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Jeff Bezos and Elon Musk Just Taught a Master Class in How to Run a Company

Two innovative thinkers. Two extremely detailed communiqus. Many invaluable lessons.<p>Jeff Bezos. Elon Musk.<p>These two tech visionaries share a lot in common. They're both known as extremely innovative thinkers. They're both trying to change the world, one by altering the way people buy products and …

Leadership

100 Sex Jokes That Are 100% Funny And 100% Dirty

"I shaved for nothing."

Grindr

The 15 highest-paying jobs in tech, according to LinkedIn

<b>• IT jobs and other tech roles are supposed to be in-demand and well-compensated.</b><p><b>• But, when it comes to the realms of tech, IT, and software, senior gigs are still the most lucrative.</b><p><b>• That's according to the salary data that LinkedIn put together in order to figure out which tech jobs earn the</b> …

Employment

Google Automatically Rejects Most Resumes for Common Mistakes You've Probably Made Too

Former HR chief Laszlo Bock says Google gets 50,000 resumes a week. This is how it eliminates many of them.<p>Want to get hired at Google (or any other desirable employer)? Chances are, you won't, because your resume is getting in your way. Not because you didn't phrase things just right, or you …

Employment

Covert 'Replay Sessions' Have Been Harvesting Passwords by Mistake

Yes, websites track your behavior online. But some go much further than what you'd reasonably expect, using so-called session replays to create a …

16 Optical Illusions Your Brain Will Refuse To See Correctly

"Wait, what?!" –Your brain<p><i>This post was translated from Japanese.</i>

Audiophile Review: HomePod 'Sounds Better' Than $999 KEF X300A Digital Hi-Fi Speakers

HomePod reviews from the tech press came thick and fast last week, and while the smart speaker's sound quality was consistently praised, most reviews were based on subjective assessments and didn't take into account professional-grade output measurements. Early on Monday, however, Reddit user …

Couple sells all possessions for sailboat, sinks 2 days into trip

A couple’s plan for a better life has been sunk.<p>Nikki Walsh, 24, and boyfriend Tanner Broadwell, 26, decided nearly a year ago that they were tired of working.<p>“How can we live our lives when we’re working most of the day and you have to pay so much just to live?” Walsh, who booked time-share tours …

Tampa Bay
Stock Markets

The Biggest Gaffes in NBC’s Olympics Coverage So Far

It’s been four days!<p>Well, no one’s contracted pink eye yet—but the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea have already provided a few choice moments for those paying closer attention to the broadcast sideshow than to the athletes. After a couple of gaffes regarding South Korea and the …

Dow halts early slide despite 'genuine carnage' in Asia, Europe

U.S. stocks bounced up in the final hour of trading Tuesday after a rocky morning that saw the Dow Jones industrial average dip into correction territory.<p>After a big swing of more than 1,168 points during the day, the Dow landed up 2.3 percent, or 567 points, to finish at 24,913. Still, the …

Stock Markets

6 Albums Out Today You Should Listen To Instead of Justin Timberlake

<i>With so much good music being released all the time, it can be hard to determine what to listen to first. Every week, Pitchfork offers a run-down of significant new releases available on streaming services. This week’s batch includes new albums and EPs by Rhye, EMA, Rich Brian, Hookworms, Field</i> …

Justin Timberlake

26 Texts That Will Make You Laugh Way Harder Than You Should

Trust me.

3 Ways to Get Extra Discounts in Online Stores

MANILA - With online stores, shoppers get huge choices without having to leave their homes. However, shopping online also presents a challenge: …

eCommerce

How to Survive the Longest Flight in the World

Earlier this month, Qatar Airways took the prize for longest airline route when it debuted its 17-hour, 30-minute flight between Auckland and Doha. …

Qatar Airways

Bitcoin is going to crash and burn thanks to speculators

During the late ’90s, Silicon Valley venture capitalists and New York City investment bankers used phrases such as “monetizing eyeballs,” “stickiness,” and “B2C” to justify the ridiculous valuations of Internet companies. They claimed conventional methods were inapplicable in valuing the dot-com …

