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Larry Page responded to only one of 297 comments about the breakup of Google

When Google cofounder Larry Page — who will become CEO of Alphabet while Sundar Pichai will step up as CEO of Google — posted about the news on Google+, he made sure to reassure followers of the social network's future.<p>As Marketingland's Danny Sullivan first pointed out, Page only responded to <i>one</i> …

Android News

Know how these 10 Indian-born entrepreneurs are ruling the corporate world!

Deutsche Bank

Services - Get Professional Services Online

Find a variety of services online on Jumia to enjoy the convenience and satisfaction you need. The benefits of our services online include enrolling …

Project Management

The Economic Impact of Female Entrepreneurs

In 1999, Babson College’s Diana Project published its seminal report on the state of venture capital investments in female entrepreneurs. This report set out to examine why fewer than 5% of all ventures receiving equity financing had women on their executive teams. While antiquated logic might have …

Venture Capital

Why India needs more women entrepreneurs

In India, women comprise about 30 percent of corporate senior management positions, which is notably higher than the global average (24 percent). But …

Entrepreneurship

A Quick Recap Of The Iraq War And Its Aftermath for those wondering how Obama messed things up

With ISIS taking over the northern, Sunni part of Iraq, and the Iraqi army surrendering even faster than all the old Italian jokes (“how many speeds …

European luxury car companies are getting smashed by Chinese devaluation

Some big European companies, especially those exporting luxury goods, are getting hit hard.<p>A devaluation typically boosts exports and domestic production for the country that's devaluing. But it's a double-edged sword. For companies that are providing China with its imports, it's suddenly more …

Salvatore Ferragamo

Russia 'preparing for war' against Britain and Nato as Ukraine conflict escalates

GETTYRussia and Nato could be gearing up for armed conflict<p>A leading European think tank has said a Russian military exercise in March demonstrated …

Greece reaches new debt deal but critics brand targets 'utterly unachievable'

Broad terms of a third bail-out deal for Greece agreed after marathon talks, but economists say fiscal targets are "fantasy" and will not be met<p>Greece has agreed the broad terms of a new three-year bail-out deal with its international creditors, though experts warned that severe austerity demands …

China devalues its currency: What you need to know

<b>Hong Kong (CNN) —</b> China's currency has fallen 3.5% against the dollar in the past two days, setting the currency up for its largest two-day decline in decades.<p>On Tuesday, the People's Bank of China surprised markets by executing a one-time 2% devaluation of the yuan and changing the way it's …

China

India hits Nestle with $99 million lawsuit after noodle scare | Reuters

MUMBAI/ NEW DELHI (Reuters) - The Indian government has filed a lawsuit against Swiss food firm Nestle’s Indian unit, seeking 6.4 billion rupees ($99 million) in damages on behalf of consumers after the country’s worst packaged food scare in a decade.<p>Packets of Nestle's Maggi instant noodles are …

Environmentalism

Bank of England to look more closely at costs of financial regulation | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - The Bank of England will study the cumulative economic costs of financial regulations introduced since the global financial crisis, it said on Tuesday, after the government told it to help promote competition and investment.<p>The Bank of England is seen in the City of London August …

Investing

Sandisk Connect Wireless Stick

It's about time the flash drive was re-imagined, and SanDisk is probably as good a candidate as anyone to take on that challenge. With their SanDisk …

Gear & Gadgets

Predictions 2018

A lot happened in 2017 – but what lessons can we take from it into 2018? The Telegraph and Invesco have teamed up to share predictions for the new year, written by our respected journalists and expert commentators. Find out the 2018 forecasts for money, politics, style, sport, science, travel, …

Journalism

This new movement convinces people under 20 to change the world — without college

If you thought millennials were an overscheduled generation, wait until you see the members of Gen Y who are already turning you into an …

Elon Musk Is Preparing For The Killer Robot Wars Of Tomorrow

"Starting a military AI arms race is a bad idea," an open letter presented at the International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence in Buenos …

Bitcoin growing 25% faster than the internet in its early years

The growth of bitcoin in terms of investment is outpacing that of the early stage internet by almost 25%, according to the latest figures.<p>Venture …

7 Mindsets That Will Radically Improve Your Life Right Now | Inc.com

Possibly more than any other single factor, your mindset determines your success.<p>Internal dialogue--the ongoing conversation we all have with our mindset--is the driving force behind every success story, and also behind every failure.<p>The difference between who you are and who you want to be stems …

Self-improvement

U.S. Prepares to Fly Deeper into Syrian Civil War

The U.S. flew “no-fly zones” over northern and southern Iraq for more than a decade before the 2003 U.S. invasion that toppled Saddam Hussein. U.S. …

Middle East

California Health Insurance Exchange Keeps Rate Hikes Low — Again

Monthly premiums for California's 1.3 million Covered California customers will rise a modest 4 percent, on average, officials with the agency said Monday. This increase is slightly less than last year's increase of 4.2 percent for consumers who bought policies on the state's health insurance …

Health Care

Google, Apple, Microsoft pledge to fight climate change

Major businesses, including several tech companies, have taken up the White House‘s pledge to help combat climate change. In a statement today, the …

Climate

Top 10 Small Cities Where Business is Thriving

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Think your business has to “make it” in the Big Apple or Chi-Town to pull in big dollars? Think again.<p>Top lines thrive in small cities, according to a report released today in a partnership between personal finance site NerdWallet and …

Small Business

17 Simple Habits That Make You Look More Professional | Inc.com

<i>(A quick note before we get started. I wrote the following in response to reader feedback to another column: 10 Bad Habits That Make You Look Really Unprofessional. This post is the counterpoint to that one.)</i><p>Here's a story from about 15 years ago. I was traveling from Seattle to Yakima for work, …

Leadership

Finding Out How Boa Constrictors Kill (It's Not How You Think)

It’s a nighmarish situation: A gigantic snake slowly curls around your body, enveloping you in its slithery embrace. You begin seeing stars, and start gasping for breath. But your life will not end because you’re suffocating. Actually, it’s more like you’re having your insides squeezed shut.<p>A new …

Zoology

3 Luxuries I Left Behind When I Became an Entrepreneur

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>During my decades as a well-compensated network television producer, I paid all my bills on time and spent money on my share of luxuries, including pricey vacations, restaurants, fitness trainers and fancy health clubs. Oh, those were the …

Personal Finance

China to prop up stock market after record fall

China will unleash more funds to stabilise its share market after Shanghai stocks posted their biggest one-day plunge in more than eight years, state media says.<p>State-backed China Securities Finance Corporation (CSFC), which has reportedly already pumped billions of yuan into mainland equities …

Stock Markets

Iran nuclear deal: new generation dares to dream of brighter future

David Blair, the first British reporter to visit Tehran since the nuclear deal, finds a young generation eager to end their isolation<p>Giant murals on the tower blocks of Tehran portray the bearded leaders and fresh-faced “martyrs” who fill the pages of Iran’s tempestuous modern history.<p>Today, many …

South Asia

Tiny surgical robot can bend and operate on hard-to-reach areas

The coin above wasn't enlarged to make the pincer-like device look extremely small -- it's <i>really</i> that tiny. That "pincer" is a two-millimeter-thin instrument designed and built by a group of researchers from Vanderbilt University for incredibly precise minimally invasive surgery. It's pretty …