I know. I know. It’s been ages since I did a Driving with John Chow video. But at least I have an excuse. As you know, I’ve been recovering from a bike accident that sent me to the hospital. That […]
Vsauce looks at ways to quantify the value of Earth. Then he points out how ridiculous it is that we can even think of selling our planet. Of course, those are just a few of the things he races through in the video.
Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt, the best defensive player in the NFL, is set to sign a six-year contract extension. The extension is said to be worth $100 million, but it's really not. NFL contracts are rarely what they seem, and Watt's is no exception. Show More Summary
Letting tax considerations drive your investment decisions can be risky, but it can also cut your tax bill.
When it comes to discounts and deals, September can be a tricky month as businesses transition from their Summer savings promos to their Autumn offers. Thankfully, DealNews has sorted out just what is worth the spending this month and...Show More Summary
Tomato Sauceby the talented Edward B. Gordon You'd never know this was by a German painter. Except for the title, of course. That's not Tomato Sauce. Tomato sauce is something completely different.Not sure how to spell it, but I do know what it is. Show More Summary
With the number of Syrian refugees in the Middle East hitting three million, it's worth examining how the United States and other countries not on the front-line of the conflict have stepped in to help countries like Lebanon, Jordan, and Turkey. Show More Summary
By James Bjorkman: An Overlooked Gem? Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADI), a tech company that manufactures high-performance integrated circuits, is probably not the first company that income investors think of as they are planning out their portfolio. Show More Summary
USA Today's August 29 edition boasted the front-page headline "More Want US to Flex Muscle." The evidence comes from a new Pew poll, so it's worth noting how that data is transformed into a desire for US "muscle-flexing."
via The Bold Italic: I think you would have had to live in both SF and New England to fully appreciate this. If you have, it’s worth the read.
Submitted by Simon Black via Sovereign Man blog, Imagine this scene: “Everyone in the country was in shock. People’s net worth had devalued more than 53% overnight.” “The value in savings accounts dropped in half and neither merchants...Show More Summary
National Geographic Traveler Editor at Large Christopher Elliott is the magazine’s consumer advocate and ombudsman. Over the past 15 years he has helped countless readers fix their trips. Here’s his latest advice.
Albums worth of photos and scattered receipts may serve as breadcrumbs when you're trying to revisit your travels, but they're far from an ideal solution. MapHook has an alternative, though, with its free Android and iOS app that lets you tag your...
The sound of video games has transformed from something seemingly mechanical accenting action to incredibly elaborate acoustic landscapes setting the mood for play. To preserve this history, and show why it's worth exploring, a new documentary and archive project are underway.
This prank is definitely worth the crippling trust issues this young man will have later in life. Hilarious and presumably bored dad, Josh Fairbanks, posted this video to YouTube on Monday. It's a classic shower scare. His son, clearly terrified, is at least able to mimic the beautiful war cry of a hawk. Show More Summary
Paul Tudor Jones’ Tudor Investment Corp is amongst hedge funds obliged to disclose its equity once per quarter. The fund declared, as of June 30, an equity portfolio worth more than $2.6 billion, following the purchase of 337 new stocks, the closing of 367 positions and increases in 393 of its preexisting holdings. In this […]
Philippe Laffont’s Coatue Management recently filed with the SEC its 13F for the second quarter of 2014, disclosing its long equity positions as of June 30. The fund declared an equity portfolio, worth more than $8 billion, with a strong focus on technology (53%) and consumer discretionary (40%) stocks. In this article we will take […]
The mobile app economy was worth $53 billion in 2012, and the forecast for 2016 is that it will grow to $143 billion. The figures vary slightly from researcher to researcher but the fact is that mobile is really big. Revenue is generated through in-app purchases, in-app ads, and big data accumulation. Show More Summary
DREW AND JOHN ERICK DOWDLE! Yo! AS ABOVE, SO BELOW...how many of you got a chance to stumble down the dark and dank Parisian catacombs this past weekend? Was it worth it? Well whatever you thought about the flick, no one can deny the...Show More Summary