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Would These Crazy 3-D Ads Inspire You to Travel More?

You're walking down the street and you see a giant 3-D mouth singing opera. Maybe you see an enormous, realistic rugby player taking a shower. …

Netflix Is Testing A New Logo — Here's What It Looks Like

A new Netflix logo has been popping up on some of the video service's YouTube clips promoting original Netflix series such as "Orange Is the New Black." Here's what it looks like:<p>The logo was spotted by Reddit user AdviceBiker and can be found on Netflix's promotional videos for "Orange Is the New …

Orange Is the New Black

Tuesday Things.

<i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> May 6, 2014 41<p>1. Too many tacos last night. Cannot move today.<p>2. Don’t even know what to do with myself: brioche doughnuts with …

5 Tourism Trends We’re Tracking at Skift This Week

Every week we post hundreds of stories across various sectors in travel, connecting the dots across various global trends, and in these weekend posts …

Why Seattle Will Suffer If It Raises The Minimum Wage To $15

Not because of his inspired policymaking, but because Murray seems ready to turn his city into a gigantic laboratory for one of the most ambitious, and quite possibly misbegotten, labor market experiments in recent memory.<p>Yesterday, Murray announced a plan that would gradually raise Seattle's …

Income Inequality

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Facebook stock plummets nearly 20 percent in 2 days<p>Facebook's market value plunges 19% in one day<p>CEO who saved Fiat and Chrysler dead at 66<p>How to …

Wall Street

Shares In Nike Supplier Yue Yuen Drop To 5-Month Low After Controversial China Strike Ends

Shares in Nike supplier Yue Yuen Industrial dropped 4.6% to a five-month low of HK$22.85 at the Hong Kong Stock Exchange on Friday after a costly and controversial strike at a China factory reportedly ended.<p>Tens of thousands of employees joined a strike against the company last month in Guangdong …

Art Sherman, 77, Becomes Oldest Winning Kentucky Derby Trainer with California Chrome

California Chrome pulled away down the stretch for a dominant win the 140th Kentucky Derby on Saturday at Churchill Downs.<p>Taking charge at the top of …

California Chrome

Photo Gallery: Derby Day Hats

Churchill Downs

Ad of the Day: Watching Sex Scenes With Your Parents Is Weird, Says HBO

As someone who once, as a teenager, was watching this George Carlin bit when his parents walked into the room, I can appreciate SS+K's new HBO …

Media Agencies Are Bullish on Chicago

Lately, a whole string of media agencies are falling in love with Chi-Town.<p>As some marketers, especially heartland brands, see Chicagoans as more …

Toyota is becoming more efficient by replacing robots with humans

Car makers have embraced automation and replaced humans with robots for years. But Toyota is deliberately taking a step backward and replacing automated machines in some factories in Japan and creating heavily manual production lines staffed with humans, according to Bloomberg.<p>It’s an …

George Mason

Australia plane searchers investigate debris

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1062000/1062234_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534397202_d8ee740d85f5a3da3039bdd74b84b42a<p><b>Australia is investigating two objects seen on satellite images that could potentially be linked to the missing Malaysia Airlines plane, officials say.</b><p>…

Airplanes

Search for missing Malaysia Airlines plane expands to Indian Ocean

It's a mystery that authorities still haven't been able to solve: Where is Malaysia Airlines Flight 370?<p>There were still more questions than answers Thursday as U.S. officials said investigators will start combing the Indian Ocean as they look for the missing aircraft.<p>Why would authorities expand …

Rio Declares Public Holidays Around World Cup Final to Reduce Congestion

Rio de Janeiro, the city that will host soccer’s World Cup final, has decreed three public holidays during the tournament to try to ensure the city’s …

'There are no answers': Days later, no sign of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370

What made Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 go off the grid? Where is it now? And could two stolen passports be the key to unraveling what happened?<p>Questions such as these were more common than answers Monday as searchers kept looking for the Boeing 777 that vanished without a trace three days ago.<p>As …

There's A Huge Flaw In Apple's New Christmas Commercial

Apple has a new Christmas-themed commercial out this week.<p>It's a real tearjerker.<p>In the commercial, a teenage boy appears to be glued to his iPhone while the rest of his family celebrates Christmas together. The kicker? The teen was making a heartwarming video on his iPhone the whole time!<p>But …

Videography

See Which Major Restaurants Serve Coca-Cola Vs. Pepsi

Coca-Cola recently lost its contract with Buffalo Wild Wings to Pepsi.<p>The deal represented a victory for Pepsi in the infamous "soda wars."<p>We researched 34 of the top restaurant chains to see if they offered Coke or Pepsi.<p>Coke comes out the undisputed winner, with big contracts with McDonald's, …

Advertising

Fox Sells Out the Super Bowl

Fox has sold the last of its available in-game Super Bowl spots, securing an average rate of $4 million per 30 seconds of airtime for the Feb. 2 …

“DON’T TRAIN TOO HARD, DON’T MAKE IT TOO EASY”

San Diego, CA — I recently watched a documentary about 1960s Australian running great <b>Ron Clarke,</b> a true phenomenon in his day now known primarily for …

Russians don’t let winter hold them back. Do you battle the elements? Maybe you should #playrussian. Get inspired here: http://youtu.be/RzRm9--UmPw

Fox Has Sold Its Super Bowl Ads At A Record High Price

The Los Angeles Times reports that Fox has sold all of its commercial inventory for February's big game for an average of $4 million per 30-second spot, with some ad slots going for an all-time high of $4.5 million.<p>This tops last year's record prices, which topped out around the $4 million mark.<p>The …

An Inside Look At Banana Republic And Its Brand Strategy

Banana Republic started as a safari-themed store in San Francisco in the 1970s. A decade later, Gap bought it and transformed it into its more upscale brand. Today Banana Republic looks nothing like its earlier self; the in-store Jeeps have been replaced by shiny baubles, cashmere sweaters and …

Ten Ways Twitter's IPO Didn't Turn Out To Be Like Facebook's IPO

Twitter worked hard to make sure that its initial public offering didn’t turn into the kind of debacle that Facebook experienced when it started out as a publicly-traded company. Twitter sold 70 million shares for $26 each in its IPO and so far on Thursday things are looking very different than …

Twitter Flies On Its First Day As A Public Company: Shares Pop 74% On First Trades, Debuts At $45.10 And $31.8B Valuation

From a humble beginning as a failing podcast startup to an online conversation service now used by over 230 million people worldwide, Twitter today started its first day of trading as a public company with a bang. Trading on the NYSE as $TWTR, the stock opened up at $45.10, a pop of 73.5% on the …

The 1 Thing You Must Do In Every Job Interview

I recently interviewed an excellent candidate for a position at our growing startup, Likeable Local. The woman had an incredible resume, an …