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Steve Jobs Used These 3 Deceptively Simple Questions to Turn Apple into an Innovation Powerhouse

Why don't more bosses ask them?<p>Steve Jobs did many things to make himself successful. He trained his brain using this simple meditation technique. He immersed himself in these highly unusual books. He also listened to ten songs that inspired and motivated him.<p>Steve Jobs also helped thousands of …

Innovation

2 Perfect 9.5%+ Dividends To Buy In May

Almost every investor has a built-in bias that causes them to miss out on significant gains. It’s 100% predictable, easy for us to profit from and is running rampant in the markets today.<p>In just a few paragraphs, I’ll show you 2 funds that are perfectly positioned to profit from it, with one …

Investing

The 5 Habits That Can Add 12 Years or More To Your Life Have Just Been Revealed in a New Harvard Study

Data from tens of thousands of people revealed those that practice all 5 were 74% less likely to die than those that adopt none.<p>The blueprint for living a longer life has been confirmed in new research out today from Harvard University's T.H. Chan School of Public Health and the American Heart …

Holistic Medicine

Glowforge can print on wood, leather, and fabric objects

Glowforge today formally launched its line of 3D laser printers, allowing creators to print objects made from materials such as leather, wood, acrylic, paper, fabric, cardboard, metal, glass, ceramic, stone, laptops, and even chocolate.<p>It may seem like something out of science fiction. But …

Printing

Americans are avoiding romaine lettuce after an outbreak — and it reveals one of the most dangerous grocery-store habits

A CDC investigation is putting leafy greens under the microscope.<p>On Friday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommended that Americans avoid any form of romaine lettuce. According to the CDC, at least 53 people in 16 US states have been infected with E. coli after consuming romaine …

E.coli

Graphene 'a game-changer' in making building with concrete greener

The novel “supermaterial” graphene could hold the key to making one of the oldest building materials greener, new scientific research suggests.<p>Graphene has been incorporated into traditional concrete production by scientists at the University of Exeter, developing a composite material which is more …

Engineering

Here's why you should always check your hotel room for bedbugs, and how to do it

• <b>When you're traveling, the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) told INSIDER you should check for bedbugs everywhere you stay.</b>• <b><br>That's because</b> …

Google employees want to teach you to code for free with their latest app

A bunch of Google employees participating in the company’s Area 120 internal incubator have launched Grasshopper, a free mobile app for Android and iOS that teaches you the basics of programming.<p>It’s beautifully designed and is suitable for just about anyone who can be trusted to use a phone on …

Apps

This New Treatment Could Heal Tooth Cavities Without Any Fillings

It regrows the enamel itself.<p>Scientists have invented a new product that can encourage tooth enamel to grow back, which means we could finally have a …

The 5 Best Exercises For Burning Belly Fat

A flat belly is a badge of honour. It’s an outward sign that you keep fit and watch what you eat.<p>And beyond the vanity aspects, a more chiseled torso …

Workouts

Meet The Man Behind The Legendary Cannabis Extract Known As Rick Simpson Oil

Rick Simpson doesn’t live in North America anymore. This white haired, 68 year old retired machinist, who is at turns salty, opinionated, and polite, …

Need a Vacation? Here Are 3 Simple Steps to Make Your Next Trip Tax Deductible

We all love vacations and tax deductions. Just follow these three simple rules to combine them.<p>Don't get me wrong. I love vacations. I just don't find the time to take as many of them as I would like.<p>But if you travel for business and enjoy vacations, you might be in luck. You may be able to …

3 Simple Productivity Hacks That Will Rejuvenate Your Brain | Inc.com

At work today everyone is constantly connected and inundated with new information, leaving little time for rest or self-reflection. This constant connectivity gives the impression of constant productivity, but never stepping away means that the mind doesn't have time to properly think and refresh. …

