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This 21-Year-Old's $10 Million Business Is Just Nuts (Literally)

Daniel Katz started his first business at the age of 12. Nine years later, he's on his way to building an empire.<p>Daniel Katz isn't good at sitting still. He gets up each day at 2:30 a.m. to do what he calls an hour-long "heavy workout," which, depending on the day, consists of lifting weights, …

Selling

MIT researchers develop scalable manufacturing process for graphene sheets

Among the almost limitless use cases for commercial-scale graphene is filtration. MIT engineers say they've now developed a scalable production …

Nanotech

Here's When Fortnite's New '50v50 v2' Mode Goes Live And How It's Changed

<i>Fortnite’s</i> second shot at a 50 vs 50 mode goes live tomorrow. This time around, quite a few things have changed.<p>According to information Epic Games released last week, the new mode will now feature two separate buses—one for each team—that start at different sides of the map.<p>The changes will …

Ammunition

The new Ritz-Carlton luxury cruise ships for the '1% of global travelers' look like incredible super yachts — and you can start booking next month

Last year the Ritz-Carlton Hotel revealed plans for a luxury cruise line, with three cruise ships set to begin sailing in 2020. This May, reservations will be open to Ritz-Carlton reward members, and all others in June 2018.<p>Somewhere between a private super yacht and a small ocean liner, the …

Cruise Ships

The ultimate Apple user accessory guide

Apple continues to impress consumers with new releases every single year. From hardware to software, Apple devices are some of the most popular in …

Crowd Funding

This 22-year-old college student makes $10,000 a month off Amazon's Alexa

David Markey, a 22-year-old senior studying applied mathematics and economics at Brown University, got his first Amazon Echo during the e-commerce …

Smart Homes

If your computer has slowed, you might be mining crypto coins for someone else — here's how to stop it

Good news: Virtually all traditional types of malware declined in the past few months. Not so good: mainly because hackers are more interested in using your computer to help them mine cryptocurrencies.<p>It's likely you, or your employer, aren't even aware it's happening. Malware miners latch onto …

Android Phones

Greenland's Strange 'Dark Zone' Is Becoming a Huge Problem For All of Us

Here's why you need to know this.<p>There's a Dark Zone on Greenland's ice sheet, and new drone surveys are showing that it's growing ever darker. On …

Global Warming

New foam armor for tanks can pulverize enemies

A revolutionary new material called Composite Metal Foam, or CMF, can pulverize enemy rounds and could even be used as an armor to protect tanks and other combat vehicles.<p>Believe it or not, this breakthrough foam may provide greater protection than traditional armor steel plates.<p>It is also far …

Military

How Blockchain Is Threatening to Kill the Traditional Utility

If utilities think rooftop solar panels and batteries are bad for business, blockchain should scare the bejeezus out of them.<p>That’s because in …

Wind Power

Alzheimer's gene neutralised in human brain cells for the first time

Scientists have claimed an important breakthrough in the battle against Alzheimer’s after neutralising the most significant gene responsible for the disease for the first time.<p>A team in California successfully identified the protein associated with the high-risk apoE4 gene and then managed to …

Dementia

Researchers can now create 3D-printed structures made entirely of liquid

Scientists at Berkeley Lab, in conjunction with the Department of Energy, have devised a way to construct 3D structures completely made from liquid. …

3D Printing

7 ways to transform your Netflix account into a movie lover’s dream

Think you've perfected art of watching Netflix? Not so fast...<p>Sure, you may have found the coziest blanket to cuddle with on the couch <i>and</i> finally …

Televisions

'First luxury space hotel' plans to offer zero gravity living – for $792,000 a night

A Houston-based company said this week it plans to open the “first luxury hotel in space” by late 2021.<p>Orion Span’s compact Aurora Station – at 35ft-by-14ft its interior will be comparable to that of a Gulfstream jet, the company said – is projected to accommodate four travellers and two crew …

Space Exploration

Lord Of The Rings Returns To Total War With Impressive New Mod

<i>Third Age</i>, an old mod for <i>Medieval II Total War</i>, remains one of the best mods you can get for <i>any</i> PC strategy game. It’s about to get some competition, …

The Lord of the Rings

Tim Cook leads Apple with a ruthless doctrine — and no one is safe from it, not even the company that put the 'silicon' in 'Silicon Valley'

For nearly 50 years, Intel put the "Silicon" in "Silicon Valley." The massive chipmaker pretty much kickstarted the PC revolution with its powerful microprocessors and its collection of multi-billion dollar chip factories.<p>But the tech giant staggered precariously on Monday, losing billions of …

Silicon Valley

The U.S. Wants Back in the TPP? Good Luck With That.

