David Yuen

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India could become the first digital, cashless society

It's called India Stack.<p><b>The Foundations of a New Financial System</b><p>Before 2009, half of all Indians didn't have any form of identification, not even a birth certificate.<p>Without a form of identification, citizens couldn't access services like banking, insurance, or even get a driver's license. As …

India

5 eye-popping charts that explain Apple's dominance

But for now Apple still remains on top. It's still the country's most profitable company (with profits of ~$45 billion compared to #2 J.P. Morgan Chase and #3 Berkshire Hathaway with ~$24 billion each) and in terms of market cap (with a market cap ~$750 billion compared to #4 Amazon with ~$470 …

Investing

An easy way to invest in the 'Asian Century'

It's those last two countries, India and China—home to nearly 40 percent of the world's population—that I want to focus on. Both emerging markets offer attractive investment opportunities, especially for growth investors who seek to derisk from American equities.<p>Look at how dramatically the two …

Investing

Why a train trip through the Canadian Rockies is one of the world's great journeys

Following tracks into wild places that cars can’t reach, Rocky Mountaineer, the luxury train that takes guests through the Canadian Rockies, provides some truly remarkable experiences. From cosmopolitan Vancouver to the UNESCO Heritage Sites of Jasper and Banff and renowned Lake Louise, four train …

Luxury Lifestyle

Tesla battery researcher says they doubled lifetime of batteries in Tesla’s products 4 years ahead of time [Updated]

Almost a year into his new research partnership with Tesla, battery researcher Jeff Dahn has been hitting the talk circuit presenting some of his team’s recent progress. We reported last week on his talk at the International Battery Seminar from March and now we have a talk from him at MIT this …

2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon: This Is It

It's got 840 horses, does 0-60 in 2.3 seconds, and hits the quarter-mile in 9.65 at more than 140 mph. The Demon has arrived.<p>At a pier on the west side of New York City, Dodge finally unveiled the 2018 Challenger SRT Demon, the drag-racing variant of the already-outrageous SRT Hellcat. "We wanted …

Domino’s stock has outperformed Google, Facebook, Apple, and Amazon this decade

It’s 2010. You’re an eager investor presented a choice between two stocks: Google or Domino’s Pizza. Where do you put your money?<p>You should have gone with your gut.<p>In an incredible feat for a pizza company, Domino’s share price growth has outperformed all of the world’s largest tech companies so …

Investing

9 Skills You Should Learn That Pay Dividends Forever

Some of the most important skills in life are not taught in school. Here are 9 you won't want to miss out on.<p>The further along you are in your career, the easier it is to fall back on the assumption that you've made it and have all the skills you need to succeed. The tendency is to focus all your …

Infiniti Q60 Black S concept Photo Gallery

Infiniti and Renault Sport Formula 1 Team Create Q60 Project Black S

The 1 Incredibly Detailed Job Interview Question Elon Musk Always Asks

The billionaire entrepreneur wants to see how you talk about your real-world experiences.<p>If you're prepping for a job interview with Elon Musk, you'd better have your life story perfectly queued up.<p>CNBC reported that at the World Government Summit in Dubai on Monday, the SpaceX and Tesla founder …

Apple Shares Hit an All-Time Closing High

Apple Inc.'s shares reached their highest closing level ever Monday, as investors bet that the 10th-anniversary iPhone expected later this year will return the world's most valuable company to renewed momentum after its worst stumble in years.<p>The stock closed at $133.29, topping the prior record …

Nissan Fairlady Z 432

Reading time: about 3 minutes.<p>Cars<br>• Japanese<br>• Rare<p>The Nissan Fairlady Z 432 is a car that looks immediately familiar – until the hood is opened and you …

Limited Slip Differential

'The darkest time': Hong Kong reels over bizarre disappearance of Chinese billionaire

Xiao Jianhua vanished from his luxury hotel residence, reportedly spirited away by China’s state security in a wheelchair and covered by a sheet<p>It has been more than two weeks since Xiao Jianhua last crossed the threshold of his luxury suite at the Four Seasons hotel in Hong Kong.<p>For a billionaire …

The Sky Is Falling For GoPro

Six days after the release of GoPro’s first-ever drone in October, Brian Warholak was itching to get airborne. As an employee at a Virginia-based government contractor, Warholak, 43, had few opportunities during the workweek to fly his new toy. But on Friday, he left his desk early, unpacked his …

This Guy Is Running 6 Full Page Ads... Just to Share His Business Ideas?

