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The FDA just approved a new cancer drug that’s part of a groundbreaking approach to tackling the disease

The FDA just approved a new drug to treat a form of blood cancer.<p>The drug, Tibsovo, is used to treat acute myeloid leukemia and is made by Agios Pharmaceuticals. It's the second approval for the company, whose first drug, Idhifa is also used to treat AML with particular genetic mutations.<p>The two …

High-Skilled White-Collar Work? Machines Can Do That, Too

One of the best-selling T-shirts for the Indian e-commerce site Myntra is an olive, blue and yellow colorblocked design. It was conceived not by a human but by a computer algorithm — or rather two algorithms.<p>The first algorithm generated random images that it tried to pass off as clothing. The …

Artificial Intelligence

Inside the creepy and impressive startup funded by the Chinese government that is developing AI that can recognize anyone, anywhere

A computer system that can track and identify any face anywhere may sound like science fiction, but, in China, two such companies are barreling ahead at making such technology an everyday reality.<p>The two startups, SenseTime and Megvii, are developing competing facial recognition platforms powered …

Artificial Intelligence

Go Here Not There: Five Brilliant Alternatives To Expensive Destinations...

Goodbye, pushy tourists…<p>Social media has changed the world more than anyone could’ve ever fathomed. It’s not only turned tragically cat obsessed …

These brownie cookie dough bars are the best of both worlds

Baked or raw? That is one of the most difficult questions to answer when it comes to cookies. But there’s a solution for those of us who love dunking …

$0 to $1,000 in a Day: How to Build an Ecommerce Business That Could Make You Millions

For our first video in the series $0 to $1,000, ecommerce expert Trevor Chapman chats about the type of site you need, the basics you must have before you launch and how to use email the right way.<p>Before you can run, you need to learn how to walk. The same logic goes for building a successful email …

eCommerce

How Netflix Redesigned Board Meetings

The board of directors of a public company has a long list of oversight responsibilities, but it is not always the case that directors receive the information they need to make fully informed decisions on key matters, such as strategy, succession, and performance monitoring. We recently studied a …

9 High-Protein, Low-Carb Recipes That You'll Want to Devour

Restricting yourself when it comes to what you eat can be challenging, but what about when you’re looking for high-protein, low-carb recipes? The …

Cargo raises $5.5M to let Uber drivers sell snacks and essentials nationwide

Cargo, a startup that wants to let every rideshare driver open their own convenience store in their car, has just raised $5.5 million in a round it’s calling seed preferred financing.<p>Over the summer we covered the company’s $1.75 million seed round, at which point they were just getting started. …

Snacks

► VIDEO: Passenger plane stuck on cliff edge after skidding off runway in Turkey

Passenger plane stuck on cliff edge after skidding off runway in Turkey<p>World<br>• Jan 14, 2018<p>Panic broke out on a Pegasus Airlines Boeing 737-800 when it …

Airplanes

The Little-known Type of Airline Ticket That Can Take You Around the World on a Budget (Video)

There’s a little-known type of airline ticket that could help travelers on a budget circumnavigate the globe.<p>A round-the-world ticket — sometimes …

Air Travel

Baked Nashville Hot Chicken Recipe - Printer Friendly - Chowhound

1Arrange the chicken pieces in a baking dish in a single layer. Make the marinade: In a medium bowl, whisk together the buttermilk, Dijon, garlic, …

Discovery could take guesswork out of making quantum dots

In a new paper, researchers describe the underlying mechanisms involved in creating a widely used class of quantum dots that use cadmium and selenium …

How to Get to Chile’s Most Beautiful Natural Attraction

Patagonia Park may be rugged, but you don’t have to be a hardcore adventurer to visit. With more than 720,000 acres, there’s something for everyone. …

Steepest funicular in the world opens in Switzerland

The steepest funicular railway in the world has opened in Switzerland, with gradients of up to 110 per cent.<p>Running from the valley floor in the town …

The New Hotels You'll Want to Book in 2018

New construction, renovated properties, all-inclusive resorts, an English manor house, luxury tents, and tiny pod rooms are among our long list of …

The 50 Best Places to Travel in 2018

From a remote, idyllic island to the world's design capital, these destinations have never been better. Start planning your 2018 travel now.<p>Travelers …

I Bought a Week’s Worth of Groceries at Whole Foods for Just $50. Here's How

Plus some general money-saving grocery tips.<p>There’s a reason Whole Foods has earned the nickname Whole Paycheck: It can definitely get pricey (hello, …

Google brings AI camera tools to the Raspberry Pi with AIY Vision kit

The circuit board provides the ability to run neural networks on the device<p>Google has announced the AIY Vision Kit, opening up a new way for …

The Venetian Private Island You Can Rent

A sneak peek inside Italy’s exclusive Isola Santa Cristina.<p>Not far from Venice lies Isola Santa Cristina, a little-known island in the Venetian …

Skip the big parks: This is the best place to go on a South African safari

Millions of visitors flock to South Africa every year to experience the country’s amazing wine and wildlife. Unfortunately, for the most part, the …

South Africa

Go Swimming in the Brazilian Desert in These Lagoons That Appear Like Magic Every Year

Nobody can put on an event quite like nature.<p>Every year, the sand dunes at Lençóis Maranhenses National Park in Brazil collect rainwater from about …

Experience Northern Lights magic at these 4 cozy Airbnbs in Iceland

It’s a popular MO to go on winter vacations that take you <i>away</i> from the cold, but there’s at least one travel-worthy wonder of the world that’ll make …

Northern Lights

11 Smart Gadgets to Automate Your Home When Traveling

Being able to manage an entire home remotely from a smartphone is something we’ve all been dreaming and talking about for a long time. You know, …

How China Helped A Finnish Start-Up Make The First Ever Crowd-Developed Computer

In 2006, 12-year-old Konstantinos Karatsevidis learned a lesson that has stuck with him to this day: “Southern China is the hardware capital of the world. If you want to make anything electronic related — you go to Shenzhen.”<p>Karatsevidis experienced this first hand with his parents, who own a fire …

AI might give you a personal assistant instead of taking your job

With the advent of artificial intelligence, assistants should no longer be a luxury confined to executives. We already have AI helpers in our personal lives, such as Apple’s Siri and Amazon’s Alexa, but now is the time to take this to the workplace.<p>Despite advancements in technology that promise to …

Artificial Intelligence

15 Life-changing Trips for Couples

One of the best parts of being in a relationship is having a built-in travel buddy, and one of the best parts of traveling with that built-in buddy …

You Need These Lemon Chicken Stuffed Shells in Your Life

Do you have some leftover chicken in the fridge that needs to be repurposed? If you do, great. If you don't, I highly suggest grabbing a rotisserie …

These Mountaintop Rooms Have Views That Will Make Your Vacation Unforgettable

We all want a room with a view, but if you want a room with THE view, it's to the mountains you must head.<p>Your mountain hotel of choice doesn't need …