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The 12 European tech startups that are most likely to be worth $1 billion next

But in the last 12 months, Europe has added 11 companies to its list of "unicorns." GP Bullhound's report also sets out which tech firms are likely to see reach billion-dollar valuations next.<p>Food delivery startup HelloFresh made it onto GP Bullhound's original list, and has already reached …

Startups

The 5 Most Powerful Candlestick Patterns | Investopedia

Candlestick charts are a technical tool that pack data for multiple time frames into single price bars. This makes them more useful than traditional …

Trading

21 Positive Quotes That Will Powerfully Influence Your Life and Work

A positive mind creates a positive attitude. The key resides in you. Why not take the challenge?<p>It has been said that we can't have a positive life with a negative mind. This is true. Though life is composed of ups and downs, we can build a positive attitude through each lesson that we learn. Life …

Motivation

Practical Pointers for Getting Your Photos Noticed on Flickr and 500px

You have just composed your photographic masterpiece. After hours of planning, precise composition, and utilizing your technical knowledge, you have …

Street Photography

How successful people beat stress

• Sell more than other employees do<br>• Give better customer service<br>• Adjust better to new assignments<br>• Take home an average of 50 to 150% more in annual income

Success

How to land a job you’re not exactly qualified for

Most job seekers encounter the following scenario at some point in their career: you’re not the typical worker bee; you have diverse experience and …

How to Create Grunge Effect in Photoshop in 8 Simple Steps – A Video Tutorial

This simple and effective video tutorial by Glyn Dewis. Here are 8 simple steps to create grunge effect in Photoshop.• Levels Adjustment<br>• Add contrast to …

Tutorials

5 proven SEO tips to boost your site’s search rankings right now

<i>This post is brought to you by SEO PowerSuite, an all-in-one suite of powerful yet easy-to-use Mac SEO tools.</i><p>As Google changes its algorithms, website operators who want to land a prized top spot in search results must update their approaches to publishing and search engine optimization, or …

Mobile Devices

I backed up 24,280 photos to Google Drive. What happened next blew my mind

My lovely wife and I recently decided to back up all our family photos to a single online location, so we’d be less dependent on the Mac Mini they currently live on. That, in turn, would free the Mini up so that the 14-year-old could use it as a music-and-movie studio and (eventually, I hope) to …

Google Drive

How to Make DSLR Footage Look Like an Old VHS

Before getting on a plane for a vacation in Monaco recently, I knew that I wanted to do something different from the previous ‘holiday highlight’ …

Simple '4-7-8' breathing trick can induce sleep in 60 seconds

A deep breathing trick can make insomniacs drop off to sleep in under one minute, a health expert has claimed.<p>The method involves making a loud whooshing noise with the mouth then holding the breath in stages.<p>Called the ‘4-7-8’ method, it has been pioneered by the US sleep expert Dr Andrew Weil who …

Five Ways Job-Seekers Shoot Themselves In The Foot

The job market is getting a lot better, thankfully. One of the difficulties for a job-seeker is that when the job market is horrible, you don’t get much if any feedback on the resumes and applications you file.<p>If you don’t hear anything, you can’t assume that your resume wasn’t a good match or that …

A scientist unlocks one of the mysteries of Arctic ice melt

On a bright day in early May, Chris Polashenski tromps across the ice north of Alaska — 100 miles from the nearest land — to sink half-a-dozen plastic pipes into the ice.<p>Other researchers are spread out around the <i>Healy</i>, a Coast Guard icebreaker. Some have begun drilling through the ice or sawing up …

Portrait Photography: A Basic Guide to Posing

Posing is as integral to portrait photography as the right lens and the right camera angle. A lot of photographers learn this the hard way. If you’re …

Video Tutorials