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Ultra-Rich Investor Trace Mayer Predicts Bitcoin Price Will Reach $27,395 in Just Four Months

Trace Mayer tweeted that he believes Bitcoin is currently undervalued, and that his target price for this coming February (only four months away) is …

How to read more effectively

Whether you’re dissecting Adam Smith’s <i>The Wealth of Nations</i> or relaxing poolside with <i>50 Shades of Grey</i>, reading is, for many of us, a regular source of joy, perspective, and ideas, which enable us to grow personally and professionally. But here’s the catch: We live in a world of never ending …

Writing

The best to-do list app right now

Get the app and then get things done<p>The best to-do list app will always be whatever works for you. One reason for the enduring popularity of pen-and-paper-based methods is that they can map perfectly to your individual needs. Bullet journals, which have surged in popularity in recent years, …

Apps

5 Actionable Steps to Overcome Negative Thinking | Inc.com

Do you remember playing with building blocks as a kid? It was fun to place one upon the other until, ultimately, they all came crashing to the ground, leading to fits of laughter. Cycles of negative thinking can result in a similar crashing-down effect on your life and business, only it's no …

Self-help

'26 Time Management Tricks I Wish I'd Known at 20'

Always know the one thing you really need to get done.<p>Most people learn time management the hard way: by trial and error.<p>Étienne Garbugli, a …

Stack Overflow charted the woefully short lifespan of your favorite frameworks

Hacker News users are a fickle bunch, with a tendency to hype up obscure programing languages and frameworks, only to discard them once they’ve lost their novelty. I’m sorry, but it’s absolutely true, and why I’ve long ceased to visit it.<p>Charting the stratospheric rise and meteoric fall of these …

Programming

People Who Worry About Everything Are More Intelligent

Obsessive worry is insidious in the sense that it begets more worry; once your mind switches into "worry mode," essentially, nothing is off limits. …

Nvidia aims to train 100,000 developers in deep learning, AI technologies

Nvidia's Deep Learning Institute has an expanded curriculum that includes courses for self-driving cars, health care, web services, robotics, video …

The Japanese skill copied by the world

Mindfulness has become trendy around the world in recent years – but in Japan, it’s been ingrained into the culture for centuries.<p>As the sleek shinkansen bullet train glided noiselessly into the station, I watched a strange ritual begin. During the brief stop, the conductor in the last carriage …

Japan

I want a robot to manage my money - what are my options?

In recent years, "Robo-advice” – personalised help with your investments from a computer rather than a human being – has become one of the biggest buzzwords in personal finance, and a host of services have sprung up to meet the demand for hands-off investing.<p>But the sector is in its infancy and its …

Investing

7 Small Habits That Will Steal Your Happiness

<i>“Simply put, you believe that things or people make you unhappy, but this is not accurate. You make yourself unhappy.”</i> <b><br>Wayne Dyer</b><i>“Very little is</i> …

Happiness

Chrome will start marking HTTP sites that transmit passwords or credit cards as non-secure in January 2017

Google today revealed the first step in its long-term plan to mark all HTTP sites as non-secure in Chrome. Starting in January 2017, Chrome will mark HTTP sites that transmit passwords or credit cards as non-secure.<p>HTTPS is a more secure version of the HTTP protocol used on the internet to connect …

Credit Cards

Jim Rohn quotes. Once heard words of wisdom can change your life.

Read. Ponder. Use the tips in your life. Become successful.<p>Remember – words are powerful energy. Once heard words of wisdom can change a person’s …

10 Things You Can Do to Boost Self-Confidence

<i>“Low self-esteem is like driving through life with your hand brake on.” -- Maxwell Maltz</i><p>Nobody is born with limitless self-confidence. If someone seems to have incredible self-confidence, it’s because he or she has worked on building it for years. Self-confidence is something that you learn to …

Motivation

How Wimbledon Champion Pat Cash Stays Happy and Motivated

<i>What are the best tips for staying motivated, happy, and focused? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Pat Cash, Wimbledon champion and five-time Grand Slam finalist, on Quora:</b><p>Staying motivated, …

The Power of Habit

About a month ago I read a book I can't stop thinking about! The Power of Habit is the exact kind of non-fiction I love. It's smart and interesting and it changes your perception how you do what you do, or why you are who you are.<p>Sounds interesting, right?<p>The idea, is that a large majority of the …

15 Habits of Irresistible People

<b>You know that person who seems to have a flair of good luck?</b> The one who, even though isn’t drop-dead gorgeous, is always able to get whatever she …

Self-help

10 Success lessons from Napoleon Hill – “Rich Man, Poor Man” for entrepreneurs

Share119<p>Tweet<p>Share231<p>+17<p>Shares 357<p>Napoleon Hill was an American author in the area of the new thought movement who was one of the earliest producers …

Motivation

A New and Sweeping Utopia of Life: Gabriel García Márquez’s Nobel Prize Acceptance Speech

An ennobled vision for a world “where no one will be able to decide for others how they die, where love will prove true and happiness be possible.”<p>On December 8, 1982, decades after his unlikely beginnings as a writer, <b>Gabriel García Márquez</b> (March 6, 1927–April 17, 2014) was awarded the Nobel Prize …

Mental Happiness in 90 Days With 30 Habits Everyone Should Do

<i>This post originally appeared on Quora: What have you tried for 30 days that changed everything?</i><p>This is what you are fighting to create change in …

57 small things you can do every day to be happier and more successful

1. Assume people have good intentions.<p>Since you can't read minds, you don't really know the "why" behind the "what" that people do. Imputing evil motives to other people's weird behaviors adds extra misery to life, while assuming good intentions leaves you open to reconciliation.<p>2. Avoid using …

Self-help

A startup CEO and former Googler says these 4 mistakes make you seem unqualified in a job interview

But sometimes nerves get the best of us — or we just don't prepare properly — and we end up doing things that discount our qualifications and make us seem irresponsible or incompetent.<p>"I've easily conducted over 200 job interviews in the past 12 months," says Liz Wessel, CEO and cofounder of WayUp, …

Employment

Artificial Intelligence Could Have Prevented The Germanwings Crash

No level of security screening short of mind-reading could have prevented the crash of Germanwings flight 9525. But what can be done? The <i>New York Times</i> editorial today calls for the American standard that requires two crew members be in the cockpit at all times to be adopted by “all airlines.” This …

Artificial Intelligence

React Native Now Available, Build Native Apps In Javascript

Facebook announced today that its React Native library is now available on Github. The library allows you to build native iOS and Android applications with JavaScript and Facebook’s React library.<p>React Native compiles apps written in Javascript into native views, providing the platform-specific …

Software Engineering

Restaurant Tech Restocked For Tomorrow And Beyond

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>John Serrao is a UI engineer and product owner who specializes in technical consulting for the food and health industries (currently advising wellness startup Daocloud).</i><p>A recent article in TechCrunch characterized nascent upstarts in the restaurant industry as wide-eyed idealists with …

Apple Pay

The best iPad apps for tracking bills

No matter if you're trying to save money or just want to know how your finances stand at any given time: you're in luck. There are many different …

Mind-Bending Optical Illusions Created With Photo Manipulation

Erik Johansson is a Swedish photographer and retoucher based in Berlin who is well known on the Internet for his amazing surreal photo manipulations …

Isis: the inside story

In the summer of 2004, a young jihadist in shackles and chains was walked by his captors slowly into the Camp Bucca prison in southern Iraq. He was nervous as two American soldiers led him through three brightly-lit buildings and then a maze of wire corridors, into an open yard, where men with …