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Free movies and TV shows on Roku are now even easier to find

Do you consider it worth watching a few ads in exchange for streaming some free shows? Do you own a Roku? If you answered "yes" to both, keep reading.<p>Rolling out to Roku devices in the coming weeks is a new menu item, prominently placed right below "Home" and above "My Feed" on Roku's main …

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As China's second quarter GDP growth looks set to cool, trade battle looms as biggest risk

BEIJING (Reuters) - China is expected to report a modest slowdown in second-quarter economic growth on Monday, as the government's efforts to tackle debt risks crimp activity and a trade war with the United States threatens exports.<p>Analysts polled by Reuters expect gross domestic product (GDP) to …

Bank of China

How to Apply and Optimize Your Algorithm When You're Ready to Run With AI

Follow a tried-and-true implementation methodology of purposeful, simple and tested engineering, such as Lean AI, to unlock AI's true potential.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Amazon’s recently launched SageMaker artificial intelligence service is an exciting new …

The Subject Line of Your Email: Use It Wisely and Avoid These 3 Mistakes

Your email's subject line can be your best friend or your worst enemy.<p>The subject of your email is perhaps the most important few words in the entire email. It is the first impression, it is your tagline, it is the reason the recipient will, or will not open it. The purpose of the subject line is …

Best Practices for Finding Cyber Threats and Vulnerabilities

Last year’s (Not)Petya ransomware attack had a significant impact on Danish shipping giant A.P. Moller-Maersk. In this incident, several port …

Nerf’s new Laser Ops Pro system brings laser tag into the 21st century w/ AR, more

Nerf was one of my favorite pastimes as a child. Running around the yard with blasters and pockets full of darts while wearing vests that they stuck to will forever be ingrained in my mind as wonderful memories. Another great experience I had as a kid was laser tag. Though systems were generally …

Two Zero-Day Exploits Found After Someone Uploaded 'Unarmed' PoC to VirusTotal

Security researchers at Microsoft have unveiled details of two critical and important zero-day vulnerabilities that had recently been discovered …

8 Jobs That Will Be Replaced by Robots Soon

The fear of machines taking our jobs dates back hundreds of years, to the Luddites of England, who fought mechanical weaving tools in the early 19th …

US hypocrisy on human rights exposed

Here are the main points from a scathing document issued in April 2018 titled <i>Human Rights Record of the United States in 2017</i>. While the report is …

Why You Must Break The Rules To Achieve Mega Success

Breaking the rules separates the dreamers from the doers.<p>People who are good at what they do almost never achieve mega success. Mega success is reserved for the great only.<p>There is no one-size-fits-all path for mega success.<p>Aside from courage and capability, only one other trait is necessary for …

Box Office: 'Incredibles 2' Superhero Fatigues To Record-Crushing $183M Weekend

The running joke headline aside, I’d argue that part of the appeal of <i>Incredibles 2</i> is that it is a hybrid of the two most popular kinds of wide releases right now. It’s a high-quality superhero movie for kids and adults. It’s a high-quality animated film aimed at kids and adults. It’s also prime …

How To Transform Marketing Into A Revenue-Generating Accountability Function

“It’s a wonderful time to be a CMO in the B2B world,” suggested Margaret Molloy, in a recent Forbes article. The role is rapidly changing and those marketers who can lead the change are poised to have significant impact. Prior to joining Optanix as CMO, Melissa Puls, as CMO of Progress, helped …

Business Development

Kawhi Leonard wants trade from Spurs, reports say, and Lakers are his top choice

The superstar wants to leave the Spurs amid an 'uncomfortable' situation, though reportedly hasn't told the team directly yet<p>Kawhi Leonard wants to …

10 royal residences that are far more extravagant than Buckingham Palace

Buckingham Palace may be the most well-known royal residence in the world, but it is far from the most opulent. The current home of <b>Queen Elizabeth II</b>, originally known as Buckingham House, has 775 rooms, lush gardens, historic sculptures, and an iconic balcony—where crowds witnessed <b>Princess Diana</b> …

Buckingham Palace

5 unconventional things I did to grow my business

When someone says they're a life coach, they probably fall into one of two boxes. They're either leveraged and running an online, scalable component to their business, or they're struggling to find 1:1 clients (hey — it's hard out there).<p>Like most industries, there's a lot of noise in the coaching …

Entrepreneurship

Natural Wonders

SI Swimsuit certainly saved the best for last when it comes to the 2013 issue. While the majority of the magazine was dedicated to the supermodels …

7 Little White Lies That Can Save You Money

Sometimes you have to fudge the truth a bit to get out of spending money. There are so many demands on our finances that it helps to get creative in …

Personal Finance

The Veterans Pension Benefit: What It Is and How to Get It

If you served our country, here's what you need to know.<p>On Memorial Day, we honor those who gave their lives for our country, and we also recognize …

Veterans

The 4 Steps You Must Complete Before You Can Seriously Improve Your Speed

It is interesting how instantaneous everything is in our current society. If you want a burger, just pull up GrubHub. Need internet? It's only a …

Tip: Next Level Push-Ups

This advanced style of push-up is not only a great upper-body builder, it's a good alternative to use when your shoulders are acting up.<p>When your …

What It's Really Like Being on a Home Improvement Show

To your average homeowner watching HGTV, the idea of <i>Fixer Upper</i> hosts Chip and Joanna Gaines or some other home improvement hero waving a magic …

Meet the Student Who Got Into All 20 Top Colleges He Applied To. Here's How He Did It

"I got nervous, because I don't think anyone ever wants to be rejected."<p>It's the time of year when the nation's top colleges are letting applicants know once and for all whether they've been admitted. A lot of students are probably hoping against hope for just one top choice. But one Texas high …

Scientists secretly believe we're all going to die soon - retired professor

We're all going to die - that's a fact.<p>But even Millennials should be preparing to meet their maker, if American scientist Guy McPherson is to be …

Smartphones horrified me as a new parent — here's why I stopped worrying and learned to embrace kids' tech-filled futures

My smartphone's screen fades to black, closing a magic portal to a realm of singing and dancing beasts. "EHMAAA! EHMAAA!" screams my 21-month-old daughter, angling for her third or fourth YouTube video of Elmo, the red and cuddly high-pitched monster of "Sesame Street."<p>Elmo is found everywhere in …

The 8 minute workout that will work your total body

The 8 minute workout that will work your total body<p>When you’re pushing your muscles to their limits, an 8 minute workout is PLENTY long enough to log …

Mnuchin ‘Hopeful’ Truce Can Be Reached With China on Trade

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said he’s optimistic the U.S. can reach an agreement with China that will avert the need for President Donald Trump …

The 30 Sexiest Movies Ever Made

Sex, when depicted in film, can be at times awkward, weird, scary, or downright funny—but in the hands of the right director, it can be all of those …

7 Toxic Thinking Mistakes That Will Keep You From Being Mentally Strong

Changing the way you think will change your entire life.<p>Just because you think something doesn't make it true. Yet, you likely believe your brain when it casts doubt on your abilities or when it tells you that people don't like you even though there's little evidence supporting such statements.<p>In …