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3 Attractive Income Stocks Whose Dividends Could Double

Image source: Pictures of Money via Flickr.<p>Dividend stocks can be the foundation of a great retirement portfolio. Not only do dividend payments put money in your pocket, which can help hedge against any dips in the stock market, they're usually a sign of a financially sound company. Dividends also …

Investing

Explore your Microsoft Dynamics AX data with Power BI | Microsoft Power BI Blog | Microsoft Power BI

Microsoft Dynamics AX is an enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution that helps enterprises increase the speed of doing business. Last week at the …

Data Visualization

The most unbelievably simple trick to improve your memory

Try ignoring it<p>If I say a random string of numbers out loud, say 1593657292759381380473, how many of these numbers do you think you will be able to immediately remember<p><b>The magical number</b><p>Some scientists say that you should be able to remember about seven of them. More precisely, since a paper from …

The Brain

Amazon Retains Public Cloud Crown

Amazon Web Services still leads the league in public cloud adoption, but Microsoft Azure is making headway, according to a new survey.<p>That AWS …

Why Cybersecurity Isn’t So Complicated

Judging by the defeatist stance of the security industry in reaction to high profile breaches of just about everything and everyone, and the billions …

5 dividend stocks that have only gotten more attractive

It’s hard to find a silver lining in the worst start for U.S. stocks in eight years.<p>But long-term investors can take solace in the fact that …

First ever peer-to-peer Isa offers up to 6pc returns

Investors will be able to earn peer-to-peer levels of interest tax-free from April 6<p>Investors will be able to earn returns approaching 6pc interest on up to £15,240 from April, as the first “peer-to-peer” Isa sets out its terms.<p>RateSetter, one of the more established “P2P” platforms, will launch …

Finance
Investing

LinkedIn set to lose $8 billion in market value after weak forecast

(Reuters) - LinkedIn Corp’s LNKD.N shares closed down 43.6 percent on Friday, wiping out nearly $11 billion of market value, after the social network for professionals shocked Wall Street with a revenue forecast that fell far short of expectations.<p>The stock plunged as much as 46.5 percent to a more …

IT

Here's the Best Way to Cook a Steak

I know how to cook a steak perfectly, already. I know how one of the best steak houses in America cooks their steak. I know how different countries …

Top 10 TED Talks That Could Change Your Life

There’s no time like the present to grow or refine ourselves a little bit more, and few resources are as helpful as TED talks. In that vein, here are …

Self-improvement

53 Startups That Will Take Off in 2016, According to Silicon Valley's Top Venture Capitalists

Every corner of the tech sector should expect disruption next year from these newcomers.<p>2016 is just around the corner and it's time to predict which startups will take the tech industry by storm.<p>Who better to ask than the startup experts, the VCs that watch them, guide them, hear their pitches, …

Venture Capital

'Finally, I decided to do it': How a TODAY staffer lost 50 pounds in 5 months

He's been called the "Magic Mike" of stage managers, and personally singled out for his charm by our very own Kathie Lee and Hoda.<p>But it wasn't overnight that TODAY's 31-year-old stage manager Yosef Herzog lost 50 pounds and turned into the fitness guru that he is today. It required a lot of hard …

3 Value Stocks Near 52-Week Lows Worth Buying

Image source: Pixabay.<p>While many companies' shares are risingpast their fair values now, others are trading at potentially bargain prices. The difficulty with bargain shopping, though, is that you may be understandably hesitant to buy stocks wallowing at 52-week lows. In an effort to separate the …

Investing

How You Can Make Money on Apple Stock Even When It's Moving Sideways

<b>Apple</b> (AAPL) stock has been stuck in a range between $107 and $120 for much the last four months. An analysis of the current chart reveals a great …

How to Hack Your Own Network and Beef Up Its Security with Kali Linux

Kali Linux is a security-focused operating system you can run off a CD or USB drive, anywhere. With its security toolkit you can crack Wi-Fi …

Linux

How to Use Mind Maps to Unleash Your Brain's Creativity and Potential

Mind mapping is one of the best ways to capture your thoughts and bring them to life in visual form. Beyond just note-taking, though, mind maps can …