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A Brief History of the BMW 2002 – One Of The Most Important BMWs Of All Time

Reading time: about 10 minutes.<p>5 Minute Histories<br>• BMW<br>• Cars<p>Introduction: A Slightly Underpowered Star is Born<p>The BMW 2002 proved to be a major milestone …

BMW

Dave Grohl plays Nirvana’s ‘In Bloom’ for the second time since Kurt Cobain’s death

He performed the 'Nevermind' classic with Trombone Shorty<p>While very rarely playing Nirvana songs since the passing of Kurt Cobain, this weekend saw …

Kurt Cobain

So that's his secret! Hugh Jackman, 49, reveals how he keeps his youthful visage... and the regime is more affordable than you think

He's the Hollywood actor who will turn fifty later this year.<p>And on Saturday, Wolverine star Hugh Jackman revealed how he manages to maintain such a …

They Called the Last Financial Crisis. Here’s What They See Causing the Next One

By<p>Sept. 15, 2018 8:00 a.m. ET<p>In all the reporting I’ve done about the 2008 financial crisis, which exploded 10 years ago Saturday, when Lehman …

Financial Markets

This is how much VCs are paid

Venture capital is known for being an opaque industry, so it’s no surprise most of us have no idea what the average VC earns in a year.<p>I got a closer look at the survey results of J. Thelander Consulting‘s annual venture firm compensation survey and, unsurprisingly, VCs make a lot of money.<p>Just how …

Venture Capital

The Best Anti-aging Regimen, According to Dermatologists

Fighting age is like fighting gravity. But just as you can hop into an anti-gravity chamber to float weightlessly, you can start an anti-aging …

Skin Care

What's the best place for your money in the next five years?

<i>What's the best financial investment for the next five years?—Dave</i><p>Finding a safe harbor for your money in the short- to mid-term creates a challenging check list.<p>You want your money to take on more risk and earn you more than if it were just hanging out in your savings account, earning hardly …

Interest Rates

Microsoft to reveal its next Surface devices on October 2

It’s that time of year again: Microsoft is ready to announce new devices. The company just sent out press invites for an event on October 2, taking place in New York. Going by the company’s history, that means we should expect updates to the Surface line.<p>That said, don’t expect that mythical …

Surface Pro

The #1 Trick to Make the Best Scrambled Eggs Ever

There’s nothing more uplifting than seeing a golden plate of light and fluffy scrambled eggs when you wake up in the morning. But forking into a pile …

Breakfast

This Is the Best Pizza Joint in Every U.S. State

Is your favorite on the list?<p>Whether you like it deep dish or thin crust, square-shaped or topped with pineapple, you probably have a go-to pizza …

Pie

This popular wire-free home security camera lasts for 2 years before you need to change the batteries

If you want a truly wireless camera system that is as hassle-free as it can possibly be, there’s really only one system you should even bother …

Home Security

Keto Cauliflower Hash Browns Recipe

"Cauliflower, cheese, and bacon come together in this keto alternative to hash browns."<p>Ingredients<p>3 cups grated cauliflower<p>1 cup shredded Cheddar …

Recipes

Going Broke On $1,000,000 A Year

Last week, I was talking to a former neighbor of mine from DC. He is a partner at a large Washington DC law firm, a few years older than me. My …

Retirement

Peter Garrett: you thank your lucky stars to be in a band like Midnight Oil

It was October 1984 and Peter Garrett, the frontman for Midnight Oil, should have been riding high. The band’s fifth album, Red Sails in the Sunset, had just topped the Australian charts – the band’s first number one.<p>Instead, he was restless and preoccupied. In his memoir, Big Blue Sky, he admitted …

Garrett

Katrina's Best-Ever Chocolate Brownies Recipe

"These brownies taste good and I'm sure you'll love them!"<p>Ingredients<p>6 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder<p>1 cup butter<p>1 cup white sugar<p>2 eggs<p>1 cup …

