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Peter Grünberg, 78, Winner of an ‘iPod Nobel,’ Is Dead

Peter Grünberg, a Nobel-Prize-winning physicist who discovered how to store vast amounts of data by manipulating the magnetic and electrical fields of thin layers of atoms, making possible devices like the iPad and the smartphone, has died at 78......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 12th, 2018

The widow of a Nobel Laureate who was held under house arrest without charge for 8 years finally left China

The widow of a Chinese Nobel Peace Prize winner has left China after eight yea.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 10th, 2018

The Great Interview Magazine Caper

Andy Warhol’s magazine is dead. No wait, it’s back! Inside Peter Brant’s latest magic trick......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytJun 16th, 2018

Christopher Plummer on "Boundaries," Replacing Kevin Spacey and Retirement: "I"m Going to Drop Dead on Stage, I Hope"

He couldn't wait to become a character actor, leaving 'The Sound of Music' far behind. "So boring, being a leading actor," says the now 88-year-old Academy Award winner......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 13th, 2018

Christopher Plummer on "Boundaries," replacing Kevin Spacey and retirement: "I"m going to drop dead on stage, I hope."

He couldn't wait to become a character actor, leaving 'The Sound of Music' far behind. "So boring, being a leading actor," says the now 88-year-old Academy Award winner......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 13th, 2018

Key Words: Jimmy Carter supports President Trump as a potential Nobel Peace Prize winner

When asked earlier this month whether he deser.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 22nd, 2018

Bonuses are about to soar across Wall Street — and a group left for dead might wind up the biggest winner

Reuters / John Gress Bonus compensation is expected to rise ac.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 13th, 2018

No Nobel Prize This Year: What to Know About the Sex Abuse Scandal Rocking the Literature World

The 2018 winner will be annou.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 4th, 2018

No Nobel Prize in Literature This Year

The Swedish Academy won’t name a winner in 2018, to take time to repair the damage from a scandal over allegations of sexual-assault and financial impropriety......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMay 4th, 2018

Peter Thiel-backed Palo Alto startup claims self-driving sensor breakthrough

Luminar Technologies Inc., a company founded by a 23-year-old Thiel Fellowship winner, on Thursday claimed a breakthrough on its automotive laser sensors and said it is ramping up production as it races to beat Velodyne Lidar and Alphabet Inc.’s Wa.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 12th, 2018

We tried Tesla"s, Cadillac"s, and Mercedes" semi-autonomous driving systems — and the winner is clear

Matthew DeBord/BI We've tried Tesla Autopilot, Cadillac Super Cruise, and Mercedes Drive Pilot. Each has its own pros and cons. Super Cr.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider27 min. ago

Facebook told to give parents access to the private messages of their dead daughter

Shutterstock Germany's .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider3 hr. 11 min. ago

China is training foreign officials to spread its political model, including how to "guide public opinion" online

Thomas Peter-Pool/Getty Images China is using an academy to train foreign officials in how its politi.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider10 hr. 11 min. ago

Racepoint Global’s Larry Weber reassumes role as CEO

Larry Weber has reassumed his role as chairman and CEO of Boston-based Racepoint Global, one of the state's largest public relations firms, after former president and CEO Peter Prodromou left the company earlier this month. Weber told the Busine.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals12 hr. 26 min. ago

How To Tell If Bitcoin Is Actually Dead

How To Tell If Bitcoin Is Actually Dead.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalpha15 hr. 11 min. ago

Trump, guarded by snipers, golfs at his course in Scotland before his big meeting with Putin

AP Photo/Peter Morrison President Donald Trump went golfing at one of his resorts in Scotland over the weekend, ahead of his big face-to-face meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday. "I have arrived in Scotland an.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider20 hr. 56 min. ago

I compared Google"s Chrome browser with its No. 1 competitor — and the winner was clear

Antonio Villas-Boas/Business Ins.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider20 hr. 56 min. ago

The winner of the World Cup final gets an extra $10 million

Pavel Golovkin/AP It is becoming increasing.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider21 hr. 56 min. ago

Detroit, Still Dead, Struggles With Population, Poverty, Blighted Housing

Downtown Detroit, near what is called the GM Renaissance Center, has had a renaissance. Corporations and entrepreneurs have revived the area near the Detroit River. Much of the balance of the 139........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJul 15th, 2018

In the battle of the IPOs, the winner is...

NASDAQ vs NYSE. It is a big decision when a company IPOs. The five biggest companies in the world are now all listed on one of these New York exchanges. Spotify listed on NYSE. Who will Tencent Music choose?.....»»

Category: videoSource: cnnJul 14th, 2018

Nike Stays Put as Dow’s Top-Performing Stock

Nike held on as the top-performing Dow stock last week, adding just over 1% to its share price. Two Nike-sponsored teams will contest the World Cup on Sunday, so the company is already a winner in........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJul 14th, 2018