In a world in which hedge funds are increasingly struggling to come up alpha, not to mention original investment ideas, last week we showed what the top stock holdings of the 50 top hedge funds are. Today, using Goldman data, we flip this data, and show the Top 50 stock holdings among the entire hedge fund universe. Show More Summary
Until as late as the 1950s, there was no widely accepted set of terms that referred to whether people were attracted to the same or the other sex. Same-sex sexual activity happened, and people knew that, but it was thought of as a behavior, not an identity. It was believed that people had sex with same-sex others […]
Dan Henderson is a mixed martial arts (MMA) legend. Despite never winning a Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) title, he's widely considered one of the most accomplished fighters of all-time. Chalk that up to his world championships...Show More Summary
I played a lot of StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty online when it launched. And by that I mean a lot. I inevitably drifted into watching streams of other players competing in order to improve my game. Eventually I stopped playing as much, and even stopped following the e-sports scene. Show More Summary
The world of NASCAR saw an interesting media controversy this week, with a wide variety of reporters getting annoyed at Frontstretch.com owner/editor he and other NASCAR drivers like blasted “the media” for inaccurate reports, whichShow More Summary
Guinness World Records has confirmed there's a new superlong pizza for the books—and it was meticulously crafted in the Italian city that claims itself as the "heart and soul" of the tasty dish, per NPR. One hundred chefs gathered in Naples Wednesday, merging 4,400 pounds of flour, 3,...
The Heat: Developing countries turn towards solar energy Nathan King, May 17, 2016 (CCTV America) "With solar energy becoming more affordable and efficient, a host of developing countries are using the technology for electricity. For...Show More Summary
The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) uses a particular syntax to define the possible values that can be used for all CSS properties. You may have seen this syntax in action if you have ever looked at a CSS specification — as in the syntax...Show More Summary
UCLA research finds wide variances in surgeons' decision to operate or recommend an alternative treatment option, suggesting that it depends as much on how surgeons perceive the world as it does on the patient's diagnosis.
What's the most important personality trait a person can have? That's the question one curious soul asked the willing World Wide Web (Quora, specifically). And really, there are a ton of potential answers - kindness, control, patience, esteem, level-headedness, compassion, consideration. Show More Summary
Deutsche Bank publishes an annual report comparing prices for a wide range of products around the world, and Business Insider pulled out average prices for the iPhone 6. more… Filed under: iOS Devices
Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown won’t be the champion of the dancing world this year after being eliminated from Dancing With the Stars this week and he also won’t be extending his absence from the Steelers’ offseason program for too much longer. The Steelers start OTAs next week and Brown will be in Pittsburgh to…
By AKASH RANDHAR and JAAN SIDOROV, MD Thanks to the ubiquity of cable, fiber and wireless internet, the “last mile” telecommunications gap that has long separated the consumer from the wide world web is finally being bridged. According to Pew Research, 84% of Americans now regularly use the internet, and 68% use smartphones to access
Lets rock the bark off some trees. (Photo: Courtney Rhodes/CC BY 2.0) For Tree Week here on Atlas Obscura, we're putting together the ultimate playlist of songs about trees to listen to while we explore the wide world of amazing arbors, and we want to hear from you! Our playlist below for you to listen to, and add your own favorite song about trees. Show More Summary
The flag of Chicago is widely regarded as one of the best city flags in the United States, perhaps in the world. It is certainly one of the most popular. You'll find the flag of Chicago printed on t-shirts and mugs, tattooed on local...Show More Summary
It’s Time to Update National Digital Privacy Laws by By Mark Grabowski Thirty years ago, there was no World Wide Web, almost no one had a cell phone and the only drones flying above of concern were bees. It was also the last time Congress substantively updated our digital privacy laws. Opinion LogoSince 1986, technology [...]Show More Summary
If you're searching for a unique wedding dress that will stun not just your wedding guests, but the whole wide world, take a peak at these... And remember: ALL of these dresses have a 100% chance of being your wedding dress. No "just for the runway" bullshit here -- Thanks to Wedding Dress Fantasy, you CAN haz these wedding dresses.
Mr. Robot returns to USA in less than two months. The Sam Esmail-created drama was a hit with both audiences and critics, and season two left the door open just wide enough with some mysteries that’ll keep fans coming back for more. Season one of Mr. Show More Summary
In this great big wide world of ours, there are only few things that are pretty hard to get wrong. Pizza springs to mind, as do large-capacity, V8-powered, rear-wheel-drive cars. So it should come as no surprise to hear the 2016 Lexus GS F is a bit of a hoot. Yes, you heard right. The […]
I can’t say that the possibility of Secret Agent Kim ever crossed my mind, but the world is wide and full of wonders. Read more...