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Wall St. slips as Turkey's currency worries hurt bank stocks

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks dropped on Monday as global jitters from Turkey's plummeting currency spread to Wall Street, with the S&P 500 and the Dow falling for the fourth session in a row.<p>Financial stocks bore the brunt of Turkey contagion fears, with shares of Citigroup Inc, Bank of America …

Stock Markets

90 million Americans use mobile pay apps — but are they safe?

Millions of Americans use peer-to-peer payment services such as Venmo or Apple Pay for on-the-spot money transfers — but is your data safe and are your transactions private?<p>Consumer Reports decided to find out. The editors tested five popular services and found significant differences in data …

Online Privacy

What Does Science Tell Us About The Key Secret To Happiness

What are your goals?<p>Become an entrepreneur. Climb the corporate ladder. Make more money.<p>It maybe to travel the world as a digital nomad.<p>But the …

Happiness

Thor's roommate Darryl survived Thanos' snap, but he's also in a ton of debt

Ever wonder what happened to Thor's roommate Darryl after the events of <i>Captain America: Civil War</i> and <i>Ragnarok</i>? Wonder no more, because Darryl …

Comics

The 4th Industrial Revolution Is Here - Are You Ready?

We’re on the cusp of the Fourth Industrial Revolution, or Industry 4.0. It’s quite different than the three Industrial Revolutions that preceded it—steam and water power, electricity and assembly lines, and computerization—because it will even challenge our ideas about what it means to be</b> …

Manufacturing

Alibaba v. Tencent: The Battle for Supremacy in China

<b>THERE’S SOMETHING IRRESISTIBLE</b> about a clash of titans. The fate of the world hung in the balance during the Cold War standoff between the U.S. and …

China

Stunning iPhone 9 Image Shows How Apple Could Beat Galaxy Note 9

It's going to be close, though.<p>The next round of the smartphone wars is getting underway. In one corner, the Galaxy Note 9 wowed viewers last week …

Galaxy Note

Two Must-Have Skills To Power Up To The Executive Ranks

Talent as a leader comes down to two things: cognitive and emotional agility. These are fundamental and non-negotiable leadership attributes. Sophisticated and seasoned leaders have mastered these multifaceted skill sets.<p>Cognitive agility is equated with seeing the world from a number of different …

Leadership

The gag reel for Avengers: Infinity War will temporarily relieve the pain of Thanos' finger snap

Remember how you wept like a newborn baby at the end of <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i> and haven't been the same since? Luckily, we've got the perfect cure …

Comics

This Technology Is About to Change the World--But No One Is Talking About It

5G will drive artificial intelligence, Internet of Things, and change the world forever.<p>You've heard it all before. Augmented reality, virtual reality, AI, robots, blah, blah, blah.<p>5G is the ugly duckling of technology, yet it is the one that will radically change the world. According to the <i>MIT</i> …

Internet of Things

Chinese media keep up drumbeat of criticism of U.S.

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China's state media continued a barrage of criticism of the United States on Saturday as their tit-for-tat trade war escalated, while seeking to reassure readers the Chinese economy remains in strong shape.<p>Commentaries in the People's Daily, China's top newspaper, likened the …

China

5 Things You Should Refrigerate (But Probably Aren’t)

Ah, adulthood. What a precious time in one’s life where you reach the ‘age of understanding’ that groceries tend to spoil a <i>whole</i> lot faster when …

Bread

Check out these brilliantly weird Japanese inventions we found

I’ve always had a fascination with inventors. So, when I found out about the Tokyo branch of the Maker Faire – a festival where people show off their homemade inventions – I was very much into it.<p>And I wasn’t disappointed. After some wonderful time trawling through the wild, weird, and wonderful …

Inventions

The 5 LinkedIn Videos Every Executive Should Be Making

The fact that video gets so much more engagement on LinkedIn today than text—three times more, according to LinkedIn senior director of product …

Marketing

10 Absolutely Worst Foods to Eat

If your daily diet is full of junk foods such as fried foods, processed deli meats, bacon and soda, you have an increased risk of some major health …

Nutrition

10 Best Super Foods That Can Help You Lose Weight: Healthy Eating

It’s a convenient strategy to latch onto one specific food in the hope that it will completely transform your body, but unfortunately, that’s not the …

Nutrition

BMW board member: This is the biggest issue facing self-driving cars

Autonomous cars would have the ability to choose between life and death — and this could be the biggest stumbling block to their introduction, a BMW …

Autonomous Cars

Bitcoin Dominance Rate Hits 50% For First Time in 2018

Bitcoin (BTC) now makes up 50 percent of the entire cryptocurrency market capitalization.<p>Shortly past 03:00 UTC on August 11, CoinMarketCap's bitcoin …

Cryptocurrency

7 Street Foods You Should Try in Hyderabad, India

Hyderabad has a vibrant street food culture that showcases its unique blend of Mughlai and Andhra influences, among others, just as well as the …

(More Than) 10 Things to Know About San Francisco's Spectacular New Transit Center

The location: The center runs along the south side of Mission Street from Beale Street on the east almost to Second Street on the west.<p>2<p><b>When does the</b> …

San Francisco

Chris Pine and Chris Hemsworth are both threatening to walk away from Star Trek 4

It’s been a minute since we’d heard anything major about the upcoming fourth movie in the rebooted <i>Star Trek</i> franchise. (To be clear, we’re talking …

Star Trek

Nike’s New Soccer Film Is a Monster of a Tall Tale – Adweek

For years, the world has become accustomed to Nike’s soccer ads being reliably excellent. Over two decades ago, 1996 marked the brand’s first …

20 of the best Baltic beach holidays

Latvia<p><b>Beach chalets</b><p>If you like your beaches wild, western Latvia’s “steep coast”, close to the village of Jūrkalne, 200km west of Riga, should be on your list. With pale bluffs up to 20 metres high, it offers excellent photographic opportunities, walks with great views and an experience of untamed …

European Travel

Big U.S. Stocks' Q2'18 Fundamentals

The mega-cap stocks that dominate the US markets are just finishing another monster earnings season. It wasn’t just profits that soared under …

Investing

Police believe this Alexa skill could prevent break-ins

For centuries, homeowners have relied on increasingly novel ways to deter would-be home invaders: From motion-sensing lights to dummy cameras, or even “beware of dog” signs that, let’s be honest, aren’t fooling anyone who has ever met your four pound Yorkie. But it’s a new Alexa skill that might be …

Brand Marketing

Chris Pine and Chris Hemsworth Are Causing Star Trek 4 Problems

Two Kirks seem to be keeping the Enterprise docked for a bit. Both Chris Pine and Chris Hemsworth have reportedly stopped contract negotiations to …

Star Trek

Change These Settings on Your New TV for a Better-Looking Picture

If you’re one of those people who buys a brand-new TV, spends hours straining your back trying to place it in your home entertainment center (or …

Tutorials

Looking to compare all different types of automation? Now you can

Organizations must vet and compare different types of automation based on business needs, but there was no way to do this -- until now. Forrester's …

Human Geography

Amazon built one of the world's most efficient warehouses by embracing chaos

Robbinsville, NJ<p>When Dave Alperson got his first job at an Amazon warehouse in 1997, as a temporary hourly employee, it involved walking around the warehouse with a list of where to find products—mostly books—that customers had ordered.<p>Twenty years later, as a regional director of operations for …

eCommerce

New Horizons Spacecraft Sees Possible Hydrogen Wall at the End of the Solar System

As it speeds away from the Sun, the New Horizons mission may be approaching a “wall.”<p>The New Horizons spacecraft, now at a distance nearly four …

Astronomy