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The Legal Issues You Need To Know If You’re Launching A Startup In 2017

A legal expert from the J+O Firm talks capital, patents, taxes, crowdfunding, and—oh yeah—remembering to form your company.<p>Thinking of finally launching that startup in this year? You’d be in for a ride even if the next 12 months weren’t shaping up to be as change-filled as it appears they might. …

Trump Administration

You Can't Understand 2008 Without Understanding the Eurodollar Market

If you want to understand the last decade (or three), and I mean really understand, there are very few places you can turn to. Since the panic in …

Leading People Too Smart to Be Led

An evolutionary geneticist, a professional gambler, and a business school professor walk into a bar. What might appear to be the start of a horribly nerdy joke is simply a scene that could happen any evening at the Santa Fe Institute (SFI) in Santa Fe, New Mexico. And it did recently when I visited …

Leadership

Olive Trees Indoors: Our Best Tips for Care & Growing

Given the current craze for houseplants, it's hard to imagine there's any un-trod territory there, and yet — I was totally surprised to realize that …

Plants

Inexpensive new solar still ups water purification efficiency

In areas where clean water isn't easily accessible, solar stills can help purify available water that might be dirty or salty. These devices absorb …

A 'visionary in global finance' had 2 simple ideas, and changed investing forever

(Vanguard founder John Bogle.Vanguard)<br>In 1974, John C. Bogle founded Vanguard Group, which transformed investing forever with the index fund.<p>The …

Investing

A top strategist explains who — if anyone — can threaten America's status as the global economic superpower

Viktor Shvets is Macquarie's head of global equity strategy and Asia-Pacific equity strategy.<p>We recently spoke with him about who, if anyone, can threaten the United States' status as the global economic superpower.<p>This is part three of a series. Part one was a discussion on the populism that's …

Economics

Are Kids Getting Too Many Vaccines?

Political leaders and parents have expressed concerns that young children are getting too many vaccines, often for diseases that aren’t raging …

Watch Out for These 10 Unicorns in 2017 | Inc.com

The elusive tech unicorn--a startup worth at least $1 billion--had a lackluster year in 2016 but may stage a comeback in 2017. According to CB Insights, only 42 companies joined the ranks of unicorns in 2016, down from 79 the year before. The number of tech IPOs in 2016 also sank to its lowest …

Startups

How to create your first mobile app?

Ideas for mobile apps have become extremely common among the average person. While ideas are plentiful, the ability to build and execute a launch is …

Apps

10 ways to save money shopping at Whole Foods

Whole Food Markets is known for its organic selections and carries some fairly expensive, higher-end products.<p>It's no wonder why many choose to shop elsewhere, but they are missing out.<p>By following a few simple tricks, you can score big deals and save money while shopping at Whole Foods.<p>1. Bring …

Personal Finance

How Small Actions Help You Take Control of Your Finances

Last year, I wanted to write a book. It seemed like an impossible task. But I figured, “if I can write a long blog post, I can surely write one …

Personal Finance

The 20-Minute Killer Pilates Sequence for a Crazy-Strong Core

Pilates is known for building a crazy-strong core, and since a strong core is the foundation for almost every bodyweight and strength exercise out …

Workouts

Worried About Screen Time? Don't Let Kids Go It Alone

There are more than 80,000 educational apps in Apple's app store. It seems like a great way to encourage brain development and make your little one the smartest baby genius. But just sticking a tablet in your kid's hands might not be as helpful.<p>Sure, use the app. But it's not a babysitter — you've …

Demonstration

10 Innovative Ways to Make $1 Million

Entrepreneurs are as varied as their ideas. Here are some unique ways that people have turned inspiration into $1 million.<p>The big caveat is that, like watching a stuntperson on TV, some of these feats are better watched than attempted. Many are risky or require a heck of a lot of luck.<p>That said, …

The Year's Top Stock Picker Didn't Follow the News

"We're not in the prediction business, particularly around politics and even around markets."<p>The No. 1 U.S. stock picker of 2016 paid scant professional attention to the biggest event of the year, the presidential campaign that led to the election of Donald Trump. He focused instead on finding …

Health Care

New Research on Plant Intelligence May Forever Change How You Think about Plants

The Intelligent Plant. That is the title of a recent article in The New Yorker — and new research is showing that plants have astounding abilities to …

Stocks as a Gift for Your Kids Could Pay Dividends

Are you searching for a gift for a young person in your life that will last a lot longer than the paper it’s wrapped in? Here’s a possible solution: …

Walt Disney Company

This mom had the perfect response to her kids asking about Santa

As a parent, you never know when is the right time to break the news about Santa Claus. Do you wait for your kid to ask about him? Do you wait for your kid to learn it from someone else? Once your kid reaches a certain age, do you divulge the truth?<p><b>Related: Children draw their Christmas lists</b><p>68 …

AOL

Paris makes all public transport free in battle against 'worst air pollution for 10 years'

Parisians can use public transport for free for the second day running due to a spike in air pollution and some cars have been barred from the …

New super batteries could charge phones in seconds and electric cars in minutes

A scientific breakthrough at the University of Surrey could completely change how we charge our devices. Researchers developed a new material that …

An Age-By-Age Guide to Teaching Your Children Financial Lessons

Kids are ready to learn about saving, spending, and more at fairly young ages—but they need your help to really understand. This graphic gives some …

Kids

Delete yourself from the internet by pressing this button

The internet can be a beautiful and horrible place at the same time. It’s weird, and sometimes you feel like you want to leave. Sadly, there’s no easy way out — or there wasn’t, until now.<p>Swedish developers Wille Dahlbo and Linus Unnebäck created Deseat.me, a web app that offers a way to wipe your …

15 Free E-Books That Will Help You Be a Better Entrepreneur | Inc.com

Whether you have only recently started entertaining the thought of striking out on your own or you've been an entrepreneur for a while, we can all agree on one thing, there is always more to learn. The other thing we can all agree on is that trying to find the information you need can be …

Small Business

What is Kodi and is it legal? A beginner's guide to the home media server

Whether you've only just begun the process of digitising your movie and music collection, or long since abandoned physical media, chances are you've …

Why do today’s parents find potty training so tough?

'I just hate it,” said my friend. “I’d rather clean festival Portaloos. Potty training is just… pants.” To be fair to her, she and her two-year-old son had just returned from a shopping expedition that led to the local supermarket being renamed “poo Tesco”.<p>Across the UK it seems that increasing …

The Boring-but-Beneficial Truth About Blue Chip Stocks

The Benefits of Owning Blue Chip Stocks<p>Investing in Profitable, Long-Established Companies Can Be a Lucrative Decision<p>Updated November 06, …

Investing

The Best Vanilla Cake (Soft and Buttery Vanilla Cake)

<b>If you’re looking for the BEST Vanilla Cake recipe for delightfully soft, buttery classic vanilla cakes then you’ve come to the right place! 🙂 I’ve</b> …

20 Plants That Improve Air Quality in Your Home

By Beth Greer<p>The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has been studying the effects of plants on air quality for about 20 years and …

'As': Barça already drawing up contract with Amazon

FC Barcelona and the internet commercial giant Amazon are preparing the details of a sponsorship contract that would tie the two parties together in …

Qatar Airways