Video game addiction will become a recognized mental health disorder in 2018

The World Health Organization (WHO) has included “gaming disorder” in a draft of its upcoming 11th International Classification of Diseases—a book used by researchers and doctors to track and diagnose disease—describing it as “a pattern of persistent or recurrent gaming behaviour” that may include …

Financial technology startups emerged as serious challengers to financial services in 2017

Dana Stalder Contributor<p>Dana Stalder is a general partner at Matrix Partners and invests in fintech, consumer marketplaces and enterprise software.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>New rules for hiring executive candidates<br>• The First Battle In The Mobile Payments War Is Over<p>Allen Miller Contributor<p>Allen …

S&P 500 Index

What Millennials really want at work

A new study reveals what you probably already know: If you're a Millennial with a job, work isn't living up to your expectations.<p>It turns out that young people, while enthusiastic workers and successful employees, have a lot of anxiety and uncertainty about their work, according to a new study from …

Research

Here Are Rotten Tomatoes' Best Reviewed Movies of 2017

If you’re looking to close out 2017 by watching the best reviewed movies released this year, Rotten Tomatoes has more than 100 options to choose from.<p>…

Rotten Tomatoes

What All the Money in the World Gets Right (and Wrong) About the Getty Kidnapping

Fact-checking Ridley Scott’s retelling of the shocking crime.<p>For those unfamiliar with the 1973 Getty kidnapping, the plot of <b>Ridley Scott’s</b> <i>All the Money in the World</i> may seem ludicrous: the richest man in the world refuses to pay his grandson’s ransom—a paltry sum in comparison to his vast oil …

Crime

Long-Term Health Comes Down To Two Main Habits, Says Researcher

In the ongoing search for health and longevity, researchers have looked to parts of the world where people live the longest—the “blue zones,” which include Sardinia, Italy; Okinawa, Japan; Icaria, Greece; Loma Linda, California; and Nicoya Peninsula, Costa Rica. In these places people tend to live …

Holistic Medicine

The 19 best movies of 2017 that you absolutely need to see

As 2017 comes to a close, a few movie trends are clear.<p>It was a banner year for superhero movies. "Justice League" aside, "Logan," "Thor: Ragnarok," "Spider-Man: Homecoming," and "Wonder Woman" were all excellent.<p>It was a great year for horror movies, too. "It" and "Get Out" both terrified …

Construction

8 Tips That Will Make Your Japan Trip Easier

Traveling to a foreign country can be distressing in many ways: language barriers, geographical unfamiliarity, and trying to spend wisely are just some of the concerns that arise. Even when a destination is popular and well-traversed by tourists, it can still be hard to discover the best tips and …

How Would You Spec Your Perfect 2018 Honda Accord?

New midsize sedan goes on sale today<p>At the start of our latest comparison test between the Toyota Camry and the new Honda Accord, we expected the two to be fairly evenly matched. After all, the redesigned Camry seriously impressed us in our First Drive. But driven back to back, it quickly became …

2018 Honda Accord Sport 2.0T Manual – Instrumented Test

Honda Accord

Opinion: Smart money and dumb money are moving in opposite directions

While all seems calm in the U.S. equity markets, with stocks continuing to hit all-time highs, an interesting trend has emerged beneath the …

Stock Markets

This Map Takes the Guess Work Out of Deciding When to Travel

Deciding when during the year to book a bucket list getaway generally comes down to settling on a date that both jibes with when you can take time …

Travel

The best movie of every year since 2000, according to critics

Since the turn of the century, the reviews aggregator Metacritic has compiled an annual list of the year's most well-received movies by assigning scores based on their composite critical reception.<p>We selected the top film from each year's list, starting with 2000 and including the best film of 2017.<p>…

Northern Italy

20-Minute Yang Chow Fried Rice Recipe

In a large wok over medium heat, heat oil and chorizo oil. Once hot, add onion, then garlic. Cook until fragrant. Add mixed vegetables and water. …