Saturday, November 23, 2013

29 Dumb Things Finance People Say

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My job requires reading a lot of financial news. It's one of my favorite parts. But it gives me a front-row seat to the downside of financial journalism: gibberish, nonsense, garbage, and drivel. And let me tell you, there's a lot of it.
Here are a few stupid things I hear a lot... Read more

Must Reads: Dream Control, Tragedy That Binds Us and More Mashable Exclusive


During the week, we consume words in snackable, tweetable bites. But on the weekends, we have the time to take a dive into the murkier, lengthier depths of the Internet and expand our attention spans beyond 140 characters. We can brew a cup of coffee and lie back with our iPads, laptops, smartphones and Kindles.
Since you're bound to miss a few things during the daily grind, we present to you Read more

According to Ericsson's 2013 mobility report, the number of global mobile Internet subscriptions will triple by 2019

If it seems like everyone around you is constantly glued to their smartphones, you haven't seen anything yet. According to Ericsson's 2013 mobility report, the number of global mobile Internet subscriptions will triple by 2019.
In 2013, the number of mobile subscriptions around the world clocks in at 2.2 billion. Six years from now, that number is set to reach 6.4 billion.  Read more

Friday, November 22, 2013

Apple Designer Jony Ive Explains What Steve Jobs Taught Him About Making Great Products exclusive

Apple's design boss Jony Ive and designer Marc Newson curated a collection of products they'll auction off at Sotheby's for U2 singer Bono's AIDs charity, (RED).
There are a bunch of cool things in the collection like gold-plated Apple earpods and a modified Leica camera, each designed by Ive or Newson.

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Wednesday, November 20, 2013

100 best New York restaurants you need to know about right now

Poulet juif at Mile End
Where are you eating tonight? With hot new venues opening each week, it’s tough to keep track of the best New York restaurants... Read more

Taylor Swift Leaves $500 Tip On $800 Meal At Philly Restaurant

The 23-year-old pop star left a whopping $500 tip on an $800 bill at Ralph's Italian Restauran following a Philadelphia concert stop last week. Read more

Amid the New, Glasgow Looks to the Past An exhibition on the Red Road apartment buildings, marked for demolition, at the People’s Palace museum

In September, the Foster and Partners-designed Hydro arena opened to much ado in Glasgow’s gritty Docks area. The translucent ultramodern building — Wi-Fi-enabled for up to 12,000 users — glowed a thousand colors and beamed spotlights up and down the River Clyde. Outside, vendors hawked rainbow wigs and tartan clan mugs. Inside, live Twitter feeds scrolled across 145 oversize high-definition screens.  Read more