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Another epic economic collapse is coming

Eric Sevareid (1912-1992), the author and broadcaster, said he was a pessimist about tomorrow but an optimist about the day after tomorrow. Regarding America’s economy, prudent people should reverse that.<p>This Wednesday, according to the Financial Times’s Robin Wigglesworth and Nicole Bullock, “the …

Economics

How Alphabet, Amazon, Apple, and Microsoft are shaking up healthcare — and what it means for the future of the industry

<i>This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here.</i><p>The healthcare industry is undergoing a profound transformation. Costs are skyrocketing, consumer demand for more …

Health Care Industry

“The Lean Startup” is an unproductive legend

The only real measure of success for a startup is not to stay a startup. And yet, the gurus of innovation and entrepreneurship admonish us to “innovate continuously, like entrepreneurs do,” “fail forward,” and “fail fast.”<p>These slogans come from an ideology born out of <i>The Lean Startup</i>, which …

Startups

How This Woman Made Bank By Building Her Booty

"If I did it, anyone can do it!"<p>Before Instagram fitfluencer Heidy Espaillat, 28, racked up nearly 500,000 Instagram followers, she went to Lehman College for business administration with big dreams to work as a banker. The problem? After a few years of banking and another year of financial temp …

Muscle

The Future of Blockchain, According to the CEO of the World's Biggest Crypto Company

Changpeng Zhao is down to earth for a crypto billionaire. The CEO of Binance, which emerged out of nowhere last year to become the world’s biggest …

Blockchain

I'm a Trainer, and This Is My Favorite Exercise For Strength Training and Weight Loss

People are always looking for the most effective exercises they can do to tone their body, trim inches, get stronger, and lose weight. I'm a personal trainer, and through the years, I've found time and time again that planks help people accomplish all of these goals, as long as they're performed …

Workouts

Here's What You Really Need to Know About Blockchain

Eliminating information bottlenecks is how blockchain will truly make an impact<p>In 1970, a scientist at IBM Research named Edgar F. Codd make a remarkable discovery that would truly change the world. Though few realized it at the time, including at IBM, which neglected to commercialize it. It was …

Databases

How the rise of ethical non-monogamy is making us *all* happier

I was three hours into a Tinder date recently when the man mentioned that he had a long-term girlfriend. They’d been living together, in an ethically …

13 Sci-Fi Movies On Netflix That'll Actually Blow Your Mind

We live in an age where it's taken for granted you can plop down on the couch and have instant access to hundreds, if not thousands of streaming …

Bitcoin bull Tom Lee wants Wall Street to know he didn’t cut his year-end forecast

Tom Lee, the only major Wall Street strategist to issue bitcoin price targets, told CNBC on Thursday morning he sees the world's largest …

The 5 best exercises at the gym, according to personal trainers

<b>Don’t hit the weight room again until these are on your to-do list.</b>Maybe you’re new to working out. Maybe you’ve been working out for so long that …

The Only 2 Core Exercises You Really Need

When it comes to strengthening your abs, keeping it simple is key. These core exercises are classic for a reason.<p>Two exercises keep proving to be …

Lifting Weights but Not Losing Fat? A Trainer Explains Why — and How to Fix It

Consistency is really the key to success when it comes to any goal you may have, especially losing weight. Changing your diet for one night or working out sporadically when you feel like it won't cut it. If you want the results to happen, you're going to need to be informed on what's best for you …

StreetCred is building a blockchain-based marketplace for location data

While applications like Google Maps and Yelp seem to provide an inexhaustible source of information about local restaurants, stores and other points of interest, they also can come up short — moments when you arrive somewhere only to discover that the hours you had were wrong, or the store is …

The Workout to Burn Off Your Belly Fat

“You can rip out ab exercises all day long in the gym, but without the right combination of high-intensity fat-burning cardio along with specific …

The Exact Bodyweight Workout That Leaves Me in a Pool of Sweat Every Time I Do It

If you don't have access to a gym or any equipment at home, let this be your next workout. You might end up in a pile of sweat on your living room floor, but you'll feel stronger and more accomplished than when you woke up this morning.<p>I teamed up with Francheska Martinez, Animal Flow expert and …

