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Not-So-Poor: Singapore Is the World's Most Expensive City

Singapore has become the world's most expensive city to live in, according to the Economist Intelligence Unit's 2014 Worldwide Cost of Living Survey.<p>The EIU said the world's ten most expensive cities are: Singapore, Paris, Oslo, Zurich, Sydney, Caracas, Geneva, Melbourne, Tokyo and …

Geneva Motor Show: Maserati debuts Alfieri concept, hinting at future

At least it’s not called the Bindo.<p>Maserati used Tuesday’s Geneva Motor Show to debut a new concept sports car called the Alfieri. The sleek, two-door coupe is named after one of the Maserati brothers who founded the company a century ago. Bindo was his older brother.<p>Naming issues aside, the …

The new hot startup model is being an exceptional middleman

Many new and valuable startups don’t really make anything. Instead of cutting out middlemen, they’ve become them, connecting people with specific genres of services or merchants.<p>Successful examples of this include transportation providers Uber and Lyft, and travel rental startup Airbnb. They have …

What The World's Wealthiest Can Buy With Their Billions: Hair Dye And Hermès For Everyone!

Billionaires buy crazy toys. Financier Leon Black reportedly threw down $120 million for Edvard Munch’s “The Scream,” and Oracle founder Larry Ellison shelled out an estimated $300 million building the fastest sailboat in the world. What if, instead, billionaires blew their entire fortunes on …

How Pabst Blue Ribbon became a billion-dollar beer

Pabst Brewing Co., the 170-year-old brewery that makes Pabst Blue Ribbon—known as “PBR” to the mustachioed cognoscenti—is for sale, Reuters reported over the weekend. And the expectation is that the company will fetch as much as $1 billion.<p>The past decade has been an incredible one for the brewery, …