Dora Zikouli

22 Added | 5 Magazines | 23 Likes | 13 Following | 1 Follower | @DoraZikouli | Keep up with Dora Zikouli on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Dora Zikouli”

IMF urges governments to tackle record global debt of $152tn

The debt level is more than twice the size of the global economy and unprecedented as a proportion of GDP, the Fund says<p>The International Monetary Fund has urged governments to take action to tackle a record $152tn debt mountain before it triggers a fresh global financial and economic …

Economics

Do ladies-only taxis and trains empower women—or set them back?

On July 1st of this year, a Florida woman went to a bar for a friend’s birthday celebration. After a couple of drinks, she called Lyft—a ride-sharing …

Feminism

50 must-have Google Chrome extensions (and they're all free) | ZDNet

Get more done with free privacy and productivity extensions for Google Chrome<p>Here are 50 extensions that focus on privacy and productivity. With …

Software

Google partners with GlaxoSmithKline on $700 million 'bioelectronic' venture

Forget pills. Alphabet wants to cure what ails you by focusing on electrical signals.<p>Google's (GOOGL) parent company is partnering with GlaxoSmithKline (GLAXF), the leading British pharmaceutical firm, to launch a new company to develop "bioelectronic medicines," according to a joint announcement …

Google Fiber

Warren Buffett's Best Investing Advice in 10 Quotes

"Rule No. 1: Never lose money. Rule No. 2: Never forget Rule No. 1"<p>One great way to learn the basics of investing is by studying the greatest …

Investing

How Vector Space Mathematics Reveals the Hidden Sexism in Language - MIT Technology Review

Back in 2013, a handful of researchers at Google set loose a neural network on a corpus of three million words taken from Google News texts. The …

Machine Learning

50+ Easy Cupcake Recipes to Make From Scratch

Roomi raises $4 million to help you find a roommate

At first glance, Roomi looks like just another rental listing app. But there’s a twist — all of these homes already have tenants.<p>An alternative to Craigslist, Roomi thinks it can find you a better roommate. Are you a gym rat? Do you like to throw parties? The app syncs with Facebook to give you a …

Apps

#Recipe : 5 Ingredient Lemon Chicken

Recipes<p><b>Ingredients</b><p>4 boneless skinless chicken breasts (450 grams/ 1 lb)<br>2 teaspoons lemon pepper seasoning<br>30 grams (1/4 cup) all-purpose flour<br>2 …

<b>Warning</b>: include(/home/n598925/public_html/wp-content/advanced-cache.php): failed to open stream: No such file or directory in</b> …

HTML

Michael Bloomberg Has a Lot to Lose From a Trump Presidency

Michael Bloomberg’s decision to endorse Hillary Clinton for the presidency very much reflects his belief – first articulated in a Bloomberg View …

Bernie Sanders

The 'tampon tax' is not a marginal issue - it's the force of structural sexism at work

In New York they have repealed the tax on menstrual products as a matter of social justice. In Australia we still have what amounts to a tax on being a woman<p>I’m sick of conversations about the tax on tampons being shut down by claims that there are more important issues to worry about. Of course …

Feminism
Government

The assimilation of robots into the workforce as peers, not replacements

David Bruemmer Contributor<p>David Bruemmer is the co-founder, president and CTO of 5D Robotics.<p>One might ask why we would ever want to create robots that can do human work when we have so many people who need jobs. The goal of robotics should not be to replace humans with robots, but rather to …

Pew Research Center

Women in Male-Dominated Career Fields Watch a Unique U.S. Presidential Campaign

Dr. Linda Liau works with the precision of a master, peering into a patient’s head with magnifying loupes as she removes a brain tumor.<p>When Liau was …

Sexual Harassment

But What If Trump Loses

Many Americans watched last week's Republican convention with horror and trepidation. Rudy Giuliani's quadrennial temper tantrum was even more animated than during previous conventions. Ben Carson gave a speech that married his own bizarre brand of evangelical Christianity with reasoning that one …

The general election opposition that will finally stop Trump: women voters

More than 70 percent of women voters view Donald Trump negatively — and for good reason<p>It’s been a little over a year since Donald Trump came down a flight of escalators to greet a crowd of supporters. You probably weren’t watching that day. If you were, you probably laughed it off as a joke. I …

Government

Wall Street Women: Harassed and Power-Hungry

In an early scene in “Equity,” a new movie about women investment bankers, the protagonist, Naomi Bishop, delivers an address at her alma mater and describes how she became one of the top bankers for a firm that might be modelled after the former Bear Stearns. “I like money,” Bishop, played by Anna …

3 Important Tips from Powerful Women on What it Takes to Succeed | Inc.com

What does feminism mean to you? Part of what feminism means to me is being able to pull other qualified, ambitious women into positions of power by sponsoring, mentoring, or being a role model. <i>Ambition in Black and White: The Feminist Narrative Revised</i>, a recent Center for Talent Innovation (CTI) …

Manhattan

29 DIY Starbucks Recipes That Will Save You Tons Of Cash

Make your own "pink drink" right in your kitchen!