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DJI's new Mavic Air might've finally convinced me to get a drone

I have a secret to confess: I don’t care all that much about drones. The tech behind them is cool and all, and I appreciate the beautiful images they help create, but I’ve never been particularly tempted to <i>own</i> one. Tech’s favorite flying toys just never really hit that sweet spot of price, …

Benjamin Franklin built his character around 13 virtues — and following his weekly plan could change your life

<b>• Founding father Benjamin Franklin sought to live his life based on 13 virtues.</b><p><b>• He even kept a chart to record which virtues he was actually living by on a weekly basis.</b><p><b>• Tracking and reflecting on these traits could help you lead a more virtuous life.</b><p>Benjamin Franklin was born in 1706 into a …

The Basics of Blockchain Technology, Explained in Plain English

Anything and everything you need to know about what makes blockchain technology tick.<p>Historically, no asset has been a greater source of wealth …

34 tools that let you make the most of your MacOS

A few months ago, Ask Product Hunt launched, a community-powered product search engine. The idea was simple: Ask your product discovery questions on Product Hunt, and the community chimes in with their recommendations.<p>To date, more than 2,300 questions have been submitted, with one of the most …

20 Great Scifi Movies You May Have Missed in 2017 (But Shouldn't Have)

If nothing else, 2017 has been a truly great year for science fiction and fantasy films. While many have been major motion pictures that no one could …

Why the iPhone 8 Plus is a better camera than a real camera

I never thought that it would happen. And then it did.<p>On a recent two-week vacation to Japan (my first time, and, yes, it was amazing if you must …

Here's exactly how much faster the iPhone 8 charges versus the iPhone 7

In a first for iPhones, Apple says the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus can "fast charge" from 0 to 50 percent in 30 minutes. That is, as long as you have a …

We asked dozens of young bankers to name their biggest Wall Street concern — and one answer came up over and over

Business Insider recently compiled a list of the top talent on Wall Street age 35 and under, interviewing dozens of bankers, asset managers, and traders in the process.<p>We asked the crop of dealmaker candidates making waves in investment banks and private-equity shops the same question: What's your …

One Bitcoin is now worth more than $5,000

It has happened: A single Bitcoin, the same digital cryptocoin that you could've bought for a couple of cents less than a decade ago, is now worth …

Cryptocurrency

Investing For Beginners: Four Smart Ways to Invest Your Money

You may think that you have to be rich in order to begin investing funds, but the truth is that with as little as 50 dollars you can begin putting money into investments that will get you a return. Not all investors place their money in the stock market. There are countless ways to invest money …

50 Quotes With the Power to Motivate You to Do Anything

There’s no denying the fact that entrepreneurs need a daily dose of motivation. One of the best ways to lift your spirit is by reading quotes that tug at heartstrings and stimulate our minds.<p>As I'm living the entrepreneur dream and working my 10-13 hours a day, I am in constant need of motivation. …

Reimagining the ecosystem for identity verification

Dylan Casey Contributor<p>Dylan Casey is VP of Product Management at Yahoo.<p>What’s in a name? When it comes in the form of a password, everything. The password has long been the safeguard — and in many cases, the only one — to protect our online identity.<p>With increased mobility, and our need to stay …

The reality of VR porn

Tech and porn are intimately connected. The porn industry has been an early adopter of new tech time and time again, and virtual reality is just the latest tech star the industry wants to get into bed with.<p>Investment bank and asset management firm Piper Jaffray estimates that by 2025 porn will be …

After nearly two years, NASA regains contact with lost spacecraft

After attempting to regain contact for nearly two years, NASA has finally reestablished communications with the sun-studying satellite, STEREO-B. At 6:27 p.m. ET, NASA received a downlink signal from the spacecraft using the ground-based communication antennas in the Deep Space Network.<p>STEREO-B is …

Crunch Report | Kobe Bryant gets into the VC game

<b>Today’s Stories</b><p>Happy 25th birthday, Linux<br>• Apple acquired Gliimpse, a personal health data startup<br>• Media.net acquired for $900M in mega ad-tech deal<br>• Kobe Bryant is launching a $100 million investment fund<br>• Android Nougat comes out of beta<p><b>Credits</b><p><b>Written by:</b> Tito Hamze, John Mannes <b><br>Hosted and edited by:</b> …

15 Reasons We Should All Move To New Zealand If Donald Trump Becomes President

This place is truly magical. ✨<p>If there was ever a time to move to New Zealand, then November might be it. Supreme Court Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg recently joked about moving to the island nation if Donald Trump is elected president. We have to say ― that’s not a bad idea.<p>New Zealand is …

Forget Uber—Airbus Is Developing a Flying Driverless Taxi You Can Hail Via App

The company plans to begin trials next year and bring the technology to the marketplace within the next decade<p>Imagine a form of transportation that blends the ride-hailing capabilities of an Uber with the transportation freedom of a helicopter. Because that’s what executives at Airbus are trying to …

National University of Singapore

7 Epic Podcasts Every Entrepreneur Should Listen To

As an entrepreneur, you should be constantly putting in the research to track the activity of your competitors, understand your audience, and keep …

Microsoft's very first Surface was this largely forgotten coffee table sized-tablet that Bill Gates loved

The idea for that original Surface had been kicking around in Microsoft's research group since the early 2000s, when Stevie Bathiche, now a Microsoft distinguished scientist, and his colleagues brought a killer idea for a new table-based interface straight to Bill Gates.<p>The Surface got its name …

How Much Protein You Need After a Workout

Top 10 Chinese cities with best investment climate[1]

The urban investment environment, or all the support the city can provide to investors, may help the city attract more investment.<p>The China Institute …

How to Keep a Productivity Journal that Helps You to Improve

Currently, I am working on a course; it is about the strategy to increase productivity. The idea of this course is to develop your daily productivity …

How Much Money Would You Need to Retire Right Now?

*Assuming you're debt-free, really good at investing, and don't mind living like a monk.<p>At some point, we've all fantasized about quitting our jobs to do whatever we want until we die. I've asked myself a lot, "How much money would I have to save to do that<i>right now</i>?" The answer is actually kind of …

China just opened the world’s longest glass bridge in Zhangjiajie Grand Canyon

Don’t you dare look down. Unless you have a stomach of steel, which might make your internal organ seem like a stronger structure than the brand new …

Grand Canyon

Comcast's 'Gigabit' is twice as expensive in non-Google Fiber markets

If you live in a non-Google Fiber market, you’re paying too much for Comcast’s ‘Gigabit’ internet.<p>Google Fiber is already in select locations in Atlanta. It’s coming soon to Nashville. In both of these markets, Comcast’s competing service, Gigabit, is priced at $70 a month with a three-year …