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Fan made Star Wars Battlefront III gets go ahead from Valve, will launch for free on Steam

EA’s Star Wars Battlefront may have shifted some serious units when it hit the shelves last winter, but it appears fan-made project Galaxy In Turmoil …

Here's Why Bank of America's Stock Has a Lot of Room to Run

<b>Bank of America</b>'s stock has climbed consistently over the last few weeks, but it's my opinion that it still has a lot of room to run. You can see this by tracing through its current valuation, improving profitability, and the impact of higher interest rates on both.<p>It's important to recognize that …

Earth - Why is there something rather than nothing?

People have wrestled with the mystery of why the universe exists for thousands of years. Pretty much every ancient culture came up with its own creation story - most of them leaving the matter in the hands of the gods - and philosophers have written reams on the subject. But science has had little …

Dark Matter

Lululemon founder reveals he's made a fortune investing in Nike and Under Armour

He recently wrote an open letter to shareholders, since he wasn't permitted to speak out at a board meeting, saying that the company has "lost its way."<p>He said that Lululemon "cannot continue to cede the market opportunity we created to Under Armour and Nike."<p>Meanwhile, Wilson told Business Insider …

China could be about to plunge us all into a world of pain

The Chinese yuan has weakened against the dollar at its most rapid rate since last August, when Chinese officials devalued the currency.<p>This move is also a throwback to a scary recent time — the turmoil at the beginning of this year after the Fed's first rate hike since going to zero in December …

17 budgeting mistakes you're making

Making these budgeting mistakes may cause your budget to become out-of-date or ineffective. Take a look at what they are.<p>Budgeting can provide an …

Rise Of Automated Trading: Machines Trading S&P 500

More than 60 percent of trading activities with different assets rely on automated trading and machine learning instead of human traders. Today, …

Machine Learning

Home Depot Inc Has the Secret to Retail Success

With this quarter's retail earnings season finally coming to a close, it's clear who the winners and losers are. Department stores, apparel, and electronics are suffering, while home improvement is shining.<p>There's no better example of this growing bifurcation than<b>Home Depot</b> -- the retailer has …

Alternative stock exchange promotes both profit and social impact

The Social Stock Exchange (SSX) wants to bring impact investing – investments which have a social or environmental benefit while also making money – to everyday, individual investors.<p>SSX is targeting both retail and institutional investors. The more people it can get involved in the social …

Business Development

Dear Washington: This Is What American Voters Are Trying to Tell You

If the presidential primary season has made anything clear, it’s that many American voters are concerned about the power that multinational …

<b>Exclusive:</b> 2001 intervention adds to evidence that oil company was aware of the science and its implications for government policy and the energy industry<p>ExxonMobil moved to squash a well-established congressional lecture series on climate science just nine days after the presidential inauguration …

Oil & Gas Industry

These Inventors Just Won $1 Million for Creating a Really Smart Toothbrush

Tooth decay is the most common chronic childhood disease. It’s five times more common than asthma and four times more common than early childhood …

Netflix touts Disney partnership to remind U.S. subscribers it still has movies

In the midst of a quest to become an international video streaming success, Netflix has been drawing criticism from core, U.S. customers who say its film and TV library — beyond original series and films — isn’t robust enough to whet their viewing appetites.<p>Today, Netflix made an announcement …

Televisions

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7 ways to increase your credit score fast

Is your credit score lower than you'd like it to be? Check out this article to find out 7 ways to increase your credit score, and fast!<p>Building a …

Fidelity Makes Big Change to Win Over More Index Investing Fans

If you can't beat 'em, join 'em.<p>Fidelity Investments wants to court index investors.<p>The Boston investment giant — long known for its stable of star …

This Startup Wants to Build a 2000-hp Turbine-Powered Hybrid Big Rig

Nikola Motor Company's all-wheel-drive electric big rig concept has a natural gas turbine generator inside its wild bodywork. And that's just the start of the craziness.<p>A quick glance at the spec sheet of the Nikola One reads like a vaporware hypercar startup: An all-wheel-drive electric screamer …

Filed patents show the British engineering firm may use solid-state batteries that could stretch electric car’s range to hundreds of miles and increase safety<p>Dyson could become the next Tesla motors as it develops a new electric car, according to a leading industry expert. Filed patents show the …

Electric Vehicles

Nissan wants you to know Tesla doesn't have a lock on 'sustainable transport'

LONDON — Nissan threw an incredibly lavish event this week, 180 meters above the streets of London at the top of the city’s Gherkin building.<p>Under …

Electric Vehicles

With Hydrogen, Toyota Aims To Reclaim The Green Image Stolen By Tesla

At a swanky Tokyo hotel in 1997, as birds flitted across the sky on giant video screens, Toyota Motor introduced the Prius to the world. It wasn’t exactly sexy: a funny-looking compact sedan with itty-bitty wheels and a sloping nose. But under the hood was something new: a 1.5-liter four-cylinder …

Alternative Fuel

The best houseplants to clean the air in your home, as recommended by NASA

Easy to care for, resilient, and a quick way to inject some nature into your living room - no wonder houseplants have recently made a comeback. But did you know they also clean the air in your home? A NASA study found that a plethora of plants neutralise the chemicals found in furniture, household …

4 things you never knew about credit scores

Learn the basics of credit scores, plus 4 other useful facts that our contributors want you to know.<p>There are certain things most people know about …

How To Buy A Car: Start With Some Patience

By my count I have helped some 58 friends (including many colleagues in public radio) buy a car. That's sort of funny, considering I didn't buy a car until I was 37 years old and began reporting on the auto industry for NPR.<p>On Saturdays over the last few years, I have gotten phone calls from …

Jamba Juice Flees High-Cost California for Texas

Jamba Juice thinks the rent is too damn high.<p>The California-based smoothie retailer announced on Wednesday that it is relocating its headquarters to …

Reading with intention can change your life

A random sampling of the world’s most successful people will show one common trait: a love of reading. Reading is the easiest way to continue the learning process, increase empathy, boost creativity, and even just unwind from a long day. But books can also change the way we think and live.<p>Warren …

Appliance Science: How solar panels convert light into electricity

It sounds like magic: capturing energy from the sun and converting it into electricity to run your toaster. It's science, not magic, though. Solar panels use a curious bit of science called the photovoltaic effect to convert one form of energy into another. Here's how solar panels harvest light, …

Clean Energy

ASK A FINANCIAL PLANNER: 'What's the difference between an ETF and index fund?'

<i>What's the difference between an ETF and index fund, and which is better?</i><p>Great question. Before I delve into the specifics, let me give a little context as to why both can be good additions to an investment portfolio.<p>Two of the things that can help your investments weather a tough economy are time …

Sports Authority To Be Liquidated

It could be time to say goodbye to Sports Authority. The sporting goods retailer has chosen to sell off its assets, ending a quest to reorganize under Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.<p>Sports Authority notified the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Wilmington, Del., earlier this week that the company would …

Wilmington

Why Digital Money Hasn’t Killed Cash

Never has it been easier to spend your money, if you should happen to have some. The press of a button, the swipe of a card, or the wave of a phone, and it’s done. Transferring it to Panama is no problem if you are not too persnickety about the legalities. Asking for it from friends (once a fraught …