Editor's note: Every morning, James Altucher presents the most timely, topical posts from the Web's best business blogs.

Here are 10 little-known facts from Growabrain, including who was America's first multimillionaire.


Uber-entrepeneur Guy Kawasaki explains the art of sucking up.


I love a good Borders ( BGP) bookstore. Particularly the ones with the Dean & Deluca cafes (like on Broadway and Wall). Here are four potential buyers for BGP, including Barnes & Noble ( BKS).


OK, the dust is finally settling. Should you buy XM Satellite Radio ( XMSR) and Sirius Satellite Radio ( SIRI) now?


Be sure to check Stockpickr's System Trades of the day.


Watch this time-lapsed video of the spread of Wal-Mart ( WMT) stores across the U.S.


Freakonomics finds the 10 most historically inaccurate historical movies.


When a company raises dividends it's a great sign of confidence in its future potential for profits. Here are the latest dividend raisers.


I bet many hedge fund managers wish they could hypnotize as well as this fellow.


How come Research In Motion ( RIMM) is carving up Apple ( AAPL)?


It's quite possible the recession began in December.


Canaccord gives the lowdown on all the online travel companies -- Ctrip.com ( CTRP), Priceline.com ( PCLN), etc. -- and gives its favorite pick and why.


Lehman says IAC/InterActiveCorp. ( IACI) is a buy, and why.
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