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Infinity War writers on that ending: 'Yes, this happens. Deal with it'

The world (and internet) is still reeling from the finale of the MCU’s climactic film, one whose spoilers are so deep that if you clicked on this …

Marvel Universe

How Chinese tourists are changing the way the rest of the world travels

Virtual riches<p>In 2017, Chinese travellers made more than $130 million outbound trips and spent an estimated US $115 billion while on them, according to a report released by the China Tourism Academy and Ctrip, Asia's largest online travel agent — facts that have not been lost on tourism industries …

China

James Gunn confirms Marvel character who survived Avengers: Infinity War

Despite what occurs at the climax of <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i>, it's somehow reassuring to find out that at least one character who's not directly in the …

Marvel Universe

Mum, 82, who couldn't recognise her own son due to dementia gets memory back - after changing her diet

An 82-year-old dementia sufferer who failed to recognise her own son has incredibly got her memory back after changing her diet.<p>When his mother's …

Dementia

With 5 Quick Clicks You Can See All the Data Facebook Has on You (I Was Truly Stunned by What I Found)

It takes just five short steps to download the entire archive. You probably want to do it immediately.<p><i>(Update: Facebook says it's changing how you can access and change your privacy settings. Details are here.)</i><p>Tough times for Facebook--and they're only getting worse. The FTC is investigating, the …

The amazing ways intermittent fasting affects your body and brain

It's odd to think that depriving yourself of a necessity for life might be one of the most powerful ways to transform your health. Yet there's more and more evidence for the idea that fasting could have powerful health benefits for both the body and brain.<p>There are many different forms of fasting, …

Holistic Medicine

ROSENBERG: A myth is circulating Wall Street about the next financial crisis — and it reveals unlearned lessons from the latest one

The worst financial crisis in modern history claimed its first victim during this week a decade ago.<p>Bear Stearns, an 85-year-old investment bank that was America's fifth-largest at the time, failed to convince its shareholders that it had enough staying power to survive the housing collapse. Many …

Markets

JPMorgan has calculated when the next recession will hit — and has some ideas how you can prepare for it

"<i>Where are we in the cycle?</i>"<p>It's an inquiry the economics team at JPMorgan receives frequently. And it's a good question when you consider the US's current economic expansion is already the second-longest of the postwar era.<p>Luckily for curious minds, JPMorgan maintains a model designed to provide …

Markets

The little-known heart risk Bob Harper wants people to know about

<i>It's been nearly a year since fitness expert Bob Harper suffered a sudden heart attack — a shock to him, his fans and even doctors. But Harper survived, and since then he's turned his life around, adopting a new, gentler approach to his workouts and diet.</i><p><i>Harper has since learned he has a hereditary</i> …

20 tough lessons everyone should learn in their 20s

<b><br>1. Communication is everything</b><p>If you learn how to effectively command a room, think on your feet, articulate yourself exceptionally and present your ideas in a way which others can digest, understand and feel inspired by, you will be a force to be reckoned with. If you do not, you may very well …

Self-improvement

Here are Warren Buffett's most valuable investments

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway has made nearly $2 billion on its investment in Apple.<p>The conglomerate bought more in the third quarter just as the stock, with the rest of the tech sector, continued to hit new highs.<p>Many of his other investments aren't doing too badly either, to say the …

6 Habits That Will Help You Become a Better Leader, According to Someone Who Coaches CEOs

Start implementing these now.<p>Over the past 25 years, I’ve coached a mix of executives in for profit and not-for-profit companies like Kellogg’s, …

Here's everything you need to know about blockchains, the ground-breaking tech that could be as disruptive as the internet

From a 'castle' full of bitcoin millionaires to the initial coin offering (ICO) craze, it's hard to escape the chatter about how some people are building their fortunes off the new world of cryptocurrencies. But behind those cryptocurrencies sits a technology called blockchains, which some people …

The Remarkable True Story of a “Dividend Millionaire”

Lessons from Hayford Peirce’s 30-year portfolio plan.<p>IN 1995, Hayford Peirce, a science-fiction and mystery writer by avocation, sat down in a …

A professor of medicine explains why eating fat won't make you fat — but sugar will

"Eat fat, get fat" has been the conventional wisdom guiding American diets for the past two decades. Yet more and more research suggests that thinking is dangerously misguided.<p>"There is one thing we know about fats," Aaron Carroll, a professor of pediatrics at the Indiana University School of …

