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The process Jeff Bezos used to interview job candidates before he was a CEO became the way Amazon decided who got the job

If you're applying for a job in the tech industry, you may be asked to solve at least one tricky brainteaser.<p>At Amazon, that aspect of the interview dates back to before the company even launched, when CEO Jeff Bezos worked at investment-management firm D.E. Shaw.<p>Brad Stone breaks it down in his …

Employment

The Bombardier Global 7000’s Ultra-Long Range Just Got Longer

After flight tests, the big business jet’s nonstop distance has been upped to more than 8,860 miles.<p>The ultra-long-range Bombardier Global 7000 can …

Aviation

An American Airlines Passenger Was Stuck Next to a 'Screaming and Kicking' Toddler. His Stunning Reaction Went Viral

You have three choices in a situation like this one. Two of them can wind up making you 'internet famous.'<p>Imagine your happy place. Now, imagine that in order to get to your happy place, you first have to sit next to a screaming toddler in economy class on American Airlines for a few hours.<p>We've …

American Airlines

Buying Your First “Real” Watch? Here Are Five to Consider

<i>Originally published on Hodinkee.</i><p>The two major watch shows of the year–SIHH and Baselworld–are now both firmly behind us, which means that we know …

Watches

Casa Noble, San Jose de Cabo Property Listing: MLS® #18613

Beverly Hills

Monty Python's 10 funniest sketches

As a Monty Python treasure-trove arrives on Netflix – including Monty Python and the Holy Grail, Life of Brian and Monty Python's Flying Circus – it's the perfect moment to look back at 10 of the very best sketches from the masters of surreal comedy.<p>1. The Dead Parrot<p>Arguably the most famous, most …

Comedy

The super rich are paying $150,000 for a perfectly planned round-the-world adventure — here's what they get, from glacier hiking in Patagonia to whale watching in Australia

For many of us, glacier hiking in Patagonia, whale watching in Australia, and stargazing in Easter Island are merely pipe dreams.<p>For the mega-rich, that's all accomplished in one month of the year.<p>Those in the upper echelon of wealth value travel like the rest of us, except their experiences are …

New Zealand

Spain's Best Kept Secrets- 15 Most Beautiful Villages and Towns of Spain

The beauty of Spain lies in its sleepy, forgotten corners. This is where the real drama unfolds- mesmerizing sights and timeless heritage. If you’ve …

European Travel

12 essential luxury experiences in Paris

Paris’ classic landmarks are undoubtedly worth a visit, but there are a number of unique, luxurious and lesser-known experiences to have here, too. …

France

The 10-Year Baby Window That Is the Key to the Women’s Pay Gap

Today, married couples in the United States are likely to have similar educational and career backgrounds. So while the typical husband still earns more than his wife, spouses have increasingly similar incomes. But that changes once their first child arrives.<p>Immediately after the first birth, the …

Demographics

The Different Types of Light You Should Use for Landscape Photography

We often tend to think of the best light for landscape photography as being during the golden hours, but depending on what you're trying to …

Landscape Photography

Omega’s New Apollo 8 Timepiece Mimics the Moon’s Surface

The Swiss watchmaker pays tribute to the 50th anniversary of Apollo 8 with a decorative new Dark Side of the Moon watch.<p>This year marks the 50th …

Watches

The upgraded plasma lighter that never blows out or needs fuel is under $20 on Amazon

There’s no question that the Sparkr Mini Plasma Lighter 2.0 is one of the coolest lighters you’ll ever come across. First of all, it’s windproof. You …

Micro USB

How to Use Long Exposures to Up Your Photography Game

If you’ve been itching to try your hand at daytime long exposure photography but aren’t sure how to jump in, here’s a great simple and …

Photography

A Behind-the-Scenes Look at the Most Expensive Property on the Market in Los Cabos

The oceanfront oasis has four homes, four infinity pools, and five guest casitas.<p>Stationed at the southern tip of the Baja Peninsula where the Sea of …

Los Cabos

49 seriously good Canon DSLR tips, tricks, time savers and shortcuts

To help you get to the grips with your EOS camera and all the great technology therein, we’ve put together 49 essential Canon DSLR tips and tricks …

