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Back in July, having just returned from Belgium and the Czech Republic, the Missus sent me a text. Something along the lines of "let's go to Japan." …

Takafumi Horie – return of Japan’s enfant terrible | Financial Times

It is obvious that Takafumi Horie would rather not talk about the past. When conversation turns to the 21 months he spent in a Nagano prison for …

Sulzberger's last straw

New York Times publisher Arthur Sulzberger fired executive editor Jill Abramson after concluding that she had misled both him and chief executive Mark Thompson during her effort to hire a new co-managing editor, according to two sources with knowledge of the reason for her termination.<p>While several …

What is London? | India

The <i>Sunday Times</i>reported recently that more billionaires live in London than in any other city on the planet. According to its guesstimates, the capital's richest residents were born in India, Russia, Switzerland and Norway. Most of their assets, apart from some prime London real estate and a …

Malaysia Airlines reveals knock-on costs of missing flight MH370 | Financial Times

Malaysia Airlines has revealed the business cost of the disappearance of flight MH370, reporting a 58 per cent widening in net losses and warning of …

Tashirojima is an island in Japan ruled by cats.

<i>Atlas Obscura on Slate is a blog about the world's hidden wonders. Like us on Facebook, Tumblr, or follow us on Twitter @atlasobscura.</i><p>A 40-minute …

The geopolitics of MH370

THERE will be no let-up in the efforts to find the missing Malaysian Airlines jet Najib Razak, Malaysia’s prime minister, vowed on May 5th. Despite …

Airplanes

When a man is tired of London house prices

‘Since Londoners cannot seem to stop asking, “Is there a bubble?”, I’ve been trying to figure out the answer’<p>I predicted the UK house price slump of …

Leica T versus Fujifilm X-E2: Modern Art vs Retro Cool

<i>Taken with Ricoh GR @ Matchstick Coffee in Chinatown, Vancouver. 1/250th F/5.6 @ ISO 800. Window light only.</i><p>I got the email from my local Leica rep. …

The Evolution Of Visual Effects

Why climb the greasy pole?

MOST academics would view a post at an elite university like Oxford or Harvard as the crowning achievement of a career—bringing both accolades and …

The Important Differences Between Real and Counterfeit iPad Chargers

One of the side effects of the tremendous popularity of iPhones and iPads has been the counterfeit Apple product market, which looks to lure in consumers who want to purchase items like chargers for less money than Apple's official offerings.<p>However, those counterfeit chargers can be fairly …

Why the Official Explanation of MH370’s Demise Doesn’t Hold Up

Outside satellite experts say investigators could be looking in the wrong ocean.<p>Investigators searching for the missing Malaysian Airlines flight were ebullient when they detected what sounded like signals from the plane’s black boxes. This was a month ago, and it seemed just a matter of time …

Pete Holmes Spoofs Sherlock: The comedian does a hilarious send-up sketch of the popular show and detective (VIDEO).

It's been only three months since <i>Sherlock</i> concluded its brilliant third season, but I—like many other rabid fans—already crave more of Steven Moffat …

Why Pictures Matter

Restaurants & Cafés

Go to the content Go to the footer<p>Restaurants<p>Best street burgers in KL<p>Sometimes, it's not about the fancy plating or modern cooking techniques. …

Food

Cindy Crawford

'I wasn’t a slow learner when it came to beauty, but I definitely didn’t go from zero to 60. My mom never wore makeup, she just used soap and never …

The Phantom Major: The Story of David Stirling and the SAS Regiment

In the dark and uncertain days of 1941 and 1942, when Rommel’s Afrika Korps was sweeping towards Egypt and the Suez Canal, a small group of daring …

Young Bankers Fed Up With 90-Hour Weeks Move to Startups

It was a Friday in the fall of 2004 and Umber Ahmad had been invited to read a poem at the wedding of one of her closest friends. She was planning to …

The decline and fall of British investment banking | Financial Times

Britain first lost its seat at the top table of investment banking on January 9, 1995. That was the day SG Warburg announced the closure of its …

Sign a PDF with Mac OS X’s Preview application.

You’ve probably been there: You’re filling out an application or contract as an interactive PDF. Filling it out should take just a couple of minutes. …