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This is the latest version of the Army's M9 service pistol

While the M17/M18 pistols are entering service with the United States Army, let's face it, the M9 will still be around for quite a while.<p>After all, since the M9 entered service in the 1980s, over 600,000 were produced. Also, the dirty little secret is that even though the M1911 was supposed to be …

United States

This Calculator Tells You If It’s Cheaper To Use Uber Than Own A Car

Owning a car might be more expensive than you think.<p>Taking Uber or Lyft to and from work and to run errands might seem more expensive than driving yourself–but in many cases, relying on a ride-hailing service is cheaper than buying and using a car of your own. A new calculator compares both …

This Evernote cofounder says Silicon Valley's favorite fasting diet has changed his life — here's his routine

Phil Libin, who helped create the popular productivity app Evernote in 2007 and led the company as CEO until 2015, was melancholy for a long time. His work didn't excite him.<p>Eventually he pinpointed the source. "It was the carbs," he said.<p>The fall of 2017 marks one year since Libin, who now runs an …

Silicon Valley

The simple formula Jeff Bezos used to turn Amazon into a $480 billion company

In the early 1990s, Jeff Bezos noticed something strange.<p>He was nearing 30, and it was at the dawn of the internet revolution. The web was nowhere near what it is today, but the thing that caught Bezos’ attention was that usage was picking up at a rate of 2,300% a year.<p>Not wanting to miss out, he …

Jeff Bezos

How to get the most money and perks if you get bumped from a flight

Scott Keyes of Scott's Cheap Flights loves getting bumped on a flight because it puts him in a great spot for negotiating a deal. Here he explains how to get the most out of getting bumped. Following is a transcript of the video.<p><b>Scott Keyes:</b> I love getting bumped from flights. And the reason why I …

Flying

Become a blockchain expert in 1,384 words

And it's going to fundamentally change how businesses operate.<p>Make no mistake… this revolution is <i>at least</i> as significant as the one brought about by the Internet. It will disrupt every single business on the face of the earth.<p>That's why it's vital that you learn to understand this technology. It …

Bitcoin

How Billionaire Howard Leight Created An Internationally-Acclaimed Wine Brand Through Instagram

Billionaire investor and entrepreneur, Howard Leight Jr. is no newcomer to the business world. As an individual who controls a vast real estate, retail and technology empire, he’s one of the foremost financial minds, fiscally sound and monetarily disciplined. Like some of his well-to-do …

Quadrofoil

Quadrofoil is a thrilling, sustainable electric watercraft that lets you fly over water! Aerodynamic design, precision engineering, and patented …

Best advice from CEOs: 40 execs' secrets to success

By and<p>Warren Buffett<p><b>Chairman and CEO—</b><b>Berkshire Hathaway</b><p>Advice for young women: “You do the same thing a male will do. You follow your passions. You …

Inspiration: An Hour-Long Interview with Renowned Portrait Photographer Sandro Miller

Sandro Miller, known simply as Sandro to most of the photography world, is a portrait photographer who has been creating images for over three …