Peter

117 Added | 25 Magazines | 5 Likes | 6 Following | @Peter2020 | Keep up with Peter on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Peter”

A Robot Does the Impossible: Assembling an Ikea Chair Without Having a Meltdown

And just like that, humanity draws one step closer to the singularity, the moment when the machines grow so advanced that humans become obsolete: A …

Robotics

Can Adult Children Inherit a Parent's Debts?

Who Pays Off Medical and Other Bills After Death?<p>Payment can depend on the decedent's overall financial picture<p>Updated April 04, 2018<p>It's natural to …

Personal Finance

Apple tried to sue a small iPhone repair shop in Norway, the repair shop won

It's no secret that Apple doesn't want you to be able to easily repair your devices. While almost anyone can open an Android repair shop, opening an …

Repairs

How to Get Rid of "Man Boobs"

It’s one of every guy's worst nightmares: man boobs. You saw it on the <i>Seinfeld</i> episode “The Mansierre,” in which Kramer developed a bra for guys who …

Exercise

SpaceX can't broadcast Earth images because of a murky license

Out of nowhere, Elon Musk's rocket company is now required to obtain a license to broadcast from space.<p>Last Friday, SpaceX wasn't able to give its fans a view of the 10 new Iridium satellites it released into orbit from its Falcon 9 upper stage.<p>Weirdly, company engineers staffing the launch webcast …

SpaceX

Watch GM Korea workers trash CEO's office after bonuses are withheld

It's like Office Space, but they don't stop with the printer.<p>Most of us have had fantasies of trashing our boss's office over news we don't like (sorry, Tim), but some GM workers in Korea made them reality. Pro tip: Don't do that.<p>Upon hearing that bonuses would be withheld due to recent financial …

Automotive Industry

Here's Every New Car On Sale That Goes 200 MPH or Faster

Meet every member of the 200-mph club.<p>Back in 1987, the Ferrari F40 became the first production road car to exceed the mythical 200-mph barrier with a top speed of 201 mph. Now, Ferrari sells three cars that top out over 200, and even Dodge sells a 204-mph car. Even still, the 200-MPH club is still …

Sports Cars

Toyota Chief Engineer Confirms J29 Supra Will Have DCT, No Manual Transmission

Tetsuya Tada is a man of many talents in the automotive realm. The chief engineer behind the GT 86 and a soldier of rear-drive fortune, Tada-san also …

Autos

Why Warren Buffett and GE Could Be a 'Perfect Match'

Last November I wrote a Real Money column positing that Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B) should buy General Electric (GE) and "put the …

Investing

How to Do Your Own Pre-Purchase Inspection

When buying a car, you might not always have an expert mechanic on-hand. Here's how to inspect one yourself.<p>A pre-purchase inspection is vital if you plan on spending significant money on a used car. Having a trained mechanic look through a vehicle will give you assurance and peace of mind once you …

Used Cars

John Deere's 30-Second Oil Change System Would Be Amazing on Cars

The Easy Change system turns oil changes into a super-simple no-tools job.<p>An oil change is one of the simplest maintenance procedures you can do for your car, but oftentimes it's messy and time-consuming. John Deere's new "Easy Change" oil system has revolutionized this maintenance task. And we …

John Deere

Roadshow Asks: How often do you change your car oil?

Whose mileage rules do you follow between oil changes? The manufacturer's, your mechanic's or your dad's? We want to know.<p>Just recently Brian Cooley received an email from a Roadshow reader who's currently studying to be an auto mechanic. He asked Brian how often he should change his oil on his new …

Study Skills

More millennials are getting prenups—here's why you might consider one too

Prenuptial agreements may seem taboo, but more and more millennials are getting prenups when marrying. Learn how prenups can protect your personal …

Bill Gates Says This Is the Reason He’s So Successful

The billionaire's comments came during his 6th Reddit AMA.<p>Bill Gates hosted his 6th Reddit “Ask Me Anything” on Wednesday, where he answered a …

