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25 books that every entrepreneur should read

We spoke with wildly successful entrepreneurs and VCs like Mark Cuban and Peter Thiel and pored over years of interviews with star founders to find the books that every aspiring entrepreneur should read.<p>Here are their top recommendations.<p><i>Bianca Male, Aimee Groth, Richard Feloni, Natalie Walters,</i> …

Self-improvement

Under Armour's UA Band looks like a boring fitness tracker, but the software is killer

Earlier this month, Under Armour unveiled its first ever wristband wearable at CES 2016 alongside a collection of other tracking devices. It was a …

These Are the 25 Worst Passwords of 2015

It’s probably time to change your password. SplashData, which makes password management applications, has released its annual list of the 25 worst …

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Man Flu Is a Real Thing, Says Science

Researchers from Johns Hopkins University find that oestrogen protects women from the flu, but not men.

Johns Hopkins University

All Windows Users Can Now Translate Speech in Real Time

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Meet Fifteen Of The Brightest College Entrepreneurs And Their Innovative Startups

We are hearing a ton of buzz from CES about the latest and greatest innovative products from some of the world’s top companies everything from the world’s first human flying drone, to refrigerators where you can buy groceries from fridge. All of these ideas had to start somewhere and today we are …

College & University

The Best Upcoming Phones

There's always a great new smartphone just around the corner. In this period between CES and Mobile World Congress, the major phone manufacturers are …

'We're disrupting IKEA': Canadian entrepreneur launches $25 stand-up desk

One of Canada's leading high-tech entrepreneurs has turned a low-tech solution to his back problems into a new venture that he hopes will reshape the office furniture business.<p>Ryan Holmes was recovering from a painful back injury four years ago when his doctor suggested that the chief executive …

Startups

Google thinks we can end global poverty in 15 years, is inviting tech entrepreneurs to figure out how

Google has never been a company to shy away from the big challenges in life, whether it’s creating self-driving cars, beaming the Internet from balloons, making human skin or abolishing death. Its latest example is a summit at the company’s Campus London space to try to figure out how world poverty …

5 Web Design Trends to Keep an Eye on in 2016

Web designs trends are a bit like fashion in that they change every year, but unlike fashion, web design is largely dictated by developments in …

Americans often willing to sacrifice online privacy for utility, study finds

The Pew research shows most citizens are willing to trade some amount of privacy for useful tech services – but not without some suspicion<p>Americans have walked a fine line on privacy in the internet age.<p>Taking constant pictures with iPhones is considered normal, while wearing Google Glass creeps …

Pew Research Center

Influencing Web Layouts with Print Layouts

Jen Simmons has a compelling talk (video) where she calls out web design as being far too dominated by the HEADER CONTENT SIDEBAR FOOTER pattern …

CSS

Samsung just won a big contract after losing out on Apple's business

Apple, previously one of Samsung's biggest clients, is expected to move its chip making business to the Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company, starting this year.<p>According to analysts who spoke to The Financial Times, the deal with Qualcomm will fill the gap left by the lost business from …

Mobile