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Business executive and family among 6 on missing Ohio plane

The chief executive of a beverage distribution company and his family were among six people on a plane that disappeared overnight shortly after takeoff from Cleveland's lakeshore airport, his family said Friday.<p>The parents of Superior Beverage Co. executive John T. Fleming confirmed to multiple …

Airplanes

Unsure About What to Wear for New Year's Eve? Chrissy Teigen's Stylist

Monica Rose is one of the most followed stylists on Instagram for good reason--she's the woman behind the wardrobe of Kendall Jenner, Gigi Hadid, Khloe Kardashian, and Chrissy Teigen, to name a few. Keeping up with the Kardashians and friends and what they are wearing is tough work, though, and for …

Samsung’s new monitors have a better reason to be curved than TVs ever did

CES is just a week away, but if manufacturers keep going at their current pace of announcements, they're going to have nothing new to reveal on the show floor. The latest is the CH711 monitor from Samsung, a sleek, curved model designed for gaming that uses quantum dot technology for what Samsung …

Meet the Scottish Laird Who Makes the World's Best Smoked Salmon

To taste Scotland's premier smoked salmon, you have travel to a little-known island off the country's western coast.<p>Scotland already has a worldwide reputation for producing first-class smoked salmon. The best Scottish salmon of all, though, is hand-made on a tiny island off the country’s western …

10 tech acquisitions from 2016 you should know

2016 has been quite a year, and has spared no one its many, many surprises. So too in tech we’ve seen some pretty surprising deals take place. From toy manufacturers buying IoT startups to traditional retailers paying billions for e-commerce unicorns, deals coming straigh-out-of-left-field …

Business Development

This Other-Worldly 'Ghost Shark' Has Been Captured on Camera For The First Time

This thing is spooky.<p>It looks like something out of a horror movie, with two dead eyes peering out of a pale patchwork of flesh, but that's a …

China Must Curb Speculation Amid Bubble, Top Official Says

China must do more to deflate a property bubble that expanded this year by "strictly" controlling speculation while also stepping up the fight to …

China

Lucid Motors unveils the Air, a new luxe electric car with a 400-mile range

California-based Lucid Motors revealed its first car today, a fully electric sedan aimed at the “executive” market, with a 400-mile range rating from its onboard 100kWh battery, a 2.5-second 0-60 mph time and a target market date of 2018. The vehicle prototype was shown off today at a special …

Trump teen rape accuser abruptly calls off news conference

The GOP nominee has flatly denied the allegations contained in federal lawsuits.<p>LOS ANGELES — A woman who has filed federal lawsuits accusing Donald Trump of raping her two decades ago, when she was 13, abruptly canceled a news conference Wednesday at which she was to detail her extraordinary …

Microsoft open sources its next-gen cloud hardware design

Microsoft today open sourced its next-gen hyperscale cloud hardware design and contributed it to the Open Compute Project (OCP). Microsoft joined the OCP, which also includes Facebook, Google, Intel, IBM, Rackspace and many other cloud vendors, back in 2014. Over the last two years, it already …

The Fury and Failure of Donald Trump

Saturday, early October, at a fairground 40 minutes southwest of Milwaukee. The very name of this place, Elkhorn, conjures images of past massacres …

How Do You Solve a Problem Child Like Donald Trump?

Sound behavioral advice from a child psychologist who is not told that we're talking about a grown presidential candidate.<p>To the casual observer, Donald Trump's behavior could easily be interpreted as irascibly childish—with all due respect to irascible children. His speeches and tweets are …

Psychology

Google Photos can now turn videos into GIFs, fix sideways photos & more

Google Photos was already one of the smartest cloud photo services available today, thanks to its search technology and built-in assistant that automatically creates collages, animations and more from your uploads. Now, the company is upgrading its service again, with a bevy of new features aimed …

This $50 Smartphone May Be All You Need

Lock screen ads and an inadequate camera aside, the Blu R1 HD sold by Amazon gets the job done<p>In life, you get what you pay for.*<p>*Exceptions: Costco wine, $1 New York City pizza and the Blu R1 HD smartphone, now sold by Amazon for $50. In those cases, the quality of the product far exceeds your low …

Olive Garden

Samsung's next Galaxy Note will probably look like this

With hints of the rumored iris scanner<p>Samsung's next Galaxy Note phone has yet to receive an official announcement, but the device has already accumulated its fair share of leaks and rumors. The latest news is a set of product images from reputable leaker Evan Blass showing off the phone in three …