dreaded picky eater, no one can turn up their nose at a bowl …

Cooking

The 12 Most Controversial Facts In Mathematics

The following 12 simple math problems prove outstandingly controversial among students of math, but are nonetheless facts.<p>They're paradoxes and idiosyncrasies of probability. And they're guaranteed to start an argument or two.<p>If you're looking for a mathematical way to impress your friends and …

Ukraine crisis: Crimea parliament asks to join Russia

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1058000/1058372_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524662243_3eed7b1a4bbdccb76621a2e611eed1b9<p><b>MPs in Crimea have asked Moscow to allow the southern Ukrainian region to become part of the Russian Federation.</b><p>The parliament said if its request was …

Brent vs. WTI Crude Oil - What is the Difference?

It’s used for cooking, transportation, and heat. Wars have been fought just to control small portions of it…<p>That’s right. I’m talking about oil.<p>Did …

You Can Pay Via Fingerprint With Samsung's Latest Phone

The company teamed up with PayPal to bring biometric scanning to its Galaxy S5<p>At Mobile World Congress today, Samsung announced the latest version of its flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S5. If it's anything like the S4, lots of people will buy it. Since it has a larger number in the front, it will …

Mobile

OBAMA TO PUTIN: WITHDRAW YOUR TROOPS

President Barack Obama spoke by telephone with Russian President Vladimir Putin Saturday afternoon, hours after the Russian parliament's approval of military force in the Ukrainian region of Crimea.<p>The White House said that the call lasted for approximately 90 minutes, with Obama calling Russia's …

Russia

Why did Samsung play it safe with the Galaxy S5's processor?

Of all the phone manufacturers out there, Samsung seems to have a particular talent for creating an anticlimax. Our first thought when holding the Galaxy S5 was that we'd been through all this before a year ago, with the equally underwhelming launch of the GS4. Our disappointment jibed with the …

Mortgage drought could 'kill housing recovery stone-dead' next month

Almost a third of borrowers who would be approved for a mortgage today could be rejected after April, according to the chief executive of a building society<p>Tens of thousands of borrowers could be turned down for mortgages this summer because they are deemed to spend too much on pets, eating out or …

Finance

Who holds the seven keys to the internet? – video

It sounds like the stuff of science fiction: seven keys, held by individuals from all over the world, that together control security at the core of the web. James Ball joins a private ceremony, and finds the reality is rather closer to The Office than The Matrix

SoulCycle withdraws IPO plans it filed back in 2015

May 25, 2018<br>6:31 PM<p>Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr is whistling a foul on those using professional athletes’ behavior during the playing of the national anthem as a litmus test for patriotism, and it’s one reason he’s glad his defending champions play in the NBA rather than the NFL.<p>May 25, …

Stock Markets

How the web was born: WWW turns 25

It was 25 years ago that the World Wide Web was born: from a plan to organise scientific data written in a nondescript Swiss office, it has grown to become one of the most important creations in human history. We look at how it all started.<p>In 1989 the internet - a global system connecting computer …

World Wide Web