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The First 21 Apps To Download For Your New iPhone 6

Every iPhone 6 comes with Apple's new iOS 8 mobile operating system pre-installed, which is capable of some great features like app extensions, widgets, and better-than-ever graphics.<p>We've collected the best apps to get your iPhone 6 ready for action.

How to Become a Millionaire by Age 30

International Sales Expert<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Getting rich and becoming a millionaire is a taboo topic. Saying it can be done by the age of 30 seems like a fantasy.<p>It shouldn’t be taboo and it is possible. At the age of 21, I got out of college, broke and in …

An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth

• <b>Author:</b> Chris Hadfield<p>Colonel Chris Hadfield has spent decades training as an astronaut and has logged nearly 4000 hours in space. During this time he has broken into a Space Station with a Swiss army knife, disposed of a live snake while piloting a plane, and been temporarily blinded while …

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

13 Google Search Tricks That Make Life A Whole Lot Easier

You <i>think</i> you know how to Google? You don't know how to Google.<p>Even the most seasoned Googler might not know every tip and trick available with just a few extra keystrokes in the search bar. Consider this your instructions manual for the world's most popular search engine.<p>Define A Word<p><b>The Scenario:</b> …

Photographer Documents The Eerie World Of Japanese Robotics

Of the two Hiroshi Ishiguros in existence, only one can breathe.<p>The other is an amazingly lifelike copy. The director of the Intelligent Robotics Labarotory at Osaka University, the living, breathing Ishiguro has revolutionized his field of study with an army of ultra-humanoid robots -- or …

Companies Choreograph Earnings Calls To Hide Bad News

<b>Information from thousands of Wall Street earnings conference calls suggests that many companies hide bad performance news by only calling on analysts who have strong “buys” on the company’s stock, according to new research by Lauren Cohen and Christopher Malloy. Cohen discusses the research in</b> …

Shell to negotiate over Nigeria oil spill compensation

Royal Dutch Shell faces claims exceeding £100m from local communities in Nigeria, ahead of talks to begin next week over two oil spills dating back to 2008.<p>Much of the oil that leaked into waterways around Bodo in the Niger Delta has yet to be cleared, amid disagreement over how the clean-up …

See how Elon Musk is building the 'Iron Man' lab with tech you can buy

The workspace of the future is in Elon Musk’s lab. Using a variety of virtual reality and gesture-sensing tools, Musk has set up a system that allows himself and his engineers to design and manipulate models of rocket parts using just their hands. He's compared it to the <i>Iron Man</i> laboratory, and in …

How to Meditate: A Beginner's Guide | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest collaboration with my friend and long-time meditator, Jason Marshall. Check out Jason’s blog, Living in the Now where</i> …

Pentagon: Who We're At War With Is Classified

In a major national security speech this spring, President Obama said again and again that the U.S. is at war with “Al Qaeda, the Taliban, and their associated forces.”<p>So who exactly are those associated forces? It’s a secret.<p>At a hearing in May, Sen. Carl Levin, D-Mich., asked the Defense …

Buddha Had It Right: Relax The Mind And Productivity Will Follow

Eastern thought and meditation are pushing ever-closer to the mainstream. Today, many ancient teachings coincide perfectly with modern research on improved mental agility.<p>“The great enigma for psychologists and philosophers is the mind.”<br>–Bhante Wimala<p>Several decades ago, the term ‘mindfulness’ used …

Everything you know about the brain is wrong

What does Einstein’s brain size say about his IQ? Is the left-brain/right-brain divide a myth? There’s new research<p>Within a few hours of Albert Einstein’s death in 1955, the great scientist’s brain had been surgically removed from his skull and placed in formalin. The autopsy and the events …

Apple Ramping Up For Stylish iWatch, Curved Casing Could Be Liquidmetal

Reports this week indicate that Apple is building a substantial team of veterans from multiple industries to build a stylish, multi-functional iWatch. The timing of the hires points to a late 2014 release, according to an analyst report and a story in the <i>Financial Times</i>. Far from being a bad sign …

8 reasons our economy is more dysfunctional than ever

Self-sacrifice, fear and lowered expectations are the new normal in post-recession America<p>There’s a new normal in the American economy for vast slices of society and it’s discouragingly tough, despite all the cheerleading from the White House and economists that the country is in a slow but steady …

Thank neoliberalism for our enslavement to capitalism

The corporations now ruling the world owe their dominance to the application of economist Milton Friedman’s ideas<p>Our current incarnation of capitalism -- variously referred to as savage capitalism, extreme capitalism or euphemistically as the "free market" (free of any constraints) -- is in one of …

MEDITATION: What is it and what are its benefits? ASK DEEPAK CHOPRA!

