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Tomi Lahren's Exercise Pants Gun Photo Becomes Butt Of Twitter Jokes

Tomi Lahren shared a photograph of herself carrying a gun in her exercise pants, attracting widespread ridicule online.<p>The Fox News contributor posted this image to Instagram on Friday:<p>“Ladies, chances are your assailant is gonna be bigger, stronger and faster and that’s why you have …

Tomi Lahren

'The Death of Stalin': The film that dares viewers to laugh about the Russian dictator

"The Death of Stalin," which hits theaters in Europe and North America this month, makes light of one of the 20th century's most brutal dictators. …

Russia

Google Increased New Employee Productivity by 25 Percent With 1 Email. Here's What You Need to Know

Yet another example of when 'back to the basics' is great advice.<p>Onboarding, a term used to describe the period between job offer acceptance and assimilation (anywhere from 30 days to a year depending on the organization), is a critical time for new employees. Not only do they have to tackle a …

Employment

Have plane seats really shrunk – and which is the worst airline on Earth for legroom?

Have plane seats shrunk? Of course they have - what a ludicrous question. Just take a look at the happy folk on board any passenger aircraft during the so-called “golden age” of flying. What luxury. There’s so much legroom they don’t know what to do with themselves.<p>So how much space have we …

Aviation

Coca-Cola Will Launch Its First Alcoholic Drink To Compete In Japan

Coca-Cola will introduce the first alcoholic drink in the company's 125-year history, tapping into a growing trend in Japan for mildly intoxicating drink mixes.<p>But if you were thinking rum and Coke, you would be wrong.<p>Instead, the new brand will compete in a category known as Chu-Hi, a canned …

Alcohol

Japan's Shinmoedake Volcano Erupts Violently, Grounding Dozens of Flights

(TOKYO) — A volcano in southern Japan that appeared in a James Bond film had its biggest eruption in years Tuesday, shooting smoke and ash thousands …

Geology

BrewDog has launched Pink IPA 'for girls': why not try one of these top beers brewed by women instead?

Ahead of International Women's Day on March 8, Scottish brewer BrewDog has launched a glittery new version of its most famous beer, repackaged in pink in an attempt to highlight gender pay inequality.<p>This new take on the popular Punk IPA, light golden in colour with tropical fruits and light …

Why a Wall Street analyst says Netflix will probably end up spending more on marketing than a traditional TV network — not less

Netflix doesn't like to spend money marketing its shows, but it may end up having to spend <i>more</i> on it than traditional TV networks, according to Barclays.<p>The streaming giant has historically been averse to ponying up cash to promote its original TV shows and movies.<p>"Our sort of Holy Grail dream is …

Televisions

Balkrishna Doshi wins Pritzker Prize 2018

<b>Breaking news:</b> Indian architect Balkrishna Vithaldas Doshi has been named the 2018 laureate of the Pritzker Prize, architecture's most prestigious …

North Korean Leader, Known for His Bluster, Reveals Diplomatic Skills

SEOUL, South Korea — He has never traveled abroad as North Korea’s supreme leader. Until this week, his close encounters with foreign guests had been limited to dignitaries from China, Cuba and Syria — and Dennis Rodman. He increasingly resembles his grandfather, a national deity, down to the …

North Korea

When to Use Your Email Signature for More Than a Sign-Off

The email signature can be a powerful marketing tool -- but it can quickly become an irritating vehicle of self-promotion.<p>This story appears in the March 2018 issue of <i>Entrepreneur</i>. Subscribe »<p>Two years ago, Alaia Williams used a run-of-the-mill email signature: title, company, phone number. But as …

Marketing

The world’s most powerful passports belong to two Asian countries

Asian countries are increasingly challenging their European peers in terms of passport power.<p>As of early 2018, Germany has for five years in a row been ranked as having the world’s most powerful passport. However, the country just ceded that title to Japan and Singapore, according to a real-time …

5 Netflix Shows To Watch If You Like ‘The Crown’

In 2017, “The Crown” established itself as a very popular show across the globe. But with only two seasons of 10 episodes each, you likely finished up the series awhile ago. And as Netflix has to pay so much to create it, there aren’t many shows quite like it out there that are obvious choices to …

5 Reasons Why Demographic Targeting Is Out and Behavioral Targeting Is In for 2018

Between Generation X, millennials and Gen Y, marketers are getting pulled in every direction.<p>Take the millennial segment of 18- to 34-year-olds. At …

