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Don’t use Huawei phones, say heads of FBI, CIA, and NSA

The US intelligence community is still worried about Chinese tech giants’ government ties<p>The heads of six major US intelligence agencies have warned that American citizens shouldn’t use products and services made by Chinese tech giants Huawei and ZTE. According to a report from <i>CNBC</i>, the …

Emma Watson Made This Film to Show How Women Get Over Hurdles in Sport and Life

U.N. Women Goodwill Ambassador and former <i>Harry Potter</i> actress Emma Watson has helped produce an inspiring short movie about the hurdles women have …

After Watching This, You'll Probably Never Want to Eat Gummies Again

Everything is terrible.<p>It's hard to resist the lure of the sweet smell of gummies. We know they're bad for our teeth and everything, but they hit the sweet spot, and that's enough to have us drilling through a bag in about 10 minutes flat.<p>But after watching this short film by Belgian filmmaker …

Food

5 Best Apps to Use for Personal Investing

It used to be difficult to be an individual investor, making one’s own decisions about trading on the stock market. The reason? The brokers and fund …

How Aydin Senkut Helped 11 Different Companies Grow to $1 Billion Each

Over the past 10 years, Aydin and the Felicis Ventures team have helped 11 companies grow to over $1 billion each. They also assisted 36 portfolio companies surpass the $100 million mark. Out of their 180 investments, 60 have turned into notable exits. That would be considered quite a great track …

Keep this high-yielding dividend stock on your radar this earnings season

Stocks can experience significant price moves after they announce their quarterly financial results.<p>One stock that has repeatedly moved higher after reporting its quarterly earnings is Genworth MI Canada Inc., which through its subsidiary, Genworth Financial Mortgage Insurance Co. Canada, is the …

Investing

15 Tools All Entrepreneurs Need in Their Tool Kit

Whether it’s managing projects, talking to your customers, handling your books, and developing your business idea, being an entrepreneur is both …

After 3 Years And $64M In Seed Funding, Onshape Launches The Mother Of All Products

Behind every product is a product, almost invariably a computer-aided design (CAD) software package known as Solidworks. If you are a designer and want to draft a belt buckle for a new handbag, you have to use this software to carefully extrude the metal contours so that it is ready for …

Confirmed: SugarCRM Buys Mobile Startup Stitch, Shuts It Down

SugarCRM, a CRM and open source rival to Salesforce, has made an acquisition to help the company raise its game on the mobile front. It has acquired and is shutting down Stitch, a startup co-founded by ex-Salesforce execs that created a mobile-first platform and iOS app for salespeople to …

Startups

Is Airbnb The Next eBay, Uber The Next Amazon?

Are Airbnb and Uber the next big pillars of Internet commerce?<p>In the next wave of technology, Airbnb could be the next eBay and Uber could be the next Amazon, according to Jeremiah Owyang, an analyst and partner at Altimeter Group.<p>While these changes could be years away–Airbnb and Uber declined to …

Could You Survive An Electric Car Apocalypse? -- AFTER/DRIVE

Samsung’s Quarterly Earnings Suffer On Slowing Growth, Gives Apple Room To Shine In The Fall

Samsung has missed expectations for its quarterly earnings guidance, which is bad news since those expectations were already pretty low. The slowing growth of the smartphone market dominator is being attributed to lackluster Galaxy S4 sales. Samsung’s premiere handset has reportedly sold 20 million …