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America's Gargantuan Share of Global Wealth, in One Map

How does the U.S. economy measure up to the rest of the world? You could find out by poring over a table of GDP figures, or you could get a snap …

Why Printer Ink Should Be Packaged Like Chanel No. 5

It’s not as absurd as you think. You won’t believe what printer ink is actually costing you.<p>There are few liquids on Earth that cost more than printer ink. In fact, at a cost of $4,285 per liter, it’s almost double the cost of even the most expensive perfumes. Put that way, there are few people on …

Mapping The Wealth Of U.S. ZIP Codes: http://f-st.co/gsFFUUP This interactive graphic, which lets you see the economic stats for every ZIP code in the country, shows the emergence of "Super ZIPs"--communities where nearly everyone is wealthy.

A supermarket in the US city of Boston is going to sell only food that's past its sell-by date. So what are some of the foods you can still enjoy? http://bbc.in/1bigKre

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FORTUNE — <b>Dear Annie:</b> Please settle an argument. I work with a brand-management team of about 20, some of whom I really think take the notion of “business casual” clothing a few steps over the line. The question is, where is the line? I say acid-washed jeans (with holes), yoga pants, and tank tops …

Mark Papa transformed an Enron cast-off into one of America's great oil companies. What he says about the fracking boom will surprise you. http://bit.ly/1459Crr

Top Apps For The 1%

There’s been an interesting phenomenon occurring lately, thanks to the increasing ability of companies to reach and serve ultra-niche audiences — the rise of the app for the 1 percent. Now more than ever, you can download apps that you can’t actually afford to use.<p>The democratization of the app …

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FORTUNE may receive compensation for some links to products and services on this website. Offers may be subject to change without notice.<p>Quotes delayed at least 15 minutes. Market data provided by Interactive Data. ETF and Mutual Fund data provided by Morningstar, Inc. Dow Jones Terms & Conditions: …

Do Unpaid Internships Lead to Jobs? Not for College Students

Unpaid interns of the world! Get up and leave the office. You have nothing to lose. Literally. Nothing.<p>The common defense of the unpaid internship is that, even if the role doesn't exactly pay, it will pay off eventually in the form of a job. Turns out, the data suggests that defense is wrong, at …

Why learn a foreign language? Benefits of bilingualism

Learning a foreign language is more than just a boost to your CV or handy for travelling. It will make you smarter, more decisive and even better at English, says Anne Merritt.<p>Physiological studies have found that speaking two or more languages is a great asset to the cognitive process. The brains …

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Ten hidden gems of Europe

There’s no place like Paris, Barcelona or Rome - but Europe has untouched corners that match the big hitters on beauty and charm, and with far fewer tourists. Take the road less travelled with these ten hidden gems of Europe.<p>1. Burg Satzvey, Germany<p>Whisper it: this fairytale castle is a short ride …