Michael Bejarano

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The 10 Best Party Beaches On Earth

<i>By the Editors of Condé Nast Traveler</i><p>These are the world's best beaches to eat, drink and play, as chosen by <i>Condé Nast Traveler</i> readers.<p><b>10. Super Paradise Beach, Mykonos, Greece</b><p><i>Courtesy Mykonos Grand Hotel & Resort</i><p>If the name alone isn't enough of a hook, Super Paradise Beach on the island's …

I Heart My City: Andreina’s Panama City

Avid traveler and Venezuelan national <b>Andreina Pantin</b> moved to the Republic of Panama in 2009, and has been exploring the ins and outs of its capital city ever since. The strategic planning consultant and mother of two believes that “to love a place, it is important to know it, its people, and its …

Panama City

You Haven't Done Greece Till You've Been to These 7 Islands

Relaxing on the Greek islands is easy. Finding a unique outdoor adventure? Much trickier. So take it from someone who has lived there and stop the guessing.<p>The Greek islands I hear so many people speak of—laconic beaches, party towns and small villages populated by idyllic whitewashed buildings—are …

European Travel

Don't Make These 8 Classic Tax-Filing Fails

These common mistakes can keep you from getting the refund you're owed.<p>Slipping up on your taxes can exact a high price. Some of the most frequently …

We're Now Getting A Sense Of The New Gambling World Order

It's a dramatic shift to be sure, one with the ability to cripple companies unprepared for lean times, and as of Wednesday we have a better idea of who will survive these changes.<p>That was when Las Vegas Sands, the largest casino firm in the US, reported a fourth-quarter earnings beat.<p>How the firm …

Las Vegas

Netflix Opened The Door For Short Sellers With One Sentence From Its CEO

The company reported 54.5 million streaming paid members and 57.4 million total members, as well as 2.43 million international subscriber adds versus 2.1 million estimated — a great report for the longs.<p>But it was also a great one for people who think Netflix stock is overvalued. One sentence from …

Profit

Jamie Dimon Says Banks Are Under Assault As He Announces $4.9 Billion Profit

We should all do so well while under assault.<p>JPMorgan Chase earned $4.9 billion in the fourth quarter of 2014, the company announced on Wednesday, down from a year ago, but capping what CEO Jamie Dimon called a record year for the biggest U.S. bank by assets.<p>Despite this success, Dimon warned that …

Samsung Unveiled Its New Super-Cheap Smartphone – And It Sounds Like A Disappointment

The ZI was originally touted for sale in Russia in 2014 but the company pushed it to January 2015 and instead released it in India. The smartphone was made available on Wednesday and costs just Rs 5,700 ($90 or £59).<p>In a press release, Samsung writes:<p>The smartphone market in India is rapidly …

Brokerage

Putting IBM's $25 Billion Stock Price Crash In Perspective

IBM is an icon of the technology industry. Or at least it was.<p>IBM once stood alongside Microsoft and Intel as icons at the forefront of the technology industry. But now, it's on its way to making history — and not in the good way.<p>The technology company is sent to end 2014 as the worst performing …

Venture Capital

5 Caribbean Resorts Made for Families

<i>tinyfroglet / Flickr</i><p>Planning a vacation that makes everyone in your family happy can be a challenge. Every family member has different hobbies and interests, and what constitutes "fun" can be entirely different from one person to the next.<p>This is especially true when it comes to kids. Depending on …

Architizer

Modern Architecture

Architizer

16 Reasons To Add Blue To Your Bathroom

16 rooms that prove that the most stylish, soothing powder rooms all make excellent use of blue<p>16 rooms that prove that the most stylish, soothing powder rooms all make excellent use of blue. Plus, don't miss our round-up of stunning and affordable blue bath accessories

10 Things Nobody Tells You About Staging Your Home For Resale

Though it may not be realistic, every homebuyer dreams of purchasing a property that looks like it belongs in the pages of <i>Better Homes and Gardens</i>. …

The Daily Routines Of 26 Of History’s Most Creative Minds

10 p.m. to 7 a.m.: Sleep. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.: Be a genius.<p>Even Beethoven and Balzac had just 24 hours in a day. How did history’s most prolific minds schedule their greatness? Based on research from Mason Currey’s <i>Daily Rituals: How Artists Work</i> (which we covered previously here), a new interactive …

7 weird things money does to your brain

The emerging field of neuroeconomics helps explain what your brain looks like on cash. It’s not always pretty<p>Money is packed with meaning, and it impacts our personalities, our relationships, and how we think. As you might imagine, a lot of stuff is going on in our brains when we think about money, …

Children Reason Differently from Adults

Editor’s note: Brain Basics from <i>Scientific American Mind</i> is a series of short video primers on the brain and how we feel, think and act. Below is a …

This Video About Worry Will Really Make You Think

"Can you allow your mind to be quiet?"<p>British philosopher Alan Watts poses the question in his speech on worry, which he describes as "a mind in the grip of vicious circles." Tragedy & Hope wonderfully illustrates the cycle of worry in the video above, layering visual elements with Watts' original …

See Life: Layered Wooden Sculptures Inspired by Reefs

Manchester born, Los Angeles raised artist Joshua Abarbanel’s work makes me feel feelings inside – all kinds of happy feelings. The three-dimensional …

A Vancouver Home that Looks Like an Urban Sculpture

Architect Oliver Lang, of Lang Wilson Practice in Architecture Culture (LWPAC), and Vanglo Sustainable Construction Group builder Martin Warren (who …

The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …

‘The first billionaire in hip-hop’: A drunk Dr. Dre seemingly confirms Apple’s Beats buyout

Reports of Apple’s pending Beats Electronics acquisition has left the vast majority of us scratching our heads, but if you thought this was just another spurious claim from anonymous supply chain blabbermouths, you can think again. Not only did the story come from reputable sources, but it has been …