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Stephen Hawking, in His Own Words

Stephen Hawking, the brilliant physicist who died at 76 in Cambridge, England, on Wednesday (Einstein’s birthday), never won a Nobel Prize. But his book “A Brief History of Time” made him a star beyond his field, and his penchant for dropping bons mots on subjects large and small made him an …

Stephen Hawking

THE TAKEDOWN OF TRAVIS KALANICK: The untold story of Uber's infighting, backstabbing, and multimillion-dollar exit packages

• <b>Uber's spectacular meltdown in 2017 rocked the world's most valuable privately held tech startup and sparked a fight that broke Silicon Valley's most sacred rules.</b>• <b><br>As Uber's senior leadership scrambled to address the crisis, fear, self-interest, and conspiracy theories prevailed.</b>• <b><br>Business Insider has</b> …

Sexual Harassment

The Follower Factory

Everyone wants to be popular online. Some even pay for it. Inside social media’s black market.

Social Media

June 2015

Asian investors feeling buyer's remorse over Canadian oil acquisitions

Asia's shopping spree in Canadian energy generated some buyer's remorse in recent years as newly acquired operations suffered hiccups and lost money.<p>It's now snowballed into buyer's rage.<p>That is the case in South Korea.<p>Several media outlets reported that 30 prosecutors raided the headquarters of …

Bora Bora’s Dreamiest Overwater Bungalows

When traveling to a dream-list destination like Bora Bora, you want to choose the right resort, particularly since your room will likely cost upwards …

Usain Bolt beaten in 100 metres by American Justin Gatlin at the Diamond League Golden Gala in Rome

Justin Gatlin promised Usain Bolt “a dog fight” this summer only to be dismissed by the triple Olympic champion as someone who talks a bit too much. Now he had better start listening.<p>As 50,000 spectators at the Rome Golden Gala voiced a collective gasp when the result of Thursday night’s men’s …

Google patents eye tracking to unlock display screens

Google Glass wearers will only need a flicker of the eye to unlock their display screens under plans described in a Google patent for eye tracking.<p>The eye tracking system, a form of wearable technology, will allow anyone wearing the device to look at a moving object on the glasses' projected screen …

Eleven Rings: The Soul of Success by Phil Jackson, Hugh Delehanty

<b>The inside story of one of basketball's most legendary and game-changing figures</b><p><b>A</b> <i>New York Times</i> <b>bestseller</b><p>During his storied career as head coach of …

The Sexiest Nationalities In The World

MissTravel.com conducted a poll to discover the sexiest nationalities in the world.The travel blog polled over 30,000 single American women and over 13,000 American men, asking which nationalities they found sexiest.<p>The results weren't exactly surprising: Men voted Colombian women as the hottest in …