Yannick Piessens

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Why Dating Is a Battle, According to Meghan McCain

When I heard Meghan McCain was doing an episode of her new show, <i>Raising McCain</i>, that focused on how technology has affected the dating world, I was intrigued. When I watched a video clip of her pondering, "Does romance exist anymore?" I couldn't wait to talk to her.<p>As soon as we got on the phone, …

31 Dating Rules Everyone Needs To Start Following Right Now

<b>(1)</b> Date people you would want to be friends with. But don’t expect them to be your friends. We’re in our 20’s. We all have friends already.<p><b>(2)</b> If …

4 Ways To Never, Ever Use Jargon Again

You can use lots of words that don’t mean anything or you can speak like a real person and be a more effective communicator.<p>Listen up, everyone who’s leveraging a new paradigm to monetize and optimize a business: Andy Craig–not to mention most of the rest of us–wants it to stop.<p>Craig and Dave …

Trust Is the Key to Work-Life Integration

Enable your employees to do their best by letting them find time for their personal lives.

Employment

Facebook shares fall 7% on Oculus deal

SAN FRANCISCO -- The reality of Facebook’s $2-billion-plus acquisition of Oculus VR set in on Wall Street on Wednesday, dragging down Facebook shares and the Nasdaq.<p>Facebook fell nearly 7% to $60.38 one day after it announced its second blockbuster acquisition this year. Last month the giant social …

Virtual Reality

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Trump: 'Nothing has changed on North Korea that we know of'<p>A missed flight leads to charges for one passenger<p>Dashcam video captures tornado touching …

South Korea

Switzerland to host the first Cybathlon, an Olympics for bionic athletes

A coalition of Swiss robotics labs has announced the Cybathlon, the first-ever international competition for athletes who use prosthetics and other aids, will be held in October of 2016.<p>The competition is modeled after the Olympics and will feature six events: a bike race, leg race, wheelchair …

Barcelona vs. Celta Vigo: Final score 3-0, Neymar brace fuels a costly Barcelona victory

The Blaugrana won the match, but likely lost Victor Valdés for the rest of the season to a knee injury.<p>Barcelona may have won the match on Wednesday against Celta Vigo, but they've likely lost their starting goalkeeper Victor Valdés for the rest of the season. Neymar scored twice and Lionel Messi …

Victor Valdés expected to miss World Cup after tearing ACL ligament

• Barcelona goalkeeper injured in 3-0 win over Celta Vigo • Likley to have played his last game for Catalan giants<p>Victor Valdés has likely played his final game for Barcelona and will miss this summer's World Cup after suffering a torn anterior cruciate ligament in their 3-0 win over Celta Vigo on …