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Sennheiser’s short film shows the power of binaural audio

In a world where everyone wears headphones, it’s curious that binaural audio is so rare. The technology can create a 3D soundscape more realistic than the best home theater set-up, and yet hardly any music or movies take advantage of it.<p>In the last couple of years, that’s finally started to …

Headphones

5-Ingredient Slow Cooker Meals For Fall

Tara Donne<p>Our favorite part of fall? It's possible to make pretty much everything you're craving—stews, curries, juicy pork chops—in a slow cooker while keeping your time in the kitchen to a minimum. Even better are slow cooker recipes that keep ingredient lists short while delivering big on …

Slow Cookers

The Top 5 Sexiest Photos Of Kelsey Merritt, Victoria’s Secret’s First Filipino Fashion Show Model

As was reported at the <i>Inquisitr</i> last week, Kelsey Merritt did indeed become one of the newest Victoria’s Secret models to walk the runway during …

Fashion Shows

What The C-Suite Must Do To Make The Whole Firm Agile

When Agile management was seen as something happening in the basement of an organization among software developers and their unintelligible computer codings, the question of the role of the C-suite in Agile didn’t arise: the C-suite generally had no larger role than it had in the supervision of the …

C-suite Leadership

The $30 Home Depot Find That Saved My Rental Kitchen

A while ago, I wrote a post about how to ventilate a kitchen when you don't have a range hood or vent. A number of Kitchn readers recommended …

These 15 Recipes Turn Chicken Breast into Dinner — Recipes from The Kitchn

It's pretty much a given that you'll find chicken breast in regular rotation in my meal plans and at least one or two packs stashed in my freezer at …

This Whale Tail Took Grand Prize in the Photo Contest

TravelPhoto Contest<p>Enchanted by whales, this photographer's snorkeling trip in Japan helped her win top prize in this year's travel photo contest.<p>Until last year, photographer Reiko Takahashi was working as a semiconductor engineer, escaping the office a few times a year to pursue her longtime …

Photos

Here's How to Pick a Perfect Melon Every Time

There's no feeling quite as good as cracking open a perfect melon. There's also no feeling quite as bad as cracking open a bad melon. One is like …

Agile vs DevOps: Merging Fail-Fast Agile with Well-Planned DevOps

Fail-fast Agile and well-planned DevOps are the two sides of a single coin, though they are not essentially the same. Merging them is possible …

Project Management

It's Looking A Lot Like 2008 Now...

Economic and market conditions are eerily like they were in late 2007/early 2008.<p>Remember back then? Everything was going great. Home prices were …

China mom pays dearly for husband's probe of Ivanka Trump

XIANGYANG, China (AP) — With two young children, Deng Guilian hadn't planned on going back to work. That changed after her husband was arrested while …

Making MD at Morgan Stanley: How it happens

Wall Street bank picked its newest managing directors last week — but the 'incredibly rigorous' selection process began in June<p>The first rule about …

Meet your match: Google app finds famous art you look like

Sure, we all know what famous person we vaguely look like (I always get Geena Davis, which ... I wish! She's still in a "League of Her Own.") But the blandly named Google Arts & Culture app will dig through thousands of museum artworks from days gone by to see if you have a truly old-school …

Google Apps

How to tell if your iPhone battery needs replacing

Apple is now offering to swap the battery in older iPhone's for $29, but will having this done speed up your device?<p><i>Video: How to check if your</i> …

The best Alexa commands to try with your new Echo

No matter how many Amazon Echo commercials you see, it takes a little time to adjust to Alexa. Putting a virtual assistant in your home signals a change in lifestyle, sort of like adopting a puppy. There will be a lot of trial-and-error, but once you find your rhythm, you’ll forget what life was …

Our Top Slow Cooker Soup Recipes of 2017

While I often rely on my slow cooker for all sorts of dishes, my absolute favorite thing to make in my slow cooker is soup. No matter the season, …

How to download Windows 10 for free: There's still a way - but time is running out

Users who need assistive tech can download the software until 31 December.<p>There is still one legitimate way of downloading Microsoft's Windows 10 …

Morgan Stanley launches a robo-advisor after 6 month pilot

<i>This story was delivered to BI Intelligence "Fintech Briefing" subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here.</i><p>Morgan Stanley has launched its digital wealth management service, Morgan Stanley Access Investing, after a 6-month pilot.<p>The service is available on desktop and mobile (both …

We tried the top-rated cheap restaurants in New York City — and the winner was obvious

The New York Times reviews an impressive variety of restaurants, from high-end Manhattan institutions where meals can cost thousands of dollars to small falafel shops where you can find a gyro for under $10.<p>But, most of the restaurants that receive stars from the Times' critics tend to fall on the …

New York City

Samsung’s new SmartThings Cloud will unite all of its IoT devices

An ‘open ecosystem’ for IoT<p>Samsung is combining its various Internet of Things services under a single banner called SmartThings Cloud, the company announced today at the 2017 Samsung Developer Conference.<p>While in the past various Samsung IoT devices have used SmartThings, Samsung Connect, and …

YouTube Brings HDR To Mobile

High dynamic range (HDR) picture technology is no longer restricted to televisions. A number of the latest mobile phones have recently introduced support for it, and now one of the world’s biggest content providers, YouTube, has updated its mobile app to deliver HDR’s enhanced color, brightness and …

The best outdoor brunch spots in NYC

Best outdoor brunch in NYC<p>1<p>Photograph: Courtesy Gary Landsman<p>Restaurants, American<p>Sunday in Brooklyn<p>Williamsburg<p>Contrary to what the name might …

West Village

BETTERMENT CEO: We 'could become the Amazon of financial services'

The ecommerce juggernaut, which has humble beginnings in the book business, is transforming the retail business.<p>Betterment, the largest independent roboadviser in the world, with $9 billion under management and 270,000 customers, thinks it might be able to do the same in finance.<p>Rather than using …

Financial Services

Getting out of Auto: Understanding the focusing modes on your camera

Do you sometimes wonder why your photos have turned out blurry or out of focus? It could be that you are using the wrong aperture or shutter speed, …

This man makes amazing surreal animations from famous artwork

Famous pieces of artwork are fun to look at, but it turns out they're even more fun to animate.<p>Kajetan Obarski (a.k.a. Kiszkiloszki) is an …

Artists

Entertainment - MarketWatch.com

They were due to get married on April 18, but he delayed the wedding and bought a house instead.<p>6:09 p.m. Today6:09 p.m. Aug. 29, 2018<p>The American …

Donald Trump

This Cool Swedish Brand Is 100% Based on Ikea Hacks

Shopping at Ikea comes with its pros and cons. Pros: it's affordable and has a modern Scandinavian aesthetic that works in most spaces. Cons: since it's so popular, filling your home with Ikea can make it hard to expresses your individual style, and sometimes the pieces don't age well. Another …

Customers

Your Career Needs a Mentor. Here's Why.

The latest episode of our <i>Fortune Unfiltered</i> podcast features Carla Harris, vice chairman of global wealth management and senior client advisor for …

How to make limoncello with just four ingredients and in just 10 days

A four-ingredient recipe for Limoncello is taking the internet by storm.<p>The syrupy-sweet Italian liqueur is notoriously painstaking to make, …