Marketing

'S---hole' projected onto Trump hotel

The word “shithole” was projected onto President TrumpDonald John TrumpInfowars' Alex Jones blasts Trump over airstrikes: 'He's crapping all over us' …

Donald Trump

Almost Every Advertiser Prefers Instagram Over Snapchat

Instagram Stories is stealing more than users from Snapchat.<p>Instagram unveiled Instagram Stories in the summer of 2016. By the start of 2017, the new …

Snapchat

Amazon and Google's Dumb Fight About YouTube Videos Makes More Sense Now

The slap fight between Google and Amazon, in which the two corporations fought over whether the Amazon Show could display YouTube videos, just …

Africa is changing China as much as China is changing Africa

Eight years ago I watched the movie “2012,” named after the year the Mayan calendar supposedly ends. In the film an American geologist learns that a solar flare is heating the core of the earth and causing its tectonic plates to shift drastically. Before long, mass earthquakes and tsunamis are …

Britain’s David Attenborough enjoys a moment as his ‘Blue Planet II’ takes a hard look at ocean pollution

LONDON — The most-watched television program in Britain last year was not a singing competition, a period costume drama or even a baking show. It was a nature program about gender-bending fish and dolphins that like to surf.<p>The seven-part BBC documentary, presented by a beloved nonagenarian …

Blue Planet II

10 e-commerce trends that will shape Southeast Asia in 2018 (Part 1)

Editor’s note: This is the first part of a post on Southeast Asian e-commerce by Sheji Ho, for the second part click here. Sheji Ho is the Group …

eCommerce

Worries about Malaysia's 'Arabisation' grow as Saudi ties strengthen | Reuters

Kuala Lumpur (Reuters) - Malaysia’s growing ties to Saudi Arabia - and its puritan Salafi-Wahhabi Islamic doctrines - are coming under new scrutiny as concerns grow over an erosion of traditional religious practices and culture in the multi-ethnic nation.<p>FILE PHOTO: Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib …

Kuala Lumpur

Jakarta Is Sinking So Fast, It Could End Up Underwater

A tsunami of human-made troubles in the Indonesian capital poses an imminent threat to the city’s survival. And it has to deal with mounting threats from climate change.

Jakarta

Malaysian Senators Think AirAsia's New Uniforms Are 'Too Revealing'

Malaysian legislators this week criticized the uniforms issued to female crew by two Malaysian airlines, calling them “too revealing” and suggesting …

Aviation

From Porn Sites to Starbucks Wi-Fi, CPUs Are Getting Hijacked to Mine Cryptocoins

It’s one thing to wake up and discover that you missed the boat on a cryptocurrency boom that’s making a handful of people very wealthy. It’s another …

Buenos Aires

Business class vs economy: how plane food compares on 10 major airlines

Flying business class on any airline will cost you at least twice the price of an economy ticket. So you’d be reasonable to expect an experience that’s twice as good, and along with extra space and more attentive service, involve significantly better food.<p>Indeed, competition between carriers is …

Scholars Create Precise Rendition of What Ancient Greek Music Sounded Like

So far, researchers have managed to learn a lot about ancient Greek culture by interpreting the surviving fragments of age-old pot decorations, mosaics, paintings, and statues. From these discoveries we’ve been able to learn that music played an integral part in the lifestyle of ancient Greece. …

It Turns Out Legal Weed In Colorado Hasn't Led To Kids Abusing The Drug

Opponents of marijuana policy reform have warned that legalizing cannabis could give way to an epidemic of young people abusing the plant. But recent studies indicate that isn’t happening.<p>Recreational cannabis became legal in Colorado in 2012, and legal adult sales kicked off in 2014. The rate at …

Investors outperform nations at Paris climate summit

Two years on from the Paris Agreement, a summit in the French capital has mobilized investors to fight global warming. But critics say that when it …

Climate

Film Critics Pick the Most Underrated Movies of 2017 — IndieWire Critics Survey

You know it's been a great year for movies when 16 film critics all pick different films.<p><i>Every week, IndieWire asks a select handful of film critics</i> …

I Hate How Much I Love the iPhone X

I’m a total gadget nerd, and it’s been five years since a new smartphone made me nod to myself with the understanding that, “Yes, I need that thing …

Mobile Technology