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26 beautiful places you should visit before they disappear

Earth is home to some incredibly beautiful destinations.<p>But unfortunately, some of the most stunning natural sites and iconic man-made structures are in danger of disappearing because of climate change and human carelessness.<p>In honor of Earth Day, we found 26 places travelers should visit while …

Jihadi fighters in Iraq and Syria reveal the apocalyptic motivations of the militant movement that has hijacked the Syrian uprising – and transformed the Middle East<p>For more than a century, Dabiq was one of northern Syria’s forsaken villages, a speck on a vast agricultural plain between the Turkish …

Middle East

11 Decisions That Will Make You Happier | Inc.com

When was the last time you stopped to do a big-picture assessment of your life and career? If it's been more than a year-or worse, you've never done one at all-now is the time.<p>Why is this so important? Because in the crush of daily life, daily obligations, and daily deadlines, it's impossible to …

Happiness

9 free things rich people do that make them more successful

Sure you have.<p>A great idea, motivation, persistence, and a little luck helps, but most successful people share certain habits.<p>Here are nine habits that have helped place them on the top:<p>Ray Dalio, the founder of Bridgewater Associates, told The Huffington Post in 2013 that "Meditation, more than …

Microsoft's new web browser is up to 112% faster than Google Chrome

In a Windows blog post on Wednesday, Gabe Aul, Microsoft's head of the Windows Insider program, announced a new set of benchmarks for Microsoft Edge, the company's new web browser made for Windows 10.<p>Microsoft Edge showed significant performance gains over Google Chrome, but what's most impressive …

Airlines are banking on a Boeing plane that isn’t real yet

A plane that doesn’t even exist is reportedly exciting the masses at the Paris aviation expo this week.<p>The new Boeing jet, called “Mom” for “middle …

Forget Auto Pilot: Bosch Builds Twin Self-Driving Teslas

This week, Tesla co-founder and CEO Elon Musk talked about the electric car company’s Auto Pilot self-driving technology and how he’s been personally testing it. But for all the hype surrounding the new feature, it’s more akin to driver assist systems that have been on the market for several years, …

Gravity-defying 3D printer to print bridge over water in Amsterdam

The 3D-printed home has been accomplished -- and apparently the next step is something a little more structurally challenging. A 3D-printing company based in Amsterdam has developed a revolutionary, multi-axis robotic 3D printer that can "draw" structures in the air -- and it's planning to build a …

3D Printing

If you haven’t yet heard – Apple will, at the end of this month, launch the world’s first 24/7 live radio station focused, (in the words of record producer, Jimmy Iovine), on serving up “great music” to its listeners. Despite some believing that the station’s head – former Radio 1 DJ Zane Lowe – is […]

If you haven’t yet heard – Apple will, at the end of this month, launch the world’s first 24/7 <i>live</i> radio station focused, <i>(in the words of record</i> …

Music Festivals

Solo poses dilemma for US Soccer

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Once one of the prominent faces of the U.S. women's team, promoted alongside stars like Alex Morgan and Abby Wambach, Hope …

The Dynamic New Trends Of Entrepreneurship

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Entrepreneurship is fast emerging as a transformational megatrend of the 21st century given its capacity to reshape economies and industries …

iOS 9 is turning the iPad into what it always wanted to be: the new-age PC

Split-screen multitasking and more pave the way for a more serious iPad<p>Apple's upcoming iOS 9 has a bunch of under-the-hood performance improvements and new features, like a new, more intelligent personal assistant. While all iOS devices dating back to 2011's iPhone 4S will benefit from the new …

What does the sale of AC Milan mean for the future of the club?

