Jeremy Harris

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Pipe dreams: can 'nano apartments' solve Hong Kong's housing crisis?

The city with the world’s tiniest and costliest living spaces may soon convert drainpipes into homes. The aim is to get young people on the property ladder – but how small is too small?<p>“Both indoors and out, life in Hong Kong can feel pretty suffocating at times,” says 39-year-old finance worker …

Hong Kong

"Closing" As A Real Sales Skill Is A Myth

For years, I mean for almost the entire existence of sales as a profession, the ability to “close” a deal has been the holy grail. We embraced with glee and admiration the Alec Baldwin character from Glen Garry Glenross and his ABC of sales. Always Be Closing. It sounded great, we attributed it to …

Selling

2019 Ford F-150 Raptor Gets Real-Time Adaptive Suspension and Off-Road Cruse Control

It may look the same, but there are some big changes underneath the refreshed Raptor.<p>In case you thought the F-150 Raptor wasn't capable enough off-road, well, Ford's just given it a bunch of performance-minded tech upgrades for the 2019 model year. The biggest change is in the Fox Racing shocks, …

Off-roading

How to read body language and use it to get ahead, according to a Secret Service agent

Most of us find ourselves in a meeting environment weekly, if not daily: Interviewing for a new job, giving a sales presentation to a client, running a meeting at the office, asking your boss for a raise, even breaching a touchy subject with your spouse at home. The list goes on.<p>The premise of each …

Public Speaking

42 Percent of Startups Fail for This 1 Simple Reason (It's Not What You Think)

Close to half of the over 100 startups analyzed made this mistake -- and never recovered.<p>CBI Insights recently analyzed 101 startup post-mortems (reports they wrote after they failed). The researchers extracted the top reasons startups fail, including things like a pivot going wrong; legal …

Startups

3 Business Tips For the Student Entrepreneur

janeb13 / PixabayMark Zuckerberg, Michael Dell, Larry Page, Sergey Brin, besides being billionaires do you know what else these superstar …

Entrepreneurship

Ford recalls 350,000 F-150s and Expeditions that can roll even when parked

Ford is recalling about 350,000 trucks for a problem that could cause them to roll even after the driver shifts into park.<p>The automaker says in a statement the issue affects 2018 Ford F-150 and Ford Expedition vehicles with 10-speed automatic transmissions, as well as Ford F-650 and F-750 vehicles …

Time Warner

Mexican president rebukes Trump over border threats

VERACRUZ, Mexico — Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto delivered his most direct public rebuke of President Trump on Thursday afternoon, in a national address that characterized Mexico as willing to cooperate with the United States but not at the expense of its sovereignty or dignity.<p>Peña Nieto …

Immigration

CDC scientist found dead in Atlanta after mysterious disappearance likely drowned, police say

A Centers for Disease and Control employee who mysteriously vanished two months ago was found dead in an Atlanta river and likely drowned, police said Thursday.<p>Timothy Cunningham, a promising official who aided the CDC in responses to Ebola and Zika outbreaks, went missing in February after leaving …

Crime

Trump Says He Wants To Send Up To 4,000 National Guard Troops To The Border

The president said he wants to deploy the troops while a caravan of migrants traveling from Central America marches toward the US.<p>President Trump told reporters aboard Air Force One Thursday he plans to send "anywhere from 2,000 to 4,000" National Guard troops to the southwest border as soon as …

2019 Ford Mustang Bullitt Unveiling

Ford brings back another classic in the Mustang Bullitt at Detroit auto show

2019 Ford Mustang Bullitt video debut

At $7,799, Could You Picture Yourself In This Sweet 1993 Toyota Pickup?

Look at today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe Toyota truck and then look at both its age and its mileage. Yeah, something just doesn’t add up. We’re going …

2018 Kia Stinger Review: Striving to Be Sporty

Kia has branched into sports-sedan territory with its new four-door hatchback Stinger.<p>The 2.0-liter, 255-hp turbo four-cylinder engine, paired with …

Why Cars are So Crucial to the Best Movies Ever Made

Filmmakers use automobiles as movie characters unto themselves. The relationship between the car and cinema is deep and complex. Let's examine the movie industry's love affair with the automobile.<p>Think about your personal favorite movies. Look at a list of the greatest films ever made. Chances are, …

2018 Ford Expedition Review: King of the Road Trip

The Ford Expedition makes a leap forward with this redesign, shedding weight while adding comfort, convenience, and optional safety features.<p>The …

What's the Greatest Used Luxury Car You Can Buy for Less Than a New Corolla?

