Global Markets

ASX

Australian Stock Market Report – Afternoon 4/17/14

The ASX 200 ended Thursday's session with a flourish having posted highs in the late morning. The index tapered away in the afternoon although it kicked higher to end the week with a gain of almost 0. This was a noteworthy turnaround considering the weak tone that marked the early part of the week.

Thursday, April 17, 2014 by Tom Piotrowski, CommSec Market Analyst

Man works on Google logo at exhibition stand at CeBIT computer fair in Hanover

Google's Q1 Revenue Misses Target, Shares Down by 5.7 Percent

Google's 2014 first-quarter revenue has fallen short of Wall Street expectations as the price of its ads declined.

Thursday, April 17, 2014 by Pavithra Rathinavel

Asian Shares Bounce from 4-week low

Australian Stock Market Report – Midday 4/17/14

The Australian sharemarket is rising for the third straight day, driven by firmer global markets overnight. The All Ordinaries Index (XAO) is still above 5400pts this shortened trading week.

Thursday, April 17, 2014 by Steven Daghlian, CommSec Market Analyst

The Remains of Decommissioned Submarines Float at a Nuclear Waste Disposal Plant in Fokino

Floating Nuclear Power Plant Best Against Tsunamis, Earthquakes—U.S. MIT

For countries about to construct nuclear power plants, or even those that had, a floating facility built offshore would serve best against tsunami and earthquake threats.

Thursday, April 17, 2014 by Esther Tanquintic-Misa

File picture illustration of the word 'password' pictured through a magnifying glass on a computer screen, taken in Berlin May 21, 2013. Security experts warn there is little Internet users can do to protect themselves from the recently uncovered "He

Heartbleed Bug: Canada Arrests Teen for Alleged Data Theft on Tax Agency

The Royal Canadian Mounted Police has arrested a 19-year-old Canadian in relation to the Heartbleed security breach.

Thursday, April 17, 2014 by Esther Tanquintic-Misa

Foreign market participants view the domestic stock market as risky and its bond market is seen as underdeveloped compared to the West (Photo: Reuters)

Global Markets Overview – 4/17/14

US equities advanced yet again as earnings continued to underpin confidence in the recovery and US data encouraged. With no fresh negative tape out of the Ukraine sentiment remained positive.

Thursday, April 17, 2014 by Stan Shamu, IG Markets Strategist

US Housing Starts

Australian Stock Market Report – Morning 4/17/14

In US economic data, housing starts rose by 2.8% to an annual rate of 946,000 in March, below expectations for a result near 973,000. Industrial production rose by 0.7% in March, above expectations for a gain of 0.

Thursday, April 17, 2014 by Craig James, CommSec Chief Economist

US

Italian government has announced the auctioning of a 99-year lease for Poveglia, an Italian island located between Venice and Lido in the Benetian Lagoon, a place better known as 'World's most haunted island'. (Photo: Wiki Commons)

‘World’s Most Haunted Island’ for Sale in Italy; 5 Reasons Why No One Should Buy Poveglia

Italian government is auctioning off a 99-year lease for Poveglia, an Italian island located between Venice and Lido in the Benetian Lagoon, a place better known as 'World's most haunted island.

Thursday, April 17, 2014 by Gopi Chandra Kharel

Voting in Elections (Representational Image)

U.S. Calls for More Investment-friendly Indian Government

The United States on Wednesday urged the Indian government that emerges from ongoing elections to follow economic policies that encourage investment, saying Washington would like to see bilateral trade grow to $500 billion a year.

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Dengue Outbreak at Australian Detention Centre Sparks Fresh Concerns (Representational Image)

Dengue Outbreak at Australian Detention Centre Sparks Fresh Concerns

An outbreak of dengue fever at an Australian refugee detention centre in the tiny Pacific island nation of Nauru sparked calls on Thursday for greater oversight at the facility, which has been criticised by rights groups and the United Nations.

Thursday, April 17, 2014

A rescuer gestures at a site hit by what activists said were barrel bombs dropped by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo's al-Shaar district

Syrian Opposition Accuses Assad's Forces of New Poison Gas Attack

Opposition activists accused President Bashar al-Assad's forces of a new poison gas attack in the Syrian capital on Wednesday, posting footage of four men being treated by medics.

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Nigerian Military says Most of Abducted Schoolgirls Freed, 8 still Missing (Representational Image)

Nigerian Military says Most of Abducted Schoolgirls Freed, 8 still Missing

Nigeria's military said on Wednesday its forces had freed most of the more than 100 teenage schoolgirls abducted by Islamist Boko Haram militants and were continuing the search for eight students still missing.

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Putin Risks Upstaging Talks on Defusing Ukraine Crisis

Putin Risks Upstaging Talks on Defusing Ukraine Crisis

Foreign ministers from East and West will try to defuse the Ukraine crisis on Thursday in Geneva, once frequently the scene of Cold War negotiations, but will risk being upstaged by Russian President Vladimir Putin.

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Narandra Modi has finally confessed that he is married to 'Jashodaben' causing a spate of outrage in social media.

