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Find the Chivas Hidden Studio at TNW2018 to hear exclusive interviews

  • TNW Conference is just one day away, and we’re really excited.
  • As we set up the festival grounds, we want to let you in on a little secret: there’s a Hidden Studio somewhere in the park, hosted by Chivas.
  • We might be sending you a hint that you’re near the Chivas Hidden Studio, and it’s up to you to seek it out.
  • If you’re lucky enough to get inside, you can expect super intimate interviews that you wouldn’t find on our main stages.
  • It’s a huge opportunity to see a different side of world-renowned people.
  • We’ve got an amazing line-up — which we don’t want to spoil — but we’re gonna name-drop a few people anyway.
  • Expect some of our headlining speakers, who will also give talks on the main stage, like Nir Eyal (Author of Hooked) and Jason Silva (from the TV show Brain Games).

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Millennials born in the 1980s may never recover from the Great Recession

  • What's worse, the typical 1980s family lost ground between 2010 and 2016, after the recession ended.
  • Those born in the 1980s were not the only group to fare worse than expected.
  • Americans born in the 1960s and 1970s accumulated 11% and 18% less wealth respectively in 2016 than predicted.
  • Meanwhile, older generations were worth somewhat more than expected, with those born in the 1930s doing the best at 17% above the predicted value.
  • In fact, those born after 1960 are earning roughly what was expected.
  • Families headed by someone born in the 1960s and 1970s were more likely to own homes than expected prior to the Great Recession.
  • The 1980s kids, however, were generally too young to own homes prior to the Great Recession.
  • Unlike mortgages, these do not finance an appreciating asset, such as real estate, which is one reason these families failed to boost their wealth in the last few years.

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A look at the life and fortune of John McCain, who has a sprawling real estate portfolio and donated $1.7 million in book sales to charity

  • Senator John McCain has reportedly been spending a lot of time at his ranch home in Sedona, Arizona, where he's been receiving a flood of visitors as he battles brain cancer, reports Town & Country.
  • You may know McCain as the 2008 Republican presidential nominee, a Vietnam war vet, or an advocate for more civil politics.
  • What you may not know is that McCain and his wife Cindy sit on a private, but hefty fortune.
  • He's reportedly worth $16 million, according to Celebritynetworth.com.
  • She reportedly inherited a major stake in the company and became its chairman when her father, the company's founder, passed away.
  • She currently has a net worth around $200 million.
  • A prenuptial agreement dictates that the McCains' money is in Cindy McCains' name, reports the New York Times.
  • Take a look inside their fortune.

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These heat-resistant gloves let you use your hands while you grill for more flexibility and dexterity

  • The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like.
  • Whether it's maintaining a grill or getting the most out of one, having the right materials goes a long way.
  • Doing away with concerns over getting burnt and adding dexterity back into the process goes a long way in making grilling more fun to do.
  • The material will protect your hands, wrists, and part of your arms in heat up to 425 degrees Fahrenheit, meaning you're safe to handle meat while it's grilling or dig a potato out of boiling water without risking burns.
  • If you want increased movement while grilling or the ability to pick up hot grates or meat directly from the grill, these are an inexpensive and highly popular option.
  • If you want to see more from Insider Picks, we're collecting emails for an upcoming newsletter.

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Apple, Exxon, Chevron and GE all have this one thing in common

  • Dow stocks Apple, Exxon Mobil, Chevron and General Electric are trading well above their 50-day moving averages.
  • Apple, the world's largest company by market cap, is trading nearly 8 percent above its 50-day moving average, but Johnson says it's set to continue its move higher.
  • Apple shares traded in the red in March and April before exploding higher on positive earnings in May. Its shares are now more than 11 percent higher for the year.
  • Like Johnson, Michael Binger of Gradient Investments sees more room to run for Exxon Mobil and Chevron.
  • One stock on which Johnson and Binger disagree is General Electric.
  • Where Johnson forecasts a "short-term bottom," Binger sees a fundamental picture that points to further hardship.
  • Still, the stock is 47 percent below its 52-week high, placing it firmly in bear-market territory.

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How software is helping the Internet of Things evolve

  • The Internet of Things (IoT) is growing rapidly as companies around the world connect thousands of devices every day.
  • But behind those devices, there's a sector worth hundreds of billions of dollars supporting the IoT.
  • Platforms are the glue that holds the IoT together, allowing users to take full advantage of the disruptive potential of connected devices.
  • These platforms allow the IoT to achieve its transformational potential, letting businesses manage devices, analyze data, and automate the workflow.
  • In a new report, Business Insider Intelligence examines the evolving IoT platform ecosystem.
  • We size the market and identify the primary growth drivers that will power the IoT platform space in the next five years.
  • And we profile many of the top IoT platforms, discussing key trends in the platform industry like platform consolidation.
  • Get the latest Cisco stock price here.
  • Get the latest IBM stock price here.

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