There’s a very good reason why Samsung is betting big that the creator of ‚Pokémon Go’ is now worth $3.9 billion

There’s a very good reason why Samsung is betting big that the creator of ‚Pokémon Go’ is now worth $3.9 billion

„Pokémon Go” is 2 1/2 years old, but it’s still going strong — the game raked in $73 million in October alone, according to estimates, and just this week launched a long-awaited competitive-battling mode. Now it appears that Niantic, the game’s developer and a Google spinoff, is leveling up with a new $200 million funding…

The reason some men can’t grow full beards, according to a dermatologist

The reason some men can’t grow full beards, according to a dermatologist

Narrator: Look at that beard: the density, the thickness. It’s what a beard is supposed to be! Not this: This is my beard, if you even want to call it a beard. This footage was taken after I let it grow for two weeks. Two weeks! It’s thin, patchy, and in some spots there’s no…

The $600 billion reason why China’s stock market crash might get a whole lot worse

The $600 billion reason why China’s stock market crash might get a whole lot worse

Perhaps the biggest financial market story in 2018 so far is the colossal fall from grace of the Chinese stock market, which has witnessed losses in excess of 30% since the start of the year. The fall, which has seen the benchmark Shanghai Composite index drop to its lowest level in almost four years this…

The reason Turkey’s economic collapse is so scary is because Iran, Russia, and Syria are waiting in the wings

The reason Turkey’s economic collapse is so scary is because Iran, Russia, and Syria are waiting in the wings

What if Turkey collapses? It’s not outside the realm of possibility. Turkey’s currency is in free fall. Inflation is at 15% and climbing. The Turkish economy could enter a recession. The US has imposed economic sanctions on the country because President Recep Tayyip Erdogan refuses to hand over an American preacher who has been jailed…

This is the scientific reason Europe is incredibly cold and snowy this week

This is the scientific reason Europe is incredibly cold and snowy this week

People walk at Villa Borghese, Rome, after an extremely rare dump of snow. Remo Casilli/Reuters European countries have been gripped with extremely cold weather this week. The cause is a blast of frigid air from the northeast. It is part of a wider phenomenon linked to weather in the Arctic, which is weirdly warm this…

There is a good reason why Kate Middleton didn’t wear black to the Baftas

There is a good reason why Kate Middleton didn’t wear black to the Baftas

Kate Middleton attended the awards with her husband, the Duke of Cambridge and president of Bafta.Getty/Chris Jackson The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge attended the British Academy Film Awards (Baftas) at the Royal Albert Hall in London on Sunday. The awards night had an unofficial black dress code in support of the Time’s Up campaign…