Mobile apps built with Facebook’s SDK secretly shovel mountains of personal information into the Zuckermouth
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Mobile apps built with Facebook’s SDK secretly shovel mountains of personal information into the Zuckermouth

If you need to build an app quickly and easily, you might decide to use Facebook’s SDK, which has lots of bells and whistles, including easy integration of Facebook ads in your app’s UI. The quid pro quo is that your app will send all your users’ sensitive data to Facebook, and Facebook stores that…

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Derrick Adams’s Big Exhibition Is Housed In A Tiny Manhattan Townhouse
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Derrick Adams’s Big Exhibition Is Housed In A Tiny Manhattan Townhouse

fullscreen Walking into the new Derrick Adams exhibition is like walking into a home that may be foreign to your eyes but is familiar to your soul; quickly the viewer becomes immersed in the artist’s universe. Adams’s new work, titled “Interior Life,” is curated by Francesco Bonami and is on display at Luxembourg & Dayan…

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Baltimore Police Ignore Likely Cause Of Porta Potty Fire Death
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Baltimore Police Ignore Likely Cause Of Porta Potty Fire Death

Baltimore Police Ignore Likely Cause of Porta Potty Fire Death; Man Suddenly Engulfed in Flames; Probably Will Be Ruled an “Accident”  paulbr75 / Pixabay WASHINGTON, D.C.  (February 19, 2019) –  A man relieving himself in a portable toilet was suddenly so engulfed in flames that even those nearby could not save his life, yet the…

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The Rise of the WeWorking Class (2019)
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The Rise of the WeWorking Class (2019)

Imagine you trained an artificial intelligence on a comprehensive stock-photo set of every boutique-hotel lobby from Palm Springs to Stockholm to Milan, then connected it to a five-story 3-D printer fully furnished with pendant-dome lamps, waxy leaves and old-school hip-hop lyrics. The output would be a WeWork. So much serene, lavish and mechanical attention is…

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France fines UBS €3.7b for helping rich French residents launder more than €10b
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France fines UBS €3.7b for helping rich French residents launder more than €10b

Swiss banking giant UBS has been hit with the largest fine in French history: €3.7b, the result of a 7-year investigation of the bank’s role in helping the wealthiest French citizens hide €10b from tax authorities. The fine is more than ten times larger than the next-largest fine in French history, when HSBC paid €300m…

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Lured by Pre-Brexit Bargain, German Buyer Goes on London Real Estate Spree
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Lured by Pre-Brexit Bargain, German Buyer Goes on London Real Estate Spree

ImageThe view from Hill House.CreditCreditAndrew Testa for The New York TimesThe view south from Hill House, a 14-story apartment block perched on a hill in North London, is about as spectacular as it gets in the sprawling British capital.Floor-to-ceiling windows on every floor give a clear vista of St. Paul’s Cathedral, the glass-coated Shard and…

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Howard Hughes Earnings Jump in Q4 on Strong Hawaiian Condo Sales
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Howard Hughes Earnings Jump in Q4 on Strong Hawaiian Condo Sales

The real estate developer also benefited from strong income growth across its portfolio of operating assets. Howard Hughes’ (NYSE:HHC) diversified real estate development business delivered solid results in 2018. Not only did the company record the most residential land sales in the history of its master planned community (MPC) division, but its portfolio of operating…

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Verified Expert Lawyer: Leslee Cohen
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Verified Expert Lawyer: Leslee Cohen

Leslee Cohen has been practicing law for decades in her hometown of Chicago. She’s been working with more and more startups over the last ten years, after co-founding her own firm (Hershman Cohen) and expanding along with the city’s tech scene. On her approach: “I have one partner and we have now hired two other…

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This startup is helping Barclays, Compass, and more close deals 90% faster
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This startup is helping Barclays, Compass, and more close deals 90% faster

Contracts are terribly intimidating to most of us–and you could argue that’s at least a little by design. Most lawyers bill by the hour, after all, and they reuse text from older contracts rather than writing new ones. The resulting legalese requires more lawyers, who serve to translate and negotiate a path through all that…

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The Most Hilarious Pictures Taken By Real Estate Agents
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The Most Hilarious Pictures Taken By Real Estate Agents

What would your dream home look like? Would it be a rustic farm hidden deep in the woods or maybe a penthouse in Manhattan? Would the interior design be more traditional or perhaps a reflection of all the latest trends? While it is fun to think about the perfect house or flat, the reality of…

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