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You’re better off buying than renting in these U.S. cities

January is a natural time to take stock of your financial life, and to dream big dreams about 2018. Could this be the year you make the leap to …

Warren Buffett Tells Why Ineffective Bosses Keep Their Jobs

Did you ever wonder why some bosses who are beyond terrible stay in their position way too long and good employees don't? Here's why.<p>We're supposed to look up to our leaders? Right?<p>Leaders are the ones who make or break a company, so the lingo goes. Then why are there so many bully bosses or weak …

90 Minutes in Vancouver: The Ultimate City Walking Tour

Snap a pic at Vancouver’s iconic steam whistle clock. (Photo: Grady Mitchell)<p>Surrounded by the clear waters of False Creek and English Bay and ringed …

Travel

Winston Churchill's 12-Word Definition of Success May Just Change Your Life

It'll make you laugh; it'll make you cry; it'll make you think.<p>We tend to think about success as the pinnacle of achievement. It's what we supposedly experience once we get everything we think we want. We get into Harvard Business School. Our startup goes through an IPO. We marry the person of our …

Motivation

McLaren 570S Spider Review (2018)

There’s nothing complicated to understand about the move from a coupé to the Spider version of the McLaren 570S.<p>McLaren has switched the fixed roof …

2019 Mercedes-Benz CLS-class First Ride | Review

When it bowed for the 2005 model year, Mercedes-Benz’s CLS-class launched a segment the world didn’t know it wanted: the four-door coupe. Quad-portal traditionalists worked themselves into a tizzy, pointing out that the CLS was merely a sedan with a fastback roofline; that a <i>coupe</i> had only two …

Buick

Land Rover gave the rugged Discovery SUV a stylish makeover and it's pretty much flawless

In an auto market with an insatiable appetite for SUVs, Land Rover is a brand uniquely positioned for success. Its growing lineup of luxury SUVs allows Land Rover to touch everything from the high end of the mass market with the Discovery Sport to the rarefied air of the ultra-premium market with …

Jaguar Cars

Endlessly Swap Between Porsches for as Little as $2,000 a Month

Porsche Passport is a new subscription service like Cadillac's Book<p>Porsche announced today that it’s launching a new month-to-month subscription service called Porsche Passport, giving members on-demand access to up to 22 different Porsche variants. The program, which launches first in Atlanta, …

Automotive Design

Here's How Much Quicker A Stripped Out Tesla Model S P100D Is

The Tesla Model S is already an insanely quick machine with all of the dumb fitments and comforts people want in an “expensive” and “luxurious” car. …

7 Reasons You Should Learn Python Now

Python is a favorite among many developers for its strong emphasis on readability and efficiency, especially when compared to other languages like …

PHP

This solar-powered net-zero home is a modern take on the farmhouse

Missouri S&T’s entry into the biennial Solar Decathlon competition<p>The SILO house was conceived as part of the U.S. Department of Energy’s biennial competition Solar Decathlon, which challenges collegiate teams to design and build solar-powered houses.<p>Designed for empty nesters by students of the …

Here's When Daymond John of 'Shark Tank' Says You Should Quit Your Job

Hint: It's not when you probably think--or when a lot of people think.<p>They say that if you want to become highly successful--especially if your definition of success involves entrepreneurship--you need to just quit your day job and do it.<p>Either you're committed or you're not, they say. Either …

Entrepreneurship

How to Get Rich: 8 Success Habits Wielded by Multimillionaires

Building wealth requires you ignore the negativity and focus on the right things.<p>Entrepreneur, software engineer, author, blogger and founder of WanderlustWorker.com<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You've likely heard this before. The state and quality of your life is a …

Self-improvement

Mark Cuban Shares His Views on the Things Bad Leaders Do that Great Ones Don't

Are you a great leader by Mark Cuban's standards? Read what he says about leadership and decide for yourself.<p>Mark Cuban sold his first company for six million dollars and his second for six billion. He cashed out his Yahoo stock for another two billion just weeks before the market crashed. He owns …

Mark Cuban

It Took LinkedIn's CEO Exactly 2 Sentences to Give the Best Career Advice You'll Hear Today

