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Brand-Name Luxury at Bargain Prices?! Why Japan is the Best Place to Buy Quality Watches!

Whether we’re at a meeting or out on the town, when we want to make an impression, what’s on our wrist says as much about our personality and …

The One Router Setting Everyone Should Change (But No One Does)

The vast majority of home Wi-Fi users don't know the first thing about keeping their routers secure, a new survey finds.<p>Eighty-two percent of 2,205 …

Wi-Fi

The Best Places To Go in Melbourne + Travel Guide

Melbourne has so much to offer! With a European feel, shopping and sports for all, some of the best food and drink in the country and a unique …

7 NYC Trips That Cost Less Than a New Smartphone

The competition for our attention is fierce; we pay upwards of rent-level money for any new tech toy that makes our social posts up better and …

Coca-Cola

5 Books That Are Required Reading at Harvard Business School

Don't have time and money for an MBA? Try this workaround.<p>Getting an MBA at Harvard will currently cost you two years of your life and a little over $150,000. That's a little rich for a lot of folks.<p>But thankfully, while there's no way to replicate the connections you'd get from actually attending, …

Harvard Business School

Salesforce.com Acquires Deep Learning Startup MetaMind

Marc Benioff, the Salesforce CEO, had been an investor.<p>Cloud business software company Salesforce.com has acquired MetaMind, a startup focused on artificial learning that had been funded by Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff and venture capital firm Khosla Ventures.<p>Terms were not disclosed, but it has all …

Artificial Intelligence

Roku bets big on a smaller streaming stick

Because stick sounds so much better than 'dongle'<p>Streaming media company Roku added a new piece of hardware today to its line up of video set-top boxes and streaming sticks. The newest addition is a smaller, thinner Roku stick that will replace the company's second-generation stick introduced in …

WhatsApp, the world’s most popular messaging service, just turned on encryption for all its data

Everything on WhatsApp is now encrypted, end-to-end, for all operating systems. That means engineers at the Facebook-owned chat app wouldn’t be able to read messages or watch video calls sent by its users even if ordered to do so by a court.<p>“WhatsApp’s end-to-end encryption ensures only you and the …

Privacy

U.S. issues new rules to curb corporate tax inversion deals

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. Treasury Department took new steps on Monday to curb tax-avoiding corporate “inversions,” with the pending $160 billion merger of Pfizer Inc and Allergan Plc seen as a potential casualty.<p>Treasury Secretary Jack Lew testifies at a Senate Appropriations …

Regulation

8 Things Pablo Escobar didn't want you to know about Colombia

My whole life I grew up hearing about the feuding drug cartels and cocaine trade of Colombia. I had the fear of God put in me by my mother to never go there and that it was too dangerous, especially for a single girl to travel around. To be honest that was ALL I ever heard about the country and to …

Indian Coconut Fudge Recipe

<b>Author Notes:</b> This is a fairly ancient Gujarati sweet, traditionally made using fresh coconut and milk that has been reduced for hours. As coconut trees don't readily grow where I live now, and there's no need to spend hours reducing your own milk, we make this with desiccated coconut and condensed …

Still spinnin': America's classic record stores | CNN Travel

South Korea’s first—and only—astronaut just quit her job, ending the country’s manned space program

It was something of a lark all along.<p>South Korea started its space program in 2006 with a national search for qualified astronaut candidates. The country doesn’t have the technological infrastructure to blast a human into orbit, but it partnered with Russia—as does the US, for now—to send the …

Space Exploration

Baking 101: The Difference Between Baking Flours

Last week I announced the first is a new baking series called <b>Baking Bootcamp</b>. I asked you to bake along with me, and we started with Triple Berry …

Glass

Chinese Shrimp Stir Fry Recipe - Ready in 15 minutes

posted by<p>This 15 minute Chinese Shrimp Stir Fry recipe will teach you authentic stir-fry method.<p>Secret to crisp-crunchy, perfectly cooked …

Buttermilk Hushpuppies Recipe

These fried cornmeal batter nuggets are crunchy on the outside and moist with buttermilk on the inside. Finish them with a spicy cayenne remoulade sauce on the side.<p><b>Notes:</b>For varying salt preferences, I've offered a range. I suggest starting with the less amount, taste the batter or fry one, and …

Meet the First Baby Ever to Officially Have Three Parents

The first child with three parents was just born, in Vancouver, British Columbia (via CBC). Della Wolf Kangro Wiley Richards was born to two lesbian parents Danielle Wiley and Anna Richards, as well as the biological father, Shawn Kangro.<p>Canada's Family Law Act, passed in March of last year, allows …

Family Law (UK)

Meet the Dropleton, Weird New Particle Created by Scientists

In the field of quantum physics, you could call this a droplet in the bucket.<p>Physicists in Germany and the United States said on Wednesday they have created an exotic new type of particle that they call a quantum droplet, or dropleton.<p>Writing in the journal Nature, they said it behaves a bit like a …

Quantum Physics

Christie faces uproar in Newark

Just as he’s fighting to regain his political footing, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is facing a new uproar on the homefront, as public protests mount against state control of the public schools in Newark, the state’s largest city.<p>Parents and teachers are demanding the ouster of Christie’s …

Square Acquires Scheduling and Appointment Booking Startup BookFresh

Square today announced it has acquired scheduling and appointment booking startup BookFresh. Both companies are promising that for BookFresh customers, nothing will change: the product will continue to be updated and supported.<p>For those who have never heard of it, BookFresh’s software helps local …

Tesla's raising $1.6 billion to build its battery 'Gigafactory' and mass-market $35k car

If you've been dreaming of a Tesla but can't afford a Model S and its $70k+ sticker price (before tax credits), the company is announcing a major step towards building an electric vehicle in your price range. CEO Elon Musk has targeted 2017 for building a vehicle that costs half that, and has …

Boeing is making a phone for 'Mission Impossible' agents

Smartphone for defense customers wipes your data if you try to get inside it<p>Boeing's mysterious smartphone — the one that was supposed to have come out by the end of 2012 — is now out of the bag. Boeing today posted a full breakdown of Black, a device aimed at defense and security customers. The …

India court orders Sahara chief Subrata Roy's arrest

<b>The Indian Supreme Court has issued a warrant for the arrest of the chief of Sahara, one of India's biggest business houses, after he failed to appear in court.</b><p>Subrata Roy was ordered to be present in court for failing to refund money to millions of investors.<p>Two Sahara firms had raised 240bn …