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Neuroscience Tells Us How to Hack Our Brains for Success

Tricks like visualization and writing down your goals have a strong basis in science.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What’s the secret to success? Some would argue that insanely successful people possess traits like having a vision, showing gratitude, being honest, …

Self-improvement

Geological Formation

A net-zero house in Northern California is earth-first in more ways than one.<p>Bill Gawthrop and Diane Taylor might live in the only house that is deliberately designed to look as though it has been through an earthquake. Their home, located on a ridge in Northern California’s Mendocino County, has a …

Architecture

10 tools based on AI that will change your freelancing career

Is your career endangered by AI?<p><i>The development of full artificial intelligence could spell the end of the human race…. It would take off on its own, and re-design itself at an ever increasing rate. Humans, who are limited by slow biological evolution, couldn’t compete, and would be …

Online learning startup Coursera raises $64M at an $800M valuation

As the cost of in-class education continues to rise, and the cost for computing continues to fall, we’re seeing a flourishing of startups that target the market for online learning. As one mark of the trend, one of the leaders in this space, Coursera, is today announcing $64 million in a Series D …

Coursera

101 Places to Find Freelance Writing Jobs

Freelance writing is no more lucrative than ever but at least it's getting easier to find work.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Whether you’re an expert looking to make some extra cash or are a full-time journalist or blogger, there’s never been a better time to find …

Employment

Qualcomm spells out the hurdles to ‘extended reality’ glasses

Qualcomm is eager for virtual reality and augmented reality to succeed, since it will supply the chips that power the hardware behind “extended reality,” delivered by ordinary-looking glasses that can be used for virtual reality or augmented reality applications.<p>Tim Leland, vice president of …

Augmented Reality

Our 15 Best Roast Chicken Tips All in One Place

Quick: What are you making for dinner tonight? Is it roast chicken? What a lucky guess on our part! That's the power of persuasion of an inimitable, classic dish.<p>Since roast chicken is such a staple, you probably already have a go-to recipe that's good as it is. But sometimes, perhaps you'd like to …

Facebook’s AR Studio blows the market wide open

Last week at Facebook’s F8 conference, Mark Zuckerberg went all in on augmented reality (AR). Since then his announcement has been praised as a great thing for the AR developer world and panned as an attack on Snapchat. See it here in full:<p>As a longtime AR developer, I can tell you the announcement …

Mixed Reality

The new game from the folks behind 'Grand Theft Auto' is ridiculously gorgeous

In 2010, a new video game classic was born.<p>"Red Dead Redemption" is widely regarded as one of the finest games made in the past 10 years. It takes the open-world environment of "Grand Theft Auto" and twists it into something unique: a third-person, open-world action game set in the Old West — it's …

Red Dead Redemption

Yext: The newest $1 billion tech company

Like most New Yorkers, Howard Lerman talks quickly and dresses in black.<p>The 37-year-old is CEO of Yext, which just had one of the biggest public debuts ever for a startup born in the Big Apple.<p>Yext (YEXT) stock started trading on the New York Stock Exchange Thursday, surging 22%. The company is now …

This is the Jeff Bezos playbook for preventing Amazon’s demise

It’s Day 1 forever because Day 2 is death.<p>Once a year, in his letter to Amazon shareholders, Jeff Bezos gives us all a glimpse into his business world view and management philosophy. This year’s version did not disappoint.<p>In it, Bezos explains how he thinks about preventing Amazon from slipping …

14 Free Tools Every Solopreneur Needs

These apps and digital tools help reduce the time a solopreneur has to spend on mundane tasks.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Solopreneurs are in a class by themselves. Given all the typical pressure of an entrepreneur that they're under, and the fact that they have …

Small Business

Gorgeous modern home with enviable indoor-outdoor living asks $9.5M

Yes, please!<p><i>Have a nomination for a jaw-dropping listing that would make a mighty fine House of the Day? Get thee to the</i> <i>tipline</i> <i>and send us your suggestions. We'd love to see what you've got.</i><p><b>Location:</b> Cherry Hills Village, Colorado<p><b>Price:</b> $9,500,000<p>This sprawling, modern house begs to be seen, yes, …

Infant Brains Reveal How the Mind Gets Built

Is the brain a blank slate, or is it wired from birth to understand the world? An ambitious new study put infants into an MRI machine to reveal a …

A complacent Hollywood ignored rightwing radicalism – now movies need to tell the truth

Blockbuster superheroes and cartoons won’t save us – we need real stories on screen<p>Social historians will read the list and weep: the top 10 global box-office movies in the year the US elected Donald Trump and self-destructed as a superpower. Five are American superhero films; four are animal …

Demian Gregory to Finance, Produce Michael Douglas' 'The God Four'

The movie will begin production in spring of next year.<p>Demian Gregory will finance and produce the Michael Douglas-starrer <i>The God Four.</i><p><i>Game of …

Natalie Dormer

The head of Bloomberg's $150 million VC fund explains the formula for finding a top AI startup

The internet was not yet a commonly-accepted technical protocol for networking and hardware of the terminal's kind hadn't been seen before.<p>So Bloomberg's engineers had to go about inventing the tech themselves — from the set of instructions to carry data across a network, to custom-built hardware …

Artificial Intelligence

This former Amazon manager is behind the breakout IPO of 2016 — and he says Amazon made it all possible

After pricing above its range at $15 a share, Twilio kept soaring and didn't stop for several days.<p>Now with the dust all settled, Twilio is trading at around a market cap of over $3.5 billion, just about three times its last private valuation.<p>And to hear Twilio CEO Jeff Lawson tell it, none of it …

Startups

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Inside Operation Trump, the Most Unorthodox Campaign in Political History

Operation<p>Trump<p>Inside the most unorthodox campaign in political history.<p>Photo-Illustration by Bobby Doherty<p>On the afternoon of March 15, as voters …