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These are the 25 best cities for finding a job

A new Glassdoor study ranked America’s 50 biggest cities and come up with the best 25 for workers.<p>The formula weights each city’s housing …

Trounced by a brain-training octogenarian

<b>Brain training exercises have their critics - a BBC study in 2009 suggested they were no better for you than surfing the internet. But others still swear by them and Adam Shaw found himself humiliated by one elderly fan on a recent visit to Japan.</b><p>In Sendai, the largest city in the Tohoku region in …

This Week’s Night Sky: Moon Turns to Blood

A lunar eclipse will dazzle sky-watchers in the western half of North America.<p>As a new month begins this week, Earth’s satellite undergoes a dramatic disappearing act and Venus begins to migrate up the sunset skies for a visit with the Seven Sisters.<p><b>The moon joins Jupiter.</b> The evening of Monday, …

Luxury Brand Strategy

Considering a luxury brand strategy? Begin with the fundamentals. Luxury brands don’t start with prestige and premium – they begin with a founder who …

Quantum Computing Company D-Wave Raises $29 Million CAD

Quantum computing company D-Wave announced today that it has raised $29 million CAD (about $23.1 million U.S.). The financing is geared towards the development of D-Wave’s hardware and software. The company now has raised a total of $174 million CAD (about $138.8 million U.S.).<p>According to the …

Meet the Startup That Wants to Deliver Your Deliveries (Video)

Parcel is Uber for missed deliveries before you miss them.<p>If you live in a big city these days, there’s a delivery startup for everything: groceries; weed; and even meals from restaurants that don’t offer their own delivery.<p>Now there’s a startup called Parcel that — wait for it — wants to deliver …

Get 50% off ZeroLemon's SolarJuice 20,000mAh Battery Pack

If you enjoy the great outdoors, this is the perfect companion. The ZeroLemon SolarJuice packs a massive 20,000mAh battery to power up your mobile devices, and can even recharge itself, thanks to its 1.2W monocrystalline solar panel.<p>This compact, lightweight battery pack features two USB ports …

Fortune.com

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Petite and powerful: PicoPro projector puts a movie theater in your pocket

Like most things that come in small sizes, pico projectors have always been a big disappointment.<p>Called “pico” because of their portability and battery power, the diminutive projectors in this class have typically been underpowered and underwhelming. Almost by definition, projectors need to be big …

Gear & Gadgets

Pixie's new Bluetooth beacons make it harder for you to lose your stuff

Whether you've left a wallet in a cab or misplaced something at home, losing your things is a real annoyance. What's worse is that it feels like a problem we shouldn't have to deal with in the age of smart devices. Sure, sometimes you can use Find my iPhone, but what about objects that don't have …

Road Trip: Route 66

Get your kicks on Route 66 and experience the ultimate all-American road trip from Illinois to California.<p>They say driving Route 66, the iconic 2,400-mile road connecting Chicago with Santa Monica, sneaks us into a bygone America, an era of neon signs and mom-and-pop diners. This waits for us, just …

RVs

Gmail's top nine hidden features

Most tech-savvy email users have a Gmail account - but how many of them know its hidden features? Here's a list of the top nine tips<p>Most email users probably have a Gmail account, unless you're still using aol.com, in which case my first tip for you is to immediately set up a Gmail account.<p>But for …

Google

Why the future of Starbucks is in tea

In 1987 Starbucks (ticker: SBUX ) had a mere 17 stores. The business was one of the earliest coffee shop chains, and it was testing new waters. As it turned out, the water was just about the perfect temperature. Now, Starbucks operates more than 17,650 locations across the globe, and its brand is …

Studio Four Introduces Online Shopping

With the launch of their brand new online shop, designer rugs, bedding, and accessories are just a click away.<p>The beginning of October marked the newly launched online shopping site "The Market" for Studio Four. Based in New York City, Studio Four's showroom is the ultimate designer destination for …

Shopping

Anxiety In Your Head Could Come From Your Gut

Dr. James Greenblatt, a Boston-area psychiatrist, had a puzzling case: a teenager arrived in his office with severe obsessive–compulsive disorder …

Samode Palace - Jaipur, India Popular among...

<b>Samode Palace - Jaipur, India</b><p>Popular among celebrities, royal families and discerning travelers willing to discover North India, the staggering …

Impala fleeing cheetahs jumps through window into the back of a 4×4

An impala fleeing from two cheetahs found a vital window of opportunity.<p>The panic-stricken animal looked seconds from death in a South African game …

McKinsey: China's Upper Middle Class To Drive Global Luxury Consumption

<i>Explosive Growth In High-Earner Demographic Projected For Coming Decade</i><p>A luxury mall in Shanghai. (after_alex/Flickr)<p>Consulting firm McKinsey & …

Italy, from a luxury powerhouse to third party manufacturer (part1)

Hermes, Chanel, Dior, Louis Vuitton, Ralph Lauren, Tom Ford – are among the many top international luxury who make part of their products in Italy, …

Luxury Daily

The millennial generation is a crucial target for fashion marketers as more brands revamp their strategies to gain new brand enthusiasts from this …

Luxury Daily

Italian fashion house Fendi revamped its online presence through a new Web site that is tablet- and mobile-optimized to allow consumers to browse its …

Roopal Patel, Formerly of Moda Operandi, Talks Joining Farfetch

Former Moda Operandi fashion director Roopal Patel has just joined the advisory board of groundbreaking e-commerce site Farfetch. Intrigued by …

Kate Moss to design fashion tech accessories for smartphones and tablets -

Supermodel Kate Moss has partnered with UK’s largest mobile retailer Carphone Warehouse to create a range of fashion accessories for smartphones and …

Kate Moss to design phone accessories

British supermodel Kate Moss has inked a deal with the Carphone Warehouse to design a range of fashionable smartphone and tablet accessories. …

Castello di Casole Named #1 Resort in Europe

The former 10th century castle turned 41-suite boutique hotel sits on the pinnacle of the 4,200-acre Castello di Casole private estate and is ideally …

Italy

New York City : Sophisticated City Life And Luxury Hotels

There’s nothing like staying in one of New York Luxury Hotels and exploring the world’s greatest city with all the good, the bad and the magic that …

Cottin Paris unveils luxe iPad mini covers -

iPads, iPhones, and smartphones are among the highly preferred products that are further glamorized with opulent customizations. We have come across …

Mapping children's chances

A Californian university has produced maps comparing how family-friendly countries are around the world