Ed Ratcliffe

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The Magical Math Behind Retirement Savings

Animated explainers<p>Compound interest, sometimes called the eight wonder of the world, can turn a small pile of coins into pools and pools of cash. Illustrated by Bård Edlund.


How Robinhood, an investing app, is luring stock-market newbies

Vlad Tenev and Baiju Bhatt are betting there’s a big, untapped market of millennials curious about buying stocks.<p>Their waiting list of more than …

Google Code is shutting down because everyone loves GitHub

Goodbye, Google Code. The technology giant has decided to close its project hosting and code collaboration site because, well, there are simply better alternatives on the web. Google says it launched the platform back in 2006 because it was unhappy with the "limited" options available to the open …


A Saskatchewan mom whose family survived a potentially deadly mishap in a water-filled slough is urging people to get window-punch devices for their cars. "It's an escape tool that every family should have," said Natalie Millar, who was driving home to Regina from Anglin Lake last Friday when the accident happened. Learn more about the gadget she used here: http://cbc.sh/SXLGcVd

CDC issues highest level alert amid Ebola outbreak

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has raised their emergency response to the Ebola outbreak to level 1.<p>This is the highest level of emergency response at the CDC and, according to an agency spokesperson, it has been activated because of the surge of personnel being sent into the …

New CNN Magazines Debut on Flipboard

Inside Flipboard / June 27, 2014<p>It’s been three months since CNN launched its nonstop news coverage and video clips on Flipboard, along with …