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Wine Country home, with its own vineyard and lake, asks $17.5 million

17,000 square feet of pure Yountville living<p>A pebble’s toss away from the French Laundry and Ad Hoc, 5241 Big Ranch Road is Yountville’s newest and most extravagant home to hit the market, developed by the same firm that designed Restoration Hardware CEO Gary Friedman’s 8 Palms.<p>Featuring seven …

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First Genetic Results From Scott Kelly's Year In Space Reveal DNA Mysteries

After recent events, we’re all ready to hop aboard the next flight to Mars. But before us Earthlings embark on a seven-month journey to the Red …

How to Write a One-Page Business Plan

It's not as hard as you think.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Starting a business is no easy feat, and at the backbone of every business is a solid business plan. Before those words scare you, you'll be happy to know there's a simple way to do this.<p>In this video, …

Mexico is ready to discuss NAFTA with the US but warns that it's willing to scrap the deal

MEXICO CITY, Jan 24 (Reuters) — Under pressure from President Donald Trump, Mexico is preparing to discuss changes to trade rules about a product's country of origin to try to avoid a disruptive fight with the United States over commerce.<p>As the two countries begin a difficult new relationship, …

How to delete your Facebook account once and for all

You have a gambling addiction. A pretty serious one, actually.<p>You rise each day and take a trip to Mark Zuckerberg's bustling casino. You arrive, hoping you might see familiar faces, but all the other gamblers are people you don't give a crap about. You shrug and head to a slot machine. You crank …

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Can Carbon Capture Technology Prosper Under Trump?

THOMPSONS, Tex. — Can one of the most promising — and troubled — technologies for fighting global warming survive during the administration of Donald J. Trump?<p>The technology, carbon capture, involves pulling carbon dioxide out of smokestacks and industrial processes before the climate-altering gas …

13 best-selling online classes you can enroll in for just $10 right now

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Trump Tweets Against Lockheed's F-35: Here Are the Facts

Donald Trump is making waves at the Pentagon -- again!<p>By now you've all heard about President-elect Donald Trump and his government-by-tweet initiatives to get <b>Boeing</b> (NYSE: BA) to cut the price of Air Force One, and persuade <b>Lockheed Martin</b> (NYSE: LMT) to lower the cost of its F-35 stealth fighter …

Learn Python: A Free Online Course from Google

Google has created a free Python class designed for "people with a little bit of programming experience who want to learn Python." A fortunate thing …

So what attracted tech bosses to the billionaire president-elect Donald Trump?

On Wednesday, a curious spectacle could be observed in New York. A swarm of tech billionaires arrived in their private jets and were whisked to Trump Tower, the Louis XV pastiche that is the residence of Trumplethinskin, as the tech journalist Kara Swisher calls the president-elect.<p>The roll call of …

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Bill Gates and investors worth $170 billion are launching a fund to fight climate change through energy innovation

Bill Gates is leading a more than $1 billion fund focused on fighting climate change by investing in clean energy innovation.<p>The Microsoft co-founder and his all-star line-up of fellow investors plan to announce tomorrow the Breakthrough Energy Ventures fund, which will begin making investments …

Venture Capital

Trump says China is not a market economy. That’s a big deal.

Way back in 2001, in China’s view, the United States promised it would treat the Asian country as a “market economy” starting in December 2016. President-elect Donald Trump indicated on Dec. 8 that “China is not a market economy,” and the issue could escalate already-tense trade relations between …

Magic Leap CEO responds after report cools hype on mixed reality product

Only a small handful of people outside of Magic Leap know what the company's augmented reality/mixed reality product really looks like compared to …

What Is The Difference Between Deep Learning, Machine Learning and AI?

