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Scientists hail the most 'advanced anti-ageing serum' in the world

New research suggests skincare tailored to individuals' DNA may be the best way to combat the appearance of ageing<p>Those who believe that beauty is only skin deep may need to think again.<p>A most advanced anti-ageing serum ever created is going far deeper in the pursuit of the ultimate skincare …

How to Hack Sleep

Improve your productivity (and the productivity of your employees) with these tools and tips for better rest.<p>The ability to get by on little sleep is frequently seen as a badge of honor in the business world. Entrepreneurs, in particular, often sacrifice sleep for the sake of their companies. In a …

Sleep

Why Chocolope? To sell marijuana, you need a clever name

Adam Orenstein spent years cross-breeding marijuana plants before arriving at his proud new strain, a tall stalky plant frosted with white crystally hairs prized by growers and smokers.<p>But before releasing it to the public, he and his partners toiled over one of the most crucial steps: giving it …

Tattooists, Tattoed: Images of Body Ink Worldwide - Exhibition at theMusée Quai Branly | LensCulture

The Musée Quai Branly in Paris is known for its globe-spanning exhibitions and ability to connect physically and temporally disparate cultures with our contemporary moment. No where is this better on display than their latest exhibition "Tattooists and Tattooed." The exhibition returns to the …

Want To Communicate Anonymously Without Being Monitored Or Tracked? 'Blackphone' Now On Sale

Snowden, the NSA, getting “Scroogled”; do these various buzzwords making the rounds these days get your hackles up? Frankly, I don’t blame you. Personally, I don’t have enough “interesting” information to share. And though I lead a rather “regular” existence, I do realize there are plenty of folks …

Somebody Flew a Drone Into a Fireworks Display and This Is What Happened

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to fly through a fireworks display?<p>This video, shot from a drone with an on-board camera, shows exactly …

Fireworks

Google Just Released A New Map Trivia Game And It's Really Fun

In this case, they've made a fun little trivia game that I could probably waste an entire weekend playing.<p>It's called "Smarty Pins," and works inside of Google Maps. The basic premise is that you answer a series of questions based on geography, dropping your pin on the location of your answer.<p>It's …

Google Co-Founder Sergey Brin: We Will Make Machines That 'Can Reason, Think, And Do Things Better Than We Can'

Google cofounders Larry Page and Sergey Brin sat for an interview with venture capitalist Vinod Khosla.<p>During the interview, Brin was asked about machine learning and artificial intelligence. He says that so far, we haven't come close to replicating human intelligence. However, he thinks it's only …

Mugabe calls for an end to white farmers in Zimbabwe

The president ratchets up his anti-white rhetoric after discovering some of his ministers were leasing back land to farmers that had been revoked in 2000<p>Robert Mugabe, the president of Zimbabwe, has warned that in future “no white person will be allowed to own land” as he unveiled a new farming …

These Luxury Smartphones Cost More Than Your Car And Your College Tuition

However, that price sounds like nothing compared to what some luxury designers charge for their high-end smartphones.<p>Forget hundreds of dollars — some some extremely high-end devices will cost you millions.<p>Here's a look at some of the most expensive smartphones on the planet.

Employees Who Stay In Companies Longer Than Two Years Get Paid 50% Less

The worst kept secret is that employees are making less on average every year. There are millions of reasons for this, but we’re going to focus on one that we can control. Staying employed at the same company for over two years on average is going to make you earn less over your lifetime by about …

Amazon’s Fire Phone could add 55% to your shopping bill

With a great deal of spectacle, Amazon.com Inc. launched the Fire Phone, the company’s entry into the smartphone market. What Amazon chief executive …

eCommerce

27 Tips for Mastering Anything

12 min read<p>This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like …

Creativity

People Are Getting Social Media Prenups

Dating a jerk who cares more about his Facebook than your feelings? Don’t worry! You can get a social media prenup to protect your online reputation …

Social Media

Golfer Phil Mickelson denies accusations of insider trading

The FBI is investigating Phil Mickelson, one of the world's most famous golfers, for insider trading<p>Phil Mickelson, the winner of last year’s British Open and one of the world’s most successful golfers, has insisted he had done nothing wrong after it emerged he is being investigated by the FBI for …

FCC and net neutrality: What you need to know

This story is about net neutrality. Have we lost you yet?<p>Few words strike fear into the hearts of Internet advocates and boredom into the the minds …

What it's like for players who *aren't* picked at the NFL Draft

Phil Lutzenkirchen set an Auburn touchdowns record, but had to wait for the St. Louis Rams to sign him as an undrafted free agent in order to make one football dream come true.<p>For many players, the NFL Draft will be a joyous occasion. Hours in the film and weight room will finally pay off, as young …

What happened to Sterling was morally wrong

This past week, my inbox blew up with e-mails asking whether Donald Sterling's First Amendment rights were violated in the uproar over the Los Angeles Clippers owner's racist remarks about black people. After all, he was simply expressing his views, however unpopular.<p>While he did have some rights …

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Millennials are not big homebuyers near term

Sam Lustgarten could be one of the growing number of "career renters" real estate companies think Millennials will become — at least in the near term.<p>The 24 year-old Ph.D. student at the University of Iowa in Iowa City lives in campus housing for about $490 a month, and plans to continue doing so …

E-cigarettes: Is a smoking alternative being choked by regulation?

<b>Dozens of countries are introducing legislation restricting the use of electronic cigarettes, but their proponents say they are harmless and their use could in fact save millions of lives. Could they be right?</b><p>A group of friends sits around a table in a pub in south London, exchanging stories and …

Massive Bat Cave Stirs Texas-Size Debate Over Development

The Bracken Bat Cave, just north of San Antonio, is as rural as it gets. You have to drive down a long, 2-mile rocky road to reach it. There's nothing nearby — no lights, no running water. The only thing you hear are the katydids.<p>The cave houses a massive bat colony, as it has for an estimated …

What A Balanced Diet Looks Like... Literally

<i>Ricettario A balanced diet</i> is a collaborative work buy food stylist Elena Mora and photographer Karsten Wegener. It is so far a meager four photo …

Dennis Rodman claims LeBron James would be 'just an average player' in 80s or 90s

NBA rebounding legend Dennis Rodman thinks Miami Heat superstar LeBron James would be "just an average player" if he played in the 1980s and 90s. It's a bold opinion that raises this question: why does anyone listen to Dennis Rodman anymore?<p>LeBron James posted yet another postseason triple-double …

LeBron James hasn't forgotten '07

MIAMI -- Over the years LeBron James has always spoken respectfully about the San Antonio Spurs and their accomplishments. But a day before seeing …

NSA collecting phone records of millions of Verizon customers daily

The National Security Agency is currently collecting the telephone records of millions of US customers of Verizon, one of America's largest telecoms …