Modi Says Committed to no First Use of Nuclear Weapons

Prime ministerial frontrunner Narendra Modi ruled out the first use of nuclear weapons on Wednesday, seeking to calm concerns after his Hindu nationalist party vowed to revise arms strategy if elected.

Thursday, April 17, 2014

World

The Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly, to which polls are to be held along with Lok Sabha on 30 April and 7 May.

Lok Sabha Elections 2014: BJP-TDP Tie-up Faces Trouble over Seat Allotment, Pawan Kalyan Tops Google Celebrities' List

The alliance between Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Telugu Desam Party (TDP) in Andhra Pradesh is said to be on the rocks as the BJP has fielded weak candidates in some Assembly constituencies allotted to it in Seemandhra region, according to reports.

Thursday, April 17, 2014 by Rama Mohan

Italian government has announced the auctioning of a 99-year lease for Poveglia, an Italian island located between Venice and Lido in the Benetian Lagoon, a place better known as 'World's most haunted island'. (Photo: Wiki Commons)

‘World’s Most Haunted Island’ for Sale in Italy; 5 Reasons Why No One Should Buy Poveglia

Italian government is auctioning off a 99-year lease for Poveglia, an Italian island located between Venice and Lido in the Benetian Lagoon, a place better known as 'World's most haunted island.

Thursday, April 17, 2014 by Gopi Chandra Kharel

Telangana & Seemandhra

Lok Sabha Elections 2014: Sonia Gandhi Claims Full Credit for Telangana, Slams TRS, TDP, YSRCP

Congress president Sonia Gandhi on 16 April 2014 tried to hijack the full credit for the formation of separate Telangana state.

Thursday, April 17, 2014 by Rama Mohan

Australia's Prime Minister Tony Abbott addresses during the CHOGM opening ceremony in Colombo

Tony Abbott's Budget Cuts on Research a Declaration of War on Science

Australia's scientists have found one common enemy in the person of Prime Minister Tony Abbott. Since Mr Abbott won the September 2013 election, some of the country's brilliant researchers have complained that their funding has been cut. The scientists claim their "expertise" is constantly overlooked in favour of deniers and skeptics.

Thursday, April 17, 2014 by Reissa Su

Cyclone Ita

Former Cyclone Ita Brings Severe Weather to New Zealand; Floods and Power Cuts Hit Auckland

What remains of the former cyclone Ita has left New Zealand's Auckland flooded due to strong winds and torrential rain. The Easter weekend has begun, but some residents have to deal with power cuts and road closures. Power service provider Vector Energy is still working to restore electricity to over 15,000 customers. The flooded Tamaki Drive was closed temporarily because of flooding.

Thursday, April 17, 2014 by Reissa Su

PM Harper takes communion during Canada's former finance minister Jim Flaherty's state funeral in Toronto

Canada Prime Minister Stephen Harper Pays Tribute to Jim Flaherty at State Funeral

Former Finance Minister of Canada Jim Flaherty received the final goodbye from his family, friends and colleagues at St. James Cathedral in Toronto as they paid tribute to the deceased politician during a state funeral.

Thursday, April 17, 2014 by Sounak Mukhopadhyay

Milky Way to Be Explored w/ Au’s $13 Million Instrument

Industry Minister Ian Macfarlane launched a $13 million instrument to aid Au in its exploration of the Milky Way

Thursday, April 17, 2014 by Athena Yenko

Economy

The Remains of Decommissioned Submarines Float at a Nuclear Waste Disposal Plant in Fokino

Floating Nuclear Power Plant Best Against Tsunamis, Earthquakes—U.S. MIT

For countries about to construct nuclear power plants, or even those that had, a floating facility built offshore would serve best against tsunami and earthquake threats.

Thursday, April 17, 2014 by Esther Tanquintic-Misa

Voting in Elections (Representational Image)

U.S. Calls for More Investment-friendly Indian Government

The United States on Wednesday urged the Indian government that emerges from ongoing elections to follow economic policies that encourage investment, saying Washington would like to see bilateral trade grow to $500 billion a year.

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Asian shares rise as Fed Minutes Soothe Sentiment

Asian Stocks Struggle Higher, Lack Conviction

Asian share markets eked out gains on Thursday as dovish comments from the head of the U.S. Federal Reserve combined with an upbeat economic assessment from the central bank to lift Wall Street for a third straight session.

Thursday, April 17, 2014

File picture illustration of the word 'password' pictured through a magnifying glass on a computer screen, taken in Berlin May 21, 2013. Security experts warn there is little Internet users can do to protect themselves from the recently uncovered "He

Heartbleed Bug: Canada Arrests Teen for Alleged Data Theft on Tax Agency

The Royal Canadian Mounted Police has arrested a 19-year-old Canadian in relation to the Heartbleed security breach.

Thursday, April 17, 2014 by Esther Tanquintic-Misa

The Most Important Components in Building a Résumé: Attract Employers and Get Hired!