Bill Gates

7 Dividend Achievers With Big Income Potential

There is an old Wall Street maxim that the safest dividend is the one that’s just been raised. Which is why if you’re not familiar with Dividend …

Using Trading Indicators Effectively

Many investors and active traders use technical trading indicators to help identify high-probability trade entry and exit points. Hundreds of …

2019 Hyundai Santa Fe unveiled

It offers a diesel engine this time around.<p>Hyundai has unveiled its next-generation, 2019 Santa Fe. First, to clarify, the Santa Fe nameplate will take the place of the current five-passenger Santa Fe Sport. This new generation features a new design, new technology, and a new diesel engine …

New Hyundai Santa Fe to spawn hybrid variant

Don't look for an electrified new-generation Santa Fe to hit dealers soon, though.<p>Hyundai is launching its all-new fourth-generation 2019 Santa Fe SUV later this year with a pair of gas engines, and a new diesel engine option is poised to follow in early 2019. But that's not all that's coming for …

Santa Fe

Bill Gates has paid over $10 billion in taxes—here’s why he says he should pay more

Billionaire Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates is worth an estimated $91.8 billion, and he pays billions in taxes to the federal government. But he says …

Bill Gates

2019 Hyundai Santa Fe goes edgy, gets a diesel

This popular SUV gains a dramatic new look and a brace of serious new tech -- plus a surprise powertrain option.<p>Like most new-car dealers, Hyundai franchisees have been clamoring for more crossover SUVs. Seemingly no matter the size, price or class, American customers can't get enough soft-roading …

Santa Fe

The 2018 Volkswagen Arteon Is A Gorgeous Grand Tourer But I'm Not Sure Who It's For

Volkswagen <i>really</i> needs to decide what it wants to be when it grows up. Or gets out of a financial and regulatory prison sentence, I guess. And the …

Toyota Prius software fix may reduce fuel efficiency, experts say

When Robert Enger took his Toyota Prius into a dealership for a safety recall, he didn't expect that his fuel economy would drop.<p>Just six months after buying the new 2013 Prius, Enger learned that the company was recalling it to fix the car's hybrid electrical system, which was overheating and …

Billionaire Ray Dalio's Bridgewater Bets Big on ETFs: 13F Filing | Investopedia

Billionaire investor Ray Dalio's firm Bridgewater Associated tumbled in the fourth quarter of 2017. The largest hedge fund in the world maintains a …

Tax Tips For The Individual Investor

Although a lot depends on your personal situation, there are a few simple principles – tax tips, in effect – that apply to most investors and can …

Bill Gates Slammed Donald Trump This Morning

The annual letter from the Gates Foundation is a huge clap-back at the President and his policies.<p>Bill and Melinda Gates released their annual letter this morning and it contains a huge slam at Trump and his policies. Here are some excerpts, followed by my comments:<p>"For decades the United States …

Donald Trump

Top 5 Gold ETFs for 2018 | Investopedia

Gold continues to offer good returns, and investors who are interested in owning the precious metal may consider buying shares in a gold …

Investing

The Best Ways To Invest In Gold Without Holding It | Investopedia

Gold has been a substance of value for millennia, and remains valuable today with the price of one ounce of the precious metal surpassing $1,300. …

These Are the 50 Best ETFs to Invest in Now

The MONEY 50 expands with a brand-new list.<p>Two broad trends have come to dominate the fund universe over the past decade: the triumph of low-cost …

Investing

All That Glitters: Top 3 Silver ETFs of 2018 | Investopedia

Whenever the market experiences its cyclical cataclysms of heady ups and downs, leery investors turn to precious metals. While stocks had a great run …

What Warren Buffett says to do when the market tanks

The U.S. stock market sell-off continued on Thursday. The Dow Jones industrial average entered correction territory, shedding over a thousand points, …