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​Commercial helicopters unable to meet Huey recapitalisation requirements

The US Air Force has delayed the release of its final request for proposal to recapitalise its fleet of UH-1N Huey helicopters, after contractors …

Kazakh military helicopter stops to ask for directions

A lorry driver in Kazakhstan has captured the moment when a military helicopter landed on a highway, in order to ask for directions.<p>According to the Kazakh Ministry of Defence the crew were taking part in an exercise, ironically working on visual orientation, when they got lost.<p>The pilot is seen …

Military

Data.world raises $18.7 million to connect open data sets

Shortage of data isn’t an issue right now, but combing through it and making sense of it is. Data.world is trying to address this by providing a social media network that allows users to connect and share different sets of data. The Austin, Texas-based startup announced today a funding round of …

Why Cellect Biotechnology Ltd Shares Skyrocketed Higher Today

<b>Cellect Biotechnology</b> (NASDAQ: APOP) stock is up nearly 30% at 12:06 p.m. EST after the company announced that it treated the first patient in the biotech's phase 1/2 trial, dubbed ApoGraft01, testing its stem cell technology ApoGraft in patients with blood cancer.<p>Treating the first patient …

A $200 billion investor just made 'a special decision,' and it highlights a huge risk in the stock market

<i>Sebastien Page has crisscrossed the US during his more than 20-year career in investing and risk management.</i><p><i>After working for Boston-based State Street Associates as a senior managing director and head of the portfolio-management group, the Canadian native moved to the West Coast to join PIMCO as</i> …

Aero Design announces EASA certification of products for Airbus AS350

Advertisement<p>Aero Design has announced European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) certification of its cargo basket, bicycle racks and its extensive list …

Top 4 Marijuana Stocks to Watch | Investopedia

California joined the list of states to legalize recreational marijuana use at the start of 2018, and the markets are showing some enthusiasm for …

Cannabis

4 Best Personal Finance Apps as of December 2017 | Investopedia

If you're like most people, you check your smartphone at least 50 times a day – looking at everything from text messages and work emails to weather …

Personal Finance

Here's How the Stock Market Works

If you're new to investing, the stock market can understandably seem confusing. However, understanding the stock market doesn't need to be too difficult. While it's impossible to explain every detail of how stocks and the stock market works in a single article, here's an overview of the …

Top 5 No-Load Mutual Fund Companies for DIY Investors

The Best No-Load Mutual Fund Companies<p>There's Only a Handful of Mutual Fund Companies With the Best No-Loads<p>Updated March 10, 2017<p>Finding "the best" …

Shiny Chart Builder – Explore your database with a point-and-click interface

(This article was first published on <b>R - Data Science Heroes Blog</b>, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)<p>I have a new year’s surprise for you! This …

Top 3 ETFs for Long-Term Investors as of June 2018 | Investopedia

If you're doing some portfolio planning for the rest of 2018, here are a few good bets for ETFs that work for long-term investors. All year-to-date …

Investing

15 Tax Deductions You Should Be Making for Your Home Business

As the holidays glide by and 2016 wraps up, tax season will be here before you know it.<p>There’s usually a very audible groan when this phrase comes up, particularly for those who run their own businesses. Self-employment tax is one of the toughest costs to handle for startups, and it’s easy to get …

7-Eleven beats Google and Amazon to the first regular commercial drone delivery service in the U.S.

The convenience store chain has partnered with drone maker Flirtey for the ongoing trial.<p>7-Eleven, the world’s largest convenience store chain, shared new numbers from its drone delivery experiment today. Seventy-seven customers in Reno, Nev., have now received items ordered from 7-Eleven delivered …

Huge drone turns guy into flying machine -- and epic snowboarder

Casey Neistat may have pioneered a new sport in his latest viral video.<p>The filmmaker and YouTube mainstay took a snowboard, plenty of cameras and a custom-built drone powerful enough to lift a human to a Scandanavian ski area to transform himself into a "human flying drone."<p>With help from Samsung …

Drones

Big Utility Sees Pathway to $10 Oil

The oil industry must brace for five energy “tsunamis” that threaten to drag prices as low as $10 a barrel in less than a decade, according to Engie …

I read 15 books this year on happiness, productivity, and success — here are the most meaningful insights I've taken away

The bad thing is that one time a stack of said books collapsed on my desk neighbor.<p>Without a doubt, the books that moved me most this year focused on psychology and behavioral science — and as 2016 draws to a close, I'm reflecting on everything I learned.<p>Below, I've rounded up the most meaningful …

21 incredible innovations that improved the world in 2016

2016 may have been a terrible year in many ways, but there was still some undeniable good to come out of the past 12 months.<p>For proof, look no …

McKinsey's 2016 Analytics Study Defines The Future Of Machine Learning

• U.S. retailer supply chain operations who have adopted data and analytics have seen up to a 19% increase in operating margin over the last five years.<br>• Design-to-value, supply chain management and after-sales support are three areas where analytics are making a financial contribution in …

Big Data

The Easiest Way to Know How Successful Your Company Will Be

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

HugeDomains.com - TweetAdvise.com is for sale (Tweet Advise)

Hurry - once it's sold this opportunity will be gone!<p>Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of it's …

'Most VCs are full of sh*t:' meet the anti-venture capitalist with more than 1,600 startups

Dave McClure doesn't like venture capitalists. "Most VCs don't work that hard," he says. "They think they're great stock-pickers. They're all full of …

Mortgage rules explained, from credit scores to income requirements

New programs and updated regulations are changing the mortgage game<p>Following the 2008 financial crisis, mortgage lending ground to a halt for all but the most perfect of borrowers, and largely stayed that way until recently. Two years ago, lenders began to ease mortgage standards, and today, it’s …

Personal Finance

This Chart Shows the Difference Between a Broke and a Rich Budget

Since we tend to decide that it’s rude to talk about money with other people, it can be hard to figure out how to go from being broke to financially …

8 Trends Driving Innovation In The Auto Industry

A quarter billion connected cars will be on the road globally by 2020. With new in-vehicle and automated driving capabilities taking shape every day, opportunities for automotive companies to innovate abound.<p>Twenty-six experts from the automotive industry who attended the SAP sponsored Best …

Mobile Devices

How To Invest: Learn To Read Charts, Find Top Stocks

Like many investors, you may struggle with two key aspects of trading in stocks: how to read stock charts and how to find winning stocks before they …

7 Insanely Creative Business Plan Templates

Starting your own business is so stressful, with so many things to be done, that it’s easy to convince yourself that doing the bare minimum for a …

Small Business

This 'massively bullish' property startup wants to be 'the Amazon for house sales'

Nested has raised the sum from:<p>Well-known London seed fund Passion Capital;<br>• Tim Bunting, a partner at venture capital firm Balderton;<br>• Tom Hulme, a partner at Google Ventures;<br>• Paul Forster, the founder of jobs website Indeed;<br>• Germany's billionaire Samwer brothers, founders of venture builder Rocket …

Check Out These Pitch Decks From Airbnb, YouTube and Other Famous Startups

Airbnb described its service as a way to “save money, make money, and share culture.” BuzzFeed billed itself as a “one stop shop for web buzz.” And …

A Dividend Growth Portfolio To Grow Old With

I recently changed jobs, and it has afforded me two opportunities. First, by rolling my 401K over I have gained access to a decent amount of capital …

Investing