Global Markets

A United Airlines electronic departure board is pictured inside the terminal at Newark International Airport in New Jersey

United Airlines Flight Diverted as Passengers Fought Over Anti-Seat Reclining Device

A United Airlines flight was forced to divert from its original flight plan after two passengers fought over personal space and the use reclining seats.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 by Esther Tanquintic-Misa

Terrorist from Australia

ISIS Posts Threats On Twitter, Works Around California Earthquake Hashtags, Pressures US To Respond To #StevensHeadinObamasHands

Terror group the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has started to infiltrate legitimate hashtags on Twitter to circumvent and promote their terroristic propaganda. The hashtags #napaearthquake and #sfearthquake were their latest victims.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 by Esther Tanquintic-Misa

U.S. President Barack Obama

9/11 Could Happen All Over Again, This Time Courtesy Of ISIS

It's just a matter of time when the chaos and pain of Sept. 11, 2001 starts all over again. At least that's what a former director of the CIA said on the seemingly pruning and sprucing tirades between the U.S.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 by Esther Tanquintic-Misa

A plane prepares to land

Iceland Volcano: Bardarbunga Stricken by 5.7 Magnitude Earthquake But Still No Eruption, Magma Could be Going Elsewhere

Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano still has not yet erupted. It just continues to grumble and rumble for over a week now, prompting scientists to believe the magma from the volcanic system could be flowing somewhere else.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 by Esther Tanquintic-Misa

Asian stock market

Global Markets Overview – August 27, 2014

The uptrend momentum on the S&P has continued unabated, as it breached and held 2000 points for the first time in its history this morning.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 by Evan Lucas, IG Markets Strategist

Real estate

Australian Stock Market Report – Morning August 27, 2014

n US economic data, the CaseShiller home price series fell 0.2% in June, weaker than expectations. But the FHFA home price series rose by 0.4% in June to stand 5.1% higher than a year ago. Durable good orders rose by 22.6% in July, but excluding aircraft, orders fell by 0.5%, below forecasts of a 0.5% gain. And consumer confidence rose from 90.9 to 92.4, above forecasts for a result near 89.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 by Craig James, CommSec Chief Economist

Alibaba

Studies Suggest Chinese E-Commerce Market to Outpace U.S. Soon

A study by business consultant McKinsey & Co brought out the possibility that China's e-commerce market would soon outpace that of the U.S. very soon. It forecasts that the Chinese market will grow between $420 billion and $650 billion by 2020.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 by Vittorio Hernandez

US

A man walks past wreckage at the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 near the village of Hrabove (Grabovo), Donetsk region July 26, 2014. Nearly 300 people, 193 of them Dutch citizens, were killed when the Malaysia Airlines plane en route from Ams

MH17: Nations Conspire To Keep Investigations Classified – Leaked Document Reveals

Ukraine, the Netherlands, Australia and Belgium agreed to a non-disclosure agreement on any data obtained from MH17 investigation

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 by Athena Yenko

U.S. President Barack Obama

9/11 Could Happen All Over Again, This Time Courtesy Of ISIS

It's just a matter of time when the chaos and pain of Sept. 11, 2001 starts all over again. At least that's what a former director of the CIA said on the seemingly pruning and sprucing tirades between the U.S.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 by Esther Tanquintic-Misa

A Sign Outside A Shop Remembers James Foley In His Hometown Of Rochester, New Hampshire.

James Foley Beheading Video: British Executioner Unmasked, No Resemblance To Abdel Majed Abdel Bar

U.S. specialists have created a likeness of the killer using his eyes as seen on the gruesome beheading video.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 by Tanya Diente

Euro and U.S. dollar banknotes

Australian Dollar Outlook - 26 August 2014

Bell FX Currency Outlook: Ranges were limited with Europe taking an extended weekend and little new data released.

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 by Christine Gaylican

An ISIS agent condustcs an Announcement

US, Syria to Work Together to Vaporise ISIS

Syria has expressed willingness to collaborate with the United States to fight and vaporise the terror group ISIS jihadists. But it cautioned the American government that any battles targeted against the militants, including airstrikes, must be coordinated with the government.

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 by Esther Tanquintic-Misa

Microsoft CEO Explaining

China Develops Own Operating System That Will Topple Apple, Microsoft & Google

Spurred by U.S. surveillance and a monopoly probe of Microsoft, China has developed its own operating system (OS) that may be ready for launch in October.

