Ginny Miller

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Why so few women are in leadership positions at the world’s largest tech incubator

Actually, the percentage of women working at Berlin-based incubation powerhouse Rocket Internet is not so bad – 40 percent of its staff is female.<p>However, in leadership roles, women are still clearly underrepresented. Only 15 percent of the leadership roles at Rocket are occupied by women and, of …

3-Person IVF May be Approved in the UK

<i>Image Courtesy of Shutterstock</i><p>Designing your baby is an arguable debate, and now a new controversial technique that extends beyond the scope of …

Dropbox Confirms Raising $325 Million

Dropbox, the popular file storage service, has raised another $325 million in funding with the possibility of boosting that amount to $450 million, …

Li Ka-Shing invests $23m into fake eggs. No yolk

On one level, it's a picture of a guy making scrambled eggs. But it provides a window onto a much bigger story.<p>In the photo on the right, Li Ka-Shing …

Step Inside Africa's First Underwater Hotel Room

Africa opened its first underwater hotel room this month, making it the second in the world.<p>The room, at the Manta Resort on the Zanzibari island of Pemba, was designed by Swedish artist Mikael Genberg, who also built the first underwater hotel room in a lake in Sweden. The Manta Resort room sits 4 …

Sea Level

National Geographic Travel

5 Best Old-School Ski Resorts

<i>By Christina Valhouli</i><p>There’s something wonderfully comforting about an old-school ski resort. They’re not hip, they’re not cool, and that is …

Skiing

15 Truly Breathtaking Pools From Around The World

Forget the world's most crowded swimming pool. If you're planning a vacation in the future, why not treat yourself to a dash of luxury and check into …

Best apps and sites to plan, record and share your trips

Dreaming up a trip is the easiest part of every journey. All you need is a working imagination. The other bits before you go? Not so easy, or so much fun. You’ve got to book tickets, worry about accommodation, work out budgets, apply for visas…then you’ve got to plan your itinerary. And what about …

Apps

Fire and ice: adventures in Iceland

You could be forgiven for mistaking Iceland's scenery for a sci-fi movie set. Boiling water blasts out of geysers, and cracks in the earth belch steam. Arid plains and mustard-coloured rocks stretch endlessly into the distance. Volcanoes lurk menacingly under a covering of snow.<p>Iceland is …

Hiking

Emergency hut on Þórskafjarðarheiði (Route 608) in the highlands of the Westfjords, Iceland

Emergency hut on Þórskafjarðarheiði (<i>Route 608</i>) in the highlands of the <b>Westfjords, Iceland</b>.

Why Google doesn’t care about hiring top college graduates

Google has spent years analyzing who succeeds at the company, which has moved away from a focus on GPAs, brand name schools, and interview brain teasers.<p>In a conversation with The New York Times’ Tom Friedman, Google’s head of people operations, Laszlo Bock, detailed what the company looks for. And …

Employment

SolarCity says it had “an amazing year” in 2013, but delays earnings

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Credit: Courtesy of SolarCity<p>SolarCity (s SCTY) ended 2013 on a high note. The solar installer on Monday said it completed 12 …

Artist uses Google Glass to interact with museum visitors

Google Glass is changing the way we perceive the world by offering users an augmented reality through wireless technology.<p>Information including text, video and still images hovers in front of the wearer's eye, as the wearer connects to the internet or issues voice commands.<p>The technology caused a …

Google Glass

Remote recording tech helps artists make sweet music

<b>The latest digital audio recording technology has helped an unsigned London-based band hook up with one of the world's most famous producers in California - even though they were 5,500 miles apart.</b><p>Special Report: The Technology of BusinessDomain shift sends cyber world dottyHow to cash in with …

Music Production

Jet set

CLIMATE change is supposed to unfold slowly, over decades. But that is not true up in the great white north, as those attending this year’s meeting …

Global Warming

Business Schools Should be Transformed to Drive Entrepreneurism

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As we continue to recover from a global recession and look to the future, it’s imperative that we build more entrepreneurial-driven academic institutions. Not only will this provide the foundation for much-needed innovation, it also will …

Entrepreneurship

WhatsApp's Epic Fail Was a Rival App's Exponential Gain

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Did you get the telegram that Facebook’s $19 billion-dollar baby bit the dust for four hours over the weekend? The developers of WhatsApp competitor Telegram Messenger sure did -- and they're reaping the spoils.<p>Some 5 million chat-happy …

Privacy

Startrails: Photos by Evgeniy Zaytsev

Startrails: Photos by Evgeniy Zaytsev<p>Beautiful long exposure photos of stars taken in Russia. See also Lincoln Harrison's work.<p>SHARE: