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The secret lives of students who mine cryptocurrency in their dorm rooms

Mark was a sophomore at MIT in Cambridge, Massachusetts, when he began mining cryptocurrencies more or less by accident.<p>In November 2016, he stumbled on NiceHash, an online marketplace for individuals to mine cryptocurrency for willing buyers. His desktop computer, boosted with a graphics card, was …

Bitcoin

The 14 Most Iconic New York City Bars and Restaurants

Some things never change. And some, like these establishments, never should.<p>One of the best things about New York is how it's ever-evolving—not just keeping up with the times, but defining the curve as it goes. And yet, once you've watched the last mom-and-pop left on your block be replaced by yet …

Manhattan

Guns kill nearly 1,300 children in the U.S. each year and send thousands more to hospitals

Handguns and other firearms cause the deaths of more children in the United States each year than the flu or asthma, according to a comprehensive new report on gun violence and kids.<p>Each day in the United States, an average of 3.5 people under the age of 18 are shot to death and another 15.5 are …

Guns

31 Best Websites to Score Free Stuff

Want to know how to get free stuff? All you have to do is search some tried-and-true websites to uncover the best deals, freebies and coupons. …

Hadoop:- A soft Introduction

<b>What is Hadoop:</b> <br>Hadoop is a framework written in Java for running applications on large clusters of commodity hardware and incorporates features …

I used to work in finance, and here's why I think your 401(k) is a scam

I write something and instead of responding with a well-reasoned argument, they write things like "James Altucher is a wacko" or "James Altucher is a scumbag."<p>I've written for or appeared on the Wall St Journal, the Financial Times, CNBC, Fox Business, ABC, and many other finance sites. I've run …

Retirement

The Resurrection of America's Slums

After falling in the 1990s, the number of poor people living in high-poverty areas has been growing fast.<p>Half a century after President Lyndon B. Johnson declared a war on poverty, the number of Americans living in slums is rising at an extraordinary pace.<p>The number of people living in high-poverty …

Calling All Cooks: How I Stocked My First Kitchen

<i>Last month, I asked for your advice for stocking my first kitchen from scratch. Today, I'm sharing some of your best advice and the kitchen it helped create.</i><p>Last month, I moved into my first real kitchen and faced the daunting task of stocking the entire thing from scratch. Luckily, when I …

Kitchens

Hope Solo's World Cup: Strong in the goal, silent to the media

It's been a quiet Women's World Cup for<p>Hope Solo.<p>On the field, the U.S. goalkeeper has been called on to make just 11 saves in five games. And off the field, she's been all but inaudible, answering just three questions after giving up a goal in the opening match.<p>She hasn't answered another question …

Domestic Abuse

Apple Stock: The Difference Between Trading And Investing

Investing is as much about financial numbers and understanding a company’s products, competitors and markets as it is about having a feeling for the non-quantifiable or psychological aspects to the stock. I use fundamental analysis much more than technical aspects when buying or selling a stock but …

Trading

Apple lands prime spot in the Dow, as AT&T departs

The world's most valuable company joins Wall Street's pre-eminent stock index, a key metric of the nation's economic performance.<p>The Dow Jones Industrial Average is about to become a lot more Apple friendly.<p>Starting March 19, Apple will replace AT&T in the Dow Jones Industrial Average, an index …

Stock Markets

8 horrifying revelations in the Justice Department’s Ferguson report

From unconstitutional searches to racist emails, here are some of the most revolting findings<p>The Justice Department released its full report on the Ferguson Police Department on Wednesday, seven months after Officer Darren Wilson shot and killed unarmed African American teen Michael Brown -- an …

Obama Wants Rules That Force Brokers To Put Clients' Interests First

President Obama wants to change the way brokers and investment advisers offer financial advice, saying the current system leads to high fees that erode returns on investments.<p>At present, brokers work under the suitability standard. This, in essence, means that while making a recommendation, brokers …

Retirement

Our 86 Favorite Weeknight Dinner Ideas

Monday-Thursday you need dinner and you need it fast. We've got all the recipes you'll need.<p>These are our most popular, best-loved, and greatest weeknight dinner recipes of all time—and we're coming up with even more as we speak.

Cooking

Make a Buttery, Moist, Perfect Pound Cake by Avoiding These Common Mistakes

A good pound cake is hard to find—but you can definitely make one at home. Crack the code with these tips from our test kitchen.<p>If you've ever had a piece of subpar pound cake, you know how depressing it can be. What should be sweet and soft is nothing more than a heavy, dry piece of bread …

Dessert

Classic Ragù alla Bolognese

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Shake Shack Will Be A Fast-Food Role Model - If It Doesn't Lose Its Way

Shake Shack has a chance to be known for more than just burgers: It could also be a role model for the fast-food industry.<p>The burger chain's motto is “Stand for Something Good.” And it has made a point of noting that it pays its entry-level workers more than the minimum wage -- a rarity in fast …

Your Mashed Potatoes Are Good. These Are Better.

Every taste of these smooth and buttery spuds aims straight for the brain’s pleasure center.<p>Every taste of these smooth and buttery spuds aims straight for the brain’s pleasure center. Follow these <i>BA</i>-approved tips and we guarantee your potatoes will be a Thanksgiving table hit.<p>Pick Your Spud<p>We use …

mashed potatoes