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In 6 Words, Elon Musk Explained Why So Many People Are Afraid to Take Risks and Achieve Greatness | Inc.com

<i>This series examines the stories behind some of the best inspiring quotes of all time. Check out the full list: the best inspirational quotes for 2018.</i><p>The most powerful threat to greatness isn't evil. It's mediocrity.<p>Of all the colorful ways to articulate that truth, one of the best is what Elon …

Cold War

Solar panels and energy storage: the next big thing?

<b>On a dark and chilly winter day, generating your own electricity from solar panels perhaps isn’t at the top of your thoughts. But there’s a growing</b> …

How to Improve Your Sex Life by Doing Almost Nothing

It can happen to any of us: Things are physically going great in a relationship… until they aren't. Sex lives can dwindle for any number of …

A psychologist explains why those Facebook product ads are so darn compelling

Brands know exactly how to play into your mistrust of. . . brands.<p>You probably want to own a mattress you’ve seen advertised on Facebook. Or maybe it’s not a mattress you crave, maybe it’s that reinvented bra. It’s the wool shoes. It’s the super soft modal undies. It’s whatever ad (or 20) you’ve …

eCommerce

Master Excel like the boss you are for less than $30

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, …

Travels with my dad: a bothy-to-bothy hike in north Devon

Our writer is keen to try a hiking route between two of the National Trust’s new camping bothies in north Devon, but is unsure how her recently retired father will take to staying in a ‘stone tent’<p>‘Are we nearly there yet?” The much-dreaded phrase came loudly from over my shoulder as we edged …

National Trust

There's even more evidence that one type of exercise is the closest thing we have to a miracle drug

Get moving.<p>A wealth of recent research, including a new study published this month, suggests that any type of exercise that raises your heart rate and gets you moving and sweating for a sustained period — known as aerobic exercise— has a significant, beneficial effect on the brain.<p>"Aerobic exercise …

New technologies lead Edison-era electricity grid into the future

But self-generation is only the beginning. The bigger changes occur as buildings are networked. “When you’re talking about a half-dozen batteries, …

Urban Outfitters’ Outerwear Section Is So Good Right Now

There are options for now through January.<p>Think what you will about adults wearing Urban Outfitters post-college. But I feel morally obligated to let everyone know that the ubiquitous #cool retailer has some serious gems in its outerwear section right now. And as with some of the brand’s other …

Here’s What Kiev’s Most Stylish Flexed at Ukrainian Fashion Week

<b>Location:</b> Ukrainian Fashion Week, Kiev<p><b>Season:</b> SS18<p><b>Key Looks:</b> SpongeBob chic in slide #1, eye-catching black and white graphics and patterns in slide …

Nike is still the king of the sneaker industry, but even great empires can fall

Nike has dominated the sneaker world for so many years that it has come to seem invincible, particularly in the US, its home turf and the world’s biggest sneaker market.<p>Lately, though, some holes have started to open up in Nike’s armor. In 2016, for the first time in more than a decade, Nike didn’t …

Shoes

Why Pro Surfers Love This Cheap Costco Surfboard

You don’t need to spend big money to ride big waves.<p>While many experienced and diehard surfers will encourage you to invest in an expensive yet …

The story behind Floyd Mayweather's opulent fight-night look

'Totally outclassed' is the conclusion of many pundits following Floyd Mayweather's victory over Conor McGregor in their record-breaking fight which took place in Las Vegas last night. One detail of the evening is certainly in no doubt; when it came to fight night style, Mayweather's bespoke …

3 megatrends that will drive digital business into the next decade - Gartner

'These mega-trends illustrate that the more organisations are able to make technology an integral part of employees', partners' and customers' …

New Mexico company licenses innovative solar panel technology from two Washington universities

Groundbreaking solar panel technology developed at two Washington universities has been licensed by a company out of Los Alamos, N.M., and could …

Here's the Psychology-Backed Formula That Facebook, Google, and Other Billion-Dollar Startups Use to Write Their Case Studies | Inc.com

Since 81% of shoppers research before they buy, you need to give customers what they're looking for before they buy. What are they looking for?<p>With high-dollar decisions on the line, they're looking for <i>proof</i> (i.e., ROI)<i>.</i><p><b>Customers have two questions when researching your company before they buy:</b><p>Does …

Marketing

Online thrift store ThredUP is opening physical retail locations

ThredUP, the online secondhand clothing store that has raised over $130M in funding is going old school.<p>The startup has announced they will be opening at least five brick and mortar retail stores by the end of the year, with the first one soft-opening today in San Marcos, Texas.<p>Why San Marcos, a …