It's shocking the amount of luxury you can get for just under $20,000.<p>Currently, the base price of a 2018 Toyota Corolla is $18,600. For that money, you get a new economy car with some basic features and the peace of mind of a warranty. But, if you're brave enough to put reliability lower on your …

The dealer destination fee: what is it, and should you pay it?

The facts behind destination fees, and the similar-sounding delivery fee.<p><i>This is part of a series breaking down all the terms you need to know if you're buying a new or used car from a dealership. Check out the rest of the series at our Car Buyer's Glossary.</i><p>Looking at the line-item breakdown of …

Used Cars

'Killer robots': AI experts call for boycott over lab at South Korea university

Academics around the world voice ‘huge concern’ over KAIST’s collaboration with defence company on autonomous weapons<p>Artificial intelligence researchers from nearly 30 countries are boycotting a South Korean university over concerns a new lab in partnership with a leading defence company could lead …

Artificial Intelligence

Noor Salman, the Orlando nightclub shooter’s wife, acquitted of charges she aided 2016 massacre

ORLANDO — The wife of the Orlando nightclub shooter was found not guilty Friday of aiding and abetting her husband’s deadly, Islamic State-inspired attack and obstructing the FBI’s investigation into the incident.<p>The stunning verdict means that Noor Salman, 31, can go free and that no one has yet …

Crime

Is Kim Jong-un Visiting Beijing? Online Video Fuels Speculation

BEIJING — A video that appeared to show the arrival in Beijing of an old-style green train of the kind that has been used by North Korea’s leaders fueled intense speculation on Monday that a high-level North Korean delegation, perhaps even one led by Kim Jong-un, was meeting Chinese leaders ahead …

North Korea

Stormy Daniels sues Trump lawyer Michael Cohen for defamation

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Porn star Stormy Daniels filed a lawsuit for defamation on Monday against President Donald Trump's personal attorney Michael Cohen.<p>The suit, filed by her lawyer Michael Avenatti in California, came a day after CBS aired a tell-all interview with Daniels regarding an affair she …

Donald Trump

In a one-two legal punch, Trump faces new jeopardy from sex scandals

President Trump faced new legal and political jeopardy Tuesday as a former Playboy Playmate and alleged paramour sued to break a confidentiality agreement and a judge rejected his move to quash a lawsuit stemming from a charge of sexual assault.<p>The developments, coming on opposite coasts, promised …

Ford Recalls 1.3 Million Cars for Steering-Wheel Loss and Clutch Wear

Ford is recalling 1.3 million cars in the United States for steering wheels that can break off from the column, the company announced Wednesday.<p>Loose bolts attaching the wheel to the column can lead to complete detachment of the wheel, Ford said. This issue has led to at least two accidents and one …

Auto Express tests BMW 7 Series vs Mercedes-Benz S-Class

These two German luxury-yachts have been competing against each other for decades and they’re closer than they ever have been. They’ve always been …

BMW

Apple Supplier Workers Describe Noxious Hazards at China Factory

At a Catcher Technology Co. manufacturing complex in the Chinese industrial city of Suqian, about six hours’ drive from Shanghai, workers stand for …

FBI chief says phone encryption is a 'major public safety issue'

The FBI's stance on phone encryption hasn't changed even if the President fired former director James Comey. At a cybersecurity conference in New York, current chief Christopher Wray has reiterated that the agency failed to access the content inside 7,775 devices within the fiscal year that ended …

Huawei releases a mesh Wi-Fi system it claims has ultrafast connection speeds

Speeds of up to 1867 Mbps, when the global internet speed is around 20 Mbps<p>Huawei doesn’t just make smartphones and laptops; it’s also getting into mesh Wi-Fi. Yesterday at CES, the China-based company announced a hybrid whole-home Wi-Fi system.<p>Like other mesh Wi-Fi systems, Huawei’s Wi-Fi Q2 …

Golden Globes: #MeToo, powerful Oprah speech dominate the night

"Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri" and "Lady Bird" won top honors at the Golden Globes on Sunday, capping off a ceremony defined by stirring speeches and caustic jokes about the sexual misconduct scandals roiling Hollywood.<p>"Good evening, ladies and remaining gentlemen," the host, Seth …

Entertainment