Joshua Brennan

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The App That Aims To Put Your Lifespan In Your Hands

The disruptive technology behind Fitbit and other wearable devices has helped make people much more aware of their health and fitness and offered a tantalising glimpse into the future of healthcare.<p>Vancouver-based tech startup Eterly is taking this a stage further with an app that works with …

One Insanely Popular Reason So Many of Us Are Unhappy

<i>It’s not too late. You aren’t behind. You’re exactly where you need to be. Every step is necessary. Don’t judge or berate yourself for how long your</i> …

This Android app just changed the desktop game: scrcpy

This week developer rom1v released an application for Mac, Windows, and Linux which makes Android appear on a desktop. The user has only to connect …

Everything You Could Possibly Want to Know About Cryptocurrency Is Now All in One Place

Over the past few months, I’ve written a lot of articles trying to demystify the world of cryptocurrency (from the coins themselves to blockchain to …

What’s your wifi? Nevermind, I got it.

<b>Prologue:</b> Capturing wifi is like bass fishing for some of us. Some of us just wardrive for fun. (and sometimes profit) About 3 years ago I build my …

The Passive DGI Portfolio: An Effortless Way To Compound Wealth And Retire Comfortably - Part 2

Last week, in the part-1 of this article, we presented some core principles around DGI (Dividend Growth Investing). We also presented some extensive …

15 books Malcolm Gladwell thinks everyone should read

A 2015 New York Times article poked fun at how often he blurbs books and recommends them on social media.<p>The bestselling author has published multiple books and articles exploring human behavior from all angles; he also recently launched a hit podcast.<p>We dug through years of his tweets, book …

Barnes & Noble

11 books on the future of humanity that everyone should read

But many writers have imagined the future in their work, inviting us to travel through time.<p>We asked Lynn Lobash, manager of the New York Public Library's Reader Services department, to recommend the books about the future that everyone should read.<p>Here are 11, and you can see more recommendations …

Books

Tezos' $232 Million ICO May Just Be The Beginning

So far, 2017 is shaping up to be a historic year for the crypto space with nary a dull moment. If you’ve been moving around in cryptocurrency circles, you probably already know that there’s value to be found in rebelling against conventional wisdom. Bitcoin was built on a foundation that rebelled …

Cryptocurrency

The founders of Robinhood, a no-fee stock-trading app, were initially rejected by 75 venture capitalists — now their startup is worth $1.3 billion

It's hard getting funding for a startup, but it's even harder when the product doesn't exist yet, still requires regulatory approval, and is being launched during a recession.<p>But after 75 investor pitches, the founders of a commission-free stock-trading app, Robinhood, found a few willing venture …

Startups

The Motherboard Bitcoin and Ethereum Primer

Your entry portal to the world of cryptocurrency.<p>In the eight years since the anonymous Satoshi Nakamoto released bitcoin into the world, a number of other cryptocurrencies have come and gone. Today, Bitcoin and Ethereum are the two largest cryptocurrencies in the world by a large margin. Many …

Bitcoin

iDice ICO: Mobile Ethereum Gambling

iDice is the world’s first mobile blockchain gambling app. The iDice ICO will wopen on the 16th of June, 2017 at UTC 0:00. It will last 14 days and …

The Cryptocurrency Ecosystem

When I was in the middle of writing "Looking Into Ethereum," I had a discussion with a friend who has been interested in cryptocurrency for a long …

The Internal Conflict Threatening to Break Bitcoin in Half

Back in early 2014, thanks to a confluence of digital malfeasance and wide-eyed optimism, bitcoin enjoyed a nice run in the headlines. Things have …

10 Literary Classics Every Business Leader Should Read

If you only stick to business books and biographies, you're not learning as much as you could.<p>Biographies of inspirational figures, leadership how-to titles, and management case studies will all give you great insights on how to be a better entrepreneur and leader, but if that's all you read, …

Want Your Best Employees to Never Leave You? Ask Them 5 Simple Questions

Most important, leaders should be asking these questions before their best people mentally and emotionally check out.<p>Want to do something that will launch you into the new era of HR? Get rid of your exit interviews and replace them with "stay interviews."<p>If you're new to this concept, unlike the …

This could be the bull market’s last hurrah

We’ve heard it over and over again, for years: This bull market is getting long in the tooth.<p>It just celebrated its eighth birthday. The S&P 500 SPX, …

Stock Markets

Best Raspberry Pi Projects

Our pick of the most fun and useful things you can do with your Raspberry Pi<p>Make a Raspberry Pi CCTV security system<p>There's no need to spend a …

Raspberry Pi

Set Up a Raspberry Pi as a Live Streaming Camera That Broadcasts to YouTube

If you’ve ever wanted to live stream to YouTube but didn’t want to spend much money to do so, MakeUseOf has a guide for setting up a Raspberry Pi as …

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12 books that offer a solid return on investment

by Barry Ritholtz<p>About once a week, I get an email like this: "I am interested in learning more about investing. What books would you recommend I …

DIY In Car Entertainment Center Built Using Raspberry Pi (video)

Benjamin a trainee air traffic controller based in France, has created an awesome in car entertainment system for his Peugeot 207, which is powered …

5 Hidden Chrome for Android Tweaks That You Need to Try | Drippler - Apps, Games, News, Updates & Accessories

Most speed tests and comparisons make it clear that Chrome is the fastest browser on Android, but that doesn’t mean it couldn’t be better. While …

How To Break Open The Web

The Internet’s designers and a new generation of hackers are unraveling the knots keeping the web from living up to its original promise.<p>One of us is writing this piece from an airplane over the Atlantic Ocean. The other is working from his home in California. Not long ago this would have sounded …

10 Lessons To New Graduates From 10 Successful Entrepreneurs

Learn these crucial lessons from the ones that came before you.<p>As the adage goes, 20 years ago, or even 10 years ago, calling yourself an "entrepreneur" was like wearing a neon sign that said, "I don't know what I'm going to do with my life."<p>Today, "entrepreneur" seems to be the job title every …

Create a Raspberry Pi Photo Booth for Your Next Party

Use the new Pi 3 to make a touchscreen photo booth that instantly uploads to Google Photos!<p>Everybody loves clowning in a digital photo booth at parties and weddings, then sharing the photos online. But who wants to risk a laptop getting doused with margaritas or champagne?<p>These days, cheap …

Pasta Hot! Hot! Hot! Recipe

"Pasta with olive oil sauteed with garlic cloves and crushed red pepper topped with Parmesan."<p>Ingredients<p>1 (16 ounce) package spaghetti<p>1/4 cup olive …

Your brain does not process information and it is not a computer – Robert Epstein

No matter how hard they try, brain scientists and cognitive psychologists will never find a copy of Beethoven’s 5th Symphony in the brain – or copies …

Singularity

These 4 Major Paradigm Shifts Will Transform The Future Of Technology

For the past fifty years or so, technology has followed a fairly predictable path. We squeeze more transistors onto silicon wafers, which makes chips more powerful and devices smaller. Manual processes become automated, productivity increases and life gets better. Rinse and repeat.<p>Today, we’re at …

Innovation