Yahoo succeeded as a standalone company for 21 years, one of the last independently-owned web pioneers in the world, but a decade of slow sales growth has finally spelled the end.
07/18/2016 by PeekYou Team
As the UK grapples with the logistics of splitting from the EU, a recent Deloitte survey shows British financial advisors have less faith in the economy than during the Great Recession of 2008.
07/14/2016 by PeekYou Team
As we previously reported, musician Taylor Swift has long been seen as the “golden girl” of Hollywood, ever-the-victim and always above the fray.
07/08/2016 by PeekYou Team
When news broke that popular 1984 film Ghostbusters was going to be remade with an all-female cast, sexist psychomagnotheric slime didn’t just ooze in, it poured. These actors have used their proton packs to fight more than just ghosts in the months leading up to their July 15th release date.
07/04/2016 by PeekYou Team
Two hundred and forty years ago, on July 4th, 1776, America’s Declaration of Independence was signed, and thirteen colonies declared themselves a new nation, separate from the British Empire. Today, people all over the United States will be celebrating by barbecuing in their backyard, spending the day at the beach, setting off fireworks, or making their way downtown for parades. Click below to see how independence days are celebrated in other countries around the world.
06/29/2016 by PeekYou Team
In honor of the world’s largest uncut diamond being sold at auction today for over $52 million dollars, we decided to take a look at how much the engagement ring industry has changed since its inception in the 20th century. Bring on the carats!
06/27/2016 by PeekYou Team
After six engrossing seasons, Winter is finally Here–and boy did people on Twitter have something to say about it.
06/22/2016 by PeekYou Team
Summer is officially here! It’s time to break out the towels, volleyball, and of course, the sunscreen, and head to the beach. For centuries, urbanites have flocked to the beach to escape from the heat and grind of the city. Here at PeekYou we want to serve up some new ways to enjoy this age-old escape.
06/19/2016 by PeekYou Team
A lifetime of groundbreaking research done by behavioral scientist Dan Ariely has finally shed light on why people lie, and the implications it has on our society and our economy. Through a simple experiment, done thousands of times with thousands of participants, Professor Ariely has uncovered numerous universal truths about lying, six of which we have shared below, and all of which can be seen in his documentary (Dis)Honesty. In a fascinating reveal, he goes a step further and shares the fool-proof, simple trick he discovered that stops lying in its tracks.