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IPOs are sending a chilling message about the stock market

"Either the IPO market is going to pick up, or the stock market is going to pull back, but it's hard to envision both conditions peacefully coexisting," Jack Ablin, chief investment officer at BMO Private Bank told the Wall Street Journal.<p>In the US, only 8 IPOs made it through the window in the …

Markets

The Honor 5X was made for tinkering

Most of us are more than happy to use our phone the way it came from the factory. Things mainly work as intended, and other than a few hiccups here …

Christopher Nolan's Memento is being remade – just 15 years after the original

The film that put the Dark Knight director on the map is to be recreated after AMBI Pictures acquired the remake rights<p>Good idea or forgettable gaffe? Two writers go head to head<p>Christopher Nolan’s back-to-front memory thriller Memento is getting the remake treatment just 15 years after it played …

Watch Ashton Kutcher Prove That Smart Phone Addiction Is An Actual Thing

doy<p>Taking a page out of his <i>Punk’d</i> playbook, Ashton Kutcher teamed up with Motorola to prank a bunch of unsuspecting civilians, with the goal of showing them—and us—how addicted we are to our phones. We’d like to preface the rest of this blog post by acknowledging that yes, we are addicted to our …

Six Awesome Gadgets That Will Fill You With Holiday Spirit and/or Rampant Consumerism

Some gadgets are so good that they transcend time and space and transport you into NEW UNIVERSES OF PLEASURE AND CONSUMER PRODUCT SATISFACTION. <i>These</i> …

How Did You Get Revenge on Your Annoying Neighbor?

Whether it’s letting their dog poop in your yard or blasting Skrillex at 2 a.m. on a Tuesday, we’ve all had that <i>one neighbor</i>. How did you get back at …

Germany is about to start up a monster machine that could revolutionize the way we use energy

And they're still dreaming.<p>But thanks to the efforts of the Max Planck Institute for Plasma Physics, experts hope that might soon change.<p>Last year, after 1.1 million construction hours, the institute completed the world's largest nuclear-fusion machine of its kind, called a stellarator.<p>The machine, …

Nuclear Energy

Enterprise Software News, Analysis, Advice

Top Stories<p>Lots of enterprises have a long way to go before they roll out AI-based applications. Where are you on the path to AI?<p>By James M. Connolly …

Business Technology

How Ubuntu is different from Debian

How Ubuntu is different from Debian?Choosing between Ubuntu and Debian for building your business strategy depends on your using preferences …

Linux

Should your self-driving car kill you to save a school bus full of kids?

It’s the near future and you’re reading this on your way to work in your self-driving car. The human driver of the car in front of yours slams on the …

Raspberry Pi offers custom-made, mass-produced boards

It's one thing to buy a Raspberry Pi for your own tinkering, but it's another when you need to buy a lot of them for your company -- you aren't going to tweak thousands of boards by hand. Thankfully, you don't have to. Raspberry Pi is teaming up with Element14 on a customization service that lets …

Young Money: Pros And Cons Of Freelancing | CNBC

Freelancing

This guy used a frequent-flyer loophole to take a $60,000 trip in a first-class suite on Emirates — here's what it was like

Travel blogger Sam Huang recently cashed in his Alaska Airlines frequent-flyer miles for a $60,000 trip around the world, and luckily he took plenty of pictures documenting what it was like.<p>"Unlimited Dom Perignon, wild caviar, and a shower spa while flying 40,000 feet in the air — it's no wonder …

Chromecast Audio review: Give your old speakers a new brain

It's been a little over two years since Google introduced the first Chromecast, a cheap and easy way to turn any TV in your house into a smart TV. The tiny little dongle has taken the market by storm, racking up sales of over 20 million since launch. Now, the company has replaced it with not one …

Audiophile

7 research-backed ways to stop procrastinating (and get more done)

We’re all guilty of procrastination.<p>We start the day with the intention of doing one thing, and it gets pushed off for later in the day. Then the next day. And soon after, the next week.<p>It’s a never ending cycle that never seems to get any easier.<p>Before we introduce the seven research-backed ways …

Procrastination

Proof That the Human Body is a Holographic Projection of Consciousness

We will also specifically explore the exact mechanism behind this principle, and provide scientific evidence so let your rational mind be at ease.The …

Van Turned Dorm Room, Complete With Bed and Desk

My younger sister came to me with an exciting proposition, Turn her newly acquired Chevy Astro into her new home! She was an easy client, all she …

Woodworking

5 Body Language Tips You Need to Master

It's possible for your words and body language to actually contradict one another and send your listener mixed messages.<p>When meeting new people, we often spend a great deal of time rehearsing what to say. What will I talk about if the conversation stalls? Will I sound intelligent? What questions …

Public Speaking

Two Black Holes are About to Smash Into Each Other

Three and a half billion light years away in the Virgo constellation, two supermassive black holes are on the verge of smacking into one another. In …

Android smartphone software tool found to cut battery drain

A new software tool called HUSH, developed by US-based Purdue University, claims to reduce the drain in battery caused by apps even when the phone's …

Why Trading In Your Old Car for a 2016 Prius Might Not Be the Best Investment

Photos of Toyota’s shiny new 2016 Prius leaked onto the Internet this week, supposedly boasting an estimated 60 MPG rating. But should you rush right …

Don't use Sony smartphones underwater

If you head on over to Sony's website today, the company will warn you not to use its Xperia smartphones while underwater. That might come as a surprise, especially as Sony has repeatedly touted the waterproof capabilities of its devices in the past. But really, you shouldn't be doing it. <i>XperiaBlog</i> …

Raspberry Pi Internet of Things Smartphone Controlled SmartHome System (video)

Anyone who has built an Internet of Things system using the awesome Raspberry Pi mini computers, and would like to be able to connect to it using …

Raspberry Pi

Speed up my phone - what can I do to make that happen?

Android devices have a tendency of getting old. And not only in the physical way, prolonged usage can also take a toll on performance, making it seem like you need to upgrade your phone sooner than you thought. What gives? Well, if you have been wondering “what can I do to speed up my phone”, you …

Operating Systems

Intel's New Skylake Processors: What You Need To Know

Stop. Don’t buy that new Windows laptop or tablet. Don’t pull the trigger unless you’re getting a truly amazing deal. Because today, Intel’s …

Computer Hardware

Nextbit's Robin is an Android phone that never runs out of storage

Can sharp design and free cloud storage help the Robin stand out?<p>No matter what smartphone you have, all of them work within some concrete limitations. The battery can only last so long, the screen can only be so big, and the internal storage can only hold so much data. Some phones let you use …

Mobile Technology

How to Double Your Salary in Less Than a Year--Guaranteed

Want to make more money? Here is a guide to doubling your income in the next 12 months.<p>Many people would love to double their salary but feel it is almost impossible. That's why when they come across an article with such a promising title, such as this, they disregard the information presented, …

21 Easy Things To Do On Sunday That Will Make Mondays Suck Less

Because Mondays really don't have to be so awful.

Productivity

7 Timeless Tips to Learn Any Language in Days, Not Years

Learning a new language comes with incredible side benefits, including enhanced brain performance, cultural knowledge, and career opportunities. …

Language Learning