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Turning your idea into a funded company

The cost of entry to the startup world has decreased dramatically in the last decade. We’re now at the point where the tools that were once only available to enterprise users have made their way into the hands of everyday users.<p>Access to bleeding-edge innovation is no longer limited to an elite …

Dating Tips for Modern Adults: Texts, Facebook, Profiles, Phonecalls

For future single-parenting information and resources,<br>we would love your support at The Whole Parent.<p>If you are looking for a post or content that …

Here's Why Some Women are Going After Younger Men

I’ve never been more acutely aware of my age than on dating apps. As members of a society that somehow associates infancy with experience and …

50 Tasteful Barista And Coffee Lovers Icons - Freebie

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Books to Read This Spring That Will Make You More Productive

<b>How to Have a Good Day: Harness the Power of Behavioral Science to Transform Your Working Life,</b> by Caroline Webb<p>The title <i>How to Have a Good Day</i> might …

Interactive lessons catching on

Searching for ways to make learning easier and tired of the high price of books, educators at all levels are finding a do-it-yourself solution to …

5 Ways Sharing Fitness Goals Will Make Your Relationship Stronger

Let’s face it: relationships are hard. Cohabitating, being patient and kind, and putting someone else’s needs ahead of your own aren’t always easy to …

These Painstakingly Hand-Marbled Wooden Designs Swirl with Color

Pernille Snedker Hansen uses an ancient technique to create coiling, colorful amoeba-like designs.<p>Marbling is a painstaking way to create an image. Artists slowly drip paint onto the surface of a pool of water or other liquid, allowing the paint to become swirling, colorful designs. Then the …

Dating Diaries: Amanda and Peter | The Star

Amanda is a 33-year-old small-business owner who lives in High Park. She says, “My best friend described my look as ‘classy yet contemporary.’ I like …

R70 million online dating scam in South Africa

An Internet fraud syndicate operating out of Pretoria stole over R70 million from hundreds of women over six years, with a Nigerian man posing as a …

Unicorns aside, it’s a good time to start a business

There’s been a healthy amount of chatter lately from analysts and tech writers that we are approaching a meltdown in startup financing. Unicorns, those startups valued at $1 billion or higher, are being downgraded at a rapid clip. The most recent victim is Flipkart, an Indian e-commerce firm …

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People Don't Want to Sleep Together on the First Date Anymore

But who's even going on first dates though.<p>Dating has changed a lot in the last decade. Then, there were no dating apps, only dating sites, and it was still kind of taboo to create a profile in hopes of finding Real Love on the Internet. Now it's totally normal and chill to have several apps on …

6 Ways Teachers Are Using Blended Learning

<b>6 Blended Learning Models & Platforms</b><p>by <b>Christi Wilson</b><p>Imagine a classroom where the students have the ability to spend their class time collaborating …

Managing Your Startup In 2016: New Rules For A New Environment

Ajay Agarwal Contributor<p>Ajay Agarwal is a managing director at Bain Capital Ventures, where he focuses on early-stage SaaS investing.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>To be a top quartile SaaS grower, you need to focus on gross churn<br>• Marketing Tech’s Bumpy Road: Consolidation, Growth And A New …

TheFamily Grabs $6.6 Million To Become A Key Startup Accelerator All Over Europe

Back in October 2013, I had dinner with a dozen people in a good-looking Parisian loft. Part of them were working for TheFamily, part of them were entrepreneurs. It was a nice, small dinner talking about startups and the French tech ecosystem.<p>A couple of weeks ago, there were hundreds of …

PayPal is withholding large sums of money from UK startups without explanation

A UK startup has reported PayPal to the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) after the online payments processing service put £44,000 ($63,000) in funds …

Online Dating Profile Tips for Guys (from a Woman's Perspective)

Guys, please don't take this the wrong way, but chances are, your online dating profile isn't helping you put your best virtual foot forward. (I know this because I recently dipped a toe into the intimidating, tempest-tossed waters of cyber romance).<p>Guys, please don't take this the wrong way, but …

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Are You Dating or Pretending?

Some relationships have expiration dates! I wish it was easy to spot it, though. For instance, when I buy milk, that's the first thing I look for on the carton. Knowing that expiration date will determine what size carton I'd purchase because I would need to be able to finish the milk by that date. …

6 Questions You Should Ask Before Moving in Together

If you keep a toothbrush and a spare set of pajamas at your S.O.’s place, it can be tempting to schlep the rest of your stuff and move in for good. While the promise of endless Netflix and chill sessions is appealing, relationship expert Ty Tashiro, author of <i>The Science of Happily Ever After</i>, says …

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Google launches a deep learning course on Udacity

Google today announced that it’s bringing a deep learning course to massively open online course (MOOC) provider Udacity.<p>Deep learning is an increasingly popular type of artificial intelligence. Generally speaking, it involves training artificial neural networks on lots of data — like pictures — …

When Do Most Couples First Say "I Love You"? Study Reveals Average Dating Milestones

Some of us get bitten by the love bug very early on in relationships—others take longer to decide. Either way, many people are prone to anxiety over exactly <i>when</i> to say the L word. How much time is normal to wait?<p>To find out how rapidly different aspects of relationships evolve, Match surveyed over …

The Global Search for Education: Learning How to Learn

<i>"Numeracy and literacy are important, but learning is also a vehicle to help people recover and regain what is most critical to them - their own dignity, self-esteem, and respect for the other."</i><p><i>-- Elhadj As Sy, Secretary General, The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent …

You get $500K. But first you have to move to Ohio.

Ohio has a message for women- and minority-led startups: Move to the Buckeye State and you have a real shot at getting funding.<p>Leading the charge is Cleveland-based JumpStart, a nonprofit that invests in young tech firms.<p>"Part of our focus is to accelerate opportunity for women and minority …

French dating app Happn now has 10 million users — but Tinder still has twice as many

Happn CEO Didier Rappaport.Twitter/didierrappaportMobile dating app Happn has introduced a feature that allows people to send voice messages to their crushes.<p>The feature, which is likely to creep out some people, allows Happn users to send their connections a one-minute long personal audio clip in …

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Personalized Learning: Making the Paradigm Shift

In his latest book, author and academic, Yong Zhao articulates a challenge that is facing many schools today. According to Zhao, in order to …

How Not Chasing Perfection Changed My Business for the Better

<i>The Entrepreneur Insider network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

19 Of The Most Lol-Worthy Tumblr Posts About Dating

"There should be a dating website called ebae."

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