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This Retailer Spent $30,000 on Its Employees--and Got $3 Million of Sales in Return

Gap stores conducted research that might turn industry labor practices upside down--while squashing 4 productivity killers along the way.<p>Everyone's looking for the keys to improved productivity and a way to dramatically improve performance. There are few industries more in need of such secrets than …

Employment

Black Panther Has Beaten Titanic to Become the Third Highest Grossing US Theatrical Release of All Time

For years, James Cameron’s <i>Titanic</i> was the golden standard by which all American theatrical releases were judged, the magic money maker that no one …

Black Panther

How Chromebooks became the go-to laptops for security experts

Chrome OS has provided one of the most robust cases of “usable security” available. Here’s the design philosophy from Google that led to that.<p>When the team behind Google's Chrome OS software and Chromebooks set out to reinvent the laptop, it quickly zeroed in on security as an area where it could …

Consumer Tech

Black Panther’s Circle of Hype

This banal comic-book blockbuster follows Democratic-party ‘politricks.’<p>The Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) first infantilizes its audience, then …

Black Panther

Box Office: 'Black Panther' Becomes Top-Grossing Superhero Film of All Time in U.S.

The Disney and Marvel tentpole wrests the crown from 'The Avengers.'<p>Ryan Coogler's <i>Black Panther</i> has become the top-grossing superhero film of all …

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Black Panther

Exclusive: Private Car Museum in Malibu Is Now on the Market

A $10 million automotive residence is ready to sell, and the structure is state-of-the-art.<p>For any car connoisseur looking to rev-up their own …

Ferrari

Listening to Miles Davis and John Coltrane’s Final Tour

There’s a great story behind “Miles Davis and John Coltrane—The Final Tour,” the sixth volume in Sony’s “Bootleg Series” of live recordings by Davis (it comes out March 23rd), and that story makes itself heard in the music. In 1960, the trumpeter Miles Davis, along with his regular band, was booked …

Samsung's Galaxy S9 Has A Nasty, Expensive Surprise

Do not buy the Galaxy S9. Despite some genuinely smart upgrades, new data shows there is an irrefutable reason why no-one should buy Samsung’s new smartphone when it launches…<p><i>‘Great Secret Features’ and ‘Nasty Surprises’ are my regular columns investigating the best features / biggest problems</i> …

Mobile

19 Sleep-Inducing Drinks to Sip Before Bed

Whoever said, “you snooze, you lose” clearly never suffered from insomnia. From tossing and turning to waking up in the middle of the night, being …

Alternative Medicine

5 Superfood Snack Recipes You Can Make at Home

Get energized and stave off the munchies deliciously with easy-to-make whole-food snacks.

Healthy Eating

How to Block Nuisance Calls and Messages on Your iPhone

Unsolicited phone calls and messages can become a regular annoyance and even a cause of stress for many smartphone users these days. Thankfully, Apple provides features in iOS 11 that allow you to block nuisance calls and messages from the same number coming through to your phone, and in this …

A waitress asked some black teens to prepay for their meal. A fellow diner wasn't having that

<b>(CNN) —</b> An IHOP restaurant in Maine retrained its employees after a waitress asked a group of black teens to prepay for a meal.<p>The eatery in Auburn, about 40 miles north of Portland, closed on Thursday for employee training and the waitress was disciplined, according to IHOP spokeswoman Stephanie …

Teens

The final trailer for Avengers: Infinity War is here

That’s a lot of superheroes for one movie<p>We’re just a few weeks away from the release of <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i> — its release date was recently bumped up a week to April 27th — and now, Marvel has released new trailer to stir up some more excitement for the upcoming superhero showdown.<p><i>Infinity War</i> …

Comics

State and local taxes: Here are the highest and lowest overall rates

Taxpayers in states like California and Connecticut certainly have a lot to complain about when it comes to their tax bill, yet residents of Illinois are shouldering a bigger burden.<p>With the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, the GOP's new tax code, capping taxpayers' deductions on their property, state and …

Retirement

‘Avengers: Infinity War’ trailer 2 — lots to unpack

With just about five weeks to go for the much-awaited release of <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i>, Marvel has released a new trailer, teasing us with a lot of …

Here's how Black Widow survived her 'death' in Secret Empire

When Steve Rogers went bad (really bad) in Marvel's <i>Secret Empire</i> event, Natasha Romanoff (Black Widow) was one of the many characters that got …

Avengers: Infinity War Trailer 2 Teases Epic Battle, Watch It Here

The new trailer for <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i> is here. The movie will see every major hero from the Marvel Cinematic Universe team up to stop the evil Thanos getting his hands on the Infinity Stones, and causing the end of the world. You can see our <i>Infinity War</i> trailer breakdown for all the small …

The power of compounding ~ Get Rich Slowly

Shares 196<p><i>So much</i> of financial success involves good habits practiced over long periods of time.<p>Yes, you can still have a positive impact on your …

Retirement

This Is What Record-Low Unemployment Looks Like in America

What will happen when the U.S. unemployment rate falls below 4 percent, which is expected to occur by this summer? One way to tell is to look at …

Chamber of Commerce

HOW TO: Grow an Avocado Tree from an Avocado Pit

Avocados are one of the wonderful fruits of summer. High in nutrition and flavor, nothing signals the start of summer like a zesty lime guacamole dip …

Plants

World's first freeform 3D-printed house to break ground this year

The world’s first freeform 3D-printed home just got one step closer to fruition. Designed by WATG Urban, the Curve Appeal home won the Freeform Home …

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One of the most sought after jobs for rural Chinese women is to become a mistress

Shanshan’s $550 shoes came from her lover, but the soles of her feet, as hard as leather, came from her childhood. “We used to play barefoot in the village,” she told me. “All the girls in the karaoke bar had feet like this.”<p>At 26, Shanshan has come a long way from rural Sichuan, one of China’s …

China

‘Black Panther’ Becomes Third-Highest Marvel Cinematic Universe Release

Disney-Marvel’s “Black Panther” has become the third-highest grossing Marvel Cinematic Universe release of all-time domestically, behind only “The …

What Black Panther’s Success Means for the Future of Movies

Generally, this time of year is slow at the box office. With the Oscars on the horizon, it's in some ways still the tail end of the previous cinema …

Black Panther’s Four-Day Total: $427 Million Worldwide and a Slew of Shattered Records

The superhero film’s domestic haul was a jaw-dropping $242 million, miles ahead of original tracking numbers.<p>Early numbers indicated that <i>Black Panther</i> would make between $100 million and $120 million in its opening weekend. As hype and wild pre-sale ticket numbers grew, though, that humble number …

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Captain Marvel