Allan Dover

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Here's What You Need to be Doing Every Day if You Want an Amazing Life | Inc.com

Successful people are the ones you should want to emulate. They understand that doing things like everyone else only leads to mediocrity. Want ideas on how to live a better life? Here are nearly two dozen daily habits practiced by high achieving executives.<p>1. Biohack your body.<p>"Biohacking is the …

Massage Therapy

Making Google's Dinosaur Bot (PYTHON) || Part 1 || How to make a bot for any game in Python

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Get a List of States Without an Estate Tax or an Inheritance Tax

<b>NOTE: State laws change frequently and the following information may not reflect recent changes in the laws. For current tax or legal advice, please</b> …

Real Estate

This common cooking oil causes more obesity and diabetes than sugar

<b>Scientists behind the research called the conclusions a "major surprise."</b><p>In the competition for unhealthiest food, both sugar and fat have wrestled …

Nutrition

Nabbed at airport, ex-Apple engineer was fleeing with secrets to self-driving cars, FBI says

It was almost a perfect getaway, but a former Apple employee was captured at the airport just before boarding a flight to China, after apparently stealing some of the tech giant's secret plans for self-driving cars.<p>The ex-employee, Xiaolang Zhang, had been a person of interest, already interviewed …

Intellectual Property

What Investors Get Wrong About Property Flipping Projects

In more than 15 years as a real estate agent, broker and investor, I’ve learned a lot. Some of the most important lessons have come out of making mistakes, my very clearly biggest mistake in particular: In 2006, I decided to flip a house completely by myself.<p>At the time I was a real estate agent, …

Real Estate

Forget GE. Consider This Other Iconic Dividend Stock Instead

General Electric is no longer a dividend stock you can rely on, but this iconic stock is still a reliable dividend payer.<p>Although the name is still …

Investing

19 Environmental Hacks That Will Make You Say, "That's Actually Genius"

We only get one earth, y'all.

Sustainability

5 Early Signs Your Child Will Be Successful In Life.

Like<p><b>Like</b> <b>Love</b> <b>Haha</b> <b>Wow</b> <b>Sad</b> <b>Angry</b><p>(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) Many parents want to see early signs of “<i>genius at home.</i>” But when no two kids act the same, it’s …

Self-improvement

How To Tie The Perfect Windsor Knot In 5 Simple Steps

Named after the Duke of Windsor, tying your tie with the Windsor knot is a sure-fire way of proving you mean business in the boardroom while your tie …

Men's Fashion

The blithering idiocy of California’s water crisis

It’s not new that most of the rainfall in California is in the north and most of the people and farms using water are further south. It’s not new …

Water

7 Real Places On Earth That Seem Scientifically Impossible

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This Is the Single Most Important Habit That Leads to Success, According to Tim Ferriss

An incredibly high percentage of world-class performers I've interviewed practice it every day.<p><i>What's the most beneficial habit you've been made aware of during your interviews with high achievers? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from</i> …

personalimprovement

'What, to the American slave, is your 4th of July?' Frederick Douglass' 1852 speech still resonates in 2018

“Do you mean, citizens, to mock me, by asking me to speak to-day?” Frederick Douglass asked a packed hall of fellow Americans in Rochester, New York on July 5, 1852, a full 10 years before Lincoln would sign an executive order freeing enslaved persons in southern and bordering states. Douglass, who …

Black History

How stretching everyday can benefit your physical and mental health, and improve your problem solving skills

Do you ever feel stiff, sore, and a little too stressed from life’s challenges? Chances are you aren’t stretching enough.<p>While you often hear about …

Mental Health

Negotiating necessities: Powerful tactics to get what you want

Self-Assessment Quiz – True or False:<p>I feel comfortable speaking up at meetings.<br>• I have created a team of people I can go to for help.<br>• I am aware of my …

