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Now's Your Chance To Own The Island Oasis Of Your Dreams

Building a custom island getaway is about to be a thing – and it's pretty amazing.<p>Private islands are far and few between, and even if one is on the market, there's no guarantee it will live up to your tropical fantasies – or that Heidi Klum won't snap it up first. That, however, won't be a problem …

These Are The 10 Best Small Cities In America Right Now

From strong economies and good schools to affordable homes and actual job growth, these towns have it all.<p>Silicon Valley may get all of the attention when it comes to technology jobs -- it does have a TV show named after it -- but it turns out another tech hub, with a much lower profile, may be a …

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How Floral Designer Sarah Ryhanen Turned a Run-Down Farm into an Artisanal Wonderland

On a ramshackle property in upstate New York, floral designer Sarah Ryhanen grows flowers, raises chickens and sheep and cooks every meal on an …

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Dave Goldberg, SurveyMonkey CEO, Dies Unexpectedly

Silicon Valley and the wider world of technology are mourning the very sudden death of Dave Goldberg, a long time entrepreneur and investor, CEO of SurveyMonkey, husband of Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg, father and friend to many. The news was made public earlier today in a Facebook post from his …

How Peggy Guggenheim Became The Queen of Modern Art

Hers is one of the premier collections of modern art in the world, and Peggy Guggenheim’s private life was as passionate and colorful as her …

Art

The Big Reverse Of The Web

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Dries Buytaert is the co-founder and CTO of Acquia and the inventor of Drupal.</i><p>Here is one idea that arrived before its time: the push-based web, where information comes to us, versus the search-dominant web we’re most familiar with. Those who are looking at the push web in the context …

Safari (Browser)

Inside Jason Kennedy And Lauren Scruggs's Stylish First Home Together

The newlyweds brought their laid back style and love of neutrals into the space.<p>Jason Kennedy and his wife, author/blogger and former model Lauren Scruggs, have only been married for a few months, but they've already succeeded in creating a beautiful home to call their own. The couple settled into …

Sports Tested: Jindafit

<b>For many years, we have tried to justify nights spent out dancing as cardio, drink in hand notwithstanding. It’s a strategy that has proven</b> …

Dance

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虽然上一个假期刚过去没多久,但我们还是终于盼来了五一劳动节!这次短短的3天假期我们和我们的创业者们就不给大家荐书了,而是推荐几部有劲又愉快的电影,供大家消磨好春光。<p>这些电影有的是新片,有的很小众,有的是你可能已经看过的大热商业片,但是也许你可以试试用一个新的角度再来看一遍。<p>祝你节日愉快。<p>《硅谷传奇 …

Safe & Organic: Selecting Food in China

In China, it’s difficult to trust where your food is coming from. Many expats—whether new or long-residing—question the quality of food here. And …

Farm-to-table

7部创业者必看的热血励志片

为大家精选的这7部励志片几乎有一半是根据真实故事改编。他们也曾平凡,也曾懦弱,也曾茫然,但他们坚持了自己的梦想,克服了常人难以想象的苦难,把不可能变成了可能,最终走向了成功。<p>相比他们,我们的条件可能要好很多,起点也高很多,他们能做到的,我们也能!如果你也暂时迷失了自己,不妨看看这些经典的励志影片。N …

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NDAs, Confidentiality Provisions And How To Make Sure Your IP Stays Yours

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Ariel Soiffer practices law at WilmerHale</i> <i>where he advises technology companies on a wide range of</i> <i>licensing, contract</i> <i>and</i> <i>corporate</i> <i>matters.</i><p>Non-disclosure agreements are some of the most common contracts in the business world, and many other agreements have confidentiality provisions with …

Privacy

Using Technology To Humanize Finance

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>David Klein is the CEO and co-founder of</i> <i>CommonBond</i><i>, a student lending platform that lowers the cost of education for borrowers and provides financial returns to investors.</i><p>“Banking is necessary – banks are not.” Bill Gates said this in 1994. It was a bold statement to make at the time, …

Customer Service

Why Every Enterprise Startup Needs A New York City Presence

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <b></b><i>Jonathan Lehr is Venture</i> <i>Director at</i> <i>Work-Bench where he</i> <i>focuses on early-stage enterprise technology investments. He</i> <i>is also the founder of the NY Enterprise Technology Meetup.</i><p>I recently wrote about the state of enterprise tech in NYC in order to showcase New York’s growing enterprise …

After Revolution 2.0

Remember 2011? The Arab Spring, a.k.a. “Revolution 2.0“? Four governments were overthrown. The stage was set for further social-media-fuelled protests: Brazil. Ukraine. Turkey. It seems awfully apparent, now, that Facebook and Twitter can serve as a potent catalyst of eruptions of revolutionary …

Social Media

A Mission Of Excellence

Changing the world. You do it every time you walk on a sidewalk kicking dirt (entropy!) and every time you join a startup in San Francisco. Many of the Valley’s top companies have had such broad <i>cri de coeurs</i>. Google’s mission is to “organize the world’s information and make it universally …