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7 Personal Finance Tips From Warren Buffett

Here are some of my favorite words of wisdom from the Oracle of Omaha.<p>Warren Buffett is generally considered to be the best long-term investor of all …

Investing

This concept from Zen Buddhism will help you let go of beliefs that are holding you back

A buddhist statue. Reuters/Rupak De Chowdhuri<p>I played baseball for 17 years of my life. During that time, I had many different coaches and I began to notice repeating patterns among them. <br>Coaches tend to come up through a certain system. New coaches will often land their first job as an assistant …

Self-improvement

4 Secrets to Being More Persuasive, Backed by Research

1) Give One Reason, Not 10<p>Via Brain Candy: Science, Paradoxes, Puzzles, Logic, and Illogic to Nourish Your Neurons:<p>At a Kinko’s, a customer asked to …

Puzzles

The 100 best novels written in English: the full list

After two years of careful consideration, Robert McCrum has reached a verdict on his selection of the 100 greatest novels written in English. Take a look at his list<p>Robert McCrum reflects on his choices One in five doesn’t represent over 300 years of women in literature: a response What is missing: …

Literature

Nine “corrections” of English that make smart people look silly

Some people simply cannot stand by and watch the cold-blooded murder of the English tongue. They are very angry—though do not literally explode—when “literally” is used for emphasis. A preposition is something they hate to see a sentence ended with. Bad grammar makes them positively nauseated but …

Language

Artificial Intelligence machine gets testy with programmer

Researchers have shown that machines are inching closer to self-learning, and perhaps even copping a little attitude.<p>Over at Google, a computer program using a database of movie scripts was asked again and again by researchers to define morality. It struggles to do so, and in a conversation …

Artificial Intelligence

12 Foods to Look Better Naked

According to adult toy company Adam & Eve, 41 percent of American adults prefer to get busy in the dark. Although that stat isn't particularly …

Here's the first trailer for Star Wars Battlefront

Straight out of Star Wars Celebration, here's our first look at Battlefield developer DICE's <i>Star Wars Battlefront</i>, the new shooter coming to consoles and PC this holiday.<p>In the new trailer, you'll get a taste of the ground-based battles between the Rebel Alliance and Galactic Empire, as well as how …

Trefecta DRT Electric Dirt Bike Wants to Create A New Game Instead of Changing It

Trefecta released a new category of vehicle: <b>Trefecta DRT Electric Dirt Bike</b>. This company aims to create a new game instead of changing it by …

Here's How To Lower Cholesterol Naturally With Food

Add these healthy choices to your grocery list.<p>If you're already eating plenty of the following foods that lower cholesterol naturally, keep up the good work! But if your idea of eating well is to opt for the "buttered popcorn" instead of the "extra buttered popcorn," consider adding these healthy …

Nutrition

Andreessen Horowitz invests $20M in startup Improbable to build massive simulated game worlds

Venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz has invested $20 million in U.K. startup Improbable so that it can make vast, simulated game worlds that live up to the dreams of every gamer.<p>London-based Improbable is creating an operating environment that makes fully simulated, real-time worlds possible. …

The Extinction of Fruits & Vegetables in 80 Years

<b>By Dr. Mercola</b><p>Seeds represent the foundation of life. We depend on them for food, for medicine and for our very survival. In many ways, you can trace …

Otoy reveals free rendering software for super-fast virtual reality and ‘holographic cinema’

Otoy has released its OctaneVR virtual reality rendering software for virtual reality, augmented reality, and holographic cinema. And it’s available for free for commercial use.<p>These are new kinds of art forms for animators and game creators, and it requires new rendering tools. Otoy’s OctaneVR …

Gaze upon the realm of Dark Souls, in one single image

Earlier today we showed you one artist's rendering of Skyrim as a subway map. Now, here is Lordran, the realm of <i>Dark Souls</i>, fit for a tapestry.<p>This is the work of Judson Cowan, an artist some may remember from concept art he developed for a game he — deliberately — will never make. This is his …

