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The 17-Year-Old Whom Yahoo Paid $30 Million Was Licensing His Startup's Core Technology

Yahoo made big news this week when it bought Summly, a startup with a 17-year-old CEO named Nick D'Aloisio, for $30 million.<p>The acquisition was led by Yahoo HR boss Jackie Reeses.<p>Before Yahoo shut it down, Summly was an app that skimmed the world's sources of news, edited it all down to fewer …

Startups

Why Samsung holds the lion's share of the smartphone market

Img Source: Flickr:iam_photo<p>Have you ever wondered how Samsung got to where it is today? A few years ago, it barely had any presence at all in the worldwide smartphone market. In fact, its very first smartphone was a huge flop. But it slowly rose to become not only one of the biggest names in the …

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The evolution of airport hotels: From staid to stylish

With more travellers taking to the skies than ever before, airport hotels around the world have started wooing fliers by throwing decades-old expectations out the window.<p>The reputation of airport hotels speaks for itself. Most people would agree that they're staid, soulless and lacking personality …

Hospitality

W Singapore-Sentosa Cove hotel - Luxurylaunches

Singapore is home to some of the most lavish hotels and resorts. Joining the league of luxury hotels and calling Singapore its home is the new W …

Here’s how Google Glass could help you at the airport

Last week, Google showed off its new Google Glasses demo video and also introduced an #ifihadglass competition that encouraged people to use five …

10 Best Airports to Get Stuck In

The layover, traditionally a dreaded word among travelers, has become considerably less painful as of late – at least, in certain airports. Indeed, …

Top 10 airport lounges around the world -

Travelling across borders is a tiring affair and more often than not, air travelers look for a little respite and comfort to envelope their commute. …

Airports

California city launches free public WiFi to all residents

This week, Santa Clara broke some new ground by blanketing its entire city with free public WiFi. The public WiFi network spans across 19 square …

Wi-Fi