Erik Ryrlind

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Three California Gold-Rush Towns Worth Visiting

Floyd Øydegaard won’t let me leave his bookstore.<p>He’s talking to two fellow bearded reenactors and me about Lincoln’s outhouse.<p>“You see, he used a barrel so his coattails could hang off the back edge,” Øydegaard says, his lips smacking with excitement. “He was such a smart man.”<p>The 19th century has …

Travel

Billionaire VC: Startups are spending too much on useless 'window dressing'

"There's way too much money in the system ultimately still chasing few really great companies. And the problem with that is you have a bunch of impostor companies that get funded for a lot longer than normal cycles," Palihapitiya said during an interview.<p>If there was less money, companies would die …

Greece enters uncharted territory after referendum 'no' vote

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece lurched into uncharted territory and an uncertain future in Europe's common currency Sunday after voters overwhelmingly …

Europe

New Dietary Guidelines Reverse Recommendations on Cholesterol

<b>By Dr. Mercola</b><p>For the past half century, cholesterol has been touted as a grave health hazard, and dietary fat and cholesterol have been portrayed as …

Palestinians tear-gassed during West Bank protests

Palestinian, Israeli and foreign activists faced off against Israeli forces in the occupied West Bank village of Bilin where they marked 10 years of protest against Israel's separation barrier.<p>Hundreds of Palestinian activists organised a protest demanding Israel to open several roads it prevents …

Israel

PayPal And Dunnhumby Put $1.2m Into Pulsate, A Location Marketing Startup

Pulsate, a startup with a platform to deliver content for brands based on a user’s location and preferences, has raised $1.2 million in funding from PayPal and Dunnhumby (the customer science company). The money will be used to expand the platform and service customers.<p>Menlo Park-based Pulsate is a …

Eurozone needs to 'share risks', warns Bank governor

<b>Bank of England governor Mark Carney has warned the current structure of the eurozone puts it in an "odd position".</b><p>Mr Carney said sharing a currency without also sharing decisions on taxes and spending did not work.<p>"For complete solutions to current and potential future problems the sharing of …

Economics