Carlos Cuzco Ruiz

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Why you really want India to join the US and China as a superpower

• “Minimum government, maximum governance;”<br>• “basic infrastructure such as roads, shelter, power and drinking water” in rural areas;<br>• helping farmers to farm better in order to raise yields;<br>• pursuing irrigation projects;<br>• more use of massively open online courses (MOOCs) for education with the most bang for …

India

The Best Video Game RPGs Of 2014 And Beyond [Updated]

When it comes to roleplaying video games, it often feels as though the golden days are behind us. The MMO and the MOBA have risen, and the single-player RPG has been consigned to memory.<p>But when you start looking at all the incredible games coming out in the next couple years, you begin to realize …

Photographer’s Girlfriend Continues to Lead Him Around the World

<b>Praktik Hotel – Madrid, Spain</b><p>Russian photographer Murad Osmann continues to be led around the world by his girlfriend Nataly Zakharova in his ongoing <i>Follow Me</i> project. With her back facing the camera, Zakharova eagerly holds the hand of her photographer boyfriend, guiding him through various …

East London

The 22 Most Important Finance Books Ever Written

In case you missed them, we've compiled a list of 22 classic works that every Wall Streeter should read.<p>These are the books that show up time and again in lists of books recommended by the pros themselves.<p>Topics covered include everything from the fundamentals of investing to the stories behind …

Investing

With Tinder 3.0, Tinder Enters The Friend Zone

Tinder, an app that allows you to swipe right on profile images in order to meet potential friends or dating prospects, has just launched its 3.0 version on Android and iOS. For those of you who want even more in common with the random people you meet through your mobile device, the new Tinder …

Google Releases Glass Development Kit ‘Sneak Peek’ And 5 New Glass Apps That Already Use It

Today Google released the Glass Development Kit (GDK) as a sneak peek for developers. Anyone can use it, but it lacks a Glass emulator, so testing apps without actually owning Glass will be nigh impossible.<p>By releasing the GDK, Google has turned Glass from a neat toy into a platform, one that is …

The 10 most shocking performance artworks ever

Artist Pyotr Pavlensky has made eyes water all over the world with his protest against Russia's descent into authoritarianism – nailing his testicles to the ground in Red Square on Sunday to denounce Vladimir Putin's "police state". Yet connoisseurs of performance art are probably already saying: …

7 hidden features in Microsoft Windows 8.1

Microsoft launched Windows 8.1 last month, featuring a range of refinements and functional improvements, including a more customisable Start screen, enhanced Bing search, and a range of new apps and services. Here are some of the operating system's best hidden features.<p><b>1. Turn the Start screen into</b> …

Software

Heartwarming Photos of a Highly Expressive Border Collie

Aki is the proud owner of 10-year-old Border Collie named Jazzy, a former search and rescue/therapy dog. The highly expressive pooch now helps rehabilitate other Border Collies who have behavioral issues. Aki calls Jazzy her “heartdog,” saying that they have “a strong bond nothing can break.”<p>“She's …

Pets

Hilarious Cynicism Conveyed Through Minimalist Illustrations

In this digital age, using smartphones, deciphering icons, and clicking “like” have become second nature. It's inevitable that our minds might begin to apply these many technological trends to everyday life. In his series called <i>Cinismo Ilustrado (Cynicism Illustrated)</i>, illustrator and designer …

Minimalism

Venture capital in an age of algorithms

We live in an age of algorithms. Cheap computing and abundant software have brought huge advances in all kinds of fields. Data scientists are …

¿Nos hace más egoístas estudiar economía?

<b>El estudio de la conducta humana puede ser como un perro tratando de morderse la cola. A medida que aprendemos más sobre nosotros mismos, nuestras nuevas creencias cambian la forma en que nos comportamos.</b><p>La investigación sobre los estudiantes de Economía lo demostró en la vida real: los textos que …

The Startling Surge of the Siberian HIV Strain

In public health, epidemiologists could be best regarded as microbial detectives. They are tasked with the unenviable position of having to examine an outbreak to determine not only the cause but also the potential consequences if the culprit is not controlled. At one time, the tools were limited …

Public Health

UNICEF first partner in new UK drive for Syria’s children

The UK government will match pound for pound all public donations to UNICEF’s Syria appeal, International Development Secretary Justine Greening …

UNICEF

Sales Alert: Making Eye Contact May Not Be Such a Good Idea

After gazing at the eyes of speakers who were trying to persuade them, research participants showed an average attitude shift of just <b>0.14</b> on a seven-point scale, compared with <b>0.6</b> if they had stared at the speakers’ mouths, says a team led by Frances S. Chen of the University of British Columbia in …

Google to tap users’ reviews and photos for web ad “endorsements”

An update to Google’s(s goog) terms of service today may make some users think twice about leaving a comment or a rating on a website owned by the …

Imagine a world where the biggest nights in TV are hosted on the web, not on cable. It would take a blockbuster show to set the precedent, wouldn't it? Well, YouTube's upcoming Music Awards show on November 3 might be the perfect storm to totally upset broadcast TV. Here's why: http://f-st.co/9L2JXxi