HBO is Making Their Own Take on ‘Serial’ With ‘The Case Against Adnan Syed’

Serial, the podcast that became a cultural phenomenon, has slightly faded from view since its 2014 debut. But the subject of the first season of the podcast, Adnan Syed, is still awaiting a new trail. Syed’s story will now get the HBO treatment courtesy of a new documentary series – The Case Against Adnan Syed. In 1999, 18-year-old […]

A ‘self-fulfilling prophecy’ is making the housing market more hellish for first-time buyers

Drew Angerer/Getty The share of Americans who think now is a good time to buy because home prices won’t fall is at a record high, according to the University of Michigan’s consumer sentiment survey. This is creating a self-fulfilling prophecy that’s making housing more unaffordable for first-time buyers, according to David Rosenberg, Gluskin Sheff’s chief […]

How to be late for work without making your boss mad

Mark Ramsay Saunter into a party an hour behind schedule and you’re “fashionably late.” Do the same thing at work and you could be in trouble. That’s probably why respondents to a recent CareerBuilder survey came up with all sorts of crazy excuses for their tardiness. Standouts in terms of weirdness include “I put petroleum […]

Vodafone’s CEO announces his departure less than a week after making $22 billion deal with ‘cable cowboy’ John Malone

Reuters/Denis Balibouse Long-serving Vodafone CEO Vittorio Colao is to step down in October this year. He will be succeeded by the telecoms firm’s current chief financial officer, Nick Read. The announcement of Colao’s departure comes less than a week after Vodafone announced a $ 22 billion deal with Liberty Global. LONDON —Vodafone announced on Tuesday […]

Gmail’s native Offline mode is making its way to users’ accounts

You might have access to Google’s native Offline mode very, very soon if it hasn’t landed on your account yet. The feature, which debuted as part of Gmail’s redesign at Google I/O, has started rolling out to users. If you’re using a work or school account, your Google admin will have to enable it in […]

Beijing is going to have to start making a lot of life or death decisions about the Chinese economy

Reuters Tightened credit conditions have one Chinese manufacturer with $ 7 billion in debt begging for help. It won’t be the last one to do so. Beijing will have to start deciding who lives and who dies in China’s corporate sector. Investors shouldn’t just worry about who gets bailed out, they should also worry about […]

Weight loss: Woman lost over SIX stone by making THIS easy change anyone can do

Weight loss is never easy, but one woman certainly made it look like that in before and after photos posted on social media. Her six stone weight loss and transition from overweight to slim and muscular is inspiring. Photos show she has lost weight from every part of her body, including her arms, waist, face […]

Noise complaints drop at Heathrow – but same ten people are making two-thirds of them

A new report has shown that Heathrow Airport is on its way towards achieving its vision of ‘a quieter’ airport. Figures for the first quarter has shown that the number of noise complaints to Heathrow Airport have dropped significantly – by more than a fifth compared to the year before. However, there will still 13,396 […]