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Amazon Has a $17 Dent Puller That Might Save You a $200 Trip to The Auto Body Shop

<b>From BGR:</b><br>If you have a tiny ding in a door or anywhere else on your car, there’s a good change you can take care of it without an expensive trip to …

Genius

Bitcoin billionaires translate digital wealth into real-world assets | Style Magazine | South China Morning Post

Eleesa Dadiani is the new face of cryptocurrency. That’s what I’m thinking as I sit across the desk from her in her gallery, Dadiani Fine Arts, in …

Cryptocurrency

How to Pitch Your Business, Product or Idea to Industry Experts

I say no to almost all of the pitches that come my way, but the few "yeses" really stand out.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Whenever its possible, I tell first-time entrepreneurs to bootstrap their own business ideas. If you want to be an entrepreneur, create …

Entrepreneurship

Norwegian nanoscientists reveal a battery boasting five times conventional energy capacity – pushing EV range over 1000 km

Tesla SuperchargerFlickr / Jakob Härter - CC2<p>Norwegian researchers at the Institute for Energy Technology have found a way to improve the capacity of conventional batteries by 300-500%. That would imply smartphones and computers that don’t need to be charged for several days, and electric cars that …

Clean Energy

Liquid Lettering Collection

Let's take a look at a cool and unique Liquid Lettering Collection by Daviher Loredo who is a freelancer in Nuevo Leon, Mexico. You should definitely …

Typography

Ripple (XRP) Technical Analysis: The SEC “Friendly” Ripple and XRP Divorce

A campaign to raise awareness that XRP is not Ripple, three court cases and a race to meet SEC decentralization requirements for endorsement is …

Cryptocurrency

How to Write a Book Using an Outline

So, you’ve got a great idea for a book. You have a clear picture of the opening scenes and the climactic scene, and maybe some scenes in between, so …

Writing

Five watches for your summer travels and beyond

Sponsored Story<p>A summer selection of watches that are built for a lifetime of exploration.<p>Author:<p>Staff<p>Publish date:<p>If you're circumnavigating the …

Watches

The Definitive Guide to Storytelling for Business: The Art & Craft of Making Your Audience Fall in Love with You

As I unsubscribed my Dad from my email list, I remember thinking, “<i>Please</i> don’t let him find out.”<p>I’d shared a personal story about my Dad and I’d …

Warby Parker

A Simple Décor Trick All French Women Use—Do You Know It?

Having grown up in a French-Canadian family before my mom remarried a Parisian, and I subsequently moved to New York, I grew up somewhere in between …

Home Decorating

RBC’s ‘Imagine 2025’ list: A dozen TSX stocks it thinks will outperform

A thought exercise by RBC Dominion Securities on technology, the future and how to invest for it has produced a list of stock picks – several Canadian names among them – for those willing to buy and hold for the long run.<p>“Imagine 2025,” RBC says, is an attempt to identify themes that will become …

Business (Canada)

Drug that stops progression of Parkinson's disease heads for human trials

An exciting experimental drug developed by scientists at Johns Hopkins Medicine has been found to stop the progression of Parkinson's disease in live …

Dementia

VeChain Arrives: What to Know About the $1.5 Billion Blockchain for Business

Yet another top-20 cryptocurrency has officially released live software.<p>As of 0:00 UTC Saturday, the first block on the VeChain blockchain, whose …

Blockchain

The People Leading the Blockchain Revolution

The blockchain is a technology that is supposed to be all about distributing power and information away from central authorities. But many individuals have been crucial in pushing the technology forward. Here is a look at some of the most influential people in the industry today.<p><b>Amber Baldet</b><p>While …

Cryptocurrency

It turns out Albert Einstein was pretty smart after all

<b>(CNN) —</b> Albert Einstein is universally regarded to be a pretty smart guy. His theory of special relativity taught us about counterintuitive truths of nature, such as how stationary and moving clocks tick at different speeds and the inability to travel faster than light. And his theory of general …

Physics

Polychain Becomes First $1 Billion Crypto Fund: What Happens Now?

