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A startup that's developing tests that run on a drop of blood just raised $36 million

On Sunday, Genalyte, a company that's developing tests that run on a drop of blood, raised a $36 million round of funding from Khosla Ventures and Redmile Group. Both firms previously invested in Genalyte in 2015. Altogether, Genalyte's raised $82 million.<p>Genalyte CEO Cary Gunn told Business …

7 Top Energy Stocks to Buy and Hold Forever

Let’s face facts. No matter how much we try to conserve energy and burn cleaner fuels, at the end of the day, the planet consumes a lot of energy. …

These 10 Money Podcasts Will Help You Save Tons

Want to save money and become more financially literate without hitting the books? Podcasts are a great way to pass the time, and they serve to …

These 13 Google Chrome hacks will change the way you use the internet

Since it debuted in 2008, Google Chrome has quickly risen to be the most popular web browser in the world, beating out Firefox and Internet Explorer.<p>But that doesn't mean you can't make it better.<p>There are many extensions and programs that innovative developers have built to make using Chrome more …

Google Chrome

The Best Ways To Cure A Hangover

If you simply must embark on a seasonal bender, here’s how to do it right – and avoid “hangover face” the morning after<p>As author and hardened boozer …

Meet Chronos, the adhesive disk that can make almost any watch more like an Apple Watch

Traditional watch fans no longer have to consider forgoing their expensive wrist-wear to have technology on their arm. Chronos, a small disk that fits on the underside of any watch, brings core smartwatch functionality without making you decide on a platform.<p>At a mere 3mm thin and 33mm in diameter, …

Smartwatches

The Bagel Egg in a Hole, the Best Thing Since Bagels and Eggs

Many bread-like products can be the hole for a toad/egg: the classic piece of toast, but also a donut, biscuit, grilled cheese, pizza slice, pancake or waffle, kouign amann, or quesadilla. These options are fun, they probably taste good—but whether they're better than the sum of their parts is …

20 books Mark Zuckerberg thinks everyone should read

He wanted his selections to focus on "different cultures, beliefs, histories, and technologies."<p>"Books allow you to fully explore a topic and immerse yourself in a deeper way than most media today," Zuckerberg wrote on his personal Facebook page. "I'm looking forward to shifting more of my media …

Game Day Buffalo Cauliflower Wings

Nutrition Facts<p>Serving Size<p>187g<p>Servings<p>6<p>Amount Per Serving<p>Calories 231<p>Calories from Fat 119<p>% Daily Value *<p>Total Fat 14g<p>21%<p>Saturated Fat 7g<p>37%<p>Trans …

The Best Breakfasts for Every Back to School Occasion

Getting back into the school routine doesn’t have to mean returning to a breakfast rut. You’ve got your weeknight meal routine on lockdown and nobody can rival your portable lunches. Now it’s time to up your morning game. We’ve put together a list of our favorite breakfasts for every occasion and …

The 25 Best Abs Exercises

Refresh your workout with these ab exercises<p>Nothing says fit like a washboard stomach. But scoring high-definition abs isn't as easy as cranking out crunch after crunch. To sculpt a stronger, more chiseled core, you need the best ab workout to work the two dozen muscles between your hips and your …

How to learn with zero effort

What is the easiest way to learn? David Robson meets a group of scientists and memory champions competing to find techniques that make facts stick... fast.<p>Face to face with the world’s leading memory experts, my mind is beginning to feel very humble. Ben Whately, for instance, tells me about the …

Study Skills

35 books everyone should read at least once in their lifetime

Whether they're written for children, sci-fi lovers, mathematicians, or fiction aficionados, certain stories transcend their genre and should be read by everyone.<p>In a Reddit thread, users were asked what is a book that everyone needs to read at least once in their life?<p>So in honor of World Book …

Literature

‘Comb’ measures tricky terahertz waves

Light can come in many frequencies, only a small fraction of which can be seen by humans. Between the invisible low-frequency radio waves used by …

What Tim Ferriss Does Every Morning

If there’s anyone who really earns the title of human guinea pig, it’s Tim Ferriss. In the process of researching his three best-selling books (<i>The</i> …

Scientists find key to 'turbo-charging' immune system to kill all cancers

Imperial College scientists are developing a gene therapy designed to boost immune cells<p>A protein which ‘turbo-charges’ the immune system so that it can fight off any cancer or virus has been discovered by scientists.<p>In a breakthrough described as a ‘game-changer’ for cancer treatment, researchers …

49 Genius Toast Recipes You Can Actually Make Yourself

We love avocado toast as much as Olivia Pope loves wine. Yes, that much! It’s hard to imagine anything tastier—or easier: Toast bread, smash on …

Healthy Eating

The Workout That Legit Relieves Your Hangover

Not feeling up for a full vinyasa flow after throwing back a few too many drinks during last night's festivities? We feel you. Sure, lounging around …

Tobacco Virus: Demon Seed Could Be Concentrating Solar Power Savior

<b>Published on</b> March 30th, 2015 | <i>by Tina Casey</i><p>17<p>March 30th, 2015 by <b>Tina Casey</b><p>The Intertubes have been buzzing over a new “metallic grass” created from …

DJ Rashad Hayes's Artists to Watch for in 2015

The Taylor Lautner Workout: Build Muscle Fast

Exercises that can help any man to go from scrawny to brawny<p>Taylor Lautner isn't a naturally strong guy, but his career depends on becoming brawny. Between the first and second Twilight films, his character grew into a powerful werewolf. That meant he needed to gain 30 pounds of muscle in a year. …

Breakdown Sets To Build Up Muscle And Strength

At one end of the weight room, there's the bodybuilder who decrees that high-rep pump training is the canonical scripture for gaining muscle mass. At …

The glove that transmits ‘touch’ over the internet

Blind-deaf people are often forced to live in a small and isolated world. But can a new glove open the way for easier communication? Lesley Ogden Evans reports.<p>It’s good to keep in touch – something that Edi Haug and Laura Schwengber know only too well. The pair have been friends since childhood. …

Communication Systems

17 Rainy Day Soup Recipes to Make in 20 Minutes or Less

It’s raining and you forgot your umbrella. And your rain boots. This evening you’re going to need something warm and incredibly easy that you can whip up in less than half an hour. We know the feeling, so we’ve come up with 17 amazing quick and easy soup recipes for a tasty and speedy dinner that …

This should be your first investment

Today's young adults face huge financial obstacles, with huge amounts of student loan debt, difficulties in getting good jobs, and overall lack of confidence about their future.<p>The last thing most young people are prepared to do is to start thinking about laying the groundwork for accumulating …

24 Egg Breakfast Recipes to Start Your Day

More<p>Eggs<p>Buying tips, techniques, and recipes, no matter how you like them.<p>Eggs are a staple of my diet, and while I eat plenty for lunch and dinner, they're still most often seen on my breakfast table. Versatile, affordable, with a nice dose of protein to kick off your day, it's no wonder that eggs …

The proven way to retire rich

Looking for more money for your retirement?<p>Who isn't? This study reveals that there is one sure-fire way to get it.<p><b>The study</b><p>Last year, the National Bureau of Economic Research with professors from the University of Pennsylvania, George Washington University, and North Carolina State University, …

Retirement

Engineers have created a smartphone HIV test that costs $35 to make

Let’s be honest: Smartphones aren’t necessarily thought of as devices that help to slow the spread of sexually transmitted diseases. In fact, …