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News: 24 Cool New Features in iOS 11.3 for iPhone

While iOS 11.3 doesn't have as many new features as iOS 11.2, there's still a lot to love about Apple's latest update for iPad, iPhone, and iPod …

IPhone 7

26 of the best business books you can read, from the CEOs and execs who can't put them down

Highly successful people typically work hard, practice the right habits every day and strive for self-improvement, with the latter often coming in the form of a book. If reading is something you're willing to do to sharpen yourself, take some suggestions from more than two dozen executives who have …

The Best Luggage Brands for Every Budget

With so many choices on the market today, deciding on the best luggage brands can be a challenge. Identifying the best of anything involves personal …

Luggage

Why You Should Never Eat Food on Planes, According to the Experts

World travel expert Anthony Bourdain will eat everything from warthog bits to seal eyes, but one thing he won’t eat is airplane food—and neither …

The robots are coming, and they might have to pay tax

The European Parliament rejected plans for a "robot tax" back in February, but plenty of people remain in favor. Could the taxation of automation …

hanoverfair

Study finds Apple Watch is most accurate wearable at measuring heart rate

When it comes to measuring heart rate and calories burned, not all fitness trackers are created equal, based on the findings of a scientific study that pitted the top wearables on the market against each other.<p>The in-depth study conducted by researchers at Stanford University was published today, …

Apple Has Revealed The Secret Techniques Behind Taking The Perfect iPhone Photo

For most people (not us, we're brilliant), when it comes to taking photos on their iPhone, it's mostly a case of taking a hundred shots of the same …

Mobile Photography

Trump shakes Europe

<i>To receive the Brussels Briefing in your inbox every morning, register for a free FT account here and then sign up here.</i><p>In the space of a one-hour …

Europe

Why Tim Cook is Steve Ballmer and Why He Still Has His Job at Apple

What happens to a company when a visionary CEO is gone? Most often innovation dies and the company coasts for years on momentum and its brand. Rarely …

Business Strategy

Ford Is Pouring Millions Into a New Technology Center

Ford Motor is investing 13 billion rupees ($195 million) over the next five years in a technology and business center in the Indian city of Chennai …

Blog

10 amazing ways to see Japan

Japan doesn’t always conform to stereotypes. There are, of course, the robot restaurants, the skyscrapers, the futuristic neon, the salarymen crowds and the edgy fashion tribes.<p>The perfect holiday in Japan: our expert's ultimate itinerary<p>But another world lies in wait for visitors who are happy to …

Explainer: why the Japanese economy is stuck in a holding pattern

The Bank of Japan is pulling yet another new monetary policy out of its bag of tricks in a bid to combat deflation, this time it’s “yield-curve …

Economics

Photos in iOS 10: How to Edit Memories

Within the new Photos app in iOS 10, there's a tab called "Memories," which curates various photos and videos you've taken in the past into specific memory collections. Without any steps required on your part, Memories gives you an automatic homemade movie from these past family gatherings or …

Turbulent Jet Ignition Comes to Formula One

A few weeks ago Formula One enthusiasts were all agog over reports that some kind of HCCI combustion was being used to boost fuel efficiency of F1 …

Looking to invest for your child? 7 best options that can secure their future

For parents, children are the world. They can do anything to give the best to them and when it comes to their education, saving becomes the top …

New Kickstarter campaign offers incredibly functional travel backpack | Adventure Sports Network

When you’re traveling and living out of a suitcase, it can seem like even the smallest number of belongings can be overwhelming. Dirty clothes …

Crowd Funding

Clock App: The Ultimate Guide

How do you check the time around the world, set alarms and timers, use the stopwatch, and enforce you sleep pattern? With the Clock app on iPhone and …

Product Design: VINTA Backpack

You can also have:<br>-Fit full-frame DSLR camera, along with 3-5 lenses<br>-Removable lens pouch<br>-Leather details & magnetic snaps<br>-Light-weight and durable …

You'll Never Have to Check A Bag Again With This Travel Backpack

A new travel pack that launched on Kickstarter promises to be everything the frequent traveler could ask for, providing a complete sense of freedom …

Kickstarter

China is due for a recession — unless it starts acting like Japan

A credit-based economy, built around what has effectively been the dollar standard, made it all possible. There's no limit to the amount of credit that can be created under a fiat money system. And the dollar standard created a very large global boom, as U.S. dollars flooded into countries like …

Gate8 Cabin Mate

The GATE8 Cabin MATE is the ultimate quick get-away cabin bag. With it’s clever Zip-Away fully padded Ruck-Sack it is the ultimate in modern …

Luggage

Aer Travel Pack

Just about two years ago now Aer jumped on Kickstarter with a bag that they believed was the ideal solution for carrying office and gym essentials. …

There's only one way for China to escape a debt-deflation trap

In an opinion piece on Project Syndicate, he said that the supply-side structural reforms the country's leadership has proposed will help address slowing economic growth.<p>They won't solve the entire problem, however. He said (emphasis added):<p>Why are so many economists convinced that a long-term …

Modular backpack switches things up for work and play

Starting with the basic Slicks backpack, users get a bag that comes with sleeves and pockets for storing their laptop, phone, shoes, and bulky items …

This rolling luggage keeps tech travelers plugged in

The tools inside the business traveler’s carry-on luggage have changed. The luggage itself has not.<p>Two companies are hoping to take off through crowd-funding with modern roller bags that fit all the essentials and charge your devices. One even has a router to give you a Wi-Fi hotspot where ever you …