Nutrition

11 things the most organized and productive people do every day

We often confuse being productive with working as fast as we can, every second of the day. We fear that slowing down to get organized will kill our productivity, but the facts suggest otherwise:<p>Being disorganized is costly, in terms of both money and time. But if you can convince yourself to slow …

Time Management

Analyst says 94% of bitcoin's price movement over the past 4 years can be explained by one equation

Tom Lee, the cofounder of FundStrat Global Advisors, is bullish on bitcoin and has a unique way of valuing the cryptocurrency.<p>He says his short-term valuation model, built on Metcalfe's law, can explain the majority of bitcoin's volatility. He explained his reasoning on Business Insider's …

Cryptocurrency

3 pieces of advice from a value investor who started with nothing and is now worth over $100 million

Just think about how much you could learn from someone who came from nothing and now has a net worth of over $100 million.<p>How much would you spend to get insight from a successful investor who started late in life, had all the odds stacked against him, yet still made it big?<p>Would you do what he did …

I wake up at 3:45 a.m. and people call my daily routine 'truly insane' — but here's why you should follow it, too

I've seen my future. Honestly, I have. It involves me, about 100 or more pounds heavier.<p>It has me doing virtually no work of any value, while sinking further and further into a spiral of depression, sadness, shame, and anger.<p>It involves fattening food, increasingly high blood sugar, elevated blood …

UBS combined AI and analyst smarts to pick the 7 best dividend stocks

Stock pickers are constantly trying to get an edge on their competition. For analysts at UBS, that means using a machine learning algorithm to help with the hard work of evaluating companies.<p>To create their "High-Quality Dividend Stock List," analysts at UBS used a machine learning algorithm to …

Investing

3 Stocks to Buy With Dividends Yielding More Than 6%

High-yielding stocks can be rewarding, but you have to be careful about risk.<p>High-yield dividend stocks are always tempting, but you have to be more …

The time-saving exercises which you can do anywhere

There are the Anna Wintours and Michelle Obamas of the world who get up at 5am to play tennis or pound the treadmill. And then there are the rest of us, who book a gym class at the beginning of the week only to cancel it two hours beforehand because we’ve had a tough day and would rather have a …

Exercise

8 Tips for Setting Up a Strong Home Network

Whether you’re moving to a new home or just want to improve your Internet connection, setting up a strong home network can feel daunting. But …

Wi-Fi

Former Navy SEAL sniper reveals how staying focused is the key to success

Brandon Webb, former Navy SEAL and author of "Total Focus" explains why excellence matters. Following is a transcript of the video.<p>BRANDON WEBB: <i>Hi, I'm Brandon Webb, former Navy SEAL, CEO of the Hurricane Group, and author of "Total Focus: How to Make Better Decisions Under Pressure."</i><p><i>I see the</i> …

Self-improvement

Aliens probably made this cube-shaped speaker—and it's awesome

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, …

Serving in the US Air Force made me good with money forever

When I first joined the U.S. Air Force, I was scared out of my mind.<p>I had just committed four years of my life to something I wasn't 100% sure I could do. Not to mention, I was getting yelled at and working harder than I ever had in my 19 years of life. There was a lot to process. Through it all, I …

Simple 15-minute exercise routine to ease stress

With a new episode published every Monday, our new fitness series showcases a range of fun and easy-to-follow workouts designed to reinvigorate your lifestyle.<p>In this, the fourth video in the series, Frame instructor Emily-Clare Hill takes you through a simple series of exercises designed to clear …

Yoga

Top stocks, companies, and cryptocurrencies to invest in for the blockchain boom

How to Invest in Cryptocurrency<p>Blockchain technology has been heating up in the past several months, thanks in large part to the surge in Bitcoin's price since early May. The cryptocurrency skyrocketed from less than $1,000 in March to an all-time high of $4,440 on August 14.<p>Given this meteoric …

If It Doesn't Suck, It's Not Worth Doing | Inc.com

According to psychological research, the anticipation of an event is almost always more emotionally powerful than the event itself.<p>The dread of asking your boss for a raise is paralyzing and can last months. Yet, once you get yourself to finally do it, it's over before you know it. The excitement …

Motivation

'It’s Going to Collapse': 5 Scary Stock Market Predictions From Smart Investors

From Jim Rogers to Marc Faber.<p>Stocks have been trading at or near record highs — but not everyone is so certain that the acceleration will …