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Why Teens Are Impulsive, Addiction-Prone And Should Protect Their Brains

Teens can't control impulses and make rapid, smart decisions like adults can — but why?<p>Research into how the human brain develops helps explain. In a teenager, the frontal lobe of the brain, which controls decision-making, is built but not fully insulated — so signals move slowly.<p>"Teenagers are not …

18 apps that earn you money

We found 18 apps that will make you money. All of the apps can be downloaded for free, and each has a strong user base to ensure that you get the most bang for your buck.<p>From taking surveys to kicking back and watching TV, here are the apps that will put a little cash in your pocket.

100 Talks on Entrepreneurship

This collection of talks on entrepreneurship look at innovation and the new business ventures. Whether it's a social enterprise dedicated to a …

How to Have Successful Conversations With Your Visitors

by Stefan Rössler on January 8, 2015 –<p>Visiting a website is not the same thing as riding a roller coaster.<p>Most people don’t come to your site to …

The Myth of the Tech Whiz Who Quits College to Start a Company

There are three common myths about tech founders: they are extremely young, they are technically trained, and they’ve often graduated from a prominent local university. The logic then follows that to accelerate the growth of a local tech sector, cities need to actively cultivate people who fit this …

Entrepreneurship

4 Ways to Market Your Business for Free

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Ask any entrepreneur that’s just starting out what the most difficult aspect of their business is and they’ll likely point you to the challenge of reaching and retaining customers. Yes, marketing a new business or product can be a time …

Small Business

Box office: Liam Neeson has 'Taken' the top spot from 'Hobbit'

The final installment of<p>Liam Neeson's covert operative series, "Taken 3," grossed an estimated $14.7 million from 3,954 movie screens on Friday — for a projected weekend total that will probably top $35 million, well above initial projections of $30 million. All of this despite the fact that the …

Car Tech Was The Only True Source Of Innovation At CES 2015

I’ve been attending the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) for decades. During that time I’ve observed not only year-over-year incremental improvement, but also the big leaps in technological innovation. At this year’s show, I didn’t notice any groundbreaking advances in the smart-home area that has …

TCA 2015: 'Better Call Saul' is like 'Breaking Bad,' but different

Let's get the elephant in the room out of the way right off the bat: Walter White and Jesse Pinkman will <i>not</i> show up in "Better Call Saul," the upcoming spinoff of the award-winning<p>"Breaking Bad."<p>At least not in Season 1, which premieres Feb. 8 with the first episode of a two-episode debut that will …

Nerd is the new normal

In ye olden days, being “normal” was easy. You watched what was playing on one of the few main channels on TV, you ate at the one restaurant in your town where everyone else ate, you repeated the same jokes you heard around the water cooler at work. Information moved slowly, communication was …

Computer Scientists Ask Supreme Court to Rule APIs Can't be Copyrighted

San Francisco, CA - infoZine - Signatories to the brief include five Turing Award winners, four National Medal of Technology winners, and numerous …

Why Seth Godin Scares Me: The Final Three Reasons Entrepreneurs Fail

Final Chapter of Godin Almighty.<p>Yes — Seth Godin shared nine powerful tips with me. Six of which I’ve already share with you here and here on Forbes.<p>If you’re just tuning in, I’ll reset the stage: As I sat 24 inches from this legend in a dimly lit room backstage, just the two of us alone in our own …

Why Legalizing Medical Marijuana Will Make Investors Extremely Wealthy

I never thought I’d see more people invest in marijuana than smoke it.<p>But those investments are exactly what’s about to happen given a recent survey from some of the most influential and social analysts in the BioPharma space. In fact, according to Investing.com and our research, two-thirds (2/3) …

Key Tips for Blogging About Your Business

Publishing fun, relatable content on a regular basis will help you boost your brand.<p><i>This story first appeared on The Muse, a web destination with exciting job opportunities and expert career advice.</i><p>Whenever I talk to entrepreneurs about the importance of blogging, I usually get the same pained look …

Marketing

New iOS 8 Update Promises Faster iPhones

It would be kind to say iOS 8 got off to a rocky start. WiFi, battery life and Bluetooth problems, a withdrawn fix that did more harm than good and finally a solid fix in the shape of iOS 8.1 more than a month later. But now Apple has finished putting out fires, it is ready to give owners of older …

Want Another Tool To Help Your Startup Get Off The Ground? Here's One, And It's Free

It’s a common little dance done between entrepreneurs and the investors they’re trying to win over: “This is a $20 billion market—I’m confident we can grab at least one percent of it.” Investors smile and nod, knowing full well that the entrepreneur is making an educated guess and ponder – even if …

10 Steps for Success as an Entrepreneur

Want to start a business? Master these skills.<p>What abilities do you need to do to run your own company? There are many different ways to be successful, but Fred Mouawad has some concrete advice that will help no matter what kind of business you're in.<p>Mouawad has started seven different …

California's water innovation problem

At a recent gathering of young professionals in the Bay Area, Scott Bryan, the chief operating officer of Imagine H2O, asked the 60-strong crowd how …

A Complete List of Programming Languages You Should Totally Bookmark

A programming language is an artificial language that is used to write programs in order to control the behavior of a computer. What are the …

How to Hack Sleep

Improve your productivity (and the productivity of your employees) with these tools and tips for better rest.<p>The ability to get by on little sleep is frequently seen as a badge of honor in the business world. Entrepreneurs, in particular, often sacrifice sleep for the sake of their companies. In a …