Yesterday Philip Mould & Company opened John Smart: A Genius Magnified at the Philip Mould Gallery, 29 Dover Street, London. The portrait shown here is John Smart's Portrait of an Unknown Lady (1777). Since first mentioning this exhibition I've identified the "Unknown Lady". Show More Summary
Just like some street vendors make a living selling lookalike Cartier and Omega watches for cheap, some folks are selling — or even giving away — knock-off digital watch faces for Android-powered smartphones. And the watch companies are going after these people with the same zeal as they chase the “Cantier” and “Omego” sellers from sidewalks. According to TorrentFreak, … [More]
Quick links from the past week in mind and brain news: Wall Street Journal on The Future of AI: An Ubiquitous, Invisible, Smart Utility. A list of the 100 most followed psychologists and neuroscientists on Twitter compiled by the BPS Research Digest. And a mixed bag it is too. Student Science has a fantastic how-to […]
A tiny windfall is pretty easy to spend. If you find $10 or $20 on the street, you can just use it to help pay for groceries or some other regular expense to give yourself just a bit of breathing room in your budget. A huge windfall – like an inheritance or a legal settlement... The post 25 Smart Ways to Handle a $1,000 Windfall appeared first on The Simple Dollar.
Hustlers know: there's the hard way to do something and then there's the smart way. Your home is no different. Look to the shrewd, the savvy and the street smart and learn a thing or two about how to beat that long con that is your decor. READ MORE »
Police say the Philadelphia woman abducted from a Germantown, Pa., street Nov. 2 made smart decisions to lead the authorities to her, ABC News reports.
Kaitlin Riegel’s newest single “System” deals in a smart brand of Anglo, urban pop popularized by Jem in the early 2000s. “System” has an undeniably slick vibe, imbued with the kind of street smart production that can easily walk the line between schoolyard smarts and sultry, diva funk. Show More Summary
Scott Waugh is in final negotiations to direct the thriller 'Inversion', which teams a young Chinese scientist and a street smart American to save earth. [...]
Here's another treat for those who admire the art of portrait miniaturists. From 25 November until 9 December Philip Mould & Company will be showing John Smart: A Genius Magnified at the Philip Mould Gallery, 29 Dover Street, London....Show More Summary
In an era of reduced funding, it’s not enough for a young researcher to be a good scientist. He or she also needs “street smarts” to, for example, find an influential mentor, dress professionally, network during scientific meetings and be able to describe a research project in the time it takes to ride an elevator, authors of a new article state.
MAYWOOD, Il. – In an era of reduced funding, it's not enough for a young researcher to be a good scientist. He or she also needs "street smarts" to, for example, find an influential mentor, dress professionally, network during scientific...Show More Summary
Two years after the launch of The Downtown Project in Las Vegas, Hsieh talks about the effort to transform part of the city.
Back in 1973, investor Jim Rogers took a 75% pay cut when he left an investment bank to start a hedge fund. Writing in "Street Smarts," he explains how he made this decision and why he thinks everyone should adopt the same philosophy: [T]he money was irrelevant to me. Show More Summary
When it comes to the widening gap between rich and poor, does the "smart money" know something that the "dumb money" doesn't?
The Uneducated Interviewer You have likely encountered the uneducated interviewer! It is my claim that most hiring managers have never been trained to interview candidates. I just finished reading Who by Geoff Smart and Randy Street....Show More Summary
According to the Farmer's Almanac, we are in for another cold, polar vortex-type winter. Leave it to Rihanna, queen of street style, to rock the chicest puffer on the block pre-winter. She wore an Isabel Marant Etoile Oversized Coat ($852) in army green block pattern and a belt to cinch at the waist. Show More Summary
By Street Smart Investor: Initiation and Now I initiated Wentworth Resources (OTC:AMGRF) on January 22, 2014 with a buy recommendation. Since initiation, Wentworth Resources has moved largely sideways and if the stock price in the Oslo stock exchange is considered, Wentworth Resources is trading 6.8% lower than the levels it was during my initiation. Show More Summary
By Street Smart Investor: Initiation On De-merger I am initiating Akastor ASA (OTCPK:AKKVF), an oilfield services investment company, with a recommendation of a "Strong Buy". Akastor ASA traded for the first day on Oslo stock exchange under the ticker "AKA". Show More Summary
Many interesting projects have been born inside Google's famous X labs, including smart glasses, balloons capable of distributing internet connectivity and, most recently, a self-driving car. Now, according to The Wall Street Journal, the next big...
Bespoke's Paul Hickey appeared on Bloomberg's Street Smart, with Trish Regan, Julie Hyman and Liz Ann Sonders from Charles Schwab to discuss the economy and markets heading into the fourth quarter. To watch the segment, please click on the image below.