Santiago Zanders

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If You Want To Be Rich, Don't Get An MBA

The first thing I am going to say about wealth is that many authors who write about prosperity and wealth make it clear: <i>A job will not make you rich.</i><p>If you want to be wealthy, at some moment of your life, you will have to create a source of income other than your salary. This is an evident and …

If you've researched online privacy then the NSA may already be tracking you

When the Edward Snowden revelations began flowing (and flowing, <i>and flowing</i>), the first thing many people screamed was "get on Tor!" Unsurprisingly, an analysis of the NSA's XKeyscore system has revealed that simply visiting the website of the privacy service is enough to get you registered as an …

These Tiny Robots Are Powered by Living Tissue

Creeping machines use real skeletal muscle to power their movements.<p><b>Famed sci-fi author Arthur C. Clarke called</b> them biots—biological robots that use real muscle tissue to walk or crawl. While they've been created in the lab, today's biobots are currently little more than strips of muscle that inch …

Windows 9 'Threshold' Will Bring Back The Default Start Menu

Windows 9, also known as Windows "Threshold," will reportedly move aside some of its colorful tiles from Windows 8 to make way for the traditional Start Menu, according to ZDNet.<p>Many Windows users are happy with the traditional style of Windows 7, which has led to less than stellar adoption numbers …

Google's Orkut social network goes kaput

The Google social networking service Orkut, which kicked off ten years ago, has been shuttered, according to the platform’s blog on Monday. The …

Garcetti's F-bomb born of political calculation?

Did the mayor just say that on live television?<p>Yes, I'm pretty sure L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti let one slip. I wasn't at today's bash celebrating the L.A. Kings' Stanley Cup victory over the New York Rangers, but I've now seen the video.<p>"They say there are two rules in politics," Garcetti told the …

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John Dingell prepares to say goodbye – and airs his gripes with modern politics

John Dingell, the longest-serving congressman in US history, lunched with journalists on Friday, sharing tales of politics from a bygone era and thanking the fourth estate for "the great power that you wield with your pen and your typewriter".<p>The 87-year-old congressman, who has represented a …