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Bottled water from major brands like Aquafina, Nestle, and Dasani has been found to contain tiny plastic particles that you're drinking

When you drink from a plastic bottle of fresh H20, you're sipping more than just water.<p>A new report from Orb Media reveals how major bottled water brands, including Aquafina, Dasani, Nestle and Evian all have tens, hundreds, and in some cases, thousands of microplastic particles floating in their …

Pollution

How China Is About to Shake Up the Oil Futures Market

China, the world’s biggest oil buyer, is opening a domestic market to trade futures contracts. It’s been planning one for years, only to encounter …

Bill Gates: Your Summer Reading List Should Include These 5 Books

Summer is a great time to escape: to the beach, to the mountains, or to the world of a great book. This year, I found myself drawn even more than …

Bill Gates once said 'definitely send me a résumé' if you finish this fiendishly difficult book

"If you think you're a really good programmer... read (Knuth's) <i>Art of Computer Programming</i>... You should definitely send me a résumé if you can read the whole thing," read a quote from Bill Gates on the cover of the third edition of the first volume.<p>That quote was taken from a syndicated newspaper …

Bill Gates

SQL Tutorial

SQL is a standard language for storing, manipulating and retrieving data in databases.<p>Our SQL tutorial will teach you how to use SQL in: MySQL, SQL …

Legendary car designer Fisker unveils his new luxury EV in August

Henrik Fisker has already dropped a few hints about his EMotion luxury electric car, but you now know when you'll get to hear the rest. The automotive design legend has revealed that his namesake company will formally unveil the EMotion on August 17th. Not that you'll have to wait too long to know …

Cigna Is Hiring for More Than 100 Work-From-Home Jobs

Get your resumes ready!<p>Earlier this month, Amazon made waves when it announced that it was hiring for 5,000 new part-time, work-from-home positions …

The 'axis of evil' is back

<b>(CNN) —</b> In 2002, George W. Bush identified his now famous "axis of evil" -- Iraq, Iran and North Korea, three rogue, even pariah, states that challenged the international order with terror and weapons of mass destruction (WMD). And he vowed they would not be permitted to threaten the US with the …

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Trump executive order to quit NAFTA in the works, timing uncertain

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump told Reuters on Thursday that he was "psyched" to terminate the NAFTA trade deal with Canada and Mexico, but changed his mind after their leaders asked for it to be renegotiated instead.<p>Trump said in an interview with Reuters that he will not hesitate …

I look like a self-made millionaire. But I owe my success to privilege.

I am a millionaire. The first in my family. A self-made success. It’s the story we love to tell ourselves in America about how anyone can make it. Except it’s not true. The reality is that most entrepreneurs — myself included — are the product of generations of privilege that enable success. You …

First on CNN: Trump's cabinet pick invested in company, then introduced a bill to help it

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Rep. Tom Price last year purchased shares in a medical device manufacturer days before introducing legislation that would have directly benefited the company, raising new ethics concerns for President-elect Donald Trump's nominee for Health and Human Services secretary.<p>Price …

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Always-on Second Screen

7 Cool Gadgets That Make Your Smartphone Even Smarter

Buy these smart gadgets for your android phone and make your android phone smarter. In this post, we make a list of some cool gadgets that works with …

Chevrolet Built a Hydrogen-Powered Colorado for the Army

The ZH2 will see extensive testing by the Army over the next year.<p>Today, General Motors unveiled a new pickup truck that runs on hydrogen fuel cells, designed for the U.S. Army for use in field operations. The new vehicle will be tested by the Army over the next year.<p>The pickup, the Chevrolet …

Baby robot unveiled in Japan as number of childless couples grows

Palm-sized Kirobo Mini ‘wobbles a bit’, blinks and speaks with high-pitched voice in order to ‘invoke an emotional connection’<p>A baby robot designed to “invoke an emotional connection” has been unveiled in Japan, where plummeting birth rates have left many couples without children.<p>The Kirobo Mini …

Artificial Intelligence

Tesla Semi: the automaker hired several engineers from Daimler’s ‘SuperTruck’ program

The US Department of Energy (DOE) has an initiative called “SuperTruck”. Under the program, the DOE gives significant grants to truck manufacturers to increase the fuel economy of medium- and heavy-duty vehicles by developing new technologies.<p>Daimler is one of the truck manufacturers taking the …

The $100 Startup

• <b>Author:</b> Chris Guillebeau<p><b>In The $100 Startup, Chris Guillebeau shows you how to lead of life of adventure, meaning and purpose – and earn a good living.</b> <br>Still in his early thirties, Chris is on the verge of completing a tour of every country on earth – he’s already visited more than 175 nations – …