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China’s audacious infrastructure plans could put a major strain on African economies

It has been described by Chinese president Xi Jinping as the “project of the century”. And the One Belt One Road (OBOR) initiative is certainly ambitious. A massive infrastructural development program that will potentially span 60 countries, and cost an estimated US$5 trillion, it will mean …

Africa
Europe

13 Things You Should Give Up If You Want To Be Successful

<i>”Somebody once told me the definition of hell: On your last day on earth, the person you became will meet the person you could have</i> …

Motivation

How Amazon, Google, and Facebook Will Bring Down Telcos

Just about everything you see on TV is presented by one of a handful of media conglomerates. A similarly small number of telecommunication companies …

Ten Apps That Will Improve Your Marketing Team's Productivity In 2017

More and more CMOs are finding themselves overwhelmed by the mounting responsibilities they have to tackle every day. However, though the modern world generates a lot of stress, it also provides relief. Technology, when correctly used, can help alleviate some of the burden of responsibilities.<p>If …

Emily Blunt

One year later, nobody knows what Alphabet is — and that's a godsend for Google's public-image problems

The reasons Google provided mainly had to do with clarity for investors. By creating two specific segments of Google, investors and shareholders could separate the strengths of Google — namely, search and ads — from its riskier endeavors, like self-driving cars. Another reason: Larry Page, then …

Sergey Brin

Apple flips out with clamshell iPhone patent

Apple patents way to use an OLED screen to enable a folding iPhone that flips in half like it’s 1999 all over again<p>It’s time to party like it’s 1999: Apple has patented a flip-phone.<p>Admittedly, the phone depicted in the patent, spotted by AppleInsider, is rather more advanced than 2004’s Motorola …

13 Photos That Will Inspire You To Get Off The Couch And See The World

Cue the wanderlust.<p>In case you needed another reason to drop everything and travel the world, look no further than the Siena International Photo Awards.<p>Photogs from over 100 countries submitted entries to the contest, which announced its winners on October 29. Scroll through the award-winners and …