Archive for May, 2013

The Most Expensive Homes in the World

The Most Expensive Homes in the World

May 31, 2013 / by / 0 Comment

From the William Randolph Hurst estate, recently listed for $160 million, to the Kirkeby estate, in which the 1970s sitcom ‘The Beverly Hillbillies’ was filmed.

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The 10 Most Expensive Collectible Cars Ever Sold

May 29, 2013 / by / 0 Comment

From the Rolls Royce 10 HP (1904) to the Bugatti Type 57sc Atlantic (1936), this short video reviews the most expensive and extravagant classic cars ever sold…

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100,000 Electric Renault Cars

May 28, 2013 / by / 0 Comment

Renault expects to sell more than 100,000 electric cars by the end of 2013, according to Carlos Ghosn, the president of the group who confirmed the figure in an interview with France Inter.

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The 20 Most Expensive Paintings Ever Sold

May 27, 2013 / by / 0 Comment

With prices adjusted for inflation, from Van Gogh’s “Vase with 15 Sunflowers” (#20) all the way down to Jackson Pollock’s “Number 5. 1948.”

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Microsoft’s 18 Year Old Advisor Speaks Out

May 27, 2013 / by / 0 Comment

Philip Riederle is 18 years old, has just published his first book, and advises companies such as Microsoft and Deutsche Bank. Salary and status count little for his generation.

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World's Most Valuable Coin

World’s Most Valuable Coin

May 24, 2013 / by / 0 Comment

Valued at US7.6 million, the 1933 American Double Eagle went on display in London at the Goldsmith’s Hall, as part of a high security tour around Europe.

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Why We Should Rebuild the Internet from the Ground Up

May 24, 2013 / by / 0 Comment

How the Internet was not originally conceived for 2.4 billion users and why it suffers from a size problem that pushes some industry pundits to lobby for a redesign or even a complete overhaul.

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Vintage Car Sales on Fire

May 23, 2013 / by / 0 Comment

During spring time, the desire to buy cars increases. While the new car segment may not necessarily confirm this trend, vintage cars do…

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Meet The 1000 Kilo Gold Coin

May 22, 2013 / by / 0 Comment

A stunning video depicting the making of world’s largest gold coin, the Perth Mint’s One Tonne Kangaroo Gold Bullion Coin, made from 99.99% pure gold.

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$2.1 Trillion Still Stashed in Switzerland

May 22, 2013 / by / 0 Comment

Despite the serious breaches on banking secrecy opened in 2009, Switzerland remains the world leader in the management of foreign wealth. Foreign assets represent about US$2.1 trillion.

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