Doug Roylance

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How these fund managers have beaten the market for 25 years

Managers can get lucky - but surely not for 25 years. Meet the investors who have stayed ahead of the market for a quarter of a century<p>While the world was a very different place in 1990, some things were the same then as they are now.<p>A quarter of a century ago, as news rolled in of the release of …

Shares guru Jim Slater: eight books that will make you a better investor

Whether you are experienced in the workings of the financial markets or have no finance background at all there's a title out there to suit you<p>When I am asked if I can recommend clear and easy-to-read primers on investment, there are two books that spring instantly to mind. Both of them should be …

5 Stocks Under $10 Actually Worth Buying

Even though these stocks are cheap, they could still make excellent long-term investments.<p>Many low-priced stocks are that way for a reason and should …

WP Ultimate Social – The Only Social Media WordPress Plugin You Ever Need

Not very long ago and not many years ago Social media made its appearance. But nowadays millions of people are connected online to their social media …

Social Media

FireChat will become a totally free mobile carrier

The creator of a popular free smartphone messaging app, which doesn't need a network signal and can't be blocked by governments, says he plans to …

Today's stock-market bubble is bigger than the dot-com boom

A bubble occurs naturally when market forces converge. Trends come together and make the markets so hot that everyone starts piling in.<p>But it's one thing when investors speculate on the fundamentals such as demographics, rising technology, and falling interest rates. For example, as in 1925 to 1929 …

No Solar Panels Required With SunPort

SunPort will soon be coming to an electrical plug near you. The device solar-powers anything you plug in.Question is this: how do you get solar power …

Solar Power

Run Android apps on Windows 7, Windows 8 with AMIDuOS

The idea to run Android apps on other platforms is nothing new. We said it may be possible by running an emulator on Windows Phone. Last year, …

Food For Thought: How A $300 Hobby Saves Me $24K A Year

<i>This post originally appeared on LearnVest.</i><p><i>In our Money Mic series, we hand over the podium to people with controversial views about money. These are their views, not ours, but we welcome your responses.</i><p><i>Today, one man shares how he went from being an organic grocery store shopper to a gardener who</i> …

Gardening

Public Domain Project Offers Tons of Copyright-free Media to Use in Class

January 28, 2015 <br>Public Domain Project is a new website that provides tons of copyright-free historical media files and cultural artifacts that you …

Winston Churchill

Roundup Of Cloud Computing Forecasts And Market Estimates, 2015

Global SaaS software revenues are forecasted to reach $106B in 2016, increasing 21% over projected 2015 spending levels. A Goldman Sachs study published this month projects that spending on cloud computing infrastructure and platforms will grow at a 30% CAGR from 2013 through 2018 compared with 5% …

SaaS

The Secret to Dropping More than 30 Pounds Fast

It's no secret that muscle is more metabolically active than fat, so by having more lean muscle on your skeleton, you'll burn more calories even at rest. Fortunately, Darden says he discovered a super-efficient way to build muscle while losing weight: It's called "negative training," and Darden …

The 100 best Android apps turn your phone into a jack-of-all-trades

Best Android Apps: News<p>NYTimes<p>One of America’s most hallowed publications also has one of the best news apps. The NYTimes app arranges the …

60 of the Best Android Apps Launched in 2014

Android really came into its own in 2014, with the Material Design language, several great devices, and most importantly, scores of brilliant apps for the platform.<p>Here are our favorites that launched this year. You can view all 60 on one (very long) page here.<p>Photos and Video<p>Dropbox’s clever …

Best Advice I Ever Got: Trust in the Process of Failure and Learning | Inc.com

<i>Originally from Bristol, UK, Kiran Panesar began programming in his early teens with a focus on developing iOS apps. At the age of 18, Kiran co-founded MobileX Labs, an app solutions company. Kiran was recently granted an O-1A work visa, which is reserved for people with truly extraordinary ability</i> …

Self-improvement

The 21 Best Android Apps You Should Download Right Now

Whether you're a smartphone novice or a master of custom ROMs, these are the apps that every Android user needs to check out.<p>Whether you're a smartphone novice or a master of custom ROMs, these are the apps that every Android user needs to check out.

Apps

Get More Energy In 3 Minutes: The Brain-Based Way

Do you want more energy? We all have 24 hours in a day and people, places, projects that need our attention.<p>While we may not be able to eliminate our entire list of responsibilities, we can monitor our energy. Like hours in a day, our energy seems finite – but it doesn’t have to be that way. We are …

Facebook Marketing: What is working on Facebook right now?

https://www.tabsite.com/blog/facebook-marketing-what-is-working-on-facebook-right-now/?utm_source=Social&utm_medium=Post&utm_campaign=SocialMediaExami …

Top 25 Business Podcasts for Entrepreneurs

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In 2014, podcasts have resurfaced as a fantastic learning and marketing tool. Podcasts allow experts to bring a variety of ideas and perspectives to the table - plus their format makes them easy to produce and listen to. Podcasts make …

18 Effective Social-Media Tools That Will Save You Time

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Most small businesses juggle several social media accounts at once, and with great difficulty.<p>Thankfully, web developers have come to the rescue with a myriad of applications to maximize the social-media experience across all platforms. …

Designing for Large Screen Smartphones

As smartphones continue to get larger but our hands don’t, what kinds of design solutions can ensure mobile interactions remain comfortable, quick, …

UI Design

Apple Pay Partner Stripe Valued at $3.5 Billion in New Funding

Stripe Inc. has raised $70 million in a financing round that values the digital-payments startup at $3.5 billion.<p>The funding is from new and existing …

The 10 Biggest Fitness Myths

Chances are some bogus training advice has wormed its way into your fitness regimen. Time to root it out. Here are the ten performance myths holding you back, from pre-race stretching to the evils of high-fructose corn syrup. Plus: Three truisms that are still up for debate.<p>Myth #1: Stretching …

Exercise

IDC: Top 10 Technology Predictions For 2015

IDC issued today its top 10 predictions for 2015. In a webcast (and accompanying report), IDC’s Frank Gens advised companies in <i>all</i> industries to “Amazon” themselves, but also predicted that the best job of “Amazoning” will be done by Amazon itself.<p>All innovation today is Amazon-style innovation: at …

7 Ways To Have the Best Quickie Ever

<b>Use Lube</b><br>"With quickies, women's bodies often don't have adequate time to 'warm up,'" says sex researcher Debby Herbenick, Ph.D., author of <i>Sex Made Easy</i>. So give yourself a kick start with a little lube before you get going. Plus, feeling physically turned on will give you a mental boost almost …

3 Easy Facebook Marketing Tips

Oh, the horror. Facebook is changing the way its newsfeed works. If you’re already feeling the pinch: you’re not getting the results from Facebook …

15 Usability Tips to Design a Highly Impressive Website

HTML5, Tips, Trends, Web Design<p>A+ A-<p>Email Print<p>http://www.fromdev.com/2014/08/Usability-Tips-Design-Website.html?m=0<p>Web design changes faster than …

10 Leadership Steps To Transform Your Customer Experience Culture (And Day To Day Customer Service)

ByHere are 10 things that are important to get right as a leader if you’re intent on transforming your customer experience and the culture that supports and sustains it.<p><b>1. Stand For The Right Thing.</b> Does every employee know what your company stands for? Make sure your organizing principle is …