More than a year after withdrawing from a big Asia-Pacific trade pact, the Trump administration keeps talking about rejoining it on its own terms. …

Globalization

Samsung Suddenly 'Confirms' Radical Galaxy Note 9

Yes, it’s time to get excited about the Galaxy Note 9. New leaks revealed Samsung is seriously stepping up its game from the more incremental Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus, and now the company is openly teasing the Galaxy Note 9 to the world…<p>Picked up by Slashleaks, Samsung is now testing the Galaxy …

Galaxy Note

An unheard-of problem: The President can't find a lawyer

<b>(CNN) —</b> Several top US law firms have left President Donald Trump with few places to turn for legal help in the Russia probe.<p>Five large law firms are passing on the opportunity to represent the President after a shakeup last week on his private defense team and as he anticipates giving possible …

Donald Trump

World's Best Honey Garlic Pork Chops Recipe

"A quick and simple grilled pork chop that everyone will love featuring a simple and easy glaze."<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 cup ketchup<p>2 2/3 tablespoons honey<p>2 …

Cooking

Scientists Discover New Human Organ By Chance

A routine endoscopy—a procedure that involves inserting a camera into a person’s intestinal tract—may have led to the discovery of a previously …

Cancer Cells

Nvidia stuns by driving a car in real life through virtual reality

Today at Nvidia’s GTC conference the company unveiled a wild technology demo and it’s straight out of Black Panther. Simply put, a driver using virtual reality was remotely controlling a car in real life.<p>“He’s not with us,” Jensen Huang, CEO of Nvidia, said pointing the driver on the stage. “He’s …

Virtual Reality

Captain Marvel announces three returning MCU characters

Captain Marvel is kicking things off in style.<p>Disney and Marvel Studios announced production has officially started on its first solo female …

Comics

African leaders have created the world’s largest free trade area since the WTO—here’s its potential

African leaders have just signed a framework establishing the African Continental Free Trade Area, the largest free trade agreement since the creation of the World Trade Organization.<p>The free trade area aims to create a single market for goods and services in Africa. By 2030 the market size is …

Economic Development

A new Monsanto-backed company is on the verge of producing the first fruit made with a blockbuster gene-editing tool that could revolutionize agriculture

In a move aimed at securing a place in the rapidly evolving food technology scene, the agricultural giant Monsanto has invested $125 million in a gene-editing startup called Pairwise.<p>The alliance could tee up Monsanto, long known for its controversial dealings with farmers and its role in …

Genetics

Xiaomi goes after Alienware’s throne with a gaming laptop at 'half the price'

While Xiaomi is best known for its Android phones and home appliances, the Chinese brand is now branching out into gaming gear, with a new laptop that promises high-end graphics capabilities – and it costs only half as much in China as an Alienware with similar specs there.<p>The 15.6-inch Mi Gaming …

Computer Hardware

This Disney/Pixar Bracket Is Tearing the Internet Apart, So Tear It Some More and Show Us Yours

The internet is made for many wonderful things, but also, it’s made for yelling at each other loudly about beloved animated movies. So why not add …

Walt Disney Company

U.S. Asks China to 'Immediately Halt' Ban on Foreign Waste

Last year, China—the world's largest importer of waste—announced it no longer wanted to take in other countries' trash so it could focus on its own …

Pollution

Trump's latest step toward a trade war threatens to make one of the market's biggest fears even worse

Now that President Donald Trump has officially announced roughly $50 billion of annual tariffs on Chinese exports, traders everywhere are scrambling to assess the market impact and position accordingly.<p>Among the biggest worries for investors is the US 10-year Treasury yield, which market experts …

Markets

Restaurants make big bucks off people who aren’t eating a thing

If you can’t sell enough food and booze, try marketing the toilet.<p>Slammed by soaring costs for food, labor and rent, New York’s bars, restaurants and …

Profit