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14 Rules Of The New Workplace That Millennials Need To Master

To navigate the new workplace, Schawbel says millennials need to master a new set of rules that aren't taught in school. Advances in technology, the rise of social media, and 24/7 connectivity mean young people have to promote themselves and take ownership of their careers in ways that previous …

iPhone 5S To Ring In The New With Expected Fingerprint Sensing Home Button

Tuesday will tell, but multiple rumors are pointing to a subtle design distinction for the forthcoming iPhone 5S. Along with new Gold and Graphite colors, the home button is expected have a new look signifying the inclusion of a fingerprint scanner within.<p>FOX News anchor (and now app developer) …

Scan Reveals If Your Civet Poo Coffee Really Comes From Civet Poo

Because that's what you want, right?<p>When you pay $150 to $230 for a pound of exotic coffee, you want to know it's the real deal. Now, a team of chemists say they've developed a way to verify that beans labeled as "civet coffee" are authentic.<p>What is civet coffee and what makes it so expensive? …

Why Did Humans Invent Music?

Darwin and others have said it was a way to woo. Others believe music is social glue—a theory bolstered by a new study.<p><b>Why did humans invent music?</b><p>Until the hot tub time machine becomes a reality, the answer to that question will remain as mysterious as the true identity of the '60s garage band ? …

5 One-Song Workouts

Sometimes you just don't have time to hit the gym.

Macklemore

Faster Forward, Together

Welcome to RocketHub<p>The leading social network for entrepreneurs.<p>Create account Log in<p><i>portrait</i><p>Connect<p>Connect on our growing network with 500k+ fellow …

Customer Service

Apollo 11 Rocket Engine Found by Amazon CEO

Two Apollo 11 rocket engines were rescued by Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos in the Atlantic this year, he said on Friday.<p>He wrote on his blog that “44 years …

Space Exploration

How brick & mortars are stepping up their data game

<i>Zachary Hyman is co-founder of SpotOn.</i><p>The relationship between online software and offline business is a sordid affair, full of challenge and consternation.<p>The last few years, however, have seen Internet entrepreneurs turn their attention toward building platforms that make it easier for physical …

Stream These Coffee Shop Sounds To Boost Your Creativity

There’s a reason that so many telecommuters choose to work in coffee shops instead of their living rooms: working in moderately loud environments where noise levels reach approximately 70 decibels (like coffee shops) breeds creativity, according to research that we first wrote about last year. A …

Creativity

The Week In Numbers: A Planet That Rains Glass, NASA's New Hunt For Life, And More

<b>63 light-years</b>: the distance from Earth to the blue exoplanet HD 189773b, which looks like a cozy place to live—except its surface temperature is 1,000 degrees Celsius and it rains glass. Sideways.<p><b>5.5 million square feet</b>: the floor space of the new world's largest building, which could fit 20 …

5 Other Big Sites Bought by Yahoo!

Today Yahoo! announced that it's buying Tumblr for <b>$1.1 billion</b>. Let's look back at some other sites taken over by Yahooligans...and see how it turned …

'Rebound' is a maddeningly simple physics game

Sometimes the simplest games are the most difficult. That's certainly the case in <i>Rebound</i>, a game in which the only goal is to get a pole as far to the right as possible, but where actually getting very far is incredibly challenging. The trick is that the pole's only means of propulsion is bouncing …

Pot Shops Can’t Take American Express or Deposit in Banks

Every month, Elliott Klug or one of his business partners walks into the Colorado Revenue Department with a messenger bag holding thousands of …

Gold futures end lower for third straight session

SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) — Prices for gold settled lower on Monday, as strength in the dollar and worries that the U.S. Federal Reserve will ease …

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FORTUNE — Statutes passed last November in Colorado and Washington state seem straightforward enough: Anyone over 21 can possess up to an ounce of marijuana without facing any penalty. Simple, right? Unfortunately, not for employers, nor for weed aficionados who mistakenly think their jobs are safe.<p>…

Colorado Lawmakers Set Taxes And Rules For Marijuana Sales

Colorado is set to become the first U.S. state to regulate and tax sales of recreational marijuana, after lawmakers approved several bills that set business standards and rules. Legislators expect enforcement of the rules to be paid for by two taxes on marijuana — a 15 percent excise tax, and a 10 …

Will legalised marijuana lead to an economic boom?

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Cannabis

Atlas App Launches To Make Managing Your Calendar Suck Less

If you’re anything like me*, your calendar is a mess. You actually have multiple calendars through which you try to keep track of various different meetings and you’re always bouncing back and forth between your email and your calendar, trying to keep track of whom you’re meeting when, trying not …

15 Albums That All Hipsters Love

There's A New Generation Of Young People Hopping America's Trains

"Two weeks later I was gone — this was it, I was riding my very first freight train."<p>From 2004 to 2009 Brodie rode more than 50,000 miles through 46 states, documenting who and what he encountered along the way with a Polaroid camera before switching to 35mm film in 2006.<p>The Polaroid Kid showcased …

Crime

4 Signs It's Time To Fire An Employee

<b>1. Not performing up to expectations</b><p>No matter how much you appreciate employees' efforts, if they're failing to meet expectations month after month, then they should probably go. Not only are they costing you money, but they're pushing responsibilities onto other colleagues, causing stress within …

Leadership

Why your brain loves music

New neuroscience study sets out to explain why in some respects music offers the same sort of pleasure as a really good thriller.<p>The love affair between <b>music</b> and neuroscience just keeps going and going. And this isn’t surprising because music’s power over us is so huge, and so odd. It’s not like …

Flute

iFixit: Unlike HTC One, Samsung Galaxy S4 is surprisingly easy to repair

Samsung’s Galaxy S4 smartphone is about to hit stores everywhere and will no doubt be a popular phone choice for consumers. Thankfully, if any buyer needs to get the thing fixed, the repairs shouldn’t be too hard, according to iFixit.<p>iFixit routinely tears down the hottest new phones to give us a …

When A Name Brand Just Won’t Do: Hollywood’s Best Fake Products

Spark up a Bilson and read this story about when content producers eschew realism (and revenue) and go for fake-product placement.<p>This season on <i>Sons of Anarchy,</i> biker henchman Tig gets shot in the ass. As you’d expect, he skips the emergency room; instead getting operated on in the clubhouse. No …

Wanted: volunteers to spend life on Mars - video

Speaking in New York, the CEO of Mars One, Bas Lansdorp, launches a search for volunteers to spend the rest of their lives on Mars. He plans to send …

What's in a name? An H, an i, two g's and an s | Jon Butterworth | Life & Physics

Now a Higgs boson has been discovered, some people with access to the Sunday Times and the BBC have begun agitating to change its name. The idea …

Google Is Forbidding Users From Reselling, Loaning Glass Eyewear

Google is barring anyone deemed worthy of a pair of its $1,500 Google Glass computer eyewear from selling or even loaning out the highly coveted …

Treat Her to a Chick Flick That You'll Actually Like

She's been dying to watch a movie with you for ages. You know it's a cheap and easy date, but you're dreading that snooze-worthy, two-hour, giggles …

7 Common Excuses That Prevent an Employee From Being Great

It’s usually easier to come up with an excuse than it is to actually get something done. I’ve learned that many employees have the potential to be great, but they let excuses get in the way of their true potential. As a leader, it’s important to address these excuses and challenge your employees to …