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This Beautiful FREE Guide Explains EVERYTHING About How Your Camera’s Autofocus System Works

The autofocus systems in today’s advanced digital cameras are truly wonders of modern engineering, with greater speed and precision than ever before. …

Digital Cameras

The US parrot that mimics other animals

Watch as Einstein, an African grey parrot, mimics a dog's bark, a wolf’s cry and more.<p>Einstein is kept at a zoo in Knoxville, Tennessee, and recently turned 30 years old.<p>On average, African grey parrots live up to 45 years in captivity and 22.7 years in the wild.<p>They are known for their mimicry and …

To Be an Exceptional Boss, Here Are 11 Things You Must Give Your Employees

No, the list doesn't include great pay and benefits. (Shouldn't those be a given?) Great bosses go much further.<p>Think about a boss you truly respected. Think about a leader you truly admired. Think about a leader you not only loved to work for, but <i>with</i>.<p>What sets that person apart from every other …

Hacking: Truth or treason?

<b>In 1972, the mathematician and meteorologist Edward Lorenz gave a lecture entitled: "Does the flap of a butterfly's wings in Brazil set off a tornado in Texas?"</b><p>Lorenz was preoccupied with the idea that tiny changes to a complex system like the weather could produce dramatic and wholly unpredictable …

SXSW: Vint Cerf on Connecting the Next Billion People

The 'Father of the Internet' has a plan for making the Internet truly worldwide.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate …

Artificial intelligence will change America. Here’s how.

By Jonathan Aberman<p>The term “artificial intelligence” is widely used, but less understood. As we see it permeate our everyday lives, we should deal with its inevitable exponential growth and learn to embrace it before tremendous economic and social changes overwhelm us.<p>Part of the confusion about …

Artificial Intelligence

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10 Ways you can model the success of millionaire entrepreneurs

Share9<p>Tweet<p>Share33<p>+12<p>Shares 44<p>It’s no secret that millionaires have different habits, qualities, and ways of thinking than the average person. Those …

51 universal truths that will make you more successful

I've been a journalist for the better part of two decades and during that time I've interviewed and written about thousands of people in various stages of success, from CEOs of multibillion-dollar companies to entrepreneurs launching startups, to entrepreneurs shutting down their startups, to CEOs …

America’s youth are suing the government over climate change, and President Obama needs to react

<b>Protesters in Times Square against climate change in New York, September 21, 2014. (Reuters/Eduardo Munoz)</b><p>These lawsuits could offer a ray of hope for climate change proponents<p>Mary Wood • Charles W. Woodward • IV • Michael C. Blumm<p>December 25, 2016 10:58am (UTC)<p><i>This article was originally published</i> …

Fossil Fuels

A Winner of The Biggest Loser Opens Up About Gaining Nearly Every Pound Back

"I feel like failure."<p>When Ali Vincent won the fifth season of <i>The Biggest Loser</i>, she lost 112 pounds to become the show's first woman winner. But years later, she's opening up about how, and why, she gained back nearly every pound she lost.<p>Back in April, Vincent opened up on Facebook shortly after …

Eco-friendly tiny house offers reclaimed style and drawbridge deck

It’s a special one<p>Today in rad brand extensions, Canadian green living blog Greenmoxie has unveiled their 340-square-foot, off-grid tiny house on wheels that is now available for purchase. Originally intended as an one-off project for readers to book on Airbnb, the now commercialized model …

10 Rules for a great startup idea

Share91<p>Tweet<p>Share231<p>+114<p>Shares 336<p><i>Get our latest app for startup stories, news, ideas, research and analysis.</i> <i>Install Now »</i><p>Even though it’s trendy in …

Entrepreneurship

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