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How Your Sleep Position Could Affect Your Brain

<i>By Neha Kashyap, dailyRx News Reporter</i><p>Are you a back or a stomach sleeper? The way you sleep may be linked to the likelihood of neurological decline.<p>Researchers from Stony Brook University found that side sleeping, compared to back or stomach sleeping, may more effectively remove brain waste and …

Alzheimer's Disease

Modern classic: New 1950s Chevys built to order

DETROIT — So you like the looks of the classic cars flowing up and down Woodward Avenue, but you're hooked on the modern reliability and convenience?<p>Let me introduce you to Chris Sondles. He'll build you a brand-new 1955, 1956 or 1957 Chevy, or sell you the parts to make your own.<p>"We're building a …

Report: Kaspersky developed malware to trip up competition

<i>Reuters</i> reports that a pair of former employees have accused Moscow-based Kaspersky Labs of building malware to trick its competition into flagging and quarantining important, non-viral, files on customers' computers. Basically the malware would inject malicious bits of code into important PC files …

The mistake we all make... and the simple experiment that reveals it

Bill Gates is the richest person in the world. At the age of 19, he dropped out of Harvard to start Microsoft, and in a few short years he made it the most profitable corporation in the world. It’s tempting to think that he must be one of the smartest people who ever lived.<p>Gates is undoubtedly …

Psychology

This is how much the U.S. government reimbursed Buzz Aldrin for his ‘business trip’ to the moon

We can all finally stop #TBT-ing. Buzz Aldrin has won.<p>Last Thursday, the former astronaut tweeted a picture of his travel voucher from the Apollo 11 …

Mexico's wage crisis is so bad 'that it violates what’s stipulated in the Constitution'

At the end of 2014, Mexico's 16 billionaires were worth an average of nearly $9 billion.<p>That same year, the bottom 20% of Mexicans — nearly 25 million people — were worth an average of $80.<p>Economic hardship is widespread in Mexico, which is home to more than 120 million people, more than half of …

Home builders are about to make a ton of money

U.S. home ownership is <i>plummeting</i>. No one's buying houses anymore. If this trend continues we'll be a nation of renters in a few years. Goodbye American Dream. It's just awful.<p>Actually, that's just a bunch of B.S.<p>Today, I'm going to show you how you can actually make money off what many consider to …

Home Ownership

Math Works Great—Until You Try to Map It Onto the World

In 1900, the great mathematician David Hilbert presented a list of 23 unsolved problems worth investigating in the new century. The list became a …

The Secret Startup That Saved the Worst Website in America

How a team of young people, living in a repurposed McMansion in Maryland, helped rebuild Healthcare.gov<p>Loren Yu was on a weekend trip in Los Angeles when he received an urgent email from a friend. The friend, Kalvin Wang, had a proposition.<p>"If your response isn’t ‘no way,’ then we should talk ASAP, …

Health Care

9 Things Warren Buffett Says You Should Do to Be Happy and Successful

The legendary investor wants you to be as successful as he is, and he's willing to tell you how.<p>Warren Buffett knows a thing or three about becoming wealthy and successful, and the Oracle of Omaha is not averse to handing out mostly excellent advice to others who'd like to follow in his …

Self-improvement

What life is like in the Norwegian city where the sun doesn't rise or set 4 months out of year

Then the days get progressively longer until the Midnight Sun period, from May to July, when it never sets. After the midnight sun, the days get shorter and shorter again until the Polar Night, and the yearly cycle repeats.<p>So, perhaps understandably, many people had a hard time relating when I told …

New Jersey

Fourth Of July Put-Selling Plays For Buying Great American Dividend Stocks At Big Discounts

As you enjoy the Independence Day weekend, here’s something you can email to yourself and look over again when markets reopen for trading on Monday. On the theme of declaring your own independence of the financial sort, what you’ll find below are four reliable dividend-paying stocks that look cheap …

Anyone can learn coding for free by completing projects for nonprofits

Add / Remove We have already seen the platform #charity enable IT professionals to donate their time and skills to nonprofits in need of their …

