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The Right Plants Will Make Your Home Look Better—And Make You Happier and Healthier

So, why don't you have any yet?<p><i>Welcome to The Esquire Endorsement. Heavily researched. Thoroughly vetted. These picks are the best way to spend your hard-earned cash.</i><p>I have a long and, frankly, impressive history of killing every plant I've ever owned. Flowers stayed alive for fewer than 24 hours. …

Plants

The 18 Best Hoodies to Wear in 2018

<i>This guide to the best hoodies of 2018 covers both pullover and zip-up styles, showcasing French terry, fleece-back and double-faced fabrics.</i><p><b>Table of</b> …

This man did a 22,000 mile road trip of North America — these are the 25 spots he says you can't miss

15 cities across the world that should be at the top of your travel bucket-list

Every year, we ask our readers to rate the best cities in the world, and the results continue to surprise us. Not only do newcomers sometimes float to the top, but longtime favorites also continue to reappear — a testament to a destination's enduring popularity. This year's group of winners span …

Bucket Lists

The New Revolution in Blockchain Development: Fabric Token

The use of blockchain technology is increasing rapidly across industries. Thanks to the cryptocurrency technology’s ability to create an efficient, …

Blockchain

Top Brewers Recommend the 12 Best Seasonal Beers for Winter

Christmas—that most wonderful time of the year sandwiched in between Thanksgiving’s tryptophan-induced slumber and New Year’s <i>Twilight Zone</i> marathon. …

Three Blockchain Companies That Could Change Everything in Traditional Lending

More than $3.3 billion was raised with Initial Coin Offerings (ICO) this year alone. Total cryptocurrencies market capitalization recently soared …

A new technology promises to make bitcoin useful to pay for things, and not to hoard

Bitcoin is torn by opposing impulses: to be a store of value, like digital gold, or the internet equivalent of cash, used for everyday purchases like cups of coffee. It’s the tension at the center of bitcoin’s long running “civil war“—to date, the notion that bitcoin should be more like digital …

Bitcoin

The easiest way to make homemade potato latkes

Channukah is a holiday that’s all about tradition: lighting candles, listening to that Adam Sandler song about famous Jewish people, getting an …

Recipes

No CEO needed: These blockchain platforms will let ‘the crowd’ run startups

Back in May, I wrote about the concept of DAOs, decentralized autonomous organizations capable of running themselves thanks to blockchain technology — no CEO or C-Suite needed. At the time I was writing, there were a few people in the blockchain community testing out the idea but no strong efforts …

Hyundai to Launch Token Sale for IoT Blockchain Platform Hdac

Hyundai Pay, the Internet-of-Things (IoT) arm of Hyundai, will be holding a joint ICO with Hdac Technology to issue HDAC tokens. Hdac Technology, a …

Blockchain

Explore bitcoin now in virtual reality with Blockchain 3D Explorer

British developer Kevin Small has built a way for bitcoin users to visualize how the network functions using virtual reality with the Blockchain 3D …

Black Friday came early with Amazon’s lowest prices ever on Philips Wake-Up lights

The smartest Black Friday shoppers know that you don’t actually have to wait until Black Friday to score killer deals ahead of the holidays. There …

This creepy floating eyeball might be the smart home cam you want

The Moon is a levitating eyeball-shaped security cam that's the smart home device of either your dreams or your nightmares.<p>If you think smart home tech is creepy, the Moon will be a great device to prove your point. It's a floating eyeball-shaped security cam that can rotate to follow your …

Smart Homes

What is tokenisation really?

The advocates of the new “tokenised” economy claim that slicing and dicing real assets into fractions of ownership on a blockchain will enhance …

Cryptocurrency

Children are learning to code with new toys they can touch and feel

So you want your kid to grow up to be Mark Zuckerberg? Get them started early. Toymakers are creating everything from board games to wooden logic puzzles to teach children—as young as three years old—how to code.<p>Kano and Primo Toys sell play sets that mix hardware and software, creating a hands-on …

Kids

Hotel Mar Adentro

Located on the coast of San José del Cabo, the Hotel Mar Adentro is completely inspired by water. The resort is entirely surrounded by shallow …

Swimming Pools

Sony brings 200-inches of “true 4K HDR” to the living room for $5,000

Sony recently announced their latest update to their line of home theater 4K projectors. With the launch of their entry-level VPL-VW285ES, Sony now brings up to 200-inches of true 4K HDR into the living room. Featuring 10-bit color depth, and true (4,096 x 2,160) 4K HDR.<p>Before now, you would have …

RED finally explained how its magic holographic display works

Pro camera maker RED came out of nowhere a few weeks ago with a Hydrogen One smartphone of its own, which is supposed to deliver features not …

How Blockchain Can Change The Way Science Works, Explained

1.<p>First of all, why would science need any help?<p><i>It’s not just Nobel prizes and disruptive breakthroughs, you know.</i><p>Not only are scientists tasked with …

Blockchain

Square wants to become more like a bank

Square, the payments company co-founded by Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, plans to apply on Thursday for a license to be an industrial loan company, as …

A Rustic-Modern Cabin Inspired by Japanese Bungalows and Shou Sugi Ban

A mountain cabin’s design is Appalachian by way of Japan.<p>Zen-like in its simplicity, the weekend home of Michael Neiswander and Nick Corsello is an Eastern oasis tucked into the mountains of North Carolina.<p>Michael is a principal architect at ASD/Sky and Nick is a media and entertainment attorney. …

Singapore Faces a Grim Labor Future

Louis Kuijs, head of Asia economics at Oxford Economics, discusses the outlook for Singapore's labor market on "Bloomberg Markets: Asia." (Source: …

These Are The Only Minimalist Menswear Brands You Need To Know

The world of Gucci, Alexander McQueen, and Ted Baker doesn’t appeal to everyone. Sometimes, all that’s required are the basics, and the confident …

Men's Fashion

Phallus Art Brings Luck in Bhutan — and Tourists, Too

LOBESA, Bhutan — For centuries, Bhutan has celebrated the phallus.<p>They are painted on homes, or carved in wood, installed above doorways and under eaves to ward off evil, including one of its most insidious human forms, gossip. They are worn on necklaces, installed in granaries and in fields as a …

Full transcript: Blockchain expert and Circle CEO Jeremy Allaire on Too Embarrassed to Ask

What is blockchain? And why do we care?<p>On this episode of Too Embarrassed to Ask, <b>Recode’s</b> Kara Swisher and The Verge’s Lauren Goode tackle the question of what is blockchain. To help them figure it out, Jeremy Allaire, the CEO of Circle, came by the studio to answer questions from the two of them …

Blockchain

Meet Daniel Harrison, the man behind magic money machine Monkey Capital…

Dan’s the man fronting this thing, Monkey Capital, a “decentralised hedge fund”.<p>The white paper is here, along with something called a “yellow” paper …

Hedge Funds

Cryptocurrency exchanges could be subject to SEC regulation, too

Time for tech utopians to start studying up on market structure.<p>You’ve probably heard the news about DAO tokens by now: The SEC says they should be …

Cryptocurrency

When blockchain meets big data, the payoff will be huge

If there is a “sweet spot” for blockchain, it will likely be the ability to turn insights and questions into assets. Blockchains will give you greater confidence in the integrity of the data you see. Immutable entries, consensus-driven timestamping, audit trails, and certainty about the origin of …

Learn How Institutional Traders Use Range Relativity and Time Rotation

<b>Range Relativity and Time Rotation</b><p>In this article I will look at two proprietary Trading Safely indicators used by our institutional clients that in …

Trading