Lack Of Cannabis Banking Hurts Average Small Business Owners, While Wealthy Entrepreneurs Flourish

Most people think cash stacking up in vaults is the biggest problem caused by the cannabis industry’s lack of access to institutional banking. That is a problem, as it creates real concerns for public safety, as well as makes the industry harder to track and more ripe for illicit market diversion …

Small Business

How security tokens are going to disrupt venture capital

The token economy is arriving and venture capital is on the front lines. In the coming years, blockchain tokens will offer VC funds a new mechanism to raise capital and maintain control of the investor base, and the impact will not be confined to those firms investing in blockchain …

10 to avoid in the first 5 rounds of fantasy drafts

Over the next few months, we’ll have plenty to say about sleepers and breakout candidates for the upcoming fantasy season. With mock drafts ramping …

How This Cryptocurrency Innovation Will Transform Traditional Investment Offerings

Among the benefits -- new investors and a more liquid and structurally sound investment vehicle.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Following the ICO wave of 2017, the cryptocurrency markets came crashing down amid concerns of regulatory backlash, and since then, the space …

Cryptocurrency

Top Crypto Credit Cards For 2018 And Beyond

Crypto-Marketplace Series: Learn Where & How you can spend Crypto<br>(5 part series — PART 1)<p>The use of crypto as an alternative currency is growing …

How Toronto Became a Global Powerhouse for Artificial Intelligence Startups and Giants

While speaking at Shopify’s annual conference in Toronto a few weeks ago, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau got in some trouble for a few choice …

How You Can Wear Sneakers & Look Damn Good With Any Type Of Style

In case you've been living under a rock, your sneakers are meant for more than just the gym these days. Though they got their start as flimsy …

Men's Fashion

Cryptocurrency and the Allure of a Cashless Cannabis Industry

Marijuana prohibition never stopped marijuana sales. Blocking legal marijuana businesses from the legal banking system isn't working, either. The …

An Apple Shows Just How Broken Our Food System Is

Buying and eating apples seems a pretty healthy thing to do. But a new study has found that every 1 kilo (2.2 pounds) of conventionally grown apples creates health effects costing 21 cents due to the effects of pesticides and fungicides, resulting in sick leave and eventually shorter life …

Agriculture

I'm a Trainer, and This Is the 20-Minute Workout I Swear by When I'm Short on Time

I'm a personal trainer, and as of lately, I find it nearly impossible to schedule my own training sessions. Ironic, right? I'm not sure if I'll ever reach homeostasis when it comes to fitting in everything I want and <i>need</i> to do in a day, but until then, my quick fix is this total-body workout that …

A celebrity fitness trainer reveals 3 dynamic ab, arm, and glute moves you can do at home for a summer beach bod

1/<p>Let's start with your stomach. "If you want your abs to appear flatter and to be stronger you have to strengthen the deep core stabilizers," Kaiser …

Workouts

MysteryVibe: $13 Million Sex Toy Startup Launches First Product For Penises

Think sex toys are taboo? Luxury British pleasure brand MysteryVibe is on a mission to change that.<p>Not only is the startup’s debut device Crescendo—the world’s first bendable, fully personalizable vibrator—now used by customers across 58 countries.<p>It also continues to raise angel funding despite …

ConsenSys Ventures invests in six companies and launches its Accelerator

ConsenSys Ventures, the venture arm of the ConsenSys Ethereum blockchain powerhouse, has invested in a new round of six companies and is today formally launching its Accelerator, “Tachyon” (a Tachyon is a particle which moves faster than the speed of light).<p>The five companies were invested in with …

A new health startup boldly claims to reverse diabetes without drugs, and Silicon Valley's favorite diet is a big part of it

Sami Inkinen, the founder of the real-estate startup Trulia, recently took an approach to his health that's increasingly common in the Silicon Valley startup world: He got sick, got better, then made it his mission to help other people follow in his footsteps.<p>Inkinen, a 5-foot-11, 183-pound …

Diabetes