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 by Esther Tanquintic-Misa

Smoke and sand are seen following an Israeli air strike in Gaza August 25, 2014.

Trending: Ice Bucket Challenge Replaced By Rubble Bucket Challenge By People Of Gaza

Find out what is Rubble Bucket Challenge trending now on social media networks.

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 by jaskiran kaur

World

U.S. President Obama speaks about the economy, in Austin

ISIS $3 Million Daily Oil Revenues Fund Operations; Obama to Build International Coalition to Widen Assault

While other extremist groups rely on donations, ISIS earns $3 million a day from oil produced from the seven fields under its control in the Middle East.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 by Reissa Su

Still frame taken from video shows U.S. journalist Peter Theo Curtis, who has been freed by kidnappers in Syria

Released US Journalist Arrives Home after Spending 22 Months in Captivity in Syria

U.S. journalist Peter Theo Curtis, who had been held hostage in Syria for 22 months, arrived home. He was freed by the extremist group a couple of days back. Curtis was reportedly kidnapped by Syrian rebel group al-Nusra Front in October 2012.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 by Sounak Mukhopadhyay

Toronto Police Chief Bill Blair speaks at a news conference in Toronto

Canada’s “Mr. Big” Gets Judicial Reprimand: Top Cop Says All Fine

Technological advances should make crime investigation flawless and secure convictions

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 by Kalyan Kumar

Gas tanks are pictured at Austria's largest natural gas import and distribution station in Baumgarten May 2, 2014.

EU Nations Importing Russian Gas Now Searching for Alternative Sources

Russia's might on energy makes it adorable even among rivals

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 by Kalyan Kumar

Britain-politics

Cameron May Seek EU Reform or Exit for Britain

The sentiment of an over arching Brussels is bothering the UK

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 by Kalyan Kumar

A Malaysia Airlines Boeing 737-800 aircraft parks on tarmac of Kuala Lumpur International Airport outside Kuala Lumpur June 14, 2014.

Fate of MH370, MH17 Trigger Mass Resignation of Crew in Malaysia Airlines

The mysterious disappearance of MH370 and the downing of MH17 have caused employees to resign from Malaysia Airlines, fearing for their safety.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 by Reissa Su

Hundreds of Men Rape Teen for Three Years

A girl spoke of how hundreds of men were able to rape her every day for three years

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 by Athena Yenko

Economy

A United Airlines electronic departure board is pictured inside the terminal at Newark International Airport in New Jersey

United Airlines Flight Diverted as Passengers Fought Over Anti-Seat Reclining Device

A United Airlines flight was forced to divert from its original flight plan after two passengers fought over personal space and the use reclining seats.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 by Esther Tanquintic-Misa

Terrorist from Australia

ISIS Posts Threats On Twitter, Works Around California Earthquake Hashtags, Pressures US To Respond To #StevensHeadinObamasHands

Terror group the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has started to infiltrate legitimate hashtags on Twitter to circumvent and promote their terroristic propaganda. The hashtags #napaearthquake and #sfearthquake were their latest victims.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 by Esther Tanquintic-Misa

U.S. President Barack Obama

9/11 Could Happen All Over Again, This Time Courtesy Of ISIS

It's just a matter of time when the chaos and pain of Sept. 11, 2001 starts all over again. At least that's what a former director of the CIA said on the seemingly pruning and sprucing tirades between the U.S.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 by Esther Tanquintic-Misa

A plane prepares to land

Iceland Volcano: Bardarbunga Stricken by 5.7 Magnitude Earthquake But Still No Eruption, Magma Could be Going Elsewhere

Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano still has not yet erupted. It just continues to grumble and rumble for over a week now, prompting scientists to believe the magma from the volcanic system could be flowing somewhere else.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 by Esther Tanquintic-Misa

A runner kisses the finish line after completing the 118th Boston Marathon in Boston

Chicago Marathon Brings Over $253 Million in Business

An independent study found that the Bank of America Chicago Marathon by the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign's Regional Economics Applications Laboratory continues to be a key economic driver and contributes an estimated $253.49 million in total business activity to the Chicago economy.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 by Vittorio Hernandez

Euro and U.S. dollar banknotes

Australian Dollar Outlook - 26 August 2014

Bell FX Currency Outlook: Ranges were limited with Europe taking an extended weekend and little new data released.

