Oliver Oxenham

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Taylor Swift has inspired a peace treaty between indie labels and Apple Music

Taylor Swift has helped independent record labels shake off their concerns about Apple Music.<p>Two major independent labels made peace with Apple's new …

Facebook Snaps Off Another All-Time High, Closing Regular Trading Worth $88.86 Per Share

Facebook set an all-time high today, closing at $88.86 per share, valuing the company at just under $250 billion.<p>Positive analyst sentiment has helped propel the company’s shares in recent days. Facebook traded around $82 as recently as last Friday, making its fresh heights even more notable — a …

Trading

Feeling Anxious? Have a Pickle

The Plate<p>I’m from northern Vermont, and am the descendant of a long line of uptight Puritans and taciturn ice fishermen. Chattiness is not our bag. At parties, we’re big on nail-biting reticence and we tend to have an over-developed concept of personal space. A lot of us, as kids, hid behind the …

Blurred lines

RACHEL DOLEZAL was, until very recently, the president of the Spokane, Washington chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Coloured …

SoftBank Lands $236M From Alibaba And Foxconn To Bring Its Pepper Robot To The World

Remember Pepper, the intelligent robot that SoftBank unveiled last year? Pepper goes on sale in Japan this coming weekend, but in advance of that launch SoftBank has revealed that Alibaba and manufacturer Foxconn have invested $118 million each in its robotics division.<p>That deal will give Alibaba …

Robotics

Rand Paul's libertarian street cred

IN A panel discussion at Harvard University on Saturday, Viet Dinh, who served as assistant attorney general in George W. Bush’s administration and …

Travel Inspiration: Great New Reads

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>Looking for some travel inspiration?<p><b>Here are three new #TripLit reads that will transport you to a faraway place:</b><p><b>> A Passion for Paris,</b> <b>by David Downie</b><p>From its alleys and ateliers to its cafés and cathedrals, Downie crafts an infatuated valentine for the City of Light.<p><b>></b> …

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Smashing Magazine — For Web Designers And Developers

How can we design in a way to help visitors rather than frustrate them? How do we know that a great user experience is really working well? In this …

Web Design