Matthew Hilario

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The mistake we all make... and the simple experiment that reveals it

Bill Gates is the richest person in the world. At the age of 19, he dropped out of Harvard to start Microsoft, and in a few short years he made it the most profitable corporation in the world. It’s tempting to think that he must be one of the smartest people who ever lived.<p>Gates is undoubtedly …

Psychology

NASA is almost at Pluto and you can follow along with this app

NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft blasted off in 2006, with the objective to perform the closest flyby of Pluto ever performed and it’s about to reach its destination.<p>You might not realize it, but most pictures you’ve seen of Pluto in the past is simply an artist’s impression of what the little blue …

Space

Starbucks-led coalition commits to hiring 100,000 disconnected youth

CHICAGO — A coalition of executives from some of the nation's largest companies, spearheaded by Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz, pledged to hire 100,000 young Americans who have been shut out of the job market.<p>The 100,000 Opportunities Initiative, which launches Monday, aims to give a leg up to some …

Starbucks To Announce Youth Jobs Program

WASHINGTON -- Starbucks on Monday will announce a major new jobs program designed to combat youth unemployment, the company said. A collaboration with a host of other companies, including Macy's, CVS, JPMorgan Chase and Microsoft, the program -- dubbed 100,000 Opportunities Initiative -- will …

Howard Schultz

15-year-old schoolboy develops test for Alzheimer's disease

Krtin Nithiyanandam has developed a test which could not only pick up the early signs of Alzheimer's disease but potentially stops it spreading further<p>A 15-year-old British boy has developed a potential test for Alzheimer’s disease which could allow the condition to be diagnosed 10 years before the …

Social Security Could Be In Worse Shape Than We Thought

Social Security is the backbone of retirement planning in the United States. Nearly one-third of retirees receive almost all of their retirement income from the system and nearly two-thirds receive more than half of their retirement income from Social Security. In short, America’s retirees need …

First U.S. bitcoin exchange set to open

The virtual currency bitcoin is getting a very real boost on Monday, with the opening of the first licensed U.S. exchange.<p>Coinbase Inc., a startup …