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A Blueprint for the First Work Day of 2016 | Inc.com

<b>Editor's note:</b> <i>"The First 90 Days" is a series about how to make 2016 a year of breakout growth for your business. Let us know how you're making the First 90 Days count by joining the conversation on social media with the hashtag #Inc90Days.</i><p>It's a new year, a chance to start fresh. Before you get …

20 vintage photos of America's sportiest presidents

The archives are full of photos of presidents playing sports in order to connect with the common man.<p>There's something strangely intriguing about seeing these legendary figures so out of context.

How to Turn a Bad Day Around

Let’s face it. Life can be full of frustrations—an argument with your teenager over breakfast, a missed train, or even just a spilled coffee can make you wish you could crawl back into bed. How can you change your mood when you’ve started your day off on the wrong foot? How do you stop annoyances …

$99 Flights to Iceland, $149 to Copenhagen, London, Paris!

I wrote last week about a terrific sale on flights to Iceland (and beyond) on WOW Air. You can fly from Boston or Washington, DC (Baltimore), to …

Unprotected license plate surveillance cameras let anyone with a web browser tune in

Automated license plate recognition systems, also known as ALPR or simply LPR systems, have become increasingly popular — and controversial — tools for law enforcement in recent years. The systems can automatically photograph and record data on license plates in real time, drawing the ire of …

This video of Silicon Valley's 'Million Dollar Shack' is proof of another housing bubble

In their beautifully made video, "Million Dollar Shack: Trapped in Silicon Valley's Housing Bubble," Steve Fyffe and Michelle Joyce show in gripping details how money is washing over the area, the hubris it engenders, the foreign investors who buy homes for investment purposes, renters who get …

This forgotten incident from the Cold War shows how Putin's air incursions could go horribly, horribly wrong

In Europe, Russian planes and ships have crossed into neighboring waters or airspace dozens of times since early 2014.<p>And Russia has taken a provocative military stance all the way to the US, most recently in late April when nuclear-capable Russian bombers penetrated a US air defense zone near …

Military

Book Review: The Bogleheads' Guide To Investing

<i>Reviewed by Murad J. Antia, CFA</i><p>Bogleheads — investors who have adopted Vanguard Group founder John Bogle’s investing philosophy — have morphed from a …

Here's how Warren Buffett sees the stock market

The Nasdaq is back at all-time highs.<p>After closing at 5,048 back in March 2000, the Nasdaq took more than 15 years to close above that level, closing at 5,056 on Thursday to make a new record closing high. During the day on Thursday, the S&P 500 also breached an intraday record high.<p>And while it's …

Magazine sobre los gadgets y noticias de internet

mayo 10, 2018 Comentarios desactivados en Insulina en niveles altos, ¿ES PELIGROSO?<p>La insulina es una hormona que se emplea en el páncreas; es …

10 Superfoods Every Man Needs

You've loaded up on apples and lettuce, and eaten more than your weight in carrots. Your efforts are noble, but you might be missing out on some of …

What the Hispanic demographic explosion means for America

During fights over the Obamacare health-insurance law, a constituent told him to "go back where you came from". The attacks were misplaced. Mr Salazar is proud of his Hispanic heritage, but he comes from a place with deeper American roots than the United States.<p>One of his ancestors, Juan de Oñate y …

Here's what it's like when President Obama gets mad

When he's mad, President Barack Obama gets eerily quiet.<p>Reggie Love, a 26-year-old former Duke University football and basketball star improbably became then-Senator Obama's right-hand man during his first presidential campaign in 2007.<p>Love went on to work as Obama's personal aide for five years, …

15 Breathtaking Places To Go Soul-Searching In The Philippines

There's more to life than strawberry picking and ube jam.

