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The 18 Sharing Companies Going After Airbnb Internationally

<i>First published on CBInsights Blog, used with permission.</i><p>An impending employee liquidity round is said to value Airbnb at $13 billion.<p>With the rise …

5 Tips for Filtering Advice from Other Photographers

Things seems to all be falling into place. You have your gear all set, a fancy new logo, a great new set of business cards and your portfolio is …

Photography

Interview: Wyndham Worldwide CEO on Listening to Guests' Needs

<i>Editor’s Note: This interview is part of Skift’s CEO interview series. This particular series is with hospitality CEOs talking about the Future of</i> …

David Beckham's Son Brooklyn Reportedly Will Sign with Arsenal

David Beckham's oldest son, Brooklyn, has spurned Manchester United and Chelsea to sign his first professional contract with Arsenal, according to reports.<p>The <i>Daily Star</i>'s Sian Hewitt reports the 15-year-old signed a deal for the remainder of the 2014-15 season, with plans being made for a long-term …

Soccer

Appearance of Corruption Taints Bid for High-Speed Rail in Mexico

The private home of President Enrique Pena Nieto was built and is registered under the name of a company connected to a controversial high-speed rail …

Ten million jobs at risk from advancing technology

Up to 35pc of Britain's jobs will be eliminated by new computing and robotics technology over the next 20 years, say experts<p>Ten million British jobs could be taken over by computers and robots over the next 20 years, wiping out more than one in three roles.<p>Low-paid, repetitive positions are most …

Labor Economics

HUSSMAN: The Stock Market Is Overvalued By 100%

His regular weekly market commentary is widely regarded as one of the best-researched, best-articulated publications available to money managers.<p>John's public appearances are rare, so we're especially grateful he made time to speak with us yesterday about the precarious state in which he sees …

Dennis Rodman Says He Helped Secure Kenneth Bae's Release from North Korea

“My dear friend for life, Marshall Kim Jong Un” begins the January 2014 letter from Dennis Rodman, in which the former NBA superstar begged the North …

Why Steve Ballmer picked Gillian Zucker

LOS ANGELES -- Steve Ballmer is loud.<p>Anyone who has seen him in person or watched one his infamous YouTube videos knows that he doesn’t need a …

Need to Shoot at Night? Three Essential Pieces of Lighting Gear

I just returned from a nighttime photography trip (Ron Risman’s Timelapse Workshop). The goal was to shoot the night sky… over and over again. With a …

Something called 'the race to zero' is scaring a lot of tech companies

Cloud computing has completely changed the tech industry, but it’s got a dark side for the companies competing in the market, something those in the industry call “the race to zero.”<p>There’s so much competition in the cloud industry that cloud companies keep cutting their prices, even while they …

Take Note, Facebook: How Colleges Are Training Designers To Treat Users Like More Than Lab Rats

Students at MIT, Stanford, and elsewhere are learning to build technology products with user well-being in mind.<p>Facebook sparked outrage this summer when it published results of a study conducted on unwitting users. The study looked at whether people who were shown more positive or negative words …

Victoria's Secret Renames Campaign Following Backlash

The lingerie label renames its Perfect Body campaign.<p>Victoria's Secret has renamed its Perfect Body campaign after a petition on Change.org, accusing the lingerie label of "irresponsible marketing", received more than 20,000 signatures.<p>The brand responded by changing the name of its campaign to 'A …

Candice Swanepoel

5 New Travel Startups to Watch This Week

This week’s startups strive for a fun way to get from trip planning to sharing, making it seemingly effortless for travelers to send a postcard, pay …

The Apple years while Steve Jobs was away

As one of the founders of Apple Computer Inc., Steve Jobs became synonymous with the brand. But his relationship with the company wasn't always so hallowed and harmonious. After internal disputes with Apple's board of directors in 1985, Jobs left the company to pursue other projects, including NeXT …

Home Depot blames security breach on Windows, senior executives given new MacBooks and iPhones

Earlier this week, The Wall Street Journal published an in-depth look at The Home Depot’s recent security breach of its payment data systems, in which 56 million credit card accounts and 53 million email addresses of customers were compromised. A root cause of the security breach: a Windows …

Is Alibaba’s Singles Day really worth it for China’s stressed-out retailers?

