Ash Krishnan

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The VICE Guide to San Francisco

America's most beautiful city is in the middle of a wild transition.<p>San Francisco is America's most beautiful city. At least that's what people say all the time, and it maybe still is, on the outside. Where else in the country can you find a bazillion adorable homes that look like they were …

San Francisco

SF vs NYC: Comedian roasts the two cities in brilliantly clever graphics

When comedian and author Sarah Cooper moved to San Francisco in 2015 after living in New York City for five years, she was surprised by the vast differences between the two cities.<p>In San Francisco parties ended at 9 p.m., while in New York they started at 9 p.m. In SF people fake smiled, while in …

San Francisco

America’s fastest growing foreign language is from south India

One Indian community is growing like no other in the US.<p>Between 2010 and 2017, the number of native Telugu speakers in the US surged 86%—the largest uptick in a foreign language-speaking group—the results of a September 2018 study by Center for Immigration Studies (CIS) show. This was the highest …

Andhra Pradesh

Those cute labradoodles mask a dark, disturbing truth

With its cutesy curls and plaintive eyes, it’s no wonder the labradoodle became America’s second-favorite dog in 2010.<p>But the man who first invented …

Pittsburgh Steelers Rocked By Stormy Daniels’ Accusation That Ben Roethlisberger ‘Terrified’ Her

The Pittsburgh Steelers are shaken by Stormy Daniels’ allegations against Ben Roethlisberger. A source close to the players’ locker room told us how …

Stormy Daniels

Think you've mastered tacos? Here are five ways to up your game

If your tacos always involve ground beef, seasonings from a packet, a jar of salsa and a corn shell, it’s time for an intervention. There is nothing wrong with the tacos you’re currently making, but there is so much more taco goodness to be had in this world.<p>“Tacos are great because you can eat …

Recipes

Converse’s Red-Hot Collaboration Streak Continues

The brand links up with Carhartt WIP and Undercover.<p>It’s been a pretty good year to be a fan of classic Converse sneakers—and red-hot streetwear and fashion. Since January, the longtime sneaker makers have teamed up with some of the buzziest names in the game: Off-White’s Virgil Abloh, Midnight …

Converse

25 Best Markets For Rental Property Investment

Rental properties have been a favorite of investors the last few years, and rightly so. At a time of low interest rates, rentals provide better returns than many other investments: You don’t need exotic expertise; you can leverage your return with low-cost financing; and there’s a ready market if …

Real Estate

Zendesk expands into CRM with Base acquisition

Zendesk has mostly confined itself to customer service scenarios, but it seems that’s not enough anymore. If you want to truly know the customer behind the interaction, you need a customer system of record to go with the customer service component. To fill that need, Zendesk announced it was …

Customer Service

The New England Patriots Win Because They Actually Heed Science

The New England Patriots quite predictably kicked off their 2018 National Football League campaign with a win on Sunday. As the victories add up, …

NFL

Punting Takes a Left Turn

Last week, Bill Belichick marked the occasion of embarking on his 15th postseason with the Patriots by discussing a topic near and dear to his heart. …

NFL

Online courses in data science that could help you snag a new job

Move over, software developers. The sexist job title award now goes to data scientists.<p>You might be thinking — there's absolutely nothing sexy about …

Data Science

The Most 'Unknown' Part Of All: What Happened To Bourdain?

Opinions will inevitably vary on this subject, as opinions do on any subject, but for some (if not for many), CNN's insistence on continuing to air …

Parts Unknown

Rather than overspending on your wedding, why not just get it #sponsored?