Elon Musk Has Plans To Disrupt At Least Eight Established Industries

In this modern day <i>David and Goliath</i> battle (multiplied by eight), one man is trying to take down a bevy of behemoth industries. CB Insights reports, …

Elon Musk

Exclusive: Private Car Museum in Malibu Is Now on the Market

A $10 million automotive residence is ready to sell, and the structure is state-of-the-art.<p>For any car connoisseur looking to rev-up their own …

Ferrari

Welcome to Powder Mountain – a utopian club for the millennial elite

When these young entrepreneurs bought a remote ski resort in Utah, they dreamed of an exclusive, socially conscious community. Is this the future, or Mt Olympus for Generation Me?<p>Jeff Rosenthal is standing near the top of his snow-covered mountain wearing a fluffy jacket, fingerless gloves and …

Hudson Valley

This Could Be Your Only Chance To Buy A Potentially Flyable Phantom Fighter Jet - The Drive

This Could Be Your Only Chance To Buy A Flyable Phantom Fighter Jet<p>And you thought a Bugatti was the ultimate go-fast toy!<p>Platinum Fighters<p>Tyler …

Greg Maddux | Society for American Baseball Research

On August 26, 1995, Greg Maddux was at Wrigley Field in Chicago, formerly his home stadium. Now a member of the Atlanta Braves, Maddux was on the …

How to Develop Situational Awareness | The Art of Manliness

There’s a scene at the beginning of <i>The Bourne Identity</i> where the film’s protagonist is sitting in a diner, trying to figure out who he is and why he …

Self Defense

If you're not using Google Chrome's permanent 'Mute Site' feature, you're not using Chrome at its best

In January, Google Chrome — the search giant's extremely popular web browser — started rolling out an update with a lot of new features, including the ability to permanently mute sites that automatically play videos every time you visit.<p>Google Chrome updates usually consist of bug fixes and other …

Google

Tesla's cars are full of hidden Easter eggs — here the coolest ones

Tesla CEO Elon Musk is always announcing updates and future plans for his cars.<p>With all of the exciting news constantly surrounding Tesla, sometimes the car's smaller details get lost in the mix. Tesla cars have a lot of fun Easter eggs like a Mario Kart simulation and holiday light show that can …

Tesla

James Gunn defends Chris Pratt over Kevin Smith prayer tweet

<i>Guardians of the Galaxy</i> director James Gunn came to the defense Chris Pratt after folks on Twitter criticized the actor for telling Kevin Smith—who …

17 Hidden iPhone Hacks You Never Knew About

From charging the battery faster to taking a hands-free photo, these are the secret iPhone hacks you wish you knew sooner.<p>Few things are worse than …

Hacking

Inside a $200 million private mega-yacht, complete with glass elevator, helipad, and beach club

A build from yachting company Fraser Yachts, which is celebrating its 70th anniversary, the "Project Infinity" is set to be designed and constructed by Dorries Yachts and H2 Yacht Design by 2020.<p>The vessel will boast eight staterooms, allowing for 16 guests and longer-haul vacations, which are …

Boating

Take a rare look inside 8 of the most luxurious superyachts for sale at Miami's premier yacht show

The 30th annual Miami Yacht Show kicks off on Thursday, showcasing some of the most extravagant and unique superyachts from custom-boat builders around the world. Five separate entrances lead to an extraordinary in-water-only display, covering 1.2 million square feet of space. The show will run …

Boating

19 'USSD' Codes That Unlock Hidden iPhone Features

19 ‘USSD’ Codes That Unlock Hidden Features in Your iPhone<p>When you want to tweak your iPhone’s preferences, you’ll usually open up the Settings app. …

Take a rare look inside the luxurious $92 million superyacht that has a sushi bar, a salon, Jacuzzi, and can sleep 16 people

This week in Florida is the Miami Yacht Show, which showcases over 500 boats and yachts across 1.2 million square feet.<p>One of the most luxurious of these yachts is the Fraser Perini Navi Grace E, which costs about $92 million to buy, according to Fraser's website. Spanning a length of more than 200 …

Dining Rooms