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30 Under 30: The Young Tech Stars Turning Your Iphone Into Your Life's Remote Control

The 2015 Forbes 30 Under 30 Tech founders are on the move.<p>This year the most promising young entrepreneurs in consumer technology are out to mobilize your life—and make themselves millions in the process. Two-thirds of this year’s Under 30 class are building companies focused on helping you manage …

Data storage time increased x100 with quantum hard drive

Researchers at the Australian National University (ANU) and the University of Otago have achieved a major breakthrough, succeeding in improving …

5 Mistakes to Avoid in 2015

As I suggested before the holidays in <i>A Six-Point Checklist for a Profitable 2015</i>, taking time away from the markets is essential for the mental health of all investors and traders. It doesn’t matter whether you are a professional trader or a beginner, watching the markets 24/7 without a break will …

How Falling Oil Prices Will Impact Economy--And The Keystone Pipeline Debate

Falling oil prices may be a bonus for consumers. But it not such a blessing for those extracting oil and natural gas or constructing the pipelines to move those commodities. For producers, cheaper prices mean either less profits or even losses, which leads to a slower national economic expansion.<p>In …

Here's What 13 Top Wall Street Pros Are Predicting For Stocks In 2015

The S&P 500 closed the year at 2,058, above the year-end forecast of all but one strategist — FundStrat's Tom Lee.<p>For 2015, Wall Street sees stocks gaining some ground, but few strategists are calling for the fourth straight year of double-digit gains from stocks.<p>The average year-end target on the …

'Downton Abbey's' 5 great money lessons

It might sound odd to get money advice from "Downton Abbey," the popular TV show about aristocratic Brits in the early 20th Century.<p>As the Dowager Countess quips, "If I were to search for logic, I would not look for it among the English upper class."<p>But behind the dinner parties and grand gowns, …

Sell your pensions for cash in retirement, Steve Webb says

Pensions minister Steve Webb wants to extend freedoms announced in the Budget to give up to five million existing pensioners the chance to trade in their annuities for cash<p>Millions of retired workers would be given the power sell their pensions, under major plans to relax annuity rules being drawn …

20 Stocks For 2015

In this article, I use a three-step top-down approach. The first step is a macro analysis to determine how a significant fall in oil prices in a low …

Investing

Top links: Why oil prices keep falling

<i>A roundup of what The Globe and Mail's market strategist Scott Barlow is reading this morning on the World Wide Web.</i><p>We joke in the newsroom that the fastest way to kill traffic on the Globe Investor website is to write about Europe, but I think this era is at an end. The euro dropped to a four-year …

U.S. private-equity giant calls energy ‘fallout’ one of the best investing opportunities in years

NEW YORK — Three weeks after Chairman Steve Schwarzman said it’s going to be the best time in years to invest in energy, Blackstone Group LP is …

Oil & Gas Industry

US stocks end mixed as manufacturing growth slows

Shares rose in Asia on Friday after technology and consumer-focused stocks led an overnight rally on Wall Street, marking a dramatic end to the market's most volatile quarter in more than two years. Many regional markets were closed for Good Friday.<p>KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 index added 1.4 …

Russia's Economic Crisis: Can Putin Save Russia and Himself?

Runs on the bank. Hyperinflation. Russia's currency — the ruble — in free fall. It may sound like today’s Russia, but these were also the symptoms of its 1998 economic meltdown. That crisis eventually forced Russian President Boris Yeltsin out of power, and put Vladimir Putin, a shy and relatively …

13 DIY Decor Solutions That Will Make Your Life Easier

Laundry Rooms

Beijing and Moscow are rightly chastised for restricting their citizens’ online access – but it’s the US that is now even more aggressive in asserting its digital sovereignty<p>Recent reports that China has imposed further restrictions on Gmail, Google’s flagship email service, should not really come …

Privacy

How to Keep Your Portfolio on Track

Thirty-One Rules to Guide Your Investments This Year<p>Looking to improve your money management in 2015? Here are 31 rules for the financial road ahead. They’re excerpted from the “Jonathan Clements Money Guide 2015,” which covers financial topics from retirement to college funding to estate planning. …

Retirement

After finding the Higgs boson, the LHC has had a refit to enable it to operate at even greater extremes – and to solve more questions about the beginnings of the universe<p>There is no shortage of superlatives that can be applied to the Large Hadron Collider near Geneva, though many are strange and …

Physics

Where Big Data Jobs Will Be In 2015

Demand for Computer Systems Analysts with big data expertise increased 89.9% in the last twelve months , and 85.40% for Computer and Information Research Scientists.<p>Demand for Python programming expertise increased 96.9% in big-data related positions in the last twelve months.<p>These and other key …

Tech 2015: Deep Learning And Machine Intelligence Will Eat The World

Despite what Stephen Hawking or Elon Musk say, hostile Artificial Intelligence is not going to destroy the world anytime soon. What is certain to happen, however, is the continued ascent of the practical applications of AI, namely deep learning and machine intelligence. The word is spreading in all …

10 Surefire Ways To Build Your Wealth In 2015

<i>Be sure to check out the related story, 10 Surefire Ways To Boost Your Productivity in 2015.</i><p>A new year brings renewed energy to strive for one’s goals and dreams. And key to that pursuit is money.<p>Whether you’ve set your sights on launching a business, taking a trip to Patagonia, or buying a house, …