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12-Year Study of CEO Schedules Reveals Executives Need to Improve Their Time Management

CEOs don’t want for much. They have an abundance of resources, but are lacking in time to utilize them. In a 12-year study by Michael E. Porter and …

Time Management

Scientists Propose a New Kind of Matter Inside the Densest Stars

You might have a pretty rigid understanding of the way stuff should look, at the most basic level. It should have a nucleus that is orbited by …

Physics

PUBG Creator Loves Seeing Other Games Get Battle Royale Modes

From indie games like Fear the Wolves and Rapture Rejects to blockbusters like Battlefield V and Call of Duty: Black Ops 4, battle royale games were …

Gaming Industry

Wall Street Reacts as Netflix Focuses on Growth

shares are at an all-time high Thursday morning after the media company reported fourth-quarter earnings that easily topped Street expectations. Original programming has become a big, and successful, focus for the company, from “Luke Cage” to “Gilmore Girls.” The company also on Wednesday announced …

Warren Buffett predicted the fall of Eddie Lampert and Sears over 10 years ago

The $200 million loan (with the option to increase the amount to $500 million) will bring the total amount Lampert has lent Sears in the past two years up to at least $1 billion.<p>The fall from grace of both Lampert, once considered the "next Warren Buffett," and Sears was laid out by the Berkshire …

What venture capitalists are looking for at CES 2017

Hundreds of thousands of people are gathering in Las Vegas this week for the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show (CES), but what will get everyone buzzing this year? Undoubtedly, there will be talk about the latest smart television, connected devices for the home, autonomous vehicles and technology, …

Here’s what five venture capitalists are predicting for 2017

With 2016 now in the rear-view mirror, it’s time to take a quick moment to forecast what might be looming on the horizon in the near year.<p>Who better …

Think you know the language of startups? Take our quiz

Talk to the entrepreneurs who populate San Francisco, Silicon Valley or New York City’s Flatiron District, and you might think you’ve landed in a …

3 Things to Watch in the Stock Market This Week

Stocks logged solid gains last week, with positive earnings results helping lift both the <b>S&P 500</b> (SNPINDEX: ^GSPC) and the <b>Dow Jones Industrial Average</b> (DJINDICES: ^DJI) by about 2%. The indexes are back in positive territory for the year, but remain below the all-time highs they reached in late …

What Warren Buffett And Ann Graybiel Advise On Habits

Warren Buffett frequently explains to groups of university students that the best thing they can do is develop good habits. According to Buffett, while most students are at an age where they can still easily develop good habits, once you get older, it’s virtually impossible to change your behavior. …

Columbia University

Millennials Are Creators of New Economy

By <i>AsiaToday</i> reporter Jina Koh -"Millennials are unprecedented." As former MySpace CEO Mike Jones said, it's hard to define the millennials.<p>Whether you love them or not, you can't ignore them. As things are little tougher for millennials than their Baby Boomer parents, they are often described as …

The Ugly Unethical Underside of Silicon Valley

<b>By Erin Griffith</b><p>Illustration by Alconic for Fortune<p>December 28, 2016, 6:30 AM EDT<p>As the list of startup scandals grows, it’s time to ask whether …

These Are The Five Key Battlegrounds For The Big Tech Platforms In 2017

Technology companies will increasingly invest in artificial intelligence, virtual reality, and other emerging tech next year.<p>Large platform companies like Amazon, Apple, Google, Samsung, and Microsoft want to provide the operating system for our lives, and they will fight hard in 2017 to establish …

Did NASA Mars Rover Find a Signature of Past Life?

