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Marcus Lemonis's Biggest Money Mistake

Marcus Lemonis, host of CNBC's 'The Profit,' shares his best advice, too<p>Marcus Lemonis of <i>The Profit</i> says that the best piece of financial advice he …

Big 3D Printing Firm Plans Major Retreat

Printing company 3D Systems plans to discontinue its desktop 3D printer, effectively exiting the consumer 3D printing market just three years.<p>The …

How thermal imaging tech is about to become hot stuff

<b>Soon we'll all be feeling the heat, thanks to thermal imaging technology.</b><p>Although it's already been used by industry, the military and some emergency services, it was expensive and therefore had a limited market.<p>But in the same way that GPS location tech has now found its way into cars, …

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Deleting genes could boost lifespan by 60 per cent, say scientists

The secret of extending life by decades may lie in switching off certain genes, scientists believe, after showing that small genetic tweaks can make organisms live 60 per cent longer.<p>Ten years of research by the Buck Institute for Research on Ageing and the University of Washington has identified …

Immune System

Cut-and-paste 'tattoo' monitors health 24/7 - Futurity

Engineers have figured out how to mass produce a patch that monitors vital signs for health—and say the "tattoo" may even outperform more traditional …

Here's Samsung's latest plan to lure people away from the iPhone

The company just announced that it will pay the monthly installment bill for your new phone until 2016.<p>The discount applies if you buy a Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 Edge, Galaxy Note 5, or Galaxy S6 Edge Plus on an installment plan from T-Mobile, Sprint, Verizon, or US Cellular. You won't be eligible for …

Mobile

CEO of $50 billion Salesforce shared his epic founding story to inspire a small business owner

But it took many years for Benioff to get to where he is now. When Salesforce first launched in 1999, he and his three cofounders worked out of a small apartment in San Francisco.<p>So people always ask him for advice on starting a new business. And whenever they do, Benioff likes to share his own …

GoPro has crashed. Will drones rescue it?

GoPro shares are defying gravity no more.<p>After going public in June 2014 at $24 a share, enormous enthusiasm for the powerful GoPro (GPRO) brand sent its shares skyrocketing to nearly $100.<p>But valuations got out of whack with reality. The wearable camera maker's shares crashed back to earth this …

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GOLDMAN: Here are 19 great stocks shoveling tons of cash to their investors

Dividends and share buybacks help increase value for people holding a stock, and there's a lot of money to be had as companies shovel record amounts of cash back to shareholders.<p>In a note to clients Thursday, Goldman Sachs' Amanda Sneider gave insights into a lot of the firms's investment …

WAKE UP AMERICA! 19 Shocking Conspiracies Uncovered By Tumblr

America is asleep at the wheel. Secret organizations are controlling our economic system, governments, and pop music scene. The worst part is, no one …

Why Mark Zuckerberg wants everyone to read about how the poor spend their money

Zuckerberg's book club, A Year of Books, has focused on big ideas that influence society and business. For his 17th pick, he's gone with "Portfolios of the Poor" by researchers Daryl Collins, Jonathan Morduch, Stuart Rutherford, and Orlanda Ruthven.<p>First published in 2009, the book is the …

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This professional quality vector collection features thousands of best-selling resources, as chosen by you. It is a comprehensive library of vectors, bringing you variety, versatility and authenticity. These resources cut the time and expense from your creative projects. For a limited time only, this collection is available for 94% off.<p>Using this bundle is like having some of the world’s best illustrators assisting you with your projects. If you’re not an experienced illustrator, then this …

Want To Start A Successful Company? Read These Five Books First

There’s an old saying in the rare coin business. That is: “buy the book before you buy the coin.” The same thing, I would say, goes for folks who want to start their own businesses. But where do you start? I asked Ted D. Zoller, the director for entrepreneurial studies at UNC’s Kenan-Flagler …

Entrepreneurship

8 Ways To Improve Your Focus

Our attention spans are dwindling, but focus is a muscle that you can build if you work on it. Pay attention: Here are eight ways.<p>The average human has an eight-second attention span–less than that of a goldfish, according to a 2015 study from Microsoft. That number has shrunk over the years due to …

6 Apps You Didn't Know Could Help Increase Your Productivity

<i>This is part of the Increased Productivity series where we explore the strategies and tools that will help you accomplish more on your business.</i><p>App usage has dramatically increased during the past three years, but it has also become much more difficult to determine which apps are actually worth …

51 free online resources for starting a business

Being an entrepreneur means sticking your neck — and wallet — on the line for a product you believe in.<p>It won't be cheap.<p>There will be plenty of costs, some you've never expected.<p>Thankfully, there are free tools to start a business available online.<p>We've compiled this list of free tools to start a …

One of Silicon Valley's top angel investors shares 8 books that changed his life

He's invested in well over 100 startups, including several "unicorns" like Twitter and Uber that went on to become huge companies. He is also the founding CEO of AngelList, a resource for entrepreneurs and angel investors to find each other and make deals.<p>He recently spoke with "The 4-Hour …

A prominent VC firm just released a great cheat sheet to help you see through startup hype

Last night, the firm, which was cofounded by Netscape inventor Marc Andreessen and has invested in big names like Airbnb, Buzzfeed, Facebook, and Twitter, put up an excellent list of 16 metrics that every startup — and would-be startup investor — should understand.<p>For instance:<p>Have you ever been …

This popular 'smart pill' enhances brain function with an added benefit

In the years since, modafinil has become popular for another, off-label use: to boost a person's cognitive abilities — an effect that hadn't been thoroughly studied by scientists.<p>Now a team of researchers has reviewed the literature to find that modafinil does, in fact, increase a number of …

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Your walls could talk<p>Wearable technology does a fine job of keeping tabs on your personal fitness. But to measure the health of the place where you live, you need a different tool. This device monitors the temperature, humidity, noise, and light level for any room. It can even track the number of …

11 simple tech travel hacks that will save you time and money on your next trip

Planning for a trip can be a stressful experience.<p>It can get even worse if you're going overseas or to a place you've never been to.<p>But you can save a lot of time and money by taking advantage of these websites and apps.<p>Check out 11 tech travel hacks that will make your next trip so much better.

10 Free Online Courses To Make You More Successful

Success is not an act; it is a slow process that involves growth, change and failure. It involves all aspects of your life, from how you manage your …

7 Podcasts That Will Make You A Smarter Entrepreneur

A year ago, I had never listened to a podcast in my entire life. They seemed like this weird thing that old people might do (if you’re old and that …

There is a new threat to oil prices

China continues to present significant risks to the oil market. On August 11, China decided to devalue its currency in an effort to keep its export-driven economy competitive. The yuan fell 1.9 percent on Tuesday, the second largest single-day decline in over 20 years. The yuan dropped by another 1 …

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