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Why Nita Ambani, Wife of India’s Richest Citizen, Is Sponsoring an Exhibit in Chicago

Nita Ambani hopes people are talking about her new hospital, soccer league, and schools instead of her infamous Mumbai mansion.<p>“It’s good to be busy,” said <b>Nita Ambani</b> on a 24-hour stopover in New York this week, en route from Chicago back to India, where her husband, Mukesh, worth more than $20 …

India

All You Is Now a Part of Southern Living

All You, a destination for the value-minded women looking to live well for less, is closing its doors–but don’t worry, you will still be able to find …

Why an Interview with a Top Pharmaceutical Executive Left me Alarmed about the Industry

At around 5 pm last Thursday, I walked into the Metropolitan Hotel and Spa—an upscale establishment in central Delhi that, on its website, claims to …

FDA

10 game-changing companies that are on track to revolutionize how we treat illness

From innovations in precision medicine that aim to make treatments customizable to patients to cures for some of the world's deadliest diseases, our treatments are shaping up to look very different in the next decade.<p>Here are the top 10 drug companies to watch.

The 5 Best Travel Hacks You've Never Heard Before

There are bunches of articles out there about travel hacking with a variety of focuses from saving money to saving space when you pack. While they are all incredibly helpful, I'm not looking to recreate the wheel. I will be the first to admit that, the older I get, the more concerned I become with …

7 Luxurious National Park Lodges

<i>Grand Canyon National Park / Flickr</i><p>With school out and summer in full swing, many Americans will be packing up and heading to one of our great national parks. Though plenty of travelers opt to camp when touring the parks (it's the most affordable option, after all), visitors don't have to resign …

The World’s Most Beautiful Box Of Chocolates

Japanese design house Nendo can make <i>anything</i> better. The designers have revamped rubber bands. They tackled the 4,000-year-old design problem of chopsticks. They even figured out how to make wood transparent for crying out loud.<p>Still, I’m always happiest when Nendo turns its design genius to …

Design

Are most new technology products just fashion items?

<b>A recent encounter I had with Google Glass was not, I must say, very convincing.</b><p>You will no doubt have heard about Glass, the computer in a pair of spectacles. It's an attempt to focus on the next wave of computing: the wearable, immersive stuff they were getting all excited about at the vast …

How To Sell Your Company To Google In A Year

Password replacement firm Slicklogin just pulled off the slickest deal of all.<p>Israeli startup Slicklogin thinks passwords are insecure, messy, and time-consuming–and that two-step authentication via SMS text message is too awkward. The answer to the world’s password woes, according to Slicklogin: …

Engineering

Google rolling out one-click unsubscribe to Gmail users

<b>Google is adding an "unsubscribe" link in the header of marketing and promotional emails to remove the frustration of trying to find it in the footer.</b><p>…

People want more takeout and they're ordering online

GrubHub Seamless is the latest in the parade of tech companies privately filing to go public. The Wall Street Journal reports that the online takeout and delivery company has filed a confidential S-1 and could make an initial public offering sometime in the first half of this year. The company …

Hospitality

The future of Whole Foods might not be organic

<i>This article has been corrected.</i><p>Wall Street really doesn’t like Whole Food’s latest quarterly results.<p>The Austin, Texas-based organic grocery chain posted decent growth in both sales and revenue, but evidently not enough to live up to its lofty valuation.<p>Whole Foods is facing increased competition, …

Agriculture

Why The Latest Biotech Boom May Not Be Followed By Another Bust

The previous week eight biotech firms had launched initial public offerings in America, together raising more than $500m. In a discussion panel on whether the industry's latest boom will last, a prominent investor, Oleg Nodelman, joked that he still had suitcases of cash for any firm that wanted it.<p>…