For the first time ever, Mark Zuckerberg has surpassed Google rivals Larry Page and Sergey Brin in terms of overall net worth. But will it last?Read more: Mark Zuckerberg Is Now Richer Than Google Rivals Larry Page And Sergey Brin – Will He Keep Roaring? Or Will His Bubble Burst?
Zoe Kazan Net Worth: Zoe Kazan is an American actress, screenwriter and playwright who has a net worth of $3 million dollars. Born September 9, 1983 in Los Angeles, California, she is probably better known for her theater and on-stage work, as well as her playwright skills, than for her film work. Zoe comes by […]Read more: Zoe Kazan Net Worth
Winning a televised talent competition is not always what it's cracked up to be. Some of these artists found out that just because you rock the mic for the judges, doesn't necessarily mean that audiences will love you, too.Read more: You Just Won a Televised Singing Competition So Now You'll Make Loads of Money! Or Maybe Not…
Three widely-followed tech companies reported earnings this week—Apple, Facebook, and Amazon—and there were lots of surprises? How good a job did the top performers do in anticipating this week’s developments? And which of these three stocks are they betting on for the future?
An Englishwoman proves it is possible to manage a business in 21st century Britain and make a modest living, without the use of modern-day technology. Hayley Platt looks at Dani Church's ferry business on the Suffolk coast, which has been in her family for 125 years.
Arizona-based company World View Enterprises says it has taken a major step towards launching commercial balloon flights to the edge of space, with a successful unmanned test flight that reached an altitude of about 23 miles. The company hopes to begin taking tourists to near space in 2016 with advanced technology it says will open up a new view of the Earth […]
The remote Fijian island of Cicia has launched a novel business in organic produce that could prove to be a template for other developing communities around the world. The island declared itself chemical free and fully organic eight years ago and is now producing food that's attracting the interest of foreign buyers. Tara Cleary reports.
June 18 - A bipedal robot modelled on the now extinct Velociraptor, can run faster than Usain Bolt, according to its developers. The Jamaican sprinter holds the 100 metres world record with a time of 9.58 seconds but South Korean researchers say their robot could leave him in the dust. Rob Muir reports.
June 16 - With attention focused on the world's greatest soccer stars in Brazil, conservationists are working hard to promote the plight of the animal being used as the official World Cup mascot. Known as Fuleco on posters and banners throughout the country, the three-banded armadillo is in decline, and conservation groups say FIFA and the Brazilian gov […]
June 15 - A community in East Java, Indonesia, is turning methane from the local garbage dump into gas for more than 400 homes. Local authorities have set up a system where methane produced by rotting waste is extracted and pumped to villages nearby, turning greenhouse gas emissions into useful energy. Tara Cleary reports.
June 13 - A touch screen tablet invented by a 22-year-old Cameroonian engineer is helping doctors perform heart examinations on patients in remote, rural locations beyond the reach of specialists. Jim Drury has more.
June 12 - Researchers in the UK have developed a prototype three dimensional screen made of mist, that will allow multiple participants to interact with shared images. The MisTable's inventors say their water-based technology could prove transformative in the business and education sectors. Jim Drury reports.
The real estate industry has ramped up its attack on rules making it harder to borrow, but its challengers face a big obstacle — mortgage restrictions are working exactly the way the government wants them to
(The following statement was released by the rating agency) LONDON, July 25 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has affirmed Russia's Long-term foreign and local currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDR) at 'BBB'. The...
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BSkyB seeks out new growth in Europe by confirming a deal to buy Rupert Murdoch's pay-TV assets in Germany and Italy - potentially creating a media powerhouse with 20 million customers. Hayley Platt asks whether the $9 billion price tag is a fair price to pay.