GM Will Launch Robocars Without Steering Wheels Next Year

January 14, 2018

… companies behind them are ready to press ahead. Of course, dropping the steering wheel gets tricky when you consider federal regulations that require things like steering wheels. So GM has officially asked the federal Department of Transportation to exempt these vehicles from certain parts of the rules that govern automotive safety. Because those were written for human-driven cars, they include requirements like a foot-activated brake pedal and an airbag built into the steering wheel. In an …


No Idea What MiFID Stands For? Heres What You Need to Know

January 12, 2018

… sidestep parts of it. But you’d be forgiven for not paying attention: MiFID II is a law entering into force on Jan. 3 that, according to one count, is already close to 7,000 pages in length with all its addendums. That’s five times longer than Tolstoy’s War and Peace — and vastly less readable. 3) Will the industry keep trading in the dark anyway? The short answer: yes. There are two key ways trading will still take place beyond the public gaze for orders …


50 Devious Habits Of Highly Toxic People (And Why They Do What They Do)

January 10, 2018

… networks that they know are outside of their psychological jurisdiction. 16. They take over your finances, your career and demand a portion of what you’ve earned for themselves. Agency, independence and the ability to thrive on your own terms is very threatening to a toxic individual. Toxic people require that their victims be isolated; success, economic empowerment and a solid support network all threaten this, so they feel they have to take back the reins on the parts of your life …


What You Were Supposed To Learn Between 2016 And 2018, Based On Your Zodiac Sign

January 9, 2018

… love, and you’ll get ready to start deepening those roots come 2019. Taurus (April 20th to May 21st) 2016: You were supposed to reinvent something. Whether that was a home remodel, a career shift, or even just a reconsideration of who your innermost friend group is, what really changed this year was your self-image. There were parts of yourself you’ve needed to accept for a long time, and other parts of your potential that had been latent until now. This was the year to do what had …