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“We miss a heck of a lot of people,” Mr Hoogewerf told the Financial Times. “I was in Beijing two weeks ago and visited this investment company. In the space of one afternoon I discovered 30 people who went on to our rich list this year. Last year they were under our radar.”
The mainstream remains the awkwardly named sector of Massively Multiplayer Online Role Playing Games, or MMORPGs. In October, six out of the 10 most popular online games in China are MMORPG games, according to the report. World of Warcraft by Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI) still tops the list with the most registered players and peak simultaneous online users. But the current government regulatory fighting over its Chinese license, held by Netease.com Inc. (NTES), may yet have a negative impact on the game, according to the report.
人事工作类
你知道什么叫“深藏不露”吗?
Movie buffs will soon be able to celebrate with a visual feast at the Beijing International Film Festival, where nearly 500 high quality films will be shown.
infect+ion→传染;感化

Roasted Versus Raw

Best chances: Best film, and best original screenplay recognition looks certain, and Frances McDormand is currently the favorite for the best actress Oscar.
A New York City restaurant is taking a stab at creating the most decadent pizza on the market with a pie topped in gold flakes, foie gras and even truffles.
达奇斯说:2011年达美乐的品牌热情大幅度增长,但是2012年无法与之相提并论。他们不能每年都重新设计食谱,真是太可惜了。
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Julia Hartz

Cardiovascular Health

When many millennials struggle to find jobs or make do in low-skilled positions, these masters programmes achieve strong employment rates thanks to their links with corporate partners and alumni networks.
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8. It’s never too late to start.
这台叫做IP-BOX的设备可以破解运行iOS 7或者更老版本的iPhone,通常它需要6秒到17小时来破解iPhone的四位锁屏密码。英国《每日邮报》购买了这台设备,并在6小时内破解了苹果iPhone 5c的锁屏密码。该密码破解设备运行在iOS 9系统上的版本将会在本月晚些时候出现。
6.《我爱你,菲利普·莫里斯》
他的投篮许多次都是只打中篮筐的前沿儿。而一些三分投篮甚至投出了三不沾。许多本应是扣篮的球最终他只选择了上篮,当然了,这是相比在若干年前没有任何伤病的他而言的。而最残酷的是,其中一次投篮,科比甚至把球嵌在了篮筐与篮板之间。最终还是对方的球员把球拿了下来。
The writer is a senior associate at the Carnegie Endowment and a former World Bank country director for China. Read other predictions for the world economy, politics and finance in 2012 at www.ft.com/thealist
《2013全球幸福指数报告》出台的背景是,现在的人们要求政府和政策制定者能够少关心经济的增长,而花更多的精力在提高国民的幸福感上。

Cancer Prevention

Nineteen buildings disappeared in the space of 10 seconds after being demolished by a controlled explosion in China yesterday.
也许经济增长率是否能达到3%的国内最大威胁是利率的突然调整,但是从各方面的预测来看鸽派的美联储在2015年不太可能会采用挑衅的利率策略。
morality
The fastest-rising sector is apparel, driven by Nike in sportswear as people pay more attention to health and fitness, and Zara, whose fast fashion is becoming increasingly popular in China.
Cnzz.com的报告说,目前中国3.38亿网民中有将近三分之二都是网络游戏玩家。报告说,中国网络游戏行业目前占据了互联网经济总规模的半数以上,在未来还将以每年20%的速度增长。

Digestive Health

China has broken into the world's top 25 innovative economies for the first time, thanks to investments in education and research and development that have translated into new patents and licenses, a study said on Monday.
美国上市交易相比2016年(多年来最疲弱的年份之一)出现起色。根据Dealogic的统计,今年迄今已有112笔IPO得到定价,而去年这个时候只有63笔。发行金额翻了一番多,达到316亿美元。
The overall 2018 ranking encompasses more schools than ever before – 1,250 universities located across 74 countries. This is an increase from the 1,000 schools in 65 countries included in last year's edition.
对胎儿进行手术有可能改变他们的人生。
批评人士一直急于指出,库克对新产品开发的参与度不如他前任那样高,而且当他走上舞台介绍新品时,也无法引起同样的兴奋。但库克知道自己的短处,他从健身和时尚界招揽人才,组建了一支新团队,其中包括前博柏利(Burberry)首席执行官安杰拉?阿伦茨(Angela Ahrendts),以及工业设计师马克?纽森(Marc Newson)。
可以这样说美国银行首席执行官布莱恩?莫尼汉这个人:他很会说话。在给股东的信中,莫尼汉特地感谢美国纳税人,正是由于他们,美国银行才获得了450亿美元的不良资产援助资金。他还说自己如今正在金融改革方面同“政策领导人”紧密合作。不过他是否能做好,比如转变美国银行的境遇,就是另外一回事了。虽然美国银行的确在去年12月偿还了援助资金,但是它仍然有数十亿美元的高风险住房与商用房房贷,这也是为什么它要在年度报告中花8000字来讨论风险了。
美国科学家Craig Bennett,Abigail Baird,Michael Miller,和George Wolford被授予搞笑神经科学奖,以奖励其在脑科学研究方面的贡献。他们的研究显示,利用复杂的设备加上简单的统计学方法,你几乎可以在任何地方得出有意义的脑活动研究结果——甚至是在一条死去的鱼身上也是如此!
Norway, which has twice rejected European Union membership, ranks No. 10 overall. The country takes the No. 1 spot in Citizenship and the No. 2 spot in Most Transparent.

Immune Booster

Illuminati是什么?
Nine provincial-level regions' GDP exceeded 3 trillion yuan in 2016, three more than the year before. The number of provincial-level areas with GDP surpassing 1 trillion yuan in 2016 remained 25.
This is all bad news for investors, just as America's 30-year bond bull is ending.
您只需轻轻一挥将它们放飞,泡沫气球就会自己飘向空中。
新版《蜘蛛侠》是迄今为止最棒的一部,这主要是因为它很搞笑。这部电影就像是《早餐俱乐部》、《春天不是读书天》遇上《怪胎与书呆》式的幽默。

External Benefits

adv. 真诚地,真心地
“有个人给同事发了条短信说自己辞职了,并请她把这条短信转发给高管。”
Among dozens of small, technology-focused acquisitions, the $3bn purchase of Beats Electronics, the celebrity-endorsed headphones and music streaming service, stands out as Apple’s largest ever deal. The acquisition still bemuses many Apple analysts, but in Jimmy Iovine and Dr Dre, Beats’ founders, Mr Cook has instantly regained credibility with the music industry after years of neglecting the iTunes download store. If Mr Cook is guilty of missing the rapid growth of subscription services such as Spotify, he has moved swiftly to compensate for it — though for a high price.
According to the list, ge (哥, older brother, big brother) is without doubt the hottest net word of the year. Both of the top two cited lines use the word. In Chinese, ge here is used more like the first person pronoun (like the English, “Can a brother get a break?”)
这款甜点有金色叶子,以香槟调味,单价为100美元。
n. 道德,美德,品行,道德观

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