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Here are 5 cars that are serious about competing with Tesla

The electric car has made leaps and bounds in terms capability and acceptability over the past few years. Leading the charge has been Tesla, whose Model S sedan has set a performance benchmarks for competitors looking to enter the segment.<p>A few year ago, there weren't very many car makers that took …

Tesla

The 5 Mistakes Standing Between You and Your First Million

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Creating a seven-figure business online was improbable 10 or even just five years ago, but as technology improves globally, there are more seven-figure earners than ever before. The total number of millionaire households reached 9.6 …

Entrepreneurship

Oprah Winfrey Explains Why She Never Wanted Children!

No kids necessary for this lady!<p><b>Oprah Winfrey</b> recently mentioned how her "eggs are dying on the shelf," and yet she has no regrets about having no …

The Small Business Guide to Creating a Perfect Logo

Your logo is not just a picture; it's your brand's identity. Used in virtually all marketing materials, from your website and business cards to advertisements and social media, it plays a prominent role not only in people remembering your brand, but how they perceive the value of it.<p>If you want to …

Graphic Design

How 10 of the Biggest Hip-Hop Stars Got Their Rap Names

We take a look at how some of the world’s biggest hip-hop artists, both past and present, got their names.<p>What’s in a name? For rappers – whether …

Two Fearless New Jazz Records Declare War on Urban Radio

<i>Esperanza Spalding and Robert Glasper release albums incorporating pop and R&B with lyrics about taking over the airwaves.</i><p>AP Images<p>Black radio sucks.<p>That's a sentiment you often hear in conversations about the quality of contemporary black American radio, particularly with regards to its music …

Diana Ross’ Daughter Recreated One Of Her Mom’s Music Videos

Tracee Ellis Ross is primarily a comedic actress, and you can currently see her on ABC’s sitcom <i>Black-ish</i>. However, she has a musical lineage to her, and this is not in reference to her rap alter-ego T-Murda. Ross is the daughter of the legendary soul artist Diana Ross, and recently she decided to …

Elevator pitch: Some dos and don’ts (Infographic)

Imagine meeting a potential customer in an elevator. What would you tell them? How would explain, in less than 30 seconds, the value proposition of …

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Questlove's Top 5 Picks at L.A. Food & Wine

Ever since launching at L.A. Live five years ago, the mega-luxe Los Angeles Food & Wine extravaganza has incorporated music into the weekend, usually …

Guilty of being black in a white world: The ludicrous reason these women were thrown off of a train last weekend

<b>(Lisa Renee Johnson)</b><p>The Napa Valley Wine Train left a 10-woman book club on the side of the train tracks… and for what?<p>Brittney Cooper<p>August 26, 2015 9:46pm (UTC)<p>Over the weekend, the Sistahs on the Reading Edge Book Club, composed of 10 Black women and one white woman, were kicked off the Napa …

Thinking About Giving Up? Read This First

We all become discouraged. Before you throw in the towel on something you've been working toward, remember that every difficulty is an opportunity in disguise.<p>What do J.K. Rowling, Walt Disney, Albert Einstein, Vincent van Gogh, Thomas Edison, and Dr. Seuss have in common? They all failed miserably …

Go Inside Alicia Keys' 32-Room, $14.9 Million Mansion

She has the pool room of your dreams, our dreams, everyone's dreams.<p>Celebrity apartments in Manhattan are <i>nice</i>, but celebrity mansions right outside of the city are just insane—see Alicia Keys' 32-room house in Englewood, New Jersey. The $14.9 million property she owns with Swizz Beatz boasts 8 …

One of Silicon Valley's top angel investors shares 8 books that changed his life

He's invested in well over 100 startups, including several "unicorns" like Twitter and Uber that went on to become huge companies. He is also the founding CEO of AngelList, a resource for entrepreneurs and angel investors to find each other and make deals.<p>He recently spoke with "The 4-Hour …

Silicon Valley

Janelle Monáe receives singing telegram courtesy of Prince – watch

Friend and collaborator requests a copy of new album 'The Electric Lady' via unconventional method<p>Janelle Monae recently received a singing telegram …

Janet Jackson Writes Note to Aaliyah on 14th Anniversary of Singer's Death

Gone but not forgotten.<p>Tuesday marked the 14th anniversary of singer Aaliyah‘s tragic death and judging from the thousands of tributes on social …

Janet Jackson