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Here's how wood, charcoal and gas affect your food when grilling

With spring slowly making its way into summer, grilling season is about to blast off. So brush off your grates, scrub under the hood and sweep out …

FBI warns Russians hacked hundreds of thousands of routers

(Reuters) - The FBI warned on Friday that Russian computer hackers had compromised hundreds of thousands of home and office routers and could collect user information or shut down network traffic.<p>The U.S. law enforcement agency urged the owners of many brands of routers to turn them off and on …

Cybersecurity

187 Things the Blockchain Is Supposed to Fix

Bots with nefarious intent<p>Skynet<p>People not taking their medicine<p>Device storage that could be used for bitcoin mining<p>Insurance bureaucracy<p>Electronic …

Blockchain

The 24 Rules for Success Left Behind by a Legendary Wall Street Banker

14. "Have some fun—but not all the time!"<p>Richard Jenrette, who co-founded the investment bank Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette in 1959, spent four …

Wall Street

Infinity War writers on that ending: 'Yes, this happens. Deal with it'

The world (and internet) is still reeling from the finale of the MCU’s climactic film, one whose spoilers are so deep that if you clicked on this …

Amazon executives sat through a brutally uncomfortable 4.5-minute phone call that showed them just how much Jeff Bezos cares about customers

Jeff Bezos takes customer service seriously.<p>That's the lesson former global VP of customer service Bill Price learned during a meeting of 30 Amazon executives years ago, according to an excerpt from Brad Stone's "The Everything Store: Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon."<p>When Bezos asked Price how …

Slack Releases Open Source SDL Tool

After building an SDL tool for their own use, Slack has released it on Github under an open source license.<p>Security is a matter of friction — …

What happened this week is not a shock, it is capitalism as intended

It has not been a good week for the government.<p>I don’t mean that in the standard, “poor optics” sense that often is used when commentators talk about who won or lost the week. Yes that too has been poor. After all this is a government led by a prime minister and treasurer who stridently criticised …

Financial Services

Samsung will start OLED production for next-gen iPhones next month

Samsung is reportedly ramping up to start OLED panel production for the next-generation iPhone X and iPhone X Plus.<p>According to a new report, Samsung was hit hard by the downturn in iPhone X sales, which saw Apple slashing order numbers in half. As a result, OLED production was shut down for …

The Young and the Reckless

I. The Bumper<p>The trip to Delaware was only supposed to last a day. David Pokora, a bespectacled University of Toronto senior with scraggly blond hair …

Crime

9 Life-Changing Habits That Can Lead to Success

Be honest with yourself while remaining focused on your goals.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Achieving success often does not mean an easy path. The steps necessary along the way are the product of your desire to achieve along with other aspects of a solid plan and …

Apple Watch code hints at future support for third-party faces

Ever since the original Apple Watch premiered in 2015, owners have been frustrated by the absence of third-party faces. And it's hard to blame them -- while Wear OS and Pebble devices have had them for years, Apple Watch owners couldn't do much more than customize existing faces. Thankfully, there</i> …

Apple tried to sue a small iPhone repair shop in Norway, the repair shop won

It's no secret that Apple doesn't want you to be able to easily repair your devices. While almost anyone can open an Android repair shop, opening an …

'Take Your Money And Run'

This is a paraphrase of the prime message from an interview with perma-bear, David Tice, on CNBC's <i>Trading Nation</i> Thursday, April 12.<p>Now, this is not …

Sessions' pot policy reversal is good news for America

Reversing Obama era policy, Attorney General Jeff Sessions has given federal prosecutors the discretion to prosecute marijuana traffickers. That’s good news for those who believe in the rule of law. And good news, too, for those concerned about public health and the safety of our nation’s youth.<p>On …

Marijuana: Either Donald Trump's a liar or Jeff Sessions should be fired | Mulshine

Through his sheer stupidity, Jeff Sessions got the Trump administration entangled in an endless special prosecution; now he's effectively saying …

Ravens cite anthem protest as one reason for higher no-shows

Getty Images<p>The Ravens have a realistic shot at the playoffs, and they’re not as painful to watch as they were earlier this season.<p>But they’re still …

Bitcoin, Google, Papa John's and Nike - 5 Things You Must Know

<b>1</b>. -- U.S. stock futures pointed slightly higher on Friday, Dec. 22, as Wall Street awaited a number of economic data releases in what's expected to …

Economic Data

How to Clean a Cast Iron Skillet with a Potato

<i>This piece originally appeared on PureWow.</i><p>Cast iron skillets are kind of kitchen superheroes. You can use them for cakes, nachos, chickens and more. …

Big vs. boutique: Battle brews in California weed business

ADELANTO, Calif. (AP) — Drive by the High Desert Truck Stop, turn down a rutted road by the bail bond signs, slip behind a steel fence edged with …

California police bust multimillion-dollar weed 'fortress'

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Police in Southern California raided a weed "fortress" on Wednesday, seizing 35,000 marijuana plants and shutting down an …

Bulls are right about Ollie's, but bears may have a point

Jim Cramer unpacked the bull and bear theses for Ollie's Bargain Outlet Holdings to determine which one is worth buying.

AWS launches a Secret region for the U.S. intelligence community

Amazon today announced that its AWS cloud computing service now offers a new region that’s specifically designed for the workloads of the U.S. intelligence community. This new AWS Secret Region (that’s really its name) can run workloads up to the “secret” security classification level and will …

A Google-Related Plan Brings Futuristic Vision, Privacy Concerns To Toronto

Years ago, Google's founders wondered what would happen if they could take their pieces of technical knowledge and apply them to cities.<p>"We started talking about all of these things that we could do if someone would just give us a city and put us in charge," Eric Schmidt, CEO of Alphabet, Google's …

Toronto

Swift code will run on Google's Fuchsia OS

Still doesn’t help explain why Fuchsia exists<p>A few days ago, there was a flash-in-the-pan controversy over Google "forking" Apple's open-source programming language Swift. After a few minutes of speculation over whether Google was going to make its own special flavor of the language for its own …

Y Combinator Cuts Ties With Peter Thiel After Ending Part-Time Partner Program

Billionaire venture capitalist and Facebook board member Peter Thiel is no longer affiliated with Y Combinator after the startup accelerator ended its part-time partner program.<p>Billionaire venture capitalist and Facebook board member Peter Thiel is no longer affiliated with startup accelerator Y …

California Marijuana Club Caught Pretending to Be a Church

A California marijuana club posing as a fake church was unmasked this week after police seized more than $20,000 worth of weed products from the …

California's legal pot countdown: What's coming by Jan. 1

LOS ANGELES (AP) — California has published the rules that will govern its legal marijuana economy in 2018, giving businesses and consumers a glimpse …

Stay away from red-hot Chinese IPO market

Jim Cramer examined the recent spate of Chinese companies coming public on U.S. exchanges and explained why they're not worth the investment.