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5 things you absolutely must do in Bali

Jacob Laukaitis reveals the hidden corners of Bali that most tourists don't get to see<p>1. Visit a massive abandoned hotel<p>Locals call it “The Ghost …

Asia Travel

National Geographic Travel

25 incredible pictures of Dubai from above

In the 2000s, the emirate dropped nearly $600 billion into constructing the world's tallest tower, biggest man-made island, and most luxurious hotel, among other architectural feats.<p>These aerial photos of Dubai capture the city's elegance and ambition.

Skyscrapers

The 10 Best Countries In The World For Living Abroad

Ever think of moving abroad? Leaving your whole life behind for an island paradise or a vibrant city halfway around the world might sound like a dream, but for millions of expatriates, life abroad is a reality. Whether it's for a job, a better quality of life, or for love, there are plenty of …

Work-life Balance

9 reasons I will always love Japan

1. I felt safe everywhere.<p>About one month after moving to Kyoto, Japan, I had the strangest physical sensation. What was that peculiar feeling, like …

A bicyclist made an incredible 14,000-mile journey across Asia — and his photos are stunning

Working as an urban planner in chaotic London, Gandy took up cycling as a temporary escape from city life.<p>"Zipping through the streets, dodging cars and pedestrians became ... almost a form of meditation," he told Business Insider.<p>After some hard saving, Gandy came up with a plan. In 2013, he left …

Clean Technology

The Race to the $1 Million Parking Spot

As parking in major cities becomes scarce, developers are charging record prices for parking spaces in luxury condominiums<p>Buyers of luxury condos have a new place to park their cash: in their parking spots.<p>In cities like San Francisco, New York and Boston, parking prices have reached an all-time …

Real Estate

How Paramount Might Change the Way You Watch Movies Forever

Early July, Paramount changed things. The change won’t be immediate, nor is it guaranteed that it’ll catch on at all in this particular iteration. …

Adam Sandler

Can Facebook Turn Its Users Into Shoppers?

Evangelists have long touted the potential of bringing social media and commerce together, particularly when it comes to Facebook and its nearly one-and-a-half billion active monthly users. Now, according to reports, Facebook members will be able to make purchases through e-commerce shops within …

eCommerce

5 things that keep tech execs up at night

Pity the poor soul at your company who is in charge of technology decisions. Whether that person is the CIO, the director of engineering, vice …

OpenStack

More Privacy Than Zuck: Buy Your Own Private Island

Recently news broke that Facebook founder and billionaire Mark Zuckerberg paid more than $100 million for a 700-acre swath of North Shore Kauai land that he plans to use as a private retreat for his family. Of course, it’s hard to attain complete privacy on the island, since all Hawaiian beaches …

Elon Musk's Companies Have Been Tanking, And He's Lost $1.7 Billion

Both stocks are also down from their highs over the past month — Tesla by 14% and Solar City by 20%. Tesla topped out during the trading day at $291 on Sept. 4, and Solar City hit $76 on Sept. 12.<p>Elon Musk is CEO of Tesla and chairman of Solar City, so he's been shedding net worth. How much net …

Tesla

Why Google's Larry Page Only Buys Companies That Pass His Crazy Toothbrush Test | Inc.com

Acquiring other companies is a growth strategy used by businesses to bring new products or services, talent, and clients under their company umbrella-or to effectively shut down competitors.<p>Buying out companies can be a risky business, yet Google does it regularly and it seems only to feed its …

Startups

Organizing the networked enterprise for change

Executives confirm that companies’ use of social tools is mainstream, though untapped value remains. The companies reaping the greatest benefits are …

Management

The Science Of Your Skin Damage

Sun exposure is similar to shopping at Target. The more time you spend there, the more you gradually fill your cart. Once you get to the cash …

Skin Care

IBM is Apple's simplest solution to selling more iPads

"There's no overlap, there's no competition, they're totally complementary."<p>Apple and IBM are now partners. Having once defined the opposing sides of the personal computer coin, the two American giants are now uniting in a wide-ranging partnership to transform the business world. Playing to their …

How To Master This Korean Skin Secret

Dewy, luminous skin is as much the standard as it is an art form in South Korea — and "dewy" is not to be confused with the dreaded (in North …

Skin Care

Using Customer Analytics To Improve Corporate Performance

Striving to gain greater insights into how existing customers can be retained and grown while attracting new prospects, nearly all companies are capturing customer data at an accelerating rate.<p>The challenge is to translate the massive amounts of captured customer data into strategically relevant, …

10 Best Songs to Get You Pumped for Work

We listen to music when strolling through the park, in the car, and while sweating out a 10k run. With songs at our fingertips on smartphones and computers, it’s easy for us to create a different soundtrack for every aspect of our lives.<p>Somewhere music hasn’t been embraced: the office. In the …

Bluetooth Shower Speaker | Cult of Mac Deals

This rechargeable bluetooth shower speaker is water-resistant with a suction that allows you to secure it to your shower wall and listen to tunes or make hands-free calls.<p>10 meter wireless connection range<br>• Showerproof casing with IPx4 rating<br>• Built-in rechargeable battery - cable included<br>• Built-in …

Ask E. Jean: How Do I Overcome My Shyness When Talking to Women?

I suffer from truly spectacular social awkwardness.<p><b>Dear E. Jean:</b> Whenever I meet a girl I don't know, I suffer from truly spectacular social awkwardness. It's difficult for me to function at any level, including breathing. The result: I'm 40 and I've never had a girlfriend. Never even come close. …

10 Tips For A CLEAR Complexion

We have a fickle relationship with our skin — sometimes we love it, other times we revert to our adolescence and bunker up indoors in an effort to …

It’s getting harder to tell what’s a real Silicon Valley startup and what’s a parody

Advertisement<p>19 Comments<p>Maybe it’s the foolish amounts of venture capital swirling around Silicon Valley, but it often seems as though we are all …

When Life Gives You Lemons, Put 'Em On Your Face

Photo: Courtesy of Iroha Nature.<p>Consider lemons nature's skin-care overachiever — or, better yet, its miracle. Just look at the citrus fruit's …

Packing Tips: 6 Hacks Every Man Should Have in His Arsenal

Packing Tips: 6 Hacks Every Man Should Have in His Arsenal

Hacking

Steve Ballmer May Win Big On His $2 Billion Purchase Of The Clippers

Sterling's atrocious behavior and attitude, and the ensuing forced sale of his NBA franchise, has made the world a richer place for sports moguls everywhere.<p>That's because the $2 billion offered by former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer for the Los Angeles Clippers is likely to run up values for all …

Basketball

Buy S-Acetyl Glutathione Supplements - Be Well by Dr. Frank Lipman

Description<p>Glutathione is the single most powerful antioxidant produced naturally in the body. It protects DNA from damage and is crucial for proper …

10 Secrets For Youthful Skin

Illustrated by <b>Anna Sudit</b>.<p><i>When it comes to our faces, we don’t rely on just anyone to tell us what our skin needs to get that ever-elusive glow.</i> …

Skin Care