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Germany’s Unicorn Craze

The mythical creature rises in uncertain times.<p>Sometime in 2016, as Germany was reeling from disagreements over migration, politics, and national identity, the country received a magical visitor. The unicorn appeared on hats, liqueur bottles, cereal boxes, condom wrappers. By last summer, it seemed …

Unicorns

Luxury camper van can go off grid for days

And it’s for sale!<p>The outdoors world is chock-full of DIY conversion vans, (it’s a big reason why we started a brand-new van-focused community group) and many of them are marvels of ingenuity and sweat equity. But sometimes you need to turn to the professionals for a van with all the luxuries of …

RVs

The first photos from Virgin Galactic’s test flight are breathtaking

Virgin Galactic made a major leap forward in its aerospace ambitions this week. On Thursday, SpaceShipTwo <i>VSS Unity</i> completed its first successful …

Space Travel

Here Are Nearly 1,200 Coursera Courses That Are Still Completely Free

Courses from 166 universities, including Stanford, Georgia Tech, Yale, Duke, and Michigan, are part of the list.<p>Are Coursera courses still free? At Class Central, we get that question so often that I wrote a guide to answer it. Generally speaking, Coursera courses are free to audit but if you want …

Online Education

Facebook’s Data Crackdown Has Two Winners: Facebook and Google

Facebook Inc. is putting tighter controls on data flowing through its giant social network in response to the worst privacy crisis in its history. …

Digital Advertising

Putting Humans at the Center of Health Care Innovation

The healthcare industry has long relied on traditional, linear models of innovation – basic and applied research followed by development and commercialization. While this “lab-bench to bedside” approach has improved healthcare globally, it can take years, even decades, for an innovation to get to …

Innovation

The Latest: Reddit says it banned 944 suspicious accounts

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Facebook's privacy scandal and Mark Zuckerberg's congressional testimony (all times local):<p>8:20 p.m.<p>Discussion forum company Reddit issued its transparency report for 2017 during Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's Senate appearance, saying it had found and banned 944 …

Internet

Google will ban ads promoting cryptocurrency and ICOs from June

Google’s move mirrors one made by Facebook in January<p>Google has announced it will ban advertisements that promote cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings (ICOs) starting from June. Google announced the move as part of an update to its policy, which will also ban other risky financial products. …

Cryptocurrency

The Definitive Guide to Licensing: When You Get a Great Idea, What Do You Do Next?

An entrepreneur who sees somebody's good idea get licensed once a week tells you exactly how to pursue your own good idea.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>Stephen Key is an expert on licensing consumer-product ideas. His book about inventing,</i> One Simple Idea, <i>has been</i> …

Licensing

Pitching an Investor? This Is Exactly How Many Slides You Should Have in Your Pitch Deck

A killer investor presentation only needs to convey these key things.<p>When I sit down with new startup founders, most ask me about one thing: raising money.<p>This is smart of them, because, as I've stated previously, fundraising needs to be one of the core competencies of any young company. Yet for …

Profit

These 6 Companies Have Some of the Best Possible Employee Benefits (Yes, They're That Good)

Unlimited vacation, remote working environment, and dog-friendly offices -- need I say more?<p>Many people overlook the importance of a company's benefits when searching for a new job. It's easy to focus on the salary and title, but job seekers should remember that benefits make up about 30% of …

The Workplace

The Data Is Already Here, It's Just Not Equally Distributed

Many enterprises find early success at “proving the concept” of industrial IoT, but fail to realize monetary benefits from their investments. …

DevOps with Cloud Computing Bundle | TNW Deals

<b>DevOps on AWS</b><p>Learn How to Setup Your infrastructure on The Cloud<p>Software development is a time-consuming process that requires coding, testing, bug fixing, recoding, testing, deployment, and more. The whole process takes weeks, months, and sometimes even years to build a product. DevOps, however, …

How to Debug Any Problem

The ability to quickly and effectively find and resolve bugs in new and established systems is one of the most valuable engineering skills that you …

