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This Hedge Fund Left Decisions to a Computer - and Made 19%

For Kyo Yamamoto, leaving investment choices to a computer rather than making his own calls has been the best strategy as unorthodox global monetary …

Central Banks

Here's Why You Should Pursue Things That Are Intimidating: How 'Mozart In The Jungle' Became An Amazon Show

Jason Schwartzman's memories of childhood trips to classical concerts are filled with trepidation. "When are you supposed to laugh and applaud -- when are you not?" he wondered. "When do you stand?"<p>These tend to be a common complaints. Recently in David Byrne's book, <i>How Music Works</i>, the Talking …

Stephen Hawking warns artificial intelligence could end mankind

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/technology/1128000/1128633_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1522250129_c42eb1949276a766ebbf6b7c82b0de03<p><b>Prof Stephen Hawking, one of Britain's pre-eminent scientists, has said that efforts to create thinking machines pose a threat to our very</b> …

Singularity

How to Train Your Voice to Be More Charismatic

Scientists Analyze Public Leaders’ Voices to Discover the Basis for Charisma<p>Scientists are tuning in on the power of the spoken word, seeking the secrets of charisma.<p>By analyzing the harmonics of pitch, frequency and timbre, researchers at University of California, Los Angeles are discovering how …

Charisma

6 Sex Tips You'll Only Hear From a Porn Star

<b>Go All Out for Role Play</b><br>Avoid the always-open costume shop that sells that generic French maid outfit for 50 percent off. "Something more elaborate shows that you're making the time and effort to dress up and do something special for your partner," says Drake, who has to prep for movies by wearing …

15 Free Online Resources That Will Make You Smarter

Learning the new skills necessary to start a new business can be expensive, but fortunately the initiative for free, high-quality, educational resources online has only continued to grow in the past few years.<p>Below are some of the resources available to learn more about marketing, entrepreneurship, …

Small Business

'3-D Cutter' Othermill Goes On Sale

Othermills work like the opposite of 3-D printers, cutting material away instead of building it up.<p>You can think of an Othermill as the opposite of a 3-D printer. Instead of building up objects from raw materials, Othermills create objects by cutting away a larger block of material into something …

3D

Increase Metabolism

10 Things That Slow Your Metabolism<p>Stop these habits now to boost your calorie-burning potential<p>Shutterstock.com<p>Need another reason to love your body? It burns calories all by itself—as long as you don't get in the way. See, every cell in your body plays a role in energy metabolism—the process of …

Detect Cosmic Rays with Your Smartphone Using CRAYFIS

[Daniel Whiteson and Michael Mulhearn], researchers at the University of California, have come up with a novel method of detecting ultra-high energy …

Validate Your Business Idea -- Quickly -- With These 5 Steps

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Do you have a business idea? Of course you do. Why else would you be reading this article?<p>If you are like most aspiring entrepreneurs, however, the problem comes in the immediate stage following your "ah-ha" moment, when the idea lingers …

Small Business

5 Ways the Wealthy Got Where They Are | Inc.com

If your goal is to become a millionaire or billionaire, the best time to get started is right now. But which path is right for you? Business magnate, stock investor, real estate mogul, or even marrying into wealth are all feasible options, but the trick is finding the avenue that's the best match …

Entrepreneurship

The Art Of “Defictionalization”: Turning Fake Movie And TV Products Into A Real Business

How Omni Consumer Products used True Blood and Ghostbusters to create a thriving business selling real versions of fake stuff.<p>Pete Hottelet remembers the day he walked into the headquarters of Valve–makers of the immensely popular <i>Half-Life</i> video game–while proudly wielding a crowbar. In his mind, …

UC Berkeley

Fortune.com

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Energy

4 Ways to Signal Power | Inc.com

Imagine you could walk into a room and instantly, unconsciously infect those present with your enthusiasm and confidence? Or tell in an instant who is a friend and who is a foe (or which person across the table is planning on signing on to the deal)? These abilities might sound like emotional …

Body Language

The 30-year-old health sector billionaire

<b>Monitoring what's going on in your body has gripped California's Silicon Valley like a mania.</b><p>Enthusiasts wear two or three wrist bands to keep an eye on their blood pressure 24 hours a day.<p>They use sensors to tell them how many paces they have taken - the recommended daily rate is currently 10,000, …

Silicon Valley

You Don't Need a Co-Founder For Your Startup

<i>Jay Barnett is the founder of Priority Pickup, an Australia based online passenger services company that offers private chauffeur rentals to customers in Perth, Western Australia.</i><p>One of the most frequently asked questions when I go to startup events here in Perth is why I do not have a co-founder …

Kettlebell Cardio Workout

The Strength-Training Workout that Doubles as Cardio<p>Combine the two—and get out of the gym faster!<p>Shutterstock<p>Swinging kettlebells doesn't just pump up your biceps. Kettlebell workouts can raise your heart rate enough to count as cardio, according to a small new study in the <i>Journal of Strength and</i> …

How To Make A Scrambled Boiled Egg

We Officially All Just Got Duped By Coconut Water

Photo: Getty<p>Last week we reported on the possibility of coconut oil reaching a saturation point, now its even more popular cousin, coconut water, may be facing the same dismal fate, or at least be demoted from its superfood status. In the <i>New York Times'</i> latest installment of the Michael Moss …

Coconut

How To Avoid 'No Vacation Nation' Burnout

Entrepreneurs are known for working long hours, so it's no wonder they have a hard time stepping away from their business long enough to take, much less enjoy, a summer vacation. This is especially true in America, which has developed a reputation as the "No Vacation Nation," as nearly 60 percent …

For sale: Town of Alladin, Wyo., for $1.5 million

If you're looking for your next real estate investment, look no further than the tiny town of Aladdin, Wyo.<p>Located 80 miles northwest of Rapid City, SD, this 30-acre hamlet features a 126-year-old general store and post office, a bar and homes for the town's 15 full-time residents.<p>And the whole …

An Electric Bus That Recharges While You Step Inside

A new system can charge batteries in 15 seconds, or just enough time to fill up between bus stops.<p>Electric buses aren’t new. The “trolley bus” system in San Francisco, for example, has been around for almost 80 years. But even though the older buses keep pollution down, they aren’t quite ideal: In …

Doctors are ready to test temporary 'suspended animation' to save people with severe injuries

It sounds straight out of a bad sci-fi movie: doctors pump patients' veins full of a preserving agent to keep them in suspended animation. But that procedure could come to a hospital near you in the next few years.<p>The idea is to give doctors a bit more time to treat people with serious trauma. In …

If You Can't Stand the Heat, Try Nude Racing

Clothing-optional events are increasingly popular.<p>Like all runners, Whitney Lasseter had often experienced butterflies before races. But the first time she entered the Caliente Bare Dare 5K, she hid behind her car until just moments before the start. <br>That’s because the runners in this Florida event …

San Francisco

Middle school metal trio sign $1.7 million record deal with Sony Music - News - Alternative Press

Brooklyn, New York based middle school metal trio, <b>Unlocking The Truth</b>, have inked a record deal with Sony Music potentially worth $1.7 million, …

Sony Music