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Do it now! Protect your router from Russian hackers

A few weeks ago, the United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team (US-CERT) issued an alert about state-supported Russian hackers carrying out attacks against a large number of home routers in the U.S. These hackers are organized, motivated, and well-funded.<p>They’re not a bunch of misanthropic …

Wi-Fi

According to Harvard, This 1 Leadership Trait Separates Exceptional Leaders From the Rest

Better team collaboration, stronger employee commitment and lower staff turnover are possible, if you can lead with compassion.<p>When researchers Rasmus Hougaard and Jacqualine Carter looked at the factors that separated exceptional leaders from the pack, one trait stood out above the rest: …

Leadership

China Amps Up Plan To Dominate Electric Cars With This Lithium Deal

China extended its dominance of a critical material for electric cars, underscoring challenges for <b>Tesla</b> (TSLA), <b>General Motors</b> (GM), <b>Toyota</b> (TM) and</b> …

Electric Vehicles

Mercedes-Benz to make Tesla-rivalling electric compact car

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Daimler <DAIGn.DE> will invest 500 million euros ($589 million) in Hambach, France, to start producing a small compact electric Mercedes-Benz in addition to its electric cars currently manufactured there for the Smart brand.<p>It plans to launch more than 10 electric vehicles for …

Mercedes-Benz

Tesla's Supercharger Network Is Booming -- Here's Why That's a Concern

When people think of Tesla Inc. (TSLA) , they usually think about its current fleet of cars: The Model S, X and 3.<p>Some may think of the coming Model …

Tesla

Tesla says it doesn’t need to raise more money but Goldman Sachs begs to differ

Tesla CEO Elon Musk claims he won’t be returning to the markets anytime soon. As Model 3 production finally ramps up, he says the company can put itself comfortably into the black just by selling cars.<p>“Tesla will be profitable & cash flow+ in Q3 & Q4,” Musk tweeted on Apr. 12, “so obv[iously] no …

Tesla

There’s a War on Middle Management and Tesla Just Joined It

Elon Musk embraces flatness, but it may be time to cut ‘sandwich’ bosses some slack<p>One of the decade’s most influential management cults picked up a prominent new disciple this week—Tesla’s Elon Musk. In a memo announcing a major reorganization, the 46-year-old chief executive revealed that the …

Tesla

In 1976 Steve Jobs Was Called a 'Joker' in This Surprising Letter Written by Silicon Valley Ad Executive

The lesson is simple: never count out people who are as smart, visionary, and driven as Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak.<p>I was in college in the San Francisco Bay Area at about the same time Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak were building their first Apple computers -- the Apple I -- in Jobs's parents' …

Silicon Valley

‘Truck Hotel’ is an amazing double-decker pad for surfers

The trouble with hotel rooms is that they’re so darn stationary. Once booked, you’re locked into the location for the entirety of your stay, with no …

Surfing

56 Motivational And Inspirational Quotes About Success

Stop listening to the naysayers and do what you love. These inspirational words will feed that desire and send you on your way to a successful and happy life.<p>We may all disagree on the definition of <i>success</i>. Some say it involves becoming rich, others say it has to do with becoming happy, and some …

Motivation

19 Data Science and Machine Learning Tools for people who Don't Know Programming

<i>This article was originally published on 5 May, 2016 and updated with the latest tools on May 16, 2018.</i><p>Introduction<p>Programming is an integral part of …

Machine Learning

9 Unexpected Ways To Clear Negative Energy From Your Life That Actually Work

When your life gets clouded with negative energy, it can be hard to see through it. It can feel like there's an all-encompassing fog that's never …

Self-help

This is the Best Position for Sleep, But Only 8 Percent Do It (Maybe Because of the Nightmares)

Researchers say most of us sleep curled up like a baby, but that doesn't always mean that we sleep like babies.<p>The odds are pretty good that you sleep like a baby. Either because you've found a sleep position that works for you or because you literally sleep in the fetal position, which is the most …

Sleep

This physicist’s ideas of time will blow your mind

Time feels real to people. But it doesn’t even exist, according to quantum physics. “There is no time variable in the fundamental equations that describe the world,” theoretical physicist Carlo Rovelli tells Quartz.<p>If you met him socially, Rovelli wouldn’t assault you with abstractions and math to …

