Joshua Jiron

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As More Chinese Fall Victim to Terrorism, Beijing Fumbles for a Response

On Nov. 20, three Chinese executives were killed when Islamic militants stormed a hotel in Bamako, the capital of Mali. Shortly before, ISIS …

China

33 Books Millennials Need to Read Before Turning 30

To lay the foundation for a fulfilling career, turn to these classic titles.<p>Your 20s are a time for figuring out who you are and what you want from life.<p>While the only way to learn is to survive the inevitable cycle of successes and failures, it is always useful to have some guidance along the …

Books

Smart sidewalks bring free Wi-Fi to U.K. streets

You’ll never be without an Internet connection in U.K. towns and cities in the future, thanks to Wi-Fi-emitting sidewalks. Chesham in Buckinghamshire …

Learning Haskell

We strive to make Haskell for Mac the best learning environment for the Haskell programming language. It is not only easy to get started with Haskell …

Want to be a GCHQ spy? Play this game

The blueprints for a teleporting ray gun have been stolen. Clues that could lead to the perpetrator have been left all over the reception area. Each …

Social Issues

How Capitalism Changes Conscience

Let’s start with the graph below, which is my nomination for “most important graph in the world.” It shows GDP per capita from the year 1 to the year …

The Volkswagen Cheating Scandal Reveals the True Nature of Capitalism

Houston? We have a problem.<p>The extent of the cheating by Volkswagen in the latest corporate scandal is utterly astonishing. This was not a rogue employee. It was not an accidental slip-up. It was not the discovery of a mistake that they tried to paper-over.<p>No. This was premeditated cheating. In the …

51 Powerful Middle-Eastern Businessmen You Should Know

Here are the Middle East's seasoned business executives and up-and-comers, listed in no particular order of power or wealth, whom you should know about.<p>The Arab world is heating up with new job opportunities and economic growth fueled by the area's growing legion of powerful businessmen. …

Entrepreneurship

Is Space Mining Legal?

A controversial bill would give companies the right to own natural resources in space, and it may pass in the Senate by the end of September<p>If mankind is ever to become an interplanetary species, our outward expansion across the solar system probably can’t be fueled by NASA funding alone. Why did …