The supermassive black hole lurking at the center of our galaxy appears to have a lot of company, according to a new study that suggests the monster is surrounded by about 10,000 other black holes. For
Raleigh’s book, packed with veiled political advice and suppressed soon after publication, is a classic of late Renaissance history writing “When Sir Walter Raleigh was imprisoned in the Tower of London,”
Back in May, just after the main TED event, the TED blog rounded up an incredible list of all the titles recommended from the stage this year. It was enough to fill up most people's to-read queue for to
If you’re already a Star Wars fan, you know that the stories take place in a galaxy far, far away, so the laws of physics should still apply. On the other hand, these are obviously works of fiction; is
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Many of the brightest minds in technology, entertainment, business, and philanthropy have said they owe their success to reading. Microsoft cofounder Bill Gates reportedly reads 50 books a year. Oprah
French startup OpenIO just raised $5 million from Elaia Partners, Partech Ventures and Nord France Amorçage. The company has been focusing on object storage technology for different kinds of infrastructure.
Jason Baptiste wants you to run. He said he’s seen the personal benefits of running since 2009, when he became unhappy with his weight and committed to run a “daily 5k,” something he’s held to ever since.
Intel just challenged IBM and Google in a type of supercomputing that uses temperatures 250 times colder than deep space
On Tuesday, Intel came out with its state-of-the 17-qubit superconducting test chip, matching the biggest quantum computer chip ever to be produced, by IBM. Until now, quantum computing has been, in some
Always prioritize culture. Rana el Kaliouby pictured. Web Summit/Flickr Affectiva's CEO, Rana el Kaliouby, reflects on the challenges of running a company. There are four major lessons she learned from
Culture - and its application to strategy and results - is now a core focus of great organizations that "get it." Volumes of research from global consulting firms coupled with my own experiences as a owner
Many people stay busy. After all, checking items off a to-do list isn't hard. What's hard is checking the right things off your to-do list, completing the right projects, and getting the right stuff done.
You want to start a business. You have an idea. You have a business plan. But you need investors. You need customers. You need to pitch: your idea, your business -- or even yourself. So how can you make
On the ninth anniversary of the founding of Uber, its co-founder Garrett Camp shared the company’s initial pitch deck via a personal Medium post. The deck, and the short post, comes off quite sentimental