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A Rising Euro Offsets The ECB's Attempts At Quantitative Easing

This job of running a continent wide economy appears to be harder than some people thought it was. The European Central Bank is, as we know, starting a program of quantitative easing (QE) to match what the central banks of Japan, the UK, US and so on have been doing for some years now. The aim is, …

Economics

Japan's Oldest Businesses Have Survived for More Than 1,000 Years

So why are some of them folding now?<p>Century-old American companies like General Electric and Ford appear ancient when viewed alongside modern upstarts like Google and Facebook. But there are a number of Japanese firms—some of which have been around for more than a millennium—that exist on another …

Apple just defied a bunch of theories about business

<i>Apple’s most recent quarterly numbers broke all sorts of records and, as we shall see, a number of laws.</i><p>Apple just released its numbers for the quarter ending last December, the first quarter of its 2015 fiscal year. The figures are astonishing:<p><b>iPhones</b>: Apple sold 74.5 million, +57% over last …

Henry Blodget

El mamífero más traficado del mundo que pocos conocen

<b>Quizá nunca hayas oído hablar de él: se lo conoce vulgarmente con el nombre de pangolín y tiene una lengua tan larga como su cuerpo. Además, es el mamífero más traficado del mundo y está en peligro de extinción.</b><p>En la entrada de un edificio gubernamental de Vietnam, cerca de la frontera con China, …

GIFs of great black and white photographs morphing into color

Classic images we know in black and white, transforming into color before our eyes.<p>From the Dutch design website NSMBL.<p>[via Asylum Art]

Which Programming Language Should I Learn First? [Infographic]

Before choosing your first programming language, you should also check out this infographic on What Is Programming And What Do Programmers …

Beautiful olde-timey GIF art from the Gif Opera Cabinet

Lovely, evocative animated GIFs from classic source materials.<p>Newly assembled gifs regular uploaded by Gualtiero at The Gif Opera Cabinet. Worth a …

GIF Animations

See the World's Greatest Stolen Artworks in This Virtual-Reality Museum

On March 18, 1990, two thieves disguised as Boston police officers walked into the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, handcuffed the guards on duty, …

The Most Amazing Science And Technology Images Of The Year

We've rounded up 2014's most mind-blowing images for your viewing pleasure<p>Each week at <i>Popular Science</i>, the staff scours the web for the most amazing images from the realms of science and technology. We liked this year's weekly gallery images so much that we compiled our favorite visualizations, …

Arabian Sea

9 Reasons to Play Board & Card Games | The Art of Manliness

Dwight D. Eisenhower played bridge with his fellow officers into the wee hours of the morning; Winston Churchill enjoyed playing mah-jongg and gin …

15 Christmas Dinner Ideas That Are a Little Fancy and Very Festive

Christmas is like clockwork: Thanksgiving passes, and all of a sudden your to-do list gets longer, with menu planning, gift shopping and wrapping, and Christmas tree-decorating. But just because Christmas comes around every year doesn't mean your menu has to. Are you tempted to cook the same …

Christmas Dinner

11 citas irreverentes sobre la religión de afamados ateos

La religión es algo que ha cautivado y apasionado a la humanidad desde tiempos inmemoriales, y hasta el día de hoy es parte fundamental de la vida de …

Legacy of the First World War Christmas truce lives on

The memory of those moments of happiness they managed to savour during Christmas 1914 should both inspire, and give us hope<p>One hundred years ago this Christmas, on the bitter, battered no-man's land between the German and Allied trenches, bands of cold, demoralised, scratching, bewildered men, …

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Cyber Monday

El día que me convertí en Tom Hanks en 'La terminal' >> Paco Nadal >> El Viajero >> Blogs EL PAÍS

<i>Este "era" mi pasaporte. Le tenía cariño... todo lleno de sellos y visados. Snifffff</i><p>Siempre pensé que Dios (si es verdad que existe) repartió las</b> …

Qué Tanto Sabe Google de Usted? - TECHcetera

La posibilidad de que usted sea usuario de Google es casi 100%. Bien sea porque usa Android como sistema operativo de su smartphone, porque su …

Vintage Football Jerseys By Emilio Sansolini

Graphic designer and all-round branding guy Emilio Sansolini has conceived some stellar work in the past. His latest concept designs for football …

En vez del Día de la Revolución, México celebra una jornada nacional de protestas

En México ha sido testigo de numerosas acciones en el marco de la jornada nacional de protesta por los desaparecidos en Iguala. En algunas de ellas, …

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

Hair<p>Without buzzing it all off or, god forbid, combing it over.<p>By Adam Hurly2 days agoView More<p>Editors' Picks<p>It’s time to justify that Prime …

¿La leche es realmente buena para nuestros huesos?

Desde hace muchísimos años, la leche se ha considerado un alimento esencial para el crecimiento saludable de nuestro cuerpo, en particular en lo que …

Diez viajes al futuro

Destinos para conocer cómo será el presente viajero dentro de unas décadas<p>Ciudades ecológicas y sostenibles, el primer puerto de turismo espacial, …

8 Bourbon Terms Every Man Should Know

<i>Last Updated November, 2017.</i><p>The patois of bourbon has developed over centuries. During that time, the language mostly stayed within the confines of …

10 lugares imprescindibles de ver en el sur de China >> Paco Nadal >> El Viajero >> Blogs EL PAÍS

<b>1. Dali</b><p>Una de las ciudades más bellas de Yunnan y la única de toda China que queda completamente amurallada, con sus cuatro puertas originales. Fue …

2014's Best Hotels in The World

Boutique-hotel experts Mr & Mrs Smith have announced their best hotel award winners for 2014.<p>Boutique-hotel experts Mr & Mrs Smith have announced their best hotel award winners for 2014. <i>Via HarpersBazaar.co.uk</i>

Turn Her Sex Fantasy into a Reality

The top three fantasy themes that women reported included specified locations, a spouse or current lover, and a focus on her own submissiveness. Those compliant fantasies ranged from being sexually dominated (64.6 percent), tied up for sexual pleasure (52.1 percent), and spanked or whipped (36.3 …

Fotogalerie: Da will ich hin!: Sansibar, Archipel Unguja, Tansania

Wussten Sie, dass auf der Trauminsel Sansibar 90 Prozent der Bevölkerung Muslime sind? Und knappe Badebekleidung von Einheimischen daher nicht so …

Weltnachrichten

Berliner Hinterhöfe

Berlin ist vielleicht eine der coolsten Städte der Welt, aber leider nicht unbedingt eine der schönsten. Zumindest nicht auf den ersten Blick. Wenn …

En 2015 abrirá el laberinto más grande del mundo

Promete destronar al de la plantación Dole, ubicado en Hawai<p>En la zona de Fonanellato, Italia, se construye actualmente el que, presumen, será el …

These Stunning, Simple Posters Tell The Story Of The Syrian Revolution

Syrian designer Fares Cachoux creates heartbreaking and hopeful posters of his country’s struggle.<p>When the Syrian revolution began, Syrian-born graphic designer Fares Cachoux was living abroad. He couldn’t concentrate on his work–especially after his hometown was bombed–so he quit his job, and used …

Graphic Design