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 by Christine Gaylican

An ISIS agent condustcs an Announcement

US, Syria to Work Together to Vaporise ISIS

Syria has expressed willingness to collaborate with the United States to fight and vaporise the terror group ISIS jihadists. But it cautioned the American government that any battles targeted against the militants, including airstrikes, must be coordinated with the government.

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 by Esther Tanquintic-Misa

Companies

Alibaba

Studies Suggest Chinese E-Commerce Market to Outpace U.S. Soon

A study by business consultant McKinsey & Co brought out the possibility that China's e-commerce market would soon outpace that of the U.S. very soon. It forecasts that the Chinese market will grow between $420 billion and $650 billion by 2020.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 by Vittorio Hernandez

IBM Logo

IBM Opens $1.2 Billion Data Centre in Melbourne & Sydney

Technology giant IBM said on Tuesday that it would open two SoftLayer data centres in Melbourne and Sydney, Australia. The first, to open in September at Deer Park in Melbourne, is part of IBM's $1.2 billion global investment that aims to expand its cloud computing footprint.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 by Vittorio Hernandez

A meal of a "Monster"-sized A.1. Peppercorn burger, Bottomless Steak Fries

Burger King Mulls Buying Tim Hortons, Could Relocate to Canada, Shares of Both Up

U.S. fast-food global chain, Burger King, is in talks of buying Canadian coffee and doughnut chain Tim Hortons that could see the former switch headquarters to the North American country. Shares of both companies immediately jumped on the news on Monday.

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 by Esther Tanquintic-Misa

A Bank of America sign is shown on a building in downtown Los Angeles, California January 15, 2014.

Bank of America Agrees to Pay $16.7 Billion to SEC Over Disclosure Failures

Bank of America settled with the Securities and Exchange Commission over admitting that it failed to inform investors during the financial crisis about known uncertainties to future income from its exposure to repurchase claims on mortgage loans.

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 by Vittorio Hernandez

Petrol

Caltex Australia to Axe 10% of Work Force in Next 12 Months

Fuel distributor Caltex continued to downsize its Australian operations, announcing on Monday that it will further cut 10 per cent of its work force in the next 12 months. The 10 per cent is equal to 350 jobs that will be shed as part of Caltex's restructuring.

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 by Vittorio Hernandez

4G LTE to 5G

AT&T Offers 1 Gigabit/Second Download Speed in Cupertino

Telco giant AT&T is offering to Cupertino, California residents an enviable 1 gigabit per second download speed.

Friday, August 22, 2014 by Vittorio Hernandez

Anti-Virus Company Symantec to Switch to Subscription Service, Consolidates Norton Products

American technology company Symantec will showcase a major change on Sept. 23 with the introduction of Norton Security. Norton Security will replace nine of the company's current security products, and it will be offered as a subscription service.

Friday, August 22, 2014 by Cynthia Condez

Tech

A Google Search Page Is Reflected In Sunglasses.

Google Nexus 6 Release May Be the New Google Nexus X Smartphone as New Details Emerge

As the market remains on standby for Google's announcement of its Nexus 6 series, a new Nexus smartphone has shown up. According to recent reports, the Nexus 6, which was dubbed Google Shamu, may be the newly spotted Nexus X. However, there are also some variations with the spotted specs thus the confusion on which Google plans on releasing first.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 by Precious Silva

A man looks at his Apple iPad in front an Apple logo outside an Apple store in downtown Shanghai

12.9-Inch iPad Pro Release Date is Q1 2015: 4 Ways Giant Apple Tablet Will Hit Big

Apple, according to a new report, intends to issue a 12.9-inch tablet that likely will get the label iPad Pro and mass production of the device will begin in the first quarter of 2014 en route to a possible release date within the period.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 by Erik Pineda

Nexus 6

Nexus 6 Release Date Will Intro Android 5.0 aka Lemon Meringue Pie with Killer Specs & Features

Google’s Nexus 6 release date plans this 2014 appear to introduce a new pathway both for the tech giant’s hardware and software thrust.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 by Erik Pineda

Windows Phone

Threshold for Windows Phones and Tablets Might Launch in Early 2015

A new report coming from ZDNET suggests that a single merged version of the OS might be launched as part of Threshold updates in early 2015 that could run on Windows Phones and tablets .

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 by Patricia Marie Tayson

Motorola Moto X+1

Why Moto X is Not the Best Smartphone to Purchase Now?

