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Bank of America summed up the huge change taking places in markets in one simple graphic

For seven years after the financial crisis, it was all about Davos Man.<p>The Davos Man was at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, the annual global meeting of minds with the mission of improving the state of the world through global partnership.<p>Now, in the wake of the election of Donald …

Bank of America

Harvard's complete photography course is now available for free online [updated]

If your resolution for 2017 is to take better photographs than your current blurry, badly composed effort, you’ll want to check out this free MOOC from Harvard University –the school where Mark Zuckerberg and Bill Gates cut their teeth.<p>ALISON – one of the many repositories of online learning …

Will Spotify kill the music download?

Apple’s iTunes store revolutionised the music industry, but now streaming reigns supreme and even vinyl is fighting back<p>The digital download, ushered in to the mass market more than a decade ago by Apple’s iTunes music store, is in rapid decline as people shift to streaming services such as Spotify …

David Price

As Khmer Rouge guerrillas in the '70s, they took part in genocide. Now, as Christians, they ask for forgiveness

Consulting a Bible app on his smartphone, Norng Chhay pulled up his favorite passage from the book of Matthew.<p>"'Do not judge others, and you will not be judged. For you will be treated as you treat others,'" the former Khmer Rouge soldier read aloud. Matthew 7 particularly resonates with him, he …

No More Athleisure, Brick And Mortar, Made in China? How Fashion Will Change In 2017

The tectonic plates of the fashion world are moving. Here are four shifts to expect next year.<p>Change is afoot in the fashion industry.<p>We’ve already seen glimpses of how the tectonic plates in the fashion world are moving. In one of our best-read fashion stories of 2016, we explored how some of the …

eCommerce

How Buzzfeed Turned Its Viral Cooking Site Into A Viral Cookbook

The cookbook can be customized 77,000 ways–fitting for an algorithm-powered sensation like Tasty.<p>If you’ve ever used Facebook, you’ve probably seen <i>Tasty</i>. The reach of <i>Buzzfeed’s</i> food vertical is almost impossible to fathom: The company claims 50% of all Americans see a <i>Tasty</i> video every month–which …

Algorithms

7 Cocktails to Spread Holiday Cheer

You'll seem like a master bartender when you serve these drinks<p>The weather outside may be frightful, but these festive holiday cocktails will warm you up. Eggnog doesn't have to be boring—especially when you create a maple-and-sage version for your table. Want an easy recipe that packs a flavorful …

Wildlife
Stranger Things

MediaTek to launch family of chips for autonomous cars

Self-driving cars are one of the hot emerging industries in tech, and Taiwan’s MediaTek wants in on it. The semiconductor chip maker is announcing today a plan to bring out a family of integrated chips for the automotive industry in the first quarter of 2017.<p>With its chips used in 1.5 billion …

Film Review: ‘Lion’

With:Dev Patel, Rooney Mara, David Wenham, Nicole Kidman, Abhishek Bharate, Divian Ladwa, Priyanka Bose, Deepti Naval, Tannishtha Chatterjee, …

Angela Lansbury

China’s middle class is exploding

China's middle class is on fire. According to a study by consulting firm McKinsey & Company, 76 percent of China's urban population will be considered middle class by 2022. That's defined as urban households that earn US$9,000 - US$34,000 a year. (That might not sound like a lot, but adjusted for …

China

London property values are plunging, but it's not just because of Brexit

Capital values for offices in the City of London - the financial district of London - plunged 6.1% in July, from June, real estate firm CBRE reported today. In its monthly index, "capital value" represents the probable prices that would have been paid at the date of valuation.<p>And it extended beyond …

Real Estate

10 things in tech you need to know today

<b>1.</b><b>Airbnb is raising a massive new round of funding that values the company at $30 billion.</b> That makes it the second-most-valuable US tech startup after Uber, which investors have valued around $68 billion.<p>2. <b>The head of Bloomberg's $150 million venture capital fund explained the formula for finding</b> …

