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Credit Suisse traders are prepping one of the biggest hedge fund launches this year

Qube, a quantitative-oriented hedge fund owned by Credit Suisse, has just opened its doors for business.<p>The fund, which is led by Pierre-Yves Morlat, started approaching investors about raising funds in the last few months and now has $800 million committed to the fund, according to people familiar …

Joey from Friends becomes first TV character to be 'virtually immortalized'

Since the final episode of hit sitcom Friends first aired in 2004, many fans have clung to the hope of a reunion. Earlier this year, the show’s co-creator Marta Kauffman quashed that idea emphatically:<p>“There will never be a Friends reunion movie,” she told E! News. Could she <i>be</i> any clearer?<p>But for …

Artificial Intelligence

Is virtual reality the future of online pornography?

By Amelia Butterly <i>Newsbeat reporter</i><p><b>Without pornography, the internet as we know it today, would not exist.</b><p>It's a bold claim, but some experts credit porn with popularising many online activities we take for granted.<p>These range from video streaming and webcams, to credit card transactions to opt-in …

Do You Dream of Free Ramen? Enter This Contest

This weekend, Ivan Ramen is running a groovy Instagram contest. Anyone who goes to their place in Lower Manhattan and tags a picture of their meal on …