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The latest brain hack to get ahead in Silicon Valley: flashcards

Eager to keep up with the pace of change, some Silicon Valley researchers are embracing a grade-school technique to enhance their cognition and memory.<p>Michael Nielsen, a research fellow at Y Combinator Research, a division of Silicon Valley’s top startup accelerator, took to Twitter last week to …

Silicon Valley

Want to Start Your Own Company? This Is the Biggest Qualification You Need

An often-derided attribute is fundamental to success as a startup leader.<p>One of the real perks of my job is getting to speak to some of the incredibly bright, impossibly young students at business schools across the country--most of them openly angling for the life of an entrepreneur. To this end, …

Entrepreneurship

Warren Buffett Says This Is The 1 Simple Habit That Separates Successful People from Everyone Else

The 87-year old chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway once gave us a breakthrough principle of taking charge of one's life. Lets revisit it again.<p>Billionaire Warren Buffett, the chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, is now 87 years old and still capturing the world's attention as the second …

Scientists are making carbon fiber from plants instead of petroleum

Cheaper, plant-based carbon fiber could be used to make lighter cars that consume less fuel.<p>Carbon fiber is the Superman of materials. Five times stronger than steel and a fraction of the weight, it is used in everything from tennis rackets to golf clubs to bicycles to wind turbine blades to …

Our definitive list of the best comics in 2017

From escape artists to ambulances named Danny<p><i>Polygon is kicking off its best of entertainment series, which will run through the end of December and beginning of January, coming to a finale just before the 2017 Golden Globes. These personal essays will examine the best, most important and weirdest</i> …

These Guys Want to Lend You Money Against Your Bitcoin

The woes of an early bitcoin investor. Until recently, people who paid virtually nothing for the virtual currency and watched it soar had only one …

Cryptocurrency

New Evidence Is Forcing Scientists to Rewrite The History of Human Migration 'Out of Africa'

We may find our answer in Australasia.<p>Where did we humans come from?<p>Some 40 or so years ago, our origins seemed quite straightforward.<p>But now we see …

Por que engordamos quando ficamos mais velhos (e não tem a ver só com o metabolismo)

A guerra contra a balança é algo que atormenta muitos depois de certa idade... e certos quilos.<p>Quem já passou dos 30 anos sabe bem o que é isso: as calças que entravam com folga na década anterior estão apertadas ou já não cabem mais.<p>Envelhecer e engordar parecem andar de mãos dadas, embora alguns …

Cavaleiro das Trevas III | Crítica

Depois de um começo grandiloquente, que ofereceu espaço para interpretações sobre a islamofobia de <b>Frank Miller</b>, <b>Cavaleiro das Trevas III - A Raça</b> …

Bitcoin Storms Wall Street

Bitcoin traders have no time to pop the champagne anymore.<p>The crypto-rocket shot past $11,000 last week just hours after eclipsing $10,000, which …

Stock Markets

Economist Jim Rickards on gold versus bitcoin — intrinsic value is meaningless for both but the bitcoin prices aren't real

Jim Rickards is the editor of Strategic Intelligence and the author of <i>Currency Wars: The Making of the Next Global Crisis.</i> He believes gold can go to $10,000 an ounce but he is much more skeptical about bitcoin. Rickards doesn't trust the bitcoin price action and doesn't believe the cryptocurrency …

Cryptocurrency

Forget Dividend Yield: This is the Real Way to Pick a Dividend Stock

This factor is a much better indicator of strong dividend stocks.<p>Nearly every investor can benefit from holding a few dividend stocks. Picking stocks …

Investing

10 Key Habits of World-Class Money Savers

Americans, in general, not only aren't good about saving money, but they're also actually fairly indifferent about being financially frugal. …

Personal Finance

This 1 Weird Trick From Tony Robbins Will Help You Kick Any Bad Habit

Tony Robbins uses this powerful mental tool to rid himself of addictions and bad habits.<p>We may all try to say our prayers and take our vitamins, but at the end of the day, most of us may find ourselves caught in the clutches of some unhealthy habits.<p>It can be as damaging as a smoking or drinking …

Tony Robbins

Everything you wanted to know about bitcoin but were afraid to ask

The value of cryptocurrencies is rising fast. But is it sustainable? And how does it work, anyway? These questions, and many more, answered…<p>The money has become too much to ignore and so bitcoin and cryptocurrencies are back in the news. You may have heard about Ethereum, a cryptocurrency that has …

