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Coca-Cola doesn’t keep its secret formula in the cloud

<i>This series looks at what skills future business leaders need to have to tackle the challenges of an ever-shifting marketplace.</i><p>As businesses look increasingly at cloud computing as a must-have, experts in the field, even those who praise the cloud’s benefits and nimbleness, advise a certain …

Volkswagen's Brand Strategy: Finally, Something That Makes Some Sense

Volkswagen brand chief Herbert Diess presented his plan for the next ten years, and for the first time in many years, I saw something that wasn’t a collection of platitudes and fluff. The press conference took place in Volkswagen’s “Markenhochhaus,” the totally rebuilt brick tower at the Wolfsburg …

Profit

How do you say no to being a bridesmaid?

As awkward conversations go, this is one of the worst.<p>It should be a glorious moment. Your best friend asks to stand beside you on the best day of …

Weddings

Hair accessories: 35 ideas to make your ‘do the ultimate style statement

35 images<p>Hair accessories aren't a trend that should be left on the red carpet. Add the finishing touch to any ensemble and make a statement<p>Rita Ora …

Google Maps Now Lets You Check How Crowded a Store is in Real Time

Google has announced a new feature in its Search and Maps services that enables Black Friday shoppers to know how busy a store is in real time.<p>Dubbed "crowd control", the live feature comes on the back of the company's Popular Times feature, introduced last year, that lets users check how busy a …

Google Maps

Your definitive guide to those dreaded UTIs

We've all been there<p>Live a cystitis free life by wising up on urinary tract infections, because, seriously, they are not fun. We know how to avoid a …

Women's Health

This "Game of Thrones" star is defending Bran and we get what she's saying

Given that Winter has come both here and in Westeros, we’ve been thinking a lot about <i>Game of Thrones</i> season seven. More specifically, we’ve been …

30 Pop Culture Moments We’re Thankful For This Year

As many of us prepare for what will surely be one of the more...<i>interesting</i> Thanksgiving dinners on record, given the state of our union, …

Read Nikola Tesla's Drone Patent... From 1898

The inventor believed unmanned machines would end all wars<p>Nikola Tesla, the inventor, electric car company namesake, and beloved darling of the internet, had a great many visions in his mind. Among the more obscure: a patent for killer robots. And not just killer robots, but killer robots he …

Tesla

Black Fashion Designers Are Finally Getting Their Moment in the Spotlight

The Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology offered a number of must-see exhibitions over the years on topics ranging from gothic glamour to body-contorting corsets. The next to put on your radar: Black Fashion Designers, which opens on December 6, and explores the creative and cultural …

10 Bold Rebrands That Made A Big Difference

How Banana Republic, IBM, and other companies made smart, meaningful changes to their names and logos.<p>1. Bell System, 1969<p>AT&T’s Bell System hired legendary graphic designer Saul Bass to overhaul its look. He came up with a bold, stylized outline that he used to unify its visual identity, …

All the Looks From the 2016 American Music Awards Red Carpet

It's that magical time of year again: the 2016 American Music Awards are tonight! While we never know what to expect during the show, we can absolutely anticipate a surge of fresh...

9 Netflix Films Sure to Get You in the Holiday Spirit

We don’t know about you, but with everything going on in our world post-election, we could TOTALLY use a dash of the warm and fuzzy right about now (subway therapy, anyone?). The Hallmark channel has cable-viewers covered, but Netflix is giving us a little holiday love too (above and beyond <i>Gilmore</i> …

Big Night for Medal of Freedom Honorees and Obama: Pictures

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