Up to 50 bodies found in truck as German chancellor meets Balkan leaders to discuss deepening refugee crisis.
Image: Web Summit/Flickr John Sculley, a former Apple CEO known for falling out with and then firing Steve Jobs in 1985, is, perhaps appropriately, designing Android phones for developing markets. He’s teaming up with San Francisco design...Show More Summary
CUNY is holding a day-long membership summit — “Membership Strategies for Media: Beyond Pledges and Paywalls” — on Wednesday at its Tow-Knight Center for Digital Journalism in New York. The full program, led by Jeff Jarvis, includes panels with Melody Kramer, who recently wrote about expanding membership models as a Knight Visiting Nieman Fellow; Josh...
European leaders are attending a summit in Austria to discuss economic integration while Europe remains gripped by the worst refugee crisis since the Second World War - with countries reinforcing borders and building fences to cope with the rising levels of migration.
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Hardly anyone bothered to pay attention to the “National Reform Summit” put on by the Oz and the Fin the other day. The word “reform” tells us everything we need to know about this event: yet more invocations of the exhausted policy agenda of the 1980s, all with the implicit message that we need to […]
VIENNA (Reuters) - The EU is set to start accession talks with Serbia very soon, its commissioner in charge of enlargement of the union, Johannes Hahn, said on Thursday at a Western Balkan Summit in Vienna.
Two major media outlets are hosting a "Reform Summit". It's an empty gesture.
SEOUL (Reuters) - The leaders of North and South Korea have not met for the last eight years, but the marathon 44 hour talks that brought the bitter rivals back from the brink of conflict was effectively a summit by proxy.
What does the number 340 trillion trillion trillion (or 340 undecillion) mean to you? (No, that is not a typographical error … there really is supposed to be the word “trillion” three times.) Besides being a really, really, really big number, it is the number of things the Internet has the capability of addressing. Who […]
Vanity Fair has announced its speakers for its 2015 New Establishment Summit, revealing that Apple design guru Jony Ive will once again be taking part. Also set to speak at the summit is Beats co-founder Jimmy Iovine, who now calls Apple home. Show More Summary
I recently had the inspiring experience of sitting down with Robin Stern, Ph.D., the associate director for the Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence, to discuss the upcoming Emotional Revolution Summit (ERS)- a game-changing effort between the Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence and Lady Gaga's Born This Way Foundation. Show More Summary
Vanity Fair today has revealed the list of people who will speak at its upcoming New Establishment Summit in October and once again, Apple’s Chief Design Officer Jony Ive will be in attendance. Last year, Ive attended the event and discussed many of his opinions on design and told several stories of designing the various iPhone […]
Apple CDO Jony Ive will again be attending Vanity Fair's 2015 New Establishment Summit in October to talk design and tech -- and potentially new iPhones -- this time accompanied by Beats cofounder Jimmy Iovine.
Jony Ive seemed embarrassed when Vanity Fair’s Graydon Carter started their interview by calling Ive the “greatest industrial designer in the world right now.” The Apple design guru closed his eyes, rubbed his head, and then provided a soft-spoken but enlightening 25-minute peek inside his head during 2014’s Vanity Fair New Establishment Summit. Wonder what […]
EXCLUSIVE: Move over, Katniss. Lionsgate’s Summit Entertainment has found its next franchise hero: Julius Caesar. The company, whose franchise fare has included Twilight Saga, The Hunger Games and Divergent, has signed on with WhiteShow More Summary
Quail summit & upland habitat highlight nation’s major gathering of bird hunters Feb. 19-21 Kansas City, Mo. – August 25, 2015 – The post National Pheasant Fest & Quail Classic Heads to Kansas City, Presented by Federal Premium Ammunition appeared first on Hunting and Conservation News.
Los Angeles has hosted the Olympics twice. The first time Los Angeles hosted the games was in 1932, and the city of angels once again hosted the games in 1984. In 2024, Los Angeles hopes to host the international athletic summit once again. Show More Summary
Originally published on RenewEconomy. If you hear a lot of noise about climate policies and climate action over the next few months in the lead up to the Paris climate conference, it is because there is a lot at stake. According to Citigroup analysts: $US100 trillion of potential stranded assets in the fossil fuel industry. Show More Summary