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Bank of America has found the formula for a market meltdown — and we're dangerously close

The scorching-hot stock market is fresh off yet another week of new record highs, yet one glaring question remains: When will it all come crashing down?<p>The global investment strategy team at Bank of America Merrill Lynch has an idea.<p>The firm, which has repeatedly warned of investor overexuberance, …

This site makes browsing Netflix simple again

We've all been there. You sit down for movie night, open Netflix and start looking for something to watch. And you keep looking. And keep looking. And you look until you reach the point of not wanting to watch anything anymore. This is the modern-day version of going to the movie rental store, …

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Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

World Cup<p>The least red-white-and-blue (if you don’t count Russia!) major sporting event in our time will be the most chaotic, entertaining, and …

4 Web Design Trends Your Small Business Should Follow

In today's digital economy, a good website is essential to the success of small businesses. Trends are ever changing, so are client needs. While businesses are busy focusing on their core product or service, most do not understand the value and importance of staying on the cutting edge of web …

The 10 most important things in the world right now

Hello! Here's what you need to know for Tuesday.<p><b>1.</b> Eurozone leaders will hold an emergency summit in Brussels on Tuesday in which Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is set to unveil new bailout proposals, while Greek banks will remain closed until Thursday to keep cash machines from running dry.<p><b>2.</b> …

Islamic State takes sledgehammer to 'irreplaceable' ancient Palmyra ruins

Isil militants have released images showing a civilian being forced to destroy priceless artefacts from the Roman city of Palmyra as the head of Unesco warned of "cultural cleansing" by the extremist group'<p>Militants from Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (Isil) are feared to have begun …

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Greek Crisis Underscores Value Of Cloud In Startup Ecosystem

There was a ton of fallout as the Greek economic crisis worsened this week week and the country struggled to come up with answers to its growing predicament.<p>As Alexia Tsotsis explained in an article on TechCrunch earlier this week:<p>This week, the Syriza government failed in negotiations to receive a …

Tips for Business Travelers To Stay Online On the Road

Plenty of employers expect workers to make themselves available virtually all the time, especially when they’re traveling for business. …

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Download 465 Logos for only $18

A massive bundle of 465 logos and marks for download.<p>Agung Syaifudin is a talented freelance graphic designer and illustrator. He has recently packed …

Articles about homeowner uses smart technology manage his napa property anywhere on Dwell.com - Dwell

In Napa, a custom menu of apps helps a frequent traveler keep track of security—and his garden—from afar.<p>A Colorado retreat built for extended family gatherings makes the most of smart tech.<p>A start-up wants you to ditch your Brita for good.<p>Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through …

Beijing warns citizens in Turkey of anti-China protests

Beijing has warned its citizens travelling in Turkey to be careful of anti-China protests, saying some tourists have recently been "attacked and disturbed".<p>The notice, posted on the Ministry of Foreign Affairs website on Sunday, said there had been "multiple" demonstrations in Turkey targeting the …

Articles about five-best-audio-products-market-today on Dwell.com - Dwell

A creative imagination is a key ingredient in timeless, luxury designs.<p>Here at Dwell, we love music.<p>With its community market initiative, PPS reinvents the public square on the international scale.<p>Although we shouldn’t admit it, the Dwell reception area doesn’t always resemble the best of modern …

Photographer Captures a Crow Riding on the Back of a Bald Eagle

Capturing animals riding other animals seems to be a new trend in wildlife photography. First there was a weasel riding a woodpecker. Next was a …

Here's what to do when an airline loses your luggage

Thankfully, the US Department of Transportation has started laying down the law on what should happen when you arrive somewhere and your baggage doesn't.<p>Unfortunately, this still varies wildly depending on each airline and each specific situation.<p>To help you navigate these tricky waters, we've …

How to travel and build an online business

In the past 12 months, I’ve traveled to over 20+ countries in Europe, Asia, North, Central, and South America, and I did it while running a business online.<p>There seems to be a trend of online entrepreneurs who are advocating this travelpreneur movement of being able to run your business online, …

NASCAR Fans Defend, Display Confederate Flag at Daytona

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Steven Rebenstorf has numerous flags flying atop his canopy tent inside Daytona International Speedway.<p>The Confederate flag is front and center.<p>It's been like that for years. And the 57-year-old Rebenstorf has no plans to take it down — not even if NASCAR decides to ban the …

India - the world's fastest growing startup ecosystem

In recent years, the Indian startup ecosystem has really taken off and come into its own—driven by factors such as massive funding, consolidation activities, evolving technology and an burgeoning domestic market.<p>The numbers are telling—from 3,100 startups in 2014 to a projection of more than 11,500 …

You Can Now Find Steve Nash on the Soccer Field

Permanently. The recently retired NBA star is finally embracing his true, primary athletic love.<p>It looks like Steve Nash is trying to take his athletic talents to a different setting: The <i>New York Daily News</i> reports that the future NBA Hall of Famer has been training with the National Premier Soccer …

Spotify vs. Apple Music: Is there a difference in sound quality?

If you're still waiting to pull the trigger on either an Apple Music or Spotify streaming subscription, will any difference in sound quality help you make a decision?<p>Apple Music officially launched this week on iOS devices for$9.99 (£9.99/AU$11.99) a month, and it comes into a marketplace that is …

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GoPro’s New HERO4 Session is 50% Smaller and 40% Lighter Than the HERO4

GoPro has just announced a new action camera, it’s smallest camera yet. The new GoPro HERO4 Session is 50% smaller and 40% lighter than the HERO4 …

Apple has been testing a giant iPad for at least 3 years

While Apple has yet to confirm any plans regarding its future products, Business Insider has learned that Apple has been testing prototype iPads with bigger screens since as far back as 2012.<p>An iPad prototype from around that time had a screen that was larger than 12 inches, according to a person …

Europe thrown into crisis as Greece nears euro exit after shock referendum result

The European Union is facing its worst crisis since the formation of the euro after Greece voted decisively against the terms of a eurozone bailout deal<p>The European Union is facing its worst crisis since the formation of the euro after Greece voted decisively against accepting the terms of its …

Something 'scary' went wrong with NASA's probe to Pluto

NASA was able to re-establish communications with the spacecraft within 90 minutes, and it reported that it was "healthy" and still on course to fly by Pluto.<p>But to reconnect with Earth, the spacecraft kicked itself into safe mode, and it is now no longer taking photos or collecting other …

Amazon Scanning Backyards In Seattle, Suggesting Drone Delivery In Its Sights

Amazon.com appears to be taking small steps to develop its drone delivery program and doing so from backyards in its hometown of Seattle.<p>On Thursday, one observer tweeted that the online retailing giant would be scoping out his property for its Amazon Prime Air program next week.<p>“Amazon is coming …

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How to Use a Texting App Without Sending a Text

In China, messaging apps like WhatsApp are widespread. But users there don’t send text like much of the world does.<p>Voice messaging—or sending short audio clips instead of text messages—has taken China by storm. Step on a Beijing subway and you’ll see people barking into their phones intermittently, …

North Korea's international airport terminal opens in Pyongyang, in pictures - Telegraph