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Top Online Jobs for Q1 2013: The Freelancer Top 50 Report

I was quite excited to see Meghan Casserly’s report this week on the way the freelance revolution is closing the gender gap in jobs and earnings for women. Then I received a message from Freelancer.com with their newest research on the top online jobs for 2013 overall.


New Xbox Coming: Microsoft Announcement Of New Video Game Console Slated For May 21

Microsoft Corp will unveil its much-anticipated next-generation Xbox on May 21 following months of speculation the company is gearing up to announce a new video game console this summer.


Paltrow named People's Most Beautiful Woman

Gwyneth Paltrow - AP

People magazine has named Gwyneth Paltrow as the World's Most Beautiful Woman for 2013. The 40-year-old actress tops the magazine's annual list of the "World's Most Beautiful," announced Wednesday. Commenting on her selection, Paltrow says: "Around the house, I'm in jeans and a T-shirt. I don't really wear makeup."


Shell Suspends Arctic Drilling for 2013

Oil Drilling

The company said it would pause its exploration drilling in the Chukchi and Beaufort seas after encountering numerous problems.


Best cruises for 2013

Enough talk about drifting cruise ships with overflowing toilets -- that's cruising's rare dark side.


Google Glass Price: Under $1,500 And Will Release Before 2013 Ends, Reports Confirm

Google Glass

Google has everybody waiting for the highly-anticipated Google Glass. Expected to be a game changer, Google Glass may be coming out sooner than you think - a new report states that the device will be available to the masses by the end of 2013.


Euro-Zone Economy to Shrink in 2013

The European Union's official economists predicted the euro-zone economy will shrink in 2013 for the second year in a row and for the third year of the past five, in a forecast that sees little hope that easing financial-market tensions in the region will provide a jolt to the real economy any time soon.


Sequester Cuts Will Not Cause The Sky To Fall On March 1


Just as computers worldwide did not crash on Jan. 1, 2000, in the "Y2K" scare and Earth itself did not shatter on Dec. 21, 2012, as some interpreters of the Mayan calendar predicted, March 1, 2013, will not be remembered as the day the U.S. government disintegrated.


Welcome To The Club: 2013's Newest Billionaires

As Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana ready their latest collections for this spring’s slew of international catwalk shows, their lawyers will be working behind the scenes to ensure two of Italy’s most successful designers won’t be spending the next few Fashion Weeks behind bars...


IATA sees slower air travel demand growth in 2013


Global air travel demand growth will slow again this year, but freight markets will recover from a decline in 2012, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) said on Thursday.


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