Software Development

A Very Brief History Of Blockchain Technology Everyone Should Read

When Satoshi Nakamoto, whose true identity is still unknown, released the whitepaper Bitcoin: A Peer to Peer Electronic Cash System in 2008 that described a “purely peer-to-peer version of electronic cash” known as Bitcoin, blockchain technology made its public debut. Blockchain, the technology …

Blockchain

Next-Generation Crypto-Ledgers Take the Block Out of Blockchain

A group of U.S. credit unions looking to pool resources considered the Bitcoin and Ethereum blockchains to track their business, but wound up …

Blockchain

Here's what cities will look like in 30 years

Buildings will be run by an artificial intelligence personality (hello building-version Siri!)<p>The report envisions that building occupants will be …

3D Printing

In 10 Years We Won't Have Blockchains

<i>Will Murphy is the vice president for blockchain at of Talla.com, the company behind Botchain, a blockchain for managing autonomous intelligent</i> …

Blockchain

This electric jet can take off vertically and travel almost 190 miles per hour — and it's already being prototyped

Move over, Elon Musk. A German startup developing an electric, car-sized aircraft that can take off and land vertically just received a prestigious award — and the technology is seriously impressive.<p>Founded by a group of entrepreneurs in 2015, Lilium is developing the aircraft as a new form of …

Aviation

How mould and damp in your home affects your body and health - and what to do about it

With the wet and cold weather sticking around, damp and mould might be on the rise in your home - but there's ways to prevent and tackle it.<p>Rather …

‘99.9999%’ uptime — it’s an illusion.

say thank you to the engineers<p>The chime was faint, but my eyes flew open instantly. Before I could process where the sound originated, my phone was …

Google Hangouts

Five tech jobs that AI and automation will make radically more efficient

Technologies like machine learning and artificial intelligence are already impacting many industries. Here are five jobs that will get the biggest …

“We’re in a diversity crisis”: cofounder of Black in AI on what’s poisoning algorithms in our lives - MIT Technology Review

Artificial intelligence is an increasingly seamless part of our everyday lives, present in everything from web searches to social media to home …

Artificial Intelligence

Alphabet Just Made an Announcement That Should Terrify Uber

The age of the self-driving ridesharing service has arrived.<p>Lost in all of the headlines about lower advertising margins, a marketwide sell-off, and …

Tech Startups Aren't the Hottest in America Anymore. Here's What Replaced Them

High-tech companies are most likely to grow fast.<p>In a game of word association, the prompt "entrepreneur" might elicit responses like "Silicon Valley," "venture capital," and (pick one) "Zuckerberg"/"Musk"/"Jobs." But, in actuality, the large majority of fast-growth companies are not in tech at all.<p>…

Startups

Google is bringing AI-powered one-tap replies to all your messaging apps

Smart Reply, my favorite Gmail feature that lets you respond to emails by simply tapping on a contextually relevant message, is coming to a bunch more apps, thanks to Google’s experimental division, Area120, reports Android Police.<p>The new superpower will arrive in the form of Reply, an app that the …

Three ways AI will revolutionize email marketing

Not only is artificial intelligence (AI) one of the hottest topics in the media today, it’s also one of the biggest points of discussion among email …

Artificial Intelligence

AngelList is funding the minor leagues of venture capital (and giving founders $500,000 to start)

AngelList, a startup-funding website, announced today it was launching Angel Funds to let “founders back founders.” The $35 million initiative will arm startup veterans with millions of dollars to invest in early-stage startups. AngelList co-founder Naval Ravikant envisions creating the …

Venture Capital

Why 2017 Is The Year To Make The Entrepreneurial Leap

There has never been a better time to start a business than now.<p>The abundance of tools and resources available for entrepreneurs has skyrocketed in …

Startups

How to Create Instagram Lead Ads

Do you advertise on Instagram? Want more leads? Instagram lead ads let you collect valuable contact information from potential customers without …

Customers