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U.S. Attorney General open to Snowden resolution

Edward Snowden has an open invitation to talk with Attorney General Eric Holder — but only if the former NSA contractor accepts responsibility for leaking government secrets.<p>The U.S. “would engage in conversation” about a resolution with former NSA contractor Edward Snowden under those …

According to government bond markets, the euro crisis is pretty much over

Those were the days. Before the global financial crisis morphed into the euro debt crisis, investors saw all euro-zone government bonds more as more or less the same. Yields on German, Spanish and even Greek bonds traded within a narrow range. (Yields move in the opposite direction to prices.)<p>We …

European Union

The Secret Behind Products That Sell Themselves

<i>Prerna Gupta is an author and futurist. She previously served as the</i> <i>Chief Product Officer and Chief Marketing Officer at Smule, where she remains an advisor to the Board of Directors. This post originally appeared on the Clarity.fm blog.</i><p>Marketing is often treated as a bad word in Silicon Valley. To …

Marketing

Frankenstein: The Good, the Bad, and the Crazy

<b>Mary Shelley's legendary monster</b> receives a sci-fi-fantasy update with this week's <i>I, Frankenstein</i>, in which Aaron Eckhart's "Modern Prometheus" finds himself in the middle of an <i>Underworld</i>-style war between gargoyles and demons. Adapted from Kevin Grevioux's graphic novel, it's a wild …

Horror

Work From Home Like a Boss: Top Tech for Your Home Office

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Working from home -- and making a decent living doing it -- demands discipline, focus and follow-through. Decking your workspace out with some of the latest, greatest office tech doesn't hurt either. Having the right gear just might boost …

Gear & Gadgets

The Best of McSweeney’s Internet Tendency

A lot has changed online since the literary world's beloved Dave Eggers began McSweeney's Internet Tendency 15 years ago. With the current digital climate plagued by frivolous cat videos and impulsive Twitter comments, finding intellectually entertaining humor in the virtual medium is seemingly …

Books