Andrei Mihailescu

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You Don't Need a Fortune to Start a Business, But You Do Need This

<i>What can I do if I can't afford to start a startup? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Evan Asano, founder and CEO of Mediakix.com, @EvanAsano, on Quora:</b><p>You can afford to start a startup, you …

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This $300 million Boeing 787 is unlike any private jet you have ever seen

Boeing 787 jets are no puny aircraft. These things haul hundreds of people for thousands of miles. So you can only imagine that this particular 787 that has been converted for <i>private use</i> is completely shaking up the private jet world. The jet's lavish interior was built by Kestrel Aviation …

New Mathematics Accurately Captures Liquids and Surfaces Moving in Synergy

Gas bubbles in a glass of champagne, thin films rupturing into tiny liquid droplets, blood flowing through a pumping heart and crashing ocean …

5 signs your kid could be a tech entrepreneur

In The Wall Street Journal’s small-business report, I wrote about how we can nurture tech entrepreneurs—those young stars who will create the next …

10 things in tech you need to know today

Apple CEO Tim Cook. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson<p>Good morning! Here's the technology news you need to know this Friday.<p><b>1. Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is meeting investors to save her job while laying off over 400 people.</b> Mayer has apparently taken a more "defensive stance" to the idea of selling Yahoo's core …

Four-part video tutorial taps Bob Ross lookalike to promote Photoshop Sketch for iOS

Adobe has chosen to use a Bob Ross lookalike for a series of video tutorials on using Adobe Photoshop Sketch with the iPad Pro and Apple Pencil. The company posted the last of the four-part series (below) over the weekend.<p>The late host of the long-running TV show <i>The Joy of Painting</i> was a much-loved …

For $140k, Land Rover wants to take you on the world's most luxurious road trip

Everyone likes a good road trip. Whether it's to move cross country (check), to see the space shuttle launch (I did the drive, though the launch was scrubbed), or just to see somewhere new (check, check, check).<p>A road trip is an opportunity to see the world, one mile at a time. Most of my road …

Goa Beyond the Beach: Where to Eat, Stay, and Play

The Indian state still attracts the party scene on its northern beaches, but to discover the real Goa, head inland. The reward is a rural landscape dotted with rice paddies and spice plantations, ancient Hindu temples and Roman Catholic churches, under-the-radar heritage hotels, and avant-garde …

Swimming Pools

Watch Two Boeing Planes 'Drag Race' Thousands of Feet in the Air

Footage of an airplane 'drag race' of sorts has emerged and it's everything you would hope it to be and more. Back in 2011, a Boeing 747 and a Boeing …

The 6 best shots I got in 15,500 miles of traveling New Zealand

BETWEEN OCTOBER 2014 AND SEPTEMBER 2015, I travelled 25,000+ km (15,500+ miles) across both main islands of New Zealand, including the smaller and …

New Zealand

STOCKS GET CRUSHED: Here's what you need to know

For now.<p>Stocks got slammed again on Friday as the market continues its terrible start to 2016 that is, on a first-10-trading-days basis, the worst start ever.<p>Yes, ever.<p>Crude oil also continues diving to new lows with Brent crude oil, the international benchmark, falling below $29 at one point on …

The hardest worker on the 2016 presidential campaign trail? It could be Obama

You might think the candidates have the most invested in the 2016 presidential election, but someone else has nearly as much riding on the outcome: President Obama.<p>Though he will not appear on the ballot, Obama believes his legacy hangs in the balance of the election. He has implemented policy on …

5 Things to Watch For in 3D Printing in 2016

What is 3D printing good for?<p>That’s a question that’s become increasingly relevant in 2015, as the majesty of showing off 3D-printed trinkets has …

The most exciting science books of 2016 (possibly)

Books. Everybody loves books, and this includes science books. As yet another year winds down, it’s traditional to review the best books of the past 12 months, using varying criteria. One such criteria is science books, an ever popular subgenre of nonfiction.<p>But while everyone is looking back, why …

