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The secret to a healthy life? Big data

It’s an exciting time to be in medicine. Thanks to scientific advances, many more of us are living longer. We’ve seen exciting developments in areas …

50 'Safer' Dividend Champions Show Positive Returns And Cash To Cover Dividends For June

<b>Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Assert Top Ten</b> <b>Champion</b> <b>"Safer" Dog Stocks May Net 5.97% to 32% Gains By June, 2018</b><p>Four of the ten top "safe" …

Investing

Want a Memory Like Sherlock Holmes? Learn to Build a Mind Palace

Life would be a lot sweeter if you were a memory athlete. From the small details like where you put your keys, to the more important matters like PIN …

Alcohol and Brain Damage: Moderate Drinking Linked to Cognitive Decline

Even drinking a moderate amount of alcohol can cause brain damage over a prolonged period of time, scientists have said. In a study of more than 500 …

Small-Apartment Dwellers, Rejoice! This Compact Washing Machine Just Fell From Heaven

A genius group of inventors have crafted a heaven-sent device that's here to save small-apartment dwellers and camping enthusiasts alike from their laundry dread. Yirego, a sustainable product design company, has officially released its Drumi, a miniature washing machine that requires zero …

Washing Machines

New "Instantly Rechargeable" Battery Deals a Fatal Blow to Fossil Fuels

Go With The Flow<p>Purdue researchers have developed technology for an “instantly rechargeable” battery that is affordable, environmentally friendly, …

Scientists Invent a Device That Can Detect 17 Diseases From Your Breath, Including Cancers

Scientists have created a device straight out of <i>Star Trek</i> that can detect 17 diseases, including 8 different types of cancer, just from your breath. …

Blue Apron IPO to test Wall Street’s appetite for ‘lazy’ people’s favorite tech startups

Blue Apron Inc., the subscription-based meal-kit delivery company, will test Wall Street’s appetite for unicorn companies that offer monthly services …

Wall Street

Engaging in These 8 Mindfulness Practices Daily Decreased HIV Patients’ Viral Loads

Mindfulness meditation has been practiced in East Asia for thousands of years. In the 1960s and 70s, interest in it brought this Zen staple to the US …

Ask a Fool: How do the stock funds in my 401(k) differ?

Most 401(k) fund choices for investing in stocks fit into specific categories.<p>Q: I know I should invest the majority of my 401(k) in stocks, but what are the differences among all of the stock funds offered by my 401(k) plan?<p>Your fund offerings probably have their own unique brand names, but in …

What Is Net Present Value (NPV) in Capital Budgeting?

Net Present Value (NPV) as a Capital Budgeting Method<p>What is Net Present Value and How is it Used in Capital Budgeting?<p>Updated January 31, 2018<p>Net …

Find Real Estate, Homes for Sale, Apartments & Houses for Rent - realtor.com®

× It looks like Cookies are disabled in your browser. For the best experience, please enable cookies when using our site.<p>Blocked IP Address<p>Your IP …

How You Breathe Affects the Way You Think and Feel, Study Finds

Focusing on one’s breathing has been a preoccupation of Eastern philosophy for centuries and in some cases, millennia. It is considered a means to …

Algos could trigger the next stock market crash

Trading by quant funds has soared to 27.1% of all stock market trading, up from 13.6% in 2013, according to a series of reports by the Wall Street Journal. These trades can last from minutes to months. Quant funds are different from algo-driven high-frequency trading (HFT) where trades last only …

The Key to Ultimate Productivity in Data Science Teams – Agile Data Analysis

When Agile meets big data and machine learning<p>Machine learning is set on an irreversible path to become impactful on how we’ll do our jobs and how …

Learn How to Start Trading With These Step-By-Step Instructions

How to Start Trading Stocks<p>Updated March 11, 2018<p>Whether you want to start trading stocks actively, or just want to invest for the long-term, there …

This man will help you get out of expensive medical bills

As the father of four sports-playing children, David Silverstein has long grappled with the high cost of hospital care. “There’s always a bill for …

It Doesn't Matter How Awesome Your Company Is if You're Failing at This | Inc.com

You've done everything right. You crafted the perfect job advertisement, and posted on top job boards. You've received input from the whole team on the hiring process. You've taken advantage of many features of your hiring software, like video screening and background checks. You've done everything …

Employment

Traders can make a killing chasing the 'smart money'

It's a strategy that would have worked this year if executed properly, as the stocks most widely held by hedge funds have outperformed the broader market.<p>Luckily for any aspiring smart-money tracker, Goldman Sachs maintains an index of stocks in which fundamentally-driven hedge funds hold large …

Video Games Are Good For Your Brain [Infographic]

In 2015 at the University of California, Irvine, a study was made to test the effects of playing video games on a part of our brains called the hippocampus, which is part of the limbic system and helps spatial memory and the transition of information from short-term memory to long-term memory. The …

The Brain

These ‘Dividend Aristocrat’ stocks rack up double-digit sales growth

Earnings season, which essentially ends next week, has been dominated by technology companies’ breathtaking results.<p>Beneath the surface, though, is a …

CRISPR kills HIV and eats Zika 'like Pac-man'. Its next target? Cancer

There’s a biological revolution underway and its name is CRISPR.<p>Genetically-modified humans: what is CRISPR and how does it work?<p>WIRED …

Synthetic Sensors create a connected home without adding smart devices

With smart tech on the rise, creating a connected home is now possible. At the moment, consumers have two different routes they can take. One is to …

Machine Learning

The Tesla Solar Roof Is Here: This Is What We Know So Far

The solar roof is now on sale, and it may wow or disappoint you depending on what you were looking for.<p><b>Tesla</b> (NASDAQ:TSLA) finally announced solar …

Saving the world can be profitable, and a new tool is showing how

With their dollars and reach, entrepreneurs and investors have significant leverage to tackle the world's most pressing problems. A new tool shows …

Sustainability

10 Examples of Settled Science that Are 'Controversial'

Many Americans are being misled on serious scientific issues, and science journalists have to spend an inordinate amount of time debunking myths …

1 Chart That Shows How Badly Dividend Aristocrats Have Kicked the S&P 500's Butt Since 1991

The difference is night and day.<p>Dividend stocks, more often than not, form the foundation of every great portfolio, especially retirement portfolios. …

The Money Advice I Wish I'd Learned Sooner

Remember last week, when I asked y’all what money advice you wish you would’ve gotten sooner? You shared some great answers, but many of you said it …