Jeremy Williams

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What A Half-A-Trillion Dollar Money Manager Says About China

Scotland based Aberdeen Asset Management has its hands in everything. It’s one of the biggest investment companies in the world, with a whopping $480 billion under management. And, they’re not afraid of China.<p>“There is a huge amount of investor interest in China as it has emerged as a key driver …

Stock Markets

iOS 9 finally brings the Wi-Fi feature we’ve wanted for years

Here’s an annoying issue that iPhone users are all too familiar with: You’re surfing the web on a Wi-Fi connection that your device automatically …

Tech Trends

Donald Trump Claims The 'Real' Unemployment Rate Is 18%. Here's What The Data Says.

After Donald Trump announced his latest bid for the presidency, I reached out to get details on Trump’s plan to replace Obamacare, and posted that interview on FORBES last week. But for many FORBES readers, the most eye-catching part of the interview wasn’t Trump’s plan for health care.<p>It was what …

Donald Trump

See the secret airplane bedrooms where flight attendants sleep on long-haul flights

But where do they do it?<p>Most Boeing 777 and 787 airliners have a secret stairway that leads to a tiny set of windowless bedrooms for the cabin crew — and few people know they even exist.<p>See what the secret cabins look like.<p><i>An earlier version of this story was written by Jim Edwards.</i>

Aviation

This one map explains the entire worldwide economy

A new map by the folks at HowMuch.net provides a fascinating perspective on the worldwide economy.<p>The map represents each country relative to the size of its nominal gross domestic product, the type of GDP that is not adjusted for inflation. The larger the area, the larger the size of the …

Geography

U.S. Company Challenges Japan To Giant Mech Battle

In other sad robot news, MegaBots, a U.S. robotics company, has challenged a Japanese robotics company (Suidobashi Heavy Industries -- the maker of …

Giant Shredding Machine Destroys Whole Engine Blocks

This is a video of a Hammel Red Giant Car Shredder eating a bunch of engine blocks (previously: a shredder eating a whole car before crunching on a …

Eating

Whee, We're Free!: Blue Angels Fly-By On Florida Beach Sends Everyone's Tents And Umbrellas Flying

This is a short video from a Blue Angels flight demonstration over the weekend in Pensacola, Florida when Blue Angel #5 does a low fly-by and sends …

Demonstration

Amy Schumer’s Star Wars Parody Photos Attract the Ire of Lucasfilm

In more <i>Star Wars</i> photo news, last night the official <i>Star Wars</i> Twitter account totally disavowed any connection with the somewhat risqué GQ spread …

Donald Trump just took his feud with the Huffington Post to the next level

Trump's attack on the website came after the Huffington Post announced it would cover Trump's presidential campaign on its entertainment page rather than in its politics section. Huffington Post Washington bureau chief Ryan Grim also dismissed Trump as "a clownshow" in an interview about the …

Donald Trump

Congressman: 'I Think The Psychiatrists Would Have A Field Day With' Obama

"This is a president that will sacrifice anything, anything near and dear to us, anything that a million four people in uniform, men and women, that have given up their lives to preserve."

Psychiatry

Watch in awe as an F-16 fighter jet ascends to 15,000 feet in 20 seconds

One of the most nerve-wracking parts of a flight for many people is takeoff. Once the plane is at cruising altitude, everything’s all right, but …

How Sci-fi Ships...

<b>The Fastest Ship in the Universe: How Sci-fi Ships Stack Up</b><p>From the Millennium Falcon to the USS Enterprise, science fiction has shown us a vast …

Science Fiction

Welcome to Don Quixote airport: cost €1bn - now it could sell to China for €10,000

A Chinese consortium plans to turn the vast ghost airport at Ciudad Real in barren central Spain into a global freight hub<p>It cost €1bn (£694m) to build and was on sale for a knockdown price of €40m, but now looks set to be sold for just €10,000. Ciudad Real airport, one of the most notorious …

Airports

It took Tom Cruise 8 takes to pull off this insane 'Mission Impossible' airplane stunt

That stunt was not aided with CGI; Cruise was really hanging off the side of a plane.<p>A new behind-the-scenes video gives a closer look at how exactly they pulled this wild stunt off. He even had to pull the stunt off eight times in order to get it just right.<p>It took a lot of preparation, including …

Mission Impossible

A cord-cutter’s dream come true: Apple finally cracks networks in time for fall Apple TV refresh

Apple might not be working on a standalone TV set of its own, but the company is still interested in changing the way you watch TV. And in the …

Smart TV

Here's what income inequality looks like around the world

On July 14, 1789, the French stormed the Bastille, a medieval fortress-prison in Paris in one of the key moments of the French Revolution.<p>The average people were fed up with the Ancien Régime — aka the monarchy — and they were protesting the vast inequality between themselves and the upper …

Income Inequality

Inhabitat's Week in Green: cliffside homes and The Bark Knight

<i>Each week our friends at Inhabitat recap the week's most interesting green developments and clean tech news for us -- it's the Week in Green.</i><p>What if your car was powered by sunlight? It sounds like a dream come true -- but that's exactly what a team of Dutch engineering students have cooked up. The …

5 Excellent Retirement Calculators (And All Are Free)

Confession time. I’m a pushover for online calculators. Actually, any type of gadget gets my attention (hold on while I check email on my Apple Watch). But there’s just something sublime about an online financial calculator that enables us to see our finances or investments in a unique and …

Retirement

Small Child Pokes a Big Hole in Airlines' Argument Against Throwaway Ticketing

Airlines see themselves as selling transportation between A and C at a certain price. That a connecting itinerary stops at B is immaterial.<p>A …

Washington D.C.

Last US Airways Flight Expected to Land This October

The last flight for US Airways will take place this fall, and one more name in airline history will disappear.<p>The farewell flight for US Airways will …

Aviation

Why many experts missed this: Cheap oil can hurt US economy

WASHINGTON (AP) — If there was one thing most economists agreed on at the start of the year, it was this: Plunging oil prices would boost the U.S. economy.<p>It hasn't worked out that way.<p>The economy is thought to have shrunk in the January-March quarter and may barely grow for the first half of 2015 …

Oil & Gas Industry

Delta Air Lines Goes To War With Travel Agents

Back before the internet existed, one of the preferred ways to buy an airline ticket was through a travel agent. With expert knowledge in airlines, schedules and the systems used for indexing and selling tickets, travel agents could help consumers comparison shop and find the right airfare, all for …

Delta Airlines

Incredible photos reveal how aircraft's nose COLLAPSED after bird flew into Turkish Airlines plane carrying 125 passengers

• <b>Boeing 737-800 was involved in bird-strike landing at Nevşehir in Turkey</b>• <b><br>Plane had 125 passengers on board, not believed to be any injuries</b>• <b><br>Pilot</b> …

Confusion and Complexity Coming to Retirement Investing

2015 will be the year of confusion for many when it comes to determining where they should save for their retirement.<p>New plans, products and proposals mean that we are likely to see massive changes to our tax-advantaged retirement system in the future, whether it be from state governments or …

Retirement

Bush Finally Lets Loose on Obama

In a closed-door meeting with Jewish donors on Saturday night, former President George W. Bush delivered his harshest public criticisms to date …

Wal-Mart CEO reveals the company's 8 biggest problems

With sales in the US lagging, Foran has traveled to Wal-Mart stores across the country in search of ways to improve customers' experiences with the retailer.<p>Foran shared what he learned during his travels in a meeting with investors on Wednesday. Here's what he said:<p><b>1. Many Wal-Mart stores lack</b> …

Profit

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