Polychain Capital is at the vanguard of cryptocurrency investing, attracting backers from prominent ventures capital firms like Andreessen Horowitz, …

Venture Capital

Andreessen Horowitz Launches $300 Million Crypto Fund Co-Led By Its First Female General Partner

One of venture capital’s highest-profile venture capital firms has named a splashy first female investment partner as the co-leader of a new $300 million crypto fund.<p>Andreessen Horowitz announced on Monday that it had hired Kathryn Haun as a general partner and one of the two lead investors of a16z …

Venture Capital

Tron Independence Day: What's at Stake for a $3 Billion Blockchain

One year and nearly $3 billion later, the Tron blockchain is set to finally put its much-debated technology to the test.<p>At least, that's what should …

Cryptography

Science Says Your Dog Talks To You Just As Much As You Talk To Them & OMG I Knew It

If you have a dog at home, you probably talk to them, sing to them, tell them all about your day, and I'm willing to bet you have a really weird …

Pets

$3 Billion Blockchain Tron Kicks Off Token Migration

The 10th most valuable cryptocurrency in the world is set to commence its token migration process on Thursday.<p>Created by former Ripple representative …

Cryptography

Nile Rodgers: ‘My family were high-functioning addicts. I inherited that gene’

‘It’s been crazeeee,” Nile Rodgers says of his 65 years on the planet. We have barely met and he is already on to his parents’ heroin addiction, his mother’s three coat-hanger abortions, sexual abuse he witnessed at the convalescent home he was sent to for acute asthma as a child, mingling as a …

Music

Intermittent fasting made easy: What to know about the 16:8 diet

There’s promising new research about a weight-loss plan that doesn’t involve calorie counting, constant hunger or extreme effort.<p>When obese people structured their schedule so that they fasted for 16 hours a day, but were free to eat whatever they wanted in the other eight hours — known as the 16:8 …

Holistic Medicine

For investors, the cannabis roller-coaster may just be getting started

The historic Senate vote passing legislation to legalize recreational marijuana sent Canada’s biggest cannabis stocks on a roller-coaster ride …

Cannabis

If You Paint Your Front Door This Color, Your House Could Sell for $6,000 More

Thinking about starting—or finishing—some projects around the home this summer? Good call: It’s always a good idea to make some updates to increase …

Real Estate

Do you speak dog? Scientists reveal the NINETEEN gestures our four-legged friends use to communicate

• <b>Researchers at the University of Salford got 37 owners to film their dogs</b>• <b><br>They analysed the footage and pinpointed what the pooches were</b> …

Cognitive Science

Back pain: how to live with one of the world’s biggest health problems

The most common cause of disability is a condition as old as time itself. But is the industry that has built up around scans, injections and opioids a waste of time?<p>My alarm went off one morning about 18 months ago and I woke up to realise I was in agony. It was my back. I tried moving, I tried …

Pain

Here's The One Trick To Help Unlock Tension In Your Hips

<i>Here at mbg, we believe in Mindful Movement. In our video series, we’ll break down various moves designed to help you take care of your physical body</i> …

Canada Is About to Legalize Recreational Marijuana Use. And These Weed Companies Are Ready to Take Off

The Canadian senate will on Thursday vote on a bill that would make the country the first G20 state to legalize recreational marijuana. The senate is …

Blockchain Is Here to Stay. Here Are 3 Ways You Can Use It in Your Business

Blockchain is coming. Learn about it today to power your business tomorrow.<p>You have certainly heard of the blockchain revolution. Blockchain, cryptocurrency, and bitcoin are all over the news.<p>You may be intrigued, you may be horrified, or you may feel some of both.<p>But you can't afford to ignore …

Blockchain

Crypto's 32-Year-Old Billionaire Mining King Considers an IPO

With his baby face, eyeglasses and go-to outfit of T-shirt, jeans and sneakers, Jihan Wu looks more like a geeky teenager than a self-made …