Over the past few years, the term “deep learning” has firmly worked its way into business language when the conversation is about Artificial Intelligence (AI), Big Data and analytics. And with good reason – it is an approach to AI which is showing great promise when it comes to developing the …

Machine Learning

This is how you persuade a VC to give you millions

How do you persuade a venture capitalist to give you money?<p>Traditionally, startup founders prepare a deck of slides and make a formal presentation to a VC fund in the hopes of getting an investment. But it turns out that "the pitch" and "the deck" are only a small part of what VCs really think …

Gravity can light the world with this new technology

Could you create light from a bag of rocks and a downward force? The answer may surprise you. Creating a future that’s bright and safe for all is at …

These 7 Free Podcasts Will Save You $100,000 On a Wharton MBA | Inc.com

I had a great experience studying for my MBA at Wharton. I learned about subjects I had never studied at college or picked up in my first job as an account manager at an advertising agency: Finance, accounting, marketing, organizational theory, operations, business law, negotiation strategies, and …

Entrepreneurship

How To Run Multiple WhatsApp Accounts On iPhone Without Jailbreak

Want to install 2 instances of WhatsApp on one iPhone without jailbreak? This trick lets you use multiple WhatsApp accounts - each with a different …

A 12-Step Guide to Picking a Name for Your Startup

<i>This piece originally appeared on AllBusiness.</i><p>Finding the right name for your startup can have a significant impact on your success. The wrong name …

Immigrants Gave Their Info to Obama, Now Trump Could Use It to Deport Them

Young immigrants gave the government personal information to avoid deportation. The Trump administration may use that information to do just that.<p>For …

Turing Invents Artificial Intelligence (AI) And Microsoft Announces Windows

<b>November 8, 1991</b><p>The first Turing Test (a.k.a Loebner Prize Competition) is held at the Boston Computer Museum. Joseph Weintraub, president of Thinking Software, Inc., wins the competition by fooling 5 of the 10 judges into thinking his software, “programmed to make whimsical conversations,” was …

Artificial Intelligence

This CV landed me interviews at Google and more than 20 top startups

During my senior year of college, I decided that I wasn't going to become another boomerang kid that moved back home, jobless and with no plan for …

Employment

Inside Magic Leap, The Secretive $4.5 Billion Startup Changing Computing Forever

The hottest ticket in tech is an invitation to a banal South Florida business park, indistinguishable on the outside from countless other office buildings that dot America’s suburban landscape. Inside, it’s a whole different story. A different reality, in fact. Humanoid robots walk down the halls, …

Augmented Reality

Bombshell lawsuit reveals drama at Magic Leap, the secretive multibillion-dollar startup backed by Google

Court filings reveal new secrets about the company, including a west coast software team in disarray, insufficient hardware for testing, and a secret skunkworks team devoted to getting patents and designing new prototypes — before its first product has even hit the market.<p>The company believes that …

Why Tim Cook is Steve Ballmer and Why He Still Has His Job at Apple

What happens to a company when a visionary CEO is gone? Most often innovation dies and the company coasts for years on momentum and its brand. Rarely does it regain its former glory.<p>Here's why.<p>---<p>Microsoft entered the 21st century as the dominant software provider for anyone who interacted with a …

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This Free Software Can Upscale and Enlarge Photos Better than Photoshop

Upscaling a photograph always means trading resolution for size. And while Photoshop’s “preserve details” scaling does a pretty good job, there’s a …

'Rogue' Algorithm Blamed for Historic Crash of the British Pound

The British pound suffered a “flash crash” earlier this morning in which it plummeted six percent against the US dollar within a matter of minutes. …

Why the market is freaking out about Tesla

This always seems to happen when there's a moment to reassess the electric-car maker's stock. On Sunday, Tesla announced that it had greatly exceeded delivery expectations for the third quarter, with 24,500 vehicles officially sold to customers.<p>That news didn't send the stock on a run. After a …

Goldman's Libya Salesman Was a Little Too Good

Complex derivatives sometimes go wrong for the simplest reasons.<p>I used to sell equity derivatives at Goldman Sachs, which puts me in fascinating company. 1 For instance there is Youssef Kabbaj, a London-based equity derivatives salesman who, in 2008, was described internally as "perhaps Goldman’s …

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