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22 mind-blowing facts about Warren Buffett and his wealth

Today, the 85-year-old investing legend has an estimated net worth of over $70 billion, according to Forbes, making him the third richest man in the world.<p>Inspired by a Quora thread asking "What are some mind-blowing facts about Warren Buffett," we rounded up 23 astonishing facts about the "Oracle …

Porsche’s New Electric Sports Car Will Make Tesla Owners Jealous

Porsche unveiled its new Mission E electric car concept at the International Auto Show in Frankfurt, <i>Bloomberg</i> reported.<p>The 600-horsepower vehicle …

Tesla

There's a critical difference between how rich people and average people choose to get paid

In his book "Secrets of the Millionaire Mind," self-made millionaire T. Harv Eker sheds light on how the richest people separate themselves from the average Joe.<p>Their success boils down to specific choices they make on a daily basis that most of us fail to emulate, he writes, and these choices …

The Ten Most Important Books to Expand Your Brain

Books suck. No question about it, almost everyone who writes a book is a crappy writer.<p>And this is a good thing.<p>It's because the writer spent his life getting GOOD at what he was writing about. He didn't spend his life being good at writing.<p>He didn't spend his life typing. He ran a country. Or …

New Sugar Substitute: Nanoparticles Of Sand Coated In Sugar

Same taste, fewer calories<p>Sugar is dietary enemy number one at the moment. The delicious compound can be found in many foods and beverages (even those that don’t taste sweet) and has been blamed for the obesity epidemic in the U.S. and beyond. Now an Israeli startup, DouxMatok, has devised a way to …

Diabetes

The Immortus electric sports car can drive all day using just the power of the sun

Even with an impressive driving range of 400 miles, there will be a time when you’ll have to plug in the Tesla Roadster – but there’s a new electric …

IBM has built a digital rat brain that could power tomorrow’s smartphones

<i>This post has been corrected.</i><p>In August 2014, IBM announced that it had built a “brain-inspired” computer chip—essentially a computer that was wired like an organic brain, rather than a traditional computer. These chips are designed to work like neurons—the brain’s nerve cells. Wired reported on …

Quantum Computing

Here's a peek at the incredibly detailed diary Heath Ledger kept to play the Joker in 'The Dark Knight'

The late Heath Ledger won an Oscar for playing the Joker in "The Dark Knight" for good reason. His committed performance brought the iconic comic book to character to life in the most terrifying way imaginable.<p>Ledger passed away in January 2008, unfortunately unable to see the remarkable impact his …

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10 Money Lessons Learned the Hard Way

The Internet offers a treasure trove of practical advice for managing your finances. With the click of a mouse, you can find information any personal …

Personal Finance

Eduardo Peña Paints Moody Scenes of Batman, The Joker And Robots From Space [Art]

Many of <b>Eduardo Peña</b>'s digital paintings are grand in scale, depicting Earth-shattering demonic forces, cities torn apart by mecha battles, the …

There is nothing in the comic book universe that is cooler or more ruthless than the assassins that lurk in its darkest corners. They may not be …

Batcave, Batwing, Batmobile Designs In Batman V. Superman Influenced By Justice League

When it comes to <i>Batman V. Superman</i>’s design process, it seems that the cart is coming before the horse.<p>In a recent feature on <i>Batman V. Superman: Dawn</i> …

Xiaomi just hit a serious roadblock in its quest to become the next Apple

Chinese tech giant Xiaomi has hit a serious roadblock in its expansion plans, with research showing sales of its smartphones may be on the verge of …

‘Suicide Squad’: Let’s Talk About The Joker and Harley Quinn’s Abusive Relationship

It's pretty clear from all the hype surrounding "Suicide Squad" that the DC movie's premiere is going to be one of the biggest events in pop culture …

Harley Quinn

HitFix

The ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Writers Explain Why They Made Thanos The Main Character<p>'Westworld' Season Two Begins With A Bloody 'Journey Into …

Step-by-step breakdown of what happens to your body after you drink a can of Coca-Cola

• Snackism: How we are teaching our kids to think they constantly need to eat<br>• Active children become healthier teens and less prone to obesity: study<br>• The …

Comic-Con: DC Sheds Light on Dark Knight Returns Sequel 'The Master Race'

This Dark Knight sequel is a team effort.<p>DC kicked off their Comic-Con announcements today by revealing new details about the upcoming Dark Knight …

There's a new 1TB PS4 on the way

With chunky 1TB hard drive and a slimline look, there's a new Sony PS4 on the horizon.<p>According to certification documents published by the US …

PlayStation

10 Clever Lifehacks You'll Wish You Thought Of

Never do battle with a jar again<p>No matter what you're doing, there is usually a better way to do it. And to that end, here are 10 lifehacking GIFs that will show you clever, better ways of accomplishing tricky things around your house. That plus a few that are just silly fun.<p>You can find all these …

With this nano memory cell, scientists are one step closer to a bionic brain

A groundbreaking electronic longterm memory cell could help researchers imitate and better understand the complexities of the human brain.<p>Built by …

How the Happiest People Make the Best Out of Everything

When you're truly happy, you can make the best out of any event in your life. Here's how.<p>Life consists of a series of unfolding events; some of these events are expected and some are unexpected. The happiest people on earth have learned that they can't control everything in life. This is a key …

Happiness

3 Promising Financial Stocks Under $10

There are some good values in the financial sector with small price tags. Here are three you might want to consider.<p>While a stock's price doesn't …

Memex In Action: Watch DARPA Artificial Intelligence Search For Crime On The 'Dark Web'

Of late, DARPA has shown a growing interest in open sourcing its technology, even if its most terrifying creations, like army robot wildcats designed to reach speeds of 50Mph, are understandably kept private. In a week’s time, the wider world will be able to tinker with components of the military …

3 panels that show the Taoist ideologies of Batman

<i>In Three Panels, Zainab Akhtar examines three individual panels from a comic book, analyzing how they contribute to and function within the narrative.</i><p>…

10 things in tech you need to know today

<b>1. Music streaming service Spotify is close to raising $400 million at an $8.4 billion valuation.</b> The funding is expected to come from sources including Goldman Sachs and Abu Dhabi's sovereign wealth fund.<p><b>2. Apple is in talks with Taylor Swift and Florence and the Machine about its new music</b> …

Here Are 10 Specific Ways Money Can Buy You Happiness

<i>On Quora, the social question-and-answer site, a user asked: "What life lessons are counter-intuitive or go against common sense or wisdom?" One of the most popular answers came from Quora contributor and former Reddit CEO Yishan Wong.</i><p>* * *<p>By Yishan Wong<p>Here's one that goes against a lot of …