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7 Things to Know About Today's DDoS Attacks

DDoS attacks are no longer something that just big companies in a few industries need to worry about. They have become a threat to every business.<p>1 …

Cybersecurity

Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi sees IPO in 18 to 36 months

Uber Technologies Inc’s new Chief Executive Dara Khosrowshahi told employees on Wednesday the ride-services company would change its culture and may go public in 18 to 36 months.<p>Khosrowshahi, who led travel-booking site Expedia Inc for 12 years, made the remarks as he introduced himself to Uber’s …

Asking These 3 Questions Every Day Will Make You Incredibly Productive (and Successful) | Inc.com

With so many competing demands for our attention at work, and in our personal lives, it can be a real challenge to focus on what matters most and stay productive.<p>Our to-do lists seem to get longer each day, each week, and each month. We have so much to do, it never really feels like we've completed …

Time Management

Jeff Bezos Just Explained How to Achieve Customer Loyalty in Only 1 Sentence | Inc.com

In his letter to Amazon shareholders following the 2015 fiscal year, Jeff Bezos made a brief statement that all leaders should take note of: "We want Prime to be such a good value, you'd be irresponsible not to be a member."<p>It can be tempting to gloss over the sentence as puffery. Don't. The …

Business Strategy

The uncomfortable, powerful truth every manager realizes after getting a promotion

People usually get promotions because of their outstanding achievements and success. But most good leaders realize a strange paradox while climbing the career ladder. As Sarah Thompson, CEO of global advertising firm Droga5, tells the New York Times: “There’s less glory the more senior you get.”<p>In …

GoPro Awards: Charlie and the Soap Opera - "Alright" - Hot Air Balloon Music Video

Music Videos

GoPro Music: Apartment Symphony - A Looping Masterpiece

GoPro

GoPro: Tempest Freerunning Academy with Jason Paul

Freerunning

Explore Inspiring GoPro Videos & Win

GoPro and Flipboard have teamed up to give one lucky Flipboard fan the chance to win a free trip to Hawaii.<p>How to enter:<p>1) Explore the GoPro magazine on Flipboard.<p>2) Tap the heart on your favorite GoPro videos.<p>3) You’re automatically entered for a chance to win a free GoPro trip to Hawaii or a …

Donald Trump’s grandfather wrote letter begging not to be deported. Here it is

When Donald Trump's German grandfather was ordered by a royal decree to leave the country and never return, he wrote a letter pleading the prince …

Donald Trump

The Women Behind The 'Alt-Right'

Last weekend, when white nationalists descended on Charlottesville to protest, it was clear that almost exclusively white, young males comprised the so-called alt-right movement — there were women, but very few.<p>So where were the white women who weren't out protesting in the streets?<p>For the most …

Feminism

NASA takes steps to save human civilisation from Yellowstone Supervolcano: 7 things to know

This volcano is situated in the Yellowstone National Park located in the US. It is defined as one of the major natural threat to the human …

Expect to see more and more tech execs running for political office

Silicon Valley is coming to Washington, D.C.<p><i>A version of this essay was originally published at</i> <i>Tech.pinions</i><i>, a website dedicated to informed opinions, insight and perspective on the tech industry.</i><p>There have been many stories written recently about Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg doing a tour of …

Silicon Valley

Facebook Shares Jump as Earnings Ease Investors' Ad Growth Concerns

In May, Facebook’s stock fell after the social networking giant’s quarterly results failed to reassure investors fears about slowing ad sales …

Sheryl Sandberg

World stocks mixed amid raft of corporate earnings

Global stocks were mixed on Thursday as investors digested a raft of corporate earnings results and the Federal Reserve's decision to pause its slow-moving campaign to raise interest rates.<p>KEEPING SCORE: European markets lost early gains, with the CAC 40 of France flat at 5,188 and Britain's FTSE …

Joe Biden: Americans decided health care is for all. The GOP wants to roll that back.

