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A day in the life of a day trader | Investopedia

Traders participate in financial markets by buying and selling stocks, futures, forex and other securities, and by closing out positions with the …

7 Completely Helpful Web-Based Productivity Tools for Startups

These easy Web-based online productivity tools can give your small business a significant (and affordable) competitive advantage.<p>It has never been easier to start a new business. With countless cloud-based tools, most if not all of our business processes can be managed online with the help of …

9 things to do in your 20s to retire by 40

Retiring by 40 is more than possible. Plenty of regular people have done it.<p>Take "Mr. Money Mustache," who averaged a $67,000 annual salary working as an engineer for 10 years before announcing his retirement at age 30. Or Jeremy Jacobson and Winnie Tseng, whose combined annual salary of $135,000 …

The magic number: Nissan's next-generation Leaf will achieve a 200-mile range

That will put it right up against two very hotly anticipated forthcoming EVs: the Chevrolet Bolt and Tesla Model 3.<p>When it came out, the Nissan Leaf's battery pack was deemed ample, its 24-kWh battery providing some 70 to 80 miles of range. But now, in a segment soon to be lousy with 200-mile EVs …

Electric Vehicles

Scientists have detected colliding black holes for the 2nd time — and it’s going to revolutionize our perception of the universe

These gravitational waves were generated by two black holes — eight and 14 times the mass of the sun — merging together 1.4 billion light years away from Earth.<p>This produced a spinning black hole 21 times the mass of the sun. It also released enough energy to rival the mass of the Sun in the form …

Transportation technology will be the next Internet protocol

Sephi Shapira Contributor<p>Sephi Shapira is the CEO of MassiveImpact.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>Why every household is about to get a brand-new fridge<p>A communications test was performed in 1975 between Stanford and University College London for what was to become arguably the most important …

Why Every Billionaire Invests in Real Estate

This guide is going to show you some of the reasons you should be investing in real estate--and not just in startups.<p>If you are someone who is looking to invest money, you may think one good option is to look at startups. However, there are also compelling reasons to be investing in real estate, …

Android vs iOS

Android 7.x Nougat and iOS 10.x have been rolling out to devices around the globe, with the changes come new multi-tasking features for Android and some powerful developer APIs for iOS. We’ve added some of the particulars below, otherwise, there are very few edits to our Android vs iOS article this …

Android News

30 Easy Ways to Make Money on the Side This Year

Whether it's starting your own business or working a part-time gig, here are a host of things you can do to earn the extra cash you need.<p>Why wouldn't a person want to have a little extra money in his or her bank account? I think most people would probably be happy to have that extra padded account …

I spent 5 years studying rich people, and I figured out why they seem to have more hours in the day than the rest of us

In my five year study of the daily habits of the rich, I found that successful people figure out how to leverage time better than the rest of us. They get others to help them pull their cart, in order to move forward in achieving their goals and realizing their dreams.<p>Ten people working together …

Get a taste of coding with this affordable and beginner-friendly web developer course

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>ShutterStock / timofey123 Breaking into the world of web development takes a lot of work. There are coding languages to learn and …

7 Smart Ways To Invest $1,000

You’d like to learn how to invest $1,000.<p><i>Is this possible?</i><p>After all, don’t many financial advisers have investing minimums? What if you’re new to investing? Where do you start?<p>Yes, there <i>are</i> places you can invest $1,000. And, some of them are pretty nifty, as well.<p>But, it’s not enough to know some …

Retirement

The most extreme hotels around the world

Costa Rica

Why working smarter means conserving your energy

In the last few years, I’ve tried all kinds of productivity tricks to work smarter. I’ve tried the “pomodoro” technique to work in 25-minute increments with breaks in between, blocking addictive social media sites through a desktop app and disabling my internet altogether. I thought that if I could …

Time Management

The top seven places to retire

Forget the retirement home. Head here.<p>These days most of us can expect our retirement to last for more than a couple of decades. So, with life expectancy on the rise where you choose to spend those twilight years is more important than ever.<p>A growing number of pensioners are seeking far-flung …

