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Raspberry Pi Bitcoin Mining

If you are interested in taking advantage of the huge Bitcoin price surge recently which took the crypto currency passed the $12,000 mark, or would …

Need a Startup Idea? Y Combinator Alums Just Shared 13 They Don't Have Time to Build

So many unexplored business opportunities, so little time.<p>"Great execution is at least 10 times more important and a 100 times harder than a good idea," Y Combinator President Sam Altman has said.<p>Apparently he - and the famed incubator he leads - really believes it. Recently ex-entrepreneur turned …

Battle for ‘True’ Bitcoin Is Just Getting Started

In August, the bitcoin world split in two when bitcoin cash broke away from bitcoin. It was the culmination of years of growing tension about how to …

Bitcoin

Betterment vs. Wealthfront: Who Should You Trust to Handle Your Money?

Robo-advisors—online investing platforms that seek to emulate the services of a financial advisor—have grown in popularity in recent years. They’re …

6 Steps to Building a Million-Dollar Ecommerce Site in 60 Days

<b>Content Partner</b> Where brands share their insights. What's This?<p>Jared Goetz spent only 30 minutes a day and built a colossal Shopify sales machine.<p>Jared Goetz, serial entrepreneur and member of The Oracles, always had a knack for reaching an audience. At 26 years old, he’s co-founded four …

The 20 best wines in the world, according to Wine Spectator

Shutterstock<p>Wine Spectator’s editors have been reviewing the best wines in the world since 1988.<p>Each year, they release their list of the top 100 …

Here's the Key to Great Conversation in 1 Sentence

In the best conversations, both people are students of each other.<p>One of the most famous quotes about communication comes from Stephen R. Covley. He intelligently remarked that most people do not listen with the intent to understand; they listen with the intent to reply. In essence, this means that …

Tony Robbins showed us the very first thing he does every morning to have more energy

For years, Tony Robbins has been starting his mornings with a 10-minute ritual that gives him a boost of energy and prepares him for the day. On a recent trip to Robbins' Fiji resort Namale, where he was hosting the winners of Shopify's Build a Bigger Business competition, he showed Business …

Tony Robbins

Private Lessons: Swing shorter for more yards

Today's longest hitters—DJ, Bubba, Phil—tend to swing the club past parallel at the top of the backswing. But that doesn't mean it's the best …

Golf

Hilarious listing photos show what not to do when putting your house on the market

Ever since he went through his own house-hunting experience, Donaldson has been blogging about the most unflattering photos of homes he comes across online.<p>Below, see a collection of this year's worst photos, showing sellers what they shouldn't do while prepping their home for a photo shoot by …

Real Estate

This Blockchain-Based Energy Platform Is Building A Peer-To-Peer Grid

WePower is creating a new cryptocurrency to help facilitate a more democratic system of funding and buying renewable energy.<p>Residential solar customers are already used to selling power back to the grid. When their rooftop panels produce more electricity than is needed at any time, they can send …

Sleep Scientist Warns Against Walking Through Life 'In An Underslept State'

The National Sleep Foundation recommends an average of eight hours of sleep per night for adults, but sleep scientist Matthew Walker says that too many people are falling short of the mark.<p>"Human beings are the only species that deliberately deprive themselves of sleep for no apparent gain," Walker …

Rich House Poor House: Struggling family swap lives with rich couple who spend £16.20 a week on avocados

A struggling family swapped lives with a rich couple who spend £16.20 a week on AVOCADOS - more than they do on school shoes.<p>Andy Leamon and disabled …

11 websites to bookmark if you want to get rich

We've pointed out some of the best personal-finance books to read and podcasts to listen to.<p>If those didn't strike a chord or fit in to your busy …

Transnistria — not on the international community's map

What is it like to be born in a country not recognized by the international community? Welcome to Transnistria, a disputed region in the east of …

Russia

Fragile! Handle Your Retirement With Care

By Michael Crook and Morgan Unger<p>An interesting thought exercise may help investors who are nearing retirement to better consider the impact of stock …

Investing

The 40% Rule: The Simple Secret To Success

There is no shortage of business books on the market (including mine), most of which claim to hold the secrets to success.<p>As a business book writer myself, I’m not inclined to disparage any of these. Most offer useful tactics that entrepreneurs can use to streamline their processes and boost their …

Motivation

'Ghosts' Caught On Camera At Famed Stanley Hotel In Colorado

Who is that little girl on the stairs?<p>A photograph taken at the Colorado hotel that helped to inspire Stephen King’s bestselling novel “The Shining” shows what appears to be two “ghosts.”<p>The Mausling family of Aurora, Colorado, participated in a “spirit tour” at the 108-year-old Stanley Hotel in …

Be Prepared For A Global Stock Market Correction In The Second Half Of 2017

The Dow Jones Industrial Average, S&P 500 and the German DAX are the only three major averages around the globe to set new all-time intraday highs this week, and they did so on June 19 or June 20. All nine indexes have positive weekly charts. Overbought readings are noted on the Dow 30, S&P 500, …

Stock Markets

Harvard Endowment's Biggest Public Holding Is a High-Yield ETF

The Harvard University endowment’s biggest publicly traded holding is a high-yield bond exchange-traded fund, a move into a cheap, passive investment …

Investing

UBS: Here are the 10 stocks that are set to explode higher

In a note to clients circulated May 12, UBS equity research highlighted the bank's top stock picks for the second half of 2017.<p>"We asked this of all UBS Analysts in North America. Their responses are collected here, to provide you with a snapshot of our highest conviction Buy-rated investment ideas …

Investing

9 CEFs Paying 9.9%+ That Will Fund Your Retirement

Let’s say you’re looking to retire and want to bring in the average American salary in your golden years.<p>It’s a good goal—and more than enough cash for many retirees, especially if you live outside places like, say, San Francisco, where the average one-bedroom apartment rents for $3,300 a month …

Investing

This Entrepreneur Teaches Millennials How to Quit Their Jobs and Start Their Lives

Daniel DiPiazza's new book is a commonsense approach to the business of having a great life.<p>Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you know that starting a business has become trendy. Everybody on social media seems to be talking about how easy it is to become an entrepreneur.<p>But just like …

3 shares I’d buy and never sell

You don’t make money in the stock market by taking profits or selling winners, you make money in the stock market by finding winners and letting them …

HOW TO GET CUT.

I’ve wanted to get cut (low body fat percentage, to see my 6-pack) for my entire life. I am now cut, and want to share with you the secrets on how I …

Nutrition

Match your swing to your body like Sergio Garcia

Work with what you have, not against it<p>Sergio Garcia and Justin Rose were almost perfectly matched on Sunday at Augusta. They even played 18 in matching style the first time around.<p>But in the playoff, Garcia busted yet another long, steady fade down the right side of the fairway, while Rose found …

Golf

Outstanding Sales People Possess These Unique Character Traits. Do You?

What separates an average sales person from a highly successful one? Experts say to look for these 12 qualities.<p>Whether you want to grow your own sales abilities, mentor an employee, or hire the best candidate, these experts volunteered their informed opinions to help. Ranging from middle market …

Self-improvement

How I Came Up With a Million-Dollar Ecommerce Idea in 20 Minutes

If people are lining up for a product, figure out how to make the line shorter and they'll buy from you.<p>Several years ago I started a hip-hop jewelry ecommerce store. My most popular products were “grillz.” For the unfamiliar, those are the shiny teeth you see a lot of rappers wear. I shipped tens …

The Year's Top Stock Picker Didn't Follow the News

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Stock Markets