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The Internship – review

Yes, this comedy about a pair of washed-up watch salesmen who land a month's work experience at Google is utterly corrupt (the search engine supplied …

John Cusack: from hearththrob to psychopath

Yesterday he was in Australia. Or was it tomorrow? John Cusack is confused. He's just returned from the Gold Coast, where he was filming his latest …

"Despicable Me 2" took a HUGE bite out of the box office this July 4th weekend. But what happened to "The Lone Ranger"? Details here: http://aol.it/12bcsfk

16 Of The Highest-Grossing Book-to-Big Screen Film Adaptations

What do you think? The true story of "Deep Throat" is chronicled in the all-star biopic "Lovelace (2013)" WATCH the trailer now: http://aol.it/17KTsbQ

Karl Strauss Brewing Company Wins 16 Medals in 1 Month!

July 3, 2013<p><b>San Diego, CA – July 3, 2013–</b> Karl Strauss Brewing Company just wrapped up a busy awards season, taking home a combined 16 medals for its …

Diversification: Why Not Put Everything in Whatever Will Go Up the Most?

The U.S. markets are doing well this year. Many other asset classes are not. The S&P 500 was up 16.9% at its peak on June 18. Then it dropped 2.9% in the last 10 days of the quarter. This gain in the U.S. markets has some people questioning the merits of a global portfolio. But the track record of …

Almost every major consumer electronics manufacturer is now working on a smart watch

Something about the ailing PC industry, competition among makers of smartphones and the endless quest for the next big thing has nearly every major consumer electronics manufacturer working on a smart watch or at least contemplating it. The latest is Dell, whose global VP of personal computing just …

The secret to making meetings useful? More discussions and fewer presentations

<i>This originally appeared on LinkedIn. You can follow Jeff Weiner here</i><p>Ask your team to identify their biggest productivity killer and inevitably two issues will rise to the top of the list: managing their inboxes and their meeting schedules.<p>I’ll tackle the former in a future post. For now, I’d like …

RIM brass expected to face tough questions at AGM

Until recently, the most significant thing expected to happen at the annual shareholders' meeting of Research In Motion Ltd. was a name change.<p>Now, the gathering in Waterloo, Ont., on Tuesday morning is likely to be dominated by questions about RIM's disappointing fiscal first-quarter …

Braving the 'Iron Ways': a beginner's guide to climbing Italy's Vie Ferrate

With their sculpted peaks, pinnacles and towers of rock, Italy’s eastern Dolomites are the most beautiful corner of the Alps. The architect Le Corbusier called the rocky amphitheatre ‘the most beautiful architecture in the world’, Unesco granted them world heritage status in 2009, and ever since …

The Digital Realities Of Work Life Blending

I’ve been in Maine for the past week on a so-called digital vacation. Yes, the craggy coastline, salt air and lobster rolls are great, but as for “getting away from it all”, it just ain’t happening as I imagined it could. I’ve got my iPhone, my tablet, my laptop, my Twitter, my FB, my Instagram, my …

Andy Murray: Winning Wimbledon is 'pinnacle of tennis'

<b>Andy Murray said winning Wimbledon and ending Britain's 77-year wait for a men's champion was the "pinnacle of tennis".</b><p>The 26-year-old Scot converted his fourth championship point to beat top seed Novak Djokovic 6-4 7-5 6-4 in what Murray described as a brutal match.<p>"Winning Wimbledon, I can't get …

MIT tool connects the dots of your life through Gmail metadata

How much does the metadata gathered in your inbox reveal about you? Quite a lot, judging by what researchers at the MIT Media Lab have managed to accomplish with Immersion. They've built a web app that — once you grant it permission to do so — digs through your email history to piece together a …