Moto X is one of the best selling smartphones of 2013. It is still popular today and it is blessed to get the latest Android 4.4.4 KitKat upgrade. The Moto X will be replaced by its successor model, the Moto X+1 (or Moto X2) which is poised to be unleashed in the coming month.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 by Anvinraj Valiyathara Sivanandan

Terrorist from Australia

ISIS Posts Threats On Twitter, Works Around California Earthquake Hashtags, Pressures US To Respond To #StevensHeadinObamasHands

Terror group the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has started to infiltrate legitimate hashtags on Twitter to circumvent and promote their terroristic propaganda. The hashtags #napaearthquake and #sfearthquake were their latest victims.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 by Esther Tanquintic-Misa

Models Pose For Photographs With LG Electronics' Flagship G3 High-end Smartphone At Its Unveiling Ceremony In Seoul

Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini vs. LG G3 S (aka LG G3 Beat, LG G3 Mini) – Specs, Features And Price Showdown

Here is a comparison of specifications, features and price pertaining to the Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini and the LG G3 S (aka LG G3 Beat, LG G3 Mini).

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 by Pavithra Rathinavel

Forex

EURUSD Daily Forecast: January 09

EURUSD Forecast     The EURUSD had a bearish momentum yesterday bottomed at 1.3553. The bias is bearish in nearest term. As you can see on my daily chart below, price is testing the lower line of the bullish channel. A clear break and daily close below the bullish channel and 1.3550 – 1.

Thursday, January 09, 2014 by swibowo

GBPUSD Daily Forecast: January 09

GBPUSD Forecast The GBPUSD had bullish momentum yesterday topped at 1.6471. The bias is bullish in nearest term testing 1.6530. Immediate support is seen around 1.6435. A clear break below that area could lead price to neutral zone in nearest term testing 1.6400 or lower but as long as stays above 1.

Thursday, January 09, 2014 by swibowo

USDJPY Daily Forecast: January 09

USDJPY Forecast The USDJPY was indecisive yesterday but overall still able to maintain its bullish intraday bias so far. The bias remains bullish in nearest term especially if price able to make a clear break above 105.00 testing 105.50 – 106.00 target area. Immediate support is seen around 104.70.

Thursday, January 09, 2014 by swibowo

USDCHF Daily Forecast: January 09

USDCHF Forecast The USDCHF continued its bullish momentum yesterday topped at 0.9127. The bullish momentum was not as strong as I had expected, but the bias remain bullish in nearest term testing 0.9190. Immediate support is seen around 0.9100.

Thursday, January 09, 2014 by swibowo

Asian Session Notes: 1/09/14

AUDUSD Resistance: 0.8916 moderate / 0.8935 moderate / 0.8951 minor Support: 0.8881 moderate / 0.8842 moderate / 0.8822 moderate Wednesday saw the Aussy easing off to close just above its lows with prices now in the middle of its consolidation from December.

Thursday, January 09, 2014 by mdelapaz

EURUSD Daily Forecast: January 08

EURUSD Forecast     The EURUSD was indecisive yesterday. The bias remains neutral in nearest term. Important intraday range to be closely watched is seen between 1.3675 – 1.3595. A clear break above 1.3675 could trigger further bullish pressure testing 1.3850 key resistance. On the other hand, a clear break below 1.

Wednesday, January 08, 2014 by swibowo

GBPUSD Daily Forecast: January 08

GBPUSD Forecast The GBPUSD had another indecisive movement yesterday. There are no changes in my technical outlook. The bias remains neutral in nearest term. Important intraday range to be closely watched is seen between 1.6435 – 1.6335.  A clear break above 1.6435 could trigger further bullish pressure testing 1.6475 or higher.

Wednesday, January 08, 2014 by swibowo

Education

Student loan default rate rising

The Department of Education (DoE) said that default on student loans climbed to 7.0 percent in fiscal 2008, up from 6.7 percent in the prior fiscal year - yet another manifestation of the sluggish economy and bleak jobs market.

Saturday, September 18, 2010 by Palash R. Ghosh

China sends more students to US B schools than India this year

Big brother China has beaten India for the first time in the number of students to US management schools.

Friday, September 17, 2010

US universities attract fewer students

The share of foreign students coming to the United States has been going down every year since 2000, shows a study released by an international body comprising the developed nations of the world.

Friday, September 17, 2010

Recession makes more people take up higher studies

If there is one single benefit to the US due to the recession, it is that more people are studying in colleges than ever.