Dark Souls

Watch this archer do amazing things, and then rethink the bow in games

Our previous article about bows in video games looked at the weapon as a means of destruction shaped by its own mechanic. You have to stand still to fire, it takes time to nock the arrow and pull back and you're left relatively vulnerable while you set up your shot. It's a low-tech sniper rifle …

MHL's new adapter can handle 8K video and link your devices

If you thought MHL's existing adapter spec could handle just about everything under the sun, you ain't seen nothin' yet. The MHL Consortium has taken the wraps off of SuperMHL, a new connector format that's ready for hardware you can't even buy yet. It can play gigantic 8K videos at 120 frames per …

Fogo’s Smart Flashlight Is The Swiss Army Knife Of Personal Lighting

Today at TechCrunch’s Hardware Battlefield at CES 2015, Fogo Digital showed off the prototype of its smart flashlight, a tool that will offer everything from GPS to Bluetooth once it comes to market.<p>Fogo intends to launch the device on Kickstarter in the near future, selling various editions of the …

Camping

These New Headphones Are Hiding an Amazing Secret

Startup Avegant unveiled its latest prototype of a virtual reality headset at the Consumer Electronics Show Wednesday, and it proves the words …

Augmented Reality

30 Smart Home Tech Solutions

Everything is hands-free and Wi-Fi-enabled.<p>Technology for your house is smarter than ever. Lucky for all of us, the newest devices and apps simplify tasks, make better use of resources and transform the way we live.

10 Of The Most Fabulous Housing Designs Of 2014

From a house dangling off a cliff to an apartment designed to make friends, here are the most ingenious residential designs of the year.<p>Not everyone can live in a one-of-a-kind, architect-designed home, but there is no shortage of spectacular designs that make us wish we did, whether it’s a …

Architecture

You've Never Used A Lemon Like This Before

When life gives you lemons, use them in more ways than you ever imagined.<p><i>Getty Images</i><p><b>Help Toothaches</b><p>Lemon juice is no replacement for going to see your dentist—and exposing your teeth to fruit acids isn't a great long-term strategy. But if you've already got a toothache, the citric acid in lemons …

Final Fantasy 15 will feature party attacks, summons for Noctis

<i>Final Fantasy 15</i> will include special party attacks, summons specific to protagonist Noctis and new uses for MP, Kotaku reports via Famitsu.<p>Speaking with Famitsu, director Hajime Tabata explained that in battle, party members can unite to perform more powerful attacks. Although the mechanic is …

How to Make a Coffee Cup Spy Camera That Snaps a Shot When You Take a Swig

Here’s an interesting weekend photography project of moderate technical difficulty: the video above is a tutorial on how you can make a DIY coffee …

Minecraft creator Notch buys Beverly Hills mansion for record-setting $70M

Markus "Notch" Persson recently set a new record, this one outside of the gaming community: The <i>Minecraft</i> creator just bought a sprawling mansion in Beverly Hills, California, for $70 million.<p>It is the "highest price ever paid for a home in Beverly Hills," according to a press release from John …

My Top 10 Tips for a Brand New Photographer, From a Slightly-Not-So Brand New One

Hello. My name’s Tom. After two years of tinkering around with DSLR photography, I believe that I may have passed an important milestone and …

Beautifully-Animated Infographics Designed by Eleanor Lutz

Eleanor Lutz is a designer whose knowledge of molecular biology and love of science is translated into beautifully-designed infographics. Her colorful and educational images contain interesting bits of information about how the human body works and birds fly, but with a novel twist – they're …

Infographics

Watch The Navy Destroy A Drone With Lasers

Zap!<p>With a flick of a videogame-like controller, the sailor locks the laser onto the drone in mid-air. Within seconds, there’s a flash of light and sparks, and the drone nosedives straight into the ocean, the latest victim of the U.S. Navy’s new Laser Weapon System (or LaWS). The laser, mounted on …

13 Enviable Closets From Pinterest

While you may not have the real estate yet, there's no harm in taking wardrobe organization inspiration from these 14 enviable walk-insall spotted on Pinterest.<p>A perfectly-organized, designer-filled walk-in closet: the universal object of desire for every fashionable woman. While you may not have …