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Why innovation is king in South Korea

Within a generation, South Korea managed to transform its economy from one of the poorest to one of the richest in the world. At the heart of this …

3 Great Stocks Under $10

It wasn't that long ago that you could buy a slew of great companies that had stocks trading for less than a Hamilton. Today, though, the pickings are pretty slim. Sure, there are about 1,500 publicly traded companies with stock prices under that $10 threshold, but a vast majority of them are penny …

Fiat Chrysler just killed one of the most iconic American cars

While fans have expected the news for quite some time, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles today officially announced the Dodge Viper will cease production in 2017 after 25 years.<p>Five special editions will commemorate the Viper's exploits and revisit some of its best versions, a much-deserved salute to a car …

2017 Fiat 124 Spider: The Iconic Roadster Returns

“I could do this all day!” That was my first thought after spending the better part of a morning and afternoon in the all-new 2017 Fiat 124 Spider. I was genuinely surprised by how comfortable my lower back was, as well as how I didn’t immediately want to get into a non-convertible vehicle to …

Jeep owners sue Fiat Chrysler over defect suspected in 'Star Trek' actor's death

Jeep Grand Cherokee owners are hitting Fiat Chrysler with a lawsuit over the design defect that is suspected in the death of "Star Trek" actor Anton Yelchin.<p>Law firm Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro LLC filed the suit Thursday, claiming the company "fraudulently concealed and failed to remedy a gear …

After Yelchin Death, Fiat Chrysler Fast-Tracks Jeep Gearshift Fix

Fiat Chrysler said on Wednesday it is speeding up its software fix for 1.1 million recalled vehicles for rollaway risks like the recalled Jeep Grand Cherokee involved in the death of actor Anton Yelchin.<p>The company said that last week it began providing software required to service vehicles to its …

The Fiat 124 Spider: Now, That’s Not Italian

Fiat Chrysler accused of concealing defect in Jeep Grand Cherokee | Reuters

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Jeep Grand Cherokee owners on Thursday filed suit in California against Fiat Chrysler (FCHA.MI), accusing the automaker of concealing a shifter design defect linked to driverless rollaway accidents, including this week’s death of “Star Trek” actor Anton Yelchin.<p>The Jeep logo …

Review: Fiat 124 Spider has Italian style, Japanese quality

As a kid, one of the nicest bonding experiences I had with my father was going car shopping. I'll never forget the time we visited a Fiat dealership and saw a gleaming Fiat 124 Spider in the showroom. Between the British racing green paint job and wood-accented dashboard, it was the most …

Fiat 124 Spider - Stylish, fun to drive

2017 Fiat 124 Spider: Japanese Engineering and Italian Flair

What if a mythical roadster had a combination of these elements? Italian style, Japanese engineering, and a chassis inspired by the Lotus Elan. Well, it actually exists in the form of the new 2017 Fiat 124 Spider, the most affordable drop top in America. We headed to sun-drenched Carlsbad, Calif. a …

The new Fiat 124 Spider just isn’t Italian

Fate is strange, that I should find myself driving a thing called a Fiat 124 Spider. Forty years ago, this was my first car, with Carolina blue paint …

2017 Fiat 124 Spider Abarth

Where have you gone, Aurelio Lampredi?<p>Go ahead, write off the new 2017 Fiat 124 Spider two-seat roadster as a Mazda Miata wearing Italian rally drag. After all, this revivified 124 Spider is made in Japan, by Mazda, alongside the MX-5 Miata, and it shares with it most every structural and general …

The Surprising Foods That Alleviate Anxiety

If I told you that bacteria could alleviate your anxiety you’d probably think I was joking or uninformed. But, if you suffer from anxiety, …

37 Products That Just Might Make You Infinitely Happier

Things to help you cheer up, calm down, or just get through.<p><i>Note: Submissions may have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

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The Average American Has This Much Retirement Income. How Do You Compare?

If you're stressed out about retirement, you're not alone. Many Americans are. Major life-changing events and money are two of the leading stressors we face, according to survey data, and retirement applies to both of them.<p>For many Americans, stepping away from a career and committing to a fixed …

How To Spot The Stock Market's Trend Before It Is Obvious To All

Being early not only is rewarding, but also puts us in a desirable mental position to understand and take advantage of a market’s trend and subsequent moves. The past year’s up-down-flat market has been associated with numerous fundamental uncertainties, leading to a wide range of “forecasts” that …

USPTO Director Michelle Lee delivers pro-patent speech at MIT - IPWatchdog.com | Patents & Patent Law

Michelle Lee, Under Secretary of Commerce and Director of the USPTO<p>Earlier today United States Patent and Trademark Office Director Michelle Lee …

If you own 1 dividend stock for the next decade, you might want it to be this

<b>The yieldco you need to know about</b> <b><br>8point3 Energy Partners</b> (NASDAQ:CAFD) is the yieldco launched by <b>First Solar</b>(NASDAQ:FSLR) and <b>SunPower</b> (NASDAQ:SPWR) earlier this year. The company owns solar projects with predictable cash flows and long-term contracts to sell energy primarily to utilities around …

9 successful people share the smartest thing they've ever done with their money

"Successful people look at other successful people as a means to motivate themselves," writes T. Harv Eker in "Secrets of the Millionaire Mind." "They see other successful people as models to learn from. They say to themselves, 'If they can do it, I can do it.'"<p>Business Insider asked several …

The only 28 apps you need to have on your iPhone home screen

We scoured the home screens of a dozen tech executives and sifted through the 100 best apps you can download to find the 28 essential apps for your homescreen.<p>Assuming you don't sort your apps into folders, and assuming you have a big iPhone like the 6S Plus, that's how many Apple allows you to see …

Apps

23 iPhone-only apps that will make your Android friends jealous

It may not be fair, but it's a great perk for iPhone users, and it means there's always something new to try.<p>You can enjoy the best news and weather apps, exclusives from Instagram and Adobe, and the most beautiful game we've seen this year.<p>In these 23 iPhone-only apps, you are guaranteed to find …

How Controversial Gene Editing Could Lead To Groundbreaking Cures

This technology may change the way we think of some of the world's most challenging diseases.<p>Thanks to the controversial new technology known as CRISPR, scientists are beginning to make headway in understanding and potentially curing some of the world's most intractable diseases.<p>Sickle-cell anemia, …

101 Greatest Quotes About Success and How to Achieve It | Inc.com

What makes something smart? It can mean many things for many people.<p>But the kind of smart I'm talking about is the smart that inspires, the smart that speaks to us and makes sense, the smart that allows us to move past ourselves and do something about the things that keep us stuck.<p>Let these smart …

Motivation

7 things I learned about Gmail working at Google

My first day at Google in 2011 felt a bit like joining Hogwarts: you’re excited and not entirely sure what you’ll be doing!<p>I was happy to do anything and learn in the process! For the next two years, I was lucky enough to train Google employees on Gmail and to pitch Gmail to companies of all …

Apps

How the patent system fails to encourage potentially valuable drugs

<i>The following originally appeared on The Upshot (copyright 2015, The New York Times Company).</i>Hillary Rodham Clinton’s prescription drug policy …