Health Care

Excel is the go-to tool for finance professionals and these courses can give you an expert-level understanding

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Shutterstock Microsoft Excel can be one of the most powerful tools on your computer if you know how to use it. For the lay person, a …

These 8 in-demand programming languages are the ones to have on your resume in 2016

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Tech Hub/flickrIn early 2015 Glassdoor.com made a list of the 25 highest paying in-demand jobs in the country. Of the 25 careers …

Programming

Everything to play for as employers turn to video games in recruitment drive

Firms such as Deloitte hope to hire people using smartphone apps – but can they produce accurate results?<p>Job interviews have traditionally been painful affairs, with applicants sitting, sweaty-palmed, in some anteroom wondering whether or not to accept a biscuit. But today’s job applicants may well …

Human Resources

The White House wants to poach 500 elite tech recruits from companies like Google and Facebook by the end of 2016 — here's how they plan to do it

"If you're an impact junkie, this is your Mt. Everest," former US chief technology officer and White House tech adviser Todd Park said at the Fast Company Innovation Festival last week.<p>After rebooting the troubled Healthcare.gov site by bringing in a small task force from the private tech sector, …

Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show in Pictures

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Preemadonna Turns Your Smartphone Into A Nail Salon

Preemadonna just unveiled the Lacey Nailbot, a nail decorating robot, at TechCrunch Disrupt SF 2015.<p>The Lacey, which will retail for $199, uses your smartphone’s back camera and prints full color art on nails in just a few seconds. The only thing you have to do before putting your finger under the …

With A Fresh $14M, Freightos Wants To Power The Global Freight Industry

Take a look around you. From the screen you’re staring at to the shoes on your feet, chances are you’re surrounded by products made in China, India, and Europe. Whether you realize it or not, you rely on the trillion-dollar international freight industry to get these items from the factory to your …

Codementor, A Learning Platform For Developers, Launches Live Group Classes

Codementor, an open marketplace for code instructors, is ramping up its services with the launch of live group classes. The startup, a Y Combinator alum, also announced that it has doubled its seed funding to $1.2 million. Its new investors include Techstars Ventures, 500 Startups, and Foundry …

Startups

Why We’re Jealous of Chinese Smartphones

Five ways China’s mobile culture has leapfrogged what Americans do with their phones<p>Hong Kong<p>We’re not using our phones to their full potential.<p>That we learned earlier this month at Converge, the Journal’s Asian tech conference, where we met Chinese entrepreneurs, colleagues and friends—and of …

Mobile

Can Music Be Used as Medicine?

Biometric trackers are helping scientists tap into the body's response to songs and sound.<p>“Because you listened to Drake, how about Future next?”<p>Pandora, Spotify, and other music-streaming services try to predict what users might like to listen to, based on their tastes and what’s popular with …

The Brain

5 Ways to Increase Productivity by Going Paperless

Here are 5 ways to go paperless and increase the productivity of your business.<p>In the first twenty years after BusinessWeek called for paperless offices in 1975, paper usage actually increased dramatically. The idea of a paperless office seemed like a joke, and there was even a book written about …

Finding their roots: Babylift children return to Vietnam

During the controversial mass evacuation, some 3,000 children were flown out of Vietnam to be adopted by families from America to Sweden. The very first Babylift flight crashed shortly after takeoff.<p>"My (adoptive) parents received a telegram... saying they couldn't find us... we were missing and …

The Next Billion-Dollar Startups

Massively successful startups have historically been rare. Emerging to the wonder of the business world, companies like Yahoo, Google, Amazon and Facebook seemed such aberrations they became known as unicorns.<p>But today’s business playing field sports a herd of them—over 80, in fact. Companies such …

Venture Capital

Ditch the Paper and Increase Productivity With These Six Apps!

<i>This is part of the "Increased Productivity" series where experts in productivity, brain training, and business success share the techniques and tools they couldn't live without.</i><p>Going paperless has probably been an agenda item in most offices for several years now, but somehow it never quite seems …

OnePlus releases its own version of Android as a replacement for Cyanogen

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