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'Planet engulfing' star 350 light years from Earth

Astronomers discover a 'planet-engulfing' star that has already eaten FIFTEEN worlds - and it's just 350 light years away from Earth<p><b>Planet-gobbling</b> …

Princeton University

RTL2832 Software Defined Radio

Updated 05/30/2017: SDRplay<p>Contents:<p>Software defined radio (SDR) hardware is becoming smaller AND more capable. For many years, the king of small …

Linux Mint

The Fact and Fiction of the NASA EmDrive Paper Leak

Mach effect pioneer James Woodward breaks down the significance of a leaked paper detailing the successful test run of NASA’s 'impossible engine.'<p>If humanity ever wants to truly explore the outer reaches of our solar system or travel to other stars, we're going to have to build a better engine for …

Elon Musk's biographer is wrong about one of his core personality traits

(Empathic?Scott Olson/Getty Images)<br>Elon Musk biographer Ashlee Vance has for Bloomberg composed an interesting roundup of the travails currently …

Tesla's Huge Mistake: Why Thin-Film Lithium Ion Batteries Won't Power The EV Revolution

Dear Reader,<p>this is my first piece on (NASDAQ:TSLA), the company so justly famous for its Electric Vehicles. I've gradually pulled this article …

Macular Degeneration Treatment

Like This Page? Please Share!<p>While no macular degeneration treatment currently approved for use in the United States is likely to completely restore …

Is Your Spouse Hiding Money and Assets From You? It's More Likely Than You Think

NEW YORK (MainStreet) — Financial infidelity is a growing cause of divorce in the United States. A recent report from CreditCards.com showed that as …

How To Invest In ETFs: Tips To Trade Top Market Trends

4/17/2015<p>Related news<p>4/19/2018 In a rapid turnaround, Allergan said late Thursday it doesn't intend to bid on Shire — leaving thrice-rebuffed Takeda …

Boeing Is Patenting Force Field Technology

<b>Boeing Co</b> (NYSE: BA) was granted a patent for a "method and system for shockwave attenuation via electromagnetic arc," or what could be described as …

Tesla Model S James Bond Easter Egg Discovered

Reddit Email Comments<p>Okay, transforming your Tesla Model S into the James Bond <i>The Spy Who Loved Me</i> submarine has got to be one of the coolest easter …

Xbox One Troubleshooting

Xbox One will not turn on ¶<p><i>Front light is not lit or Xbox one will not power up.</i><p>Device not plugged in ¶<p>Check to make sure that the power supply is …

4 best books for retirement investors

The question of the day: How much do you really need to know in order to be a successful investor?<p>Throughout North America, it's the start of the …

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'Shark Tank' investor Kevin O'Leary assigns almost everyone one of 5 money personalities

Courtesy of Kevin O'Leary "Shark Tank" investor Kevin O'Leary also manages $1 billion in O'Leary Funds. Kevin O'Leary made the biggest deal of his …

Box Slips: Underwriters Initiate With 7 Hold Ratings on Rich Valuation

Shares of Box (BOX) are down 59 cents, or almost 3%, at $19.59, as underwriters of its January 23rd IPO were freed today to initiate coverage, with a …

Uniting with rivals? Welcome to the new Microsoft

There may be no more surprising development in technology over the past year than Microsoft's radical transformation into an industry …

Biogen Idec: Under-Owned, Unappreciated

By<p>Feb. 5, 2015 2:38 p.m. ET<p><b>RBC's Michael Yee</b> uses the release of an abstract from <b>Biogen Idec's</b> (BIIB) BIIB-037 alzheimer-treatment trial to restate …

Apple's Surprise Isn't That It's Building A New Car But That It's Not Buying Tesla

Over the past year, I’ve argued that Apple should not have spent its considerable cash hoard on stock buybacks and dividends. Instead, I’ve stated I thought Apple’s shareholders and customers would be better served by it spending its earned money on new products – either by acquisition or by …

Apple studies self-driving car, auto industry source says

By Edward Taylor and Alexei Oreskovic<p>FRANKFURT/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Technology giant Apple (AAPL.O) is looking beyond mobile devices to learn …

Yahoo is now part of Oath

Before you continue...<p>Yahoo is now part of the Oath family. Due to EU data protection laws, we (Oath), our vendors and our partners need your consent …

Why is Fidelity investing in SpaceX?

Google is an innovative company that's throwing billions of dollars at everything from drones and satellites to wearable tech, driverless cars and contact lenses that measure glucose levels in tears.<p>Fidelity? It runs a boatload of mutual funds that invest in the stock and bond markets. That's not …

Hepatitis Quest Moves From C to B Under Ex-Gilead Leaders

Gilead Sciences Inc. raked in $10 billion last year with its Sovaldi pill for hepatitis C. Many of the people responsible for the drug are now …

Webull - Realtime Stocks Market & Investing App

The Webull - Realtime Stocks Market & Investing App is the best stock market app to invest and stay on top of the global financial markets. Get live …

What's holding back the middle class? Look in your closet.

I consider myself pretty thrifty, but when I moved a year and a half ago, I was astounded by the amount of useless junk stashed in every possible …

Orange Sun Sparking

<b>Our Sun has become quite a busy place. Taken only two weeks ago, the Sun was captured sporting numerous tumultuous regions including active sunspot</b> …