11 Ways to Find Better Focus

You have good ideas, maybe even some brilliant ones. But with more distractions than ever before, it’s a wonder we get anything done at all. I’m becoming convinced that the real genius is no longer just ideas, but the ability to focus and execute on the projects that are important to you.<p>If you’ve …

Here’s Why JP Morgan Is Being Accused of Enron-Style Shenanigans

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>A little known U.S. agency is trying to wring $500 million out of JP Morgan. What the FERC?!<p><b>MORE</b> …

Japan's Market Falls Out Of Bed, And Everyone Is Baffled

Something just happened to the Japanese market, and there are no obvious news headlines to correlate it with.<p>But the Nikkei just fell out of bed.<p>Even reporters there are scratching their heads, unable to tie the move to some event.<p>Odd.

Tom Coburn Can't Decide If Inflation Is 'Really' Higher or Lower

Coburn the inflation hawk takes on Coburn the deficit hawk<p>Reuters<p>Oklahoma Senator Tom Coburn doesn't believe inflation is what the official numbers say it is. He just isn't sure whether it's really higher or lower -- that depends on whether he's playing the part of an inflation or a deficit …

Want To Quit Your Job And Travel The World? How 2 Professionals Did It (VIDEO)

Most of us have probably fantasized about quitting our jobs and traveling around the world, picking up new experiences and life lessons in each continent, a la <i>Eat, Pray, Love</i>. But a number of professionals are actually trading in their high-powered jobs for a life on the road -- and redefining …

"Invisibility Wetsuits" Hide You From Sharks While You Swim

Surf's up, dude.<p>The coast of Western Australia has been particularly dangerous place for shark attacks recent years, earning it the distinction of becoming "shark attack capital of the world." Between October 2011 and July 2012, great white sharks killed five people in attacks in the area.<p>In …

GM, worried about market disruption, has an eye on Tesla

General Motors is concerned enough about Tesla's competitive threat that it has formed a committee to study the budding electric-car upstart.<p>GM Chief Executive Dan Akerson has created a small team to study Tesla, according to a Bloomberg report.<p>Akerson "thinks Tesla could be a big disrupter if …

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Here's how Elon Musk's Hyperloop might actually work

How do you get from Los Angeles to San Francisco in 30 minutes?<p>Elon Musk has made his name on big ideas, whether it's space tourism or the electric car — but his latest project, mysteriously dubbed the Hyperloop, may be more revolutionary than anything he's done. It started with a simple promise: …

Jay-Z & Justin Timberlake Open Their ‘Legends of the Summer’ Tour in Toronto

After giving fans a preview during the Yahoo! Wireless Festival in London last weekend, Jay-Z and Justin Timberlake officially kicked their “Legends …

Apple, Google, Facebook, Microsoft, Twitter and Others Call for More NSA Transparency

Apple, Google, Facebook, Microsoft are part of a broad alliance of technology companies and civil liberties groups that will tomorrow demand …

Federal Prosecutors May Charge Wall Street Bankers Who Sold Bad Loans Under An Obscure 1984 Law

The official said federal authorities are finding new evidence they say indicates intent to commit fraud over the packaging and sale of mortgage bonds backed by subprime home loans in some of the civil lawsuits plaintiffs' lawyers have filed against large banks.<p>And they are exploring whether they …

The Hottest New Cars For 2014

With the debilitating effects of the economic crisis firmly in the nation’s rearview mirror and new-car sales firing on all cylinders, the 2014 model year is serving up an engaging array of new and fully redesigned models, ranging from family sedans and plush luxury cars to hot sport coupes and …