Tom Bauer

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Quantum Computers Today Aren’t Very Useful. That Could Change

Few corners of the tech industry are as tantalizing or complex as quantum computing. For years evangelists have promised machines capable of breaking …

Quantum Computing

Everything you need to know about added sugars (and how to avoid them)

A guide to cutting out the least healthy part of your diet.<p>You should already be avoiding added sugars—but you’re probably not. Whoops.<p>With all the guidelines on what you should and shouldn’t eat floating around, it’s easy to overlook a few. Most of them seem like nonsense anyway. But avoiding …

5 Golden Rules for Raising Mentally Strong Kids

Give your kids the skills they'll need to tackle life's toughest challenges head-on.<p>When my first book, <i>13 Things Mentally Strong People Don't Do</i>, hit the shelves, readers kept asking me the same question over and over again: "How do I teach my kids how to be mentally strong?"<p>I was thrilled to learn …

How to develop mastery, make millions, and be happy

Idea #1: You don’t have a preexisting passion (nor should you want one).<p>Idea #2: Becoming really good at something and generously using your skills …

The Absolutely Amazing Theory of Almost Everything

The Standard Model. What dull name for the most accurate scientific theory known to human beings.<p>More than a quarter of the Nobel Prizes in physics …

Morgan Stanley has identified 17 stocks that will pay off hugely over the next 3 years no matter what

If "buy and hold" is your strategy, Morgan Stanley has a few stocks for your consideration.<p>Equity analysts across industries recently published a list of quality stocks viewed as good to hold for a three-year period — through 2021, in this case.<p>Morgan Stanley's equity strategists have been sounding …

Markets

Want to Raise Successful Children? Stop Telling Them These 3 Things (That Most Parents Say)

Some advice you think will help your children can actually harm them instead.<p>We want our children to be successful as possible--maybe even more successful than we are ourselves. And so we push them to give them the motivation and self-discipline that we know is a key to getting ahead.<p>This may seem …

Self-improvement

The Definitive Guide: How to Value a Stock

Investors need to have several tools in their toolbox when it comes to properly valuing stocks.<p>Investors who want to sport market-beating returns …

What to eat before and after running, according to nutrition pros

Training for a race—or even just busting through a tough workout—requires physical stamina and mental drive. It also requires following a diet that …

8 foods a Harvard nutritionist tries to eat almost every day

Want to eat like a nutrition expert? Some food choices pack an especially big nutritional punch.<p>Think of your kitchen as one big tasty medicine cabinet.<p>The right foods in the right amounts can protect your heart, keep your blood sugar stable, help you lose weight and allow you to live longer.<p>Diet …

Opinion: We’re on the cusp of the third digital revolution, and here’s how not to be left behind

Over the past 50 years, two digital revolutions — in communication and computation — have created unprecedented wealth and transformed how we live, …

Fabrication

'Just Around the Bend': This Is When the Stock Market Will Crash, According to 5 Famous Investors

The markets are on a "collision course for disaster."<p>Just when you thought it was safe to be in the market again, the Dow Jones industrial average …

One stock-trading strategy has quietly been crushing the market — and Goldman Sachs says it's just getting started

Given how choppy the US stock market has been this year, it has proved difficult for traders to find a strategy that has outperformed through thick and thin.<p>But Goldman Sachs thinks it has found an ace in the hole.<p>As traders have stressed themselves out analyzing the winners and losers of such …

Markets

2 Ultra-Cheap Dividend Stocks You Can Buy Right Now

These stocks have great long-term potential, despite rock-bottom valuations.<p>Although the stock market seems to have taken a breather from its …

The Trend Is Your Friend: A Guide to Trading Trends

Whether you are a short-term trader or a long-term investor, you have probably heard one of the following trend-related expressions: “The trend is your friend”, “Don’t fight the trend”, or “Don’t catch a falling knife”. While I’m not entirely sure who coined these phrases, the reason that they have …

10 Companies Set to Dominate the Next Decade

Source: Getty Images<p>Continue<br>Reading<p>1 of 12<p>Ready to come out ahead<p>The recent demise of Toys ‘R Us and the ongoing headlines about <b>Sears</b>’ financial woes …

Investing

Why Lithium Is About To Replace Oil

Would you be interested in buying a commodity that will become the basis for the global economy for the second half of the 21st century?<p>How about a …

10 Books to Read if ‘A Brief History of Time’ Was Too Brief for You

Inspired by the late Stephen Hawking’s beloved best-seller, the hosts of the ‘BookLab’ podcast offer more mind-bending musings on space and …

3 Stocks I'll Buy in a Stock Market Crash

Volatility has returned to the markets. Here's my shopping list in case the carnage continues.<p>It's been a rough month or two for investors. As of …

10 Reasons Your Belly Fat Isn't Going Away

Yes, stomach pudge may be stubborn, but here are a slew of research-proven ways to dump it for good.

Nutrition

3 Stocks That Feel Like Microsoft in 1986

Microsoft created tens of thousands of millionaires after going public. Can these three stocks do the same?<p><b>Microsoft Corporation</b> (NASDAQ:MSFT) has …

Investing

If you’re over 40 and work, you’re in for some big surprises

This article is reprinted by permission from NextAvenue.org.<p>Boomers and Gen X-ers: Your working world is in for major disruptions between now and …

BANK OF AMERICA: These 11 companies are set to capitalize on the biggest changes in tech

Strategists at Bank of America have compiled a projection of the biggest, world-transforming themes over the next two to five years and companies they believe will most benefit.<p>"The future is arriving sooner than investors expect," Beijia Ma, an equity strategist at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, …

Markets

4 Under-the-Radar Buys Warren Buffett Made Last Year

These purchases often go unnoticed even by Berkshire Hathaway investors, but they mean a lot for the company as a whole.<p>Warren Buffett is always …

30% of all sites now run on WordPress

The folks at San Francisco-based Automattic have a good reason to celebrate this Monday: its WordPress content management system (CMS) now powers 30 percent of all sites on the web.<p>That’s according to W3Techs, a service run by Austrian consulting firm Q-Success that surveys the top 10 million sites …

3 Stocks to Hold for the Next 20 Years

You can feel safe investing in these top stocks...and then forgetting all about them.<p>The idea of holding on to a stock through thick and thin for …

A stunning discovery about the start of the universe

<b>(CNN) —</b> For millennia, humans have sat under a clear midnight sky and marveled at the spectacle emblazoned across the heavens. The stars seem eternal, as if they have always been there. But there's just one problem.<p>It isn't so.<p>The universe was once entirely dark, with nary a light anywhere …

Universe

The best way to lose weight boils down to these three things

The evidence shows that there isn’t one better way to lose weight, but diets that work all have these things in common.<p>Call it what you will: An eating plan, a lifestyle, a diet, a philosophy, but few things garner such heated debate as how to lose weight. The truth is, whether you’re on a low-carb …

Weight Loss

How to lose weight like a pro even if you’re a beginner

How to lose weight like a pro even if you’re a beginner<p>Planning how to lose weight and getting to the gym to execute your plan can be a daunting …