Xiaolu Yang and her staff of 29 at LeSportsac China have been working seven days a week for a month, taking photos, building up inventory, testing their website, and smoothing over logistics ahead of China’s massive online shopping holiday, Singles Day, which begins on Nov. 11 at midnight.<p>After …

GM ordered new switches months before recall

General Motors Co ordered half a million replacement ignition switches almost two months before it alerted federal safety regulators of the issues …

Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan held for assault | CNN Travel

This Verbal Confrontation Shows Why Walmart Will Never Accept Apple Pay (Video)

Walmart's Mike Cook was as interested in making a point as he was in getting answers from a Visa executive.<p>If the debate over credit card fees isn’t the main reason some of the nation’s largest retailers are banning Apple Pay from their stores in favor of a competitor app called CurrentC, someone …

Raspberry Pi's new computer is somehow even smaller and cheaper

Everyone's favorite minicomputer has just gotten even smaller. The Raspberry Pi Foundation is today introducing the Model A+, a revamped version of its low-end Model A board priced at just $20 (£20 in the UK). While the processor and RAM -- a Broadcom BCM2835 SoC and 256MB, to be specific -- remain …

Myla Dalbesio on Her New Calvin Klein Campaign and the 'Trend' of Plus Size Modeling

From the editors of ELLE.com, When she showed up to the shoot, she had no idea what to expect.<p>Myla Dalbesio explodes with laughter on the other end of the phone. "It's crazy!" she exclaims. "I can't even."<p>The 27-year-old model is talking about booking her latest gig, modeling Calvin Klein underwear …

Mozilla attacks 'lack of transparency' for iPhone and Android smartphones

‘A choice between one phone where you can’t tell what goes on inside it and another phone where you can’t tell what goes on inside it’<p>Mozilla is celebrating the Firefox browser’s 10th birthday, but it’s going on the offensive in the mobile market rather than resting on its laurels.<p>Chief technology …

50 Beautiful Examples of Black and White Photography

Anybody can pick up a camera and take a picture, but it takes a skillfull photographer to utilize composition, exposure, and aperture to take a …

Deputy Who Killed 19-Year-Old Samantha Ramsey Won't Be Indicted

A Kentucky deputy who witnesses say jumped onto the roof of a 19-year-old girl's car and opened fire on her will not be indicted in the girl's death.<p>Samantha Ramsey was killed by Boone County deputy Tyler Brockman as she left a party in April. Now, a Boone County grand jury has decided not to …

Remains could be those of 43 missing Mexican students

The 43 Mexican students who disappeared in southern Mexico in September were abducted by police on order of a local mayor, and are believed to have been turned over to a gang that killed them and burned their bodies before throwing some remains in a river, the nation's attorney general said …

7 Trips To Take If You Want To Enjoy Traveling Slowly

Yes, high-tech hotel rooms can be fun but they can also be distracting from the real reason we often travel: To connect with our new surroundings and the local culture and to take time to savor the moment.<p>There are numerous ways to slow down while you travel -- leave the phone behind or visit some …

New York sheriff's deputy suspended over online video

<b>New York (CNN) —</b> A sheriff's deputy in upstate New York was suspended after an online video showed him sparring with someone who didn't want his car searched.<p>The video shows the deputy cursing at the man, who repeatedly tells the officer there's no reason to search the vehicle.<p>"I wasn't in my car …

Xiaomi, The Chinese Smartphone Company That's Crushing Everyone, Is Earning A Lot More Money Than People Realize

Xiaomi is currently trying to raise $1 billion in funding, the Journal reports. As part of the fund raise, it has a document detailing its financial performance. The Journal saw that document, and it reports the following:<p>A table in the document showed that Xiaomi's net profit last year rose 84% to …