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Mt. Gox and the mother of all short squeezes

2016-05-20T09:24:47.000Z<p>By: Izabella Kaminska<p>When Mt. Gox, the Japan-based bitcoin exchange run by Mark Karpeles, stopped honouring redemptions on …

Seven habits of highly frugal people

Frugal people who pay off their debt and achieve financial independence don't succeed by accident. They establish habits that allow them to …

Personal Finance

The Two-Pound Gadget Travelers Should Always Pack

We talk a lot about traveling light. And sure, it matters: It’s the difference between a bag you pay to bring on a plane and one you don’t; throwing …

How Google Finally Got Design

Google’s transformation into a company that creates beautiful software is the story of how tech itself has evolved in the mobile era.<p>It would have been crazy to say just a few years ago. But today, Google produces better-designed software than any other tech behemoth. If you don’t believe that, …

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Top 10 Best Foods You Can Eat

According to an analysis by David Grotto, a registered dietician and author of the forthcoming book <i>The Best Things You Can Eat</i>, these 10 foods are the lowest calories and most nutritious in terms of amount and richness of vitamins, minerals, healthy fats, fiber and protein.

The time Muhammad Ali tried golf

Muhammad Ali's passing at age 74 on June 3 follows decades of contending with the effects of Parkinson's disease, but more than 40 years ago there were no such worries: The heavyweight champion was in prime fighting shape at age 32 when Golf Digest reported on his first hacks as a golfer.<p>For …

TaylorMade's new driver is a 3-wood

<b>By Mike Stachura</b>__<p>__For many players, the lowest lofted fairway wood in the bag, usually one with 15 degrees of loft or less, has become at best a club of compromise, and at worst, somewhat useless.<p>But the technology that would make these clubs an ideal choice as a secondary option for tee shots …

Surprising Science Experiment Backs 5-Second Rule For Dropped Food

If you’ve ever consumed food after dropping it on floor and then wondered what sorts of diseases you might be contracting, here’s a new study that may put your mind at ease (or not). New research out of Aston University in the U.K. finds that there may be some truth to the old wives’ tale, often …

Berkshire May Avoid $400 Million Tax Bill In Graham Holdings Swap

NEW YORK (TheStreet) - <b>Berkshire Hathaway</b> (BRK.A) may have avoided about $400 million in taxes by exiting its long-time stake in <b>Graham Holdings</b> (GHC) …

If You Aren't Taking Notes, You Aren't Learning

Recently, Mark Zuckerberg addressed a large auditorium of young entrepreneurs in Silicon Valley. He shared lessons from his journey and his …

Five Reasons Cops Want to Legalize Marijuana

Most people don’t think “cops” when they think about who supports marijuana legalization. Police are, after all, the ones cuffing stoners, and law …

3 Reasons Why Men's Wearhouse Firing Its Founder Is Completely Bizarre

The abrupt termination begs for answers about what could have happened.<p>Here are three reasons why it's a bizarre story:<p><b>1. The terse press release.</b> "The Board expects to discuss with Mr. Zimmer the extent, if any, and terms of his ongoing relationship with the Company," Men's Wearhouse said in the …

Sigma 18-35mm f/1.8 APS-C zoom lens priced at a surprisingly reasonable $800

When we came across the Sigma 18-35mm f/1.8 DC HSM a couple of months ago, the first thing that popped into our heads was: how much? After all, it's the first-ever zoom lens with a constant sub f/2.0 aperture, and even those with a higher f/2.8 go for thousands of dollars. Well, luckily for camera …