Shahid Sharif

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Walmart Tells Produce Suppliers to Use Blockchain by Next September

Walmart plans to sell leafy greens that are tracked using blockchain technology within the next year.<p>In a press release published Monday, the world's …

One-Step

Insurtech Startup Hippo: Disrupting The Insurance Industry Via Customer Experience Innovation

Hippo, a Mountain View, CA-based “insurtech” (insurance technology) startup, considers the insurance industry to be particularly ripe for disruption. Cumbersome processes, slow response times, and a lack of transparency have dragged down customer engagement at many legacy players in the industry, …

Insurance Industry

Yubico YubiKey 5 NFC

<b>Pros</b><p>Durable, reliable construction. No batteries or moving parts. NFC capable. Different form factors. Supports FIDO U2F, FIDO2. Can generate …

Authentication

Every Automotive Emblem, Explained

It’s nice to believe that cars are purely about performance — that what matters is track times and vehicle specs, not superfluous details like the …

Shopping

Buy This 5%-Yielding Dividend Stock For 20% Annual Returns

<i>By Bob Ciura for Sure Dividend</i><p>Stocks with high dividend yields should be approached with caution. Sometimes stocks have abnormally high dividend …

Mutual Funds

Please Don’t Give Your Genetic Data to AncestryDNA as Part of Their Spotify Playlist Partnership

Ancestry, the world’s largest for-profit genealogy company, has announced a new partnership with Spotify to create playlists based on your DNA. Using …

Online Privacy

Chronicles Of A 50+ Entrepreneur: Mapping Our Business Plan

In the previous articles in this series I have written about the beginnings of my company ‘Next For Me.’<p><b>Next For Me publishes news and resources for 50+ audiences. We host events across the country to discuss work, our communities, and what’s next.</b><p><b>The Growing Scope</b><p>It’s been a while since I did some …

Entrepreneurship

9 Free Programming Books That Will Make You A Pro – Page 2

Learning JavaScript Design Patterns<p>JavaScript can be a pain to understand, but this book makes it easy.<p>For a long time, JavaScript was often …

Programming

Firefox bug crashes your browser and sometimes your PC

Bug affects Firefox on Mac, Linux, and Windows, but not Android.<p>A security researcher who two weeks ago found a bug that could crash all WebKit-based …

Firefox

Crypto Trading 101: The Moving Average Convergence Divergence

Simple trading methods like the trend-following approach work best when trading cryptocurrencies or financial markets in general.<p>While several …

Trading

Windows is recording every keystroke on devices with handwriting recognition enabled

<b>Facepalm:</b> From the moment you first handwrote or enabled handwriting recognition on your PC, your WaitList.dat file began compiling every text file …

Subway Manager Reveals the Sandwich You Should Never Order

Sorry, chicken fans.<p>Ignorance is bliss, right? Well sometimes it is. For a minute we were thinking: Do we <i>really</i> want to know the ins and outs of sandwich chain Subway – and more specifically, the ins and outs of what NOT to order when picking your foot long?<p>But we decided it's probably for the best …

Bread

Indian Defaulter IL&FS Said to Seek $4.2 Billion in Asset Sales

Infrastructure Leasing & Financial Services Ltd., an Indian conglomerate that has missed payment on more than five of its obligations since August, …

Financial Services

Here's How Long Common Drugs Stay in Your Body

Just in case you were wondering.<p>Contrary to what many advertised drug tests might promise, not all substances leave their telltale chemical signature …

Michael Avenatti

Infographic: Pro tips for creating a top-notch presentation

Speaking to a crowd can be terrifying.That shouldn’t stop you from delivering an incredible performance, though.Preparation goes a long way in easing …

Public Speaking

Blockchain can’t compress files from 2GB to 20KB – that’s impossible

A blockchain startup is claiming it has developed an algorithm that can dramatically reduce the size of digital files. If its technology is legit, it would help reduce the size of files 10,000 times – from 2GB to 20KB. Oh, and it’s launching an ICO for $50 million.<p>The startup, called DotPlay, …

Compress

This Windows file may be secretly hoarding your passwords and emails

A little-known Windows feature will create a file that stores text extracted from all the emails and plaintext-files found on your PC, which …

How to Launch a Business Without Quitting Your Day Job

An old friend of mine called me earlier today to discuss his new business idea. I spent a couple of hours helping him flesh it out and create an action plan. However, like most would-be entrepreneurs, he had his priorities mixed up.<p>When most people want to launch their own business, they start by …

Customers

Google Titan Security Key Bundle

<b>Pros</b><p>Two devices for fast and secure two-factor authentication. USB key requires no batteries. Bluetooth key connects to both phone and PCs. Easy …

Suzy Welch: What to say when a job interviewer says, 'Tell me about yourself'

Hiring managers often kick off interviews with a deceptively simple question: "Tell me about yourself."<p>Interviewees may be tempted to gloss over this …

The Secret Google Map Trick You've Got to Try

There's no quicker way to ruin a vacation or even a fun weekend outing in your hometown than to forget where you parked.<p>While you may rely on Google …

Google Maps

5 do-it-all exercise moves that work your entire body at once

Going to workout can be an overwhelming (albeit endorphin-boosting!) experience. When I walk into a gym, for instance, I’m greeted by the vast …

Muscle

Oprah Winfrey Uses the Same 3 Sentences to Get Every Meeting Off to the Perfect Start

Many meetings limp to a start. The group sits waiting for people to straggle in late. Others want to keep chatting about "important" but unrelated topics: The dreaded "since I have you here" move that turns the group's agenda into a personal one. Still others keep texting and emailing while the …

Oprah Winfrey

Hackers behind Mirai botnet could be sentenced to working for the FBI

Three young hackers went from believing they were "untouchable" to helping the FBI stop future cyberattacks.<p>The trio of hackers behind the Mirai botnet -- one of the most powerful tools used for cyberattacks -- has been working with the FBI for more than a year, according to court documents filed …

Cyber-attacks

The top 5 things that will significantly improve your productivity today

In today’s distracted world — filled with overflowing emails, mobile phone and social media notifications — it’s harder than ever to focus on our …

Mastercard Patent Filings Tout Blockchain for Immutable Data Records

Payment services giant Mastercard is looking at the use of blockchain for keeping track of consumer payments, newly published patent filings …

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Molecule produced during fasting has anti-aging effect on vascular system

Diet trends like intermittent fasting and ketogenesis are proving wildly popular for their rapid weight-loss effects, but scientists are also …

Anti-aging

Think 2008 was bad? Next crash set to wipe $15 trillion off stock market

The world's major economies are skating on dangerously thin ice and lack the fiscal, monetary, and emergency tools to fight the next downturn.<p>A …

Central Banks

Azure DevOps - Why It's A Big Deal For Microsoft And The Community

Microsoft has recently announced the rebranding of Visual Studio Team Service (VSTS) to Azure DevOps. VSTS, an extension of Visual Studio – the flagship integrated development environment from Microsoft – enabled architects, developers, and testers to collaboratively design, develop and test …

Microsoft Visual Studio

Is Your Back Out Of Whack? These 4 Simple Exercises Will Help Realign Your Spine

You can tell a lot about someone's movement patterns by their posture, and all solid posture starts with spinal alignment. Spinal alignment might not …