During its wheeled treks on the Red Planet, NASA's Spirit rover may have encountered a potential signature of past life on Mars, report scientists at …

Astronomers Have Discovered an Unexpected Object Orbiting Our Galaxy

Surprise!<p>Scientists have discovered a hidden dwarf galaxy orbiting our own Milky Way - and it could change our understanding of how dark matter holds …

NASA Captures Mesmerizing Footage of Clouds Drifting Above a Distant World

A fascinating new NASA video gives us a glimpse into the atmosphere of one of our solar system neighbors like never before. The footage shows cloud …

Astronomy

Mysterious x-rays are streaming our way from Pluto, and no one knows why

X-rays appear to be trickling away from Pluto, even though the dwarf planet has no obvious way of making the high-energy photons, a new study reports.<p>Given what researchers have learned about Pluto since the New Horizons spacecraft flew by in 2015, the discovery is surprising. For many planets and …

Rocket Man Redux: Elon Musk says SpaceX will blast off again next month

Musk, Space X CEO, believes the issues that caused a Falcon 9 rocket to explode will soon be fixed<p>Although engineers are still investigating the cause of the September explosion of SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket, CEO Elon Musk believes he knows what went wrong... and hopes the company can go back to …

Impossible Spaceship Engine Called "EmDrive" Actually Works, Leaked NASA Report Reveals

Though scientists are still trying to figure out how it doesn’t violate the laws of physics.<p>YouTube / Kaleb Austin Hopper<p>Will Sabel CourtneyView Will …

The Voice Actor Strike Is a Powder Keg for Video Game Industry Labor Issues

"We can’t reward one set of people and not take into account 99 percent of other people who don’t have that kind of that compensation. It’s not fair to the vast majority."<p>After almost 18 months of negotiations, SAG-AFTRA, the union representing the actors who voice video game characters, started a …

What Bethesda Softworks' new review policy means for consumers, game developers and you

Yesterday, game developer Bethesda Softworks announced on its blog that the company would no longer be sending review copies of new games any sooner …

Take-Two Interactive CEO on innovation and the future of video game industry

Take-Two Interactive CEO Strauss Zelnick told "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer on Thursday that he believes Take-Two's games will one day look like live …

The Videogame Industry’s Invisible Workforce: Part 1

<b>How A Conspiracy Of Silence Erased A Medium’s Humanity</b><p><b>A Special Report from</b> <b>Don’t Die</b><b><br>Reported and Written by David Wolinsky<br>Edited by Scott Gordon</b><p><b>Note:</b></i> …

Blizzard co-founder Allen Adham returns to the company after 12 years

Allen Adham, one of Blizzard’s three original co-founders, has returned to the company after more than a decade away from game development. He …

Are we looking for aliens in all the wrong ways?

SETI is searching for the same signals humans were producing in the 1960s. Why wouldn’t aliens do better?<p><i>“I know perfectly well that at this moment</i> …

Universe

The Search Is On For Alien Signals Around Tabby's Star

<i>There’s a remote chance that inexplicable light variations in a star in the Northern Cross may be caused by the works of an alien civilization.</i><p>1,480 …

Owlboy: the indie platformer that took 10 years to build

Many video games with famously protracted development times have one thing in common: they turned out to be huge disappointments.<p>Spore was Will Wright’s attempt to simulate the evolution of a life form from the microbiological stage to space-age civilisation. It took eight years to build and never …

Indie Gaming

The Dark Energy of a Theoretical Physicist

For Lisa Randall, science is the best way to deal with the foolishness of everyday life.<p>I wanted to meet the theoretical physicist Lisa Randall because of a novel I’m trying to write. My editor thought the problem was the main character, who was supposed to be a writer and a mother. To the editor, …

Video Games Are Boring

Video games are bigger than movies. Everyone's a gamer. I've devoted my life-no exaggeration-to video games for 14 years, working on titles such as …

Gaming Industry

Inside the Quest for a Real ‘Star Trek’ Warp Drive

It may be a while before starship captains can race across the galaxy, but engineers and physicists have a few ideas for making it so.<p>Within the <i>Star Trek</i> universe, traveling across the galaxy is a breeze thanks to the famed warp drive. This fictional technology allows humans and other civilizations …

Space Travel