A Conversation With: Maria Konnikova Shows Her Cards

The well regarded science writer took up poker while researching a book. Now she’s on the professional circuit......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytAug 10th, 2018

The conversation around Demi Lovato"s relapse shows why the social stigma of addiction needs to end


Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 27th, 2018

A new study shows how Hurricane Maria influenced the evolution of lizards

Harvard researchers released a study that shows Hurricanes Irma and Maria influenced natural selection in lizards. They went to Turks and Caicos b.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 25th, 2018

Open office plans are as bad as you thought

Open offices are supposed to spark conversation. This study shows they lead to more email -- and people avoiding each other......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJul 18th, 2018

AT&T had a secret reason for wanting to get its hands on Time Warner – it wants to use 5G to get more people to watch TV shows while riding in self-driving cars

Avery Hartmans/Business Insider Warner Media CEO John Stankey told HBO employees that 5G and autonomous vehicles is an opportunity to get more content in front of consumers. The conversation was part of an in.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 11th, 2018

This conversation with MoviePass on Twitter shows just how frustrating its customer service can be

Marvel Studios MoviePass is known for being a n.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 9th, 2018

How your ‘poker face’ can make you money at business as well as cards

A new study shows how people can perform well in high-stakes situations......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 19th, 2018

Why Puerto Rico’s death toll from Hurricane Maria is so much higher than officials thought

A recent study estimates the total number of deaths due to Hurricane Maria at 4,645. This shows a significant difference from the 64 deaths the Department of Pub.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 6th, 2018

How Many People Died From Hurricane Maria? More Than 70 Times the Official Toll

A new high-powered study shows a staggering human loss from the storm—as well as from the man-made disaster that followed. Hurricane season does not.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 29th, 2018

Netflix to have 1,000 originals by the end of the year

Between a Kevin Spacey-free “House of Cards,” the Will Smith blockbuster “Bright,” and new hits such as the just-renewed “Lost in Space,” Netflix Inc. plans to have as many as 1,000 original movies and television shows on the platform by the.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 14th, 2018

Maria Sharapova just shared an epic rally with Rafael Nadal – and the video shows her winning the point

Getty Images Maria Shara.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 14th, 2018

This Writer Decided to Learn About Poker. Now She"s Won So Much Money She"s Delayed the Book

Maria Konnikova planned to feature poker in a new book, but she got so good at the game she's put those plans on hold so she can compete in high-stakes tournaments......»»

Category: topSource: incMay 3rd, 2018

The Conversation: Nike’s #MeToo moment shows a better approach to tackling sexual harassment

Why beefing up anti-discrimination policies makes sense......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 2nd, 2018

The Conversation: This math shows why states shouldn’t bet on a surge in tax revenue from legal sports gambling

The Supreme Court will rule by the end of June on a case about states’ rights that could result in an expansion of sports betting......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 30th, 2018

Condemned home in Fremont, Calif., sells for $1.23 million

A home in Fremont that has been condemned was recently sold for seven-figures, another sign that the Bay Area's housing market shows little sign of cooling off. Maria Medina reports. (4/17/18).....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 18th, 2018

Netflix Is Testing Ads for Its Original Content

Users are reporting seeing ads in between shows. Netflix has confirmed it is testing showing ads for its original content. The ads reportedly come in between episodes and feature trailers for Netflix’s original content,.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortune5 hr. 29 min. ago

Beer Makers Are Drunk on Marijuana"s Potential

A massive new $3.8 billion deal shows the commitment of the beer industry to cannabis......»»

Category: topSource: foxnews9 hr. 59 min. ago

How balance-transfer credit cards can save money and help pay off debt sooner

If you're in revolving credit card debt, you may want to consider getting a balance-transfer card. They allow you to transfer a balance from .....»»

Category: topSource: usatoday10 hr. 29 min. ago

Forget the wage gap: Let's talk about the raise gap hitting women in workforce

New data shows that women who ask for more money at work are less likely to get it. And that's a challe.....»»

Category: topSource: usatoday11 hr. 59 min. ago

NVIDIA"s New Futuristic Processor Shows It"s Playing the Long Game

This new graphics technology supports games that haven't even been made yet......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 17th, 2018

One of the leading graphics card makers is rumored to be announcing a new lineup of graphics cards on Monday (NVDA)

Rick Wilking/Reuters NVIDIA, a leading manufacturer and developer of graphi.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 17th, 2018