Chad Yates

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5 Daily Habits of the World's Most Successful Entrepreneurs

The main difference between the few who get ahead and the many treading water is how well they spend their time.<p>Entrepreneur, software engineer, author, blogger and founder of WanderlustWorker.com<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The entrepreneurial spirit lights a flame …

Entrepreneurship

This helpful infographic shows the chemistry behind diamond rings

Diamonds might purportedly be 'a girl's best friend', but they're also quite interesting from a chemical perspective.<p>You could be forgiven for thinking that there's not a whole lot to them; after all, they're simply one of the possible forms of carbon, formed at high pressure beneath the Earth's …

Diamonds

A serial startup employee explains 4 key steps to building a $1 million business in under 48 hours

We were both in hoodies and had a shared penchant for the F-bomb and burritos, all of which led to a caffeine-infused mind meld.<p>It would be the first of many.<p>The matchmaker then introducing us was the prophetic and profane Dave McClure, general partner of 500 Start-ups, which is now headquartered …

Tim Ferriss

10 overrated beliefs about life that might be hurting your success

Here's my take on a few common beliefs that I think we often get wrong.<p>Being in motion is not the same thing as taking action. As a society, we've fallen into a trap of busyness and overwork.<p>More critically, we have mistaken all this activity as an indicator of living an important life. The …

Self-improvement

5 Ways to Learn and Remember Absolutely Anything

Start too early on the details and you'll miss the context of the whole.<p><i>What learning strategies do "quick learners" follow? originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question.</i><p><b>Answer by Alessio Bresciani, strategist with 15 years of experience in digital and mobile, on Quora:</b><p>Your …

Learning

You can buy the only sunglasses made with NASA-certified technology for less than $80

From the surface of the moon to a crescent Earth, their eyes have experienced firsthand a grandeur that most of us will never witness.<p>But those breathtaking views come at a high price for many because in space, astronauts are exposed to higher levels of high-energy light, or radiation, compared to …

Clothing

How Peter Voogd Went From Zero To A Six-Figure Income In 6 Months

At age 18, he told himself that he’d never work a normal job again. Now Peter Voogd is a millionaire media entrepreneur and best-selling book author. But generating wealth wasn’t always glamorous for Voogd.<p>“I didn’t even have money to go to the drive-thru,” Voogd recalls. His frustration with …

Entrepreneurship

The Way Humans Get Electricity Is About to Change Forever

These six shifts will transform markets over the next 25 years<p>By<p>To continue reading this article you must be a Bloomberg Professional Service …

Electricity

Edward Snowden: UFOs Come From Civilization In Earth Mantle

Oh dear, it is Edward Snowden again, the highly acclaimed computer professional and a former Central Intelligence Agency employee who copied and …

The Brand Marketer’s Guide To Participatory Mobile Marketing

Free eBook – Brand Marketer’s Guide To Participatory Mobile Marketing. How video co-creation helps brands break through on mobile, expand campaign …

Marketing

The Investors Behind The Next Billion Dollar Startups

While the aim of this latest Forbes list is to honor the founders of the next billion dollar tech startups and their teams, credit is also due to the investors backing them. Of the five firms listed below, nearly all have been venture capital stalwarts for decades, with just one exception (the …

Venture Capital

Watch and learn: we spent a day wearing the Apple Watch – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 12:30 pm, April 19, 2015 in Shopping & Style, Technology<p><i>The much-anticipated Apple Watch has almost arrived. It looks after David Phelan</i> …

Smartwatches

Location-based mobile advertising loves where you are, not ​where you're going

We have come to trust online marketing and advertising, but mobile messages pushed to us by advertising are still perceived as invasive. One UK company, BlisMedia, is using Smart Data to make these messages more relevant<p>Earlier this week I boarded a British Airways flight to India to spend time at …

How Your Morning Starts With Quantum Physics

Quantum mechanics ranks as one of the greatest intellectual achievements in human history, in no small part because it’s such a counter-intuitive theory. Its most attention-grabbing predictions– particles behaving like waves, quantum uncertainty, superposition states, the non-local phenomena that …

Quantum Mechanics

Will Wearable Tech Bring Humanity a 'Sixth Sense?'

Could gadgets that measure brain waves and heart activity boost athletic and work performance, and perhaps even change the field of medicine?<p>A host …

Moore's Law at 50: how his predictions have shaped the future

The invention of DRAM (Dynamic Random Access Memory) in 1967, by Robert Dennard at IBM, made it possible to fabricate single-transistor memory cells. …

Echoes of the Big Bang Revealed by European Spacecraft

The first scientific results from the European Space Agency's Planck mission reveal new clues about how the universe began – including …

Astrophysics

The Slowest (and Fastest) Home Improvements You Can Make

Source: iStock<p>The “slowest” home improvements may not necessarily be the longest, as many people enter a home improvement project with preconceptions …

Top LinkedIn Groups for Analytics, Big Data, Data Mining, and Data Science – from “Big Bang” to Now

<b>By Gregory Piatetsky, KDnuggets.</b><p>In this post we analyze membership growth trends. Here is our post which examines the activity, comments, and …

3 Ways To Get Early Users

One of the hardest parts of being an entrepreneur is getting early tractions. Here are a few hacks to help you get there.<p>Getting people to use your product is tough. The odds are stacked against you. People are bombarded with new apps and gadgets to try all the time that finding a way to the buyer …

Business Strategy

10 Habits Successful People Give Up to Increase Their Productivity

What are you willing to do in order to reach success? It is common among people these days to be average and not stand out too much. But those who …

Motivation

10 Things We Learned About Aliens (and Hairspray) from Giorgio Tsoukalos’ AMA

Whether you know him by name—or even know how to pronounce his name—you’ve no doubt stumbled upon an episode of <i>Ancient Aliens</i> on the History Channel …

Marlon Brando

The Three Steps to Success on YouTube

<i>This essay is part of a series written by speakers featuring at our upcoming 10th anniversary TNW Conference on April 23 & 24 in Amsterdam. Discount tickets to the event are still available for purchase here.</i><p>YouTube is huge. It has 1 billion users, its the second largest search engine, and over 300 …

Marketing

8 Daily Habits That Will Make 2015 Explosive

Entrepreneur and Penny Stock Expert<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The new year is here and most entrepreneurs are looking at how they will raise their game in 2015. Many of you may want to ramp up your personal development and productivity to a whole new level to reach …

Time Management

California first in US to break ground on bullet train, aiming to link a cleaner-energy state

California broke ground Tuesday on its $68 billion high-speed rail system, promising to combat global warming while whisking travelers between Los Angeles and San Francisco in less than three hours.<p>The bullet train project, the first in the nation to get underway, faces challenges from Republican …

California

Tech 2015: Deep Learning And Machine Intelligence Will Eat The World

Despite what Stephen Hawking or Elon Musk say, hostile Artificial Intelligence is not going to destroy the world anytime soon. What is certain to happen, however, is the continued ascent of the practical applications of AI, namely deep learning and machine intelligence. The word is spreading in all …

Secretive Military Tech Company Announces Augmented Reality Glasses For Consumers

For the past six years, low-key Osterhout Design Group has been building heavy duty smart glasses for the military. But after seeing the kind attention heaped onto gadgets like Google Glass, the small San Francisco-based company is looking towards the consumer market and thinks it has something …

Augmented Reality