Total, the french oil giant, has indefinitely cancelled an $11 billion tar sands oil mining project in Alberta, Canada due to rising costs and lack of guaranteed infrastructure.
In a Gallup poll two years ago, which asked Americans for their opinions of a range of different industries, people ranked the computer industry the highest, and the oil industry the lowest.
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ExxonMobil CEO and outspoken humanist Rex Tillerson has a history of unusually close relations with Russian president Vladimir Putin. Recently, Forbes staff writer Christopher Helman wondered aloud to himself about this "bromance" (which he also places inside quotation marks, although he isn't quoting anyone), in a …
At this point, maybe everyone has played, or seen, or at least heard about Flappy Bird, the iOS/Android phenomenon that absolutely no one expected. And if anything else about Flappy Bird is true, it's that no one has known how to react to it; but at least we've had people trying to dissect the game, anyway.