Josh Aiello

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This Prediction Algorithm Can Tell If Your Startup Will Fail

Instead of guessing, consulting, or offering advice based on years of experience, Growth Science is trying to take the disruption theory to a whole …

Harvard Business School

Can't Figure Out Art? A Zap To The Brain Will Help You Like It

It doesn't work for abstract art, though. You're on your own there.<p>Stumped trying to look sophisticated at a museum? New research suggests that a little electrical zap to your brain could help you appreciate fine art more.<p>A study in <i>Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience</i> found that the …

'Ready For Hillary' SuperPAC Gains Backing From Soros

It may not officially have a candidate to back quite yet, but for months Ready for Hillary has been revving up for 2016. Now, the superPAC has earned the support of a prominent Democratic donor.<p>Billionaire investor George Soros on Thursday joined the group, which is encouraging former Secretary of …

France, Germany Want To Set New Rules For Surveillance

<i>This post was updated at 10:15 a.m.</i><p>A day after reports surfaced that the NSA may have spied on dozens of world leaders, France and Germany are offering to hold talks with the U.S. to establish new rules on surveillance.<p>"What is at stake is preserving our relations with the United States," French …

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NSA hacked Mexican president's email, according to latest leaks

The United States has for years carried out extensive surveillance and eavesdropping operations targeting Mexico's government, according to new evidence obtained by <i>Spiegel Online</i>. The German publication says its information comes directly from classified intelligence leaked by Edward Snowden. Chief …

Israel PM Netanyahu calls on US to pressure Iran in nuclear negotiations

Just days after the first round of global nuclear talks with Iran, a rift appears to be emerging between Israel and its closest ally, the United States. Israel's prime minister on Sunday called on the US to step up pressure on Iran, even as American officials hinted at the possibility of easing …