Hostplus CIO Sam Sicilia says Australia must focus on its strengths, such as medical research, and be prepared to "nudge" brains and support their way.
Institutional Shareholder Services is ratcheting up the pressure on Tesla to reform its nine-member board in the wake of production delays on its mass-market Model 3.
Nearly 5.5 million Australians tuned in to watch Prince Harry wed American actress Meghan Markle on Saturday night.
The ASX says technology stocks could muscle their way into the ranks of the top 20 most valuable companies within the next decade.
US stocks edged lower on Friday night in a cautious session, as markets tracked the outcome of US-China trade talks in Washington. With more of a risk-off tone prevailing, the yield on US 10-year treasuries fell by seven basis points to 3.06%.
The founders of vitamin and supplements business Nature's Care, Jina Chen & Alex Wu, have emerged as the buyers of the Hunter Valley's largest grazing property Rockview in Pokolbin.
Prince Harry always seemed to have sought a life partner outside the normal range of expectations for a senior member of the royal family.
Melbourne's new lord mayor, Sally Capp wants town hall to have a greater role in planning central Melbourne.
A thousand-year-old English castle echoed with the exhortations of a black preacher and a gospel choir on Saturday, as Prince Harry wed Meghan Markle, an American actress, nudging the British royal family into a new era.
VivaTech is right around the corner, and I’m excited to introduce you to the third batch of judges that will come to Paris for TechCrunch’s Startup Battlefield Europe. If you haven’t been to TechCrunch Disrupt, the Startup Battlefield is arguably the most interesting part of the show. Before everybody started doing a startup competition, there
Dear White People has a pretty provocative title — and the show, for the most part, lives up to that promise, with a sharply drawn portrait of racial tension at Winchester University, a fictional Ivy League school. It was originally a film written and directed by Justin Simien, who then reinvented the story as a
It took a couple of years, but Apple has started to pay back illegal tax benefits to the Irish government. The company has paid $1.77 billion (€1.5 billion) into an escrow account designed to hold the fine. Apple has to pay $15 billion in total (€13 billion). In August 2016, the European Commission said that
French startup La Belle Vie announced a new funding round of $6.5 million earlier this week (€5.5 million). Julien Mangeard, Thibaut Faurès Fustel de Coulanges, Louis Duclert, Kima Ventures and Shake-Up Factory participated in the founding round. Online grocery shopping is becoming quite competitive in Paris. You can order groceries from Amazon using Amazon Prime Now.
A new app called Siempo wants to un-addict you from your smartphone and its numerous attention-stealing apps. To do so, Siempo replaces an Android device’s homescreen, while also taking advantage of a number of design principles to push distractions further away, and give you more control over your notifications. The startup, which launched a few
GDPR is right around the corner, so it’s time to prepare your personal data requests. If you live in the European Union, tech companies have to comply with personal data requests after May 25th. And there’s a handy website that helps you do just that. My Data Request lists dozens of tech companies and tells
Joanna Glasner Contributor More posts by this contributor These schools graduate the most funded startup CEOs The formula behind San Francisco’s startup success When young adults leave the parental nest, they often follow a predictable pattern. First, move in with roommates. Then graduate to a single or couple’s pad. After that comes the big purchase
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A country taps its past as it leads the way on one of the most pressing issues facing modern democracies: how to regulate the world's biggest social network.
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The Reconnaissance General Bureau, North Korea's equivalent to the CIA, has trained up the world's greatest bank-robbing crews.
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Bank of America on Friday officially introduced Erica …
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Apple has started cracking down on yet another type of application in China. Following the earlier removal of VPN apps …
Social-media and videogame giant bought stakes in 277 tech companies since 2013, and its deal-making pace is accelerating