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An iPhone is the most prominent sign of wealth in the United States

A University of Chicago whitepaper finds that owning an iPhone is the most common sign of exhibiting wealth for people in the United States.<p>In the …

University of Chicago

Surveillance That Can See Through Walls: MIT Develops ‘RF-Pose,’ Which Can Identify And Track People

RF-Pose can detect a person's identity and actions, effectively giving people the power to "see through" walls.<p>Researchers at MIT have developed a …

Artificial Intelligence

Crude Oil Price Forecast: Market Seeks Direction | Investopedia

WTI oil prices took a breather last week to close at $73.80 per barrel after seeing blistering gains the week before as traders' concerns about the …

Oil

14 Incredible Artificial Intelligence Pioneers Everyone Should Know About

Every year, the World Economic Forum reports on technology pioneers from around the world. As you might expect, this year, many companies use artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning at the core of their business to deliver innovative products and service offerings. Anyone interested in AI …

Artificial Intelligence

What should my heart rate be and what affects it?

Humans have been aware of their heart rate for thousands of years. But knowing the meaning behind the beats isn’t so simple.<p>Myriad factors affect our …

Heart Rates

The Motley Fool

3 in 4 Americans Are Ignoring Cable TV's Ticking Time Bomb<p>By: Rex Moore<p>If you’ve ever had to spend any time on the phone with your cable company…you …

Investing

Apple's Massive, Cheap iPhone Confirmed

Ghostek is back again. The popular case maker worked with me on a Galaxy S9 design exclusive last year and we teamed up to deliver new iPhone schematics last month. Now it has supplied me with renders which show-off the best and worst features of Apple’s exciting ‘budget iPhone X’…<p>Once again …

Mobile Technology

After Years of Easing, Meet Quantitative Tightening: QuickTake

For a decade, investors around the world have ridden a rising tide of more than $12 trillion -- the extra cash pumped into the global system by key …

Economics

6 ways nice people can master conflict

When you’re a nice person, conflict can be a real challenge. Not that mean people are any better at conflict; they just enjoy it more.<p>Research from …

Columbia University

Science Says The Opposite of Greed Is What Truly Leads to Happiness (Like Doing Any of These 6 Things)

The motto 'greed is good' is the antithesis of what research is suggesting will make you happier.<p>We've all heard this cliché growing up -- how "it's better to give than to receive." Whether you're gainfully employed, looking for work, retired, or living off an inheritance from your rich uncle, …

Happiness

Want to Live Longer? Science Says Drink More Coffee (Even This Insane Amount)

Yet another study says that even more coffee will help you live longer and fight off cancer.<p>I hope you're reading this while drinking a cup of coffee. Maybe even your second or third cup.<p>That's because a massive new British study, examining the coffee habits and longevity of nearly 500,000 adults, …

Coffee

Why Reading Books Makes You a Better Person, According to Science

Researchers have found that people who read regularly are better off.<p>Books are good for people on so many levels. They can help you fall asleep, lower your stress through laughter or tears, provide an escape from reality, and offer exposure to perspectives different from your own. Here are three …

The Brain

You Don't Need a Gym to Lose Fat and Build Muscle — Try These 11 Equipment-Free Moves

The gym isn't the only place where you can lose body fat and build muscle. Weightlifting will allow to you achieve both goals simultaneously, but it isn't your only option if you want to get stronger. Using your body as a weight can and will help you turn excess body fat into lean muscle. …

Workouts

In-depth Analysis: Data Mining vs Artificial Intelligence vs Machine Learning vs Statistics

Data Mining is a level of insight Discovery from Data. A few people see Data Mining as a level of Machine Learning, others approach Machine Learning …

Machine Learning

Hyperrealism on Canvas by Russian Artist Evgeny Lushpin

Evgeny Lushpin is a Russian artist, who was born in 1966 in Moscow, Russia and received training and education on the subject of art. His speciality …

Christmas Eve

Podcast: How to Be Productive Every Day | The Art of Manliness

We’ve all had those days where everything seems to go just right. We set goals for ourselves and we accomplish them. Instead of frittering away our …

Self-improvement

When the Legion of Superheroes Got Freakin’ Weird

There hasn’t been a <i>Legion of Super-Heroes</i> comic in a very long time. At one point, the massively popular 31st Century super-team seemed like it’d be …

Comics

Observer sudoku

• Click here to access the print version<p>Fill the grid using the numbers 1 to 9. Each number must appear just once in every row, column and 3x3 box.<p>Buy next week’s Observer Digital Edition to see the completed puzzle.

Sudoku

The Earth's Magnetic Field Reverses More Often – Now We Know Why

Why Earth's magnetic poles flip.<p>Underneath our feet, deep down in the Earth, liquid iron is producing the magnetic field that we all take for granted.<p>…

Earth Science

Stocks Move Lower Amid Rising Geopolitical Risks | Investopedia

Geopolitical risks continue to drive the global stock market. In particular, uncertainty about trade policy and future tariffs has contributed to …

Stock Markets

Dr Michael Mosley: Anti-age your body!

Anti-age your body! In his latest most revolutionary Life Play yet, Dr Michael Mosley reveals the simple lifestyle tweaks that will help you rolls …

Holistic Medicine

5 Bedtime Beverages That Can Help You Lose Weight

Sip on these drinks before bed to burn fat while you sleep<p>Poor sleep is tied to weight gain, skewed hormones, next-day hunger, and blood sugar and insulin issues, says Bridget Murphy, R.D.N., C.D.N., at NYU Langone Medical Center.<p>To score some quality sleep, you’ve got to be careful about what you …

Nutrition

Here's What Happens to Your Body And Brain if You Stop Drinking Water

Don't try this at home.<p>What would actually happen to your body if you stopped drinking water, including all beverages that contain water, like …

Wellness

Identifying Value Stocks Is Methodology And Art

I had noticed a certain reverence in the demeanor of the mostly male guests on the <i>Wall Street Week</i> of the 1970s whenever Warren Buffett was mentioned, host Louis Rukeyser included. When the discussion moved to Buffett and the talk moved to “value stocks” you could detect a change of vibe almost as …

Investing

Richards: Using Artificial Intelligence to Sell the Welfare State

There’s an undoubted sense of crisis in the air, as Drudge today notes shocking numbers of Americans expecting civil war (44 percent) or “violence …

Artificial Intelligence

The Earth's magnetic field reverses more often – now we know why

New research proposes a link between plate tectonics and reversals of the Earth’s magnetic field<p><i>We’re still learning about how Earth works © Getty</i> …

Earth Science

Meet the "Bad Boy" of Autism Research

It was a sunny California afternoon in January 2015 when Dennis Wall received an unexpected gift: ‘smart glasses’ made by Google that had failed to …

Autism

Turning tumor cells into drug factories | BioPharma Dealmakers

PsiOxus Therapeutics aims to be the world’s leading cancer gene therapy company to deliver medicines of value to patients with cancer. The company …

Immunotherapy

Here's what the biggest jet in the US military can carry

Military

A Fountain Pen Designed Around the Laws of Attraction

Known to provide one of the most simple yet sublime experiences, the multiple award-winning Kosmos pen comes back in its latest avatar, with a brand …

Industrial Design