Matthew Brugioni

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20 Australian entrepreneurs to follow on Instagram

Millions of Australians include checking their Instagram feed as one of their daily habits but the photo sharing app is not just a land of selfies …

10 things in tech you need to know today

<b>1. Google DeepMind, the artificial intelligence company owned by Google, will put its technology to work in an eye hospital to try to spot the early signs of eye disease.</b> It's working with Moorfields Eye Hospital in London.<p><b>2. A company that makes parts for iPhones posted its biggest ever loss.</b> …

Tim Cook

Ten things you must know about investing before you turn 30

3. Risk-return<p>Investing is a trade-off between risk and return, so to get high returns you take more risk (of the value going up and down) in assets …

Elon Musk Tells You His Plan for Mars

<i>To "be out there among the stars ... That's the future that's exciting.</i> <i>You need things like that to be glad to wake up in the morning. Lifecan't just be about solving problems, they have to be inspiring andmake you glad to be alive."</i>-- Elon Musk<p>Elon Musk teaches presidents about rocket science -- …

CIA director: US hasn't been able to curb IS global reach

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. battle against the Islamic State has not yet curbed the group's global reach and as pressure mounts on the extremists in …

How your father is controlling your salary

Sadly, the answer to the question "Who's your daddy?" has never been more important.<p>Australians have our own version of the American dream. We like …

Japanese markets are unraveling as risk aversion takes hold

Stocks have been crushed. Japanese government bond yields have fallen to fresh all-time lows while the Japanese yen has screeched higher, jumping to the highest level seen in years against a number of major currencies, including the US dollar.<p>There were twin factors that led to the remarkable price …

Markets

7 Simple and Powerful Ways to Motivate Yourself, According to Science

What are the tricks of the trade for motivating yourself? Fortunately, science has the answer to that question.<p>In the world of business, we often talk about the importance of motivating others--our employees, our team, our vendors, our customers. Everyone, that is, except for ourselves. This, of …

China's debt is 250% of GDP and 'could be fatal', says government expert

Defaults in the hugely indebted corporate sector could derail state-owned banks, triggering a systemic crisis, economist says<p>China’s total debt was more than double its gross domestic product in 2015, a government economist has said, warning that debt linkages between the state and industry could …

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. Ad tech company Criteo says rival SteelHouse ran a "counterfeit click fraud scheme."</b> Criteo filed a lawsuit claiming SteelHouse's scheme led to substantial injury and damage" to its business and reputation. SteelHouse has yet to respond to requests for comment.<p><b>2. GroupM chief digital officer Rob</b> …

Advertising

How to manage career anxiety with mindfulness

<i>By Gillian Coutts</i><p>For a long time I thought that confidence was something that would show up when I had it all together – when evidence of my …

Oil Prices Ease From 2016 Highs on Stronger Dollar

Business News<p>Oil prices fell on Friday, as a stronger dollar pulled crude off 2016 highs hit this week, although strong refinery demand and global supply disruptions lent support.<p>Brent oil futures were trading at $51.15 per barrel at 5.10 a.m. ET, down 80 cents while U.S. West Texas Intermediate …

Oil

5 Blue Chip Stocks to Buy for Dividend Income

Image source: Getty Images.<p>One of the best ways to boost your dividend income is to invest in blue chip stocks. Blue chip stocks are large, well-established market leaders, and financially sound. They also tend to be stocks with dividends that lesser companies simply can't match. To start your …

Governments around the world are taxing soda — and it's forcing Coke and Pepsi to make major changes

Governments around the world have been trying to convince citizens to drink less soda by making it more difficult — or at least, more expensive — for consumers to get their sugary caffeine fix.<p>As a result, soda giants like PepsiCo and Coke are making major changes to soda products and diversifying …

Beverages

British Airways, Cathay Pacific and oneworld Have Found a New Way to Screw Customers

The oneworld alliance no longer requires to through-check luggage onto partner airlines when passengers are traveling on more than one …

British Airways

Polymer repairs nerve damage in animals with spinal injuries

February 2000<p>WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – A brief application of a polymer commonly used in medicine and cosmetics has been shown to immediately repair …

Behind the scenes of this week’s Top Gear

The weekend is nearly upon us, which means it’s almost time for another Top Gear to stave off that Sunday evening feeling of Oh Lord, I’ve got to go …