“A Most Violent Year” Hollywood Premiere Draws Big Names


Rounding out the weekend with some promotional duties, Jessica Chastain and Oscar Isaac showed up at the Hollywood premiere of their new movie “A Most Violent Year.” Joined by fellow superstar Kirsten Dunst, the “Zero Dark Thirty” babe and the “Inside Llewyn Davis” hunk looked to be thoroughly enjoying themselves outside the Cinema Prive event hosted by PANDORA Jewelry. “A Most Violent Year” is slated to hit theaters on New Year’s Eve, December 31st and is directed by J.C. Chandor. Read more [...]

The Most Legal Fun You Can Have on Three Wheels


You get an initial blast of freedom and fear when you open the throttle on a motorcycle with a sidecar. For one, the bike doesn’t track straight. When you accelerate, you’re pulled in the direction of the one-wheeled unit. When you slow down, you track away from it. And when you turn right, it feels like the sidecar is about to become airborne. This all may sound scary. And it is. Scary fun. All those factors—plus the fact that you steer these beasts like an auto instead of a motorcycle—is Read more [...]

Why Apple Pay May Be the Company’s Most Challenging Move Yet


Our smartphones have already become our de facto camera, music player, navigational device and personal assistant. Now Silicon Valley wants to make them our wallet, too. Several tech firms have spent the last few years trying to convince consumers their phone is a more convenient payment method than cash or plastic. Most shoppers have balked. But on Monday, Apple is entering the fray, and experts say that could be a turning point for the long-hyped mobile payments industry. Apple’s service, Read more [...]

Apple Introduces iPad Air 2—The Thinnest, Most Powerful iPad Ever


CUPERTINO, California—October 16, 2014—Apple® today introduced iPad Air™ 2, the thinnest and most powerful iPad® ever. Now just 6.1 mm thin and weighing less than a pound, iPad Air 2 features an improved Retina® display for enhanced contrast and richer, more vibrant colors, and better cameras for taking stunning photos and videos. Available in gold, silver and space gray, the new iPad Air 2 and iPad mini™ 3 offer Touch ID™ so users can unlock their iPad with Read more [...]

Why Americans Can’t Answer the Most Basic Retirement Question


Planning for retirement is the most difficult part of managing your money—and it’s getting tougher, new research shows. The findings come even as rising markets have buoyed retirement savings accounts, and vast resources have been poured into things like financial education and simplified investment choices meant to ease the planning process. Some 64% of households at least five years from retirement are having difficulty with retirement planning, according to a study from Hearts and Read more [...]

Why Mathieu Flamini Is Under Most Pressure for Arsenal Following Draw with Spurs


For the first 28 minutes of Arsenal's intense match against Tottenham Hotspur, Mikel Arteta was an integral part of the midfield battle. As he always does, the Gunners' captain guided the rest of the team and subtly stopped Spurs when they attempted to build a sustained attack. He also effectively clamped down on the counterattacks through which Tottenham score so many of their goals. In short, Arteta was having a quite solid game and reaffirming Arsene Wenger's tremendous faith in him. It is certainly Read more [...]

Apple Unveils Apple Watch—Apple’s Most Personal Device Ever


CUPERTINO, California—September 9, 2014—Apple® today unveiled Apple Watch™—its most personal device ever—featuring revolutionary new technologies and a pioneering user interface with a beautiful design that honors the rich tradition of precision watchmaking. Apple Watch introduces a specially designed and engineered Digital Crown that provides an innovative way to scroll, zoom and navigate. The Digital Crown is Apple’s most revolutionary navigation tool since Read more [...]