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Eufy EverCam is a truly wire-free security camera with 365-day battery life

There have been a lot of innovations in the smart security camera market over the last few years, but a couple pain points that still remain are …

Batteries

How a 27-Year-Old Math Whiz (and His Uber Driver) Found a Big Flaw in an IRS Tax Formula

He also came up with a fix.<p>Most people chat with their Uber driver about traffic or the weather. Sam Ferguson, on the other hand, spent one January …

Health Care

Three Good Places to Find Hands-on STEM Lessons

Like a lot of people, my most memorable moments from elementary school involved hands-on science lessons. One of my favorite experiences was making …

Education Technology

Science Discovered That Banning Small Talk from Your Conversations Makes You Happier (Try Asking These 13 Questions Instead)

It's time to delete questions like 'what do you do?' and 'where do you live?' from your vocabulary forever.<p>Ever walk into a networking event or cocktail party and all you hear is superficial chit-chat? The small talk is deafening and doesn't evolve into anything substantial. You can hardly stand …

Nonprofits

Bill Gates Wants You to Watch These 9 TED Talks

You can read what Gates called "one of the most important" books he's ever read, or you can watch these short but amazing TED Talks.<p>In an interview published in <i>Time</i> magazine earlier today, Bill Gates said that the late Hans Rosling's book <i>Factfulness: Ten Reasons We're Wrong About the World--and Why</i> …

Self-improvement

25 Open Datasets for Deep Learning Every Data Scientist Must Work With

Introduction<p>The key to getting better at deep learning (or most fields in life) is practice. Practice on a variety of problems – from image …

Deep Learning

A new school in India will prioritize happiness instead of grades — take a look inside

Around the world, most secondary schools share a similar design: There are hallways that lead to classrooms, a front and back entrance, a cafeteria, and a gymnasium.<p>Near Chennai, India, a new boarding school called Riverbend aims to rethink traditional architecture — and curricula — in education. …

Pedagogy

50 Great iPad STEAM Apps for Teachers and Students

After we have covered STEAM websites to use with your students in class, we are sharing with you this visual we have been working on for the last few …

Education Technology

Pegasystems aims to give sales people personalized coaching via AI

Pega Sales Coach is an AI-powered tool to help managers train and motivate sales people.<p>If enterprise software companies have their way artificial …

Artificial Intelligence

3 Excellent Google Drive Screen Recorders for Teachers

Here are 3 excellent tools you can use to record your screen and share your screencasts with others. The great thing about these tools is that they …

Education Technology

Envkey wants to create a smarter place to store a company’s API keys and credentials

If an engineer ends up leaving a company — on their own, or for any other reason — the company is going to have to quickly work to change all of their keys for their credentials and keys application components.<p>That’s a huge hassle, because often times it’s hard to know where they are stored, who …

Startups

A top Coinbase exec explains the master plan to turn the $1.6 billion cryptocurrency exchange into the next Google

Coinbase is one of the hottest startups in tech — and with good reason. The cryptocurrency exchange hit $1 billion in annual revenue as this year's bitcoin mania sent the popular digital coin surging up to almost $20,000, before it came back down.<p>With a reported 10 million customers served on the …

Computer Science

New Research Says You Will Need This 1 Rare Management Skill to Be Successful

As the new poster boy for "Managing Compassionately," LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner has just raised the bar for leaders everywhere.<p>Conventional management thinking demands that standard work traits that drive results -- things like persistence, sacrifice, grit, resilience -- are what most bottom-line …

Leadership

Best Used Cars for Under $20,000

Buying a pre-owned car is more than just a great way to save money—it could get you into a model that has safety and luxury features you couldn’t …

8 Free Travel Sites and Apps for Planning Your Next Vacation

Even once you have a destination in mind, the logistics of figuring out how to plan your trip can be a little stressful, right? There’s a lot of grunt work in figuring out how to make everything happen. You’ve got to book your flights, figure out where to stay, determine if you need additional …

