Worsening costs, taxation, tech transfer and regulation prompt foreign-owned businesses to throw in the towel SHANGHAI—Fifteen years ago in California, a tall technology geek named Steve Mushero started
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A Boston-based start-up promises to let West Virginians vote via app. Critics call it “the Theranos of voting.” Almost a year ago, the Department of Homeland Security alerted roughly half of all U.S. that
The debauchery lasted 33 memorable months. When Studio 54 opened its doors in Manhattan on April 26 1977, co-founders Steve Rubell and Ian Schrager's discotheque became the glitter-filled center of the
An Australian study has found that about one in five corporate executives are psychopaths – roughly the same rate as among prisoners. The study of 261 senior professionals in the United States found that
The only guide you need to the competitive House races that will determine control of the 116th Congress. Unlike their Senate counterparts, each of whom gets to enjoy a luxurious six-year term between
Forgeries have got so good – and so costly – that Sotheby’s has brought in its own in-house fraud-busting expert. By Samanth Subramanian The unravelling of a string of shocking old master forgeries began
Florida to monitor Broward election chief after judge finds ‘unlawful’ ballot destruction in Wasserman Schultz race
MIAMI — The elections supervisor in Florida’s second-most populous county broke state and federal law by unlawfully destroying ballots cast in Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz’s 2016 Democratic primary, judge
The internet has transformed creative industries. Words, music, video, images and games can be distributed worldwide, instantly and for free, delivering a cornucopia of delights to your screens and mine.
The one area in which any president has almost complete latitude is foreign affairs. Lord save us. Lord save the world, actually. President Trump is making rash and risky moves that promise either brilliant
The disqualification of an award-winning snap of a stuffed anteater reveals a complicated truth about what a lie is A winning photograph in the Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2017 competition has been
She’s educated, divorced, a woman of colour, a feminist – and a radical addition to the royal family. Will she revolutionise the House of Windsor? In February I saw a photo of Meghan Markle and the Duchess
Hadley Wickham is the most important developer for the programming language R. Wes McKinney is among the most important developers for programming language Python. The two languages, which are free to
As the ‘King of Debt,’ Trump borrowed to build his empire. Then he began spending hundreds of millions in cash.
In the nine years before he ran for president, Donald Trump’s company spent more than $400 million in cash on new properties — including 14 transactions paid for in full, without borrowing from banks during
Michael Avenatti tells the Guardian a ‘significant amount of evidence is going to come to light’ – and says the American public will be ‘disgusted’ by it Will a porn star help to bring down a president?
The messaging app’s CEO pushed back against Facebook’s approach to user data, advertising, and encryption WhatsApp co-founder and CEO Jan Koum is leaving the company amid arguments with parent company