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LORD TURNER: 'We may be at a turning point in the nature of capitalism'

In an interview with Business Insider, Lord Turner said: "We have an economic malaise where the capitalism system is not delivering as well or to enough people to maintain its legitimacy.<p>"There's a certain sort of equality of citizenship that requires that everybody does OK. I think that may …

Economics

Find Out If One of Your Devices Helped Break the Internet

If you own Internet of Things devices, it’s time to lock it down.<p>Security experts have been warning for years that the growing number of unsecured Internet of Things devices would bring a wave of unprecedented and catastrophic cyber attacks. Just last month, a hacker publicly released malware code …

How I'm Paying Off $140K in Debt

At 22 I had a mountain of debt—$140,000, to be exact. My husband and I had married our junior year of college and taken out a house loan we couldn’t afford; we could barely pay the mortgage, and we racked up credit card debt for textbooks. Then, after graduation, our son’s birth left us with …

10 Productivity Tricks You Can Learn in 10 Minutes

You’re probably short on time reading this, and I don’t blame you. Life moves fast. It seems impossible to keep up with hundreds of tasks being …

DIVIDED AMERICA: Temperatures rise, US splits

WASHINGTON (AP) — Tempers are rising in America, along with the temperatures.<p>Two decades ago, the issue of climate change wasn't as contentious. The …

Climate Change

Ocean Waves Could Supply the World's Power and Drinking Water

A new kind of renewable energy technology in use off Australia’s coast converts the relentless movement of the ocean’s waves into what is potentially …

Getting Started in WebGL, Part 2: The Canvas Element for Our First Shader

In the previous article, we wrote our first vertex and fragment shaders. Having written the GPU-side code, it's time to learn how to write the …

Web Development

Botble CMS – PHP platform base on Laravel Framework (PHP Scripts)

Coding Standard: All code follow coding standards PSR-2 and best practices<p>Validated by Codeship<p>Fully Responsive: Compatible with all screen …

3 pro tips for using flexbox

If you're not using flexbox yet then it's time to start adding it to your workflow; it's been around for a while but with spec now solidified and …

9 Reasons You Should Start Freelancing Today

There’s a reason why there are more than 53 million freelancers in America. It’s because freelancing is just awesome.<p>I mean how many of you can say …

10 Hot Startups You’ve Never Heard Of (But Can Model Your Biz On) - Small Business Trends

While startups like Airbnb, Dollar Shave Club, Snapchat, Uber and Dropbox get all the attention, there are thousands of other startups that deserve …

How Amazon Echo Could Serve as Your New Business Analyst

Picture this. You’re meeting with your board of directors. Someone requests more details about a sales forecast. Instead of booting up a laptop …

10 Ways Machine Learning Is Revolutionizing Manufacturing

<b>Bottom line:</b> Every manufacturer has the potential to integrate machine learning into their operations and become more competitive by gaining predictive insights into production.<p>Machine learning’s core technologies align well with the complex problems manufacturers face daily. From striving to keep …

Machine Learning

How to Read People Like Sherlock Holmes: 5 Secrets Backed by Research

We’d all like to learn how to read people like Sherlock Holmes. And research shows understanding things like body language is even more powerful than …

4 Ways to Power Through Fear and Maximize Success

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>So many talented professionals are unhappy working in their corporate jobs and dream of being their own boss -- but they’d never make the leap into entrepreneurship because they’re terrified of losing their “job security.” It’s a valid …

Entrepreneurship

Excel Reporting: 5 Reasons Why It Is Bad For Business

We’ve entered the age of big data, in which more and more companies are seeing the value and importance of data in many different areas of their business, from market and customer research, to internal sales figures and HR analytics.<p>But we’ve also entered big data’s awkward teenage years when more …

1 Science-Based Technique That Will Improve Every Email You Write

A book author and highly respected consultant offers a way to make your emails more appealing.<p>I've been making a mistake in how I've composed emails, and the solution to the problem is ground-breaking to say the least.<p>Brain science has started intersecting with our everyday lives, helping us …

The 1 Productivity-Killing Habit You Need to Stop Doing Now

How your mental accounting for time is crushing your productivity (and how to make it add up right).<p>I got up this morning at 5 a.m. and was pretty pleased with myself when I made it to my 9:30 a.m. coffee catch-up meeting only 7 minutes past the scheduled start. I'm chronically late--not typically …

The work of Neanderthals: Ancient ring-like structures from 176,000 years ago

Deep in a dark cave in southwestern France lie half a dozen mysterious structures that scientists believe were built by Neanderthals 176,000 years ago -- about 140,000 years before the first modern humans arrived in Europe.<p>The structures, described Wednesday in the journal Nature, are located in …

Anthropology

Bill Gates's Superpower for Business Success

Learn what one "superpower" Bill Gates recommends for you to be successful.<p>Imagine you were sitting in on an intimate conversation with Bill Gates as he and his good friend Warren Buffet spent the day sharing with you and a small handful of other ambitious people the secrets they had gleaned over a …

US capitalism in crisis while most Americans lose out

The inequality that is feeding the bitter, divisive and populist politics now sweeping the west<p>Crisis always brings opportunity. And right now, we are having a crisis of capitalism unlike anything experienced during the last four decades, if not longer. The evidence is everywhere – in rising …