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These Technologies May Actually Deliver Elon Musk’s Dream of Changing the World

As Tesla founder Elon Musk promises to change the world, starting with a giant battery factory in the Nevada desert, investors from Toronto to Tokyo …

Natural Gas

20 Quick Tips to Improve Your Productivity

We all want to be productive, right? And no matter how productive we are, we all want to be more productive still. This is good, assuming we have …

Productivity

Personal Finance Basics: 7 Essential Habits for Saving and Investing

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Investors<p>These are the basics of running your financial life.<p>By Suzanne Woolley | June 20, 2016<p>Just 8 percent of …

Retirement

This 9-Year Old’s Amazing Business Plan Will Inspire You!

You know, it’s entirely possible we’re making business planning way too complicated.<p>Don’t get me wrong —<p><i>Business planning</i> <i>is incredibly important, and</i> …

Scientists develop a high-capacity and sustainable zinc battery for energy storage

As solar power and wind power become more important in the world electricity supply, people look for reliable and cheap ways to store the …

US Physicists Just Revealed Plans to Build The Most Viable Nuclear Fusion Devices Ever

Virtually limitless energy forever.<p>Physicists around the world have been racing to build a nuclear fusion machine that can replicate the atom-fusing …

Physics

High-Pitch Black Holes Revealed

Supermassive black holes generate powerful X-rays as they feast on their accretion disks, but until now the most active (and the "loudest") have …

5 Exercises That You're Probably Doing Wrong | Diets Advisor

Heading to the gym is a routine component of the day for any kind of person curious about achieving a terrific figure or racking up some outstanding …

Yoga

Worlds Best 42 Timeless Self-Improvement Quotes

Our life is a continuous process, an interesting book to learn. starting from the birth to death. Every bit of a second is a lesson. Such as, broken …

5 pieces of garbage you should throw out of your life

It seems like everyone is in a race to be the best — the best parent, the best spouse, the best neighbor, the best PTA president. To become the best, …

Six helpful ways to declutter your home

If things have a proper home they are more likely to be put away and found again in good condition. Review what you own.<p>Don’t share your life a …

Minimalism

10 Success lessons from Mark Cuban – “Self-made Billionaire” for entrepreneurs

Share52<p>Tweet<p>Share137<p>+16<p>Shares 195<p>He’s the owner of the NBA’s Dallas Mavericks, Landmark Theatres, and Magnolia Pictures, and the chairman of the HDTV …

Scientists Uncover A New Material That Could Transform Solar Power Use

Using solar power to produce energy is no new subject, but even though it has been around now for quite some time, there are still massive …

Elon Musk is using Tesla to make a Great Leap Forward for electric cars

<i>Tesla enjoys a reputation out of proportion with its 0.15% share of the US market. And Chairman Musk now says production will jump from 50,000 units in 2015 to 500,000 in 2018. This projected tenfold jump invites doubt, or worse. But a strong reaction (400,000 pre-orders) to the just-announced</i> …

Tesla

Mark Cuban's 3 'Smart Money Moves Everyone Should Make'

Former West Coast Editor<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>“Don’t.” That was Mark Cuban’s surprising answer when we asked him on the set of <i>Shark Tank</i> last week for his number-one tip for making money in investing. “Don’t invest.”<p>Next, unprompted, the fast-talking …

Personal Finance

The Physics Of Ancient Roman Architecture

A couple of weeks ago, a friend of mine from college got married in Rome, providing an excellent excuse to finally go visit a city I’ve wanted to see for years. We spent about a week there, doing some heavy tourism despite the unpleasant heat. It’s a gorgeous city, and we didn’t come close to …

Ancient Rome

Despite reduced deliveries, 'extreme' production ramp up at Tesla

Tesla made 18,345 vehicles in the second quarter of 2016, 20% more than in Q1.<p>Tesla has set itself some ambitious production goals. Earlier this year, CEO Elon Musk said that he wants his company to be building 500,000 vehicles a year by 2018. That's, um, soon. So, it's good news for the company to …

Tesla

Facebook Tweaks Its News Feed Algorithm, and the Winner Is: Facebook - MIT Technology Review

Facebook announced today that it’s giving the power back to the people. Well, sort of.<p>In a post called “Building a Better News Feed for You,” …

Algorithms

Tesla Motors Reports Global Sales Rose in Latest Quarter

Increase still less than company had expected<p>Tesla Motors Inc. said its second-quarter global sales rose 25% to 14,370, less than the 17,000 it had expected, as it worked to produce more vehicles.<p>Tesla said it produced 18,345 Model S and Model X vehicles in the same three months and that thousands …

Tesla

Abu Dhabi merger to create $175 billion banking heavyweight | Reuters

DUBAI (Reuters) - National Bank of Abu Dhabi NBAD.AD and First Gulf Bank FGB.AD won board approval on Sunday for a merger to create a banking heavyweight with $175 billion in assets, part of the emirate’s plan to revamp its economy hit by lower oil prices.<p>A view of a branch of the National Bank of …

Abu Dhabi

Tesla and Google are both driving toward autonomous vehicles. Which is taking the better route?

Google and Tesla agree autonomous vehicles will make streets safer, and both are racing toward a driverless future. But when Google tested its self-driving car prototype on employees a few years ago, it noticed something that would take it down a different path from Tesla.<p>Once behind the wheel of …

The man who accurately predicted 4 market crashes told us 3 more dates to worry about this year

The man who accurately predicted four market crashes to the exact date each time has told Business Insider about three more dates to worry …

Stock Markets

Diablo 3 Director Leaves Blizzard

After it was reported that Blizzard Entertainment was hiring a new game director for a Diablo project, it was unknown what that meant for Diablo III's current director, Josh Mosqueira. Now, Blizzard has confirmed that Mosqueira has left the company altogether.<p>"With Diablo III in a good place at …

Diablo

How To Become A Millionaire In Under 20 Years

The system is rigged. The American Dream is dead. It seems that’s all we hear from certain politicians during an election year. The steady drumbeat of dispair even caught Warren Buffett’s attention who famously leans left on the political spectrum:<p>It’s an election year, and candidates can’t stop …

Retirement

The Tesla Autopilot Victim Appears To Have Been Distracted By ‘Harry Potter’ Before The Fatal Crash

We reported earlier this week that Tesla confirmed the first fatality of a driver using their Autopilot feature which is still technically in a public beta phase. Tesla made it clear that the accident occurred not because of an Autopilot malfunction, but rather from an extremely distracted …

Fatal Tesla Crash Suggests Autopilot ‘Blind Spot’

This week, Tesla and investigators made public that the May crash of a Tesla Model S in Florida resulted in the first-ever fatality for an operator …

Tesla
Tesla

Salesforce Pushed Microsoft to Up LinkedIn Bid Before Deal

Salesforce.com Inc. battled Microsoft Corp. for LinkedIn Corp. deep into the negotiating process, forcing the world’s largest software maker to boost …

Bill Gates

Here's how to get rid of your old electronics responsibly — without creating e-waste

There's a tiny bit of hazardous material in every smartphone. And at the end of a phone's life, it has to go somewhere.<p>But it's not always clear how to recycle your electronics responsibly, without contributing to the world's growing e-waste problem. There was a total of 41.8 million metric tons of …

Sustainability