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Personal Finance & Planning | Charles Schwab

At Charles Schwab, we encourage everyone to take ownership of their financial life by asking questions and demanding transparency.<p>Our <b>Insights & Ideas</b> bring you information that fosters that ownership, because we believe that the best outcomes in life come from being fully engaged.

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Attacks Across Iraq Kill At Least 18, Including An Army General

Violence in Iraq has hit its highest levels since the sectarian fighting of 2006-7, which killed tens of thousands of people. More than 8,000 people have been killed this year, according to the United Nations.<p>A suicide bomber killed at least eight soldiers, including a brigadier general and three …

United Nations

'Hobbit' blasts past newcomers to claim third box office crown

LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK (Reuters) - “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug,” the special-effects-laden tale that pits dwarfs against a dragon, blasted to its third consecutive box office title, collecting $29.9 million over the post-Christmas weekend to beat newcomers “The Wolf of Wall Street” and “The …

The Top 11 Collaborative Consumption Stories Of 2013

By Ariel Schwartz3 minute Read<p>2013 was the year that collaborative consumption started to hit the mainstream. We saw CEOs declaring that they are …

Sharing Economy

A Photographic Tour Of The Notorious Hotel Chelsea

Before extensive renovations, one last look inside the notorious hotel where Sid killed Nancy and where Jack Kerouac wrote On The Road.<p>Perhaps no other New York City building has been so simultaneously charmed and haunted as the Chelsea Hotel. Most infamously, it was the place where Sex Pistol Sid …

This Photo Booth Only Snaps Pics When You Smooch

Grab the Mistletoe and head into The Thermobooth, where the camera only snaps a photo when you get grabby.<p>For decades now, the photo booth has been a potent dating wunderkabinet: both the perfect place to steal a kiss, and the best way to capture it. The Thermobooth is a new spin on the photo booth …

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Hand Drawn Rotoscoping Gifs and Other Animation Experiments by Matthias Brown | Colossal

<p>I recently stumbled onto the Tumblr of animator Matthias Brown who shares his numerous experiments with rotoscoping and other animation techniques …

Google targets big brand advertisers with 'game-changing' technology

Ever since marketing pioneer John Wanamaker quipped that half of all the money he spent on advertising was wasted, but he didn't know which half, businesses have been striving to make their advertising spending accountable.<p>That was in the late 19th century: the department-store king could never …

Target's Word May Not Be Enough To Keep Your Stolen PIN Safe

<b>Listen · 2:37</b><p><b>Toggle more options</b><p><b>Download</b>• <b><br>Transcript</b><p>The giant retailer Target continues to feel the fallout from a massive security breach at its stores. The latest revelation: Hackers who stole credit and debit card numbers this holiday season also collected encrypted personal identification numbers.<p>…