Friday, September 17, 2010

Bonus Points: Setting Targets for CFO Compensation in Times of Crisis

The recession has caused all sorts of difficulties for CFOs: falling earnings, tumbling stock prices and, occasionally, knotty negotiations with lenders.

Wednesday, September 15, 2010

The Whole Truth and Nothing but the Truth: Managing Information Asymmetry in IS Consulting

A cynic might say that information systems consultants shortchange their clients. They can, for example, promise more than they deliver.

Wednesday, September 08, 2010

Boston: beyond the familiar MBA recruitment faces

Despite experiencing a good number of mergers and acquisitions over the past five years, notably Procter and Gamble's acquisition of Boston mainstay Gillette, Boston is still home to some of the most recognized MBA recruitment brands.

Wednesday, September 08, 2010 by Dan Beaudry And Susan Peppercorn

Auto

Fisker to Debut Karma Hybrid at 2010 Paris Motor Show

Irvine, California-based Fisker Automotive will debut the first factory-built Karma at the upcoming 2010 Paris Motor Show this October.

Saturday, October 02, 2010

BMW recalls 350,000 cars, including Rolls-Royces

BMW is voluntarily recalling 350,000 cars worldwide due to a possible brake problems that the world's biggest premium carmaker said have not caused any accidents.

Saturday, October 02, 2010

GM posts gain amid still-slow auto market

General Motors Co posted an annual sales gain of 10.5 percent in September amid evidence that the U.S. auto market remained stuck in a slow-moving recovery at the start of the fourth quarter.

Saturday, October 02, 2010

Electric cars arrive while posing test for grids

Top automakers finally have electric cars ready to purr into dealer showrooms. Now the question is whether the charging infrastructure and electricity supply are up to the task.

Saturday, October 02, 2010

Luxury carmakers return to records of old

Europe's luxury carmakers fear no double-dip thanks to a fresh supply of wealthy customers in emerging markets who have just earned enough money to buy their first Mercedes-Benz or Ferrari.

Saturday, October 02, 2010

Fiat to launch new models end-2011

Italian automaker Fiat has decided to launch new products only at the end of 2011 or early 2012 due to the weakness of the market

Saturday, October 02, 2010

Autos would get up to 62 mpg under proposal

Automakers would have to achieve sharply higher fuel economy -- between 47 and 62 miles per gallon -- by 2025 under a preliminary plan released by the Obama administration

Saturday, October 02, 2010

Jobs

Monster US online jobs index rises to 138 in September

A monthly gauge of online labor demand in the United States edged up in September from a month ago and was 16 percent above the reading from a year ago.

Friday, October 08, 2010

Private sector job cuts raise Fed easing chance

U.S. private employers unexpectedly shed jobs in September, reinforcing the belief that the U.S. Federal Reserve will embark on another round of monetary policy stimulus to support the economic recovery as early as next month.

Thursday, October 07, 2010

Private sector sheds 39,000 jobs in Sept

Private employers unexpectedly cut 39,000 jobs in September after adding an upwardly revised 10,000 jobs in August, a report by a payrolls processor showed on Wednesday.

Thursday, October 07, 2010

Prices gain on unexpected private jobs decline

U.S. Treasury debt prices climbed on Wednesday, pushing benchmark note yields to the lowest since January 2009, after ADP Employer Services said private payrolls unexpectedly contracted in September.

Thursday, October 07, 2010

Meet Claudia! Objective: Make a successful career change from teaching into counseling.

The best part of my job is reuniting candidates with their self-confidence. In today's job market I know it is so difficult to remain positive and to not take rejection personally.

Wednesday, October 06, 2010 by Samantha Nolan

#1 Problem with All Resumes, Job Searches, and Interviews

Imagine sitting in a lobby waiting for an interview. You look around and all those waiting are as professional and qualified as you...

Wednesday, October 06, 2010 by Rosa E. Vargas

The New Grad Quagmire

It's an interesting dilemma for new grads these days. Assuming you're lucky enough to score a job, you'll find yourself thrown into a workforce for which you've (probably) received little or no formal training. Sadder still, you probably won't receive much on-the-job training either.

Wednesday, October 06, 2010 by Emily Bennington

Health

Morning sickness may signal healthier pregnancy

New research confirms that women plagued by morning sickness in early pregnancy are less likely to miscarry.

Friday, October 08, 2010

Nobel-winning work is matchmaker for molecules

The three winners of this year's Nobel Prize for Chemistry all developed new ways to make carbon atoms stick to one another -- a mundane-sounding process that in fact underlies the very basis of life.

