14 Added | 4 Magazines | 4 Likes | 2 Followers | @Hadravar | Keep up with Hadrava on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Hadrava”

Investment Manager Explains Why 99.5% Of Americans Can Never Win

<i>Beyond the charts and warnings from economists and investors, perhaps the most disturbing commentary on income inequality in America was written by an investment manager in 2011.</i><p><i>"In my view, the American dream of striking it rich is merely a well-marketed fantasy that keeps the bottom 99.5% hoping</i> …

Income Inequality

The Trick That Can Double (Or Quadruple) Your Memory

Want to improve your memory? Then turn large batches of information into chunks–here’s how.<p>How did an average-IQ undergraduate manage to be able to instantly remember seven random phone numbers?<p>Cambridge neuroscientist Daniel Bor explains the process in <i>The Ravenous Brain.</i> The student had …


Do You Know What Life Will Be Like In 5 Years? IBM’s Top Scientist Does

The company’s annual report of five predictions for the next five years is all about the benefits of big data: stores, cities, classrooms, and hospitals.<p>Find out how IBM is doing on last year’s predictions here.<p>In the 5 in 5 report IBM’s top scientists report on what the world, supported by smart …

Personal Information


Microsoft's Profit Up 17 Percent, But Not Thanks To Windows

SEATTLE (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp said on Thursday its fiscal first-quarter profit rose 17 percent, helped by strong sales of its Office and server software to businesses, offsetting weakness in its flagship Windows system.<p>The world's largest software company, which is shifting its focus to …

An army of robot baristas could mean the end of Starbucks as we know it

Starbucks’ 95,000 baristas have a competitor. It doesn’t need sleep. It’s precise in a way that a human could never be. It requires no training. It can’t quit. It has memorized every one of its customers’ orders. There’s never a line for its perfectly turned-out drinks.<p>It doesn’t require health …


Debt Limit Brinkmanship Is Nothing New

<i>What has been will be again,</i> <i><br>what has been done will be done again;</i> <i><br>there is nothing new under the sun.</i><p>“Congress is trapped on the question of raising …

When You Get Right Down To It, Bank Earnings Still Kind Of Stunk

Sizing up the competition is Wall Street's all-time favorite parlor game — especially during earnings season.<p>Now that Q2 results have rolled in, the wait is over.<p>Big banks posted big numbers last quarter, with sales and trading revenue exceeding expectations and wealth advising continuing to …


34 Things You Miss About Mixtapes

Memorex…light the corners of my mind.

Indie Music

Robin Thicke - I Love It (Icona Pop's Cover)

Earnings Season Products | Bespoke Investment Group

It’s difficult enough to stay on top of the release dates for stocks in your portfolios, but figuring out what to do with a stock both before and …