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Tony Robbins shares the first — and worst — investments he ever made

But the 2008 financial crisis prompted Robbins, whose net worth is estimated at nearly half a billion dollars, to turn his focus to helping other people build theirs.<p>"I realized I had unique access to some of the smartest financial people in the world," says Robbins. "And I thought, what if I could …

The $2 Billion Market for Passports

As migration and inequality continue to get significant attention from the U.S. presidential candidates, it is worth noting a rising phenomenon at …

Dropshare 4 is a Great Alternative to File Sharing Services

I have tried a bunch of file sharing services over the years and many of them are good, including Droplr and CloudApp. These services have the advantage of being dead simple to set up and use, but they also happen to be subscription services. Over time, the expense adds up. The tools that come with …

Carl Icahn told an amazing 8-minute story that explains his entire philosophy about activist investing

Carl Icahn delivered an all-time-great story at the DealBook conference on Tuesday afternoon about one of his early business conquests.<p>He was asked about activist investing and whether he was in companies for the long haul or just wanted to shake things up and then leave.<p>This question prompted an …

8 High-Protein Breakfasts That Aren’t All about Eggs

Mix up your morning meal with these alternatives<p>Every man needs protein at breakfast. In fact, studies show that consuming roughly 30 grams at your morning meal will optimize muscle growth, and also help keep you full until lunch.<p>But most guys aren’t even coming close to that number. For instance, …

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A celestial light installation illuminates the garage door of a recently renovated Toronto house.<p>The owners of a 10th floor apartment in San Francisco’s Russian Hill neighborhood have what few others can boast: unobstructed...<p>Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most …

Architecture

A Wall Street guide to watches

Granted, these are the same kids who regard their blue and green canvas bags as a status symbol and think their business cards will help them pick up girls.<p>I've also seen a colleague cut out a life-sized picture of a Patek Philippe he was contemplating and tape it on his wrist to "test drive it" - …

The Best Men’s Watches Under $1,000

A great watch transcends trends, it is remarkably versatile and can correspond well with a vast range of clothing choices and colour palettes from …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Real Life Diet<p>Jokes. Music. Chicken breast.<p>By Luke Darby2 days agoView More<p>Style<p>A series of internal and external reviews have revealed culture …

Lifestyle

The Food Lab: Four Secrets to Improving Any Fried Chicken Recipe

More<p>Fried Chicken<p>Digging into the cluckin' awesome world of our favorite fried food.<p>Really great Southern fried chicken needs two things: juicy, flavorful meat and an ultra-crisp and crunchy crust. Here are four quick and easy ways to achieve both. The best part? These tricks will work for <i>any</i> …

12 psychological tricks to winning people over

When you're working hard and doing all you can to achieve your goals, anything that can give you an edge is powerful and will streamline your path to success.<p>Mind tricks won't make you a Jedi, but using the brain's natural quirks to your advantage can have a positive impact on everyone you …

Body Language

Graphene's First Commercial Application To Shed A Little Light

A bulb more efficient than an LED? Now there's a bright idea<p>Graphene is a material with marvelous properties: It can be used to make square ice and night vision contact lenses. It can even be made from your leftover dinner. And soon this form of pure carbon--which boasts a super-strong hexagonal …

Nanotech

How to Get Single-Digit Body Fat

Physique competition is a deeply, weirdly fascinating pursuit. It’s hard to even call it a sport, considering that the goal is to show up with the most muscle, the least fat, the most aesthetically pleasing proportions, and the best posing routine. So while many bodybuilders were accomplished …

20 Amazing Apps For Getting The Most Out Of iOS 8

While iOS 8 doesn't <i>look</i> radically different, Apple's new operating system is capable of stunning visuals, and apps can now do more than ever thanks to widgets and app extensions.<p>From cutting-edge mobile games to gaining access to your favorite apps with just a swipe, there's no doubt that iOS 8 has …

Apps

These Keyboard Shortcuts Will Unlock New Levels Of Productivity

So what are these magical secrets? Below are some that I use every day while editing Business Insider or doing anything else on a computer. Try picking them up one at a time and you'll find they become a natural part of your workflow.<p>Note: These are Mac shortcuts used in Chrome, but many are valid …

19 Websites That Will Make You Smarter

Here's a list of websites that will actually make you smarter:<p><b>Digital Photography School—</b> Read through this goldmine of articles to improve your photography skills; they're helpful even if you're a complete beginner. There's also an active forum where you can find a community of other photographers …

Learning

Swift is great, but you should still know Objective-C first

Apple sent waves through the developer community on Monday when it announced Swift, a new programming language for iOS and Mac OS X apps that’s designed to be fast, modern, and easy to learn by limiting the amount of boilerplate code needed to solve and debug common problems.<p>With the growing …

How zombies could teach you to code

Kate Russell's weekly review of the best apps and websites.<p>At crowd-sourcing collaboration platform Wreckamovie you can take part in projects ranging from short films and animations to full feature-length films. Everyone is welcome, both amateur and professional - just take a look at the tasks and …

Apps

Valve’s Steam In-Home Streaming Service Now Live

After opening registration for their new Steam In-Home Streaming service back in November of last year, Valve has this week opened up its new Steam …

Gaming

Swipe Launches To Save You From Death By PowerPoint

Swipe — not to be confused with software keyboard maker Swype — launches out of private Beta today with a cloud-based tool for creating and consuming slide deck-style presentations. So far, so Prezi, you might say. Or LinkedIn-owned SlideShare, and a number of other competitors.<p>But where the London …