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The 18 best 'Shark Tank' pitches of all time

While each Shark may have their own method for evaluating whether a company is worth an investment, they all agree on the fundamentals of a great pitch.<p>In the best pitches, entrepreneurs sell themselves as much as the product and are prepared to answer any question. The pitches are concise and …

There is a new megatrend in the oil and gas industry

From serious applications like warfare to more quirky ones like pizza delivery, the world is still clearly just starting to figure out how drones can profitably be used. That background makes the recent chatter about the opportunity for drone use in commercial oil and gas applications a very …

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8 Ways Startups Spend Resources Without Adding Value

Every entrepreneur I know is short on resources, including time, money, and skills. The last thing they can afford is to waste any of these, but in my mentoring and coaching activities, I see it happening all too often. Waste in a startup is any activity that spends resources, but creates no value …

9 Incredible Photos Captured by Drones

The winners of the Dronestagram contest display beauty only as an unmanned flying vehicle can.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn …

5 Basics for Building an Online Business That Actually Makes Money

<i>Photo: Flickr/ Daniel Foster</i><p>With the boom of the Internet and social media has arisen a new category of entrepreneurship. Successful entrepreneurs such as Mark Cuban, Elon Musk and Peter Thiel got their start with online businesses. An online business offers an unparalleled opportunity to run a …

9 tourist attractions that are dying

<b>(CNN) —</b> The dilemma is sometimes likened to a double-edged sword.<p>Historical and natural sites of extraordinary beauty often draw large numbers of visitors to the countries that host them, providing a healthy tourism revenue.<p>However, those same crowds often have a detrimental effect on the places …

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NASA funds low-cost probes and other futuristic space tech

Low-cost probes, an extraterrestrial submarine and spacecraft propelled by electric sails: these are but three of the seven projects moving on to Phase II of NASA's Innovative Advanced Concepts (NIAC) program. All the entries have only just begun development, since the program's specifically meant …

Forget Snakes on a Plane – furious BEES attack aircraft in Moscow

‘I have had it with these motherf***ing snakes on this motherf***ing plane’, Samuel L Jackson yells in the timeless Snakes on a Plane.<p>But even he …

Nike Has Their Own Air Force And Futuristic Air Base

Nike likes to say “Just Do It,” and when you look at all the crazy stuff the sportswear giant does, it may be more than just an empty slogan. If …

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Meet NASA's latest plane it wants to fly on Mars to study the planet like never before

To date, rovers on Mars have driven less than 40 miles on the Red Planet. The surface of Mars is almost 56 million square miles, and while satellites orbiting the planet like the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter have helped, there is still a lot of ground left to cover up close.<p>One faster way to do that …

Libyan jet flies extremely low in flyby

Watch the moment a Free Libyan Air Force jet flies just feet away from the ground nearly hitting a man standing on the runway<p>Video has emerged of a Free <b>Libyan</b> Air Force plane flying just feet away from the ground as a man stands on the runway.<p>In the video, which was shot in May but has recently …

2 Killed in Midair Crash Between F-16 and Cessna near Charleston, Officials Say

Two people died when a military fighter crashed into a Cessna plane today midair about 11 miles north of Charleston, South Carolina, according to the …