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Nuts About this Lighting!

We’re just nutty about the Nut-C collection of pendant style lighting! Inspired by the designers favorite type, the top wood section with an …

Design

App Developer at 3 Years Old!

More than ever before, coding is considered to be the one thing everybody should know. Following one’s own speaking language, it’s imperative that …

Los Angeles ranks No. 5 nationally in return on investment for long-term homeowners

Los Angeles homeowners who sold last year after holding on to their homes for a long period of time saw sizable returns on their investments.<p>The typical Los Angeles home seller made $200,000 on the sale of a home in 2016 after owning it for a median period of nine years and eight months, according …

Real Estate

Tom Petty’s best quotes on fame, greed and the state of rock ‘n’ roll

Tom Petty, who died at 66 after suffering cardiac arrest, was never at a loss for words. The Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, who ran up the charts as the frontman of The Heartbreakers in the '70s and later as a solo artist, sat down with USA TODAY a half-dozen times in his career. The best lines from …

10 Healthy Habits That You Should Incorporate In Your Kid's Routine

A lot of our habits (chewing nails, smoking, drinking, etc.) come from a result of a loop: cue, routine and reward. The cue is known as a “trigger”, …

Amazon's new education tool helps students become better writers

Amazon's been ramping up its efforts in the education space since 2013, when it acquired TenMarks. The ed-tech startup helps teachers and parents create easy-to-digest curriculums for young students, which up until today were all about math. But now, Amazon is introducing TenMarks Writing, a …

Active 10 app launches to encourage people to walk briskly 10 minutes a day

The app monitors the speed of walking and shows when a person has walked briskly enough to reap the health benefits<p>Official figures from Public …

Majority of U.S. consumers still download zero apps per month, says comScore

Apps are dominating consumers’ digital media habits, but getting people to try new ones is still a tough sell. That’s the latest from comScore’s newly released 2017 U.S. Mobile Apps Report, which finds that 57 percent of consumers’ time spent using digital media is now taking place in mobile apps. …

20 Truths About Billionaires That Nobody Understands

Lifestyle > Billionaires<p>The world has billions of people but only a few billionaires.<p>Next Article<p>Why Becoming a Billionaire Was 'No Big Deal' to This Entrepreneur<p>Next Article<p>John Rampton • Entrepreneur VIP<p>Entrepreneur and Connector<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their …

Charlie Munger

How to Buckle Down and Write Your Book

Every solid business has a mission statement and a vision, and a book is no different.<p>The idea of writing a book is a daunting one. We hear from would-be authors every day who tell us that they've been thinking about it for years, but just can't get started. There are many things that can get in …

Writing

12 Millionaire Habits to Start Making Serious Money Soon and Build Wealth in a Hurry

Get-rich-quick schemes rarely work but doing the right things every day rarely fails.<p>There's a mindset that's prevalent these days. It's one of instant gratification in an on-demand society that looks for quick results with very little effort. Entrepreneurs know that life doesn't work that way. You …

Texas Women Indicted With Felony Charges After Lying About Being Gang Raped By Three Black Men

She faces up to ten years in prison.<p>A 19-year-old Texas woman who falsely claimed that she was raped by three black men has been indicted on felony …

What is design thinking? The secret to digital success

Design thinking is emerging as a major ingredient in for digital transformation success. But what exactly is design thinking, and how are leading …

Design Thinking

Test Drive: New Hampshire teachers build new ways to measure deeper learning

Schools across the country are watching as some New Hampshire schools start relying less on standardized testing and more on performance-based …

Education

Inside Facebook’s AI Workshop

Within Facebook’s cavernous Building 20, about halfway between the lobby (panoramic views of the Ravenswood Slough) and the kitchen (hot breakfast, smoothies, gourmet coffee), in a small conference room called Lollapalooza, Joaquin Candela is trying to explain artificial intelligence to a layperson.<p>…

Baidu’s former chief scientist says companies need an AI strategy now

Five years from now, company leaders will be looking back and wishing they developed an artificial intelligence strategy sooner, according to one of the veterans of the field.<p>Andrew Ng, the cofounder of Coursera and the former machine learning chief at Chinese tech powerhouse Baidu, said that he …

Artificial Intelligence

6 Things the World's Most Beautiful Kitchens Have in Common

You can join the club, too — even on a small budget.<p>After double tapping and repinning hundreds of kitchens (not to mention spending the entire day, five days a week in one), we've become experts in identifying what draws a person's eye to a cooking space — and we've noticed one really cool thing: …

I spent 23 years as an elite fighter pilot, and it taught me that motivation is meaningless

I was scared of crashing, of being wounded, and of dying. I was scared of failing. I would love to tell you I developed a mantra, or a breathing ritual, or a magic formula that got me over those fears.<p>But I didn't.<p>When I led Marines in combat, they were scared, too. I would love to tell you that I …

Military

Is Apple Cider Vinegar Actually Good For You?

Apple cider vinegar has seen a quick rise in popularity in the wellness world. Its purported benefits read like a laundry list of health and beauty …

Apple Cider Vinegar

How Our Cognitive Biases Create Emotional Conflict, and How to Rise above It | Dan Shapiro

The Neuroscience of Creativity, Perception, and Confirmation Bias | Beau Lotto

Forget work-life balance — living 'the good life' means being successful in these 4 metrics

Eric Barker is the author of "Barking Up The Wrong Tree." In this video Barker reveals the four areas you need to fulfill in order to be happy. The following is a transcript of the video.<p><i>In terms of a big thing everybody deals with today is work-life balance.</i><p><i>Nash and Stevenson two researchers at</i> …

Work-life Balance

Handle Your Stress Better by Knowing What Causes It

No matter how brave, hardworking, and intelligent you may be, there comes a time when stress becomes overwhelming and you get triggered. Triggers are those things that cause you to have a knee-jerk reaction that may or may not be the best response to a given situation.<p>When you are triggered, the …

Science may just have found a way to treat the flu and common cold

Up until now, there has been no real treatment other than rest and fluids, and giving the body some time to fight off the virus.<p>New research shows the answer may lie in a protein which suppresses the body's key antiviral reaction, and the creation of drug to allow the body to use this natural …

Viral

'Get a reality check': Tony Robbins says you should expect your dreams to be destroyed

In a video interview for Inc, he explained that "society does not prepare us for what's really required to be successful in life and in business."<p>Despite the appeal of timelines and goals and calendars and to-do lists, he says we're wrong to think that life is a straight line.<p>"There are no straight …

Tony Robbins

10 Companies Changing The Way We Use Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi has been introduced 18 years ago and changed the way we access information. It enabled rapid technological progress and created dozens of opportunities.<p>However, with great benefits, always comes great responsibilities and threats. The absence of network connection, security breaches and …

Wi-Fi