One of Italy's biggest clubs has fallen on hard times, but a rich investor has snapped up a huge chunk of the club. Can Milan turn their fate around?<p>Italian football giants AC Milan have for too long been cash-strapped and an increasing embarrassment in Serie A. Now, that might change, after Thai …

Big British banks are competing to see who can cut the most jobs

You call those job cuts? <i>These</i> are job cuts.<p>A few months ago, RBS announced a plan to cut a whopping 14,000 jobs, the equivalent of shuttering a decent-sized multinational company. Today, HSBC upped the ante considerably—it unveiled an aggressive new cost-cutting plan that features up to 25,000 job …

Apple is getting smarter with search and keeping its users away from Google

At its annual Worldwide Developers Conference yesterday, Apple announced updated versions of its mobile and desktop operating systems, including a focus on search, powered by its Siri “assistant” technology.<p>Apple is moving search closer to how we actually think—the stream of consciousness of errant …

Apps

Champions League 2014/15: 10 Biggest Surprises

The Champions League is finished for 2014-15, with Barcelona crowned champions after beating Juventus 3-1 in the final in Berlin. An enticing, exciting and entertaining campaign will be shelved and added to the history books.<p>But here at B/R we're still reacting and reliving some of the best …

Soccer

Le Bourget Paris Air Show 2015: What to watch for | CNN Travel

Slaven Bilic Appointed West Ham United Manager: Latest Details and Reaction

Former West Ham United defender Slaven Bilic has been appointed as the new manager at Upton Park following the departure of Sam Allardyce at the end of the 2014-15 season.<p>The Croatian recently parted ways with Besiktas after two years in charge at the Turkish club and takes over at the helm for the …

Soccer

iPhone apps on sale for FREE Limited Time

<b>iPhone apps on sale for FREE and Paid Limited Time</b><p>It would seem that there at last may be some hotter climate on its way toward the Upper east, and …

Here are the best iOS 9 features Apple didn't mention at WWDC

Apple’s WWDC keynote focused on a number of big new features, like Apple Music, predictive Siri and its News app, but there were a number of smaller features the company didn’t mention.<p>The beta that’s available to developers is only an early version of what you’ll get later this year when it’s …

iOS 9: Will you be able to upgrade your iPhone or iPad?

Apple will release iOS 9 this fall, but will your iPhone or iPad be up to the job of running it?<p>As expected, Apple will make iOS 9 available sometime …

Why VC Kevin Kinsella Thinks Uber Could Burst the Tech Bubble | Inc.com

Veteran venture capitalist Kevin Kinsella has a message for fast-growing startups: Take the money and run--far away from Uber.<p>Kinsella, founder of Avalon Ventures and an investor in tech and life sciences companies, has been sounding the alarm recently about the high valuations of tech companies. …

Venture Capital

Barcelona's End of 2014/15 Season Awards

Barcelona can look back on 2014/15 as another one of their best seasons ever.<p>By becoming the first side ever to complete the treble twice, the Catalans have cemented their place at the pinnacle of world football, and it remains to be seen if Luis Enrique's side can go on to complete another …

Soccer

American Air's Charlotte Hub Looks to 3.5% Annual Growth, More Local Traffic and Asia Flights

Even before work was completed in April on a $1.8 billion ten-year improvement program, officials at Charlotte Douglas International Airport were putting together a $2.5 billion improvement program for the next ten years.<p>The $4.3 billion in spending is one more sign that Charlotte Douglas, a big …

How These 7 Entrepreneurs Stay Super Organized | Inc.com

I'm not an organized person. I can get pretty detail-oriented and hyper-focused (I have many other faults!) but I tend to keep things stuffed in a drawer or hall closet, rely too much on technology to keep me from spiraling out of control, and don't keep track of physical objects like I should …

Photograph: PA/Mark Allen/BBC<p>Radio 1 lost nearly 1 million listeners as Nick Grimshaw’s breakfast show hit a 12-year low<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/6/8/1433777975506/bfffa89e-32eb-4640-b77e-cd9ffe8c3696-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: PA/Mark Allen/BBC<p>Radio 1 lost …

Radio Industry

Paul Pogba's Champions League Final Display Shows Juventus Stay Is Best

As has so often been the case in recent years, Andrea Pirlo spoke most eloquently for Juventus on Saturday night. While it’s normally his feet that put it best, it was his tears that did the talking on the Olympiastadion pitch after the Champions League final defeat to Barcelona.<p>The midfielder’s …

Soccer