Any one of these practices will make you a better leader.<p>With a 97 percent employee approval rating on Glassdoor, LinkedIn's Jeff Weiner has developed a reputation as one of the most beloved CEOs in the world.<p>Weiner recently shared his advice on what it takes to reach employees on a deeper …

Leadership

What the Rich Won’t Tell You

Over lunch in a downtown restaurant, Beatrice, a New Yorker in her late 30s, told me about two decisions she and her husband were considering. They were thinking about where to buy a second home and whether their young children should go to private school. Then she made a confession: She took the …

Income Inequality

7 Steps to Dealing With Highly Intimidating People

Feeling intimidated is part what's in your head and part the other person's behavior. You can address both.<p>Intimidation has a way of stunting you, both professionally and in terms of personal growth. It's not, however, something you have to suffer by default. You can put an end to it starting …

Self-help

These are the electric cars arriving by 2020 that you can actually afford

A slew of long-range electric cars are expected to hit the market by 2020.<p>Several of these electric vehicles will be made by luxury automakers and will most likely cost upward of $50,000.<p>But several automakers are working on EVs with a range of more than 200 miles that are likely to have a …

Electric Vehicles

Masterclass: 25 legendary cars that prove beauty is more than skin deep

Duesenberg Model J<p>Duesenberg isn't around anymore, but it once stood for unmatched luxury and excess in the motoring world. The Model J was designed …

Le Mans

Bill Gates, Warren Buffett and Oprah all use the 5-hour rule

In the article "Malcolm Gladwell got us wrong," the researchers behind the 10,000-hour rule set the record straight: different fields require …

Tesla is going to ‘kill’ the auto industry with Elon Musk’s way of thinking about manufacturing, says SpaceX CTO

Tesla was for a long time a “product company” – meaning that it focused on creating great products first. It has been quite successful at it with vehicles, like the Model S, winning almost all car awards out there. But CEO Elon Musk has recently shifted the automaker’s focus to manufacturing – …

Welcome to Vintage Porsche Heaven, also Known as Luftgekühlt

Upshift<p>You don't need to know how to pronounce Luftgekühlt to appreciate its awesomeness. This past weekend saw the fourth-ever Luftgekühlt, a now-annual gathering in San Pedro, California for Porsche-ophiles with a very specific fetish. See, in 1998 Porsche changed the 911's engine from being …

7 Things to Outsource Immediately to Scale Your Business

Instead of wasting time and money on guessing and experimenting, outsource to an outside expert the conversion strategies you need.<p>The hallmark of any entrepreneur is the ability to wear multiple hats, juggle dozens of tasks simultaneously and multitask his or her way from startup to consistent …

How to pick the right VPN to protect your internet privacy

Americans are concerned about their data privacy — and rightfully so. According to the Pew Research Center, 91% of adults "agree or strongly agree …

How To Keep Your Browsing History Actually Private

Congress voted to allow your internet service providers to sell your online activity to advertisers – here’s the simplest way to prevent that from happening.<p>Last week, the House repealed internet privacy rules requiring broadband companies to ask for your consent before sharing or selling your …

What are virtual networks and proxies? WIRED Explains

As a regular internet user, you’ve likely heard the terms “virtual private network” (VPN) and “proxy” before but may not understand what they are, if …

How to use a VPN to protect your internet privacy

A virtual private network can go a long way to make sure that neither your ISP, nor anyone else, can snoop on what you do on the internet.<p>Worried …

How to Protect Your iPhone's Browsing Data from Your ISP

This week, the Senate and House voted to allow Internet Service Providers to sell your browsing history and other private information to the highest …

You’re Being Spied on by ISPs. Time to Set Up a VPN and Fight Back.

<b>Your Internet Service Provider knows what you did last summer. And yesterday. And... right now.</b><p>You a literally being sold out; your browsing history …

How to Keep Your Private Data Safe on the Internet

Thanks to a recent vote by the Senate and the House of Representatives, our internet privacy may be in grave danger. The new rule would roll back privacy protections for consumers that were put into place last year and allow internet service providers (ISPs) to collect and sell users’ data without …

Privacy