Time I

What makes a great leader, explained in eight counterintuitive charts

A couple of years after starting my most recent company, I had a scary realization. I noticed that by the time the business had grown to a hundred employees, my day-to-day role had gone from “guy who decides and builds things” to “guy who manages other people who decide and build things”—and I had …

Civil Rights

How much risk is good for kids? Parents make the case for more adventurous childhoods

Jason Akel paced outside a junkyard on Governors Island in New York Harbor, where his son and daughter were among dozens of children gleefully dashing around with saws, hammers and nails.<p>“Hey, Ty, don’t destroy the structure,” Akel called over a fence as his son, Tyler, 12, sawed through a rickety …

Parenting

This Is the World's Most Sustainable Country

TravelTraveler Magazine<p>National Geographic Traveler magazine recognizes this year’s leaders in sustainable tourism.<p>The numbers give rise to the reason: There were 25 million international tourists in 1950. Last year, more than one billion globetrotters set out to see the world’s cultural and …

New Jersey

The best place to get a tech job without a college degree, ranked by city and state

The number of skilled jobs in technology that don’t require a college degree is growing across the US. The country is witnessing the rise of “mid-tech.”<p>Glittering software jobs plentiful in Silicon Valley (median salary $142,000) overshadow mid-tech jobs, loosely defined as tech jobs not requiring …

Silicon Valley

Mom shoots New Zealand man who flew to US to confront teen he met online

<b>(CNN) —</b> A mother in Richmond, Virginia has shot a man who flew from New Zealand to the US to confront her 14-year-old daughter whom he had met online.<p>Troy George Skinner, 25, arrived at the girl's home in Richmond, Virginia last Friday, while armed with a knife, pepper spray and duct tape, …

New Zealand

The Five Biggest Startup Opportunities In Agtech Today

Venture investors poured more than $4 billion* into agtech last year, and we are on pace to match or exceed that this year. The convergence of AI, cloud computing, big data and gene editing, with applications from soil to plants, foods to medicines, farm to table are driving investments. Discerning …

Farming

Pennsylvania Mayor Urges Cops to Treat Pittsburgh Protesters Like It’s 1963

The mayor of a Pittsburgh suburb called on police officers to go old school on the people protesting the officer-involved shooting of a 17-year-old, …

Justice

All the Products That Will Cost You More Because of Trump's Trade War

Cars, washing machines, soda, and more.<p>President Trump has promised to get tough on America’s trading partners. But with the administration now …

Donald Trump

Apple's Shocking New iPhone Feature Will Forever Change the Way You Use Your Device

The tech behemoth just added a feature to the planned iOS 12 system that I'd never thought I'd see--and that I'm surprisingly grateful for.<p>I'll shortly get to the surprising new features for the i-Phone, embedded in the fall's upcoming iOS 12 update, but first, some important background.<p>Even though …

iOS

Facts don’t change people’s minds. Here’s what does

If you had asked me this question – How do you change a mind? – two years ago, I would have given you a different answer.<p>As a former scientist, I …

Al Gore

We're About to Experience The Longest Lunar Eclipse in This Century

The next 'Blood Moon' will be quite something!<p>July is shaping up to be an excellent month for astronomy fans.<p>Overnight on July 27 and 28, skywatchers …

Lunar Eclipse

Which windowless American buildings are secret AT&T/NSA listening posts?

In 2016, Ryan Gallagher and Henrik Moltke published a long, Snowden-derived investigation into AT&T's secret NSA listening station in New York City, …

Surveillance

Black Firefighter Conducting City-Mandated Inspections in Oakland Hills, Calif., Questioned by Residents, Reported to Police 

An Oakland, Calif., firefighter doing his duty to serve his community, conducting city-mandated inspections around Oakland Hills, actually had the …

Oakland

Want to Retire Abroad? These Are the Friendliest Countries for Expats

Thinking of working or retiring abroad? Some countries look upon foreign residents with suspicion or unease. Wherever you go, you'll probably want to …

Costa Rica