Mohamed Sabrah

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Buy these seven shares to profit from driverless cars and artificial intelligence

The idea of investing in technology companies will, for many, bring back painful memories of the tech bubble bursting at the turn of the millennium.<p>Today, there is little of the mania of two decades ago. Technology firms are typically more expensive to buy than the wider market, but are now …

10 Excel Tips You Need to Keep Your Job

In today's dynamic corporate environment, the best way to stay employed is to show the boss that you're indispensable. If you're a knowledge worker …

3 things from the book '1984' that seem especially chilling today

Even the literary critic Irving Howe, a longtime supporter of Orwell, had thought it possible that <i>1984</i> would have "little more than 'historic interest" for future generations.<p>Yet instead of fading away, Orwell has enjoyed a new surge of global popularity. The passing of the historical context of …

Why The Fall of the American Empire Will Come by 2030

Living in such tense and mercurial times, it’s easy to see that most Americans do not have a strong confidence in their country’s future, with about …

Do these 5 things before you go on holiday and save thousands

Before you head off on holiday there are a few simple steps you can take to help boost your money and not fall foul of common financial pitfalls.<p>These are the most important.<p>1. Get your currency - and not at the airport<p>As we regularly highlight at <i>Telegraph Money</i>, getting foreign currency at the …

A College Student Complained About Capitalism. When the Prof Was Done With Him, He Was Speechless

Screenshot/ARI/Facebook<p>Dr. Yaron Brook, an Objectivist academic who is Executive Chairman of the Ayn Rand Institute, was confronted by a college …

Globalization

Google, Not the Government, Is Building the Future

One persistent criticism of Silicon Valley is that it no longer works on big, world-changing ideas. Every few months, a dumb start-up will make the news — most recently the one selling a $700 juicer — and folks outside the tech industry will begin singing I-told-you-sos.<p>But don’t be fooled by …

Artificial Intelligence

The Best Ways to Learn to Code for Free

New skills at no cost.<p>The web and our phones are playing an increasingly vital part in our lives, and that isn't going to stop any time soon. That means we're more and more at the mercy of the people who design and code on these platforms.<p>If you want to be a creator rather than a consumer of apps …

Radley Balko: “Once a town gets a SWAT team you want to use it”

<b>Radley Balko (Noel St. John/Reuters/Steve Nesius)</b><p>America’s police are beginning to look like an army, and the author says there’s very little we can do about it<p>Alex Halperin<p>July 13, 2013 12:30pm (UTC)<p>Radley Balko’s new book, “Rise of the Warrior Cop,” details how America’s police forces have grown …

The Great Wall of Texas: How the U.S. Is Repeating One of History's Great Blunders

Today's immigration debate has an eerie precedent in the mistakes that brought down great empires from Rome to Britain.<p>Reuters<p>Before their empire fell, the Romans built walls.<p>They began by erecting barriers along the border following the death of the Emperor Trajan in 117 A.D., notably Hadrian's …

How elite universities are killing the American dream

The American Dream isn’t dead. It’s just moved to Denmark.<p>Now, we like to think of ourselves as a classless society, but it isn’t true today. As the Brookings Institution has pointed out, America has turned into a place Horatio Alger would scarcely recognize: we have more inequality and less …

Income Inequality

7 Depressing Charts About America

As if the recent string of high-profile scandals over Benghazi, AP phone records and the IRS weren't enough to land the Obama administration in political hot water, the controversial news of the National Security Agency's top secret PRISM program has now raised major privacy concerns for …

In Cases Of Military Sexual Assault, Victims Are Victimized Twice

"Look at you, all sexy covered in paint," he said.<p>Moore worried about her isolated spot that morning. She was a Patriot missile operator, on light duty and recovering from kidney stones, while the rest of her unit in Hanau, Germany, worked in the field.<p>The sergeant edged closer. He tried to make …

How America became a third world country | Mattea Kramer and Jo Comerford for TomDispatch

The streets are so much darker now since money for streetlights is rarely available to municipal governments. The national parks began closing down …