Jordan Clarkson’s Game-Winner Upsets Lakers Fans Hoping for Better Lottery Pick

Most Los Angeles Lakers fans are already looking ahead to next season, but the players are taking it one game at a time, and that's causing some friction.Currently, the Lakers have a top-five protected first-round pick for this upcoming NBA draft. However, if they keep winning games, the pick could end up going to the Philadelphia 76ers.As luck would have it, the Lakers were playing the 76ers Monday night when Jordan Clarkson hit a game-winning shot, giving them the 113-111 win.Lakers fans were not Read more [...]

Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin Reportedly Doing “Better Than Ever” after Split

They put an end to their marriage earlier this year, but Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin apparently are happier than ever post-split. A source close to the couple told E! News that the recently separated couple are making the most of their relationship status, making sure to give their kids a healthy home. "Their relationship is better than ever since they separated," the source told press about the pair that split in March. "They have found something that works really well for them and their Read more [...]

Biohackers Want to Make Your Life Better

Sponsored by Dave Asprey and his media and performance-enhancement company, Bulletproof, the second annual Biohacking Conference last month attracted more than 500 registered attendees and numerous startups offering everything from intravenous vitamin cocktails and blue concoctions of ghee and MCT oil to in-home hyperbaric chambers and electrical muscle stimulators. The goal? Use technology to hack your own biology and, in the process, become a better, faster, smarter, version Read more [...]

Index Funds Work Better Together

“Buy an index fund, and then go to sleep for 50 years.” Sound advice in many ways. But is it the best plan to buy just a U.S. broad stock fund? What about bonds or emerging markets? Owning the S&P 500 and only that index is indeed a powerful way to invest. Over […]
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HP’s Split: Why PCs And Printers Might Be The Better Of Two Bad Bets

Big can be bad. That's my conclusion from the recent corporate decisions by former Bain consultants HP's Meg Whitman and eBay's John Donahoe -- to break up the legacy tech conglomerates they run. It's a classic MBA move -- not what you'd expect from a technology innovator. There is a curious logic to the idea [...] Forbes - Personal Finance Read more [...]

Honeywell Materials Help Mobile Devices Stay Cool; Perform Better

Leading mobile electronics manufacturers are using Honeywell’s thermal interface materials (TIMs) to dissipate the intense heat produced by increasingly powerful chips at the heart of these devices. If not managed properly, the heat can lead to performance issues and even cause the devices to crash.   “End users demand a lot from their devices and our materials help manufacturers manage heat that can threaten performance and longevity,” said David Diggs, vice president and Read more [...]


WASHINGTON (Sept. 19, 2014)—A forthcoming book by BuzzFeed Editorial Director Jack Shepherd, titled 67 REASONS WHY CATS ARE BETTER THAN DOGS (National Geographic Books: ISBN: 978-1-4262-1386-1; on sale Oct. 7, 2014; $ 12.99), offers nearly incontrovertible evidence of felines’ preeminence over canines. Shepherd, who created BuzzFeed’s Animals section and is affectionately known as Buzzfeed’s “Beastmaster,” developed the book based on a popular post from the site. In 67 REASONS WHY CATS Read more [...]