Ricky Eisen has been planning and catering Manhattan events for over three decades, but in the last 15 years, she's noticed a distinct trend: The rise of tech startups -- and the companies' constant struggle to keep talented employees from leaving for better-paying rivals -- has meant that "entertaining has taken on a new definition," Eis […]
Forget Silicon Valley, these entrepreneurs moved to South America to develop their startups. They were accepted into the government-backed program Start-Up Chile, receiving $40,000 in equity-free funding.
With the news that South African political prisoner-turned-president Nelson Mandela died today at the age of 95, we are republishing an interview with Mandela conducted by our former editor Marshall Loeb.
In high school Ryan Seacrest was an awkward chubby teenager who couldn't land a date to save his life. Today he is one of the most powerful people in Hollywood with a personal net worth of $250 million. This is his story.Read more: How Ryan Seacrest Transformed Himself From Awkward Teenager To $250 Million Dollar Hollywood Mogul
Adam Goldberg net worth: Adam Goldberg is an American actor, director, producer and musician with a net worth of $3 milion. He's most well-known for his role as infantryman Mellish in "Saving Private Ryan." Goldberg was born on October 25, 1970 in Santa Monica, California. In addition to "Saving Private Ryan," some of his other […]Re […]
Ronald Reagan Jr Net Worth: Ronald Reagan Jr is a former American talk radio host and writer who has a net worth of $5 million. Born Ronald Prescott Reagan on May 20, 1958, in Los Angeles, California, he currently serves as a commentator and contributor to programming on the cable news and commentary network MSNBC. […]Read more: Ron Reagan Net Worth
John Clark Gable Net Worth: John Clark Gable is an American film actor who has a net worth of $5 million. Born on March 20, 1961, in Los Angeles, California, John Clark Gable was rightfully declared the "King of Hollywood" in his Golden Age prime time. The son of movie legend Clark Gable and Gable's […]Read more: John Clark Gable Net Worth
Rick Scott Net Worth: Rick Scott is an American politician and businessman who has a net worth of $220 million. Born Richard Lynn Scott on December 1, 1952, in Bloomington, Illinois, he is the 45th and current Governor of Florida. A graduate of the University of Missouri, he went on to receive a law degree […]Read more: Rick Scott Net Worth
Ricardo Montalban Net Worth: Ricardo Montalban was a Mexican radio, television, theater and film actor who has a net worth of $10 million. Born Ricardo Gonzalo Pedro Montalbán y Merino (November 25, 1920– January 14, 2009) in Mexico City, Mexico, he made a name for the variety of roles that he played either as a […]Read more: Ricardo Montalban Net Worth
Jimmy Savile Net Worth: Jimmy Savile was an English DJ, television presenter, media personality and charity fundraiser who had a net worth of $30 million. Born James Wilson Vincent Savile (31 October 1926 – 29 October 2011) in Leeds, West Riding of Yorkshire, England, he made a name for himself for hosting two notable shows […]Read more: Jimmy Savile Net Wor […]
Bob McCown Net Worth and salary: Bob McCown is a Canadian sports talk show personality who has a net worth of $3.5 million. Born Robert Alan McCown on May 21, 1952, in Columbus, Ohio, he is the host of Prime Time Sports, a late afternoon radio talk show. Much regarded for his signature broadcasting style […]Read more: Bob McCown Net Worth
John Laws Net Worth: John Laws is an Australian radio presenter who has a net worth of $20 million. Born Richard John Sinclair Laws on 8 August 1935, in Wau, Territory of New Guinea, he made a name for himself as a radio presenter of over 60 radio stations across Australia. In the course of […]Read more: John Laws Net Worth
Evel Knievel Net Worth: Evel Knievel was an American daredevil motorcyclist, painter and entertainer who had a net worth of $3 million. Evel Knievel (October 17, 1938 – November 30, 2007) established himself as a true international icon with his motorcycle reckless jumps in the 1970s. Donning his signature jumpsuit in the national red, white […]Read more: Ev […]
Nov. 20 - Slovak engineer Stefan Klein says he's fulfilling his childhood dream, designing a flying car he hopes will soon be ready for commercialisation. Klein says he sees the greatest potential for his invention in countries with poor transport infrastructure. Rob Muir has more.
Oct. 1 - Japan's biggest mobile carrier, NTT DoCoMo, has developed glasses that automatically translate foreign languages. It's hoped the glasses, unveiled by the company this week, will make life easier for foreigners visiting Tokyo during the 2020 Summer Olympic Games. Rob Muir reports.
Sept. 24 - Non-profit groups aiming to replace Africa's deadly kerosene lamps with safe, solar alternatives say their campaign is gaining momentum. The award-winning Solaraid project says the dangerous lamps could be eliminated from the continent by 2020. Jim Drury has more.
Sept. 19 - A group of Austrian students has designed a quadcopter which flies autonomously using only the computing power of a smartphone. The reasearchers say the drone could one day be used for search and rescue scenarios or fighting fires without putting humans in harm's way. Jim Drury reports.
Sept. 9 - Scientists at British technology firm, Cambridge Silicon Radio, say they've devised the world's thinnest keyboard. Just half a millimetre thick, the device could be available to consumers within a year. Jim Drury has more.
Aug. 19 - Scrambling for credit cards or mobile phones at the checkout counter could become a thing of the past as a Finnish company readies to launch the world's first face recognition payment system. Tara Cleary reports.
Aug. 13 - Does the call of nature hold the answer to a new form of renewable energy? Scientists in the UK are confident that it does. With backing from both the British government and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, the researchers have developed a method for charging mobile phones with human urine. Matthew Stock 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
Dec. 05 - Summary: Wall St tumbles for fifth session in the longest downturn in nearly three months; Economy stronger than thought in third quarter, but doubts arise; Consumers stingy in November; 2 million stolen web passwords found. Conway G. Gittens reports.