Miguel Jamous

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Report describes Dubai real estate as money-laundering haven

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — War profiteers, terror financiers and drug traffickers sanctioned by the U.S. in recent years have used Dubai's real-estate market as a haven for their assets, a new report released Tuesday alleges.<p>The report by the Washington-based Center for Advanced Defense …

Real Estate

An artist with a background in physics builds sculptures that disappear into thin air

Julian Voss-Andreae, a sculptor with a background in physics and mathematics, builds sculptures that seem to vanish into thin air.

thinair

Cities Of 2050: Data And Tech Will Fuel The Megacities Of The Future

When it comes to designing infrastructure, one thing is for sure: Big Data collected through the IoT will play a key role in growing the megacities …

The groundbreaking app turning millennials into stock traders is now said to be worth more than $1 billion

The new round of funding is reportedly led by Yuri Milner's investment arm, DST Global, and values the investing app at over $1 billion. That makes it a "unicorn" in Silicon Valley terms.<p>Robinhood declined to comment on the new funding round. Fortune previously reported that the startup was looking …

What are the Top Tax Concerns When Flipping a Home in the U.S.?

Timing is everything when it comes to your tax burden<p><i>Every week, Mansion Global poses a tax question to real estate tax attorneys. Here is this</i> …

Anti-surveillance clothing aims to hide wearers from facial recognition

Hyperface project involves printing patterns on to clothing or textiles that computers interpret as a face, in fightback against intrusive technology<p>The use of facial recognition software for commercial purposes is becoming more common, but, as Amazon scans faces in its physical shop and Facebook …

Surveillance

Miami's condo market is coming under severe stress

The Miami-Dade County condo market is coming under severe stress, and turmoil is spreading. There are two aspects: supply and sales activity overall, and the more obscure but highly indicative "preconstruction market."<p>Preconstruction condos are a favorite playground for condo flippers. They buy the …

Real Estate

I've been building award-winning iOS apps for years — here's my best advice for designing a successful one

I've spent the better part of a decade building award-winning mobile apps for the App Store.<p>Yet I wanted to back up my own observations with advice directly from Apple (which has documents outlining the process of creating successful apps here, here, and here).<p>If you haven't read the App Store …

Want to invest in real estate? Beware!

When the stock market gets really high or low, and bonds have little return, people often start searching for alternative investments like real …

Real Estate

Feds expand crackdown on secret real estate deals beyond Miami, Manhattan

An anti-money-laundering crackdown on secret, cash deals for pricey homes in Miami-Dade County and Manhattan will be expanded to other luxury real …

Want to Make Millions? Here Are the 16 Industries Where You Should Start Your Business

These industries will create the most millionaires over the next decade, according to a new report.<p>The industries that will create the most millionaires have been announced by the consulting firm Capgemini in its annual World Wealth Report.<p>Capgemini asked experts which sectors would create the most …

Financial Services

Miami Is Emerging as America’s Next Fashion City

The Design District's luxury retailers, a new fashion education program and Naeem Khan's plans to relocate his headquarters are only the …

Olivetti: Beyond Form and Function at the ICA looks at the design of the Italian typewriter manufacturer.

The design aesthetic of the world’s most wanted laptops and smartphones is generally as slick as the products themselves. Even as the new Apple store …

Apple Store

A Watercolor Artist Wants To Paint Female Nudity Without Shame

Fahren Feingold captures the space where the ethereal meets the erotic.<p>Watercolors have an uncanny ability to turn even the most banal of subject matters into phantasmagorical visions that seem snatched out of a dream. Layered atop a canvas, the stuff seeps ever so gracefully in this direction and …

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Salma Hayek: Older mums, don't give in to iPads

After a busy day at work and running around after the family, women in their 40s may feel they could be forgiven for parking their children in front of a tablet screen for a moment's peace.<p>But however tiring being an older mother is, they just resist the temptation, according to Salma Hayek.<p>Mother …

Salma Hayek

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Twitter reportedly blocks US intelligence from mining its data

Given that roughly 500 million tweets are published each day, it can be difficult for any organization, including sophisticated government agencies, to analyze them for valuable insights.<p>But doing so would help them get a better idea about critical events, like terror attacks, and understand …

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This new Starbucks is built like a glass box sitting on a house

The designers at I Like Design Studio have completed a new Starbucks, located in Bangkok, Thailand, that has a unique design for the well-known …

Architecture

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