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Tesla Just Lost One of Its Biggest Wall Street Boosters

Elon Musk’s might be working hard to convince investors that the proposed SolarCity-Tesla deal is a good idea, but Wall Street isn’t biting.<p>Now, …

The most hyped tech IPO of 2016 is living up to expectations

So far, this year has been excruciatingly slow for initial public offerings from the technology sector. But today (June 23) proved to be a bright spot with the market debut of Twilio, a San Francisco-based company that sends text messages on behalf of services like Uber and Whatsapp.<p>In their first …

Wall Street

Princess Diana's Totally '80s Favorite Dress Is Up for Auction – Plus Another Found at a Second-Hand Shop!

Princess Kate isn’t the only royal with second-hand shop connections.<p>A tartan wool dress coat by Elizabeth Emmanuel that belonged to Princess Diana …

Prince Charles

10 Affordable Countries That Are Budget Travelers Dream

Happiness is not in the mere possession of money; it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort. Well, that effort will be to …

Machu Picchu

BBC ON THIS DAY | 2 | 1945: Japan signs unconditional surrender

<b>1945: Japan signs unconditional surrender</b><p>Japanese officials have signed the act of unconditional surrender, finally bringing to an end six years of world war.<p>In the presence of 50 Allied generals and other officials, the Japanese envoys boarded the American battleship Missouri in Tokyo Bay to sign …

10 Apps You Probably Never Heard Of That Employees Are Sneaking Into Work

With our tablets, smartphones and cloud services, if we need an app, we get it ourselves.<p>This is drastically different than the way work tech used to be: bought by IT, set up by IT, issued by IT and controlled by IT. You didn't like what you were given? Oh well.<p>Interestingly, this has created …