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Top five factors affecting oil prices in 2015

<i>This post is in partnership with Time. The article below was originally published at Time.com</i><p>By Nick Cunningham/Oilprice.com<p>As we ring in the New …

Oil

Digging for truth

ON DECEMBER 22nd an odd couple—Nicaragua’s left-wing government and a Chinese-born telecoms magnate—say they will begin the realisation of a dream …

Forex

Howard Marks Gives A Crystal-Clear Explanation Of How Oil Prices Work

In his latest note to investors, Oaktree Capital's Howard Marks writes about what's on the top of everyone's mind: <b>oil.</b><p>Marks walks through a discussion on the error of forecasts (they often stick too close to the current status) and the failure of most investors to <i>really</i> consider things that seem …

Oil

Financial planning tips for happier ever after

Couples can get caught up in the excitement of planning a wedding, and forget the importance of planning for the future of their marriage. Money can …

Retirement

Meet Amazon's busiest employee -- the Kiva robot

As consumers buy more from the Internet's largest retailer, it keeps up by outfitting warehouses with robots that work at speeds humans can't.<p>TRACY, Calif. -- Amazon employee Rejinaldo Rosales used to wander stacks of shelves to pick up merchandise for orders before finally returning to his station …

Robotics

Now worth $40 billion, upstart Uber outraces other tech models

SAN FRANCISCO — The popular ride-hailing app<p>Uberis now worth $40 billion, making it by far the most valuable technology start-up in the country.<p>The new valuation is based on a $1.2-billion private investment announced Thursday, and it more than doubles the company's June valuation of $17 billion. …

Google Just Made Another Smart Move In Its War With Microsoft

It is rolling out a better, more sophisticated program to attract partners, called "resellers," to help it sell.<p>And one big thing it will do is paying its most successful resellers a bigger commission.<p>Currently, the standard commission it pays is 20%, sources close to Google told the Wall Street …

Customers

False Friends

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu did something extraordinary when they emerged from a January 12 …

Why Egypt Hates Al Jazeera

CAIRO — Last summer, Mohamed Fadel Fahmy was one of thousands of protesters who took to Tahrir Square to give Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, the Egyptian army …

All-TIME 100 Novels

Welcome to the massive, anguished, exalted undertaking that is the ALL TIME 100 books list. The parameters: English language novels published …

Literature

A referendum on independence?

RISING tension between Madrid and Catalonia reached a new peak yesterday with the announcement by the Catalan president, Artur Mas, that he plans to …

The rise of the precariat and the loss of collective sensibility

In his 1577 <i>Description of England</i> the writer William Harrison distinguished “four degrees of people”. The first degree consisted of gentlemen, …

Middle-class