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Millionaire real estate developer: Here's how to find the next hot neighborhood

Sidney Torres first got into real estate in 1997, when he bought a $40,000 home near Tulane and Loyola University, successfully flipped it and used …

Real Estate

15 US cities where home prices are skyrocketing

Home prices have been rising since the recession but they really surged this past year.<p>"Home prices have increased 6.5 percent over the past year …

Real Estate

Best ETFs For Investors 2018

<i>Our survey ranks funds for cost efficiency in 55 categories.</i><p>What’s the best ETF? The cheapest one.<p>If you want index investing, ignore past performance. Home in on the most cost-effective fund.<p>The Forbes Best ETF survey will help you do that. It displays the lowest-cost exchange-traded funds in each …

Investing

Startups could raise a lot less if their expenses weren’t so lavish

The free-spending habits of tech startups are so familiar they’ve become a cliche. Companies proudly tout their free gourmet meals, climbing walls, and treadmill desks; the excesses are a recurring theme in the HBO show <i>Silicon Valley</i>.<p>Founders justify the lavish perks as necessary to attract and …

Silicon Valley

How to get your startup off the ground: This collection of online classes and apps can help

If you’re launching your own startup, you’re going to learn some new skills. It doesn’t matter what your business is, or how good you are at it, …

US bull market, 2nd longest since WWII, turns 9

NEW YORK (AP) — The bull market turned nine Friday, extending a run that began in the depths of the Great Recession.<p>On March 9, 2009, the S&P 500 hit a cycle low of 676.53, and has more than quadrupled since that date, according to Howard Silverblatt at S&P Global, helped by historically low …

Martin Shkreli Sentenced to 7 Years For Securities Fraud

Martin Shkreli, the former pharmaceutical executive who has been publicly excoriated for sharply increasing the price of a lifesaving HIV drug and derisively referred to as the "Pharma Bro," was sentenced on Friday to seven years in prison for defrauding investors in two failed hedge funds and a …

How to maintain your Mac's storage

Storage just stores, but to keep retrieval reliable it needs to be cared for. Over the long term, files progressively get messier and require …

Python Macbook Case

Zeiss External Camera Lenses for iPhone

Zeiss has a longstanding reputation for creating some of the best camera glass on the market. Now, they’re shifting to appeal to iPhone camera users …

Cameras

ExoLens Offers Professional-Grade Photo Gear for Your Phone

With the Instagram game getting increasingly cutthroat, the ExoLens offer up pieces of kit that’ll help you edge ahead in the hunt for likes and …

Samsung Galaxy

Review: Nomad’s Wallet for iPhone packs a powerful punch with a built-in battery

<b>Company:</b> Nomad <b><br>Product:</b> Wallet for iPhone <b><br>Price:</b> $99.95 <b><br>Compatibility:</b> All iOS devices with a Lightning port <b><br>Website:</b> …

Gear & Gadgets

Best new iPhone cases of CES 2016 (pictures)

Apple kills the headphone jack in the iPhone 7

Antonio Villas-Boas/Tech Insider<p>Instead of using that old 3.5 mm standard headphone jack, people will have to plug their wired headphones into the Lightning port, where you plug in the charger, to listen to music.<p>Of course, they could also connect wireless headphones using a Bluetooth …

Apple Music now boasts more than 10 million paying subscribers

The cumulative number of Apple Music subscribers continues to grow and now exceeds 10 million users, this according to a recent report from the</i> …

Zeiss Is Finally Making High-Quality Lenses For Your iPhone

They say the best camera is the one you have with you, but sometimes the fixed lens on your smartphone can limit your creativity. So Zeiss, makers of …

Cameras

Apple’s Upcoming 4-Inch Smartphone Rumored to Be Named “iPhone 5e”

While just a few days ago we reported on the latest iPhone rumors concerning the 6c, it looks like Apple’s upcoming four-inch smartphone will …

Apple's electric car project an 'open secret,' says Elon Musk

In an interview on Monday, Tesla founder Elon Musk said it is obvious that Apple is working on an electric car to rival products from established …

iOS 9.3 Preview: First look at updated Apple Music + Maps apps in CarPlay [Video]

Earlier today Apple unloaded several new beta software updates including iOS 9.3 for iPhone which adds some handy new features to CarPlay. Specifically, both the Maps and Music apps for CarPlay were updated to work more like the iPhone versions on iOS 9. Check out the details below:<p>The Music app on …

2018 Best Rechargeable Case For iPhone 8 7 6 6S Plus 5S SE

There are 4 color for your iPhone, Rose gold, Gold, White, Black.<br>Electricity Volume: 5800mAh

China Mobile roadmap reveals iPhone 7c launch date

The biggest wireless carrier in the world may have just revealed when the iPhone6c7c will finally launch.<p>Rumors of the iPhone 7c have been heating up the rumormill for months now, and with the device’s big unveiling supposedly just around the corner, it appears that China Mobile has accidentally …

MacTrast Deals: Limefuel Blast 20000mAh Battery Pack

- Dec 11, 2015<p>If you have multiple mobile devices, you know what a pain it is to keep them all topped off with only one charger. The Limefuel Blast …

Tesla now selling iPhone cases made from leftover Model S leather

In something of a strange marriage of brands, Tesla, the Elon Musk led company hell-bent on popularizing electric vehicles, recently began selling …

Everything You Want iPhone 6/6+ Cases

Your phone's about to get carded<p>Carry up to three cards conveniently with your phone<br>• Select iPhone 6 or 6+ model<br>• Available in black, blue, purple, and …

Apple in talks to secure OLED panels for iPhone 8

It’s hardly speculation to suggest that, as soon as Apple is rumored to be entering a new area of production, every manufacturer with capacity wants to get in on the new opportunities.<p>The latest example of this is Japan Display, which is reportedly in the early stages of converting one of its …

Apple's Long, Winding Road To OLED And What It Says About The Next 4 iPhones

Rumors out of the Far East have Japan Display, one of the two major suppliers of displays for Apple’s iPhone, gearing up to mass produce OLED displays by the spring of 2018. Not exactly a household name, Japan Display was formed in 2012 by Hitachi, Sony and Toshiba, combining what was left out of …

Mobile Technology

Apple Smart Battery Case for iPhone 6S review: ​Apple's answer to iPhone battery life: Slap a case on it - Page 2 - CNET

It's a one-piece case design, which is another plus. The soft case bends back at the top, letting the iPhone slide in and dock with a Lightning port. It's a tight squeeze, but I prefer this to the two-part snap-on designs I've used on other iPhone battery cases -- I've had some of the plastic parts …

This simple trick will speed up your iPhone

Want your iPhone to run faster? Here's a clever tip that's doing the rounds<p>If you've got an iPhone and you occasionally find it running slower than you'd like, here's a handy tip to get it running faster.<p>The trick was discovered by self-confessed Apple fan Marc Forrest, whose tweet from November …

JUS – The Thinnest iPhone Solar Battery Case

Editor's Rating<p>4.7?<p>Discovered on 2015-11-22<p>Never run out of battery mid-Tweet again with JUS, the thinnest iPhone solar battery case. A phone without …

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