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Robots break new ground in construction industry

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — As a teenager working for his dad's construction business, Noah Ready-Campbell dreamed that robots could take over the dirty, …

BlackBerry will keep John Chen as CEO through 2023

Chen says BlackBerry’s turnaround is complete<p>John Chen will remain BlackBerry’s chief executive through at least November 2023, the company announced today. BlackBerry credits Chen with reversing what once appeared to be doomed prospects by eliminating the company’s storied mobile hardware business …

China may adopt some of Germany's law on self-driving cars: expert

BERLIN (Reuters) - The Chinese government is evaluating a German law that lays the groundwork for use of self-driving cars, and will likely adopt some of the German rules, a legal expert said on Thursday.<p>Eric Hilgendorf, who teaches law at the University of Wuerzburg and served on the German …

Now your Audi can read Washington, DC’s traffic lights

V2I tech in newer Audis also works in six other US cities<p>The idea that your car can understand traffic light patterns still seems far-fetched as we’re still trying to grapple with limited self-driving technology. But Audi has been gradually releasing its Traffic Light Information system around the …

4G LTE

This is Manchester's first electric black cab - with 'fume protection', wi-fi, and a roof window

This is Manchester’s first electric cab.<p>The super green SUV - which can even detect poor air quality outside to ‘seal in’ passengers to protect them …

Manchester

Cancer-killing hydrogel stays in place until the job is done

The cure for cancer might have been inside us all along – our own immune system. The trick is to give it a boost to find and destroy those rogue …

Immunotherapy

Vision-improving nanoparticle eyedrops could end the need for glasses

High-tech eyeglasses can give blind people the ability to see, but could the development of eyesight-improving eyedrops help eliminate the need for …

Norway are building the world's first 'energy positive' hotel

The world’s first “energy positive” hotel is set to be built at the base of the Almlifjellet mountain in northern Norway; Svart, which takes its name …

These Entrepreneurs are Earning Crores by Selling Momos

At Wow Momo, they serve a wide platter of quality controlled momos- Momo burger, sizzler momos, momo chaats, chocolate momo to name a few<p>1 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur …

Selling

Whenever the market crashes, Warren Buffett turns to a 19th-century poem

When the market throws him for a loop, Warren Buffett looks to poetry. No, really.<p>The chairman and CEO of multinational conglomerate Berkshire Hathaway today explained in his annual letter (pdf) to shareholders that some of the best market advice can be found in the words of 19th-century British …

Investing

Southwest Airlines Made $358 Million Last Year Selling This 1 Simple Thing (Because People Really Hate to Wait)

They didn't even offer it a decade ago. Now you probably can't imagine traveling without it.<p>Ah, the simple pleasures of life. Among them: booking a ticket on Southwest Airlines and discovering you've landed a position in the coveted "A" boarding group.<p>Now, it's been revealed just how much money the …

checkin

Chinese Bitcoin Mining Firm Bitmain Made $3 to $4 Billion in Profits Last Year, Says Analyst

Bitmain, a privately held Chinese firm that manufactures Bitcoin mining hardware and runs its own mining operations, made $3 billion to $4 billion in …

Porsche Develops Artificial Neural Networks to Keep Machines Running

The sensors use vibrations in machines to fix small problems before they become big ones.<p>Daniel Wollstein—Right Light Media<p>Porsche is undoubtedly one …

Bank of America admits cryptocurrency is threatening its business model

One of the world’s largest financial institutions admitted in its annual report that cryptocurrency is a looming threat to its business model.<p>According to a report filed with the SEC by Bank of America:<p>Clients may choose to conduct business with other market participants who engage in business or …

Top 25 Social Media Tools For Marketers

With today’s society becoming more connected and more reliant on the internet, business ties are increasing being forged online rather than in a boardroom. Nowadays, most brands have at least one online presence, and most have several.<p>Social platforms like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat …

Social Media

Moleskine’s latest smart pen saves your writing to download later

Moleskine has valiantly tried to bridge the divide between analog writing and digital files for years. The company released its Smart Writing Set in 2016 as a $200 holistic solution of pen, proprietary smart paper and app that instantly sent whatever you wrote or drew over to your paired device -- …

This map shows what $100 is really worth in your state

Your dollars go a lot further in some states than others.<p>The Tax Foundation released the latest iteration of its map showing the relative value of $100 in every state compared with the national average using data from the Bureau of Economic Analysis.<p>In more expensive states like California, you can …

Report Suggests Solar Energy Capacity Will Rival Nuclear Power by the End of 2017

Sunny Forecast<p>Solar energy has been on the rise, and based on new data from GTM Research, it could rival nuclear energy in terms of global capacity …

Solar Power

The landlord

He buys cheap, thinks long term and doesn't have time for glitzy condo developers. How Morguard CEO Rai Sahi became Canada's $2-billion real estate king<p>Strolling through a nine-room, 6,000-square-foot penthouse apartment in midtown Toronto on a summer afternoon, Morguard Corp. chairman and CEO Rai …

20 lottery winners who lost every penny

On Thursday afternoon, the Mega Millions jackpot reached $306 million. The Powerball jackpot hit $384 million.<p>While buying a ticket may seem tempting, the numbers suggest that it almost certainly isn't worth it.<p>But even if it does pan out, winning the lottery will not solve all of life's …

To Retire Early, Focus on Just One Thing

We all know what it takes to be able to afford to leave the workforce early: Save like mad, dramatically cut your spending, invest with abandon and …

5 robots that are about to revolutionize the workforce — and put jobs at risk

When it comes to productivity, humans don't come close to robots. Machines don't need sleep, won't slack off or ask for a raise and generally don't …

Pizza Hut

Tony Robbins: What I Learned From the World's Greatest Investors

People are "being sucked into doing the very opposite," he says.<p>It has been one of the more remarkable career arcs in business.<p>Tony Robbins came to …

Investing

Entrypoint CEO Carissa Flocken Wants to Change Virtual Reality

Carissa Flocken, CEO of Entrypoint, answers the Teen Vogue founders week questionnaire.<p><i>To celebrate the launch of Teen Vogue Lifestyle, we caught up with some badass women founders. They filled out our Founders Week questionnaire so we could get their stories, insight, and best advice for being a</i> …

Open-Mindedness

Bots For Sale: Bot Platform Motion.ai Releases Bot Store

Bot-making platform Motion.ai has just released a “bot store,” where companies, groups, and individuals who want to release a bot can get, customize, and deploy a bot in minutes.<p>Restaurant Bot, for example, will let you view a menu, see hours, book a reservation, or get in touch with a restaurant, …

11 Things That Can Spark Massive Success in Your Life

Change can happen gradually, by making small, determined steps toward a preplanned future. But they also happen in the tiniest of moments—sometimes …

25 books by billionaires that will teach you how to run the world

That's why we've rounded up 25 books by self-made billionaires. From the business insights of Bill Gates to the leadership lessons of Richard Branson, the wisdom collected in these pages extends far beyond the classroom.<p>Learn how these masters of industry achieved the impossible, in their own words.

The 10 skills in demand around the world that can get you hired in 2017

According to LinkedIn data, this is the month job applications spike on the social networking site.<p>To find out what exactly employers are looking for, and what it takes to successfully land a job, LinkedIn looked at billions of data points and analyzed all of the hiring and recruiting activity that …

20 Parallax Scrolling Tutorials Every Designer Must Read

<b>Parallax scrolling</b> is a fantastic trend in web design that, if used properly, will make your website stand out beautifully. Parallax scrolling refers …

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