The cybersecurity industry’s billion dollar scam

The cybersecurity industry can be romanticized as a crime-fighting cabal of protectors facing off against hackers to keep the Internet safe. In this version of the story, there are good guys and bad guys, and the good guys do everything they can to keep their adversaries at bay.<p>Unfortunately, this …

Cybersecurity

GOLDMAN: Here are the 13 cheapest stocks in the market

Goldman Sachs's David Kostin, however, sees better gains ahead.<p>"We expect S&P 500 will return 6% during the next 12 months (4% price, 2% dividends)," Kostin said.<p>In a new report, Kostin identified the 40 stocks in the market offering the most upside relative to Goldman Sachs analysts' price targets.<p>…

Investing

Ditch Work/Life Balance and Find Real Happiness: Part I

<b>Part I: Your Blissful Stew</b><p>Work/life balance is a nice idea.<p>It's that ever-elusive dream that we can achieve that perfect mix of professional, personal and parenting activities, all executed with drive and grace.<p>The problem? It's impossible to achieve. The work/life reality has changed.<p>While …

IRS employees can use 'password' as a password? No wonder we get hacked | Trevor Timm

Why should anyone trust what the US government says on cybersecurity when they can’t secure the systems they have full control over?<p>The public is finally starting to learn what security experts have been warning for years: the US government has no idea what it’s doing when it comes to …

Washington D.C.

These headphones won't just help you sleep better, they may help improve your memory

“I didn’t sleep for three days before the Kickstarter campaign launched,” Tim Antos, co-founder of sleep-tracking headphones startup Kokoon told me. …

NSA Spied On Non-American Anti-Virus Companies

British and American intelligence agencies have spied on anti-virus companies and probed their software for weaknesses, as the snoops sought to enhance their offensive surveillance techniques, according to fresh Edward Snowden documents released by The Intercept. This was predictable given previous …

Answer to a 150-Year-Old Math Conundrum Brings More Mystery

In 1850, the Reverend Thomas Kirkman, rector of the parish of Croft-with-Southworth in Lancashire, England, posed an innocent-looking puzzle in the</i> …

Natural remedies for arthritis

From acupuncture to diet and exercise, natural treatments help arthritis sufferers find much needed relief.<p>Arthritis is the most common cause of …

Pain

Opinion: Why you want to buy the most hated stocks on Wall Street

It’s that time of year again.<p>The half-way mark. The moment when Wall Street’s Great and Wise suck their pencils, stroke their chins, and hold forth …

Investing

A 24-year-old entrepreneur spent 4 days with Richard Branson — here’s what she learned from him

The best part: Billionaire Virgin founder Richard Branson joined them.<p>Earlier this year, Cramer and her business partner Davide Russo, with whom she cofounded Glow Away, a glow-in-the-dark duvet cover for children, received a $20,000 loan from Virgin Startup, a not-for-profit company founded by …

Entrepreneurship

World's Most Dangerous Hackers Say They’re Still A Step Ahead Of Security

A new documentary features interviews with several of the world's most-wanted hackers, many of whom come from a small, central Romanian town.<p>SAN FRANCISCO – The camera pans to the silhouette of a man smoking out of an apartment window, staring out onto rows of cinderblock buildings. Just out of …

This popular password security company just said it was hacked

LastPass, the Fairfax, Va-based company behind one of the most popular password management tools, announced Monday that it had suffered a security …

How To Avoid A Seductive Trap: The 401(k) Loan

<i>It’s a big, enticing pot of money sitting there, available for tapping to meet current needs. And hey, you’re not draining your 401(k); you’re only taking a loan against it and not robbing your retirement security. AdviceIQ Network member Roger Wohlner, a fee-only financial adviser based in</i> …

HugeDomains.com - Sutbeat.com is for sale (Sutbeat)

Hurry - once it's sold this opportunity will be gone!<p>Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of it's …

Feds can charge you with obstruction of justice for clearing your browser history

In the early 2000s, former US Congressmen Paul Sarbanes (D-MD) and Michael Oxley (R-OH) crafted a bill that would put pressure on corporations to comply with federal prosecutors during investigations. It was largely a response to 2001's Enron scandal, when the energy company was able to hide …