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World markets leave Australia behind in land of shrinking equity

Chad Slater, who first traded stocks in Australia 14 years ago and is now back in Sydney after investment-management jobs in London and Boston, is …

Ranking The 10 Best Legendary Weapons In 'Destiny 2' (So Far)

Alright, I’m officially out of lists to write, as I’ve done the best exotic weapons, the best exotic armor and now the best legendary weapons in <i>Destiny 2</i> as of today. If I do the best Legendary armor (which is just cosmetic) or the best Eververse ships and sparrows, please punch me.<p>But this list? I …

Destiny 2

Group of White Men in Patagonia Vests Confused for VC Fund, Raise $500 Million

MENLO PARK, Calif.—Talk about crowdfunding!<p>A group of white men wearing Patagonia vests on Sunday were confused for partners of a venture capital …

Same-sex marriage postal plebiscite a debacle likely to happen for Malcolm Turnbull

In the counting process, the actual Yes or No vote will be stripped away and anonymously counted with all the other votes in that electorate, but the …

Same-sex Marriage

Mobile Is Eating the World, 2016

<b>watch time: 32 minutes</b> [slides-only version below]We already know mobile is eating the world as we pass 2.5 billion smartphones on earth and head …

Mobile

AI can predict heart attacks more accurately than doctors

An estimated 20 million people die each year due to cardiovascular disease. Luckily, a team of researchers from the University of Nottingham in the UK have developed a machine-learning algorithm that can predict your likelihood of having a heart attack or stroke as well as any doctor.<p>The American …

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild - Amiibo Unlockables Exposed

Nintendo’s The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Amiibo Unlockables Have Been Revealed in Detail, and They’re Beautiful<p>We all knew that <i>The Legend</i> …

Why Video Game Developers Don't Want To Hear Your Great Idea For The Next 'Farmville'

<i>In video game development, why are video game ideas worth nothing? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights</i>.<p><b>Answer by Mark Maratea, Principle Gameplay Programmer, on Quora:</b><p>I’ve worked at EA along with 10,000 …

Game Design

Historic commercial flight from US lands in Cuba

SANTA CLARA, Cuba (AP) — The first commercial flight between the United States and Cuba in more than a half century landed in the central city of …

Cuba

World's first self-driving taxis debut in Singapore

SINGAPORE (AP) — The world's first self-driving taxis are picking up passengers in Singapore.<p>Select members of the public began hailing free rides Thursday through their smartphones in taxis operated by nuTonomy, an autonomous vehicle software startup. While multiple companies, including Google and …

Mulholland Drive tops critics' list of the best 100 films of 21st Century

Only one film from this year, German comedy <i>Toni Erdmann</i>, was featured on the list, while 2015's <i>Mad Max: Fury Road</i>, <i>Son of Saul</i>, <i>Inside Out</i>, <i>Brooklyn</i>, <i>The</i> …

The biggest question facing Asia isn't the South China Sea: it is alliances with the US

In essence, America accomplished then what China seeks now – its own sphere of influence.<p>But statecraft, like just about everything else, is a …

Australia's environmental peril revealed in five charts

<b>Species under threat</b><p>Nature is under siege on other fronts. The number of nationally threatened species and ecological communities has risen more than …

Is Andrew Johns the latest Bronte celebrity resident?

Former rugby league star and commentator Andrew Johns could potentially be Bronte's latest celebrity resident.The post Is Andrew Johns the latest …

Brontë Family

There's a major problem with the idea that Apple should buy Tesla

On paper it looks synergistically appealing. Tesla would be freed from its state of perpetual anxiety about its future, and Apple would make a bold move into transportation, now viewed by many in Silicon Valley as the next great disruptive frontier.<p>Also, there aren't that many companies that could …

'Minecraft' Billionaire Markus Persson Buys $70 Million Beverly Hills Contemporary with Car Lift

‘Minecraft’ creator Markus “Notch” Persson has just closed on a $70 million home on tony Hillcrest Drive in Beverly Hills.<p>The 23,000-square-foot, Contemporary-style home, with a wall of glass that provides a 280-degree view of the City of Angels and the Pacific Ocean below, triggered a bidding war …

Winners Announced For The 2016 Remix Awards

Among the JUNO Awards, the iHeartRadio Awards and the IDMAs all happening within the last month is another awards event that hasn’t really gotten …

Music

Marriott is in a battle with a huge Chinese investor — here's why it's probably not over yet

First, a recap:<p>Last week, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide confirmed that it got an attractive takeover offer from a group of companies led by the Chinese insurer Anbang, which has been on a deal spree since buying the Waldorf Astoria 18 months ago.<br>• Starwood, which owns brands including Westin, …

Hospitality

The Same-Sex Marriage Decision: What to Make of the Dissenters

A central complaint of the four justices who dissented from the Supreme Court's decision in <i>Obergefell v. Hodges</i>, which recognized a constitutional right of same-sex couples to marry, was their repeated assertion that the five justices in the majority were unabashedly -- and illegitimately -- …

Improve Your Running Stamina With Progression Runs

Progression runs were once called the Kenyan secret. They're great for building stamina, mental strength, and teaching the body to run increasingly faster at the end of a race. A progression run is a run with structured pace increases from beginning to end. The distance and pace will vary based on …

10 Conversations Every Couple Should Have in the New Year

There are many articles that enumerate the types of conversations every couple needs to have prior to getting married, such as discussing their plans for how to parent, and their perspectives on money and religion. But I believe that there are 10 conversations that every couple needs to have on a …

Jay Z Has the Room

Everyone knows Shawn “Jay Z” Carter is smart, talented, and wildly successful, his Roc Nation empire continually expanding: the new sports agency, a fragrance launch this month, a luxury-goods partnership with Barneys. What’s fascinating is the way a drug dealer turned rapper turned mogul and …