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The Inside Story of Oculus Rift and How Virtual Reality Became Reality

• Author: Peter Rubin. Peter Rubin Culture<br>• Date of Publication: 05.20.14. 05.20.14<br>• Time of Publication: 6:30 am. 6:30 am<p>Advertisement<p>Related …

A Game of 21: 21 Investors / 21 Rules

I don’t know of any college in the world that offers you a higher return per unit of effort than the value of a proper investment education. I …

The Devon Principle

You've probably gathered by now that our children serve as the inspiration for several of my posts. Daughter Devon attuned me to the Ewwww! Factor, …

7 Habits of People With Remarkable Mental Toughness

You don't have to be born mentally tough. Here's how you can develop the vital trait.<p>First, the definition:<p><i>"The ability to work hard and respond resiliently to failure and adversity; the inner quality that enables individuals to work hard and stick to their long-term passions and goals."</i><p>Now the …

The First Trade We Teach (An Example with $DSW)

Good afternoon. I hope this email finds you well. I have spent many hours over the past few weeks reviewing your YouTube videos, blog posts and …

Developing intution in trading

[dc]I[/dc] want to write a few words today on intuition. This is a slightly thorny subject, because it is not easy to say what is right and what is …

The Learning Myth: Why I'll Never Tell My Son He's Smart

This post has a new home! Click here to read it alongside other conversations with Sal. By: Salman Khan Join …

Learning

First Hour of Trading – How to Trade Like a Seasoned Pro

Assuming you have either started day trading or are looking to get into the game, I am going to shock you in this article. What I will cover would …

Trade with a True Catalyst

Often new and retail traders do not trade stocks with a true catalyst. By a true catalyst, I mean an event that will cause significant new buying or …

Handling the Adversities of Trading

How do you handle adversity in trading: when trades move against you, when drawdowns accumulate? One of the interesting observations from the Market …

More Rules for Life and Trading

A while back I submitted five rules for life to a website of the same name. Here were my rules nearly 10 years ago: <b><br>1)</b> <b>In life, do good and do well</b>. …

Learn Math or Get Left Behind

Last week, we discussed the problems with havingpoor reading comprehension and the impact that has on consuming news. This week, I want to look at …

The 100 Rules for Being an Entrepreneur - Altucher Confidential

If you Google “entrepreneur” you get a lot of mindless cliches like “Think Big!”<p>For me, being an “entrepreneur” doesn’t mean starting the next …

How to be THE LUCKIEST GUY ON THE PLANET in 4 Easy Steps

I told my dad, “I’m a lucky guy.” He said, “But are you lucky in love?” I was six years old.<p>Love was the most disgusting thing in the world to me. …

James Altucher — 10 Things You Need to Know To Become a Great...

Seeing Is Believing: The Power of Visualization

Despite the great case for getting off our duffs, there are some amazingly cool and effective practices we can do from the comfort of our own …

Cleveland Clinic

Visualization: Becoming the Director of the Movies in Your Head

Past posts have focused on the quality of our self-talk as an important factor in performance. The dialogues in our heads can give us energy or rob …

The Benefits of Male Small-Talk

In a hypothetical scenario, research participants were willing to pay <b>6%</b> more for a parcel of land if the male seller engaged in friendly small-talk before negotiating the deal, demonstrating that men benefit from striking up casual conversation before negotiations, says a team led by Brooke …

The Airport Test (How to Ace that Interview)

Are you looking to take your career to the next step? Do you have the education and experience needed to land that dream job, but feel unsure about …

Peculiar Habits of Incredibly Successful People

Things they do different.<p>Extraordinary people have extraordinary habits. Here are few I've noticed.<p><b>Dilbert creator Scott Adams doesn't use goals. He</b> …

J.K. Rowling and Why the "Chosen Ones" Choose Themselves

In 1994, a young woman asked for an order of restraint against her husband and filed for divorce. With no job and little money to live on, she signed …

Motivation

Habits of Successful People: Start Before You Feel Ready

In 1966, a dyslexic sixteen-year-old boy dropped out of school. With the help of a friend, he started a magazine for students and made money by …

Lessons on Success and Deliberate Practice from Mozart, Picasso, and Kobe Bryant

How long does it take to become elite at your craft? And what do the people who master their goals do differently than the rest of us?<p>That's what …

Team USA

The Psychology of Preparation: What Traders Can Learn From Dan Gable

Georges St.-Pierre, the mixed martial artist, once summarized his approach to workouts: "I make my training so hard that it's impossible that the …

Vertical Solutions

The Axiom of the Small Edge, 11/04/05<p>From 1997 to 2003 I was addicted to optimal f.<p>Still, I spent 2003 studying money management and in 2005 came to …

Attention Prop Traders: The first half hour of trading predicts the last half hour...

Intraday Momentum: The First Half-Hour Return Predicts the Last Half-Hour Return<p>Gao, Han, and Zhou<br>• A version of the paper can be found here.<br>• Want a …

The Rage to Master

[dc]B[/dc]efore I was a trader, I was a musician. In my career as a musician, I discovered the value of teaching—that I enjoyed teaching, I was good …