Books

Ten cutting-edge university research projects - Telegraph

Durham University

Vicarious Travel: 15 Great Holiday Books

My favorite present to receive is: 1) a trip somewhere or, barring that, a great book that gets me dreaming about a trip somewhere.<p>If you have travel-mad bibliophiles on your holiday gift list, here are 15 fun and inspiring books to wrap up:<p>> Coffee-Table Cool<p>Their thick pages are filled with …

Books

Tech billionaire Michael Dell says 'big data' is the next trillion-dollar tech industry

Why would he be willing to do that?<p>Because he's convinced that EMC holds the keys to the IT industry's monstrous market: data.<p>He told The Irish Examiner's Sophie Curtis:<p>It used to be PCs and smartphones; now you have tablets and sensors and cars spinning out all kinds of telemetry data, and all …

5 New Travel Startups Kicking Adventure Travel Into High Gear

Travelers want their trips to contain a hint of familiarity and a lot of uncharted territory they’re unaccustomed to. Anticipation of a trip is often …

Python 3.5 type hinting in PyCharm 5

Python 3.5 introduces <i>type hinting</i> to help code-writing during development. Let’s take a look at this feature and show it in action.MotivationSome …

7 Best Java IDEs For Programmers

Integrated Development Environment is meant for having a package of amazing features and tools which makes web development faster and simpler. IDEs …

Great Barrier Reef

<b>Site</b>: Great Barrier Reef<p><b>Location</b>: Australia<p><b>Year Designated</b>: 1981<p><b>Category</b>: Natural<p><b>Criteria</b>: (vii)(viii)(ix)(x)<p><b>Reason for Designation</b>: This sprawling coral reef system is one of the most biologically diverse places on the planet.<p>* * *<p>You can spend a lifetime exploring the Great Barrier Reef and still …

Top 10 Adventure Trips

Travel Photography

New app Runtastic Results builds you a personalized 12-week workout plan

Runtastic has launched a standalone app named Results that will place users into a program meant to get them fit in a few months’ time.<p>Called Results, the app puts you through various exercises (not just running!) for a 12 week period that focus on cutting fat, building strength and defining your …

Take a look inside one of America's most mysterious and abandoned hotels

Its past is somewhat twisted, with a history of being a home base for cult leaders, and its interiors are filled with rubble and peeling paint.<p>The Divine Lorraine Hotel and its Victorian-style architecture have become a staple in the Philly skyline, as well as a place for urban explorers to venture …

10 Great Pleasure Hikes in the U.S.A.

Hiking is one outdoor activity that just about anyone old enough to walk can enjoy. Some trails, however, are more challenging than others.<p>If you’re new to the world of hiking—or are a seasoned pro hoping to introduce the younger generation to the joys of walking in the woods—here are ten great …

Hiking

Google tests teen waters with social media app Who’s Down

Google is dipping their toes into teen social media with a new app called Who’s Down. The app serves as a way to broadcast one’s availability and interest so as to bring together equally free and similarly inclined people. The app is currently invite-only, and the sign-up form for Who’s Down asks …

Moorea Is The World's Most Beautiful Island You've Never Heard Of

It almost doesn't look real.<p>Just northwest of Tahiti lies another island that's part of French Polynesia, and despite how utterly stunning it is, chances are you've never heard of it.<p>Surrounded by a bright blue lagoon, the volcanically formed island of Moorea was rated as the third-best island in …

16 luxurious train trips that will make you not want to travel any other way

As Mark Smith, a British travel writer, told the Herald Sun, "A great train ride is that triple combination of the scenery outside the train, the experience inside the train and the people you meet and things that happen on that specific trip which make it memorable."<p>These 16 train journeys will …

32 maps that will teach you something new about the world

EVER THOUGHT TO YOURSELF, “How many smaller countries could you fit into Australia?” Or possibly, “Which countries in the western hemisphere have …