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I've Got Some Things to Say

I remember the exact moment I knew we were broke. I can still picture my mum at the refrigerator and the look on her face.<p>I was six years old, and I …

Soccer

Salesforce Chief Product Officer: Only 15% Of Companies Prepared For Fourth Industrial Revolution

In the beginning was steam. Then electricity, and most recently computing. But the fourth industrial revolution, Salesforce chief product officer Bret Taylor says, is characterized by the rise of intelligence.<p>And only 15% of companies are ready for the shift.<p>“We’re currently in the fourth …

Salesforce

48 Life-Changing Products On Amazon That Work So Well Reviewers Say They Deserve 6 Stars

I love reading searingly honest product reviews. I know that sounds odd, but there's something gratifying when someone just tells it like it is, …

EQT Enlists AI Partner to Find Startups That Will Rule the World

EQT Ventures co-founder Hjalmar Winbladh thinks he has an answer to the question of how Europe will be able to produce a global leader in artificial …

Best of 9to5Toys: Best Buy’s Father’s Day sale, Clockwork Synergy exclusive deals, Anker’s massive Amazon sale, more

<b>In this week’s Best of 9to5Toys:</b> Best Buy’s Father’s Day sale features up to $350 off MacBooks, Clockwork Synergy offers 9to5Toys readers 20% off for Father’s Day, Anker’s latest Amazon sale is packed full of great deals, more…<p>Father’s Day is almost here, and Best Buy wants to make sure you can get …

These 32 Handy Products Are Trending On Amazon Because They're Effing Brilliant

When was the last time you organized your cabinets or found a way to scrub your counter so well that it gleamed? Annoying chores like this can be a …

How to purge all your search histories

Asking for a friend...<p>Every time you run a search online, the websites where you maintain an account can record that information. This data—collected and stored by search engines like Google, social media networks like Facebook, and retail giants like Amazon—won't disappear when you erase your …

Bill Gates Says This Book Is 'One of the Most Important' He's Ever Read

Millions of people have tuned in for Swedish physician and statistician Hans Rosling’s TED Talks over the years, and the videos caught the attention …

Self-improvement

Azure Notebooks Invites Users to Try Data Science, Free of Charge

Microsoft Azure Notebooks is part of a growing movement to make learning complex programming concepts easier.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, …

The Chrome Extensions We Can't Live Without

Nearly two-thirds of internet users turn to Chrome for their browsing needs, but far fewer take full advantage of its available extensions, the …

Google

The 50 Best Life-Improving Things for Less Than $10 on Amazon Prime

A perfect list for if you have anywhere between $9.99 and $500 handy.<p>Solutions abound on Amazon. Sure, there are obvious solutions like getting a …

Shopping

What enterprises will focus on for digital transformation in 2018

Up until this year, organizations could often afford to overlook the bigger picture for various digital upgrades, improvements, and modernization. In …

Record 6 lanes of traffic w/ AUKEY’s 1080p dash cam for $48 shipped (Reg. $65)

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>Aukey Direct via Amazon offers its 1080p 6-lane dash camera for <b>$48.09 shipped</b> when code <b>D7PVPUPV</b> is used at checkout. Regularly …

This affordable new dash cam features voice control

Dash cams are truly fantastic inventions, but very few are actually hands free or at least safe enough to control while driving. But, now there’s a new dash cam called 70MAI that is controlled by just using voice commands to capture the precise moments you need it to. The camera is currently being …

These sunglasses record video like Spectacles but can post straight to Facebook, YouTube, and Instagram

They look cooler too<p>Remember Spectacles, Snapchat’s video-recording sunglasses that debuted to great fanfare only for the company to lose $40 million after sales cratered? Well, another company is taking a chance on the concept with a pair of smart sunglasses called ACE Eyewear. While Spectacles …

Eyewear

How to protect your PC against the major ‘Meltdown’ CPU security flaw

Everything we know so far<p>Details have emerged on two major processor security flaws this week, and the industry is scrambling to issue fixes and secure machines for customers. Dubbed “Meltdown” and “Spectre,” the flaws affect nearly every device made in the past 20 years. The Meltdown flaw …

7 Storytelling Structures to Improve Your Presentations (Infographic)

What your favorite plots and your next business presentation should have in common.<p>1 min read<p>Giving presentations, whether during meetings with co-workers or to potential new clients, can often seem intimidating. But luckily, there are tried and true ways to organize your information so that it is …

Public Speaking

Five toy drones for beginners

Many of us drool over powerful high-flying camera drones or superfast racing quads, but for adults or kids just starting out, a far cheaper toy drone is far more practical.<p>Made to zip around your living room or backyard for a few minutes at a time, toy drones are a good way to practice your …

Drones

100 Notable Books of 2017

<i>The year’s notable fiction, poetry and nonfiction, selected by the editors of The New York Times Book Review. This list represents books reviewed since Dec.</i> <i>4</i><i>, 201</i><i>6</i><i>, when we published our previous Notables list.</i><p><b>Fiction & Poetry</b><p><b>AMERICAN WAR.</b> <i>By Omar El Akkad. (Knopf, $26.95.)</i> This haunting debut novel …

Books

8 Fantasy Series We Could Adapt Besides More Lord of the Rings

Amazon is going to use <i>The Lord of the Rings</i> series as their way to create their own <i>Game of Throne-</i>style series, by allowing themselves to explore the …

Best Fiction of 2017

FICTION & LITERATURE<p>Released: Dec. 5, 2017<p>Reviewed: Sept. 19, 2017<p>FICTION & LITERATURE<p>Released: Dec. 5, 2017<p>"Regal, raunchy, revealing—the stories in …

15 Life-Changing Fiction Books to Read When You Need an Escape

The only thing I enjoy as much as reading is coming up with a reading list in preparation for an epic (recreational) readathon. Seriously. So as any …

17 Science Fiction Books That Forever Changed The Genre

Speculative fiction is the literature of change and discovery. But every now and then, a book comes along that changes the rules of science fiction …

Science Fiction

17 Great Books You Won’t Be Able to Put Down

Some are new, some are staff favorites, but all are terrific—and you’ll love at least one.<p>If Oddball Families Make You Smile<p><b>The People We Hate at the</b> …

Books

Here's a gentle guide to building JavaScript AI in web browsers. Totally not a scary thing

Google unwraps toy image rec neural netGoogle today popped online something called Teachable Machines, a simple demo for programmers interested in …

Here Are 51 New Science Fiction and Fantasy Books to Choose From in October

October is here, and our list of new scifi and fantasy books is as overstuffed as a trick-or-treat bag carried by a kid who walked the same …

Best home security camera: Keep an eye on the home front

Rent or own, you probably want to know the best security camera system for keeping an eye on your home while you're gone. That used to entail signing …

Smart Homes

The EK7000 is a 4K action cam as good as a $400 GoPro Hero5, but it only costs $73

If you’ve been toying with the idea of picking up a GoPro Hero5 Black but the sky-high price tag is causing you to balk, you’re about to be very …

The Best No-Name Food Stalls in Bangkok—And Exactly How to Find Them

Bangkok is emerging as quite the culinary destination, not only for its markets and food stalls but for the fine dining establishments that are popping up as of late. However, it’s the humble locales down side streets, alleyways, and behind unmarked doors that, some would argue, are the soul of the …

Man Booker Prize 2017 long-list reading guide: The magic of Zadie Smith's Swing Time

<i>Editor's note: Up to 13 September, when the Man Booker Prize 2017 shortlist will be announced, Firstpost will be reviewing all 13 books on the</i> …