Last year, Lionel Messi and Kobe Bryant faced off in an ad for Turkish Airlines, competing for a young fan’s attention. The ad, “Legends on Board,” became a gigantic viral success, now with over 105 million views on YouTube. For better...Show More Summary
Screengrab via Vimeo The latest installment in Yeezy on design comes courtesy of L.A.-based cinematographer Tomas Koolhaas, who's putting together a documentary on his father, architect Rem, that includes a sit-down with Kanye West. As any student of the...
The holiday season is upon us! If you want to show your true love the spirit of the holidays, you could buy all of the items in the "12 Days of Christmas" - but it's going to cost you this year.
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AP/Amazon On Sunday, Amazon.com's (AMZN) Jeff Bezos turned heads with visions of unmanned drones delivering packages in about the same amount of time that it takes to watch a sitcom. Watching the promotional video is impressive. Someone...Show More Summary
It’s harder and harder to get above-the-fold Google rankings, especially for the competitive queries. Thanks to Rich Snippets you can enjoy higher click through even without top rankings. Schema.org is one (preferred) of the ways to structure data on your page in a way that’s easy for Google and Bing to understand. Show More Summary
-Mindshare’s David Adelman, most recently executive director of the New York office, has been promoted to head of the agency’s Chicago office, where he will manage over 150 employees who work with clients including Kimberly-Clark, Dyson and Sam’s Club. Show More Summary
You are not going to make more money by focusing on income. That’s a way to make small, temporary change. You need to make big changes in your approach to your life in order to make big changes in your financial path. Here are four ways to do that. 1. Stop hoping people will pay you...
Central Banks Are Not Going Away Every once in a while someone summarizes the big picture in a simple way. Bill Gross of PIMCO noted the following in his most recent investment outlook: Don’t fight central banks, but be afraid. Why is this statement so relevant? The market’s pricing mechanism is driven by both fundamental and [...]
Scientists raised $9 million today to fund clinical trials for a technology that illuminates cancer cells during surgery.
Submitted by Adam Taggart of Peak Prosperity, IF you can keep your head when all about you Are losing theirs and blaming it on you, If you can trust yourself when all men doubt you, But make allowance for their doubting too; - opening...Show More Summary
Run into problems while working with the Node core? Now you can buy the time of Node core engineers at Joyent to help you squash bugs and hunt down problems.
With a broader marketing message, Ubisoft believes it can reach people who want to learn the guitar with its Rocksmith video game. And this kind of marketing may further open the market for learning games.
187: the number of spammy retail e-blasts one of my friends had received by midday yesterday afternoon. Though I didn’t clock the number I received, shoveling out my inbox felt a little bit like an uninvited salesman had been standing at my door ringing the bell over and over and over…all. Show More Summary
A framework for evaluating crazy-innovative ideas. Our question in the headline is probably a nonstarter. Executives at most growing companies are going to answer “yes.” Yet some behavioral scientists believe that you are nonetheless inherently biased against truly creative ideas. Show More Summary
Nouriel Roubini was one of the most presciently pessimistic analysts of the global economy in the run-up to the global financial crisis. And now he thinks it's happening again. Roubini doesn't see bubbles in the places where they were most … Continue reading ?
Pro skater Kilian Martin puts his own spin on "Carmen." Even if you've never heard its name, chances are you'll still recognize "Toreador song." What may be a bit disorienting for actual opera fans is seeing a guy skateboarding to it. Read Full Story
Without it we end up with all the right answers to all the wrong questions.
Forget Chicago versus New York: A U.K. food company says it has the perfect pizza. The secret ingredient? Seaweed. There's a timeless Bill Cosby standup routine about cake--specifically, letting his kids eat chocolate cake for breakfast after considering that the ingredients are mostly healthy: eggs, flour, and milk. Show More Summary
We have now officially headed into the holiday season with Thanksgiving last week. Traditionally many people will also begin decorating their homes for Christmas this week. I thought it was a perfect time to talk about how property owners can keep their property and their tenants safe. Show More Summary