If you’ve ever planned a wedding, you may be familiar with the feeling of hemorrhaging money. My own is three weeks away, and I’m fairly certain I lost $3,000 just opening my email this morning. Thanks to Instagram influencer Chiara Ferragni, I now realize that’s because <i>I’m doing it wrong</i>.<p>Watching …

Social Media

9 Apps to Try if You Want to Learn Something New Every Day

Sure, smartphones and smartphone apps can waste our time and bring out the worst in people, but they can most definitely also be a force for good: …

Apps

The Best Whiskies of 2018 (So Far)

From long-awaited limited edition single malts to beloved Japanese whiskies that have finally made it stateside.<p>It’s been a very good year for …

Whiskey

How Data Lakes Fit Into a Modern Data Architecture

×<p><i>For companies modernizing a business intelligence platform, the choice between a data lake and a data warehouse isn’t always clear. Understanding a few important differences can help.</i><p>Big data holds virtually limitless opportunities for enterprises that can harness it effectively, but that depends …

Big Data

Amazon Says These Are Going to Be the Hottest Toys of Christmas 2018

Our toy experts in the Good Housekeeping Institute agree!<p>1 Pomsies Plush Interactive Toys<p>Pomsies<p>Advertisement - Continue Reading Below<p>2 'The …

Lego

Spanish homes sold at knock-down prices - provided you let the previous owner die there

Spanish pensioners who are property rich but cash poor are latching on to a new trend in the housing market by selling their homes but retaining the right to live in them until their death.<p>Elderly people like Carmen Segovia, a 92-year-old from Madrid, are gaining a boost to their quality of life in …

Real Estate

Meet The 38 Year-Old Entrepreneur Who Built A $1 Billion Oil Company In Ghana

Even in the bloated-budget world of oil exploration, $70 million is a lot of money. And yet that’s how much Kevin Okyere, one of Ghana’s savviest yet understated entrepreneurs, has personally expended in developing the highly promising West Cape Three Points Block 2 offshore Ghana (WCTP2). …

Oil Exploration

The Mystery of People Who Speak Dozens of Languages

What can hyperpolyglots teach the rest of us?<p>Last May, Luis Miguel Rojas-Berscia, a doctoral candidate at the Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics, in the Dutch city of Nijmegen, flew to Malta for a week to learn Maltese. He had a hefty grammar book in his backpack, but he didn’t plan to open …

Insight Selling Is The New Solution Selling

In 2012, Harvard Business Review published a bold article entitled “The End of Solution Sales”. It declared that solution selling had become obsolete. The verdict was, in large part, founded on the argument that B2B buyers are coming to the table more prepared and better educated than ever before. …

Selling

Blockchain 101: Understanding The Technology's Potential For Your Organization

Blockchain offers a whole range of benefits to both the public and private sectors, with less time needed to make decisions, improved data accuracy, dis-intermediation in business processes and staffing.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle …

Blockchain

How To Make A Dashboard That Doesn’t Suck

“We need a dashboard for this product! Make it pretty! Something that will WOW in the sales cycle!”It’s a refrain throughout my career. The dashboard …

New Service Promises to Manipulate Your Wife Into Having Sex With You

Relationships, the saying goes, are hard. Many couples find their sex drives are mismatched over time, a problem that sex therapists often suggest …

Addiction, Lies & Shame: How Porn Is F*cking With Australian Men

Giving up any addiction is hard, but giving up porn is one stiff challenge. Literally.<p>Although it starts as an ‘innocent’ indulgence, many guys are …

A New Way of Getting High Is as Easy as Applying Deodorant

This could be the future of medicinal marijuana.<p>Just like nearly everyone in Colorado with a chronic health condition, Barbara MacLean has used marijuana medicinally. MacLean, 56, who lives outside of Boulder, has Crohn’s and Lyme diseases. A digital film and special effects producer by trade, she …

11 Impressive Questions To Ask At The End Of Every Job Interview

Make sure you stand out when you're asked, "Do you have any questions?"<p>No matter how prepared you are, a job interview is a nerve-wracking experience. You have to answer a torrent of questions on the spot and sell yourself to a hiring manager — sometimes even a room full of strangers. And when it …

Employment

Starbucks Will Accept Bitcoin For Lattes Later This Year

Starbucks is working with Microsoft on technology that would allow you to pay for triple venti lattes with Bitcoin rather than cash.<p>The two …

Those ridiculous Bird scooters are now in Europe

Bird, the electric scooter rental company that’s worth $2 billion for some reason, is coming to Europe.<p>The first city to be “graced” with Bird’s Scooters is Paris. Here, the company has cautiously launched with a pilot program of between 50 and 100 two-wheelers, all of which will probably be stolen …