Friday, October 08, 2010

FDA to push for more investment in science

Health regulators plan to spend millions of dollars to step up their scientific prowess in a move that officials say will help quickly get new treatments to patients and protect the public against possible health threats.

Friday, October 08, 2010

How Republicans could block healthcare reform

Republicans could keep their promises to stop healthcare reform even if they cannot repeal it, simply by blocking legislation needed to pay for it, one expert argued on Wednesday.

Friday, October 08, 2010

Poor healthcare may shorten American lives: study

Americans die sooner than citizens of a dozen other developed nations and the usual suspects -- obesity, traffic accidents and a high murder rate -- are not to blame, researchers reported on Thursday.

Friday, October 08, 2010

Ultra-Running and Race Day Nutrition

Ultra-running (as defined by any running race longer than the marathon of 26.2 miles) requires a whole different nutritional viewpoint when compared to the gels and quick shots of Gatorade normally

Thursday, October 07, 2010

International Walk to School Day is October 6

The Partnership for a Walkable America sponsored the first National Walk Our Children to School Day in Chicago in 1997. It was a simple day, designed to highlight the need to create communities that are walkable. The day was created, in part, on a similar concept celebrated in the United Kingdom.

Thursday, October 07, 2010

Travel

Queenstown’s romantic-adventure band-wagon

I battle desperately not to climb aboard Queenstown's romantic-adventure band-wagon; but I fail miserably.

Tuesday, September 28, 2010 by Kip Brook

Historic Pera Palace Hotel in Turkey opens for business

After two and a half years of renovation costing $ 29 million, the five star luxury hotel Pera Palace in Istanbul Turkey opened its doors to guests.

Saturday, September 25, 2010

Camper & Nicholsons (CNI) offers yacht-charter to cruise the Indian Ocean

Even as your contemporaries sail to the Caribbean to celebrate to Christmas, you take a different course.

Friday, September 24, 2010

Mahe

The largest of the Seychelles archipelago, Mahe is an African island rich with hidden treasures.

Thursday, September 23, 2010

Fly to space with Boeing in 2015

You just have wait till 2015 for a trip into the space, as US aerospace giant Boeing and Space Adventure have tied up to put tourists into low-level orbit in a futuristic capsule.

Thursday, September 23, 2010

Hotels come under Britain’s Fair Trading scanner

Speaking to the BBC, Dorian Harris, Managing Director of Skoosh.com said hotels would email, call and threaten legal action over his website openly offering hotel discounts.

Tuesday, September 21, 2010

Boeing ventures into space tourism with partner

Aerospace major Boeing announced its entry into the space tourism market in partnership with its Space Adventures, and the partnership hopes to sell seats on rocket trips to the International Space Station very soon.

Tuesday, September 21, 2010

Life Style

Ugg Australia: Comfortable Fall Fashion Trends

Uggs Australia get a lot of grief in the fashion world, but they're undeniably comfortable and now they're more fashionable as well.

Thursday, September 30, 2010 by Carly Zinderman

Keira Knightley Stars in New Chanel Campaign

Stunning actress Keira Knightley turned heads in Paris the other day while filming a sexy new ad campaign for Chanel.

Tuesday, September 28, 2010

A romantic evening for Katie Holmes in Jason Wu

Katie Holmes and Tom Cruise got cozy at the premiere for 'The Romantics' in New York City and we were on hand to report on Katie's latest style antics.

Tuesday, September 28, 2010

Kalamazoo's Outdoor Kitchen is Cutting-Edge Cookery

Those wanting to up the ante on their backyard "stay-cation" and holiday hospitality should consider Kalamazoo Outdoor Gourmet's extravagant outdoor kitchen, which is more like an outdoor cooking "resort.

Tuesday, September 28, 2010 by Merilee Kern

Emerald Jet Charter Expands with Helicopter Travel

Emerald Jet Charter announced that it now is offering helicopter travel along with chartering private business jets.

Tuesday, September 28, 2010 by James Rothaar

Watch that brings back old world charm

If you are tired of the modern looking watches then check out the latest traditional looking wristwatch from Carl F Bucherer - the new Manero ChronoPerpetual.

Saturday, September 25, 2010

Ralph Lauren opens exclusive men’s store on Madison Avenue

To commemorate the opening of his original store in New York, Ralph Lauren is redefining his vision of men's high fashion by launching an exclusive men's store in the same space.

Saturday, September 25, 2010