Posts filed under “Video”

Your Brain In Numbers

What gives you headaches? Is your brain shrinking? Find out the answers and much more, right here!

Category: Science, Video

Barron’s Big Money Poll

Bear or bull? Money managers reveal their leanings in the latest Barron’s Big Money Poll. Jack Hough discusses on the News Hub with Sara Murray.


10/17/2014 4:09PM

Category: Markets, Video

The $81 Million NYC View

New York’s tallest residential building, 432 Park Avenue, reached its full height on Friday, at 1,396 feet. It opens next year and the penthouse views, in all directions, are spectacular.

Category: Real Estate, Video

TDS: Lawsuits of the Rich and Shameless

Former AIG Chairman and CEO Hank Greenberg sues the U.S. government, claiming that the terms of the company’s $184 billion bailout were insufficient and unfair.

TDS 9:58

Category: Bailouts, Humor, Video

Nobel Prize-winning economist Robert Shiller talks with WSJ’s Jason Zweig about market valuations and investors’ expectations. (see full article WSJ)

 

Category: Psychology, Video

U.S. Stocks Erase the Years Best Rally: What’s Next?

Stocks fell around the world, and oil extended declines after entering a bear market on mounting concern that global economic growth is slowing.


Source: Bloomberg, Oct. 10 2014

Category: Media, Video

John Oliver on Civil Forfeiture (HBO)

Did you know police can just take your stuff if they suspect it’s involved in a crime? They can! It’s a shady process called “civil asset forfeiture,” and it would make for a weird episode of Law and Order.
See?

Category: Legal, Really, really bad calls, Television, Video

The Instagram Generation

“The ‘Instagram Generation’ now experiences the present as an anticipated memory”
-Professor Daniel Kahnema, Psychologist and Nobel Prize winner

 

 

Category: Philosophy, Technology, Video

Evolution Of The Desk (1980-2014)


Source: Best Reviews

 

From Make Use Of:

Whether you like it or not, the fact is, we depend on technology more than you know. How has your desk evolved over the last 35 years? Do you still have that Rolodex in front of you? Probably not. What about that clunky dictionary, or the answering machine? Technology (and the cloud) has replaced most of our desktop items.

In this video produced by Harvard Innovation Lab, genuine vintage items were sought after and purchased in order to recreate the look and feel of an 80′s work desk.

Category: Technology, Video

Shiller: Housing Shows Signs of Weakness

Category: Real Estate, Video