Time Management

This site makes browsing Netflix simple again

Tired of spending more time trying to find something to watch on Netflix than actually watching stuff? Flixable aims to fix that.<p>We've all been there. You sit down for movie night, open Netflix and start looking for something to watch. And you keep looking. And keep looking. And you look until you …

Watchlist

10 Incredible Typography Artists You Should Know

Typography is everywhere. It’s found on street signs, in the subway, on posters, in magazines, and of course, the Internet. It may sound a little invasive, but most typefaces you see around you have been carefully designed with an aim to express a specific feeling, brand identity, or to help …

Typography

GOLDMAN SACHS: These 13 stocks will see profits explode higher in 2018

Earnings growth has been the undeniable backbone of the 8 1/2-year bull market. But it's not always easy to pick out the companies that are going to be the biggest contributors.<p>That rings especially true as we enter 2018, as analysts forecast that GOP tax reform will boost a wide range of sectors, …

Wall Street banks are booking big losses because of Trump's new tax rules — and they can be traced all the way back to the financial crisis

Like most businesses, banks should be pleased with President Donald Trump's new $1.5 trillion tax law. It will cut corporate tax rates to 21% from 35%.<p>Banks are expected to benefit even more than most companies because they tend to pay the full tax rate to begin with and because potential economic …

Prolific logo designer Ivan Chermayeff dies aged 85

New York-based graphic designer Ivan Chermayeff, whose iconic designs include logotypes for New York's MoMA and LA's MoCA museums, has died aged …

T. Rowe Price Insights - Five Retirement Success Steps Revealed

Saving for retirement represents an important long-term financial goal for most investors. Although your savings strategy will reflect your personal …

Apple Design Chief Jonathan Ive on the iPhone X: We Had to Solve ‘Extraordinarily Complex Problems’

Apple helped bring personal computers into the home with its early Macs, revolutionized the way we listen to music with the iPod, and put a …

10 Key Habits of World-Class Money Savers

Americans, in general, not only aren't good about saving money, but they're also actually fairly indifferent about being financially frugal. …

Personal Finance

Fears grow that popularity of ETFs is a ticking time bomb

It’s a claim that has been hotly disputed, but which is being more fiercely debated by the day: ETFs have gotten too big for their own good, making …

Remente is a feature-rich life coaching app that'll help you get your crap together

Remente recently released several new features for its personal development app. Until now it’s only been available on iOS and Android, but it’s also launched a web beta for premium users. One of the best digital life coaches available continues to get better.<p>Among the new features included in the …

Apps

The 7 best logos by design agencies in 2017

Many big brand logos are crafted in-house, and it’s often difficult to find out who worked on the design and what it involved.<p>But, of course, many …

Ask a Fool: How Could the Tax Reform Bill Affect Investment Income?

The current version of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act proposes a lot of changes to the tax code, but few that will matter when it comes to investing.<p>Q: …

Retirement

Detective by Charlie is an AI tool that's like having your own personal CIA

Imagine having a button that can instantly tell you (virtually) everything there is to know about something or someone. That, in a nutshell, is Detective by Charlie, which uses natural language processing (NLP) and AI to unearth and collate information about a particular subject in a couple of …

Employment

This is the only investment “rule” you really need to get richer

With stock indices way up for the year, including the Dow Jones Industrial Average — which topped 23,000 in mid-October 18 and seems to be chugging …

Investing

The Important Detail In Its Quarterly Report Amazon Glossed Over

A little over two months ago, yours truly pointed out how e-commerce giant Amazon.com (AMZN) was growing its liabilities in a way that didn't readily …

Investing

Let This CEF Pay You 7.3% On Your Cash

True portfolio optimization is an idea rather than a concrete reality. Many of us, me included, spend hundreds if not thousands of hours a year …

Investing

To Understand the Benefits of Tax Reform, Start by Understanding Apple's Taxes

At the risk of seeming immodest, I view myself as pretty knowledgeable on how businesses make money. After all, I earn a living explaining the …