Michael Brozio

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The 7 Books Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella Says You Need To Lead Smarter

The well-read CEO recommends books that have informed his own thinking and that of his team at Microsoft in formulating the company’s turnaround.<p>If you spend time with Satya Nadella—as I did on several occasions this year while researching our new cover story on the dramatic impact he’s had on …

The 20 greatest cities for an autumn break – and where to stay

As the crowds depart, it's time to soak up the urban charms of 20 great city break destinations. We pick 20 of the best destinations, from Barcelona to Bruges.<p>1. Amsterdam<p><b>Why go?</b><p>Forget spring flowers and songs about tulips: autumn is the time to visit Amsterdam. The city is at its best as the …

The 10 buildings you must visit in your lifetime

This weekend, architecture lovers across the city can enjoy free access to more than 800 of London's historic buildings as apart of the annual Open House London event.<p>A spiral stair no wider than your shoulders. A whispering gallery. A raven by Norman stone. When we are very young, we experience …

Sydney Opera House

Brilliant Things To Do in September

Whether you're in the mood for photography, film, literature or food this month, look no further than our curated guide<p>Exhibitions<p><b>States of America:</b> …

The Best Outdoor Events In The UK, For Summer 2017

Ditch the sofa for the sunshine with ELLE's outdoor culture edit<p>From Frieze's sculpture park, to ballet in Trafalgar Square, here's our pick of the …

A Secular Turning Point: The End Of The Great U.S. Cycle

As G. W. F. Hegel and Morpheus observed, “fate, it seems, is not without a sense of irony.” The great financial crisis initially seemed to embody the demise of the U.S. Century. The country’s ethos of capitalism had been contaminated by pervasive greed. Its consumption and finance-driven economic …

Economics

The way to fight the Tories in June’s election is to turn Brexit against them

There is a unique element to this election as a result of Brexit. The Tories believe this is to their advantage. But it could be turned against them.<p>First off – for the avoidance of doubt – I have not urged tactical voting. It is up to each voter to make up their mind on how they will vote. I only …

Elections

YouTube has a secret 'Dark Mode' – this is how you activate it

Open the Chrome developer tools tab.<p>Windows users can do this by pressing Ctrl + Shift + I.<br>• Mac users can do this by pressing Option + Cmd + I.<p>Select the Console tab.<p>Once in Console, paste the following text: document.cookie=”VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE=fPQ4jCL6EiE”<br>• Hit enter.<p>Close the developer tools tab and …

Buildings That Survived The Great Fire Of London

The Great Fire of London in 1666 consumed about four-fifths of the City. Some buildings escaped, but most have since been demolished or destroyed in …

Nokia's Surprising Smartphone Strategy

What’s Finnish for “when they go high, we go low?”<p>As the world’s geekerati descend on Barcelona for Mobile World Congress 2017, there is an excitement in the digital air. The Nokia name is back. Europe’s former smartphone juggernaut has resurfaced, promising new handsets, the return of a familiar …

Mobile

The Best Indoor Plants to Clear the Air, Literally

Plants bring a new dimension of liveliness into the home, varying in their beauty, adding much-needed color, and interplaying beautifully with the …

The story of the Great Fire of London retold 350 years on

The man responsible for English history’s most famous conflagration was sitting on a concrete wall and holding up two burnt pies. He wore a baker’s white hat and had soot smudges on his cheeks. “Higher,” said the photographer, and Thomas Farriner – for it was he – lifted his pies to London skies. I …

Off-season in Andalucía: escape the crowds and save money

The roads were calm and uncluttered, minutes passed before another vehicle appeared. On the horizon the Sierra Nevada rolled along in the sunlight, still snow-capped and blue-hued in places. Outside the car was the countryside of rural Andalucía, with its olive and almond groves, and spaghetti …

European Travel

What UK can learn from Norway as it weighs life outside EU

STAVANGER, Norway (AP) — Ahead of a June 23 referendum on whether to quit the European Union, Britons are looking across the North Sea to Norway for clues on what life could be like outside the bloc.<p>The oil-rich Norwegians clearly have done OK. A free-trade deal ensures they enjoy almost the same …

Watch: the German rollercoaster restaurant

Move over conveyor belt sushi, the rollercoasting hamburger is here<p>It gives fast food a new meaning: a restaurant in Germany that features its very own rollercoaster.<p>Located in the northern port city of Hamburg, the restaurant has been fittingly named the Rollercoaster Restaurant, and can seat as …

NASA Prepares To Test New Spacecraft (That You've Likely Never Heard Of)

NASA is about to launch a new spaceship into orbit, and Mallory Loe has never heard of it.<p>"I mean, technically, NASA doesn't have another spaceship, do they?" she asks incredulously during a visit to the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum in Washington, D.C.<p>She's hardly the only one who …

MBA pair finds way to save clients’ money

The odds were stacked against Felix Rackwitz and Filip Corveleyn becoming start-up partners.<p>As senior lawyers in large firms, they would have had to …

'Lost' Lois Lerner Emails Found Despite 'No Backup' Claims. IRS Has No Comment

If you are an American taxpayer, the idea that your political (or other?) views could impact your taxes is pretty frightening. When you consider the power to tax—which includes the power to destroy—the mere suggestion of targeting is abhorrent. It’s one reason all the denials—including President …

Why Waze Is Worth More Than $1 Billion

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The Israeli mobile GPS startup Waze has another mega-suitor in Silicon Valley, with Google …