Nike cuts Lance Armstrong, Anheuser-Busch does too. The seven-time Tour de France winner and the chairman of Livestrong foundation used illegal substances for enhancing performance in sports misleading Nike for more than a decade.
After five years of preparation and training with Red Bull Stratos team, Austrian skydiving expert Felix Baumgartner finally accomplished his mission. On Sunday, October 14, he jumped from an altitude of 39,045 meters (128,100 feet) in a helium-filled balloon to become the first human being who broke the speed of sound in freefall.
Dewar’s Scotch Whisky announced a partnership with TED, the non-profit dedicated to Ideas Worth Spreading, at their 2012 conference in Long Beach, USA. Founded in 1984, the TED conference draws a global audience to attend the four day event, which features TED’s famous talks, plus music, comedy, dance, short talks, video and other surprises.