Marcel Zachariah

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Scientists Identify a "New Type of Depression"

Scientists want to develop new antidepressant drugs.<p>An estimated half of the 322 million people affected by depression don’t appear to benefit from …

Let’s destroy Bitcoin - MIT Technology Review

In 2009, Satoshi Nakamoto served the world an entirely new kind of currency. It was one that people could move over the internet instantaneously and …

Bitcoin

6 Keys To Successful Growth Leadership

Here's a surprise: a key factor in Silicon Valley's success is its ability to turn great engineers into successful leaders. This one is on his way.<p>There are over 4,000 cities in the world with more than 100,000 people. Why do a handful of these cities dominate the world's startup scene? As I wrote …

With 5 Quick Clicks, You Can See All the Data Facebook Has on You (I Was Truly Stunned by What I Found)

It takes just five short steps to download the entire archive. You probably want to do it immediately.<p><i>(Update: Facebook says it's changing how you can access and change your privacy settings. Details are here.)</i><p>Tough times for Facebook--and they're only getting worse. The FTC is investigating, the …

$700 and Rising: What's Driving the Price of Bitcoin Cash?

Bitcoin cash surged above $700 today, passing a notable milestone amidst a two-day rally during which the price of the cryptocurrency more than …

Mark Cuban-backed Esports betting platform Unikrn looks to sell $100M in cryptocurrency

Seattle-based Esports betting startup Unikrn today announced that it will look to sell $100 million in cryptocurrency “tokens” as part of an initial …

Get started in cryptocurrency with this beginner's directory

The wonderful world of cryptocurrency has grown from a budding idea to a full-fledged market bonanza. Hopefully you’re savvy to the terminology and ready to start putting your money where your technology is. This directory should provide you with the basic starting points to begin building your …

4 Things You Really Need To Know Before You Buy Bitcoin

Ready or not, cryptocurrency will soon be entering the mainstream.<p>Bitcoin has been part of the Internet's background noise for a while now. Enthusiasts have been raving about it since its launch in 2009. They've talked about the freedom of a currency that isn't controlled by a national bank. …

Steve Jobs was successful because he mastered 'deep work' — here's how you can, too

Most of us might think that paying that much for a bottle of hooch is a bit ridiculous, but there is a reason it costs so much.<p>It took Bob Dalgarno, the master whisky maker behind the M, more than two years to craft, and it contains a blend of the world's finest whiskeys—some which date back to …

Mark Twain

12 Awesome Tips From Ecommerce Experts

Top tips from some of the best ecommerce entrepreneurs in the field.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In today’s world of ecommerce, there are dozens of ways to scale. While some businesses focus on high ticket items, others focus on dominating hyper-specific product …

eCommerce

Currencycloud, maker of APIs for remittance startups, raises £20M led by GV

Another fintech startup has raised a growth round to tap into the estimated $25 trillion market for money transfers. London-based Currencycloud, which builds tools for payment companies to use by way of an API to enable remittances and money exchanges across borders, has raised £20 million ($25 …

Airbus Modular Pop.Up Flying Car Concept Unveiled

At the Geneva motor show this week Airbus has showcased its new modular flying car concept. In partnership with the service company Italdesign, …

How Kevin Durant Became Silicon Valley’s Hottest Start-up

SAN FRANCISCO — Until last summer, Kevin Durant was certainly famous, but maybe not famous enough.<p>Here was a perennial N.B.A. All-Star and former most valuable player who had been ranked No. 4 on GQ’s list of the most stylish players in N.B.A. history. He had a reported $300 million endorsement …

10 Daily Morning Habits That Will Set You Up for Success

Be willing to be a success every single morning.<p>Many people would like to be among those who get up an hour early in the morning and jump-start their day with exercise, prayer or meditation, catching up on the news, or even just a few quiet peaceful moments alone. "But," they sigh, "I'm just not a …

27 Rare and Fascinating Color Photographs of Romania in the 1930s

The 1930s was the decade of crisis for Romanian democracy. The world depression exacerbated existing economic problems and sharpened social tensions …

A Tinder-like app makes finding a new job as easy as swiping right

Nowadays, finding a date is as easy as taking out your phone, downloading an app like Tinder, and swiping right until you find a good match.<p>What if you could do the same with jobs and business leads?<p>That's the idea behind Opportunity, a social networking site that uses algorithms to match up …

Employment

Sales Debate: Have modern classics slowed the pre-impact bumper market?

“Modern classics”: in the car collecting community it seems to be the hot new phrase, as buyers look to get behind something a bit more …

Wealthy Chinese investors are going to make Britain's housing crisis even worse

The role of investment from wealthy families and funds from Middle Eastern states like Qatar and the UAE is already well known.<p>So much money is now being invested in parts of the capital that an unofficial "Qatari Quarter" has popped up in the Mayfair district of the city. However, Chinese …

Housing

Police called after FIFTY children turned away from school gates over uniform row on first day back

Police were called today after fifty children were sent home on their first day back at school for wearing the wrong uniform.<p>Students were left …

Cyber threat grows for bitcoin exchanges

NEW YORK (Reuters) - When hackers penetrated a secure authentication system at a bitcoin exchange called Bitfinex earlier this month, they stole about $70 million worth of the virtual currency.<p>A Bitcoin (virtual currency) paper wallet with QR codes and a coin are seen in an illustration picture …

Israeli firm accused of creating iPhone spyware

Surveillance,iPhone,Apple,Mobile phones,Computing,Technology,World news,Israel,Technology startups,Middle East and North Africa<p>Program that can turn iPhones into remote spying devices was allegedly used to target Middle Eastern human rights activist

Human Rights

Norway may block UK return to European Free Trade Association

Norwegian politicians to meet UK’s Brexit minister amid concerns that allowing Britain to rejoin will shift balance of organisation<p>Norway could block any UK attempt to rejoin the European Free Trade Association, the small club of nations that has access to the European single market without being …

New Zealand's ONLY Mens Lifestyle Magazine

M2 June 2018 - LATEST ISSUE!<p>May 25, 2018<p>Nick Cowper joined coffee roasters, Hummingbird as a 16-yearold the day after his parents’ purchased the …

How Florida and Colorado are trying to build smart cities from the ground up

Ambitious new cities Songdo and Masdar may not have lived up to their promise, but smaller projects in the US aim to be laboratories for sustainable city planning<p>Masdar, on the edges of Abu Dhabi, was billed as the world’s first sustainable city when it was conceived in 2006. It was intended to be …

Smart Cities

30+ Cottage Garden Ideas With Different Design Elements

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Talk to the hand, Leadsom: Theresa May's perfect first day | John Crace

Move over, Machiavelli. There’s a new priestess of politics in town and she’s got some sacking to do. Next!<p>Theresa May bounced into her Westminster office. She could have just sacked the dead wood over the phone like most prime ministers have done, but why deny herself the pleasure of doing it in …

Great Britain

The sauce that can transform a simple summer meal

By Ellie Krieger<p>, Columnist, Food<p>Romesco is a flavorful sauce of roasted red peppers, almonds, tomatoes and garlic that hails from the coast of Spain. It has a savory richness without being heavy, and it’s an ideal and healthful accompaniment for just about anything you might be grilling, including …

Recipes

Why increasing exercise and cutting carbs is a recipe for disaster

By Jae Berman<p>It’s a common tale. You want to lose weight and get fit, so you decide to work out more and cut calories, in particular all those starches — breads, rice, pasta and cereal — that we keep hearing are making us fat.<p>Except it doesn’t work. What gives?<p>Weight loss doesn’t always come down …

Nutrition