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Convert your Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge into the Iron Man edition with SlickWraps

By now, you must have heard about the limited edition Iron Man Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge and the insane bidding wars on eBay this device has given rise to. Even if you are willing to fork over an unspecified but large amount of money for this version, the device itself is in short supply, with only a …

Samsung Galaxy

You Deserve to Be a Millionaire. Follow These 12 Tips to Get There.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>Entrepreneur and Grant Cardone have partnered on a new training event, which costs $49. Details can be found here.</i><p>I started with nothing and have been blessed with enough focus, commitment, follow through and the ability to not make …

Personal Finance

9 Weird Habits of Highly Successful Business Leaders

The most-successful leaders often do things their own way. Maybe you should too.<p>Over the years, I've read far more books on leadership than I can count. To be honest, most of these books stick with a tried-and-true formula that doesn't stray too far outside the norm. For example, pick up any book …

10 Everyday Phrases That Don't Mean What You Think (to the Rest of the World)

English is confusing. Just check out the chart below.<p>Think back to the last time you spoke to someone from another country. Even if the other person was fluent in English, it's usually not long before some sort of misunderstanding. Here in Germany where I live, I witness miscommunications between …

Tips For Building Wealth From Millionaire Blogger FrugalTrader

In 2006, a young Canadian couple decided they were going to become millionaires by their mid 30's. These are their tips for how to get there:

Uber investor predicts technology industry decline

Chris Sacca, an investor in companies including Twitter Inc. and Uber Technologies Inc., said too much money is flowing to technology startups that will fail in a coming industry slowdown.<p>Mr. Sacca, who invests through his fund Lowercase Capital LLC, said he often passes on opportunities to back …

Nuts May Reduce Risk Of Death From Multiple Causes, Study Finds

Like several before it, a new study finds that eating a modest amount of nuts every day might significantly reduce our risk of dying from a number of chronic diseases. And these include not only a reduced risk of mortality from heart disease, which has been the most-studied benefit of nuts, but …

Renting a Home Could Become the New Normal

Homeownership rates have been falling for the last decade.<p>Is renting a home the new American dream? A report by the Urban Institute projects that …

(Some?) 'Batman: Arkham Knight' Review Copies Won't Go Out Until Launch [Updated]

<b>Update:</b><p>IGN’s review of the game will be next Friday, so it does appear that either some outlets will receive code earlier than others, or that something else entirely is going on. Kotaku will also have their review live before launch. This was one thing I had speculated about below, and had sent …

Look for Major Grocery Price Wars Coming Soon

Upstart super cheap grocery brand expands in a big way.<p>There seems to be no stopping Aldi. If you haven’t heard of this supermarket brand, you …

Like A Coiled Snake, Spotify Strikes Back At Apple Music

If you thought it was a coincidence that Spotify released new and much improved subscriber numbers directly after the big Apple Music announcement at its World Wide Developer Conference, then you haven’t been paying attention to what many are calling the “Streaming Wars.”<p>At least in the short term, …

These Are Warren Buffett's Favorite Dividend Stocks

The billionaire's own company doesn't pay them out, but it still invests in plenty of other stocks that do.<p>Warren Buffett loves dividend stocks. …

These new ‘Ant-Man’ posters are brilliant

Captain America, Thor, and Iron Man won't be in "Ant-Man," but that doesn't mean Marvel can't have a little fun with the characters marketing its next big film.<p>Marvel just released three new promo posters for its next superhero movie, "Ant-Man," heavily featuring iconic symbols of Earth's mightiest …

Marvel Universe

How one woman turned less than $1,000 of savings into a business that earns over $200,000 a year

After a handful of interviews that went nowhere, she realized she might be better off building her own business, where she could have some flexibility with her new baby.<p>"I always had side businesses along with full-time jobs," the 39-year-old says. "So I thought. 'Let me pick one idea and devote …

Outsourcing

These New 'Street Fighter V' Screenshots And Trailer Look Amazing

It’s not E3 yet, but we’ve already gotten a bunch of game announcements, including Bethesda’s weirdly premature reveal of <i>Fallout 4.</i><p>We’ve also got a brand new batch of screenshots for Capcom’s 2016 release, <i>Street Fighter V</i>, which already looks incredible, and a new gameplay trailer detailing the …

Facebook and Microsoft just announced a monumental deal in virtual reality

Not only will the first Oculus Rift come with an Xbox One controller and Xbox adapter so you can play your Xbox One games through your VR headset, but Xbox chief Phil Spencer also announced Oculus will support Windows 10 right out of the box.<p>This partnership is hugely important to both companies, …

Virtual Reality

'Halo 5:' I'd Rather Have Splitscreen Multiplayer Than 60 FPS

I’ve got to admit, I’m excited for Halo 5: Guardians. I wasn’t in any way wowed by Halo 4, but the prospect of a new generation, a shift towards UNSC politics and the possibility of some more interesting characters has me interested — 15 free multiplayer maps don’t hurt either. I’m hoping that 343 …

Apple is setting itself up for a giant iPad

Some of the most interesting features Apple unveiled this week for its iOS 9 operating system were new controls specifically designed for the iPad.<p>These included:<p><b>A new split-screen mode</b> to quickly open a second app in the right column and then slide it away. For example, you could quickly slide the …

Apple

The CEO of a Chipotle-style pizza chain says he'll destroy chains like Pizza Hut, Domino's, and Papa John's the way Netflix destroyed Blockbuster

Rick Wetzel, Blaze Pizza's cofounder, told QSR Magazine that he expects to deliver a "big blow" to major delivery chains like Domino's, Papa John's, and Pizza Hut.<p>"Apple dethroned record stores; Netflix killed Blockbuster; and Starbucks is decimating Folgers and Maxwell House," Wetzel tells the …

Pizza Hut

These 11 Startups Raised The Most Money Before They Had A Product

Want a clue that the current tech market is a bubble? Look at the funding rounds–and not just for the likes of Uber and Airbnb.<p>Instead, focus on the companies that have yet to reveal, let alone sell, a single product. In the last year we’ve seen seen the three largest funding events ever for such …