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Why Chinese tech stocks are getting hammered

Investors are fleeing China's big tech companies.<p>The country's major players -- Baidu (BIDU), Alibaba (BABA) and Tencent (TCEHY) -- have lost hundreds of billions of dollars in market value in the past few months.<p>And the slump is wider than just those three. While US tech stocks have generally been …

China

Crua Outdoors Hybrid Hammock Tent

Whether you’re headed into the wilderness for a quick weekend getaway or something a bit longer, it can be difficult to predict your sleeping …

Camping

Top 9 Healthiest Foods In The World

Top 9 of the healthiest foods in the world, try to include these foods in your diet to improve your health and stay in shape.<p><b>1.Sprouts</b><p>Sprouts may …

Nutrition

JavaScript for impatient programmers

A book by Dr. Axel Rauschmayer<p>About the book<p>Goal of this book: make JavaScript less challenging to learn for newcomers, by offering a modern view …

Web Applications

Resources I Used to Teach Myself Blockchain Development

I started investing in cryptocurrencies last year, and just kept going down the blockchain rabbit hole from there. Where I live especially, much of …

Blockchain

15 Ways to Gain Lean Mass

1 of 16<p>Make Gains and Stay Lean Too<p>You want to be big but you want to stay ripped -- join the club!<p>There are tons of lean mass schemes out there for …

Nutrition

Want to learn how to code? Start with these popular books, free

Programming has been a job and avocation for decades, but its popularity appears to have surged in the last few years; a recent survey of users on …

Programming

See what Earth looked like from space when it was ruled by dinosaurs

Ever wonder what the Earth looked like before humans came along and added pollution and man-made destruction to the mix?<p>The 3D interactive website called Ancient Earth Globe lets you glimpse the world from space during the age of the dinosaurs -- and more. Seeing the Earth at various points in …

Asteroids

Houston area shop does it all: from total builds to custom work, maintenance

Image 1of/8<p>Caption<p>Close<p>Just five years ago, mechanic and classic car builder, Gabe Rodriguez, of Houston, decided it was time to open his own shop. …

Phil Heath’s 50 Incredible Arm Training Tips

Do you want an arm-training secret from Mr. O? How about two? Forget that. Go big or go home. We're going to give you 50.<p>These 50 (yes, 50!) …

Workouts

Curls Curls Curls!

<b>This should come as no surprise, but if you want to develop awe-inspiring biceps, you have to curl.</b> Unlike every other bodypart, with the exception …

Muscle

Some Steps On How To Sound Deaden Their Car

Our cars hold a very special place in all of our hearts. No matter how much it costs, how freakishly huge it is or how it gets stuck over speed bumps …

Land Rover Range Rover

Kymco’s new electric scooters could be the sign of a coming boom

Like with cars, established companies are following in the footsteps of startups<p>One of the most exciting product announcements to happen at the Consumer Electronics show over the past few years was the Gogoro electric scooter. It’s not just that it was slick-looking, or fast, or that the company …

Is the Global Economy Just a Giant Debt Scam? Here's What the Financial Elite Doesn’t Want You to Know

Leftist academic Yanis Varoufakis saw power up close. He says capitalism is dead, democracy is crumbling and we’re ruled by debtWhy is the world the …

I've spent thousands of hours studying successful people — and they all approach life with the same mindset

<i>The following is an adaptation from Alex Banayan's "The Third Door: The Wild Quest to Uncover How the World's Most Successful People Launched Their Career":</i><p>For the past seven years, I've been studying success obsessively.<p>I've spent thousands of hours researching, poring over hundreds of …

Dandelion’s new system is designed to popularize geothermal heat

Installing a geothermal system–which brings heat from the ground into your home–used to be expensive and time-consuming. This company, which came from Alphabet’s moonshot factory, wants to make it the way we all warm our homes.<p>If you live in a typical old house in upstate New York–say, a …

The secrets that make Cristiano Ronaldo a physical phenomenon: Liquid nitrogen treatment, 3am ice baths and hitting volleys while doing chin-ups all help Real Madrid star look like Superman aged 33

Despite his 33 years Cristiano Ronaldo is still ending the marathon season with a sprint finish, heading into his sixth Champions League final in …

The MATADOR Intermittent Diet

A Science-Approved Plan for Sustainable Fat Loss<p>Here's what you need to know...<p>The majority of diets don't work for long. Hunger pangs plague you, …

Which Muscles Do Deadlifts Target?

There's a reason why deadlifts are one of just three powerlifts, along with squats and bench presses — there are very few exercises that require your …

Bad News: These "Healthy" Foods May Not Be Good For Your Heart

Eating healthy is never one size fits all. Our bodies are so different, all with various needs and quirks to attend to. So while a seemingly healthy …

This AI expert found it “both exciting and scary” that Xi Jinping reads his book

Xi Jinping’s bookshelf includes not only classics on communism but also works on artificial intelligence, as TV viewers spotted during his new year’s speech this year. One of the books that helps the Chinese president understand AI is <i>The Master Algorithm</i>, a 2015 bestseller by Pedro Domingos.<p>In a …

Machine Learning

Artist Transforms Discarded Aluminum Cans Into Incredible Hand-Sculpted Art

Detroit-born artist Noah Deledda turns trash into treasure by transforming old aluminum cans into sculptures. Made entirely by hand, the artist uses his thumb to create dents and creases in the disposable object’s surface, resulting in incredible three-dimensional sculptures adorned in flawless, …

Art

Looking To Heal Your Gut & Avoid Inflammation? Avoid These 11 Foods

<i>Dr. Steven Gundry made waves in 2017 when he released</i> The Plant Paradox<i>, a book that made the assertion that some of the health world’s favorite</i> …

Stdlib roadmap: JavaScript will finally get a standard library

Known for its lack of a large standard library, JavaScript is set to gain a much more functional and larger standard library, under a third-party …

Two Years of Functional Programming in JavaScript: Lessons Learned

The article is not about learning FP principles or JavaScript FP libraries. There are numerous of good articles on this topic out there. The article …

Programming

This Full-Body Workout From the "Kettlebell King" Will Leave You Feeling Sore and Badass

Eric Leija is known as primal.swoledier on Instagram, but around here he's known as the Kettlebell King. He's known for consistently posting kettlebell workouts that target pretty much every muscle in the body, including ones you didn't even know existed. And his emphasis on functional movement and …

Workouts

Tip: Next Level Push-Ups

This advanced style of push-up is not only a great upper-body builder, it's a good alternative to use when your shoulders are acting up.<p>When your …

Workouts

Luxury camper van can go off grid for days

And it’s for sale!<p>The outdoors world is chock-full of DIY conversion vans, (it’s a big reason why we started a brand-new van-focused community group) and many of them are marvels of ingenuity and sweat equity. But sometimes you need to turn to the professionals for a van with all the luxuries of …

The complete guide to JavaScript functions

First of all, I encourage you to follow along in this article. It will help you learn better, and also help you to remember what you have done. Let's …