Travel Deals

The 7 Cheapest Franchises on the Entrepreneur Franchise 500 List

Seven inexpensive franchises you can buy for less than $5,000.<p>Associate Editor, Contributed Content<p>Starting a business isn't cheap. You have to worry about all sorts of costs, from finding a location and hiring employees to more mundane things like buying supplies and paying bills. If you're …

Small Business

This $13 Kobra OBD-II reader tells your phone all about your car

Kobra's Wi-Fi OBD-II car code reader and scanner is down to $13.29 with code <b>ALUA3DVB</b> on Amazon. This is the best price we've ever seen on it. The …

Want Your Video to go Viral? The Rules Have all Changed | Inc.com

Think about the online content you consume and share the most. Most likely, it's video. Whether it's a Facebook ad for something you're actually tempted to buy, or a YouTube clip that triggers an emotional response driving you to share it with your friends and family, video is a powerful tool for …

Marketing

An early stage startup investor made its term sheet public to increase transparency in tech investment

Early stage startup investor Forward Partners has published its pre-seed term sheet, giving entrepreneurs a detailed look at what they can expect from a funding deal.<p>You can see the term sheet below.<p>A term sheet is a non-binding agreement between a startup founder and their investor, and covers …

Venture Capital

4 Cryptocurrencies That Could Surpass Bitcoin

Could bitcoin's dominance as the world's largest digital currency by market cap soon come to an end?<p>Historically, the stock market has been the …

Cryptocurrency

The Best Marijuana Stocks to Buy in 2018

These pot stocks all have one big thing in common: location.<p>In case you hadn't noticed, the marijuana industry is absolutely on fire. According to …

Cannabis

Google Gives SEO A Little Love

Google's latest video series focuses on helping webmasters and search engine optimization professionals with short answers to their webmaster and SEO …

Advertising Industry

Pushpin — An Open Source Library That Turns REST APIs into Realtime APIs

An intro to evented APIs and how to build them with Pushpin<p>“Real-time” is becoming an omnipresent force in the modern tech stack. As consumers demand …

Microservices

From Facebook to Google, here's what you can expect in job interviews at the 25 best places to work in America

<b>• Glassdoor published its list breaking down the best companies of 2018.</b><p><b>• If you want to land a job at one of these organizations, you're going to have to bring your A game to the interview.</b><p><b>• Using data from Glassdoor, Business Insider took a look at what it's like to interview at these beloved</b> …

Employment

7 things that could help improve your memory

Smartphones and the internet have changed just about everything, including our brains.<p>With limitless information at our fingertips, it's no surprise that our ability to store and recall information has begun to atrophy. This mental reliance on technology is often referred to as the Google Effect.<p>A …

Harvard

Teenage math whiz to represent Canada on world stage

Howard Halim is a math genius.<p>Yeah — just hold that math-nerd-stereotype for a second while we add that he’s also a heckuva squash player.<p>And an ace …

The Feds just asked a huge healthcare company who their real clients are and the answer is totally unsatisfying

The SEC has been trying to get to the bottom of a very important question for Express Scripts, the country's biggest pharmacy benefits manager (PBM).<p>The question is: <i>Who are your clients?</i><p>Ideally, in Express Scripts' business, the client is ultimately you — or whoever pays for your health insurance. …

Pharma

10 top-rated car-buying apps

This article is reprinted by permission from NerdWallet.<p>There’s an app for everything today, so why not use them for car shopping?<p>Shopping for a car …

Apps

New SEO Ranking Factors Study Suggests Possible Shift in Google Search Algorithms | Inc.com

Image source: SEMrush<p>Here's an overview of their findings.<p>Direct Website Traffic is the Most Influential Ranking Factor!<p>This was an extremely unusual finding because generally "direct website traffic" (when a user heads straight to a site rather than say, navigating via some other channel like a …

SEO