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Facebook accused of targeting vulnerable teens with predatory ads [updated]

The Australian has obtained confidential internal documents from Facebook that supposedly show how it’s possible for the company to take advantage of teenagers’ insecurities to benefit advertisers.<p>The leaked document was written by two Australian Facebook execs and included how monitoring users’ …

Social Media

Keep Your Eyes On Copper's Trading Range

After President Trump’s election win in November, copper and other base metals surged higher due to excitement about infrastructure projects promised during the election campaign. Since then, prices have settled into a trading range as these promised infrastructure projects get pushed further into …

Apple just made its Microsoft Office killer free — here's how to download it

Now Apple's productivity apps have gone free. On Tuesday, Apple made the latest versions of Pages, Numbers, and Keynote for iPhones, iPads, and Mac free. We first saw the news on MacRumors.<p>Previously, the Mac versions of these apps cost $19.99 per app, and the iOS versions cost $9.99 per app. …

Landing Financing Without Taking on Debt or Giving Away Equity

If you haven't heard of royalty financing, now may be the time to study up and land that startup funding you need.<p><i>The following excerpt is from Entrepreneur's book</i> Finance Your Business<i>. Buy it now from</i> Amazon | Barnes & Noble | iTunes<p>Serial entrepreneur Aamer Sarfraz knows that raising money to …

Introduction to Recommendation engine

<b>Recommendation Engine</b><p>Introduction to Recommendation Engine <b></b><p><b>Today</b> we are going to start our exploration of machine learning by looking at …

How to Create Amazing Articles Even If You Suck at Writing

If you read any of my blogs, you’ll know that I write a lot about <i>writing</i>Why? What’s the big deal? Why am I obsessed with this topic?On the personal …

The future of food and agriculture: Trends and challenges

The report sheds some light on the nature of the challenges that agriculture and food systems are facing now and throughout the 21st century, and …

Believe it or not, these are Ikea shelves

This Ikea hack will awaken the math nerd in you.<p>Japanese artist and architect Takayoshi Kitagawa has created dramatic parabolic shelves out of …

Healthy like a Bike, Convenient like a Scooter!

Bikes are no different from scooters, but their schematic are vastly different. Scooters are leisurely automobiles. They focus on comfort and …

Industrial Design

Meet a Woman Who Keeps 500 Plants in Her Brooklyn Apartment

“I think that the only way I've really been able to survive in New York is by surrounding myself with plants,” says Summer Rayne Oakes, who lives in …

Rick Banks launches innovative online “type tester” for F37 Foundry

Graphic designer Rick Banks, who runs Face37, has launched a new website for his foundry F37 that allows designers to test out typefaces within a web …

40 Facts & Figures About The Current Global Economy For Social Innovators

A recent report released by the Business & Sustainable Development Commission is a a great snapshot of the global sustainable development trend. The …

Sustainability

Blockchain 'Crypto' Crowdfunding Phenomenon Primed For Industry Disruption & Beyond

As the blockchain technology trend has been picking up momentum, more and more start-ups have this year been hopping on the bandwagon and implementing cryptocurrency tokens and blockchain protocols as a means of crowdfunding their ventures. The ‘ICO’, the Initial Coin Offering, has become a …

Blockchain

Asian shares on the defensive as US yields, dollar rise

Some investors think the market will have reality check as soon as differences between the new administration and Congress appear over some of …

Jaguar Land Rover Breaks Ground on $1.3 Billion Slovakia Factory

Luxury carmaker Jaguar Land Rover has picked Japanese firm Takenaka and Czech company Vces, part of Bouygues group, as subcontractors for the Slovak …

Report: Japan's Renesas in talks to buy Intersil for $3B

Japan’s Renesas Electronics (OTCPK:RNECF) reportedly is in talks to acquire chipmaker Intersil (NASDAQ:ISIL) for as much as ¥300B (~$3B), with a …

Amazon launches real-time cloud data analysis

Amazon has launched Kinesis Analytics, a new service for its AWS cloud platform, reports TechCrunch.<p>The Kinesis service will allow developers to use standard SQL queries to analyze data being streamed to their cloud-based servers in real time. The service will also allow developers to easily create …

Rihanna, Anne Hathaway and Cate Blanchett cast in Ocean's Eight

CULTURE SEE<p>Ocean's Eleven, girl power style. Yes, Warner Bros have done it. Production is well under way for Ocean's Eight and with a dream cast as …

Don't Let Your Dress Shirt Make You Look Dorky. Follow These Guidelines.

While fashion and dress codes may be getting less formal, there are still many occasions that require a clean and proper dress shirt. There is an abundance of dress shirts for sale online and in stores, all with very minor differences between them to the untrained eye. But even these slight …

Judge Rules General Mills Must Face Lawsuit Over Cheerios Protein Claims

A federal judge has ruled that General Mills (gis) must face a lawsuit claiming it tricked consumers by marketing Cheerios Protein as a high-protein …

Google and GSK form venture to develop bioelectronic medicines

Britain’s biggest drug company and Verily Life Sciences, a division of Alphabet, have teamed up to tackle chronic conditions<p>GlaxoSmithKline has teamed up with Google’s parent company Alphabet to develop miniature electronic implants for the treatment of asthma, diabetes and other chronic conditions.<p>…

Miniature

Banking app usage soars in the UK

Consumer use of app-based banking is growing significantly in the UK, but not at the expense of web-based banking, according to a report from the British Banking Association.<p>Daily app logins rose about 60% from 7 million in 2014 to 11 million in 2015. At the same time, web-based banking logins only …

Banking

Until Congress Acts, Don't Invest in Startups to Make Money

Investing in startups used to be an option only for accredited investors, or people with a net worth of at least $1 million or income of $200,000 a …

Suitsupply Confidently Lands in San Francisco

Suits are synonymous with confidence. They are both a status symbol and a tool for power brokering. So what could be better than a suit that is perfectly tailored for a modern man? Not one inch of wasted space, not one inch of lost confidence; all style. This is the mantra that Suitsupply, a …

Clothing

Gold loses shine as it heads for first weekly loss since May

Bullion's longest rally in more than two years could draw to a close today, as an improving global outlook hit investor appetite for the safe …

Google Might Finally Compete With Apple In Smartphones

Google might already be competing with Apple in smartphone operating systems, but it has yet to make hardware. According to a new report, that could …

BOJ's regular dollar-supplying operation draws offers of $1.47 billion | Reuters

TOKYO (Reuters) - The Bank of Japan’s regular dollar-supplying operation drew offers of $1.47 billion, the central bank said on Tuesday, far greater than its last such operation before markets were roiled by Britain’s vote to leave the European Union.<p>A businessman walks past the Bank of Japan (BOJ) …

Pfizer's First Asian Biotech Center Will Be in This Country

Pfizer will invest $350 million to build a biotech center in China, the latest in a series of moves by pharmaceutical industry giants to set up shop …

Siemens Will Put $1.1 Billion Into New Startups Unit

German industrial group Siemens plans to invest $1.1 billion over the next five years in a new startups unit to help it develop businesses in areas …