As vice president, I met with Americans all across our country. What they told me over and over is that the Affordable Care Act gave them peace of mind — that if they got sick, or if their child got sick, they could get care and not have to worry about going broke as a result. They no longer had to …

Health Care

Wells Fargo to pay $142M in fake-account settlement

Banking giant Wells Fargo & Co. will pay $142 million in a class-action settlement to customers whose credit scores have been hurt by its employees’ much-maligned practices of creating fake accounts at bank branches.<p>The settlement, approved by a California judge and announced Sunday, calls for …

Finance

Finally Everyone Agrees: Health Care Is a Human Right

Let's hope we all remember the moral arguments about health care once the Trump administration ends<p>Many years ago, while researching a book chapter …

Justice Neil Gorsuch delivering as Trump's promised conservative

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> In his scant two and a half months on the bench, Justice Neil Gorsuch has proven he's no ordinary junior-most justice.<p>From his first day on the bench when he dominated oral arguments, to Monday, when he wrote a dissent in a case related to gay marriage, joined his conservative …

Same-Sex Couples

Senate GOP seethes at Trump impulsiveness

Top Republican officials and senators say the White House is crippling efforts to expand the Senate majority.<p>Top GOP officials and senators say White House chaos and impulsiveness are crippling efforts to expand the Republican Senate majority in 2018, unraveling long-laid plans and needlessly …

Republicans

Debt, protectionism could drag down improving global economy

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The global economy has picked up and prospects for the next few months are the best in a long time.<p>But the recovery is maturing and faces risks from populist rejection of free trade and from high debt that could burden consumers and companies as interest rates rise.<p>Those …

Economy

The British Virgin Islands is trying to prove it's not a tax haven — campaigners aren't buying it

The report, written by Capital Economics and commissioned by BVI Finance, which promotes the country's financial sector, said the islands are strong contributors to the global economy and help facilitate international trade and investment.<p>But campaigners contend that the report paints a too-rosy …

Corruption
Stock Markets

Snatched: A 2017 Movie That Wishes It Were 1997

The new film, starring Amy Schumer and Goldie Hawn, is a kidnapping comedy with very little payoff.<p>I imagine the pitch meeting went something like this:<p>Producer 1: “So the conceit is: A mother and a daughter go on vacation together in Ecuador ...”<p>Producer 2: “But then: They get kidnapped! And have …

Comedy

Why You Really Need to Stop Using Public Wi-Fi

In today’s busy world, convenience seems to outweigh consequence, especially with how people use their mobile devices. Using free public Wi-Fi networks, for example, comes with any number of serious security risks, yet surveys show that the overwhelming majority of Americans do it anyway. In a …

Information Systems

5 Success Tips From a Multimillionaire Who Used to Work at Kmart

An immigrant who started out stocking shelves shares his best advice for creating massive success.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Take a look at entrepreneur Manny Khoshbin's 650,000-plus follower Instagram account: you'll see his drool-worthy supercars, palatial …

Motivation

Scientists say the Great Barrier Reef is officially dying

In recent years, things have been overwhelmingly bad for the Great Barrier Reef.<p>Scientists say that one of our world's greatest natural treasures is now truly "terminal." This news comes after sequential, massive bleaching events — which is what happens when ocean temperatures rise beyond levels …

How Did the Trump Administration Lose an Aircraft Carrier?

The White House said the USS Carl Vinson was headed for North Korea as it sailed the opposite direction—the latest example of a communications failure inside the executive branch.<p>A certain amount of unpredictability is a virtue in foreign policy. When one’s adversaries—and perhaps one’s …

Mexico’s Revenge

By antagonizing the U.S.’s neighbor to the south, Donald Trump has made the classic bully’s error: He has underestimated his victim.<p>Leer este artículo en español.<p>When Donald Trump first made sport of thumping Mexico—when he accused America’s neighbor of exporting rapists and “bad hombres,” when he …

The 6 Things I Stopped Doing This Year

And how I'm already seeing the difference.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>A third of 2017 is already, but how much closer are you to achieving your annual goals? What have you done so far? More importantly, what have you <i>not</i> done?<p>I've stopped doing six things so far this …

Energized