Douglas Reichardt

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A 17-Year-Old Invented This Smart Device That Makes Clean Water And Power At The Same Time

The H2Pro turns dirty water and sunlight to clean water and power. What were you doing when you were 17?<p>Around the world, many of the 783 million people who don’t have clean drinking water also don’t have access to electricity. A new design from an Australian high school student aims to solve both …

Why saying no gets you ahead

Everyone knows the adage: good fences make good neighbors. Basically, it means to set firm boundaries. By setting boundaries, we find the freedom to …

Here's The Huge Mistake 42% Of US Employees Make

Well, maybe not.<p>Taking time off actually makes employees more productive, according to a 2014 study by Oxford Economics. "Paid time off leads to productivity gains as workers report returning to work refreshed and with a better attitude," it says.<p>And yet, 42% of Americans only used part of their …

Employment

Sorry, Wall Street. Paying Young Bankers More Won’t Make You Cool Again.

In news that is sure to stir hearts across the country, Goldman Sachs has decided to give a $15,000 annual raise to next year’s class of analysts …

The Decline and Fall of Fund Managers

Active fund management is outmoded, and a lot of stock pickers are going to have to find something else to do for a living.<p>The debate about whether you should hire an “active” fund manager who tries to beat the market by buying the best stocks and avoiding the worst—or a “passive” index fund that …

Microsoft Has Nearly $93 Billion In Overseas Cash, And It's Reduced Its Tax Bill By Almost $30 Billion

In its latest regulatory filing, the software giant said it has now stockpiled $92.9 billion offshore and that this money could have cost the company $29.6 billion in taxes, but didn't.<p>That compares to $76.4 billion from the previous year, worth an estimated tax bill of $24.4 billion, according to …

Finance

Make millions off your business before others do

Longtime friends Khat Rabbani and Ashley Williams began selling hair extensions out of their cars in 2011, with no idea how far their initial $2,000 …

Small Business

Ducati Monster 821 Motorcycle

Never inclined to let things go stale, Ducati has issued a new, lightweight addition to their line of Monster bikes — the Ducati Monster 821 …

Motorcycles

Harley-Davidson Livewire Electric Motorcycle

It's okay. Re-read the headline. We'll wait. Yes, it's true: the American brand most associated with disturbingly loud two-wheeled vehicles is making …

Motorcycles

Brasse 31BLK Kawasaki Ninja Mod Kit

The Kawasaki Ninja250 is a fine bike all on its own, but if you yearn for something a bit more unique, this Brasse 31BLK Kawasaki Ninja Mod Kit …

Motorcycles

Minuum bends its way onto the Moto 360

The company trying to put a keyboard everywhere you look is t it again. Minuum, who have dedicated themselves to being on every platform possible, …

Wearable Tech

Withings New Smartwatch Looks Good Playing Dumb

Here’s a curveball for you: Withings, which is an excellent fitness-based electronics company with all kinds of fun products like trackers and smart scales, has just bested all the smartwatch makers out there with the new Activité watch.<p>At first glance, it looks like any other old analog watch. It …

BMW checks bumpers with the wave of a hand

Quality control is a vital part of modern manufacturing. Not only does it decrease the chances of a dissatisfied customer, but it reduces waste and, …

Workstations

Moto 360 Smartwatch Minuum Keyboard App Under Development

Minuum the maker of digital keyboards for smartphones, Google Glass and other electronic devices, has today announced they are currently developing a …

Gear & Gadgets

New Google Glass Will Ship With 2GB Of RAM

Google has announced that it is updating the hardware on its Google Glass devices, and the latest version of Google Glass will now start shipping …

Google Glass

Toyota Hydrogen Powered Car To Compete Directly With Tesla (video)

Toyota has today taken the wraps off the exterior design and styling of its new Toyota hydrogen powered car, that will be launching in Japan before …

Alternative Fuel

Nissan Concept 2020 Vision Gran Turismo To Debut At Goodwood Festival Of Speed

Nissan has announced that the Nissan Concept 2020 Vision Gran Turismo will bee shown off at the Goodwood Festival of Speed this week.<p>Nissan will …

Sports Cars

Jaguar F-Type Project 7

There are few things in the world of motoring that bring about quite as much joy as a great concept turned production vehicle — and few are as …

Jaguar Cars

Ariel Ace Motorcycle

Building on the success of their racing-focused Atom, the chaps at Ariel have turned their attention to the two-wheel market. The Ariel Ace …

Motorcycles