Priceline.com founder Jay Walker raised $50 million to launch Upside.com.... but that's not what he's talking the most about.<p>Jay Walker -- serial entrepreneur, Priceline.com founder, and named in over 650 U.S. patents -- recently raised $50 million to launch a new company, Upside. (Upside lets …

How to connect your PlayStation 4 controller to a PC

Sony launched the PlayStation 4 more than four years ago, and included a next-generation controller with the next-generation console. The DualShock 4 …

Dark Souls

The 12 Types Of Trips You Should Take In Your Lifetime

Better than your average beach vacation, and cheaper too.<p>To some travelers, “vacation” means lying on a tropical beach or staying in an urban hotel, and there’s nothing wrong with that. But the start of a new year is time to think outside the box and start planning trips that help you both unwind …

Travel

Travel app Hopper is booking $1 million in flights per day, and getting 90% of its revenue from push notifications

Hopper claims to be able to forecast future flight prices with 95% accuracy, up to a year in advance.<p>The basic premise is that you set up what days you want to fly, and then Hopper sends you push notifications telling you about how prices are changing and recommending when you should buy. Then you …

Air Travel

20 Travel Hacks I Learned While Flying Around the World in 8 Days

You won't find these in a travel magazine.<p>My most recent business trip took me around the world in just eight days. I traveled nearly 35,000 miles, visited three continents and spent over 88 hours on airplanes. Needless to say, I picked up a few tips and tricks along the way.<p>Knowing top travel …

Most Popular How-To Guides of 2016

Step-by-step guides are our bread and butter here at Lifehacker, and you seem to enjoy reading them as much as we enjoy writing them. From start to …

Raspberry Pi

Study: More than a quarter of medical students are depressed, suicidal

<b>(CNN) —</b> More than a quarter of medical school students report depressive symptoms or depression, while about one in 10 experiences suicidal thoughts, according to a new analysis in the Journal of the American Medical Association. The analysis reviewed nearly 200 studies involving more than 129,000 …

Depression

Drone Usage in Agriculture Could Be a $32 Billion Market

Agriculture could be one of the biggest drone markets. Image source: Getty Images.<p>You might be familiar with the idea of drones delivering consumer packages or monitoring security areas, but did you know that drones were first used commercially in Japan for agricultural purposes? In fact, …

See what Tesla's fully self-driving cars see on the road

Last month, Tesla announced that it would pack all forthcoming vehicles that it produces – including its presently available models and the Model 3 – with all the hardware necessary for full self-driving capability. It also demonstrated an autonomous car in action.<p>That was certainly impressive, but …

Road & Track's 2017 Performance Car of the Year

Nine incredible sports cars blend past, present, and future in the chase for our annual crown.<p><b>THE SUN HAS BECOME STACCATO,</b> a stippled Dopplering twinkle through a fast-forward canopy of trees, accelerated from a single scene into a 24-frame-per-second motion picture by the Porsche 911 Turbo S and …

2017 Chevrolet Camaro SS 1LE Manual

Born to run. And turn. And stop.<p>Let’s cut right to the hyperbole: The 2017 Chevrolet Camaro SS 1LE is a rolling manifestation of Bruce Springsteen’s most celebratory lyrical fairy tale, the “all-American boy with a nose for trouble finds his way by means of a pushrod-V-8–powered muscle car with a …

For Tesla, Electric Car Sales Explode In All The Wrong Places

More than 2 million electric vehicles may be on the world’s roads by the end of 2016, writes the Guardian, citing data from the electric vehicle world database EV Volumes. That should be good news for electric carmaker Tesla. It is not. A closer look at the data shows that most of the growth comes …

Electric Vehicles

How Every Variety of the 2017 Porsche 911 Behaves on Track

From the base-model Carrera to the top-of-the-line Turbo S and GT3 RS, we took them all to Thunderhill for track testing.<p><i>Last summer, we put together a test examining the current state of the Porsche 911. It took place in Northern California, using both public roads and the 2.0-mile "west course"</i> …

What Is Golden Week? China's Crazy Shopping Day, Dates, Tourism Travel And More

Golden Week in China begins Saturday and is a week-long national holiday that allows people seven consecutive days off in order to spend time with …

Fed Pivot Should Juice The Economy And Stocks

Yesterday we parsed the Fed’s message from this week and concluded a strategy pivot has indeed taken place. If we block out all of the chatter from those Fed members not named Yellen, since March, it’s been a 180.<p>Instead of promoting optimism about the future and telegraphing rate hikes to …

The Mercedes-AMG GT Roadster is here

The Mercedes-AMG GT Roadster has arrived, in jpeg format at least, ahead of its big debut at the Paris Motor Show later this month. And here’s the …

Roadsters