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This cryptocurrency startup with a 12-year-old CEO is trying to solve a common frustration among gamers

George Weiksner was 11 years old when he sat down to discuss dividing up the equity of his new startup with his co-founder, who also happened to be his father. George initially asked for an 80% stake in their cryptocurrency-based gaming platform Pocketful of Quarters, a proposal his father, …

Blockchain

Don't Believe These 4 Myths About Innovation

What worked for Steve Jobs or Elon Musk Might not work for you.<p>Go to any conference these days and innovation is almost sure to come up. When it does, you can be just as sure you will see something Steve Jobs said, something Elon Musk did (or plans to do) and some doomsday scenario about how robots …

The Latest: Yes, Mark Zuckerberg will wear suit in Congress

The Latest on Facebook's privacy scandal (all times local):<p>5:20 p.m.<p>Yes, Mark Zuckerberg will wear a suit.<p>The Facebook CEO is best known for his "uniform" of jeans, sneakers and a fitted gray T-shirt.<p>But he'll don a suit and tie when he testifies before Congress starting Tuesday. He already did on …

10 habits of mentally strong people

Despite West Point Military Academy’s rigorous selection process, one in five students drop out by graduation day. A sizeable number leave the summer …

Self-improvement

Top 10 Most Embarrassing Celebrity Moments

Most Embarrassing Celebrity Moments! Let’s face it guys our lives would be quite boring if not for these celebrities. Not only do they make movies, …

These Messages Show Julian Assange Talked About Seeking Hacked Files From Guccifer 2.0

DMs tie Assange to a Russia-linked hacker — and raise new questions about his Seth Rich conspiracy theory.<p>Twitter DMs obtained by BuzzFeed News show that in the summer of 2016, WikiLeaks was working to obtain files from Guccifer 2.0, an online hacktivist persona linked to by Russian military …

A New "Harry Potter" Game Will Feature A Bunch Of The Original Cast

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery is set to be released at the end of April.

Cases Of 'Nightmare Bacteria' Reported In Texas: CDC

A CDC study found that the antibiotic resistant germs can "spread like wildfire" and result in infections that are impossible to …

Stripe launches a new billing tool to tap demand from online businesses

As more and more spending moves online — whether that’s shopping or subscribing to services like Netflix and Spotify — there’s increasing demand for tools that allow those companies, especially smaller ones, to start getting paid.<p>Stripe has made its name by providing developers with a simpler way …

Customers

Divers discovered a 3,000-year-old castle underwater in a Turkish lake

You never know what's lurking under the water until you look.<p>In the depths of Lake Van, the largest lake in Turkey, a group of divers just discovered a lost castle.<p>The underwater fortress is approximately 3,000 years old, according to Turkish publications.<p>Photographer Tahsin Ceylan, who headed up …

Archaeology

5 Science-Backed Ways to Get Over a Rough Breakup

#1: DON'T stalk your ex.<p>The only way to truly get over a breakup is to give it time.<p>As biological anthropologist Helen Fisher previously told …

Psychology

These Groundbreaking Migraine Prevention Drugs Just Smashed Clinical Trials

"We hope this marks the start of real change."<p>A series of late-stage drug trials are showing great promise for a completely new generation of …

A Priest Used The Butt of Jesus as an 18th Century Time Capsule

It's always the last place you look.<p>A priest in 18th century Spain found a clever niche to hide a secret message to the future - in the derriere of a …

Scientists awarded $22 million in Breakthrough Prizes

This year's Breakthrough Prizes — started in 2012 by tech investor Yuri Milner and backed by Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan, Google's …

University of California

Groundbreaking empirical research shows where innovation really comes from

Breaking down barriers for underrepresented kids could quadruple America’s pool of inventors.<p>Gaps in opportunity for talented kids with low socioeconomic status don’t just hold back poor, female, black, or Latino children as individuals — they also impose potentially enormous losses to society as a …

Here’s what Jeff Bezos, Warren Buffett, and 13 more of the busiest people in the world eat for breakfast

<b>• Scientists aren't necessarily convinced breakfast is the most important meal of the day, Tech Insider reported .</b><p><b>• Still, many successful people take the time to eat a balanced breakfast.</b><p><b>• Others, however, like Bill Gates and Donald Trump typically abandon the meal altogether.</b><p>What goes into a …

Jeff Bezos

Wed Me In Couture

Whether you're a bride-to-be or simply in need of a one-of-a-kind LWD, peruse the best bridal-inspired looks straight from Paris.<p>The Fall 2014 couture runways were full of dresses and gowns to take your breath away. Whether you're a bride-to-be or simply in need of a one-of-a-kind confection, …