Zwift: the story behind the indoor cycling phenomenon

As the winter nights draw in and cyclists dig out their indoor turbo trainers, the virtual reality training programme Zwift is helping to transform once monotonous indoor rides into a world of gaming, competition and social interaction.<p>The team behind Zwift talk to The Telegraph about reinventing …

Cycling

40 Old Samsung Galaxy S5s Turned into Bitcoin Mining Rig

<b>Ron Perillo</b> / 3 months ago<p>The words “bitcoin mining” and “good for the environment” don’t exactly belong in the same sentence. However, Samsung …

Crushing an egg into your coffee sounds disgusting — but it makes an amazing-tasting drink

Crushing an egg (shell and all), whisking it with freshly ground coffee, and boiling the mixture sounds gross. The result looks terrifying, too — like a hideous swamp creature gurgling in your pot.<p>However, the umber-red-colored drink that results, called "egg coffee," is almost free of bitter …

Coffee

'Our minds can be hijacked': the tech insiders who fear a smartphone dystopia

Google, Twitter and Facebook workers who helped make technology so addictive are disconnecting themselves from the internet. Paul Lewis reports on the Silicon Valley refuseniks alarmed by a race for human attention<p>Justin Rosenstein had tweaked his laptop’s operating system to block Reddit, banned …

DIY Steering Wheel Stand

(here comes the screwing, and lots of it):<p>1.)Attach the front base on top of each bottom rail, 2 screws on each end from the top down.<p>2.)Attach 3 of …

Muito além da paixão pela própria cerveja

• Vídeos<br>• Jornal<p>1<p>Novos cursos oferecem capacitação para produzir a bebida<p>Valor …

As manias esquisitas de Einstein que podem nos ensinar lições úteis

O famoso inventor e físico sérvio-americano Nikola Tesla costumava apertar seus dedões do pé 100 vezes cada toda noite, segundo o escritor Marc Seifer. Não se sabe o que exatamente era esse exercício, mas Tesla dizia que ajudava a estimular suas células cerebrais.<p>O mais prolífico matemático do …

The Rapha X SILCA Tool Kit Is an Essential for Cyclists

in Rides on<p>7 Shares<p>1<p>4<p>2<p>For cyclists, no other tool is more important to own than a hex key set. These maintenance tools are among the most basic, yet …

The bike at 200: World's craziest rides, then and now

The beginning of bikes<p>Cardboard balance bike<p>Is a hoverbike still a bike?<p>Schiller water bike<p>YikeBike<p>Stoopidtaller<p>Levitation concept bike<p>Fliz bike<p>'Victory' bicycle<p>A compact bike in 1920<p>Evolution of the bicycle<p>Motor-bike<p>Upside-down bike ride<p>Bike stretchers of yesteryear<p>Quad-cycle<p>Bike stunts of …

Caminhão autônomo aumenta produtividade da cana

<i>É o primeiro autônomo brasileiro e foi apresentado em Maringá</i><p>A Volvo apresentou nesta quarta-feira (31), em Maringá (PR), o primeiro caminhão …

Pivot Switchblade – Review

Last May Pivot Cycles unveiled the Switchblade—a 135-millimeter (5.3 inch) travel 29er that can also do double duty as a 27.5+ bike, if you are so …

Carbon Bike Repair Is Not A Myth

Carbon bike builders want you to buy new frames when you break one. We’re here to say you don’t have to.Matt Appleman of Appleman Cycles repairs a …

Home Improvement

The 27 Most Important Finance Books Ever Written

27 classic works that every Wall Streeter should read.<p>“In my whole life, I have known no wise people (over a broad subject matter area) who didn’t …

Tech Talk: Boost 148 explained

Boost 148 moves the rear hub flanges 3mm outboard on each side in order to improve the spoke bracing angle and increase wheel stiffness (click to …

How to Learn New Things as an Adult

A new book explores the psychology of mastering skills and absorbing information.<p>Quick, what’s the capital of Australia? No Googling! (And no points if you’re Australian—that means the information is more meaningful to you, which means you’re more likely to know it.) Did you get it? Or are you sure …

Learning