Here’s a list of must-read books and articles about Silicon Valley’s history

Silicon Valley might be home to countless photo-sharing apps and on-demand services for pretty much anything, but it also has a rich history few of these apps’ users and customers of these services know about.<p>Patrick Collison, cofounder and chief executive of payments company Stripe, has collected …

In an up year for stocks, many individual investors lost out

Last year was a good one for the market. But for many investors, it was far less than great.<p>According to a study from SigFig.com, which makes a …

Here's What 13 Top Wall Street Pros Are Predicting For Stocks In 2015

The S&P 500 closed the year at 2,058, above the year-end forecast of all but one strategist — FundStrat's Tom Lee.<p>For 2015, Wall Street sees stocks gaining some ground, but few strategists are calling for the fourth straight year of double-digit gains from stocks.<p>The average year-end target on the …

What U.S. Intelligence Predicted the World Would Look Like in 2015

Shortly before 9/11, officials foresaw a fundamental shift in the nature of power.<p>Nine months before the September 11 attacks—and just days after the Supreme Court halted the Florida recount, handing the presidency to George W. Bush—U.S. intelligence officials published an 85-page prediction for …

Tech Q&A: Weak Wi-Fi, job hunting sites and more

<b>Fast fix for weak Wi-Fi</b><p><b>Q.</b> I purchased a game console for the TV in my bedroom, but it turns out my Wi-Fi signal isn't great there. What can I do to get a stronger signal?<p><b>A.</b> Your Wi-Fi router antenna is likely omni-directional. Put the router as high as you can in the center of your house for the …

Tsunami 10 Years Later in Pictures

The Secret Dead Of Russia's Undeclared War

His mother knows. She knows that Mr Tumanov, a 20 year-old junior sergeant in the Russian army, was killed in eastern Ukraine, torn apart in a rocket attack on August 13.<p>Yelena Tumanova, 41, learned these bare facts about her son's death from one of his comrades, who saw him get hit and scooped up …

The Easy 4-Day Detox: Grooming & Health

World Cup<p>The least red-white-and-blue (if you don’t count Russia!) major sporting event in our time will be the most chaotic, entertaining, and …

Lifestyle

Why is it so difficult to eat real food in the 21st century?

Once the weird and alien alternative, industrialized food is now the norm<p>My great-grandmother lived to be over 100 years old. Never leaving her rural Bulgarian surroundings, she might have been one of the last people on the planet who wouldn’t be able to tell you who Ronald McDonald was. Hers was a …

Is Henry Blodget, gasp, right about Apple and the BBC?

How bad was the BBC’s investigation of Apple’s Asian supply chain — the one that discovered last week that Chinese factory workers take scheduled …

Forget a Facialist: All You Need for Flawless Skin Are These 8 Foods

If we could turn back time.<p>You can go to extreme measures for youthful-looking skin, like spending a month's rent on a fancy treatment and drinking human blood à la Pharrell (we kid). <i>Or</i> you could simply rejuvenate your grocery list.<p>As any esthetician worth her salt will tell you, a tailored diet …

Skin Care

Billions Of Dollars Are Set To Flow Into These 7 Areas Of Tech In 2015

To uncover the hottest new trends in business tech next year, we spoke to some of the most successful enterprise-focused venture capitalists in Silicon Valley.

RadioShack unveils a cost-cutting plan as its losses deepen

Beleaguered electronics retailer RadioShack (RSH) reported a wider third-quarter loss as net sales tumbled 16% due to store traffic declines and …

Stocks: 4 things to know before the open

Barring a nasty surprise, it looks like markets could break their three-day losing streak Thursday.<p>Here are the four things you need to know before the opening bell rings in New York:<p><b>1. Staples stocks surge:</b> Shares in Staples (SPLS) are up about 12% premarket after activist investment firm …

Jonas Delos Reyes: Proactively Acquire Skills to Reach Your Next Goals

<i>This is part of the #CareerAdvice series - featuring successful professionals who share their advice to people who would want to take their career to the next level.</i><p>Having positive outlook and maintaining an attitude of constantly seeking to learn new skills help in increasing one's chances in …