David Bulgarelli

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House of the Future Is Here Today, Generates Twice the Energy It Uses

Buildings can suck up a lot of energy. Etimates say that the nation's 114 million households and 4.7 million commercial buildings account for nearly …

Prefab Homes

How You Can Retire Early On $1 Million, Part 1

<i>A lot of people dream of hanging up on their working careers in their 50s. But what if you aren’t swimming in savings, and have, say, only $1 million. Only? While that kind of money sounds like a lot, when you depend on it to last you for decades, you run a big risk. AdviceIQ Network member Jeff</i> …

Retirement

India Has Some Utterly Jaw-Dropping Hotels

<b>Alyssa Bird for Architectural Digest.</b><p><i>(photo: Samode Hotels)</i><p>Many of India's architectural wonders -- palaces, forts, and noble houses -- have been transformed into magical boutique hotels, giving travelers a unique view into the country's past. These incredible properties are at the top of our …

19 reasons Detroit is the most underrated city in the US

1. We invented Techno.<p>Techno was invented in the suburbs of Detroit in the early 1980s. We celebrate this piece of music history with an annual …

Aretha Franklin

The Silly Politics Of Climate Change

A few weeks back, news of Florida Governor Rick Scott’s prohibition of the term “climate change” in his administration raised howls of criticism. It may have been wrong, in a state where the entire economy is on the beach, to insist that rising sea levels are “nuisance flooding”, but was it really …

The Single Worst Marketing Decision You Can Make

<i>This post has been excerpted from the best-seller</i> <i>Growth Hacker Marketing</i><i>. Starting immediately, author Ryan Holiday will be hosting an</i> <i>Ask Me Anything live on TNW Academy</i><i>.</i><p><i>Click the link to ask Ryan anything you want, and he’ll answer your questions in the afternoon EST on Thursday, April 2nd.</i><p><b>“Make</b> …

The Feedback Loop That Will Make America's Richest Cities Even Richer

Certain multisyllabic phrases—geographic sorting, economic agglomeration, cumulative advantage—are all fancy ways of saying smart young people move toward jobs and density.<p>This week, the Brookings Institution came out with a report on "job proximity"—that is, which cities have the largest and …

Demographics

The Most Popular U.S. Road Trips for Summer 2015

The calendar says it’s only two months until summer in the U.S. but passengers in the stream of cars hitting American interstates this year already …

How Being a Worrywart Helps at Work

Pessimism and Anxiety Can Improve Performance<p>By<p>Sue Shellenbarger<p>Sue Shellenbarger<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>Google+<p>Sue.Shellenbarger@wsj.com<p>Most people seek to project an upbeat, confident attitude on the job. But sometimes it is better to be a worrywart.<p>While ample research has documented the …

Computer Science

Science wouldn’t lie: You can bring a corpse to orgasm

<b>("Game of Thrones"/HBO)</b><p>The bizarre but true science, and other strange facts about sex<p>Anna Pulley<p>April 1, 2015 10:00am (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>Science has made many groundbreaking discoveries through research and experimentation (and sometimes guessing and getting lucky). …

University of Pennsylvania

10 Quickie Tips and Tricks To Massively Increase Your Blog Traffic

Blogging is not hard, keeping up is.<p>You can write anything, it’s your blog but when it comes to traffic, the ball moves to your audience’s court.<p>If …

Map: The salary you need to buy a home in 27 U.S. cities

<i>This post comes via Know More, Wonkblog's social media site.</i><p>Here’s definitive proof that San Francisco’s real estate market is insane. HSH.com, a mortgage research site, has estimated how much salary you need to earn to afford the principal, interest, taxes and insurance payments on a median-priced …

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In December 2013, President Obama gave a speech on economic mobility, in which he called income inequality and lack of upward mobility “the defining …

How Super Angel Chris Sacca Made Billions, Burned Bridges And Crafted The Best Seed Portfolio Ever

Between the parade of wet suits and abundant seafood and yoga joints, Manhattan Beach, just south of Los Angeles, tries to cling fast to its surf town roots. It’s a tough battle. Strolling the boardwalk, I pass beach volleyball gold medalist Kerri Walsh Jennings practicing spikes close by glitzy …