Consciousness

A New Harvard Study Reveals The Truth Behind Amazon's Purchase of Whole Foods (And Why Store Shelves Are Shockingly Empty)

Employees crying, empty store shelves, and irate customers do not sound like the Whole Foods we know and love. Welcome to the new normal -- at least for now.<p>Whole Foods has enjoyed an incredible history of success. Their co-founder and CEO, John Mackey, is an evangelist for "conscious capitalism" …

Jeff Bezos

6 career goals you should meet by ages 30, 40 and 50

In most companies, every quarter — or at least twice a year — you’re tasked with setting goals for yourself. As a way to manage your …

Leadership

5 Brilliant Ways to Deal With Toxic People at Work

These toxic manipulators are tough to deal with, until you change the rules of the game.<p>If you've ever worked with toxic people, you know that dealing with them can be mentally, emotionally, and physically taxing.<p>One recent poll of 800 managers and employees in 17 industries, as reported by <i>Harvard</i> …

Self-help

The Problems With Commodity Funds

<b>In general, I'm not a big fan of commodity investing. Commodities are highly speculative, meaning massive potential upside but also the prospect of</b> …

Investing

Is the Keto Diet the Secret to Better Brain Health?

Can the Keto Diet Help with Certain Brain Conditions?<p>Although it has recently resurfaced as a trendy approach to weight loss, the ketogenic diet was …

Diabetes

SORL Auto Parts Breaks Out to New Highs | Investopedia

SORL Auto Parts, Inc. (SORL) shares rose more than 20% on Tuesday after the company posted strong first quarter financial results, but the stock …

Trading

Once A Stock Market Darling, BYD Now Bears Brunt Of China's Changing Electric Vehicle Regulations

Fueled by large consumer and manufacturer subsidies, China has emerged as the global leader in electric vehicles (EVs) by a wide margin. Recognizing the importance of reducing air pollution in its densely populated cities, China began heavily subsidizing the manufacture of electric buses in 2010. …

Alternative Fuel

Want to Write a Book? Here Are 5 Powerfully Effective Ways to Find the Time You Need to Do It

Writing a book is not an easy thing to do, but the rewards for you and your business can make it well worth your time.<p>Don't let anyone tell you that writing a book is easy--it's not. Writing a book is hard work. My very first book--<i>Negotiating to Win</i>--was published in 1991, and I have written, …

Writing

How To Identify Industries Ripe For Disruption

Disruption can be in the form of advanced technology or advanced managerial practices that boost productivity and outwit the competition.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur …

Innovation

Tesla may be able to meet its Model 3 production goals after all

With more than 400,000 outstanding reservations on the books for the Model 3, there’s no denying that demand for Tesla’s mass market EV is …

Tesla

Deutsche Boerse's chairman signals may not serve full term

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - The chairman of Deutsche Boerse's <DB1Gn.DE> supervisory board said on Wednesday he would not insist on serving another full three-year term amid criticism that he is partly to blame for management missteps.<p>Shareholder adviser Hermes EOS and other investors have said Joachim …

London Stock Exchange

We’re all liars at work: Here’s why

Wouldn’t it be convenient if the workforce were divided neatly into “us” versus “them?” We, of course, would be the good guys who were always upfront …

Psychology

How to Meal Prep for the Week in Less Than an Hour

<i>Nicole Loher is a triathlete, Adidas ambassador, and all-around fitness guru all while balancing a badass day job in the fashion industry (and</i> …

Healthy Eating

Average person will need £260,000 for retirement, says report

Younger workers without own property will have to save much more to enjoy a basic income<p>The average person will have to save £260,000 over their lifetime to enjoy a basic income in retirement, climbing to £445,000 if they are unable to get on the property ladder, according to a report by a former …

Retirement

Facebook's AI makes little headway in the fight against hate speech

Facebook today published its annual transparency report, and for the first time included the number of items removed in each category that violated its content standards. While the company seems to be very proficient at removing nudity and terrorist propaganda, it’s lagging behind when it comes to …

Artificial Intelligence

These are the 5 biggest money regrets Americans have — and how to fix them

Half of us living with financial regrets, like not saving for retirement or paying down debt, haven’t even begun to solve them. That ends now.<p>Stop …

Personal Finance