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The Year in Film: 1986

Welcome to our latest recurring feature, The Year in Film! So much of our coverage is devoted to the here-and-now of movies, and that’s all well and …

Movies

10 Free Video Series for Learning to Design in Photoshop

If you’re new to the design world then Photoshop may feel intimidating. But it’s the most useful design software you can learn for handling all types …

Web Design

Dunning-Kruger Effect: Why Incompetent People Think They Are Superior

The Dunning-Kruger effect is a type of cognitive bias in which people believe that they are smarter and more capable than they really are. …

Psychology

Explaining Stable Coins, The Holy Grail Of Cryptocurrency

A “stable coin” is a cryptocurrency that is pegged to another stable asset, like gold or the U.S. dollar. It’s a currency that is global, but is not tied to a central bank and has low volatility. This allows for practical usage of using cryptocurrency like paying for things every single day.<p>Coins …

Cryptocurrency

How to Raise Happy Kids: 10 Steps Backed by Science

<b>When you ask parents what they want for their kids, what’s usually the most common reply? They want their children to be</b> <b>happy</b><b>.</b><p>Via Raising Happiness: …

Happiness

Why It Makes Perfect Sense for Netflix and Amazon to Buy Up Movie Theaters

Spoiler alert below.<p>Netflix (NFLX) , or Action Alerts Plus holding Amazon (AMZN) , will buy a national chain of movie theaters, busting the entire …

Netflix Has Secret Codes to Unlock Hidden Shows and Movies

It's time to re-up the queue.<p>If your Netflix queue is starting to just show you the same predictable shows and genres, this may be the hack you've been waiting for.<p>As we all know, Netflix selects our recommended shows and movies based on our previously watched queues. This means that if you share …

What It Takes to Be a Billionaire

For many, a six-figure salary is the endgame, the true sign that you've made it in life. But, among those who top lists like the Forbes 100, a six- …

Entrepreneurship

These Courses Teach Business School Basics To Help You Land A New Job In 2018

It’s like all the benefits of business school without the massive student loans.<p>Once upon a time, workers didn’t have to adapt to new technology at …

Never-Before-Seen Mineral Found Inside a Diamond

Calcium silicate perovskite (CaSiO3) is thought to be the fourth most abundant mineral on the planet, but until recently, it had never been observed …

How The World's Billionaires Got So Rich

There are many possible ways to become one of the world’s richest people. Some billionaires built arcade machines, made wedding dresses, sold soy sauce or invented hot new apps, then saw their fortunes multiply. Others grew tech firms to sky-high valuations and got ultra-wealthy along the way. …

Real Estate

Daylight Saving Time begins on Sunday, and you should be furious

Daylight Saving Time is a global ritual concept as dumb as its name implies.<p>On Sunday, March 11, right at 2:00 a.m., clocks and phones across North America will jump ahead one hour to begin Daylight Saving Time (DST) until next year; on March 25, most of Europe will follow suit. (And no, it's not …

Time Management

10 subtle signs you're smarter than you think you are

You might be surprised to know which of your quirks can reveal your inner genius.<p>1. You accept that there are plenty of things you don't know<p>You may think that pretending you know everything, even when you don't, makes you come across as smarter. But in reality, people who aren't afraid to be …

Psychology

Use your car for your small business? The new tax law is good news for you

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) has plenty of good news for small businesses and their owners, including super-favorable first-year depreciation …

Finance

Porsche unveils its insanely fast Tesla Model X rival

Porsche continues to target Tesla. After taking a swipe at the Model S, X and 3 maker last week, the German automaker just surprised us in Geneva with the Mission E Cross Turismo SUV (even though Porsche calls it a CUV, a cross utility vehicle). Watch out Model X.<p>Gallery: Porsche Cross Tourismo …

10 Brutal Lessons You Need to Learn Before Getting Rich

You'll never have enough billions to buy a new personality, so start improving the one you got for free.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There is a common perception that upon obtaining wealth, the positive and negative qualities in people become more pronounced. …

Self-improvement

Amazon has a $27 multi-color LED light strip that syncs to your music

When we first caught wind of the DotStone Music-Syncing LED Strip Lights, we thought they sounded kind of cheesy, to be honest. Then we actually …

11 Weird and Interesting Words in English

How Many Do You Know?<p>Word lovers and Scrabble players alike often seek out and celebrate weird and interesting words, challenging themselves to …

The 4 Types of Problem-Solvers (and Why Knowing Which One You Are Will Make You More Successful)

There is more to motivation than ambition and work ethic. Learn how to recognize and maximize key drivers for business success.<p>Entrepreneurs are typically highly motivated individuals. Driven and ambitious, they see the reward in taking less predictable approaches and embracing routines that stray …

Self-improvement

Today's Must-Reads For Entrepreneurs: Why In-N-Out Burger Pays Store Managers $160,000 A Year

News and insights from around the Web:<p><b>Human Resources</b><p>The founder of Venture For America is predicting riots in the street (and running for president): “‘All you need is self-driving cars to destabilize society,’ Mr. Yang, 43, said over lunch at a Thai restaurant in Manhattan last month, in his …

U.S. Dept. of Energy

Why Most People Never Start a Business and Why Some Do

It's easy to think that business people have an inherent 'business sense' that can't be learned, but this is very far from the truth<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>In Asia, in fact, all …

Entrepreneurship

14 Teeth Whiteners That Actually Really, Really Work

Charcoal powder, whitening paste, and LED kits that won't break the bank but will definitely whiten your smile!!<p><b>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a small share of sales from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock</b> …

How Young Millionaires Invest Their Money | Investopedia

Achieving millionaire, or even billionaire status, is something many of us have dreamed about. There are a multitude of ways to achieve this level of …

10 ways to invest your money in 2018

Wine<p>Thanks to the demand-supply imbalance that comes with wine, it’s no surprise, then, that it’s been one of the best performing investments for …

The Fastest Path to the CEO Job, According to a 10-Year Study

Some people’s careers take off, while others’ take longer — or even stall out.<p>Common wisdom says that the former attend elite MBA programs, land high-powered jobs right out of school at prestigious firms, and climb the ladder straight to the top, carefully avoiding risky moves. But our data shows a …

Leadership

All the Monopoly rules you've probably been playing wrong your whole life

Over the Christmas period, it's likely you'll bust out the Monopoly board at least once.<p>But this can turn nasty very quickly, with tantrums and flipped boards, because Monopoly isn't actually supposed to be a game that's fun to play.<p>We know this, because there's always one victor, while everyone …

Board Games

Kids Don’t Have Parents Anymore—They Have ‘Sharents’

Your kid could be your ticket to likes, fame, and money. Or your kid could be your kid.<p>Who and what is a “sharent” exactly? If you have both a child …

Parenting

12 Ways to Elevate Your Personal Brand in 2018

Tips you can use next year to build your brand.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you aren't fully committed to building your personal brand yet, it's time to go all-in. I'm a huge advocate when it comes to personal branding -- it's how I built my first marketing …

Marketing

You Need a VPN, and Here's Why

A virtual private network, or VPN, can help you secure your web traffic and protect your anonymity online from snoops, spies, and anyone else who …

Privacy

This Is the Only Farewell Email You Need to Send When Leaving Your Job

It's nuanced.<p>A goodbye letter can tell you a lot about an employee.<p>When Marissa Mayer left Yahoo in June, the infamous micro-manager sent her staff a …

Employment