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Elon Musk Once Gave Some Surprising Business Advice. 4 Years Later, It's Clearly Quite Brilliant

The road to self-improvement is a lifelong process.<p>Does a high IQ contribute to success? Certainly. But not without hard work, experimentation, failing forward, and an undying devotion to self-improvement.<p>Take Elon Musk, one of the smartest people on the planet. The driving force behind Tesla, …

The Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse Trailer Drops Marvel Bombs That'll Have You Screaming

We’ve been waiting for years to see Miles Morales on the big screen and from the looks of things, when we finally see him in <i>Spider-Man: Into the</i> …

5 TEDx Talks That Will Help You Learn How to Focus

These TEDx talks teach the power of mindfulness and how it can help overcome common obstacles in your business and your life.<p>Although we know it's best to be fully present in everything we do throughout the day--it's tough to do this without practice and guidance on how to stay focused.<p>When we are …

See 30 Amazing Places in North America

TravelPhoto Gallery<p>From stunning natural vistas to grand urban landscapes, from Canada to the Caribbean, these breathtaking photos transport you across the continent.<p>Home to nearly 600 million people, North America's immensity is matched only by its diversity. Simmering volcanoes, dazzling …

National Parks

Comcast: if you don't subscribe to cable TV, we won't sell you high-speed internet

Comcast has found a new way to stem "cord-cutting" (cutting off your cable TV subscription in favor of subscription services like Netflix, or, as in …

Photos of KFC Fried Chicken as Fiery Explosions

Here’s something that’s strange yet creative. KFC Hong Kong wanted to promote its Hot & Spicy fried chicken, so the ad agency Ogilvy & Mather Hong …

Hong Kong

The Latest: Weinstein spokeswoman wants #MeToo recognition

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the Pulitzer Prizes (all times local):<p>6:40 p.m.<p>A spokeswoman for Harvey Weinstein says she hopes that the activist who founded the #MeToo movement gets as much recognition as the journalists who won Pulitzers for revealing sexual harassment and assault allegations …

Columbia University

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 …

Washington University in St. Louis

Massive new drawings revealed in Peru — and they're much older than the Nazca Lines

Using drone cameras, scientists have documented spectacular line drawings newly discovered in southern Peru. They are likely much older than the famous Nazca lines.<p>The latest line drawings show geometric figures portraying humans, apes and a whale, according to a report published in <i>National</i> …

Archaeology

Leap Motion's headset has hand tracking and could be the future of AR

Leap Motion has been working on Project North Star, an open source augmented reality hardware and UX design project centered on interaction. The …

Augmented Reality

Craigslist ad seeking attorney for 'difficult client' in D.C. is the ultimate Trump troll

President Donald Trump is currently short on attorney, and since it looks like he's gonna need one (or two), an anonymous good Samaritan decided to …

15 Documentaries on Netflix That Will Inspire You to Be More Creative

When we think of documentaries, we often think of the films that investigate harsh truths about our world. The Oscar tends to go to a documentary …

Someone on Instagram is posting videos of the moments commuters miss their trains — and they're painful to watch

There's an Instagram account dedicated to collecting footage of commuters in Sydney missing their trains — and it's highly amusing.<p>The account, @missedyabus , which has almost 26,000 followers, posts videos capturing the painful moments when people try to catch their train. Some even act as if they …

Commuting

How to Heal our feelings of Rejection—in work, love, or any other Life Situation.

<i>Bonus: How to Bike Every Day:</i><p><b>We can be affected by rejection in many different ways.</b><p>I might apply for a job, and get rejection after rejection. I …

One of Hawking's Last Messages For Humanity Was a Warning We Should All Heed

His mind saw our Universe differently.<p>If Stephen Hawking was a star, he'd have gone out like a supernova.<p>Not one to fade into retirement quietly, the …

Former BioShock, Dishonored Devs Announce New Game The Blackout Club

Knock out.<p>The Blackout Club is a cooperative horror game from Question, a studio built by industry veterans whose work includes BioShock 2, BioShock …

Evil genius makes an organ by reconfiguring 44 Furbies

Almost exactly 20 years ago, Tiger Electronics changed the world with its release of the Furby—a toy owl-meets-hamster creature that became the first …

I've started to mine cryptocurrency, and it's surprisingly easy — but I'm still 8 months away from breaking even

I have two of the most powerful graphics cards you can buy: the GTX 1080, which I then upgraded to the GTX 1080 Ti. And they just so happen to be some of the best graphics cards for mining cryptocurrencies.<p>Cryptomining is the process of solving complex problems to verify digital transactions using …

Cryptocurrency

People Notice There’s Something Wrong With The Rock’s New Movie Poster, And Things Escalate Quickly

People are calling Dwayne Johnson ‘The Rock-et’ after he shared a poster of his upcoming movie. The action thriller is set in the not-so-distant …

Here are 5 American sex norms Europeans think are crazy

Europeans tend to see a lot of American ideals and behaviors as bizarre. In particular, they aren’t wild about our politics and our food (though they …

Call of Duty

18 Photos That Will Make You Lose Your Faith In Mankind

Lock them up and throw away the key.

23 Photos That Are Frustrating To Look At

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25+ Satirical Illustrations By The Realist That Will Make You Think

Asaf Hanuka is a talented Tel Aviv-based artist who became well known on the internet due to his often satirical auto-biographical webcomics.<p>The …

Microsoft releases PowerShell script to check if your PC is vulnerable to Meltdown and Spectre

In the wake of the Meltdown and Spectre chip bug revelations, people around the world are wondering whether or not they are affected. Bearing in mind …

Information Security

5 Books About the Future Elon Musk Thinks You Should Read

The Tesla boss is always thinking ahead.<p>Elon Musk has become one of the world’s most ambitious and successful leaders by building tools of the …

17 Things to Start Doing In Your 20s So You Don't Live In Regret In Your 40s

Quora and Reddit users shared ways to live life to the fullest before you hit middle age.<p>They say youth is wasted on the young.<p>It doesn’t have to be. …

Google is really good at design

The nerds have finally figured it out.<p>There’s a past version of me who probably wouldn’t have believed that the devices Google announced at its fall …

A Google exec shares the worst thing he hears in job interviews — and what applicants should say instead

It's not enough to just want to work at Google.<p>If you want to land a job at the tech giant, you're going to have to get more specific, said Hiroshi Lockheimer, Google's senior vice president of platforms and ecosystems.<p>"It's important to know what you are passionate about," he told Business …

Ikea is roasting Apple for overpriced charging mats

Ikea started a new ad campaign for their wireless charging devices in response to Apple's launch of the iPhone X and iPhone 8 and their "new" …

Which programming languages earn you the most money? Use this calculator to check

Find out how much your skills are worth in North America and Europe.<p>Stack Overflow, the developer community and jobs site, has launched a new salary …