Maria Adamjee

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Cinnamon-Oat Peach Crisp

8 servings<p>This dead-simple oat topping can be repurposed for any stone fruit as it comes into season this summer or for pears and apples in fall. This recipe is from B’s Cracklin’ BBQ in Savannah, GA.<p>June 2018Print<p>Ingredients<p>5 lb. medium peaches (about 12), peeled, sliced ½" thick<p>⅔ cup granulated …

Dessert

PayPal confirms that it is buying payments startup iZettle for $2.2B in an all-cash deal

PayPal is taking its biggest bet yet on point-of-sale transactions, small businesses and markets outside of the U.S. as it looks to raise its game against Square, Stripe and others in the world of payments: The company has confirmed that it is buying iZettle — the Stockholm-based payments provider …

FinTech

The man who called 'The Big Short' says Deutsche Bank is a 'problem bank'

LONDON — The hedge fund manager famous for betting against the United States housing market in the run-up to the 2008 financial crash says Deutsche Bank is "a problem bank" that must "shrink dramatically.<p>Speaking to Bloomberg TV, Steve Eisman said: "Deutsche Bank has real profitability issues, they …

Deutsche Bank

10 “Notes to Self” that Will Stop You from Taking Things Personally

Let’s start off with a simple question:<i>Why do we always take things so personally?</i>There are admittedly quite a few viable and valid answers to …

Self-help

The 13 Best Books I Read Last Year

These are some seriously great books. How great are they, you ask? Well, let me tell you. See, my 1-10 rating system is actually logarithmic. Meaning …

Books

Credit card companies unite for a checkout button to take on PayPal

Even if you don't use PayPal to send money to friends, there's a good chance you've reached for their checkout button in online stores, which is tied to all of your payment information. It's simply easier than getting up and finding your wallet. Now, the major credit card companies -- Visa, …

O'Shares FTSE U.S. Quality Dividend ETF - An Exceptionally Well-Crafted Fund

OUSA is a mix of volatility, quality and dividend yield factors rolled into one fund.<p>Each of these themes carry powerful risk mitigating …

This is the COOLEST! Everything that’s Orbiting the Earth Right Now

Okay, if you’ve got some spare time, check out this amazing website called Stuff in Space. It’s a simulation of every satellite (alive or dead), …

Space

Another Goldman exec dumps Wall Street for crypto world

Early cryptocurrency investor Mike Novogratz has hired Goldman Sachs executive Richard Kim as the new chief operating officer for his merchant bank, …

Cryptocurrency

Worldwide IT spending to reach $3.7 trillion in 2018

Gartner suggests that the IT industry is going strong with a spend increase of 6.2 percent from 2017.<p>Worldwide IT spending is set to reach $3.7 …

Facebook urged to make GDPR its “baseline standard” globally

Facebook is facing calls from consumer groups to make the European Union’s incoming GDPR data protection framework the “baseline standard for all Facebook services”.<p>The update to the bloc’s data protection framework is intended to strengthen consumers’ control over how their personal data is used …

Bancor launches a cryptocurrency wallet that converts instantly between tokens

As of January 2018, the number of cryptocurrencies had already hit 1,384, and more are being launched all the time. Tokens such as Bitcoin are widely usable, but many others only have a distinct use within their blockchain project’s ecosystem.<p>What if the cryptocurrencies you hold are different from …

The Crypto Hedge-Fund Bubble Is Starting to Deflate

The reckoning is starting for crypto hedge funds.<p>Demand and profits are drying up at many of the more than 150 funds that popped during last year’s …

Cryptocurrency

30 Ways to Use a Can of Chickpeas

Chickpeas are such a versatile ingredient. You can roast chickpeas and add them to salads, use them as a substitute for croutons in soups, or turn …

Chickpeas

How Microsoft and Databricks crafted a unique partnership for AI data processing

Microsoft is bringing its Azure Databricks cloud service out of beta today to help its customers better process massive amounts of data, powered by a partnership unlike anything the tech titan has done before.<p>The company worked with Databricks to produce the service, which is an analytics system …

Big Data

A Weekly Meal Plan Starring Korean-Style Grain Bowls, a Hearty Shrimp Pasta, and the Easiest Chicken Enchiladas

This week our meal plan is all about comforting, crowd-pleasing dinners inspired by Korea, Greece, Mexico, and more. Follow the plan and you'll learn …

Why did Ethereum Drop so hard? Bitcoin is Correcting, and Cryptocurrency Markets Follow.

Crypto is not a fad. Crypto is an inevitable extension of fintech, an evolution allowing functionality and security never before possible. This is …

L'Oreal buys an augmented reality beauty app maker

Makeup empire L'Oreal wants to promote its huge collection of brands the high-tech way, so it's buying Modiface to make that happen. It's now in the process of acquiring the beauty tech company, which has been teaming up with big cosmetics brands for over a decade to create augmented reality apps …

30 Make-Ahead Lunches You Can Pack Tonight

What's one of the easiest ways to feel like you have your life together? If you ask us, it's prepping lunch the night before. In the grand scheme of …

Healthy Eating

How Well Do You Know English? The Origin of 'Bite the Bullet' and 15 Other Common Expressions in English

You probably think you know where 'mad as a hatter' is from ... but you're wrong.<p>English is not an easy language to learn. Not only do you have to contend with compound expressions (like "make out" or "turn up"), but you must understand expressions that barely seem tethered to reality.<p>Imagine …

Robinhood rolls out zero-fee crypto trading as it hits 4M users

Coinbase has some serious competition. Today, Robinhood starts rolling out its no-commission cryptocurrency trading feature in California, Massachusetts, Missouri, Montana and New Hampshire. Users there can buy and sell Bitcoin and Ethereum with no extra fees, and everyone can track those and 14 …

Triple Chocolate Eclairs Dessert

These triple chocolate eclairs are the perfect dessert for everyone who adores eclairs just like I do. I often experiment with éclair recipes and …

The Best Double Chocolate Banana Cake Ever

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>Preheat the oven to 350 degrees and coat an 8 inch square pan with cooking spray.<p>2<p>Done<p>Combine the mashed bananas and sugar into a large …

Check out these statement-making ties that a Yale professor and his daughter design on their iPhones

For ten years, William and Zoe Goetzmann have operated a successful family business together; now they share lessons for other entrepreneurs<p>You can …

UCSD cancer clinical trial gets $18.2 million

Cancer researchers at University of California San Diego have been awarded $18.2 million to test a two-drug therapy on patients with B-cell cancers. …

United Technologies to Buy Rockwell Collins for Staggering $23 Billion

It's the biggest deal in the history of aerospace.<p>United Technologies (UTX) will buy airplane parts maker Rockwell Collins (COL) for $23 billion, or …

The 29 Top Coding Schools and Bootcamps of 2017

Coding might be the last remaining industry that represents the American Dream: After passing a quick course from one of the best coding schools, …

Learn to Code: Harvard's Free Online Computer Science Course

HTML, CSS, JavaScript, C, SQL, PHP, and More<p>Harvard’s “Introduction to Computer Science” course is widely regarded as the best computer science …

10 Foil Packet Chicken Recipes for Easy Dinners

Foil packet dinners are a lazy cook's best friend. All you have to do is place your ingredients in the center of a large piece of tin foil, seal it …

Cooking