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The Future Is Bumpy: High-Tech Hedge Fund Hits Limits of Robot Stock Picking

Voleon is among investors deploying machine learning, a technology in which computers develop trading strategies. It’s harder than it sounds.<p>BERKELEY, Calif.—For Michael Kharitonov, building a hedge fund based on machine learning has been a rule of threes: It was three times as hard, and it took …

14 Photos That Prove Iceland Is The Most Magical Place In The World

Photographer Feodor Pitcairn's Primordial Landscapes reveals the breathtaking and diverse natural beauty of Iceland. Here's a peek inside.

European Travel

How to Attract Good Luck: 4 Secrets Backed by Research

Ever had a run of bad luck? It feels like the world is actively conspiring against you.<p>Ever wonder if you can improve your luck? And I don’t mean …

The Victorian Anti-Vaccination Movement

Today's anti-vaccination movement is not the first. Riots, pamphlets, and an outcry in 19th-century England set the stage for contemporary misinformation campaigns.<p>The dewy chill over Leicester, England, in March 1885 did not deter thousands of protesters from gathering outside nearby York Castle …

Here's How People Make Money From Viral Videos

Andy Warhol famously introduced the idea that someday everyone would be world famous for 15 minutes. But if the pop artist had lived long enough to …

What's next for Marc Quinn? - CNN Style

Written by Fiona Sinclair Scott, CNNLondon<p>Twenty-five years ago Marc Quinn made a cast of his head from eight pints of his own frozen blood. It's the sort of thing that attracts attention. He soon joined the loose association of emerging "Young British Artists" -- like Tracy Emin and Damien Hirst …

53 Books You Won't Be Able To Put Down

What happens next? There's only one way to find out.<p><i>Some entries have been lightly edited for clarity and length.</i>

Stephen King

13 Facts That Will Make You Too Aware Of Your Body

University of Maryland

Teaching Photography Inside Malawi's Prisons

The courtyard of the juvenile prison in Mzuzu, Malawi. The prison was built in the early '60s by the British to house 50<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Kadir van …

From Here To Eternity: A Giorgio Moroder Primer

His name is synonymous with a sound defiled in the mainstream almost as much as it's been celebrated, and only once has he reached the U.S. Top 40 with a record released under that moniker. But few have exerted more influence over today's music than the Italian producer/songwriter who put Munich on …

24 photos that will make you want to visit Japan

From its tranquil and picturesque Mount Fuji to cutting-edge robot restaurants in Tokyo, here are some of the country's most magnificent sites.

Sculpture

Forget apps, the best way to learn a new language is still by talking with another human

Around 70 million people—including Bill Gates—have signed up for the language learning app Duolingo. The app has received plenty of media attention, and its creators claim that it can help anyone with a smart phone learn a new language.<p>The app is free, and promises all kinds of cutting edge …

13 Portraits of Highrise Life, From Around the World

Each of these individuals shared their stories with the years-long HIGHRISE project, produced by the National Film Board of Canada.<p>For the past two weeks, CityLab has had a special focus on the past, present, and future of highrises across the globe, thanks to a unique collaboration with the …

12 Healthy Snacks for Guilt-Free Grazing

Please put down the Cheetos. Try one of these tasty and healthy alternatives.<p>Please put down the Cheetos. Try one of these tasty and healthy alternatives.<p><b>Cheesy Oven Baked Green Bean Fries</b><p><b>Cocoa Dusted Almonds</b><p><b>Roasted Edamame</b><p><b>Buffalo Chicken Meatballs</b><p><b>Spicy Roasted Chickpeas</b><p><b>Summer Rolls</b><p><b>Roasted Herbed</b> …

5 New Secrets to Achieving Your Goals, Backed By Research

Goal setting is one of the four techniques the military used to increase Navy SEAL passing rates from 25% to 33%. Studies have also shown it makes …

This Is How Men and Women Handle Email Differently

And yes, age affects emailing, too.<p>A recent Yahoo labs email study has kind of confirmed what you might have assumed: Men and women have slightly different strategies for communicating with each other. Maybe that's not a huge surprise, but the numbers behind the study (the largest email one ever …

11 documentaries that will make you smarter about business

From a film on Wal-Mart's business practices to one on aspiring sommeliers, each will simultaneously entertain and educate you about business.

Dot-com

6 Brutally Tough Workouts You Can Do on Your Lunch Break

Fair warning: They’ll kick your ass<p>A workout doesn’t have to be long to be tough. These quick 20 to 30 minute workouts from Gym Jones are testaments to that. They’re short, but incredibly brutal and unforgiving. Are you game?<p>If you want something even quicker, check out <b>The Unbelievable 4-Minute</b> …

8 Business Books That Will Totally Change Your Mindset

You have dreams, aspirations and goals. And as a savvy hacker, you know that what you do day-to-day is directly tied to your future success. So you …

8 Life-Changing Lessons You Can Learn in 3 Minutes From Ultra-Short TED Talks

If you've got three minutes, you can learn what you need for success, how to start a movement--and a better way to tie your shoes.<p>You'd like to be smarter, more efficient, more successful, and happier. And you know that TED Talks are full of lessons on how to get that way. But most of them take 15 …

TED Talks

Ask HN: What is the most mind blowing book you've ever read?

I want to find the absolutely crazy-to-grasp book of all times.<p>Most articles related to this topic suggest something like the Fight Club. Even …

books to simplify your life

In the last year or so, I've been actively looking for ways to make our life more simple. I've read books, blogs, listened to podcasts, sat in my own …

Minimalism

How These 7 Entrepreneurs Stay Super Organized

What does it take to stay organized? Just ask these seven entrepreneurs who have found a few solutions.<p>I'm not an organized person. I can get pretty detail-oriented and hyper-focused (I have many other faults!) but I tend to keep things stuffed in a drawer or hall closet, rely too much on …