Startups

10 Super Foods to Help You Quickly Build Muscle and Lose Weight

In order to build muscle and lose weight you need a variety of veggies, carbs, fruits, proteins, and healthy fats. In order to quickly build muscle …

New Black Lives Matter Policy Platform To Call For Reparations, End Of Mass Incarceration

On Monday, movement groups will release a new policy platform amid criticism the movement is too focused on policing.<p>WASHINGTON — The Movement for Black Lives conglomerate will put forth a series of policy goals on Monday, framing the proposals as an end to the "war on black people."<p>The platform, …

Human Rights

Disney patent wants to stealthily track park visitors by their shoes

A new patent awarded to Disney may have the theme park changing its tagline from “The happiest place on earth” to “The creepiest place on earth.”<p>In its efforts to expedite lines, customize the Disney experience, and make your overall visit more enjoyable, Disney’s new patent details plans to track …

This is the latest you should eat at night if you want to sleep well and not gain weight

Now you know you're not supposed to eat that late, because you've heard it's bad for you, but how late is too late?<p>Besides snacking, how late can dinner be?<p>Just like the circadian rhythm that controls our sleep, scientists think our bodies have a circadian clock for eating, too. And messing with …

Trump team launches post-convention assault against Clinton

The billionaire and his allies taunt 'Crooked Hillary' and blame Bill for the rise of ISIL.<p>Donald Trump launched a fresh takedown of Hillary Clinton on Friday, with the Republican presidential nominee leading the effort and dispatching his surrogates to join the attack.<p>The real estate mogul …

Government

10 Foods You Should Eat More Of If Your Memory Sucks

Step up your memory game.<p>Granted, most of these aren't exactly quick fixes. But over time, they can boost your brain health and reduce your risk of memory loss.

15 Reasons We Should All Move To New Zealand If Donald Trump Becomes President

If there was ever a time to move to New Zealand, then November might be it. Supreme Court Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg recently joked about moving to the island nation if Donald Trump is elected president. We have to say ― that’s not a bad idea.<p>New Zealand is a playground of national …

New Zealand

RANKED: The 10 best movies we've seen so far this year

I'm always a sucker for a good documentary, and there were a few that really stood out. And on the big-budget Hollywood side, there were some titles that showed an originality and outside-the-box style that I respected. And they were just entertaining.<p>Here's my top 10 so far this year:

Film Industry

The Director Who Wants To Show You Who Asian-Americans Really Are

For the past decade, Jon M. Chu has directed a slew of major studio films. Now he plans to use his power to correct Hollywood’s problems with Asian-American representation, beginning with Now You See Me 2 and next, with Crazy Rich Asians.<p>Director Jon M. Chu has never infused his Chinese heritage …

These itty-bitty food cooking videos will bring immense joy and tranquility to your heart

I don't know why, but things not being their intended size, whether they're comically big or diminutively tiny, is always hilarious to me. Extremely large wine glasses? <i>Very</i> funny. Basketball personality Shaq? A human knee-slapper!<p>That's why I was so tickled when I stumbled upon Korean artist …

Cute

A Comprehensive List of Airlines That Offer Free Stopovers

Two destinations for the price of one? Say goodbye to stagnating in waiting areas and hello to a bonus trip.<p><i>This post originally appeared on</i> Map Happy<i>.</i><p>There are a couple of options on long trips: suffer, maybe find a hotel, or make it a bonafide stopover. In the case of the stopover option, many …

Abu Dhabi

9 overrated tourist destinations — and their (better) alternatives

There are a number of must-sees when planning a trip to any new destination. If it's Paris, you have to see the Eiffel Tower. If it's New York, you have to see Time Square, right? While these spots could be on your itinerary, they may not be as exciting as you imagined, according to some people.<p>A …

Travel

England's most beautiful places: 31 photos to enchant you | CNN Travel

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