Dave Masse

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Las Vegas: a place to get rich, but where the poor die younger

Research on the life-expectancy gap between America’s rich and poor finds Las Vegas among the worst; with unhealthy lifestyles and healthcare access to blame<p>Santiago Garcia knows that 46 is far too young to be having major heart problems.<p>He recently sat atop an exam table at a clinic that offers …

Neural Networks: What Are They, And Why Is The Tech Industry Obsessed With Them?

The likes of Google and Facebook are pegging their futures on neural networks. Here’s why they’re the future of computing.<p>From Deep Dream to Deep Drumpf, everyone’s talking about neural networks these days. But what the heck <i>are</i> neural networks and what do they mean for the future of computing and …

What Are Points & Miles Worth? April Monthly Valuations

<b>You can view all posts in the Monthly Valuation Series here.</b><p>One of the questions I’m asked most often is “How much is a point or mile worth?” The …

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Virgin America CEO Has Good and Bad News for Employees

For Virgin America’s 2,500 frontline employees, job security is likely in the offing with news that Alaska Airlines is acquiring the company — but …

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Yeongdo Haedoji Village Sight Tree / ADDarchi Architects Group

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Located aside atop the Bongnaesan Hill, Yeongdo, Busan, this village was named the 'Haedoji Village' …

Zaha Hadid's Jewelry Line For Georg Jensen Was Likely Her Last Completed Project

One of the few highlights of an otherwise cautious and subdued Baselworld watch and jewelry trade show was the March 17 unveiling of a new jewelry collection by Georg Jensen designed by the famed architect Zaha Hadid.<p>Due to a sad twist of fate the jewelry collection may have been Ms. Hadid’s last …

ASPIREist + Flipboard: Telling Stories, Inspiring Action

Millennials are not a monolith. What those of us born between the early 1980s to around 2000 have in common is: we’re well-informed. And we strive to do something meaningful with the information we’re given.<p>Which is precisely the premise of ASPIREist, a multiplatform show created by award-winning …

Newly Discovered Star Has an Almost Pure Oxygen Atmosphere

But good luck breathing in the bone-crushing gravity.<p>A newly discovered star is unlike any ever found. With an outermost layer of 99.9 percent pure oxygen, its atmosphere is the most oxygen-rich in the known universe. Heck, it makes Earth's meager 21 percent look downright suffocating.<p>The strange …

Stocks: 5 things to know before the open

Investors are very clearly in a bad mood and stocks are deep in the red.<p>Here are the five things you need to know before the opening bell rings in New York:<p><b>1. Jobs report:</b> The latest monthly jobs report from the U.S. government shows the economy added 215,000 jobs in March. The unemployment rate …