Tue, 28 Feb 2017 03:11:00 -0500Things seem to have calmed down a bit between China and the United States; there is no talk about a trade war with hefty tariffs on America cars anymore. Chevrolet therefore thought it safe to bring some proper Americana to Chinese shores in the shape of the gas guzzling Colorado and Silverado.
Tue, 28 Feb 2017 02:06:00 -0500Data socialization is a new buzz word in the big data and analytics scene, but what does it really mean and what can data democratization learn from social media?
Tue, 28 Feb 2017 01:54:00 -0500The Doctor Strange Blu-ray comes with plenty of extras - but you may wish for even more.
Tue, 28 Feb 2017 01:53:00 -0500Yuhua educates nearly 50,000 students
Tue, 28 Feb 2017 00:49:00 -0500Here's the most-not wanted, the Legion of Doom, the Brotherhood of Evil Mutants of bacteria.
Tue, 28 Feb 2017 00:01:00 -0500Amed Rosario is already turning heads. But when will the Rosario era officially begin in New York?
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 23:43:00 -0500Walmart is cutting prices in a handful of markets as the company readies for Aldi's expansion and the coming price war, according to a report.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 22:30:00 -0500A startup with operations in Taipei plans to grow an airport ride-sharing service in Asia and charge less than taxis.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 22:18:00 -0500Two bots have been added to the publisher's Facebook accounts to supply users with book recommendations.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 22:00:00 -0500The idea that the Dodgers are biding their time, waiting to pounce on a Harper free agent contract is silliness. I'd call it wishful thinking, but I'm not sure exactly who has that particular wish.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 22:00:00 -0500The brand new BMW 1-Series Sedan has been launched on the Chinese car market, looking just like every other Bimmer but with a sporty touch. Price starts at 205,000 yuan and ends at 332,000 yuan.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 21:52:00 -0500For the first time in history, the wrong movie was announced as the winner of best picture at the Oscars. After the cast of La La Land came up to accept their win, they learned that the real winner was actually Moonlight. What if this happened in other venues? Cartoon by Ted Rall.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 21:52:00 -0500
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 21:48:00 -0500This year, the memes practically created themselves.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 21:36:00 -0500There is no shortage of designer talent in Ukraine now! Fifty-four designer collections were presented on the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Days Kiev runway with forty-five “Made in Ukraine” brands available for nation branding.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 21:28:00 -0500Architects have become secret front line weapons, defending world landmarks against growing terror threats. The Eiffel Tower's future bulletproof transparent security wall is the latest example.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 21:03:00 -0500A watch inspired by the Motor City is just the ticket for that special car fan.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 20:50:00 -0500Mark Bernstein believes he has developed the ultimate solution to overeating in his MealEnders lozenges. Will MealEnders whet investor appetites on Shark Tank? Bernstein is set to appear on the hit ABC business reality show this Friday, March 3.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 20:50:00 -0500
Obesity rates nationwide are rapidly increasing. According to Gallup, the national rate in 2014 was 27.7% -- the highest it's been since the organization started tracking the numbers. But some communities' obesity rates exceed even that. These metro areas have the highest rates in the country.
Obesity rate: 35.9%
Obesity rate: 35.3%
Obesity rate: 34.1%
Obesity rate: 33.5%
Obesity rate: 33.5%
Obesity rate: 33.2%
Obesity rate: 33.1%
Obesity rate: 33.1%
Obesity rate: 33%
Obesity rate: 32.2%
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 20:08:00 -0500Two entrepreneurs in Middle America are about to launch a system globally that may change the way baby boomers care for their aging parents.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 19:53:00 -0500Most analysts expect U.S. auto sales to remain roughly flat this year. That's a good thing, considering sales were a record 17.5 million in 2016.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 19:29:00 -0500Tagcash, which bills itself as “building a digital economy through cashless transactions,” serves as a hub for payments, loyalty programs and social sharing.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 19:01:00 -0500With just over two weeks to go until the beginning of March Madness, who is peaking at just the right time?
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 18:44:00 -0500This week's MIT Sloan Sports Analytics and Stanford Sports Innovation conferences will draw attention to the current state of the sports industry and what to expect for the future of sports business.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 18:44:00 -0500While Pakistan is trying to place economic growth in the hands of entrepreneurs, India insists to place economic growth in the hands of government bureaucrats.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 18:44:00 -0500
Warren Buffett may have bolstered Berkshire Hathaway's investment team in recent years by hiring Todd Combs and Ted Weschler, but the Oracle of Omaha is still the one making the biggest bets. Berkshire had at least $1 billion in each of these stocks at the end of 2015. (Market value, portfolio weights as of 3/15/16)
Position: 325.6 million shares
Market Value: $25.3 billion
Berkshire Portfolio Weight: 18.7%
Position: 479.7 million shares
Market Value: $24 billion
Berkshire Portfolio Weight: 17.7%
Position: 400 million shares
Market Value: $18.1 billion
Berkshire Portfolio Weight: 13.4%
Position: 81 million shares
Market Value: $11.6 billion
Berkshire Portfolio Weight: 8.6%
Position: 151.6 million shares
Market Value: $9 billion
Berkshire Portfolio Weight: 6.6%
Position: 75.6 million shares*
Market Value: $6.5 billion
Berkshire Portfolio Weight: 4.8%
*as of 2/12/16
Position: 52.8 million shares
Market Value: $4.3 billion
Berkshire Portfolio Weight: 3.2%
Position: 56.2 million shares
Market Value: $3.8 billion
Berkshire Portfolio Weight: 2.8%
Position: 85 million shares
Market Value: $3.5 billion
Berkshire Portfolio Weight: 2.6%
Position: 38.6 million shares
Market Value: $2.7 billion
Berkshire Portfolio Weight: 2%
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 18:29:00 -0500Meanwhile, 'Hamilton' continues to dominate everyone and everything.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 17:58:00 -0500The Trump administration has prided itself on its disdain for economic expertise. The trade policies they are passing off as bold and new have, in fact, been tried repeatedly and have failed.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 17:55:00 -0500From music supervising for 'Broad City' and 'Difficult People' to hosting for MTV to producing and remixing, Matt FX is a true musical jack of all trades.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 17:54:00 -0500The Supreme Court ponders whether to take a case involving a blind man's inability to use a Coke machine.