Dessert

Key settings you need to change on your brand-new Galaxy Note 9

Have you peeled the plastic off your shiny new Galaxy Note 9 yet? As you start setting up your new Samsung smartphone, we’ve rounded up 10 settings …

Galaxy Note

This Pro Trick Keeps Apples from Browning (Nope Not Lemons!) — Tips from The Kitchn

One of the biggest challenges of packing my kids' school lunches is seeing — and cleaning up — the food that comes back home. Not only is it a major …

Saltwater

Microsoft's Surface Go is an iPad rival actually worth caring about

Pros<p>A smart, lightweight design paired with powerful innards<p>Cons<p>Screen could be sharper; full suite of accessories is pricey<p>Price<p>From £379<p>9 / 10<p>The …

Consumer Tech

Waymo could hit $10 billion revenue run rate around 2025, says analyst

Waymo would start out undercutting Uber and Lyft by about 25 percent and still make money because it doesn't have to pay drivers.<p>Alphabet's Waymo …

Waymo

The 17 Best Snacks to Eat If You Have Diabetes

Prevent that low blood sugar crash with these healthy food pairings.<p>Once you’ve been diagnosed with diabetes, the way you approach food completely changes. That’s because dips and peaks in your blood sugar can dictate how you feel throughout the day, and the foods you eat play a major role in …

Nutrition

High-End Wine Club Is Coming to Downtown Austin

Wine bar and bottle storage facility <b>WineLair</b> is coming to downtown Austin sometime <b>next year</b>. Located at <b>323 Congress Avenue</b>, WineLair offers members a place to store valuable bottles of wine under safe conditions, and a venue to taste them.<p>WineLair is the American branch of the German-based …

Wine

Alice In Chains to Perform on Glass Floor Atop Seattle's Space Needle

Hopefully none of the members of <b>Alice In Chains</b> get vertigo because that'll make one of the band's upcoming gigs awfully complicated.<p>On Tuesday, the …

In This Never-Ending Lehman Short, $170,000 Is Still on the Table

It’s been a decade since former New York hedge fund manager Whitney Tilson made millions by betting against Lehman Brothers before it collapsed. But …

Forget mmWave, Wi-Fi is the real 5G

Next generation 5G networks are back in the headlines following the unveiling of the Moto Z3 5G Moto Mod. While not a standalone 5G smartphone, the Moto Mod supports 5G mmWave technology, the cornerstone technology of upcoming 5G networks according to many observers, along with sub 6GHz …

The 2020 BMW M550i to Get 8 Series V8, Will Destroy the Last-Gen M5: Report

Last year’s introduction of the all-new BMW 5 Series left the outgoing M5 in the dust with the M550i xDrive model, powered by a 4.4-liter V8 with 455 …

Jeff Bezos told Amazon execs to consider 3 questions before offering someone a job, and they're still spot-on 20 years later

Amazon is always looking to fill a ton of jobs.<p>But before you can land a corporate role with the online retail behemoth, you have to tick three particular boxes in the minds of the hiring managers and executives vetting you.<p>At least, that's the process CEO Jeff Bezos recommended to his team 20 …

Jeff Bezos

VIDEO: BMW M5 vs ALPINA B5 — Autocar Test

Since the F90 BMW M5 debuted, enthusiasts have been wondering which car is actually better to own — it or the ALPINA B5? That’s because they’re both …

The Best Sleep Apps

Calm<p>One of the most common barriers to falling asleep is a restless mind, which is what this meditation app aims to address. There are several guided …

50 Affordable Wines You Can Always Trust

Sometimes wine is daunting, and the fact that vintages change every year is one of the reasons. Was 2014 better than 2015? Worse? How are you …

Amazon is having a great smart home sale, with savings on smart plugs, lightbulbs, doorbells, security cameras, and more

Incase you've been dabbling with the idea of turning your house into a full-blown smart home (we know, once you've experienced Alexa it's hard not to …