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Millions of Americans Ignore This Ultra-Valuable Tax Break. Here's How to Get It.

Health Savings Accounts offer savers a "triple tax benefit."<p>When it comes to salting away enough money for retirement, one of the biggest obstacles …

Retirement

AI Scientists Via Their 'Aging Clock' May Have Discovered How To Rewind Our Biological Clocks

“I never went through a biological clock experience. I never even heard it ticking.”~Jane Lynch<p>Well laughing it off may have worked for Comedian Jane Lynch, but for most of us, our biological clocks are not just ticking. They’re pounding.<p>Every single one of us is on the clock. And we are comprised …

Machine Learning

Mining Bitcoin in the cloud is like renting a money printer and yes, it’s bizarre

Cloud mining, or remote cryptocurrency mining, is a contentious topic. Using a remote server to mine currency for you seems perfect for people who …

Cryptocurrency

Banks Begone: UN’s World Food Programme Builds on Ethereum Blockchain Money Transfers

The post Banks Begone: UN’s World Food Programme Builds on Ethereum Blockchain Money Transfers appeared first on CCNThe United Nations’ World Food …

World Food Program

Q&A: Ken Chenault, former CEO of American Express

NEW YORK (AP) — Kenneth Chenault was chief executive officer and chairman of American Express until January 31. He had a 37-year career at the credit card company, including 17 years as CEO. In his last interview before retiring, Chenault talked to The Associated Press about the new tax law, being …

American Express

Polish Central Bank Secretly Funds Anti-Crypto Youtube Propaganda Videos

The Central Bank of Poland has secretly funded a Polish Youtuber to produce an anti-cryptocurrency propaganda video.The Central Bank of Poland has …

Social Media

Wall Street Has Solved A Big Problem For Bitcoin

Wall Street has solved a big problem for Bitcoin: market volatility, paving the way for the people’s currency to gain broad acceptance among merchants as a medium of exchange.<p>That’s a bullish development for the “people’s currency.”<p>Starbucks and Dunkin Donuts have been talking about Bitcoin lately, …

Cryptocurrency

How to make money mining bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies without knowing anything about it

You might think you need an extreme know-how of computers to do any kind of crypto mining, that it couldn't possibly be done by the average person.<p>Turns out, it's absurdly easy.<p>You just need computer parts that are powerful enough to make mining profitable, and a handy piece of software called …

Bitcoin

9 Blockchain Influencers for You to Follow -- Who All Happen to Be Female

These women provide a breath of refreshing diversity in the constantly evolving internet age and the dawn of Web 3.0.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Blockchain is <i>so hot</i> right now. <b></b>Coinschedule reported that 235 ICOs (initial coin offerings) debuted in 2017 alone. But do …

Blockchain

Job One for Quantum Computers: Boost Artificial Intelligence

In the early ’90s, Elizabeth Behrman, a physics professor at Wichita State University, began working to combine quantum physics with artificial …

GPUs and Cryptocurrency Mining | Investopedia

Rapidly evolving technology has made cryptocurrency mining a reality on home computers. Over the years, the mining process and its efficiency has …

China wants an “orderly exit” from bitcoin mining

Bitcoin mining could be on its last legs in China.<p>The country’s top internet-finance regulator, the Leading Group of Internet Financial Risks Remediation, issued a notice asking local governments to “guide” bitcoin-mining operations to make an “orderly exit” from the business, according to a leaked …

The secret lives of students who mine cryptocurrency in their dorm rooms

Mark was a sophomore at MIT in Cambridge, Massachusetts, when he began mining cryptocurrencies more or less by accident.<p>In November 2016, he stumbled on NiceHash, an online marketplace for individuals to mine cryptocurrency for willing buyers. His desktop computer, boosted with a graphics card, was …

Bitcoin

The Biggest Cyber Threat We Face Personally -- and How to Protect Against It | Inc.com

With a new year comes new challenges, and few have become as problematic as online or cyber threats.<p>Martin Giles, San Francisco bureau chief for <i>MIT Technology Review,</i> points out that there are a number of significant cyber threats for consumers this year, including data breaches, artificial …

Cybersecurity

Detroit: The 21st Century Boomtown

The Motor City has epitomized both America's past industrial dominance and the despair of economic decline. It now is the epitome of urban resurgence.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>With a mayor who resigned after being convicted of federal felonies and a bankruptcy in …

Urban Agriculture

Japan Blockchain Business Trends 2017: The Possibility for a Wide-Area Decentralized Application Platform

This IDC study analyzes information that pertains to blockchains, their values, use cases, technical challenges, market trends, and vendor trends. …

Blockchain

What the World's Central Banks Are Saying About Bitcoin

Nine years since the birth of Bitcoin, central banks around the world are increasingly recognizing the potential upsides -- and downsides -- of …

Cryptocurrency

10 Incredible Websites That Teach Business Leadership Skills for Free | Inc.com

And if you insist that you do not have the luxury of time or money to spend on a formal class, you will be happy to learn that the internet has a plethora of high-quality, self-paced educational resources that can help you equip yourself to run your business.<p>Dive into any of the courses and turn …

Online Education

How kid-friendly urban design makes cities better for all

A new report from Arup argues that child-friendly design is our urban future.<p>Promoting urban planning projects often relies on an inspiring narrative: what are we as a community trying to accomplish, and how do we want our neighborhoods to evolve? Few stories are as universal as building a better …

10 of Detroit’s most senseless building demolitions, mapped - Curbed Detroit

The current building boom in greater downtown Detroit has included a significant number of historical building renovations, including some once considered beyond saving. But because so much of Detroit's architectural heritage has already been destroyed, it’s important to remember the lessons …

Skyscrapers

World's Most Powerful Particle Collider Taps AI to Expose Hack Attacks

Thousands of scientists worldwide tap into CERN’s computer networks each day in their quest to better understand the fundamental structure of the …

Machine Learning

Introducing Forest 1.0

Today, I’m extremely excited to announce the public beta availability of Forest 1.0, the world’s first full-stack programming and execution …

Quantum Computing

Quantum Computer Programming: What You Need to Learn to Get Started?

Quantum computers, at long last, finally seem to be coming into their own with the promise of being far superior from its competition by years end. …

Quantum Computing Poses Risks to Cryptography and Bitcoin

The coming era of quantum computing will require new technologies and approaches to keep cryptography secure.

Quantum Computing

Quantum Computing Will Not Break Your Encryption, Yet

In September, Satya Nadella announced that Microsoft is working on a quantum computer (QC) architecture. Since then, Intel also has announced it is working on a QC architecture. Microsoft and Intel join Alibaba, Google, IBM, Tencent and a host of academic and national research labs (including …

Quantum Computing

IBM has just achieved an 'impossible' step in quantum computing

The company has simulated a quantum computer with 56 qubits on a classical computer<p>In the race to build a working quantum computer, IBM has just …

Quantum computing breakthrough: Imperial scientist reveals latest findings

A materials expert says quantum computers may be able to come out of the cold, thanks to his research breakthrough.

Breakthroughs

Once attack-capable quantum computers make debut by 2030, modern cybersecurity technologies will turn futile: Report

Even the best-in-class cybersecurity technologies will be vulnerable to security breaches once the attack-capable quantum computers hit markets by …

New Twists in the Road to Quantum Supremacy - MIT Technology Review

After decades of hype and headlines, quantum computers are finally poised to demonstrate their superiority over conventional machines.<p>Precisely when …

Quantum Computing

Quantum Leaps in Quantum Computing?

Quantum computers can theoretically blow away conventional ones at solving important problems. But they face major hurdles: their basic computational …

Quantum Computing