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Rare Early Shakespeare Compilation Found In Small French Library

One of the most valuable and coveted books in the world, the First Folio was uncovered when librarian Remy Cordonnier dusted off a book of Shakespeare's works dating to the 18th century for an exhibition on English literature in the town of Saint-Omer near Calais.<p>"It occurred to me that it could be …

Literature

Make Your Money Last In Retirement (Pt. 2)

<i>This is the second of two pieces on how to avoid outliving your money, featuring the wisdom of AdviceIQ advisor Jeff Rose, the founder of Alliance Wealth Management in Carbondale, Ill.</i><p>Our first article looked at various ways to attack one of life’s biggest worries: running out of money in …

15 Android Apps That Will Make Your iPhone Friends Jealous

Today, most apps launch on both Android and iOS, but the most interesting Android apps are exclusive to Android because they do something Apple wouldn't allow.<p>From an app that lets you message your friends while still watching Netflix to an app that lets you hack your smartphone's LED lights for …

Apps

Europe signs on to Orion venture

<b>The European Space Agency and Airbus have signed a contract that will see the aerospace giant build the "back end" of America's new manned spaceship.</b><p>The US intends to use its Orion capsule to send astronauts to an asteroid and eventually to Mars.<p>The vehicle needs a propulsion unit to push it …

Space Exploration

Will Generation Z Disconnect?

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What the stock market can teach you about your own personality

Money brings out the insecurity in everyone. But here’s the good news: you can defeat it<p>Every so often there’s an investor who has staying power– people like Warren Buffett or Peter Lynch at Fidelity, whose track records remain strong for decades. Bill Miller, the chief investment officer of Legg …

How to Stay Safe on Public Wi-Fi Networks

Public Wi-Fi networks—like those in coffee shops or hotels—are not nearly as safe as you think. Even if they have a password, you're sharing a …

Information Systems

The Week Ahead: Three Reasons Not to Jump into Stocks Now

The stock market’s powerful rally from the October lows has definitely impressed most professional analysts and the financial media. Some commentators that were recommending the short side of the market in October, are now back in the bullish camp.<p>Others, when asked if they have changed their view, …

The Future Of Money

In the early 1970’s, the financial industry was transformed by a strange confluence of events. In 1973, The Chicago Board of Trade opened the first options trading floor and, almost as if on cue, just a month later, the Nobel prizewinning Black Scholes options pricing model was published.<p>Soon …

Take This Investing IQ Quiz to See What You Know

(<i>This article previously appeared on RealDealRetirement.com</i>.)<p>It’s been easy to score big gains in stocks the past few years. But if the recent …

The Most Common Money Mistakes People Make at Every Age

Financial folly can come at any age; with each new financial milestone and responsibility comes a whole new way for you to mess it all up. The good …

Rosetta mission: Countdown to historic comet landing

<b>A European spacecraft is on course for the first, historic landing on a comet.</b><p>Scientists have now released the first pictures from the lander after separating from its "mothership", Rosetta.<p>The mission will shine a light on some mysteries surrounding these icy relics from the formation of our Solar …

DARPA goes beyond killer robots with prosthetics and Ebola research

DARPA, the military's mad science division, is also a master of PR -- we all cheer them on, even though they may be building a robot army that one day <i>hunts us down</i> (kidding!) There's a lot more to the Agency than robotics work, however. DARPA was actually founded to "prevent technological …

'Interstellar' Animators Made A Physics Breakthrough While Creating A Black Hole For The Movie

The movie-making business has, unintentionally, helped make something more: a scientific discovery. One that you can experience first-hand in the film "Interstellar," coming out in US theaters everywhere on Friday, Nov. 7.<p>In the film, a crew of explorers travel through a wormhole to reach distant …

Black Holes

10 reasons to visit Manila

Despite being one of Southeast Asia's best capital cities for sightseeing and culture, Manila continues to (unfairly) get a bad rap. Crime, pollution, poverty, corruption, overpopulation and horrendous traffic jams are all typically associated with the city, but this paints an unbalanced picture. …

Asia-Pacific ministers endorse trade, graft pacts

Board of inquiry to look into SGX power outage