NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. authorities are expected to announce charges in a corruption investigation involving United Nations officials and a billionaire real estate developer from the Chinese territory of Macau, a person familiar with the matter said on Tuesday.
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Maruša and Matej Košir & Family One of the most rewarding aspects of covering tech startups is finding out how innovators have applied technology to solve problems, whether personal or global. Young parents Maruša and Matej Košir ofShow More Summary
Go behind the scenes of Google and meet the person who develops Android’s hidden gems.
Devpost (formerly ChallengePost) is a place where the development community can share software projects, build portfolios and compete in hackathons both in person and online. As part of its debut Rankings Report, Devpost listed the most popular APIs used at student hackathons around the world during 2014/15.
When it comes to learning how to code, it’s fairly common for a person to start off with the development of a game. But of course, this can be extremely tough. Even a game like “Astroids” requires lots of technical knowledge like trigonometry, physics, rendering, input, and so on. But yes, [...]
Team Leuko, an international group collaborating between the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and a handful of centers, hospitals, and foundations primarily located in Madrid, Spain, has developed a device that counts patients’ white blood cells in real-time through the skin (i.e., without drawing blood). Show More Summary
General Motors Company [NYSE:GM] will make emerging personal mobility technology an integral part of its future strategy. CEO Mary Barra and GM Executive Vice President of Global Product Development, Global Purchasing and Supply Chain Mark Reuss delivered the outline of the company's plan to members of the media at the iconic Milford Proving...
Ask any mother: as soon as a child is born, a personality begins to develop - and sparkle. Yet so many kids are restricted to the same cookie-cutter hairstyles. Hair is a medium of self-expression, and tots should be able to let their...Show More Summary
BET UnCut Blog BET Uncut Blog Notice The Common Tendency To DIVERT TOWARD THE WHITE MAN As A SUPERIOR INFERENCE That Is Common Among Black Progressive Confidence Men Who Understand That They Don't Need To DEVELOP THE NEGRO Via The Institutions That They Now Control. Show More Summary
By: Shira Atkins "Spiritual development is a long and arduous journey, an adventure through strange lands full of surprises, joy, beauty, difficulties, and even dangers." -Roberto Assagioli Across traditions both mystical and philosophical, we're told that any amount of existential clarity begins with a journey into the depths of the self. Show More Summary
Personal music players have liberated us from the home hi-fi system and made music mobile. But there is a downside, particularly for younger listeners. According to the World Health Organization, over a billion young music lovers risk...Show More Summary
Any parent reading this — not to mention any former child — understands the power that a personalized something can have for a child. A London-based, Google Ventures-backed company has developed a mass-customized publishing system that takes that to the nth degree for children’s picture books. This week, the Lost My Name company is releasing its […]
Real-estate developer Donald Trump said Monday that Russian President Vladimir Putin is actually a nicer person than he is. "Putin is a nicer person than I am," he said while taking questions at a press conference during which he unveiled his new tax plan. Show More Summary
The appeal of the business card is clear, you want to put something in people's hands to help them contact you. In my last article, I talked about personalized apps that could replace agent business cards as a marketing tool. You want your name, number and brand to be in clients' phones rather than lost somewhere in their desk...
There are many reasons why a person may develop the kind of anxiety that includes ruminative worrying. And there are many tools to control that kind of worry. Give these ideas a try— you might be surprised that you can eliminate wor...
Personal robots are already amongst us. They can dance, play music, chat and respond to our touch. However, personal robots that could ably assist us with the housework are still far from being properly developed. Some are still very slow, or have problems recognising speech, their movements can be clumsy, their bodies might be carried […]
(Photo: Instagram/omundodejess) Bobby pins have come a long way! I’ve been styling hair for a long time and while I’ve developed savvy personal tricks for hiding these little gems—hairpins are now a legit fashion statement. These trusted,...Show More Summary
There are lots of different ways to raise money for your non-profit. Most strong development programs use a mix of fundraising methods to find, cultivate, and solicit donors. These strategies may include personal cultivation, online fundraising, direct mail, fundraising events, and more. Show More Summary
If Lara Croft were an actual person, she would have quite an impressive resume. She has been reincarnated in video games, two feature films, comic books, novels, theme park rides, and a currently in development film reboot that is currently seeking a director. And she’s not done yet. Rise of the Tomb Raider, the most […]