Overlooked No More: Fannie Farmer, Modern Cookery’s Pioneer

Farmer brought a scientific approach to cooking, taught countless women marketable skills, and wrote a cookbook that defined American food for the 20th century......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytJun 13th, 2018

Modern Value Investing: Activist Involvement as a Margin of Safety

An overlooked source, but one that must be approached carefullyCheck out Jana Partners Stock Picks » Download GuruFolio Report of Jana Partners (Updated on 01/24/2019)Related Stocks: WFM, AMZN, BLK,.....»»

Category: blogSource: gurufocusJan 25th, 2019

Crash tests expose shortcomings in pickup truck safety, IIHS says

Passengers are at higher risk of injury or death in modern pickup trucks, according to new research by the Insurance Institute for H.....»»

Category: topSource: usatoday2 hr. 4 min. ago

No Selfies: Is your company’s marketing too self-absorbed?

Part of modern business life is sitting in large hotel rooms during a day-long meeting and listening to an “expert” tell you how to do better at whatever it is you need to do better. Usually, it is a perfect time to catch up on email. Someti.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals5 hr. 49 min. ago

Stanford helped pioneer artificial intelligence. Now the university wants to put humans at its center.

On Monday, the university will launch the Stanford Institute for Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence, a sprawling think tank that aims to become an interdisciplinary hub......»»

Category: topSource: washpost11 hr. 34 min. ago

Bernard Krisher, Pioneer of English-Language Journalism in Cambodia, Dies at 87

The founder of the country’s first English-language newspaper was also a philanthropist who established a hospital, an orphanage and hundreds of schools in Cambodia......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytMar 20th, 2019

Next-Generation Back-Packable Robots Slated To Enter Modern Battlefield In 2020 

QinetiQ North America has finalized a contract with the U.S. Army Common Robotic System-Individual (CRS-I) for small ground robots. The seven-year.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 19th, 2019

Recycle Crisis Sweeps Across America After China Halts Plastic Waste Imports 

The green movement of the 1970s formed the modern American recycling industry, although there is some concern today that it could be collapsing in many parts of the country, The New York Times warned. “The soon.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 19th, 2019

How the ‘Willy Wonka Of Design’ Reimagines Corporate Leadership

According to experience design pioneer Nelly Ben Hayoun, it starts with an experience. “Tota.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMar 19th, 2019

​How PG&E overlooked wildfire risks in favor of its bottom line

Pacific Gas & Electric, California’s largest utility, has been responsible for wildfires in recent years that destroyed hundreds of thousands of acres. Several proved deadly......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 19th, 2019

Pioneer Natural downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Mizuho

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallMar 19th, 2019

These are the best and worst cities for first-time home buyers

For first-time home buyers, these overlooked metro areas offer some of the biggest advantages — and less competition from other buyers......»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcMar 18th, 2019

FMC Takes Over #19 Spot From Pioneer Natural Resources

Dividend Channel.....»»

Category: topSource: redinewsMar 18th, 2019

Corporate Counsel awards: eBay"s Patricia Svilik, a former professional dancer, donates her time to art groups

An intellectual property lawyer at eBay Inc., Patricia Svilik was a modern dancer after law school and before starting her stint as a clerk for the U.S. Department of Justice......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 18th, 2019

Eat asparagus? Brexit may hit British farms next

"It is incredibly clear cut," family farmer Chris Chinn says, "there is no UK asparagus on your supermarket shelves without seasonal migrant workers." He fears his supply of EU labor is quickly vanishing......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMar 18th, 2019

British farms face one of Brexit"s first tests

"It is incredibly clear cut," family farmer Chris Chinn says, "there is no UK asparagus on your supermarket shelves without seasonal migrant workers." He fears his supply of EU labor is quickly vanishing......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMar 18th, 2019

Comedian Jay Leno says 'all modern cars are good,' but electric cars 'will be the future'

Comedian Jay Leno talked about his Tesla Model S and the first vehic.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMar 18th, 2019

Doug Casey Destroys The Modern Monetary Theory Miasma

Via, The left has a new obsession... Modern Monetary Theory (MMT). M.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 17th, 2019

Former Pioneer CEO exits with $5.5 million severance package

Pioneer Natural Resources Co. announced Feb. 22 the immediate retirement of CEO Timothy L. Dove — and the departing the oil exploration company executive is slated to receive a severance package worth at least $5.5 million, the Dallas Morning News repo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 15th, 2019

5 Reasons We"re In This Mess

Authored by Hardscrabble Farmer, via The Burning Platform, A lot of virtual ink has been spilled in the past couple of years tryin.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 15th, 2019

The USA Only Has 11 Active Aircraft Carriers

Aircraft carriers are the pinnacle of modern naval achievement. The massive vessels serve as warships as well as nautical air bases that can deploy and recover airplanes. Large and expensive, only........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMar 15th, 2019