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Stockfighter is a game that puts your programming skills to the test

Stockfighter is designed to challenge programmers of all levels.<p>Built in the style of a classic ‘Capture the Flag‘ game, it gives you access to a virtual trading market where you have to write code to solve the puzzles you’re presented with.<p>These challenges span software security, distributed …

High-Frequency Trading

7 Reasons Adult Coloring Books Are Great for Your Mental, Emotional and Intellectual Health

There are many times when I suggest adult coloring books to patients, and they look at me like perhaps we should be switching seats. However, time and again, they come back to me and tell me how beneficial they find them to be. Many psychologists and therapists "prescribe" these to patients for …

16 Mental Health Quotes You Need to Read Today

This week is Mental Health Awareness Week. This is a topic that we need to talk more about. We need to eliminate the stigma about mental illness and …

This Way of Socialising Cuts Depression Risk In Half - PsyBlog

The type of socialising that protects your mental health.<p>Regular face-to-face communication reduces the risk of depression in older adults by half, a …

Research

4 Rituals That Will Make You Happy, According to Neuroscience

You get all kinds of happiness advice on the Internet from people who don’t know what they’re talking about. Don’t trust them.<p>Actually, don’t trust …

How Did We Get So Fat And Is There Hope?

While I will be writing on Forbes mostly about the technology and the Human Internet of Things (HIoT) in health and wellness, I thought it was really important to get at the fundamental reasons we are so fat. Earlier, I wrote an article “Four fundamental shifts required for improved population …

Nutrition

Apple boosted its R&D budget by $1.5 billion amid rumours that it is making a car

Capital expenditure will decline by $1 billion to $12 billion, according to an SEC filing.<p>The capex reduction makes some sense given that the previous fiscal year was a big one for Apple: The larger-size iPhone 6 and 6 Plus models are now launched, as well as Apple Watch. In the upcoming year Apple …

Wall Street

12 signs America is on the decline

America is declining, in large and important measures, yet policymakers aren’t paying attention. So argues a new academic paper, pulling together …

26 Things To Remember If You Want To Be Truly Happy

If you’ve asked yourself how to become a happier person, this is already a very good sign. Happiness is not something that happens to us by chance. …

Hidden reasons for your overeating

<i>Cynthia Sass is a registered dietitian and Health's contributing nutrition editor. She privately counsels clients in New York, Los Angeles, and long distance, and is the sports nutrition consultant to the New York Rangers NHL team and the New York Yankees MLB team.</i><p>Overeating is tricky. First, you …

Simple Ways To Improve Your Life