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Tech stocks have been one of the stock market’s best bets throughout the nine-year bull run, but investors should still be prudent in terms of how much exposure they own. Kate Warne, investment strategist at Edwards Jones, lays out some best practices for how much tech traders should have in their portfolios. Believe it or […]
BORO host Aston Villa in the first leg of the Championship play-off semi-final. Here’s how to live stream the action online.
A scientist who’s worked at Tinder and Bumble says too many people make the same mistake in their dating profile photo
After working at Tinder and now at Bumble, Dr. Jess Carbino has found that smiling boosts your chances of matching with someone. But too many people try to look like a model in their profile photos, “grimacing” or not emoting at all. Carbino said smiling makes people look kinder and more approachable. Models are sexy. […]
You’ve got to learn how to deal with workplace jerks if you’re going to advance professionally — and preserve your sanity. Robert Sutton, professor of management at Stanford University and author of “The No Asshole Rule,” spoke to a number of individuals who have coped with less than ideal coworkers for his upcoming book “The […]
When Reddit VP Nick Caldwell groused to his mentor at Microsoft, he learned a lesson that altered his career
Several years ago, Nick Caldwell was a brilliant but frustrated engineer working at Microsoft. After listening to him whine for a while, his mentor taught him the proper way to complain. That advise changed his career, turning him to a star at Microsoft, working directly with Bill Gates and Satya Nadella. He has since moved […]
“Fortnite” is everywhere, being played by everyone, and yet it’s tremendously difficult. If you’re one of the many new players just jumping into “Fortnite,” or one of the many people still struggling to eek out a coveted victory royale, we’ve got your back. Here are the eight best tips, tricks, and secrets we’ve got for surviving […]
Mark Zuckerberg once made a $100 million investment in a major US city to help fix its schools — now the mayor says the effort ‘parachuted’ in and failed
In 2010, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg donated $100 million toward creating an education foundation in Newark, New Jersey. The goal was to help the city’s struggling school system. In an interview with Business Insider, Newark Mayor Ras Baraka said that the foundation did not use the money wisely. Baraka added that he wishes the foundation […]
Marvel Cinematic Universe movies have been on a serious hot streak, and it didn’t happen by accident
It all started at the very beginning, really. Marvel Studios hired the most unlikely actor to play a superhero who wasn’t very popular with the masses: Iron Man. Director Jon Favreau, originally seeking an unknown actor to play Tony Stark, cast Robert Downey Jr. in the role, with some major pushback. Throughout the 90s and […]
I tried the new fat-burning workout where you’re immersed in cold temperatures, and it was surprisingly tough
A new workout studio in New York claims to help people burn more calories and shed more fat by keeping temperatures cold. Scientific studies suggest that exposure to cold temperatures can help people develop more brown fat tissue, which could help keep obesity at bay. But it’s not clear whether a 45-minute dip into a somewhat cold room makes […]