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The $2 Trillion Project to Get Saudi Arabia’s Economy Off Oil

Early last year, at a royal encampment in the oasis of Rawdat Khuraim, Prince Mohammed bin Salman of Saudi Arabia visited his uncle, King Abdullah, …

GM Just Had a Fantastic Quarter and Its Stock Is Jumping

General Motors (gm) on Thursday reported higher-than-expected quarterly earnings, citing strong results in North America and an improved performance …

How People Described The Internet In The 1990s is Hilarious

In the 1990s, the internet was a hard-to-explain concept to people. Even though it’s commonplace now, the idea of electronic mail and being able to surf endless amounts of information without using an encyclopedia was quite foreign.<p>Many books, videos and images were created to help explain the …

Bitcoin price plunges, prompting concerns about ‘mining’ activity

Bitcoin is getting hammered in markets that trade the digital currency, prompting providers of its core computing infrastructure to shut down …

Bitcoin

How can I make my PC completely secure?

Juzer want to make his PC completely secure from any type of virus and hacking. That’s impossible, but Jack Schofield explains how to make Windows much more secure<p>How can I make my PC completely secure from any type of virus and hacking? <b>Juzer</b><p>You can’t, because of the old computer industry …

Demilitarized Zone

This CEO Quit His Job To Create A New Kind Of Bicycle And People Are Loving It

Which is why so many people were shocked earlier this year when Weiner quit the gig at age 34. But this is what happens when you have a childhood dream that just won't die.<p>Now the newly minted entrepreneur is the owner and CEO of Priority Bicycles, a startup that he founded with recreational riders …

Bitcoin crash could take toll on data center providers

Here’s a story I didn’t see coming. Big data center providers may be feeling the reflected pain of the struggling bitcoin cryptocurrency, as Data …

Bitcoin

15 Things Nobody Tells You About Losing Weight

Losing weight does more than give you an excuse to buy new clothes. Dropping just 5 to 10% of your body weight can improve your overall health and …

Weight Loss

9 Books Billionaire Warren Buffett Thinks Everyone Should Read

Even now, he still spends about 80% of his day reading.<p>"Look, my job is essentially just corralling more and more and more facts and information, and occasionally seeing whether that leads to some action," he once said in an interview.<p>"We don't read other people's opinions," he says. "We want to …

17 Ways to Make a New Year's Resolution You'll Actually Keep

Many of us who have used this time of year to turn our bodies around have fallen into the same cycle of failure: We’re frustrated with our size or …

Fitness

Bitcoin 2.0 And Tokenizing The User Experience

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Lisa Cheng is the Founder of VANBEX a marketing and research firm specializing in digital currency, blockchain protocols, and decentralized technology.</i><p>Bitcoin is still in its early stages of market development. We are going through a slow process of realizing how data is where we will …

How to Write a Résumé That Stands Out

The resume: there are so many conflicting recommendations out there. Should you keep it to one page? Do you put a summary up top? Do you include personal interests and volunteer gigs? This may be your best chance to make a good first impression, so you’ve got to get it right.<p><b>What the Experts Say</b> …

Plans for a secure quantum internet take a leap forward

The ability to ‘sculpt’ individual photons is a crucial step towards a secure network of powerful quantum computers<p>Scientists have created a device that can release a single, precisely shaped photon of light, opening the way to a secure “quantum internet” that is incredibly powerful and …

The 12 Worst Habits for Your Mental Health

Depression is usually brought on by factors beyond our control—the death of a loved one, a job loss, or financial troubles. But the small choices you …

Mental Health

Email templates for 27 of your toughest work tasks

Communication is hard work. A 2012 survey by McKinsey found that highly skilled desk workers spent an average of 28% of their work weeks dealing with …

UK government wants to accurately identify law-breaking web users

The U.K. government is set to announce measures to force internet service providers to maintain records of which customers use which IP addresses, so …

Here's Everything Google Knows About You

Google is extremely open about what data it stores and makes it very easy to delete that data, but many people still don't realize exactly what's being stored, whether that information is given freely or deduced based on your searches.<p>A recent survey by the company Survata actually showed that the …

China Firm Signs $12 Billion Deal To Build A Railway Along Nigeria's Coast

China Railway Construction Corp. Ltd. (CRCC) signed the official construction contract with the Nigerian government on Wednesday in Abuja, the Xinhua news agency said.<p>The Nigerian railway will stretch for 1,402 kilometres (871 miles) along the coast, linking Lagos, the financial capital of Africa's …

Opinion: Tony Robbins tells you how to make money like a billionaire

After watching the global financial system almost melt down, I began an amazing journey several years ago to find a way for individual investors to …

Self-improvement

Microsoft: Satya Nadella steers Windows giant to recovery

<b>Skim through the technology news feeds, and it is likely that two names will dominate: Apple and Google.</b><p>Granted, both companies have new products, but the endless media attention and praise they attract is a reminder of how much has changed.<p>Twenty years ago, Microsoft was tech's dominant force, …

How to Promote a First-Time Manager

<i>David Hassell is the CEO of 15Five. This post originally appeared on the 15Five blog.</i><p>When your business is growing fast, you spend a ton of time and resources hiring new people and promoting from within. Unfortunately, promoting people can be costly. Some new managers get caught in the ego trip, or …

Code of Silicon Valley Minority: ‘You Can’t be Angry’

Ana Medina says there’s an unwritten code in Silicon Valley. She was introduced to it after her first Google Inc. developer conference, where a guy …

Texas Man Arrested For $4.5 Million Bitcoin Ponzi Scheme

A Texas man has been arrested on wire fraud and securities fraud charges for his operation of what authorities allege was a Bitcoin-related Ponzi scheme that raised millions of dollars through a purported online digital hedge fund. Trendon Shavers, known in Bitcoin forums as “Pirateat40,” was …

Top 100 Internet Marketing Blogs to Read Often, With RSS and Twitter Feeds

Are you looking for the best internet marketing blogs to read in the coming year?<p>This list comprises of <b>100 internet marketing blogs</b> that produce …

Conflict Strategies for Nice People

Do you value friendly relations with your colleagues? Are you proud of being a nice person who would never pick a fight? Unfortunately, you might be just as responsible for group dysfunction as your more combative team members. That’s because it’s a problem when you shy away from open, healthy …

Everything You Need To Know About Building Your Email List

<i>This post originally appeared on the Mention blog.</i><p>In both his election campaigns, President Obama’s team relied heavily on email marketing to raise funds. In 2012 for instance, email fundraising was responsible for nearly $690 million in donations.<p>To raise this kind of money through email …

13 Things You Should Never Ever Have to Do for Love

Because you're a grown lady and sometimes you need to put your foot down.<p>Meat Loaf may have been on to something when he sang: "I would do anything for love, but I won't do that." Now, we understand that a mature relationship requires a healthy dose of sacrifice and compromise, but too much of that …

4 Techniques to Deal With Difficult People

Many of us spend an inordinate amount of time and energy contending with difficult people or "emotional vampires" at work and at home. It's a reflex to emotionally contract around them feeling powerless, irritated, hurt, or miserable, reactions that just wear you out. But, they can't steal your …

In 2 Sentences, Salesforce.com CEO Marc Benioff Explains Why Something Called ‘Analytics’ Is The Hot New Thing

The big new product release of this year's Dreamforce, Salesforce's annual conference in San Francisco, was a new cloud analytics platform called "Wave."<p>Wave is Salesforce's first business intelligence and data analytics software. It collects and analyzes all the data sitting in the user's database …