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5 Investing Apps That Make Money Without You Thinking About It

It's time you got a rounding-up, socially responsible, Wall Street-occupying investment app.<p>Making money without thinking about it has never been …

Investing

He Owns Much of Ethiopia. The Saudis Won’t Say Where They’re Hiding Him.

He supplies coffee to Starbucks. He owns much of Ethiopia. And he is known as “Sheikh Mo” in the Clintons’ circle.<p>But the gilded life of Sheikh Mohammed Hussein Al Amoudi took a sharp turn in November. Sheikh Amoudi, the gregarious 71-year-old son of a Yemeni businessman and his Ethiopian wife, was …

Africa

Rhino is getting rid of security deposits for rental apartments

Arguably the most frustrating part of renting an apartment, especially in an expensive city like New York, is dealing with the security deposit. One startup wants to make renting easier by getting rid of security deposits, with a solution that is beneficial for both renters and landlords.<p>Here’s how …

I built my startup from 0 to 50 million visits every month. AMA!

Hi TIA Community!<p>I am Anisha Singh, founder and CEO at mydala.com, India’s largest coupon and discount marketing platform. My first professional …

Startups

9 things traders are watching before the market opens

• US Futures are rebounding strongly - gaining almost 1%. Most commodities are posting tentative gains. CNN Fear & Greed Index is at 7 - "Extreme Fear." Couple with TRIN and VIX backwardation reading yesterday, and we have a rebound pop this AM<br>• China futures limited up today - Shanghai biggest 1day …

Segafredo goes part-public in quest for cash

The world’s top coffee brands are consolidating and Italy’s Segafredo is no exception.<p>Its parent Massimo Zanetti Beverage Group is listing 35.6% of the coffeemaker on the market to raise 200 million euros for market expansion.<p>Italy’s leading coffeemaker will thus become the country’s first to enter …

How to Make Indian Fried Chicken

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Michelle Peters-Jones of The Tiffin Box shows us why it's time for Indian spicy fried chicken to take the spotlight.</i><p>Chicken 65 might have an …

Chili Powder

Hallucinogenic Ayahuasca Might Treat Depression

That’s a good trip<p>Deep in the Amazon basin, shaman prepare a natural tea called ayahuasca to bring its drinkers to hallucinogenic states of revelation. People come to the region from all over the world to take ayahuasca in order to make better contact with their emotions within or the spirits …

Depression

Why traveling in South America has given me a newfound respect for my parents

I check the clock for the third time in five minutes. It is now 11:40am, a good 40 minutes past the time we were expecting our transfer to …

Revealed: the far side of the moon - video

Nasa has released a video animation of the dark side of the moon. Scientists sifted through hundreds of terabytes of data from the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter to create the footage. The other side of the moon is shown to have less dark spots, called maria, that cover the side that faces Earth, and …

Astronomy

Scientists Want To Trick The Gut Into Burning Fat Without Food

Forget the so-called "miracle" diet pills that claim to rev up metabolism.<p>Slowly but surely, we're entering a new era of clinically tested drugs to combat obesity; most of the newest ones try to do that by suppressing appetite. And while no one's giving up on old-fashioned diet and exercise to help …

FDA

How the Chinese are turning human waste into ‘black gold’

Heinz-Peter Mang is obsessed with turning human waste into gold. As millions of Chinese move to cities, the German engineer is convinced the country …

Microsoft HoloLens: Hologram Demo Video

While Facebook has been spending Billions to capture and claim the limelight around a Virtual Reality based future, and Google turning off production …

Augmented Reality

When you wish upon a star: nuclear fusion and the promise of a brighter tomorrow

The countryside of Saint-Paul-lez-Durance in Provence is a serene terrain of thickly wooded hills. On chilly January mornings, the air becomes thick with mist and the sky glows red as the sun pokes up above the horizon at dawn. By mid-morning, that haze is usually gone, leaving behind a bright blue …

Nuclear Energy