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10 Common Habits That Can Increase Wealth | Investopedia

Some may describe the following tips as secrets on how to get rich, but I like to call them habits that will help us become our best version of …

10 Success lessons from Chris Gardner – “From Homeless To Millionaire” for entrepreneurs

Share90<p>Tweet<p>Share349<p>+15<p>Shares 444<p>The life of Chris Gardner is one made for the big screen. From single father without resources, living on the …

Apple Suffers From Legal Woes and ‘Touch Disease’

<i>An Apple a Day is a weekly roundup of the biggest Apple news this week. To see last week’s roundup, click here.</i><p>This week, much of the Apple talk …

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Fitness trackers aren’t very accurate at measuring heart rate — and that can be dangerous

Apple Watch was the most accurate<p>Fitness trackers aren’t very accurate when it comes to measuring heart rate, especially if you’re doing a hard workout, researchers say. This could be risky for people who might push themselves too hard, and frustrating for those who wonder why a short jog makes …

Survey now says 40% of current users will never buy another Samsung phone

The Galaxy Note 7 was once widely regarded as Samsung’s best smartphone ever. Now, it appears as though Samsung stands to lose a substantial amount …

How Mobile Internet Actually Works

In some ways, the internet actually <i>is</i> a series of tubes. Some cell phone and internet companies might like you to think that your mobile internet …

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9 Motivational Videos to Help You Succeed in Business and Life

Can a few minutes of watching change your life? These deeply inspirational videos just might.<p>There are videos that energize us, inspire us, and motivate us to do great things. Then there are the very few that do all of that--and touch us so deeply that we wind up watching them over and over. We …

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35 Outstanding Podcast Picks From Entrepreneurs Like You

These favorite podcasts were chosen by the real experts (a.k.a. the entrepreneurs who love to listen).<p>I thought it would be fun to create a list of popular podcasts, but download numbers can be skewed so who's to say what's popular? With that in mind I reached out to my list of peers, clients, and …

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Seiko has Created a Solar Powered GPS Watch

Seiko has Created a Solar Powered GPS Watch Powered only by the sun, this stunning watch can automatically adjust its time based on the its location …

What Happened When Venture Capitalists Took Over the Golden State Warriors

It was still dark one morning early this year when Joe Lacob, the majority owner of the Golden State Warriors, drove his Mercedes station wagon through the Stanford University campus. He parked near the business school, then walked down a sidewalk through a drizzle to meet a group of Silicon Valley …

Whatever You Do, Don't Set Your iPhone To 1970 [Updated]

The tech world loves their Easter eggs, from <i>Adventure’</i>s original hidden feature to Tesla’s various car tricks. But don’t fall for the recent claims …

15 iMessage power-user tips you should know

If you own an iPhone, chances are you've used the Messages app at least a few times. In fact, it's probably the most used app on your iPhone.<p>There are a lot of great things about iMessage that make it an ideal messaging platform, like the fact that it's completely encrypted and works over the …

25 books that every entrepreneur should read

We spoke with wildly successful entrepreneurs and VCs like Mark Cuban and Peter Thiel and pored over years of interviews with star founders to find the books that every aspiring entrepreneur should read.<p>Here are their top recommendations.<p><i>Bianca Male, Aimee Groth, Richard Feloni, Natalie Walters,</i> …

Getting Started With ISO: A Beginner's Guide

Along with shutter speed and aperture, ISO is one of the three critical elements affecting exposure. For a solid rundown on how they work together …

Stop hurting your engine by idling the car when it's cold out

If you're one of the many drivers who thinks it's important to idle your car — turn it on and let it sit — in these frigid winter months to protect the engine, you've likely fallen victim to a myth that may be doing more harm than good.<p>We spoke with former drag racer Stephen Ciatti— who has a PhD …

Warren Buffett says these are the 6 most important things you should do with your money

Do you want to be smarter with your money and better at building wealth next year than you were this year? There's no one better to turn to for advice than Warren Buffett. The Oracle of Omaha has built his own personal fortune to more than $72 billion, making him the third richest person in the …

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Apple stopped a developer from building a handy feature for the iPhone — now it's building it itself

Apple CEO Tim Cook.REUTERS/Robert Galbraith<p>An upcoming version of Apple's iOS mobile operating system includes a handy feature that gradually adjusts the colours of the screen as the sun sets. It's designed to stop eye strain and make the iPhone easier to use at night.<p>But Apple's clever new feature …

The unknown browser with 300 million users that’s breaking your site

Web development isn’t easy. You’ve got to test your CSS, JavaScript and HTML against every browser imaginable, including trying to make it work in <i>Internet Explorer</i>.<p>I’m a Web developer in my spare time, and today I had a revelation when I discovered there’s an incredibly popular browser that’s …

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Apple's Swift Programming Language: 10 Fascinating Facts

Swift 2.0 is Apple's main language used for programming OS X and iOS systems. Here are 10 things you should know about Swift before you dive in.<p>1 of …

How Your Career Is Determined By Your Personality Type [Infographic]

Introverts, Extroverts, and the Complexities of Team Dynamics

Let’s start with a short personality test. For each of the following dimensions, indicate the extent to which each of the following words describes you, with a 5 indicating “very much so” and a 1 indicating “not at all”: assertive, talkative, bold, not reserved, and energetic. Now sum up your …

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Want to Lose Weight? 6 Ways That NFL Players Stay in Shape

It’s no secret professional football players are some of the fittest men on the planet. Even their lackluster throws, runs, and catches are light …

Alda lets you compose music in a text editor

For years, composers and producers have used complex tools to digitally score music. Developer Dave Yarwood wants to change all that with Alda, a new programming language he created to help people write scores with little to no coding experience.<p>Yarwood found GUI-based scoring and production tools …

Microsoft releases free computer science curriculum for new developers | On MSFT

It may be surprising to some, but many people are only interested in computers as a consumption device rather than a tool; for example preferring to …

Programming With The Lowest Common Denominator

What’s the hippest programming language in 2015 that all of the fashionably dressed hungry young developers can’t get enough of? Something new? …

Can I get into development without a computer science degree?

In this Ask A Dev, Web dev Logan Thompson reassures all non-computer science majors that with a little hard work and self-discipline, they too can …

Learn today's key programming languages to kick-start your coding career

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Shutterstock Today's increasingly tech savvy job market is a wealth of opportunity for those who know key programming languages, like …

5 Things Millionaires Do That Most People Don't

VIP Contributor<p>Entrepreneur and Penny Stock Expert<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>My lifelong dream is to create more millionaire students than any other stock trading teacher out there. I’m lucky enough to have reached the seven-figure mark myself, and now, I’m …

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