Listing the right information on a résumé is sometimes what makes or breaks the job application. Having an attractive, carefully-made, and truthful résumé will be a stand-out in the job market nowadays.

Wednesday, April 16, 2014 by Daniel Joseph Cruz

Japan’s Whale Meat Eating Likened to Kangaroo Meat Eating in Australia

An annual whale meat eating event took place in Japan despite the ICJ’s decision to ban Japan’s whale hunt.

Wednesday, April 16, 2014 by Athena Yenko

Asian shares rise as Fed Minutes Soothe Sentiment

Asian Shares Offer Muted Cheer to China Growth

Asian share markets were mostly in the black on Wednesday after China reported economic growth a touch above forecasts, a relief for investors who had feared a much weaker outcome.

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Companies

Contact lens

Forget Google Glass: Google Patents New 'Contact Lenses' With In-Built Camera

Google has filed a new patent application with the U.S. Patent Office for a contact lens, which comes embedded with a tiny camera.

Friday, April 18, 2014 by Pavithra Rathinavel

Apple's iPhone 5Cs are displayed on racks bearing the logo of China Mobile in Beijing

Apple Inc (AAPL) Early June Quarter Estimates May Alarm Investors

For Apple Inc.'s investors who expect a strong June quarter, Chuck Jones, a prominent writer of Forbes, has lower expectations. Wall Street's predictions for Apple's June quarter is equally disappointing for those hoping for a big Apple comeback.

Friday, April 18, 2014 by Reissa Su

Audi to Hike Car Price from May in India

Audi to Hike Car Price from May in India

German Luxury car maker Audi will increase the price of its cars in India from May, owing to the currency flux and the higher input cost, said the company.

Thursday, April 17, 2014 by greeshma m

Tata Drops Nano Diesel Plans: Report

Tata Drops Nano Diesel Plans: Report

Tata, the maker of Nano has reportedly abandoned its plans to introduce the diesel variant of Nano in India, claims a new report.

Thursday, April 17, 2014 by greeshma m

File photo of a hydrogen nozzle plugged into a Toyota Fuel Cell Hybrid Vehicle during the Toyota Advanced Technologies media briefing in Tokyo

Toyota Hydrogen Car to Hit Market in 2015

Japanese auto maker Toyota confirmed that the company's hydrogen car will hit the market in 2015.

Thursday, April 17, 2014 by greeshma m

Man works on Google logo at exhibition stand at CeBIT computer fair in Hanover

Google's Q1 Revenue Misses Target, Shares Down by 5.7 Percent

Google's 2014 first-quarter revenue has fallen short of Wall Street expectations as the price of its ads declined.

Thursday, April 17, 2014 by Pavithra Rathinavel

Gas pipeline

Essar Cuts Gasoline Output after Fault at Reformer

Essar Oil(ESRO.NS) has reduced its gasoline output due to a technical problem at a continuous catalytic reformer (CCR), a company spokesman said.

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Tech

iPhone 5s Black

Apple iOS 7.1.1 Update to Fix Bugs Rolled Out by iOS 7.1

iOS 7.1, the first major update to Apple's iOS 7 software, has been released for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch models in March.

Friday, April 18, 2014 by Pavithra Rathinavel

Contact lens

Forget Google Glass: Google Patents New 'Contact Lenses' With In-Built Camera

Google has filed a new patent application with the U.S. Patent Office for a contact lens, which comes embedded with a tiny camera.

Friday, April 18, 2014 by Pavithra Rathinavel

Facebook

Facebook to E-Money Attempt Could Challenge Retail Banks; Lessons From Yahoo

Facebook eyeing the e-money or remittance service is still in the works seeing a glaring future at the right position to make a dramatic impact.

Friday, April 18, 2014 by Judith Aparri

A Google logo is seen at the entrance to the company's offices in Toronto in this file photo taken September 5, 2013.

New Camera App From Google Brings SLR-like Capabilities to Android Devices

Google Play Store has a new camera app for Android device users called "Google Camera," which is an app that can be installed on devices running Android v4.4 KitKat or above.

Friday, April 18, 2014 by Pavithra Rathinavel

Nokia Lumia 1020 VS iPhone 5

Nokia Lumia 1020 Camera Wins Science Challenge; Smartphone to Capture Microscopic Subjects

Nokia Lumia 1020 is the smartphone featuring a camera with the highest megapixels to date.

Friday, April 18, 2014 by Jenille Cristy Maido

15 Useful Apps 'Conducive' to Productivity

Mobile devices, aside from serving as communication tools, are created to enhance our everyday living and help us in all aspects related to productivity.

Friday, April 18, 2014 by Judith Aparri

iPhone 5S

iPhone 6 Release Date: Mockup Leak Hints Early Launch of Flagship Smartphone [VIDEO]

Apple Inc. has not announced the release date of its upcoming flagship smartphone iPhone 6 but speculations on its unveiling event keep hitting the headlines. Now, a supposed mockup of the device has surfaced, hinting at an early launch.

Thursday, April 17, 2014 by Raymond Ronamai

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